Congressman Sanford Bishop

Representing the 2nd District of Georgia

CONGRESSMAN BISHOP HONORED FOR HIS SERVICE TO OUR NATION’S VETERANS

Jul 10, 2014
Press Release
RECIEVES WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT CHALLENGE COIN

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) was honored for his service to our wounded warriors by being presented a challenge coin by the Wounded Warrior Project® (WPP). The WWP serves injured post-9/11 veterans, service members, and their families through raising awareness and enlisting the public's aid for the needs of injured service members; helping injured service members aid and assist each other; and providing unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members.

“I am humbled by the presentation of this challenge coin,” said Congressman Bishop. “Supporting the heroes of the U.S. military is a cause near and dear to my heart. The coin will sit proudly in my office, reminding me to continue working for our service members, veterans, and their families.”

“We are very happy to recognize Congressman Bishop’s efforts on behalf of our service members and veterans, and look forward to the future of our partnership in service to our wounded warriors,” said Charlie Abell, Executive Vice President of Government Affairs for the Wounded Warrior Project.

Executive Vice President of Government Affairs Charlie Abell and Chief of Staff John Molino presented Congressman Bishop with the Wounded Warrior Project Challenge Coin for his longtime support of the project and for his career’s service to veterans. To read more about Congressman Bishop’s work with the Wounded Warrior Project, please click here or here. To view and download a picture of the coin presentation, please click here.

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