Congrats to Angelica Flynn for being honored as an outstanding community volunteer!
Nominating Organization: Free Wheelchair Mission
Honoree Category: Human & Community
Why Nominated: Angelica is a 26 year old physical therapist who works in an out-patient orthopedic setting and also work weekends in an in-patient acute care hospital. Being involved with Free Wheelchair Mission has allowed her to combine her love for mobility and for helping others!
Angelica Flynn has contributed extensively as a volunteer to the growth and development of FWM’s wheelchair program. While a graduate student at Azusa Pacific University, she helped to design a full five-day Wheelchair Distribution Training Program which has been rolled out beginning in July of 2012. Since then, she has participated in three international training trips, helping our partners to understand the importance of proper wheelchair distribution. We have trained partners in Vietnam, Chile, El Salvador, Mexico, Peru and India with the program she helped to design.
We’re so grateful to Angelica for her years of service, her commitment to our mission, and willingness to share her expertise at no cost is a blessing not just to FWM but to the wheelchair recipients we strive to serve!
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