DP Ball Invitation

15th Annual Dive Pirates Ball

US Army Major Lisa Jaster headlines 15TH Annual Dive Pirates Event WHO:     Supporters of the Dive Pirates Foundation, past and present recipients, many dressed in pirate flair. WHAT:    15th Annual Dive Pirates Ball to include an online silent auction, live auctioneer, 2018 recipient Retired Maj. Waheed “WU” Khan, and Keynote Speaker Army…

DEMA-Seminar

Adaptive Diving:  Training Agencies Come Together to Discuss Growing Community of Adaptive Divers

Adaptive Diving:  Training Agencies Come Together to Discuss Growing Community of Adaptive Divers Dive centers, operators, resorts, really the whole dive industry is now challenged to meet the needs and desires of a growing adaptive diving community, welcoming them to a very adaptable sport while also addressing standards and safety.  In a ground-breaking seminar sponsored…

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Pirates Down Under – Dive Pirates welcome four new chapters as it expands to Australia

Pirates Down Under – Dive Pirates welcome four new chapters as it expands to Australia A collaboration between RAID International, RAID US, the Dive Pirates Foundation, and Sargood on Collaroy expanded adaptive diving in Australia to four dive facilities and six instructors; with four people with disabilities now certified and enjoying the ocean around them. “I…

Dive Pirates gets Platinum

Dive Pirates Foundation Reaches GuideStar Platinum, provides more Data on Progress and Results

Dive Pirates Foundation Reaches GuideStar Platinum, provides more Data on Progress and ResultsThe Dive Pirates Foundation earned the Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By sharing metrics that highlight progress the Foundation is making toward its mission, the Dive…

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Dive Pirates Prepare for Second 2015 Voyage with 8 Divers with Disabilities to Cayman Brac

Dive Pirates Prepare for Second 2015 Voyage with 8 Divers with Disabilities to Cayman Brac  Dive Pirates  June 17, 2015, Cayman Brac, Dive Pirates After a successful inaugural trip from Utila, Honduras to the Laguna Beach Resort with two recipients and one returning recipient, Dive Pirates 2.0 is setting a course to Cayman Brac and the Brac Reef Beach Resort…

Dive Pirates to Hold TWO Seminars on Classified Diver Program during DEMA Show

Dive Pirates to Hold TWO Seminars on Classified Diver Program during DEMA Show  Dive Pirates  October 21, 2015  Dive Pirates, SSI Wrapping up the 11th year of offering the mobility of scuba diving to those with mobile disabilities, Dive Pirates Foundation President Barbara Thompson will be leading two seminars at DEMA to share the philosophy and standards of the…