C1555_R190_bg-content-welcomemat1Jose Wejebe “Spanish Fly” Memorial Foundation is a 501(c)3 charitable organization under the tax-exempt code, and headquartered in Summerland Key Florida.  The mission of the Jose Wejebe Spanish Fly Memorial Foundation is to honor Jose’s legacy by making fishing dreams come true for those who face life-impacting challenges.

“The Spanish Fly Spirit lives in all of us.”


Spanish Fly Music Festival 2018

Save the Date: Spanish Fly Music Festival 2018

Our first annual Spanish Fly Music Festival was such a success, we’re already planning to do it again! Be sure to save the date for March 25, 2018. Additional details and ticket information to follow.

FishForJose Dave the Date 2018

Save the Date: #FishForJose 2018

It’s never too early to begin planning for our next #fishforjose event featuring music, drinks, auctions, food and of course, fishing! Mark your calendars for January 26 – 29, 2018. More details and ticket information to follow!

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Announcing our New Partnership with Wesley House Family Services

Among the relationships we’ve developed with a wonderful group of non-profit organizations, Wesley House Family Services is special because it’s local. Adoption and foster care are privatized in Florida, and Wesley House is the only local organization that facilitates those services. Wesley House is a nationally accredited not-for-profit organization dedicated to protecting and nurturing children, […]


A Personal Reflection on #FishForJose

Guest post from Jeff Dillow, Hollywood Public Relations I’ve worked with countless clients over the past 20 years and, every now and then, one stands out as having touched you personally. Working with the Jose Wejebe “Spanish Fly” Memorial Foundation and having the opportunity to attend the #FishForJose event in January was one of those […]

Fish For Jose

Get Your Tickets for Fish For Jose Event!

Tickets are still available HERE for this special event. Celebrate the life of Jose Wejebe and join us for our annual #FishForJose event! This three-day event encourages the community to take time to do something new by sharing a fishing experience with a friend or offering trade tips and techniques — anything that will help continue […]


Lifelong Memories, Friendships for Braden and His Family

We recently had the opportunity to conduct a trip with an incredible young man, Braden Waymire, and his family. Below is an email we received from Tim Waymire which summarizes the experience in their words. I need to preface this email with the following disclaimer: I am not a talkative person and I do not […]