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Donor Stories

  • In His Own Words: David J. Gray

    Understanding history sharpens strategic skills and enables us to function on a higher level.  Our bequest will help underwrite conferences, articles, books and lectures at the Institute’s discretion. By including the Naval Institute in my estate plans, my support will continue beyond...

    David J. Gray
  • In His Own Words: Hon. Sean O'Keefe

    I was inspired to become a member because of the exceptional capability of the Naval Institute to focus on strategic events and frame them relative to the rich history of the naval services, to provide for the common defense, and to shape our nation's foreign policy objectives and interests...

    Honorable Sean O'Keefe
  • In Their Own Words – Joseph Callo

    One cannot learn how important our Navy is while watching the nightly news, and that is exactly why the Naval Institute Foundation is so important.  It supports the kind of intellectual exploration of naval and maritime matters that is lacking elsewhere.  The Foundation is not just a...

    Joseph Callo
  • Former Prof of Naval Science Sponsors Gift...

    I am confident that the newly commissioned ensigns from Marquette will benefit from membership in the Institute,” Dave says.  “As these young men and women begin their naval careers, I want them to have the same advantages that USNI membership brought me.  The Institute is...

    David Chomeau, a retired St. Louis insurance executive
  • In Their Own Words – Sally McElwreath Callo

    During my [naval] reserve career I came to understand the dedication of my career Navy counterparts and the overarching importance of the U.S. Navy to our past, present and future.  That has translated naturally to support for the Naval Institute Foundation and its support for the rigorous...

    Sally McElwreath Callo
  • A Commodore to be Missed

    Though the Institute staff has the pleasure of dealing on a daily basis with many outstanding members, authors, and donors, some invariably stand out.  The late Everett “Tuck” Weaver of Winnetka, Illinois, who died in September, is one.  Generous and modest to the extreme,...

  • In His Own Words: Hon. Gordon R. England

    The Naval Institute is now a national resource:  It builds public understanding of the naval services, helps to develop future naval leaders, preserves and makes widely available the history of the naval services, and influences the future direction of the sea services.

    Honorable Gordon R. England
  • A Mother’s Support of her Marine Son: Going...

    Now, more than ever, there is a critical place for an organization such as the Naval Institute that encourages debate on all sides of an issue.  I decided to further support [my son’s] career choice in one of the few ways available to me—by making a gift to the Institute. ...

    Ruth Ann Raup
  • Naval Photos

    Thanks to the USNI I was able to purchase photos of the ships my Dad served on during his 10+ years of Naval Service.

    Kevin Johnson

All Naval Institute Student Membership Donors

Arizona State University

  • CDR Milton Parsons, USN (Ret.)
    Arizona State University Class of '65

Boston University

  • Mr. Steve Waters

College of the Holy Cross

  • VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.)
    Holy Cross Class of '77

Cornell University

  • RADM Christopher J. Mossey, USN (Ret.)
    Cornell Class of '81

Duke University

  • Maj Gen Charles J. Dunlap, Jr. USAF (Ret.)

George Washington University

  • Mr. Richard Hipple in honor of his son, Matt Hipple

Georgia Institute of Technology

  • ADM James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld, Jr., USN (Ret.)
    Georgia Tech Class of '78

Marquette University

  • VADM Gerald R. Beaman, USN (Ret.)
    Marquette University Class of '74

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Mr. Stephen M. Waters
    Harvard Class of '68, M.B.A. ’74

Miami University (OH)

  • ADM Stanley R Arthur, USN (Ret.)
    Miami (OH) Class of '57

Northwestern University

  • RDML James McManamon, USN (Ret.)
    Northwestern Class of '80

Norwich University

  • Mr. James "Jim" E. Burke

Ohio State University

  • RADM Frank Lacroix, USN (Ret.)
    Ohio State University Alumnus

Purdue University

  • Mr. John H. Kundts
    Purdue Class of '69

State University of New York Maritime Academy

  • Mr. Donald Brennan
    SUNY Maritime Academy Class of '61

Tuskegee University

  • VADM Kevin P. Green, USN (Ret.)
    Tuskegee Board of Trustees

U.S. Coast Guard Academy

Alpha Company

  • RADM Fred L. Ames, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '68

Bravo Company

  • VADM Charles D. Michel, USCG
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '85

Charlie Company

  • RADM Charles D. Michel, USCG
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '85

Delta Company

  • VADM Robert C. Parker, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '79

Echo Company

  • ADM Thomas H. Collins, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '68

Foxtrot Company

  • VADM Howard B. Thorsen, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '55

Golf Company

  • RADM Peter J. Brown, USCG
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '85

Hotel Company

  • VADM Sally Brice-O'Hara, USCG (Ret.)

