Get Involved

There are many ways you can be active in supporting Operation Ward 57 and wounded soldiers.


Adopt A Family Returns in 2021!

Read all the requirements and FAQ on the website!

Operation Ward 57 supports wounded, injured and ill service members, veterans, their caregivers and those that aid in their recovery by providing assistance and outreach in their recovery, comfort and morale, and through advocacy, education and promotion of their circumstances.

Thanksgiving Food Drive

Join Abigail Cole Racing and Operation Ward 57 this Thanksgiving to support our Veteran families by placing a warm hearty meal on their table. This is our way to give THANKS to those whom have served. If you are local to Orting or Auburn, WA we will be partnering with Abigail Cole Racing to also accept in person donations of canned goods and supplies. Contact us to arrange drop off!    What to Include in Your Kit: Disposable Foil...

Race Director’s Speed Series

To Register: Click HERE Use Code OW57SPEED to Save 20%! NEW! IN-PERSON, socially-distanced, no-frills racing series in Seattle! This is NOT a virtual race! 1 mile, 5k and 10k distances. Multiple dates at Magnuson Park. Benefitting Operation Ward 57!  Limited...

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Adopt A Family Returns in 2020

APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN 10/1 AND PAIRING WILL BEGIN ON 11/1 Our goal is to help wounded warrior military families and gold star families in need with Christmas and Hanukkah presents for their children, along with a grocery gift card or prepaid Visa gift card for...

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As seen on Fox News! Join Operation Ward 57, Stephen "Bones" Reid and Spartan Races to help raise funds for essential Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for first responders and all our medical personnel in response to the COVID-19 crisis.  Note: Spartan codes...

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Get Involved

There are many ways you can be active in supporting Operation Ward 57 and wounded soldiers. There are many ways that you can become involved and contribute including purchasing an official Operation Ward 57 shirt, join our social networks and share us with family and friends, and to volunteer with us.

Upcoming Events

No events at this time.  But you can check out some of our past events below.  Recent events included 3 Doors Down, Alice in Chains, Collective Soul rock concerts, Rodney Atkins country music concert and Mixed Martial Arts competitions.

If a wounded warrior wants to attend a show anywhere in the country, we will arrange entrance for them (subject to availability).

Our Programs

Warrior & Caregiver Support

We offer morale and comfort items, visit patients, deliver dvds and video games, serve the needs of families and children, offer storage and supplies, and service animal support.

Honor & Courage

The Honor & Courage Hotline is available 24/7 to any era Veteran, service member, family member or caregiver as well as all Law Enforcement Officers, Fire Fighters and First Responders.

Deployment Support

Active duty service members who work on the ward, have volunteered, or served as a combat medic and then deploy, are provided substantial care packages.

Holiday Cheer

OPW57 creates morale and spirit boosting events and gifts for patients, families and staff with the support of your donations and shop purchases.

Visit Our Shop

The following are some of our best-selling items in the shop.  You can help us support wounded veterans and their families by purchasing items from our shop and/or donating.