Honor Roll of Donors

The Historic Odessa Foundation, its Board and Staff, would like to recognize and acknowledge the corporations, foundations and volunteers who believe in our mission and support our goal to preserve one of Delaware’s most iconic gems.  Your generosity is deeply appreciated and we thank you.

Corporate Donors

Financial support received from corporations provides us with the resources necessary to offer educational programs, exhibitions, school tours and community events. We are most appreciative of their kindness:

  • Arthur Hall Insurance
  • Delaware Today
  • Dover Rental
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Wilmington Trust Company

Foundations, Government Agencies & Trusts

Foundations, Government Agencies and Trusts have funded capital projects, educational programs, property maintenance and renovations, and technical upgrades. We are grateful for their contributions; vital to the growth and preservation of the Historic Odessa Foundation.

  • Chichester DuPont Foundation
  • City of Wilmington
  • Crestlea Foundation
  • Crystal Trust 
  • Fairplay Foundation
  • Gilliam Foundation
  • IMLS
  • Longwood Foundation
  • Marmot Foundation
  • Popsies-Rencourt Foundation
  • Sharp Foundation
  • Southern New Castle County Rotary Club
  • Welfare Foundation
  • Wilmington Flower Market Foundation

In-Kind Donations

Numerous in-kind donations have been made to support our events, programs, and properties. We are thankful to the donors of non-monetary gifts as they play an important role in our operations.


Loyal volunteers commit their time and talents to the success of the Historic Odessa Foundation. Their value is immeasurable. We truly appreciate their efforts to ensure that every visitor experience is memorable. 

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