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The Independence Fund

Our Mission

The Independence Fund’s mission is to empower our severely wounded Veterans and their Caregivers to take control of their lives. We provide the resources and tools that enable Veterans to regain their independence, and fight for their ability to sustain it.

Mobility Program

Many severely wounded Veterans have lost the ability to experience activities they previously enjoyed. Wounded Veterans who use our all-terrain mobility devices regain the ability to do the things they love, transforming their lives toward a better future.

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Caregiver Program

The Independence Fund serves the heroes behind the heroes: the Caregivers who work tirelessly to support wounded Veterans day-in and day-out. We give Caregivers the means to build strong networks and receive the emotional and physical support they need.

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Adaptive Sports

By inviting Veterans to participate in sporting events, providing funding for adaptive equipment, and granting funds for Veteran adaptive sports organizations, our Adaptive Sports program gives wounded Veterans the opportunity to improve their well-being.

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Advocacy Program

For Veterans returning with the scars of war, the fight doesn’t end upon their arrival home. Unfortunately, some of the biggest battles are with the very institutions who are supposed to be on their side. We understand the challenges, and are fighting for those who fought for us!

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Our Partners

The Independence Fund prides itself on working with great organizations, and great people, to help accomplish our goals in creating new lives for wounded Veterans and their Caregivers. We are very thankful for all of the assistance provided by all of our partners and sponsors over the last decade, and looking forward to continued collaboration!    

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TireProsNew
HH6
FGL Mark
Dole
TDClub
Otherwise
BetterLife
Trax
US Vets
BOR
Wendy
SMTF
Veterans Bridge Home
SoxBox

Upcoming Events

The Queen's Cup

The 2018 Queen's Cup

April 28, 2018

The Independence Fund is proud to present the opening ceremony and military initiative in the 2018 Queen's Cup Steeplechase! The opening ceremony ...

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The Queen's Cup

The 2018 Queen's Cup

April 28, 2018

The Independence Fund is proud to present the opening ceremony and military initiative in the 2018 Queen's Cup Steeplechase! The opening ceremony of the steeplechase includes a Color Guard by Bravy Battery, 1st Battalion, 113th Field Artillery, Grandfather Mountain Highlanders Pipe Band, Veterans in Track Chairs along with an Invocation, The National Anthem, and The Mecklenburg Hounds’ "The Walking of the Hounds"!

To learn more about the Queen's Cup Steeplechase, including event details and ticketing, click here!

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The "Heroes Classic" Golf Tournament

April 29, 2018

The Ballantyne Hotel and Golf Club
10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
Charlotte, NC 28277
1:30 PM

The Independence Fund presents the "Heroes Classic" Golf Tournament. Proceeds will ...

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The "Heroes Classic" Golf Tournament

April 29, 2018

The Ballantyne Hotel and Golf Club
10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
Charlotte, NC 28277
1:30 PM

The Independence Fund presents the "Heroes Classic" Golf Tournament. Proceeds will benefit the missions of The Independence Fund, Susan M. Tillis Foundation, and Veterans Bridge Home. 

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*Tickets include lunch, one (1) drink ticket, and one (1) raffle ticket.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jessica at (704)-493-9848 or via email at [email protected].

Since 2007 we have made it our mission to empower our severely wounded Veterans and their Caregivers. Be a Hero to a Hero and donate today! http://bit.ly/2CXuZsU

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