About Us

True Patriots Care is dedicated to recognizing and supporting those who have served their communities as first responders and as members of the armed services. The foundation seeks to enrich the lives of these individuals and their families through honor and support.

Jerry Christopherson

President

U.S. Army Veteran, Elmhurst School District 205

Harry Mierisch

Board Member

U.S. Army Veteran

Paul Schoonhoven

Board Member

Wolf Electric

Colonel Larry Kaifesh

Board Member

U.S. Marines (Active)

Frank Duggan

Board Member

Woodstock Harley Davidson

Kevin Rynders

Retired Fire Chief

Joy Symonds

Board Member

Symonds – Madison Funeral Home

John Skillman

Board Member

Village President Carpentersville

Retired Carpentersville Fire Chief

Paul Sackett

Board Member

U.S. Army Veteran

Rico Habacco

Board Member

VISTA Veterans Coordinator 

McHenry Collage 

Allison Wiggins

Board Member

Director of IT, Elmhurst Park District

Honoring Our

Troops, Veterans,
First Responders

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Values

Respect.
Integrity.
Do the Right Thing.
Excellence.
Gratitude
Collaboration.
Accountability.