Lotus Blossom, one of the first recipients of our Gen_1 wheelchairs, is a young girl who lives in Chennai, India. When Don first met her and gave her a wheelchair, he never imaged the impact she would have in his life. We had the great blessing of being able to share her story over video … Continue reading A New Children’s Book that Makes an Impact!
Join FWM Partner, Mission Lutheran Church, as they Dash for Hope. On Sunday, May 18th a community of runners will assemble at Laguna Niguel Regional Park to transform lives through the work of seven charities connected to Mission in Motion. As one of the benefiting charities, Free Wheelchair Mission invites you to join and encourage … Continue reading The Dash For Hope — Sunday May 18th!
In February, Free Wheelchair Mission had the honor of taking home the award for the Top Orange County Nonprofit at the second annual OC Coast Magazine Community Awards! We were one of 48 finalists that were split up over 12 categories. The categories included nonprofits, volunteers, health organizations, businesses, arts organizations, education institutions, individuals and … Continue reading Free Wheelchair Mission Wins Orange County Nonprofit Award!
https://vimeo.com/87820122 Join us over the next 40 days while we Give up to Give Mobility. We need your help! Check out these awesome video entries and then send us your own! We want to know what you want to give up to give a wheelchair!! Click here to tell us what you are giving up … Continue reading Give up to Give is here Tomorrow!
We here at Free Wheelchair Mission love our Founder, Don Schoendorfer and his mustache. His pure passion and conviction to help those in the developing world encourages all of us and often our supporters, as well. We love hearing stories about how Don’s sincerity affects others and today we wanted to share with you one … Continue reading The Don of the New Day
We love receiving articles about Free Wheelchair Mission and we enjoy sharing them with you. This article is about Robert Kalatschan, one of our partners in Vietnam and a Free Wheelchair Mission mission trip that changed a high school student's mindset. By Rhea MahbubaniDecember 3, 2013 | 9:51 a.m. Hayley Votolato's first trip to Vietnam … Continue reading Many Happy Returns, An Article
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