Man’s Bestfriend

Man’s Bestfriend

As shared by Skyler H:  My 5 month old puppy, Koda, needs surgery to remove a tumor that is growing quickly. I’ve been out of the Army since December 2017. I’m pursuing a career in Cyber Security. I’m currently enrolled in school and hope to have a career secured by graduation this summer. My wife works full time […]

Helpless

Helpless

As shared by Earl H: My wife and I were forced out of our apartment in Oak lawn, Illinois by our ex-Landlord. He told us May 1st he would not renew our lease when it expires at the end of Sept. 2017 because he did not want Section 8 in his building any longer. He […]

Every direction but up

Every direction but up

As shared by Nathan B:  Hello, My name is Nathan. I am one of the vets that recently inquired with another veteran about volunteering with your organization. Two months ago I was laid off from a wonderful job that is having financial difficulties and made budget cuts which in turn caused me to be one […]

Mothers nightmare

Mothers nightmare

As shared by Elyse M:  I was honorably discharged under HYT after 15 years. My 3 year old daughter has brain cancer and my husband left us. I am still seeking employment. More details can be better explained on the phone. Note from Crusaders:  Elyse is in need of a job. She had to retire […]

Demons of addiction

Demons of addiction

As shared by Michael M: I am having a lot of mental health issues and have recently lost my job. Due to being admitted to the hospital recently, getting out yesterday has put me in a position of having difficulty with food and bus transportation to and from appointments for mental healthcare, which I will […]

PTSD Storm

PTSD Storm

As shared by Ashley M:  My husband lost his job last month and hasn’t been able to start work. He has a job lined up and was supposed to start on the 19th of March but the company has pushed back his start date twice and now he isn’t supposed to start till April 3rd. […]

Ineligible to work

Ineligible to work

As shared by Brian E: I am currently 60% disabled. I need to go to a full post PTSD clinic. I have been out of work for a month on a doctor’s release. Because I have been out of work, my family is short $950 next month to pay our bills. Note from Crusaders:  The VA […]