Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Homer L Wise Memorial Committee, Inc.

  • Stamford, CT
  • http://www.sgthomerlwisememorial.org

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Mission Statement

The Homer L. Wise Memorial Committee is in the process of
raising private funds to commission a statue of Master Sergeant Homer L. Wise awarded
the Medal of Honor on June 14, 1944, during World War II. The plan is to erect a bronze statue of Sgt.
Wise in Stamford, CT.

Main Programs

  1. Bronze Statue of Homer L. Wise

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Service Areas

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International

Stamford,  Greenwich,  Darien, New Canaan and Norwalk CT
New York City

ruling year

2010

Principal Officer since 2008

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Mr. James Vlasto

Keywords

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Veterans, Medal of Honor, World War II, Stamford, CT,

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EIN

80-0213476

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Other Art, Culture, Humanities Organizations/Services N.E.C. (A99)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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The committee has undertaken a fund raising drive throughout the United States and has reached out to veteran organizations in Connecticut and other States. We have developed research materials and lesson plans for schools to educate students about World War II and the role of Sergeant Homer L. Wise during that war to preserve democracy and end fascism and genocide.

Programs

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Program 1

Bronze Statue of Homer L. Wise

To erect a statue in Stamford, CT of Master Sergeant Homer L. Wise awarded the Medal of Honor during World War II.

Category

Arts, Culture & Humanities

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

$125,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

Stamford,  Greenwich,  Darien, New Canaan and Norwalk CT
New York City

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Homer L Wise Memorial Committee, Inc.

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. James Vlasto

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Jean Rinaldi

President

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