Wheels For The World

The Wheelchair Project

March 30, 2019

God is doing amazing things in Thailand! I recently had the privilege to visit our partner, the Wheelchair Project, in Chiang Mai and connect with pastors who are involved in disability ministry there, in Chiang Rai, and in Bangkok. The Wheelchair Project is a public service sponsored by the Royal Princess through which the government’s…

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Joy’s Legacy

March 27, 2019

At the start of our Wheels for the World program, Joy Eusebio was inspired to begin collecting wheelchairs for the ministry… and she hasn’t looked back since! Over the past two decades, Joy has built what can only be described as a Chair Corps legacy. Far and wide, she has spread awareness of the need…

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Dave and Carol’s Bountiful Blessings

March 24, 2019

Dave and Carol Kaufman were – quite literally – called to collect wheelchairs for Wheels for the World. One day,as they were listening to a local Christian radio station, Joni and Friends came on the air asking for a volunteer with a box truck to help pick up local wheelchair donations. They were immediately struck…

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Peace Amid the Dangers of Haiti

March 22, 2019

In Haiti, the Joni and Friends Wheels for the World team began each day with a devotional. It was a time to share the excitement of the previous day and also encourage one another to continue the good work. Philippians 4:6 was shared, “Do not be anxious about anything.” Little did the team know, God…

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Ken Vineyard’s Gift

March 17, 2019

Frank Costello, a dear friend of Joni and Friends, had a passion for collecting wheelchairs. With an enthusiastic drive, a generous heart, and a profound calling to serve with Wheels for the World, Frank was a natural leader and recruited many new Chair Corps volunteers! But when Frank became ill in 2011, he knew he had…

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Join the Joni and Friends Chair Corps

March 16, 2019

The Joni and Friends Chair Corps team spans across the country on one mission… to collect used wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, and canes. These items are restored and delivered to people impacted by disability in developing countries. Every wheelchair collected is the opportunity for someone to experience the love and hope of Jesus Christ! Help us provide mobility to the more…

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Volunteer with Wheels for the World 

March 12, 2019

Providing wheelchairs to people with disabilities around the world is only possible because of our many dedicated volunteers! And we have a variety of ways for you to volunteer hands-on.

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Don’t Miss our Wheelchair Drive on March 29th! 

March 9, 2019

Donated wheelchairs are restored and gifted to people with disabilities around the world. More than 70 million people around the world are in need of a wheelchair, yet only 10% have access to one.* During the month of March, we’re working to solve the mobility crisis through nationwide wheelchair collection events, including a wheelchair drive near our Joni and…

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The Need for Wheelchairs is Great

March 8, 2019

Despite an increasingly aggressive political climate, God opened a window for the Joni and Friends Central California team to travel safely to Haiti last month. Upon arrival, they set up for a week dedicated to meeting the physical and spiritual needs of families affected by disability in Pignon. Follow their story to see how the wheelchairs you…

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The Impact of Wheels for the World

March 5, 2019

Many communities of people work together to bring the gift of mobility and the hope of Jesus to people in desperate need through Wheels for the World. From start to finish, one wheelchair will impact 150 people during it’s journey to someone with a disability. We start with Collection. Used wheelchairs that are otherwise thrown…

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