Florida Veterans Foundation Participates in Wreaths Across America Event

On December 17th members of the Florida Veterans Foundation participated in the Wreathes Across America event at the National Cemetery in Tallahassee.  What began in 1992 with a trailer load of wreathes, placed be volunteers and laid at the headstones of our fallen at Arlington National Cemetery, has now become a national non-profit with over … Continued



Yankee Candle Fundraiser Supports Florida Veterans

  Group #990106665 The Florida Veterans Foundation is partnering with Yankee Candle Fundraising to help achieve our goal this year. They are the world’s #1 candle brand and they offer a wide range of premium candles, fragrances, and décor items at a wide range of prices. But the most important thing to know is that … Continued


2017 NORTH FLORIDA HOMELESS AND AT-RISK VETERANS STAND DOWN

APRIL 21-22, 2017 NORTH FLORIDA FAIRGROUNDS   Today, the number of homeless veterans has decreased significantly. In addition to the complex set of factors affecting all homeless individuals (job layoffs, substance abuse, shortage of affordable housing and lack of health care) our homeless and at-risk Veterans often live with the effects of combat related post-traumatic … Continued


FVF Director, Don Lanman Honors the Remains of 16 Veterans

  Florida Veterans Foundation Director Lanman joined Major General Jackson, CWO Tidwell & Sgt. Jackson intern the remains of 16 Veterans with military honors @ the South FL National Cemetery. The 16 Vets from WW 2, Korea, & Vietnam were unclaimed by family members but remembered and laid to rest by the Missing In America … Continued




2016 NORTH FLORIDA HOMELESS AND AT-RISK VETERANS STAND DOWN

April 22-23 NORTH FLORIDA FAIRGROUNDS On April 22-23, 2016, the  North Florida Fairgrounds took on a military atmosphere as much needed services were provided for homeless veterans in the area.       Read what Tallahasse.com had to say about the stand down.