Durham, NC (PRWEB) March 31, 2014
Hope For The Warriors® is pleased to announce Mike Waters, founder and owner of The Benefit Planning Group, Inc., as the latest addition to their Advisory Council. Waters is a retired Marine and longtime supporter of Hope For The Warriors® programming and events. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit organization that assists post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty.
“It is an honor and privilege to service those who, along with their families, have sacrificed life, limb and their well being to insure our freedom,” Waters said. “I am excited to serve by being involved with a Four-Star Rated charity, that actually distributes the vast majority of the money raised to meet the needs of these fallen and wounded heroes and their families.”
Waters has participated in past Hope For The Warriors® programs at nearby River Landing in Wallace, NC and with the Marine Corps League Greensboro. His business expertise and leadership through veterans’ advocacy make him an asset to the Hope For The Warriors® Advisory Council. His company, The Benefit Planning Group, has maintained a reputation as a national leader and innovator in insurance, employee benefits, and financial planning services for the medical community.
“Mike has been such a strong advocate for our veterans for so many years,” Robin Kelleher, Hope For The Warriors® president said. “We are very excited to have him join our Advisory Council.”
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.