Osceola Ward, class of 2017

Project summary: For his leadership project, Osceola is volunteering with the outdoor education organization Outward Bound Adventures to design and implement an African-American history curriculum and use it to introduce black youth to outdoor activities.  He is a wilderness instructor in training with Outward Bound’s Diverse Outdoor Leadership Initiative (DOLI) program.  While not yet completed, his leadership project is already touching lives. His work was profiled by IoES in a story picked up by media outlets. Click here for the story.