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First Annual Western OuttaSight Clinic

First Annual Western OuttaSight ClinicLake Berryessa, CaliforniaSeptember 18 – 22, 2019 by Chris Farris / photos by Carlisle LandelPicture this:  a 70-foot luxury houseboat moored in a secluded cove on a warm lake as the base of operations for the First Western Outtasight Clinic, where 4 veterans with visual impairments would learn kayaking skills and nine vets or volunteers…

Annual Veteran’s Family Camp

By: Tonya Butler This year’s camp served 76 veterans with 22 volunteers from the Marine Corp League,  American Legion and Auxiliary, and the University of South Alabama Therapeutic Recreation Majors, as well as high school students fulfilling volunteer hours. Veterans’ families bonded over pies in the face, fear on the high…

TRR PDX Spotlight

Rafting guide Val Shaull has made it his mission to help veterans cope with PTSD in a unique way. He’s been a guide for the national non-profit Team River Runner for 10 years and has been rafting since 1976. Team River Runner creates paddling programs for service members and Schaull heads…

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