Habitat honors veterans this Memorial Day
“Life of Service” is the story of AmeriCorps VISTA alum and U.S. Army veteran Neal Pointer. Pointer shares his unique perspective on service and why he chose to continue to serve his country through AmeriCorps VISTA.
Habitat for Humanity works to provide housing solutions and volunteer and employment opportunities to U.S. veterans, military service members and their families.
Why build with veterans?
- Nearly 4 million veteran households pay more than 30 percent of income for housing.
- More than 1.5 million of these households experience severe housing cost burdens, meaning they pay more than 50 percent of income for housing.
Veterans success stories