Honoring All Who Served this Veterans Day

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  On November 11, 1919, President Woodrow Wilson issued a message to the country commemorating the first Armistice Day.  The date initially recognized the anniversary of the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 when the guns finally fell silent to end the “War to End All Wars”.  In 1938, Congress designated November …

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HFOT Supporters create Veterans Park in New Braunfels, Texas

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  The members of the River Chase Veterans Association (RCVA) in New Braunfels, Texas have been loyal supporters of Homes For Our Troops for years, lending assistance with build events in the San Antonio area, and holding fundraisers to support severely injured Veterans. To honor past and present Veterans, the group created a Veterans Park …

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Homes For Our Troops featured on CNN’s Champions for Change

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  This week, Homes For Our Troops is being featured on CNN’s Champions for Change, a week-long special event highlighting bright examples of humanity who give hope and inspiration. Long-time HFOT Ambassador Jake Tapper hosts the segment and he interviews HFOT Board Member and HFOT home recipient Marine Sergeant Adam Kisielewski, who lost two limbs …

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Suicide Prevention Awareness Month: Help is out there

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  With September being Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, we at Homes For Our Troops want all Veterans to know help is available. The topic resonates with all of us, and many of our Veterans are actively working to prevent more Veteran suicides. The Homes For Our Troops staff and our Veteran Action and Advisory Team (VAAT) are …

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