We are always excited by the new and inventive ways our ambassadors raise funds! Today’s ambassador highlight is about Pensionmark Retirement Group,located in Santa Barbara, CA, whose creative ideas continue to help us raise funds for wheelchairs. They have been helping us through a multitude of small events since November of 2012. Each idea is … Continue reading Ambassador Highlight: An Artistic Affair
Dear Friends, Thank you! As Founder and President of Free Wheelchair Mission, I have had the pleasure of watching our Magic of Mobility event continue to grow over the last decade—but more importantly, I have had the privilege of partnering with each and every attendee and supporter to help provide mobility to people in need. … Continue reading A Decade of Magic
We are grateful for all the creative ways our ambassadors choose to get involved—this week we had a group of corporate ambassadors come up with a fun way to get involved with FWM and lift 55 people into brand new wheelchairs! A former ambassador and faithful supporter of ours, Bryant Eaton, nominated us to be … Continue reading Ambassador Highlight: Jeans for Mobility
Greetings and happy Friday Monday! Dear Friends, The gift of mobility is so much more than just a wheelchair. It’s true, a wheelchair is probably the most tangible part of it, but mobility brings so much more to the table than just a way to get around. This week’s story comes from our partner Robert … Continue reading Monday Recap: Small Prayers; Big Answers
We love our runners. There, we said it. And our volunteers—we love them too. And you know what we all love? Mobility. (We assume that if you didn’t love mobility, you wouldn’t be on this blog; but not loving mobility is like not loving puppies or kittens. Do you not love puppies and kittens?) When … Continue reading Ambassador Highlight: We Love Our Runners (And Volunteers!)
For the past few years one of our biggest teams for the Run for Mobility has been a dedicated group of runners from Rancho Santa Margarita-based Applied Medical. In a time where the economy has been pretty tough, Applied Medical has remained committed to community outreach and supporting people outside the walls of their offices. … Continue reading Ambassador Highlight: Applied Medical
As many of you know Team Mobility's 2013 Run for Mobility will take place this Sunday at the Surf City Marathon. Regular entries are sold out, but if you want to run Free Wheelchair Mission charity spots are still available and can be purchased here. If you aren't running but still want to help out, … Continue reading Get Involved: Volunteers Needed this Weekend!