Our Generous Donors

An Achievable Dream extends sincere gratitude to all of the individuals, foundations, businesses, municipalities, and government funders whose support helps realize our mission and vision each year. 

(Cumulative Lifetime Giving of $500,000 and above)

  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Banks, III
  • The Batten Fund for An Achievable Dream Virginia Beach of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • Bay Electric Company, Inc.
  • Busch Gardens
  • The Beazley Foundation
  • Mrs. Joan P. Brock
  • C. D. West and Company Real Estate
  • Casey Auto Group
  • Charles Barker Automotive
  • Checkered Flag
  • Chesapeake Bay Seafood House Associates, LLC
  • Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.
  • First Team Automotive
  • Mr. and Mrs. Marvin S. Friedberg
  • Great Atlantic Management
  • Hall Automotive
  • Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Norman C. and Linda M. Hardee
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hughes
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries — Newport News Shipbuilding
  • The Landmark Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey L. Layne, Jr.
  • Stephen Leaman Family in memory of Miss Gill Leaman
  • Mr. Eugene and Mrs. Betty Levin
  • Ms. Nancy L. Levin
  • Ms. Frances Luter
  • Mr. Joseph W. Luter, IV
  • Mancon LLC
  • City of Newport News
  • Newport Management Company
  • PBMares
  • The Perry Family Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Petters
  • Pomoco
  • PRA Group, INC.
  • Riverside Health System
  • The Rotary Club of the Virginia Peninsula
  • Sentara Health Foundation
  • Smithfield Foods, Inc.
  • TowneBank
  • Virginia Department of Education
  • W. M. Jordan Company

denotes deceased


We are honored to recognize the following donors who have arranged a Legacy Gift of any amount
to help sustain An Achievable Dream into the future.

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Mr. and Mrs. Rhae W. Adams, Jr.
  • America’s Auto Auction Virginia, Inc.
  • Bank of America
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles Barker
  • The Batten Fund for An Achievable Dream Virginia Beach of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • An Achievable Dream Endowment Fund of the Peninsula Community Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bruce A. Berlin
  • Mrs. Joan P. Brock
  • L. Cornell Burcher Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • L. Cornell Burcher Endowment Fund
  • Dr. Denise R. Chamblee and Dr. Gary A. Tanner
  • Chick’s for Charity
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan A. Diamonstein, Esq.
  • Fredrickson Family Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Marvin S. Friedberg
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig A. Grube
  • Hampton Roads Toyota Dealers Association
  • Ms. Kim Hannah
  • Mr. and Mrs. Norman C. and Linda Hardee
  • Jay and Jodi Klebanoff
  • Ms. Ann Lane
  • Ms. Brittany Lavalleur
  • Stephen Leaman Family in memory of Miss Gill Leaman
  • Mr. Eugene and Mrs. Betty Levin
  • Dr. David M. Levin and Dr. Beth E. Levin
  • Ms. Nancy L. Levin
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stephen A. Levin
  • Ms. Frances Luter
  • Men For Hope
  • Ms. Amy Paschold
  • PRA Group, INC
  • Mr. and Mrs. William D. Sessoms, Jr.
  • Michael and Becky Sifen
  • Mr. Jeffrey M. Silverman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy J. Stiffler
  • Mr. and Mrs. James H. Tanner
  • Lee Vreeland, Ed.D.

denotes deceased


Endowment Challenge 

Matches

An Achievable Dream extends sincere gratitude to 
Mrs. Jane Batten and The Batten Fund 

for An Achievable Dream Virginia Beach of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation as well as 
Mrs. Joan Brock

for their incredible support of An Achievable Dream’s Virginia Beach program. Mrs. Batten and Mrs. Brock each provided

$1,000,000 Donations

to An Achievable Dream’s Endowment to ensure the future success of AAD in Virginia Beach.  To help generate more support for AAD’s Virginia Beach program, they each issued an additional 

$500,000 Challenge Match 

AAD successfully met Mrs. Batten’s challenge in 2018 and we are more than halfway to reaching Mrs. Brock’s challenge. We wish to thank the following donors for graciously providing donations to AAD toward these challenge matches.


