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New Year, New Hope

Hope is something within that creates the belief that the best is yet to come. The New Year brings new hope for Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation, the hope that we will be able to continue to change surviving military scholars’ lives for the better. 

Honoring Purple Heart Day

Today, Fallen Patriots honors more than 1.8 million combat-wounded Purple Heart recipients.

Why We Serve: Emily Williams

Emily Williams’ father passed away due to long-term illness as a result of serving in the Army. 

Why We Serve: Linda Singletary and family

Why We Serve: Linda Singletary and family

Linda Singletary’s husband, Timothy Laurence Singletary sadly passed away on October 21, 2012 due to an accident. He was a Specialist in the Army and was 37 years old when he passed.

Military Appreciation Month

Military Appreciation Month

During Military Appreciation Month, Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation is reminded of the honor and privilege it is to be an influential part of scholars’ journeys. This awareness month, celebrates our graduating seniors while also honoring the fallen and their surviving spouses. 

Freedom Isn't Free

In memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice and those who risk their lives today so that we may continue to live in freedom, Fallen Patriots salutes you.

PTSD Awareness: The Soldier

After a traumatic event, most people have painful memories. For many people, the effects of the event fade over time. But for others, the memories, thoughts and feelings don't go away - even months or years after the event is over.

Honoring David C. Canegata

Honoring David C. Canegata

David C. Canegata III died when his Black Hawk Helicopter crashed from enemy fire during Operation Iraqi Freedom. 

Month of the Military Child

Fallen Patriots celebrates the bravery of Gold Star children during Month of the Military Child. Gold Star children have had to endure immeasurable sacrifice, losing a parent. 

Future History Maker: Elicia Carter

Future History Maker: Elicia Carter

Elicia Carter’s mom, Felicia Carter, served in the U.S Army. She passed away, leaving her daughter with only the memory of her to keep striving forward.

Celebrating Women's History Month

In celebration of Women’s History Month, Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation honors all women who have served our great nation. 

Hug a GI Day: Celebrating our fallen soldiers with virtual hugs

Hug a GI Day: Celebrating our fallen soldiers with virtual hugs

Since 1996, American citizens have identified March 4th as Hug a GI Day to honor and appreciate the services of the members in US military. In honor of Hug a GI Day, Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation, is collecting “virtual hugs” in the form of donations.

Selfless Acts: Eric McNulty

Eric McNulty was only 16-years-old when his father, Michael L. McNulty, was killed in Iraq. Michael gave his life doing what he thought he must to make the world a better place. 

Selfless Acts: SGM Michael Mettille

Selfless Acts: SGM Michael Mettille

Selfless soldiers are those who truly go above and beyond the call of duty. Our military heroes fight together, face death together and risk their lives for each other. 

Remembering the past: Tuskegee Airmen

Remembering the past: Tuskegee Airmen

Despite challenges, African Americans have played a significant role in U.S military history over the past 300 years. Before 1940, African Americans weren’t allowed to fly for the U.S. military.