The Grandfather Challenge

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Raised by 17 people in 27 months
James Nipper
for The Jason Project, Inc.
 JACKSONVILLE, FL
The Jason Project, Inc. & The Grandfather Challenge

Grandfather Mountain, NC


Dear Potential Donors:

In June of last year, we lost our twenty-six-year-old son, Jason Matthew Nipper. In honor of Jason’s memory, we formed a non-profit corporation called The Jason Project, Inc., which has now qualified as a Charitable Foundation (copy of 501-C-3 IRS letter has been provided to GoFundMe). Through this legal entity and the work that we have organized pursuant to its Charter, we hope to provide assistance in various forms to “at-risk” young persons, including those youth who are suffering from mental illness and/or drug addiction.

Because of Jason's abiding love of the outdoors and mountain hiking, one of our goals is to organize Outward Bound/ Intercept wilderness excursions and similar programs which are designed to build self-confidence in struggling youth, as well as trust and a positive rapport with adult mentors. As part of our “outreach” efforts, we have established a special program called “The Grandfather Challenge,” through which at-risk young persons will, through a series of hikes, navigate all of the rigorous hiking trails at Grandfather Mountain, NC. One of these hikes takes you to the highest point in the Blue Ridge Mountain chain, and affords incredible views along its peaks. As these hikes take place, we will try to teach these young people to respect this very pristine and special nature preserve, and to recognize and appreciate God's beauty and creation. A special Certificate, backpacks, hiking boots, and other recognition will be given to each at-risk young person that completes this program.

We fervently believe that this type of program or activity can not only provide enjoyment to those who participate, but can also build confidence and trust in others, similar to the ideals pursued in various “outward bound” programs.

Although we expect to receive referrals for at-risk youth candidates to complete this Challenge from multiple sources (including our local NC court system, The Western Youth Network, Watauga, Avery, and Mitchell County High Schools, and other sources and agencies), our first priority was to form an alliance with the Juvenile Court system in Unicoi, Tenn, and Recover Appalachia, as part of the Court's pre-trial intervention program. The Unicoi County Circuit Court, Juvenile Division, has now become our first partner to work with us in implementing The Grandfather Challenge. Also, the Grandfather Mountain State Park of North Carolina has issued a Special Use Permit to our organization, and the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation has sanctioned our project and issued a special pass for highly discounted entrance fees to the Grandfather Mountain, NC attractions.


We are especially proud of our adult hike leaders (see the list below please). You should readily see that we have found some very experienced and qualified hikers. More importantly, each of them are devoted to the underlying goals of this project. We believe that our youth participants will benefit tremendously from the mentoring that these adult hike leaders bring to this project, and that their lives will be touched in ways that will make a meaningful difference in their futures. Sometimes just the trust and respect earned by an adult mentor, together with the completion of a tough physical challenge, will provide a life-altering change in a young person's life.

We ask that you please give this some careful thought, and consider if you might want to contribute to this worthy project. Our son Jason can live on in our hearts and in the lives of other at-risk children, if you will help us succeed with this endeavor !!



Sincerely,

James and Cheryl Nipper
The Jason Project, Inc. / The Grandfather Challenge
james@ jamesnipper.com



Mission Statement: To provide healthy and rigorous outdoor excursions and challenges where at-risk youth can be encouraged and inspired to rise above their adversities and excel mentally, spiritually, and in life.



Adult Hike Leaders: We have established relationships with each of the following hiking experts, who are serving as our initial hike leaders for The Grandfather Challenge:

Luke Appling: Luke has worked on Grandfather Mountain since 2002, and is currently serving as a State Park Ranger at Grandfather Mountain State Park; EMT basic, certified Environmental Educator through North Carolina, Search and Rescue trained at the basic and alpine winter levels (EMT and Law Enforcement alpine training); certified visual tracker (tactical man-tracking), BS in Ecology from Appalachian State where he took many local field classes, near expert level in local flora and fauna. He loves being outdoors and exploring nature - hiking, fishing, hunting, foraging, gardening, beekeeping, bird watching, etc.

Amanda Smithson: Amanda is an Interpretive Park Ranger at Roan Mountain State Park, an EMT, a certified Interpretive Guide, an expert in local flora and fauna, has a wealth of knowledge in hiking, backpacking and wood-craft, is incredibly passionate about the outdoors and has lead numerous hikes and programs for the public.


