2023 Vets Freedom Fest

2023 VFF

We had a great crowd at Vets Freedom Fest 2023 on Saturday, April 29. We honored the veterans with a free BBQ meal. Over 400 veterans were served a meal and vendors from various organizations provided information booths to help…

A Guide to Veterans’ Benefits


If you have served in the military, you may be entitled to receive benefits because of your status as a Veteran. In the United States, veterans’ benefits honor those brave men and women who served our country by providing them…

Medical Alert Systems


When it comes to finding a medical alert system, there are thousands of companies to choose from with a thousand more features to consider. That’s why we not only looked at every medical alert system on the market now, but…

Quilt Raffle Winner

Raffle tickets for the “Let Freedom Ring” quilt were sold during the Vets Freedom Fest on April 30. The drawing took place on Mother’s Day, May 8th. Terri Jones was the winner, and she and her husband Alvin recently picked…

Elder Options – SHINE

Florida SHINE

We’re happy to have Cheryl from Florida SHINE with us. The SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) Program provides health insurance information and free, unbiased, and confidential counseling assistance to Medicare beneficiaries, their families, and caregivers. 

Supervisor of Elections Office

Supervisor of Elections Office

The Supervisor of Elections is glad to be a part of the Vets Freedom Fest and we welcome the opportunity to share our passion for the “Vote In Honor Of A Veteran’ program.  The goal of Putnam County’s Vote in Honor…

“Let Freedom Ring” quilt

Let Freedom Ring quilt

“Let Freedom Ring” is the name of this quilt and pillowcase set that was made with love and donated to be raffled at the Vets Freedom Fest at the Putnam County Fairgrounds on April 30, 2022 from 10am till 4pm..All…

Veterans’ Relief Programs Donation

Veterans’ Relief Programs Donation

The Vets Freedom Fest, hosted by Hillcrest Baptist Church was able to donate $5000 to the American Legion Bert Hodge Post 45. The donation will be used by Post 45 for their veterans’ relief programs. The money was raised from…

Thank You for Helping

Thank you for helping

Lee Schumacher and his late wife, Beatrice, are the founders of Vets Freedom Fest in Putnam County. Hillcrest Baptist Church joined with their desire to honor our veterans for their service to our country. In the photo, left to right…