Friendly Wheels Archive

Antique Fire Truck Finds New Purpose

Friendly Wheels, Issue 80
October 2014

With Amigo owner Jimmie Dobson

For Amigo owner Jimmie Dobson, there is no such thing as too many fire trucks. 

Celebrating 25 Years of Change

Friendly Wheels, Issue 78
August 2014

With The ADA Legacy Project

 

With more than 45 years in the mobility business, Amigo has witnessed first-hand the positive effects of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Walk This Way

Friendly Wheels, Issue 76
June 2014

With Amigo owner Ron Bachman

 

"Before you can be good to anyone else, you have to first find comfort and acceptance in the mirror." 

An Unforgettable Trip

Friendly Wheels, Issue 77
July 2014

With Amigo owner Jeanette Hagland

 

Beautiful views, rich history and the wonderful smell of fudge are a few of the many reasons Amigo owner Jeanette Hagland was anxious to take a trip back to Mackinac Island.

You Can

Friendly Wheels, Issue 75
May 2014

With Dick and Rick Hoyt


Running thousands of miles together has created a special father-son bond between Dick and Rick Hoyt.

News Flash

Supporting Families in Many Helpful Ways

Supporting Families in Many Helpful Ways

Friendly Wheels, Issue 123

August 2018

 

Amigo owners often share inspiring stories. From overcoming a mobility challenge to figuring out innovative ways to go to new places to helping people in their communities, the experiences they share never cease to amaze us.

In this edition of Friendly Wheels, we get to meet Shannon DeWall, JD, an attorney, wife, mother and community volunteer in metro Detroit. Learn more about her story below.

A Family's Story of Reclaiming Hope

A Family's Story of Reclaiming Hope

Friendly Wheels, Issue 122

July 2018

In a time of crisis, it may be reassuring to know that there is another family that's experienced a similar situation: the Shepherds. James Shepherd and his mother founded the Shepherd Center, a not-for-profit hospital located in Atlanta, Georgia specializing spinal cord injury rehabilitation, in 1975 in response to an accident James endured as a young man. Learn more about his family's inspiring story.

This Amigo Owner Adds a Little Magic

This Amigo Owner Adds a Little Magic

Friendly Wheels, Issue 121

June 2018

Carrie Rostollan, a longtime member of the Amigo family, recently visited our Bridgeport facility for the Amigo Mobility Center open house. She shared with us some of her upcoming summer plans and entertained us with her magic tricks! Discover more about Carrie's 'magical' adventures.

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