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wheelchair to every child, teen and adult worldwide who needs one, but has no means to acquire one.

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One Million And Beyond. A Letter from Wheelchair Foundation President David Behring

One Million And Beyond. A Letter from Wheelchair Foundation President David Behring

  Dear Friends, Like most of you, I have never had to worry about having to crawl on the ground or be carried by a family member or friend. As I turn 60, I realize how blessed I am to have enjoyed excellent health and medical care. I never had to fear or experience the physical [...]

One Million Wheelchairs and 15 Year Anniversary

One Million Wheelchairs and 15 Year Anniversary

  Wheelchair Foundation would like to thank everyone who purchased tickets and participated in our one-millionth wheelchair distribution celebration Wheelchairs Around the World, on Saturday, June 13th at the beautiful Blackhawk Museum in Danville, California. The event sold out, and [...]

Giving The Gift of Mobility – A Letter From Wheelchair Foundation President David Behring

Giving The Gift of Mobility – A Letter From Wheelchair Foundation President David Behring

Dear Friends, We take Mobility for granted - a basic right that so many have never experienced. I’ll bet you have no idea that over a hundred million people worldwide lack mobility. Without a wheelchair, their options are limited in ways beyond our comprehension. Because of your exceedingly [...]

Paddling For A Purpose

Paddling For A Purpose

A Mississippi River challenge brings wheelchairs to El Salvador. Pondering the options for a summer challenge, Hector Manley considered biking or walking across the United States. “Then,” he says, “I read about people kayaking the Mississippi River.” “We asked Hector whether he knew how [...]

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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