VIDEO: Bustos Reminds Illinoisans to Submit “Valentines for Veterans” by Friday

VIDEO: Bustos, Students Urge Participation in “Valentines for Veterans”

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) reminded Illinoisans that the deadline to submit a handmade Valentine’s Day card as part of her sixth annual “Valentines for Veterans” program is this Friday, February 8.

“With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, I want to remind everyone to join me in making handmade cards for our local veterans,” Congresswoman Bustos said. “Every year, I look forward to seeing all of the cards sent to my offices in Illinois and I can’t wait to see what everyone creates to show gratitude for those who’ve served. We owe it to our veterans to show our appreciation for all of the sacrifices they’ve made for our country.”

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.

Rockford, IL 61101

Phone: (815) 968-8011