All proceeds from the Arctic Dip
will help VAIL to provide much-needed services
for people with disabilities in our community.

VAIL Former Board President, Seth Whitten,
challenges supporters to Do The Dip!

About VAIL

Valley Associates for Independent Living is a private 501c3 non-profit agency serving people with disabilities in the Shenandoah Valley.

VAIL’s mission is to promote self-direction among people with disabilities and remove barriers to their independence. VAIL strives to address the needs of people with disabilities in our community through cooperative efforts with other organizations and our local businesses. We provide advocacy, information and referral, independent living skills training, benefits planning, technical assistance, transition planning for youth and adults, and peer mentoring.


Help us reach our goal of $20,000

$23,013 raised so far,   CONGRATULATIONS!


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Approximately 19% of Americans are living with disability. Last year alone, VAIL served 595 people with disabilities in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley.


“VAIL is a vibrant center for independent living that is responsive to both consumers and the community at large....VAIL offers exceptional services and the staff and board of directors are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about their mission.”

- Dept. for Aging and Rehab. Services Site Review Team

Thank you to our 2018 Sponsors!

Arctic Circle sponsor, LD&B Insurance and Financial Services

Arctic Dip host, Shenandaoh Acres Family Campground

This is a SWEET fundraising site by Blue Sky Collaborative