2011

December 2, 2011

Leaders In Furthering Education hosts a star-studded gala in Palm Beach benefiting the Memorial project and raises more than $400,000. J.R. Martinez, winner of “Dancing with the Stars” TV show, is special guest and receives the “Unsung Hero” award.

November 14, 2011

DVLMF accepted by Combined Federal Campaign for Fall 2012 Military Support Groups of America (MSGA) to receive donations from Federal employees.

  CFC-2012-Approval

July 1, 2011

Offsite fabrication of Memorial elements begins.

June 23, 2011

Design Presentation to National Capital Memorial Advisory Commission

  NCMAC-June2011-Agenda

May 23, 2011

Lois Pope Life Foundation announces $500,000 Grant

February 28, 2011

DVLMF receives $2,810,710 from the U.S. Mint, representing the earned “surcharge” revenue from the sale of 281,071 American Veterans Disabled for Life commemorative silver dollars.