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Help Provide Essential Baby Items to 10 Expecting Military Moms
$725 Still Needed
Expecting a baby can be difficult for military families - especially when they are serving our country far away from their families and a stable support system. You can help new military moms and spouses get off to a great start - and ease the financial stress that a new little one can have on a family - by helping us provide essential items for their comfort, safety and happiness. Donate today to help us reach our goal of $1,300 so we can provide 10 new moms with all the basic necessities that every child deserves.
Navy Sailor in Financial Crisis
$1,947 Still Needed
This injured Navy sailor was medically separated and had to obtain a financial conservator to tend to his personal finances while he recovered. Unfortunately, the person he trusted with these matters did not look after his interests as they should have, and he is now facing homelessness and needs help with deposit, first month's rent and moving expenses. Please help us assure this young man that there are still good people who will have his back when he needs it the most.
Costly Repair Leaves Army Veteran Struggling
$331 Still Needed
This Army veteran is 100% disabled and he and his spouse are currently surviving on only his VA disability due to the loss of his spouse's caregiver stipend due to her diagnosis of a chronic illness. As they work through appeals and the SSDI process, they have very little room in their budget for the unexpected. Their only vehicle required repairs which used all of the money they had and more, leaving them unable to make utility payments or buy food. Your support at a critical time will mean the world to them.
Costs to Help Sick Service Animal Strain Budget
$1,357 Still Needed
The service dog of this medically retired severely injured veteran required emergency veterinary care. Needing his companion to be okay, the veteran paid for the surgery and care right away, but that left him in a serious financial bind. He has turned to us and our incredibly compassionate community for help, and we are asking for assistance to help him pay rent.
Car Repair Assistance Needed
$631 Still Needed
Recently medically retired from the Air Force, this veterans is still in the critical transition phase and waiting on decisions of all of her claims. As a result, her budget is too tight to absorb any unexpected large expenses, such as the critical repair needed for her only vehicle. If we cannot get her back on the road, she will struggle to make it to her doctor appointments and job interviews. Your help with this repair will help smooth the "bumps in the road" during this crucial time for a veteran.
Difficulty Over VA Caregiver Benefits Hurts AF Veteran
$201 Still Needed
This medically retired Air Force combat veteran and her caregiver spouse are reeling financially after the spouse was dis-enrolled from the VA caregiver program. We have seen and read about this happening to quite a few of our OIF/OEF wounded veteran families, and though appeal is possible, it takes time. Please help them readjust by assisting with rent, groceries and a car payment so they don't lose everything while they wait.
Limited Income Leaves No Room For Expensive Car Repair
$500 Still Needed
Being on a limited income means many of our OEF/OIF veterans cannot absorb even one critical or unexpected bill, such as a car repair. This medically separated soldier lives on her VA and social security disability as she cannot work, so when her only vehicle broke down, she had no way to pay for repairs, and so she has come to us. We are working with a mechanic to help reduce costs but could use your support to cover repairs.
Injured On Drill Weekend and Can't Work
$109 Still Needed
The National Guard member was injured on a drill weekend and had to have surgery done on his back. He is unable to work and has no income coming until he can get his VA and SSDI disability payments. He is in need of assistance with car payments so he does not lose his vehicle.
Short Notice Medical Retirement Puts Soldier in Limbo
$1,415 Still Needed
This Army National Guard member learned at the end of last month that she will be medically retired and must leave housing by the end of this month. She has secured housing in her new state, but does not have sufficient funds to complete the move on such short notice. Help with first month's rent and deposits will help her and her spouse get started on a successful transition and allow them to focus on her health.
Due to be Medically Retired And Needs Car Repairs
$3,080 Still Needed
This young soldier and single mother of two is due to be medically retired at the end of the year due to being found 100% disabled from her service-connected injuries. We are assisting with transitional housing, but her only vehicle is in critical need of repairs that she cannot afford. Please help us ensure her transition begins as stable as possible while she looks to a more secure future for her and her children.
Nine Months of Transition Has Been A Rough Road
$710 Still Needed
After 17 years of service, this twice combat deployed solider was medically separated from the service in early 2017. It has taken since then to receive his VA rating and to find employment, and the family has survived on severance pay until now. Though things are looking up for the future, the savings are gone, and they are in need of help through this last leg of transition. Please join us in helping them keep their home and cover some outstanding utilities.
Training Injury Means Loss of Work and Income
$511 Still Needed
Due to an injury he received during training with his Guard unit, this Army National Guard soldier has been unable to work due to ongoing treatment and recovery. As he undergoes medical care and assessment by the VA, he and his wife struggle to make ends meet due to the lack of income and playing catch up with bills their savings could not cover. With your help for utility and car payments, we can give this young family the boost they need to stay on the right track financially.
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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