101 Mobility Massachusetts Supports the 16th Annual Snowflake Kickball Festival

  Sue Falamino and the staff at 101 Mobility in Marlborough, MA recently gave back to their local community through the 16th Annual Snowflake Kickball Festival. Each year for the past 16 years, residents of Marlborough, MA get together for a “Kickball Festival” fundraiser where teams compete for a cause. The fund directors, Joe and…

101 Mobility North Chicago Helps BraveHearts Riding Center Give Veterans a Lift

In November, 2016, 101 Mobility North Chicago received a call from Mr. McKevitt at the BraveHearts Therapeutic Riding & Educational Center. Mr. McKevitt requested a quote to have a ceiling lift installed at his center – something that 101 Mobility is extremely familiar with. A ceiling lift is a form of medical equipment that employs…

4 Ways to Support Veterans on Veterans Day (and Every Day!)

On a recent flight, as we landed and prepared to disembark, individuals began standing in the aisle and grabbing their bags as usual. In front of me was a young girl, maybe seven or eight years old, with her mother. The young girl turned back, looking toward an older gentleman who was standing in the…

10 Clever Halloween Costumes for Wheelchair Users

Halloween – the time for pumpkins and witches, costumes and trick-or-treating. For one day, we get a free pass to dress up and be whoever we want. However, wheelchair-users are familiar with the difficulty of trying to incorporate their devices into their costumes. We love seeing costumes that not only include wheelchairs, but actually embrace…

Amazing “Season of Service” in San Diego

(This blog post is a contribution from Kindra French, owner of 101 Mobility in San Diego.) At 101 Mobility in San Diego, we are committed to serving the needs of our community, both locally and globally. Organizations like Stop Hunger Now and Samaritan’s Purse are bringing hope and healing to people in need around the world. Recently, we had the opportunity to partner…

“Epic” Home Makeover: “Sunshine,” 101 Mobility Reveal Remodel for Connor Bode

101 Mobility of North Georgia assists “Sunshine on a Ranney Day” in home makeover for special needs teen. The front yard lay scattered: a few firetrucks, a large inflatable slide, one police car, a shaved ice truck, and people as far as the eye could see. However, it was what happened inside the house that…

Snowed-In Solutions

You’re snowed in. Now what? It’s wintertime: a reality that a lot of seniors and people with limited mobility and disabilities face often. Most cold climate cities and towns have timely snow removal plans for public streets, but for many, the snowy space from the doorway to the driveway or sidewalk keeps them cooped up…

16 Powerful Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes That Will Make You Think

Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered as one of the most influential leaders in history. His ability to effectively communicate inspired many and created a unity and movement in millions. We asked some 101 Mobility employees to recall their favorite Martin Luther King Jr. quote, and here is what they came up with. . 1….

Custom Wheelchair Costumes Raise Halloween Spirits!

For the third year in a row, the 101 Mobility team built custom wheelchair costumes for the special needs class at Codington Elementary School in Wilmington, NC! From a dazzling cupcake to a fierce Red Baron costume, the kids flaunted their transformation in a school-wide parade with parents, families, teachers, the media, and the entire…

Q&A With Codington Elementary’s Special Needs Staff!

All of us at 101 Mobility can’t even begin to describe how excited are to be hosting our 3rd Annual Wheelchair Costume Halloween Parade at Codington Elementary school in Wilmington, NC! The big day is just a couple of days away. We got to speak with special needs teacher Vanessa Bishop and her assistants (Jennifer…