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2014-09-25 23:07:27

Touch-a-truck’ fundraiser to benefit Truckload Carriers Association’s Truckload of Respect program in its support of Wreaths Across America Albany, NY (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 The New York State Motor Truck Association (NYSMTA), along with Bestpass™, Inc., providers of bulk purchasing and streamlined toll management services to commercial fleets, today announced that they will be hosting Operation: Big Wheels for Heroes. Proceeds from the touch-a-truck fundraiser will be used to...

2014-08-20 12:27:43

New Radio Station a Platform for Organization and Supporters to Express Appreciation for Veterans, Their Families and the Military Community ELLSWORTH and COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wreaths Across America (WAA), a nonprofit organization best known for its annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and more than 900 other locations nationwide -- with a mission to Remember, Honor and Teach about the service and sacrifices of our...

2014-05-23 12:23:32

Hundreds of thousands of roses to be placed on graves of soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery & cemeteries across the country. WASHINGTON, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Volunteers throughout the nation are joining together for the fourth year this Memorial Day to honor the nation's fallen heroes by placing roses on graves at Arlington National Cemetery and cemeteries around the country. The Memorial Day Flowers Foundation, a charitable organization created by a Ramiro Penaherrera...

2012-07-26 23:01:09

Guards at Arlington National Cemetery put essay contest winners at ease as they marched with the children to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Delray Beach, Fla. (PRWEB) July 26, 2012 Four students from the Children of America Educational Childcare & Academy in Crofton, Md., recently experienced the high honor of laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Students were chosen to participate in the ceremony in Washington, D.C., based on essays they wrote that addressed what...

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