Greetings and happy Friday Monday! Free Wheelchair Mission has seen a few changes over the past few months and I cannot wait to see what the future has in store. One of those was the hiring of Mr. Reed Hartley to step into the role of Executive Director. He has vast experience working with nonprofits … Continue reading Monday Recap: From the Field
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
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
This week we had 2,200 wheelchairs arrive: 550 to Nicaragua and Vietnam; 1,100 to India! Thank you for your support!
Greetings and happy Friday Monday! This weekend we celebrate mothers: their hard work, their dedication, and their love. We received a story from Children International in Guatemala that shows us all of these things. Meet Elida, and her mother Faustina: Every morning, around 5AM, a rooster’s crowing is mixed with painful cries of a girl … Continue reading Monday Recap: A Healed Heart, A Mother’s Love
This week we had 440 wheelchairs arrive in Ecuador! Thanks for your support!
This week was an incredible week as 3,190 wheelchairs arrived in port! 550 to Rwanda, Zimbabwe, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Zambia; 440 to Peru! Amazing, thank you so much for your support!
March 22, 2013 Greetings and happy Friday Monday! Our children are our most precious gifts. We care for them, we tend to their needs, and most of all we love them. And when they show how much they love us back, no matter how small the gesture, it is always a moment to be cherished. … Continue reading Monday Recap: Nixon – the Son
This week we had 1,650 wheelchairs arrive! 550 each to Costa Rica, China, and Vietnam--thank you for your support!
Greetings and happy Friday Monday! An interesting facet of the community of people facing physical challenges is that while not everyone is born into it, most people will join it at some point in their lives. It’s much easier to accommodate this reality in places that have infrastructure in place to support their communities of … Continue reading Monday Recap: Migdalia – The Grandparent