Operation Surf participants celebrate together

Our Impact

Operation Surf has had a profound impact on participants. Veterans who surf with us experience healing from emotional wounds and a renewed sense of possibility and self confidence. How do we know? We can tell because of the things our graduates say and also because of the research that’s been conducted to measure the effects of participating in our programs.

Read on to see what a difference Operation Surf’s weeklong and 6 month programs make, and why it’s so important to keep them going.