With a simple act of GIVING, you have the ability to make the LIVES of our military families, who SACRIFICE so much, a little BETTER.
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Dad Deployed At The Holidays
$200 Still Needed
With Dad deployed to Europe, the holidays and entering the new year will be tough for these 5 children and their mother. Money is always tight with a family this large, but deployment is making it even tougher to make ends meet. Help us put a smile on the faces of the family by making sure their table is full even if there is one empty place setting.
Family Needs Help Until Veteran Back on His Feet
$1,798 Still Needed
Still struggling with injuries and post-traumatic stress from his deployments to Afghanistan, this soldier was recently hospitalized for an extended period of time. The family lost a significant amount of their monthly income, and there has been a considerable delay in processing his short-term disability paperwork with his employer. The family is facing a loss of their housing and vehicle and other bills. Your support will allow them to focus on healing and getting back on their feet.
Help Prevent Setback From Becoming a Crisis
$360 Still Needed
Because of an extra pay period for this combat veteran, one of his critical benefits was cut off, resulting in the family not receiving much needed income and forcing them to resubmit for continued benefits. The sudden loss of this income combined with the delay in reinstatement has left them short on funds for food and utilities. With winter bearing down on much of the country, your help can make a difference between a temporary financial setback and a crisis for this family.
Coping With Injuries and Now Benefits Delay
$3,103 Still Needed
Medically retired at the end of fall, this combat veteran had just started a new job when his injuries worsened, preventing him from working and resulting in his being let go from the company. His unemployment paperwork has been approved, but a glitch has resulted in a significant delay in receipt of his benefits. He is now facing eviction and loss of his only vehicle. With your help, we can prevent this from happening while he sorts out the delay in benefits.
Husband Returned From Middle East With Injuries
$300 Still Needed
After her husband recently returned from the Middle East with an injury that has gotten progressively worse, this spouse has been unable to work due to the need to travel to appointments and care for her husband. The loss of income has been significant because they have 7 children and the groceries alone are a large expense. We can help ease the impact during this transitional period by helping with food for the month.
Difficult Times Lead to More Worries
$802 Still Needed
This retired Army National Guard member, combat veteran and father of three was hurt badly this summer and was unable to work for some time. His wife is also disabled, and the combined health issues have been a real strain on the family. They have done their best to make ends meet, but they have not been able to catch up with utilities and are now worried they will have no heat for the winter. Help us give them gift of warmth for the new year.
Suffering Veteran May Lose Vehicle
$846 Still Needed
This medically retired Army veteran is working with the VA doctors to try and diagnose what is causing his worsening pain and health. It is bad enough to affect his day-to-day living, and he cannot work and stays with family. He is now at risk of losing his vehicle, which he needs to continue his care and find an answer. Please help us prevent the veteran from losing his vehicle.
Deploying Soldier Worries For Family
$2,175 Still Needed
The spouse of this soldier has significant health problems, and as he faces a long tour overseas in the New Year, he worries about a support system for her and their children. He would like to move her to a place near her family so they can help her, but cannot afford the whole cost of setting up the home. With your help, he won't have to worry about his family when he is so far from home.
Help Before The Winter Snows Come
$736 Still Needed
Totally and permanently disabled due to his service connected disabilities, this young Army veteran tried to apply for assistance with his utility but the letter from his doctor was lost, causing the entire amount to become due. He also is in need of tires before the winter snows come. With your help, we can get him back on track and ensure he is safe as he travels to his appointments in bad weather.
Still In Pain from Numerous Combat Injuries
$615 Still Needed
Pain from fractures and surgeries still plagues this medically retired Air National guard member, and it has been tough to function day to day. He has just recently been approved for vocational rehabilitation and he is looking forward to a more stable and secure future even with his residual injuries. Standing in his way at this time are his financial worries. Please help him with his fresh start by assisting with housing and utility costs that he has been unable to catch up on.
Car Repair Takes Most of Monthly Income
$340 Still Needed
The only vehicle of this twice-deployed combat veteran desperately needed critical repairs, and the costs involved were more than he and his wife could absorb when their only income is his disability and her caregiver stipend. Because they needed to make the repair immediately, they could not make their housing payment this month. With just a little help with rent, they can get back on track.
Disability Claim Closed in Error
$415 Still Needed
Despite being informed by multiple contacts and rescheduling appointments in NC, the Veterans Administration closed the open case for this wounded Iraq veteran when he moved from Arizona. This has significantly hurt the family financially when the move was intended to obtain more support and treatment for him. The case has been reopened and expedited, but in the meantime, the family is worried about how they will keep a roof over their head and food on the table.
One Last Hurdle For Wounded Army National Guard
$950 Still Needed
It can be difficult in these times for our combat veterans to find secure employment. That has been the struggle for this Army National guard veteran, but things are looking up. He is waiting on the final paperwork for his new job that will provide stability for his family. But the financial strain has been difficult, and the family may lose their apartment, which would set them back again. Help us get them over this last hurdle.
Working Together to Help Army Veteran
$3,668 Still Needed
This Army veterans has had a tough time after losing his job as a result of his injuries and post-traumatic stress. Though he was able to take the time to work on his health, it has been tougher to get back on his feet financially. He is working with one of our partners for career and benefit assistance, and we have been asked to help with rent and car payments. Together, we can help this soldier on the path to a stable future.
Wounded And Worried Where Family Will Live
$555 Still Needed
This combat injured Iraq veteran moved his family to be closer to a support system for all of them while he recovers. Though assured they would have a place to stay by family, a sudden change has left them worried about where they will live. With your help with rent and security, we can give them a place to call home for the holidays.
A Fresh Start Meets A Roadblock
$1,130 Still Needed
This medically retired wounded combat veteran recently relocated to be closer to his son during the veteran's treatment and vocational rehabilitation. The move, along with a delay in receipt of benefits, have put him in a financial crisis just as he was ready to begin moving forward. With your support with housing costs, we can help him and his son over this obstacle and get them back on track.
Many military families have faced eviction or foreclosure due to unexpected changes that affect their finances. Transitioning wounded service members may see a pay decrease once their military pay stops and their disability benefits begin. Help families keep a roof over their heads.
Pay The Electric Bill of a Military Family
Your donation of just $200 could provide power for a month to a military family in need or ensure that power is kept on for wounded warriors who need medical equipment for survival.
Help Feed A Military Family
We assist struggling military families by providing food boxes, grocery gift certificates, or vouchers to the commissary. Each family is provided enough food for a week while case workers help them find long-term solutions. Your $20 gift can give a hot meal to a military family.
Help A Warrior Transition To Civilian Life
Our young returning veterans are at risk of becoming homeless if they don't get help transitioning to civilian life. We offer free housing for wounded service members and their families to live during the transition process. These families get extra help to prepare and move to a place of their own.
Help Keep Essential Vehicle Rolling
Getting around is hard when your car is being repaired, but imagine trying to get around with a significant injury and add 2-3 medical appointments a day. Some wounded service members do not have enough money to fix their vehicles. Your donations can help heroes with much-needed repairs.
Provide Comfort For Military Family
What happens when a military spouse turns on the water to bathe a child and finds no hot water? The repair might have been feasible when their service member was home but due to deployment or injury recovery that is no longer possible. You can help make a difference.
Send a Caregiver To A Retreat
Caregivers are essential to the successful recovery of our heroes wounded in combat. But they need to get away, connect with others in their unique situation and rejuvenate.
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