The Batten Challenge

  • Bank of America
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles Barker
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bruce A. Berlin
  • Chick’s for Charity
  • Fredrickson Family Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig A. Grube
  • Hampton Roads Toyota Dealers Association
  • Ms. Frances Luter
  • Men For Hope (Mr. Tony Brothers)
  • Ms. Amy Paschold
  • Mr. and Mrs. William D. Sessoms, Jr.
  • Michael and Becky Sifen
  • Mr. Jeffrey M. Silverman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy J. Stiffler
  • Lee Vreeland, Ed.D.

The Brock Challenge

  • Mr. and Mrs. Rhae W. Adams, Jr.
  • America’s Auto Auction Virginia, Inc.
  • Jay and Jodi Klebanoff
  • PRA Group, INC.

2020–2021 Supporters

Included below are all donors who generously gave any amount or contributed
in-kind giftsbetween July 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021. We are proud to recognize
and thank them all for their support of our program and their belief in our students.

  • Anonymous (18)
  • 1st Advantage Federal Credit Union
  • A Step in Time Chimney Sweeps
  • Abbitt Realty Company LLC
  • Mr. Matthew Abbott
  • Dr. and Mrs. Arnold G. Abrams
  • Mr. Tom Ackerman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Rhae W. Adams, Jr.
  • Ms. Mary Aldrich
  • Ms. Kathryn S. Allen
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth L. Allen
  • Mrs. Sallie T. Allen
  • Mr. W. Craig Allen and Dr. Melanie R. Yules
  • Mr. and Mrs. Walter Alvarez
  • Ms. Jacqueline B. Amato
  • Ms. Melissa Amazeen
  • AmazonSmile
  • America’s Auto Auction Virginia, Inc.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bharat Amin
  • Analytical Mechanics Association, Inc.
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation
  • Anthem HealthKeepers Plus
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Arena
  • Maj. Gen. and Mrs. Wallace C. Arnold, USA Ret.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ken Aschenbrenner
  • The Asher/Mattison Family
  • AT&T Services, Inc.
  • Rob and Heather Atherton
  • Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group
  • Atlantic Union Bank
  • Ms. Elizabeth Aultice
  • Mr. David Aumiller
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ray C. Bagley
  • Mr. Claude M. Bain, III
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Ballman
  • Bank of America Charitable Foundation
  • Bankers Insurance, LLC
  • Ms. Barbara Banks
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Banks, III
  • Ms. Shavonte Banks
  • Mr. and Mrs. Lenny Barbosa
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles Barker
  • Ms. Gertrude S. Barlow
  • Mr. and Mrs. Hugh J. Barlow
  • Linda D. and John I. Barney Family Fund of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • Mr. Edwin Barnhart
  • Mr. Esteban Barrios
  • Dr. Eric Bashkoff and Dr. Debra D. Bashkoff
  • Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Bateman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Bates
  • The Batten Fund for An Achievable Dream Virginia Beach of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • BayPort Credit Union
  • Beach Ford
  • Ms. Kate Beadle
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Beasley, Jr.
  • The Beazley Foundation
  • Dr. and Mrs. J. Sumner Bell, III
  • Ms. Jennifer Belman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Belote
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark A. Bennett
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bruce A. Berlin
  • Ms. Nicole Berlin
  • Beskin-Divers Insurance Group
  • Beth W. Moore & Associates, CPAs, PLLC
  • Mr. Brian Birnbaum
  • The Blackbaud Giving Fund
  • Mr. and Mrs. David P. Bolcar
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jon N. Bolling
  • Ms. Allison Bough
  • Mr. Kevin Bowe
  • Ms. Sue Bowser
  • Ms. Paula D. Boyd
  • Ms. Teresa Boyd
  • Mrs. Jennifer Boykin
  • Ms. Derby Brackett
  • Ms. Deborah Brady
  • Robert and Chris Braig Charitable Trust
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Branch
  • Capt. Randy Bregman, USCG Master
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey A. Breit
  • Breit Cantor
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Brooks
