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Seika – A new mover

Today we had one of those rare privileges that sometimes come our way on an Eleanore’s Project expedition. We got to see someone move themselves for the very first time. Seika is a very bright and willful 15 year old … Continue reading

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Mid-morning photo: Frank

Frank was overjoyed this morning because he will start school this year in his new wheelchair. Many schools in Peru will only accept children with disabilities if they have a wheelchair to use at their desks.

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A milestone

Today, for the first time in her 14 year life, Catiusca ate lunch sitting upright. Sammie spent the whole day working on her chair. There’s a little more work to be done, so someone from her rehabilitation organization will deliver … Continue reading

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Emily’s Story

A little girl from Missoula, Montana, Emily, age 6, is part of Eleanore’s Project. She shared her artwork and the money in her piggy bank to help give a wheelchair for a little boy in Jordan. According to her grandmother, … Continue reading

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