Thinking back of the times the AER provided support while on active duty, and into retirement, I can only hope my story may enlighten others to support the AER! To extend our gratitude, we are happy to be able to contribute to the AER, so that they may continue to provided so much, for our […]Read Ramon's story ›
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My first time donating to the AER program was during the 2017 Annual Campaign as a Specialist. I learned about the program’s benefits and the positive effects it had on Soldiers, their families, and other beneficiaries. From then on, I knew that I wanted to assist with the program or my fellow Soldiers, whether it […]Read Jason Blum's story ›
I first became involved with AER as a junior enlisted soldier donating money to support my brothers and sisters at arms. Years later the day had come when I needed the assistance of AER. PCS’n at times can riddles with financial surprises. After experiencing a no rate change in my BAH, DFAS later recouped the […]Read Lemijah's story ›