Help Fund Service Dogs for Veterans Support Mission Based Trauma Recovery for Vets Wesley and Levi, Service Dog provided by WCC Support Mission Based Trauma Recovery for Vets

Warrior Canine Connection

Org #26970
Vetted since 2014
2011
year founded
$149,920
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Warrior Canine Connection is a pioneering organization that utilizes clinically based Canine Connection Therapy to empower returning combat Veterans who have sustained physical and psychological wounds while in service to our country. Based on the concept of Warriors helping Warriors, WCC's therapeutic service dog training program is designed to mitigate symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress and Traumatic Brain Injuries, while giving recovering Service Members and Veterans a sense of purpose, help in reintegrating back into their families and communities, and a potential career path as a service dog trainer. The program also produces highly skilled Warrior-trained service dogs that will pr... read more

Project Leaders
Jennifer Wilder
Jennifer Wilder
Sara Kass
Sara Kass
Team
Rick A Yount, Jennifer Wilder, Kevin Simpson, Molly Morelli, Kim Vaughan, Donna Vaughan
Organization Information
14934 Schaeffer Road
Boyds, MD 20841
United States
301-260-1111
Organization Information
14934 Schaeffer Road
Boyds, MD 20841
United States
301-260-1111

Project Reports

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Mar 1, 2021
WCC's Luke Named Service Dog of the Year
“It brings tears to my eyes how Luke has changed Ryan’s life,” says puppy raiser Laurie Higuera of Napa, CA. In December 2020, the American Kennel Club bestowed its prestigious Award...
Jan 27, 2021
Volunteerism: Key to WCC's Program Delivery
Despite a global pandemic, in 2020, an amazing 530 Warrior Canine Connection volunteers contributed 78,707 hours of service to the organization. Some were kennel volunteers, some Puppy Parents, others...
Nov 4, 2020
Dynamic Duo: Wesley & Levi
If you follow many of the WCC service dog teams on Facebook, you may be familiar with the handsome and talented Levi — a Golden Retriever from Holly’s Half Dozen litter. He can be seen in...
 
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