Patrick Christensen is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of others supporting numerous charities and nonprofit organizations.
Along with serving as a mentor for young individuals and speaking at numerous universities, Patrick Christensen provides great support to a number of United States Military charities.
Throughout his volunteer work and support, Patrick Christensen has seen great success. He won an award for donating to and supporting the reservists from his state that served in Iraq and also started a foundation that donated about $250,000. Listed below are a few of the U.S. Military charities Patrick Christensen is affiliated with.
The Fisher House Foundation
Founded in 1990, the Fisher House Foundation has created a network of comfort homes nationwide where families of military personnel and veterans can stay at no cost while a loved one is in need of treatment. Over its nearly 30 years of service, the organization has helped military and veterans’ families save over $320 million in out of pocket expenses for things like lodging, transportation, and other necessities.
Patrick Christensen is proud to have been a part of this program serving more than 30,000 families in 2016. He encourages others to get involved in the following ways:
- Participating in upcoming events
The Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust (DAV)
DAV is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing veterans and their families with lifetime support. Each year, the organization helps over 1 million United States veterans. Services and support provided by DAV include:
- Providing rides to medical appointments
- Assisting with benefit claims
- Helping veterans find meaningful employment
Homes For Our Troops (HFOT)
Homes For Our Troops is a nonprofit organization that builds homes specially adapted for severely injured veterans. These homes a mortgage-free and can be found all across the nation. The mission of HFOT is to help these veterans rebuild their lives in the comfort of their homes.
Connect with Patrick Christensen on Pinterest to learn more about how to get involved with these and other charitable organizations.
You can also help Patrick Christensen in his fundraising efforts with JustGiving providing support to the Big Brothers Big Sister of America organization.