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Potsdam Prepared: Spring 2022 Updates

Without the support of these sponsors and the participation of the community this program would not be possible. Contact us about sponsoring continued community outreach through this program.

Leadership & Challenge Center

This project is the result of a cooperative effort between the St. Lawrence County Health Initiative ( and SUNY Potsdam to bring a state-of-the-art adventure-based education facility to the area.

SLCHI contributed $90,000 for the facility through a grant from the United States Department of Education's Carol M. White Physical Education Program that was awarded in October of 2004. The total includes $8,000 of equipment purchased for the wall and ropes course and $82,000 directly paid for construction of the climbing wall itself.

The SUNY Potsdam Student Government Association contributed $25,000 to the project in the spring of 2005.

The dean of the School of Education and Professional Studies at SUNY Potsdam provided $15,750 and additional funding for climbing equipment.

The Office of the Vice President of Business Affairs contributed $15,750 in support of the construction of the project.

Thank you!