VFW Post 6791 Auxiliary
Wreaths Around West Chicago
November 5, 2016
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6791 Auxiliary hosts a 5K Run/Walk, “Wreaths Around West Chicago,” Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Reed-Keppler Park. Medals will be awarded to the top finishers in each of seven age categories Race day registration opens at 7:00 a.m. with the race beginning at 8:00 a.m. The charge is $25 in advance and $30 on the day of the event. To register visit www.signmeup.com. The first 100 registrants receive free t-shirts.
Proceeds go toward the purchase of wreaths for the gravesites of the 980 veterans at Glen Oak Cemetery, Oakwood Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery and the cemetery in Winfield. Persons who want only to purchase a wreath for $25 or those wanting to make a donation of any amount should make the check payable to VFW Auxiliary Post 6791, writing Wreaths for Veterans in the notation and mail to VFW Post 6701, 431 N. Neltnor Blvd. West Chicago, IL 60185.