Accessible Van Giveaway

Greater mobility equals greater freedom. The Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation’s one-of-a-kind assistance program regularly awards wheelchair-accessible vans to families needing reliable transportation.

Kamaria on van ramp

The 2022 Van Application window is closed. 

We will open again for van applications in the first quarter of 2023.

To apply for MDFF's Accessible Van Giveaway, an individual must:

  • be diagnosed with muscular dystrophy or a neuromuscular disease (see applicable diseases listed on the MDA website)
  • reside in the state of Indiana
  • have a need for a mobility van
  • have the financial resources to pay for insurance, plates and maintenance of the vehicle

Meet Our Previous Van Recipients

Maddox O'Connor

Mitochondrial Myopathy Patient
2021 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipient

The Winegardner Family

Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) I Patient
2021 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipient

DaMarri & Dairrean

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patients   
2020 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipients

Fire Fighter and Kamaria at Holiday Party

Kamaria

Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) II Patient   
2020 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipient

Van Baren Family with new van

The Van Baren Family

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patients   
2019 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipients

The Jacobs Family

The Jacobs Family

Jonah, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patient  
2018 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipient

Thomas

Thomas

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patient  
2017 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipient

Aaron Hodge and Family

The Hodge Family

Aaron, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Patient  
2016 MDFF Accessible Van Giveaway Recipient

Support the Accessible Van Giveaway Program

Your contribution is a selfless investment in someone else’s life. For every $1 donated, $0.69 goes directly to changing the life of a family in our community. All donations are tax-deductible.