The significance of Independence Day for injured Veterans

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The significance of Independence Day for injured Veterans
Celebrating Independence Day means something different for everyone. For some, it’s having cookouts, spending time with family, or watching fireworks. For severely injured Veterans, celebrating freedom on the Fourth of July holds a special significance. This is why Homes For Our Troops feels it is our duty to restore independence to the brave men and …

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PTSD Awareness Day: Where to go for help

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  It is not uncommon for Servicemembers to experience post-traumatic stress after serving. According to the PTSD Foundation of America, there are as many as 400,000 Servicemembers battling PTSD. The foundation also states that of those returning home with PTSD symptoms, less than 40 percent will seek treatment. In light of PTSD Awareness Day on …

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How our Corporate Partners help make HFOT homes energy-efficient

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  Energy efficiency is an important aspect of every HFOT home. Several of our Corporate Partners contribute products that lower energy costs for HFOT families, enabling them to use the savings toward rebuilding their lives. HFOT exceeds Energy Star standards on all homes, which saves Veterans up to 30 percent on their household energy bills …

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How you make Father’s Day special for HFOT dads

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  Coming home with a new child is a very special moment for every father. Your generosity enables injured Veterans to whole-heartedly enjoy this stage of their lives without limitations. As a new dad, Marine Corporal Kevin Blanchard is able to share the joy of caring for his infant son Beau with his wife Myra. …

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SUPPORT HFOT AT EBAY CHECKOUT

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  Homes For Our Troops will be eBay’s featured charity beginning on June 9 and ending on June 16. During the week of June 9, eBay shoppers (who have PayPal as their payment method) will see Homes For Our Troops featured at the bottom of the checkout screen. Shoppers can support our nation’s severely injured …

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