OPERATION CARE PACKAGE
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
Sponsor A Christmas Wreath For A Veteran's Grave
WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA CEREMONY
SATURDAY DECEMBER 16TH 2017
We are now accepting orders for 2017
Operation Care Package has
teamed up with Wreaths Across America
get more Wreaths on the graves of our Military
at National Cemeteries.
Individuals, businesses, schools, or groups can choose to sponsor
one or more Wreaths at $15 each.
Wreaths Across America
will donate $5 back to Operation Care Package
to help with our Christmas Campaign
Care Packages to our deployed Troops.
NEW THIS YEAR!
We are also collecting for JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMTERY TOO!
Just email me if interested in sponsoring for there
Everyone is invited to join us after the wreath placement for a free luncheon
Which will be held at:
STONE CITY VFW
124 Stone City Dr. Joliet
Wreaths can be ordered NOW through November 18th, 2017
If you prefer to pay online through WAA,
please include our sponsor Number: IL0013P
Our Cemetery of Choice is
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery - Elwood, IL ID # ILALNE
but you can request the cemetery of your choice.
You can order online using the
ONLINE ORDER FORM
You can also
order through the mail and pay by check.
CLICK FOR WAA MAIL ORDER FORM
Please make checks payable to Wreaths Across America
and mail to:
OCP Wreath Project
10255 Donna Dr
Dittmer, MO. 63023
A ceremony for the laying of wreaths will be held around the Country
Saturday December 16, 2017
at 12 noon EST, 11am for Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.
Please join us at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery (11AM) on that day.
We will not be taking names for volunteers this year ahead of time
But will be asking volunteers to sign up at the VOLUNTEER TENT
If you want to help place a wreath, they will be placed right after
the 11 am ceremony. Everyone is welcome to come out and help.
Please understand that we are all volunteer for this event.
Wreaths Across America does not do grave specific.
For questions about your loved one
buried at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
please contact: Debbie at 815-693-3215 cell.
Please leave a message or email ProudArmySis4@sbcglobal.net
Volunteers will be needed for Saturday December 16th 2017~ no pre-sign up needed
Wreath layers, Bakers, Donations of food dishes, Paper products, Bottled water & more
Help getting sponsorships beforehand
Also, please help spread the word about this wonderful program.
There are OVER 44,000 of our nation's heroes buried here at this time.
We need a wreath for every grave & cannot do it without your help.
Remember our Troops and Veterans this Christmas