Benefactors of the event are organizations providing services to our veterans
in the area of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
UCLA Operation Mend supports veterans by providing free plastic surgery procedures. UCLA Operation Mend is a groundbreaking program that provides returning military personnel with severe facial and other medical injuries access to the nation’s top plastic and reconstructive surgeons, as well as comprehensive medical and mental-health support for the wounded and their families. It was established in 2007 through a partnership envisioned by Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Board and Executive Committee member Ron A. Katz and his (now deceased) wife Maddie. WEBSITE
Smoky Mountain Service Dogs supplies wounded Veterans, as well as those suffering from PTSD, with fully trained therapy dogs. Their mission is to enhance the physical and psychological quality of life for veterans with disabilities by providing custom trained mobility assistance service dogs. WEBSITE
VIETNAM VETERANS OF NASHVILLE FOUNDATION. Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another. Chapter 953 is a band of brothers and sisters that care about all veterans and America. PTSD has taken the lives of over 173,000 Vietnam veterans. We are here to fellowship and to help heal the unseen scars of battles past and present. We are a military non-profits that understand the hidden wounds. WEBSITE