Donor Stories

  • In Her Own Words: Ingrid S. Beach

    Between the splendid books offered by the Naval Institute Press and the stirring videos from the “Americans at War” series, I am struck by how well the Institute is keeping abreast of modern technology and incorporating high-profile techniques into its publishing business.  But...

    Ingrid S. Beach
  • Giving the Gift of Membership

    Chris, You're a professional warrior now, in the 2nd year of at least a 10-year career. This publication will help keep you keep current in your chosen profession with respect to weapons, strategy, tactics, and personnel issues. Knowledge is power. Beat Army! Dad

  • 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
  • Grateful to Serve

    “Grateful to serve my God and Country in the nuclear Navy. Go Nuke!”

    Alan Park
    United States Navy
  • In His Own Words: George W. Carmany III

    Copies of Proceedings attracted my young grandson Charles's attention--warships caught his fancy as they had mine--so the time had come to make an honest man of him.  With help from his grandfather, Charles is now a Naval Institute Member and a sustaining donor.  As the...

    George W. Carmany III
  • In His Own Words: LT Matthew Hipple, USN

    More than anything else, the Naval Institute is where ideas--not rank--dominate the discourse.  In a world of buzzwords, pet projects, and pop-policy, it's critical to have a strong institution where a JO or NCO's insight counts as much as the think-tank academic or the admiral.

    LT Matthew Hipple
    United States Navy
  • 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 His Own Words: Ali Wambold

    The Naval Institute provides perspective for both military personnel and civilians as a concise, pertinent, knowledgeable, and objective source on vital topics.  All citizens need to be properly informed in deciding how they stand on such matters, and the Institute can make a big difference...

    Ali Wambold
  • In His Own Words: Alexander Brast Thomas

    The Navy and all it stands for remain an important part of my life.  I have been a Life Member of the Naval Instiute for 40 years.  Supporting the USNI mission, financially and in other ways, is something I care about deeply.  And thinking now of the Institute’s rich and...

    Alexander Brast Thomas

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The Leadership Club -- 2005
  • Rear Admiral Fred L. Ames, USCG (Ret.)
  • Major General William Anders, USAFR (Ret.)
  • Commander George R. Atterbury, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Benjamin B. Baker, USCGR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Charles F. Barber
  • Rear Admiral Charles J. Beers, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Sherwood C. Blake
  • Captain Frank L. Boushee, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander David L. Brower, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Ben C. Byrnside, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. John K. Castle
  • Rear Admiral Dirk J. Debbink, USNR
  • Mr. Donald R. Dixon
  • Captain John C. Doherty, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Mark E. Dowhy
  • Mr. Arthur W. Edwards
  • Mr. Thomas Egan
  • Captain Wayne R. Fritz, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Andrew A. Giordano, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Alan C. Goudy
  • Mr. Kent Halvorsen
  • Admiral Thomas B. Hayward, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander Edward C. Hines, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Major Bruce H. Hooper, USMCR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Lawrence B. Hunt, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Gustave N. Johansen, USN (Ret.)*
  • Mr. J. A. Johnson
  • Captain Harry W. Konkel, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Lionel Krisel, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Lloyd G. LeCain, USNR
  • Mr. Del Lewis
  • Captain Paul G. Linaweaver, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Donald C. McGraw
  • Mr. William R. MacIntosh
  • Mr. Dan McKinnon
  • Mr. Philip W. McMahan
  • Mr. Robert S. Madden
  • Mr. Danno F. Mahoney
  • Mrs. Angie F. Marshall
  • Mr. Patrick J. Moran
  • Mr. Joseph M. Murphy
  • Vice Admiral Raymond E. Peet, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Jason M. Pilalas, USNR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Thor H. Ramsing, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Ronald F. Randall
  • Admiral J. Paul Reason, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander James A. Roberts, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Kimball Smith
  • Captain Nepier V. Smith, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Jonathan F. Solomon, USN
  • Mr. Andrew F. Tabas
  • Mr. Andrew C. Taylor
  • Admiral Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral M. D. Van Orden, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Sidney A. Wallace, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Howard R. Weiss
  • Captain James E. Wise, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Chief Petty Officer Vincent D. Wixted, Jr., USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Herman Wouk
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