Veteran Support

Specially Adapted Homes Give Severely Injured Veterans Security In Uncertain Times

For the past year in the shadow of COVID-19, Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) has faithfully continued its mission to build and donate specially adapted, mortgage-free homes to post-9/11 severely injured Veterans. As a corporate sponsor since 2014, Budget Blinds® and its franchise owners have been right there, installing our exclusive Signature Series® faux wood [...]

2020: A Year Of Joyous Homecomings With Homes For Our Troops For 23 Severely Injured Veterans

2020 has been a tumultuous year in many ways, but Budget Blinds® was honored to be part of seeing 23 Veterans and their families settle into new, specially adapted, mortgage-free Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) homes. With masks, safe distancing, and even virtually, the HFOT mission of building homes to help post-9/11 severely injured Veterans [...]

Homes For Our Troops Makes Homecoming Life-Changing For Severely Injured Veterans

Specially adapted, mortgage-free homes are at the center of the Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) mission which is “To build and donate specially adapted custom homes nationwide for severely injured post-9/11 Veterans, to enable them to rebuild their lives.” Traditional homes that don’t accommodate wheelchair living are a constant frustration, limiting access and complicating “simple” [...]

Hope Realized With Specially Adapted Homes That Restore Freedom And Independence

Owning a home is the American dream, and Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) has made that dream come true for over 300 severely injured Veterans by providing specially adapted, mortgage-free homes. Post-9/11 Veterans who have suffered catastrophic injuries are empowered to once again have hope for a bright future. In comfort and safety, these homes [...]

Home And Family: The Dynamic Duo For Injured Veterans To Rebuild Their Lives

Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) began building mortgage-free, specially adapted homes in 2004 for post-9/11 severely injured Veterans to enable them to rebuild their lives. Having suffered devastating injuries, including multiple limb amputations, paralysis, hearing and vision loss, traumatic brain injury, and PTSD (Post-traumatic Stress Disorder), hopes and dreams were shattered. The gift of a [...]

Homes For Our Troops Donates Its 300th Specially Adapted Home For A Severely Injured Veteran

Once again Budget Blinds® is excited to announce a significant milestone in our partnership with Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) who builds and donates mortgage-free, specially adapted homes to severely injured post-9/11 Veterans. This September saw the 300th HFOT home awarded in Hillsboro, Missouri, changing another family’s future forever. Kaylee Shumaker says “thank you” [...]

Specially Adapted Homes Enable Severely Injured Veterans to Rebuild Their Lives While Giving Back

A common thread that ties together the Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) home recipients is the desire to give back. Many have said that receiving the mortgage-free, specially adapted homes allows them more freedom to reach out to help people, especially other injured Veterans. Paying it forward, they strive to empower others to excel and [...]

Discounted Fees Welcome Military Veterans To Franchise Ownership

Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) has long been recognized within the franchise and military communities as extremely veteran-friendly, based on financial discounts and corporate policies that empower Veterans to become successful business owners. With four award-wining franchise brands in the home improvement/home services industry, HFC and its family of brands have, over the years, been designated [...]