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Making Sure Babies Sophie and Jack Have a Place to Call Home

Bills and anxiety pile up quickly when your child has a severe illness, your home is damaged by fire, or your spouse loses a job unexpectedly. Meet Sophie*. Sophie and her twin brother Jack were born prematurely to Kristine. Kristine is a federal civilian employee and has had to go on extended leave without pay […]

Helping Michael Get Back on his Route

Meet Michael*. Michael, an employee with the US Postal Service, knows firsthand how that feels. This year, Michael had to undergo a limb amputation, and his bills piled up while he was recovering from his surgery on leave without pay. It’s times like this that FEEA: the Federal Employee Education and Assistance Fund stands with […]

Being There for Kids Who Lost a Parent on 9-11

The rising cost of college is a growing burden on all families, including those parents who are federal public servants. College is even more of a financial stretch if you’ve lost a parent. FEEA has and continues to provide nearly 200 scholarships to the children of federal civilian employees who died in the line of […]