Donors

THANKS to all of our donors for your support over the years!

Jackie Rummage of Travel Plus of North Carolina
travelplus-nc Resurrecting Lives Foundation would like to thank Jackie Rummage of Travel Plus of North Carolina for her skillful assistance in arranging transportation and lodging for our participants of the Albert Einstein TBI study in New York. It was a challenge coordinating the travel for our participants who were coming from different cities and states. The additional challenge was arranging for their transportation to and from the medical center and coordinating schedules with our veterans coming in from different areas. Thanks so much for your persistence and hard work to make our Veterans’ travel for this study uncomplicated.

You can contact Jackie by clicking on the logo above or check our her Facebook page

Central Ohio American Charities (COAC)
COAC has been a strong supporter of the Resurrecting Lives each year through their annual clay shoot fundraiser. This year they presented the Foundation with a check for $20,000 as a result of this fundraiser. Their organization has been one of our strongest supporters to assist with the support of our veterans. Thanks for your gracious support over the years!
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UBS
ubs An innovative idea turned into a very prosperous donation for our vets. Members of UBS Mid Ohio Complex decided to hold a yard sale and ask for donations from their employees with the proceeds going to Resurrecting Lives Foundation. With a lot of work and organization, their event held on a rainy Saturday on July 27 resulted in total proceeds of almost $11,000 to Resurrecting Lives. This was amazing event from such simple idea that resulted in so much support for our veterans. Thanks again for everyone who made this day such a success!

AMVETS Post 26, Mansfield, Ohio
amvets Each year the AMVETS Post 26 holds a Rock & Roll Celebration for Ohio’s Wounded Heroes. This past year they raised almost $18,000 to support our veterans with TBI. Below you can see Resurrecting Lives Foundation board members receiving the initial check for $14,900 from Mansfield AMVETS Post 26 on May 22nd. This was the initial proceeds from the “Rock and Roll Festival for Ohio’s Wounded Heroes” held on May 11, 2013. The final total came in a close to $18,000. This Post has been very supportive of our Foundation both financially and in their support of local vets with TBI. The Foundation extends our heartfelt thanks to such an energetic group who each year surpasses their goal for supporting our veterans. See more of the event at our Recent News section and videos on our YouTube site.
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Clarus Partners
clarus-logo Resurrecting Lives Foundation would like to thank Clarus Partners for their years of support and donation of their services to our non-profit Foundation. Their accounting expertise has been essential to our start up and day to day functioning of our organization. Thanks!

The Ink Well – Columbus
inkwell We extend our gratitude to Ink Well of Columbus for their generosity over the years in assisting us with our printed materials. The staff (which includes veterans) always gives us great service and generous pricing to support our cause assisting those with TBI. Thanks again for all your support over the years and for your service.

Dr. Brian Weaver and the staff of Riverstone Oral & Dental Implant Surgery
Resurrecting Lives Foundation is very grateful to Dr. Brian Weaver and the staff at Riverstone Oral Surgery for their assistance and financial contribution at the recent Blue Jackets 50/50 raffle. Several of his staff including Angie, Jamie & Angie volunteered to assist with ticket sales. Dr. Weaver purchased $100 worth of tickets with the intention he would donate any winnings back to the Foundation. Thanks to this awesome group for their support of our Ohio Veterans!
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Former Ohio Supreme Court Justice Evelyn Stratton presents a check to Dr. Gordon from noted defense attorney Sam Shamansky for the Resurrecting Lives Traumatic Brain Injury program.
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Combat Motorcycle Veterans Association
Thanks to this great group who has been so generous the last 2 years with Dr. Gordon’s most recent visit on April 28, 2013. We thank them for their dedication to our OIF/OEF heroes, and thank them all for their special service to our country now, and then. Check out the all pictures from the event below by clicking on the image.
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Columbus Roadrunners Club
crrc_logo A VERY SPECIAL thanks to members of the Columbus Roadrunners Club (CRRC) who brave chilling weather each year to support the Resurrecting Lives Foundation with their Winter Run. Their generosity is matched only by their stamina and their most recent run on February 17, 2013. Please note our thanks to all runners, volunteers, and supporters and CRRC President, Ted Shigley, and special friend of Resurrecting Lives Foundation, Will Kuhlman.

Stan Crader, Novelist
Stan Crader, a novelist without equal, except for possibly Samuel Clemens, has agreed to donate the net proceeds from sales of his three novels – The Bridge, The Longest Year and The Paperboy, to The Resurrecting Lives Foundation. Stan and his wife Debbie live in Southern Missouri where Stan was raised and inspired to spin his tales of rural America of the 50’s and 60’s. Debbie says the stories are based on his life, a claim that Stan vehemently denies. And readers of his books will understand his denial. But the two of them agree on the need to support America’s warriors and we are honored to be the recipients of Stan and Debbie’s talent and generosity. Stan’s books are Christian fiction and suitable for all ages. They’re Kindle ready, available through all major books stores or directly from Stan at www.stancrader.com. Get your copy now and enjoy a nostalgic trip down memory lane while helping our heroes. To learn more about his books, you can view this brochure about his works.

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Fyda Freightliner, Corporate Donor
Resurrecting Lives Foundation salutes Fyda Freightliner, as our 2011 Corporate Sponsor of the year. Tim Fyda, president of the company and former Air Force Pilot, also works with our military in his non-profit Veterans Airlift Command, www.veteransairlieft.org to provide transportation for our heroes requiring special assistance.
With the generous donation of our corporate heroes, we can expand our advocacy program nationwide. Thank you, Fyda Freightliner, for your service then, now, and always.
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Chris and Lucy Destefano, first civilian donors to the foundation
The Resurrecting Lives Foundation salutes Chris and Lucy Destefano from New Jersey, who donated generously to our foundation in 2011 by a Random Act of Patriotism. Dr. Gordon met Chris on a flight to Colorado, explained our Foundation and its mission to assist our OIF/OEF Veterans with TBI, and Chris and Lucy became our FIRST civilian donors to the cause. With their funds we were able to travel to Congress with 4 heroes from these conflicts and present our telemedicine program which would provide services for 32,000 Veterans with TBI/year for the next two years.