Charities That Support Our Military and Veterans- Operation Homefront

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Operation Homefront is a nonprofit organization that focuses on supporting military families and helps them overcome the many challenges of military life. Their mission is to build strong, stable, and secure military families, so that they can thrive in the communities that they have worked hard to protect. Over the past fifteen years, they have provided programs that offer relief, resiliency and recurring family support. 92% of expenditures go directly toward delivering services and programs to military families that need it the most. Nonprofit organizations such as Operation Homefront are so important to our military communities. They are the ones to support the families of service members and wounded warriors when times are tough or whenever needed. 

Their key services:

Relief-  

  • Rent-free transitional housing for wounded service members
  • Emergency financial assistance for necessities (food, home repairs, car repairs, utilities, mortgage/rent, etc.)

Resiliency-

  • Mortgage free homes awarded across the US

Recurring Family Support-

  • Holiday programs provide meals and toys
  • Backpacks filled with school supplies for military kids
  • Hearts of Valor caregiver support program
  • Homefront celebrations recognizing military spouses

Their impact since the program began:

  • Provided more than 4,300 months of rent free housing to military families
  • Placed 600 families in mortgage free homes
  • Provided more than $20 million in financial assistance
  • Helped over 3,200 Hearts of Valor caregivers
  • Gave over 250,000 backpacks filled with school supplies to military children
  • Served 70,000 military families with holiday meals

Want to learn about more charities that support Veterans? Check out our blog on Five Standout Charities that Support Veterans!

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