Friday, August 11, 2017

From @FWMission ...Friday Story: "A New Pair of Legs"

Founded in 2001, Free Wheelchair Mission is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to providing wheelchairs for the impoverished disabled in developing nations. Headquartered in Irvine, California, FWM works around the world in partnership with a vast network of humanitarian, faith-based and government organizations, sending wheelchairs to hundreds of thousands of disabled people, providing not only the gift of mobility, but of dignity, independence, and hope.

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Friday Story: "A New Pair of Legs"

This has been an exciting week for our team as prepared for our big annual fundraiser, Miracle of Mobility, on July 13th. Every year is exciting, but this year is even more exciting because we are celebrating the distribution of our millionth wheelchair.

Amid all this flurry of activity, I received a wonderful story from our distribution partner in Vietnam, Giving It Back To Kids, that I wanted to share with you. I was particularly touched by the story and I believe you will be too ...

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