Featured Events

At Hope For The Warriors, your safety is our top priority, especially with the ongoing impact of COVID-19. We encourage event participants to follow the CDC’s safety guidelines, as well as state and local guidelines concerning COVID. Let’s stay safe and protect others as we gather to support HOPE!

That’s why Hope For The Warriors means so much to me and my husband. It not only made it possible for me to study art, it gave me a safe place to share my experience with others going through something similar. It even helped me understand what my husband and I need to care for ourselves and each other.

—Military Caregiver Sarah Dale

May
30
Thu
Kayak for the Warriors Warrior Reception and Auctions @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kayak for the Warriors Warrior Reception and Auctions @ NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

On Thursday evening May 30, 2019, at 6:00 PM, the annual Warrior Reception with its two auctions (Live and Silent) will be held at the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores.This event, which especially honors our combat wounded, is also intended to recognize all of our veterans.

This is a delightfully entertaining evening for everyone. For an admission fee of $10, you gain admittance to the aquarium and all its exhibits and are invited to enjoy some of the finest food our local restaurants provide. One serving of beer or wine is included, as is unlimited water or soda. Additional wine/beer can be purchased for $2 per serving.

Please stroll through the galleries and take a few minutes to place a bid on one of the silent auction items.The Silent Auction will feature 100 items by local artists and craftsmen as well as items donated by local merchants. We will also have raffle tickets for sale, for a chance at some unique items.

Additionally, there will be a Live Auction featuring the antics of “Auctioneers on Deck” in the Aquarium Auditorium. There will be another 25 or so large ticket items in the Live Auction.
Last year these items included a kayak, beach cruiser, football tickets, hotels and vacation, golf outings, hang gliding, professional services, a beautiful hand-made quilt, fabulous stained glass, wooden art pieces and more. This year will feature the same caliber of items. Please plan to take your items home on the night of the auction as we will be charging a $20 holding fee per item to transport & hold the items at Town Hall.

We look forward to a fun evening, with entertainment, great auction items, good food and friends. We hope you participate generously for the benefit of our combat wounded.

Jul
29
Mon
Dulles Chamber Annual Golf Tournament @ Westfields Golf Club
Jul 29 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
25
Sun
Hope For The Warriors Invitational @ River Landing Country Club
Aug 25 – Aug 26 all-day
Hope For The Warriors Invitational @ River Landing Country Club

Hope For The Warriors® is an important part of our lives and the lives of military families across the country. Over the years we have looked for ways to contribute our gifts while making a difference in the lives of our heroes—the men and women who have sacrificed while serving in our military. All of us have talents that can be used to enhance the lives of these men, women, and families, so come join us for the Hope For The Warriors Invitational and help make a difference in their lives!

Please join us in using your time, energy, and gifts at the Hope For The Warriors Invitational. You will leave inspired and fulfilled like never before. You will walk away with treasured memories, a stronger commitment to serve these heroes, and a feeling of pride that will inspire other supporters who want to make a difference. We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 Invitational!

Oct
7
Mon
Brookside Golf Tournament @ The Brookside Club
Oct 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Nov
1
Fri
Support Hope For The Warriors at Casey’s General Stores @ Participate at any one of Casey's General Stores
Nov 1 @ 12:00 am – Nov 15 @ 11:45 pm
Support Hope For The Warriors at Casey's General Stores @ Participate at any one of Casey's General Stores

Today through November 15, Casey’s General Store is hosting a round-up promotion to raise funds and awareness for Hope For The Warriors, a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for veterans, service members and military families.

Patrons of the more than 2,100 Casey’s General Stores across 16 states are invited to support Hope For The Warriors by rounding-up their purchases to support military families and veterans.

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Support Hope For The Warriors at Hy-Vee
Nov 1 @ 12:00 am – Nov 17 @ 11:45 pm

Today through November 17, Hy-Vee is hosting a round-up promotion to raise funds and awareness for Hope For The Warriors, a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for veterans, service members and military families.

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Nov
4
Mon
KIND Snack & Give Back Project – KIND HEROES
Nov 4 @ 2:36 pm – Nov 30 @ 3:36 pm

KIND HEROES is the next iteration of KIND’s Snack & Give Back Project, a multi-year program to inspire kindness and empathy. Through this project, KIND will wear its heart on its wrapper by showcasing custom designs in support of communities that haven’t received their fair share of kindness. To mark the KIND Snack & Give Back Project’s second installment, KIND is partnering with Hope For The Warriors to celebrate the American military community. As part of the partnership, a limited-edition KIND HEROES bar, exclusively sold on www.kindsnacks.com from October 29 through November 30, 2019. 100% of the product proceeds, with a minimum donation of $10,000, will be donated to Hope For The Warriors’ Warrior’s Wish program, assisting in its efforts to make wounded veterans’ dreams come true.

Upon purchase, customers will have the opportunity to write a thank you note to an American veteran, which KIND will hand deliver in partnership with Hope For The Warriors.

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Mar
7
Sat
Pop A Cork, Pour A Pint, Grant A Wish @ Barrel Oak Winery & Taphouse
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Pop A Cork, Pour A Pint, Grant A Wish @ Barrel Oak Winery & Taphouse

Join us at the Barrel Oak Winery & Taphouse for our inaugural POP A CORK, POUR A PINT, GRANT A WISH fundraising event on March 7th from 6 pm- 9 pm for a great time and to support a very important cause. Help support a Warrior’s Wish as you enjoy delicious flavors and live music surrounded by picturesque views.  Tickets are $30 in advance or $40 on the night of the event. There is also a $25 no beer/wine ticket available, purchase your tickets online by clicking the ticket/sponsor button on this page.  The proceeds for your ticket/donation and auction purchases will go directly toward funding a Warrior’s Wish.

Rain or shine, let’s drink some wine – no refunds.

May
28
Thu
Resilient Family – May/July
May 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Resilient Family - May/July

Resilient Family is a course offered to spouses and caregivers of post 9/11 veterans and service members.

Jun
4
Thu
Resilient Family – May/July
Jun 4 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Resilient Family - May/July

Resilient Family is a course offered to spouses and caregivers of post 9/11 veterans and service members.