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Ramp Builders, Organizations and Projects in Kansas

Kansas list of charitable organizations that build wheelchair ramps for people in desperate need of a ramp, but do not have a source of funding.

Eudora United Methodist Church

Organization: Eudora United Methodist Church

Volunteers from a church build wheelchair ramp

Address: 2084 N 1300th Rd
Eudora, KS 66025
Website: Eudora United Methodist Church
Story: Lawhorn’s Lawrence: Westie, the wheelchair ramp champion (PDF)
Contact Info: (785) 542-3200
Coordinator: Dean Manwaring
Service Area: Lawrence, KS

Autoworkers build ramps to help

Organization: United Auto Workers Local 249

Ford workers built a wheelchair ramp for a woman who suffers from a genetic “brittle bone” disorder. The program, begun in Detroit by Ford and the UAW, has been expanded to include Chicago, Louisville, Ky., Cleveland and Kansas City.


UAW Local 249
8040 NE 69 Hwy
Pleasant Valley, MO 64068


Ford Wheelchair ramp program

Local 249

Story: Autoworkers build ramps to help disabled residents - KansasCity (PDF)
Contact Info:


Coordinator: Jeff Wright
Service Area: Chicago, Louisville, Ky., Cleveland and Kansas City.

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