Results

2022 So Far
67 Wreaths Sponsored
4.5% to Goal
1,433 To Go!

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

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

On December 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm, Wreaths Across America will be at Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery 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 Southern Maine 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.


What's Your Why? Volunteer Spotlight on Isabella Heinbaugh-McCroskey and Donna Heinbaugh

A lot of Isabella’s involvement with Wreaths Across America has been in preparing for Wreath Day, and that volunteer effort has proved quite educational for them and their community....

Wreaths Across America's Trucking Tributes Presents Johnny Chestnut with Saddle Creek Logistics Services

It’s important to teach our children and grandchildren about where our freedom comes from, and if it were not for those veterans, who knows where we’d be right now. I have four grown sons, and they make it a priority to get off work and lay wreaths with us. My wife's involved, and It’s become a family affair....

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

account_balance
In Memoriam
by diana b. for Jens Alan Wiik, Army, Honored by Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery

In memory of our beloved son Jens Alan Wiik, Captain Bronze Star recipient
stars
In Honor Of
by Kimberly Woods for Frederick V. Wilson, Jr, Air Force, Honored by Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery

Honoring the legacy of a wonderful Husband, Father, and Boompa. We love you and are grateful for your service to our country.
Check out 43 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery (MESMVC)
83 Stanley Rd
Springvale, ME 04083

1,500
1,500
67

December 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Jessica Violette, Noreen Parent

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 minimal parking at the cemetery, we typically shuttle people in to cause less traffic.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Southern Maine 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

Elizabeth Wadsworth Chapter NSDAR (ME0098)

Welcome to Elizabeth Wadsworth Chapter NSDAR (ME0098)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Southern Maine 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

In Memory of Thomas A. Leonard, Jr (ME0080)

Welcome to In Memory of Thomas A. Leonard, Jr (ME0080)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Southern Maine 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

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

View Our Groups