The Strength of Warriors

As the nation's first privately-funded facility dedicated exclusively to combat veterans and their family, we have the privilege of interacting with this special community every single day. That interaction has enabled us to gain a more complete and comprehensive understanding of the value of our nation's combat veterans - a story that is seldom told. We sought to share that perspective with a broader audience over the Independence Day Weekend, and you can read the full op-ed from the Richmond Times-Dispatch here.

Deb Alderson of Sotera joins BCR Board

Sotera President and CEO, Deb Alderson, Joins Board of Directors for Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness

HERNDON, Va., February 2, 2015 – Sotera Defense Solutions, a provider of mission-critical, technology-based systems, solutions and services for national security agencies and programs of the U.S. government, announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer, Deb Alderson, has been named to the Board of Directors for Boulder Crest Retreat.

Medal of Honor Recipient Joins Honorary Board

November 5, 2015 (Bluemont, Va.) Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness, (www.bouldercrestretreat.org), a rural retreat for wounded warriors and their families, names recently retired U.S. Army Ranger and Medal of Honor Recipient, Leroy Petry, to its Honorary Advisory Board. Petry’s personal experience, insight and dedication to supporting veterans will complement the work and mission of the retreat that provides combat stress recovery programs and recreational activities for wounded military and their families, all free of charge.

The Home Depot Foundation Donates $81,000 to BCR

July 24, 2014 - Bluemont, Va. The Home Depot® Foundation has donated $81,000 to Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness, the nation’s first permanent and private rural retreat for wounded U.S. military, veterans and their families. This gift will support the construction of a horse barn, horse run-in shelter and walled garden projects at the new 37-acre retreat.

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Annenberg Foundation Donates $1,100,000 to BCR

June 23, 2014 - Bluemont, Va. The Annenberg Foundation has donated $1,100,000 to Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness, the nation’s first permanent and private rural retreat for wounded U.S. military, veterans and their families. This gift is the second major contribution from the Annenberg Foundation and will support the construction and programming of the Wallis Annenberg Heroes Garden at the new 37-acre retreat.

Altria Group Donates $100,000 to Boulder Crest

Altria Group has donated $100,000 to Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness, the nation’s first permanent and private rural retreat for wounded U.S. military, veterans and their families. This gift is the second $100,000 contribution from Altria and will support family stays and recreational and therapeutic activities at the new 37-acre retreat that are provided at no cost to guests.