From Our Front Lines

The Gary Sinise Foundation Blog

Sixteen years ago, America endured a brutal attack. On September 11, 2001, our nation was shaken in a way we will never forget. 

Mary Prophit shares her heartwarming story of teaming up with Gary and Operation Iraqi Children in 2003. Together, they strengthened the relationship between our troops and the Iraqi civilians by distributing school supplies to children in the region.

Gary Sinise: Always Do a Little More. recently won the 2017 GI Film Festival’s Award for Best Short Documentary. And today, we are pleased to announce the film is now available on DVD and Blu-ray at the Gary Sinise Foundation store.

Every Fourth of July, we come together as a nation to celebrate our freedom. Join us in honoring the defenders and their loved ones who sacrifice to protect our great nation. 

All of our accomplishments are thanks to you. That’s why we’re inviting all our supporters to participate in an online auction to celebrate.


As we begin our extended weekend vacation, enjoying a family backyard cookout, a ball game, a day at the beach, let us pause to reflect on the significance of this Memorial Day holiday. 

Watch this video of the 6th Annual Salute to the Troops at Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas! 

Watch this video of Gary Sinise Foundation’s multi-day Hollywood Adventure recognizing the spouses of fallen heroes through our Relief & Resiliency Outreach program.


Through R.I.S.E., we are building specially adapted smart homes for our severely wounded heroes and their loved ones. 

With your help, the Gary Sinise Foundation serves and honors these individuals and their loved ones 365 days a year. You are an essential component to that tireless mission. 

2017 Hurricane Relief

We’re thrilled to announce Snowball Express is now an official program of the Gary Sinise Foundation! More details will follow, but rest assured we will expand on this program’s important work while maintaining their many wonderful traditions.

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