- July 7, 2014
- By Ken Camp / Managing Editor
Woman’s Missionary Union of Texas is collecting donated durable medical equipment this week to be distributed by missions partners in Havana, Cuba.
Texas WMU is accepting walkers, wheelchairs, crutches and canes for Cuba at six sites throughout Texas.
Wheelchairs must have all parts, including footrests. Make sure the footrests are with the wheelchair when it is dropped off at a donation site.
Floor tips for walkers and canes must be in good condition. Replace any excessively worn tips before the items are donated.
Underarm rests and floor tips for crutches must be in good condition. Crutches need to be zip-tied together in pairs.
Donated items will be accepted at each of these locations:
• Houston Area
Contact: Susan Morgan
10527 Minturn Ln, Houston
This is a private residence. Please call in advance.
• Austin Area
Contact: Virginia Kreimeyer or Rita Kennamer
Austin Baptist Association, 3811 Harmon Ave., Austin
(512) 259-3510 or (512) 454-2558
Donations may be dropped off Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• San Antonio Area
Contact: Ruth Hiner
Berean Bible Fellowship, 6670 Heritage Lake, San Antonio
(210) 497-5059 or (210) 381-7500
Donations may be dropped off Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• Dallas Area
Contact: Mickey Lenamon
Texas Baptist Men, 5351 Catron, Dallas
Donations may be dropped off Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• Abilene Area
Contact: Mike Greenfield
First Baptist Church, 1333 North 3rd, Abilene
Donations may be dropped off Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
• Waco Area
Contact: Carol Huckeby
First Baptist Church, 500 Webster Avenue, Waco
Donations may be dropped off Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.