Carrie Underwood Raises Over $420,000 for Veterans


Carrie Underwood has always been known for having a heart of gold and this time was no different as she announced that her recent tour had raised $420,000 for veterans in need. 

$420K Raised at the Denim & Rhinestones Tour

Carrie Underwood's dedication to supporting veterans and their families was on full display during her Denim & Rhinestones Tour, where she announced a remarkable achievement. 

Through the generosity of her fans, a total of $420,316 was raised to benefit The Tunnel to Towers Foundation. Carrie has a long-standing tradition of allocating a portion of ticket sales from her tours to support worthwhile causes, and she continued this tradition by designating a $1 donation from each ticket sold for to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation. 

The foundation's noble mission includes providing mortgage-free homes to Gold Star and fallen first responder families with young children, constructing specially adapted smart homes for severely injured veterans and first responders, and actively working to combat veteran homelessness and support victims of significant U.S. disasters. 

A Look Back at Underwood’s Philanthropy 

Carrie Underwood's philanthropic achievements stand as a testament to her unwavering commitment to making a positive impact on the world. Throughout her career, she has consistently used her platform and success to support causes close to her heart. 

From allocating portions of ticket sales to charities during her tours to organizing special events, Carrie’s contributions have extended to a range of causes, including supporting veterans and their families, promoting education and literacy, and addressing issues related to child hunger. 

Carrie also actively engages in charitable work and lends her voice to raise awareness for various humanitarian efforts. Her philanthropic endeavors not only showcase her talent as an artist but also her genuine compassion for those in need.

The Tunnel to Towers Foundation

The Tunnel to Towers Foundation is a respected non-profit organization dedicated to honoring the sacrifice of first responders and military personnel while providing support to their families. 

Its mission is to ensure that the legacy of those who have given their lives in the line of duty lives on through its various programs. These programs include building specially adapted smart homes for severely injured veterans, paying off the mortgages of fallen first responders' families, and providing financial assistance to those affected by catastrophic events.

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