Who We Are:

Turning Points in America is an all volunteer not for profit tax deductible 501(C)3 organization founded in 2016 and located in Jacksonville. Turning Points in America helps citizens affected by changes in the direction of our country, including Veterans, seniors, those on limited income and students. 

Turning Points in America assists citizens by 1) Providing goods and services to at-risk and homeless veterans and veteran facilities,  2) creating and offering the only free online and printed directory of Veterans Owned Small Businesses pledging to hire Veterans and US Citizens,  3) offering an online and printed directory of other Non-Profit Charities and Free Help Organizations providing assistance to Veterans, widows and widowers, 4) hosting complimentary breakfasts to Veterans in appreciation of their service,   5) disseminating information on discounts and cost-saving opportunities for veterans,  6) presenting the only annual Benghazi Tribute in America with military honors for the veterans and U.S. Ambassador slain in the Battle of Benghazi;  7) offering sign-up for on-free courses to deepen one’s understanding on the U.S. Constitution and western civilization, 8) answering the call for needs from veteran support organizations and individuals.

What We Do:

Veteran Owned Small Businesses

Featured on this website is the Directory of veteran owned businesses that pledge to hire U. S. citizens and Veterans as a priority.  This Veterans Small Business Directory concept was created and is maintained by Turning Points in America. without charge to the businesses or to the consumers.  Printed copies are supplied for Veteran and public gatherings.  Printing and advertising costs are funded by donors and fundraisers.  Please visit the Veterans Business Directory tab to shop with veteran owned business.  Visit the donation tab at this website to make a tax deductible donation.

Collect and deliver goods and services for Homeless and At-risk Veterans

Turning Points in America directly supports veteran missions and centers providing  housing, feeding, and educational programs for at-risk and homeless Veterans.  We collect and delivery goods and services for veterans in charitable facilities and at homeless gatherings.  You can donate new or like-new goods, bus tickets, certain non-perishable foods and services at the Veterans Resources link.  Click on How to Donate Items or Services for At-Risk Veterans.  Please go to the Donate link for Turning Points to purchase and deliver these items to the veteran missions and  centers. .

Directory of Non-profit Charities and Free Help Organizations for Veterans

Assisting veterans, widows and widowers is a top priority for Turning Points in America.  This directory provides the veteran community with an on-line and printed directory of organizations and groups that provide free help to assist our heroes and dependents in times of need.  Printed copies of this directory are included in the Veterans Small Business Directory for distribution at veteran and public gatherings. . Printing and advertising costs are funded by donors and fundraisers.  Visit Veteran Resources at this website.

Discounts and Cost Saving Opportunities for Veteran

Veterans have long been the victims of cuts in their earned benefits and retirement.  Opportunities to reduce their daily living costs is a necessity for America’s heroes.  Sharing information on veterans discounts helps both the Veteran Community and the Businesses honoring U.S. Veterans.  Visit Veteran Resources at this website.

Honoring Veterans at Appreciation Breakfasts

Turning Points hosts breakfasts for veterans at various sites.  Complimentary tickets for veterans to the full breakfasts are donated by grateful citizens, businesses and veteran groups to cover the food costs in appreciation of our heroes service in defense of our country.  Please visit the Donate link to contribute for these breakfasts. 

Education

Free on-line and classroom education on the U. S. Constitution, Bill of Rights, and America’s history, western civilization and events that changed the course of America’s founding are offered by various learning institution.  Visit the Education link at this website for these opportunities and events.

Benghazi Tribute Team 

Turning Points in America supports the Veterans and Patriots of the Benghazi Tribute Team.   This Team has stood the watch for America since 2013  to provide the only Benghazi Memorial Tributes in the United States to honor the Americans slain in Benghazi on September 11, 2012.  Visit http://benghazitribute.org

Hob Nob Straw Polls

Turning Points in America assists voters in their endeavor to learn about new candidates stepping out to work for America and learn about candidates seeking reelection.  Hob Nob Straw Polls are an opportunity for voters to quiz candidates on their plans and  platforms. Voters have an opportunity to see who will be on their ballot, meet candidates, gain an understanding on proposed referendums and Constitutional amendments and vote their choices in this mock election.  Get a glimpse of how elections are sizing up prior to election day when Turning Points in America Hob Nob Straw Polls are announced.

Standing for Equal Rights

Turning Points in American stands firm for equal rights for everyone. We respect and honor the equal rights of others and expect our equal rights to be respected and honored.

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