Wheel fun on the court

Posted: Jul 25 2017

Wheel fun on the court


The summer months are a fine time to learn more about NDAD's wheelchair basketball program, which takes place two Sundays a month in Grand Forks year-round.

NDAD sponsors the program. It's free and open to both wheelchair and non-wheelchair users off the court. To play, wheelchairs are required -- and NDAD will provide them to players who lack them.

Visit NDAD's wheelchair basketball page to learn more.
 
PHOTO: Mike Peterson
 

Karen Schelinder
Karen Schelinder followed a path of helping others, ever since she served as a Lutheran church parish worker in the 1960s. When someone sought help, her philosophy had been simple. “There’s a reason they need it,” said Schelinder, told NDAD in an early 2013 interview. Karen died the following year at age 66.   In the ...
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