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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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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 [...]

From the Heart: Embracing the Ability to Enable Others

From the Heart: Embracing the Ability to Enable Others

This story is redistributed in its entirety from Alamo Today and written by Jody Morgan. You can read the original article by clicking here.   Elizabeth Campos at Montair Elementary found teaching from a wheelchair a daunting experience. Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Campos Thanks to [...]

Turning The Wheels

Turning The Wheels

This article is written by Jeremy Walsh of the San Ramon / Danville Express and can be viewed in it's entirety here.   Turning the wheels Wheelchair project aims to raise awareness, funds in San Ramon Valley schools Students in the San Ramon Valley and other parts of the Bay Area are [...]

Group raises kids’ awareness of disabilities

Group raises kids’ awareness of disabilities

This article is borrowed from the Contra Costa Times and is shared in it's entirety. To read the original article written by Robert Jordan click here. SAN RAMON -- Don Routh's lips still tremble and his eyes fight back tears as he recalls the day 34 years ago when doctors told him that his then [...]

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