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Veterans United Donates $12,500 to American Freedom Foundation

July 19, 2011

Veterans United Foundation recently contributed $12,500 to the American Freedom Foundation, to honor U.S. military members and veterans for their service.

Veterans United Foundation recently contributed $12,500 to the American Freedom Foundation, which honors U.S. military members and veterans for their service.

The AFF holds benefit concerts and festivals to raise money for various programs that support the organization's mission, which emphasizes the welfare of wounded and disabled servicemen and women, as well as the families of those killed in action.

Veterans United employees are excited for the opportunity to attend the organization's annual Freedom Festival this November in Fairfax, Va.

This year's festival will feature prominent rock sensation Daughtry, as well as various military speakers and tributes. Past festivals have featured renowned musicians, including singer and songwriter Kenny Loggins and country artist Charlie Daniels.

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  • $16.4 billion
    in loans financed in 2019
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  • More than $50 million
    raised for nonprofit charitable arm, Veterans United Foundation since Nov. 2011
  • More than 3,000 employees
    in more than 20 states

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Chris is the nation’s leading expert on VA Loan benefits. He authored The Book on VA Loans in 2011, and maintains the VA Loans Insider blog. His analysis and articles have appeared at a host of sites and publications, including the Washington Post, The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, ABC News, USA Today, the Houston Chronicle and more. Members of the media may request a free copy of The Book on VA Loans to learn more about the VA loan program.

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