Field of Heroes is an exciting new collaboration between the Jefferson / Sparta Rotary Club and the Township of Jefferson, Northwood Engine Co. # 2, and Sparta VFW. These Fields of Honors events will allow our communities to honor our Veterans, Police, Firefighters, and EMS, and those Heroes who have put their lives on the line  during our Covid Crisis. Sponsorship a flag in the name of your special hero at any of these displays is open to the public. Some of heroes include teachers, nurses, emt's and of  course our Veterans.
 
 
 
A signature new project for the Rotary Club of Jefferson Township /Sparta is to bring attention and honor those who have given so much not only in our community but around the world.
 
The Mission of the Field of Heroes is to HONOR and BENEFIT Active and Reserve Duty Military, Veterans, Heroes who are no longer with us - to INSPIRE patriotism and love of our flag and its heritage, to EDUCATE our children that who visit the field and UNIFY our communities in respectfully honoring our flag, our country, our military, veterans, and all our first responders. such as Police, Fire, and EMS, whether paid or volunteers. Our Special Heroes who should not be forgotten - essential workers, our medical personnel , a special teacher, a special student, or a person who has changed your life or someone's life, including those in our community who stand out as quiet but recognizable leaders.
 
HEROES, they come in all shapes and sizes, and from different roles in our community.  Now is the time to recognize them.
 

 Our FIELD of HEROES will be at Northwood Engine Co. # 2 - Indian Trail and Maxim Drive , Hopatcong  from June 23rd to Sept.  15th, 2020.  The Field will move on to the Sparta VFW on Main Street and will be ready for visitors from September 28th through October 28th.  Sponsorships are available for all the events, we rotate around our communities.  Veterans Day event will be held from November  5th through November 22nd,  the Field of  Heroes  will be back in Jefferson Twsp.  Forms may be downloaded from here. For additional information please email - rotarydg7470@gmail.com

 

Honor your SPECIAL HERO by sponsoring a flag at one or all of our flag display events in their honor. 3 x 5 Flags will be proudly flown in our FIELD of HEROES  at the following locations and dates:
  • Memorial Day May 21st – June 12th, 2020 Jefferson Township Municipal Complex

        Independence Day –  June 23rd - September 15th, 2020 ,  Northwood Engine Co. # 2 Maxim Drive and Indian Trail in Hopatcong                       

  • Fall Season  September 28th – October 28th,  Sparta VFW grounds , Main Street, Sparta

  •  Veterans Day  -  November 5th - November 22nd  Firemen’s Memorial Field  Route 15 South and Swan Lake Drive in Lake Hopatcong (tentative location)

Click the link to learn more about how you can participate and sponsor a flag for the heroes in your life. 
  Sponsorship Form