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 …

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 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, …

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 …

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 …