Disabled Patriot Fund Recipient Stories

Honored Patriots

 

Army SGT Oscar Lopez – On August 28, 2017, a disbursement was made to Oscar Lopez.  Oscar suffers from severe PTSD and shoulder injury.

Army National Guard SSG Jimmy White – On August 12, 2017, a disbursement was made to Jimmy White.  Jimmy suffers from PTSD.

Army 1LT Maurice Williams – On August 12, 2017, a disbursement was made to Maurice Williams.  Maurice suffers from PTSD.

Army National Guard SPC Aaron McAfee – On August 8, 2017, a disbursement was made to Aaron McAfee.  He suffers from PTSD and a lower back injury.

Army SPC Devin Evans – On July 21, 2017, a disbursement was made to Devin Evans.  Devin suffers from PTSD.

Navy Officer Marissa Youngbey – On July 12, 2017, a disbursement was made to Marissa Youngbey.  Marissa suffers from multiple issues including PTSD.

Army SGT Ryan Lange – On July 6, 2017, a disbursement was made to Ryan Lange.  Ryan suffers PTSD.

Navy Officer Amanda Gilbert – On June 22, 2017, a disbursement was made to Amanda Gilbert.  Amanda suffers from PTSD.

Air National Guard SSG Diondra Hamilton – On May 20, 2017, a disbursement was made to Diondra Hamilton.  Diondra suffers from PTSD, stress and Military Sexual Trauma.

Navy Officer Ali Agha – On April 26, 2017, a disbursement was made to Ali Agha.  Ali suffers from PTSD.

Navy Officer Richard Monu – On March 27, 2017, a disbursement was made to Richard Monu.  Richard suffers from PTSD.

Navy Officer Pedro Zamora – On March 9, 2017, a disbursement was made to Pedro Zamora.  Pedro suffers from PTSD, GIRD, arthritis, tinnitus.

USMC Lcpl. Armando De LaOsa – On February 20, 2017, a disbursement was made to Armando De LaOla.  Armando suffers from PTSD, sleep apnea, bilateral tinnitus, radiculopathy and a lumbosacral strain.

Army CPT Marlena Ragland – On February 13, 2017, a disbursement was made to Marlena Ragland.  Marlena suffers from PTSD, asthma and a skin condition.

Army SPC John Young – On February 13, 2017, a disbursement was made to John Young.  John suffers from PTSD.

Navy Officer Jessica Ouellette – On February 6, 2017, a disbursement was made to Jessica Ouellette.  Jessica suffers from PTSD with anxiety.

Navy Petty Officer Francisco Rivera – On February 1, 2017, a disbursement was made to Francisco Rivera.  Francisco suffers from PTSD, depression, anxiety, sleep apnea, and irritable bowel syndrome.

Marine Corps Rifleman William Miller – On January 26, 2017, a disbursement was made to William Miller.  William suffers from PTSD, TBI, migraines, and tinnitus from a ruptured eardrum.

Navy AZAN Sakeena Hawkins – On January 20, 2017, a disbursement was made to Sakeena Hawkins.  Sakeena suffers from wrist injuries and migraine headaches.

USMC Cpl Jacob Frascona – On January 14, 2017, a disbursement was made to Jacob Frascona.  Jacob suffers from back and knee injuries.

Army 1LT  Sherry Hedge – On January 6, 2017, a disbursement was made to Sherry Hodge.  Sherry suffers from knee injuries which resulted in a total knee replacement.

Navy AM3 Arthur Miller – On December 26, 2016, a disbursement was made to Arthur Miller.  Arthur suffers from PTSD, migraine headache disorder and tinnitus.

Navy EN2 Ivan Pascal – On December 26, 2016, a disbursement was made to Ivan Pascal.  Ivan suffers from PTSD and bi-polar disorder.

Navy HM2 Julio Garcia – On December 12, 2016, a disbursement was made to Julio Garcia.  Julio suffers from PTSD.

