Veterans Day Fund
The Veterans Day Fund features organizations that support the men and women who have served in the U.S. armed forces, and their families. These organizations provide a variety of services, including mental health and supportive services, financial assistance, and support for life after duty including job opportunities and community engagement.
Veterans Day by the Numbers:
19.5 million – the approximate number of veterans in the United States
9 million – the number of veterans over the age of 65
5.06 million – the number of veterans receiving disability compensation
2 million – the number of female veterans of those receiving disability compensation
500k – the number of World War II veterans still living in the United States
1.56 million – the number of veterans in California, the highest number in the country
1.46 million – the number of veterans in Texas, the second-highest number in the country
11% – the percentage of veterans who experience homelessness
50% – the percentage of veterans experiencing homelessness who also live with a mental illness like PTSD
Through a single donation to the Veterans Day Fund, you will support highly-rated organizations dedicated to supporting and honoring America's veterans. The composition of nonprofits in this fund is subject to change.