Wheelchairs for Haiti: Whirlwind Wheelchairs

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You Can Help Injured Haitians. Thousands of Wheelchairs Are Needed.



After lifesaving medical and rescue efforts are completed, thousands of Haitians will need durable wheelchairs capable of navigating the rough debris covered terrain.  This kind of environment is exactly where our chairs excel.  Disability disaster response and recovery expert George Heake has described the RoughRider wheelchair as "ideal" for Haiti after the earthquake.
 
With an estimated 200,000 dead, we can be sure many more will become permanently disabled.  It's heartwrenching to know that even more people will become disabled due to the lack of immediate medical care.
 
Whirlwind Wheelchairs will rush the production of  RoughRiders from our Mexico factory and possibly from our other regional partners if funds are made available.  For this first order we need $22,000.  

For $220 you can provide a good wheelchair that will help an injured person return to normal life.


To make a donation online at Whirlwind.
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An Update from Whirlwind Wheelchair-

We have set up a website (www.wheelchairsforhaiti.org) to make it easy for people to donate to the Haiti relief effort. Currently we are 1/4 of the way to our goal and first container of wheelchairs. We still need your support!

Haiti is facing a disaster. And you guys are doing a really commendable job by providing them wheelchairs. I will also make some donation for that. Infact along with wheelchairs people of haiti should be provided with Adjustable Beds and other these types of Disability Aids.

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