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

Welcome to the Evergreen Cemetery Association's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 12:00 PM, Wreaths Across America will be at Evergreen Cemetery Association to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.

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 Evergreen Cemetery Association and Wreaths Across America!

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Sponsor Wreaths

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

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Volunteer

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

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Invite

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


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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Evergreen Cemetery Association (ILEGCA)
610 S Dundee Ave
Barrington, IL 60010

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Saturday, December 19, 2020
12:00 PM

Deborah E.

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 is available on surrounding residential streets, or one block south on Dundee Avenue at St Matthew Lutheran Church or St Michael's Episcopal Church.

Parking Instructions

Vehicle parking for the public is not available on Evergreen Cemetery grounds due to safety concerns for pedestrian traffic.  Parking is available on surrounding residential streets or one block south on Dundee Avenue at St Michael's Episcopal Church or St Matthew Lutheran Church.

For Veterans with mobility issues, directed parking on the grounds is available at the Sturtz Drive entrance.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Evergreen Cemetery Association. Please do not forget to register to volunteer so that you will get all updates about the event.

Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:

  • Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome, and the cemetery is wheelchair accessible. 

  • 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.
  • Parking on the cemetery grounds is not available to the public due to safety concerns.  Parking is available on surrounding residential streets or in the parking lots of St Matthew Lutheran Church or St Michael's Episcopal Church just south of Evergreen on Dundee Avenue.

  • There are no public rest rooms on the cemetery grounds.

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

Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR (IL0113)

Welcome to Signal Hill Chapter, NSDAR (IL0113)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Evergreen Cemetery Association 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!

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