Wounded Warrior Project. 10 Years: a decade of service - a lifetime of commitment

Donation FAQs

  1. What percentage of my donation goes directly to Wounded Warriors?

    WWP continuously strives to keep administrative and fundraising costs associated with the operation of WWP as low as possible. Based on our fiscal year 2014 audited financial statements ending September 30, 2014, 80.6 percent of total expenditures went to provide services and programs for Wounded Warriors and their families. For more information, please view our financials page.

  2. I'd like to sign up for a monthly gift, how do I do this?

    WWP's monthly giving program is called Advance Guard. This program provides WWP with a reliable, low-cost source of long-term income for WWP programs and services. Simply fill out our online donation form or download a copy and mail it in today.

  3. Can I make donations to a particular veteran or their family?

    Unfortunately, WWP cannot direct funds to a geographic location or specific individual.

  4. I would rather mail a check. To whom do I make it out and where do I send it?

    Please download and fill out our donation form, make your check payable to Wounded Warrior Project® and mail to:


    Wounded Warrior Project
    PO BOX 758517
    Topeka, KS 66675

  5. Can I make a donation in memory or honor of a loved one who has passed away?

    Donations made in honor of a loved one are always welcome. If you wish to make a memorial or honorary donation online, please use our online form. If you wish to mail in your memorial or honorary donation, please be sure to download and fill out a donation form to include with your check or credit card information.


    When making a memorial donation to WWP, please make your check payable to Wounded Warrior Project®. If posting our address for an obituary requesting donations be sent to WWP in lieu of flowers, please us the following contact information:


    Wounded Warrior Project
    PO BOX 758517
    Topeka, KS 66675

  6. Will the honoree or their family receive a letter notifying them of my donation?

    Wounded Warrior Project® will notify the family or individual of your gift if the name and address of the honoree is provided. You may enter this information on the bottom of our online and downloadable donation forms.

  7. Is the donation amount stated in the letter received by the honoree?

    No, we do not state the donation amount unless specifically requested by the donor.

  8. When will I receive a receipt for my contribution?

    Receipts should be received by the donor 4-6 weeks after the donation is made.

  9. When will I receive a tax letter summarizing all my donations for the year?

    Tax receipts are sent in January and February of the following year. For example, a 2014 tax receipt will be sent to the donor in January or February of 2015.

  10. I wish to mention the Wounded Warrior Project® in my will. How can I do this?

    Read through our information on planned giving and then contact us at 877.832.6997. We will provide you with additional information you need to consider when making this decision.

  11. I would like to donate my home or other real property to WWP. How can I do this?

    WWP does not currently accept these types of donations. The donation of such items raises significant practical and legal concerns, depending upon the circumstances. Please contact our office directly via denis.spizuoco@woundedwarriorproject.org and we can assess the situation on an individual basis.

  12. How do I submit a matching gift form from my company to Wounded Warrior Project®?

    Many companies offer matching gift programs that will double, even triple a donation's value. Even more, your company may also match gifts from spouses, retirees, and board members. Each gift will help foster the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded service members in our nation’s history.

    For full details on company matching gifts or to search for your company, please visit our Company Matching Gifts page.

  13. Can I donate items as gift in kind?

    Please visit our Gift In-Kind Donations page for full information on what is accepted.


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