PROGRAMS

PROVIDING 

SCHOLARSHIPS

​Athletes of all abilities from all over the world benefit from the financial assistance that the Karate CAN-DO foundation provides.  

SUPPORTING OTHERS

We proudly support and fund the work of other dojos across the country who also train athletes of all abilities.

  • Park City Karate Disabled Program (Park City, UT)

  • The Anixter Foundation for Adults with Disabilities (Highland Park, IL)

  • Tokey Hill Martial Arts Disabled Karate Program (Roslyn, New York)

  • US Paralympics

  • North Shore Dojo Disabled Karate Program (Glenview, IL)

  • Scholarships for individuals with disabilities who take part in sanctioned programs

  • US Disabled Karate Team

ENCOURAGING 

COMPETITION

 

We support the recruitment and training of a US National Disabled Karate Team that will compete in the World Karate Federation Championships, and beyond, bi-yearly.  This year, we had three KCD athletes from different regions of the country attend the World Championships. 

TEACHING LIFE SKILLS THROUGH KARATE

 

Karate CAN-DO! athletes improve in the following areas:​

  • Attention, focus, and self-control

  • Listening and communication skills

  • Balance, coordination, flexibility and muscle tone

  • Social kills and personal interaction

  • Self-confidence and self-esteem

  • Self-regulation