Blind Veteran in Baltimore Receives a New Roof!

On Friday, December 6th, a blind Veteran living in Baltimore with his wife received a brand new roof thanks to the combined efforts of Owens Corning Roofing, The Home Depot Foundation, AROCON, and Purple Heart Homes. Rigoberto King-Levy, a Panama native, is a Vietnam Veteran who, in his earlier years, volunteered to enter the war … Continue reading Blind Veteran in Baltimore Receives a New Roof!

PHH Provides Ramp for 90 year-old Boston Veteran

In early December of 2019, a few members of the Purple Heart Homes team made their way to Boston, MA to work on a project that would provide a ramp to a deserving Veteran. The Veteran they helped was Milton Moffett, a 90 year-old WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, and Cold War Veteran dealing with … Continue reading PHH Provides Ramp for 90 year-old Boston Veteran

Patriot Sporting Clays Classic

On September 25th, Purple Heart Homes and the Patriot Military Family Foundation co-hosted our 2019 Patriot Sporting Clays Classic at the Hunting Creek Preserves. Arriving at about 7:30 a.m.we started getting everyone signed in and I took a peak into our main hall where we'd have speeches and introductions, and later, a great lunch. Shoutout … Continue reading Patriot Sporting Clays Classic

Purple Heart Homes’ 500th Veteran Served Celebration

Going into September, the biggest thing we at PHH were excited about was sending a few of our team members to the Northwest and into Alaska for our first two projects in that state. Little did we know that another very exciting milestone was about to present itself to the team. The completion of our … Continue reading Purple Heart Homes’ 500th Veteran Served Celebration

New Ventures in the Alaskan Frontier

Moving into the weekend we have sent a few of our team to the brisk forests of Alaska. Brad Borders, our VP of Chapter Development, accompanied by his wife Tammy and Rob Harell, our Volunteer Project Manager, have landed in beautiful Fairbanks, AK. Why are they here? We are preparing to begin work on our … Continue reading New Ventures in the Alaskan Frontier

Veteran Smarts: How to Navigate the Real Estate Market

Photo by Julián Gentilezza on Unsplash The following post was contributed by Cassie Steele, Real Estate Financial Expert It’s no secret that veterans are celebrated for noble acts of service on the domestic front when it comes to housing. Yet there are times when vets need to serve themselves and join the ranks of homeownership. It’s a bustling activity -  over … Continue reading Veteran Smarts: How to Navigate the Real Estate Market

Qualifying for SSDI if You Already Receive VA Disability

The following post was contributed by the Outreach Team at Disability Benefits Help: There are several different disability programs available. The Veterans Administration (VA) oversees VA disability benefits, which provides benefits based on service-connected disabilities and is not income-based. The Social Security Administration (SSA) oversees the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program, which offers disability … Continue reading Qualifying for SSDI if You Already Receive VA Disability

Caregivers: The Unsung Heroes

What all does a Service Member come home to when they return from the military? Typically, "home" involves more than just a house. It's the relationships -- family, romance, friendship -- that come to mind when people think about what "home" means to them. The same goes for Veterans. However, when a Service Member becomes … Continue reading Caregivers: The Unsung Heroes