Buffalo Soldiers of the Arizona Territory

A nonprofit organization

$1,048 Raised by 16 Donors

35% complete

$3,000 Goal

Buffalo Soldiers AZ Territory Monument, 1866 - 1902

to be placed at Arizona State Capitol, Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza downtown Phoenix, Arizona

Website: https://www.buffalosoldiersazterritorymonument.com

Greetings Donors and Sponsors,

A Community Thrives 2021, Part of the USA Today Network of Mightycause is hosting an online fundraising marathon starting July 19 through August 13, 2021 and #Day of Giving to the Buffalo Soldiers AZ Territory Monument, 1866 - 1902 fundraising.  We need to raise $3,000 to compete in the grant for prizes.  

Please donate online to A Community thrives - https://www.mightycause.com/donate/Buffalo-Soldiers-Of-The-Arizona-Territory

To the donors and sponsors your donations over the past years have made a huge difference to the monument fundraising, and we are more than grateful to have people like you on our team. THANK YOU, for your continued donations.  For those who are just coming aboard thank you for being on our team.

The Buffalo Soldiers were African American Soldiers who served on the Western Frontier following the American Civil War.  

The First African American military monument to be placed at Arizona State Capitol complex.  Let them proudly sit equally among the heroes who helped defend, build, and settle our great nation.  "Respecting the Past, Responding to the Present and Reaching to the Future".  American's Historical Cultural that explore stories and beliefs in order to deepen our understanding of the colored soldier's history in 1866 - 1902.  They served in the 9th and 10th Cavalry and 24th and 25th Infantry with courage and valor.

We are under tremendous pressure to raise the full $650,000 that is needed for the monument to be enable moving the project to completion.  We are currently standing at the $105,310 mark.  Only with your generous donation, this will become a reality that will proudly reflect an important part of American military history for generations to come.

Thank You! for your kind donation to the Buffalo Soldiers AZ Territory Monument that will be placed at Arizona State Capitol, Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza downtown Phoenix, Arizona.  Your donation will be used to assist in the historical monument to be erected and 100% of your donation will be used in our mission.

Sincerely, 

Commander Fred Marable and Deputy Commander Michelle London-Marable, founders of the Official Arizona Centennial Legacy Buffalo Soldiers of the Arizona Territory - Ladies and Gentlemen of the Regiment, Headquarters Mesa, Arizona purpose and mission is "Keeping History Alive" by educating people about the significant contributions of the Buffalo Soldiers legacy.  Founded: December 3, 2007.  

Board Members: Cmdr. Fred Marable, Deputy Cmdr. Michelle London-Marable, Gary Williams, Michael Goodwin, Willie Mae Crosby, Rev. Albert Bolden and First Lady Yolanda Bolden and Victoria Mitchell.


Organization Data

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Organization name

Buffalo Soldiers of the Arizona Territory

Tax id (EIN)

51-0662449

Categories

Arts & Culture Community Memorials

Address

PO BOX 20883
MESA, AZ 85277

Phone

480 415 5439

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