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CAAF Charity Event Information

Mattel has sent along some news about the upcoming CAAF (Children Afected by AIDS Foundation) Charity Event to benefit children affected by AIDS. Please take a moment to read about the event and see pictures of some very special Pixar Cars items that they are donating for auction to raise money for this important cause. mattel.gif

This is a group that raises money for children affected by AIDS. Every year Mattel donates several one-of-a-kind toys to be auctioned off. This year one of those items is a CARS collector case. The event is called the Dream Halloween. It will be held Saturday, October 27 from 5pm to 8:30pm at Barker Hanger in the Santa Monica Air Hanger. (3021 Airport Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90405). Jamie Lee Curtis will be the celebrity host and the event will be chaired by Bob Eckert CEO of Mattel and Jerry Storch CEO of Toys R Us.
For more information please go to: and click on “events”. You can be present in person or call in a bid over the phone.


Here is information about the CARS display case:

  • Size 32” H x 32” W x 6” D, Weight Approx. 20-30 lbs. Holds 70 slots for up to 75-80 cars.
  • Holds two Exclusive deco McQueen CARS. – a Red Rangsburg Lightning McQueen and a Dinoco Blue Rangsburg McQueen.
  • In addition this set will contain early releases of 2008 CARS die cast characters, Not Chuck, Security SUV, Richard Clayton Kensington, Piston Cup Tow Truck, Pit Crew Guido, and Pit Crew Ramone.
  • CARS logo cut from solid Aluminum Billet. Case will be lit.
  • Signed by John Lasseter.
  • Wood Billboard frame.
  • Free standing base or can be hung on wall.
  • More than $300 dollars worth of Die Cast cars.


Thanks to Mattel for sending along this information. If you would like to learn more about the CAAF charity benefitting children affected by AIDS please see the link below.

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