  • Brothers of ZBT
  • Brown Charitable Fund
  • Brown Edwards | Hugh Barlow
  • Brown Edwards | Leslie Roberts
  • Ms. Gwen Brown
  • Ms. Jennifer Brown
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jim Brown
  • Ms. Rebecca Brown
  • Ms. Rosemary Brown
  • Ms. Trina Brown
  • Ms. Sarah Browning
  • William S. Brundage Charitable Trust
  • Mr. Greg T. Buckley
  • Mr. Joel Bundy
  • Ms. Lynne Bunting
  • L. Cornell Burcher* Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • L. Cornell Burcher* Endowment Fund
  • Mrs. Jennifer Burnett
  • Ms. Megan Burnett
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald L. Burniske
  • Ms. Joann Burroughs
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Burroughs
  • Mr. and Mrs. David C. Burton
  • C. A. Barrs Contractor, Inc.
  • Mrs. Anne Cabell and Mr. Steve Pearce
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Caccavale
  • Ms. Jennifer Callicutt
  • Mr. Jim Camp
  • Nancy Cannon
  • Canon Virginia, Inc.
  • Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation
  • CarMax Foundation
  • Ms. Eileen Carpenter
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Carr
  • Mr. and Mrs. Danny L. Carroll
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tom Carson
  • Casey Auto Group
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey L. Cash
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Cataldo
  • Cervera Group Inc.
  • Challenger Motor Freight
  • Dr. Denise R. Chamblee and Dr. Gary A. Tanner
  • Charles Barker Automotive
  • Mike and Kelly Charles
  • Checkered Flag
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dan Chenoweth
  • Ms. Kristi Childress
  • Kit and Melissa Chope
  • Clancy & Theys Construction Company
  • Mr. Ronald Clark
  • Ms. Danielle Cloward
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Coleman, Sr.
  • Ms. Monica Collins
  • Mr. and Mrs. James G. Collins, Jr.
  • Commonwealth of Virginia Campaign (Undesignated)
  • Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Conley
  • Consumer Litigation Associates, P.C.
  • Ms. Tacori Cooke
  • Tyechia Cooke
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert O. Copeland
  • Copper Fox Distillery
  • Jamie R. Cornette
  • Ms. Susan Costenbader
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Cowling
  • Cox Communications, Inc.
  • Ms. Joan Craven
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bruce W. Crooks
  • Crosswalk Church
  • Ms. Karen Crowley
  • Mr. Mark Crump
  • Ms. Ruth Cruz-Reeves
  • CSX Transportation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chris Culbert
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Cullen
  • Ms. Lisa Cumming
  • Ms. Poppy Cumpson
  • Mr. Tim Daffron
  • Mrs. Linda K. Daly
  • Ms. Donna Daniels
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Daniels
  • Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Dann
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edward D. David, Esq.
  • David R. Hall, Inc.
  • David, Kamp and Frank, LLC
  • Mr. Eric Davis
  • The Honorable Glenn R. Davis
  • Mr. and Mrs. John E. Decher, III
  • Daryl and Brittany Decroix
  • Mr. Kyle DeGood
  • The DeGood Foundation
  • Dr. Michael Denk
  • Ms. Katie Denton
  • Chip and Kathy Devine Fund
  • Mr. Arthur A. Diamonstein
  • Ms. Colleen Dickerson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Dickerson
  • Ms. Jennifer DiDonato
  • Mr. Frederick Dingledy Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. David L. DiPersio
  • Dister, Inc.
  • Dominion Contract Carpets
  • Dominion Energy
  • Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation
  • Dominion Terminal Associates
  • Mrs. Amber Donnelly
  • Mr. and Mrs. William B. Downey
  • Dozoretz Family Fund
  • The Dragas Companies
  • Chief Steve R. Drew
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Dreyfus
  • Mrs. Margo Drucker
  • Ms. Wendy Drucker
  • Drucker & Falk, LLC
  • Ms. Colleen Dudley
  • Mr. and Mrs. Adam Duncan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy P. Dykstra
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jim Eacho
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chris Edinger
  • Mr. Daniel D. Edwards
  • Mr. Eric Edwards
  • Ms. Tonya Edwards
