Friendly Wheels Archive

"Get Out and Live"

Friendly Wheels, Issue 67
September 2013

WIth Amigo owner Barbara Gratzke, her husband Bill and the Handicap Travel Club 


Barbara and Bill Gratzke of Homestead, Fla. certainly make their rounds while traveling -- they travel six to eight months of the year in an accessible RV!

The Magic Touch

Friendly Wheels, Issue 66
August 2013

Featuring Amigo owner Carrie Rostollan of Proximity Illusions in Auburn, Mich.


Amigo owner Carrie Rostollan has brought her magic touch to Michigan's Great Lakes Bay region. Carrie, who grew up in northern Wisconsin, has been fascinated by magic as long as she can remember.

Bringing it Home

Friendly Wheels, Issue 65
July 2013

Featuring Dr. Len Sawisch of the World Dwarf Games Steering Committee


In just 21 days, the world of dwarf sports will return to where it all began. For the first time since 1993, the World Dwarf Games will be held on U.S. soil on the campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich.

Let the Good Times Roll

Friendly Wheels, Issue 64
June 2013

Featuring Amigo owner Bob Hilton 


For Amigo owner Bob Hilton, the good times of summer keep rolling year round. Though Bob and his wife Virginia spend their summers at home in Grove City, Pa., for the past 19 years they have traveled to the warmth of Lady Lake, Fla. for six months each winter.

A Real Life "Field of Dreams"

Friendly Wheels, Issue 63
May 2013

Featuring Eric Rutherford, Director of Bridgeport Township's Parks and Recreation


Who would have thought that a springtime daydream could turn into a real life "field of dreams?" That is exactly what happened when Eric Rutherford, Director of Bridgeport Township's Parks and Recreations Department, began daydreaming about golf while maintaining the Bridgeport softball fields in preparation for the 2007 season.

News Flash

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.

The Difference Amigo Can Make

The Difference Amigo Can Make

Friendly Wheels, Issue 119

April 2018

In this edition of Friendly Wheels, we get to meet Becky Jackett and learn a little bit about her story and how her Amigo helped her get home a week early from the hospital.

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