Patriot Plaza Videos
Sarasota National Cemetery Memorial Day Tribute
"The home of the brave" is a familiar expression heard in America's National Anthem. Gold Star families privilege us in this Memorial Day tribute with a glimpse into the homes and lives of fallen military heroes.
(May 2020; total time 60 minutes 54 seconds)
A Place Where Freedom is Front and Center
This documentary depicts the history of The Patterson Foundation and Sarasota National Cemetery, includes a tour of the artwork in Patriot Plaza, and shares legacy stories by veterans and their families.
(June 2014; total time 22 minutes 18 seconds)
Celebrate Service & Sacrifice
Watch the highlights from this November 2014 ceremony at Patriot Plaza, which provided a heartfelt salute to America's veterans and featured inspiring speakers as part of the national Veterans Legacy Summit.
(November 2014; total time: 28 minutes 40 seconds)
National Cemetery Donation
John Berteau, Governing Board Chairman Emeritus of The Patterson Foundation, shares information about the amphitheater following the formal acceptance of Patriot Plaza by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Cemetery Administration.
(August 2011; total time: 1 minute 9 seconds)
Honoring the Legacy
Debra Jacobs, President and CEO of The Patterson Foundation, explains the reason behind the gift of Patriot Plaza to the National Cemetery Administration and describes the connective tissue between these two organizations.
(August 2011; total time: 2 minutes 27 seconds)
Patriot Plaza Guide Stories
Patriot Plaza Guide Jim Robinson shares two stories about veterans he met while leading tours at Patriot Plaza.
(July 2015; total time: 3 minutes 29 seconds)