The family of Formula One legend Michael Schumacher launch the ’Keep Fighting' initiative
By: S. Harding, Xiro Xone News December 18, 2016 Updated: 8:21 PM
The family of seven time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher have launched a non-profit initiative called "Keep Fighting".
The initiative was launched via website www.keepfighting.ms, as well as social media such as Facebook and Twitter. the initiative wants to "spread the positive energy" shown by his supporters.
The statement on the website says: "Keep Fighting hopes to unite everybody inspired by Michael Schumacher to believe they should keep fighting and never give up. "Michael Schumacher is considered by many to be the best driver ever in Formula 1. His achievements on the racing track are undoubtedly unique, but he is also acknowledged by his achievements off the track.
"Michael's strong will, his loyalty to the ones close to him, his honest attitude towards his goals and convictions and his strict readiness to help others are an inspiration to many people around the world since many years. The Schumacher family and #TeamMichael invite you to join the Keep Fighting Community and welcome your involvement in this initiative. Keep Fighting aims to spread the positive energy that supporters of Michael have expressed to him over the years."
The initiative lists various projects in development such as the Michael Schumacher exhibition in Marburg, the Champions for Charity football match and the Michael Schumacher Private Collection exhibit at Motorworld Cologne (which is in the planning stage).
Michael Schumacher suffered a severe head injury in a skiing accident in December 2013, which he is still recovering from.