The Army Emergency Relief campaign continues through May 15.

Since being established in 1942, AER has helped more than 3 million Soldiers and Family members, with more than $1 billion.

In 2006, AER assisted 57,000 Soldiers and their Families with more than $58 million.

AER can assist with emergency financial needs for food, rent or utilities; emergency transportation and vehicle repair; funeral expenses; medical/dental expenses; personal needs when pay is delayed or stolen.

All contributions to the Army-wide campaign are tax deductible.

For details, call (804) 734-7952, 734-7955, 734-6388 or visit