Governor Mark Warner announces Thursday in a morning press conference at the state capital that the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation will become a Founding Colony Sponsor of the events and programs that will commemorate the 400th anniversary of the settlement of Jamestown, joining Norfolk Southern as a Founding Sponsor. In addition to an ongoing commitment of staff and facilities the foundation made a $3 million, mulit-year commitment in support of activities related to the celebration. Shown behind Gov. Warner (from left) are Richard Tilghman, Vice Chariman of the Colonial Williamsburg Board of Trustees, Jeanne Zeidler, Mayor of Williamsburg and Executive Director of Jamestown 2007, Colin Campbell, Chairman and President of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Senator Thomas Norment and Amy Miller, a member a group from the Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums who led dignitaries into the morning press conference.
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