Drew Taylor: Drew is the President of the Carter County Bar association in Carter County, Tennessee, and his law practice focuses on Child-Advocacy and Community- Advocacy. He handles cases representing children’s rights, and sits on the board of Recover Appalachia that focuses on helping at-risk teens. In his spare time, Drew loves to hike challenging mountain trails, and will serve as one of our unique hiking guides.




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Update – “The Grandfather Challenge” Hiking Program For At-Risk Youth Opens 2019 Season!



(NOTE: This update includes an exciting Go Pro video of dramatic clips from our exciting “Grand-Daddy” Hike, and also introduces our supplemental program called the “Appalachian Trailblazers!”)

(Friends—PLEASE share this posting on your own Facebook pages… this is a very effective way to spread the word about our program. Thanks to my Friends who are willing to “share” this posting !)



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The healing power and majesty of Grandfather Mountain cannot be denied by those among us who have experienced its beauty, wonder, and adventure. Although he was struggling with mental illness throughout his mid-teens and young adult life, Jason Matthew Nipper found peace and serenity as he and his parents hiked the challenging trails of this wonderful mountain called Grandfather. Jason passed away in 2014, and his parents James & Cheryl Nipper are pleased to announce the opening of the 2019 Season of their unique and challenging hiking program for at-risk youth taking place at Grandfather Mountain. This program was formed in honor of Jason, and focuses on teenage students who suffer from mental disorders and/or drug addictions, and also serves kids struggling with other personal problems for reasons beyond their control, including instances of parental abuse or neglect, placement in foster homes, and similar obstacles and challenges in their lives.



Creation of Foundation and Mission Statement:

More than anything else, Jason wanted his life to have "meaning." His parents James & Cheryl Nipper, hoping to fulfill that desire and honor their son's memory, formed a non-profit corporation called The Jason Project, Inc., which has qualified as a tax-exempt Charitable Foundation under IRS Regulation 501 (C) (3). They hope that Jason’s intense love of nature and hiking, coupled with his desire to help others, will live on through the young persons who participate in this program. Their greatest desire is that at-risk youth participants, including those youth who are suffering from mental illness and/or drug addiction, will, through this program, learn meaningful life-lessons, and find it easier to overcome some of life’s challenging hurdles.


Because of Jason's abiding love of the outdoors and mountain hiking, one of the Foundation's goals is to organize outward-bound type, intercept wilderness excursions and similar programs which are designed to build self-confidence in struggling youth, as well as trust and a positive rapport with adult mentors. As part of their “outreach” efforts, James & Cheryl have established a special program called “The Grandfather Challenge,” through which at-risk youth navigate the rigorous and challenging hiking trails at Grandfather Mountain in Linville, NC. As these hikes take place, adult hike leaders teach these young people to respect this very pristine and special nature preserve, and to recognize and appreciate God's beauty and creation. Each hike is led by two or more qualified and experienced adult hikers, and each child is mentored, encouraged, and supported by caring adult leaders who strive to instill self-confidence, trust, respect, and a strong commitment to complete a rigorous, challenging physical goal. The Foundation provides hiking boots, socks, backpacks, and raincoats for each student hiker. At the end of the four hike series, the students’ accomplishments are recognized at a special Awards Dinnner, at which each participant is give a special Certificate Of Completion and other recognition.



Impact On At-risk Students:

Testimonies received from students, teachers, and counselors validate the effectiveness of this exciting program.

A 15 year old student who suffers from autism and struggles in life told his counselor at the end of the first hike:

“It was the best day of my life !”

A teenage girl who suffers from anxiety, depression, and low self-esteem told her counselor:

“I have never thought of myself as a leader. I don’t want to ever forget this feeling.”

A high school student that attends a special class for Exceptional Children told the Nippers a year after he completed the program:

“I am not as angry as I used to be. I am a better person.”

The above statements are real, and reflect the impact that this program has on at-risk kids, who need encouragement, leadership, improved self-esteem and confidence, and recognition from adults who truly care about them and their futures. Such is the essence of The Jason Project and “The Grandfather Challenge.”


