Sponsor a Veteran!
The mission of the Wake Forest Purple Heart Foundation is to provide a forum for the local community to honor Purple Heart recipients and their families, to foster an environment of goodwill among combat wounded Veterans, to promote patriotism and to encourage the sharing of recipient experiences so future generations will know of the sacrifices made by Veterans and their families.
Hosted by the Wake Forest Purple Heart Foundation, the banquet invites the public to help honor those wounded in battle. In addition to Purple Heart Medal recipients and their families, the banquet is open to all veterans, military families and the public.
The annual Purple Heart Banquet includes the Walk of Honor, entertainment, patriotic tributes and a catered meal. Last year's celebration saluted more than 80 Purple Heart recipients. Contributions may be made payable to Wake Forest Purple Heart Foundation, PO Box 168, Wake Forest, NC, 27588. Tickets are $20. You can purchase below or for more details, e-mail info@WakeForestPurpleHeartFoundation.org
Order Your Tickets Today!
This Year's Speakers
Danny Burger – Army, Vietnam
Tarsha Burroughs – Army, Operation Iraqi Freedom
Download a Scholarship Packet
Can’t attend but would like to help? You can sponsor a Veteran for only $20. Click this Donate button to sponsor a Veteran!
Wake Forest Purple Heart Foundation © 2011-2019
More photos on our About page.