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CHALLENGER BASEBALL – WEST UNIVERSITY LITTLE LEAGUE

What Is It?: A baseball program for boys and girls with physical and mental challenges. The most fundamental goal of the Challenger Division is to give everyone a chance to play baseball and have a rewarding experience, regardless of limitations.

 

Help Needed: Buddies help their challenged partners by enabling them to play baseballThis might include pushing wheelchair-bound children around the bases or helping the players bat or field the ball.

 

Minimum Age to Volunteer: Minimum Age: Volunteers must be in 6th-12th grades.

Help Needed

CHALLENGER BUDDY

A Buddy’s job is simply to be a friend, engage the child in conversation, if possible; help him/her hit, throw, and catch the ball if needed; keep the child’s attention on the game; and make sure that the players are safe and that no one gets hit with a ball or bat.

 

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Fox 26 Houston news story by Damali Keith (5 minutes 33 seconds) (April 2017)

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