Archive for November, 2012

Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital Awarded $10,000 Patient Assistance Fund Grant from the Darrell Gwynn Foundation for its Advocacy Efforts During Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Pinecrest Rehab Hospital in Delray Beach, Fla. also recognized for its efforts DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation announced today that is has awarded Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital of Jacksonville, Fla. a $10,000 Patient Assistance Fund Grant for its advocacy efforts during Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week (SCIAW) in 2012. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation offered […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Donates $40,000 Wheelchair to 4 year-old Owen Johnson

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Johnson sustained a spinal cord injury in a tragic car accident that injured his entire family and took the life of his sister HOMESTEAD, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors and supporters, donated a $40,000 custom power wheelchair to four year-old Owen Johnson of Palm Bay, Fla at the Homestead-Miami […]

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Ryan Newman Wins 10th Annual Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, Nov. 17

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

DGF Donates $40,000 Wheelchair to 4 year-old Owen Johnson Kenny Schrader Catches Largest Fish with 5.12lbs. Lunker HOMESTEAD, Fla. – A team captained by Ryan Newman won the 10th Annual Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday, November 17. The event benefits the Darrell Gwynn Foundation. […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Donates $16,000 Wheelchair to Fort Lauderdale Resident; Donates $15,000 to Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, Nov. 14

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Donations Being Made in Observance of Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week MIAMI – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors and supporters, donated a $16,000 custom manual wheelchair to Fort Lauderdale resident Brandon Jean at the Lois Pope LIFE Center on Wednesday, November 14. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s mission is to provide SUPPORT […]

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DGF Donates $32,000 Wheechair to 9 year-old; Meets His Hero John Cena, Nov. 13

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Donate $32,000 Wheelchair to 9 year-old at Centennial Elementary School, Nov. 13 WWE Legend John Cena Appeared at Wheelchair Donation Presentation DADE CITY, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors and supporters, donated a $32,000 WWE John Cena themed custom power wheelchair to nine year-old Gary Patterson […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Donates $11,000 Wheelchair to Miami Dolphins Fan Theo Kendrick at Miami Dolphins Game, Nov. 11

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

17 year-old Miami native diagnosed with cerebral palsy MIAMI GARDENS, Fla.  – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors and supporters, donated an $11,000 Miami Dolphins themed wheelchair to Theo Kendrick of Miami, Fla. prior to the Miami Dolphins game vs. the Tennessee Titans at Sun Life Stadium on Sunday, November 11 to officially kick […]

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Broward County School Board Acknowledges SCIAW, November 7

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Broward County School Board passed a resolution officially endorsing Florida Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week (SCIAW)in a meeting held today, November 7. The proclamation declares that all Broward County Public Schools are encouraged to acknowledge SCIAW and join in the Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s mission to create awareness of spinal cord […]

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