Wreaths Across America

Business

Truckers, Volunteers Deliver Wreaths and Recognition to Fallen Veterans

Wreaths adorn headstones at the 28th annual Wreaths Across America event at Arlington National Cemetery Wreaths adorn headstones at the 28th annual Wreaths Across America event at Arlington National Cemetery. (American Trucking Associations)

ARLINGTON, Va. — Hundreds of thousands of volunteers put on rain gear and bundled up at Arlington National Cemetery and 2,140 other locations in the United States and two cemeteries in Europe on Dec. 14, placing wreaths on the graves of our nation’s fallen military heroes.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
December 14, 2019
Government

2018 Wreaths Across America at Arlington National Cemetery

Photos from Wreaths Across America at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia on Dec. 15.

December 15, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

2018 Wreaths Across America Honors Fallen Soldiers for 27th Year

Wreaths Across America Brian Shepker (camouflage coat) and Elizabeth Pettyjohn (pink coat) of Pottsville, Pa., helped unload ATA's Share the Road truck Dec. 15. (Marissa Gamache/Transport Topics)

ARLINGTON, Va. — With the help of ATA Share the Road drivers and thousands of volunteers, more than 250,000 wreaths were delivered and laid on headstones the morning of Dec. 15 at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. See photos.

Marissa Gamache | Online Reporter
December 15, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

2018 Wreaths Across America at Arlington National Cemetery

Scenes of volunteer efforts captured on Wreaths Across America day at Arlington National Cemetery Dec. 15, 2018

December 15, 2018
Business

Share the Road Drivers Deliver Wreaths to Arlington Cemetery

Share the Road truck at Arlington Cemetery Share the Road truck at Arlington Cemetery by American Trucking Associations

American Trucking Associations and ATA’s Share the Road Highway Safety Program celebrated the arrival of the Wreaths Across America convoy at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Dec. 16.

December 16, 2017
Business

Truckers, Volunteers Brave Icy Conditions to Lay Wreaths, Honor Vets

American Trucking Associations

Neither rain nor snow nor sleet would keep professional truck drivers Ralph Garcia and Nate McCarty of ABF Freight from completing their appointed rounds on Dec. 17, and that meant delivering wreaths to Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, in their Share the Road truck.

December 19, 2016
Special Coverage, Business

Truckers Earn Praise at MATS From Wreaths Across America

Karen, Rob Worcester by Gary Kicinski/Transport Topics

Without volunteer truck drivers and their companies, Wreaths Across America's mission to “remember, honor, teach” and place wreaths on gravestones of fallen veterans each December would be impossible to accomplish.

Gary Kicinski | Managing Editor / Multiplatform
March 29, 2015
Business

'Share the Road' Truck Delivers Message, Wreaths

Jaclyn O'Laughlin

American Trucking Associations' Share the Road truck participated for the ninth straight year, delivering a shipment of handmade wreaths, as hundreds of volunteers laid more than 200,000 wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery Dec. 13. See photos.

December 13, 2014