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2021 So Far
17,447 Wreaths Sponsored
21.8% to Goal
62,553 To Go!

REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Houston National Cemetery 's Wreaths Across America Page. 

Please check back frequently for any updates.

2021 will be a marked improvement over last year.  We welcome you to help us honor all of our veterans... One Wreath At A Time.

With a cemetery this size, it takes the entire community to make it all happen and we hope you will join us in the effort to find the project by clicking the red "Sponsor" button.  Don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you. 

Feel free to visit our website at www.waahouston.com 

Thank you so much for supporting Houston National Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

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Sponsor Wreaths

Click "Sponsor Wreaths" to sponsor a wreath and help us reach our goal of honoring every veteran at the cemetery.

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Volunteer

Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.

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Invite

Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.


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As we get closer to Wreaths Across America Day on December 18th you may find yourself becoming overwhelmed with questions surrounding protocol as it relates to your ceremony – it’s challenging and often confusing....

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We didn’t know what we were getting into and had no idea how it would affect all of us. Now, it changes you over the years of meeting veterans and Gold Star families and seeing how much it means to people....

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In Honor Of
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Prayer for Burl E Gay, Air Force, Honored by Houston National Cemetery

Burl Gay (SGT US Air Force) your family wants to thanks you for your service and love for this country. We miss you. Love Bruce, Carol and Kristi
Check out 374 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Houston National Cemetery (TXHNCH)
10410 Veterans Memorial Dr
Houston, TX 77038

80,000
80,000
17,447

December 18, 2021 at 11:00 am

Kathy Torres, Scott deMasi

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery at 10410 Veterans Memorial Dr., Houston.

You may consider traveling straight to Greenspoint Mall for parking.  The address is 12300 North Freeway, Houston.


Parking Instructions

PARKING

The best place to park is at Greenspoint Mall and take the free shuttle.  Also available is the Shepard Park & Ride for $1.25.

Cemetery grounds will fill very quickly so please try to use one of our other options.

Other busses  are not permitted in the cemetery.  Please pull to the front gate to let your passengers off and then park at Greenspoint to take the shuttle.  Most busses are wheelchair equipped.

NOTE - After the ceremony all the busses will be there to help take people back.  Please be patient as we get 17,000 people delivered back to Greenspoint Mall.  There will be a line, but it goes quickly.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Houston National Cemetery . 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:

Please check back frequently for any updates.

  • 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.



Local Groups Supporting Us

WAA-Houston (WAAHouston)

Welcome to WAA-Houston (WAAHouston)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Houston National Cemetery and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

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Team Leidos

Welcome to Team Leidos! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Arlington National Cemetery and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

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88 groups support us. Click "View Our Groups" to see them all.

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