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Check out our latest stories, events, and the best part of the job: our success stories.

 
January 11, 2022

HVAF’s Veterans Villa is helping Paul improve his life – little by little

Third time’s a charm They say third time’s a charm and that’s the case for Army Veteran Paul. The first two times Paul came to HVAF, he lived in transitional housing. Now, since 2021, Paul lives at one of HVAF’s Permanent Supportive Housing units: Veterans […]
January 11, 2022

Support HVAF when you shop at Target!

We are honored and excited to announce that we have been chosen to participate in a special charitable giving campaign, sponsored and funded by Target. And you have the chance to help direct a portion of Target’s donation to us! Now through March 31, vote […]
January 11, 2022

Army Veteran & Women in Networking have served HVAF for 15+ years

Recently, Mary Aurtrey came to HVAF to present the organization with a check for $500! The money raised went to HVAF’s food pantry – where veterans can come in once a week to receive necessary food items such as canned meat, pasta, bread, snacks, and […]
January 10, 2022

Meet Team HVAF: CEO Emmy Hildebrand

In September 2021, former VP for Strategy Emmy Hildebrand received the promotion as HVAF’s first female CEO! Read more below to get to know our new CEO better: What all have you done at HVAF prior to receiving your new promotion? I joined HVAF in […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Twelve: Army Veteran Michael S

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. “If it weren’t for this place, I probably […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Eleven: Navy Veteran Bianca

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. After the Navy Like many veterans, Bianca struggled with […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Ten: Air Force Veteran Lucas

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. Life after war After Lucas received his honorable […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Nine: Navy Veteran Michael P

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. Navy veteran Michael used to wake up at […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Eight: Navy Veteran Darnell

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. Navy veteran Darnell M. first came to HVAF […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Seven: Marine Corps Veteran Jennifer

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. After military life When Jennifer received her honorable […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Six: Marine Corps Veteran Randall

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. Providing a new service Thanks to increased donations […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Five: Army National Guard Veteran JaMarlon

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. Starting over In the beginning of 2020, Army […]
December 20, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Four: Marine Corps Veteran Steve

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021.   Thanks to a local attorney and the […]
December 17, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Three: Navy Veteran Lolita

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. January 2021 In the beginning of 2021, Lolita […]
December 17, 2021

#12VetsOfChristmas Day Two: Army Veteran Robert S

This story is part of HVAF’s annual tradition: 12 Vets of Christmas, where each day we are featuring a veteran whose life has been positively changed because of the essential services and programs HVAF provided in 2021. A fresh start… Army veteran Robert came to […]