The Abilities Expo has been a one stop shop for all things accessible for nearly 40 years. The newest technologies and solutions are all available together under one roof for people with disabilities, veterans, seniors, and their families.
For almost 40 years, the Abilities Expo has been dedicated to displaying the latest innovative adaptive technologies. MobilityWorks is proud to be participating in the 2018 Los Angeles Abilities Expo from Friday, February 23rd through Sunday, February 25th. The expo will feature groundbreaking accessible equipment, informative workshops, demonstrations and more.
MobilityWorks has four locations around the greater Los Angeles area in Beverly Hills, Pasadena, Van Nuys and Riverside. Certified Mobility Consultants from these locations will be at Booth #615 to meet with attendees and answer questions about accessible vehicles and adaptive equipment.
While most people know of the work which Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. did during the Civil Rights Movement, his work towards equalization extended far beyond that for African Americans. He was also a major component of helping pave the way towards a more accessible country. When changes were beginning to be being made for an increasing number of minorities across the country, advocates for those with disabilities joined in on the fight. Their efforts are responsible for many of the basic adaptations we see today, from marked parking spaces to equal access building codes.
In recent years, sites like GoFundMe have helped raise individuals and organizations millions of dollars for charitable causes. In addition to starting an online fundraising site, here are a few ideas that can help you raise money for an accessible van: