Volunteers Clean Up Arlington Cemetery

Almost 400 adults, 50 children clean up Arlington National Cemetery, despite morning rain. Adults prune and brace trees, aerate soil and put down lime, while the children plant perennials. Photo Credit: Tony Fischer Photography via Flickr.

Volunteers Clean Up Arlington Cemetery
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37 comments

Charli C.
Charlotte S.3 years ago

And why isn't our government keeping it clean??????? For the same reason disabled veterans are doing without medical care. $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.3 years ago

great idea

Beth Wilkerson
Beth Wilkerson3 years ago

Hooray and thanks for the volunteers.

Winn Adams
Winn Adams3 years ago

Thanks

Kathy Perez
Kathy Johnson3 years ago

success in some ways but it is so sad that there are not people appointed to do this. what a lack of respect. the fact that volunteers were needed is sad

Corrie Vandenbrink

its a shame that this happend gr corrie

A N M.
anne M.4 years ago

And why, pray tell, can't the military with its huge budget pay a crew to take care of its cemeteries? This is truly shameless.

Pamela W.
Pamela W.4 years ago

My Father is buried at Arlington National, these volunteers are like little Angels on Earth for doing this every year. It is a LOT of work and they do an awesome job!!!

Christeen Anderson

Volunteers are the best. Thank you and keep up the good work.

Terry Vanderbush
Terry V.4 years ago

To all who VOLUNTEER, THANK YOU!