Wallick & Volk Mortgage Helps Wounded Veterans

December 12th, 2013

Wallick & Volk Mortgage announced their participation in a special campaign called Heroes to Homeowners. Through this program, Wallick & Volk will sponsor a mortgage-free home presentation for a deserving combat wounded veteran.

The Heroes to Homeowners campaign is a program of the national nonprofit, Boot Campaign, and was championed by The Duncan Group and Mortgage Coach to bring together mortgage industry leaders to show support for our nation’s military and honor our wounded veterans.   By creating a special partnership with the Boot Campaign, and the organization’s program partner Military Warriors Support Foundation, the group will sponsor 9 mortgage-free homes for 9 combat wounded veterans and their families.  “These heroes have made great sacrifices for our country, we are excited to be able to honor them and give something back,” stated Jim Volk, Chairman of Wallick & Volk Mortgage. 

Michael Groff, President and CEO of Wallick & Volk Mortgage offered this statement, “Wallick & Volk has helped many veterans over the years to realize the American Dream of home ownership.  We have great respect for our military men and women, and are thrilled to actually provide a mortgage-free home to one of our nation’s heroes.”

Wallick & Volk and the other industry leaders have each donated $30,000 to the Boot Campaign to make these dreams a reality.  That contribution will provide a mortgage-free home for a physically and/ or emotionally wounded veteran, as well as any home renovations needed for safety and accessibility and counseling for the financial stability needed to maintain home ownership. Details will follow about the actual home presentation event to take place in 2014, along with the name of the veteran who will receive this amazing award.

Wallick & Volk is one of the oldest privately-held mortgage lenders in the Nation. Since 1932 Wallick & Volk has earned its reputation by providing exceptional mortgage education, advice and unparalleled expertise to support their client’s objectives. Based in Cheyenne WY, Wallick & Volk remains committed to the highest standards of customer service, knowledge and integrity. Wallick & Volk has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America and offers a wide variety of loan programs including FHA, VA, Conventional, USDA, and more.  Wallick & Volk is an Equal Housing Lender.  Visit their website at www.wvmb.com.

The Boot Campaign is a national 501c3 nonprofit that is dedicated to showing tangible appreciation of our active military, raising awareness of the challenges they face upon return and supporting their transition home.  The Boot Campaign cultivates awareness, promotes patriotism, and provides assistance to military, past and present, and their families.  Through the sale of its signature military combat boots, general public donations, and corporate sponsorship, the Boot Campaign operates five distinct initiatives -- Jobs, Housing, Wellness, Urgent Assistance and Family Support-- that are caring for military personnel, past and present, healing from a variety of physical and emotional combat wounds, embodying the campaign motto that, “When They Come Back, We Give Back”.  www.BootCampaign.com

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