Abigail Kiiza is one of the skiers in the RefuSKI program. She was recruited by teacher Megan Jones, who founded the program. “It’s just a great way to discover the area and make a connection with your new land,” Jones said.
Abigail Kiiza is one of the skiers in the RefuSKI program. She was recruited by teacher Megan Jones, who founded the program. “It’s just a great way to discover the area and make a connection with your new land,” Jones said. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
Abigail Kiiza is one of the skiers in the RefuSKI program. She was recruited by teacher Megan Jones, who founded the program. “It’s just a great way to discover the area and make a connection with your new land,” Jones said. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
Playing Outdoors

Playing Outdoors

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