2013 Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation
Arthur Clark, Scholarship Donation
AEP (Gavin Plant)
Bob Evans Farms
Gallia County Charitable Foundation
Huntington National Bank
The Ariel-Ann Carson Dater Performing Art Centre

Platinum Sponsors

Ohio Valley Bank
Jewell Evans
Jim’s Farm Equipment
Jason Sherrill
Dan & Edna Whiteley
Hampton Inn of Gallipolis
Super 8 Motel Gallipolis
Wiseman Insurance Agency
Jeff & Martha Smith
OVEC (Kyger Creek Plant)

Gold Sponsors

NAACP Southern Ohio Branch (Gallia, Jackson & Lawrence Counties)
John Gee Black Historical Center
JC Markets
Saunders Insurance Agency
Family Oxygen & Medical Equipment
John Sang Ford
McCoy Moore Funeral Home
Farmers Bank
Norris Northup Dodge
Providence Regular Missionary Association
Mt. Carmel Baptist Church
Holzer Clinic
Rio Grande University Book Store
Waugh-Halley-Wood Funeral Directors Inc.
Ron & Jan Erwin
Nita Casey
The Dudley Family

Silver Sponsors

Peoples Bank
The Korner Store
O’Dell True Value Lumber
Gallia County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Kyger Dental Associates
Foodland (Ohio Valley Supermarkets)
Shake Shoppe
Dr. William Thomas
The Gilmore Institute
Backwoods Guns
Paint Creek Baptist Church
Roxy’s Overstock, LLC
Willow Wood
Barbara & Michael Hubbard

Bronze Sponsors

Sherrill Foundation
Mane Designers
Lynn Angell (Angell Accounting)
Smith GM Superstore
Wiseman Real Estate
Carter’s Plumbing
Central Supply
Thomas Do-It Center
Haffelt’s Mill Outlet
The Home Place
Hilliard Lyons
Tawney Jewelers
Auto Trim Center
The Parts Barn
Topes Lifestyle Furniture
Ivan & Mrs. Tribe
Siders Jewelers

Annual Emancipation Day Celebration, Inc.
P. O. Box 511
Gallipolis, Ohio 45631

July 14, 2013

Dear Fellow Patron,

The 150th Annual Emancipation Day Celebration will be on September 20, 21, & 22, 2013. We have planned an evening at the Ariel on Sept. 20th which will conclude with a candle light procession to the City Park. A 5K run will begin our day on Sept. 21st and during the day we will present historical re-enactments, musicians, artists, vendors, civil war troops and The Animal Encounters Program from the Columbus Zoo. Sunday, Sept. 22nd will feature morning worship services as well as our Keynote speaker, Justice Yvette McGee Brown. Our enclosed flyer lists the speakers and entertainment you can expect. Note that the event will be at Bob Evans Farms so please come out to join us!

Our non-profit organization still appreciates and needs the generous support of our local sponsors. Our rates have not changed for a space in the annual sponsorship booklet. Please make your donations by check for the following:

$25 --- honorable mention on Emancipation’s website and 1/4 page in booklet
$50 --- honorable mention with your logo on Emancipation’s website and 1/2 page in booklet
$100 or more --- honorable mention with your logo on Emancipation’s website and a full page in booklet.

Make checks payable to: Emancipation Day Celebration, Inc.,
P.O. Box 511, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631.

Your continued interest and generous support in this celebration allows us to present a quality historical event. To have your information in the 2013 booklet, please submit by September 1, 2013.


Joyce Davis