Community Support and Alliances:

James and Cheryl Nipper have received broad community support for their program. The Grandfather Mountain State Park of North Carolina has issued a Special Activity Permit allowing group hikes and the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation has issued a special pass for free entrance to the Grandfather Mountain, NC attractions. Jason's parents are deeply appreciative of the community support they have received for this exciting program ! Now in its fourth season, this program is now serving students in Avery, Caldwell, Catawba, Lincoln, and Gaston counties.



Hike Regimen Highlights:


"The Grandfather Challenge" features four major hikes which are undertaken in a four-week series, with each successive hike becoming more difficult and challenging. These hiking trails at Grandfather Mountain State Park offer some of the most rigorous and challenging hiking trails in the Southeast, and include areas rated as either moderate or strenuous. Some areas feature ropes and ladders, and provide some of the most phenomenal views existing in the High Country.

PLEASE BE SURE TO WATCH THE YOU-TUBE VIDEO OF HIKE 4, THE MOST DEMANDING AND EXCITING HIKE OF THE “GRANDFATHER CHALLENGE” PROGRAM !!! ONLY THEN WILL YOU REALIZE WHAT A TRUE CHALLENGE THIS PROGRAM IS TO OUR AT-RISK STUDENTS !!!




SUPPLEMENTAL “APPALACHIAN TRAILBLAZERS” PROGRAM !!


In early May of 2019, the "Appalachian Trailblazers" program was launched as a supplement to “The Grandfather Challenge.” This adventure program focuses on instructing our at-risk students to gain more self-confidence by learning to become leaders in their churches and schools. Students selected for this program undertake a two-day, 15 mile hike along the Appalachian Trail, with a campout in an old red barn. Students are taught that there are good people in life who set helpful “blazes” or “markers” for us to follow in order to reach stated goals and get to where we want to be, and that they too can return to their schools and be leaders or “trailblazers” within their own schools and communities.



REFLECTION AND PERSPECTIVE:

For James and Cheryl Nipper, The Jason Project has been a bittersweet journey, but they now affirm that “the sweet has outweighed the bitter.” They take solace in the fact that their son Jason would love this adventure created for at-risk kids, and would be profoundly proud of those kids who successfully tackle and complete “The Grandfather Challenge.”


Contact Information and Referrals to Program:

The Jason Project, Inc. is a tax-exempt, IRS 501 (c) (3) non-profit foundation. For further information or to submit a youth candidate for participation, please contact James or Cheryl Nipper via email at james@jamesnipper.com or call (828) 765-6561 or (904) 354-7378.
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‘The Grandfather Challenge’ Hiking Program For At-Risk Youth Opens 2018 Season!



(Friends—PLEASE share this posting on your own Facebook pages… this is a very effective way to spread the word about our program. Thanks to my Friends who are willing to “share” this posting !)


Dear Friends and Supporters!!


For those who may be learning about our project for the first time, we will provide a full introduction and background of how this program first got off the ground, and then bring you up to date on our efforts and success thus far:

James & Cheryl Nipper, the parents of Jason Matthew Nipper, are pleased to announce the opening of the 2018 Season of their unique and challenging hiking program for at-risk youth taking place at Grandfather Mountain. This program focuses on teenage students who suffer from mental disorders and/or drug addiction, and also serves kids struggling with other personal problems for reasons beyond their control, including instances of parental abuse or neglect, placement in foster homes, and similar obstacles and challenges in their lives.





Creation of Foundation and Mission Statement:


Because of Jason's abiding love of the outdoors and mountain hiking, one of the Foundation's goals is to organize outward-bound type, intercept wilderness excursions and similar programs which are designed to build self-confidence in struggling youth, as well as trust and a positive rapport with adult mentors. As part of their “outreach” efforts, James & Cheryl have established a special program called “The Grandfather Challenge,” through which at-risk youth navigate the rigorous and challenging hiking trails at Grandfather Mountain in Linville, NC. One of these hikes takes you to the highest point in the Blue Ridge Mountain chain, and affords incredible views along the crest of Grandfather Mountain. As these hikes take place, adult hike leaders teach these young people to respect this very pristine and special nature preserve, and to recognize and appreciate God's beauty and creation. Each hike is led by two or more qualified and experienced adult hikers, and each child is mentored, encouraged, and supported by caring adult leaders who strive to instill self-confidence, trust, respect, and a strong commitment to complete a rigorous, challenging physical goal. The Foundation provides hiking boots, socks, backpacks, and raincoats for each student hiker. At the end of the four hike series, the students’ accomplishments are recognized at a special Awards Dinnner, at which each participant is give a special Certificate Of Completion and other recognition.

