Joni and Friends Joins Partners to Celebrate Disability Awareness Day
Saturday, March 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
February 23, 2023
To celebrate Disability Awareness Day, Joni and Friends, KWAVE, and Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa are joining forces for a fun-filled day dedicated to serving people with disabilities. Taking place on Saturday, March 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Calvary Chapel Costa Mesa, 3800 Fairview Street, Santa Ana, CA 92704, residents of Southern California are invited for lunch (served between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m.) and an inspirational message from Joni Eareckson Tada, Founder of Joni and Friends who has lived with quadriplegia for more than 50 years.
During the event, Joni and Friends will collect used wheelchairs and mobility equipment to be restored for people with disabilities around the world and provide information about local outreaches and resources for people impacted by disability.
Spokespersons from the Joni and Friends team will be available for interviews.
For more than 40 years, Joni and Friends has provided the hope of the Gospel and practical care to people living with disability around the globe. Ministry programs include Joni’s House, Wheels for the World, Family Retreats, and disability ministry training. Joni and Friends also delivers daily inspirational media through radio programs and podcasts.