Fund raising events are organized annually by the Fundación Gonzalo Rodriguez to add new collaborators to the cause. National and international events have been organized to get organizations, companies and individuals involved in the project.
The Fundación Gonzalo Rodríguez organized its annual fund-raising event, an unforgettable show by murga Agarrate Catalina, on July 26, 2016, at the Sodre Auditorium.
After years of organizing “Companies in Motion”, a fund-raising dinner, in 2016 there was a shift to a large-scale event, an opportunity for the whole population to collaborate with the foundation and its work promoting child road safety.
“Companies in Motion” is a charity event that started in Uruguay in the year 2010 as part of the FGR´s 10º Anniversary; it was organized annually, without interruptions; last one was held in 2015. "Companies in Motion" gathered leading companies with outstanding performance in their Corporate Social Responsibility in Uruguay
In 2002 with support from international motor sport, the FGR conducts the first edition of the charity event WINNING ATTITUDES AWARDS (WAA) in Monza-Italy, while the last round of the Formula 3000 (GP2 Series) was taking place. Teams and drivers were acknowledged not only for their sport performance, but also for their attitudes towards their teams, solidarity, among others. The main award was the “Gonzalo Rodriguez Special Award”, replica of a work in homage to Gonzalo by Uruguayan artist Pablo Atchugarry.
“Winning Attitudes Awards” celebrated the spirit present in races, physical performance, and team work, among the winners there were: Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg, Nelson Piquet jr, Bruno Senna, Karum Chandhok, Giorgio Pantano, Kazuki Nakajima and Lucas di Grassi, among others.
Some of the Formula 1 drivers that attended the event were: Juan Pablo Montoya, Mark Webber, Fernando Alonso, Rubens Barrichello, Jenson Button, Nico Rosberg, Giancarlo Fisichella, Nick Heidfeld, Justin Wilson, among others.