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Music with Veterans in the Time of COVID

Heroes’ Voices has touched the lives of thousands of veterans over the last seven years. This year we have had to find new and creative ways to help our Veterans. Since the onset of the coronavirus in the spring, we have had to draw down our in-person programming for veterans: We suspended all of our […]

Guitar Corps Makes Music Online

This week Heroes’ Voices will begin offering free guitar lessons to veterans online. For the last six years, Heroes’ Voices has been providing free guitars and free guitar lessons to veterans, bringing music into the lives of many men and women who selflessly served our country. Research we sponsored at the Menlo Park VA showed […]

News from the Front

Heroes’ Voices continues to wage war on Post Traumatic Stress and other health challenges related to military service. For the last six years, Heroes’ Voices has been touching the lives of thousands of veterans with the healing power of music and poetry. In the past year: We began new programming at San Quentin State Prison. […]

The Soldier’s Journey 2019

On this Memorial Day, Heroes’ Voices is pleased to announce that 265 poems were submitted to the 2019 Heroes’ Voices National Veterans Poetry Contest by 130 Veterans from 36 states. One-third of the poets who entered the contest are women. The winning poems will be announced on June 23 at the San Francisco performance of […]

FINAL DAYS: Third Annual National Veterans Poetry Contest

There are just a few days left to submit poems to the Heroes’ Voices third annual National Veterans Poetry Contest. The number of this year’s entries far exceeds the last two years with more than 160 entries from 30 different states. This represents an increase of more than 50% from 2018! We anticipate a final rush […]

Third Annual National Veterans Poetry Contest

Heroes’ Voices is very proud to announce the Third annual National Veterans Poetry Contest. The theme of the contest is once again The Soldier’s Journey. Last year we received over 300 poems from more than 120 contestants in 37 states. We expect many more entries this year. We are offering cash prizes for the top four poems […]