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Florida Key Coral Restoration

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 […]

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Scientists, Teens and Veterans to Mark 5th Year of Coral Restoration in the Florida Keys

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… […]

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Channel 10 presents CWVC with grant

Kathryn Bursch, Community Partnerships Manager at 10News WTSP presents Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge (CWVC) with a $2,000 grant at its studios in St Petersburg, Florida. Accepting on behalf of CWVC is Dave Caras, USCG (Ret), a CWVC Advisory Board member, and Neal Harper, CWVC Vice-President. 10News WTSP (www.wtsp.com) provides tens of thousands annually to local […]

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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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Partners in the News: Betsy Alison Wins ISAF President’s Development Award for Para World Sailing Initiative

Sanya, China – Betsy Alison (USA) has been awarded the ISAF President’s Development Award for her outstanding achievement in the development of Para World Sailing in 2015. Alison commented on the award, “First of all I was speechless, honestly, for me it’s incredibly satisfying to be recognised for what so many people have worked so […]

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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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