Army SPC Theodore Wills – On December 12, 2016, a disbursement was made to Theodore Wills.  Theodore suffers from PTSD.

Army SSG Clayton Irons – On December 5, 2016, a disbursement was made to Clayton Irons.  Clayton suffers from PTSD.

Army SGT Brian Wilhelm – On November 18, 2016, disbursements was made to Brian Wilhelm.  Brian suffers from 100% PTSD, TBI and amputated left leg.

Navy ABHAN Marquel Mays – On November 17, 2016, a disbursement was made to Marquel Mays.  Marquel suffers from PTSD.

Army PV1 Luis Rois Rivera – On November 17, 2016, a disbursement was made to Luis Rois Rivera. Luis suffers from PTSD.

Navy CTT2 Jerred Fournier – On November 15, 2016, a disbursement  was made to Jerred Fournier.  Jerred suffers from damaged wrist ligaments and GERD.

Army PFC Joshua Jessop – On November 9, 2016, a disbursement was made to Joshua Jessop.  Joshua suffers from PTSD, degenerative disc disease, TBI, right shoulder, left and right knee strain and tinnitus.

National Guard SPC Crystal Huerta – On November 9, 2016, a disbursement was made to Crystal Huerta.  Crystal is homeless and suffers from foot and leg issues and hypothyroidism.

Army PV1 James Casey – On November 2, 2016, a disbursement was made to James Casey.  James suffers PTSD with anxiety disorder.

Army SPC Melissa Vance – On November 2, 2016, a disbursement  was made to Melissa Vance.  Melissa suffers from back issues, knee issues and migraines.

Navy IT1 Ryan Shannon – On October 31, 2016, a disbursement was made to Ryan Shannon.  Ryan suffers from PTSD w/anxiety disorder, mild TBI, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and incomplete paralysis in left foot.

Navy QM3 Abigail Maki – On October 20, 2016, a disbursement was made to Abigail Maki.  Abigail suffers from severe PTSD and panic disorder.

Marine Sgt. Wayne Rydberg – On October 13, 2016, a disbursement was made to Wayne Rydberg.  Wayne suffers from PTSD, shrapnel and a shoulder injury.

Army SPC Gaige Franco – On September 26, 2016, a disbursement was made to Gaige Franco.  Gaige suffers from torn meniscus, torn ACL/PCL and tinnitus.

Army SPC Nicholas Abernethy – On September 19, 2016, a disbursement was made to Nicholas Abernethy.  Nicholas suffers from PTSD.

Army SSG Jose Hill – On September 12, 2016, a disbursement was made to Jose Hill.  Jose suffers from PTSD and depression.

USMCR Sgt. Sean Grimes – On September 1, 2016, a disbursement was made to Sean Grimes.  Sean suffers from PTSD.

Army PV2 Timothy Mohr – On August 10, 2016, a disbursements was made to Timothy Mohr.  Timothy suffers from PTSD, TBI, lower extremity pain.

Army PV2 Freddie White – On July 28, 2016, a disbursement was made to Freddie White.  Freddie suffers from PTSD.

Army 1SG Joseph Kopernik – On July 28, 2016, a disbursement in was made to Joseph Kopernik.  Joseph was blasted unconscious by an IED.  Later he was diagnosed with PTSD and cat scans revealed TBI.

Army SP4 Dan Barhum – On July 27, 2016, a disbursement was made to Dan Barhum.  Dan suffers from severe PTSD that stems from his TBI in Iraq in 2005 He was deployed twice to Iraq.

Army Jeremy Jones – On July 6, 2016, a disbursement was made to Jeremy Jones.  Jeremy suffers from Bilateral maxillary sinus retention cyst, PTSD, migraines.

Army SSG Dan Gabryszak – On June 26, 2016, a disbursement was made to Dan Gabryszak.  Dan needed help with insurance and travel expenses to his treatments.  He suffers from severe PTSD, TBI, concussions and back issues.

