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Posted on: December 14, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Honor local fallen military members through Wreaths Across America sponsorship


Every December, the City of Brighton joins Wreaths Across America in honoring fallen military members by placing a wreath on the graves of veterans at Elmwood and Fairview Cemetery. Starting Saturday, December 18, 2021 through Friday, January 14, 2022, sponsoring a wreath will be matched by Wreaths Across America for Wreaths Across Day 2022. 

Sponsorships start at $15 per wreath and are customizable to the number of wreaths you'd like to sponsor. To sponsor a wreath(s), click here (City of Brighton fundraising code CO0149). The deadline for matched sponsorships is Jan. 14, 2022 for Wreaths Across America Day 2022.

Volunteers will be helping to lay the wreaths on Saturday, December 10, 2022. More information to come on this volunteer opportunity as details become available. COVID-19 restrictions at the time will apply. 

If you have any questions, please contact Rhiannon Natali at or 303-655-2090 or Julie Meketuk at

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