Gayle Anderson reports on the 2024 AARP Purpose Prize Winner Don Schoendorfer of Irvine, California, founder and president of Free Wheelchair Mission.
The AARP has selected Don Schoendorfer as one of its 2024 AARP Purpose Prize Award recipients. The one-of-a-kind national award honors people aged 50-plus who have proven that they are using their knowledge and life experience to make a difference. Five AARP Purpose Prize Winners who have founded a non-profit will receive $50,000 for their organization. In addition, 10 AARP Purpose Prize Fellows and their organizations will be recognized with an award of $10,000. All award recipients will also receive a year of technical support to help broaden the scope of their organization’s work.
Donations are important to the nonprofit organization, especially during this season of giving. If you would like to help, and if you would like more information about Free Wheelchair Mission, take a look at the website: FreeWheelchairMission.org.
To learn more about the AARP Purpose Prize, there’s the website: AARP.org.
Gayle Anderson reports for the KTLA 5 News on Nov. 20, 2023.