During this time of social distancing and self-isolation, connecting with crew is more important than ever. And, although we currently cannot gather in person, we’d like to circle up with you for Outward Bound USA’s Virtual Event Series. Join us for inspiring stories of resilience and compassion from Outward Bound staff and Alumni and discover how Outward Bound continues to change lives during these unprecedented times.
With over a million supporters and alumni nationwide, these events are wonderful opportunities to meet like-minded alumni, introduce prospective donors and celebrate the important work Outward Bound is doing in your city, state or neighborhood.
For further questions about any of our upcoming events please contact [email protected]
The Expedition of Resilience: A Panel Discussion with Outward Bound Health Heroes
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 | 4 - 5pm EDT
Join us as Dr. Seth C. Hawkins, medical advisor for North Carolina Outward Bound School, moderates a discussion with our panel of Outward Bound Health Heroes. Discover how Outward Bound’s guiding principles have impacted their ability to face personal challenges with resilience and serve others with compassion during this challenging time.
Panelists include: Heather Nesle, President of the New York Life Foundation; Steve Smith, Outward Bound staff alum and current member of the Northwest Outward Bound Safety Committee; Dr. Christine Norton, Outward Bound alum, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional and research scientist with the Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare Center; and Dr. David Zodda, MD, Outward Bound staff alum, Emergency Medicine Physician and Assistant Director to the Emergency Medicine Residency Program at Hackensack University Medical Center.
This event is made possible by our sponsor and valued partners at New York Life and the New York Life Foundation.
OUTWARD BOUND PROFESSIONAL LEARNING LAB LIVE SERIES
Learning Lab Live: Connection in the Time of Coronavirus
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 | 4 - 5pm EDT
Join us for one or both of these interactive ‘circle ups’ with the Outward Bound Professional Learning Lab to discover how their practices in social-emotional development can be applied to our present day challenges. Participants will have the opportunity to connect with other Outward Bound supporters, experience a taste of Outward Bound in the virtual setting, learn about key practices that Outward Bound instructors use to promotethese principles and apply those practices to their own lives at home.
Outward Bounders are built for outdoor adventures and it is hard being stuck inside. Support your crew with some #MidWeekStoke by sharing a reflection, a campsite trick, or your craziest at-home stoke on Instagram and Facebook and don't forget to tag us @OutwardBoundUSA #ResilientTogether #MidWeekStoke #AlwaysOutwardBound
An Invitational Expedition is a custom course designed to promote the understanding of the mission and programs of Outward Bound, to build support for the work of Outward Bound USA and to provide a significant, impactful program experience. Invitational Expeditions are hosted by key supporters and volunteers with the intent of cultivating and creating new donors and advocates for Outward Bound.
All in-person Outward Bound program has been suspended including 2020 Invitationals.
Interested in attending? Stay tuned for how to register! For further questions about any of our upcoming events please contact [email protected]
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