Partnerships deliver gift of mobility to Thyotte

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excerpted from THYOTTE’S HOME:

Early on a rainy day a couple of weeks after Hurricane Matthew hit, RoRo had the guys pull a PET cart out of storage. He said we had someone to visit when the rain slowed down.
Early on a rainy day a couple of weeks after Hurricane Matthew hit, RoRo had the guys pull a PET cart out of storage. He said we had someone to visit when the rain slowed down.

Thyotte is 60 years old, and over the last 20 years he has lost both of his legs and a few of his fingers to different illnesses.
Thyotte is 60 years old, and over the last 20 years he has lost both of his legs and a few of his fingers to different illnesses.

As we talked, the guys pulled the PET cart up to the house, and Ro showed Thyotte how to use it.
As we talked, the guys pulled the PET cart up to the house, and Ro showed Thyotte how to use it.

For the first time in 20 years, he did not have to drag his body through the dirt in Savanne du Bois to get around.
For the first time in 20 years, he did not have to drag his body through the dirt in Savanne du Bois to get around.

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