12/17/2016 – PA Welcome Home and Escort for Sergeant Matthew Pellegrini, USMC PHL to Trevose, PA


Thanks to all who came out in the icy cold elements to give Sgt. Matt Pelligrini a                

                                                  WARM Welcome HOME!!!

Pics from Matt’s Welcome Home by Brenda, thanks Brenda!


Special thanks to Philadelphia Airport Police, Phila PD Traffic and Lower Southampton PD.

A Hero’s Welcome members and supporters and fellow Patriots…

It’s an early one!…It’s an airport arrival!…It’s a Welcome Home!!…It’s an Escort!

We have been requested, by the proud family of Sergeant Matthew (Matt) Pelligrini, USMC, to Welcome Home and Escort their son, brother, boyfriend and nephew…OUR HERO back to his hometown of Trevose!! They can’t wait for his return.

Matt is a Field Radio Operator in the United States Marine Corps. During his 4 years of service Matt has had 2 deployments in Afghanistan. He is returning home to spend the holidays with his loved ones….the first one in a while. He was unable to spend the previous holiday season due to a deployment.

Our Hero has received the following awards:
Good Conduct Medal
National Defense Service Medal
NATO-ISAF Afghanistan Medal
Global War on Terrorism Medal
Expeditionary Medal
Afghanistan Campaign Medal
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal

Come out and join A Hero’s Welcome as we thank this Marine for his service to our great county!
He’s been out in the sandbox for us…we can be at the airport for him!

Remember to bring your 3×5 flag – if you have one.

For any of our new members, this would be a great way to experience what A Hero’s Welcome does and to Welcome Home a hero during the holiday season.

Rally location: FB69
4411 82nd Street
Philadelphia, PA
(near the intersection of 82nd Street and Bartram Ave)

Rally time: 5:15 am (0515 hrs)
KSU to PHL: 5:45 am (0545 hrs)

** Check back to this posting for any time change as we get closer to the date.

Please post if you are planning to attend!! call the AHW Hotline  484-679-1717 for updates or changes

Any questions please contact Brenda….*protected email*