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.”



#FishForJose 2020 Thank You & Reflection

The Fish For Jose weekend began Friday with the kick off party at the best restaurant in the Florida Keys, the Square Grouper’s My New Joint.  The menu was marvelous!  The main courses ranged from fish or filet mignon sliders to a buffet of delectable salads and finger food like Thai and buffalo lollipop wings.  The sauces the […]

Amanda’s Trip with JWMF and SeaDek

*UPDATE: Amanda’s trip has been postponed, but we’re still raising funds to make this a fishing trip to look forward to!* Amanda was just 13 months old when she was in a car accident and suffered brain damage. As a result, her left arm doesn’t work properly. She has three brothers – ages 21, 19 […]


#FISHFORJOSE 2020 is under way this weekend, and the auction is live at 4 pm ET on Friday, March 6. Bid on donated gear, art, trips, and more at fishforjose2020.givesmart.com. 3-Day Turkey Hunt Florida Keys Fishing Vacation *2 Night Stay at the luxurious Isla Bella Resort in Marathon *Day of Fishing with Capt. Jack Carlson […]


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