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OH, HAPPY DAY! HUNTER AND KANDI MAHAN SPONSOR VIRTUAL SHOWER

On August 5th, Operation Shower joined with presenting sponsor, The Mahan Foundation, to host an “Oh, Happy Day!” Virtual Baby Shower for 20 expecting and new military moms. The moms were sent Operation Shower’s signature B is for Baby box, full of gifts for both mom and baby. But, in true Operation Shower fashion, that […]

SCOTT STALLINGS ALIGNS WITH UNITED THROUGH READING

“Any chance to support the military is great. My brother was deployed and I saw the effect on his family and couldn’t imagine that hardship. Though only a minor similarity, having kids in school and being on TOUR for weeks at a time, the distance is much harder and having the opportunity for something like […]

WOUNDED HERO VIRTUALLY PRESENTED A MORTGAGE-FREE HOME AT TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

[Atlanta, GA – Sept. 14, 2020] – A retired and decorated U.S. Military veteran, twice wounded in combat, was honored, virtually, for his service and sacrifice through Military Warriors Support Foundation’s Homes4WoundedHeroes program during the TOUR Championship PGA TOUR golf tournament. The hero and his family were awarded a mortgage-free home in Augusta, Georgia, and […]

BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE PLAYER SUPPORTERS EYE THE ULTIMATE PRIZE

During the 2019-2020 season, several Official Birdies for the Brave Player Supporters took home wins and high finishes, earning them a spot in the FedExCup Playoffs. On the PGA TOUR, Cameron Champ, Bryson DeChambeau and Richy Werenski found success with some of the most exciting finishes this season. Champ took home top honors at the […]

TOYE & BAKE: NEWEST GRADUATES THANKS TO LFWMH

Toye Hickman served 26 years in the U.S. Marine Corps. For approximately six years, Toye was a personnel officer and had other duties such as being a casualty reporting officer and a victim advocate for sexual assault. Toye felt immensely impacted by these duties and has suffered from PTSD since. “I was struggling with my PTSD symptoms […]

BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE CONTRIBUTES TO THE NEW HOME OF WOUNDED HERO

The national nonprofit organization, Homes For Our Troops (HFOT) donated a specially adapted custom home to Army Specialist Jarrod Addison on Saturday, July 11, 2020. SPC Addison was severely injured while serving in Afghanistan. On May 9, 2011, SPC Addison was on his first deployment with the 615th Military Police Company in Zormat, Afghanistan, when […]

OPERATION SHOWER DEBUTS NEWEST PROGRAM FOR MILITARY FAMILIES

In collaboration with the Travelers Championship and through the generosity of ConnectiCare®, the non-profit Operation Shower hosted a special drive-through baby shower for 39 military moms-to-be on Tuesday, June 23, from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm at the United States Navy Submarine Force Library & Museum on the Thames River in Groton.  All of the […]

Two Purple Heart Recipients Honored at Charles Schwab Challenge

  COVID-19 restrictions have changed our lives, but they will not stop the mission of Military Warriors Support Foundation as we continue to find ways to serve the heroes who have served for us. For the 10th straight year, we have partnered with the Colonial for this year’s PGA TOUR Charles Schwab Challenge. We are […]

A “TAIL” OF TWO RORYS

Rory was always fun, laid back, loved playing, and loved people. He was extremely intelligent and learned quickly. Those who know him best say his personality was one of the sweetest in the world. Rory was destined to be a great service dog. This Rory, a white English lab, was donated as an 11-week old […]

DISABLED SPORTS USA, ADAPTIVE SPORTS USA COMBINE TO FORM MOVE UNITED

Leveraging more than 110 years of combined adaptive sports experience, Birdies for the Brave homefront group Disabled Sports USA has merged with Adaptive Sports USA to become Move United, the nation’s leading community-based adaptive sports organization.   The new group will lead the movement to fully include people with disabilities in American society, using sports to […]