In December, 2013, representatives of NFMFS were invited to the White House, Capitol Hill, and the Pentagon to be recognized for their work in helping members of our nation's military and their family members. In addition, they also participated in a wreath ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery.
Special thanks to everyone who helped make this most special evening possible, especially the following:
NFMFS is launching an annual concert series titled SaluteFest, with two shows per year. The first is a summer event titled "Rock the Troops", featuring top rock, pop, and r&b artists. The second is "Country Salutes the Troops, featuring some of Country Music's top artists performing in December.
"SaluteFest" Concert Series
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The NFMFS "Salute to Heroes Service Gala 2015 was a memorable evening, honoring the men and women of the United States Armed Forces, past and present, as well as their families. Then foundation recognized "American Soldier Network" and "Your Grateful Nation" for their work supporting our nations veterans. The event featured some of Hollywood's film and television celebrities, political dignitaries, sports stars, members of the Armed Forces and their families coming together to honor this year's award recipients, NFMFS 2015 Hero Award presented to retired Air Force Justin Jordan and Marine Chris Carlisle, and the 2015 Valor Award presented to former Navy Seal Robert O'Neill, the seal who shot Osama Bin Laden.
Majestic Downtown, Los Angeles, CA Saturday, March 14, 2015