Frank- FACT Rider

Oct 17, 2018Our Stories

Frank – “I have ALS, I’m in a wheelchair and I can’t walk.  I just want to say how grateful I am and thank you so much for the rides.  They have made me independent and able to go to my doctor and most importantly physical therapy, which keeps my muscles working.  I don’t know what I’d do without you.  I would not be in the shape I’m in if I didn’t have you people.”

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FACT Newsletter Summer 2020

FACT SUMMER 2020 NEWSLETTER

Bee- FACT Rider

"Because of FACT, I have been able to visit my husband at the nursing home. He gets very anxious if I am not there at a certain time and I can always trust RideFACT to get me there! Thank you so much for your service!"

Veerabhadra- FACT Rider

“We are very grateful for your service, you do not know how much you help my parents."