Wheaton VFW Post 2164 is an organization that supports US veterans and service members as well as their families. It…More also supports local youth through scholarships, hosts Veterans Day and Memorial Day services and supports overseas troops through Operation Uplink. Wheaton VFW Post 2164 organizes blood drives, lobbies elected officials to support veterans and participates in such organizations as National Volunteer Week, Toys for Tots, Make a Difference Day and March of Dimes.
It also acts as a VA liaison for veterans seeking a wide range of problems including receiving support and military awards. There are four Veterans Homes for the disabled and elderly located throughout Illinois, some of which are equipped for Alzheimer patients. Graveside funeral service rites can be performed to honor a service member who has passed.
Washington Elementary School 911 Bridle Ln, Wheaton, IL60187 Washington Elementary School, a District 200 school, is located south of Geneva Rd. on the west side of President St.,…More with its main entrance on Bridle Ln. Washington has two Kindergarten classes, three first and second grade classes, two third grade classes and four fourth and fifth grade classes. In addition to the curriculum including fine arts and physical education, students in third through fifth grades may elect to participate in extracurriculars in music and/or student leadership roles. Washington also has before and after school programs which operate Mon - Fri, 7am - 9:15am and 3:30pm - 6pm.