Southwest Florida Residents Host Fundraisers to Boost Home Base

Southwest Florida Residents Host Fundraisers to Boost Home Base

On the surface, the similarities between the practice of yoga and CrossFit are nominal. Beyond the mat, however, is another story. Members of two local fitness studios – CrossFit Real Fitness and Practice Yoga Naples – breathed new meaning into their respective practices this January, raising more than $4,000 to support Home Base, a Red

Home Base Volunteer Highlight: Bill Rose

Home Base Volunteer Highlight: Bill Rose

U.S. Navy Veteran Bill Rose has volunteered with nearly every single cohort of the Home Base Intensive Clinical Program (ICP) since the two-week program’s inception in 2015. “Except for one,” he admits, modestly, when we asked him about his experience volunteering with Home Base. With participation in 30 of the 31 of completed cohorts through

Community Events and Home Base Happenings

Home Base has had an incredible year of exciting growth and innovation and as we look toward 2018, we have some exciting community and fundraising events slated for the year ahead. If you are interested in participating in any of the events listed below, please contact Home Base’s Development Officer Maureen Wade at Events

Patriotism and Advocacy Fuel 2018 Run to Home Base Florida

As Bruce Springteen’s “Born to Run” played through the speakers at JetBlue Park on Saturday, January 27, more than 600 runners and walkers charged through the starting line at the second annual Run to Home Base Florida charity race, benefiting Home Base programs in Southwest Florida. The goal? A home plate finish inside the ballpark,

January 2018 Dates Confirmed for Home Base Programs

While everyone is busy making New Year’s resolutions, Home Base is already hard at work on a host of new programs that will roll out in 2018 for Veterans and their Families. Home Base’s mission is to help our Veterans overcome certain unique health issues, which are at disproportionately higher rates in the military populations than the civilian population. We work

A New Year’s Message from Home Base

Holiday Greetings! As time marches forward into a new year, I would like to extend my deepest thanks for your support. Together, we have made a tremendous impact in the lives of our Veterans, Service Members and their Families.  Thank you! We have a number of exciting things to be thankful for during this holiday

Home Base Tips for Military Family Deployment During the Holidays

Bing Crosby’s “I’ll be Home for Christmas” touched the hearts of soldiers and civilians alike when it was first recorded in 1943. The final, melancholy lines: “I’ll be home for Christmas, if only in my dreams,” touch upon a reality that is all too familiar for our Veterans, Service Members, and their Families. Since only