American Veterans
Disabled For Life Memorial

Our nation’s first permanent public tribute to disabled veterans past and present.


AHA Partnership
Hero Dog Awards

Protecting society’s most vulnerable populations -- neglected and abused animals and
honoring the lives of America’s Hero Dogs; often ordinary dogs who do extraordinary things.


Debt of Honor
Disabled Veterans in American History

Debt of Honor examines the way in which the American government
and society as a whole have regarded disabled veterans throughout history.

The Official Website of Mrs. Lois Pope, The Lois Pope Life Foundation & LIFE

For more than two decades Lois Pope,
 the Lois Pope LIFE Foundation, Inc. and Leaders in Furthering
 Education have given LIFE to those who are disadvantaged,
 marginalized, or forgotten because of disabilities, socio-economic 
status, neglect, age, abuse, and other barriers. Mrs. Pope has been the driving force behind the Lois Pope LIFE Center at the University of Miami School of Medicine, The American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, a summer camp program serving thousands of underprivileged children and a groundbreaking new program with American Humane Association. Learn More

What’s on Lois’ Mind?
  • harley
    For Harley: Let’s Shut Puppy Mills Now!

    A true American hero died last week, and I – and, in fact, all of us – should be deeply saddened. For while Harley had but one eye, he saw, and experienced, atrocities that none of us could even conjure up with full sight. Harley......

  • holiday-season
    This Holiday Season: Dedicating to Faith, Hope, and Charity

    “Faith, Hope, and Charity.” I first learned of these three virtues in the parochial school I attended growing up in Philadelphia. I was taught that they are from the Apostle Paul’s First Epistle to the Corinthians and, that of the three, the greatest is charity.......

  • service-dogs
    Bringing Military Service Dogs Home

    Alex used his uncanny sense of smell to find improvised explosive devices in the Zahri district of Kandahar. Archie engaged in a gun battle against Taliban militants as part of the US Army 67th Engineer Detachment. And Altos was injured during combat operations in Afghanistan.......

#MemorialDay: Less About the 1st Day of Summer and More about Honor and Service to #Veterans…

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