January 2019 Ambassador of the Month

AgrAbility Unlimited Illinois is proud to announce Doug Gucker as the January 2019 Ambassador of the Month! AgrAbility Ambassadors are volunteer partners who work to help share the mission of the organization with the community and the support it can provide for local...
AgrAbility of Illinois Gives Sheep Farmer Freedom

AgrAbility of Illinois Gives Sheep Farmer Freedom

Lambing season is Donna Lehrer’s favorite time on her family’s small farm an hour west of Chicago. But seven years ago a ram collided with Lehrer’s leaving her with chronic pain and mobility issues that require a walker. Now, with new gate latches, a golf cart and...
AgrAbility: it’s about hope.

AgrAbility: it’s about hope.

It’s estimated that more than one million people engaged in agricultural production are restricted from performing essential tasks due to physical limitation. A love of farming keeps people going. Despite these obstacles, many persevere and continue farming. We’ve...
Josh Mathias

Josh Mathias

Meet Josh Mathias “You wouldn’t believe it! A guy in a wheelchair showed up at the house and gave me an electric scooter… can you believe it!” – Josh Mathias Josh Mathias is a local teen who was struggling with mobility around his family’s farm. As an active young...
Jerry Tibbs, Mason County

Jerry Tibbs, Mason County

Meet Jerry Tibbs  “The assistance from AgrAbility Unlimited has provided me with items I needed in order to continue with my preferred life.”  – Jerry, Mason County, Illinois farmer Jerry and Linda Tibbs of Mason County, Illinois were raising a herd of 40 Boer goats...