Arodi and Lexi US Army Veteran and WCC Service Dog Sully Nick and WCC's Danny Train Together Help Fund Service Dogs for Veterans

Warrior Canine Connection

Org #26970
Vetted since 2014 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2011
year founded
$156,310
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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Aug 30, 2021
WCC Instilling Sense of Community Among Veterans
Warrior Canine Connection (WCC) had the pleasure of meeting and working with Arodi, a 12-year Veteran of the Marine Corps. He connected with WCC through a Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) event and...
Jun 15, 2021
WCC Veteran Inducted into Army OCS Hall of Fame
In May, the U.S. Army Officer Candidate School honored 29 new members into its Hall of Fame. One Veteran provided a service dog by Warrior Canine Connection was among those selected for this...
May 17, 2021
The Art of Training a Dog
Since he was a kid, Nick has always loved art—painting, drawing, and he even did some professional tattoo work for a period. He loves finding beauty in unexpected places. And dog training is one...
 
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