Wheelchair Foundation
The Wheelchair Foundation is a non-profit organization with a goal to provide a free
wheelchair to every child, teen and adult worldwide who needs one, but has no means to acquire one.

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WWII veterans return home from ‘Honor Flight’

WWII veterans return home from ‘Honor Flight’

This story borrowed and re-published in full  from the KTVU Channel 2 News Website Thanks to you, our donors, we were able to provide mobility to these veterans that served in WWII during their trip to Washington D.C on an "Honor Flight". SAN FRANCISCO — Bay Area World War II veterans who [...]

Mobility For America Allows Wheelchair Foundation to Supply Wheelchairs to Honor Flight Northern California

Mobility For America Allows Wheelchair Foundation to Supply Wheelchairs to Honor Flight Northern California

For years now, Honor Flight Northern California has been flying veterans to Washington, D.C. to allow them the opportunity to visit and reflect at their memorials. For many aging veterans this is their memorials. For many aging veterans this is their only opportunity to see the tributes erected to [...]

The Fantastic Mr. Josh Burroughs

The Fantastic Mr. Josh Burroughs

Josh Burroughs in Shanghai, China, at the official handover of wheelchairs sponsored by his Rotary club, the Rotary Club of San Jose, California, for the 2010 World Expo. Josh Burroughs began his legacy of supporting Wheelchair Foundation in his college days at Cal Poly State University in San [...]

Australian Rotarians Walk Nearly 1,100 Miles To Provide Wheelchairs for Madagascar

Australian Rotarians Walk Nearly 1,100 Miles To Provide Wheelchairs for Madagascar

David Rivett, left, and Peter Pearce, of the Rotary Club of Gosford North, NSW, set out on a 1770km walk across the UK to raise funds for Wheelchairs & Desks for Madagascar. Two “super keen but mad” Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Gosford North, AUSTRALIA, David Rivett and 2014 Gosford [...]

Mobility For Amercia

Mobility For Amercia

Dear Friends, As two of our nation’s greatest holidays approach, Memorial Day and Independence Day, we are reminded of those who have sacrificed for our freedom and independence. Yet many of our fellow Americans continue to live their lives without the simplest of freedoms and a basic human [...]

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