INFOGRAPHIC: Wheels for the World
(Rachel Friederich , DOC Communications)
Inmates at Stafford Creek Corrections Center in Aberdeen, Washington refurbish wheelchairs for people with disabilities in developing countries around the world through an organization called Joni and Friends. Inmates restore about 250 wheelchairs per year. The organization has sent wheelchairs to more than 100 countries. Here are a few.
The infographic contains an image of a world map with markers on countries to which wheelchairs are distributed.
- Dominican Republic
- El Salvador
- The Philippines
- Kingdom of Tonga
- Joni and Friends Website