Martha Washington, the right choice

Martha was kind, helpful, loving, caring and motivational.

She gave hope to George Washington for the Revolutionary War

Martha Washington

* She was now a potential target for British assault
* She helped with fundraisers for the troops
* She donated $20,000 to the cause
Martha was forced to assume a public role as a symbol of the patriot cause
* Comforted sick or wounded soldiers
* Sponsored social activities on the long winter days
* Was husband's secretary and representative


* The wife of George Washington
* First Lady of the U.S.
* On a postage stamp
* Was on the Presidential Issue of 1938
* Was on U.S. Coins
* Was on the U.S. Paper Currency
* Received a bronze medal

Gave Hope to George Washington

By: Kelsey, Taylor & Ryan