  • Elder and Saunders Family Fund
  • Ms. Crystal Eley
  • Ms. Janet A. Ellis
  • Ms. Beth M. H. Erickson
  • Mr. and Mrs. William R. Ermatinger
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael W. Evans, Sr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. William T. Faulk
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald W. Feigles
  • Brant and Cary Feldman
  • The Sandee Ferebee and Erik van Strien Fund of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • Ferguson Enterprises
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Fields
  • Ms. Kathryn Fine
  • First Presbyterian Church of Virginia Beach
  • First Team Toyota
  • Ms. Jodi Fisler
  • Alan and Esther Fleder Foundation
  • Anne and Lawrence Fleder
  • Mr. Leonard L. Fleisig
  • Reverend and Mrs. Jack G. Flintom
  • Ms. Zenaida Flores
  • Ms. Tina Flowers
  • Mr. Richard M. Foard
  • Mr. and Mrs. Pete Forehand
  • Mr. and Mrs. William I. Foster, III
  • Ms. Crystal Fox
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark I. Fox
  • Ms. Rachel Fox
  • Mr. AJ Fraley
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joesph C. Francese
  • Ms. Ashley Francis
  • Franklin Family Foundation
  • The Franklin Johnston Group
  • Dr. and Mrs. John F. Frantz, MD
  • Ms. Pamela H. Franz
  • Rob and Karen Frazier
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Fredrickson
  • Fredrickson Family Foundation
  • Mrs. Jennifer French
  • Claire and Marvin Friedberg
  • Stacey Lynn Friedlander Charitable Foundation
  • Mr. Leslie Friedman
  • Robert and Alicia Friedman Family Fund
  • Mr. Steven A. Fuhrman
  • Fulton Bank
  • Galilee Episcopal Church
  • Rick and Brigid Gallaer
  • Mr. James R. Garrett
  • Mr. and Mrs. John H. Garrett, III
  • Geeks That Drink Trivia
  • GEICO
  • Mr. and Mrs. John L. Gibson, III
  • Ms. Nicky Gil
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Ashburn Gill, II
  • Mr. Brian Gillespie
  • Ms. Brenda B. Gillihan
  • The Richard and Martha Glasser Family Foundation
  • Mr. Michael Gleason
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy F. Glynn
  • Ms. Rose Goheen
  • Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund
  • Mr. Jesse Goodrich
  • Mr. and Mrs. George R. Goodson, III
  • Mr. and Mrs. William H. Goodwin, Jr.
  • Ms. Sarah Goy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Pete Graham
  • Grand Furniture
  • Dr. Ingrid Grandberry Grant
  • Chris and Courtney Graves Charitable Fund
  • Ms. Marnie Gray
  • Mr. and Mrs. Terry W. Gregory
  • Gromelski & Associates
  • Dr. and Mrs. Michael L. Gross
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig A. Grube
  • Mr. and Mrs. John F. Grubiak
  • Mr. Toren Hall
  • Mr. Charles Hamilton, III
  • Hampton Chevrolet Mazda
  • Hampton Machine Shop, Inc.
  • Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • Hampton Roads ENT and Allergy
  • Hampton Roads Eye Associates
  • Hampton Roads Harley-Davidson
  • Ms. Kim Hannah
  • Mr. Matthew Hannah
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alden Hannum
  • Harbor Group International
  • Mrs. Linda M. Hardee
  • Mrs. Linda Hardesty
  • Mr. Freddie Harris
  • Mrs. Mary Lee Harris
  • Mr. Roy V. Harris, Jr.
  • Mr. Kevin Harrison
  • Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate
  • Ms. Vanessa Harvey
  • Ms. Leigh Havelick
  • Mr. Stuart Hawkins
  • Mr. Joshua Hawks
  • General and Mrs. Richard E. Hawley
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Haycox
  • Haycox Financial Group
  • Mr. James Hayden
  • Hercules Fence Company
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Herrman
  • Ms. Jessica Hester
  • Hobbs & Associates
  • Mr. Billy Hogge
  • Mr. William Hogge
  • Mr. Mike Holcomb
  • Ms. Latrace Holland
  • Mr. Frank Holmes
  • Ms. Kourtni Hooks
  • Ms. Sheila Horne
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Hornsby
  • Mr. Kathleen Houseman
  • Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
  • Howmet Aerospace Foundation
  • Hudgins Contracting Corp.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hughes
  • Mr. Jabarri Hughes
  • Ms. Sarah Hummel
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries
  • Ms. Jessica Hyman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Inglima
