Photo: Heather Burns Knierim AAC member, Cambodia AAC artisan displaying her handicrafts. AAC member, landmine survivor.Photo: Burns Knierim

World Rehabilitation Fund

Org #17607
Vetted since 2014
1955
year founded
$7,488
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

Founded in 1955, the World Rehabilitation Fund is the pioneer organization devoted to the development and implementation of rehabilitation programs for people with disabilities throughout the world. WRF's mission is: to enable individuals around the world with functional limitations and participation restrictions achieve community and social integration through physical and socio-economic rehabilitation and advocacy; and to prevent disability and reduce disadvantage. WRF believes that all people, regardless of disability, have the right to participate fully in their communities, to attain education and viable employment. Guiding Principles The WRF staff works closely with local and... read more

Projects (2)

Give Mobility Devices for People in Haiti
Haiti / Health
 
Project Leaders
Leyla Dursunova
Leyla Dursunova
Jack Victor
Jack Victor
Ana Marcelino
Ana Marcelino
Team
Nadim Karam, Ana Marcelino, Roberta Welz
Organization Information
http://www.worldrehabfund.org
Facebook Page
16 E 40th Street
704
New York, NY 10016
United States
212-532-6000

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4530581315
Organization Information
http://www.worldrehabfund.org
Facebook Page
16 E 40th Street
704
New York, NY 10016
United States
212-532-6000

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4530581315

Project Reports

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Apr 18, 2018
Helping Disadvantaged Cambodian Artisans
Dear past supporters and those who are interested in helping to improve the lives of Cambodian artisans from disadvantaged backgrounds.  The Artisans Association of Cambodia (AAC) was formed...
Jan 19, 2018
Supporting Cambodian Artists from Needy Background
Dear Friends who wish to encourage the development of crafts as a means of providing vocational opportunities for persons from disadvantaged backgrounds. World Rehabilitation Fund (WRF) has been...
Oct 24, 2017
Helping Artisans Help Themselves - Update October 2017
Dear friends who believe in supporting those aiming to support themselves. Fifteen years ago, with assistance from the United Nations, the World Rehabilitation Fund (WRF) initiated a project in...
 
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