Serving Veterans In Need

Helping our American Heroes and their Families

The Veteran Advocates of South Shore Friends of Veterans:

  • Immediately assist local Veterans in need.
  • Mentor struggling Veterans in the Veteran Treatment Court of Porter County, Indiana.
  • Provide scholarships for the children of our post-911 military casualties through the Folds of Honor Foundation.
  • Support the Northwest Indiana chapters of the:
    • American Legion
    • The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
    • Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
    • Indiana Patriot Guard

South Shore Friends of Veterans humbly supports families and survivors of the Sapper 6—the six members of the Valparaiso-based Indiana National Guard’s 713th Combat Engineers killed in action while deployed to Afghanistan in 2012.

Brian Leonhardt

Sergio Perez

Christopher Patterson

Jonathan Metzger

Nicholas Taylor

Robert Tauteris