Veterans Tribute at Kaskaskia College

The Veterans Tribute at Kaskaskia College is a unique, heartfelt monument that honors the men and women who have served, currently are serving, and those who will serve our Country in the future. Historically, memorials are designated for those who have left us, whereas the Tribute on KC’s main campus honors all veterans, those living and deceased.


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First Annual Veterans Tribute Celebration Held at Kaskaskia College
The first annual Veterans Tribute celebration was held at Kaskaskia College on Sunday, June 7, one day after the 71st anniversary of D-day, the historic invasion of Normandy that helped turn the tide in World War II, and one year and a day since the Tribute was first dedicated.      Read More


Purple Heart Luncheon Held at Kaskaskia College
For the second year in a row, Kaskaskia College and the Lakeside Quilters held a reception for area Purple Heart recipients at the Lifelong Learning Center at KC on Wednesday, May 20. 12 Purple Heart recipients were honored, with each receiving a unique handmade quilt.      Read More


Area Quilters Prepare New Quilt for Veterans Tribute Raffle
The Lakeside Quilters, a group of area quilters dedicated to recognizing area veterans, have presented a quilt to the Veterans Tribute Committee to be auctioned off with proceeds to benefit the Tribute project. The queen size quilt, entitled “Eagle Among the Stars” is 98 inches wide and 104 inches long, featuring the American Eagle in the center surrounded by 44 stars      Read More


The Eagle Sculpture that sits in the center of the Warrior Court