Forward Progress is proud to announce its collaboration with Athletes of Valor (AOV), an organization that helps veterans transition to play college sports after completing their service to the country. Founder and CEO of Athletes of Valor, Alex Stone, explains further:
“Athletes of Valor is committed to ensuring all military members have the tools and resources available in order to play college sports after their service. The team structure while on college campus will drastically increase the chances of a veteran graduating with a degree and ultimately finding meaningful employment in the future”
In an effort to assist veterans reach their collegiate athletic goals, Forward Progress and AOV have created a list of Frequently Asked Questions that can help guide these prospective student-athletes.
“We are honored to be able to work with those who have served our country. We hope to provide guidance to our veterans through what can sometimes be a complicated process of NCAA eligibility certification” says John Shukie, President of Forward Progress. “We are excited to celebrate our affiliation with Athletes of Valor, and it is even more significant as we do so this Veteran’s Day.”