BENEFITING: Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation
EVENT: West Salem 2016
EVENT DATE: Sep 11, 2016
We will be participating in the Tunnel to Towers in West Salem, WI, and any little bit you can give helps! Please help us reach our goal, and give to this amazing organization, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation.
"The mission of our Foundation is to honor the sacrifice of firefighter Stephen Siller who laid down his life to save others on September 11, 2001. We also honor our military and first responders who continue to make the supreme sacrifice of life and limb for our country."
Stephen Siller's story can be found here.
If you want to know more about the foundation and what your donations go towards, check out this page here. They have some awesome intitiatives, including:
Building for America's Bravest - "Building for America’s Bravest is a program of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation that builds Smart Homes for our most catastrophically injured service members returning home. Each home is custom designed to address the unique needs of each individual. Energy efficient, automated and easily accessible—these homes use "adaptive technology" to help our most severely injured heroes live better, more independent lives."
Legacy of Love Programs - the Foundation works to make an impact in the lives of children who are orphaned or have lost a parent. These programs include Stephen’s House of the New York Foundling, Legacy of Love and Wings of a Hero Awards, and Setphen's House of the Maison d'Enfants par la Foi Orphange. They have also helped with Hurricane Sandy Relief.