Truck Drivers Delivering Wreaths Share Deep Ties to Military
ARLINGTON, Va. — It’s no coincidence that there are military veterans among the scores of truck drivers who hauled Christmas wreaths to honor their fallen comrades Dec. 17 for National Wreaths Across America Day, and all felt humbled and honored to be there.
Wreaths Across America Gears Up for Dec. 17 Event
An estimated 2.5 million wreaths will be delivered from Maine to more than 3,700 cemeteries during Wreaths Across America's annual event Dec. 17.November 28, 2022
Wreaths Across America Honors Fallen Heroes, Support for Living Veterans
More than 2.4 million veterans across the country on Dec. 18 were honored for their service with a handmade wreath on their headstone.
Wreaths Across America Recognizes Bennett Family of Cos.
The Bennett Family of Cos. was recognized by Wreaths Across America as the sixth recipient of its annual James Prout Spirit of Giving Award.September 24, 2021
Wreaths Across America Gears Up for 2021 Event
Six months removed from scaling back due to the coronavirus pandemic, the annual Wreaths Across America nationwide remembrance for the nation’s fallen military is working toward a return to full-scale operations this December.June 14, 2021
Wreaths Across America Day Takes Place With Help of Trucking Industry
The final resting places of 1.7 million American veterans were adorned with holiday wreaths this year as organizers of the annual Wreaths Across America Day worked to ensure the nation’s fallen received this honor despite challenges presented by the pandemic.December 22, 2020
In Reversal, Arlington National Cemetery Directed to Host Wreaths Across America
Wreaths Across America Day will return to Arlington National Cemetery — and so will trucking’s involvement — after a whirlwind stretch in which cemetery officials had initially decided to cancel the event out of coronavirus concerns.November 18, 2020
Wreaths Across America Plans for December Event Despite COVID-19
Planners for National Wreaths Across America Day say the event that honors fallen servicemen and women will take place, albeit with modifications to keep the thousands of volunteers and staff safe.October 13, 2020
Truckers, Volunteers Deliver Wreaths and Recognition to Fallen Veterans
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.December 14, 2019
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