February 2012, Gettysburg, Pa- Ability Prosthetics & Orthotics, Inc. is pleased to announce its recent sponsorship of Project Enduring Pride. The gift will go towards ongoing funding of activities and events as related to fulfilling the mission of Project Enduring Pride; Focus on creating appropriate world class level events that provide “outreach capabilities” to assist the seriously wounded in gaining confidence, independence, and courage to return to the civilian community as productive members of that local society.
Founded in 2005 along with the staff at the then Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC, the mission of Project Enduring Pride is to assist in developing an outreach program beyond the boundaries of the federal campus. “We provide a regional community support umbrella of activities and events which are organized to help plan, coordinate, arrange, and conduct recreational and educational support to a wide diverse set of seriously wounded service member who are out-patients at military hospitals and V.A. healthcare facilities,” explains Ken Strafer, the projects Director & Founder, “These events include sports, recreational, developmental, career counseling, and benefit counseling.”
“We are happy to sponsor Project Enduring Pride,” says Jeffrey Brandt, COO & Founder of Ability, “Ken and his group do an excellent job providing our veterans with additional access to events and activities that build confidence and promote recovery.” For more information on how you can support Project Enduring Pride, please visit www.enduringpride.org
About Ability Prosthetics & Orthotics, Inc. Ability Prosthetics & Orthotics, Inc. was founded in 2004 in Gettysburg, Pa with a mission to provide patients with the most advanced and innovative prosthetic and orthotic care and devices available in a streamlined, efficient, patient-centered model of care. Ability was recently profiled in the February & October 2006 issues of Fortune Small Business, March 2007, September 2008 and March 2010 issues of O&P Edge, March 2010 edition of Rehab Management, March 2009 issue of Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation and most recently on the Fox Business News, National Science Foundation’s Whisker Robots, NBC’s Today Show and ABC’s Extreme Makeover Home Edition. Ability operates eleven patient care centers throughout the Mid-Atlantic and southeast. Visit www.AbilityPO.comto find out more about how an orthotic brace or artificial limb can enhance your quality of life.