Archive for November, 2011

Darrell Gwynn Foundation Set to Auction Garlits vs. Gwynn Dragsters at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale, January 20-22

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

Custom Built DieHard Battery Powered Electric Dragsters Built to Commemorate NHRA’s 60th Anniversary Driven by NHRA Legends “Big Daddy” Don Garlits and Darrell Gwynn During 2011 NHRA Season SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will auction two custom-built DieHard Battery powered electric dragsters driven by NHRA legends “Big Daddy” Don Garlits and Darrell Gwynn […]

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Joey Coulter’s Big Weekend Continues with Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament Championship, Nov. 19

Sunday, November 20th, 2011

Coulter adds Hot Rods & Reels Charity Fishing Tournament Championship to his trophy case after garnering “Rookie of the Year” Honors HOMESTEAD, Fla. – A day after clinching NASCAR Camping World Truck Series “Rookie of the Year” honors by finishing 5th in the Ford 200, NASCAR Driver Joey Coulter continued his big weekend by winning […]

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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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