REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Forest Lawn North's Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 18, 2021 Wreaths Across America will be at Forest Lawn North Memorial Park in Pompano Beach, FL to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the 2000 veterans graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.
Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you.
Thank you so much for supporting Forest Lawn North Pompano Beach and Wreaths Across America!
Volunteer Spotlight: What's Your Why?
When Marsha lost her son in 2010, she said her faith would not allow her to wallow in self-pity. Her volunteer journey began when she was introduced to the American Gold Star Mothers and Wreaths Across America....
by Deborah F.
In Honor Of
by Valerie M. for Robert Griffin, Navy, Honored by Forest Lawn North Memorial Gardens
200 W Copans Rd
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
Directions to Cemetery
If you should have any questions to our event, please do not hesitate to call Claudia Perry at 954-784-4000.
Our service will be conducted in our Main Mausoleum at the back of our cemetery. We will have staff available to direct you.
The service begins promptly at 11:00 a.m. followed by the placement of the wreaths concluding in a Moment of Silence and the releasing of Doves and Military Honors.
We invite you to stay afterwards for food and refreshments provided by Mission BBQ with entertainment and a Classic Car Show as our way of saying THANK YOU for your donation and participation.
Parking is available and we will have staff here to assist you.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Forest Lawn North Pompano Beach, Florida. Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.
Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:
- Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome.
- Please help ensure that all participants get the opportunity to place a wreath.
- Please follow the location coordinators instructions on where to place wreaths, as well as "how" they should be placed.
- We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean-up. Please check in with the location coordinator if you are interested in helping with the clean-up.
The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for help Wreaths achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.