EVENTS & Happenings
help support children of fallen patriots foundation by participating in one of our upcoming events and fundraisers.
Citi e for education campaign
Date: September 4 - November 1, 2019
Details: e for education was created in 2013 by CitiFX to raise awareness and funds for education-focused non-profit organizations who tackle childhood illiteracy and improve access to quality education. During the annual campaign, for every $1 million of FX traded on electronic trading platforms, CitiFX donates $1 to our education-focused partners.
RBC Race FOR THE KIDS
Date: Saturday, September 21
Location: New York, New York
Details: RBC Race for the Kids is an exciting series of seventeen charitable runs supporting children’s causes in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Kuala Lumpur, United Kingdom, Trinidad & Tobago, Jersey, UK, Barbados and the United States.
In 2018, RBC Capital Markets raised over $150,000 for Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation, and Fallen Patriots has been selected as a beneficiary again in 2019. Click the button below if you would like to participate in this year’s 5K walk/run to support Children of Fallen Patriots with other Gold Star families and supporters of Fallen Patriots!
Minnesota BBQ and Golf Fundraiser for the Children of Fallen Patriots
Date: Friday, September 27
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Brookview Golf Course (316 Brookview Parkway South, Golden Valley, MN 55426)
Details: The event will kick off with a BBQ at 1:00pm followed by activities including golf (tee times begin at 2:50pm) and lawn bowling. Similar to last year, we will have a silent auction at the event. Last year’s event raised over $75,000, for a two-year total of nearly $100,000.
New York City Career Symposium
Date: Thursday, October 3 -Friday, October 4
Location: New York City
Details: Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation, Citibank, RBC Capital Markets, and the Fallen Patriots Junior Board have partnered together to offer Gold Star students the opportunity to learn about the finance and banking industry while also providing opportunities for professional development, career coaching, and networking with industry professionals and other Gold Star students.
Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation will provide the student’s hotel accommodations and a travel stipend of $700 to cover each student’s travel costs.
Date: November 2, 2019
Location: Riverside Yacht Club, 102 Club Rd, Riverside, CT
Details: Join Fallen Patriots for the 11th Annual Greenwich Gala to benefit children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. Our scholarships and financial assistance, funded by our loyal donors and corporate sponsors, have assisted over 1450 bright and motivated students throughout their undergraduate studies.
We are honored to announce Lieutenant General Laura Richardson, Commanding General of the U.S. Army North will be accepting our Patriot Award. One of our Fallen Patriots Scholars will also be speaking on behalf of the military families we serve. We know their remarks will be inspiring.
Date: November 10, 2019
Location: Houston, Texas
Details: VetsAid, Joe Walsh's national 501(c)3 non-profit, announced its host city and date for its 2019 concert and festivities: Sunday, November 10, 2019 in Houston, Texas!
We were honored to be a 2018 grant recipient of the 2nd annual VetsAid concert benefiting our nation's veterans! Joe Walsh's organization graciously raised money with a concert that took place on Veterans Day in Tacoma, Washington. We are so grateful for the turnout, for the support of Joe Walsh and friends as well as the confidence & support from National Association of Veteran-Serving Organizations (NAVSO).
JGP Charities Golf Classic: Benefiting Children of Fallen Patriots FOUNDATION
Date: Monday, November 11th, 2019 (Veterans Day)
Time: 8:00am Shotgun Start (Registration begins at 6:30am)
Location: Northdale Golf Club, 4417 Northdale Blvd., Tampa, FL 33624
Details: Since 2007, the JGP Charities Golf Classic has brought together good friends from all over the country for golf, shenanigans, and a greater cause. And 2019 will be no different. JGP Charities will be raising money and awareness for Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation. Learn more using the button below or visit us on Facebook or Twitter.
YES I DID! PARTNERS WITH CHILDREN OF FALLEN PATRIOTS
Details: Yes I Did! Is giving a portion of their proceeds to help fund scholarships and educational counseling for military children who have lost parents in the line of duty. Yes I Did features unique and fun products on their online store that show support for firefighters, police officers, and members of the military.
Click here to shop
From Barefoot to Stilettos, LLC by I Adore Shoes and More support FALLEN PATRIOTS One stiletto at a time
Date: Ongoing While Supplies Last
Details: From Barefoot to Stilettos, LLC by I Adore Shoes & More are donating a portion of the proceeds from their Armed in Faith stiletto heel to Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation. These cameo pumps are adorned with Swarovski crystals, antiqued metal cross, and a customizable miniature dog tag charm.