The Village of Hanover Park has constructed a monument to the Veterans of our Country. It is located in the front plaza at Village Hall, and is a place that residents and non-residents can remember loved ones who have served our country in the nation's different service branches.
To learn more about brick sponsorships, or to purchase a memorial brick for a Veteran you know, click here for the brick order form.
War Dog Memorial
The Village of Hanover Park’s Veterans Committee is embarking on a fundraising project to raise $25,000 to purchase and install a War Dog Statue to honor Military working dogs (America's forgotten heroes).
The one and a half size cast of a German Shepherd will be dedicated in a place of prominence in the recently completed Veterans Memorial, located at the Hanover Park Village Hall.
How can you help? Send a tax deductible donation to:
Village of Hanover Park
Attn: War Dog Memorial
2121 Lake Street
Hanover Park, IL 60133
Veteran's Honor Roll Plaque
The Veterans Committee has an Honor Roll Plaque hanging up at Village Hall to honor those who have honorably served our country. If you are interested in being recognized on this plaque, click here to download a copy of the Veteran's Honor Roll application.
Operation Air Lift Collection
The Veterans Committee is collecting donations for Operation Airlift. Donations can be dropped off in the lobby of Village Hall located at 2121 West Lake Street. Items needed include food and food products such as chewing gum, cookies (boxed or individual), hard candy, beef or turkey jerky, peanut butter in small plastic jars, peanut butter or cheese crackers, individual packets of peanuts, pop top fruit (small cans), soups (Maruchan in cups, dry), trail mixed/granola bars, and variety pak cereal. Also needed are personal/paper products such as bath towels (dark colors), batteries, chap sticks, envelopes, eye drops, games, hand sanitizer (packets or plastic bottles, no pump type), Kleenex tissue (small pocket size), pens/pencils, Q-Tips/cotton swabs, shaving cream (gel, no aerosal cans), small shampoo, vaseline, and writing tablets. Please note all items should be plastic, as nothing can be shipped in glass containers.
Support Our Troops
The Village has yellow ribbon and bows available in the Clerk's office for residents who would like to show their support for our troops. The cost is $1.00 for 2 yards of yellow ribbon and a bow. Please show your support!
For a list of upcoming Veteran's Committee events, click here.
For further information about the Veteran's Committee, please contact Trustee Rick Roberts at (630) 823-5901.