2016 Will2Walk Year in Review

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Our 2016 annual review is ready! Thank you all for your support with our mission to inspire people with SCI to achieve the highest quality of life possible, keeping a “will2walk” through life with the challenges SCI presents to individuals, families and communities. Download 2016 Annual Review 

Scholarship Story: Meet Kellie Morris of Franklin, TN

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In 2012, Kellie Morris dove into a shallow lake and sustained a C7 spinal cord injury. Prior to her injury, she was involved in many different activities. She played rugby and basketball, and enjoyed hiking multiple times a week. She frequently went mountain biking and swimming with friends.  Since her injury, she has tried to stay as active as possible …

Will2Walk Seeks a Development & Events Intern

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Do you know someone passionate about advancing the cause of those with spinal cord injuries? We are seeking an intern to help with our Phoenix-area fundraising events. Position Description: Gain event planning experience and build on your fundraising skills while working with a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people with spinal cord injury (SCI) lead active, fit and independent lives. …

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 …

Annual Campaign Goal To Raise $10K

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The Will2Walk Board of Directors has set a goal to raise $10,000 in our 2016 Annual Campaign. Proceeds go to our programs to help people with SCI stay active, fit and independent. Will you help?   Mail your check to: Will2Walk Foundation – Annual Campaign 1909 E. Ray Road #9-238 Chandler, AZ 85225