Jake Steinman’s TravelAbility

Jake Steinman’s TravelAbility

Jake Steinman's TravelAbility highlights the importance of Accessible Travel Today, more than ever, the needs of people with disabilities are taking center stage in discussions at home, in communities and boardrooms. It is becoming more evident that someone with a...

Interview with  Charlie Hammerman

Interview with Charlie Hammerman

Interview with Charlie Hammerman:The Disability Opportunity Fund and the world's first fully accessible hotel - The Schoolhouse Hotel - In the first quarter of 2022, we will be opening and operating the world’s first fully accessible hotel in White Sulphur Springs,...

A story of thankfulness

A story of thankfulness

Drs. Kathryn Johnson and Amy Hebert Knopf: A story of thankfulnessA theme of the collaborative work of Drs. Kathryn Johnson and Amy Hebert Knopf is “thankfulness.” One of the most thankful aspects of their work was finding each other in 2013 at a conference in St....

Allan T. Brown: a vacation changed his life

Allan T. Brown: a vacation changed his life

Alan T. Brown: A Vacation in the Caribbean Changed His Life ForeverBy St. Cloud State University students: Michelle Buonfiglio and Jordan Radford We need to make sure that when individuals with a disability want to travel, they do not have to go through so many...

Howard Rosenblum: A life of advocacy

Howard Rosenblum: A life of advocacy

Howard Rosenblum leads a life of advocacyWritten by St. Cloud State University students: Tricia B. Simon and Jaime L. JensenHoward Rosenblum is a man who has so seamlessly comingled his personal and professional missions of advocacy for the deaf community that he...

Jo Joshi’s DMCFinder

Jo Joshi’s DMCFinder

Jo Joshi's DMCFinderWritten by St. Cloud State University student Taylor Mulcahy, B.A. in Psychology DMCFinder can be used by people with disabilities as they plan their travel Jo Joshi grew up in Nottingham, United Kingdom, and attended De Montfort University in...

Able Eyes: Know before you go.

Able Eyes: Know before you go.

Able Eyes: Know Before You Go. I'd like to think that Able Eyes is part of the future of accessibility. Imagine if EVERY business in the US had a virtual tour that visitors could view beforehand. "My story starts back in high school when I volunteered at an MDA Summer...

Danielle Webb on Dwarfism: Embrace you.

Danielle Webb on Dwarfism: Embrace you.

Danielle Webb on Dwarfism: "Accept yourself. Embrace you." You can surround yourself with the best people, the most loving support, but if you don't accept yourself, then truthfully you're not going to feel accepted where you are. The best advice I can give is to...

Niki & Jimmy: disability, love, laughter, happiness

Niki & Jimmy: disability, love, laughter, happiness

Niki and Jimmy: disability, love, laughter, happiness My goal in life is to share my story and life with Jimmy in the hope that what people see or read will help them through whatever may be going on in their world, and to love and trust that anything is possible!...

Project Dignity – A job. A purpose. Dignity restored.

Project Dignity – A job. A purpose. Dignity restored.

Dignity Restored with Project DignityMr. Koh Seng ChoonExecutive DirectorIn Singapore and Hong Kong, Project Dignity returns dignity to the disabled and disadvantaged. In 2006, Engineer, Mr. Koh Seng Choon, desired to do something to improve the lives of people with...

Patrick Mayer – Wheelblades

Patrick Mayer – Wheelblades

Patrick Mayer, Creator of Wheelblades “I decided to continue with my life and try to make the best of it”hen Patrick was nine years old, he already knew he wanted to be a professional snowboarder. His passion was freestyle snowboarding. At 17, he went to Tübingen...

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