Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 19, 2013
Hope For The Warriors® is pleased to announce Tom Lyons, Director of Community Services Department at MassHousing Agency, as the latest addition to their Advisory Council. Lyons is a longtime supporter of Hope For The Warriors® and advocate of veterans. 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.
In 2011, Lyons was the recipient of the “Marine For Life” Award presented by General James Amos, Commandant of the Marine Corps for his 30 years of advocacy on behalf of our nations Veterans. Lyons also founded the Semper Fidelis Society of Boston, a Marine Corps organization that has grown from 28 members to more than 2,300.
“Tom 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 someone so committed to service members and their families on our 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 two 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.