Hurricane Harvey’s massive flooding has displaced tens of thousands of people and destroyed tens of thousands of homes across southeast Texas and Louisiana. As many as 13 million people have been affected by Hurricane Harvey and of that over 510,000 are Veterans and their families. Operation First Response is receiving numerous requests to help the thousands of Veterans and their families impacted. As these communities begin to clean up and rebuild the needs will be significant however with your help we will have the ability to make a major impact.
The mission of Operation First Response, Inc (OFR) is to serve all branches of our nation’s Wounded Heroes/Disabled Veterans and their families with personal and financial needs. Services are provided from the onset of injuries or illness, throughout their recovery period and along their journey from military life to the civilian world. Financial aid varies as each case is based on individual needs ranging from rent, utilities, vehicle payments, groceries, clothing, and travel expenses.