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Read about the positive outcomes for our veterans, service members, their families and their caregivers.

Small and Mighty: East Carolina Veterans Coalition’s Work with Rural Veterans  

Learn how East Carolina Veterans Coalition (ECVC) is addressing food insecurity, housing, and supporting female veterans through partnering with other veteran programs in 18 rural counties in North Carolina.

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Feb 23
Transforming Lives and Building Community for Veterans in Georgia   
The Veterans Empowerment Organization supports veterans and their families by addressing challenges related to housing and well-being.
Feb 15
What Exactly Is the Bob Woodruff Foundation Got Your 6 Network? 
Learn about our Got Your 6 Network across 50 states, and in American Samoa, Guam and Puerto Rico. Our footprint of services is accessible to over 20.6 million veterans and… Read More
Feb 12
Dallas Cowboys Are USA Wheelchair Football League Champions
In a thrilling showdown against the Kansas City Chiefs, the Dallas Cowboys won the 2024 USA Wheelchair Football Championship 27-14!
Jan 30
Transforming Lives and Building a Supportive Veteran Community  
Since its founding in 1993, the Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation of Indiana (HVAF) has provided housing and support services to homeless veterans.  
Jan 23
STRONG STAR-Strong Families: Helping Military Families Heal from PTSD 
STRONG STAR’s Strong Families Strong Forces Support & Prevention Program helps military and veteran families in the Fort Cavazos, Texas area.
Jan 11
Returning Veterans Project: Serving Those Who Served with Free Health Care
Carol Levine, a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in Portland, Oregon founded the Returning Veterans Project (RVP) in 2005. Levine envisioned a veteran support system that offered free mental health… Read More
Jan 9
United Way of Maryland’s Work to Keep Veterans out of Prison
United Way of Central Maryland supports veterans participating in a Veterans Treatment Court to address the underlying issues, such as mental health or substance abuse disorders, that contributed to their justice… Read More
Dec 11, 2023
Healthcare and Stability for Minnesota Veterans
In the heart of Minneapolis, the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) helps veteran families who are facing or at risk of homelessness. It’s more than an organization; it’s a source… Read More

Small and Mighty: East Carolina Veterans Coalition’s Work with Rural Veterans  

Learn how East Carolina Veterans Coalition (ECVC) is addressing food insecurity, housing, and supporting female veterans through partnering with other veteran programs in 18 rural counties in North Carolina.

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How are we impacting veterans, service members and their families?

Feb 23
Transforming Lives and Building Community for Veterans in Georgia   
The Veterans Empowerment Organization supports veterans and their families by addressing challenges related to housing and well-being.
Feb 15
What Exactly Is the Bob Woodruff Foundation Got Your 6 Network? 
Learn about our Got Your 6 Network across 50 states, and in American Samoa, Guam and Puerto Rico. Our footprint of services is accessible to over 20.6 million veterans and… Read More
Feb 12
Dallas Cowboys Are USA Wheelchair Football League Champions
In a thrilling showdown against the Kansas City Chiefs, the Dallas Cowboys won the 2024 USA Wheelchair Football Championship 27-14!
Jan 30
Transforming Lives and Building a Supportive Veteran Community  
Since its founding in 1993, the Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation of Indiana (HVAF) has provided housing and support services to homeless veterans.  
Jan 23
STRONG STAR-Strong Families: Helping Military Families Heal from PTSD 
STRONG STAR’s Strong Families Strong Forces Support & Prevention Program helps military and veteran families in the Fort Cavazos, Texas area.
Jan 11
Returning Veterans Project: Serving Those Who Served with Free Health Care
Carol Levine, a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in Portland, Oregon founded the Returning Veterans Project (RVP) in 2005. Levine envisioned a veteran support system that offered free mental health… Read More
Jan 9
United Way of Maryland’s Work to Keep Veterans out of Prison
United Way of Central Maryland supports veterans participating in a Veterans Treatment Court to address the underlying issues, such as mental health or substance abuse disorders, that contributed to their justice… Read More
Dec 11, 2023
Healthcare and Stability for Minnesota Veterans
In the heart of Minneapolis, the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) helps veteran families who are facing or at risk of homelessness. It’s more than an organization; it’s a source… Read More

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Feb 16
Bob Woodruff Foundation and United Way of Broward County Host Veteran Support Summit March 5
The Bob Woodruff Foundation, in partnership with the United Way of Broward County and with generous support from craig newmark philanthropies, will host its annual Summit March 5.
Feb 13
Bob Woodruff Foundation Releases New Data That Shows Many Veterans Across the Country Aren’t Receiving the Services They Need
The Bob Woodruff Foundation’s latest publication “Quantifying and Addressing Veterans’ Needs in 2023” confirms that, for many communities, the military and veteran community’s needs exceed services available.
Feb 6
Bob Woodruff Foundation Offers Guidance on Complementary and Integrative Health Practices for Veterans with PTSD
The Bob Woodruff Foundation has published “Understanding the Role of Complementary and Integrative Health (CIH) in treating PTSD.”
Dec 14, 2023
The Bob Woodruff Foundation Activates Natural Disaster Fund to Aid Military Families Displaced by Tennessee Tornadoes
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) has activated its  Natural Disaster Fund, established with support from Craig Newmark Philanthropies, to help veterans and active-duty military families impacted by the devastating string… Read More
Dec 14, 2023
Molly Jahn, Ph.D. Joins the Bob Woodruff Foundation Leadership Council
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) is pleased to welcome Molly Jahn to its Leadership Council. As a Leadership Council member, Dr. Jahn will help ensure that BWF is best positioned to meet… Read More
Nov 30, 2023
The Bob Woodruff Foundation Invests $2.8 Million In Programs Addressing Housing Insecurity, Mental Health, Other Urgent Needs
The Bob Woodruff Foundation invests $2.8 million in programs addressing housing insecurity, mental health, other urgent needs.
Nov 30, 2023
The Bob Woodruff Foundation Calls for Collaborative Solutions to Veteran Homelessness
In its goal to reduce the obstacles many veterans still face in achieving long-term housing stability, The Bob Woodruff Foundation has published “Beyond Financial Assistance: Addressing Risk Factors for Homelessness… Read More
Nov 15, 2023
The Bob Woodruff Foundation Establishes a Natural Disaster Fund with Help From Craig Newmark Philanthropies
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) has established a $5 million Natural Disaster Fund for veterans and military families with the help from ongoing supporter, Craig Newmark Philanthropies.