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Richmond ramps Tag

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Build Date 1/15/2011 Client Stephen Location Richmond, VA Builders Gabi de Leon Caitlin Paisley Claire Porté Anna Simon Meg McMahon Story Stephen is a 55 year old wheelchair-bound paraplegic.  His roommate is a stroke victim who uses a cane for safe mobility both inside and outside the home.  This ramp benefits both gentlemen and makes life just a little bit easier on their roommate, who is caregiver to...

Build Date 1/15/2011 Client Johel Location Richmond, VA Builders Anna Simon Claire Porté (not pictured) Caitlin Paisley Gabi de Leon Megan McMahon Story Johel is a 19 year old young man originally from Costa Rica.  He has a brittle bone disease (his bones fracture easily) as well as a syndrome known as artrogriptosis, which results in abnormal bone growth.  This ramp allows him to safely roll in and...

Build Date 10/24/2010 Client William Location Richmond, VA Builders Caitlin Myzie Tori Lau Ki-Sik Park Sydney Hall David Goin Story William is 24 years old and has cerebral palsy.  He relies on a power wheelchair for mobility.  His new ramp means his mother does not have to carry William up and down the stairs anymore (nor does she need to wrestle the heavy power chair up or down...

Build Date 3/27/2010 Client Jamon Location Richmond, VA Builders Cabell Doswell Kara Williams Caroline Rose Anna Wall Madeline Lebar Priscilla Kasper Emma Brodeur Madeleine Phillips Story Jamon is a 28 year old with an undiagnosed neurological disorder.  As a result of the disorder, he is deaf and unable to walk.  Our St. Catherine's Build Crew did a great job on his ramp.  Special thanks to Kara for bribing us all with...

Build Date 11/5/2009 Client Wilma Location Richmond, VA Builders Jake McGee Molly Mansfield Katherine Melson Gabby Gelozin Stephen Holt Burke Modisett Mac Foley Andrew Emroch Story Wanda is a 58 year old single mother who uses a cane or scooter to get around.  She has osteoarthritis, degenerative disc disease, and a broken hip.  Despite these challenges, she was determined to bake sweet potato pie for our builders from Collegiate School.  And...

Build Date 11/5/2009 Client Oza Location Richmond, VA Builders Andrew Emroch Katherine Melson Molly Mansfield Gabby Gelozin Burke Modisett Stephen Holt Mac Foley Jessica Liggon (RAMPS VCU Intern) Story Oza is 63 years old and has hypertension and diabetes.  She also had a kidney transplant as well as a stroke several years ago.  She was overjoyed and moved to tears by the hard work of our Collegiate School build team.  She...

Build Date 6/23/2009 Client Albert Location Richmond, VA Builders Johnsie Nesmith Ana DiLoreto Justin Crews Jonathan Miutz David Allen Story Albert is a 95 year old gentleman confined to a wheelchair or walker.  He was delighted to meet the students who donated their time to ensure he and his wife can safely remain in the home they've lived in for over 50 years.  Our CSEI (Cochrane Summer Economic Institute)...

Build Date 1/19/2009 Client Jessie Location Richmond, VA Builders Burke Modisett Mac Foley Jake McGee Andrew Franz Trei Kelley Rutherford Moore Will Catterton Connor Kelley Story Jessie is an elderly widow who lives by herself.  Our Collegiate crew did a wonderful job on her ramp, despite the cold weather.  In fact, the neighbors were so impressed with the student's hard work that one of them baked and brought hot muffins over while...