Subscriptions to Fly the Flag installation projects continue


Friends are now accepting new and renewing subscriptions for American Flags

The Friends of Fort Scott National Historic Site Inc. are accepting new subscriptions and renewals for their Fly the Flag project. The project offers homeowners and businesses within the city limits of Fort Scott the ability to fly the Stars and Stripes on five different holidays in 2022 without having to purchase, place and store a flag and flagpole. You don’t even have to remember the holidays!

For $35 per year, the Friends will install a 3’x5′ flag on a 12-foot pole at your home or business on each of the following holidays:

Memorial Day, May 30

Flag Day, June 14

4th of july, 4th of july

Labor Day, September 5

Veterans Day, November 11

Agreements for new subscriptions can be obtained from the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce or can be requested by phone or text. Contact Kelley Collins at 417-684-2484. Renewal notices are mailed/emailed to 2021 subscribers. Questions can be directed to Kelley or Martha Scott at 620-224-9924.

New agreements and renewals must be returned by March 31, 2022.

All proceeds support Fort Scott National Historic Site programs. These include symbols of sacrifice, a citizenship ceremony, a visitation by candlelight, youth engagement and many more.

Show your patriotism and help our local national park by lining the streets of Fort Scott with our nation’s symbol!

The Fly the Flag project is an annual project sponsored by the Friends of Fort Scott National Historic Site. Once registered, you will have the opportunity to renew annually.



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