Vet Events Tally is the organizer, fund-raiser and producer of The Best Veterans Day Parade in America. The Parade is supported with funds pledged by the community, both in individual pledges and as corporate sponsors. In addition to the Parade, Vet Events Tally organizes and produces the Full Press Apparel 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run, VetFest, the Patriotic Education Program, and the Salute to Veterans Poker Run
This year, Vet Events Tally is bringing The Cost of Freedom Tribute to Tom Brown Park. This moving outdoor tribute honors all whose daily job it is to put themselves in harm's way. The Tribute includes an 80% replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall as well as displays honoring all Veterans and Active Duty personnel, our First Responders, those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 as well as over 45 display boards honoring our Veterans from the Revolutionary war to the current conflicts in the Global War on Terrorism. We invite you to help us in make the 5-day visit from the Cost of Freedom Tribute possible.
We are currently seeking sponsors for our 2014 roster of activities. Sponsorship includes recognition of your organization at all of major events and gives your organization unparalleled exposure to not only the Tallahassee community but to all of the visitors from the surrounding Big Bend region who will come to pay respect at the Cost of Freedom Tribute during its 5-day stay at Tom Brown Park.
Vet Events Tally is the organizer and fundraiser for the Veterans Day Parade. Fortunately, the City and County provide services, manpower and a grant to help but this does NOT begin to cover the costs involved in creating and maintaining the Best Veterans Day Parade in America. The Parade is supported with funds pledged by the community.
There are many ways to get involved with Vet Events Tally! Volunteering with VET is fun and is one way our community can give something back to those who have given so much in service to our country. Whether you want to volunteer year-round or for one of our many events and activities, we have an opportunity that will fit into your schedule!
The Leon County School District has agreed to a pilot program in a few of its elementary schools this spring to better acquaint students with a non-politicized concept of patriotism. Speaking about this “love of country” initiative are the program’s creators: Joe West with Veteran Events in Tallahassee; fellow-veteran Mike Donohue; and curriculum co-writer Stephanie Crosby.
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I discussed on the WFSU Radio show Perspectives, Thursday January 30 about a missing American in Afghanistan. United States Army Sgt. Bowe Burgdahl, I promised listeners we at Vet Events Tally would have a post and link on our website by Friday morning on where people can go to find out more about Sgt. Burgdahl and what they can do personally to help with securing his return. This is the website, I hope you all take the time to learn…
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This amazing video shows what is possible when the private sector comes together to do the right thing and honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our freedom. It is guaranteed to bring tears to your eyes....
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Vet Events Tally is proud to welcome Patriotic Partners of North Florida to the growing number of Veteran Oriented Service Organizations to the Big Bend. The product of several Veteran and Veteran-supporting Attorneys, Patriotic Partner's goal is to offer consumers a way to find Veteran-owned companies or companies who adhere to Veteran-preferred hiring practices. PPNF President Matt Willard says the idea came about when several friends of his were trying to figure out ways to help promote Veteran owned businesses.…
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