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Alternatives in Motion welcomes new Board Member

by (Coleen Davis)

Submitted 07-23-2019 under NONPROFITS

We sat down with Ellery Alexander, AIM’s newest board member, to discuss her background and her passion for supporting those with disabilities: “I am a returning adult student at Grand Valley State University studying Interdisciplinary...

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Alternatives in Motion announces endurance award winners

by (Coleen Davis)

Submitted 10-19-2016 under NONPROFITS

Alternatives in Motion has announced the 5th Annual AIM High Endurance Awards winners. This year’s event, featuring keynote speaker Mackenzie Woodring, will raise funds to provide people in need with access to wheelchairs and repair services....

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Call for nominations: Wheelchair-donating nonprofit seeks inspirational athletes

by (Coleen Davis)

Submitted 08-09-2016 under NONPROFITS

Do you know any endurance community members who strive to accomplish their goals no matter the difficulty or distance? If so, nominate them for the 5th Annual AIM High Endurance Awards. The awards will recognize these awesome locals while raising...

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Wheelchair-donating nonprofit adds four board members

by (Coleen Davis)

Submitted 08-03-2016 under NONPROFITS

Alternatives in Motion (AIM), a nonprofit providing donated mobility equipment and repair services to those in need, has appointed four new members to its board: Jeff Kramer, Shelly Loose, Mark Brant, and Tyler Losinski. These four, who share common...

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Oklahoman veteran finds wheelchair in West Michigan

by (jtl6)

Submitted 06-10-2016 under NEWS

When 74-year-old veteran Tony’s power wheelchair wore down and hindered his freedom, he searched everywhere for help covering the $10,000 price of a new one. After exhausting all options from insurance to local services, he discovered...

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Wheel Run Together rolls into its 15th year

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 03-18-2011 under NEWS

Good cause. Good route. Possibly good weather. The 15th Annual Wheel Run Together Race is set for Saturday, April 2 on the campus of Grand Valley State University (GVSU) and regardless of the weather, organizers are enthusiastic about the event. The...

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