Veterans United Foundation Invests Project Zero’s Outdoor Wellness Program

Veterans United Foundation Awards $15,000 Grant to Project Zero’s Outdoor Program

Project Zero, the pioneering nonprofit dedicated to transforming the wellbeing of first responders and veterans, is thrilled to announce the generous award of a $15,000 grant from Veterans United Foundation. This significant grant will empower Project Zero to further its mission of promoting wellness among our nation’s heroes through the expansion of the Project Zero Outdoor Program.

About Project Zero

Project Zero is on a relentless mission to change the narrative around how we do wellness and provide a lifeline to the brave individuals who selflessly protect our communities. Through a total wellness approach, Project Zero offers wellness services such as counseling, outdoor adventure, and physical wellness. However, one of the most innovative and impactful initiatives is the Project Zero Outdoor Program.

The Project Zero Outdoor Program

At Project Zero, we believe that healing and growth can often be found in the great outdoors. The Project Zero Outdoor Program harnesses the power of nature to promote the social and mental wellness of first responders and veterans. Through a variety of outdoor activities, including overlanding, camping, and fishing, participants find a renewed sense of purpose, camaraderie, and resilience.

Veterans United Foundation’s Support

The grant from Veterans United Foundation marks a significant milestone for Project Zero. The $15,000 award will be instrumental in expanding and enhancing the Project Zero Outdoor Program. This generous contribution will enable us to offer more outdoor experiences to a greater number of veterans and first responders, providing them with the tools and support needed to overcome the unique challenges they face.

Project Zero’s Executive Director, Kyle Shutic, expressed his gratitude, saying, “We are deeply honored and thankful for the support from Veterans United Foundation. Their commitment to our mission will directly impact the lives of our heroes. With this grant, we will be able to create even more opportunities for first responders and veterans to #GetOutThere”

Join Us in Making a Difference

Project Zero invites all individuals, organizations, and communities to join us in making a difference in the lives of those who have dedicated themselves to serving others. By supporting the Project Zero Outdoor Program, you play a pivotal role in the journey toward a brighter and healthier future for our veterans and first responders.

For more information about Project Zero, our programs, or how you can get involved, please visit or contact us at

About Veterans United Foundation

Veterans United Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Veterans United Home Loans, one of the nation’s leading VA mortgage lenders. The foundation is committed to enhancing the lives of veterans and military families by supporting organizations that directly impact their wellbeing.

For media inquiries or further information, please contact:

Media Contact:

Kyle Shutic
Executive Director, Project Zero
Phone: ‪(832) 356-8865‬

With the generous support of Veterans United Foundation, Project Zero is poised to make an even greater impact on the lives of veterans and first responders. Together, we are harnessing the healing power of the outdoors to empower our heroes on their path to wellness and resilience.