Hometown Heroes

Application Deadline Extended to September 30, 2020.

The Spotsylvania Community Engagement and Tourism Departments are proud to honor our servicemen and women by facilitating the Spotsylvania Hometown Heroes Program. This program is a community memorial to those who have served our country through the years. The Hometown Heroes Banners are paid for by sponsors who may be friends, family, community organization or businesses.

To be eligible the veteran:

  • Served in either Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, National Guard, Coast Guard, or Merchant Marines
  • Was honorably discharged, currently serving, or died in combat
  • Lived in Spotsylvania County at some point in their lifetime

The photo of your hero will need to be at least 300 dpi if scanned, but over 600 dpi is best. Or submit a photo with the application that is no larger than 10”x14”

The cost is $80 for a double sided banner and the life of the banner is about 3 years. The applications will be open through September 30, 2020.  Business sponsorships will be listed on the Hometown Heroes page on VisitSpotsy.com


Nominate your Hometown Hero by either clicking on the link Online Nomination Form or downloading the Nomination Form

Sponsorship forms can be submitted to help defray the costs of of banners.

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