Honor 200

Honor 200

One of our most important Bicentennial signature projects is HONOR 200. In partnership with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs, we will honor 200 Veterans across Illinois who have gone above and beyond in serving their fellow Veterans and their communities.

The 200 Award recipients will be recognized and included as part of the Official Bicentennial Celebration, and they (or their families) will be invited to attend – and will be saluted at – Illinois’ 200th Birthday Party at the United Center in Chicago on December 3, 2018.

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