Veteran Benefits - Category: Emergency Assistance

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6 Stones Mission Network

6 Stones is building a coalition of churches, businesses, and others that provides solutions to meet the needs of our community.

 

Service Area:
Texas
Arizona Military Family Relief Fund

The fund provides financial assistance to the families of currently deployed service members and post 9/11 military and veteran families for hardships caused by the service members deploymnet.

 

Service Area:
Arizona
Backpacks for Life

To provide unique and personalized support to our homeless and at-risk veterans who are struggling to reintegrate into civilian life.

 

Service Area:
New Jersey
City of Fort Worth Veterans Programs

Healthy Homes for Heroes programs assists with modification to ensure veterans, surviving spouses, and their families will be able to remain in a healthy home. Forward Home Program helps veterans, surviving spouses, and their families by providing them with one-time rental/mortgage and utility payments to prevent homelessness.

 

Service Area:
Texas
Code Purple of Kent County

Opens sanctuary within Kent County when temperatures drop to 32 degrees or other severe weather or emergencies of various forms.

 

Service Area:
Delaware
Dallas County Veteran Services

An advocate agency established to assist veterans and/or their survivors obtain entitled benefits from the U.S. Dept. of VA and the State of Texas.

 

Service Area:
Texas
Defenders of Freedom

Provides donors with the organization they need to support post 9/11 veterans in their transition to civilian life through emergency financial assistance, morale building programs, and TBI treatment.

 

Service Area:
Texas
Department of Veteran Affairs

To provide veterans the world-class benefits and services they have earned – and to do so by adhering to the highest standards of compassion, commitment, excellence, professionalism, integrity, accountability, and stewardship.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Endeavors

To provide comprehensive, effective, and innovative services that encourage growth, allowing people, to build better lives for themselves, their families, and their communities.

 

Service Area:
Florida, Texas, North Carolina, Puerto Rico
EOD Warrior Foundation

The EOD Warrior Foundation (EODWF) serves the EOD community by providing financial assistance and support to Active-Duty, Reserve and National Guard, Retired and Veteran EOD technicians and their families.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Fisher House

Fisher House Foundation is a national not-for-profit organization established to provide support for the Fisher House program that provides free housing and a home away from home for the families of patients receiving medical care at major military and VA medical centers. Since its founding in 1990 by Zachary and Elizabeth Fisher the organization has helped more than 305,000 families saving them more than $360 million in out-of-pocket costs for housing and transportation.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Freedom Foundation

The Freedom Foundation provides numerous programs and services to our Veterans.These programs and services includes a Food Pantry, administration of a Employment Placement Program entitled “Ready To Serve”, the operation of the “Veterans Temporary Housing/Shelter Program” for our homeless and displaced Veterans, a Veterans Emergency Financial Assistance Fund and our hosting of a free weekly Thursday luncheon, serving our Veterans a well deserved “home cooked meal”.

 

Service Area:
Iowa
Give an Hour
Give an Hour’s mission is to develop national networks of volunteers capable of responding to both acute and chronic conditions that arise within our society. By harnessing the skill and expertise of volunteer professionals, they are able to increase the likelihood that those in need receive the support and care they deserve. Since 2005 we have focused on providing free mental health care to active duty, National Guard and Reserve service members, veterans, and their families.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
H.E.R.O.E.S. Care

To provide a nationwide and efficient support network available before, during and after deployment to post 9/11 servicemen and -women, veterans and their families that is known to military members, their families and commanders, and the communities in which they live.

 

Service Area:
Missouri
HER Foundation

The HER Foundation is committed to providing meals, lodging, access to medical care and job placement services for identified women veterans who are homeless or in danger of becoming homeless.

 

Service Area:
Florida
Love, INC (In the Name of Christ)

A local Love INC is a partnership of local Christian churches working in a coordinated way to address and respond to the needs of their neighbors – In the Name of Christ. This collaboration is facilitated by the local Love INC office in practical, productive, and trans-formative ways.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Luke's Wings
Luke’s Wings’ mission is to provide complimentary airfare to wounded, ill and injured service members throughout their recovery and veterans in hospice care.

