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Give all you can, even a little. Every dollar we receive allows us to provide meaningful services to injured athletes, veterans with PTSD/Trauma disorders and those affected by substance abuse. Whether you make a one-time gift, or become a monthly partner, we are so grateful for your generosity. All donations are tax-deductible, per instructions from your financial advisor.

AKAL Institute is a 501(c)(3) not-for- profit, private operating foundation, incorporated in 1988, certified in Virginia on August 22, 1991 and received tax exempt status on January 18, 1991 EIN 54-1511748.

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Join Us As A Volunteer

The Volunteer Program at AKAL Institute is an essential part of all our operations. We believe that volunteering and being of service to others is beneficial in working toward the formation of a positive sober identity. Volunteer opportunities are plentiful at our Shenandoah Wellness & Transitional Living Centers.

We need volunteers in community relations, media relations, copywriting, fundraising, and administrative support.

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Become A Corporate Partner

Teaming with AKAL Institute as a corporate partner enables you to create events, products and programs designed to increase your company’s customer loyalty and improve employee morale. Our marketing team works with you to tell customers about your caring support. Of course, you will also have the satisfaction of knowing you’ve made a real difference in the lives of injured athletes, veterans with PTSD/ Trauma disorders and those affected by substance abuse.

To learn more, contact us at info@akalinstitute.org

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