SHOWING OUR GRATITUDE
Honoring the sacrifice of our military and veterans by helping provide for their children’s education.
SERVICE & SACRIFICE ARE IN THEIR DNA
Serving the children of our active duty military, veterans and those wounded or killed in defense of our country.
Providing the most comprehensive college and career counseling, test prep, and financial aid counseling program available today.
LIFE CHANGING IMPACT
Impacting the lives of our military kids and their entire families for generations to come.
HELP HONOR THEIR SACRIFICE
Join GI by sponsoring a deserving child in the GI College Success Academy.
Gratitude Initiative (GI) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit whose mission is to provide educational support and college scholarships to the children of our military service members, veterans, disabled veterans, and those killed in defense of our country.
GLOBAL ACCESS FOR OUR WORLDWIDE MILITARY
GI serves our military and veteran families around the globe, free of charge.
Gratitude Initiative provides the most comprehensive college and career counseling, test prep, and financial aid counseling program available today at no charge to the families we serve.
LIFE CHANGING IMPACT
To date, 100% of high school graduates in our program have been accepted into one or both of their top 2 college choices receiving an average financial aid award of $22,000 dollars per year, for four years.
Who we serve
CHILDREN IN GRADES 8TH -12TH WHO HAVE A PARENT THAT MEETS ONE OF THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA…
Active duty members of the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, & Coast Guard.
A veteran who was honorably discharged from active duty on or after 9/11/2001.
Reserve or National Guard members who were activated for active duty service since 9/11/01 & were deployed to a combat zone.
A combat wounded or disabled veteran with a service-connected injury.
A service member killed while on active duty.
Unmatched Full-Service Program
GI provides the most comprehensive online college & career counseling, test prep, and financial aid counseling program available today called the GI College Success Academy.
Global Access For Our World Wide Military
Live, degreed experts work directly with student and parents through the entire process via email, phone, and chat.
Up To 9 Years Of Service
The program is open to students in 8th-12th grades and support is provided through college graduation = up to 9 years of service!
GI Programs are completely FREE OF CHARGE to the families we serve.
Life Changing Results
Providing a Legacy of Gratitude:
Our program delivers extraordinary results positively impacting the lives of our military kids and their entire family for generations to come.
”“I’m the first child in my family to go to college. The GI program kept me on track step by step, how to get accepted by the right colleges, and achieve my goals.”Angel (Student), VA