Rockford Athletes with a Mission of Service

RHS crew members help special needs students experience fun on water

June 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CINDY M. CRANMER Members of Rockford High School’s crew team along with special needs students gather for a photo before they are bussed out by AAA Canoes to learn about being on the water and canoe down the Rogue River. Photo by CINDY M. CRANMER Working together to benefit special needs students was the goal of everyone involved in a recent activity on the Rogue [...]

Rockford bowling scores big with Special Treasures

February 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

Most days at practice, the Rockford High School boys varsity bowling team is focused on improving their bowling scores. However, on January 19, they put their own practice aside to improve the lives of some very special kids by sponsoring a bowling clinic for the kids with special abilities. The experience of laughter, fun and newfound friendship was shared by all [...]

Hoopsters with heart volunteer time for kids

January 27, 2011 // 0 Comments

by MELISSA UTTER  Our Ram basketball players are ferocious on the court. Don’t tell the opposing teams this secret, though: those Ram players are softies with hearts of pure gold. Special Treasures is a group of parents and caregivers of children who have physical, cognitive, social and medical differences. This group meets once per month to support, educate, encourage [...]