4Heroes4Life is a social enterprise, designed to bridge the gap between business and nonprofit, generating multiple streams of continuous income that support our own programs of healing for veterans and public service heroes to benefit the greater social good.
Our strategic alliance with Oliver Perry’s 501(c)3 nonprofit Veteran Adventures Inc allows us to effectively campaign our signature products and services for the purpose of providing support programs around the behavioral health issue of PTSD. With the help of community, including organizations, businesses, and individuals to support the cause, we will help many heroes with health and healing, housing, careers, education, and our incubator for hero entrepreneurs.
Let’s Join Forces together for genuine goodwill by investing in goods and services to underwrite the variety and quality of programs needed to help veterans and public service heroes live prosperous, self-sustaining lives.
4Heroes4Life embraces a sense of purpose and community to offer hope and healing to our nation’s heroes around the behavioral health issue of PTSD through a movement of genuine goodwill.
Our purpose is Heroes Helping Heroes through a movement of Hope and Healing. We are driven by a desire to help our nation's veterans, active duty personnel, law enforcement, fire and rescue workers, doctors, nurses, educators and their families to heal from the wounds of first-hand and second-hand PTSD
4Heroes4Life embraces a value-based community relationship bringing a strong return on community (ROC) by supporting heroes who have made great sacrifices to serve each and every one of us. Our innovative approach to 21st century fundraising strategies uses a self-sustaining business model to generate significant return that will fund and grow our healing programs.
Rather than soliciting donations or using government funding, we raise capital that supports our programs through a value community equation using anyway money (money that would be spent anyway, such as CRV recycling fees) and by delivering unique, quality product offerings designed to support our cause. Through this Value Community Exchange, a best value to the community is realized through a strong Return on Heroes (ROH).
Our programs will plant the seeds for heroes to succeed in other social enterprises as self-sustaining entities of their own. We will educate and advocate to lay the groundwork for a fertile ecosystem of social enterprising by multiplying its social value to a network of communities across the globe.
We believe this is the solution to the challenges of Keeping America Beautiful, Greening Up our Country, as well as creating and funding much needed programs for Our Nation's Heroes and Service members,. We ALL owe it to our nation's Heroes and their families to do our part by remembering the sacrifices and hardships they have faced, and may NOW face, in their service for our freedom and liberty. We are simply asking that you embrace our "sort at the source" concept, accept the challenge for our planet, and help raise funds for our heroes and their families.
Working in partnership with successful social enterprising Entrepreneurs, investors and companies, 4Heroes4Life will be creating unique product offerings to maximize ROI (Return On Investment) for it's capital placement and partners as well as creating additional capital reserves to contribute to the pool of resources supporting the nation's Heroes and their families.
Our purpose and passion is driven by our own personal stories. Yes, in MANY ways, it is personal. By us witnessing firsthand the results and the gap in services not presently available for us veterans, heroes and our families. Heroes and their families should never be subject to this type of sometimes devastating situation in their time of need "Heroes Helping Heroes" will do EVERYTHING in our power to make sure heroes and their families have a better chance than we did. We invite you to embrace the challenge, and join us, by choosing to support 4Heroes4Life with a sense of purpose today
4Heroes4Life CEO and Board is Made Up of Veterans and Family Minded Folks Who Care About The Health and Well Being Of Their Community
Mark George brings 30 years of experience as a Navy Vet, Firefighter, Deputy Fire Marshal, Board Chair to several non-profit, and a Social Entrepreneur to several Social Enterprises (before there was even a name for it). Mark also has a unique perspective growing up in a military family and suffering from his own “silent wounds” himself (P.T.S.D.) Mark George, a graduate of Stephen Watts Kearny High School, San Diego, California. Entered United States Navy in 1978, after completing his tour of 4 years on board the USS MIDWAY (CV-41) in Yokosuka Japan, Mark returned to San Diego to continue as a civil servant becoming a San Diego Firefighter, where he ascended to the rank of Deputy Fire Marshal.
"The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision." --
Margie Glickman Jones is an educator and consultant with over 32 years experience as a teacher, lecturer, writer, and editor. She has taught and mentored at all levels from preschool to postgraduate, including supporting parents as teachers. Margie holds a Master's degree in Teaching and Learning from the University of San Diego at California. Bolstered by love and support from her community of friends, Margie’s passion for helping others moves her to embrace the cause by working with heroes and their families to support and enrich their lives through a variety of services designed to reach out with genuine goodwill, hope, and compassion. Margie brings the spirit of our community where diversity is celebrated through the belief that we are more alike than different. "You can't bottle that stuff but somehow we have to capture it and put it forth in all we do.".