About Fort Veteran

A place for veterans to heal and grow

After being diagnosed with stage 4 prostate cancer at the Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center in Phoenix, Ariz., Army veteran Steve Cooper was given just months to live. He didn't accept that at fought back. After beating cancer, he took the fight to the Department of Veterans Affairs, winning a multi-million-dollar lawsuit. A successful entrepreneur that owned a magazine and also a university and a prominent advocate, Steve decided it's time to give back to the veteran community full-time.

Welcome to Fort Veteran, an organization dedicated to helping veteran entrepreneurs develop and grow their businesses, assisting injured veterans file compensation claims and appeals, and connecting transitioning veterans with programs and organizations that will help them find their calling in life after service.


VA Claims

Assisting veterans with filing VA and Social Security Disability claims and appeals through our network of accredited VA & Social Security lawyers at no cost to them.

Health Care

Helping Veterans seek pro-bono and VA Choice-funded health care in the private sector.

Small Business Incubation

Empowering veteran entrepreneurs to grow their businesses by providing them with office space, mentorship, networking, and investor-pitch opportunities.

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Claims Filed


Choice Connections


Businesses Mentored