Operation Homefront, Inc

Rating: 4.38 stars   71 reviews

Issues: Philanthropy, Economic Development

Location: 1355 Central Parkway S Suite 100 San Antonio TX 78232 USA

Mission: Operation Homefront (OH) provides emergency financial and other assistance to the families of our service members and wounded warriors.

Operation Homefront provides direct services to alleviate a military family’s or individual’s actual/complete emergency financial burden, as well as counseling and/or recovery support. Emergency financial assistance is in the form of checks paid directly to mortgage lenders, auto mechanics, contractors, hospitals, doctors, dentists and other providers. Other emergency funding assistance, which an applicant receives within 24 to 72 hours, includes the following:

  • Financial assistance
  • Emergency food
  • Emergency home repairs
  • Critical baby items: formula, food and diapers
  • Home and appliance repair
  • Furniture and household items
  • Local moving assistance
  • Community events
  • Wounded Warrior Transitional Family Housing
    Results: Since its inception, Operation Homefront has provided more than $128 million dollars of funding to programs to benefit military families.
2013 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

2 people found this review helpful

Operation Homefront provides the kind of assistance that our troops and their families really need today. From paying bills to ensure electricity isn't cut off, to providing housing for our wounded warior heros, this organization is really what philanthropy should be all about. Just this Christmas alone, they partnered with Wal Mart to ensure that the holidays were happy for the children of deployed soldiers. Also, in 2009, 95% of funds went directly to troops and their families. It's how a non-profit should be run.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

it helps in the ways that are most needed in a quick and efficient manner.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

world class.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every month

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-3-01

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