Sam and Rachel WCC Graduation Reception WCC Graduation Reception WCC Graduation Reception

Warrior Canine Connection

Org #26970
Vetted since 2014
2011
year founded
$228,765
raised on GlobalGiving
9
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
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

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Paw-sitively Powerful Volunteers at WCC

By Beth Bourgeois | Media and Public Relations Office

At Warrior Canine Connection (WCC), volunteers are the heart and soul of our organization. Their dedication and selflessness are the driving force behind every success we achieve. As we celebrate... Read the full report ›

Healing Journey Through Warrior Canine Connection

By Beth Bourgeois | Media and Public Relations Officer

U.S. Navy IT3 Keisha P. was working at the Pentagon on September 11, 2001—the day American Airlines Flight 77 was hijacked and crashed into the building, killing all 64 people on the plane and... Read the full report ›

Sam and Rachael: Together Every Step of the Way

By Beth Bourgeois | Public Relations and Media Officer

Retired Army Chemical Technician Sam can’t imagine his life without service dog Rachael, a four-year-old Golden Retriever. “She makes me more outgoing, more willing to talk to... Read the full report ›
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