The Flag Project
About the Flag Project/ Contacting the Flag Project

The Flag Project Website was originally created as a high school graduation project by Nick Schepis and Andrew Harris. The original address was

This website is designed to help anyone interested in conducting a flag retirement ceremony by fire. The United States Flag Code prescribes retirement of any flag that is torn, worn, or faded beyond repair by fire. I have helped organize and participate in two flag retirement ceremonies and this website is a culmination of those experiences.

The website may be navigated by using the links found above. If you would like to add your own ceremony, resource, or have a link to suggest for the website, please feel free to contact me at mongorille at


© 2012 Andrew Burd-Harris*Page last updated: August 11, 2012