HOW FUNDS ARE RAISED

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Friend of Fisher House are always looking to new and inventive ways to raised funds to help provide for families stay at the West Palm Beach Fisher House or through vouchers at local hotel so they can be with their family member veteran during treatment at the VA.

There are special events held through out the year around South Florida as well as your donation through this website or directly to Friends of Fisher House.  All your cash donations are tax deductible.

Here are some of our past events:

ULTIMATE CONNOISSEUR’S RECEPTION AT EMILY FISHER LANDAU’S

DATE: February 26, 2013

A memorable evening with Emily Fisher Landau, Philanthropist and Patron of the Arts, shared stories of her art collecting pursuits during an intimate reception at her Palm Beach residence, which benefited the Fisher House.

RAISED: approximately $22,000.00

GRAND PATRONS included Mark Edward Partners, Alfonso and Raysa Fanjul, Frank Hogan, Michele and Howard Kessler, Carlos and Renee Morrison, Jim Pappas, The Honorable Earle I. Mack, Patrick Park and Diane N. Weiss. Other generous supporters and attendees included Jane Holzer, Dan Jennings, Terry Allen Kramer, Joel Pashcow, Tom Quick, Wyatt Koch, Murray and Marley Goodman, Alfred and Gilda Slifka, Tom and Jan Moloney, Ralph McElvenny, Kim Hierston, and artist Elizabeth Thompson, who generously donated one of her works from the Everglades series entitled ‘River of Grass’ (2007) to enhance the WPB Fisher House.
Jim Pappas, Frank Hogan (Vice President of WPB Fisher House), and Cindy Campbell (Fisher House Foundation Vice President for Community Relations and Media Affairs), all made speeches commemorating the Fisher Family and the Foundation they have built.

SPONSORED: Emily Fisher Landau, Candia Fisher, Special Guest- Cindy Campbell, Black River Russian Ossetra, exquisite hors d’oeuvres by Ann Z Gour-met Catering, Syltbar Prosecco and Tor-breck Steading wines generously donated by Serry Osmena of Blue Chair Me-dia. Each guest left with a special gift from each sponsor, including candles from Hamilton Jewelers. Event Captured by Janis Bucher

THE HONDA CLASSIC- MILITARY APPRECIATION PAVILLION

DATES: February 25 – March 3, 2013

“Birdie for the Brave” for every birdie made in competition on the 17th Hole $100 was donated to the Fisher House

RAISED: $6500.00

SPONSORED: The Honda Classic Military Appreciation Sponsors