Brides Across America's mission is to inspire and join our fellow American's in expressing gratitude and appreciation for our service men and women serving in our armed forces. Brides Across America helps military couples by providing free wedding gowns to those that are fighting against terrorism. It is our way to say thank you for your heartfelt service. Brides Across America unites bridal salons nationwide for special giveaway events held twice a year.
Dancing Angels Foundation provides valuable scholarships to dancers who display immense passion for dance but may not have the financial resources to pursue it fully.
DAV is a nonprofit charity that provides a lifetime of support for veterans of all generations and their families, helping more than 1 million veterans in positive, life-changing ways each year. The organization provides more than 700,000 rides for veterans attending medical appointments and assists veterans with more than 300,000 benefit claims annually. In 2015, DAV helped attain more than $4 billion in new and retroactive benefits to care for themselves and for veterans, their families and survivors. DAV is also a leader in connecting veterans with meaningful employment, hosting job fairs and providing resources to ensure they have the opportunity to participate in the American Dream their sacrifices have made possible. With almost 1,300 chapters and nearly 1.3 million members across the country, DAV empowers our nation’s heroes and their families by helping to provide the resources they need and ensuring our nation keep the promises made to them.
Fuel Up to Play 60 is a program founded by the National Dairy Council and NFL, in collaboration with USDA, that empowers students to take charge in making small, everyday changes at school. Students can win cool prizes, like an NFL player visit or Super Bowl tickets, for choosing good-for-you foods and getting active for at least 60 minutes every day. We want kids to make a difference not only in their lives, but also their community.
Amber’s dream of an ideal life with her perfect family shatters when she loses her husband to the war in Afghanistan. Two years later, she finds herself in a struggle to save her home while providing for her nine-year-old daughter, Bree. When up-and-coming racecar driver, Cody Jackson, rolls into town, Amber and Bree become wrapped up in his pedal to the metal way of life. Amber struggles with Cody’s attention and withdraws to protect herself and Bree from the dangers of loving someone who lives life on the edge every day. With her faith hanging in the balance, Amber is forced to decide between the broken road she knows so well, or trusting in a new path that God has provided.
Be a part of the film IRON WILL and Help bring awareness to Veterans battling PTSD daily. Our goal is to engage, educate, and enlighten the world to the struggles faced by Veterans and their families battling PTSD. We are seeking non-profit community partners!
Make-A-Wish® Western New York grants over 150 wishes a year to children diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions. We believe that a wish experience can be a game-changer. This one belief guides us in everything we do. It inspires us to grant wishes that change the lives of the kids we serve.
One Mind is an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We are dedicated to benefiting all affected by brain illness and injury through fostering fundamental changes that will radically accelerate the development and implementation of improved diagnostics, treatments and cures — while eliminating the stigma that comes with mental illness. Our mission is fueled by our belief in open science principles and creating global public-private partnerships among governmental, corporate, scientific and philanthropic communities.
PTSD Journal is dedicated to improving the quality of life for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder sufferers and their loved ones. Each issue will deliver in-depth research articles, personal narratives and alternate solutions that highlight the causes of PTSD and the keys to recovery. PTSDJournal will advocate for the PTSD community, focusing on early intervention, diagnosis, treatment, and awareness initiatives. Every issue will provide physicians, scientists, doctors, patients and families an outlet for PTSD awareness and educate the PTSD community and the general population about how to live with PTSD and where to get help. PTSD Journal shines a light on the awareness, diagnosis and treatment of a disorder affecting more than 30 million Americans, their families, and loved ones. This lifestyle publication is a service-driven resource, full of personal stories promoting treatment and informed views from medical professionals. PTSD Journal serves as a curator of information, raising awareness for this largely misunderstood and often undiagnosed disorder. PTSD affects men, women, and children everywhere. PTSDJournal’s content will help restore health to millions, many of whom still don’t believe they can discuss their battle. PTSD Journal is a periodical exclusively geared to mothers, fathers, families, corporate leaders and the many soldiers who have served our country. PTSD Journal’s mission is to serve and educate those impacted by the disorder. To give back to families and victims affected by PTSD, 10 percent of net profits will be used to start a college scholarship fund (please contact us for details). Why is PTSD Journal important? Because Not All Wounds Are Visible.
The Mission of Stella Niagara Education Park is to instill in our students our Franciscan heritage in an academic atmosphere that nurtures them physically, intellectually, emotionally, socially, and spiritually. This heritage is rooted in an understanding of the individual as unique, respected, and cherished. Stella Niagara is a community sharing a purpose and interest both in individual achievement and social responsibility.
The mission of WNYHeroes is to provide veterans, members of the armed services, and the widows and children of deceased veterans with access to essential services, financial assistance and resources that support their lives and sustain their dignity.