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WAYPOINT VETS, INC.

Honor the Fallen by Living

WHITES CREEK, TN   |  http://www.WaypointVets.org

Mission

"Uniting and Empowering Veterans through Camaraderie and Adventure"

Ruling year info

2019

Founder / Director

Sarah Lee

Operations Manager

Lore Harmon

Main address

P.O. Box 118

WHITES CREEK, TN 37189 USA

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EIN

83-4535965

NTEE code info

Military/Veterans' Organizations (W30)

IRS filing requirement

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Communication

Blog

Programs and results

What we aim to solve

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Waypoint Vets is a veteran-run 501(c)(3) charitable organization with the mission of Uniting and Empowering Veterans through Camaraderie and Adventure. The Waypoint Vets experience combines mental and physical intensity with the beauty of nature to deliver unique clarity and lasting healing to military veterans. We are actively combating Post Traumatic Stress, Military Sexual Trauma, and Suicidal Ideation on a national scale.

Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

WAYPOINT VETS

"Uniting and Empowering Veterans through Camaraderie and Adventure."

Population(s) Served
Veterans
Military personnel

Where we work

Our results

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of programs documented

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Population(s) Served

People with physical disabilities, Victims of conflict and war, Victims of crime and abuse, Military personnel, Veterans

Related Program

WAYPOINT VETS

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Holding steady

Context Notes

Number of National Adventures held annually to show consistent organizational growth. In 3 years, we have served over 250 at-risk military veterans in over 40 states through 23 therapeutic retreats.

Number of testimonies offered

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Population(s) Served

People with physical disabilities, Veterans, Military personnel, Victims of conflict and war, Victims of crime and abuse

Related Program

WAYPOINT VETS

Type of Metric

Outcome - describing the effects on people or issues

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context Notes

Veteran Participants who have shared publicly about their experiences of healing with Waypoint Vets.

Total dollars received in contributions

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Population(s) Served

Veterans, Military personnel, Victims of conflict and war, Victims of crime and abuse, Victims of disaster

Related Program

WAYPOINT VETS

Type of Metric

Input - describing resources we use

Direction of Success

Holding steady

Context Notes

This metric shows a consistent increase in the outpouring of support toward our Mission as we continue to grow responsibly while maintaining transparency, impact, and standard of experience.

Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Population(s) Served

People with physical disabilities, Victims of conflict and war, Victims of crime and abuse, Military personnel, Veterans

Related Program

WAYPOINT VETS

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Context Notes

Displays annual accumulative time volunteered among our Board and Team, steadily increasing as our team of veteran volunteers grows.

Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

We are creating a national network of both professional and peer support, and have deeply impacted deserving military veterans in more than 35 states since receiving our IRS Letter of Determination in 2019 and becoming operational in Fall of 2020.

Financials

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Operations

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WAYPOINT VETS, INC.

Board of directors
as of 01/20/2024
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Sarah Lee

WAYPOINT VETS

Term: 2019 -

Sarah Lee

Founder

Jacqueline Wilder

Secretary

Lore Harmon

Operations Manager

Jonathan Bell

Treasurer

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 1/20/2024

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Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Female
Disability status
Person with a disability

The organization's co-leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
White/Caucasian/European
Gender identity
Female
Disability status
Person with a disability

Race & ethnicity

No data

Gender identity

No data

Transgender Identity

No data

Sexual orientation

No data

Disability