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Nov 11, 2020, 13:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project Brings Together Americans with Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP), a nonprofit dedicated to supporting and empowering injured veterans, celebrated Veterans Day a little differently...


Nov 09, 2020, 10:00 ET Wounded Warrior Project Hosts Warrior Week Livestreaming Event

More than 150 livestreamers are teaming up to support injured veterans and their families during the inaugural Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Warrior ...


Oct 29, 2020, 11:55 ET Wounded Warrior Project Presents 'Honoring Our Warriors' A Virtual Veterans Day Celebration

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP), a nonprofit dedicated to supporting and empowering injured veterans, today announces "Honoring Our Warriors" – a...


Oct 22, 2020, 14:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project Partner Recognized for One of 'Best Animal Webcams in the World'

Recently, the New York Times recognized a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veteran service organization partner, Warrior Canine Connection (WCC), as...


Oct 20, 2020, 16:30 ET Commander John Scott Hannon Act Signed into Law

Through bipartisan effort and significant advocacy efforts from Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP), major legislation has been signed into law that will...


Oct 01, 2020, 08:17 ET Wounded Warrior Project Adds New Leadership to Board of Directors

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) added fresh perspectives to its volunteer Board of Directors with the addition of Tiffany Daugherty and Capt. (Ret.)...


Sep 30, 2020, 13:38 ET Veterans Charity Leads Suicide Prevention Efforts

Veterans Administration estimates 17 veterans take their life every day. That statistic is alarming and has organizations like Wounded Warrior...


Sep 28, 2020, 16:26 ET Wounded Warrior Project Discusses the Invisible Wounds of War

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is addressing veteran mental health with a live, global town hall broadcast in partnership with Verizon Media/Yahoo...


Sep 28, 2020, 13:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project Annual Survey Results Released at Brookings Institution Event

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) shared the most recent findings from its 11th Annual Warrior Survey at an event hosted by Dr. Michael O'Hanlon,...


Sep 24, 2020, 07:15 ET Survey Highlights Challenges for Post-9/11 Wounded Veterans During Pandemic

One-third of post-9/11 wounded veterans who responded to a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) survey noted they have or expect to run out of money ...


Sep 11, 2020, 08:45 ET Warriors Reflect 19 Years After September 11 Attacks

The attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, changed our nation. For many veterans, the attacks changed their lives more directly. Recently, Wounded Warrior...


Sep 01, 2020, 07:45 ET Wounded Warrior Project Invests Over $7 Million to Support Caregivers

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) recognizes the caregivers who sacrifice every day to help our nation's most severely injured post-9/11 veterans. While ...


Aug 27, 2020, 09:30 ET Verizon Customers Can Support Injured Veterans Through Bill Pay

Verizon customers have a new way to support injured veterans and their families through Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP). Starting Aug. 27, Verizon...


Aug 10, 2020, 15:30 ET Trump Signs Specially Adaptive Housing Act Into Law

President Donald Trump signed into law the Ryan Kules and Paul Benne Specially Adaptive Housing (SAH) Improvement Act of 2019, a major legislative...


Jul 31, 2020, 10:12 ET Toxic Exposures Coalition Announces New Legislation

The Toxic Exposures in the American Military (TEAM) coalition announced that toxic exposure legislation has been officially introduced to the Senate, ...


Jul 30, 2020, 14:21 ET Wounded Veterans Participate in Tele-Town Hall on VA Benefits, Support

Veterans served by Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) recently participated in a virtual town hall with the VA about the benefits they're receiving...


Jul 23, 2020, 07:11 ET Wounded Warrior Project Continues to Place Veterans in Jobs During Pandemic

Despite rising unemployment since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in March, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) has helped place over 500 wounded...


Jul 21, 2020, 10:02 ET Wounded Warrior Project Announces Passage of Specially Adaptive Housing Bill

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) applauds the passage of H.R. 3504, the Ryan Kules and Paul Benne Specially Adaptive Housing (SAH) Improvement Act of...


Jul 16, 2020, 15:37 ET Wounded Warrior Project Testifies on Insurance and Memorial Affairs Legislation Before House Veterans Affairs Committee

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veteran benefits training manager Frank Logalbo testified before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs, Subcommittee ...


Jul 13, 2020, 10:34 ET Wounded Warrior Project Announces New Partnerships with Veteran Service Organizations for 2020

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announced its first round of investments and partnerships for 2020. These 22 veteran and military service...


Jun 26, 2020, 13:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project Discusses COVID-19 Financial Impact on Veterans During Washington Post Live Forum

During a recent Washington Post Live event, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) experts discussed the challenges facing veterans during their...


Jun 26, 2020, 07:13 ET Survey Shows Continuing Increase in Post-9/11 Veterans with PTSD

An increasing number of post-9/11 wounded veterans are living with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to the annual Wounded Warrior...


Jun 22, 2020, 16:40 ET 10 Tips to Help Warriors Cope with PTSD

In 2018, the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) treated more than 1.7 million veterans for mental health issues, including combat stress,...


Jun 17, 2020, 15:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project Participates in Panel Discussion on PTSD, Mental Health, and Suicide Prevention Hosted by Brookings Institution

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) recently participated in a forum about innovative PTSD treatments and PTSD Awareness Month. The forum was hosted by Dr....


Jun 17, 2020, 10:30 ET Jon Stewart Joins Wounded Warrior Project Toxic Exposure Discussion

During a recent Washington Post Live event, hosted by columnist David Ignatius, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Government Affairs Director Derek...