MDA Summer Camp Costume Parade: Dragons, Fairies, and Gargoyles – Oh my!

Camp is in session! At this year’s MDA Summer Camp, campers had the chance to show off their stellar Sci-Fi themed wheelchair costumes. Volunteers from 101 Mobility’s technical and design department helped create costume ideas for the campers. Throughout the week, the campers and counselors brought the ideas to life with a little help from…

23 Quotes By Maya Angelou That Will Change Your Life

Life Changing Quotes from a Legend Dr. Maya Angelou was known for making the English language ‘sing’. The renowned poet, author, and civil rights activist passed away today in her hometown of Winston-Salem, NC. Born in 1928, she led a triumphant and rich life. Dr. Angelou tirelessly gave her talents to the world – and we are…

Mary Lynn: The Elevator Lady of Boston

Elevators are an excellent mobility solution that add to your home’s resale value. Not only are they energy-efficient, but they are a chic mobility solution that can be used by everyone. Lucky for us, no one knows more about home and limited-use commercial lifts than Mary Lynn Miller of 101 Mobility Massachusetts. Mary Lynn has…

TED Talks DisAbility

Last month, the TED Conferences held their annual gathering of innovators and influencers representing a variety of disciplines and industries. The main conference is held each year in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. From ground breaking discoveries in science to breathtaking musical performances and inspirational speakers, the goal of the project is to globally share these…

Senior Discounts: Incredible Savings

Senior Discount Guide If you are over the age of 50, you could be saving hundreds to thousands of dollars every year with senior discounts. Think of what you could do with all that cash: new adventures, relaxing holidays, remodeling projects at home, spoil some grandchildren, or pick up a new hobby. In this blog,…

Sochi Update: USA Paralympic Sled Hockey Team

Here we are, six days into the 2014 Winter Paralympics, and the Team USA Sled Hockey Team has won two games: one against Italy and another against South Korea. Even though Team USA lost a tough game to Russia yesterday, their second place finish in Group B still qualifies them to advance to the semi-final…

2014 Paralympic Athlete Spotlights

On Friday, March 7, 2014, the Winter Paralympics will kick off in Sochi, Russia. Team USA is bringing the heat this year! Below we have profiled some of the toughest competitors on the slopes and ice. Omar Bermejo Bio: Marine Corp veteran Omar Bermejo is not easily cracked. The Michigan native completed four tours in…

This office receptionist will restore your faith in humanity.

Kathleen is a woman with a big heart. Even though she balances a full-time job, keeps up with her family, and follows through on personal commitments, she still finds time to volunteer multiple times a week. Below, Kathleen explains why volunteering is so important to her and her community in Wilmington, NC. What organizations do…

14 Motivational Quotes to help you continue your New Year’s Resolutions

Don’t give up! Here are 14 electrifying quotes and pictures to inspire you to continue your New Year’s Resolutions! “You just started writing a 365 page book. Write a good one.” –Brad Paisley (photo via Facebook) You have 365 days. There will be laughter, sadness, kindness, and compassion this year. Don’t leave anything out, and don’t…

7 Simple and Fabulous DIY Holiday Crafts

Is there a better way to celebrate the holidays than with some quality craft time?! Here are 7 of the most creative, simple, and hot DIY crafts of the season. It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner or a master, because these crafts are specially selected for people of all ages and skills. Crank up…