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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Creates Advisory Council to Enhance its Service to the Spinal Cord Injury Community

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation announced the formation of a new advisory council created to enhance the foundation’s efforts to serve the spinal cord injury community. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s mission is to SUPPORT people with paralysis and PREVENT spinal cord injuries. “This is a very special and important council we’ve established,” said [...]

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University Dodge to Host the 25th Florida Mopar Nationals Car Show & Swap Meet to Benefit DGF, March 3

Monday, February 18th, 2013

University Dodge to Host the 25th Florida Mopar Nationals Car Show & Swap Meet to Benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation, March 3 Proceeds from the Sales of Food & Drinks at the Car Show Will Benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation  WHAT:              The 25th Florida Mopar Nationals Car Show & Swap Meet is open to all [...]

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Alexis DeJoria Racing Partners with Darrell Gwynn Foundation

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Alexis DeJoria Racing Partners with Darrell Gwynn Foundation DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (February 11, 2013)—Alexis DeJoria Racing is proud to announce that it has partnered with the Darrell Gwynn Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing support for people with paralysis and preventing spinal cord injuries. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s namesake founder, a champion driver and legend [...]

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Wheelchair Recipient Update: Owen Johnson

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

  A letter posted to Facebook by Owen Johnson’s mother… “Yowza! What a month! Where do I start? Well first of all, Owen got his power chair!!! The Darrell Gwynn Foundation presented it to him at their Hot Rods & Reels fundraising fishing tournament at the Homestead Motorsports Complex. This is a really incredible event [...]

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Sawgrass Ford Makes $25,000 Donation to Darrell Gwynn Foundation; Donation Funds Wheelchair for Alex Lowe of Plantation, Fla., January 28

Monday, January 28th, 2013

Sawgrass Ford Makes $25,000 Donation to Darrell Gwynn Foundation; Donation Funds Wheelchair for Alex Lowe of Plantation, Fla., January 28 16 year-old benefactor from Sawgrass Ford’s “You Buy a Ride, They Get a Ride” December promotion SUNRISE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of Sawgrass Ford, donated a custom wheelchair to 16 year-old [...]

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Boats Are Available for 13th Annual “Hot Rods & Reels™” Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Daytona International Speedway, February 22

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

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 Rods & Reels™ Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Daytona International Speedway on Friday, February 22 at 8 a.m. The event [...]

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Bump 50:50 Drawing Winner Takes Home $1,815

Sunday, January 20th, 2013

PALM BEACH, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation held a Bump 50:50 drawing at the Palm Beach International Raceway this weekend during the Pro Winter Warm-up. Although the racing action was canceled on Saturday due to inclement weather in Palm Beach, the Darrell Gwynn Foundation still held the raffle to benefit its Wheelchair Donation Program. [...]

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