Category Archives: Preparation

A new destination for 2012

Each spring, Eleanore’s Project holds wheelchair clinics in two different locations in Peru. Since 2006, we have split our efforts between Yancana Huasy in Lima and Equip KIDS International in either Cusco or Arequipa. After 4 consecutive years of successful … Continue reading

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Thank You Comfort Company!

Today Rick and I traveled home to Missoula after visiting my parents for the weekend. We began the day meeting with Eric Murphy, Director of Marketing for the Comfort Company at their corporate offices in Bozeman. Our purpose: to pick … Continue reading

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Loaded and on the way

Our container of wheelchairs and equipment was scheduled for loading on Tuesday, but the weather was not cooperative! When I called at noon on Tuesday, I learned that a winter storm had interfered and the loading was rescheduled for yesterday, … Continue reading

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March 2011 shipment by the numbers

Greetings! Julian here. After a grueling day of sorting wheelchairs and adaptive equipment at Hope Haven International Ministries in Sioux Falls, SD, Mom and I are excited to report that we have an awesome shipment ready to go for Peru … Continue reading

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Loading wheelchairs

It was a busy morning but we have now sent more than 60 wheelchairs, as well as other rehabilitation equipment on the first leg of their journey to useful new lives with folks who badly need them. At 7:45 a.m. … Continue reading

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Collecting wheelchairs

We collect used wheelchairs on an ongoing basis, saving them from dusty garages or landfills and passing them on to Hope Haven International Ministries in the Midwest. Once there, the chairs are refurbished in the wheelchair workshop at the South … Continue reading

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It’s that time of year again…

Thanksgiving has come and gone, and it seems that the holiday season is now officially upon us. This brings renewed activity here at Eleanore’s Project – the annual fundraiser A Joyous Party is coming up on December 3, we’re reading … Continue reading

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