Mobility Carts: International day of the girl child October 11

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Mobility Worldwide MO-Columbia Update 10/11/17
1,409 carts built since 1-1-17 = 850 large crank, 382 small crank & 177 Pull

October 11 is the International Day of the Girl Child.

The rise of women in the world is without a doubt the most important change I have seen in my over 9 decades of observing life. My mother got the right to vote only 4 years before I was born. The rule to “keep ’em in the kitchen and keep ’em pregnant,” was rather well enforced. A woman could teach school, if she was not married or pregnant. A woman pastor for a church would have been a scandal. A woman could be a secretary in a business, but certainly not have any powers of authority or decision making. That list could go on and on. Continue reading “Mobility Carts: International day of the girl child October 11”

What is common trait among Mobility Worldwide volunteers & donors?

Maker of the Mobility Cart since 1994.
What does empathy mean to you?
Mobility Worldwide MO-Columbia update 10/6/17

What one word would describe the personal attribute most common to all Mobility Worldwide volunteers and donors? Would it be age? No, we are all ages. Would it be a certain faith? No, we are of many faiths and/or none. Would it be that we are affluent? No, some of us are affluent, but not all. Would it be gender, politics, education or nationality? None of those. Continue reading “What is common trait among Mobility Worldwide volunteers & donors?”

Philomena, empowered by Gift of Mobility

From Partners for Care:

“The greatest achievement of man is not material wealth creation…it is certainly not to enrich one’s self rather to impart empowerment to thy fellow man…The impact created outlasts the energy and time invested.” These are the words of Philomena, a beneficiary of a mobility cart. She uses it to sell her oranges. Thanks to Partners for Care and Mobility Worldwide