Veterans Outreach Center’s annual Flag Day campaign celebrates the Red, White, and Blue as the symbol of our country. On Flag Day (June 14th), we commemorate the Congressional adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the United States’ official flag on June 14, 1777.
To share in the pride of Old Glory, volunteers distribute over 30,000 flags and information on VOC’s services and accept donations to support the programs and services that Veterans Outreach Center provides to veterans, active service members, and their families free of charge.
Flags will be distributed starting Thursday, June 13 and run through Sunday June 16. You can see a list of Flag Day locations here.
If you can't make it to a location, you can donate right here.
We need VOLUNTEERS!
Volunteer shifts are four hours in length and are great for groups, families, and students! We are always looking for more help.
Click on the link below to sign up for your favorite location.
Flag Day Pick up instructions 2019.
To pick up supplies for this year’s Flag Day we ask for representative to come to 459 South Ave. in Rochester. Between Monday, June 10 and Friday June 14, 9 am to 5 pm.
Parking is available either on South Ave or in our parking lot on Veterans Place (one way between Alexander St and Comfort St.
Please enter the building from the side entrance. Follow the signs for Flag Day pick up.
Your kit will include flags, donation box, an inventory/instruction sheet, money bag, brochures, and t-shirts.
When your shift is over please return the money and extra supplies to the same locations at your earliest convenience, but no later than June 18. We will be available for returns Thursday, Friday, Monday and Tuesday between 9 am and 5 pm.