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Apr 18, 2019, 16:44 ET Wounded Warriors Visit White House During Annual Soldier Ride

Twenty-nine wounded, ill, and injured post-9/11 service members and veterans visited President Donald Trump at the White House during the annual...


Apr 17, 2019, 20:33 ET Wounded Warrior Project Hosts Reception for Soldier Ride Warriors and Guests

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) hosted a reception this evening at Union Station for wounded veterans and numerous guests from Congressional offices,...


Apr 16, 2019, 09:00 ET Female Veterans Gather for Self-Care with Wounded Warrior Project

Air Force veteran Tamara ODonnell joined other female veterans at a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) women's wellness weekend. This event brought...


Apr 15, 2019, 09:30 ET President to Welcome Soldier Ride Warriors to White House

President Donald Trump will welcome over 30 wounded, ill, and injured post-9/11 veterans served by Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) to the White House...


Apr 10, 2019, 12:15 ET Wounded Warrior Project Named Best Large Nonprofit to Work For

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is honored to be named the nation's best large nonprofit to work for in a report by The NonProfit Times. The leading...


Apr 10, 2019, 09:09 ET Marine Brothers Test Bonds Together Through War and Recovery with Wounded Warrior Project

Bradley Thomas appreciates every moment he gets to spend with his older brother Brian. A few months ago, Bradley wondered if he would ever see Brian...


Apr 08, 2019, 15:00 ET Extra Host Mario Lopez To Host Wounded Warrior Project Courage Awards & Benefit Dinner

Television host, actor, and best-selling author Mario Lopez is supporting veterans by hosting the Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Courage Awards &...


Apr 02, 2019, 11:30 ET Veterans Push Their Limits with Wounded Warrior Project

Army veteran and Las Cruces resident Trinity Seay wanted to see what he is "still able to do despite having peripheral vision blindness." During a...


Apr 01, 2019, 10:05 ET Veterans with Visual Impairment Rediscover Freedom of Sports

Army veteran and Charlotte resident Marvin Palmer joined other injured veterans from across the country at a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) adaptive...


Mar 29, 2019, 10:05 ET Injured Veterans Find New Capabilities at Adaptive Sports Clinic

Army veteran and Gainesville resident Charles Miller had tried other adaptive sports, but not jiu jitsu. He expected a brief exchange with a sparring ...


Mar 28, 2019, 21:55 ET Wounded Warrior Project Leadership Recognized at HillVets 100 Gala

HillVets, an organization that helps veterans launch careers in governance, international affairs, policy, and politics, honored the Wounded Warrior...


Mar 28, 2019, 11:05 ET Injured Veterans Discover New Abilities with Wounded Warrior Project

Army veteran and San Antonio resident Walter Taylor joined other injured veterans from across the country at a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP)...


Mar 27, 2019, 10:05 ET Veterans Find Ways to Stay Active Beyond Physical Injuries

Army veteran Ramon Guandique moves independently, but has to manage his balance, memory, and chronic pain from injuries during military service that...


Mar 26, 2019, 13:14 ET Wounded Warrior Project Brings Innovative 5K to San Antonio

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is introducing San Antonio to an engaging opportunity. WWP Carry Forward® 5K, delivered by CSX®, is unlike any fitness ...


Mar 26, 2019, 13:12 ET Wounded Warrior Project 5K Growing in 2019

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is bringing its unique 5K to a new location. San Antonio joins San Diego; Nashville; and Jacksonville, Florida as...


Mar 25, 2019, 11:15 ET Veterans Find Motivation on Their Fitness Journeys with Wounded Warrior Project

Motivation can be one thing standing between you and your next workout. For many injured veterans, physical limitations are tangible barriers....


Mar 22, 2019, 12:00 ET Brothers, Bracelets, and Bravery: Twins Fundraise for Injured Veterans

Logan and Spencer Pasquariello are twin brothers with a strong heritage of military service. Growing up with two grandfathers who served their...


Mar 19, 2019, 15:00 ET Partnership Connects Military Spouses, Caregivers with Employment Services

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announces a grant in support of a collaborative effort between Blue Star Families, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce...


Mar 19, 2019, 08:17 ET Wounded Veterans Learn About Homebuying Help with Veterans Charity

Buying a home has challenges, especially for a first-time purchase. Recently, veterans learned about the resources available to them during a Wounded ...


Mar 18, 2019, 08:49 ET Wounded Warrior Project Empowers Veterans Through The Honor Foundation

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announces a new partnership with The Honor Foundation (THF), a nonprofit that has developed a nationally recognized...


Mar 15, 2019, 09:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project Supports Veterans' Children with Comfort Crew for Military Kids

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announced a grant in support of Comfort Crew, an organization that provides Comfort Kits with resiliency building...


Mar 14, 2019, 15:04 ET Wounded Warrior Project Announces Support for TAPS and Vietnam Veterans of America

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announces a grant and collaborative partnership with Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) and Tragedy Assistance Program...


Mar 07, 2019, 15:33 ET Wounded Warrior Project Addresses Joint Hearing of Senate and House Veterans Affairs Committees

Today, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) testified before the Senate and House Committees on Veterans' Affairs, identifying some of the biggest issues...


Mar 07, 2019, 13:30 ET Wounded Warriors Make Meaningful Connections in the Snow

Army veteran Chad Hamrick has enjoyed skiing throughout his life. But he really wanted to give snowboarding a shot, "to relate to my teenage sons who ...


Mar 06, 2019, 11:50 ET Wounded Warrior Project to Address Joint Veterans Affairs Committees

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) will testify before the Senate and House Committees on Veterans' Affairs on the issues wounded, ill, and injured...