Alaska Project #1 and Done

With great thanks to our friends at the #HomeDepotFoundation and the #WoodyandWilcox crew, we are happy to announce that our FIRST Alaska project has been finished! Part of our team recently made the trip up north to get to work on a ramp for a Gulf War Veteran. Brad Borders, our Vice President of Chapter … Continue reading Alaska Project #1 and Done

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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