Special Operations Warrior Foundation

The Special Operations Warrior Foundation (SOWF) is an American tax-exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1980 to provide college scholarships and educational counseling to the surviving children of Special Operations personnel killed in training accidents or operational missions. These services are provided throughout the United States, or overseas, depending upon where the surviving children reside.

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Special Operations Warrior Foundation - Financial Requirements
... There are more than 900 children of fallen special operations troops with whom the foundation is charged with helping in their education requirements ... each year for college in the upcoming years, the foundation's estimated financial need through 2018 is $60 million ... In 2010, the foundation provided $4.8 million in scholarship grants, financial aid, and counseling to families of fallen special operations personnel ...

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