Electrical Bike Applied sciences is Donating Its Standard Liberty Trike to Youngsters with a Uncommon Neuromuscular Illness
SMA is a genetic dysfunction that begins within the central nervous system and impacts all of the muscle tissues within the physique. As a result of degenerative nature of the illness, infants, children and adults with SMA will expertise a decline in muscle power over time though the speed and severity can differ amongst people.
Liberty Trike allows kids with SMA, and others with related bodily challenges, to have a variety of unbiased mobility not simply discovered within the medical mobility system realm.
“Children with SMA deserve a greater mobility choice. And their dad and mom, that give every little thing to make their kids’s lives higher, may use a bit assist,” stated Jason Kraft, CEO at Electrical Bike Applied sciences.
EBT’s determination to donate the trikes began final yr when Kimberly Heinrich, the mom of Allison, an 11-year-old lady with SMA emailed the corporate for recommendation on any electrical trike that may assist Allison get some a lot wanted bodily remedy and sustain along with her siblings on household bike rides.
Kim stated, “She must ‘use it’ or she’ll lose it… it is the motto of those children attempting to take care of mobility, and freedom towards a merciless illness. This isn’t simply train however social fairness, that she issues simply as a lot as her brothers and different friends. I’ll do every little thing I can to assist make it occur for her.”
Every week later Kim and Allison had been in EBT’s warehouse outdoors Philadelphia for a take a look at trip. “I’ve by no means seen anybody take to any of our electrical trikes the best way Allison took to the Liberty Trike,” stated Kraft. “I used to be moved by Allison however one thing larger hit me like a ton of bricks that day. I’ve three children near Allison’s age and it was crystal clear that Kim would sacrifice something to enhance Allison’s high quality of life. At that second, I knew we weren’t solely going to assist Allison, however we had been going to assist Kim too.”
Electrical Bike Applied sciences is dedicated to donating 10 Liberty Trikes to deserving households in 2020 and plans on doubling that quantity in 2021. EBT has enlisted Kimberly Heinrich to assist in that effort and on the time of this press launch, 4 of the primary ten recipients have been chosen. Kim is tough at work discovering the subsequent six.
ABOUT LIBERTY TRIKE
Liberty Trike is a part of Electrical Bike Applied sciences, Inc., an organization that makes a speciality of growing, manufacturing and distributing reasonably priced high-quality electrical bicycle drive techniques, motors, batteries, elements, and equipment.
SOURCE Electrical Bike Applied sciences, Inc.