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.”



Limited Edition “Spanish Fly” Power-Pole Raffle

RAFFLE DETAILS Power-Pole has provided 2-Powder Blue, 8-ft Blade Power-Poles with the “Spanish Fly” logo for the Foundation to auction off. The funds raised will go towards a dream fishing trip for a selected essential worker (and guest) who’s felt the hard effects of COVID-19. Buy a ticket to help us set up a trip-of-a-lifetime […]

Give the gift of “Spanish Fly” for Father’s Day!

Going fishing with pops or someone who’s been a father-figure in your life? Upload your best catch from the day and tag it with #fishforjose for a chance to win a 1-year subscription to MyOutdooorTV and watch all the “Spanish Fly” your heart desires … and more. On Monday, June 22, the picture that qualifies […]

#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 […]