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Pumping Iron with Extra Fitness: Active lifestyles for all abilities

Seeing a need for more active lifestyles in our participants, Extra Fitness hopes to incorporate different types of workouts in...

#AmeriCorps Week

Over the last year and a half, ESP has been lucky enough to host five and now six full-time AmeriCorps...

Our Heavy Hitters & Home Runs: Big Hearts 2019 Recap

“The world says you can’t, but I say you can. Great moments are born from great opportunities..” -Hal "Coach" Freeman,...

The {Base}ics of Big Hearts

With no exaggeration, it’s easy to say that this year’s Big Hearts will be bigger and better than ever. The...

Our AmeriCorps Cornerstone: Reflections on their first weeks

“Without AmeriCorps at ESP, I don't know where I would be. The connections I have made here are priceless, and...

ESP’s Purple People: Epilepsy Awareness Month

Landon McDaniel, aged 13, is one of ESP's participants who has Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome, a rare form of Epilepsy that causes...

Cheyten at Bat

ESP is currently working to build a local Miracle League park complete with a splash pad, an accessible playground, and...

Cathy Kesterson’s Big 3 Journey

Big 3 events are the best way for families to introduce children of all abilities to ESP. For Cathy Kesterson,...

10 Ways to Dress Down for Down Syndrome

Every year, around 6,000 babies in the United States are born with Down syndrome according to the Center of Disease...