Free Wheelchair Mission

Our mission is to transform lives through the gift of mobility
to the physically disabled poor in developing countries
as motivated by Jesus Christ.
Our vision is to provide 20 million wheelchairs.

Founded in 2001, Free Wheelchair Mission is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to providing wheelchairs for the impoverished disabled in developing nations. Headquartered in Irvine, California, FWM works around the world in partnership with a vast network of humanitarian, faith-based and government organizations, sending wheelchairs to hundreds of thousands of disabled people, providing not only the gift of mobility, but of dignity, independence, and hope.

  • We conduct our mission with integrity and humility.
  • We honor God in all we do.
  • We value individuals and relationships.
  • We encourage creativity and innovation.
  • We manage with accountability, transparency and for cost-effectiveness.