$16 Left and No Power

$16 Left and No Power

Carla M (Arizona): My utilities are due to shut off. 3 months ago the VA shorted my disability check by $700 and we’ve been behind on all of our bills ever since. On top of that, my husband’s hours got cut from 30 hours a week to 18 which happens a lot in Arizona in the […]

DV Survivor PTSD Isolation

DV Survivor PTSD Isolation

Vanessa M (Ohio): I suffer from Ptsd depression, anxiety paranoia and isolation. I do not have a car or a job. I need help with bills and food. Notes from Crusaders: We will be getting groceries for the family and help them locate a refrigerator. Please donate or share this Veterans story on your social media […]

In the Dark

In the Dark

Michael S (Ohio): This month I was offered a position with a non-profit for veterans and was told I should come to Las Vegas for a business convention. I explained to them I didn’t have the funds to do so this month and I was assured I would be taken care of so I went […]

Can’t Find a Job

Can’t Find a Job

As shared by Jose L: I am not one to ask for help and I feel bad doing it but my friend told me about you guys and with family not being able to help, I’m getting desperate. I do not want to lose my house and me and my family become homeless. Long story […]

Keeping the Faith

Keeping the Faith

As shared by Matthew B: My roommate did not pay their half of the rent and moved out without notice. I was trying to do the right thing as I needed the help and she was trying to find a safe place for her and her baby from an abusive relationship but she took advantage […]

Unemployable PTSD

Unemployable PTSD

As shared by Jonathan M: I was laid off from my job. I am currently attending trade school to better my career opportunities but what income I have coming in through unemployment is not enough. It has all happened so fast the last 2 months that I could not keep up. I will be going Monday to […]

Security Deposit Eviction

Security Deposit Eviction

As shared by Craig A: I have been fighting the V.A over my PTSD claim. I was diagnosed in 2012 with PTSD, depression and anxiety. I have a 60% disability with the V.A for a Chronic migraine and tinnitus. Because of this, I have had trouble getting or keeping a job and will be receiving […]

My Family Served

My Family Served

As shared by Nicola T: I come from a family of service members. My Grandfather served in the Army, My Father the Navy, my Sister the Air Force, my Daughter the Air Force and I served in the Marines. I was sharing custody of my son with my ex husband until December 2017 when I got […]

No Power

No Power

As shared by Elizabeth L: My electric is off for non-payment. I require oxygen at night via CPAP and I am severely heat intolerant. I have trouble breathing when the temp gets over 74. I have massive spinal trauma and all of the side effects for my ability to care for myself. I got behind on […]