Active Hero

Active Heroes mission is to support U.S. military service members, veterans and their families through physical, educational, and emotional programs providing coping skills in an effort to eliminate suicide. In 2014, 92% of your contributions went to supporting veterans and their families.

Active Heroes’ vision is to eliminate military/veteran suicide. Support programs include: Retreat Center, Community Center, Active Challenges, Home Repair Outreach, and Annual Scholarships.

To make a tax-deductible donation CLICK HERE:

On July 27th, Active Heroes, LAC, CrossFit 927, CrossFit Jeffersontown, East End CrossFit,  and Movement Potential will work together to lift 1000 pounds for every dollar donated to raise awareness and help end veteran suicide. The donations will go directly to Active Heroes.  support the weight goal.
Pound Wave 3

The event is an all-day telethon hosted at WAVE3. We need you, your family and friends to come to the WAVE3 studio or the Louisville Athletic Club in Jeffersontown to lift weight with us while others answer phones to take donations on air that day for Active Heroes!

If you would like to lift weights on LIVE TV with us at the Louisville Athletic Club in Jeffersontown, we have the following times available:

5:30 am        6:30 am        7:30 am         11:30 am         6:00 pm

If you have any questions or are ready to register to lift (no cost) please contact Stephanie VonTrapp at

Qualifying lifts are:
bench press, squats, deadlift, pull-ups, bicep curls, tricep extension, shoulder presses, chest presses, butterflys, dumbbell flys, leg presses, kettlebell moves, and pushups (worth half body weight).