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    Wreaths Across America event at Fort McPherson National Cemetery
    Find a way to serve! Sponsor a wreath.
    The Wreaths Across America event will be held December 17 at Fort McPherson National Cemetery at 11:00 a.m.

    The goal of the event is to place a live, balsam fir wreath at the headstone of every Veteran buried at Fort McPherson National Cemetery. Wreaths are needed for thousands of veterans’ headstones. The cost of each wreath is $15.


    Sponsoring a wreath is easy.

    Click on the link to the sponsorship form. Mail completed forms to Wreaths Across America, 511 South Dewey, North Platte NE 69101.
    You can also go online www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/pages/42633, then click on “sponsor wreaths”.
     
    If you have a specific grave you would like the wreath placed on – please e-mail [email protected].
     
    Join us by sponsoring a veterans’ wreath for Fort McPherson National Cemetery!
    The deadline is November 28th.

    If you would like to help lay the wreaths on December 17th, please register at www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/pages/42633, then click on “volunteer”.
    The mission of Wreaths Across America is to Remember the fallen, Honor those who served, and Teach the next generation the value of freedom.

    About Wreaths Across America
    Wreaths Across America is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded to continue and expand the annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery begun by Maine businessman Morrill Worcester in 1992. The organization’s mission – Remember, Honor, Teach – is carried out in part each year by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies in December at Arlington, as well as at thousands of veterans’ cemeteries and other locations in all 50 states and beyond.
    Contact Information
    Grand Island Area Chamber of Commerce