FOLDS OF HONOR WESTERN PA
SERVING LAWRENCE COUNTY, THE SHENANGO VALLEY, GREENVILLE / NORTHERN MERCER COUNTY, GROVE CITY, WARREN (OH) / SOUTHERN TRUMBULL COUNTY, AND NORTHERN TRUMBULL COUNTY
AMOUNT DONATED: $467.87
Folds of Honor is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides educational scholarships to the spouses and children of military members who have fallen or been disabled while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Our educational scholarships support private school tuition or tutoring in grades K-12, tuition for college, technical or trade school and post-graduate work, including a master’s degree, doctorate, or professional program. Funds for a second bachelor’s degree or trade/technical program certification are also available. Since 2020, Folds of Honor Western PA has funded 87 Scholarship Recipients from fundraising here in our region.
Giving Week Progress:
FUNDRAISING GOAL: $10,000
Programs Supported by Your Donations
Since its inception in 2007, Folds of Honor has awarded over 35,000 scholarships totaling more than $160 million in all 50 states. Among the students served, 41 percent are minorities. It is rated a four-star charity by Charity Navigator and Platinum on GuideStar. It was founded by Lt Col Dan Rooney, the only-ever F-16 fighter pilot (with three combat tours in Iraq) and PGA Professional.
The Higher Education scholarships are awarded to the spouses and children currently attending or recently accepted into a 2-year or 4-year degree program at an institution of higher education or a vocational/certification program.
The Children’s Fund scholarship seeks to provide support for dependent(s) enrolled in grades K-12. Funds may be used for private school tuition, educational tutoring, an approved /accredited homeschooling curriculum, required books and uniforms.
We ensure that families who’ve sacrificed so much for our country receive the education and opportunities they deserve. Whether it’s K-12th grade or higher education, we believe the cost of pursuing their academic dreams should not be an additional burden.
Needs that Cannot beMet without Your Help
You can donate with confidence, as we operate with the utmost financial integrity, earning 4/4 stars on Charity Navigator. Folds of Honor pledges to operate in a manner respectful to every partner, donor and family we support. We are proud to have a cumulative average ratio of 91% of every dollar raised going towards our scholarship program.
Since 2007, Folds of Honor has awarded over 14,350
scholarships to minority recipients which equals 41%. We are helping bridge the gap to equality through education. The need continues to grow as we bring awareness to our mission and military needs.