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Richard St. Denis and World Access Project have provided hundreds of wheelchairs to people in rural Mexico.
The story behind the Hero
For decades, Richard St. Denis has advocated for Americans with disabilities. But after an eye-opening visit to Mexico, his work shifted south.
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Exploring the issue
Wheelchairs aren't the only useful medical supplies being discarded in the United States.