Outward Bound USA

Outward Bound USA

Address:100 Mystery Point Rd
Garrison, NY 10524

Phone:845-424-4000
Fax:845-424-4121
Phone:800-243-8520
Web: www.outwardbound.org
Established: 1961. Description:Operates 5 wilderness schools and 2 urban centers that are designed to inspire self-esteem, self-reliance, concern for others, and environmental awareness and stewardship. Members: Nonmembership organization. Dues: Donations accepted.
Publications: True North (biannually); available in print and online.

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Outward Bound USA currently offers wilderness courses exclusively for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts.
the new holding company for United Airlines and Continental Airlines, and Outward Bound USA.
She writes: "The founder of Outward Bound USA, Josh Miner, said, 'If you are lucky, just once in your life you will be associated with a great idea.
Sponsored by the Wilderness Risk Management Committee, National Outdoor Leadership School, American Camping Association, Outward Bound USA, Student Conservation Association, U.
and Niagara Corporation, as well as Trustee Emeritus of Trinity School, Trustee of Trinity College and Trustee of Outward Bound USA.
He has held positions with Outward Bound USA and the Northern Westchester Hospital Center Foundation in Kisco, NY, and has served on numerous boards of directors, including The Independent Sector, a leadership forum for more than 600 charities around the world; National Center for Non-Profit Boards, Washington, DC; Give Five Campaign, New York; Brevard Music Center, Brevard, NC; Forsyth Futures; Winston-Salem Tourism Development Authority; Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership; University of North Carolina School of the Arts Board of Visitors; and Diggs Gallery, Winston-Salem State University.
According to Lewis Glenn, vice president of safety and program, Outward Bound USA, "The outdoor industry at large would benefit from embracing a culture of safety.
John Reid, president and CEO of Outward Bound USA, said, "Catherine epitomizes the three keystones of Outward Bound - character development, leadership and service.
Raynolds, Former Chair, Ward Howell Executive Search Firm, Former President/CEO of Outward Bound USA.
Most recently, she was Senior Vice President at Newport and has held other significant senior management positions at American Express, Outward Bound USA, and Epsilon.
He is a former chairman of Outward Bound USA and is involved with various civic organizations in his hometown of Philadelphia, PA.
Grants will be distributed as follows: - Outward Bound USA -- $330,000 - North Carolina Outward Bound School -- $60,000 - New York City Outward Bound Center -- $50,000 - Thompson Island (Boston, MA) Outward Bound Education Center -- $60,000