SFC William V. Ziegenfuss, helps provide voice-controlled/adaptive laptop computers and other technology to support Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines recovering from hand wounds and other severe injuries.
Technology supplied includes:
The experience of Major Chuck Ziegenfuss (pictured), a partner in the project who suffered serious hand wounds while serving in Iraq, led to the creation of this program that has used voice-controlled laptops to the support recovery and reintegration of thousands of wounded troops since 2005.
The goal for this Valour-IT campaign is $100,000. You can see each team's progress by clicking on "Campaigns" above. A summary of the progress so far will be posted each day.
A person can choose to donate to a specific team through that team's page, or to donate without designating a team on this page. The donations all go to a single account and assist wounded warriors of any branch.
As of 23:59 EST 11/10/2010:
*Soldiers' Angels is an IRS-designated 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Donations are tax-deductible and may be eligible for matching funds from donors' employers. Please consult your tax advisor for details. Team designations are created for the sake of fun and spirited competition and are not affiliated with the U.S. Department of Defense. All funds raised go to a single account and assist wounded warriors of any branch.