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Our Supporting Organizations

Numerous organizations and officials have endorsed Homecoming 250’s plan to celebrate the Navy and Marine Corps 250th birthdays in their birthplace.

Our supporters include:

State Officials

Semiquincentennial Organizations

  • U.S. Semiquincentennial Commission and the America 250 Foundation
  • America250PA
  • Revolution NJ (including partners the New Jersey Historical Commission and Crossroads of the Revolution)
  • Philadelphia 250

Naval and Ship Organizations

Delaware River Organizations

  • Delaware River Waterfront Corporation
  • Delaware River Port Authority
  • Philaport
  • South Jersey Port Corporation
  • The Pilots' Association for the Bay & River Delaware
  • Maritime Exchange for the Delaware River and Bay
  • Fort Mifflin on the Delaware

Tourism Organizations

Organizations Honoring Veterans

  • Military Officers Association of America
  • American Gold Star Mothers, Inc.
  • Society of the Cincinnati, and its Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Societies
  • General Society Sons of the Revolution, and its Pennsylvania and New Jersey Societies
  • National Society Sons of the American Revolution, and its Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Empire State Societies
  • Daughters of the American Revolution, and its Pennsylvania and Delaware State Societies
  • General Society of the War of 1812, and its Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Societies
  • National Society United States Daughters of 1812
  • Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S., and its Pennsylvania Commandery
  • Order of the Founders and Patriots of America
  • National Freedom and Liberty Tree Project
  • Society of Colonial Wars of the State of New Jersey
  • First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry
  • Chapel of Four Chaplains Memorial Foundation
  • USS New Jersey Veterans, Inc.
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars - Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Departments
  • American Legion - Department of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania War Veterans Council, Inc.
  • Delaware Valley Veterans Consortium
  • Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network

Historical Organizations

  • Independence National Historical Park
  • Museum of the American Revolution
  • Carpenters’ Company of the City and County of Philadelphia
  • New Jersey Historical Trust
  • Camden County Historical Society
  • Camden County History Alliance
  • Camden Shipyard & Maritime Museum
  • Union League of Philadelphia, its Armed Services Committee and Veterans Club Table, and the Union League Legacy Foundation