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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Quake Survivor Gives Back to El Salvador

Quake Survivor Gives Back to El Salvador

In July of 2013, a group of 40 Americans, including Rotarians from Ohio and Florida and 20 local Rotarians, traveled to El Salvador. They paid a visit to a small community of 145 people called El Milagro (The Miracle), two hours from San Salvador. The purpose was to visit a Rotary project and [...]

Wheelchairs for Fiji

Wheelchairs for Fiji

In August of 2013, Wheelchair Foundation shipped 110 wheelchairs to Fiji. Below are excerpts  borrowed from the Fiji Sun.com news articles which you can read in their entirety here and here. Receiving 18 of the 110 delivered wheelchairs, the president of the Rotary Club of Fiji, Adrain Hughes, [...]

Wheelchair to Water – Wheelchair Foundation assists a veteran with a little “Surf Action”.

Wheelchair to Water – Wheelchair Foundation assists a veteran with a little “Surf Action”.

A couple of months ago, we received an email from Mr. Bradley Cook, who's involved with "Surf Action," an organization dedicated to helping military veterans and their families affected by PTSD and physical injuries.  Below is his letter. "Hello, my name is Bradley Cook. I live in Bude, [...]

Hector Manley Goes Home with Wheelchairs

Hector Manley Goes Home with Wheelchairs

Hector Manley standing with his kayak that he paddled the Mississippi River with. Last summer, Hector Manley spent months kayaking the length of the Mississippi River. He went from Minnesota to Louisiana, all by water, 2,500 miles in total. When he got to Louisiana, he was diverted to a side [...]

Giving The Gift of Mobility

Giving The Gift of Mobility

Pleasanton students learn firsthand about worldwide need for wheelchairs by Glenn Wohltmann - This story first published in Pleasanton Weekly and PleasantonWeekly.com   Dozens of Pleasanton elementary and middle school kids have a new perspective on what it means to be wheelchair [...]

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