Gary Sinise Foundation

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We can always do a little more.

The Gary Sinise Foundation was established under the philanthropic direction of a forty-year advocate for our nation’s defenders, Gary Sinise. Its outreach supports those who sacrifice to defend our country: active duty members, veterans, first responders, and their families. While their mission is broad, they have created key programs to show gratitude for American heroes through entertainment, family support and acts of appreciation. The Gary Sinise Foundation works to ensure the sacrifices of America’s defenders and their families are never forgotten.

Charity Mission

To honor the nation’s defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need; provides & supports unique programs designed to entertain, educate, inspire, strengthen & build communities.

Charity Details

Charity Facts

  • 57 specially adapted smart homes completed for severely wounded heroes.
  • 197,313+ meals served to our nation?s defenders across the country.
  • 233 emergency relief grants have been awarded to police, firefighters, and EMTs.
  • 102,400+ have attended their Invincible Spirit Festivals since 2012.
  • 1121 veterans & their guardians have participated in their Soaring Valor experiences.