Will2Walk awards $20K in scholarships

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The Will2Walk Board of Directors is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for the first half of 2018! These ten deserving applicants from nine different states were awarded a total of $20,000 in scholarships toward the following items:

  • Derek Bollinger, Washington, Shower chair
  • Adrienne Cole, New York, Motomed bike
  • Todd Edgington, Utah, Therapy
  • Thomas Greggo, Florida, Medical supplies
  • Sarah Kelly, Florida, Standing frame
  • Chelsie Nitschke, Tennessee, Shower chair
  • Hank Reynolds, Texas, Medical supplies
  • Casey Sims, Idaho, FES bike
  • Anne Von Rosen, Arizona, Therapy
  • Sidney Voss, Wisconsin, Manual wheelchair

Scholarship decisions were made after careful review and recommendation from the Will2Walk Scholarship Committee.

“This was our most competitive scholarship cycle yet, with 42 applications received from all over the country totaling more than $180,000 in requests,” noted Jen Chaillie, Will2Walk Vice President and Committee Chair. “We make every effort to ensure we are using our funds to positively impact as many of those with SCIs as possible. Our ultimate goal would be to award scholarships to all deserving individuals!”

Many thanks to the other committee members, Amanda Perla and Mary Vaccaro. For more information on our Scholarship Program, click here, or donate today to help us provide future scholarships!

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