Community Outreach & Education

Community Outreach & Education

We’re working to bridge the gap between our defender and civilian communities. Honoring America’s heroes both past and present, and inspiring the next generation to do the same, is a responsibility we all share.
Community Outreach & Education

Soaring Valor

Soaring Valor

We’re bringing World War II veterans and their guardians to New Orleans to tour The National WWII Museum built in their honor. Their experience includes entertainment, celebratory meals, and community building with their fellow heroes. Students who accompany our veterans carry on their stories with a new appreciation for the sacrifices made by an entire generation.

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Community Outreach & Education

Serving Heroes

Serving Heroes

Nothing offers an opportunity to bond and give thanks quite like breaking bread together. We’re showing gratitude to our defenders by serving them hearty, classic American meals nationwide and at military outposts in Germany and Korea.

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Community Outreach & Education

Arts & Entertainment Outreach

Arts & Entertainment Outreach

Anyone who has served our nation is welcome to join us for a “Vets Night” dinner and dress rehearsal performance free of charge at the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago. We’re expanding this program to more venues and locations across the nation.

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Community Outreach & Education

Ambassadors Council

Ambassadors Council

Our ambassadors represent the Gary Sinise Foundation through speaking engagements, public appearances, and leadership opportunities. Each member is individually selected by our founder for their exceptional character and patriotism.

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Community Outreach & Education

Center for Education & Outreach

Center for Education & Outreach

Opened in 2017, our Center for Education & Outreach is bringing civilians and defenders together. Through speaking series, workshops, and summits, our hosted events focus on character building exercises and educating communities about the importance of service over self.

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