( ENSPIRE NEWS ) Singer Darius Rucker Gives Vet Free Home
Darius Rucker co-founder of Hootie & the Blowfish and now country music chart topper as a solo artist, surprised veteran Daniel Branham of South Carolina with a mortgage-free home on NBC’s TODAY show on Wednesday.
The singer is giving away 11 homes while on tour this summer.
Branham is a Charleston, South Carolina, native who served 15 months in Iraq in the Army. While wounded by improvised explosive devices, he drove his vehicle to rescue nine fellow soldiers from a gas attack.
The home giveaway is funded through a partnership with Wells Fargo and is also sponsored by Wal-Mart, the Military Warriors Support Foundation and the Dr. Pepper Snapple Group’s Project Rebuild.