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 2020! Representing 15 states and two countries, these 28 deserving applicants were awarded a total of $25,000 in scholarships toward the following items: Janae Adams, Oklahoma – Education Jason Biundo, Massachusetts – Education Michael Bridgeman, Ohio – Transportation Cambron Burke, Kentucky – Sports …

W2W announces 2020 grant partners

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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. Since then, Mary has been hard at work securing grants to ensure funding for programs. “As a grassroots organization, we have not had the resources to fully commit to grant writing,” …

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 …

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 …

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 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, …

Will2Walk celebrates 10 years with $10K Facebook Challenge!

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The Will2Walk Foundation is celebrating 10 years of 501(c)(3) status and helping those with spinal cord injuries (SCI) stay active, fit and independent! We’re kicking off a 10-day / $10K Facebook Challenge – if every “like” on our Facebook page donated just $10, we could raise $10,000 to fund our Scholarship Program. All donations made via Facebook are exempt from processing …

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, …