|AMBUCS is the FUN way to serve! Our
organization provides fun, innovative service opportunities for people who want to help their community but do not necessarily have a lot of time to do so.
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Helping our community:
We enjoy participating in
events such as building wheelchair
ramps, community clean up, etc.
For years, the AmTryke has
benefited and delighted children with
disabilities. It has allowed
them to experience the pleasure of
riding freely among peers without
therapists acknowledge the AmTryke's
citing improved motor skills and
strength development. In fact,
the AmTryke was inspired by a
therapist. Check out the AmTrykes!
scholarships to students (U.S.
citizens) in their junior/senior year
in a bachelor's degree program, or a
graduate program leading to a master's
or doctoral degree.
Awards range from $500
to $1,500 annually. Additionally, there is one
two-year award in the amount of
$6,000. Approximately $225,000
is awarded nationally. Award
monies are deposited each semester into
the student's credit account with the
financial aid office of the
educational institution. Qualifying students must
be accepted in an accredited program
by the appropriate health therapy
profession authority in physical
therapy, occupational therapy, speech
language pathology, and hearing
audiology. Assistant programs
are not eligible.
Awards are based on
financial need, US citizenship,
commitment to local community,
demonstrated academic accomplishment,
character for compassion and
integrity, and career objectives.
applications from January 15th until
April 15th each year. Scholarship recipient semi-finalists will
be contacted after April 15th.
All of the projects AMBUCS completes
require not only our time but also
money. The truth is that without monetary donations
we would not be able to offer these
children the therapy bikes they need
or help in the training of therapy
workers. We support these efforts through private donations,
business sponsorships and donations,
and member efforts.
We host events throughout the year such as our
Pancake Breakfast and Big Hat Golf