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Introducing the Gary Sinise Foundation Avalon Network

We're proud to announce the launch of the Gary Sinise Foundation Avalon Network, a new cognitive health and mental wellness network providing transformative care to veterans and first responders experiencing post-traumatic stress, traumatic brain injuries, and substance abuse.

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Recording artist and Air Force veteran sings a new tune

When her recording career ended, Air Force veteran Charisse Arrington moved home to Maywood, Illinois. Then came missed payments on the property taxes, bills stacking up.

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Month of the Military Child: Honoring their Part in Service and Sacrifice

This April, the Gary Sinise Foundation is proud to honor all military-affiliated children during Month of the Military Child. During this time, we join the country in celebrating military kids for their resiliency while their parent/s or guardian/s serve at home or overseas.

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Gold Star families in Texas rally to neighbors' needs during February's winter storm

Gold Star families in Texas from Gary Sinise Foundation Snowball Express responded to their neighbors' needs during the historic February winter storm.

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Suicide Prevention

If you’re a veteran in crisis or concerned about one, caring VA responders are standing by to help. Dial 1-800-273-8255 and press 1.

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Charity Navigator 4-Star Rating

The Gary Sinise Foundation continues to maintain the highest rating issued by Charity Navigator.

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Our impact

By The Numbers

specially adapted smart homes completed for our severely wounded heroes
attendees of our Invincible Spirit Festivals since 2012
meals served to our nation's defenders across the country
veterans & their guardians have participated in our Soaring Valor experiences
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heroes have returned from Iraq & Afghanistan bearing the mental and physical wounds of war.

Who will help ensure their care?
I Will

Our Impact

The Stories

Outlet: American Military NewsBy: Ryan Morgan

Outlet: PRWebBy Marielle Gilbert

Outlet: Fox 13By: Hannah Luppino

Outlet: Impacting Our FutureBy: Staff

Outlet: Fox 21By: Mia Atkins

Outlet: LA CBS affiliateBy Greg Mills

Outlet: Boston GlobeBy Matt Berg (Globe Correspondent)

Outlet: ABC Boston affiliate, WCVB By Erika Tarantal (Anchor/Reporter)

Outlet: Orlando Sentinel By Joe Mario Pedersen

Outlet: DeadlineBy Denise Petski

After investing so much time and training for that level in special operations, my career was over in a few seconds. You start thinking, ‘How will I provide for my family?’ But the house you built for us knocks down the obstacles most people wouldn’t think about. I don’t worry about limitations or disadvantages.

SFC Jared BullockWe proudly built a specially adapted smart home for Jared and his family.

Thank you so much. Our veterans had a wonderful time. They all returned with smiles and want to know when they can do it again. Thank you.

- Ron BrandVeterans Homes of California