Stroke survivor bounces back to cook again

...assistive technology and training from the Walton Foundation for Independence and NeuroRestorative Georgia.After more...of 20 years.Then, two months ago, the Walton Foundation for Independence provided her with special assistive technology...

Growing the sport of wheelchair tennis

When it comes to wheelchair tenns, Augusta man plays with anyone who wants to play and works to promote the sport.


...yearAugusta's Donald Shapiro has been named the USTA Georgia Wheelchair Player of the Year.Shapiro heads up the Walton Foundation for Independence annual Wheelchair Tennis Championship every spring and also teaches the sport.Winners of the various awards...

Harison Heights celebrates 15 years of assisted living for people with disabilities

...about it. As the inaugural chair of the Walton Foundation for Independence, he led a $1.1 million campaign to build...endowments and other monies raised through the Walton Foundation for Independence. Donations ensure that the facility grows...

Georgia Bank & Trust celebrates 25 years by giving to charities

...Bank, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Safe Homes of Augusta, Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation, Walton Foundation for Independence and When Help Can't Wait."It's so much more fun to take that money we would have spent on a party...

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The Juvenile Court of the Augusta Judicial Circuit is looking for volunteers to serve on the citizen's panel for foster care review.

Amendment B will help state's injured

...forever injured in motor vehicle crashes. Harison Heights and Walton Community Services, together with the Walton Foundation for Independence, provide housing for individuals and families affected by these injuries, along with funding and other...


In Aiken, Noel Mais scored at the 87:47 mark to give USC Aiken a 3-2 nonconference victory over Coker on Wednesday night.

Adaptive golf competition highlights spirit of disabled

...disabled Marine Corps veteran from Aiken thought he might never play again. Then, he met this summer with the Walton Foundation for Independence, an organization dedicated to the promotion of adaptive sports.The nonprofit organization outfitted Trier...

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Volunteers needed Volunteers are needed for the Augusta Half Iron Man, which will be held Sept. 28. Volunteers who assist with wetsuits and body marking from 4:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. will receive T-shirts. To sign up, go to www.doitsports.