Lackland financial institutions donate to Fisher House
Capt. Leria Diaz, 802nd Financial Analysis Flight commander; Dwayne F. Hopkins, Fisher House executive director; and Maj. Gen. Byron Hepburn, 59th Medical Wing commander, accept 100 $50 cards from Bob Glenn, Air Force Credit Union; Arnette Willis, Broadway Bank; and Ethel Harris, Security Service Federal Credit Union (left to right) on Jan. 6, 2012, at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. The cards were donated to Fisher House families by the financial institutions in partnership with the Armed Forces Financial Network. (Courtesy photo)
Lackland financial institutions donate to Fisher House


1/9/2012 - LACKLAND AIR FORCE BASE, Texas -- The Armed Forces Financial Network, in partnership with Lackland Air Force Base financial institutions, presented 100 $50 "Thank You" cards to the Lackland Fisher House Jan. 6, 2012. The cards will be distributed to military families staying there in 2012.

The cards can be used at any of the 1.3 million locations worldwide accepting AFFN payments, including the Defense Commissary Agency and Army and Air Force Exchange Service facilities.

Representatives from the Air Force Federal Credit Union, Security Service Federal Credit Union and Broadway Bank gave the cards, valued at $5,000, to Maj. Gen. Byron Hepburn, 59th Medical Wing commander and director of the San Antonio Military Health System; Capt. Leria Diaz, 802nd Financial Analysis Flight commander; and Dwayne F. Hopkins, Fisher House executive director.

The Lackland AFB Fisher House is a home-away-from-home for the families of seriously ill or injured patients receiving treatment at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center. For more details, visit www.fisherhouseinc.org.