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.
Fill a Backpack and Support a Military Child
$2,070 Still Needed
About 1.2 million military children have a parent on active duty, and nearly 190,000 spouses are left to manage their households alone. Many of them endure financial challenges that can make purchasing even small expenses, like school supplies, a real struggle. Your support can help change that. Every $25 donation will fill one backpack with school supplies. Help us reach our goal to provide our 300,000th backpack this summer.
Help Keep a Military or Veteran Family Cool This Summer
$2,284 Still Needed
Summer is often the time when HVAC units needs the most work and repairing or replacing a HVAC system is expensive for any household. But for a military family, the cost will set them back for months or even longer. Honor their service today and help replace the HVAC system for a deserving military family. Help us reach our goal of $2,344
Rough Transition Period for Navy Veteran
$1,142 Still Needed
This Navy veteran is currently transitioning from using her post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to Vocational Rehabilitation, and the temporary loss of housing benefits has put her, her spouse, and their two children at risk of losing the roof over their head. In addition, one of the children has special needs. Help us smooth over their transition by assisting with housing costs.
Sudden Move has Major Impact on Soldier and Family
$1,268 Still Needed
This injured National Guard member and his family were in for a shock when it was discovered that the home they had just rented was up for sale, and that they had a short amount of time to move. The cost to move used all of the family's available funds, and yet, it was not enough to get them stable. They are in desperate need of assistance with utility costs at their new residence. Your support can make a difference during this turbulent time.
Please Help Ease the Pain of Veteran Family
$1,630 Still Needed
Please help the daughter of this permanently and totally disabled Army combat veteran. She is in need of significant dental work that is more than the family can afford. It has become difficult for her to eat and she is in considerable pain. You can ease the mind of this father by assisting with the cost of the work his daughter so desperately needs.
Months of Mishaps Leave Family Struggling
$1,641 Still Needed
A series of mishaps have befallen this recently medically retired soldier. In the span of a few months, the family had a vehicle fire, his spouse had to have emergency surgery, and his VA benefits payments were only partial until this month. As a result, the family has fallen behind on payments on their only remaining vehicle. Please helps us turn their luck around by helping them stay on the road to recovery and stability.
Medical Costs Impact Marine
$395 Still Needed
Recent medical costs are impacting the finances of this Marine veteran. Numerous appointments and out-of-pocket costs are hard to absorb into a budget that is already stretched to the limit. Please consider easing the burden by assisting with groceries, travel expenses, and utility payments so he may focus on his health and recovery.
Single Father of Six Needs Your Help
$650 Still Needed
This medically retired soldier is now suddenly a single father of six after his spouse left the family. He is doing his best now to adjust to meet the needs of his children, but is doing so solely on his 100% disability and education benefits, having being left with no funds in the account. Please help cover the cost of rent and groceries at this time to give him some room to breathe and focus on his children.
Marine Family Could Lose Home
$2,442 Still Needed
As a result of being deployed 4 times to Iraq and Afghanistan, this Marine suffers from several combat related injuries. He has been hospitalized twice since Spring, and is currently inpatient for the next month or more. This is having a severe financial impact on the family, as their disability insurance is delayed and will only be half of what he normally makes. Bills are piling up and his spouse and children fear losing their home. Help us give back to a family that has been dedicated to serving all of us.
Surgery Could Cost Veteran More Than His Job
$1,242 Still Needed
Extensive surgery this past month has cost this combat veteran his job, and without your help, possibly more. He is unable to work, and his spouse is his full-time caregiver in addition to caring for their two children. The family is working on pursuing additional benefits but are at risk of losing their only vehicle and having utilities shut off.
At Risk of Losing Only Vehicle
$900 Still Needed
This medically separated soldier's injuries are beginning to significantly impair his day-to-day activities, including working to support his spouse and son. He is currently working with the VA but the time to process his claim is taking a financial toll on the family. Now, they are at risk of losing their only vehicle, which would be a devastating setback. Help us prevent this with assisting with car payments.
Accident and Surgery Lead to Crisis for Combat Veteran
$818 Still Needed
A car accident just prior to an orthopedic surgery for this combat veteran has placed the family of 10 in a precariously situation financially. Unable to work for two months, along with deductibles for repairs has left them relying only on his VA disability to survive. As a result, they have fallen behind on utility payments and are facing shutoff. Your support will help prevent this and ensure the family can recover.
A Chance to Succeed Could Be Lost
$810 Still Needed
What should be a pivotal moment of success for this medically separated Army reservist and her family is now a time of fear and uncertainty. Having recently graduated from college thanks to VA rehabilitation, she is still searching for work and her husband has been laid off for the winter. With a baby on the way and several children in the home, they need help with housing costs and groceries.
Vet Feels Alone and Without Support
$2,181 Still Needed
The loss of comrades during her tour in Iraq has continued to weigh heavily on this National Guard veteran, even more so as she transitions from being medically separated. Her spouse recently left and took most of the family's funds and car, leaving her to struggle to make ends meet for her and her daughter. With your help, we can change things around for the mother and daughter and give them the breathing room they need to recover.
Dual Military Facing Medical Retirement
$1,379 Still Needed
This couple is dual military with one stationed on the island and one on the CONUS. An unexpected surgery resulted in having to purchase plane tickets for the husband to take leave and fly to the island for support. The expense coupled with a pending medical retirement, the cost of living apart, the need to find a new home together are creating considerable concern for the couple. Help us start their transition off strong by assisting with housing costs for the new residence.
Benefits Deposited to Wrong Account
$591 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.
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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