HBI transitioning Soldiers help Nashville tornado victims, gain experience

Published March 23, 2020

Major Radames Ortiz was stationed at Fort Campbell when his home in Puerto Rico was battered first by hurricanes and then earthquakes.

His mother’s home was destroyed and his grandmother’s home also was heavily damaged so he helped out the two ways he could from a distance – by sending money and enrolling in the Home Builders Institute Program that teaches transitioning Soldiers about the construction trade.

Read more in Fort Campbell Courier here.