‘Belong Anywhere’

Srin Madipalli, Airbnb and the Quest to ‘Belong Anywhere’ Srin Madipalli originally studied to be a research scientist focusing on genetics, before retraining as a corporate lawyer, only to discover he didn’t want to be one … and so went back to school to get an MBA from Oxford. He taught himself how to code […]

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Accessible: Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills to launch first fully handicap accessible beach access https://youtu.be/D8PJ72cM4BA KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. ( WAVY) — Officials in Kill Devil Hills on Monday will launch its first fully handicapped beach access. New improvements to the beach access include a wooden handicap ramp as well a several fixed position mats and roll out mats to accommodate […]

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Airline Accessibility Reforms

On October fifth, the bipartisan Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2018 was signed into law! This act includes a number of key reforms to protect  and resolve some of the issues that disabled passengers encounter. Thanks to the United Spinal Association and other national disability rights groups, the Air Carrier Access Act of 1986 that prohibits commercial airlines […]

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Carolina Beach now has beach flooring, thanks to Ocean Cure!

Nonprofit organization Ocean Cure installed a wheelchair accessible walkway on the beach for the summer. For many who live by the coast, summertime means beach time. But for those with disabilities, particularly mobility impairments, having access to the ocean can be difficult. Ocean Cure’s mission to change that is continuing this summer. The organization installed […]

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