American Spire of Honor
Become a Sentinel of the Spire by having your name inscribed on the Guardian Walls located adjacent to the base of the Spire. Your name can be inscribed in one of three sized. Donations will be accepted as follows:
1/2 inch letters (up to 63 spaces). Donation of $100 or more
3/4 inch letters (up to 59 spaces). Donation of $1,000 or more
1 1/2 inch letters (up to 80 spaces). Donation of $10,000 or more
Click here for an application.
Guardian Contribution Suggestions
- 4" x 8" Paver - $25
Three (3) lines of text with sixteen (16) spaces per line.
- 16" x 16" Paver - $265
Fourteen (14) lines of text with eighteen (18) spaces per line.
- 5' Granite Bench - $2,000
Included with donation is one 16" x 16" paver.
- Organizational Guardian - $6,000
- 9'6" x 7' Granite Wall - $10,000
Inscribed with an historical event with a Donor Plaque located at the base of the wall.
- Bronze Statues - $38,000
Various types of statues featuring a nurse, doctor, soldier, George Washington, Audie Murphy among others. A plaque with donor information is located at the base of the statue.
- Memorial Building - $3.2 Million
When completed, the Veteran's War Memorial Building will span 12,400 square feet with a 105' obelisk at the center.
- General Donations - Any Amount
- All other donations will go to the general building fund used to continue the construction at the memorial.
Iraq / Afghanistan KIA Walls
Rio Grande Valley soldiers Killed in Action in Iraq
and Afghanistan. There are 32 local soldiers that have been killed in the Global
War on Terror. There are three walls that are going to be built in the All Wars
Section of the Memorial. Donors can sponsor one of these soldiers for $1,000 or
an entire wall for $10,000. The walls will be similar to those in the Hispanic Medal
of Honor Section.
Texas Killed in Action in Vietnam Walls
There will be six walls located in the Vietnam Section of the Memorial that list
the names of the 3,415 Texans Killed in Action. Two of the six walls have already
been completed. Donors can sponsor one or more soldiers with a donation of $15 per
name or an entire wall for $10,000.