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2020 So Far
37 Wreaths Sponsored
85.0% Over Our Goal!
Exceeded by 17 Wreaths!
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Welcome to the El Paso Elks Lodge #187 (TX0894P)'s Wreaths Across America Page.

Place your order here on this site or contact the lodge at (915)532-4441.       2278 Trawood Dr. suite C.

If you have a specific grave site that you want the wreath placed. Please provide information at lodge or Email me at rayrres@yahoo.com

Thank you so much for supporting the El Paso Elks Lodge #187 (TX0894P) 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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“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.”...

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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Fort Bliss National Cemetery (TXFBNF)
5200 Fred Wilson Blvd
Fort Bliss, TX 79916
Click here for the Fort Bliss National Cemetery Page

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December 18 at 08:00 am to 4:00 pm, 19 at 08:00 am to 4:00 pm and 20 at 08:00 am to 4:00 pm, 2020

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Directions to Cemetery

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

Parking Instructions

Please follow directions to park as the traffic direction may be different for this event. There is also parking available across the street.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Fort Bliss National Cemetery. Please do not forget to register to volunteer! 

This year, the National Wreaths Across America Day ceremony for our location will be held virtually and can be viewed at https://www.facebook.com/wreathsinelpaso

Per National Cemetery Administration guidelines masks and gloves are required. 

All sponsored wreaths in 2020 will be placed on Friday, December 18, 2020, Saturday, December 19, 2020, and Sunday, December 20, 2020 from 8:00am - 4:00pm MST.  

To join us in laying veteran wreaths, please sign up for a specific time slot by clicking the red volunteer button. 

Tickets for admittance will be required. You will receive a confimation email once you register as a volunteer. This email will serve as your ticket. Please be sure to bring this email with you.


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.

Our Locations

Welcome to El Paso Composite Squadron and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 19, 2020 at 10:00 AM. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort or to volunteer to help or click "Sponsor" to purchase wreaths that will be laid on the graves of our fallen heroes by our loyal volunteers....