Share the Warmth

Lifeline: Care Comfort Compassion | Year-Round

Why We Are Needed

11% of the adult homeless population are Veterans, and Tens of Thousands are Homebound and Hospitalized.

Each year, over 6,000 Veterans Commit Suicide, 400,000 Suffer from Invisible Wounds and 4-million have a service-connected disability.

Almost 1.2 million Veterans Live Below the Poverty Level and countless numbers are Residing in Sub-standard and Transitional Housing.


Care: The personal hygiene products, clothing, food and other essentials for the basic health and wellness of our Heroes.

Comfort: Engagements to help our Heroes feel safe and find them shelter or improve their living their conditions.

Compassion:  You’re not alone interaction with our At-Risk and Homeless, Homebound and Hospitalized Heroes.

Our Service to Veterans in need

• Engage in One-on-One Interaction
• Provide Essential Support
• Offer Self-Sufficiency Tools

Profound Lasting Differences Made

• Restored Hope
• Empowered Self-Worth
• Bolstered Health and Wellness
• Revitalized Self-Reliance
• Improved Quality of Life

Compounding the Good

An improved state of mind, body, and spirit of our men and women Veterans increases their ability to be more involved in the wellbeing of other Veterans as well as being positive contributors to their communities and society.

Making A Difference
by Being The Difference

Your Share the Warmth donation will be used in the service of Illinois and Wisconsin Veterans in need.

Share the Warmth Donation

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Donation Total: $20

Safe Secure: Upon donation completion you will be automatically sent back to the United Relief Foundation’s Donation Confirmation page and a donation receipt will be sent to the email provided.

Compound Your Generosity

You may be surprised to learn that the basic personal hygiene products and clothing most of us take for granted are a luxury to more Veterans than you think and just one personal care kit, a new hat, gloves or yes, even socks helps a Veteran in need more than you could know.

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Your purchase is considered a donation, is tax-deductible to the extent of the law and can be shipped directly to the United Relief Foundation at 500 Lake Cook Road ~ Suite 350 ~ Deerfield, IL 60015.

Sources: United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), United States Census Bureau and National Coalition of Homeless Veterans. The homeless are defined by U.S. federal legislation as people who “lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence.”

Before You LeaveMaking A Personal Connection

We want you to have a rewarding personal connection with the United Relief Foundation in Making A Difference by Being The Difference and hope you will revisit our website. Please feel free to reach out to us at any time. 

United In Service: Standing Tall and Together in the service of Veterans in need.