Vision & Mission

Disabled Veterans Restoration thru Recreation Scuba

Disabled Veterans Restoration thru Recreational Scuba Twin Cities Minnesota USAVision Statement

Disable Veterans Restoration thru Recreation Scuba (DVRTRS) commits to the following:

DVRTRS vision is to provide innovative, practical and top-quality service that is what we believe is to be second to none for therapy. guaranteed to put a smile on your face. We believe our first responsibility is to the customer who uses our services. Our strong dedication to this therapeutic process along with our compassion for the ones fighting the fight, will enable us to excel. In carrying out our day-to-day business we strive to:

  1. Treat our Dive-Buddies with the same respect that our heroes receive.
  2. Follow the philosophy that our customers and their safety is a number one priority always.
  3. We will be considered the best as equals in our community and our organization will be known for its aquatic therapy/diving program. come to the organization for fun and smiles.
  4. Through a long-term commitment to this vision, we will be known as a company that recognizes and treats our “Heroes” with respect. Our customers, vendors and donors will see DVRTR as offering the reward of compassion and therapy.


Left:  Mike Kahler certified dive buddy and prosthetics specialist at Minneapolis VA medical center.   Middle:  Quadriplegic Todd Kemery Disabled Marine Veteran.   Right: Divemaster Tony Seburg  and also certified dive buddy.

Mission Statement

Disabled Veterans Restoration thru Recreation Scuba is geared to help introduce the therapeutic benefits as well as the fulfillment of getting scuba certified. Along with the many wants and desires plagued by so many of America's Heroes. Patients’ suffering from the awful debilitating effects of PTSD, TBI, COPD, Amputees, Blind, Paraplegia, Quadriplegia, Spinal Cord Injuries and Disease we will be able to offer them an opportunity to enjoy the awesome therapeutic underwater world. While underwater our Heroes will be able to experience the full effects of our therapy along with the mental and physical freedom. We have the means and all you need is the passion for the underwater therapy and the freedom it has to offer. We strive here at DVRTRS to put a smile on your face and joy in your hearts through our therapy/ diving program by indulging you in the therapeutic value of scuba. Being a Disabled Veteran of a foreign conflict and a Cancer patient gives me the passion and pay back for all that helped me. “ALL GAVE SOME, SOME GAVE ALL”  

Disabled Veterans Restoration thru Recreation Scuba commits to the following:

Disabled Veterans Restoration thru Recreation Scuba’s Mission is to provide innovative, practical and top-quality service that is guaranteed to put a smile on your face and joy in your heart with our therapy. We believe our first responsibility is to the customer who uses our services. Our strong dedication to this therapeutic process will enable us to excel in carrying out our day-to-day business we strive to:

  1. Treat our veterans’ with the utmost respect.
  2. Follow the philosophy that our veterans always to have a great experience.
  3. Be considered as givers and pillars in our community.

Through a long-term commitment to this mission, we will be known as a company that supports and cares for our veterans. DVRTRS is also offering the highest quality in service and satisfaction to their Dive-Buddies just as they do to their veterans.