This year, with one small step, you can honor the memory of fallen service members in a truly meaningful way. Take the pledge to #MakeMemorialDayCount for the thousands of veterans who need our help right now by honoring and supporting veterans in need.
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The 2016 Campaign for Shelter & Dignity
Please join the 2016 Campaign for Shelter & Dignity, our ambitious and life-changing effort to provide shelter and other care for the men, women, and children in greatest need. Give a tax-deductible gift by June 18 to offer safe, affordable housing and a fresh start. With your help, families will be able to restore their lives, and never again wonder where they will sleep at night.
Blue Butterfly Village Wins Vanguard Award
Blue Butterfly Village, our permanent supportive housing for previously homeless veterans, has won the prestigious Vanguard Award from the National Affordable Housing Management Association. Blue Butterfly Village is on the site of a former naval base and numerous female veterans and their families have had their lives changed by this project.
This Year, Make Memorial Day Count
This year, with one small step, you can honor the memory of fallen service members in a truly meaningful way. Take the pledge to #MakeMemorialDayCount for the thousands of veterans who need our help right now by honoring and supporting veterans in need. You can make a critical difference with the simplest step: showing today’s veterans that you honor their strength and that you will support them with respect.
more than 2 million people helped annually
kids and young people given opportunities they could never have imagined
veterans whose lives we have helped improve
individuals and families impacted by incarceration helped
individuals with intellectual disabilities empowered to be independent and involved in their communities
older adults cared for, housed and loved
homeless individuals assisted
people housed in our 17,149 affordable housing units in 377 properties