Presidents' Award 2021
The Florida Veterans’ Hall of Fame Society
Whereas: Thomas Gates has worked tirelessly as a member of the Board of Directors of the Florida Veterans' Hall of Fame Society, and
Whereas: Thomas Gates volunteered to be the Fundraising Chairman for the Society, and
Whereas: Thomas Gates developed a business plan for the Society, and
Whereas: Thomas Gates created and Chairs the Veteran Scholarship Program funded by the Society, and
Whereas: Thomas Gates has raised over $15,000 to fund the Scholarship Program, and
Whereas: Thomas Gates continues to seek funding for the Society.
Therefore: Be it known that Thomas Gates is awarded the 2020 Presidents Medal from the grateful members of the Florida Veterans' Hall of Fame Society.
On Behalf of the Society
Bruce J. Host, President
Signed this 8th Day of December 2020