Donors

2019 Annual Donors

We recognize these donors who have graciously donated annually.

 

  •  Johanna and Terry Abernathy
  •  Erin Acosta
  • Linda Agrimson
  •  Mike and Dawn Ainger
  • Candace Altorfer
  • Philip Anderson
  • Jeanne Anderson
  • Jan Appleton
  •  Jackie Bailey
  • Judy & Patrick Baird
  • Roger & Angela Baker
  • Linda Baker Baird
  • Debby and Jim Bangs
  • Michelle and Travis Barnes
  • Michael Barnhart
  •  Anita Barrett
  • Art and Kathy Barron
  • Linda Barschow
  • Julia & Randy Bauer
  • Sara Beck
  • Josh Belden
  • Linda Bendixen
  • R. Scott and Jerri Bennett
  • Sheryl and Alan Bensema
  • Barbara Berqua
  • Julie & Michael Bisek
  • Rod Blocksome
  • Pam Bloomquist
  • Elaine Boes
  • Kathy Bohstedt
  • Sherry Borchardt
  • Martha Boudewyn
  • Kathleen Bowersox
  • Connie Braley
  • Robert and Laurie Brickley
  • Ann Bromley
  • Robin G. Brown
  • Eileen Brunow
  • George Brunscheen
  • Wayne and Loretta Buelow
  • Lois Buntz
  • Claudia Byre
  • Tracey Cahill
  • Gary & Sandy Cain
  • Jennifer Campbell
  • Mary Capps
  • Keith & Fonda Carris
  • Joseph and Lanae Ceryanec
  • Mary Chamberlin
  • Tim and Janice Charles
  • Kathie & Bill Cink
  • Dan & Donna Claflin
  • Susan Clark
  • Jeffrey & Sara Clark
  • Laura Comried
  • Heidi Conerd
  • Jesse Costigan
  • Pat and Sally Courtney
  • James and Debbie Craig
  • Ellen Cram
  • Lyndon and Laura Crosby
  • Kim Cushing

 

 

 

  • Scott & Cathy Dahm
  • Mary Ann Dawson
  • Jane Deboer
  • Elizabeth DeBrower
  • Joshua and Anne Deitrich
  • Donna Dennis
  • John & Brenda Dreessen
  • Pam Dresser
  • Diana Drummer
  • Jon and Dina Dusek
  • Diana and David Dye
    • Donna Eager
    • Cynthia Eastburn
    • Tiffany Eiselstein
    • Ginny Ekwall
    • Liliane El Haddah
    • Denise Ely
    • Kathy and Rex Eno
    • Laura Ernzen

     

    • Melissa Fath
    • Rita Feeker
    • Donna Fisher
    • Lisa Fitzpatrick
    • Mike Foley
    • Elaine Fox
    • Paula Foye
    • Darla Fricke

     

     

    • Tom and Shelley Galbraith
    • Elwood and Cindy Garlock
    • Kathleen Gerard
    • Lyle Gerdemann
    • Anita Gillett
    • Katie & Matthew Giorgio
    • John Glazier
    • Gary & Kristin Glockhoff
    • Alexandria Gonzalez
    • Rusty Graff
    • Virginia Grant
    • Beth Graves
    • Lonnie and Doris Gray
    • Sheryl Gregory
    • Deb Grove
    • Rachel Hahn
    • Judy Hall
    • Ronald Haltmeyer
    • Pami Hagen-Erickson
    • Chad Hammar
    • Allan & Hillary Hammell
    • Beth & Bruce Hammel
    • Scott Hammell
    • Mary Hanna
    • Pamela Harman & Brian James
    • Tork and Lynn Harman
    • Brad and Elizabeth Harman
    • Dana Harvey-Moore
    • Nancy and Richard Heacock
    • Emma and Paulette Hearn
    • Lisa and Jeff Henderson
    • Douglas and Joyce Henderson
    • Dr. John and Nancy Herring
    • Robert and Pat Heyer
    • Dan and Katherine Hines
    • Debbie and Dennis Hogan
    • Carolyn Holveck
    • Cheryl Horak
    • Patricia and John Houar
    • Mike and Sheryl Huber
    • Terrence and Terri Huff
    • Kathy Hughes
    • Lauri Hughes
    •  Loras and Sara Huilman
    • Lisa A Huisinga
    • Marlene Hunt
    • Rob Hursh and Jane Scheer
    • Pam Imerman
    • Mary Ingram-Chittick and Tom Chittick
    • Lupe and John Inskeep

     

     

    • Steve and Kay Jackso
    • Norma & Jon Jacobso
    • Curtis and Karen Jamieson
    • Tom Jennings
    • Paula Jensen Kovalan
    • Trudy Johansen
    • Larry & Carol Johnson
    • Samantha Johnson
    • Catharine Johnson
    • Earl E. and Carol Ann Johnson
    • Laura and Douglas Jontz
    • Kendall Joyce
    •  Ronald Junge
    • Dee & Alan Kacere
    • Les Kapler
    • Cathy Kearns
    • Linda Kelly
    • Khris Kelson
    • Loraine Kelty
    • Molly and Dan Kempf
    • John Kennedy
    • Samantha Kennedy
    • Kimberly Kieckhaefer
    • Diane Killam
    • Young Kim
    • Rich King
    • Shirley Kinzey
    • Jim and Linda Kipp
    • Christine and Roger Kirpes
    • Carol and Ronald Knapp
    • Noreen Koch
    • Jim and Karen Koch
    • Robert and Kathy Koenig
    • Paula Kolvan
    • Doug Kopp
    • Trish Kramer
    • Stephanie Kress
    • Pam Krigbaum
    • Karen and Tim Krupski
    • Ronald Kucharski
    • Greg & Virginia Kunkel
    • Erin Kurt
    • Carol Lagneaux
    • Marion Lamphier
    • Janyce Larson
    • Peter and Kristen Larson
    • Sheryl Layher
    • Judy & Robert Lehman
    • Hunter and Abigail Leland
    • DeAnn Lenth
    • Renee M and Chad A Levi
    • Kim Lewis
    • Kellie Lindblom
    • Denise Lobodinski
    • Kelly & Chris Loeffelholz
    • Ilene Loutsch
    • Mary Lukes
    • Linda Lumsden
    • Matt Lund

     

     

    • Leslie Mallett
    • Diane & Morton Maltby
    • Dave Martin
    • Mike and Tammy Martin
    • Carol Mast
    • Linda McCleary and Harriet Jean Strait
    • Dr. Larry and Susan McCray
    • Stacy McDonald
    • Bobbi & Ronald McGee
    • Shari Mehlhoff
    • Gary and Susan Melchior
    • Dr. Janet Merfeld
    • Josh Mills
    • Gerald (Jerry) Mohwinkle
    • Theresa Morano
    • Lisa & Dave Morris
    • Gloria Munyakazi
    • Alvina Murphy 
    • Jasmine Nabi
    • Steve & Linda Nelson
    • Lori & Curt Nelson
    • Karen and Robert Nemecek
    • Kellean Nielsen
    • Jeff & Kristine Nielsen
    • Steven & Bonnie Nielsen
    • Mary Nixon
    • Barb Oakland
    • Kathy Ohloff
    • Donna Oldorf
    • Sally Ann Orf
    • Liz Osborne
    • Dave and Jolene Ott

     

     

    • Dawn Palma
    • Deb Palmer
    • Beth Pelic and Beth Washler Pelic
    • Sandy, Gabrielle and Chad Pereboom
    • Melissa Perrin
    • John Phelan
    • Becky Picard
    • Alejandro & Autumn Pino
    • Tara Plotz Masset
    • Marilynn Pohlman
    • Stacey Pohren
    • R.J. & Mary Poindexter
    • Alice Prince
    • John & Sherry Purdie
    • Lois Raczynski and Richard Raczynski Jr.
    • McKenzie Raduns
    • Kent & Cathy Ragsdale
    • Peter & June Rainbow
    • Vicky Ray
    • Kristopher Regan
    • Lisa & Jeff Rehman
    • Darline Reid
    • Andrea Remington
    • Phillip & Christine Rezin
    • Lisa Rhatigan
    • Bill & Kay Riffey
    • Mary Roberts
    • Jean Rogers
    • Rose Rohr
    • Dennis & Jill Roloff
    • Michael Rooney
    • Jodee Ross

     

    • Paul & Cindy Sale
    • Taylor Sale
    • Judy Sampson
    • Mark & Kris Sargent
    • Jane Schenn
    • Linda Schmidt
    • Candi Schnepf
    • Judy Schnittjer
    • Julie & David Schoettmer
    • Jennifer & James Schulte
    • Elizebeth & Michael Schura
    • Mary Schwinn
    • Molly Scott
    • Vicki Scott
    • Gretchen Sealls
    • Jack and Joyce Sedlacek
    • Erin & James Seely
    • Jim & Jona Seifert
    • Mark & Lin Settle
    • Mike Sheeley
    • Cynde Shepard
    • Rhoda Shepherd
    • Dan & Margaret Shonka
    • Floy M. Sims
    • Bill & Ann Sindlinger
    • Janice & Marvin Smitth
    • Cathy Sneller
    • Peter Sorensen and Ida Martin Sorensen
    • Jerry and LeAnn Spaight
    • Sue & David Stamm
    • JIm & Barb Steggall
    • Joyce L. Stoker-Hadow
    • Bonnie Stover
    • Stephen Streff
    • Gary Streit
    • Mary Stull
    • Marti Stumpf
    • Michael & Connie Stusak
    • Dan & Carol Sullivan
    • Roxanne Sundell
    • Pat Swenka

     

    • Barbara Taylor
    • Karlene Taylor
    • Matthew Terpstra
    • Harry Raymond Terpstra II
    • Ken & Cathy Terukina
    • Ken & Charline Terukina
    • Marilee Torres
    • Pamela Towe
    • Judy A Toy
    • Joann Treptow

     

     

    • Jim & Barbara Vancura
    • Bob and Sara Vancura
    • Craig & Sara Vanderlees

     

     

    • Jacqueline Wagner
    • Steven & Joann Wahle
    • Doug Walker
    • Steve Walker
    • Gretchen Wallace
    • Nancy Wauters
    • Kathy & Kent Waychoff
    • Carol Weber
    • Tom & Sue Wehmeyer
    • Bev & Gene Wehr
    • Peter  Welch
    • Doug & Lori Wenzel
    • Kameron Wernimont
    • Tom & Jenny Wertz
    • Mary White
    • Brooke White
    • Scott Whiting
    • Patricia Williams
    • Nancy Williamson
    • Stanley & Sharon Winistorfer
    • Lora Winter
    • Sue Wold
    • Ashley Woodhouse
    • Julie Youngblut Smith
    • Rick Zettler

     

     

     

     

    In Honor

    We are grateful for the donation made to honor someone of significance in your life.

     

    • Debby and Jim Bangs- Beth Hammell
    • Allen and Hillary Hammell- Beth Hammell
    • Tork and Lynn Harman- Joyce Juber, Karen Allen, and Arta Harman
    • Tom Jennings- Jim McCammond
    • Matt Lund- Jeanne Wilson
    • Darline Davermann Reid- Gems of Hope
    • Kathy and Kent Waychoff- Mary and David Laird

     

    • GreenState Credit Union- Lisa Fitzpatrick
    • GreenState Credit Union- Ariane Makaya
    • JTRE Real Estate Team, Inc.

    In Memory

    We are thankful for these donations made in the memory of a loved one.
    • Art and Kathy Barron in memory of Alfredo (Freddie) Arredondo
    • Josh Belden in memory of Lois Belden
    • Wayne and Loretta Buelow in memory of Teresa Rezin
    • Gary and Sandy Cain in memory of Jodi Cain
    • Kathy and Bill Cink in memory of Pam Mowinkle
    • Pam Dresser in memory of Jeanne Kapler

     

    • Elwood and Cindy Garlock in memory of Jeanne Kapler
    • Kristin and Gary Glockhoff in memory of John Kidwell
    • Virginia Grant in memory of Jeanne Kapler
    • Lonnie and Doris Gray in memory of Francis Fairchild
    • Beth and Bruce Hammell in memory of Jeanne Kapler and Norbert Hemesath
    • Brad and Elizabeth Harman in memory of Sheila Harman
    • Laura and Douglas Jontz in memory of Jeanne Kapler
    • Les Kapler in memory of Jeanne Kapler
    • Greg and Virginia Kunkel in memory of Sheila Harman
    • Carol Langeaux in memory of Kay Huff, Pat Dunkel, and Jim Langeaux
    • Peter and Kristen Larson in memory of Jeanne Kapler

     

    • Diane and Morton Maltby in memory of Arlys Kay Huff
    • Linda McCleary in memory of Arlys Kay Huff
    • Karen and Robert Nemecek in memory of Jeanne Kapler

     

