This short video presents another illustration of the difficulties faced by people who are wheelchair-bound, especially in regions of the third world.
In this story, a young woman explains the obstacles she faced as a wheelchair-using person, then describes the transformation that came to her life with the receipt of prosthetic limbs.
Innovación Ortopédica (“Orthopedic Innovations”), which provided new legs to Mayerlinth Reyes, is one of more than 20 private organizations in the Dominican Republic receiving partnership support from Latter-day Saint Charities, the humanitarian services arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame. (Job 29:15)
Learn more about the work of LDS Charities in the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Africa, and other places — at their internet site.