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New Jersey State Fair, Sussex County Farm and Horse Show "Tribute to the Troops"
Faith Vohden, Freeholder Director Herb Yardley, Diane Friedberg
On Saturday, August 3rd the New Jersey State Fair, Sussex County Farm and Horse Show presented a "Tribute to the Troops" at the Performing Arts Tent. The Tribute recognized several agencies that provide programs, services and assistance to veterans in Sussex County. Also at the Tribute Diane Friedberg from the Division of Senior Services and Faith Vohden from the Sussex County Veterans Committee were recognized for their support and contribution to veterans in Sussex County. The Division of Senior Services and the Sussex County Veterans Committee has planned and organized the Salute to Veterans for 19 years. The event is held each year on the first Sunday in November at the Sussex County Fairgrounds. The Division also organizes serveral other outreach events throughout the year including the annual veteran's picnic. Approximately 10 Quilts of Valor were also awarded to veterans for their service to our country.