Awards

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County of Orange
Certificate of Recognition:
1 Million Wheelchairs Donated

Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
November 2017

OC Coast Magazine Community Awards
2014 Top Orange County Nonprofit
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
February 2014

CLASSY Social Impact Award
2012 Classy Award for Health and Well-Being Category
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
September 2012

United States House of Representatives
Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
Founder and President of Free Wheelchair Mission
March 17, 2010

White House Faith Based Initiatives Conference Video Winner
1st Place International Service in the "Portraits of Compassion Video Story Contest" at the Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives' National Conference in Washington, D.C.
June 2008

White House Congressional Medal of Honor Society
Above and Beyond Citizen Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
March 2008

County of Orange, California
Certificate of Recognition
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
January 2008

White House
Call to Service Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
2007

City of Wheeling, West Virginia
Key to the City
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
December 2007

Association for Fundraising Professionals – Orange County Chapter
Spirit of Philanthropy Award – Outstanding Founder
Presented to Don Schoendorfer and Free Wheelchair Mission
November 2007

Sundoulos Power on Purpose Charity Challenge
People’s Choice Award Winner – Miracle Ride for Mobility
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
June 2007

Operation Iraqi Freedom
Support to USARCENT Humanitarian Operation Center
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
May 2007

City of Garden City, Kansas
Key to the City
Presented to Dr. Mike Bayer and Free Wheelchair Mission
May 2007

City of Chicago, Illinois
Proclamation from Mayer Richard M. Daley
May 2007

Sundoulos
Sundoulos Servant of the Year Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
2006

Loyola Marymount University
College of Business Administration - Entrepreneur Program
Entrepreneur Dream Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
2006

The Baldwin-Wallace College Alumni Association
Alumni Merit Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
2006

HIS Foundation
Outstanding Christian Services
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
2006

Harbor High School
Hall of Fame – Career Achievement
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
September 2006

Official Flag of United States
Joint Area Support Group – Central
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
March 2006

Costa Mesa Mayor’s Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
February 2006

California State Assembly
Certificate of Recognition
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
February 2006

ERGOTEK
New Horizon Trust for the Disabled Award
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
January 2006

Beta Gamma Sigma
Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
2005

Dayle McIntosh Center – Disability Resources and Advocacy
The Apple of Our Eye Award - Nomination
Presented to Don Schoendorfer and Free Wheelchair Mission
October 2005

The Board of Governors of Beta Gamma Sigma
Recognition Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
March 2005

Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability
Commitment to Integrity Award
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
2004

Conrad Hilton Foundation
Conrad Hilton Distinguished Entrepreneur Award
Presented to Don Schoendorfer
September 2004

Samueli Foundation
Big Heart Award
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
2002

Rotary International – Rotary Zacatecas
Wheelchair Distribution Award
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission
October 2002

City of Ashtabula, Ohio
Proclamation
Presented to Free Wheelchair Mission 1999