Archive for the ‘Press Releases’ Category

Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Host Annual Hot Rods & Reels™ Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, November 15

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

HOMESTEAD, Fla. –– The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will host the Hot Rods & Reels™ Charity Fishing Tournament with NASCAR Drivers at the Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday, November 15 at 8:30 a.m. The event will pair NASCAR Drivers with foundation supporters and racing fans for a day of exciting fishing during Ford Championship Weekend in Homestead, […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Donates Custom Power Wheelchair to Reo Kobayashi from Los Angeles, CA at California Hot Rod Reunion, October 18

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Bakersfield, CA. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors and race fans, donated a custom power wheelchair to 15 year-old Reo Kobayashi of Los Angeles, CA at the California Hot Rod Reunion in Bakersfield, CA on October 18. Reo was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy and was in need of a custom power […]

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2nd Annual Joey Coulter Karting Challenge Raises $20,000, Donates Custom Power Wheelchair to 3-year-old

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Mooresville, NC – On October 7, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Joey Coulter, hosted his 2nd annual Joey Coulter Karting Challenge at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville and raised approximately $20,000 to benefit the Darrell Gwynn Foundation (DGF), which donated a custom power wheelchair to Mackenzie Michel during the event. The annual two hour endurance […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation to hold VIP White Party with Special Guest Vanilla Ice at Passion Nightclub at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Oct. 10

Friday, October 3rd, 2014

DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will host its annual gala at Passion Nightclub at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, October 10 at 7 p.m. This year’s gala, the “VIP White Party”, will feature special guest Vanilla Ice. The event will be hosted by RockWithU Entertainment and is being presented […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation to Donate Custom Power Wheelchair to 3 year-old at 2nd Annual Joey Coulter Karting Challenge, October 7th

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Mooresville, NC – The green flag will drop on the 2nd annual Joey Coulter Karting Challenge on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 6 p.m. The annual event features a two hour endurance kart race at GoPro Motorplex in Mooresville and benefits the Darrell Gwynn Foundation (DGF), and is made possible by Smokey Mountain Herbal Snuff, […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Receives $10,500 Grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida to Support Education & Prevention Program

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Foundation to Expand Spinal Cord Injury Prevention Efforts DAVIE, FL, September 16, 2014 – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, a South Florida-based nonprofit organization dedicated to providing support for people living with paralysis and preventing spinal cord injuries, was awarded a $10,500 grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida. This grant will support the […]

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Barrett-Jackson Auction Raises $100,000 for DGF, 3-year old gets Life-Changing Wheelchair

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Reno, NV-The Barrett-Jackson Auction brought wheels for more than just car buffs this past weekend. Ford Motor Company auctioned a 2014 Ford Transit Connect Titanium Wagon during the Hot August Nights Auction presented by Barrett-Jackson on Saturday, August 2nd at approximately 2pm. The vehicle was modified by MobilityWorks to allow access by wheelchair users and […]

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