12 Containers of Wheelchairs Arrive
September 1–30, 2018
Because of you, 5,872 people with disabilities will soon receive wheelchairs in Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Kenya, Zimbabwe, India, and China.
Hot off the Presses
“Lessons from the Pasture,” an article written by FWM ambassador, George Hage, was published in Idaho Magazine. Congratulations, George!
Art with a Mission
Stockton Springs, Maine, September 2nd
Artist and FWM ambassador Bill Landmesser invited Don Schoendorfer to the opening of his art show benefiting the cause of mobility.
Business for Mobility
Executive Next Practices Forum; September 6th
Thanks to FWM ambassador Brian Andersen (center), Telecomprehensive Solutions donates a wheelchair for every new line of business.
Meeting of the Minds
Georgia Tech, September 14th
Don visited the Georgia Institute of Technology and spent time with Professor Stephen Sprigle, PhD, PT of Bioengineering, Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering to discuss innovations in mobility solutions.
One Mile for Mobility Walk
Essendant, Chicago; September 21st
Nearly 70 associates of Essendant took part in the 7th annual One Mile for Mobility walk, raising funds to give wheelchairs to dozens of people with disabilities in developing nations.
A Visit from Uganda
FWM Offices, September 26th
A group of FWM ambassadors came to our office for lunch with Francis Mugwanya (second from right), founder of Father’s Heart Mobility Ministry, our distribution partner in Uganda.
Irvine, California; September 27th
FWM ambassador and author, Lynn Miller, signed copies of her book, Dry Bones Dance Again, a moving, humorous memoir of hope and courageous faith. FWM is mentioned in the book, and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to give others mobility.
Carlsbad Community Church, September 28th
As part of their annual Missions Dinner, Carlsbad Community Church hosted Don for a Q&A following a screening of the documentary, Because No One Should Have to Crawl.