News and Stories

Forgotten Sons Motorcycle Club Donates to Purple Heart Homes

September 3, 2016

The Clemmons NC Chapter of the Forgotten Sons Motorcycle Club is made up of Veterans. They hold several events throughout the year to support Veterans. “We are all Veterans and we understand some of the struggles that Veterans go through”, said Digger the Chapter President. Today they present a check for over $3,700 to Dale […]

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Purple Heart Homes will be at the Southern Women’s Show

August 24, 2016

Wilson of Wilson’s Word interviews Cory Collins from Purple Heart Homes about our mission and what Purple Heart Homes will be doing at the Southern Women’s Show. We will be at booth 1224 with a chance to win a $500 gift card from Diamonds Direct.

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Chapter Organizational Meeting in South Euclid OH

August 22, 2016

Purple Heart Homes is holding a meeting August 24 at 7:30 pm for anyone interested in helping to form a chapter in the local area. The meeting will be in the South Euclid Municipal Complex, 2nd floor community room.

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Credit Union Leagues to Support Operation: Veteran Home Renovation Campaign

August 17, 2016

Three state credit union leagues have pledged support for the inaugural campaign of Operation: Veteran Home Renovation. A campaigned sponsored by Purple Heart Homes to renovate homes of older Veterans. Credit union members will be raising funds to support the campaign.

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Cruise-In to Benefit Purple Heart Homes

August 16, 2016

A Mopar Cruise-in was held July 30th by SRI Performance and the Carolina Scat Pack to benefit Purple Heart Homes.

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LSCU announces its Partnership with Purple Heart Homes

August 11, 2016

The League of Southeastern Credit Unions (LCSU) is partnering with Purple Heart Homes, to provide living solutions for disabled American Veterans. The announcements was made as Purple Heart Homes kicks off its inaugural campaign, Opertaion: Veteran Home Renovation, to help spruce up homes owned by older Veterans.

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Purple Heart Homes and Credit Unions Join Forces

August 9, 2016

State Credit Union Leagues and Credit Unions are joining forces with Purple Heart Homes as part of Operation: Veteran Home Renovation. “It is fitting we officially launch this campaign on Purple Heart Day,” said John Gallina Co-Founder of Purple Heart Homes. “We were taught to never leave a soldier behind on the battlefield, and we […]

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Blue Day Festival to Benefit Purple Heart Homes

August 3, 2016

The Blue Days Festival, sponsored by Big Shotz Tavern, was held Saturday as a fundraiser for Purple Heart Homes. There was live music, food, drinks and a play area for the kids.

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Veterans’ Homes Renovated by Tinker Federal Credit Union

July 29, 2016

In a joint venture between Tinker Federal Credit Union and Purple Heart Homes, Veterans are receiving home modifications to make them more accessible. Tinker FCU has already built a ramp for a Vietnam Veteran in Lexington. They hosted and auction and casino night to raise funds for this project and three others. The other projects […]

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Purple Heart Homes Video – Forming a Chapter

Watch a video to learn about how to form a Purple Heart Homes Chapter in your area.

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Read Our 2016 Summer Newsletter

July 7, 2016

Read the 2016 Summer Edition of Purple Heart Homes Connections

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Project started in Charlotte for Vietnam Veteran

A Mission Kick Off Ceremony was held in Charlotte to mark the official start of a Purple Heart Homes project for a Vietnam Veteran. Improvements to be made include widening doorways, modifying the shower and making other renovations to make the home safe and accessible. “I’m always encouraged when I can hear, at the beginning […]

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