Support The Enlisted Project (STEP)

Services Provided: Emergency Resources, Financial Assistance, Food Assistance, SDMFC Member


STEP builds financial self-sufficiency among junior active duty enlisted service members and recently discharged enlisted Veterans and their families in Southern California facing financial crisis through counseling, education and grants.


Relevant, reliable and responsive. STEP’s vision is to change the lives of military families and Veterans that we serve by helping them achieve financial self-sufficiency.

What STEP Does:

STEP supports junior active-duty enlisted service members and recently discharged enlisted Veterans and their families through emergency financial assistance, financial freedom seminars, annual baby drives, military family appreciation carnivals, and more! See the full range of their services:

Who Does STEP Serve:

Any transitioning military, veteran or current spouse. Focus on those with 10+ years military service or pursuing a professional career

How does STEP serve the military-connected community?

Emergency Financial Assistance and Education

VetCTAP Partners: 


Address: 9551 Businesspark Ave, Ste. A San Diego, CA 92131

Hours:  Monday – Friday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM; Closed on Major Holidays



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Thanks for helping us make a difference in the military and veteran-connected community! All donations are welcome and appreciated.

SDMFC 2024 Membership

SDMFC 2024 Membership

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Convenings are held on the 4th Friday of the month at 10 a.m.  Mark your calendars!

  • WHEN: Friday, April 26, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • LOCATION: National University  |  9388 Lightwave Ave., San Diego Room 131
  • WHO: Military-connected organizations, agencies, service providers, servicemembers, and families; open to SDMFC members and non-members alike.

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