Leadership Institute to partner with Courage League Sports
Monday, January 27, 2014 3:46 PM
The Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute announced today that it has selected Courage League Sports as its civic engagement project partner for the Class of 2014. Courage League Sports is an adaptive sports gym offering sports programs for children who may be disabled, ill or face emotional challenges. The class will work with Courage League Sports to enhance its interior gymnasium and reception area, as well as provide a state-of-the-art exergaming system at the organization's existing location at 4405 121st St. in Urbandale. Exergaming is a video game that is also a form of exercise, using technology that tracks body movement and reaction. The Leadership Institute will hold a kickoff party for the project from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 6 at Blue Tomato Kitchen, 860 First St., West Des Moines. To register, click here.