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A desire to identify and fund “transformational change to benefit mankind,” led Dick Schulze to start the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation.
Since then, the foundation has invested heavily in the Southwest Florida region, and The Salvation Army specifically. “The Schulze family made giving back a priority,” said Major Tim Gilliam, Area Commander for The Salvation Army, “and others were inspired to give as well.”
He rose to fame as a Major League Baseball All-Star and fell hard when substance abuse and a myriad of health problems landed him in prison and contemplating suicide.
Hear, firsthand, the compelling story of how he found his way to wholeness and stability in spite of it all.