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Participation In The Centennial

One of the Commissions main missions is to provide channels of participation for the many interest groups that wish to participate in this World War One Centennial. To that end we have broken out the participation areas into:

  • Individual - providing opportunities to volunteer or intern
  • Organizations - Providing links to other commemorative and related organizations, partners as well as links to partners who's websites we host on the National Site
  • States - Where we provide the links,  connections and resources for state Centennial organization, as well as links to the growing number of State Centennial Sites we host on the National Site.
  • International - Where we link in the World War I centennial sites and organizations of other nations


"Pershing" Donors

$5 Million +

Founding Sponsor
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The Lilly Endowment