W2W launches new Emergency Fund program

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The Will2Walk Board of Directors is excited to announce a new program offering: the Will2Walk Emergency Fund. It is designed to provide emergency funding to those with traumatic spinal cord injuries who have an immediate medical or life necessity along with financial need.  “We are proud to bring this new offering to the SCI community, and believe we are filling …

Will2Walk awards $28K in scholarships

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The Will2Walk Board of Directors is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for the second half of 2019! Representing eight states, these thirteen deserving applicants were awarded a total of $28,500 in scholarships toward the following items: Tolu Adedoja, Nebraska, School Tuition Jordan Belote, Arizona, Rugby Chair Phil Evans, Arizona, Basketball Chair Karsten Fields, Louisiana, Standing Wheelchair Alex Goldmeier, New …

Register today: 11th Annual AZ Golf Scramble on Nov. 16!

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Registration is now open for one of Will2Walk’s two biggest fundraising events! The 11th Annual Arizona Golf Scramble will be held Saturday, November 16 at the Foothills Golf Club in Phoenix, AZ. New for 2019! Thanks to our generous in-kind sponsor Ability360, we are excited to offer paralyzed golfers the option to participate using SoloRider Golf Cars and ParaGolfer Stand Up and Plays – two of …

Support Will2Walk during National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month

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Did you know that September is National Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Awareness Month? Will2Walk invites you to learn more about how a traumatic injury can impact a person’s physical, mental and emotional well being and support those with SCI’s and their families. Ways to support us this month: Donate here or contribute to our Facebook fundraiser Attend or sponsor our …

W2W Cornhole Tournament & SCI Awareness Event coming Sept. 20!

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Join us for the Will2Walk Cornhole Tournament and Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Awareness Event! Designed for all ages and abilities, the event features official American Cornhole League tournament play, as well as rock climbing, long toss, giant jenga, giant checkers, face painting, food for purchase and vendor tables. Sponsorship options are available and all proceeds will support programs for those …

Register today: 10th Annual MI Golf Scramble on July 13!

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Registration is now open for one of Will2Walk’s two biggest fundraising events! The 10th Annual Will2Walk Golf Scramble will be held Saturday, July 13 at the Woodland Hills Golf Club in Sandusky, Michigan. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Will2Walk Scholarship Program, which is designed to provide funding to those with a spinal cord injury in need of equipment …

Will2Walk awards $25K in scholarships

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The Will2Walk Board of Directors is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for the first half of 2019! Representing six states and two countries, these ten deserving applicants were awarded a total of $25,000 in scholarships toward the following items: Filsan Awale, Arizona, Education CJ Brown, Arizona, Rugby Chair Channing Cash, California, Handcycle Daniel Clemente, Arizona, Sport Team Travel Fees …

Getting to Know…Mary Vandenberg, Executive Director

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In September 2018, Will2Walk brought on part-time Executive Director Mary Vandenberg to assist with furthering the Will2Walk mission of keeping those with spinal cord injuries active, fit and independent. Prior to joining the Will2Walk team, Mary worked in the nonprofit sector for ten years consulting with the Arizona Technology Council Foundation, Never Again Foundation, Immersive Teaching STEAM Academy and Department …

Will2Walk sponsors Camp with a Ramp 2019!

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Will2Walk is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s Camp with a Ramp! Hosted by the Neuro and Brain Community Foundation (NBCF), this unique event will be held August 1-4, 2019 at Whispering Hope Ranch in Payson, Arizona. Registration is now open for sponsors, campers and volunteers, with $100 scholarships available to all campers. Camp with a Ramp creates an …

Will2Walk awards $20K in scholarships

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The Will2Walk Board of Directors is proud to announce the scholarship recipients for the second half of 2018! Representing seven states, these seven deserving applicants were awarded a total of $20,000 in scholarships toward the following items: Julie Chambers, New Jersey, Adaptive vehicle Martin Horn, South Carolina, Shower chair Joe Jackson, Arizona, SmartDrive wheelchair power assist Deja Lonesome, North Carolina, …