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Video: Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge Kilimanjaro Research Expedition of 2013 – Explorers Club Flag #93

On January 21, 2013, a group of 14 Combat Wounded and Injured military veterans and their support staff embarked on a courageous and inspirational expedition to summit the highest mountain on the African Continent, Mount Kilimanjaro. Their objective: to find medical solutions to further improve the science impacting the advancement of their prosthetics, Post Traumatic […]

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Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge highlighted by the Bush Institute

From the Bush Institute Website: “The 2013 W100K is pleased to highlight the significant contributions of organizations that support our nation’s heroes and their families while they are gone and when they return home. One of the 2013 Warrior Support organizations is the Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge….” Read more here…http://www.bushcenter.org/blog/2013/05/30/combat-wounded-veteran-challenge

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In the News: Combat Wounded Vets climb Mt. Kilimanjaro to Assist Research

Some Pinellas County wounded veterans are all missing limbs or battling traumatic brain injuries but that didn’t stop them from climbing a mountain for the sake of inspiration and research. Climbing up Africa’s highest peak is an incredible challenge for anyone but retired staff Sgt. Pete Quintanilla took on Mount Kilimanjaro as an amputee. Quintanilla […]

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Video: SCUBAnauts, Combat Wounded Veterans and MOTE partner on coral restoration efforts

SCUBAnauts International (SNI) youth working together with Combat Wounded Veterans Challenge (CWVC) on MOTE Marine Laboratory coral restoration projects. SNI youth and CWVC groups helped MOTE make more than 600 new colonies over a two-day period, the largest propagation effort in the 5-year history of their project. This project was supported by the the tireless […]

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