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Ippolito
  • Iron Valley Real Estate Virginia Beach
  • The Jack and Anne Glenn Foundation
  • Mr. Quentin B. Jackson
  • Michelle Jacobs
  • James River Architects
  • James River Audio Visual Services
  • Lynn James
  • Mr. Kenneth L. Jarrett, CPAPC
  • The Honorable David Jenkins
  • Mr. and Mrs. Derek A. Jenkins
  • Mr. Ben Jeter
  • Jimmy Fay Insurance Agency
  • Ms. Veronica John
  • Ms. Adrianna Johnson
  • Mr. Clinton A. Johnson
  • Ms. Stephanie Johnson
  • Mr. Corey Jones
  • Ms. Sherri B. Jones
  • Mr. Trevor Jones
  • Ms. Margaret Jones-White
  • Mr. Andrew Jordan
  • Ms. Eunice Joseph
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Katsias
  • Ms. Gena Keller
  • Ms. Katie Kelley
  • Ms. Debbie Soper Kernan
  • Mr. and Mrs. James R. Kibler, Jr.
  • Dr. Ashby C. Kilgore
  • Ms. Marketa Kirts
  • Ms. Sally O. Kitchin
  • Ms. Sara Kitt
  • Kiwanis Club of Virginia Beach at Town Center
  • KPMG LLP
  • Kroger
  • Mr. Mike Kuebler
  • Mrs. Jennifer Kunkle-Clark
  • Mr. David A. Kushner
  • The Landmark Foundation
  • Ms. Ann L. Lane
  • Langley Federal Credit Union
  • Langley for Families Foundation
  • Mr. Timothy Larkin
  • Ben and Brittany Lavalleur
  • Josh and Becky Lavalleur
  • Mr. and Mrs. Branch P. Lawson
  • Mr. Steven Lawson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey L. Layne, Jr.
  • Le Bon Enfants
  • Ms. Constance S. Lea
  • Stephen Leaman Family in memory of Miss Gill Leaman
  • Dr. and Mrs. St. George T. Lee
  • Mrs. Nicole Legum
  • Mr. and Mrs. Frank Leone
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan Levenstein
  • Mrs. Betty N. Levin
  • Dr. Beth E. Levin and Dr. David M. Levin
  • Ms. Nancy L. Levin
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stephen A. Levin
  • Ms. Harper Lewis Bathel
  • Mr. and Mrs. Doug F. Lia
  • Ms. Pamela Litsinger
  • Mr. Michael Little
  • Little Home Services Inc.
  • Little Neck Circle of the VBCU Charity for CHKD
  • Ms. Jessica Lobert
  • The Honorable Mamie E. Locke, PhD
  • Ms. Joan K. London
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Long
  • Mr. Scott Longo
  • Ms. Alicia Brown Lopez
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tom Love, CFP, CRPC, CRPS
  • Ms. Kim Luckes
  • Ms. Iris Lundy
  • Mr. Doug Lutz
  • Ms. Terry Lynch
  • M M Gunter & Son Inc.
  • Macy’s
  • Bob and Donna Magoon Charitable Trust
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ken Mahler
  • Mr. Horace Maloney
  • Mancon LLC
  • Ms. Donna Marcialis
  • Maritime Products International
  • Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC
  • Ms. Autumn Marshall
  • Mason Martial Arts Academy
  • Ms. Jennifer Mason
  • Ms. Joanna Mason
  • Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Mason
  • Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Massey
  • Mr. Joseph S. Mastaler, Jr.
  • Ms. Laurel Mastro
  • Ms. Rachel Mastro
  • Mr. Will Matthews
  • Ms. Norlisa Mayes
  • Ms. Susan McAuliffe
  • Ms. Cheryl McLeskey
  • McLeskey Family Foundation
  • Thomas and Cindy Meehan
  • Mellen Street Creative
  • Men for Hope, Inc.
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Ms. Sarah Merten
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephan Michaels
  • Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Middleton
  • Ms. Elaine Millard
  • Ms. Sarah Miller
  • Siobhan Miller, REALTOR
  • Mr. Ja’Had H. Mills
  • Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Miner
  • Ms. Kim Mingee
  • Mr. and Mrs. G. Gilmer Minor, III
  • Mrs. Laura E. V. Mitchell
  • Mr. Tim Mitchell
  • Ms. Carolyn Molly
  • Beth W. Moore & Associates, CPAs, PLLC
  • Mr. C. Jason Moore
  • Mrs. Teresa R. Morewitz
  • Dr. Joan T. Morris*
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Morrison
  • Mr. Chris Motsenbocker
  • Multi-Print, Inc.
  • Mr. John Munford
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Murphy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Murray
  • Mr. Jon Nachman
  • Mr. Devon Nazareth
  • NB Law Group, PLLC
  • Mr. and Mrs. Matt Needy
  • Newport Management Company, Inc.
  • City of Newport News
  • Newport News Shipbuilding
  • Nindra Foundation
  • Noble Title & Escrow
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan Nordlinger
