On Tuesday, August 17, LCC Kare 9 Military Ministry Dogs Brutus (LCC Squad) and Nigel (LCC Staff) with their veteran handlers were one of the veteran service organizations serving the participants of the 2021 Valor Games Midwest at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Kare 9s brought much love, compassion and smiles to the veterans and exhibitors.
The Valor Games Midwest is an three-day Paralympic sport competition for disabled veterans and wounded, ill or injured service members. This is an introductory competition, no previous experience required to participate. Athletes can compete in discus, shot put, cycling, archery, powerlifting, indoor rowing, biathlon, laser rifle or table tennis.