Almost all of their belongings were damaged or destroyed, but USAA made recovering easier.
Al Cantu’s world widened when he left Corpus Christi, Texas, for the Army. But the 20-year veteran says the past decade of retirement changed his life the most. As a member of the VFW, the former paratrooper was invited in 2006 to visit the organization’s National Home in Eaton Rapids, Michigan. It’s a residential program
Before becoming a two-time NBA champion, former San Antonio Spurs center David Robinson graduated from the Naval Academy and served two years in the Navy. The philanthropist and businessman traveled with a Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff USO tour in 2009 and serves on the USO’s 75th Anniversary Honorary Committee. Is there a
Miss USA Deshauna Barber is a U.S. Army reservist and the first service member to hold the title. Barber, 26, is now using her position to advocate for military personnel on issues, including post-traumatic stress disorder and opportunities for female service members. You often talk about PTSD at appearances and in media interviews. Why? PTSD
Sunny Anderson, an Air Force veteran, turned her passion for cooking into a career as a Food Network chef, hosting shows including “Cooking for Real,” “How’d That Get on My Plate?” and “The Kitchen.” She got her USAA membership in 1994 through her military service. How did you jump from being a home cook to
After debt slammed the door on Daniel Rendon’s plans to buy a home, he snapped into action. The husband and father of three owed $40,000 in credit card debt, student loans and a car note, so the bank turned him down. In response, his family slashed expenses such as eating out, used tax returns to