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2014  
12 February Modern-Day Veterans Now Eligible for the Funeral and Burial Program
11 February Expanding the Funeral and Burial Program for Modern-Day Veterans
7 January Thank you Eastlink for your generous donation!
2013
13 December John Clement "Cap" Carruthers 1862-1948, WWI Hero from Nelson, BC
13 December Setting the Record Straight on the Funeral and Burial Program for our Veterans
13 December Myths and Facts about the Funeral and Burial Program
4 November Speech from the Throne was wrong
2 October Veterans Continue to Need Help
2 October Feds will bury convicts but not Veterans
3 September Testimony of Gratitude
18 June The Last Post Fund Governing Council for the Year 2013-2014
14 February Opinion: Myth or Fact - Does the Government Care for Military Veterans?
2012  
13 November Remembrance Day at the National Field of Honour
2 October Diamond Jubilee Medals Awarded to Five LPF Members
26 September Remembrance Day Ceremony at the National Field of Honour
14 August The Last Post Fund in the Canadian Business Journal
19 June The 2012-2013 Last Post Fund Governing Council
4 June The Minister of Veterans Affairs at the Last Post Fund National Field of Honour
17 April Important Reorganization at the Last Post Fund
17 April Donation Funds Used to Bury Modern-Day Veterans
2011  
15 December A Young Sculptor's Soldier Memorial in Picton, Ontario
16 November Candlelight Ceremony at the Last Post Fund National Field of Honour
15 September The Minister's Commendation for RAdm Barry Keeler...
12 September A New Regional Manager for Québec...
16 August A Special Decoration for LPF National President...
15 June So that they shall never be forgotten...
14 June The Last Post Fund on Facebook
13 June

The Last Post Fund Governing Council for 2011-2012

4 May Last Post Fund 2011 Commemorative Ceremonies
3 May Going the Extra Mile to Provide Dignified Service to Veterans
2 May A Last Post Fund Columbarium in Halifax

2010

 
22 December Jean-Pierre Goyer, New Executive Director of the Last Post Fund
22 December In Memoriam: Lieutenant General Gilles-Antoine Turcot...
19 November A Dignified Funeral for Ontario Veteran Clinton Brown Found in Well
11 November World War One Vet Honoured Finally
9 August The Gate of Remembrance at the National Field of Honour
8 July Evelyn Kelly, New National President of the Last Post Fund
8 June

The Last Post Fund Governing Council 2010-2011

8 June

A Generous Donation from the Nova Scotia Government

25 May A Requiem to Honour and Remember Canada's Veterans
20 May

Last Post Fund Long Medal Service Delivered by

Québec Lieutenant Governor Pierre Duchesne

20 May Ironman Runs to Benefit the Last Post Fund
1 April

A New Logo for the Last Post Fund

23 March In Memoriam: John Babcock
18 February Official Recognition from Six Provinces
11 February On the Road in Newfoundland
5 February

Five Long Service Medals for the Newfoundland Branch

1 February Members of Police Forces at the National Field of Honour
11 January Three members of the Last Post Fund in the Olympic Torch Relay
2009  
6 November B.C. Premier to Proclaim Last Post Fund Day  
26 October Remembrance Day at the National Field of Honour
21 October An Honorary President for the Last Post Fund
21 October

The Ontario Branch to Host Dedication Ceremony at the Maple Leaf Cemetery in Chatham

20 October Canadian Rangers to Receive Veterans' Grave Markers
16 October Commemorative Ceremony in Prince Edward Island
24 September Last Post Fund Applauds Veterans Ombudsman’s Report
7 August In Memoriam: Commodore Bruce S.C. Oland
21 June The National Field of Honour, a National Historic Site
1 June Legislative Changes to Extend Benefits for Allied Veterans

N/D

The Last Post Fund Centennial in Nova Scotia
23 May A Columbarium Donated to the City of Calgary
N/D Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendations
2008
29 October Author Discovers Unmarked Veterans’ Graves in Lourdes, Newfoundland
March

The Last Post Fund Continues to Urge Veterans Affairs Canada

to Extend Funeral and Burial Benefits to Modern-Day Veterans

February

The Canadian Iceberg Vodka Corporation's "Remembering our Heroes" Fundraising Campaign