The Monument Fund

Preserving and Defending our Historic Monuments and Memorials

“Here it shall stand during the ages at the center of our lives, teaching, through the medium of beauty, the everlasting lesson of dignity and character, of valor and unselfish service . . . And now, in this hour of reunion and reconciliation, we know how . . . he symbolized the future for us as it has come to pass, and bade us to live in it, in liberal and lofty fashion, with hearts unspoiled by hate and eyes clear to see the deeds of a new and mightier day.” -- U.Va President Edwin Alderman’s remarks on dedicating the statue of Robert E Lee, Lee Park, May 21, 1924

“Here it shall stand during the ages at the center of our lives, teaching, through the medium of beauty, the everlasting lesson of dignity and character, of valor and unselfish service . . . And now, in this hour of reunion and reconciliation, we know how . . . he symbolized the future for us as it has come to pass, and bade us to live in it, in liberal and lofty fashion, with hearts unspoiled by hate and eyes clear to see the deeds of a new and mightier day.”

-- U.Va President Edwin Alderman’s remarks on dedicating the statue of Robert E Lee, Lee Park, May 21, 1924

 

Your gift will fund litigation to preserve our monuments.  

Money not needed for their defense will go for their improvement.  New and more detailed informational plaques; relaid bricks; better landscaping.

 

Donate Online To The Monument Fund

If you wish to send a check directly, please make the check payable to The Monument Fund, and send it to:

The Monument Fund

P.O. Box 483

Charlottesville Va 22902

The Monument Fund, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) and contributions are tax deductible