Wheels For The World

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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Joni and Friends Brings Awareness to the Mobility Crisis During March with Wheelchair Collection Month

March 4, 2019

Donated wheelchairs are restored and gifted to people with disabilities around the world. Joni and Friends, the leading global ministry serving people impacted by disability, has designated March as Wheelchair Collection Month to bring awareness to the mobility crisis around the world. More than 70 million people worldwide are in need of a wheelchair, yet…

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Collecting Wheelchairs with Bernie

March 4, 2019

Isn’t it amazing how God is always leading you? Just like how God has been leading Bernie Punte all these years. One day, while listening to the radio, Bernie heard about Joni and Friends. He instantly connected to the mission and felt the Lord tug on his heart to give. And for that, he received a…

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Help Collect Wheelchairs

March 1, 2019

Earlier this week my friend Katherine Wolf posted a picture of herself on Facebook. The picture shows her sitting in a beach wheelchair, enjoying the breeze coming off the ocean. It’s a picture of a beautiful day (and lovely person!). It made me wish to be right alongside her. But with her picture she asked…

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Donate Your Used Wheelchair

March 1, 2019

Thousands of disabled children and their parents are crying out for help. God does not ignore their cries and neither can we. Help us reach our goal to collect 100,000 wheelchairs by 2020! It is a bold initiative, but we know that together, we can deliver wheelchairs and the Gospel to 100,000 people impacted by…

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