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A Natural Road to Recovery for Injured Warriors

More than 200 guests, including Senator Barbara Mikulski, celebrated the official opening of the Green Road, a two-acre healing environment for injured military service members at Naval Support Activity Bethesda, home of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

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Cooking Battle Culminates Summer Program

Mission Thrive Summer students demonstrated their culinary and kitchen skills by preparing healthy recipes and presenting to a panel of judges. The students had the chance to put the knowledge they've acquired the past five weeks to the test and competed for the title of Top Kitchen Crew.

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Cultivating Mindfulness and Praise

Mission Thrive Summer students learn mindfulness techniques to help cultivate positive thoughts, self-compassion, and recognition of praise for others and themselves.

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Stretching Money, Minds & Muscles

During their third week in Mission Thrive Summer, Baltimore City high school students learned the importance of stretching a dollar and discovered that yoga is good way to maintain physical and emotional balance.

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Heating Up the Kitchen

Mission Thrive Summer students put their kitchen skills to the test by making fried green tomato sandwiches using homemade salad dressings and mayonnaise. Students practiced with new implements and even demonstrated their knife skills with the bear claw method.

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