Navy HM1 Cherrielyn Filozof – On June 9, 2016, a disbursement was made on behalf of Cherrielyn Filozof.  She served in Iraq in 2007 and 2008 in a High Trauma medical unit.  She has suffered from PTSD.

Army SPC Alejandro Villatoro – On June 8, 2016, a disbursement was made to Alejandro Villatoro.  Alejandro suffers from depressive disorder with anxiety and tinnitus.

Navy SGT2 David Hull – On June 8, 2016, a disbursement was made to David Hull.  David suffers from PTSD, chronic pancreatitis and diabetes.

Army SPC Carol Ann Robinson – On June 8, 2016, a disbursement was made to Carol Ann Robinson.  Carol suffers from PTSD, migraines, back and spine injuries.

Army SPC John Navarre – On April 22, 2016, a disbursement was made to John Navarre.  John suffers from PTSD and TBI, disc issues, arthritis and migraines.

Army SPC John Vongphardy – On April 2, 2016, a disbursement was made to John Vongphardy.   John suffers from PTSD.

Navy LSSR Brandon Washington – On April 2, 2016, a disbursement was made to Brandon Washington.  Brandon suffers from severe PTSD.

USMC Lance Corporal Sean Fenzel – On March 21st and 28th, disbursements were made to Sean Fenzel.  Sean suffers from severe PTSD, TBI, back issues and eye disorders.

Army SPC Raphael Colon – On March 2, 2016, a disbursement was made to Raphael Colon.  Raphael suffers from severe PTSD.

USMC PFC Shannard Dyer – On February 22, 2016, a disbursement was made to Shannard Dyer.  Shannard suffers from PTSD, joint disease, hearing issues, burn scars and TBI.

Army SPC April Douglas – On February 20, 2016, a disbursement was made to April Douglas.  April suffers from PTSD and asthma.

Navy AWF2 Jason Ott – On February 6, 2016, a disbursement was made to Jason Ott.  Jason suffers from a broken back from falling out of an aircraft.

Army SPC Matt Sanders – On February 2, 2016, a disbursement was made to Matt Sanders.  Matt suffers from PTSD, hearing loss and back issues from his back injuries.

Army SGT Henry Gonzalez – On January 22, 2016, a disbursement was made to Henry Gonzalez.  Henry suffers from PTSD.

USMC Cpl Eric Henniger – On January 2, 2016, a disbursement was made to Eric Henniger.  Eric suffers from depression and a hip injury.

USN AA Patrick Hutton – On December 30, 2015, a disbursement was made to Patrick Hutton.  Patrick suffers from hearing loss, tinnitus and dislocated elbow resulting in tendinitis.

Army SPC Maurice Henderson – On December 24, 2015, a disbursement was made to Maurice Henderson.  Maurice suffers from cervical spine (ruptured discs), knee injury and PTSD.

Army SPC Jeffrey Sadler – On December 24, 2015, a disbursement was made to Jeffrey Sadler. Jeffrey suffers from PTSD.

USMC LCpl Julian Trafford-Goss – On December 24, 2015, a disbursement was made to Julian Trafford-Goss.  Julian suffers from PTSD, hearing loss, back and knee injuries and headaches.

Army PFC Deangelo Jackson – On December 24, 2015, a disbursement was made to Deangelo Jackson.  Deangelo suffers from PTSD.

USMC SGT George Burke – On December 24, 2015, a disbursement was made to George Burke.  George suffers from PTSD and back injury.

Army SGT Brian Bickerton – On December 17, 2015, a disbursement was made to Brian Bickerton.  Brian suffers from TBI, PTSD and mobile and back issues due to an IED explosion.

Army PFC Jason Seitz – On December 16, 2015, a disbursement was made to Jason Seitz.  Jason suffers from PTSD.

Army PVT Lisa Caparelli – On December16, 2015, a disbursement was made to Lisa Caparelli.  Lisa suffers from fractures in her ankles after falling off a 90 foot ravine.

