Waterville Valley, NH
$5,065 - Adaptive Sports
This grant will support the Adapted Sports and Recreation Program for Wounded Warriors. The program is designed to promote independence and quality of life for veterans who become paralyzed as a result of their service to America. The project includes several intensive weekend events for veterans and their families to participate in adaptive sports and develop strong bonds with each other as well as ongoing follow-up for participants to promote participation in other AbilityPLUS programs and activities. Grant funds will support programmatic equipment. This grant is funded through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Award #1U59DD000838-01).