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Veterans Memorial Park

Veterans ParkOn November 11, 2010, the Green Veterans Memorial Park was dedicated. The memorial is located within the Green Community Park, 4224 Massillon Road.

Through the generosity of individuals, corporations and community groups, more than $255,000 was raised to build this beautiful tribute to our veterans.  Click here to view a list of our major donors.

Ways to contribute

1. Purchase a paver to honor or memorialize a veteran or first responder.   All paver sizes are available. Paver form

2. Sponsor a veteran.  Sponsor a veteran in our community through our purchase a paver for a veteran in our community.   Sponsor a veteran form.

3. Attend an event.  See our Veteran Memorial Park Fundraising Event page.


First Responders Memorial 

The First Responders Memorial design was revealed on Veterans Day, November 11, 2015.   The memorial will be located at the intersection of the Ribbon Walk and feature a sunken patio, memorial with water feature, seating, and landscaping.  

Donations may be made to: Green Veterans Memorial Park Fund, c/o Veterans Memorial Park, PO Box 278, Green, OH 44232-0278.


Stories of Service GrovePurchase a Commemorative Brick Paver

Brick pavers are sold throughout the year and installed before Memorial Day and Veterans Day each year.   Paver form.

Sponsor a veteran in our community by purchasing a paver.  Sponsor form.


Mission: To build an Armed Services Veterans Memorial to serve as a functional community gathering place to thank, honor, and celebrate the lives of all who served "The United States of America" by creating a place of respect, of pride, of hope, and a demonstration of patriotism.


  • Dedication Day
    Dedication Day
  • Honor Terrace
    Honor Terrace
  • 911 Flags
    911 Flags
  • Dedication Ceremony
    Dedication Ceremony
  • Claire
  • Sheriff, Chief and Mary Taylor
    Sheriff, Chief and Mary Taylor
  • Monument looking north
    Monument looking north
  • Fire Chief on Dedication Day
    Fire Chief on Dedication Day
  • Honor Terrace
    Honor Terrace

Legacy of Freedom Donors

Thank you to all our corporate sponsors for their generous donations.

$25,000 Contribution: 
Akron General Medical Center
Summa Health System

$12,000 Contribution:
DRB Systems, Inc.

$10,000 Contributions:
Park Honda/Acura
Toth Buick
Lockheed Martin
Rendina Companies 

$7,500 Contributions:
Akron Children's Hospital
Splash-n-Dash Car Wash
Timken Foundation

$5,000 Contributions:
Diebold, Inc.
PDS Capital Management LLC
First Energy Foundation
CAM, Inc.

$4,000 Contributions:
Epic Design Group, Inc.
Orion Construction

Additional Contributions:

EDG $3,000
Aqua Ohio $2,500
Kuwatch & Co.  $2,000
Ritzman Pharamacy  $1,000
SB Equities $1,000
Guiseppe's Pizza of Green $1,000
The Schipper Group $1,000
Dale and Wendy Brott $1,000
Novus Clinic $1,000
Kisling, Nestico & Redick $1,000
Marhofer Chervolet $1,000