Goal: A wreath to honor every Veteran
Mill Creek Rotary works to honor fallen heroes
Last updated 11/11/2020 at 2:38pm
The Mill Creek Rotary is taking part in the nationally recognized Wreaths Across America program. Its purpose, as stated on the website, is to "remember our fallen U.S. veterans, honor those who serve, and teach your children the value of freedom."
Evergreen-Washelli Veterans Memorial Park has 5,000 veterans buried there, said Mary Kay Voss, Rotary member and Mill Creek volunteer. The 2019 wreath drive by the Mill Creek Rotary only gathered 1,900 wreaths, she said.
"This year the Rotary Club of Mill Creek is supporting the effort to have 5,000 wreaths donated to cover every veteran's gra...