Transitioning from military to civilian life is a journey, and that journey is different for every veteran. We offer a wide range of free programs and services to support you no matter what your journey looks like.
Affected by your service on or after September 11, 2001? We can help. Physical or invisible, your needs matter and we have a community of donors, partners, employees and fellow warriors to make sure you’re not alone.
Each day, our warriors set ambitious goals and we celebrate their accomplishments. Where do you see yourself? Together we'll get you there because you have a bright future to look forward to.
“If I can be a part of an organization that helps people heal and find peace, then the end of my service is not the end. I’m just serving in a new way now.”
By donating, fundraising, or spreading the word, you can help our warriors get back on track and become a positive force in their communities.
“There are so many wounded veterans out there who need help and support. The more people who help, the more motivated I get to be a better person.”
Wounded Warriors Cycle Across America To Raise Awareness For Veteran Issues
WASHINGTON, Sept. 7, 2018 -- Thirty-six warriors coping with service-connected injuries will join Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) on a monumental cross-country journey to raise awareness for veteran issues, tomorrow.
Soldier Ride Across America – beginning at One World Trade in New York Cityand ending at Ocean Beach, California – commemorates the 15-year anniversary of Chris Carney's historic coast-to-coast cycling venture in support of wounded warrior, which spurred the creation of the WWP Soldier Ride® program.
Injured Veterans Soar with Wounded Warrior Project
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 17, 2018 -- Warriors recently teamed with United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) officers to soar across the sky in gliders as part of a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) event.
"This was a once-in-a-lifetime chance to soar like an eagle," said Marine Corps Reserve veteran Lisa Dominguez. "As I climbed into the glider for the first time, I realized I was in the front seat with no engine and that I was really going to do this."
Warriors learned flying skills in the morning and flew on their own that afternoon.
Injured Veterans Spot Dolphins on Relaxing Gulf Outing
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Sept. 16, 2018 -- Warriors and their families delighted in spotting dolphins, one of nature's smartest mammals, during a recent outing with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP).
The group headed out on the Gulf of Mexico for a special dolphin-sighting cruise, which gave them a chance to bond and share the adventure with like-minded warriors.
Transitioning from military to civilian life is a journey, so WWP offers programs to support America's warriors, no matter what their journeys look like.
Warriors Walk Winding Nature Trails for Tranquility, Wellness
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 15, 2018 -- Injured veterans and their guests hiked the trails of Quiet Waters Park for relaxation, rejuvenation, and camaraderie with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP).
"There was no rush and the walk wasn't too hard, which helped me relax," said Marine Corps veteran John Lavery. "It reminded me of times where I spent many peaceful hours with nature and old friends."
WWP program events like this give wounded warriors an opportunity to experience veteran peer support firsthand. These social gatherings help to get them out of the house and connect them with fellow service members and their communities.
Wounded Warriors Cycling Across America Make it to Flight 93 Memorial
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 14, 2018 -- Thirty-six injured veterans with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) made it to the Flight 93 National Memorial on day six of their cross-country journey to raise awareness for veteran issues. Soldier Ride Across America commemorates the 15-year anniversary of Long Island native and veteran supporter Chris Carney's historic coast-to-coast cycling venture in support of wounded warriors, which spurred the creation of WWP's Soldier Ride® program.