Words After War is an emerging literary nonprofit with a mission to offer fully-funded opportunities for veterans and civilians to share their stories.
Our mission is to offer fully-funded opportunities for veterans, their family members and civilian supporters to share their stories. We aim to build a supportive creative community through workshops, studio retreats, literary mentorships and a writer-in-residence program.
We believe that literature is an invaluable art form and communicat...
Address:56 Bogart Street 1S Brooklyn, NY 11206
Wounded Heroes Family Adventures offers winter and summer family events for our Wounded Heroes and their families. We provide these events at no cost to the participating families.
The Heroes we support served in all branches of the military and were injured in combat during the Afghanistan and Iraq wars. Our events are open to families living throughout the continental United States. Unlike other events, we include the entire family, including children into all aspects of our pro...
Address:PO BOX 5318 Breckenridge , CO 80242
Wounded Heroes of America, formerly known as The 9-11HelpAmerica Foundation, is an organization dedicated to helping our Wounded Heroes from Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) - and Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) Afghanistan. Request assistance by telephoning their office.
Address:14147 Hawthorne Blvd Hawthorne, CA 90250
It was early morning, June 17, 1967, and Dak To Special Forces camp in Vietnam was under attack. A mortar exploded, and West Point graduate Allen B. Clark Jr.'s life was changed forever. This is the story of how one soldier, so gravely injured that both of his legs were amputated, turned his grievous loss into a personal triumph.
Clark describes his struggle through a year-long recovery and a severe bout of post traumatic stress disorder, so little understood at the time. He tells of ear...
Address: P O Box 796862 Dallas, Texas 75379-6862
Wounded Warrior Project is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors.
WWP serves to raise awareness and enlist the public’s aid for the needs of severely injured service men and women; help severely injured service members aid and assist each other; and provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs.
Response time is between 24 to 48 hours.
Address:4899 Belfort Road Jacksonville, FL 32256
For every wounded warrior, there is a wounded home--an immediate and extended family and community impacted by their loved one's war experiences. Every day service members are returning from combat deployments to their families. And every day war comes home with them.
When a combat veteran struggles with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and/or traumatic brain injury (TBI), every member of the family experiences the effects. Spouses, parents, and children must undergo changes on the ...
Wounded Warriors Family Support is a family-oriented organization. Our programs serve the families of U.S. Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat operations.
Our programs provide support to the families of wounded service members with dependent children and widows with dependent children of service members killed in action or as a result of wounds sustained while serving. Receiving the Purple Heart award is preferred, but not require...
Address:920 S. 107th Avenue Suite 250 Omaha, NE 68114
The Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation Inc. (WWIA) serves our Nation’s combat wounded Purple Heart recipients by providing world-class outdoor sporting activities as a means to recognize and honor their sacrifice, encourage independence and connections with communities. While the focus is on Purple Heart recipients from Post 9/11, all Purple Heart awarded veterans are welcome to apply.
Address:6516 Dolphin Cove Apollo Beach, FL 33572
YRF helps wounded, ill and injured service members and their families receiving medical treatment or rehabilitation at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. Their Keystone Program works with military caregivers in several locations across the country. Call or email for more information.
Address:PO Box 41048 Bethesda, MD 20824-1048
The Armed Services YMCA makes military life easier. Our three areas of focus allow us to impact 500,000 young enlisted and their families each year.
Please note, to the popularity of this program, please allow up to 30 days for the two Armed Services YMCA Program Coordinators to respond to your request. We are currently averaging over 1,000 new applications monthly
Address:7405 Alban Court Suite B215 Springfield, VA 22150