13 08, 2013

Handcycle Trike Update

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Aaron taks one last test drive on the handcycle trikes before they are shipped to Indonesia for the trike trial later this month.

2 04, 2013

Will Sri Lestari Reach TEDx Ubud on Her Modified Motorbike?

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Last week we shared a photo of Sri Lestari, a social worker who is employed by a Whirlwind partner, UCP Wheels for Humanity, in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.  We found out after our post that she has been asked to speak at the TEDx Ubud conference on June 1st.   Sri is hoping to make her trip to

26 03, 2013

Whirlwind Shifts into High Gear with International Quality Standards

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Sri Lestari takes her nephew for a ride on her Whirlwind RoughRider® near Jogjakarta, Indonesia. With the 2010 Whirlwind RoughRider® on track to reach more than 20,000 riders next year, the process for ensuring that each chair is of the highest quality becomes an even greater challenge. Unlike Whirlwind’s first 25 years, it

10 01, 2013

Whirlwind’s Buy One – Give One Program Now Sell 2 Give 1

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An aunt and father in in Indonesia and a man in Haiti who received Whirlwind RoughRiders through our Buy One Give-One program For every RoughRider® purchased through the Sell 2 Give 1 (S2G1) [formerly Buy One – Give One ] program, Whirlwind will see that a second is provided through our local partners

21 11, 2012

Whirlwind Wheelchair Joins GivingTuesday Efforts

By |November 21st, 2012|Article, Press Coverage|0 Comments

“My RoughRider is very special to me.” - Sudardo Before this June, Sudardo, a 48-year old spinal cord injury survivor from Yogyakarta, Indonesia, was limited to his village and a few surrounding villages due to his difficulty in traveling.  In June, he received his RoughRider® and now collects 15 bags a week and