90% of every donation directly funds the purchase of the SoldierSuit or a SoldierScholarship.
of our operating budget goes toward administrative cost—a number we are committed to keeping very low.
When veteran Matt Ross (Ret. Army) suffered a devastating spinal injury while working on his farm, doctors said he was lucky to be alive. They also said he’d never walk again. But, with his daughter getting married the next year, Matt had different plans: He was going walking his daughter down the aisle. And, thanks to SoldierStrong and Matt’s unflinching drive, that plan became a reality.
“If that Ekso hadn’t of pushed me forward…I probably wouldn’t be at the point I’m at now. I don’t think that I would have progressed that fast.
You get all your freedom back again. Instead of being confined to a wheelchair for the rest of your life … You can stand up. You can walk. You can do the things that you used to be able to do.
After my accident, the first time I stood up … the rush you got, the feeling you got, there’s just no explanation for it.”
Our advisory board is made up of leaders from across the political, business, entertainment and education spectrum, including a US Navy SEAL Commander (ret.), a United States senator (ret.), United States congressman (ret.), a U.S. Navy Vice Admiral (ret.), the co-founder of World Wrestling Entertainment and other leaders that personify our commitment to excel-lence.
SoldierStrong immediately applies donation funds toward either the purchase of medical tech-nologies or toward the SoldierScholars program.
When a certain amount of money is collected, we fully purchase one of the medical technologies that go into the SoldierSuit or make an endowment to one of our university partners.
Yes, absolutely. You have the freedom to donate to as many of our programs as you would like.
A donation of any size is appreciated. To help you determine what the right amount is for you, the medical devices we provide range from $5,000 [UPDATE] to $150,000 each. Whether you choose to make a small donation or fund the purchase of an entire device, know that your con-tribution is immeasurably helping a veteran who has sacrificed so much to keep us safe and free.
Learn more about our individual donor program.
Yes, a donation of any size is tax deductible.
On the last day of each month, we mail a letter to all our donors confirming the amount they’ve donated year-to-date, as well as a year-end statement you can use for tax purposes.