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In the news: Local Veterans Advocates Fear Impact from Wounded Warrior Reports

Pete Quintanilla, our Deputy Director of Operations, was interviewed by Howard Altman of the Tampa Tribune. He spoke of how the reports of excessive spending by Wounded Warrior Project, especially on non-veteran projects, is effecting all veteran support non-profits. Fund raising is not an easy endeavor, and having negativity surrounding one of the largest non-profits […]

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Our December Newsletter is out!

From the Mountains to under the Sea…that’s where we took you this year! See what’s been going on at Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge this year. We’ve been on top of Aconcagua and restoring coral reefs in Key West, all while conducting research and case studies on TBI, PTS, and Prothetics/Orthotics. We also conducted the first […]

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Video: Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge Key West 2015

Our 2015 cross mentoring challenge where we pair combat wounded and injured veterans with SCUBAnauts and give them a mission to accomplish. The first mission is to restore damaged coral reef under the guidance of MOTE Marine Laboratories.  The second mission pairs one SCUBAnaut and one veteran in an underwater navigation course.  Each pair must […]

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Treating Post-Traumatic Stress

The Fayetteville Observer published an article on a treatment initially used to treat pain, that is now being used to treat post-traumatic stress.  Watch the video:   Or read the article… By Drew Brooks Military editor It’s not a cure-all or a magic bullet, but a century-old medical treatment finding new use among those fighting […]

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Ireland Challenge

A group of our injured Veterans returned from Ireland yesterday, even though I’m sure they wanted to stay longer! They participated in a PTS therapy/research study conducted by Veterans Yoga Project http://www.veteransyogaproject.org/ and sponsored by Waterville Golf Links http://www.watervillegolflinks.ie and CWVC. They sent back some amazing pictures! I’m putting them in the photo gallery so you […]

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In the News: Reveille Symposium

Thank you to Howard Altman over at the Tampa Tribune, for writing this about our upcoming Reveille Summit. TAMPA — For more than five years, the Palm Harbor-based Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge has been taking men and women up tall mountains and down under the sea to help them recover and discover. But on Friday, […]

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