Marine Corps Veteran On a New Mission with Home Base

As a child, Jason Cooper, dreamed of serving his country. By the time he was a senior in high school, the United States had declared war on Iraq, and Jason was ready to join the Marine Corps. During his time in the military, Jason served on more than 100 combat missions as tactical air control

Golf “Fore” Southwest Florida Veterans This Fall

Golf “Fore” Southwest Florida Veterans This Fall

There are three opportunities to golf “fore” Southwest Florida Veterans this fall! Click below to learn more about our upcoming golf tournaments and how you can get involved to support our mission to heal the invisible wounds for Veterans and their Families. 4TH ANNUAL HOME BASE GOLF OUTING AT PELICAN’S NEST GOLF CLUB November 11,

Home Base SWFL Receives Schoen Charitable Foundation Grant to Improve Veteran Health and Wellness

Home Base SWFL, a local non-profit founded by the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital dedicated to supporting veterans, service members and military families impacted by the invisible wounds, is pleased to announce the Schoen Family Foundation has provided a $50,000 grant to expand Home Base SWFL’s education, wellness and clinical care services in

Veterans Day and Beyond – A Look Ahead at Upcoming Southwest Florida Events

Veterans Day and Beyond – A Look Ahead at Upcoming Southwest Florida Events

Between the Pelicans Nest Golf Tournament on Monday and the Run to Home Base in January, our Southwest Florida team has some busy times ahead! Continue reading below to learn more about where you can find the team this Veterans Day – and beyond: Saturday, November 3rd Wounded Warrior of Collier County Golf Tournament https://www.woundedwarriorsofcolliercounty.com/2018-annual-golf-tournament/

Secure Your Spot for the Run to Home Base Florida

Early registration is now open for the 3rd annual Run to Home Base Florida 5K run, 1-mile walk and Kids’ Dash at JetBlue Park on Saturday, January 19, 2019. Red Sox fans and military supporters alike who dream of crossing home-plate like the baseball pros can live out their dreams as the home of Boston

Gearing Up “Fore” the 2018 Pelican’s Nest Tournament

Gearing Up “Fore” the 2018 Pelican’s Nest Tournament

Preparations are underway “fore” the Pelican’s Nest Golf Tournament, which will be held in November to commemorate Veterans Day. Pelican’s Nest Golf Club, a private, member-owned club, will open to all Southwest Florida residents for the event on Monday, November 12th. In an exciting new development this year, the Pelican’s Nest Golf Club Board has

Karpus Foundation Grant Announcement

George Karpus, CEO of Karpus Investment Management knows a thing or two about the importance of giving back to his local community. “My father was a coal miner and my mother did factory work,” the Naples resident says of his humble beginnings. “I’ve been blessed and I enjoy giving back to others. The purpose of

Wakeboarding Adventure Series Recap

Southwest Florida Veterans and their Families cooled off during this summer’s Adventure Series event at Revolution Cable Park in Ft. Myers, which provided families an opportunity to bond with one another and test out their wakeboarding skills on the water. More than seventeen Veterans and Family members attended the event, which was made possible through