For Your Next Chapter

WidowU is dedicated to helping inspire the spouses of our fallen heroes to see that they have the ability to live the lives they deserve. A series of scholarship-based courses and related resources provides military widows with the tools, empowerment and education for the next steps on their journey.

WidowU Overcoming Obstacles- Nature Edition ’18

“The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quite alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature. As longs as this exists, and it certainly always

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Meet some of the WidowU alumni and hear what they have to say about the program.

WidowU Mentor Inspirational Stories

Mimi Ferritti

On June 20, 2007 my world stopped spinning. My husband, my love, had been killed in Iraq. Shawn was a Marine Corps EOD Tech, and he...
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Genesa Richards

As cliché as it is, “Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” At the age of 23, I was left as a...
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Shenneth Canegata

My name is Shenneth Canegata and I live in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. Once upon a time I reveled in the fact that I was...
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