Lest We Forget and the Exchange Club of SW Michigan
to Host a Field of Honor™
at the 2018 KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship Veterans
“Field of Honor™”
Lest We Forget USA and the Exchange Club of Southwest Michigan are planning a special tribute to all Veterans or Active US Service members for the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship during the week of May 22-27, 2018.
A flag field is planned to honor those individuals chosen by family members and friends. Any veteran living or not may be honored as will any currently serving members of the USA armed forces. Just purchase a flag from our sponsorship listings below.
Sponsorships are open to anyone in the form of donations or flag purchases. A dedication ceremony will take place on May 20, 2018 and a closing ceremony on May 29, 2018.
- Premier: $75 Flag cost, limited (1) to any organization or business entity. There are 30 flags prominently displayed on the entrance walkway eligible for this purchase
- Flag Field: $50 each, Available to all
- Included is an 11” x 11” Keepsake sign for all flags showing who is honored.
- Deadline for purchase is May 1, 2018
The “Field of Flags” location is at the old M-Tech Building, just north of Hole #1.
Flags may be purchased from any LWF member or Exchange Member or online at the Colonial Flag Company: URL: www.healingfield.org/bentonharbor18/
The PGA of America is humbled to honor our active, retired, and fallen military members this Memorial Day Weekend and supports this effort to fly 230 flags during this nationally televised Championship.
In addition the Field of Honor, guests are encouraged to join Lest We Forget and the North Berrien Military Rites Team Sunday, May 27 at 7:30am for a ceremonial TAPS/21-Gun Salute at the first hole to remember those that have given the ultimate sacrifice for our country.
All military personnel and an accompanying guest are provided free admission to the Championship