Special Note About Those Awarded
All the combat-wounded veterans and unmarried Gold Star spouses shown below applied for our programs through our website. They submitted documentation we requested of them and went through our thorough vetting process. They were selected by a specialized committee to ensure the best applicant to receive the vehicle or home was selected. None of our homes or vehicles are awarded through a lottery, none are ‘giveaways’.
Fallon, NV | Payment-Free Vehicle
Buffalo, NY | Payment-Free Vehicle
July – Congratulations Mark Beyers & family! We are proud to collaborate with Wells Fargo & West Herr Auto Group in awarding Retired U.S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal Mark Beyers with his own 2021 Jeep Renegade AWD and get him #BackontheRoad.
This vehicle will assist him and his family with their transition out of the military and into their civilian life.
Easley, SC | Payment-Free Vehicle
May – We joined forces with Wells Fargo and Hendrick Automotive Group in getting Retired U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Timothy Harvley #BackontheRoad with a brand new 2021 #Honda Pilot.
This vehicle will assist him and his family with their transition out of the military and into their civilian life. Thank you for your service SSG Harvley, congratulations on your new vehicle!
Sacramento, CA | Payment-Free Vehicle
May – In Sacramento, we worked together with Keurig/Dr Pepper and their retail partner Walmart to honor Purple Heart recipient, retired U.S. Army Sergeant Christopher Archuleta by awarding him with the keys to a 100% payment-free vehicle.
The vehicle was generously sponsored by Walmart and Keurig Dr Pepper through our Transportation4Heroes program. In addition to the vehicle, the sponsorship enables us to provide the Archuleta family with one year of family and financial mentorship.
SGT Archuleta was chosen to receive this life-changing gift after applying to our Transportation4Heroes program through our website. The application has a rigorous vetting process to ensure that the veteran who is chosen to receive the vehicle is the best to participate in our program. We work with the veteran to ensure that the awarded vehicle assists them in their successful transition out of the military to their new civilian life.
To learn how you can apply, follow this link: https://militarywarriors.org/vehicles/
Jacksonville, NC | Payment-Free Vehicle
May – We joined forces with Wells Fargo and Lejeune Honda Cars in getting retired U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Jesus Vasquez #BackontheRoad with a 2021 Honda CRV. This vehicle will assist him and his family with their transition out of the military and into their civilian life. Thank you for your service Sgt. Vasquez, congratulations on your new vehicle!
Florissant, MO | Mortgage-Free Home
May – What a privilege to welcome home former U.S. Army Sergeant William J. VanBoening with the keys to his very own mortgage-free home located in Florissant, MO. VanBoening’s home was donated to our Homes4WoundedHeroes program by Wells Fargo. Thank you, SGT, for your service and sacrifice to our country. Welcome Home!
Corvallis, OR | Payment-Free Vehicle
Congrats to retired Corvallis U.S. Army veteran Timothy Taylor and family who received a payment-free 2021 Chevrolet Traverse, donated by Wells Fargo and Power Buick GMC VW
Houston, TX | Payment-Free Vehicle
April – At the Mecum Auto Auctions, we presented one of our nation’s heroes with this F150, which was generously sponsored by our friends at Keurig Dr Pepper.
Mesa, AZ | Payment-Free Vehicle
April – We joined forces with Wells Fargo and Larry H. Miller Ford Mesa in getting retired U.S. Army Specialist Phillip Rousu #BackontheRoad with a 2020 Ford TRKS Edge. This vehicle will assist him and his family with their transition out of the military and into their civilian life. Thank you for your service SPC Rousu and congratulations on your new vehicle!
Gautier, MS | Mortgage-Free Home
Richlands, NC | Mortgage-Free Home
March – We worked together with Wells Fargo to welcome home the Clarke family with the keys to their very own mortgage-free home located in Richlands, NC. Albert Clarke was a sergeant in the U.S. Army for over 9 years and was deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom – Thank you for your service and sacrifice to our country. Welcome Home!
Lawton, OK | Mortgage-Free Home
Wichita, KS | Payment-Free Vehicle
February – Military Warriors Support Foundation and the Hometown Chevy Dealers honored the ultimate sacrifice of Army Specialist Jared Plunk by assisting his surviving widow Lindsay Plunk, Gold Star widow of Fallen Hero, US Army Specialist Jared Plunk with her transportation needs by awarding her the KEYS to a BRAND NEW, 100% payment free Chevrolet Equinox.
Jared Plunk joined the military in 2006 where he served as an Infantryman in the United States Army and was part of the 101st Airborne Division. In 2010, during his deployment to Afghanistan, he was killed in action. During his time in the Army, Jared Plunk was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for his bravery, service to our country and the Purple Heart for giving the ultimate sacrifice.
Please join us in congratulating Lindsay on her new car as we honor the service and sacrifice of Army Specialist Jared Plunk.
Benton, AR | Mortgage-Free Home
January – Wells Fargo and Military Warriors Support Foundation were honored to welcome home former U.S. Army Specialist & Purple Heart recipient Hunter Hudson with a mortgage-free home in Cabot, AR.
This amazing gift wouldn’t have been possible without the generous donation of the mortgage-free home by Wells Fargo to our Homes4WoundedHeroes program.