Posts Tagged ‘Give the Gift of Mobility’

Help Paola Get Her Christmas Wish…A New Wheelchair

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

The Darrell Gwynn Foundation is asking for help to raise enough money to purchase 3 year-old Paola Vega a brand new $13,000 power wheelchair that she needs for Christmas. Paola is diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy and her family has been unable to obtain the proper power wheelchair that this beautiful little girl needs so [...]

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DGF Donors Give the Gift of Mobility to Alvin Jackson-Belles, Nov. 13

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

POMONA, Calif. – Donors of the Darrell Gwynn Foundation donated a $17,000 custom power wheelchair to Alvin Jackson-Belles of Huntington Beach, Calif. at the Auto Club Raceway in Pomona, Calif. during the NHRA Finals on Sunday, November 13. You can help Give the Gift of Mobility by making a donation today:  Alvin was born [...]

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Garlits Wins Match Race Series with win at NHRA Finals, Charlotte Lucas Races for Darrell Gwynn in Finale

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Historic Electric Dragsters Set for Auction at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale POMONA, Calif. – “Big Daddy” Don Garlits won the finale of the “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause” by defeating guest driver Charlotte Lucas at the Auto Club of Southern California NHRA Finals at the Auto Club Raceway on Sunday, November 13. Lucas, driving [...]

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Give the Gift of Mobility & Donate Today!

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

  Help Us Help Them! When you Give the Gift of Mobility you directly support our Wheelchair Donation Program. At any given moment, there are dozens of individuals facing medical and financial hardships, that were denied by their health insurance, who have applied for a new power wheelchair and are hoping the Darrell Gwynn Foundation will [...]

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Reunions Bring Back Memories, Raise Funds for DGF

Friday, November 4th, 2011

By Ryan Rogers DAVIE, Fla. – Two car club reunions recently brought together supporters of the Darrell Gwynn Foundation and raised funds to assist the foundation’s mission to SUPPORT people with paralysis and PREVENT spinal cord injuries. The Miami-Hollywood Motorsports Park Reunion on October 22 and the Cabriolet Car Club reunion on October 26 respectively [...]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Celebrates Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week, November 14-20

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

 DGF to Donate Wheelchairs at Homestead-Miami Speedway & Sun Life Stadium; Conduct Education & Prevention Presentations at South Florida High Schools DAVIE, Fla. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will celebrate Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week (SCIAW) in Florida from November 14-20. In 2006, the foundation successfully lobbied for and with a resolution passed by the [...]

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Garlits vs. Gwynn Series Finale Set for Pomona, Nov. 12-13

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Paralyzed Champion Drag Racer Darrell Gwynn Racing Again at the Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona, Calif. as part of “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause”, Nov. 12-13  Race Marks Finale of Garlits vs. Gwynn Series; Cars from historic match races to be auctioned at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale for Charity DGF to Donate $17,000 [...]

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