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South Plainfield, NJ ~ Field of Honor®- 2022

May 7, 2022May 31, 2022

2420 Plainfield Avenue South Plainfield, NJ

May 7th – 31st 2022
2420 Plainfield Avenue, South Plainfield, NJ 07080 USA

Creating an awe-inspiring panorama, United States flags will fly in a solemn formation at Memorial Park during May of 2022.  This stirring display of 200 flags will bring the community together in a patriotic tribute to honor our heroes.  Each U.S. flag represents an individual and tells a story.  Flags may be sponsored to honor individuals currently serving in our Active-Duty Military, Fallen Servicemen and Women, First Responders, Veterans, Hometown Heroes and COVID-19 Victims.  This unique event is the perfect opportunity for all of us to remember and honor our many heroes.

The Stars & Stripes reminds us of who we are as a people.  Americans meet the challenges of history and overcome hardships becoming stronger.  That is just who we are.  The United States flag represents our solidarity in creating a brighter tomorrow and uniting us all.

This moving display is a gift to the community made possible through donations, sponsorships and the efforts of many dedicated volunteers. You can show your support and gratitude by sponsoring a flag or making a donation.

The display is open to all without charge. Don’t miss it!

Thank You

Event Sponsors

 

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In The News

In The News

May 2017 Field of Honor Raises Over $5K for South Plainfield’s Department of Social Services
TAPintoSouth Plainfield
In addition to serving as a patriotic tribute to the men and women who have or currently defend our country, South Plainfield’s inaugural Field of Honor, held last month at Monument Park, also raised much-needed funds to benefit a local agency.

Final Preparations Under Way for South Plainfield’s Inaugural Field of Honor
TAPinto South Plainfield
South Plainfield’s inaugural Field of Honor is less than a week away and organizer Hannah Rhoads is busy ironing out all the final details. A large delivery came last week and, on Saturday, May 13, volunteers will head to Monument Park to begin the assembly and placement of 150 flags.

Courage, Commitment, Service and Sacrifice Recognized at South Plainfield’s Inaugural Field of Honor
Middlesex County News
South Plainfield’s Monument Park last week served as the backdrop for the borough’s inaugural Field of Honor, 150 American flags displayed in a sea of red, white and blue as a tribute to all servicemen and women, veterans and first responders.

Flag Orders, Sponsorships Being Accepted for South Plainfield’s May 2017 Field of Honor
TAPinto South Plainfield
South Plainfield resident Hannah Rhoads, 16, with the backing of the Boyle Memorial Foundation, will host an inaugural Field of Honor in the borough during Armed Forces Week 2017 (May 14-20). Part of a national movement run by the non-profit Colonial Flag Foundation (CFF), the event will celebrate the United States and pay tribute to all servicemen and women, veterans and first

We’ll post news stories about the event here as they are published. CLICK HERE for some of the latest national NEWS stories.

Benefiting Charities:
SPC Ryan Rhoads Memorial Foundation

Hosted By:
SPC Ryan Rhoads Memorial Foundation

Local Organizing Committee:
Project Chair:  Barbara Rhoads
Co-Project Chair: Hannah Rhoads
Fundraiser Treasurer Chair: Andrew Rhoads
Public Relations Chair: Barbara Rhoads
Program Chair: Barbara Rhoads/Hannah Rhoads/Andrew Rhoads
Volunteer Chair: Lisa Abate
Field Coordinator Chair: Trent Rhoads

Details

Start:
May 7, 2022
End:
May 31, 2022

Venue

2420 Plainfield Avenue
2420 Plainfield Avenue
South Plainfield, NJ 07080 United States
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