Archive for February, 2012

University Dodge to Host the 24th Florida Mopar Nationals Car Show & Swap Meet to Benefit Darrell Gwynn Foundation, March 4

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Proceeds from the Sales of Food & Drinks at the Car Show Will Benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation WHAT: The 24th Florida Mopar Nationals Car Show & Swap Meet is open to all Mopar and AMC vehichles. Owners of these cars are encouraged to register their vehicles to show off their hot rods and compete […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Donates $7,500 to Speediatrics Unit at Halifax Health Medical Center, February 24

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation donated $7,500 to the Speediatrics Unit at Halifax Health Medical Center on Friday, February 24. The donation was made prior to the NextEra 250 NASCAR Truck Series race at the Daytona International Speedway. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s mission is to SUPPORT people with paralysis and PREVENT spinal […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Donates $20,000 Wheelchair to NASCAR Fan Spencer Blomquist at Hot Rods & Reels, February 24

Friday, February 24th, 2012

Donnie Allison Defends Title with Victory in Hot Rods & Reels – Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors, supporters, donated a $20,000 power wheelchair to Spencer Blomquist, a 23 year-old NASCAR fan and native of Cantonment, Fla. at its annual Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament with […]

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Donnie Allison Defends Title with Victory in Hot Rods & Reels – Daytona, February 24

Friday, February 24th, 2012

DGF Donates $20,000 Wheelchair to NASCAR Fan at the Event DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR Legend Donnie Allison defended his title from 2011 by winning the 2012 Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers on Lake Lloyd at the Daytona International Speedway on Friday, February 24. The annual event benefits the Darrell […]

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Hot Rods & Reels to Feature At Least Three Daytona 500 Champions; Boats Still Available

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – This year’s Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers on Friday, February 24 at 8:30 a.m. at the Daytona International Speedway will feature at least three Daytona 500 Champions. Scheduled to participate in the event are defending champion Trevor Bayne, along with Daytona 500 winners Ryan Newman and […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Donate $20,000 Wheelchair to Spencer Blomquist at Hot Rods & Reels™ Charity Fishing Tournament at Daytona International Speedway, February 24

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

NASCAR Drivers to Join Darrell Gwynn for Fishing Tournament & Wheelchair Donation WHAT: The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors and supporters, will donate a $20,000 custom power wheelchair to 23 year-old Spencer Blomquist of Cantonment, Fla. at the Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament. Spencer, a huge NASCAR fan, was the […]

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Wheelchair Recipient Update: Mark Dowdy

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Hello Carla. This is Mark and things couldn’t be better! (well they could, but I’ll take what I can get) haha… After receiving my chair from Darrell and the gang at the foundation I went to work, both on myself and my race team. I have been back behind the wheel of my racecar now […]

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