2005 Chapter IV-Paris, Chapter XXIII-Virginia & Chapter XXX-Venice, FL
2005 – Three chapters shared the 2005 award.
Chapter IV-Paris, France: Assisting L’Association Hermione La Fayette, in constructing a replica of the frigate upon which the Marquis de La Fayette sailed into Boston Harbor in 1780 to aid General George Washington during the Revolutionary war.
Chapter XXIII-Virginia: Support of the Jamestowne Rediscovery project to support a graduate student at the archeology dig on Jamestowne Island, in preparation for the 400th celebration of the settlement of Jamestowne, Virginia.
Chapter XXX-Venice, Florida: Support of the Venice Area Historical Society’s efforts to educate the public about the entities who used the recently restored Venice Train Depot and laying the groundwork for a Circus Educational Program which will tell the story of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus as it arrived and departed each year from its winter home.