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Purple Heart Recipient In Need of Assistance
$1,673 Still Needed
Having been wounded in Afghanistan and receiving a Purple Heart, this single Dad left the Army to begin the next chapter of his life, which includes finding a place for his daughter to come and stay with him. Right after he secured a place to live, he was in an accident that totaled his only vehicle. This financial strain could set him back on his path towards being strong, stable, and secure, so we are asking for help in providing assistance with utilities, groceries, and the balance of his car payment.
Help Thank USAF Veteran for Lifetime of Service
$915 Still Needed
This USAF veteran was medically retired but continued to serve his country as a law enforcement officer until his injuries obtained during his two combat tours began to interfere with his ability to serve as he desired to. He is currently in his second transition and having trouble making ends meet. Please help him catch up on utility bills so he can prepare for the next chapter of his life.
Series of Crises Create Financial Challenge
$2,165 Still Needed
The government shutdown of 2018 could not have come at a worse time for this Army veteran and father of three. The shutdown caused a delay in the processing of his housing allowance under his GI Bill, and his wife and child had to have surgeries of their own. The snowball effect of being behind on bills is wearing the family down. Your support can help bring them back to a stable and secure place.
Immediate Transition Assistance Needed
$1,715 Still Needed
This sailor has just completed his medical board and has begun his transition out of service. He has yet to receive either his final pay, or his VA compensation, both of which could take months to deposit. To compound his transition, his wife just had major surgery and is unable to work. Please help us with this critical need of rent, utility, and grocery expenses.
Health Challenges Stress Army Veteran Mom and Child
$1,584 Still Needed
Both the veteran and her child have recently had significant health challenges that have created a temporary financial hardship due to the veteran not being able to work. As a single mother, the worry over making ends meet has been tough to bear. Your assistance with auto payments will help move her back on the path to a strong, stable, and secure future.
Navy Family Having A Rough Time with Unexpected Expenses
$1,894 Still Needed
It has been a rough couple of months for this Navy family. They had a roof collapse due to a water leak, and then their refrigerator failed. Thankfully, they had insurance but the out of pocket costs for deductibles as well as increased food expenses due to delays in claims processing and then emergency purchase of refrigerator have left them financial stressed beyond what they can recover from. With your help with rent and auto insurance, we can return them to a place of stability and security, a thank you for their service and sacrifice.
Combat Veteran Medic Suffers Health Crisis
$486 Still Needed
This combat veteran and Army medic recently suffered a serious cardiac issue that resulted in him being out of work for some time. Transition from service is challenging and just one setback such as this can create a snowball effect, which is why we offer our Critical Financial Assistance program. Please consider offering your support to our mission by assisting with utilities, groceries, and transportation costs to appointments so this veteran can weather the temporary financial crisis and move towards a strong, stable, and secure future.
Veteran Struggling During SSDI Appeal
$3,361 Still Needed
Despite the VA's determination that this Army veteran's disabilities are too severe to allow him to work, the Social Security Administration recently determined that he can, and suspended his benefits. This is a loss of a significant amount of income for this family, and while the veteran is appealing with the help of his congressman, the process takes time and the family is experiencing financial hardship. Without help, the could lose their home. Working together, with your support, we can prevent this from happening by assisting with mortgage payments.
Army Spouses Loses Job Just Prior to New Baby
$350 Still Needed
Just prior to the birth of their baby, the spouse of this Army solder lost her job. The timing could not have been worse as it is nearly impossible to find work when you are expecting a child at any moment. The loss of income has hit the family particularly hard, and they have fallen behind on rent. Your support with the back rent can help us give back to this military family when they need it the most.
Recently Discharged Veteran Struggles to Find His Footing
$461 Still Needed
This twice combat deployed soldier was recently discharged and has struggle to find his footing in the civilian world, particularly with obtaining employment. We are excited to say he has found full-time work and will begin earning enough to ensure his family has a strong, stable, and secure future, but the time without pay has left the family funds exhausted and they are behind on their mortgage. Please join us in helping make the family whole and set them on the course of the next chapter in their life.
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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San Antonio, TX 78232
Phone: (210) 659-7756
Critical Financial Assistance: (877) 264-3968