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Florida Veterans Foundation

Address

The Capitol, Suite 2107
400 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001

(850) 488-4181

www.FloridaVeteransFoundation.org

AKA:

FVF

Description:

The Florida Veterans Foundation team is a veteran advocate team in the state of Florida. Whether it!€™s access to healthcare, education, jobs, VA benefits or the like, our Directors are here to help.

Intake Process:

Call or visit our website; email contact form.

Program Fees:

None.

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

Veterans (military discharge under honorable conditions).

General Eligibility Guidelines:
Situations which constitute a true emergency, which if not solved immediately will develop into a catastrophic situation.
Examples are as follows:
a. Rental payment which if not paid immediately will cause veteran or veteran!€™s family to be evicted.
b. Electrical or utility bill which if not paid immediately will cause power or utilities to be cut off.
c. Mortgage payment which if not paid will cause a foreclosure on veteran!€™s home.
d. Rental and utility deposits required for housing homeless veterans. Examples are the Hud/Vash program.
e. Emergency funding for veterans or veteran!€™s dependents attending school or training on the GI Bill or VA Vocational Rehabilitation programs when monthly VA checks are late or lost in the system.
f. Emergency shelter payments for veterans and their families whose homes or rental property has been damaged or destroyed due to acts of nature, such as floods, typhoons, or hurricanes.
The following guidelines will be followed in order for a veteran or veteran!€™s family to be approved for emergency assistance by the Florida Veterans!€™ Foundation:
a. The veteran applicant must have received a military discharge under honorable conditions. A legible military DD-214 must accompany each application for emergency assistance. The DD-214 will not be accepted if it has been modified in any manner.
b. Service period, for which a veteran entered the military service, must have been completed unless discharged for medical reasons or for the convenience of the service.
c. Veteran must have requested assistance from a minimum of three (3) veterans!€™ service organizations or social agencies.

NOTE: Generally, the FVF WILL NOT consider any of the following to constitute an emergency situation:
a. Automobile repair, payments or insurance.
b. Life or medical insurance.
c. Telephone bills to include cell phones and cable.
d. Consumer debt.
e. Utility bills which have been delinquent for 12 months or more.
f. College loans
g. Transportation to include bus, train or plane tickets.
h. Bills in name of other than the requestor.
i. Property Taxes.
j. Late Fees

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

June 13, 2019

Wishlist:

None.

Volunteer Opportunities:

None.

Address Listings

Physical

The Capitol, Suite 2107
400 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001

Mailing (Primary)

The Capitol, Suite 2107
400 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001

Contacts

General Inquiries

Primary Contact

(850) 488-4181

Thomas G. Bowman, USMC

Regional Director

(850) 488-4181

Washington J. Sanchez, Jr., USA

Chairman

(850) 488-4181

Phone Numbers

Main

(850) 488-4181

Fax

(850) 488-4001

Legal Status:

Private, Non-Profit

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