**American Legion, CSU Post 1879
The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veteran’s organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans.
The climbing wall is housed in the Rec Center at CSU and offers both bouldering and rope climbing. Open bouldering operates during normal Rec Center hours. Roped climbing is open from noon – 10 p.m. Monday-Friday and starts at 3 p.m. on weekends. For more information, check out their website!
Campus Rec Outdoor Program
The Outdoor Program (OP) at Colorado State encompasses the climbing wall at the Student Recreation center, and offers over 50 different trips, clinics, and events throughout the year aimed at providing students with the skills to experience outdoor recreation opportunities throughout Colorado.
Intermural Sports is a program offered by the CSU Rec Center. There are a variety of IM sports that you can sign up for that include, but are not limited to: badminton, basketball, bowling, dodgeball, flag football, golf, tube water polo, volleyball, and so many more! For more information, such as team sign up and fees, check out their website.
The nationally recognized Rec Center at CSU offers a variety of opportunities to engage in. Some of their facilities include: aquatic center with a current channel, sauna, and rock wall, climbing wall, fitness studio, gym and track, workout spaces including weight room, cardio area, boxing area and TRX Suspension training space. Campus Recreation’s Fitness Program hosts a variety of programming and classes, including group fit, cycle, and mind/body fitness classes, personal trainer fitness camps, dance & martial arts classes, and one-on-one training with personal trainers.
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SLiCE brings together student organizations, student leaders and student volunteers under one umbrella; making the campus a better community and a more involved place. Being involved in SLiCE programs allows students to enrich their academic and social experience at CSU. The office also assists recognized student organizations in obtaining official university recognition, program planning, public relations, financial/budgetary matters, and leadership development for organizational officers, members, and advisors. More than 400 campus organizations reflect interests such as academic, political, religious, sport clubs, programming/service, governance, social, Greek, and special interests.
**Student Veteran Organization (SVO)
www.studentveterans.org/index.php , CSU Chapter SVACSU@gmail.com
The CSU Veteran’s Group is an official member of the Student Veterans of America. The SVA is a network of student veterans’ groups from college campuses throughout the United States. It works as an advocate for student veterans at the local, state and national levels. CSU was the first SVA chapter in Colorado.
**Healing Warriors Program
The Healing Warriors Program provides Acupuncture, CranioSacral therapy, and Healing Touch to our Active Duty and Veteran service member community, for assistance with pain management and PTSD symptoms. They provide services for Veterans, Active Duty service members of all branches of service, and their families, including partners and parents. Each new patient receives 3 free sessions of their choice, and each visit after that is at a reduced cost of $35.
**Adaptive Recreation Opportunities
215 N. Mason Street, 3rd Floor
ARO provides veteran-specific programming including archery, adaptive cycling, aquatic exercise, and iRest yoga (this class is specifically designed for military populations with great research to back up all of the practices).
**Hearts and Horses
163 N CR 29 Loveland, CO
Hearts & Horses, a non-profit therapeutic riding facility nestled in the foothills of Northern Colorado, has been changing lives for people with disabilities since 1997. In addition to our work with handicapped individuals, we offer Equine Assisted Learning programs for at-risk youth. Our instructors are rigorously trained and certified by PATH Intl., the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International. Hearts & Horses is a PATH Intl. Premier Accredited Center – the highest level of accreditation possible and is a highly regarded training facility for therapeutic riding instructors. Please contact them to see how Wounded Warriors could help pay for services for you!
The Recreator is a comprehensive community resource that includes information on City of Fort Collins Recreation facilities, programs, events, and activities. The Recreator features a diverse collection of community-wide opportunities for all ages and abilities. The Recreator is published quarterly and available throughout the community and on online.
**Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing
Steve Perry | firstname.lastname@example.org
Help Physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing and associated activities, including education and outings.
Team Rubicon’s primary mission is providing disaster relief to those affected by natural disasters, be them domestic or international. By pairing the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders, medical professionals, and technology solutions, Team Rubicon aims to provide the greatest service and impact possible.
Nick Watson | Nick@vetexpeditions.com
Nathan Perrault | Perrault.email@example.com
A community oriented and outdoor focused organization. Our approach is strategic and holistic—focusing on three main areas—the mind, body, and giving back purpose. The Mind—with a focus on building community, through shared stories and experience. The Body—through outdoor experience and reconnecting with the land Veterans served. And Giving Back Purpose—through outdoor employment opportunities. Our organization’s goal is to deliver the greatest impact to Veterans through a variety of outdoor trips and event.