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Poppy Day at Jewel

June 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Poppy Fundraiser for Veterans!!

(Jewel on Nelson Road location only)

June 20, 2020

10:00 am to 2:00 pm

 

Throughout the year we remember our Veterans’ sacrifices, collecting Poppy Day donations to help our Veterans and their families who sacrificed so much for us. If you shop at Jewel in New Lenox on Nelson Road, please consider making a Poppy donation to the New Lenox American Legion Auxiliary Post 1977.  The Auxiliary will be collecting on June 20, 2020 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

 

100% of your donation helps the Auxiliary support the following and more:

 

Wreaths Across America

Wounded Warriors in Action

Middle East Conflicts Memorial Wall

Illinois State Veterans Homes in Manteno and LaSalle

Prince Home in Manteno

Fisher House

K9s for Veterans

The Forgotten Warrior Memorial Wall

USO

Children’s Miracle Network

Special Olympics

 

The poppy is the internationally known and recognized symbol of the lives sacrificed in war and the hope that none died in vain. On September 27, 1920, the Poppy became the official flower of The American Legion Family.  We thank you for your continued support!!

Details

Date:
June 20
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Organizer

Ladies Auxiliary

Venue

New Lenox American Legion
14414 W. Ford Drive
New Lenox, 60451
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Phone:
815-485-4651
Website:
http://americanlegionnewlenox.com/