Paul Tibbets $1,000-$1,499
Air Corps General who commanded the B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima in World War II
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 239
B Gen Paul W. Tibbets Memorial Post 2398
Baker's Management, Inc.
Bunsold Middle School
Cardinal Health Foundation
Columbus Arts Festival
Major General Oscar C. Decker, Jr.
East Clinton FCCLA
Joyce & Irvin Elsass
Marla & Brent George
Highland Local School District
London Rotary Club
Loyal Order of Moose #499
Kenneth & Joyce Mathews
American Legion Post 535
Association of Government Accountants
Benevity Community Impact Fund/Con-way, Inc.
Charleston Church of the Brethren
Coldwell Banker King Thompson
All Life Foundation
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co.
Lester B. "Chesty" Puller $10,000 - $19,999
Lt. General, World War I, World War II and Korean War. Most decorated U.S. Marine in history.
Batesville United Methodist Church
Bob Evans Farms
Brian Meyer Golf Outing
Chase - SWA-SOS Charter Team
Church of the Messiah United Methodist
Class Acts Columbus, Inc.
Korean War Veterans Dept. of Ohio
Machine Tool Solutions
Ernest E. Evans $500-$999
Captain of the U.S.S. Johnston who directed his ship to attack the Japanese fleet that was superior in number, firepower, and armor. His heroic actions enabled the success of the landing of U.S. troops on Leyte and the capture of the Philippines.
Kohl's Department Store
Lorie L. Kuyoth
Jeffrey M. Laylin
Legal Marketing Assoc. Ohio Chapter
Licking 387 Memorial Ed Charity
Marysville Exempted Village SD / Marysville Movie Knights
MOAA Central Ohio Chapter
Mon Cherie Entertainment
Mt. Sterling American Legion Post 417
Ohio FAIR Plan Underwriting Association
Mary B. and Douglas V. Richey
Ridgedale Lions Club
The American Foundation for the Performing Arts
VFW of Ohio Charities Post 2920
Westerville City Schools
Worthington Estates Elementary / See Kids Dream
Chester Nimitz $35,000 - $49,999
A five-star admiral, he held the dual command of the Pacific fleet and of U.S. and Allied air, land, and sea forces.
Upper Arlington Schools
Westerville Senior Association, Inc.
Worthington Hills Elementary School
All the enlisted troops who put on a uniform and promised to defend the Constitution of the United States $250 - $499
William H. Davis, Dorothy M. Davis, and William C. Davis
Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools
Vance Outdoors, Inc.
Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks
Fleet Feet Columbus, Inc.
John and Rita Myers
Moreland Funeral Home
Moundbuilders VFW Post 1060
Nationwide United Way Campaign
Red Hat Society
Robertson Construction Services, Inc.
Tiberi for Congress
Toll Gate Elementary PTO
Wendy D. Vaughan
Donald R. Wenner, MD
Westerville Senior Development
Benjamin O. Davis $2,500 - $4,999
Leader of famed African-American Tuskegee Airmen, fighter pilots and bomber crews. Later, first black general in the U.S. Air Force.
Wolf Metals, Inc.
Matthew Ridgeway $20,000 - $34,999
Army General who held major commands during World War II and is most famous for resurrecting the American and U.N. war effort druing the Korean War.
Kroger - Community Rewards
Lions Club of Westerville
SWA Dennis DeFrank
The Rotary of Westerville
Wells Fargo WM NC - Philanthropic Partners
Westerville Sunrise Rotary Foundation
Olentangy Local School District
Polar Bear Alumni Association PBAA
Specialty Gas Services, Inc.
St. John's Lutheran Church Ox Roast Committee
Tri-Rivers Joint Vocational School
Tri-Valley Local School District
Worthington Presbyterian Church
Sullivan Brothers $5,000 - $9,999
Five brothers serving together in the U.S. Navy, all died when the U.S.S Juneau was sunk in the Pacific in November, 1942.
American Legion Memorial Post 614
American Legion Womens Auxiliary
American Legion Young Bud Post 171
American Traditions 4-H Club
Amvet Riders Post 1985
Russell and Mary Badgley
Claudia and Dale Bartow
Bellville Lions Club
Cajohns Fiery Foods Company
Charity Partners Foundation
Coshocton Music Boosters
Culvoh, LLC dba/ Culver's
George & Mary Freeman, Jr
JC2 Partnership, Inc. Culver's of Marysville
Jim Keim Ford, Inc. Employees
Johnstons-Banks, Inc dba Colver's of Columbus
JP1 Inc. dba Culver's of Reynoldsburg
Delaware County Foundation
Gibilaro Charity Gift Fund
Knox County Airport Authority
Audie Murphy $1,500-$2,499
One the most famous soldiers of World War II and widely regarded as the most decorated American soldier of the war.
Dwight Eisenhower $50,000 and up
Five star general who was Supreme Allied Commander of Forces in Europe during World War II.