Project Description

Retired Sergeant Joe Leal is a survivor. He experienced homelessness as a youth, served in the U.S. Army in the Bosnian and Iraq wars for four years, where he was injured, and has helped veterans and their families transition from combat to civilian life for the past 13 years. In 2010, he founded Vet Hunters Project (VHP), dedicated to preventing and ending homelessness among veterans. VHP’s efforts have provided housing to more than 1,200 vets and their families.