Soldiers and Airmen Assistance Fund (SAAF-NC)

Soldier and Airmen Assistance Fund logo depicting the North Carolina state flag

The Soldiers and Airmen Assistance Fund (SAAF) is a patriotic organization established in 2004. Its mission is to protect the well-being of North Carolina Army and Air Guard families. It is a non-political, 501(C) (3) non-profit charitable organization, providing assistance to families when no other resources are available. Grants are provided for food, shelter, utilities, medical emergencies, wounded warriors, gift cards and education. The SAAF accepts applications and awards grants without regard to race, sex, religion, age or national origin in accordance with its Bylaws.

If you need help, contact your chain of command, nearest Family Assistance Center, or the SAAF office. 

POC for the SAAF is:

Dennis Roach, Executive Director

(919) 851-3390, extension 3

toll-free in NC 800-621-6159, extension 3


SAAF Website




North Carolina Soldier Assistance license plate with a bald eagle and U.S. flag