Army SGT Robin Findlay – On December 16, 2015, a disbursement was made to Robin Findlay.  Robin suffers from PTSD.

Army SPC Jesse Davis – On November 24, 2015, a disbursement was made to Jesse Davis.  Jesse suffers from PTSD, TBI and seizures.

Army SPC Jennifer Alvarez – On November 20, 2015, a disbursement was made to Jennifer Alvarez.  Jennifer suffers from PTSD, depression and a back injury.

Army SPC John Miller – On November 20, 2015, a disbursement was made to John Miller.  John suffers from PTSD.

Army SSG Luis Nunez – On November 19, 2015, a disbursement was made to Luis Nunez.  Luis suffers from PTSD and a back injury.

Army SPC Carolyn Musgray – On November 3, 2015, a disbursement was made to Carolyn Musgray.  Carolyn suffers from a shoulder injury.

Army PFC Herman Hunter – On October 13, 2015, a disbursement was made to Herman Hunter.  Herman suffers from degenerative intervertebral disc disease and several other medical conditions.

Army Spc. William Marcia – On September 15, 2015, a disbursement was made to William Marcia.  William suffers from PTSD, TBI, hearing, back, shrapnel wounds and radiculopathy.

NAVY HM2 Emilio Molina-Picado – On September 15, 2015, a disbursement was made to Emilio Molina-Picado.  Emilio suffers from a shoulder injury.

Army Ssg. Israel Muniz – On September 10, 2015, a disbursement was made to Israel Muniz.  Israel suffers from PTSD, heart issues and breathing problems from lung issues.

Army Cpl Joseph Trainor – On September 4, 2015, a disbursement was made to Joseph Trainor.  He suffers from PTSD, limitation of motion of left shoulder and tinnitus

USMC LCpl Phillip Goodrich – On September 1, 2015, a disbursement was made to Phillip Goodrich.  Phillip suffers from PTSD and tendinitis.

Army Spc. Luis Ochoa – On September 1, 2015, a disbursement was made to Luis Ochoa.  Luis suffers from PTSD.

Army PFC Joseph Calixte – On August 28, 2015, a disbursement was made to Joseph Calixte.  Joseph suffers from PTSD.

Army SSG Albert Parr – On August 20, 2015, a disbursement was made to Albert Parr.  Edward suffers from PTSD, TBI, lumbar and cervical spine injury.

Army CPL Edward Crawford – On August 18, 2015, a disbursement was made to Edward Crawford.  Edward suffers from PTSD.

Army PV1 Mark Ross – On August 6, 2015, a disbursement was made to Mark Ross.  Mark suffers from major depression and anxiety.

Army Spc. Matthew Tallman – On July 28, 2015, a disbursement was made to Matthew Tallman for car repairs.  Matthew suffers from PTSD, TBI, head injuries/concussions, migraine headaches and sleep difficulties.

USMCR Cpl. Jeremy Lowe – On July 26, 2015, a disbursement was made to Jeremy Lowe.  Jeremy suffers from PTSD, shoulder and back injuries.

USMC Sgt. Jesus Cervantes – On July 26, 2015, a disbursement was made to Jesus Cervantes.  Jesus suffers from shoulder, wrist, back and knee injuries, tinnitus and migraine headaches.

Army Spc. Carlson White – On July 15, 2015, a disbursement was made to Carlson White.   Carlson suffers from PTSD, TBI and migraine headaches.

Army Spc. William Conner – On June 29, 2015, a disbursement was made to William Conner.  William suffers from PTSD, right knee and foot injury, left wrist and lower back injury.

Army Spc. Gerald O’Sullivan – On June 29, 2015, a disbursement was made to Gerald O’Sullivan.  Gerald suffers from PTSD, knee injury, depression and mood behavior.

Army Cpl. Joseph Conerly – On June 24, 2015, a disbursement was made to Joseph Conerly.  Joseph suffers from PTSD and high blood pressure.

