To: Believers in the Extraordinary Power of Ordinary People

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Imagine a world where courage knows no bounds, where resilience defies adversity, and where the great outdoors becomes a sanctuary of healing. This is the world that Spoken Outdoors is creating—one step, one adventure, and one heartwarming connection at a time. 

The Unbreakable Bond of Service

Picture this: A BBQ join in San Antonio, two young warriors, brothers in arms, their destinies intertwined by fate. Growing up, side-by-side, they shared dreams and embarked on a journey that would forever alter their lives. Enlisting together, they faced the crucible of boot camp, the camaraderie of deployment, and the harsh realities of war. But destiny had more in store for them. 

On a fateful day, in separate operations, both were struck down—blown up, their legs lost. Medevac’d to the same hospital, they found themselves sitting across from each other, their paths converging once again. One spoke of hope, of prosthetics that would free him from a wheelchair. The other, defiant yet vulnerable, grappled with the permanence of his injuries. 

And there, the seeds of Spoken Outdoors were sown. A calling emerged—a purpose to uplift those whose sacrifices often go unnoticed. These heroes, veterans and first responders, deserve more than medals; they deserve a chance to reclaim life’s grandeur. 

Healing Through Nature 

Fast-forward fifteen years. We’ve witnessed over 5000 injured veterans, and first responders defy their disabilities, embrace the wild, and find solace in the great outdoors. Whether casting lines into serene lakes, summiting rugged peaks, or sharing campfires under star-studded skies, they’ve discovered healing beyond medicine—a healing that transcends wounds and scars.  

Spoken Outdoors is the next evolution, standing as a beacon of hope, a testament to the indomitable human spirit. 

Together, We Can Create Change 

We can’t do this alone. We need you—the compassionate hearts who believe in second chances, and who understand that service extends far beyond the battlefield or city streets.  

Here’s how you can make a difference: 

  1. Donate: Your financial support fuels our mission. Every dollar contributes to life-changing experiences for our heroes. With faith, our team has built the foundations and booked four events this year. We need your help to meet the $80,000 budget. Whether it’s a single donation, or monthly gift, your generosity matters.
  1. Spread the Word: Share our story. Rally your friends, family, and colleagues. Let them know that by supporting Spoken Outdoors, they’re part of a movement that restores dignity, ignites hope, and celebrates resilience. 

Our Pledge to You 

As the sun rises over majestic mountains, as the wind whispers through ancient forests, we stand united. Let’s rewrite the narrative for our heroes. Let’s ensure that their sacrifices lead not to despair but to renewing their heart of service. 

Join Us. Be the Catalyst. 

Visit us online to learn more, donate, and become part of our family. Together, we’ll weave stories of resilience, paint landscapes of hope, and honor those who’ve given their all. 

Thank you for believing in the extraordinary power of ordinary people.  

With unwavering gratitude, 

Founders, Spoken Outdoors 

Spoken Outdoors serves America’s Protectors by hosting events throughout the U.S. focusing on outdoor experiences that educate, stretch boundaries, challenge limits, and create confidence. Sign up for our newsletter or visit our website.

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