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Wheelchairs of Hope are rolling out

I reported on the child-friendly Wheelchairs of Hope previously (Jun 2014).  The first shipment of 250 plastic wheelchairs for children in institutions in Israel and the Palestinian Authority is to be sent this month, with a batch for residents of … Continue reading

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Wheelchairs for Montenegro children

I reported several times (see here) on Israel’s lightweight Wheelchairs of Hope for disabled children. Montenegro President Milo Đukanović has been in Israel meeting with the country’s leadership. His “going home” present was a gift of dozens of the wheelchairs … Continue reading

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270 wheelchairs for Guatemala

Israel’s MASHAV Agency for International Development is donating 270 Wheelchairs of Hope to children with special needs in Guatemala. Israel’s Ambassador to Guatemala Mattanya Cohen presented the first of the wheelchairs at a ceremony attended by Guatemala’s President Jimmy Morales. … Continue reading

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Wheelchairs for Vietnamese children

Israel’s Embassy in Vietnam is donating 100 innovative wheelchairs especially designed for children with disabilities. The Embassy used the budget for Israeli Independence Day celebrations to buy the lightweight wheelchairs from Israel’s “Wheelchairs of Hope.” http://haifadiarist.blogspot.co.il/2017/08/wheelchairs-of-hope-in-vietnam.html

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The world’s first child-friendly wheelchair

(Thanks to NoCamels.com) Israeli NGO Wheelchairs of Hope has designed the world’s first affordable wheelchairs built especially for children. They have received backing from the UN, the World Health Organization and Israeli Nobel Prize winner Aaron Ciechanover. http://nocamels.com/2014/06/israeli-ngo-designs-worlds-first-kid-friendly-wheelchair/

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