On Friday, September 10 at 10 a.m. (local time), more than 60 VA national cemeteries across the Nation are partnering with the non-profit Carry The Load to host a National Day of Service.
To find participating cemeteries and learn more, visit NCA’s National Day of Service website. Or you can follow this link directly to Carry The Load's registration page. Following a brief ceremony, volunteers will clean headstones and perform other tasks to beautify these national shrines. (Note: Start time is 9 a.m. at Washington, D.C.-Baltimore area national cemeteries.
Public Affairs Specialist
National Veterans Outreach Office
Department of Veterans Affairs