  • Norfolk Tug Company
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen P. Norris
  • Norris + St. Clair
  • Northrop Grumman Foundation
  • Ms. Ijeoma Nwazuruokeh
  • Oceanfront Dentistry
  • Mr. and Mrs. G. Glenn Oder
  • Old Point National Bank
  • Mr. John G. Olenick
  • Ms. Starr Oliver
  • Mr. Mark Olmstead
  • Ann and Rusty Onhaizer
  • Larry L. and Nettie M. Orie
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey C. Osterloh
  • Ms. Judith Overbey
  • Mr. Colin Owens
  • Ms. Emily Owens
  • Ms. Jessica Owens
  • Oyster Pointer
  • Palladium Registered Investment Advisors
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Parker
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen D. Parker
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brandon Parr
  • Mr. Donald N. Patten, Esq.
  • Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein, L.C.
  • Payday Payroll
  • PBMares, LLP
  • PC&A Business Environments
  • Pearson Toyota
  • Peninsula Community Foundation
  • Ms. Lisa Pennyfeather
  • The PENROD Foundation
  • The Perry Family Foundation
  • Petters Family Foundation
  • Ms. Genine Pettitt
  • Ms. Marie Piccininni
  • Ms. Latia Piggott
  • Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Pilato
  • Mr. John Pina
  • Ms. Anna Pirog
  • Ms. Karen Plate
  • PMA Architecture
  • PNC Bank
  • Pomoco Auto Group
  • Mr. and Mrs. C. Larry Pope
  • Mr. James Porell
  • Ms. Tracey Portillo
  • Ms. Christy Powell
  • Kate and Marc Powell
  • PRA Group, INC.
  • The Precious Gem
  • Ms. Cynthia Price-Coleman
  • Priority Automotive
  • Ms. Wendy Pulliam
  • Randolph D. Rouse Foundation, Inc.
  • Ms. Jennifer Register
  • Mr. and Mrs. John F. Reinhart
  • Ms. Marcie Renner and Mr. Glenn A. White
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Revere
  • Ms. Lori Richardson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Louis J. Richman, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. William L. Rinehart
  • Riverside Health System
  • Ms. Louise Rixey
  • Ms. Beth Robbins
  • Robbins Maritime
  • Lt. Cmdr. and Mrs. Franklin Roberson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Roberts
  • Mr. Henry Robertson and Ms. Peggy Jones
  • Mr. Jarred Roenker and Dr. Meagan Roenker
  • Mr. James Rogers
  • Mr. Kipp Rogers
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rohrer
  • Rooms To Go
  • The Rose & Womble Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. J. Van Rose, Jr.
  • Ms. Tasha Rose
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Rose
  • Mr. and Mrs. Neal A. Rosenbaum
  • Rotary Club of Newport News Foundation
  • The Rotary Club of the Virginia Peninsula
  • Mr. Nick Rowan
  • Ms. Callie Royal
  • Dr. and Mrs. Bruce L. Rubin, PhD
  • The Ruffin Family Foundation
  • Russell Family Fund
  • Ms. Gisele Russell
  • Scott and Tricia Russell Family Fund
  • Rutter Mills
  • Mr. Kenneth Rye
  • Dr. and Mrs. Warren E. Sachs
  • Mr. Damon Saetre and Mrs. Jennifer Dunn
  • Ms. Christina Salisbury
  • Sanderson Insurance LLC
  • Ms. Lisa Sands
  • Dr. and Mrs. Milt Saunders
  • Mr. David Scarlett
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Schaefer
  • Ms. Alison Dreyer Schellenberg
  • Dr. and Mrs. Paul Schellhammer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Leopold A. Schmidt
  • Dr. Alfred M. Schulwolf
  • Ms. Susan Schwab
  • Ms. Crystal Scott
  • Ms. Judy Scott
  • The Honorable Robert C. Scott
  • The Honorable Sharon P. Scott
  • Ms. Tina Seabron
  • Mrs. Ann N. Segaloff
  • Dr. and Mrs. David Segaloff
  • Sentara Health Foundation
  • Sentara Healthcare
  • Will and Bev Sessoms
  • Mr. Hans Seywald and Mrs. Yuping Deng
  • Mrs. Mary Springer Sforza
  • Ms. Peggy Shannon
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Shawcross
  • Ms. Barbara Shelly
  • Sandy and Norman Sher Philanthropic Fund of the Tidewater Jewish Foundation
  • Ms. Melissa Lang Shields
  • Ms. Megan Shuford
  • Patrick and Kim Shuler
  • Ms. Corlease Sills
  • Mr. Jeffrey M. Silverman
  • Ms. Carol D. Simmons
  • Chris and Jennie Simms
  • Mr. and Mrs. Britt Simon
  • Dr. Paul M. Danehy and the Hon. Shelly A. Simonds
  • Mr. and Mrs. E. Gray Simons
  • Mr. Beejay Sims
  • Mr. and Mrs. L. Wallace Sink