USMC Cpl. Daniel Wolter – On June 23, 2015, a disbursement was made to Daniel Wolter.  Daniel suffers from PTSD, TBI, anxiety and depression.

Army 1Lt Ronald Davis, Jr. – On June 18, 2015, a disbursement was made to Ronald Davis, Jr.  Ronald suffers from PTSD.

USMC Sgt. Ramon Bejarano – On June 9, 2015, a disbursement was made to Ramon Bejarano.  Ramon was shot by a rocket propelled grenade launcher on his right side.  He suffered from shrapnel in the shin of his right leg as injuries to his knee.

Army/Arngus SSG Cleother Clayborne – On May 22, 2015, a disbursement was made to David Oelert.  David suffers from PTSD, back and knee issues, headaches and sleeping issues.

Air Force-Angus David Oelert – On May 22, 2015, a disbursement was made to David Oelert.  While stationed at Udeid Air Base in Qatar, David sustained injuries which required him to be transported back home and undergo a spinal fusion and laminectomy.

Army/RA SPC Samer Assaf – On May 22, 2015, a disbursement was made to Samer Assaf.  Samer suffers from anxiety, back and arm injuries, hearing impairment, etc.

Army/Arngus SPC Remon Knowlton – On May 8, 2015, a disbursement was made to Remon Knowlton.  Remon suffers from PTSD.

Army/RA SPC Gregory Card – On May 1, 2015, a disbursement was made to Gregory Card.  Gregory suffers from PTSD, knee and back injuries, hearing and tinnitus.

Army Sgt Curtis Berrier – On April 30, 2015, a disbursement was made to Curtis Berrier.  Curtis suffers from PTSD, anxiety, depression and knee/back injuries.

Army SPC Edmundo Gonzalez – On April 28, 2015, a disbursement was made to Edmundo Gonzalez.  Edmundo suffers from PTSD and TBI.  He was involved in an IED in which he watched his Staff Sargent die.

Army SPC Damon Clemons – On April 28, 2015, a disbursement was made to Damon Clemons.  Damon suffers from severe PTSD, lower back pain and anxiety.  Damon rescued a fellow soldier and needed to jump in a ditch to avoid IED explosions.

Army SPC Demarcus Nehmelman – On April 22, 2015, a disbursement  was made to Demarcus Nehmelman.  Demarcus suffers from PTSD, TBI, back/spine/knee injury and suicidal tendencies.

Army SPC Alex Hummell – On March 10, 2015, a disbursement was made to Alex Hummell.  Alex suffers from PTSD and depression.

USMC LCpl Mark Concordia – On March 10, 2015, disbursements was made to Mark Concordia.  Mark is recovering from a form of testicular cancer that the VA denies has anything to do with his service in Iraq; although a number of Marines from his platoon all have this same form of cancer.  He also suffers from PTSD.

Army SPC Nicholas Garrett – On February 26, 2015, a disbursement was made to Nicholas Garrett.  Nicholas suffers from a broken thumb, unable to hold his weapon, and broken rotator cuff.

Keenan Chapple-Brown – On February 25, 2015, a disbursement was made to Keenan Chapple-Brown.  Keenan suffers from PTSD and sleep disorder.

Army SGT Adam Veach – On February 3, 2015, a disbursement was made to Adam Veach.  Adam suffers from PTSD, injuries to knee, hearing loss and tinnitus.

Army SPC Robert Wandel – On February 3, 2015, a disbursement was made to Robert Wandel.  Robert suffers from depression, neck, back, shoulder and knee pain, arthritis and hearing loss.

Army SGT Adam Veach – On February 3, 2015, a disbursement was made to Adam Veach.  Adam suffers from PTSD, injuries to knee, hearing loss and tinnitus.

Army SGT James Masuca – On January 29, 2015, a disbursement was made to James Masuca.  James was involved in a prisoner riot and suffers from PTSD, back, shoulder and leg injuries.

