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Schedule of Events • 75th Anniversary • Voices of WWII

Friends of the National World War II Memorial

Friends of the National World War II Memorial (Friends), based in Washington, D.C., is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to teaching lessons of yesterday to unite generations of tomorrow. Founded in 2007 by the creators of the National World War II Memorial, Friends brings Americans of all backgrounds and ages together for national ceremonies and experiences at the Memorial and for online educational programs centered around the themes of American unity, shared values and ideals, and the spirit of community, inspiring them with timeless stories of sacrifice, dedication, and valor.

Events

Friends of the National World War II Memorial COVID-19 Response
To see our response to COVID-19 and how it will affect our events, please click here.

If you would like to send a message to a World War II veteran who may be isolated during the novel coronavirus crisis, please click here.

Ongoing
WWII Memorial Commemorative Coin Campaign
To support our efforts, please click here.

Saturday, February 20 at 10 a.m. ET
Monthly Virtual Education Conference
More information here.

Saturday, March 20 at 10 a.m. ET
Monthly Virtual Education Conference
More information here.

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If you would like Friends to profile a WWII veteran, click here.

If you would like to send a message to a World War II veteran who may be isolated during the novel coronavirus crisis, please click here.

For some deep dives into WWII history, check out our blog!

Friends of the National
World War II Memorial

921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Ste 316
Washington, D.C. 20003
202-675-2017
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Friends is grateful to the following Founding Sponsors for their ongoing commitment to preserving the legacy, lessons, and sacrifices of our Greatest Generation.

Friends of the National WWII Memorial Sponsor AT&TFriends of the National WWII Memorial Sponsor F. Haydn WilliamsFriends of the National WWII Memorial Sponsor WalmartFriends of the National WWII Memorial Sponsor Crawford Taylor Foundation