Entries by Robyn Kehoe

How a small loan can make a huge difference to a family

Hardships can strike any family. And when they do, many families are left with scary financial choices, like taking on high interest credit card or payday loan debt, or missing rent or mortgage payments and risking eviction. And with close to half a million federal employees learning less than $50,000 a year, a tragedy can […]

We’ve just gotten our Platinum GuideStar Seal!

We’re proud to announce that FEEA has earned the Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. The GuideStar database contains a profile for every tax-exempt nonprofit registered with the IRS. The GuideStar levels, acknowledged as symbols of transparency in the nonprofit […]

Today is International Volunteer Day!

Did you know today is International Volunteer Day? Each year Americans volunteer over 7 billion hours to help those organizations that matter most to them. If you’d like to learn how you can volunteer with FEEA please visit: www.feea.org/volunteer. Many of our volunteer opportunities can be done right from your home! This year you can […]

Will you help us change a life?

Bills and anxiety pile up quickly when you or a family member has a severe illness, your house is damaged in a hurricane, or a loved one passes. We’re writing to ask for your urgent support today so we can be there for feds like Nate*. This year Nate, a federal employee in the DC […]

In case you missed our interview on Federal News Radio!

In case you missed our interview this week on Federal News Radio’s Morning Drive with Tom Temin you can listen to it here.     Learn more about what FEEA is up to this holiday season, our programs, and how you can get involved! FEEA is the only independent, national, nonprofit organization for federal employees […]

Our Commitment to Higher Education

Today may be the last day of National Scholarship Month, but for FEEA it’s just the beginning. Our scholarship common application is now available at www.feea.org/schoalrships and the next deadline will be March 21, 2018. Meet Angela: Angela is one of our FEEA 2017 scholarship recipients. She is currently a sophomore studying nursing. While in […]

It’s Giving Tuesday! Help us meet our goal.

Today is #GivingTuesday, the Global Day of Charitable Giving! If you give to FEEA today your gift will be doubled with generously provided matching funds from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program for use for #Giving Tuesday! This means for every dollar you donate, BCBS will match your tax deductible gift dollar for […]

Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday! Help us hit our matching target!

Tomorrow, Tuesday November 28, is #GivingTuesday! We are excited that the Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (BCBS) has generously provided $5,000 in matching gift funds to FEEA for use for #Giving Tuesday! This means for every dollar you donate, BCBS will match your tax deductible gift dollar for dollar, doubling your gift to […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

All of us at the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund wish you and your loved ones a joyful Thanksgiving! We are so thankful for all the FEEA supporters who have come together this year to help aid families in need and support our annual scholarship programs. If you have a story about why you […]

Save the Date #GivingTuesday Nov 28

On Tuesday, November 28 we are participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving. We are excited to announce that the Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (BCBS) has generously provided $5,000 in matching gift funds to FEEA for use for #Giving Tuesday! This means for every dollar you donate, BCBS will match […]