Perspective and progress without pity and politics.

What We Do



The Heart and Armor Foundation aims to protect the health of veterans, and to connect civilians to the experience of military service members.

What We Support 

Scientific and community programming at the University of California, San Francisco, the Northern California Institute for Research and Education, the San Francisco VA Medical Center and the Presidio Trust.

Focus Areas 

  • Healing mental health wounds with scientific discovery

  • Supporting women veterans with specialized research

  • Reducing isolation with peer-driven community programming

  • Increasing cultural connections between veterans and civilians