Fundraising Events

We’d like to help promote your PROJECT: VetRelief event!

If you are holding a fundraising event to benefit PROJECT: VetRelief, please contact Jennifer Cooper with the details. 

March 26

Challenge 22 Event & Walk – Jacksonville Beach, FL 

Register: https://give.floridalegion.org/challenge22jax
Sponsorships: Contact Jim Wineland at jimwineland@att.net

Come out to Jacksonville Beach join Ocean Beaches American Legion Post 129 and our community for a walk, party, and a day of camaraderie to help End Veteran Suicides

The goal is to have a great time while raising awareness of a tragic epidemic of 22 suicides per day due to PTSD while helping us fund solutions that are working. We are asking everyone to register to walk for $22 to honor the 22 lives that are taken every day due to veteran suicide.

Registration & sign-in will begin at 9:00 am. The opening ceremony will start at 10:30 am, followed by a 2.2-mile walk on the beach. The walk will start at the Pavilion Lawn and will walk south on the beach to Oceanfront Park and back. 

Immediately after the walk, we will have a day of fun, with music, food, vendors, guest speakers, and so much more. More activities and fun will be had at American Legion Post 129 after the event. 

Registration – $22

Registration w/ Official T-Shirt – $35

 

 

April 25 – April 29

Unity Ride / RallyEntire state of Florida
Host: Florida American Legion Riders

The Florida American Legion Riders will join forces for the Unity Ride to travel the entire state of Florida to raise awareness and collect donations to end veteran suicide.

There will be two routes: Gulf and Atlantic. Both routes will start from Lake City, FL which will include a Meet & Greet on Sunday, April 24th. The ride will officially begin the next day (April 25th). Riders will stop at American Legion Posts along the way collecting donations. During the last day, both routes will team up to ride together and end in Tampa, FL.

Join or donate: https://give.floridalegion.org/2022UnityRide