Mom can’t do it all this month

Mom can’t do it all this month

Vanessa T (California): My utilities have fallen behind this month and we have no money for groceries or the utilities until payday. I was not prepared for my school check to be so small because of the break between semesters. This was my first time using gi bill and I was not informed well of what […]

A Veterans Struggles

A Veterans Struggles

Rachel D (Wisconsin): I am 70% disabled. I had surgery and do not have a job. Also there are mental health issues between me and my son. I need some assistance with my electric bill and food for my family. Notes from Crusaders: We will raise donations to pay her electric bill and get her […]

No Food

No Food

Larry S: (Georgia) Wife can not eat processed meat. We have to get it from a local meat market that raises and butchers themselves. Down to no food other than Raman noodles. Trying to help our kids out over the years and having to pay out of pocket to get wife’s surgeries done. She has had 2 […]

Disabled Vet Lights Out

Disabled Vet Lights Out

Paul C (California): I am 100% rated due to a parachute accident and was medically discharged. I got hit with vet bills for my service dog and forgot to pay my electric. I have to pay $130.00 by 1700 tomorrow, Monday or my electric will be shut off. I have never done a payment plan […]

$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 […]

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 […]