Category Archives: Veterans

Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight:
Stop One Suicide

In this quarter’s installment of our Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight, we shine a light on Stop One. Stop One’s mission is to help educate members of the community to spot signs of mental health crises in veterans and offer assistance before the crises escalate to a life threatening situation. We spoke to Program Director Charlynn Johns about the important work Stop One is performing in the Veteran community. Describe the work your organization does and …

Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight:
Warrior Spirit Project

In this month’s installment of our Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight, we shine a light on Warrior Spirit Project (WSP). Warrior Spirit Project’s mission is to help restore the soul and strengthen the spirit of Veterans and First Responders through Yoga, Dogs, and Dirt, offering support for the transition from isolation to meaningful community engagement. We spoke to Co-Founder Charla Truesdale about the important work WSP is performing in the Veteran community. Describe the work your …

Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight:
Wreaths Across America

In this month’s installment of our Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight, we shine a light on North Texas Wreaths Across America. Wreaths Across America’s mission is to Remember, Honor and Teach – a year-round endeavor, far beyond the single day in December when wreath-laying ceremonies are coordinated. We spoke to Larry Allen, the chapter’s Director, about the work their doing to ensure the memory of Veterans lost are never forgotten. Describe the work your organization does …

Veteran Non-Profit Spotlight:
Hope For The Warriors

In this month’s installment of our Veteran Non-Profit Spotlight, we shine a light on Hope For The Warriors. Hope For The Warriors provides comprehensive support programs for service members, veterans, and military families that are focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement, and connections to community resources. We caught up with Communications Director Matt Holton to learn more about the important work they’re doing in the veteran community. Describe the work your organization …

Veteran Non-Profit Spotlight:
Veterans Produce Foundation

In this month’s installment of our Veteran Non-Profit Spotlight, we shine a light on a unique organization striving to eliminate veteran hunger due to homelessness. Veterans Produce Foundation (VPF) is leveraging a unique technology that doesn’t require soil to grow food organically. We caught up with Managing Director Theodore “T.C.” Beckett to learn more about the important work they’re doing in the veteran community. Describe the work your organization does and who you endeavor …