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From The Heart – 2015 Peru Distribution

Written by Don Routh and also posted on Del-Corazon.org In July 2015 we delivered 560 wheelchairs on a two week trip to Peru. The first week we were joined by 14 teachers, high school students and parents as we delivered wheelchairs to Ica, Parcona, Pachacutec, Chincha, and Pisco.   In our [...]

Making A Difference In A Small Rural Settlement In South Africa

Making A Difference In A Small Rural Settlement In South Africa

This article was written by Douglas Cockcroft, Managing Director of Splitting Image Taxidermy. The joy of giving is truly one of lifes greatest gifts. Through the wheelchair foundation, the gift of mobility and a chance at a better quality life is given to people from all across the globe. In [...]

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 [...]

Students Get a Glimpse of Life in a Wheelchair

This article borrowed from the San Ramon Patch article published on Oct. 16, 2013 by Jane McInnis (Editor) Understanding the difficulty of getting around in a wheelchair has been a hands-on lesson for students at Montevideo Elementary. Last week, Montevideo Elementary's physical education [...]

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