Applications for Chambersburg’s Hometown Hero banners are still being taken!

23 January 2024- If you want to honor your loved one with a Hometown Hero banner in Chambersburg and have not already submitted an application, there’s still time!

The incredibly popular program comes back for the 2023-2024 season as a way, the words of Chambersburg VFW and VFW Auxiliary Post 1599, “acknowledge and honor the men and women of the Chambersburg area who are currently serving, have served in the past, or have given their life in service to our country in the United States Armed Services, Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, or National Guard”.

Applications are being accepted through February 29th with multiple ways you can apply. Stop in at the VFW at 747 S. 4th Street, Chambersburg, PA 17202 and you can pick up an application at the bar. Additionally, all the details can be found at, or by emailing

Anyone who emails their details or asks for more details on the program will get an auto response email with how to apply and everything involving the program, per the Post’s social media.