  • Mr. and Mrs. Larry Slipow
  • Ms. Abby Smith
  • Ms. Amy Smith
  • Ms. Barbara D. Smith
  • Mr. Charles D. Smith
  • Chris and Katie Smith
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard G. Smith
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Smith
  • Skip and Lindsey Smith
  • Mr. William F. Smith
  • Smithfield Foods, Inc.
  • Dr. Petra E. Snowden and Mr. Dieter Steinhoff
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Snyder
  • Ms. Trish Snyder and Mr. Bob Morecock
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles T. Southall
  • Sgt. Andre D. Sparks
  • Mr. Rick S. Spaulding 
  • Mr. Charles R. Spencer, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edward G. Spencer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Josh Spille
  • Mr. and Mrs. James K. Spore
  • State Farm
  • State Farm Companies Foundation
  • Ms. Monica Stein
  • The Stellute Law Firm
  • Mr. Robert W. Stephens and Ms. Felicia Dames
  • Ms. Jessica Stepp
  • Tim and Annabelle Stiffler
  • Stihl Inc.
  • Mr. Robert L. Sult Jr.
  • Summit Group of Virginia
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen C. Swain Esq.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Darren Swann
  • Mr. and Mrs. James H. Tanner
  • Taylor Family Fund of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • Mrs. and Mr. Barbara L. Taylor
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael V. Taylor
  • Mr. and Mrs. Allen Tayman
  • Team Titan Real Estate
  • TechArk
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Temple
  • Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas E. Thomas
  • Ms. Mary Thompson
  • Mr. Monte Thorns
  • Tidewater Jewish Foundation
  • Keith and Kelly Till
  • Ms. Tara Toner
  • The Honorable Winship C. Tower and The Honorable Guy K. Tower
  • TowneBank
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy O. Trant, II
  • Ms. Lucy Traylor
  • Dr. and Mrs. Helmuth Trieshmann
  • Troutman Pepper
  • Ms. Deanna Tucker
  • United Way of South Hampton Roads
  • United Way of the Virginia Peninsula
  • US Foods
  • USTA Foundation
  • Tinsley Van Durand
  • Ms. Tina Vance
  • Mr. Eric Vaughan
  • Ms. Liz Vaughan
  • Venture Realty Group
  • Veritable, LP
  • Veterans United Foundation
  • Mr. Thomas Vinson
  • City of Virginia Beach
  • Virginia Department of Education
  • Virginia Health Services, Inc.
  • Virginia Media
  • Voyager Sopris Learning
  • Ms. Lisa Vracar
  • Mr. James Vreeland
  • Lee Vreeland, Ed.D.
  • Mrs. Pat Vreeland
  • Ms. Lilia Vrenez
  • W. M. Jordan Company
  • Ms. Joan Wagner
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Waitzer
  • Ms. Kelly Walker
  • Ms. Lisa Walker
  • Ms. Nikki Walker
  • Kathleen Hickey Wallis and Dr. James Wallis
  • Walmart Import Distribution Center #6088
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jason M. Ward
  • Warwick Mechanical Group
  • Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Wash
  • Dr. and Mrs. James A. Wassum
  • Waterman’s Dream Inc.
  • Mr. Tory Watkins
  • Mrs. H. Mac Weaver
  • Wegmans
  • Ms. Allison Weinstein
  • Ms. Deborah West
  • Dwight and Barbara West
  • Mr. William West
  • Mr. Ed Wheeler
  • Mr. Blake White
  • Mr. John White
  • Mr. Bernie White-Morton
  • Wilbanks, Smith & Thomas Asset Management
  • Ms. Karen Wilds
  • Mr. Tom Wilke
  • Mr. Boo Williams
  • Ms. Tiffany Williams
  • Williams Mullen
  • Mr. William K. Wills and Ms. Lynn R. Kelley
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin W. Wilson
  • Ms. Shanita Wilson
  • Windward Foundation
  • Ms. Erika Winter
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan S. Witt
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Wittmann
  • Mr. and Mrs. F. Lewis Wood
  • Catherine and Henry Wood Charitable Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. John J. Wood, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. William K. Woodard
  • Ms. Cheryl Woodhouse
  • Mr. Chris Woods
  • Mr. Noah Woods
  • Mr. Ryan Woolridge
  • World Class Solutions, Inc.
  • Mr. William Wright
  • Mr. Justin Wynings
  • Mr. and Mrs. John O. Wynne
  • J.P. Yancey Foundation, Inc.
  • Yellow Work, Inc.
  • YLS Inc.
  • YMCA of the Virginia Peninsulas
  • Ms. Mara L. Yoko

