Hope For The Warriors Announces Got Heart, Give Hope Celebration in Washington, DC

National Nonprofit Event to Honor Local Military and Military Families

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This event is the perfect platform to highlight and honor the courage and success of our service members and military families.

Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 20, 2014

Hope For The Warriors® is excited to announce the Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration to be hosted in Washington, DC on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at The Army and Navy Club. This signature event honors the courage of our wounded service members, their families, and the families of the fallen. Proceeds from the Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration will benefit Hope For The Warriors®, a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.

One of the highlights of the evening will be the Hope & Courage Awards that will be given to service members and military families who have demonstrated both hope and courage in facing challenges after their injuries. Hope For The Warriors® will honor the courage of each award recipient, focusing on the hope they inspire through their remarkable stories of recovery and achievement.

“We are thrilled to bring our Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration back to Washington, DC,” Robin Kelleher, Hope For The Warriors® President and CEO said. “This event is the perfect platform to highlight and honor the courage and success of our service members and military families.”

Hope For The Warriors® will soon announce the guest speaker and emcee. Past speakers and hosts have included Gary Sinise, Gary Sinise Foundation; Admiral James “Sandy” Winnefeld, Jr., USN, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; Kenneth Fisher, Fisher House Foundation; and General Richard Cody, USA (Ret.).

This event is made possible by Presenting Sponsor, Raycom Media (http://www.raycommedia.com). To purchase tickets or learn more information about the 2014 Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration, including sponsorship opportunities, please visit http://www.gotheartgivehope.org or contact Chrystal Thompson, cthompson(at)hopeforthewarriors(dot)org.

The mission of Hope For The Warriors® (http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org) is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.

Hope For The Warriors® has earned a Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator (http://www.charitynavigator.org) for three consecutive years. Charity Navigator is an independent organization that evaluates fiscal responsibility and accountability of nonprofits.

Hope For The Warriors® (Federal Tax ID 20-5182295) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity as defined in sections 509(A)(1) and 170(B)(1)(A)(VI) of the Internal Revenue Code. Combined Federal Campaign, CFC #27800.

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