Category: COVID

Helping heroes during the holidays

2020 has been a challenging year for all of us, including Military Heroes. Veteran unemployment reached a 20-year high, and many faced difficult financial situations after losing their jobs. Unemployment affected CDR (Ret.) Joseph Hutchinson, a 21-year Navy combat veteran turned commercial airline pilot. When travel halted in early March, the airline was one of the...

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Ongoing opportunity for veterans to receive financial assistance during COVID-19

The PenFed Foundation for Military Heroes is a 501(c)3 nonprofit with a mission to empower military service members, veterans and their communities with the skills and resources to realize financial stability and opportunity. The PenFed Foundation was the first national veteran service organization (VSO) to launch a COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief program in March 2020....

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Resources for Military/Veteran Community

Here are emergency financial resources available to service members and veterans: Air Force Aid Society – Military emergency relief programs available for Airmen in need. Falcon Loans can provide emergency financial assistance, is easy to apply for online and can provide up to $1,000 in need much needed financial help. https://afas.org/ Air Warrior Courage Foundation – The...

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