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Serving Without Borders

As you know, our mission depends on volunteers all over the world, from assisting with administrative work at our offices to wheelchair assembly and distribution in each of our recipient countries. We also have volunteers doing important work from coffee shops, offices, or perhaps even their living room sofas. Though you might not be able … Continue reading Serving Without Borders

Monday Recap: Why I Give

Greetings and happy Friday Monday! Last week we told you the story of Mike in Gabon and how a wheelchair had impacted his life. We received an amazing email from Viola, a supporter of ours in British Columbia, who was especially touched by Mike’s story. She told us about her own experience and why FWM was … Continue reading Monday Recap: Why I Give

A Decade of Magic

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

Day Two from our Team in El Salvador

Our Team in El Salvador is continuing to do wonderful work and help provide mobility to those in need! Check out their experience from day two. On Day Two of the El Salvador trip, the team travelled to the southeast to the Usulutan Department for a mass distribution, joined by the Governor. Usulután rests in … Continue reading Day Two from our Team in El Salvador

Update from our Team In El Salvador

This week a Free Wheelchair Mission team of eight volunteers, led by FWM Development Director Angela Gomez and accompanied by newly-hired Executive Director Reed Hartley, arrived in El Salvador and went to work to help give mobility! El Salvador is a country with approximately 6.1 million people, over 1/3 of whom live below the poverty … Continue reading Update from our Team In El Salvador

Ambassador Highlight: A Mom for Mobility

In honor of Mother's Day this weekend, we wanted to introduce you to one of our Moms for Mobility. Carrie Tendler, like Evan, comes in weekly and helps around the office. She will do just about anything we need. Whether it’s phone calls, mailings, or Excel sheets, Carrie comes in smiling and ready to work. … Continue reading Ambassador Highlight: A Mom for Mobility

Ambassador Highlight: Volunteer at the Office

We are pleased to introduce you to Evan Nguyen, who we’re recognizing with this week’s Ambassador Highlight. Evan is a huge support to our organization! We are so grateful to all our volunteers, and having a regular volunteer who is able to come in every week is such a blessing to our whole staff. It … Continue reading Ambassador Highlight: Volunteer at the Office