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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* Your donation will be designated for emergency assistance. If the need(s) has already been met, your donation will be used to support other military families in need.
Help Provide Heat For A Military Family
$2,344 Still Needed
Repairing or replacing a HVAC system is an expensive proposition for any household. But for a military family, the cost will set them back for months or even longer. This holiday season, your donation is giving strength, and warmth, for a deserving military family.
Help Wounded Warrior Pay Mortgage
$500 Still Needed
Mortgage payments are our most frequent requests for support. Owning a home comes with many challenges, and when a military family with a wounded warrior struggles paying the mortgage, the feeling can become dire. This holiday season, your donation is giving strength help a military family and their wounded keep their home. including home repairs and updates – especially homes for our wounded, ill and injured service members.
Army Father and Son Need Your Help
$1,300 Still Needed
A faulty AC/heating unit created unusually high utility bills for single father and twice combat deployed Army veteran. As his child is special needs, his finances just cannot absorb the additional cost. To avoid shutoff and meet the needs of his son, he paid the utility bill, which caused him to fall behind on rent and he has been unable to catch up. With your support, we can get father and son back on more stable footing.
Call for Help from Caregiver
$1,627 Still Needed
We were contacted by a caregiver who is struggling to juggle the needs of her veteran husband and her special needs son. Both require special medical care that involves extensive travel, so when the family's only vehicle broke down, she used every penny they had to repair it, as to miss appointments with specialists could mean months before a new appointment. Now, she worries about how to cover their housing and utility costs. With your support, we can lift a huge burden from her, financially and emotionally.
Decorated Veteran Struggling To Keep Home
$2,655 Still Needed
The combat veteran and Bronze Star recipient recently had to undergo surgery for his service-connected injuries, and the three-month loss of income has been devastating to the family. They are now at risk of losing their home if past mortgage payments cannot be made. Please join us in giving back to this family that has paid a high price to protect our nation.
Air Force Vet Faces Multiple Obstacles
$2,705 Still Needed
This Air Force veteran was hospitalized for several weeks due to an increase in severity of her service connected disability. As a result, she lost her job. Though we are happy to say she now has a new position that will provide for her and her two children, the lack of income for several months is still an obstacle she cannot overcome. Help us prevent her from losing her housing and car just as she is getting back on her feet.
Data Breach Wreaks Havoc on Benefits
$417 Still Needed
As a result of a data breach, the benefits account of the combat veteran was accessed and the bank account information changed. Thankfully, he was alerted to the change and was able to prevent any further damage, but the breach caused him to have to close accounts and sustain a delay in receiving his benefits. As he relies solely on his benefits due to his combat injuries, the inability to access funds temporarily has wreaked havoc. Although he has been able to catch up with most of his bills, he is behind on utilities and facing shutoff. Your support will make a huge difference for him at this time.
Newborn in NICU Adds Budget Strain
$300 Still Needed
The early arrival of their baby and the subsequent stay in the NICU has been a strain on this Navy reserve family, both financially and emotionally. The additional costs of the hospital stay with respect to meals, travel and other support, as well as needing to purchase care items for their baby has led the family to contact us for help. Join us in welcoming the newest addition to our military family by giving Mom and Dad some critical assistance during this turbulent time.
Army Family Struggles With Unexpected Expenses
$200 Still Needed
An unexpected surgery for their daughter's service animal combined with a recent PCS move has created a financial strain on this Army family. With the holidays approaching, help us ensure that they have enough groceries in the home to carry them through to the New Year.
Two Surgeries, One Pending, Creates Hardship
$1,317 Still Needed
Having already undergone two surgeries to repair his service-connected injuries, this Air National Guard veteran and father of 5 is in need of a third. As a result, he is unable to work. Though his disability claim is pending and expected in the New Year, the loss of income has been difficult to bear, especially as he heals from his surgeries. A shutoff of utilities at this critical time would be an even bigger setback. Help us keep the lights on and the home warm for this family so they can focus on healing.
Benefits Deposited to Wrong Account
$1,126 Still Needed
The monthly VA benefit for this Army veteran was deposited to an account that was not his. While the VA is investigating, the results will take time and the family has used all of their available savings to keep a roof over their head. Now they are at risk of having utilities shut off as well as losing their only vehicle. Your help can sustain them through this temporary crisis.
Marine Family Needs Your Help
$350 Still Needed
The wife of this active duty Marine fell ill and was unable to work for some period of time. Although they are hoping she will be cleared to work soon, the income loss has been tough to sustain for this family. With the holidays approaching, they are struggling with ways to provide for the basics for their six children. Your support with groceries will give them the extra breathing room they so desperately need.
Critical Transition Time For Marine Vet
$3,290 Still Needed
This injured marine Veteran is currently home recovering from surgery and wondering what his next steps will be. His injuries and resulting additional surgery mean he cannot return to his job, and he now faces an uncertain future. But most urgently, he and his family are facing a critical financial situation that could see them losing their home and their vehicles. If that happens, recovery will seem almost impossible. You help can stop this from happening and give them family the much needed room to transition.
Benefits Mix-Up Creates Crisis for Father of 4
$1,920 Still Needed
A missing piece of paperwork resulted in the VA benefits for this combat injured Marine to be temporarily stopped. Working with the VA, the document has been provided but it will be some time before the benefits resume. Meanwhile, this single father of four worries about keeping a roof over the heads of his children and repairing his only vehicle. With the holidays around the corner, help us provide some comfort for him and his children until they can be financially stable again.
Five Weeks in Hospital Creates Hardship
$831 Still Needed
After being medically retired for his injuries, this Navy veteran had to be hospitalized for a significant amount of time, leading to lost income from time off from work. A single father, he has been doing his best to make ends meet but the loss of income has been too much to overcome. Your help can bring him a fresh start and let him move forward with his transition to civilian life.
PTSD Causes Confusion and Crisis
$2,061 Still Needed
This spouse and caregiver of this 100% disabled Iraq combat veteran was dismayed to find that several of their utility bills were behind. The veteran was confused as to which bills were paid, which is not an uncommon issue with PTSD, and once the spouse discovered the issue and took over, the bills were too far behind for her to catch up, as the family already struggles to make ends meet. We would like to join you in helping the caregiver fix the temporary financial crisis so she can focus on her veteran and their children.
Delay in Benefits Means Housing At Risk
$1,015 Still Needed
This recently retired sailor was expecting his disability payments to begin this month, however, after noticing they had not, he was informed that it would be another month before receipt. Unfortunately, this leaves the father of four in a financial crisis as he does not have the funds he needs to pay for the family's housing. With your help, the family can avoid eviction and stay sustainable until his benefits are received.
Help Homeless Veteran Transition
$2,390 Still Needed
This injured Army veteran has been living in transitional housing and is now ready to move towards more stability. He has found an apartment and is expecting to start a new job, but he needs help with deposits and move in, and also to make his care more reliable. Please helps us in our mission to help veterans move towards stability with assisting us with this large need.
Marine Veteran Needs Help With Fresh Start
$2,200 Still Needed
A disabled Marine veteran in Massachusetts needs your help. He recently graduated from college, using his GI Bill to help start a new career path after his time in service came to an end. Although he was just recently hired, a critical car repair struck that required him to use all of his available funds. Now, when he should be looking forward, he is worried about losing his housing. Your help can stop that from happening.
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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