Southwest Florida Wounded Vet Run is an approved 501(c)(3), Tax Exempt, Non-Profit Organization created in honor of CPL Vincent Mannion-Brodeur. CPL Mannion-Brodeur was wounded on March 11, 2007 in Tikrit, Iraq while serving with the 82nd Airborne Division. He is currently an outpatient of Tampa VA Polytrauma Center and has undergone 47 surgeries including the complete removal of his cranium.
Our organization is affiliated with the Boston Wounded Vet Run which CPL Mannion-Brodeur is their 1st recipient of donations. Funds raised by the Southwest Florida Wounded Vet Poker Run are distributed to organizations that have helped our wounded warriors including Semper Fi Fund, Walter Reed Society, Naples Take a Soldier Fishing, Freedom Waters Foundation, LCPL Herman USMC Osceola Memorial Basketball Tournament, Wreaths Across America among others.
We are a 100% volunteer organization and all proceeds go to support our wounded warriors.
Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals to support our wounded warriors. Your generous donation will fund our mission.