Wounded Warrior Project Launches Mental Health Support Line

RALEIGH, N.C., March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Having recently hit a huge milestone of serving more than 100,000 combat warriors – in addition to their families and caregivers – Wounded Warrior Project®(WWP) fully launched one of its highly popular pilot … Continue reading

Veterans Heal at Wounded Warrior Project Mental Health Workshop

MARTINSVILLE, Ind., March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Injured veterans recently attended a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) mental health workshop in Martinsville, Indiana. These gatherings are often the first time warriors leave their homes to connect with others in their communities. “Wounded … Continue reading

SEAL — NSW Family Foundation 2016 Fundraiser Raises Over $1.2 Million

Annual Event Benefits Navy SEALs and Their Families SAN DIEGO, May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The SEAL – Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Family Foundation is pleased to announce that its fundraiser on Saturday, April 30, 2016 raised more than $1.2 … Continue reading

Army vs Navy Boxing

PHILADELPHIA, PA / DECEMBER 11, 2015 / SPORTS — As a prelude to the Army/Navy annual football game here in Philadelphia, the Army/Navy boxing teams fought it out in what was an entertaining event  (I just happened to be downtown … Continue reading

Students Deliver Thanksgiving Food and Supplies for Injured Veterans Families

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Students from Grace Lutheran School visited the homes of several Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Alumni members, delivering Thanksgiving baskets filled with holiday food. The students assembled grocery lists, budgeted funds, and shopped to … Continue reading

Samsung Electronics to donate over $500,000 to Fisher House Foundation in Support of Military Service Members and Veterans

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Today Samsung Electronics announced the establishment of a two-year, half million dollar financial and technology partnership with Fisher House Foundation.  The Fisher House’s program just celebrated its 25th year of service, providing “homes away from … Continue reading

Four Purple Heart Medal Recipients Gifted Mortgage-Free Homes

Building Homes for Heroes® celebrates Veterans Day with homecoming events VALLEY STREAM, N.Y., Oct. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Building Homes for Heroes® will honor America’s veterans nationwide the week leading up to Veterans Day by gifting mortgage-free homes to four Purple … Continue reading

A 720 Mile Run for Wounded Warrior Project

ABILENE, Texas, Oct. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Troy Drasher has been running for days on end, trying to get back home. The 42-year-old left Aurora, Colorado on September 15, charting a 720-mile path southward to his final destination in Abilene, Texas. … Continue reading

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation Black-Tie Gala Celebrates 125 Years of Community Support and $11.9M Raised

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation held a black-tie gala last night in celebration of the 125th anniversary of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, and announced that more than $11.9 million has been raised to … Continue reading

‘World’s Largest Golf Outing’ Shatters Records

Annual Golf Event Raises $1 Million-Plus for Wounded Warrior Project JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — More than 12,300 golfers, including 567 injured service members, teed up for the fifth-annual “World’s Largest Golf Outing” at 132 courses in 28 states … Continue reading