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 H&F May ’14 Recap

“Life is short, live it. Love is rare, grab it. Anger is bad, dump it. Fear is awful, face it. Memories are sweet, cherish it.” – Unknown   These women never cease to amaze me! This weekend, like all of the WidowU weekends, has opened my eyes that much more and showed me what the strength of one’s soul can do. I caught myself

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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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