Formerly Healing Heroes Ministries

2018: Year in Review

We’re pleased to share the following highlights from 2018 – our first year offering retreats at the Task Force Heroes Renewal Center. All of the heroes that attend our retreats do so at no cost to them (approximately $1,000 value). It is solely for the donations of our generous supporters that they are able to attend. If you are able to sponsor or help to sponsor a hero to attend one of our retreats, we invite you to make a tax-deductible donation through our website.

61 veterans, firefighters, and police officers attended the 4-day retreats held at the Task Force Heroes Renewal Center between April 20 – November 1, 2018.

  • 21 chapel services conducted
    • 8 additional chapel services with communion
  • 14 mountain bike adventures
  • 14 archery competitions with instruction
  • 14 fly fishing sessions with individual lessons for all attendees
  • 126 meals served – all prepared by 1 staff member
  • 14 resiliency peer-to-peer groups
  • 28 peer-to-peer lessons using the 4 C’s of Godly visioning: Core, Capabilities, Context, Courage

Over 87 individuals have toured the facility in 2018.

Agencies Represented by Individual Attendees

  • Long Beach Fire Department
  • Los Angeles County Fire Department
  • Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
  • Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD)
  • Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Metro Division
  • Montana Tribal Police
  • Nashua Police Department, New Hampshire
  • New York City Police Department (NYPD)
  • Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Police Department
  • U.S. Army Veterans
  • U.S. Marine Corps Veterans

Veterans from the Following States

  • California
  • Montana
  • Oregon
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin

Conflicts Where Our Attendees have Served

  • Operation Iraqi Freedom
  • Operation Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan
  • Operation New Dawn-Iraq
  • Desert Storm-Iraq



Thank you for all of your support in 2018! Would you consider partnering with us in 2019? Your financial support allows us to extend our ministry to those we serve. Tax-deductible gifts can be made securely through our website. If you or someone you know would benefit from attending the Heroes Renewal Center, please apply to attend a retreat or contact us.

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