Wheelchairs given to needy residents in Thailand

At this, arguably the most popular seaside resort in Asia, the women of the Rotary Club of Junkseilon held a 30-wheelchair ceremony on Feb. 28 by coordinating with LDS Charities and the Bang Rak Rotary Club of Thailand. It was the fourth distribution LDS Charities has been involved with since the end of January, bringing the number of wheelchairs to 130. Read More

Wheelchairs to Botswana

The first lady of Botswana accepted a donation of 500 wheelchairs from the Church on Oct. 30. According to Mmegi news, First Lady Barbara Mogae said during the event, "Our aspirations as articulated in the National Vision 2016 are for all citizens of this nation, including people with disabilities. Read More

Liberians receive wheelchairs

Some 250 wheelchairs were donated here by the Church to help war-affected Liberians who suffered through years of civil unrest, according to Washington D. Tugbe, director of Church public affairs here. Read More

Wheelchairs donated

A wheelchair donation ceremony was conducted in conjunction with the opening ceremonies of the LDS Hong Kong Basketball Tournament in September to increase awareness among young people of the needs and abilities of people with physical disabilities. Read More