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Dec 18, 2013, 14:47 ET

Bob Woodruff Foundation Announces Its Most Successful Year to Date -- With the Most Money Raised and Invested in Programs and Solutions

 Settling into its new home in midtown Manhattan, the Bob Woodruff Foundation has strengthened its network in New York City and increased its...

Nov 07, 2013, 16:45 ET
Nov 01, 2013, 11:35 ET

Stand Up For Heroes Event on Nov. 6 to stream live at and

 The 7th annual Stand Up For Heroes event that will benefit post-9/11 wounded veterans, presented by the Bob Woodruff Foundation...

Oct 07, 2013, 13:55 ET

Bill Cosby And Jim Gaffigan Added To 7th Annual Stand Up for Heroes Event In New York City On November 6th

 The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) and New York Comedy Festival (NYCF) just added Bill Cosby and Jim Gaffigan to the star-studded line-up for...

Jan 14, 2013, 09:00 ET

The Bob Woodruff Foundation Gives More Than $1 Million To Help Injured Veterans At Home

The Bob Woodruff Foundation today announced grants in the amount of more than $1 million to help injured veterans, family members and caregivers on...

Nov 26, 2012, 10:32 ET
Roger Waters performs with wounded veterans from MusiCorps as part of the Bob Woodruff Foundation's 6th Annual Stand Up for Heroes event which raised more than $3 million.  (PRNewsFoto/Bob Woodruff Foundation)

The Bob Woodruff Foundation Raises More Than $3 Million To Help Injured Troops And Their Families At Sixth Annual Stand Up For Heroes Benefit - and Now Joins The #GivingTuesday Initiative

Stand Up for Heroes, the Bob Woodruff Foundation's (BWF) annual benefit event and the kickoff for the New York Comedy Festival, on Nov. 8,...

Nov 08, 2012, 08:00 ET
Bruce Springsteen performs at the 2011 Stand Up For Heroes event benefitting the Bob Woodruff Foundation.  (PRNewsFoto/The Bob Woodruff Foundation)

6th Annual Stand Up for Heroes Benefit to be Streamed Live on at 8pm EST on Nov. 8th

 The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) and the New York Comedy Festival will present the 6th annual Stand Up for Heroes event on Thursday, Nov....

Aug 16, 2011, 15:33 ET
Jeff Bridges performing at American Thunder Benefit for Bob Woodruff Foundation at Buffalo Chip in Sturgis, South Dakota Aug. 11th. (Photo credit: David Rose) (PRNewsFoto/Bob Woodruff Foundation, David Rose)

50,000 Fans Dazzled at First American Thunder Music Festival Benefit for Bob Woodruff Foundation -- Performances by Jeff Bridges, Stevie Nicks and John Fogerty at Legendary Buffalo Chip

The inaugural American Thunder Music Festival, a benefit concert for the Bob Woodruff Foundation, made history in front of an audience of 50,000...

Nov 03, 2010, 15:45 ET

The Paul E. Singer Foundation to Serve as Title Sponsor for the Bob Woodruff Foundation 4th Annual Stand Up for Heroes

The Bob Woodruff Foundation is pleased to announce that The Paul E. Singer Foundation will serve as title sponsor of its 4th Annual Stand Up for...

Oct 29, 2010, 11:27 ET

Stand-Up for Heroes Benefit to be Transmitted Exclusively to U.S. Military Troops at Home and Abroad

The Bob Woodruff Foundation and The New York Comedy Festival today announced the Stand-Up for Heroes benefit will be transmitted to U.S. military...

Jan 13, 2010, 09:00 ET

David Woodruff, Co-Founder of Bob Woodruff Foundation, Testifies Before California State Senate Health Committee

Brother of ABC News Anchor Bob Woodruff Details Struggles of Veterans Returning From Deployment With Hidden Injuries, Asks Committees, "Are We...