Search
Close this search box.

Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Search

Rotary Club to Hold Flags for Heroes Ceremony Oct. 11

Rotary Club Logo - USE THIS ONE

By Press Release

OCEAN VIEW – The Rotary Club of Ocean City and Upper Township will hold a special Flags for Heroes ceremony Oct. 11, at 1 p.m., at the Osprey Point/Upper Township Veterans Park, 1731 Route 9, Ocean View.
According to a release, the Flags for Heroes program will include presentations by retired Maj. Gen. Craig Cosgrave, of the New Jersey Air National Guard and Marco Polo Smigliani, four-time purple heart recipient, U.Sm Marine. Other guests are also invited.
A Flags for Heroes sponsorship campaign was held this fall to recognizes heroes by flying an American Flag in their honor. A keepsake will be attached to the flag naming the hero and their Sponsor.
The Rotary Club noted that Heroes come from many walks of life, such as veterans, hospital workers, first responders, moms, dads, or anyone that has made a difference in the lives of others.
The 7-foot flags, along with the keepsake, were sponsored for $50 and will be displayed for ten days at veterans park.
Proceeds from the flag sponsorship will support the Rotary Club’s Local Youth Programs, in Ocean City and Upper Township.

Spout Off

Lower Township – RE: EXIT 0 Light. I had someone behind me at the red light getting on to the GSP. They were honking at me to move up so they could make the left hand turn. I wouldn't move up and made them wait…

Read More

Wildwood Crest – Does anyone on our island see the need for more housing options for our workers who support and work here and keep our businesses thriving?

Read More

Cape May – Any new info on the lawn that was installed on the dunes in Avalon?

Read More

Most Read

Print Editions

Recommended Articles

Skip to content