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…

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…
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Taking on the High Cost of Childcare

The cost of childcare often represents a significant portion of an employee’s take-home pay. This is especially true for those with lower incomes. FEEA and our wholly owned subsidiary, FEEA Childcare Services, Inc. (FCCS), partner with nearly…
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Congratulations 2016 FEEA Scholarship Recipients!

FEEA is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2016 merit-based scholarship program. This year FEEA awarded 365 scholarships, together with our partners. Selected from nearly 3,000 applicants these individuals were chosen for their outstanding…
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Celebrating the Service of our American Veterans

Today we celebrate the bravery and service of the 21,000,000 veterans of our armed forces. And approximately one in three current federal civilian employees is also an American veteran. FEEA proudly supports our federal employee veterans along…
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FEEA Awards Nearly $500,000 in Scholarships!

Did you know FEEA and its partners awarded nearly $500,000 in merit-based scholarships this year? The 2016 awardees hail from 49 states, plus DC, Puerto Rico, and overseas postings. The bulk of our more than 350 scholarship recipients are children…
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FEEA Names Joyce Warner as Executive Director

Following a months-long search to replace outgoing Executive Director Steve Bauer, the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund (FEEA) Board of Directors announced today that it has selected Joyce Warner as FEEA’s next Executive Director.…
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Steve Bauer to Retire

It is with a mixture of sadness and anticipation that we prepare for the retirement of executive director, Steve Bauer, after 30 years as the driving force behind FEEA. Steve was a founding board member back in 1986 and stepped up to be FEEA’s…