U.S. Naval Academy

1st Company

  • Gen Peter Pace, USMC (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '67

2nd Company

  • Mr. Corbin McNeill
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '62

4th Company

  • Mr. John Morton
    Naval Academy Class of ’67

5th Company

  • VADM William D. Crowder, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '74

6th Company

  • VADM James A. Sagerholm, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '52

7th Company

  • RADM Jay M. Cohen, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '68

9th Company

  • CAPT William J. Toti, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '79

10th Company

  • LtCol Con Silard, USMC (Ret.) memory of his dad, Major Con D. Silard, USMC (Ret) Class of '26

11th Company

  • ADM Henry H. Mauz, Jr., USN (Ret.) and members of the 11th Company
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '59

13th Company

  • CAPT John P. "Sean" Coffey, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '78

14th Company

  • Class of ’87 14th Companymates in memory of Dan Aldridge

15th Company

  • Dr. J. P. London
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '59

16th Company

  • ADM James G. Stavridis, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '76

17th Company

  • Ms. Mary Ripley
    Daughter of Col John W. Ripley, USMC (Ret.)

18th Company

  • RADM Mark Heinrich, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '79

19th Company

  • CDR Greg Glaros, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '86

20th Company

  • Mrs. Mary C. (Gaul) Salvato and CAPT Michael S. Salvato, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '83

23rd Company

  • VADM Dirk J. Debbink, USNR (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '77

24th Company

  • L. Frank (Smokey) Field
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '62

27th Company

  • VADM John M. Bird, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '77

28th Company

  • Col James "Jim" E. Harbison, USMC (Ret.) and Beth Harbison
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '78

30th Company

  • RADM Daniel R. Bowler, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '70

University of Arizona

  • Mr. Tom Peyatt

University of Colorado

  • An Anonymous Donor

University of Florida

  • RADM Mark Emerson, USN (Ret.)
    University of Florida Class of '76

University of Illinois

  • Mr. Christopher P. Michel
    University of Illinois Class of '89

University of Michigan

  • CAPT William C. Filkins, USN (Ret.)
    University of Michigan Class of '53

University of Minnesota

  • CAPT Roger E. Ekman, USN (Ret.)
    Minnesota Class of '52

University of Notre Dame

  • Mr. Paul Charron
    Notre Dame Class of '64

University of Pennsylvania

  • John R. Haines, Esq.

University of Rochester

  • CAPT Tom Brovarone, USN (Ret.) and CDR Chuck Johnson, USN (Ret.)

University of South Carolina

  • Mr. Thomas C. Deas
    University of South Carolina Class of '72

University of Southern California

  • LCDR Jason M Pilalas, USNR (Ret.)
    USC Class of '63

University of Texas

  • ADM William H. McRaven, USN (Ret.)
    University of Texas Class of '77

University of Utah

  • RADM Matthew G Moffit, USN (Ret.)
    Utah Class of '74
    Mr. John Ching

University of Virginia

  • LT James W. "Jim" Todd

University of Wisconsin

  • RADM David A. Janes, USNR (Ret.)
    University of Wisconsin Class of ‘59

Vanderbilt University

  • LT and Mrs. Elliot T. Hall
    LT Hall is Vanderbilt Class of 2011

Villanova University

  • John R. Haines, Esq.
    Villanova Class of '79

Virginia Military Institute

  • Bill and Kristy Whitsitt in honor of their son, Jeremy Brett Whitsitt

Yale University

  • RADM Joseph F. Callo, USNR (Ret.)
    Yale University Class of '52

 
 

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