Brad Soden, a combat veteran, has taken inspiration from his wife who an automobile accident that left her paralyzed from the waist down in 1999.
Soden is now the owner of Phoenix-based Tankchair - a wheelchair that can whip through through muddy football fields, speed through multiple feet of water, and float "right over snow." The Tankchair is designed for people with limited mobility due to physical disabilities so that they can enjoy outdoor activities more.Read the Entire Article
Federal Programs Related to - Business Promotion
Programs that promote the general commercial interests of the community or the interests of particular trades. Business Leagues; Business Retention; Chambers of Commercial; Local Business Associations; Industry-Specific Promotion; Trade Association; Trade Groups Business Recruitment & Attraction Programs provide any of a wide variety of incentives to encourage new businesses and industries to locate in a particular community, to provide development and expansion opportunities for existing businesses, and to discourage existing businesses from leaving the area and relocating elsewhere. Attraction of Business; Business Recruitment; Empowerment Zones; Enterprise Zones; Industrial Park Development; Media Production Liaison Services
Federal Programs Related to - Military & Veterans Affairs
Programs that promote the interests of veterans or active or retired military personnel and/or programs of the Armed Forces of the United States. Coast Guard; Veterans Affairs
Federal Programs Related to - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy, General/Other
Programs that focus on protecting and promoting the broad civil rights and civil liberties of individuals and work to change public policy and opinion in a variety of areas.
See also: +COMMON CODE Advocacy (**B); Hate Crimes Prevention (I02.07); Housing Discrimination (I05.08); Voter Services (W08.05)