FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA, JAN. 20, 2016 – Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge, Inc. (“CWVC”), www.combatwounded.org, headquartered in St. Petersburg, FL, announced today that its Board of Directors, by unanimous decision, has elected Captain Dominic Lee Pudwill Gorie, USN/NASA (ret) as its President, effective immediately. CAPT Gorie is a retired United States Navy officer […]
No matter how bad your day is going, there is always a wounded veteran out there struggling to accomplish what most of us would think was the impossible. The wounded veterans we work with are the most resilient and amazing people on the planet. Just knowing them is an absolute honor. Here’s Holly Katke showing […]
Dear All: We exited the wilderness today. Before departure we asked God for safety, good weather and fish. We received all 3! The scenery was spectacular, the route was challenging and the group was small but tight. We got 3 CWVC members to the top of the Mount of the Holy Cross at 14,005 ft. […]
CWVC participants are in the news all over the Keys! They are making a difference in the lives of wounded veterans, and for wounded reefs… Recently, members of the Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge and SCUBAnauts International joined forces with scientists from Mote Marine Laboratory to plant nursery-grown corals near Looe Key. This event marked the […]
On Monday, July 18, members of the Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge and SCUBAnauts International will join forces with scientists from Mote Marine Laboratory to plant nursery-grown corals near Looe Key. This event will mark the fifth year of a unique coral restoration partnership that enables citizen science volunteers to participate in cutting-edge marine habitat restoration… […]
It’s time for our annual SCUBA Challenge in Key West! We are here doing research on TBI, PTS and Prosthetics. You can read the SCUBA Challenge 2016 Objectives here.
PRESS RELEASE: St. Petersburg, Florida. Derby Lane hosted a poker tournament on Saturday, March 12th which raised $16,250 to benefit Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge (CWVC)! For the fourth consecutive year, Derby Lane (derbylane.com) has conducted the event and donated thousands to CWVC. Derby Lane executives Richard Winning and Steve Hlas are also CWVC Advisory Board […]
Derby Lane Poker Tournament to benefit Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge! Saturday, March 12th at 1pm $10,000 Guarantee 10k chips 30 min blinds 1st Place wins Cash + $5000 Vegas Series Event Package $200 Buy In ($130 + $10 + $10DT + $50 donation) $10 add on 5K Enjoy the BBQ Buffet while you play!