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The SCOOTER Store Donates Scooter to High School Student With Muscular Dystrophy
Date:6/4/2010

esident and CEO of The SCOOTER Store. "We started the Gift of Mobility program because we understand that mobility and the ensuing independence impact their lives, especially one as young as Isaac's. We hope the scooter helps him experience life to its fullest."

The scooter will help Aragon regain the freedom and independence he has lost as his muscles have weakened from MD. He can now more easily maneuver the hallways at school and seriously consider attending college after he graduates. He won't have to worry about getting around campus while conserving his energy for schoolwork. This gift of power mobility will allow him to visit friends, go to school, go shopping and navigate around his community by himself for the first time in his life. 

"The ADL Foundation was founded to provide power chairs and scooters to those without insurance, and we sometimes have recipients we desperately want to help but can't," said Alvin Lemar, founder and director of the nonprofit organization based in New Mexico. "When that happens, we are fortunate we can call The SCOOTER Store. After being in a wheelchair for over a dozen years, I know what Isaac is going through, and this gift will make a world of difference in his young life."

Harrison and his wife, Susanna, started the Gift of Mobility program in December 2002 to help people improve their quality of life by assisting in achieving their independence and mobility. Since then, the outreach program has worked with nonprofit groups around the country to donate power wheelchairs, scooters and manual wheelchairs with a retail value in excess of $350,000 per year to individuals and community service organizations, enabling them to provide freedom and independence to people with limited mobility.


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