Remember the true meaning of Veterans Day

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On this Veterans Day, I hope all Americans pause amidst the barbecues, college football games, and yardwork, and think about the many freedoms we have: freedom of speech; freedom to assemble; freedom to elect our leaders; freedom of the press; freedom of religion; the right to due process; essentially, the freedom and independence to live …

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Suicide Prevention Awareness Month: Help is out there

Categories: Blog, Home, Veteran topic
  With September being Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, we at Homes for Our Troops want all Veterans to know help is out there. The topic resonates with many Veterans, many of whom are actively working to prevent more Veteran suicides. The Homes for Our Troops staff is always available to Veterans if they need assistance, information on other …

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Hurricane Help: HFOT Veteran heads to Houston to aid in recovery

Categories: Blog, Fundraising, Home, Non-Profit, Uncategorized, Veteran topic
Hurricane Help: HFOT Veteran heads to Houston to aid in recovery An HFOT Veteran decided to continue serving this great country and packed up his flat bottom boat and headed for Houston. Here is his firsthand account of what he found: We found a catastrophic situation when arriving in the flooded areas from hurricane Harvey. …

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Documentary featuring Army Veteran Nick Mendes showing in Rhode Island Film Festival

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  New Englanders have a chance to watch HFOT home recipients Nick and Wendy Mendes on the big screen this weekend. The documentary featuring Nick’s story, American Veteran, is being shown at 2017 Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival on Aug. 13, 2017 at 4 p.m. The film follows Nick’s recovery and the love he …

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Navy Veteran Timothy Birckhead receives new adapted home from Homes For Our Troops on ABC’s The View

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  Last Wednesday, July 26, viewers across the country joined in Navy PO2 Timothy Birckhead’s joy and emotion as he received his HFOT home in an episode of ABC’s The View. Timothy’s home reveal wasn’t the only surprise. His favorite basketball player Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors stopped in for a visit with …

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