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.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation is again joining forces with the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation to support veterans through their #Give2Veterans campaign. For each social post or follow on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram that includes the hashtag (#Give2Veterans) the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation will donate $1. More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation today announced $3.3 million in grants, awarded to 32 nonprofit programs meeting the needs of post-9/11 veterans, service members and their families. More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation has released its 2016 Annual Report. The report highlights the foundation’s continued growth and ability to Find, Fund and Shape™ innovative programs that benefit our nation’s post-9/11 injured service members, veterans and their families. More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation held its annual Spring Reception in our nation’s capitol, at the St. Regis Hotel, April 27. Hosted by foundation cofounder Lee Woodruff, in partnership with the Greater Washington Board of Trade, the event brought leaders together from both sides of the aisle to focus on the needs of our military and its veterans. More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation congratulates Dr. David Shulkin on his nomination to serve as the next Veterans Affairs secretary by President-elect Donald Trump, and looks forward to working with the new administration to meet the needs of today’s veterans and their families. More Info.