of Cool Dreams, a Kennesaw based Alaska Non-Profit Corporation ,
is, as stated in our corporate charter, to promote the travel
and visitation of youth groups between the states of Alaska and
Georgia, to experience the treasures of each state, such as the
Alaskas Iditarod Sled Dog Race and Georgias Jekyll Island
Wildlife area. The purpose of these visits is to allow youth to
experience and learn more about topics such as animal husbandry
and the care and feeding of the Alaska Sled Dog and its participation
in the International Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and through the
efforts of the corporation to field a sled dog team as necessary
to allow the aforstated experience, as well as to learn more about
the preservation of Georgias coast and the wildlife habitats
of both states.
Further to educate school age children throughout the Southeast
on the sport of sled dog racing, including the humanitarian treatment
of the animals used in arctic life, and the history and culture
of Native Alaskans through a variety of community programs and services.
Further to collect, compile and share knowledge of care and training
for the canine sports athlete with veterinarians, mushers, researchers
and the young enthusiasts of sled dog sports. The board shall promote
participation in the International Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
and oversee the educational visits to schools and other forums.
Further to educate school age children in the state of Alaska on
the culture, history, and traditions of the South and on the natural
plants and wildlife of the Appalachian Mountain system and Atlantic
Sea Coast through a variety of community programs and services.