Honor Flight #63 – Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Honor Flight Chicago

Honor Flight Chicago

Honor Flight Chicago will send Honor Flight #63 to Washington DC on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. An early morning departure from Midway Airport begins a day of remembrance and reminiscing for these veterans who have waited over sixty years to see their World War II Memorial. In addition to seeing the long awaited World War II Memorial, we plan to show these deserving veterans the Lincoln, Korean, and Vietnam Memorial and, as time permits, the Air & Space Museum. Read more… 

 

Thank You For Your Support

Proud_Eagle_American_Flag_ThankYou-01  Thank you to all of you that joined us for our fundraiser on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Thank you to all of our service men and women for your service to our great country. Thank you to all of the volunteers that helped to make our event possible, and thank you to all of those that came out to honor our heroes of World War II and the Korean War.

Roll Call – World War II & Korean War Vets

Honor Flight Fundraiser 2014-061-TiAll World War II and Korean War veterans that will be attending our Honor Flight fundraiser. Free admission to all World War II and Korean War veterans. http://tinyurl.com/dvfrollcall

Click Events, then Roll Call to enter your information so that you may be recognized during the Dupage Veterans Foundation Fundraiser to support Honor Flight Chicago.http://tinyurl.com/dvfrollcall

Photo courtesy of James Hock Photography http://jameshochphotography.smugmug.com/

Join Our Earth Day Cause – Send Groups Of WWII & Korean War Veterans on an Honor Flight

How can you help?

Purchase tickets or donate to the Dupage Veterans Foundation Honor Flight Fundraiser, Saturday, May 2, 2015 11am-3pm, Dupage Airport, West Chicago, IL. Purchase Tickets at http://tinyurl.com/lqsap6q

Tickets are just $30 for adults, $20 for children. Purchase Tickets at http://tinyurl.com/lqsap6q

How does this help our Earth? Our goal is to send groups of WWII & Korean War veterans to see the Memorials dedicated to our veterans. To let them know we are thankful for their sacrifices that have kept the United States a Free, Democratic Nation. It reminds us of who we are, what we stand for, and what we can accomplish when we work together.

Veterans Resource Fair

Save The Date –  Saturday, March 28, 2015 9am – Noon

Wayne and Winfield Townships are hosting a Veterans Resource Fair

Where: Wayne Township Office, 27W031 North Ave, West Chicago, IL

Additional information will be available at winfieldtownship.com or by calling 630.231.3591

July 8, 2014 – DVF is Presented with $1250 Check from Local Youth Baseball Team

DuPage County Board Member Jim Zay presented three checks totaling $1250 from his sons’ little league team, himself and the Knights of Columbus to the DuPage Veterans Foundation. Steven Fixler, Superintendent of the Veterans Assistance Commission for DuPage County and Committee Member of the DuPage Veterans Foundation, was on hand at July 8th DuPage County Board Meeting to accept the donation on behalf of the Foundation.  Some of the proud “little leaguers” were there with the assist! (Pictures provided by Joan Drummond Olson, DuPage County Communications Manager.) SONY DSC

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