Our mission is to educate and empower veterans by providing the training necessary to obtain glider pilot certification.
Soaring Eagle Foundation is the dream of two men, both of whom are sailplane/glider enthusiasts. One, a veteran of the US Air Force, wishes to share his love of gliding and wants to give back to the military community that has always been a part of his life. The other, a veteran of the Royal Air Force and a paraplegic, wishes to show wounded and disabled veterans that they can be so much more when they soar. Both want to provide a unique and challenging experience to the men and women that have served our country with the hope that it leads to a lifelong belief that they can achieve anything and everything they set their minds to.
By utilizing the God given gift of gravity, the sailplane provides a means of peaceful serenity, all the while requiring the mind and body to be challenged, resulting in a very rewarding experience.
Our core values include: