Hobby Builder with a Purpose - We Design & Build Custom Theme Guitars for Charity Fundraising

Doner Designs is a part-time father-son charitable enterprise that builds themed guitars to benefit major national charities. On average we complete approximately one guitar per year. Past projects have raised thousands of dollars for The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, The Make-A-Wish Foundation, The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and The United Services Organizations (USO).

A few highlights are shown below, but please refer to the Site Index at left - separate pages exist for each project.

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To help sponsor the materials cost of our next project, visit our FundRazr site and click on "CONTRIBUTE": https://fundrazr.com/campaigns/fwHI5/ab/61Egh0 .

Thank you for your interest and for visiting our website!

Steve & Richard Doner

WGN TV News Chicago Interview on June 16, 2020

Slideshow of all Projects from Inception through 2020

Legendary Professional Bassist Billy Sheehan Test Drives Time Machine

(For Benefit of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research)

Steve & Richard at Sweetwater after Time Machine Photo Shoot

Visits to Sponsors Guitar Center after completion of Aircraft Carrier Bass

For Benefit of The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation)

Our NASA Theme Guitar, Signed by Captain James A. (Jim) Lovell of Apollo 13 and Apollo 8

(For Benefit of The Make-A-Wish Foundation)

Air Force and Army Guitars - Our First Two Charity Projects

(For Benefit of Make-A-Wish and Cystic Fibrosis Foundations)

Installation of Logo Neckplate on Serial Number One at Trial Workshop

Steve and Richard with First Two Charity Projects and Several Prototypes

Refer to Site Index in upper left corner of this page for links to additional information by topic.

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