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Hub City Heroes

The Office of Veteran Affairs through New Brunswick's Division of Human Services has established the “Hub City Heroes” initiative. This initiative honors local veterans who have served in all branches of the United States Armed Forces, by placing banners on lamp posts throughout the City of New Brunswick.

The eligibility requirements include present or prior service in the Air Force, Army, Marines, Navy, Coast Guard, Merchant Marines, and Women's Air Force Service Pilots. 

Applicants must also have lived in New Brunswick at any time past or present. 

HOW TO APPLY   (Deadline for application is July 30, 2021)
Please click HERE to read the instructions and complete the application at the end of the four-page document. Then, simply mail it with the required documentation and payment to: 
Robert C. Porter 
1301 Blossom Circle  
Dayton, New Jersey 08810 
Please make check payable to New Brunswick VFW.
Please note that applications are accepted by US postal mail only.

For more information, please contact Joseph Johnson, New Brunswick Office of Human and Community Services/Veteran Affairs, at 732-246-5353, or by email to:  jjohnson@cityofnewbrunswick.org.