Specially adapted smart home provides newfound independence for Army veteran
Last June, Army veteran Casey Jones and his wife, Shannon, moved into their R.I.S.E. specially adapted smart home in Tennessee. He loves the home for many reasons and the independence it has brought him.
2020: Stories that defined the Gary Sinise Foundation
With 2020 drawing to a close, the unprecedented year challenged the Gary Sinise Foundation to a degree unlike any other in its operating history. For as many unforeseen twists and turns and crises, the foundation answered with sweeping responses and creative answers. This is the year in review, and these are the defining stories.
Ohio teenager turns near tragedy into altruistic opportunity to serve others
A near-tragedy last November became a turning point for Desirae Swepston, a 17-year-old in Ohio.
Emergency COVID-19 Combat Service
With the continued spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) across the nation, the Gary Sinise Foundation has launched a dedicated campaign called, Emergency COVID-19 Combat Service, which addresses the needs and priorities of those it is entrusted by the American people to serve and honor, with the addition of healthcare professionals.
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.
Charity Navigator 4-Star Rating
The Gary Sinise Foundation continues to maintain the highest rating issued by Charity Navigator.
heroes have returned from Iraq & Afghanistan bearing the mental and physical wounds of war.