EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE — The Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund and Eglin Air Force Base’s 96th Medical Group Hospital will break ground on a new Intrepid Spirit Center, which helps diagnose and treat traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress in regional active duty service members.

The event begins 11 a.m. March 14 on Eglin. 

The Intrepid Spirit Center will cost approximately $11 million to construct and will be equipped with the latest in brain technology and treatment facilities. It will span 25,000 square feet. Funding for the project is being raised privately through the IFHF. 

The facility will be the eighth in a series of 10 built by the IFHF at military bases around the country at Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Fort Hood, Texas; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington; and Camp Pendleton, California.Visit for more information.