Join us in taking a #Stand4Heroes
BWF partners with community and national programs, organizations and the military community, and advocates like you, to create healthy, positive futures for our service members, veterans and their families. Join us in taking a #Stand4Heroes.
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The Bob Woodruff Foundation is hosting a 45-minute cycling class at the East 83rd Street SoulCycle studio, followed by a post-class reception from 7:45pm to 8:15pm. Come socialize with our Next Generation Action Council composed of other young professionals—military and civilian. We encourage you to invite your friends to participate as well! More Info.
Celebrity chef Alex Guarnaschelli—joined by Mario Batali, Rocco DiSpirito, Tony Fortuna, Chris Santos, and Geoffrey Zakarian—is calling upon New York City’s restaurants and diners to honor our nation’s heroes this Veterans Day. More Info.
Today, the Bob Woodruff Foundation announced its list of fall 2017 grant recipients: a total investment of $1.4 million awarded to 14 organizations around the nation that facilitate programs which serve post-9/11 military service members, veterans and their families. More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation and New York Comedy Festival announced today that the Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform at this year's Stand Up for Heroes benefit, which supports injured veterans and their families. The band joins a line-up of comedian including Hasan Minhaj, John Mulaney, Trevor Noah, Conan O’Brien, John Oliver and Jon Stewart. More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) held its 3rd annual Generous Persson Awards Ceremony, named in memory of philanthropist, Helen K. Persson, at the 620 Loft & Garden, Sept. 19. Honored were Suni Harford, Dan Benton, and Adam Driver and Joanne Tucker. More Info.
Stand Up for Heroes—one of New York’s most anticipated nights of hope, healing and laughter—returns for its 11th annual celebration to honor our nation’s injured veterans and their families, on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at the Theater at Madison Square Garden. More Info.