"Founded in 2001, the Arlington Heights Park Foundation is a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit organization that serves as the fundraising arm of the Arlington Heights Park District. A Board of Directors consisting of ten local community members acts to improve the quality of life for people utilizing the park system.
The Arlington Heights Park Foundation's goal is to stimulate and promote further interest in parks and recreation.
The Foundation encourages volunteerism and outside resources that will enable enhancement to the Arlington Heights Park District programs while improving the quality of life for those who utilize its parkland, facilities and services.
Financial support for the Foundation itself comes from grants, private donations and special events.
95th Annual Tribute to Veterans
Monday, May 26, 2014
Memorial Day Parade
Step off 9:30 am (see map for route)
5,000+ marchers in ~100 units
Print the Memorial Day flyer
Memorial Day Ceremony
at Memorial Park 11:00am
Music by the 144th US Army Band
Comments by:Grand Marshal Mr. Richard DuchesouisBrigadier Gen Dunn, 85th Support CommandFather Matt Foley, US Army Chaplain (retired)
Reading the names of area veterans who have passed away in the last 12 months.
Honoring Arlington’s Fallen HeroesThe 58 young men from our town who died in the service of our Nation – from the Civil War to Afghanistan.
21 gun salute with Taps
Annual "Remembering Our Veterans" photo