“…And any man who may be asked in this century what he did to make his life worthwhile, I think can respond with a good deal of pride and satisfaction: ‘I served in the United States Navy.”
— President John F. Kennedy, U. S. Naval Academy, 1 August 1963
The Patriots’ Ball is an unforgettable evening filled with tribute, pageantry, entertainment, music and fun. Any net proceeds from the Patriots’ Ball are distributed to military relief agencies. Since 1965, over $7 million in proceeds from the Ball have gone to relief agencies of the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Coast Guard.