Deadline to Submit Valentines for Veterans to Congresswoman Bustos is this Friday

ROCK ISLAND – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) reminded constituents across Illinois’ 17th Congressional District that the deadline to submit “Valentines for Veterans” is this Friday, February 9th. Anyone can participate in the “Valentines for Veterans” program by dropping off or mailing a Valentine’s Day card for a veteran to her Rock Island, Rockford or Peoria offices. The deadline for submitting cards is Friday, February 9th, and Congresswoman Bustos will then distribute these Valentine’s Day cards to local veterans. This is the fifth year in a row that she has organized the “Valentines for Veterans” program.

“For Valentine’s Day this year, I encourage people from across our region to join me in making sure our veterans know that their sacrifices and service to our country are appreciated and will never be forgotten,” Congresswoman Bustos said.

Cards can be dropped off or mailed to any of Congresswoman Bustos’ Illinois offices listed below:


820 SW Adams St.

Peoria, IL 61602

Phone: (309) 966-1813

Rock Island

2401 4th Ave

Rock Island, IL 61201

Phone: (309) 786-3406


119 N. Church St.

Suite 207 & 208

Rockford, IL 61101

Phone: (815) 968-8011