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, …

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 now to make a difference in the lives of those with SCI’s …

Will2Walk website gets spring overhaul

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We are proud to share our new website! Completely rebuilt from the ground up, it features a modern look and feel, improved browsing experience, new capabilities providing better support to those injured, and easier ways for volunteers and supporters to get involved. User benefits Search Engine Optimization (SEO)—those with SCIs seeking support will be able to find us easier on the web thanks …

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 …