Corvettes For A Cure

2009 Event Summary

Our 6th annual event was Sunday, 9-13-2009.

Corvettes for a Cure was held at the Center for Arts & Technology Pickering Campus located at 1580 Charlestown Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460

We had 90 cars in attendance and raised $3,899 for the Alzheimer's Association! This brings our 6 year total to $18,000!

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2009 Winners
C1 Stock - 1st Place NONE
C1 Stock - 2nd Place NONE
C1 Stock - 3rd Place NONE
C1 Modified - 1st Place Lorrin Young - Monton, PA
1962 Maroon Convertible
C1 Modified - 2nd Place NONE
C1 Modified - 3rd Place NONE
C2 Stock - 1st Place Karl Humma - Pottstown, PA
1964 Riverside Red Coupe
C2 Stock  - 2nd Place Bruce Passner - Exton, PA
1967 Blue Convertible
C2 Stock - 3rd Place Wayne Scott - Pottstown, PA
1965 Blue Coupe
C2 Modified - 1st Place NONE
C2 Modified - 2nd Place NONE
C2 Modified - 3rd Place NONE
C3 Stock - 1st Place Bob Hamel - Collegeville, PA
1972 Warbonnet Yellow Coupe
C3 Stock - 2nd Place Scott Foresta - Phoenixville, PA
1972 White Coupe
C3 Stock - 3rd Place Pam & Paul Kulp - Stowe, PA
1982 Black Coupe
C3 Modified - 1st Place Kerry Detwiler - Harleysville, PA
1973 Burgundy Convertible
C3 Modified - 2nd Place John Schneider - Pottstown, PA
1968 Bronze Convertible
C3 Modified - 3rd Place Jim & Patty Nolan - Ivyland, PA
1970 Maroon Convertible
C4 Stock - 1st Place Andrew Saft - Harrisburg, PA
1994 Polo Green Coupe
C4 Stock - 2nd Place Ron Rahmer - Trappe, PA
1987 Red Convertible
C4 Stock - 3rd Place Sal Curro - Temple, PA
1990 Quasar Blue Metallic Coupe
C4 Modified - 1st Place Guy & Joan Moyers - Exton, PA
1988 Red Coupe
C4 Modified - 2nd Place Frank Kraemer - Macungie, PA
1993 Competition Yellow Coupe
C4 Modified - 3rd Place Jim McGoldrick - West Chester, PA
1995 Torch Red Coupe
C5 Stock - 1st Place Brian Ernst - Phoenixville, PA
2002 Red Coupe
C5 Stock - 2nd Place Michael Crank - Hockessin, DE
2004 Lemans Blue Coupe
C5 Stock - 3rd Place Paul Olshefski - Elverson, PA
2004 Lemans Blue Coupe
C5 Modified - 1st Place Larry Hamilton - West Chester, PA
2004 Blue Convertible
C5 Modified - 2nd Place John Burbich - Perkiomenville, PA
2003 Red Coupe
C5 Modified - 3rd Place Doug Wilson - Baltimore, MD
2002 Mag Red Coupe
C6 Stock - 1st Place Ronald Small - Langhorne, PA
2007 White Coupe
C6 Stock - 2nd Place Scott Foresta - Phoenixville, PA
2005 Magnetic Red Coupe
C6 Stock - 3rd Place Dutch & Linda DeHoog - New Cumberland, PA
2008 Jet Stream Blue Coupe
C6 Modified - 1st Place Ron & Patty Hansel - Camp Hill, PA
2007 Lemans Blue Coupe
C6 Modified - 2nd Place Mary Markley - Zieglerville, PA
2005 Lemans Blue Convertible
C6 Modified - 3rd Place Daniel R Kelly III - Barto, PA
2006 Red Convertible
TLC Award Kathleen Galop - Parsippany, NJ
1972 Red Coupe
Best of Show
Lorrin Young - Monton, PA
1962 Maroon Convertible
Best Club Attendance TIE:
Corvette Club of Delaware Valley
Chester County Corvette Club

We moved the show from July to September and successfully beat the heat.

We added a Craft & Jewelry show in 2009!

We had 13 classes and 40 trophies were awarded.