denotes deceased
denotes AAD Alumni


Vehicle Donors

An Achievable Dream wishes to thank the following vehicle dealerships for their support of our mission through donations of cars, boats, RVs, golf carts, jet skis, ATVs, and motorcycles over the years.

  • Bowditch Ford
  • Casey Auto Group
  • Casey Cycle City
  • Charles Barker Automotive
  • Checkered Flag
  • Dixie RV Superstore
  • Don Beyer Volvo Alexandria
  • First Team Auto
  • Freedom Ford
  • Hall Automotive
  • Hampton Chevrolet Mazda
  • Hampton Roads Harley-Davidson
  • Holiday Chevrolet Cadillac
  • Land Rover Alexandria
  • Lynnhaven Marine
  • Oyster Point Dodge
  • Pearson Toyota
  • Phillips Automotive
  • Pomoco Auto Group
  • Priority Auto Group
  • Superformance of Virginia
  • Virginia Golf Cars & Batteries, Inc.
  • Williams Honda
  • Williamsburg Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Kia

An Achievable Dream Class Sponsors

2001
The Frank and Marie Blechman Foundation

2002, 2012
Mary Hughes, Owner, Hampton Roads Harley-Davidson

2003
Michelle Jacobs, Former President, Lee Group

2004
Chesapeake Bay Seafood House Restaurants, in honor of Alan* and Beverly Diamonstein

2005
Caleb and Virginia West* and 
Dollar Tree Stores

2006, 2015
Smithfield Foods

2007
W.M. Jordan Company

2008
Ferguson Enterprises

2009, 2010
N.C.* and Linda Hardee

2011
Bay Electric Company and the Biagas Family

2013
Aubrey and Peggy Layne

2014
Mike and Nancy Petters

2016
Charlie and Mari Ann Banks and Ferguson Enterprises

2017
Ferguson Enterprises and the Fass Family

2018
The Levin and Friedberg Families

2019
Charlie and Mari Ann Banks

2020
Executive Leadership Team of
Newport News Shipbuilding

2021
PBMares, LLP, in honor of Alan S. Witt

denotes deceased


Dream Club

An Achievable Dream is grateful to the following donors who made monthly, recurring donations to AAD as part of the Dream Club in the past year.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Rhae W. Adams, Jr.
  • Ms. Barbara Banks
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jon N. Bolling
  • Mr. and Mrs. Danny L. Carroll
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Coleman, Sr.
  • Dr. Paul M. Danehy and Ms. Shelly A. Simonds
  • Mrs. Amber Donnelly
  • Mrs. Margo Drucker
  • Mr. and Mrs. Adam Duncan
  • Mr. Mike Holcomb
  • Ms. Jessica Lobert
  • Mrs. Teresa R. Morewitz
  • Ms. Starr Oliver
  • Ms. Ann Onhaizer
  • Ms. Anna Pirog
  • Ms. Beth Robbins
  • Dr. Bruce L. Rubin, PhD
  • Ms. Megan Shuford
  • Ms. Monica Stein
  • Lee Vreeland, Ed.D.

denotes AAD Alumni