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Black Veteran Student Loan Repayment Scholarship

Now through November 30, PenFed Foundation will be accepting applications for its Black Veteran Student Loan Repayment Scholarship in partnership with Purefy. Eligible applicants must identify as African American or Black, be honorably discharged from the military, and have a gross annual income that is no more than 80% of area median income where the applicant lives, adjusted for household size.

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Joint Statement Regarding Situation in Afghanistan

As events rapidly unfold in Afghanistan, the news may be distressing to many service members, Veterans, their families, caregivers, and survivors.

You are not alone.

The undersigned organizations care for, represent, and support you. They’re standing by to help.

Act. Get help, or give help. Reach out to teammates and fellow military- or Veteran-connected family members and friends. Check in on them.

Volunteer. Contribute your time and resources to Afghan interpreters and refugees, or organizations that provide mental health services or other programs and services for the military and Veteran community.

We’re all in this together.

If you are a veteran, military member, family service member, including National Guard and Reserves, caregiver or survivor, immediate help is available through the Veterans Crisis Line and Military Crisis Line by calling 1-800-273-8255 and pressing 1 or by texting 838255.

Signed:

AARP

American Red Cross

America’s Warrior Partnership

The Armed Forces Retiree Association

Armed Services YMCA

Blue Star Families

Beth Conlin

Bunker Labs

Code of Support Foundation

Cohen Veterans Network

Combined Arms Institute

Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Services

Elizabeth Dole Foundation

Exceptional Families of the Military

Freedom Learning Group

Sarah L. Friedman, Ph.D.

Headstrong

The Independence Fund

Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

IAVA

Military Child Education Coalition

Military Family Advisory Network

Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University

Military Spouse Advocacy Network

Military Spouse JD Network

The Mission Continues

Modern Military Association of America

Nation’s Finest

National Math & Science Initiative

Partners in PROMISE

PenFed Foundation

PsychArmor Institute

Psych Hub

RallyPoint

Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregivers (Operation Family Caregiver)

Saralyn Mark, MD

Sea Service Family, Foundation

Secure Families Initiative

Semper Fi & America’s Fund

The Society for Military Psychology

Student Veterans of America

Team RWB

The Retired Enlisted Association

TAPS

Travis Manion Foundation

TriWest Community Partners

United Through Reading

Vets’ Community Connections

The Women’s Memorial & Foundation

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