Participant Judging returned

C5/C6 Tunes were performed by ECS! (see Event Highlights below for details)


2009 Event Highlights:

  • NEW CLASSING FOR 2009: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place trophies in 12 classes.
    • Stock: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5 & C6;
    • Modified: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5 & C6
  • TLC AWARD: Bring any Vette in any condition, as long as you can drive it to the show, and have the chance to win gift certificates from major parts vendors:
    • Corvette America $100 Gift Cert
  • Click here for Class Definitions
  • Best of Show: Trophy
  • Best Club Attendance: $100 to charity of their choice (Sponsored by Strictly Corvette - April 24-25, 2010)
  • C5/C6 Tunes by the great folks at ECS! East Coast Supercharging will have techs on site to perform tunes on C5s and C6s.  Rates are:
    • C5 $99
    • C6 $125
    • C6 with the A6 trans 2006 and up.. $149
  • LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: Live Performance by the Roger Girke Band - a great blues band!
  • GREAT LOCATION: Center for Arts Technology Pickering Campus located at 1580 Charlestown Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460
  • FOOD: Water Ice, Hot dogs, Cheese Nachos, Soda/Water, Chips and Fudge Brownies -- Provided by Dippers Heavenly Ice Cream and More (B:610-987-2838, C:610-804-9421,
  • FOOD: Chicken wraps ? 4 varieties: Southwest, BBQ, Hot Wing and plain.
    Grilled Bologna Sandwiches ? the proverbial ?blast from the past!?
    Sodas (Coke products) and Spring Water -- Provided by Big Dog Bites
  • CHINESE AUCTION: Every registered participant will get one free entry and can select which item they would most like to win and drop their entry ticket into the drawing for that item. Registrations and non-registrants will also have the opportunity to increase your chances of winning a particular item or multiple items by purchasing additional tickets for $1 a piece or $20 for a "wing-span" of tickets! 

2009 Event Schedule:

  • 10:00 am - Show Begins, Registration, Parking, Clean Up
  • 11:30 pm - Voting Begins
  • 12:00 pm - Roger Girke Band Performance
  • 1:30 pm - Voting Ends
  • 2:00 pm - Chinese Auction Drawing
  • 2:30 pm - Trophies and Raffle Drawings
  • 3:00 pm - Show Ends

2009 Raffle:

  • 50/50: Half goes to our charity, half to one lucky winner

2009 Door Prizes/CHINESE AUCTION:

To be awarded via Chinese Auction (see rules above):

  • Lia Sophia (Candy Merlino): Green-jewel tones stretch bracelet made with genuine abalone & cut crystals ($125 value)
  • Nuances (Nancy Maniscaldo): Bohemian Double-Strand Necklace ($120 value)
  • Lia Sophia (Candy Merlino): Necklace made of cut crystals in deep red-jewel tones, from 3 separate necklaces of 19", 22", & 30" that are detachable with a total of 7 different looks from just this one necklace ($110 value)
  • Premier Designs Jewelry: $50 Gift Certificate
  • Tastefully Simple Parties by E&S: a food basket full of different varieties of our products ($40)
  • Vicky Romanoski: Necklace ($35.00 value)
  • Kay Bryant: Silk and cotton handbag ($32 value)
  • Jacque Waterman: Mary Kay Satin Hands pampering set including Satin Smoothie Hand Scrub, Extra Emollient Night Cream, and Hand Cream. ($30 value)
  • Sarah Richards Designs: Sterling Silver Chainmaille Earrings ($30 value)
  • Claudine Pecherek: Beaded necklace and earring set ($30 value)
  • Suzanne Taylor: $25 Silpada gift certificate with new catalog and $5 polishing cloth attached in nice bag ($30 value)
  • Frankie Cyrway: Ben Franklin Character mug ($25.00 value)
  • Deena Kaplan: Glass Pendant ($25 value)
  • RR Studio: Pendant (2 @ $25 each)
  • Kristyn Wanish: Painted Birdhouse ($20 value)
  • Coach Scentsations (Donna Wolkowicz): 3 scented roses ($18 value)
  • Vicky Romanoski: Pair of earrings ($17 value)
  • Claudine Pecherek: Hand woven scarf ($15 value)
  • Jacque Waterman: Mary Kay Frosted Vanilla gift set including body butter, body mist, and body wash in a mesh gift bag. ($10 value)
  • Dottie Evans: Magnetic Hematite Bracelet
  • Fringe Flops (Rita Brown): Pair of fringe flops

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