“On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.”

Dan Lipinski


“For the first time in three years I went to the mall with my girlfriends thanks to my Service Dog, Thank you”

– Crystal 2014 –


“Having the Service Dog in my life, gave me my life back! My wife and I are back together with my son”

– Oz 2014 –


“This outing let me know I can challenge myself in the civilian world like I did in Combat”

– Mark 2013 –


“Your personal connection and passion for the cause makes your emotions felt by every member of the audience. Your words paint a picture no graphic ever could”

– Graduate student, Citadel 2013 –


“Rich is one of the most poignant, powerful and knowledgeable speakers I have ever encountered in my career teaching at universities”

– Dr. Matthew Zommer, Citadel 2013 –


“You maddened me, saddened me, and inspired me, all in one speech; amazing”

– Ride for the Heroes, 2011 –


“I listened to your every word, you were telling my story, the story I could never tell, Thank you”

– MMCN Conference, 2012 –


“Thank you for telling the truth, for being a voice to the voiceless, please never stop speaking out, we need you”

– Veteran at Yarmouth Memorial Day speech 2012 –