Donor Recognition Levels
Your generosity and patriotism can become an enduring part of the Kentucky National Guard Memorial story. Sponsor names will be displayed prominently and permanently at the memorial entryway. Visitors experiencing this sacred site will be reminded of the leaders who made this project possible.
Commander-in-Chief - $250,000 and above
Kentucky's Constitution identifies our Governor as Commander-in-Chief of the army, navy and militia of the Commonwealth. Individuals and organizations supporting the Kentucky National
Guard Memorial at this level share in the honor, dignity, and visionary leadership of its namesake as supreme commander.
Long Rifle Regiment - $100,000 and above
The Kentucky Long Rifle helped transform the "Dark and Bloody Ground" of frontier Kentucky into the state that we hold dear today. Kentuckians so armed with Long Rifles, working together, were feared opponents on the battlefield. Join the Long Rifles to share our heroes' stories.
Boone Raider Battalion - $50,000 and above
"Boone Raiders" are proven soldiers who endure a three-day-and-night Ranger School run by the 1 - 149th Infantry in Artemus, Kentucky. The Boone Raider course provides extraordinarily challenging training and reminds us that individuals become stronger when they pull together as a team. Capture the Boone Raider spirit by joining Kentucky's finest team of warriors.
Four-Star - $20,000 and above
A Four-star General spends a lifetime in selfless military service. Dedicated commitment to leadership by example and safeguarding the lives and well being of his or her soldiers defines the Four-star leader. Share in their dedication and vision by joining the ranks of the Four-Star.
Three-Star - $10,000 and above
The military rank of Lieutenant General has been worn by such famous Americans as Presidents George Washington and Ulysses S. Grant. Kentuckian Lieutenant General Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr. World War II hero, made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of his state and country. Honor their sacrifice. Lead the way by joining the ranks of the Three-Star Generals.
Two-Star - $5,000 and above
Major Generals such as Adjutant General Edward W. Tonini oversee the lives and well being of all Kentucky's 8,000 - plus guardsmen. Soldiers and airmen depend on the Adjutant General's judgment and vision. Help honor these citizen soldiers by becoming a Major General.
One-Star - $1,000 and above
Donors recognized at the military rank of Brigadier General have achieved a significant milestone in leadership. One-Star leaders make the difference between success and failure in a military campaign. Be the margin of victory, be a One-Star.