Health
 Haiti
Project #5030

Provide All Terrain Wheelchairs in Haiti

by The Red Thread Promise
Apr 18, 2011

Wheelchairs are making a difference!

We have shipped our second container of chairs, although working with customs in Haiti continues to be a big challenge.  We had begun our efforts before the January 2010 earthquake, and need for these chairs has only increased.  We have expanded our focus past amputees to those with any sort of disability that requires a wheelchair.  To see the difference you can make, look at Diana as she is placed in her chair for the first time!  To see the video, go to http://www.facebook.com/video/video.php?v=1753545092482

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    The Red Thread Promise

    Location: Havertown, PA - USA
    Website: http:/​/​www.redthreadpromise.org/​
    The Red Thread Promise
    Project Leader:
    Kathy Korge Albergate
    New Orleans, LA United States

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