August 2nd, 2010

Levi Lamb loves to fish, enjoys hunting excursions and, according to his mother, “spends virtually every day outdoors.”  A member of 4-H and Future Farmers of America (FFA), Levi raises hogs and steers for show and dreams of getting a driver’s license after his 17th birthday.

Just your typical teenager – except that Levi was born with spina bifida and is paralyzed from the waist down.  About the only thing slowing him down is a wheelchair badly in need of repair.

“Levi’s wheelchair has been tightened and adjusted, and tightened and adjusted until it can’t be adjusted anymore,” mom Kelly Clemons said.  “He’s so active he just wore it out!”

But, that’s about to change.  On Aug. 14, The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will present Levi with a brand new, custom-fitted camouflage wheelchair to replace his worn-out one.  Levi will receive his chair from Darrell and the Foundation during Bass Pro Shops’ 2010 Fall Hunting Classic at the Dania Beach store. 

Whether by “adopting” recipients like Levi or through their ongoing gifts, generous individuals enable the Foundation to continue its mission to Provide Awareness, Prevention, Support and Ultimately a Cure for Paralysis. Be a hero to Levi and others like him by contributing to our Wheelchair Donation Program.

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  • ;)

    We are so happy for you Levi! You know I love you just like you were my own child. You are so unique and so special. Your light just shines and shines and everyone who's life you touch is able to experience your warmth and love. You are such a treasure to the people who God has allowed to be close to you in life, and I am just so honored he made me one of those people. We love you so much! Aunt Josie, Uncle Robert, Chelsea, and Andie Reese!!

  • Francine

    LOVE YOU LEVI !! I have known you for a loooonng time and and proud to call you my friend, so happy you are getting a new chair it will help you continue to do allllll the things you want to do! Keep on doing whatever you want to do never give up and just remember THE SKY IS THE LIMIT!! REACH FOR THE STARS! May God Bless you in everything thing you do!