“I’ve never been given something like this before,” Goodrich said. “This takes one worry off our lives.”
Goodrich served in Iraq and Afghanistan. His outpost was attacked, and he suffered injuries to the right side of his jaw and body. He received a Purple Heart, an Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign star and the Iraq Campaign Medal with Campaign Star for his service, a news statement from Operation Finally Home said.
“It’s not just a financial worry that’s off our plate, it takes his whole quality of life to a whole other level,” Jacqueline Goodrich said.
“I’m eternally grateful for the kindness others,” Goodrich said.