Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Amputee Center Inspires Basketball Team

As the center on the junior varsity basketball team at Richlands High School in Virginia, Luke Bostic contributes more than points and rebounds. WVVA TV, an NBC affiliate, tells the story of the sophomore, who was injured by a lawnmower when he was 6 years old. It led...

THE NEXT GENERATION: YEP, our Youth Engagement Program.

THE NEXT GENERATION: YEP, our Youth Engagement Program.

According to Merriam-Webster’s dictionary, esprit de corps is “the common spirit existing in the members of a group and inspiring enthusiasm, devotion, and strong regard for the honor of the group.” In other words, the strength and force that come from a shared concept or burden. The essence of a community. A simple example would be you and your friends shouting together in a gym: the shared burden of not having to do it by yourself or deal with the consequences alone.

Youth Camp Preregistration is Now Open

Youth Camp Preregistration is Now Open

Do you want to join us August 2-5 in Orlando for four days of fun and free stuff? Preregistration is Now Open! Sports Activities Former NFL players will join us in Orlando, Florida, to provide ongoing sports activities during the four-day camp. Giveaways, photo ops,...

Are You Registered for YEP?

Are You Registered for YEP?

Amputee Coalition's Youth Engagement Program (YEP) has launched. Are you an amputee youth? Are you between 10-17 years old? Are you interested in the Leadership Camp in Orlando, Florida August 2023? Do you like Free Stuff? Do you like Fun stuff? If you answered YEP,...

David Aguilar

David Aguilar

This excerpt of a Press Release by Caroline Sun for PIECE BY PIECE - How I Built My Life (No Instructions Required) is reprinted with permission from the authors. David Aguilar was born missing part of one arm, a small detail that seemed to define his life and limit...