PROJECTS

Vietnam Veteran with Parkinson's Disease Needs Accessible Bathroom

Vietnam Veteran with Parkinson's Disease Needs Accessible Bathroom

07/07/2022

Leslie Shields was born in St. Louis, MO and enlisted in the Army at 19 years old as a transportation specialist.  He was stationed in Germany on an Airbase and then volunteered to go to Vietnam. He spent a little over a year hauling supplies out of... more »

Veteran with Spinal Stenosis Needs Ramp

Veteran with Spinal Stenosis Needs Ramp

07/07/2022

William Shields was born in Pennsylvania and grew up working on the farms. He wanted to serve his country, so he enlisted in the Army. He served from 1974 to 1980 as a combat engineer. William learned how to build rope bridges and was an expert in the M-16... more »

Project COMPLETE: Mr. Rodriguez's Accessible Bathroom

Project COMPLETE: Mr. Rodriguez's Accessible Bathroom

04/20/2022

🇺🇸 Soid Rodriguez, originally from Mexico, lost his father when he was 14 years old forcing him and his brothers into hard labor from a young age to take care of their family.🪖 Mr. Rodriguez joined the Marines and was able to get his American... more »

Veteran Trapped Inside and Unable to attend his Doctor Appointments

Veteran Trapped Inside and Unable to attend his Doctor Appointments

04/08/2022

Mr. Daniel Robertson Sr. of New Jersey was born by a midwife in the 1940s in South Carolina. He was drafted into the army initially but had more interest in the Air Force and was eventually transferred. He was first stationed in Idaho and then... more »

Contaminated Water from Camp Lejeune Caused Liver Cancer - Accessible Bathroom Needed!

Contaminated Water from Camp Lejeune Caused Liver Cancer - Accessible Bathroom Needed!

03/08/2022

Soid Rodriguez, originally from Mexico,  joined the Marines and attained his American citizenship. He proudly served our nation as a Corporal and trained at Camp Lejeune.  During his training, he and many other soldiers and their families were exposed to... more »

A Chairlift Won't Work: Funding an Elevator for Purple Heart Veteran

A Chairlift Won't Work: Funding an Elevator for Purple Heart Veteran

02/10/2022

Tyler Wilson fought for our freedom in Afghanistan. He was attacked by the Taliban and as a result, he is bound to a manual wheelchair for the rest of his life. Tyler has been resilient since returning from his deployment. He found a love for adaptive... more »

Disabled Mother and Army Veteran Needs Accessible Bathroom

Disabled Mother and Army Veteran Needs Accessible Bathroom

01/24/2022

Patrice is an Army veteran, mother and Native American who served during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Patrice grew up in a small area of South Carolina in an Etiwan Tribe which was part of the Wassamassaw Indian Nation. She was a... more »

Iraq Veteran, Struck By AT-Mine, Suffering from TBI, Needs Accessible Bathroom

Iraq Veteran, Struck By AT-Mine, Suffering from TBI, Needs Accessible Bathroom

01/14/2022

Douglas Shreve was born in New York and joined the Army in 1993. He did 3 tours in the Middle East. He was sent to Iraq in 2003-2004 and sent to Afghanistan in 2006-2007. He served as an 88 Motor Transport Operator (88 Mike) with the 3-71 Calvary in the... more »