Friendly Wheels Archive

Hope and Help for Living with Illness

Friendly Wheels, Issue 60
February 2013

Featuring Amigo owner and author Sister Karen Zielinski


Sister Karen Zielinski has dedicated her life to helping others while providing guidance and inspiration. As a Sister of St. Francis in Sylvania, Ohio, Sister Karen is also director of Canticle Studio, which creates products focusing on spirituality and health.


Live Better in 2013!

Friendly Wheels, Issue 59
January 2013

A guide of resources and inspiration to help you live better in 2013

New Year's resolutions are probably starting to sound cliché -- but what if your real resolution was just to live better in 2013?


Holidays Made Easier

Friendly Wheels, Issue 58
December 2012

Featuring Amigo owner and accessibility expert Shelley Peterman Schwarz

With winter weather approaching and holiday get-togethers right around the corner, Shelley Peterman Schwarz provides these helpful tips to help create an accessible home for the holidays.


42 Years of Amigo Friendship

Friendly Wheels, Issue 57
November 2012

Featuring Amigo owners Jack and Christina Howard of Perrysburg, Oh.


While multiple generations in a family business is fairly common, multiple generations of Amigo owners is a bit more rare! Christina Howard is a second generation Amigo owner, as her father began using one of the first Amigos in 1970.


Troy Parker's Technofolk Travels

Friendly Wheels, Issue 56
October 2012

Featuring Amigo owner Troy Parker, Tyler, Tx.

 
 

Amigo owner Troy Parker is truly grateful for the gifts he's been given in life. After finding his passion for art shortly after graduating high school, Troy was fortunate enough to be able to turn his passion into a business.

 

 

After graduating from John Tyler High School in Tyler, Tx., Troy pursued a series of computer graphics courses at Tyler Junior College.

 

News Flash

Always on the Go | Friendly Wheels | Issue 99

Always on the Go

Friendly Wheels, Issue 99
May 2016

With Amigo owner Cammy Prince of Okemos, Mich.

With the help of a new Amigo, Cammy Prince is always on the go.

57 Years in 248 Pages | Friendly Wheels | Issue 100

57 Years in 248 Pages

Friendly Wheels, Issue 100
June 2016

With Amigo owner and author Jack Jensen

For Jack Jensen, squeezing 57 years into 248 pages was no small feat.

Find A Way | Friendly Wheels | Issue 101

Find A Way

Friendly Wheels, Issue 101
July 2016

With Amigo owner Tim Brown of the Michigan Polio Network

For the past 20 years, Tim Brown has witnessed the growing impact of the Michigan Polio Network (MPN).