C1555_R190_bg-content-welcomemat1Jose Wejebe  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 Memorial Foundation is to honor Jose’s legacy by matching his passion for conservation, education, and making fishing dreams come true.

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



With the help of sponsors and our community, we were able to raise over $11,000 at the 2020 Spanish Fly Music Festival. Thank you to everyone who attended! If you missed out, you can still help make fishing dreams come true at www.josewejebefoundation.org. Thanks to our entertainment and to Marathon Florida TV88 for sharing the […]

$6000 Raised for Hurricane Dorian Relief

With the success of our 2nd Annual Halfway Thru Hurricane Season Party hosted by Irish Kevin’s we were able to raise $6000 for Hurricane Dorian Recovery for Key West Cares. This group was founded by the people of the Conch Republic the city officials of Key West ,Bussiness people of Key West, Churches and people […]

Fish For Jose 2020 – Save the Date

Save the weekend of March 6-8 2020 to #FISHFORJOSE

#FISHFORJOSE 2019 Thank You & Reflection

Our third annual Fish for Jose weekend was a huge success. The Kick-Off Party was hosted by the Square Grouper’s My New Joint. As always, the food was absolutely delicious. Whenever you find yourself in the Florida Keys, My New Joint should be on your list as food destination! Saturday morning, we held our second […]

Post Irma Projects

Things have changed down here in the Florida Keys.  Some things for the better, and a lot for the worse.  Housing is expensive here in the Keys, and the tornados that followed the hurricane hammered some of the more affordable areas to live.  Many people have moved, many are without homes; some are still living […]

Krissy Reflects on Fish For Jose 2018

Hurricanes. Living in the Keys, I always knew this was a part of my reality. But, I had escaped a real pounding from this particular part of Mother Nature for my whole life. That ended September 10. My family and I made out better than most, and worse than some after Hurricane Irma. My husband Dave […]