Archive for October, 2011

Garlits vs. Gwynn Series Finale Set for Pomona, Nov. 12-13

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Paralyzed Champion Drag Racer Darrell Gwynn Racing Again at the Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona, Calif. as part of “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause”, Nov. 12-13  Race Marks Finale of Garlits vs. Gwynn Series; Cars from historic match races to be auctioned at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale for Charity DGF to Donate $17,000 […]

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A letter from Jihoon Kim, DGF Wheelchair Recipient

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

I remember the first day I came to Craig Hospital. I was really frustrated with the injury because I thought I could walk again within three months., but when the doctor told me about the reality, it shocked me, and I thought I lost everything. But it was not over. Here I am with this […]

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Jacqueline Woommavovah Receives Gift of Mobility from DGF

Monday, October 24th, 2011

NORMAN, Okla. – Jacqueline Woommavovah of Norman, Okla. received the Gift of Mobility from the Darrell Gwynn Foundation on behalf of its donors on Friday, October 21. She received a brand new custom $16,000 power wheelchair that will give her the gift of mobility, independence and freedom. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s mission is to provide […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Host 10th Annual Hot Shot “Hot Rods & Reels™” Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, November 19

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

NASCAR Drivers team up with Champion Racer Darrell Gwynn for a fun day of fishing to support people with paralysis HOMESTEAD, Fla. –– The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will host the Hot Shot “Hot Rods & Reels™” Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday, November 19 at 8:30 a.m. The event […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Donate $15,000 Wheelchair to Jihoon Kim of Denver at Craig Hospital, Oct. 10

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

 University of Colorado Student Sustained Spinal Cord Injury in Snowboarding Accident WHAT:              The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors and supporters, will donate a $15,000 wheelchair to Denver native Jihoon Kim, a 28 year-old graduate student at the University of Colorado. Kim sustained a spinal cord injury in a snowboarding accident that left […]

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