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When Like-Minded Missions Work Together

Civil Air Patrol's mission is to support America's communities with emergency response, diverse aviation and ground services, youth development and promotion of air, space and cyber power....

Life is a Journey Not a Destination

While Arlington was the destination for the wreaths, it was the experience of the journey down as part of the convoy and the opportunity to talk to individuals along the way or those waiting in line with me behind the trucks that will stay with me for life...

August Faces of the Mission

Whether its folding and shipping merchandise or driving veterans across town (or states), Sam will not only raise her hand, she’ll do it with a big smile and contagious laugh that is impossible to not love!...

Wreaths Across America's "Trucking Tributes" Presents NAIT'S Support

In 2018, the National Association of Independent Truckers (NAIT) once again steps forward to provide considerable financial support for the operations and logistics that are the backbone of Wreaths Across America. ...

SWAT Volunteer Prepares for National Wreath Day in Idaho

Tamara’s revved up for National Wreaths Across America Day in December 2018 after an opportunity earlier this year to visit Wreaths Across America’s Headquarters and National Museum located in Columbia Falls, Maine....

Hero's Bridge Cares for Elderly Veterans

Hero’s Bridge has four key principles that drive its mission; always remain centric to the older veteran, no red tape, no passing the buck and never leave a man behind. ...

National Association of Independent Truckers (NAIT) Donates $50,000 to WAA

Donation funds will be used to assist Independent Truckers wanting to haul loads of veterans' wreaths this December. ...

Entertainer and U.S. Army Veteran Delights the Crowd

Craig Morgan is a decorated U.S. Army veteran, and he graciously spoke with Wreaths Across America before his performance about his 17 years of military service on active duty and in the active reserves. ...

It’s Not What We Do, But Why We Do It.

In June, Chairman of the Board Wayne Hanson and his wife Ann were honored to attend the 81st National Convention of the American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. (AGSM) in Long Beach as representatives from Wreaths Across America. In this month's columen he shares details of this emotional experience....

For the Hinkle's, Wreaths Across America is not a job!

Kelly and Julie (Emery) Hinkle are not only partners at the office, working together as the dynamic duo responsible for pulling off fantastic events for Wreaths Across America...as of July 21, they are now partners in life!...

Faces of the Mission

Marcy Bearsdley is officially known as the Locations and Fundraising Groups Supervisor, but few people know that she is in fact Wreaths Across America's Employee #1!...

How Do We Appreciate Our Military?

The month of May contains at least four significant celebrations each year. They are VE Day; Mother’s Day; Armed Forces Day, and Memorial Day....