The donation deadline for this year’s Knoxville Racing Charitable Organization’s (KRCO) 7th Annual Fundraising Extravaganza is next week.

The KRCO is asking for donations for the silent and live auctions be made no later than Friday, February 16th. The event will be held Saturday, February 24th, at Dyer-Hudson Hall on the Marion County Fairgrounds in Knoxville. Along with silent and live auctions a meal will be prepared and served by Checkered Flag Concessions and 50/50 tickets will also be sold as well as other giveaways. Proceeds from the event help provide insurance policies, safety equipment and donations to injured drivers at the Knoxville Raceway. For more information contact Melinda O’Field at 641-891-4506, Brooke Nott at 319-240-8322 or Maureen Nichols at 641-891-7095 or email us at