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]
PAST EVENTS: 2020 SUMMER SPEAKER SERIES RECAP
We invite you to revisit past conversations from our 2020 Summer Speaker Series and stay tuned for updates on fall virtual events connecting Outward Bound’s mission to important issues facing our communities nationwide.
THE EXPEDITION OF RESILIENCE: A Panel Discussion with Outward Bound Health Professionals Tuesday, June 16, 2020 4 – 5 p.m. EST Dr. Seth C. Hawkins, medical advisor for North Carolina Outward Bound School, moderates a discussion with our panel of Outward Bound health professionals. 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: Maria Collins, Vice President of the New York Life Foundation; Steve Smith, Outward Bound staff alum, risk management consultant with Experiential Consulting 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 Associate Director to the Emergency Medicine Residency Program at Hackensack University Medical Center.
Thank you to our sponsor and valued partners at New York Life and the New York Life Foundation.
If you’d like to connect for a conversation about our events or to become an event sponsor, please do not hesitate to reach out. Email [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you.
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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