Jason's parents fervently believe that this program not only provides an exciting wilderness adventure to those who participate, but also builds confidence and self-esteem in themsevles and trust in others, similar to the ideals pursued in various “outward bound” programs. Their Foundation’s Mission Statement is “To provide healthy and rigorous outdoor excursions and challenges where at-risk youth can be encouraged and inspired to rise above their adversities and excel mentally, spiritually, and in life.”



Impact On At-risk Students:

Testimonies received from students, teachers, and counselors validate the effectiveness of this exciting program. A 15 year old student who suffers from autism and struggles in life told his counselor at the end of the first hike:
“It was the best day of my life !”
A teenage girl who suffers from anxiety, depression, and low self-esteem told her counselor:
“I have never thought of myself as a leader. I don’t want to ever forget this feeling.”
A high school student that attends a special class for Exceptional Children told the Nippers a year after he completed the program:
“I am not as angry as I used to be. I am a better person.”
The above statements are real, and reflect the impact that this program has on at-risk kids, who need encouragement, leadership, improved self-esteem and confidence, and recognition from adults who truly care about them and their futures. Such is the essence of The Jason Project and “The Grandfather Challenge.”


Community Support and Alliances:

James and Cheryl Nipper have received broad community support for their program. The Grandfather Mountain State Park of North Carolina has issued a Special Activity Permit allowing group hikes (via Superintendent Sue McBean), and the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation (via Jesse Pope) has supported the project and issued a special pass for free entrance to the Grandfather Mountain, NC attractions. Although “The Grandfather Challenge” is not affiliated with or part of the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation or Grandfather Mountain State Park, the Foundation is very proud to acknowledge that they both support our program and its mission. The program has now served students in Avery, Caldwell, Catawba, Lincoln, and Gaston counties in North Carolina.


Professional Hike Leaders:

Jason’s parents are very excited and appreciative of the cadre of young, experienced, and energetic young people who have joined their team this year to serve as mentors and hike leaders. They feel that they have the most qualified and experienced young group of people that can be found in all of Western North Carolina, who provide leadership lessons, role-modeling, and wilderness adventure, with an aim to instill more confidence and self-esteem in these at-risk students. These young men and women have rallied around their cause, committed themselves to the goals of our program, and given them courage to continue their efforts. They now welcome Bill Hoag, Brandon Pelfrey, Christy Thrift, Halley Burleson, Lauren Street, Scott Thift, Sierra Derke, Steven Reinhold, and Thrifty Adventures to their team !! Each and every one of these young men and women are committed to using their leadership, compassion, and technical skills to provide these kids with a meaningful and exciting experience that they will never forget.



REFLECTION AND PERSPECTIVE:

For James and Cheryl Nipper, The Jason Project has been a bittersweet journey, but they now affirm that “the sweet has outweighed the bitter.” They take solace in the fact that their son Jason would love this adventure created for at-risk kids, and would be profoundly proud of those kids who successfully tackle and complete “The Grandfather Challenge.”


Contact Information and Referrals to Program:

The Jason Project, Inc. is a tax-exempt, IRS 501 (c) (3) non-profit foundation. For further information or to submit a youth candidate for participation, please contact James Nipper or Cheryl Nipper via email at james@jamesnipper.com or call (828) 765-6561 or (904) 354-7378.



We thank you all for your support !


To each of our friends and supporters, please know that we could not have come this far without your faithful encouragement, prayers, and support. We ask that each and every one of you continue praying for the future success of The Jason Project, Inc. and "The Grandfather Challenge!” Our greatest prayer is that we can continue to guide this program to wherever God may lead it.

Once again, PLEASE share this post on your individual Facebook pages !! This will help us spread our message to others !!

OUR THANKS to all of you !!


James & Cheryl Nipper
The Jason Project /"The Grandfather Challenge"



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The Jason Project --End Of Year Report---

Dear Friends and Supporters!!

