Welcome to Challenges Foundation. We are a non-profit, all volunteer, 501(c) (3) charitable organization focusing on serving our community via our youth programs and our veterans programs. At no cost to the participants, we provide sailing and boating experiences to introduce to the world of sailing and seamanship. Our participants are youth, disabled adults and Veterans of our community who face life and/or physical challenges. We are an accredited Wounded Warriors Project resource center. Our programs provide an education of nautical history, the diverse careers in harbors and at sea, overviews of the various vessels and marine wildlife, all while promoting confidence, team-building and interpersonal skills that can be carried over into every day life.