The Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) was founded in 2003 in Roanoke, Virginia by a group of veterans and friends who took action to help the injured service men and women of this generation. It was granted tax-exempt status by the Internal Revenue Service functioning as a charity under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations to the organization are deductible as charitable contributions.
The WWP mission is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors who incurred a physical or mental injury, illnesses, or wound, co-incident to military service on or after September 11, 2001. Family members or caregivers of a Wounded Warrior are also eligible for WWP services.
WWP is a national organization and offer services to warriors throughout the nation, regardless of whether WWP has an office in in your area. There are field staff across the country and maintain offices in:
- Atlanta, Georgia
- Chicago, Illinois
- Colorado Springs, Colorado
- Fayetteville, North Carolina
- Jacksonville, Florida
- Nashville, Tennessee
- New York, New York
- Phoenix, Arizona
- San Antonio, Texas
- San Diego, California
- Seattle, Washington
- Washington, DC
In summary, the purpose of the Wounded Warrior Project is
- To raise awareness and enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members.
- To help injured service members aid and assist each other.
- To provide unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members.There are many programs offered to Wounded Warriors that can aid in Physical, Mental and Emotional Health. There are economic development classes, Alumni Benefits Services, International Support, Peer Support, Policy & Government Affairs and an extensive WWP Resource Center.
This article is for educational and marketing purposes only. It does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please call the Law Office of Peter S. Cameron at 800-861-7262 for a legal consultation on submitting your TSGLI claim.