No Food

No Food

Evan K (Florida): I am a service connected disabled veteran (70%), so I have a steady income. Usually, I am fine each month because I budget. Within the last 2 weeks, I had a roommate (who is now gone) who had his friend over, and collectively they ate most of my food – food that […]

PTSD Almost Cost Our Home

PTSD Almost Cost Our Home

Gary N (North Carolina): Due to TBI and PTSD I have a 100% disability rating from the VA and am unable to work and have fallen behind on my mortgage. Through the generous donation of Penfed, I was able to obtain a grant. I have an $800.00 balance which needs to be paid. Crusaders Notes: […]

PTSD Stops Everything

PTSD Stops Everything

Louis R (Florida): My husband doesn’t realize that he is spending money due to all his health issues. He has no control of the accounts anymore. I have taken it away from him. I am a month and a half past due on the rent. Crusaders Notes: Crusadersvalorforveterans is going to pay $500 towards the rent. […]

Low Back Injury Stops Everything

Low Back Injury Stops Everything

Jason N (Florida): I had a service connected injury to my back that progressively got worse with time. In February 2019 I went completely immobile from the waist down and had to have emergency spine surgery and then had complications afterwards. My fiance had to go on FMLA/USERRA unpaid leave in order to care for […]

Divorce Wrecks It

Divorce Wrecks It

Jimmy P (Kentucky): Me and my ex-wife were both working after she got through with school. I was going to go back and she said ok. Well I quit my job, started working construction to just bring cash in and 2 weeks before school started, she left me and it’s been raining like every day. […]

Heart Problems Stop Everything

Heart Problems Stop Everything

Vincent A (Florida):  I wasn’t able to work due to my chronic heart failure and just need assistance this one time with my rent. I have recently returned back to work. Crusaders Notes: Crusadersvalorforveterans is going to raise donations to help pay the rent.  Please donate or share this Veterans story on your social media […]

Classified Homeless; Power Off

Classified Homeless; Power Off

Karen Rudolph-Strong (Alabama): We have been classified as homeless since January, 2019. I need help paying my Alabama Power Bill. I hope to find and rent an apartment or house soon. The final bill has not been paid. The final bill came to $350.27. I recently made arrangements to pay the bill. The collection agency […]

Divorce Shuts Me Down

Divorce Shuts Me Down

John L Bryant (Utah): I was in a car accident and lost pay for the time I missed. I’ve been unable to keep up on rent bills for the last year. With late fees etc, the bank will not loan the money to get back on track. I am 10% VA disabled and now have […]