Archive for January, 2014

DGF Awards $5,000 Patient Assistance Fund Grant to Brooks Rehabiliation

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital Awarded $5,000 Patient Assistance Fund Grant from the Darrell Gwynn Foundation for its Advocacy Efforts During Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation announced today that is has awarded Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital of Jacksonville, Fla. a $5,000 Patient Assistance Fund Grant for its advocacy efforts during Spinal […]

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Boats Available for Hot Rods & Reels – Daytona, February 21

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Boats Are Available for 14th Annual “Hot Rods & Reels™” Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Daytona International Speedway, February 21  NASCAR Drivers team up with Champion Racer Darrell Gwynn for a fun day of fishing to support people with paralysis DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –– The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will host the Hot […]

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2014 Professional Drag Racing Season Kicks off at PBIR, January 17-18

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

JUPITER, FL – November 5, 2013 – Palm Beach International Raceway™ (PBIR) is pleased to once again team up with The Professional Racers Owners Organization, Inc. (PRO) to host the fourth annual PRO Winter Warm‐up (#PROwarmup) on January 17 and 18, 2014. This event brings together all the top names in professional drag racing, under […]

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Warren Johnson Oldsmobile Firenza nets $35,000 for DGF at Barrett-Jackson Gala

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation auctioned a 1987 Oldsmobile Firenza Warren  Johnson pro stock racecar that netted $35,000 for the foundation at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Gala on Monday, January 13 at 7 p.m. MST, at Westworld of Scottsdale. The car was donated to DGF for auction by legendary NHRA driver Joe Amato. Proceeds will […]

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DGF Set to Auction Warren Johnson Pro Stock Car at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Gala

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

DGF to Donate $26,000 Wheelchair to Karen Spencer of Phoenix, Ariz. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will auction a 1987 Oldsmobile Firenza Warren  Johnson pro stock racecar at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale on Monday, January 13 at 7 p.m. MST, at Westworld of Scottsdale. The car was donated to DGF for auction by legendary NHRA […]

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Sawgrass Ford Donates $28,500 to DGF to fund wheelchair presented to 2 year-old

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

SUNRISE, Fla. – Sawgrass Ford donated $28,500 to the Darrell Gwynn Foundation in a special check presentation at the dealership on Tuesday, January 7. The donation by Sawgrass Ford represents proceeds from its “You Buy a Ride, They Get a Ride” promotion in December dedicated to raise funds for 2 year-old Lisa Marie Fernandez Garcia who desperately needed […]

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Sheehan Autoplex to host “13th Full Throttle Show of Shows”, January 4

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

The Sheehan Autoplex will host the “13th Full Throttle Show of Shows” to benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation. The public is invited to register and display their hot rod cars including: Pro-Mods, Jet Cars, Altereds, Dragsters, Funnycars, Alky, Nitro Turbos, Blowers and Nitrous cars at the event with a chance to win prizes for best […]

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