Archive for April, 2011

Grand Opening of Day Family Classic Cars Museum Set for June 22

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

All Proceeds from Grand Opening Event to Benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation WHAT: Car Collectors and philanthropist Tom & Diane Day will debut their brand new Day Family Classic Cars Museum with a grand opening celebration on June 22. All proceeds from the grand opening event will benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation whose mission is […]

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Watch the Wood Brothers Car Build for the Darrell Gwynn Foundation on Hot Rod TV, April 30 at 10 a.m. EST

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

DAVIE, Fla. – Speed Channel’s Hot Rod TV Show will feature an episode on the car build of the Wood Brothers Mercury Montego donated to the Darrell Gwynn Foundation for auction at Barrett-Jackson. The episode of Hot Rod TV titled “21” will air on Speed Channel on Saturday, April 30 at 10 a.m. EST. The […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s Patient Assistance Fund Donates $50,000 to Craig Hospital in 2010-11; Supports Many Individuals Recovering from Spinal Cord Injuries

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. –  The Darrell Gwynn Foundation has donated $50,000 to Craig Hospital through its Patient Assistance Fund in 2010-11 in an effort to SUPPORT individuals recovering from spinal cord injuries. In 2007, the Darrell Gwynn Foundation teamed up with Craig Hospital, one of the premier rehabilitation hospitals for patients with spinal cord injuries, to form […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Seeking Young Individuals in Southern California in Need of New Wheelchairs

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

 Foundation’s Wheelchair Donation Program Seeks to Help Individuals Facing Financial & Medical Hardships Who Are Unable to Obtain a Proper Wheelchair  DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation is seeking individuals in Southern California in need of a new life-changing wheelchair. The foundation operates a Wheelchair Donation Program which provides custom-built new wheelchairs for young […]

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Don Garlits & Darrell Gwynn Announce Full Schedule for “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause”

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

 NHRA Supernationals in Englishtown, N.J. & O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals in Charlotte Added to the Garlits vs. Gwynn Race Schedule DAVIE, Fla. – Legendary Drag Racers Don “Big Daddy” Garlits & Darrell “The Kid” Gwynn have renewed their racing rivalry as they are squaring off in “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause” […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Names Charles Blossom Chairman of the Board of Directors, April 20

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation announced that Charles “Chuck” Blossom has been named new Chairman of the Board of Directors on Wednesday, April 20. Blossom takes over for Darrell Gwynn who served as previous chairman. Blossom was elected chairman by his fellow Darrell Gwynn Foundation board members in April 2011. The Darrell Gwynn […]

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Tom & Cindy Wright Presented Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s “Above & Beyond” Award

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation presented longtime foundation supporters Tom & Cindy Wright the “Gary & Nick Above & Beyond Award” at its Wheels of Dreams Gala hosted by John & Jeanette Staluppi’s Cars of Dreams Museum on April 5, 2011. The award is named for the late Gary Clark and Nick Floch, […]

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