FORT CAMPBELL, KY, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Fort Campbell Public Affairs Office
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. вЂ“ Recently each time a Soldier into the Airborne that is 101st Division Brigade lost their sibling, Army Emergency Relief had been here to simply help get him house to Jamaica.
вЂњAER taken care of that plane admission to ensure Soldier could go to their sisterвЂ™s funeral,вЂќ said Col. Joseph P. Kuchan, Fort Campbell garrison commander, through the 2019 AER start up ceremony during the Airborne Division that is 101st head office.
Two days later his mom passed away. AER again managed to make it feasible for him for carrying on another grouped Family loss.
вЂњIn a fairly short period of time there were some severe activities in this SoldierвЂ™s life and AER surely could care for him,вЂќ Kuchan said.
AER, that is handled because of the Army Community Service-Financial Readiness Program, assists active-duty Soldiers and their own families, along with Reserve and National Guard Soldiers on constant duty that is active significantly more than thirty day period, retirees and Gold celebrity spouses.
The service provided $4 million in emergency assistance in the form of interest-free loans and grants, said Terrence Jones, ACS-Financial Readiness Program manager although Fort Campbell AER collected about $233,000 in donations last year. Read more