Wounded Warrior's Project

Morgan Smith

What is the Wounded Warrior Project?

An organization that helps wounded soldiers adjust with their injury in today's society. They do this by providing different programs to meet soldiers needs.

What does the Wounded Warroir Project Do?

  • They help people realize how many service men and women have been injured.
  • They provide programs to help meet the needs of the injured soldiers.
  • They help service men and women grow and help one another as they recover.

In What Ways does the Wounded Warrior Project help?

Mental
  • They help soldiers suffering from mental disorders develop better relationships with their family/friends and become able to live life to the fullest with their injury.

Physical

  • Through the best rehabilitation treatments, they help soldiers live a active and healthy lifestyles.

Finances

  • They help wounded warriors find employment with their disabilities so that they can have a successful future for themselves and their family.

Wounded Warrior Project Stastistics

Before Joining

  • 52.6% say that their disabilities caused them to limit time spent at work as well as other activities.
  • Wounded soldiers unemployment rate was 3 times the national average.
  • 59.8% say that they feel as though their daily life has little meaning.

After Joining

  • 94.5% of all Wounded Warrior Alumni feel satisfaction in the programs offered.
  • There are over 80,500 Wounded Warrior Alumni

What is JROTC Doing To Help?

The East Duplin JROTC will be supporting a wounded warrior. However, in order to this they need funds. They will be be hosting a number of fundraisers.


Fundraisers:


  • Tug of War (Freshman vs. Sophomores and Juniors vs. Seniors)
  • Selling Doughnuts
  • Selling Hot Chocolate

Where Does Your Money Go?

All money raised will go directly to the Wounded Warrior Project. All the money you give will help a recovering solider adapt to life in the civilian world. They were willing to give their all, JROTC is helping show their appreciation for that.
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