Bob Woodruff Foundation

The VOWS Impact

The VOWS Impact 2023

2023 Partnership Levels

The Bob Woodruff Foundation and Veterans on Wall Street work hand-in-hand to deliver an initiative that honors former and current military personnel and their spouses by facilitating a wide range of services geared toward providing career and business opportunities in Corporate America. Partners of the Veterans on Wall Street consortium are a vital part of our mission and advance career opportunities for veterans, service members and their entire families to thrive in civilian life.

*All partnership levels include the benefits from the listed partnership level and all levels below the committed level.

VOWS Incentive Programs

  • Multi-Year Partnership Program: At $50,000 and above, private event access, priority brand placement and involvement at BWF events and 4 additional tickets to Stand Up for Heroes
  • Referral Program: Any VOWS partner that refers a new partner at one of the above sponsorship levels will receive a 50% match with additional tickets to Stand Up for Heroes based on the level the new partner
Presenting VOWS Partner - $150,000
  • Host custom event to raise awareness of partner firm’s impact through VOWS
  • 20 tickets to Stand Up for Heroes
    (tickets may not all be seated together)
Legion of Merit Partner - $100,000
  • Brand visibility in VOWS logo lock-up
  • Opportunity to host a VOWS networking event
  • 16 tickets to Stand Up for Heroes
    (tickets may not all be seated together)
Bronze Star Partner - $50,000
  • Opportunity to host a breakout session of choice at VOWS Symposium
  • 8 tickets to Stand Up for Heroes
    (tickets may not all be seated together)
Purple Heart Partner - $25,000
  • Opportunity to contribute one panelists or speaker to a VOWS Symposium
  • 6 tickets to Stand Up for Heroes
    (tickets may not all be seated together)
Commendation Partner - $10,000
  • Brand visibility on signage and partnership documents, social media, VOWS and BWF websites
  • 4 tickets to Stand Up for Heroes
    (tickets may not all be seated together)
  • Nominate employees be part of a veterans profile and storytelling campaign
  • Opportunity to have a recruitment table at VOWS Symposium
  • Veteran hiring database access
  • Attendance to VOWS Symposium and all VOWS Events
  • Inclusion on VOWS email distribution list

Bob Woodruff Foundation | 2023


We invite you to stand up for heroes so that we can find, fund, shape and accelerate equitable solutions that help our impacted veterans, service members, their families and their caregivers thrive

Top-Rated Nonprofit

We consistently earn top marks from
charity watchdogs

  • We are an Accredited Charity Seal Holder with the Better Business Bureau and a GuideStar Platinum Seal Recipient
  • Our long-standing 4-star rating from Charity Navigator places us in the top 1% of all charities in the US
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Strategic Goals

  • Improve the health and wellbeing of veterans
  • Strengthen communities’ abilities to serve veterans effectively and efficiently
  • Inform and improve the veteran space through our thought leadership
  • Increase services for underrepresented communities
Focal Areas: Housing, Food Insecurity, Employment/Career After Service, Menthal Health for Service Members & Children, Legal Support, Emergency Financial Assistance, Veterans In Vitro InitiAtive (VIVA)

Noteworthy Activations

USA Wheelchair Football League

Through our NFL-BWF partnership, we funded the creation of Move United’s USA Wheelchair Football League to provide an opportunity for adults with physical disabilities, including veterans, to participate in America’s favorite sport. The tournament will return in 2023 and take place in Glendale, Arizona ahead of Super Bowl LVII.

VOWS Symposium

Veterans On Wall Street (VOWS) is a consortium of more than 100 firms across industries dedicated to honoring former and current military personnel by facilitating career and business opportunities in financial services and beyond. The annual VOWS Symposium connects veteran and military spouse candidates with hiring managers and industry leaders for an informative, career-building experience.

Stand Up for Heroes

New York’s annual star-studded night of hope, healing, and laughter returns November 6, 2023 to honor our nation’s impacted veteran and military families.

Bob Woodruff Foundation's Veterans Classic

The second Bob Woodruff Foundation golf tournament will be held at Westhampton Country Club on Long Island.


Become a Partner

Get in touch with our Partnership team to learn more how to get involved.

Make An Impact

Interested in more? Have an idea for an event that may benefit a veteran seeking a career? Learn more about becoming a sponsor.