VIDEOS: Homes For Our Troops donates its 300th home

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  We are excited to share with you, on Sept. 12, 2020, we celebrated the significant milestone of donating our 300th specially adapted custom home to Army Sergeant Nathan Shumaker and his family in Hillsboro, Missouri! The Shumaker family received the keys to their home during a modified, scaled-down ceremony that adhered to local and …

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Homes For Our Troops COVID-19 Update

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  Dear HFOT Family, The gradual return of employees to our headquarters building has gone smoothly, and we increased from 25% capacity to 33% on Aug. 3. This enhances our operational capability, and allows us to refine our procedures for social distancing and other safety requirements. We will progress cautiously as conditions allow.  As always, …

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VIDEO: SSgt Liam Dwyer’s Key Ceremony

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  On Aug. 8, 2020, Homes For Our Troops, presented Marine Staff Sergeant Liam Dwyer and his wife Meghan with the keys to their specially adapted custom home in Lake Worth, Florida, during a scaled-down, modified Key Ceremony that adhered to local and regional CDC guidelines. Thank you for supporting Homes For Our Troops and the building of the Dwyer …

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Five Ways to Support Injured Veterans on National Nonprofit Day

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  On August 17, 1894, nonprofit organizations officially became exempt from taxes. Today, August 17, is observed as National Nonprofit Day, a day to celebrate the impact nonprofit organizations have on our communities. In honor of National Nonprofit Day, we encourage you to take a moment to learn about our mission of Building Homes and …

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The history behind National Airborne Day

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  On August 16, 1940, 48 volunteer members of the U.S. Army Parachute Test Platoon performed the first official U.S. military parachute jump at Fort Benning, Georgia. Today, the date is celebrated as National Airborne Day, a day to honor the U.S. Airborne Forces. After the first jump, a large force of more 100,000 paratroopers …

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