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SPECIAL OPERATIONS WARRIOR FOUNDATION

Special Operations Warrior Foundation
Celebrating the wedding of: Keith Allen and Christy Rhodes

Donations as of September 19, 2014:

$0.00 Raised Offline
$1,404.62 Raised Online
$1,404.62 Total Raised

Special Operations Warrior Foundation

The Special Operations Warrior Foundation accomplishes so many good things for the military families that have paid such high prices for this country.  In lieu of wedding gifts, we are asking for donations to this wonderful organization. Our belief in education and Keith's background as an Army Ranger made it easy to choose this charity to support.  Please help us honor those that have sacrificed so much. 

The Special Operations Warrior Foundation mission is devoted to providing a college education to every child who has lost a parent while serving in Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps Special Operations during an operational or training mission. The forces covered by the Foundation are some 50,000 military special operations and support personnel stationed in units throughout the United States and overseas bases.

The Warrior Foundation is currently committed to providing scholarship grants, not loans, to more than 760 children. These children survive over 600 Special Operations personnel who gave their lives in patriotic service to their country, including those who died fighting our nation's war against terrorism as part of "Operation Enduring Freedom" in Afghanistan and the Philippines as well as "Operation Iraqi Freedom." To date, 143 children of fallen special operations warriors have graduated from college.

The Special Operations Warrior Foundation also provides immediate financial assistance to special operations personnel severely wounded in the global war on terror. Once notified of a special operations soldier, airman, sailor or Marine hospitalized with a severe injury, the Special Operations Warrior Foundation immediately sends funds to the service member (or his/her designated recipient) so the family and loved ones can immediately travel to be bedside.

To date, the Special Operations Warrior Foundation has provided over $700,000 to wounded special operations personnel.

Supporters

Comment Donation
A friend Congratulations! The kids had lots of fun.
Jason & Melinda Bakos Congratulations to such a great couple!
Stefanie Congrats to both of you!
Keith and Christy Allen From Mitsuko, Kathleen & Derek and Lola & John
Neil & Lynda Bushong Wishing you the very best on your new adventure!
Sam & Lindsey Kaesemeyer Congratulations! We wish you all the best!
Elizabeth Reynolds Congratulations!
Craig & Karen Farlow We wish you the best on your new life together!
John, Tamitha and Tessa Grace Dollman We love you and are excited for you!
Sarah and Matt Rhodes
Katie Strom
Bill and Sue Hill Nichols Thanks and God bless all of you
Kim DeAnda
Betty Moore God Bless our sevice folks & the families

Donation Summary

Raised Offline
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Raised Online
$1,405
Total Raised
$1,405
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