West Virginia Wounded Hero to receive home through the Military Warriors Support Foundation

Updated 1 year ago Special to HuntingtonNews.Net

Military Warriors Support Foundation will award a mortgage-free home to a wounded West Virginia hero injured during combat in Iraq and Afghanistan. Presentation will occur May 1 in a ceremony at Haddad River Front Park in Charleston, WV. Honorary presenters will be Wayne and Deby Kyle, parents of Chris Kyle, U.S. Navy Seal and known in military history as "The American Sniper".

They will present the home to a highly decorated combat wounded West Virginian in honor of their fallen son. This will be the 100th home which the organization has donated.     The homes are for families who have severe and/or unique circumstances due to their injuries received while serving our country. In addition to the home, the families will receive three years of family and financial mentoring.


The Military Warriors Support Foundation (MWSF) has been awarding mortgage-free homes since 2010 and has donated over 300 homes in 35 states, with a goal of 300 additional homes in 2013. The homes are fully renovated and accommodated for injuries, typically valuing between $150,000 and $250,000. These wounded hero families also receive 3 years of family and financial mentoring, to ensure they have all the skills necessary to be happy and successful home owners. The homes are for families who have severe and/or unique circumstances due to their injuries received in combat while serving our country.

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