Open Your Heart provided MACV with funding to help provide one-time or short-term direct financial assistance to Veterans experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness. MACV provides assistance to veterans throughout Minnesota. More than 25,000 veterans contact MACV each year. MACV provides a structured assistance program giving the veteran support to once again become a productive member of the community, confidence to rebuild relationships and knowledge that the community recognizes and cares about them and their services to our country.