Peanut M and M’s® Were My “Happy Pills” Until I Needed Help

Caregiver, R4 Board Member Jeannette Davidson-Mayer, Shares Her Experience In Seeking Support Happiness was grabbing that handful of popcorn mixed with chocolate M&M's® to find the Peanut M&M's® hiding in there. For many years, these delightful milk chocolates wrapped around tasty peanuts were jokingly called "Happy Pills" in my house. My favorite snack was mixing [...]

Member Spotlight: ROVER (Regional Outreach Veterans Engagement Resources)

                                    Learn More About ROVER   ROVER (Regional Outreach Veterans Engagement Resources) is a non-profit organization dedicated to connecting Veterans and their families to resources and access opportunities to improve their quality of life. Using the phrase “Adaptive [...]

Member Spotlight: Vail Veterans Programs

https://vimeo.com/123960949 Vail Veterans Program is a nonprofit organization providing military injured and their families with innovative and transformational programs that build confidence and improve lives. Through rehabilitative sports and recreation activities, the Vail Veterans Program helps to rebuild confidence and provide a sense of freedom from catastrophic injuries including loss of multiple limbs, severe [...]

Member Spotlight: Warriors On Cataract

https://vimeo.com/45976762 Warriors On Cataract is a young and small, but passionate and growing nonprofit funded by corporations and individuals. Their 501(c)3 nonprofit status is obtained by partnering with Outdoor Buddies. Warriors On Cataract sponsors four day whitewater trips on the Colorado River through Canyonlands National Park from Moab to Lake Powell for our disabled veterans.  [...]

Member Spotlight: Higher Ground

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbuAvUGnMHc A powerful video about the challenges of returning to civilian life, and the journey our HG participants go through to acclimate and reconnect within their communities and personal relationships.   Higher Ground Sun Valley is a positive and visible fixture in the adaptive sports industry, offering programs that give individuals with disabilities the [...]

Juggling Water Balloons: How Churches, Community Can Support PTSD/TBI Sufferers

Most people have had experience with water balloon fights at some point in their childhood. They can be a blast during summer months when temps are climbing. With every toss of the balloon, is the possibility of it bursting and cool water spilling out everywhere. Will this be the time it breaks? In the end, [...]

Member Spotlight: The Life Adventure Center

The Life Adventure Center is a leading provider of outdoor-based education. Their programs transform lives by enhancing growth, improving communication and building resiliency. Primarily, the center serves individuals and groups, particularly underserved youth, through professional supervised outdoor group challenges and communication opportunities. For the military community, the center has created the Warrior Adventure Program, giving way to an environment [...]

Elizabeth Dole Foundation Announces Support through #HiddenHeroes Initiative

Awards to Help 14 Nonprofits Expand or Create New Services for Caregivers Congratulations to R4 Members Project Sanctuary and Vail Veterans Program on their selection! Washington, D.C. – The Elizabeth Dole Foundation, through its Hidden Heroes initiative, awarded more than a half million dollars in grants to fourteen nonprofit organizations to expand existing programs or [...]

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