Tunnel to Towers Pays Off Mortgages for Fallen Alabama First Responders
McAdory Fire Chief and Cedar Bluff Police Sergeant have mortgages paid off as part of Tunnel to Towers’ 4th Annual Season of Hope
The Tunnel to Towers Foundation is proud to announce it has paid, in-full, the mortgages on the homes of McAdory Fire Chief Jeffrey Wyatt and Cedar Bluff Police Sergeant Christopher Vaughn as part of its annual Season of Hope Campaign.
Tunnel to Towers’ Season of Hope, celebrates the holiday season by lifting the financial burden of a mortgage from the families of fallen first responders, Gold Star families, and catastrophically injured veterans around the country.
On April 4, 2022 McAdory Fire Chief Jeffrey Wyatt died of a heart attack after working a shift at his firehouse.
Wyatt had served as a volunteer for McAdory Fire from 1988-2006 where he earned the rank of Volunteer Fire Chief. Shortly after he completed recruit school as the Fire Chief of McAdory. Jeffrey proudly served the community for a total of 34 years. He is survived by his wife Katie Ryals along with their four children.
Cedar Bluff Police Sergeant Christopher Michael Vaughn passed away after a medical accident while on duty on April 1, 2022. He had served with the Cedar Bluff Police Department for six years and previously served with the Leesburg Police Department for seven years.
He is survived by his wife, Ariel Henderson, and their two children.
This year alone, Tunnel to Towers will deliver over 200 mortgage-free homes across the country to America’s heroes and their families.
Join us on our mission to provide mortgage-free homes to the heroes and the families they leave behind by donating $11 per month at t2t.org.
Media Contact: Trevor Tamsen – 916-524-0941 – Trevor.Tamsen@t2t.org
About the Tunnel to Towers Foundation
The Tunnel to Towers Foundation is dedicated to honoring the sacrifice of FDNY Firefighter Stephen Siller, who laid down his life to save others on September 11, 2001. For more than 20 years the Foundation has supported our nation’s first responders, veterans, and their families by providing these heroes and the families they leave behind with mortgage-free homes.
For more about the Tunnel to Towers Foundation and its commitment to DO GOOD, please visit t2t.org.