(Friends—PLEASE share this posting on your own Facebook pages… this is a very effective way to spread the word about our program. Thanks to my Friends who are willing to “share” this posting !)

Please Note ! The Go Fund Me organization changed their payment processor, requiring certified charities to link with a Pay Pal account, and then establish a new Campaign. Unfortunately, our existing Campaign was deleted, and we had to start a new page. For that reason, our donations received to date were deleted from our page listing. However, we have maintained an internal record of donations, and we remain very appreciative of the over $4,000 that we have received from our supporters. Please remember however that our Campaign seeks not only financial support, but equally welcomes your personal prayers and moral support. We cannot exist without both !



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This has been a very exciting and eventful year for The Jason Project, Inc., and "The Grandfather Challenge." We have had groups of kids hiking Grandfather Mountain's rigorous hiking trails during each month of our season, April through October !! To see an online article about our last group to complete the hikes last season, (our first all-girl group!) please go to
www.tinyurl.com/CatawbaGirls ... right click this link to open this link in a new window, then come back to this page and finish reading this report !!


During this year, we have formed alliances with middle schools and high schools in Avery, Caldwell, and Catawba counties, NC., representing a total of 17 high schools and 9 middle schools. We have received energetic support from school system superintendents, principals, teachers, and school counselors. These schools provide bus transportation to and from Grandfather Mountain, and in some instances, school principals actually drive the bus and serve as chaperones on our hikes! The kids that have completed "The Grandfather Challenge" have included a broad spectrum of mental and situational challenges, including kids suffering from autism, depression, schizophrenia, and developmentally delayed students. We have also served some kids that are in foster homes, or living in homes of relatives because of the failure of parental support and guidance.

Our hikes are professionally led by Tom Henry and other staff from Appalachian Mountain Leadership in Boone, NC., a faith-based outfitter group modeled on principals of servant-leadership. We are just elated at how these fine men and women have committed themselves to our program, and how they have guided these hikes and mentored our students in a most professional and Christian manner and spirit.

These outstanding young men and women are vital to our program, and we look forward to working with them as we grow and expand our program through year 2017 and beyond. You can learn more about Appalachian Mountain Leadership by going to www.amlnc.org.


The positive feedback that we have received from school counselors, teachers, and parents has been very encouraging. It is clear that the kids that complete this challenging wilderness hiking and leadership program are more self-assured, have a higher level of self-esteem, and see themselves in a new perspective. We have personally witnessed significant changes in the attitudes of some of these kids, and their increased willingness to communicate more positively and work toward a stated goal. We are more encouraged than ever to continue our efforts and offer this exciting opportunity to as many at-risk kids as we can reach !

During this year, our program has been featured in several online and print media publications, including the High Country Press, Avery Journal, Mitchell News, Hickory Daily Record, Asheville Citizen-Times, Scout-Wire, Carolina Mountain Life, Avery Post, and the Lenoir News Topic. We are grateful for the exposure that these publications have given to our project !



Because of frequent harsh weather conditions on Grandfather Mountain (elevations close to 6,000 feet above sea level) during the winter months, we suspend our hiking activities from November through March of each year. Although our hiking trips cease during the winter months, we continue ahead with our organizational work so that we will be prepared for the New Year to come. We will have meetings with school personnel in December, and will be visiting and presenting our Power Point presentation to school staff and prospective student candidates next February, in preparation for a resumption of our hikes in April.





To each of our friends and supporters, please know that we could not have come this far without your faithful encouragement, prayers, and support. We ask that each and every one of you continue praying for the future success of The Jason Project, Inc. and "The Grandfather Challenge!” Our greatest prayer is that we can continue to guide this program to wherever God may lead it.

Once again, PLEASE share this post on your individual Facebook pages !! This will help us spread our message to others !!

OUR THANKS to all of you !!


James & Cheryl Nipper
The Jason Project /"The Grandfather Challenge"
Awards Dinner Zion Lutheran Church Hky
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Dear Friends and Supporters!!

