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Review for Free Wheelchair Mission, Irvine, CA, USA

Rating: 1 stars  

FWM discriminates against people with disabilities. These contraptions are not wheelchairs they are lawn chairs. Please stop using poor people with disabilities as your puppets and for your financial gains. You can purchase real folding wheelchairs from your partnering Chinese factory for the same price you hustle innocent people for. If your lawn chair is not good enough for people in the USA – why do you continue to dump these things in the developing world - the answer is clear

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Peru, Mexico, Nicaragua, Vietnam, Costa Rica,

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

purchase real wheelchairs

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...


The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Innocent - no clue what so ever on correct seating / fitting of disabled people in wheelchairs.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Cause a lot of presure sores and long team damage to people with disabilies

Ways to make it better...

FWM distributed real wheelchairs

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

The self centered EGO of the founder Don Schoendorfer - he will not listen to the professional rehabilitation medical community.

One thing I'd also say is that...

Think out side the box

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?


Role:  Client Served & PT Rehabilitation Custom fitted children into custom seating systems on correct w.