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Public can sponsor a wreath for Wreaths Across America event in Doylestown

The Bucks County Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) has been named the specific fundraising group for the Wreaths Across America organization’s event at Doylestown Cemetery in Doylestown on Dec. 15.

The public can help sponsor a wreath by going to wreathsacrossamerica.org, selecting the specific group button, typing in Bucks County Chapter, NSDAR, group ID PA 0370, and selecting “sponsor” to sponsor a wreath to be delivered to the Doylestown Cemetery for the Dec. 15 ceremony. 

The deadline for orders is Dec. 3. For every two wreaths sponsored, the Wreaths Across American organization will provide a third one to Doylestown Cemetery. The event will begin at 11 a.m. with a brief ceremony followed by the wreath-laying on veterans’ graves. The public is encouraged and invited to participate in the ceremony.

The cemetery is located at 215 E. Court St., Doylestown. Members of the public may bring wreaths of their own to lay on a specific grave to honor and remember a specific veteran. 

The Daughters of the American Revolution is a nonprofit group, working to promote historic preservation, education and patriotism.  For information, visit buckscountydar.org.


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