Legacy Challenge


Join the American Battlefield Trust’s Legacy Challenge

Activate an immediate $2,500 donation in your name to make an even greater impact today.

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Goal: 50 new legacy gifts by November 30, 2018 to preserve our nation’s battlefields for generations to come.

Make a Greater Impact Now on Battlefield Preservation

When you let us know that you have included a gift in your will for the American Battlefield Trust, several generous sponsors will make an immediate $2,500 donation in your name. Sharing your gift intention with us now will increase your impact – now and in the future.

 


 

How the American Battlefield Trust’s Legacy Challenge Works

 


 

Meet the Challenge Sponsors

Dr. Mary Abroe

Dr. Mary Abroe

“As a human being, mother, grandmother, and citizen, there are few things more important to me than leaving this legacy of preservation.” Read More »

Bob Daum

Bob Daum

“No organization can match the commitment to mission and continuing success of the American Battlefield Trust in preserving hallowed ground and helping to tell the American story.” Read More »

Tom Lauer

Tom Lauer

“The American Battlefield Trust is by far the most effective vehicle I’ve found that combines the chance to explore history by walking the ground with my desire to leave something of lasting importance to future generations.” Read More »

Jeff Rodek

Jeff Rodek

“It is important to preserve that hallowed battlefield ground and to tell the stories of what happened and why.” Read More »

Bill Vodra

Bill Vodra

“The Trust fills a huge gap in public and non-profit preservation and education activities. Our battlefields tell stories that compliment classroom, television, and museum education.” Read More »

 


 

Easy Ways to Join the American Battlefield Trust’s Legacy Challenge

 
 


 

How You Benefit by Joining the American Battlefield Trust’s Legacy Challenge

When you join the American Battlefield Trust’s Legacy Challenge, you make an even greater impact – now and in the future. Here’s how you benefit as well:

  • You activate an immediate $2,500 from our generous sponsors in your honor that will be used now to preserve our nation’s most hallowed battlefields.
  • You create a legacy of battlefield preservation.
  • You are welcomed into the Honor Guard legacy giving society, our way of honoring a special group of friends like you, who have made a lasting commitment to preserve America’s historic battlefields.
  • You will inspire other people to support the American Battlefield Trust, making an even greater impact, and you will be recognized in our Annual Report and in our Hallowed Ground magazine for your generous commitment. However, if you prefer, we will honor your choice to remain anonymous.
  • You will receive invitations to specialized or local events.
  • You demonstrate your commitment to ensuring these outdoor classrooms are preserved so future generations can learn about our nation’s story.