Officials from the Wounded Warrior Project recently announced the charity will make available $10 million in reserve funds to injured Veterans whose finances have been hurt by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The money will be made available to individuals registered with the group in the form of $1,000 grants for essential expenses, such as groceries and rent payments.
“Due to their injuries and service-connected disabilities, our nation’s wounded and injured veterans are at great risk. Many are coping with a weakened immune system, increased isolation, and financial hardship. We will do all we can to help these warriors and their families through these immensely challenging times,” said retired Lt. Gen. Mike Linnington, CEO of the group.
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