Push to Walk’s Darren Templeton to Speak at Ramapo College

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Push to Walk, a non-profit organization that provides individualized workouts and resources to people with spinal cord injuries and other forms of paralysis, is proud to announce that Darren Templeton will be speaking at Ramapo College of New Jersey’s “Pushing the Limits in Sports” event in honor of Disability Awareness Month.

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Any opportunity for someone like Darren and Dan to share their stories of triumph through extreme adversity with the intention of inspiring others will be a rewarding experience. We look forward to attending this event and supporting both remarkable men.

On Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 7-8:30 pm, in the Alumni Lounges at Ramapo College, 505 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, NJ 07430, Ramapo will host “Pushing the Limits in Sports,” an event featuring Darren Templeton of both Push to Walk and New York Warriors Wheel Chair Rugby, and also Dan Monzo of the 2014 Team USA Paralympic Snowboarding team in Sochi. Both men will give presentations to share their stories and motivate others who may be going through similar situations.

The event has been advertised on Ramapo’s website and social media pages as well as Ramapo’s Berrie Center Annual Program, which reaches thousands of people. Expected attendees are Ramapo College students, faculty, and members of the surrounding community. Those in attendance will have an opportunity to ask Darren and Dan questions following their presentations.

“Any opportunity for someone like Darren and Dan to share their stories of triumph through extreme adversity with the intention of inspiring others will be a rewarding experience. We look forward to attending this event and supporting both remarkable men,” said Cynthia Templeton, President of Push to Walk.

Push to Walk website: http://www.pushtowalknj.org.

For more information, please contact Stephanie Lajam at (862) 200-5848 or slajam(at)pushtowalknj(dot)org.

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About Push to Walk
Founded in 2007, Push to Walk is an organization that provides individualized workouts and resources to people with spinal cord injuries and other forms of paralysis to optimize current quality of life and to prepare for future medical advancements. It is the only program of its kind in the New York- New Jersey area. Push to Walk’s rigorous one-on-one workout approach challenges clients to reach their personal goals and achieve maximum independence, leading to greater success and fulfillment in their personal and professional lives. Push to Walk is only able to cover about 65% of its operating costs through client fees, and relies on grants and fundraising events to help make up the difference. A 501(C)3 non-profit, Push to Walk is located in Riverdale, New Jersey. Visit http://www.pushtowalknj.org to learn more.

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