April 19, 2016: The Clarke
University Organization of Student Physical Therapists (COSPT) needs your help in changing lives
with the gift of mobility.
group is again seeking donations of used or broken wheelchairs, walkers,
crutches or canes. The items will be donated to Wheels for the World, a
non-profit organization that refurbishes the devices and sends them to
countries that do not have access to such devices.
will be collecting assistive devices from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 30,
at the main entrance of Catherine Byrne Hall on the Clarke campus. If you're
unable donate that day, please either drop items off in the Physical Therapy
Office, located in the main lobby of Catherine Byrne Hall, or call (563)588-6382.
Clarke University is a Catholic, liberal arts and sciences
university dedicated to preparing students who positively impact their
workplace, family and community. Academic offerings include more than 40
undergraduate liberal arts and pre-professional programs, a robust adult degree
program and six graduate degree programs. Founded in 1843 by the Sisters
of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Clarke is located near the Mississippi
River in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa. It is the only BVM university in