National Park Service issues Permit #5700-2013-11 to DVLMF for the construction of The American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial
Charity Navigator awards Disabled Veterans Life Memorial Foundation its 4-star rating.
“This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator differentiates Disabled Veterans Life Memorial Foundation from its peers and demonstrates to the public it is worthy of their trust.”
— Ken Berger
President & Chief Executive Officer
Memorial completes capital campaign. A total of 1,122,145 donors contributed to help build the Memorial.
Federal Highway Administration approves a grant to the District of Columbia for various street, road, and infrastructure improvements necessary to prepare the site for construction.
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.
DVLMF accepted by Combined Federal Campaign for Fall 2012 Military Support Groups of America (MSGA) to receive donations from Federal employees.
Offsite fabrication of Memorial elements begins.
Design Presentation to National Capital Memorial Advisory Commission