Events

26th Annual FREEDOM BREAKFAST (table/ticket sales)

When: 11/11/2021 - 12/31/2021 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Where: 
Carmel Country Club
4735 Carmel Rd, Charlotte NC 28226

Carolinas Freedom Foundation celebrates freedom and honors veterans at the 26th Annual Freedom Breakfast at the Carmel Country Club on November 11th 2021 which marks the Arlington National Cemetery centennial anniversary of the Tomb of the Unknown (1921-2021). SGM USA (ret) Adrian Bernard Hamrick, distinguished veteran and member of The Old Guard, will deliver the keynote address at this year's Freedom Breakfast

Carolinas Freedom Foundation honors Foundation Forward, Inc., founded by Vance and Mary Jo Patterson, with the Col J Quincy Collins Freedom Award (named for 7.5-year Vietnam POW and CFF founder, Quincy Collins).

Prior to the breakfast program, Quincy Collins, 90 years old as of July 4th 2021, will conduct a book-signing for his newly published memoir Out of the Blue.


When: Thursday, November 11 @ 7:00am - 9:00am
Where: Carmel Country Club, 4735 Carmel Rd., Charlotte, NC 28226


Col J Quincy Collins Freedom Award recipient background: Foundation Forward, Inc. is an educational non-profit that installs life-size replicas of the United States' Charters of Freedom (displaying the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights) in communities across America; Aiming to teach and preserve American history and civics, so all will know how our government is meant to serve and protect We the People.


Space is limited !! Table reservations include a Tomb of the Unknown -- Centennial Coin for the Table Host.

Corporate Table Sponsor $1000

  • Breakfast table signage and seating for up to 8 guests (+1 CFF rep)/table
  • Opportunity to participate in Parade with float/signage/banner
  • Listing in the program as Sponsor
  • Tomb of the Unknown Centennial Coin (1) for Table Host
Veteran Table Sponsor $750
  • Table of up to 8 guests (+1 CFF rep) [no signage]
  • Tomb of the Unknown Centennial Coin (1) for Table Host
Individual Ticket(s) with Lapel Pin $75
  • single ticket 
  • Tomb of the Unknown Centennial Lapel Pin