World Affairs Council of Greater Miami is proud to be a collaborative part of the National Salute to America's Heroes events for Memorial Day weekend 2017, taking place Friday May 26 through Sunday May 28 on the beautiful shores of Miami Beach honoring our U.S. Military, Veterans, First Responders, and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for security and freedom. 


Brigadier General Ernest Audino, U.S. Army Retired, Senior Military Fellow, London Center for Policy Research and Board Member, World Affairs Council of Greater Miami will be speaking at the Media Day and Enlistment Ceremony on Friday, May 26 and is serving as a spokesman for this series of events including a major Air and Sea Show open to the public at Lummus Park on Miami Beach from 9:00am - 5:00pm on Saturday and Sunday, May 27 - 28. 


Velma Anne Ruth, M.Ed., Executive Director and Secretary of the Board, World Affairs Council of Greater Miami also serves as Project Coordinator to National Salute to America's Heroes in support of all activities and the affiliating Salute 365 Foundation. Proceeds from this event are donated to direct service organizations serving military, veterans, first responders, and children and families of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.


For more information, visit www.USASalute.com or Contact: Velma Anne Ruth at velma@worldaffairsmiami.org 


May 2017 - Memorial Day Weekend