    • Phil and Christine Rezin in memory of Teresa Rezin
    • Michael Rooney in memory of Leslie Rooney
    • Cindy and Paul Sale in memory of Sheila Harman and Tom Hobson
    • Jennifer and James Schulte in memory Jeanne Kapler
    • Mary Schwinn in memory of Jeanne Kapler
    • Erin and James Seely
    • Mark and Lin Settle in memory of Jeanne Kapler
    • Bob and Sara Vancura in memory of Phil Riemenschneider
    • Kathy and Kent Waychoff in memory JoAnn Joynst
    • Sue and Tom Wehmeyer
    • Rick Zettler in memory of Bill Hughes and Jim McEwany

    In Kind

    We are so thankful for these gracious donations.
    • Angel Share Gifts
    • Beadology
    • Benchmark, Inc.
    • Blaum Bros. Distillery
    • Cedar Ridge
    • Cedar Rapids Roughriders
    • Bill & Kathie Cink
    • Eagle Ridge Resort
    • Fleck Sales
    • General Mills
    • Beth Graves
    • Scott Hammell
    • Health & Wellness Chiropractic
    • Lori Henry
    • Hills Bank & Trust
    • Hope Lodge
    • Bill Hosford
    • Hotel Kirkwood
    • Iowa Eye Center
    • Mike & Kimberly Ivester
    • ITC Midwest
    • J&A Printing
    • Jule’s Bakery
    • Karen Kubby
    • KCRG Show You Care
    • Kirkwood Community College
    • Lamar Advertising
    • Marriott Cedar Rapids
    • Mercy Print Shop
    • Mercy Women’s Center
    • Newports Flowers
    • Panera Bread Bakery & Café
    • Pat McGrath Automotive Group
    • Peck’s Flower Shop & Garden Center
    • PepsiCo
    • Promise House
    • Quaker Oats
    • Pete & June Rainbow
    • Rapids Reproduction
    • Riverside Casino & Golf Resort
    • Rockwell Collins Retirees
    • Cindy & Paul Sale
    • Starbucks
    • St. Luke’s Massage Therapy
    • TallGrass Business Resources
    • The Gazette
    • Theatre Cedar Rapids
    • University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
    • Deb Walderbach
    • Sue Wehmeyer
    • Bev Wehr
    • Wildcat Golf Course
    • Wildlife Habitat
    • Jean Young

    Corporate

     Thank you to all the local businesses that continue to support us.

     

    • Abode Construction
    • Alliant Energy Foundation Inc.
    • Ambrose & Associates
    • Anderson Financial Services, Inc.
    • Atkins Lumber Company, Inc.
    • AXA Advisors
    • Bankers Trust
    • Bank Iowa NE Side
    • Bank Iowa SW Side
    • Berthel Fisher Companies
    • Blair House Owners Association
    • Blue Grass Enterprises
    • Bohr, Dahm, Greif & Associates, P.C.
    • Bouslog Insurance Corp.
    • Bowman Woods Elementary
    • Casa Las Glorias
    • Catholic Charities
    • CCR
    • Cedar Rapids Bank & Trust Co.
    • Cedar Rapids Country Club
    • Cedar Rapids Eye Care
    • Cedar Rapids Public Library
    • Cedar Rapids Veterans Center
    • Center Point-Urbana High School
    • Chiropractic Healthcare
    • Citizen’s Bank Anamosa
    • City of Ely
    • City of Iowa City Housing Rehab
    • Clark’s Pharmacy
    • Collins Aerospace
    • Collins Community Credit Union
    • Community Savings Bank- Cedar Rapids, IA
    • Connectronics
    • Cornell College
    • Corridor Family Dentistry
    • Cottage Grove Place
    • Crystal Group
    • Culvers Lawn & Landscape
    • Curves
    • ITC Midwest
    • John F Kennedy High School
    • Linn County REC
    • Mercy Medical Center
    • Millhiser Smith Foundation
    • Murphy Memorial
    • Prairie Key Club
    • Radiation Oncology of Cedar Rapids
    • The Ghosh Center
    • TrueNorth Companies
    • U of I Community Credit Union
    • United Way of East Central Iowa
    • Unity Point/St. Luke’s
    • United Fire Group
    • Van Meter Inc.
    • West Side Transport
    • Wells Fargo Foundation
    • Worley Warehousing

    Grants

    Our work is made possible by all of your donations and the grants received from the following foundations.
    • Daybreak Rotary of Cedar Rapids-Jon Cushing Sunshine Fund
    • Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation (McGrath Automotive Group, Great America Donor Advised, Diamond V Mills, Organizational Development Grant Fund,  Lil’ Drug, Bloomhall Family)
    • Witwer Trust
    • ACT
    • Cedar Rapids Area Association or Realtors
    • Wells Fargo