Woodbridge, VA – August 28, 2023 – First Home Alliance President and Founder Larry Laws was glad to interview Julio C. Velezon II, for the September episode of Rock Your Block. Velezon is the President of the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals (VAREP) of Northern Virginia. The two men have known each other for several years and work together in their respective organizations to help Veterans transition into new chapters of life.
The two men discussed Velezon’sfamily, education, and his time in the United States Air Force. His time in the Armed Forces included stateside duty in Florida and Georgia, along with a successful deployment in Kuwait where he supported Operation Freedom Sentinel. Velezon continues to serve his country in the Air Force Reserves as a Knowledge Operations Technician at the 459th Air Refueling Wing, at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland. You can watch the full interview here:
VAREP, established in 2011, is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) and HUD-approved housing counseling organization dedicated to increasing sustainable homeownership, financial-literacy education, VA loan awareness, and economic opportunity for the active-military and veteran communities. A variety of programs, including VAREP CARES, provide assistance to veterans with overdue bills, rent, and other emergency expenses. More on this vital organization can be found here: www.varep.net
Rock Your Block is a weekly tv program aired by Fairfax Public Access (FPA) on Channel 10. The show shines a spotlight on Fairfax County and Washington-area neighborhoods and individuals doing good in their communities and encouraging others in similar acts. Channel 10 airs local programming indicative of the diverse lifestyles and interests of the Washington metro area. Rock Your Block airs Tuesdays at 2:30pm, Fridays at 6pm, and Saturdays at 12:30am.
First Home Alliance is a HUD-approved 501(c)3 not-for-profit housing counseling agency promoting financial literacy and economic self-sufficiency. Their mission is to increase home ownership among low-to-moderate income communities and to sustain ownership through loss-mitigation counseling and foreclosure intervention. For more information or to make a tax-deductible donation to empower their mission please visit: www.FirstHomeAlliance.org.