Today was an outstanding day as the leadership team from the Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation accepted a check for $10,000 from the Harnish Auto Family. We were chosen to be the beneficiary of their March Hometown Heroes Campaign where every first responder or veteran who visited any of the 5 family dealerships, VW of […]
The HOMETOWN HEROES campaign presented by the Harnish Family Auto Dealers is going strong and half way there til the last day on the 18th. Please spread this to any first responder or veteran, active military that you can. They are giving $50 gift certificates to those who serve our communities and country for just […]
It was another successful event with hundreds of runners and, what seemed to be the entire community of Gig Harbor and beyond turning out to cheer them on. We are grateful for the participation and support. View the highlights here.
We heard from powerful speakers about living with the memory of being trapped inside the World Trade Center in 9-11. We celebrated successful events including Race for a Soldier, Pull for a Solider, and Swing for a Solider. Watch our inspiring video here.
THE 2019 VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED! If you are still interested in volunteering, please click here! The Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation’s event Race For a Soldier is seeking the right candidate as our Volunteer Coordinator for the the 9th annual 10 miler and 5k. Key responsibilities include: recruit and manage volunteers, coordinate training, assign […]
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Now in its fifth year, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Observed on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year […]
Posted on September 6, 2017 Leaders, veterans and family members behind the Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation want to change the post-traumatic stress discussion to an effort focused on post-traumatic growth. The foundation is launching a new program that cultivates and facilitates post-traumatic growth in warriors coming home from war. Their program will get a […]
Reflecting on that horrendous day of 9/11 at the Freedom Tower and memorial in New York is a somber experience and for thousands if not millions will always be stingingly painful. Many young men and women saw that day as a call to arms and signed up to protect our country and our way of […]
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” — JFK On this Veterans Day, the Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation is committed to elevating the lives of our Veterans and their families while pledging to live worthy of the 1% […]