BORP Transforms Lives
Participation in sports, fitness and recreation activities have been proven to have numerous positive effects. For people with disabilities and vision impairments, however, there are multiple barriers that prevent them from engaging in these activities. BORP breaks down those barriers, and, as a result, our participants’ lives are transformed.
What Participants Say
In surveys about the impact of BORP programs, participants report the following outcomes:
Making a Difference for YouthFor young people, participating in sports and recreation is extremely important in supporting their health, social and emotional development, and promoting success in school. For these reasons, BORP’s programs are especially important for youth with physical disabilities and vision impairments.
What Youth Participants SayBORP’s youth participants report the following outcomes:
Increased confidence and self-esteem