Highlight: 90Works

Sara Chuzie Affiliate Success Stories, Uncategorized

Until recently, Michael, a medically discharged Army veteran, had a well-paying job. He then developed a medical condition with one of his legs and faced the possibility that his leg may be amputated. His illness caused him to lose his job and the family’s sole source of income. The family rapidly fell behind on their bills, including their rent, and …

Highlight: Tierney Center for Veteran Services at Goodwill OC

Sara Chuzie Affiliate Success Stories, Uncategorized

Latrish, an Air Force Veteran, arrived in Orange County, CA following an escape from domestic violence, and is now living with her sister and 3-year old son in Irvine, CA. Bernardo, Director of Battle Buddy Bridge (B3) of Volunteers of America Los Angeles referred Latrish to the Tierney Center for Veteran Services (TCVS), Goodwill Industries of Orange County through our …

Highlight: Upstate Warrior Solution

Sara Chuzie Affiliate Success Stories, Uncategorized

The VA in Anderson County has been working with a disabled veteran for several years. This veteran had cancer at the time and had already received surgery to correct this issue. UWS became involved due to a serious driveway issue. The vet’s driveway was dirt and had multiple large potholes, preventing home health from getting to his house to provide …

Highlight: Palmetto Warrior Connection

Sara Chuzie Affiliate Success Stories, Uncategorized

This Navy Veteran didn’t stop serving when he transitioned out of the military after being a Boatswain’s Mate for 5 years; instead, he served domestically as a firefighter and paramedic for 18 years. “When I was in the Navy, I had considered crossing over from Boatswain’s Mate to Corpsman and had actually done the material to move to the school… …

Highlight: Upstate Warrior Solution

Sara Chuzie Affiliate Success Stories, Uncategorized

In February of 2018, Upstate Warrior Solution (UWS) received a phone call from a social worker at the VA who referred an Army veteran to our Greenville Office Director for assistance with legal and housing issues. This veteran served twelve years in the Army and was medically retired a few years ago. Around the same time that this veteran called, …