Challenge: Since returning from Iraq, VetStarts founder and disabled Army veteran, Vince Leone struggled daily with the physical and invisible wounds from combat in his transition from the military. After serving in vital missions around the world, many veterans like Vince feel a lost sense of identity, clarity of purpose, and the camaraderie they came to know in the military. Many are also trying to cope with service-related trauma combined with strained family relationships which leave them feeling stuck, forgotten, isolated, and hopeless. Every day 22 veterans commit suicide…. Until Now! Vision: "For all returning veterans, and their loved ones, to have Hope for Today, and a Plan for Tomorrow." VetStarts is a national veteran-operated, and donor-driven, 501(c)3 training and coaching organization committed to making a significant and sustainable difference in the lives of our military clients. "We measure success one veteran, one family, one day at a time. Mission: "Create Community Movements to Equip Veterans to Return, Learn, and Earn with Continued Significance." Our military-experienced coaches Connect, Train, Coach, and Launch our clients to start, or jump-start meaningful new lives, rewarding new careers. We equip our clients to: -Understand their identity and purpose outside the military, discover their unique strengths, gifts, passions, values, and beliefs while enhancing relationship skills. -Develop passion-driven vision and mission statements and a 12-month Game Plan. -Thrive with one year of individual coaching along with the camaraderie of a tribe of like-minded veterans and their family members. Programs: VetStarts offers weekly WarriorArt workshops and coaching sessions, monthly military career transition, and entrepreneur workshops, and quarterly military marriage classes. Our services are provided at no cost to the majority of our clients.