The VA vs. Sergeant Major Jesse Acosta


  • March 31, 2016
  • /   Shad Meshad, Founder & co-author, Vet Center Program; Founder, National Veterans Foundation
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Army Sergeant Major Jesse Acosta has received notification from the VA that his benefits for a caregiver are ending in 90 days, at the end of May. The letter he received from the VA states "he is no longer appropriate for the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers.”

Mayor presides over groundbreaking


  • March 31, 2016
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Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward will join Veterans Memorial Park Foundation board members and the general public on Friday for the groundbreaking of much needed park improvements funded by a recent Impact 100 grant.

The Attack on the USS Laffey


  • March 22, 2016
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VMPF remembers the adversity and great sacrifices made by our WWII Veterans by presenting The USS Laffey under fierce attack by 22 Japanese kamikaze attack planes, April 16th 1945.

50th Anniversary Commemoration


  • March 18, 2016
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Details of the Commemoration Event to honor all who served between 1955 - 1975 for the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War.

2016 VMPF Memorial Day Essay Contest


  • March 16, 2016
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To encourage the youth of our community to learn about and reflect upon America’s rich military heritage and provide a meaningful opportunity for young people to have their writings showcased as a part of the 2016 VMPF Memorial Day Ceremony on Sunday May 29th at 1:00pm.

The VA vs. Sergeant Major Jesse Acosta


  • March 31, 2016
  • /   Shad Meshad, Founder & co-author, Vet Center Program; Founder, National Veterans Foundation
  • /   
Army Sergeant Major Jesse Acosta has received notification from the VA that his benefits for a caregiver are ending in 90 days, at the end of May. The letter he received from the VA states "he is no longer appropriate for the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers.”

Mayor presides over groundbreaking


  • March 31, 2016
  • /   
  • /   
Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward will join Veterans Memorial Park Foundation board members and the general public on Friday for the groundbreaking of much needed park improvements funded by a recent Impact 100 grant.

The Attack on the USS Laffey


  • March 22, 2016
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  • /   
VMPF remembers the adversity and great sacrifices made by our WWII Veterans by presenting The USS Laffey under fierce attack by 22 Japanese kamikaze attack planes, April 16th 1945.

50th Anniversary Commemoration


  • March 18, 2016
  • /   
  • /   
Details of the Commemoration Event to honor all who served between 1955 - 1975 for the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War.

2016 VMPF Memorial Day Essay Contest


  • March 16, 2016
  • /   
  • /   
To encourage the youth of our community to learn about and reflect upon America’s rich military heritage and provide a meaningful opportunity for young people to have their writings showcased as a part of the 2016 VMPF Memorial Day Ceremony on Sunday May 29th at 1:00pm.