Honoring his sacrifice

Donations made in 1LT Mark Dooley's memory

2010 - 2nd Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race
$5000.00 was donated to assist in the construction of the Vermont Global War on Terror Memorial at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Randolph Center, VT.  This $350,000 memorial honors Mark Dooley and all of Vermont's fallen soldiers killed in recent conflicts.  This beautiful memorial also recognizes the selfless commitment of those who have served and will serve in these conflicts.   Link to Vermont's Global War on Terror Memorial


2011 - 3rd Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race
$5200 was donated to the Town of Wilmington Police & Fire Departments to assist in repairing damages caused by hurricane Irene.
$1035.00 was donated to the Yellow Ribbon Group (A local troop support group) and Rolling Thunder VT1 (A Veteran’s Advocacy Group).  
$1334.00 was donated to the Twin Valley High School Athletics Department for the purchase of an athletics tent for sporting events.


2012 - 4th Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race
$2130.00 donated to the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation
Twin Valley High School Athletics donation: Tent sides; $255.00
$200 donation to Rolling Thunder VT1
$500 donation to the Brattleboro Yellow Ribbon Group (event volunteers)
Twin Valley High School, Spanish Group (event volunteers): $500.00


2013 - 5th Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race

$500 donation to the Brattleboro Yellow Ribbon Group
$500 donation to the Twin Valley High School Athletics Program
$642 donation to the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation (from event raffle proceeds)


2014 - 6th Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race

$1000 Scholarship and 1LT Dooley Award to Colin Lozito

$500 donation to the Twin Valley High School Athletics Program
$500 donation to the Twin Valley High School Spanish Group (event volunteers)
$500 donation to the Brattleboro Yellow Ribbon Group
$500 to the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation 


2015 - 7th Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race
$1000 Scholarship and 1LT Dooley Award to Hank C. Sweeney

(10 Year Anniversary Event)

$1000 to the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation

$250 donation to the Twin Valley High School Athletics Program

$500 donation to the Twin Valley Middle High School Athletics Program

$500 donation to the Brattleboro Yellow Ribbon Group

2016 - 8th Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race 
$1000 Scholarship and the 1LT Dooley Award to Theresa Snow​​

$1240 donation to the Twin Valley Middle High School for purchase of a track & field records board

$621.34 donation to the Twin Valley Middle High School for purchase of girls basketball team sports       bags and custom tags

$2000 donation to the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation

$500 donation to the Spanish Group (student volunteers) of the Twin Valley Middle High School

$160 donation to Twin Valley Youth Sports for purchase of new soccer balls
$227.88 Purchase of Police Officer Teddy Bears, donated to the Wilmington Police Department


​2017 - 9th Annual 1LT Mark Dooley 5K Race
$1000.00 Scholarship and the 1LT Dooley Award to Caitlyn Hunt 

$500.00 donation to Twin Valley Middle High School - Spanish Group - (Student volunteers)

$1222.00 donation to Twin Valley Middle High School for aluminum bleachers

$35.99 donation to Twin Valley Middle High School for purchase of additional sport bag tags

​$500.00 donation to the Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation


In 2017, the 1LT Mark Dooley Memorial was set in place at 1 School Street, Wilmington, VT.

The granite monument was created by Granite Industries of Vermont  (Cost  $1982.00)

The bronze plaque was  produced by The Large Art Company (Cost $1075.00)