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2022 Top U.S. Cities for Veteran EntrepreneursInflation has devastated communities across the country. But many veteran-owned small businesses have not only survived, but continue to thrive. A major factor is support from cities.
2022 Top CitiesAfghan Rescue and Resettlement Program
“I am safe. My life is not in danger anymore. Here, there is opportunity.”Learn More– An Afghan Female Tactical Platoon member rescued by our Foundation
Veteran Entrepreneur Investment Program
Military Heroes Program
Afghan Rescue and Resettlement Program
Together, we’ve helped more than 140,000 military families in 20 years.
The Veteran Entrepreneur Investment Program provides veteran-owned companies the resources and network they to access capital to build and grow their businesses. In 2021, we reached more than 6,000 veteran entrepreneurs.
We do this through Education and Preparation.
In 2021, the PenFed Foundation was the first Veteran Service Organization to launch an impact venture fund off of the success of our donor-based investment Fund Alpha.
VEIP can contribute to your company in multiple ways. Whether your company is at the idea stage or ready for financing rounds of investment capital, there’s a program here to suit your company’s access to capital.
We strengthen partnerships with veterans organizations who are nested within our military communities who are actively working with us to submit projects to benefit veterans and the military community.
One shot could be all it takes to save a life. This ground-breaking medical procedure is changing the lives of veterans, first responders, trauma survivors, and others around the world struggling with PTSD.
Watch to learn more about the potential impact of “The Shot."
More than 95% of funds raised support the Foundation’s programs. PenFed Credit Union covers the Foundation's salaries and administrative costs.
Thank you for helping us build a safer and more secure financial future for our nation’s defenders and their families!