Jul 11, 2019
10 years ago, Philip Pavone was diagnosed with cancer. After a grueling battle, he recovered, but he came away from the experience with a newfound respect for those who are going through medical crises. Not long after, Philip began collecting unwanted motorized wheelchairs, refurbishing them, and giving them away to those who cannot afford them. His generosity has changed the lives of hundreds of families in Connecticut, and his advocacy has brought attention to an incredibly important and unseen issue.