The women will be taking part in a St. Bernard Project weekend-long home build in the areas of New Orleans still recovering from the effects of Hurricane Katrina and newly-impacted areas hit 1 / 2 Tuesday’s Children And The American Widow Project Rebuild For Hurricane Victims this year by Hurricane Isaac. The need in these communities remains great given the tremendous amount of damage caused by these storms, as most recently seen by Superstorm Sandy in the Northeast. Tuesday’s Children family members who lost their husbands on September 11th are honored to join with women from The American Widow Project, a non-profit organization founded in 2007 whose core focus is to provide peer-to-peer support and resources to women who have lost a husband or fiance in military service, whether to an accident or illness or in combat in Iraq and Afghanistan. These women will be honoring their loved ones’ legacies by joining together and healing through helping others
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Tuesday’s Children and International Strategy & Investment Group. A Day of Service Honoring Veterans.
Individuals and Families are invited, as part of our Helping Heals initiative in partnership with the International Strategy and Investment Group, to give back to the Veteran Community by completing projects for the military community including:
Our community of volunteers provided no-sew blankets for homeless veterans supported by the Jericho Project, holiday decorations, cards and heartfelt letters for families supported by Homes for Heroes, Combat to Career kits for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, bookmarks for soldiers overseas and letters of gratitude to military widows from American Widow Project. The day was a huge success and everyone enjoyed working alongside each other to give back on behalf of a great cause!