Results

2020 So Far
1,194 Wreaths Sponsored
22.1% to Goal
4,206 To Go!
28 Views

REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Michigan Veterans Cemetery 's Wreaths Across America Page. 

Wreaths Across America Day is happening!

We are actively monitoring the requirements set forth by county health officials relating to the COVID-19 pandemic and will make necessary modifications to our wreath placement plans and laying of veteran wreaths to ensure the safety of all who attend and participate. Masks and gloves are required for all volunteers. Please check back closer to the ceremony for updated information!

Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you. 

Thank you so much for supporting Michigan Veterans Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

redeem

Sponsor Wreaths

Click "Sponsor Wreaths" to sponsor a wreath and help us reach our goal of honoring every veteran at the cemetery.

pan_tool

Volunteer

Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.

group_add

Invite

Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.


Crowley Will Serve as Official Puerto Rico Sponsor for Wreaths Across America

“This is an opportunity to show our thanks and appreciation for the unending contributions and sacrifices of those who have served our country along with their families in Puerto Rico and beyond.”...

Wreaths Across America's Kid's Corner Presents Remmer Machamer in Texas

For the past few years, Remmer has raised wreath sponsorships the old-fashioned way, going door-to-door with an earnest sales pitch but this year, he’s concerned about the impact Coronavirus will have on that effort....

136 recent news items exist. Click "View All News" to see them all....

message
Personal Message
by Esther M.
David Lynn McConnell
message
Personal Message
by Esther M.
David Lynn McConnell
Check out 32 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Michigan Veterans Cemetery (MIGRVH)
3000 Monroe NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505

5,400
5,400
1,194

December 19 at 12:00 pm, 2020

Catherine M.

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs to the site of the ceremony itself.

Parking Instructions

There is plenty of parking at this cemetery, so feel free to park in any available spot.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Michigan Veterans Cemetery . Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.

Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:

  • Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome.
  • Please help ensure that all participants get the opportunity to place a wreath.
  • Please follow the location coordinators instructions on where to place wreaths, as well as "how" they should be placed.
  • We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean-up. Please check in with the location coordinator if you are interested in helping with the clean-up.

The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for help Wreaths achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.

Local Groups Supporting Us

Grand Rapids Metro Cadet Squadron MI265 (MI0051P)

Welcome to Grand Rapids Metro Cadet Squadron MI265 (MI0051P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Michigan Veterans Cemetery and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

View Sponsor

Al Johnson Legacy Cadet Squadron CAP MI-135 (MI0021P)

Welcome to Al Johnson Legacy Cadet Squadron CAP MI-135 (MI0021P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Park TWP Lakewood Cemetery and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

View Sponsor

15 groups support us. Click "View Our Groups" to see them all.

View Our Groups