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PBS NewsHour With Jim Lehrer

PBS NewsHour covers Whirlwind Wheelchair International’s efforts to send low-cost durable wheelchairs to Haiti for amputees after the January 2010 earthquake Ralf Hotchkiss, is speaking the former headquarters at SFSU. Transcription for this video:  Whirlwind Wheelchair on PBS NewsHour with Jim Lehrer reported by Spencer Michels

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Children’s Chairs in Haiti

The need for children’s wheelchairs in Haiti is great.  Our contacts on the ground tell us that even with all the aid pouring in there’s very little for kids with disabilities. Vladimir, who meets Ralf, Whirlwind’s founder, in this video about our Haiti project in the summer of 2010, lost his mother and sustained a…

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Summer 2010 NewsNotes

  In this issue: Hope Again in Haiti Dominican Republic Project Computer Machined Jigs & Fixtures Clinton Global Initiative RESNA Leadership Award Ramping Up for New Products Download the 2010 News Notes here  .

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