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Jan 16, 2024

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is investing over $100 million in evidence-based care for veteran mental health and brain injuries. The funding will make it possible for more post-9/11 veterans to...

Jan 11, 2024

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Board of Directors announced today that Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Walter E. Piatt will be WWP's new chief executive officer, effective March 18, 2024. In August 2023, WWP...

Jan 3, 2024

Life took a drastic turn for U.S. Army veteran Mark Lalli during a training exercise in Italy. His team's helicopter spun uncontrollably for several hundred feet before crashing. Of the 11...

Nov 14, 2023

The U.S. Department of Labor recognized Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) as a veteran employer of choice for the third consecutive year. WWP received the HIRE Vets Platinum Medallion Award – the...

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Jan 16, 2024

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is investing over $100 million in evidence-based care for veteran mental health and brain injuries. The funding will make it possible for more post-9/11 veterans to...

Jan 11, 2024

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Board of Directors announced today that Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Walter E. Piatt will be WWP's new chief executive officer, effective March 18, 2024. In August 2023, WWP...

Jan 3, 2024

Life took a drastic turn for U.S. Army veteran Mark Lalli during a training exercise in Italy. His team's helicopter spun uncontrollably for several hundred feet before crashing. Of the 11...

Nov 14, 2023

The U.S. Department of Labor recognized Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) as a veteran employer of choice for the third consecutive year. WWP received the HIRE Vets Platinum Medallion Award – the...

Warrior Stories & Features

A Soldier’s Journey to Sobriety

Battling Scars and Finding Light Through Wounded Warrior Project

Pele Hunkin achieved 640 days sober on Sept. 29, 2023. Her journey to sobriety is one of transformation, resilience, and hope. “My life carried the scars of battles fought long after I retired from the Army,” Pele said. “I turned to alcohol to find comfort and cope with problems that seemed insurmountable.” ...

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Celebrating 20 Years of Making an Impact

In 2003 WWP started by providing support and comfort to wounded service members returning from Iraq and Afghanistan with backpacks filled with personal care items to their hospital bedsides. Every step of progress we've made since is possible thanks to the determination of warriors, their families, our WWP teammates, and generous community support. Here are a few of the milestones we've accomplished over the years.

2022 Annual Warrior Survey Results

The Annual Warrior Survey from Wounded Warrior Project helps shape WWP’s programs and services for post-9/11 wounded warriors. These veterans continue to face challenges mentally, physically, and financially. As the largest, most comprehensive survey of wounded post-9/11 veterans, it gives warriors a platform to express concerns, voice their needs, and share their successes — ensuring that their voices never fall silent. This video highlights some of the key findings of the 2022 Annual Warrior Survey.

A Long-Awaited Victory for Veterans: Honoring Our PACT Act

At a White House ceremony Aug. 10, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) applauded President Joe Biden's signing of the SFC Heath Robinson Honoring Our PACT Act. The legislation will guarantee care and benefits for veterans who suffer the ill effects of their exposure to burn pits and other toxins while serving America.

2022 Rusty Baggett Peer Leader of the Year Award

New Orleans Saints wide receiver, Marquez Callaway, surprises warrior Diana Bourgeois with the news that she is Wounded Warrior Project's Rusty Baggett Peer Support Leader of the Year.

Soldier Ride Miami-Key West 2022

Soldier Ride is a unique, multi-day riding event that helps warriors build their confidence and strength through shared physical activities and bonds of service in a supportive environment. The program incorporates skill-building practices that accommodate all ability levels. Warriors never ride alone; they move forward together, as a unit, just as they did during their military service. Check out this video as a group of more than 40 warriors rode through different cities in south Florida.

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