Friendly Wheels Archive

40 Years Strong

Friendly Wheels, Issue 92
October 2015

A Place for Hope with Amigo Owner James Shepherd

James Shepherd, a proud Amigo owner, understands first hand the long road to recovery after serious injury.

Part of the Team

Friendly Wheels, Issue 93
November 2015

With Blair White and the Great Lakes Bay Miracle League

Sometimes, one day is all you need to make a difference.

Accessibility on the Job

Friendly Wheels, Issue 91
September 2015

With the Job Accommodation Network

People with disabilities are constantly adapting to stay active and independent in their environment.

40 Years of Service

Friendly Wheels, Issue 90
August 2015

With Amigo dealers and Donna and John Layman

 

A lot can change in 40 years, but the dedication of Amigo dealers Donna and John Layman is still as strong and unwavering as it was when they started in February of 1976. 
 

Planning Ahead for Accessible Travel

Friendly Wheels, Issue 87
May 2015

With Sister Karen Zielinski, of the Sisters of St. Francis, Ohio

 

During a recent trip, an airline pilot told Sister Karen Zielinski "More people with disabilities need to get around and fly."

News Flash

A Family's Story of Reclaiming Hope

A Family's Story of Reclaiming Hope

Friendly Wheels, Issue 122

July 2018

In a time of crisis, it may be reassuring to know that there is another family that's experienced a similar situation: the Shepherds. James Shepherd and his mother founded the Shepherd Center, a not-for-profit hospital located in Atlanta, Georgia specializing spinal cord injury rehabilitation, in 1975 in response to an accident James endured as a young man. Learn more about his family's inspiring story.

This Amigo Owner Adds a Little Magic

This Amigo Owner Adds a Little Magic

Friendly Wheels, Issue 121

June 2018

Carrie Rostollan, a longtime member of the Amigo family, recently visited our Bridgeport facility for the Amigo Mobility Center open house. She shared with us some of her upcoming summer plans and entertained us with her magic tricks! Discover more about Carrie's 'magical' adventures.

How Writing Helped One Amigo Owner Connect

How Writing Helped One Amigo Owner Connect

Friendly Wheels, Issue 120

May 2018

Last summer Sister Karen Zielinski came to visit us at our headquarters in Bridgeport, Michigan. Sister Karen is a Sister of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio. Be sure to check out the Sisters' online store and learn more about Sister Karen.

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