Founders Club

What makes you eligible to be part of the Founders Club:

  • Donating $1000 or more before September 16
  • Reaching 100,000 students this year through your donation for Constitution Day .
Benefits of this membership:
  • Exclusive invitation to the Spring Party for Founders Club Members only
  • The recognition of your contribution will be shown in the form of an appreciation picture and detailed explanation of your biography on this page
  • You will be considered a ‘Keeper of our Republic’
  • You will be featured at our annual Constitution Day Celebration in September of each year with special seating and free tickets.
  • By being a member of our Founders Club and helping us fulfill our mission, you are giving a huge contribution in raising future, proud defenders of the American Liberty.

FOUNDERS CUP WINNERS -- The 917 Society Founders Cup winner is awarded in September at our Constitution Day Event for the Founder's Club Members. The 917 Society board members award the Founders Cup to the Founders Club Member who we feel has worked most through the year to bring in other Founders and members and/or who has most helped with the outreach of our mission of distributing free pocket Constitutions to all US 8th grade students.

Rodgar McCalmon

2020, 2021, 2022

Lee Beaman

Vice-President

Dr. Ming Wang

President & Statesman Founder

  • The Alvin and Sally Beaman Foundation
  • The Calligan Family Foundation
  • Church International/ Robin D. and Robin R. Bullock
  • Norma Crow

  • Amvets Tennessee
  • Lee Beaman - Vice President
  • Dr. Arthur Carpenter
  • Restoration Foundation/Lulu Elam
  • Dr. Ming Wang - President

  • Dennis and Cathy Kolb
  • Ohio State Association of Veterans Service Commissioners
  • Rotary Club of East Memphis

  • Altrusa International Clarksville
  • Amvets of North Dakota Post 20
  • Daryl and Lorna Basse
  • Leonard Belmares
  • Jack and Denise Billings
  • Bernard and Margaret Blasengame
  • Randy Boyd
  • Jeff Burkhart
  • Curtis Carney
  • Gary Cooper
  • John and Kyong Dawson
  • Inger Denny
  • Ramona DeSalvo
  • Kip Dodson
  • Harvey Durham
  • U. S. Congressman Mark Green
  • Representative Bruce Griffey
  • Senator Ferrell Haile
  • Dwight and Cindy Haldeman
  • Jennifer Hamblin
  • Ed & Joni Hargrove
  • Ed Jackson
  • Jason Knight
  • Representative William Lamberth
  • Betsy Ligon
  • Representative Mary Littleton
  • Gary McBee
  • Rodgar & Reba McCalmon
  • Dr. Tracy & Cyndi Miller
  • Representative Jerome Moon
  • Mark Moore
  • Chuck Naab
  • Robert Nash
  • Daniel & Charlotte Nelms
  • Jan Nichols
  • James Peach
  • Aaron Pettigrew
  • Karen Mitchell Porter
  • Senator Bill Powers
  • Representative John Ragan
  • Senator Shane Reeves
  • Senator Kerry Roberts
  • King & Judy Rogers
  • Elyse Schlosse
  • Richard & Myra Simons
  • Bob Sircy
  • Stephen Skelton
  • Matthew Stowe
  • Summitt County Veterans Services Ohio
  • Mike & Teresa Tuttle
  • Warren County Veterans Services Ohio
  • Ted & Sharon Williams
  • Dave & Debbie Winters
  • Ira Work

Founders Club Members 2022

Elyse Schloss

2022

Benard and Margaret Blasingame

2022

James Peach

2022

King and Judy Rogers

2022

Randy Boyd

2021, 2022

Inger Denny

2021, 2022

Jason Knight

2021, 2022

Bob Sircy

2021, 2022

Rick and Myra Simons

2021, 2022

Betsy Ligon

2021, 2022

Kip Dodson

2021, 2022

Senator Shane Reeves

2020, 2021, 2022

Curtis Carney

2021, 2022

Dr. Tracy and Cyndi Miller

2021, 2022

Senator Ed Jackson

2020, 2021, 2022

Senator Ferrell Haile

2020, 2021, 2022

Ira Work

2020, 2021, 2022

Gary McBee

2020, 2021, 2022

John and Kyong Dawson

2020, 2021, 2022

Senator Kerry Roberts

2020, 2021, 2022

Chuck Naab

2020, 2021, 2022

Ted and Sharon Williams

2020, 2021, 2022

Jeff Burkhart

2020, 2021, 2022

Ed and Joni Hargrove

2020, 2021, 2022

Mike and Teresa Tuttle

2020, 2021, 2022

Dave and Debbie Winters

2020, 2021, 2022

Dr. Arthur Carpenter

2020, 2021, 2022

Dennis and Cathy Kolb

2020, 2021, 2022

Harvey Durham

2020, 2021, 2022

Aaron Pettigrew

2020, 2021, 2022

Pastor Dale Walker

2020, 2021, 2022

Gary Cooper

2020, 2021, 2022

Daryl and Lorna Basse

2020, 2021, 2022

Jan Nichols

2020, 2021, 2022

Representative Bruce Griffey

2020, 2021, 2022

Membership is yearly and from 9/17 to the 9/17 of the following year

BECOME A FOUNDERS CLUB MEMBER OF THE 917 SOCIETY TODAY AND HELP MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOR OUR YOUTH AND COUNTRY FOR TOMORROW!

Help reach 1.5 million

8th grade Students in 14 states in honor of Constitution Day