1,681,000

41% of Iraq and Afghanistan heroes
have service-connected injuries.
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370,000

Iraq and Afghanistan (Gulf War-era II)
heroes are unemployed.
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caliCalifornia

is home to over 1.7 million heroes;
more than any other state.
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20

veterans opt for suicide every day
due to service-connected traumas.
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We help veterans
wounded in combat.

Since 2004, we offer our heroes:

+ Financial assistance
+ Help fighting depression and loneliness
+ Fellowship and a sense of belonging
+ Gratitude for the sacrifices our heroes have made
+ Education about the challenges combat wounded face

Join us and support the mission of helping our heroes.

Wounded Heroes of America does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability,
marital status, or sexual orientation, in any of its activities or operations.

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Our friends make the difference

Together we give hope to our heroes.


WHOA helps veterans with the support of people like you.

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Our heroes aim for a better life.


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Upcoming Events & Latest News

2015 Operation Santa Toy Drop Off Locations

Merry Christmas everyone! Operation Santa has officially begun. We have a big December coming up and Santa’s helpers are already helping to collect donated toys. We have lots of children that will be receiving gifts from Santa, who is a combat wounded Santa by the way, again this year and we need your help and…

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