Who We Are…

We Can Be Heroes Foundation is an all-volunteer nonprofit 501(c)3 public foundation.
Dedication.  Our name reflects the spirit and honor surrounding Americans that make sacrifices by serving in our neighborhoods, our country, and abroad.  Unsung heroes walk among us.  This Foundation is dedicated to all our heroes.

We recognizes courageous and admired acts across the country, host events to honor community heroes, and help Veterans, Senior Citizens, Low-income Families, and Students affected by government changes and other nonprofit organization’s budget cuts.  On-line and classroom continuing education on America’s history and values is offered to all.  Our directory of Businesses that Put American Workers 1st lets consumers know which businesses only hire citizens and employees who are legally eligible to work in the U. S.

Resources for the U.S. military and veterans include food and goods for homeless and at-risk veterans, special ceremonies and events to honor and assist veterans,  the directory of businesses pledging out to reach out to Veterans and Military Dependents on job opportunities, the Military and Veterans Discount Catalog, and the directory of organizations providing free help to veterans and their dependents.

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Heroes and Their Heroic Acts.  Visit the Heroes page to read about courageous and admired acts by heroes across the country and to nominate your hero.  

Businesses that Put American Workers 1st are listed in our Directory of Honored Businesses.  Businesses in all U. S. States and Territories are eligible to be included.  Featured here is this exclusive directory of businesses that pledge to 1) only hire citizens and those legally eligible to work in the U. S. and 2) try to reach Veterans and Military Dependents on job opportunities.  Business that make this pledge are preferred by Consumers, Veterans and Active Duty Military around the world.  This pledge earns each company the Honored Business distinction.  

Education.  Visit the Classes link to sign up for free on-line classes or classroom education on the U. S. Constitution, Bill of Rights, and America’s history, western civilization and events that changed the course of America’s founding. 

Speakers.  Visit the Speakers link to educate and inspire your audience with distinguished and knowledgeable Veterans of the U.S. military and other distinguished Speakers that consistently support and honor the U. S. Constitution, U. S. Military and U. S. Veterans.       

Help Homeless and At-Risk Veterans.  Visit the donation page “Donate to Homeless Veterans”  to provide food, goods and financial assistance to homeless and at-risk veterans.    

Free Help for Veterans and Dependents.  Visit this link to find groups that provide free help and information for veterans, widows, widowers and dependents.  

Veterans and Military Discounts Directory.  The U. S. Military and Veterans have long been the victims of cuts in their earned benefits and retirement.  Opportunities to reduce their daily living costs is a necessity for America’s heroes.  Sharing information on discounts helps our heroes and these businesses. 

Event Sponsors and Exhibitors.   Our events throughout the year offer an opportunity for you to take an active part to sponsor and support the program.  The events attract publicity and attendees from all walks of life.  Sponsors receive custom incentives, such as media promotions, publicity, exhibitor tables, VIP experiences, blocks of tickets and more.  Each event is custom tailored to the audience, message and venue.   Visit the Events page to sponsor and exhibit your business or organization.  

 

 

Note:   We Can Be Heroes Foundation assumed the work previously performed by Turning Points in America, an active nonprofit on the First Coast since 2016.   

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MEET THE TEAM

Beth Heath

Chair, Washington, DC

 

John Sauer

Treasurer
 

Deborah Bird

Secretary to the Board
Washington, DC

Ryman Shoaf

Speaker
Mocksville, NC
CAPT, USN Ret.

John Heath

Volunteer
Grensboro, NC
USN SC Ret.

Barbara Lockyer

Events & Photos
Jacksonville, FL

 

Joe Andrews

Volunteer
USAF Vet.
 

 

Randy McDaniels

Security Director
Springhill, FL
USMC Vet.

Dianne Lavelle

Volunteer
Jacksonville, FL

Steve Reynolds

Social Media & Events  
San Benito, TX
USA SFC Retired

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We Can Be Heroes Foundation

14286-19 Beach Blvd., #120
Jacksonville, FL 32250
Phone:  904 373-8817

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