This portfolio includes several major grants to programs that promote healthy lifestyles and foster greater community engagement with the veteran population, representing a continuation of our efforts as an NFL Salute To Service partner. The Fall 2019 Grant Cycle also executes on a significant investment of $6 million from the Qatar Harvey Fund (QHF) across multiple focus areas, supporting programs that provide necessary and long-term support to veterans impacted by the devastation of Hurricane Harvey on the Texas Gulf Coast two years ago. More Info.
Made possible by a nearly $5M gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies, the Local Partner Self-Assessment Tool is part of an initiative to use community-based solutions to address veteran challenges More Info.
Ronny Chieng, Hasan Minhaj, John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart and Special Guests Take the Stage to Honor Our Nation’s Veterans at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden on November 4 More Info.
Sesame Workshop, USAA, and the Bob Woodruff Foundation work together to launch multimedia Sesame Street for Military Families: Caregiving campaign. “The Bob Woodruff Foundation is proud to work together with Sesame Workshop to serve military caregiving families, so those families have the support they need to thrive after service,” said Anne Marie Dougherty, Chief Executive Officer of the Bob Woodruff Foundation. “Together, we can help children and their families navigate the challenges and find the joy in their family’s journey.” More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) is partnered with the Qatar Harvey Fund to support American veterans living in Harvey-impacted communities in Texas. Tune in to the BWF Facebook page on May 16 at 5:15 pm ET for a live update on what’s next from Bob Woodruff, Co-Founder of BWF and His Excellency Sheikh Meshal bin Hamad Al-Thani, Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the US. More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) announced a total investment of $1.5 million awarded to 9 organizations with programs that serve post-9/11 veterans, service members, and their families. These grantees address the Foundation’s key focus areas of education and employment, quality of life, and rehabilitation and recovery. More Info.
Bob Woodruff Foundation Hosts Medical-Legal Partnership Convening, Releases New Issue of Stand SMART for Heroes on Same Topic More Info.
Proceeds Benefit the Bob Woodruff Foundation and the American Heart Association More Info.
Bob Woodruff Foundation and the Qatar Harvey Fund Launch $6M Qatar Veterans Fund to Support Texas Veteran Communities Impacted by Hurricane Harvey More Info.
The 12th Annual Stand Up for Heroes raised more than $5.4 million for the Bob Woodruff Foundation, in front of a sold-out crowd at the Theater at Madison Square Garden, Nov. 5. More Info.