The Northwest Florida League of Cities (NWFLC) will host its 1st Annual NWFLC 5K Run/Walk benefiting Building Homes for Heroes in the Florida panhandle. The event will take place in the beautiful Sandestin Resort Baytowne Wharf. All proceeds will be donated to Building Homes for Heroes. Be a hero and help us build homes for wounded veterans in North Florida.
II Wheelers Saloon (Pensacola, Florida) will hold a charity poker run on Saturday, May 9, 2015. The event will benefit Building Homes for Heroes's efforts to build a home from the ground up for USAF Captain Nathan Nelson. Captain Nelson, a Purple Heart recipient, suffered a spinal cord injury from a rocket blast during his third tour in Afghanistan. He has no movement below his chest and limited use of his hands.