This has been a very exciting and eventful week for The Jason Project, Inc., and "The Grandfather Challenge!" On Wednesday, we visited the CEO of Samaritan's Purse in Boone, NC, to let that organization know about our project. After our meeting, we took a tour of the campus and were very impressed with all of their activities and operations. Most of you have probably heard about their annual campaign to send shoe boxes full of supplies and gifts to millions of kids around the world during each Christmas season. We saw the Boone facility where these shoe boxes are processed, and it was quite impressive. Of course, this is just a small part of their world-wide work, as they deliver hope and relief to all corners of the world. We left Samaritan's Purse with a deeper and abiding understanding of the type of "Christianity" that Jesus himself talked about when he walked this earth so many years ago......"Love others, give to others, and tell others about God's love and grace." We hope to revisit Samaritan's Purse within the next several months and at that time we believe that we will have the opportunity to visit with Franklin Graham (the son of Billy Graham), who also lives in Boone, NC.

On Thursday, we were invited to speak to the local Rotary Club, and presented our Power Point presentation and distributed our brochures. In the afternoon, we visited the Blue Ridge Academy in Newland, NC, and also presented our program to the principal and staff of this alternative school for at-risk teenagers. We will return to the Blue Ridge Academy sometime during the winter months and do a presentation directly to all of their students, and we expect their first group of students to start in our hiking program in April of next year. (Hiking at Grandfather Mountain can only be done on a scheduled, reliable basis from early April through October, because ice that forms on the northern slopes will stay there for weeks, even after temperatures moderate. These would not be safe conditions for these kids !!)

Yesterday evening marked a major milestone in our program. We hosted a celebratory awards dinner at a local Italian restaurant to celebrate the successful completion of "The Grandfather Challenge" program by a group of local kids. Each of our participants received a gift certificate and a Certificate of Completion, and it was a wonderful evening enjoyed by all. (As you probably recall, our foundation also provides hiking boots, backpacks, raincoats, socks, Grandfather Mountain entrance fees, and all other costs associated with our program.) Cheryl and I must say that we were completely overwhelmed with the feedback that we got from these kids and their parents. Although we never doubted that the kids themselves would certainly enjoy this hiking program, we were totally amazed at the heartfelt expressions of excitement and appreciation coming from these kids and their parents. Our hearts are overjoyed, and we are anxious to continue this momentum and to guide this program to wherever God may lead it.

Are the kids getting the mentoring and guidance that they should, which is the essential core of this program ? Based on what we know about our faith-based outfitter group, and also based on the following comment we got from one of the young hikers, we know that the crucial mentoring is taking place: Pointing to one of the adult hike leaders, one of the young hikers said.... "See that guy over there ? He's my second Dad !" The groups say prayers, and talk about servant leadership and other good values. For us, that says it all......again, we are just overjoyed with happiness that we have made this small start, and got the mountain hiking started before the end of this season.

Tomorrow, Cheryl and I are personally taking a young girl with some mental issues (but is too young for our Grandfather Mtn project) on a hike along the Appalachian Trail. Please pray that God will help this young girl cope with her struggles and rise above her own challenges in life.

As we continue to move forward, we find that we are now approached by agencies who are eager to send at-risk kids to our program, but lack the necessary transportation to make it work. We are reaching out to used car dealers in the NC High Country area as well as in Jacksonville, to find someone who may be willing to donate a used bus or van to our project. Please pray that this need will be fulfilled in due course.

(Go Fund Me limits the posting of pictures with updates to a maximum of three. To view several more very good pictures of our visit with Samaritan’s Purse and our awards dinner, visit my church group Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/FriendsOfTheFirstChurch/

To each of our friends and supporters, please know that we could not be accomplishing these things without your faithful encouragement and support. We ask that each and every one of you continue praying for the future success of The Jason Project, Inc. and "The Grandfather Challenge!”

Finally, PLEASE SHARE this on your individual Facebook pages!! This will help us spread our message to others !!!


Thanks to all of you !!

James and Cheryl Nipper
The Jason Project, Inc./ ”The Grandfather Challenge”
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Raised by 17 people in 27 months
Created March 17, 2017
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Norrick Peart
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I would like to support the Jason Project because of the very positive impact it has on the lives of kids who completed the program.

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At Risk Children of this age group can be better influenced to make positive decisions in their lives give the right motivation and encouragement to do so.

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Wonderful cause!!

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Tamara Dovel
12 months ago

We are so sorry for the loss of your son. It is amazing the impact you are having on at risk youth. Thank you for choosing to look for something positive to come out of your tragedy. I’m glad we read about your program in the High Country Press.

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