The Highland Games were hosted this year at Active Heroes’ Retreat Center in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. The participants were beautifully clad in their Scottish kilts while throwing hammers and sheaf tossing. Although, the morning started out cold, the day warmed up and the athletes won their awards for the day. That day a world record was achieved!
Our most recent Aiming for Zero event was hosted in Maine. Steve Bedell joined forces with Jason Beam and hosted the event to support Active Heroes.
Active Heroes is proud to announce Stepping up For Heroes support for National Veterans and Military Families Month. Over 20 veterans a month commit suicide and together we are making a difference.
Sullivan University partners with Active Heroes to give away scholarships each year. This year we gave away two scholarships worth $70,000.00! Our winners this year are Nathan P Aseltine and Breanne Wise.
This month they chose us! Active Heroes is the proud recipient of a, little over, $1300.00 check as a donation to our heroes. Our Executive Administrative Assistant went to the store location in the Oxmoor Mall to meet the manager and some of the staff to pickup the generous gift.
Active Heroes provides horseback riding at our Retreat Center in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. Horseback riding is a therapeutic way to get involved with nature and it’s relaxing qualities. Horseback riding is known to reduce symptoms of anxiety, ptsd, and depression.
John Sherrod completed a 70.3 mile swim\bike\run event for Active Heroes mission to end veteran suicide, in 92 degree weather!
John honors a friend, a marine veteran, who suffered from combat PTSD and depression who lost his life to suicide. Even though John is not a veteran, he often regrets not serving. John now serves our country through his triathalon campaign. John has raised so far just over $6,000.00 to help support Active Heroes and our cause to support veterans with a mission to end veteran suicide.
In Renron, Washington there lives a little girl, she is eight years old, and her name is Ellie Chang. Ellie is a gymnast, and Ellie is an advocate for veteran suicide awareness. Ellie started an online video of her pushup challenge for Active Heroes. This adorable little girl will amaze you with her heart for veterans. Ellie has an uncle that served in Iraq, another unclie that currently serves on a submarine in the Navy, Ellies granfather on her dad’s side was in the Korean War, her grandfather on her mom’s side served in the US Army, and her great grandfather on her mom’s side flew P-47 Thunderbolts in WWII for the Army Airforce.
Total Pro Roofing to Provide Free Roof for Veteran Johnnie Landers on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - Hall County / Gainesville In 2016, Total Pro Roofing started a Free Roofs for Troops program to give back to veterans. This program provides free roof replacements by...
Have you ever felt weightless? Completely and utterly weightless. Imagine if you can, not using a single muscle to hold your body up. Imagine how that would feel, effortlessly being in one place. That’s how it feels to float in a floatation pod at ACQUA Wellness.
There’s a lot going on in the world today. It’s enough to make a person forget the good things, the people who really stand up for a cause and support those who need it. It’s not enough to stop this group of Combat Vets from hopping on their hogs and getting together to celebrate and support important causes they believe in!
Active Heroes Zumbathon Program supports military families and our mission to end veteran suicide.
Active Heroes Retreat Center Cabins Available
Covid-19 Stress Relief Tips During this time of Covid-19, we all are trying to adjust to a “new normal”. The byproduct of change and the unknown is typically stress. We are geared for routine and the known. Even those who have to make adjustments on a consistent...
Active Heroes Retreat Center to Host Ribbon Cutting for Dog Park and Amphitheater Ceremony Includes music from Tyler Warden and John D’Amato and Trouble Junction LOUISVILLE, KY (June 11, 2019) – The Active Heroes Retreat Center will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to...
CKE Restaurants Inc., parent company of Hardee’s® and Carl’s Jr.®, today announced the launch of its eighth annual Stars for Heroes program. The in-store fundraising initiative harnesses the compassion and generosity of its customers, franchisees and employees to...