September 13, 2022

Military Veterans Find Healing and Purpose in Inaugural Valor Cup 

Ryder Cup-style tournament set for Oct. 10-11 at The Federal Club Glen Allen, Virginia — When Chris Landeros, an Army infantryman, took up golf in 2007, he couldn’t have imagined it would one day save his life. But that’s what happened a decade later when he went searching for answers to the unexplained pain he experienced every time he... Read More
May 11, 2022

Leashes of Valor welcomes first all-female class of veterans

4 veterans receive service dogs, train for 10 days  Patriot Point, Md. — Leashes of Valor, a national nonprofit that provides service dogs at no cost to veterans with PTSD and other “unseen” injuries related to their military service, will welcome its first all-female class of warriors this week. Four female veterans with more than 36... Read More
April 8, 2022

Leashes of Valor Launches ‘LOV Blue: Healing Heroes at Home’

New program helps match therapy dogs with first responders, healthcare workers Milford, Virginia — National nonprofit Leashes of Valor announced today the launch of LOV Blue, a comprehensive new program that matches facility and therapy dogs with police departments, healthcare facilities and other frontline industries to provide emotional,... Read More
March 23, 2022

Leashes of Valor Celebrates ‘5 Years of LOV’ with Day of Service

Leashes of Valor Celebrates 5 Years of Changing Lives Day of Service and Celebration Scheduled for April 24 Milford, Virginia – Leashes of Valor will hold a day of service on April 24 to celebrate its fifth year of providing service dogs at no cost to wounded and disabled post-9/11 veterans. The public is invited to the Leashes of Valor... Read More
October 12, 2021

Dominion Charity Classic’s Birdies for Charity helps LOV give back

Leashes of Valor is proud to participate in this year’s Senior PGA Tour and Dominion Energy Charity Classic’s Birdies for Charity program, which gives charitable organizations the opportunity to receive a 10% bonus on contributions. The Senior PGA Tour tournament kicks off Oct. 22 at the Country Club of Virginia in Henrico, Virginia, and... Read More
October 7, 2021

REC awards Leashes of Valor $15,000 Power of Change Grant

Leashes of Valor recently received a $15,000 Power of Change grant to help our mission providing service dogs at no cost to post-9/11 Veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and military sexual trauma (MST). The Power of Change receives its funding from Rappahannock Electric Cooperative... Read More
September 21, 2021

Leashes of Valor Welcomes 3 New Warriors to Patriot Point

Veterans will meet and train with their new service dogs during 10-day program   Patriot Point, Md. — Leashes of Valor, a national nonprofit that provides service dogs to wounded Veterans at no cost, is proud to welcome three new Warrior-Canine teams into its program this week. Two Navy Veterans and an Air Force Veteran will join... Read More