Modern Warrior

The story and sound of a combat veteran's journey

Your donation will support performances, collaborative workshops and the sharing of veteran stories. 

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If sending check, please make out to our Fiscal Agent:
Cuyahoga Community College Foundation (with Modern Warrior LIVE in the memo section)
Attention: Melanie Majikas
700 Carnegie Ave. Cleveland, OH - 44115
Phone: 216-987-4796

For Sponsorships & further Information regarding supporting Modern Warrior LIVE,  please contact: 

Michael Kaufmann -


What We've Accomplished in our First Six Months:

  • Created a 75-minute show of Modern Warrior LIVE

  • Performed a total of 11 shows in Cleveland, Easton, Chicago, Akron & New York City

  • Provide over 600 complimentary tickets to veterans & their families 

  • Performed for over 300 health care professionals through Summa Health & the International Society for Traumatic Stress Conference 

  • Hosted 8 talk-backs / engaging discussions with health care providers & veterans

  • Received endorsements from former Secretary of Veterans Affairs, United War Veterans Council, Louis B. Stokes VA in Cleveland, and numerous other veteran / medical organizations

  • Reached over 125,000 unique views via Social Media


The Modern Warrior initiative aims to build bridges between veteran and civilian communities through live performances, collaborative workshops, sharing veteran stories and informative panel discussions. Modern Warrior works to help destigmatize our veterans’ experiences through deeper understanding from the community and by providing inspirational hope for all.

Modern Warrior LIVE is registered as a non-profit organization, and 501(C)(3) tax-exempt status is pending.

WATCH: Introducing Modern Warrior