Thank You!

Amazement Square gratefully acknowledges all of the individuals, corporations, and foundations that have supported the Museum’s mission to motivate children and adults of all backgrounds and abilities toward greater creativity and understanding of themselves and the world through hands-on learning. This list represents supporters from January 2016 – December 2016.

Thank you!

Corporate Partnership

provides an opportunity for area businesses to give back to the community in which their employees live and work while receiving a marketing package and benefits for their employees.

Corporate Patron
($10,000 +)



Lynchburg Ready Mix Concrete Co., Inc.

Amazing Corporate Sponsor
($5,000 – $9,999)

American National Bank & Trust Company


Automated Conveyor Systems, Inc.

Berglund Toyota

Forest Dental Center

Moore & Giles, Inc.

Virginia Ten Miler/Lynchburg Road Runner’s Club

Corporate Sponsor
($2,500 – $4,999)

Bank of the James

Campbell Insurance

Flippin, Bruce & Porter, Inc.

Foster Fuels

John Stewart Walker, Inc.

Kyanite Mining Corporation

Pettyjohn, Wood & White, Inc.

Schewel Furniture Co., Inc.

Watts Petrolium

Event Sponsor ($1,000 – $2,499)

Bank of Charlotte County

C.B. Fleet Co.

Daly Charitable Lead Unitrust

Dodson Pest Control

Flippin, Bruce & Porter

Harman Eye Center

Innovative Wireless Technologies

Rehab Associates of Central Virginia

The Harrington Corporation

Wooldridge Heating & Air

Event Patron
($500 – $999)

Appalachian Tank Car Services, Inc.

Blue Ridge Beverage Co., Inc.

BRC Railcar

News & Advance

Orthodontic Arts

Robert W. Baird & Co.

R.R. Donnelley

Westminster Canterbury

Event Supporter
($150 – $499)

BB&T Scott & Stringfellow, Inc.

Counts Realty & Auction Group

Delta Star, Inc.

James A. Scott & Son, Inc.



Pathology Consultants of Central Virginia, Inc.

Rainfrost Nursery, Inc.

Sorenson Dentistry

7 Hills Publishing, Inc.


Foundations, Granting Agencies, and Other Organizations

$25,000 +

Centra Foundation

Genworth Foundation

Marietta McNeil Morgan & Samuel Tate Morgan, Jr. Trust

The Beirne Carter Foundation 

$5,000 – $9,999

Carrington Family Foundation

City of Lynchburg Arts & Cultural District Program

Greater Lynchburg Community Trust

Sam and Marion Golden Helping Hand Foundation

Wells Fargo  

$1,000 – $2,500

CSX Transportation

Fidelity Charitable Foundation

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Minnie B. and Bernard B. Lane Foundation

Walmart Foundation

$100 – $999

Amazon Smile

Junior League of Lynchburg

The Hershey Foundation

Snead Foundation

United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg

Virginia Canal & Navigation Society


Individual Gifts

$50,000 +

Gene Dixon

 $25,000 – $49,999

Jennifer and Watt Foster 

$10,000 – $24,999

Terry and Bob Brennan

Mary Jane and Charles Pryor

Mary and Lewis Thomas

Kay and Kent Van Allen 

$5,000 – $9,999

Michael C. Caswell

Elizabeth and J.S. Wade

Diane and William Walker

Mort Sajadian, PhD 

$2,500 – $4,999

Susan and Tom Pettyjohn

Rosel and Elliot Schewel

Martha and Paul Seufer

Francis B. Teague

$1,000 – $2,499

Anne and Garth Ainslie

Cyndi and Bradley Bateman

Debbie and Scott Brabrand

Sandra Brooks

Regina and Dennis Carter

Kasey and Jimmy Forehand

Frances and Don Giles

Beth and Tim Groover

Janie and Tom Hall

Elizabeth and Michael Harrington

Elizabeth and William Harris

Yuille Holt

Hylan T. Hubbard

Cinda and George Hurt

Crystal and Todd Irby

Beverly and Jim McCloskey

Alexis Richards

Anne and David Royer

Tami and Mike Shadler

Sarah and Rick Sorenson

Sara Thomas

Constance Via

Anne and Bunny Wood

$500 – $999

Lee S. Ainslie

Sallie Blosser

Sherri Brown

Shirley Matthews

Robert O’Brian

Holly Perrow

John Sorrells

Luke Towles

Gifts up to $499

William Andrews

Michael Bradford

 Laura Brooks

Sandra Bryant

R. E. Burnette

C, Lynch and Melanie Christian

Robert Cook

Donald Crouch

William Davidson

Jonathan Davies

Jane Davis

Marge Dillard

Rodger Fauber

Dave Ferguson

Donald Giles

Sarah Gilkey

Jodi and Michael Gillette

J. Y. Harvey

James Harvey

Megan Huffman

Aileen Hull

Peter Karras

Jane Larkin

William Massie

B.J. McGraw

Norman Moon

Richard Niles

Traci Ogbu

James Peery

Elizabeth Roberts

Cary and Robert Roberts

Jennifer Sittason

John Watts

Jane White

Florence Wilder

Sarah Williamson

Daryl Yoder

Samantha Van Allen


Gifts in Kind

Allied Waste

Art Box

Craft Autobody

Food Lion

Lynchburg Crane Service

McBride Sign Company

NB Handy

Dave Meelheim

Mort Sajadian

Sam’s Club

Western Ways



Gifts in Honor of:

Mr. and Mrs. Al Chambers

Jill and John Fees

Frances Giles

Dr. and Mrs. Jay Hopkins

Dr. Danielle Lewis

Delores Busbee Merril

Thomas Pettyjohn, Jr.

Charles Pryor

Mort Sajadian

Rosel Schewel

Tom Shenigo

Kay and Kent Van Allen

Diane and William Walker


Gifts in Memory of:

Joseph Bryant

John M Flippin

Grace Harrison

Jiggy Holt (Josephine Holt)

Christine Hubbard

Thomas R. Leachman

Kathleen Phillips

Margaret “Peggy” Teague Lewis


The above list does not include Ugly Bug Ball ticket and auction item purchases.

If we have inadvertently omitted or misspelled your name, please contact the Development Office at
(434) 845-1888 to correct our records.

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