Originally posted on: thefishaward.org VeteransPlus Honors the Bob Woodruff Foundation With “Foundations In Support of Heroes (F.I.S.H.) Award” The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) an organization that finds and funds innovative programs to help injured veterans, their families and caregivers, thrive long after their return home has been voted as the winner of the 2014 F.I.S.H Award. […] More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) is excited to announce the launch of a campaign with New Jersey based Broker/Dealer Vandham Securities Corporation (Vandham) where they will donate 10% of all commissions earned from participating clients to BWF. More Info.
By Lee Woodruff ; Originally posted on CapitolFile-Magazine.com This Fourth of July, The Bob Woodruff Foundation reminds us to honor and support military families. As the wife of a war correspondent, my biggest fears involved only death. Disability never even entered my mind, as naive as that may sound. I certainly hadn’t imagined living with someone who had survived […] More Info.
FUNDS RAISED BY WALL STREET FIRMS TO SUPPORT RETURNING U.S. SERVICE MEMBERS Veterans on Wall Street (VOWS), a consortium of major financial institutions including Citi, Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs, will present a $1 million check to The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF), the nationally-recognized nonprofit dedicated to ensuring that post-9/11 injured service members, veterans and […] More Info.
Last month, the White House, partnering with the Department of Veterans Affairs, honored 10 local veteran industry leaders as “Women Veteran Leader Champions of Change,” highlighting their incredible contributions to our nation’s business, public and community service sectors. The Bob Woodruff Foundation nominated one of the deserving honorees, Stacey Young-McCaughan, RN, Ph. D., for her […] More Info.
The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) announces first-quarter grants to help injured service members, veterans, family members and caregivers on the homefront. The grants will be distributed to six national and community-based nonprofits offering innovative solutions to deeply entrenched problems that can prevent post-9/11 injured service members from thriving once they return to civilian life. The […] More Info.
ORIGINALLY POSTED ON CBSNEWS.COM Not all our casualties of war served overseas in combat. Some are children who never left our shores. Collateral damage, some might call it. Our Cover Story from Martha Teichner: How many of these homecomings have you seen on television since we went to war in Iraq and Afghanistan more […] More Info.
In 2013, the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF), in partnership with the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF), made a commitment through the Clinton Global Initiative to help identify ways to overcome barriers to employment for post-9/11 veterans with disabilities. Employment is a critical part of long-term quality of life for our […] More Info.
Lee Woodruff writes about Diana and Aaron Mankin’s story which is chronicled in the book “A Mother’s Side of War.” More Info.