Parade Sponsors

Parade Sponsors

Medal of Honor Sponsors: The Medal of Honor is the United States of America’s highest military honor, awarded for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty. A Parade “Medal of Honor” sponsor is a local business or group who has donated at least $25,000.00 in cash, goods or in-kind services.


Valor Sponsors:
The Medal of Valor is awarded to those who have exhibited exceptional courage, regardless of personal safety, in an attempt to save or protect others from harm. A Parade “Valor” sponsor is a local business or group who has donated at least $20,000.00 in cash, goods or in-kind services.


Silver Star Sponsors:
The Silver Star is the third-highest military combat decoration that can be awarded to a member of the United States Armed Forces for gallantry in action. A Parade “Silver Star” sponsor is a local business or group who has donated at least $15,000.00 in cash, goods or in-kind services.


Bronze Star Sponsors:
The Bronze Star is awarded to members of the United States Armed Forces for either heroic achievement, heroic service, meritorious achievement, or meritorious service in a combat zone. A Parade “Bronze Star” sponsor is a local business or group who has donated at least $10,000.00 in cash, goods or in-kind services.

Purple Heart Sponsors: The Purple Heart is awarded in the name of the President to those wounded or killed while serving, on or after April 5, 1917, with the U.S. military. A Parade “Purple Heart” sponsor is a local business or group who has donated at least $5,000.00 in cash, goods or in-kind services.


Meritorious Service Sponsors:
The Meritorious Service Medal is awarded to someone who distinguished themselves by outstanding meritorious achievement or service to the United States. A “Meritorious Service” sponsor is a local business or group who has donated at least $2,500.00 in cash, goods or in-kind services.