"If it weren’t for each and every one of you, whether your gift was small or large monetarily, whether it was friendship and encouragement, without you we wouldn’t be here..."
Ruth Ziolkowski / Sculptor's Wife
(1926 - 2014)
"Please join us in achieving monumental achievements in our generation."
Monique & Jadwiga Ziolkowski
All Storytellers receive free admission to the Memorial and our Progress updates. Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation has numerous giving opportunities; Please make one selection from the Commitment Levels below: Some options include personalized tours to the top of the mountain called Van Rides.
*Choosing eligible van rides to the top of the carving reduces your gift receipt for tax purposes by $20.00 per person. Children 12 and under accompanying an adult Storyteller are free. Charitable Giving through the fiscal year, October 1 through September 30th, is cumulative and additional gifts can upgrade your storyteller level and eligibility for premiums.
What Henry Standing Bear and Korczak and Ruth Ziolkowski enacted and what continues today is truly inspiring. I want my contribution to continue the vision of this remarkable Native American educational and humanitarian project. Please complete the form of your choice below.
Questions? Call (605) 673-4681
Chief Henry Standing Bear's Vision
Honor the Lakota Chief who invited Korczak to carve the Memorial. Choose either a 1/1200 scale bronze model of Korczak's Crazy Horse OR a beautiful lithographic print.18 People Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top* Ruth's Circle
Receive free admission to the Memorial and Progress updates.
A hand-drilling method Korczk used to bore the first blasing holes.1 Person Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top*
When Korczak began work in 1948, he had $174!.1 Person Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top*
Electric drills replaced hand tools.2 People Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top*
The one who plans the hole locations and fills them with explosives.4 People Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top*
Granite Storytellers receive a yearly commemorative granite rock.8 People Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top* Ruth's Circle
Crazy Horse Bronze
Choose a 1/1200 scale bronze model of Korczak's Crazy Horse. ($400 value)**8 People Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top*
NOTE: Without bronze model, 12 People Eligible for a Van Ride to the Top* Ruth's Circle
*Your choice of van ride premium reduces your gift receipt by $20 per person.
**Your choice of bronze model premium reduces your gift receipt by $400.
Qualify for the Crazy Horse League Commitment Level
Van Rides Desired
Would you like to recieve the 1/200 Scale Bronze Model of Korczak's Crazy Horse?
I would like my gift used:
Where it's needed most
The Indian Museum of North America®
The Indian University of North America®
Contribute in Recognition of Another Person?
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