Women In Military Service For America Memorial presents their 23rd Annual Memorial Day program in an online ceremony on May 25, 4pm (EST).
Join them for speeches, honors, a special appearance by Brig. Gen. Vaught to honor those we’ve lost, and the traditional placing of rose petals in the Memorial’s Reflecting Pool at Arlington National Cemetery.
Join the ceremony online here.
The Intrepid Museum hosts its annual Memorial Day commemoration via a virtual ceremony on May 25, 2pm (EST) inviting the public to join the Museum in honoring the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the United States Armed Forces.
The commemoration will include performances by Tony Award-winning actress, Stephanie J. Block, courtesy of Waterwell, a civic-minded theater company, and the United States Navy Band. Special remarks by Admiral Karl L. Schultz, 26th Commandant of the United States Coast Guard will be followed by a ceremonial wreath laying.
Learn more here.
Watch the livestream here.
Iraq And Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) wants you to #GoSilent on Memorial Day, May 25, 3pm (EST). IAVA will lay a wreath before local veterans’ monuments, and later pause for a moment of silence. Gather your friends and family across the country and pause with them for a national moment of silence to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.
Patchogue, NY hosts a Memorial Day Livestream Ceremony on May 25, 11am. Observe the ceremony on their Facebook page here.
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs has launched a new way for the public to pay tributes to veterans at the Veterans Legacy Memorial (VLM). The site, originally launched in 2019, contains a memorial page for each veteran and service member interred in a VA national cemetery.Read more
Due to the cancellation of May events in NYC, and uncertainty around the public health situation, many of us will be looking for other ways to appropriately observe and honor Memorial Day this year.
The United War Veterans Council and NYC Department of Veterans’ Services (DVS) invite you to join in remembering America’s fallen through A Flag, a Flower, a Moment of Memorial.
A Flag, a Flower, a Moment of Memorial brings us all together “virtually” through a shared commemorative activity that can be carried out in our own homes.Read more
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The 5th Annual Stakeholders Awards Breakfast will honor those who have given exemplary service to our veteran community on September 12, 9am-12pm.
Purchase general admission tickets here for $40 and enjoy a special breakfast.
Distinguished Award Honorees include: Passaic County – JTony Vancheri, Paterson Veterans Counsel; Morris County – Jim Cavanaugh, Welcome Home Vets & Assumption Church, Morristown; Sussex County – Bill Robinson, DMAVA, Legion Riders; Essex County – Samantha Washington, Congressmen Paynes Office; Bergen County – Deborah Visconi, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center; Hudson County – Tony Goodson, Samuel R. Shelton, VFW Post 2294 Jersey City; Union County – Sharon Knight, Union County American Legion Auxiliary; Regional Award – Dan and Katie Misuraca, Red White and Que; Mental Health Services Award - David Cathcart, Secaucus Vet Center; Women Veteran Award - SOSVETS Women Veteran’s Sub Committee Team, In observance of creating a Women Veterans Appreciation Day for the State Of NJ; Somerset / Middlesex / Hunterdon - Detective Ivis Molina - Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.
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