21st Century Heroes Receives Grant From Disabled Veterans National Foundation
May 19, 2016
21st Century Heroes is honored to announce it has received a grant from the Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF) for $10,000, which will fund therapeutic and recreational woodcarving workshops for wounded OEF and OIF veterans. 21st Century Heroes goal is to introduce and teach a creative skill which will empower the returning service men and women with a new proficiency, to further assist their healing process. We have been offering rehabilitative woodcarving workshops to combat wounded veterans since 2013.
Christine Tatosian, Executive Director of 21st Century Heroes said, “We are very proud to receive this contribution from DVNF. It’s through combined efforts such as this, that more veterans can be reached and their roads to recovery made more attainable.”
About the Disabled Veterans National Foundation: Disabled Veterans National Foundation exists to provide critically needed support to disabled and at-risk veterans who leave the military wounded—physically or psychologically—after defending our safety and our freedom.
DVNF achieves this mission by:
Offering direct financial support to veteran organizations that address the unique needs of veterans, and whose missions align with that of DVNF.
Providing supplemental assistance to homeless and low-income veterans through the Health & Comfort program and various empowerment resources.
Providing an online resource database that allows veterans to navigate the complex process of seeking benefits that they are entitled to as a result of their military service, as well as additional resources they need.
Serving as a thought leader on critical policy issues within the veteran community, and educating the public accordingly.