These photos were taken in early 2001 on our first time (together) to VN. We helped distribute between 700-800 chairs (2 teams) in about 10 days.
All those chairs!!! First, they are sorted...
Then, loaded for transport to the city or village.
A special school in Vinh Long.
Two types of wheels make a man mobile (and able to work). Here, Mark tries to determine what this man's mobility needs are.
This young man preferred this PET chair; it has storage capacity on the back.
This man received crutches and a chair.
The start of the fitting...
A child being fitted into a chair (Mark).
The first time I decided I wanted to adopt from VN--look at Linh, selling her lottery tickets!Mark in a cyclo in Nha Trang.
The second time I decided I wanted to adopt--look at that beautiful baby!! Repair for club feet in process.
Alannah was about 10 or so when we went the first time. She wanted us to pose her bear and send photos. We were tickled to do so! :~)
Excellent food at a pastor's home in Nha Trang.
Bear at the Presidential Palace.
Soccer near the beach at Nha Trang.
Teri in a basket boat, on our way to a restaurant.
Teri in front of the Opera House in Saigon/HCMC.