Army SPC Anthony Chabanov – On January 28, 2015, a disbursement was made to Anthony Chabanov.  Anthony suffers from TBI, PTSD, tinnitus and migraines.

Army SPC Craig Kois – On January 23, 2015, a disbursement was made to Craig Kois.  Craig is currently homeless and suffers from PTSD.  He is undergoing a PTSD program.

Corzel Coles – On December 27, 2014, a disbursement was made to Corzel Coles.  Corzel suffers from PTSD, pain issues and depression.

Jennifer Gomez – On December 27, 2014, a disbursement was made to Jennifer Gomez.  Jennifer suffers from PTSD and knee injuries.

Kevin Mitchell – On December 5, 2014, a disbursement was made to Kevin Mitchell.  Kevin suffers from PTSD and back injury.

Sean Grimes – On December 5, 2014, a disbursement was made to Sean Grimes.  Sean suffers from PTSD and a malignant brain tumor.

James Woodard – On December 1, 2014, a disbursement was made to James Woodard.  James suffers from PTSD and depression.

Oscar Moore – On November 17, 2014, a disbursement was made to Oscar Moore.  Oscar suffers from PTSD, asthma, bursitis, chronic joint ankle and knee pain.

Quiana Evans – On November 6, 2014, a disbursement was made to Quiana Evans.  Quiana suffers from depression and asthma.

Rogelio Villa – On October 10, 2014, a disbursement was made to Rogelio Villa.  Rogelio suffers from deterioration of eyesight.  He is in need of a cornea transplant.

Jeremy Mattis – On October 10, 2014, a disbursement was made to Jeremy Mattis.  Jeremy suffers from severe PTSD, anxiety, severe depression, arthritis and pain in back, knees and joints.

Vera Moore – On October 9, 2014, a disbursement was made to Vera Moore.  Vera suffers from PTSD, depression, carpal tunnel, arthritis, migraines and tinnitus.

David Vowels – On October 3, 2014, a disbursement was made to David Vowels.  David suffers from PTSD, nightmares, flashbacks, anxiety, depression and hearing loss.

Allan Raynor – On September 30, 2014, a disbursement was made to Allan Raynor.  Allan suffers from PTSD, right shoulder and rotator cuff injuries and tinnitus.

Juan Perez
– On September 30, 2014, a disbursement was made to Juan Perez.  Juan suffers from PTSD and nightmares.

James Tucker – On September 25, 2014, a disbursement was made to James Tucker.  James suffers from TBI, PTSD, lower bank injury and hearing loss.

Leonidas Reyes
– On September 24, 2014, a disbursement was made to Leonidas Reyes.  Joshua suffers from TBI, PTSD, migraine headaches, anxiousness, etc.

Joshua Day – On September 20, 2014, a disbursement was made to Joshua Day.  Joshua suffers and is being treated for TBI, PTSD, chronic headaches and nightmares.

Joshua Page – On September 11, 2014, a disbursement was made to Joshua Page.  Joshua suffers from TBI, PTSD, difficulty speaking and gets easily excited.

Jose Garcia – On September 5, 2014, a disbursement was made to Jose Garcia.  Jose suffers from PTSD, radiculopathy of both legs, knees, elbows, and tinnitus.

Tony Flowers – On August 28, 2014, a disbursement was made to Tony Flowers.  Tony suffers from anxiety, right shoulder injury, back injury, degenerative disc disease, tinnitus and migraine headaches.  Due to his injuries, Tony can no longer work.

Clyde Johnson – On August 21, 2014, a disbursement was made Clyde Johnson.

Bryan Coffin – On August 14, 2014, a disbursement was made to Bryan Coffin.  While in Afghanistan, the Humvee Bryan was riding in, rolled over (seven times) leaving him with extensive and ongoing injuries.  He also suffers from PTSD which he is currently receiving treatment.

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