Highlights from our 89th flight

2019-04-15T12:52:15-05:00

Honor Flight Chicago kicked off its 12th season last week with 14 World War II and 80 Korean War heroes. Also on board were a couple of first-timers: us!

Highlights from our 89th flight2019-04-15T12:52:15-05:00

DuPage Veterans Foundation fundraiser scheduled for May 4

2019-04-11T20:44:31-05:00

The DuPage Veterans Foundation will host its annual fundraiser benefitting Honor Flight Chicago on May 4, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

DuPage Veterans Foundation fundraiser scheduled for May 42019-04-11T20:44:31-05:00

Volunteers, veterans lead South Side Irish Parade

2019-03-27T13:53:17-05:00

More than 200 veterans, volunteers and family members helped represent Honor Flight Chicago at the South Side Irish St. Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday, March 17.

Volunteers, veterans lead South Side Irish Parade2019-03-27T13:53:17-05:00

Stars to shine brightly on Hockey Classic night in Bensenville

2019-02-27T10:26:03-05:00

The stars are coming out to support Honor Flight Chicago at the eighth-annual Law Enforcement Hockey Classic on Saturday, March 2, at The Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville, Illinois.

Stars to shine brightly on Hockey Classic night in Bensenville2019-02-27T10:26:03-05:00

HFC named South Side Irish Parade Grand Marshal

2019-02-08T21:58:23-05:00

The South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee announced that Honor Flight Chicago will lead this year’s parade as the Grand Marshal.

HFC named South Side Irish Parade Grand Marshal2019-02-08T21:58:23-05:00

Jewel-Osco PIN pad donations to benefit HFC

2019-02-08T21:59:35-05:00

Jewel-Osco will launch a PIN pad donation campaign on February 1 in an effort to raise money for Honor Flight Chicago.

Jewel-Osco PIN pad donations to benefit HFC2019-02-08T21:59:35-05:00

Meet Honor Flight Chicago’s new directors

2019-02-08T21:36:51-05:00

Honor Flight Chicago is excited to welcome a new Director of Communications and Director of Operations.

Meet Honor Flight Chicago’s new directors2019-02-08T21:36:51-05:00

Two powerful Veterans Day stories

2019-02-08T21:35:50-05:00

ABC 7 Chicago recently told the unique stories of John Ullinskey and Bernie Bluestein, two incredible veterans who flew with Honor Flight Chicago.

Two powerful Veterans Day stories2019-02-08T21:35:50-05:00

WGN feature on Honor Flight Chicago

2018-09-28T21:32:14-05:00

WGN-TV traveled with Honor Flight Chicago in July 2018 to provide a behind-the-scenes look at the Honor Flight Chicago experience.

WGN feature on Honor Flight Chicago2018-09-28T21:32:14-05:00

Veteran comments from our 86th flight

2018-07-20T13:54:46-05:00

Hear from some of our World War II and Korean War veterans who flew with Honor Flight Chicago on July 11, 2018.

Veteran comments from our 86th flight2018-07-20T13:54:46-05:00

Veteran comments from our 85th flight

2018-06-11T12:23:31-05:00

Take a look back at some of the highlights and hear from veterans from Honor Flight Chicago's June 6, 2018 flight. The flight had added significance as it flew on the 74th anniversary of D-Day.

Veteran comments from our 85th flight2018-06-11T12:23:31-05:00

Veteran comments from our 84th flight

2018-05-11T15:24:04-05:00

Take a look back at some of the highlights and hear from veterans from Honor Flight Chicago's May 9, 2018 flight. The flight was the second of the season and 84th in the history of Honor Flight Chicago.

Veteran comments from our 84th flight2018-05-11T15:24:04-05:00

Honor Flight Chicago has a new office

2018-05-02T11:46:48-05:00

Honor Flight Chicago has spent nearly a decade operating out of the basement of CEO and Co-Founder Mary Pettinato's home. In May, HFC will move to a new office space in Rosemont, thanks in large part to three incredible partners.

Honor Flight Chicago has a new office2018-05-02T11:46:48-05:00

Sparkling Ice, Jewel-Osco raise money for Honor Flight Chicago

2018-05-22T10:42:14-05:00

Sparkling Ice and Jewel-Osco are partnering to benefit Honor Flight Chicago and raise money to give American senior war veterans a day of honor, thanks and inspiration.

Sparkling Ice, Jewel-Osco raise money for Honor Flight Chicago2018-05-22T10:42:14-05:00

Veteran comments from our 83rd flight

2018-04-17T09:34:54-05:00

Take a look back at some of the highlights and hear from veterans from Honor Flight Chicago's April 11, 2018 flight, the first of the season and first of the organization's second decade.

Veteran comments from our 83rd flight2018-04-17T09:34:54-05:00

Fulfilling a final wish

2018-04-24T20:37:55-05:00

Don Arseneau waited four years to fly with Honor Flight Chicago. He was forced to cancel on three different occasions because of illness. He was finally ready to receive his day of honor when the unthinkable happened.

Fulfilling a final wish2018-04-24T20:37:55-05:00

Popeyes sponsors Honor Flight Chicago flight

2018-04-11T09:09:07-05:00

On April 11, 99 Chicago-area WWII and Korean War veterans will travel with Honor Flight Chicago to Washington, D.C., for a once-in-a-lifetime day of honor at their national war memorials. These heroic men and women will be the beneficiaries of a special partnership with Popeyes® Chicagoland Co-op.

Popeyes sponsors Honor Flight Chicago flight2018-04-11T09:09:07-05:00

It’s our 10-year anniversary!

2018-03-19T08:58:47-05:00

Honor Flight Chicago CEO Mary Pettinato has a special message for everyone who helped the organization say thank you to America's senior war heroes over the past 10 years.

It’s our 10-year anniversary!2018-03-19T08:58:47-05:00