To date, we've helped 300 individuals and veterans from 38 states…

The Empowerment Fund provides resources and inspiration to those who suffer a life-altering injury. Life-altering injuries are injuries such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, amputation, or other mobility-limiting injuries that occurred in an athlete's lifetime.

EMPOWERMENT FUND
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$4.8M DISBURSED IN BOARD APPROVED
EMPOWERMENT GRANTS AND CAMPS SINCE INCEPTION 2009

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$985,000 IN EMPOWERMENT FUNDING
TO ATHLETES IN 2020

Empowering athletes...
one at a time.

The resources and inspiration we provide come in the form of board-approved grant funding paid to service providers in nine funding categories:

  • Living Expenses
  • Insurance
  • Health
  • Travel
  • High Fives Healing Network
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Winter Equipment
  • "Stoke" (positive energy, outlook, attitude)
Adaptive Mountain Biking athlete riding singletrack in Lake Tahoe California