"If anybody is wondering: Where are the young idealists? Where are the people willing to devote themselves to causes larger than themselves? They are in uniform in Iraq [and Afghanistan], straddling the divide between insanity and order." -- NY Times Columnist David Brooks
Soldiers' Angels provides aid and comfort to the men and women of the United States Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, their families, and a growing veteran population.Thousands of Soldiers' Angels "Angel" volunteers assist veterans, wounded, deployed personnel, and their families in a variety of unique and effective ways.
"May No Soldier Go Unloved" encapsulates the motivation behind Soldiers' Angels. The volunteers of Soldiers' Angels work tirelessly supporting our nation's veterans, wounded heroes, deployed service members and their families.
In 2016 alone, Soldiers’ Angels provided over $15 million in aid to over 360,000 service members, veterans, wounded heroes, and military families. Through the Deployed Support Programs, combat deployed service members were supported with 24,350 care packages and 148,984 letters. The Veteran Support Program served over 10,133 veterans with food assistance and handed out over 42,000 items bedside to patients in VA Hospitals across the country. Through the seasonal Adopt-A-Family program, Soldiers’ Angels volunteers “adopted” 1,056 military families, that included 2,894 military children. New and expectant wives of combat deployed as well as active duty female service members were provided nearly 2,000 baby shower items to help them welcome their new bundles of joy. Soldiers’ Angels volunteers are the heart of the organization and logged over 155,000 volunteer hours just in 2016! Soldiers’ Angels has also maintained a 97% Efficiency Rating for the past two years and has become one of the highest rated nonprofits in the country. Awards include: GuideStar Platinum Participant; 2016 Top-Rated Nonprofit from GreatNonprofits; Four Star Charity from Charity Navigator; and meets all 20 Standards for Accountability from the Better Business Bureau.
To see more about how Soldiers' Angels supports the troops and their families, read about our programs.
Soldiers' Angels was incorporated in the state of Nevada in June of 2003, Tax ID # 20-0583415. Click for the Guidestar Profile.