 

Service Area:
District of Columbia
Operation First Response

Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, and travel expenses.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Patient Airlift Services
Patient AirLift Services is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that arranges free air transportation for individuals requiring medical diagnosis, treatment or follow-up who cannot afford or are unable to fly commercially. PALS also arranges volunteer flights for family members of patients as compassionate missions, to ensure patients have support when they are away from home for long periods. PALS is proud to assist military personnel and their families with free flights to aid in the recovery and rehabilitation processes for our wounded veterans. Finally, PALS has a history of supporting humanitarian efforts in the event of natural or man-made disasters.

 

Service Area:
New York
Salute2Service

Salute 2 Service is focused on providing the core resources necessary for our community’s veterans to lead the lives they deserve.ition and recruiting candidates on a permanent, temporary, contingent and contract basis.

 

Service Area:
Pennsylvania
South Dakota National Guard Enlisted Association

The purpose of this organization shall be to perpetuate the National Guard, to hold all enlisted personnel of the South Dakota National Guard in proximity with each other, to promote and maintain adequate educational instruction which will endeavor to advance the status, welfare and professionalism of the enrolled members and to maintain adequate national security through the endeavors of the enlisted members of the South Dakota National Guard.

 

Service Area:
South Dakota
Special Forces Association

The Special Forces Association is a non-profit 501(c)(19) Veteran Service Organization with over 9,700 active members and 85 Chapters located throughout the United States and eight Countries around the world. One of the primary missions is to promote and support the general welfare of the Special Forces community, which is accomplished through three funds: The Emergency Relief Fund that provides immediate financial assistance to eligible members, their spouses, children, and grand-children in times of natural and unexpected disasters, the Scholarship Fund, an annual education assistance program providing education scholarships based on merit to children and grand-children of SFA members; and The Patriot Fund. established in 2007, provides support and assistance to the JFK Special Warfare Center and School, The Special Forces Command, and seven Special Forces Groups and Their families primarily through the Family Readiness Groups and the US Special Operations Command Care Coalition.

 

Tarrant County Homeless Coalition (TCHC)

Leads the community solution to homelessness in greater Tarrant and Parker counties by serving as a catalyst for community transformation.

 

Service Area:
Texas
Texas Veterans Commission

The mission of the Texas Veterans Commission is to advocate for and provide superior service to veterans that will significantly improve the quality of life for all Texas veterans, their families, and survivors.

 

Service Area:
Texas
The Jewish Free Loan Association

Jewish Free Loan offers interest-free loans on a non-sectarian basis to individuals and families whose needs are urgent and who may not qualify through normal financial channels. Interest-free loans, instead of charity, fill an important gap in our social system by promoting self-sufficiency with dignity.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
The Other 23

The Other 23 host’s unique combined surfing and wake surfing camps. Each of the multi-day all-inclusive events are fueled by a community of amazing volunteers that introduce current members of the military and veterans, some with with disabilities, visible and non- visible, to the surfing community and the health benefits that come from surfing.

 

Service Area:
Texas
The PenFed Foundation

The mission of the PenFed Foundation for Military Heroes is to empower military service members, veterans and their communities with the skills and resources to realize financial stability and opportunity.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Volunteers of America

At Volunteers of America, we are more than a nonprofit organization. We are a ministry of service that includes nearly 16,000 paid, professional employees dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential.

 

Service Area:
Online-Nationwide
Wisconsin Veteran Network

VetsNet works with more than 75 agencies throughout Wisconsin counties and beyond to bring critical services to at-risk veterans and their families. Those partner agencies are  veteran service organizations, state and federal veteran  agencies, other nonprofit  veteran and community social  service agencies.

 

Service Area:
Wisconsin
Yellow Ribbon Fund
Yellow Ribbon Fund provides practical support to Post 9-11 active-duty and veteran servicemembers by offering rental cars, hotel stays and fully-furnished apartments at no cost to military families while they are receiving medical treatment at Walter Reed and Fort Belvoir.

 

Service Area:
Maryland

American Armed Forces Mutual Aid Association empowers you with the financial confidence to achieve your goals

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