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Make a Wheel Difference

Raised toward our $4,500 Goal
28 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on January 13, at 02:31 PM CST
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Make a Wheel Difference

You can help a child go to school! "A young boy in Kenya fell from a tree and tragically broke his back. Without means to get around, this boy developed terrible infected pressure ulcers from laying for hours alone in the corner. But once he received a wheelchair--perfect for his size--he was able to go to school like his friends pictured above."

The Make a Wheel Difference fundraising event is a Walk-a-thon with the purpose of raising funds to send wheelchairs to Kenya and help prevent needless suffering. All Participants are welcome to walk in support of this important need, but Participants are encouraged to raise support by seeking sponsorship per lap around campus or for walking a certain amount of time.

Every $250 raised is one wheelchair for a child or adult!

We are also seeking Corporate Sponsors for this event with donations to cover the cost of wheelchairs as well as an opportunity for each sponsor to promote their business and be recognized for supporting children and families in need.

Come join us on January 13th at 11 a.m. and walk with us around campus to help children in Kenya.

Make a Wheel Difference will be held at LeTourneau University and will include food and corporate booths.

Come walk with us to raise money for children like him to gain a better life!

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Choose a giving level


Individual Funds

Your gift when combined with other gifts, will provide one wheelchair for a child in Kenya.


Wheel Difference

Purchase one wheelchair for a needy child or adult in Kenya.


Corporate Silver Level

With your generous gift, two children will receive a wheelchair and in addition, your company product will be added to Participant goody bags on event day.


Corporate Gold Level

Not only will you fund four wheelchairs, but you have the opportunity to promote your company with product and giveaways for participant goody bags as well as host a company booth on the day of the event.


Corporate Platinum Level

Eight children will have a wheelchair because of your company support! Your company will be recognized with a branded banner at the event, your promotional material will be added to participant goody bags and you may promote your company at a booth on the day of the event.