Eight scholarships total $15K in 2nd half of 2016

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The Will2Walk Foundation Board of Directors has approved scholarships for eight deserving applicants.  Three recipients are from Arizona, two from Florida and others from New Jersey, Wisconsin and California. Heather Baney of Arizona, $3,585 for a Power Assist for her wheelchair Joseph Delagrave of Arizona, $1,500 toward a Force RX handcycle Ryan DiGiovanni of New Jersey, $1,407.50 for Project Walk/Next …

Scholarship Story: Joe Jackson of Chandler, AZ

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Joe Jackson broke his C6 vertabrae while playing varsity football in 2005.  He was 16 years old.  Joe now attends Arizona State University full time and plays rugby for the Ability360 Phoenix Heat.  He trains and lifts weights five days a week.  When he’s not training, he gives back to the community through his own foundation, The Joe Jackson Foundation, …

Eight receive a total of $15K in 1st half of 2016

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The Will2Walk Foundation Board of Directors has approved scholarships for eight deserving applicants.  Five applicants in Arizona were given awards for an athletic wheelchair, various equipment for wheelchair rugby, a sports wheelchair, sport wheelchair parts and wheelchair tennis tournament fees. One recipient is from Tennessee and has received a scholarship for an offroad handcycle, and an Arkansas resident has received funds …