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Poppy Day at Jewel
June 20, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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
K9s for Veterans
The Forgotten Warrior Memorial Wall
Children’s Miracle Network
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!!