restoring our warriors & communities

Rev. John Drinkard

John Drinkard (veteran)

Rev. John Drinkard served a tour of duty as a U.S. Marine Corps helicopter pilot in Vietnam. Today his work involves helping heal the wounded hearts and souls of Veterans coming home from war. He is an ordained minister at the Institute for Spiritual Development, an interfaith church. John is a hospice volunteer who works with Veterans at the end of life, a bereavement facilitator, and hospice Chaplain. He is the New Jersey contact for Soldier’s Heart and can be reached at