Bakersfield Wreath Project
A Community Service Project of Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club

Click here for a short video clip about why we take on this great project.

2015 Wreath Laying event was a another great success.  Our heartfelt thanks go out to each person who have supported us in the past.

Thousands of photos were taken at our ceremony this year.  If you have photos that you would like to share with us, please email them to or mail them to us on a CD or DVD to:

Bakersfield Wreath Project
Post Office Box 20591
Bakersfield, CA 93390

Wreaths Across America dates back to 1992.  Very simply, it is a solemn process of placing a wreath on every US Veteran's grave at every US Veterans' Cemetery.

Bakersfield National Cemetery, one of the newer in the country, was among those adorned by wreaths on December 12, 2009, the first year that the cemetery was open.  Thanks to the donations from a very generous community, we have been able to place a wreath on each gravesite for five year, every years since the cemetery opened. 

Words cannot express the honor and humility that this project brings to all who participate. 

For this project to continue, we are expanding our efforts to raise funds by contacting a number of community-conscious companies and service organizations in this area. 
We publicly thank them here for their 2015 contributions:

Allstar Cleaning
American Legion Riders Chapter 26
Arvin Lions Club
Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club
Bakersfield Electric Motor Repair, Inc.
Beech Tree Bookkeeping
Boron Chamber of Commerce
S A Camp Companies
Contraband Control Specialists
Cullivan Construction
Designs by Charlene
E-Marc Engineering, Inc.
Gaslight Melodrama
Greenfield Trucking
Greer's Banner Air of Bakersfield, Inc.
Griffin Dairy Consulting, LLC
Heise Media Group
Helms Surveying, Inc.
Sally A Herald Accountancy Corp.
Law Office of Leo Mark Hinds
Kern River Blue Star Moms
Lamont Lions Club
Linda Larma's Academe of Dance
Kern California Women for Agriculture
Kevin McCarthy for Congress
Nickel Family LLC
Pac-Van, Inc.
Precision Air Systems
Premier Realty
Rosedale Highway Lions Club

Assemblymember Rudy Salas
Law Offices of William H Slocumb
Jerry Slough Farming Company
Shaggy Dog Solutions, LLC
Sons of The American Revolution, Kern Chapter
St. Francis Catholic Church


Sun World International, LLC
Tejon Indian Tribe
Tel-Tec Monitoring, Inc.
V F W Auxiliary Post 10859
V F W Post 9657 and Auxiliary (Rosamond)

Varner Bros., Inc.
Vascular and Leg Center
W A Thompson, Inc.
W Z I, Inc.