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Friends of the Community Foundation

We are thankful to have generous supporters who share our vision and are committed to making our community thrive. The Community Foundation thanks the donors who give to our administrative funds which include the Community Foundation Endow Iowa Operating Fund, Community Foundation Operating Fund and Johnny Danos Professional Development Fund.

2017 Contributors to Community Foundation Administrative Funds

Samantha & Kevin Abler

AmazonSmiles Foundation

Bergetta & John Beardsley

Emily & Tom Biedenfield

Sally Boeckholt

Sara & Craig Bonney

Kelly & Michael Carstens

Sandy Hatfield Clubb & Jeff Clubb

Tracy & Franklin Codel

Patty & Jim Cownie

Ryan Crane

Richard L. Deming M.D.

Brooke & Wade Den Hartog

Teresa & Johnny Danos

Diana Deibler

Kathy & Bill Fehrman

First Giving Foundation

Allison & Jim Fleming

Barbara & Michael Gartner

Michele & Barry Griswell

Cara & Kurt Heiden

Barb & Shawn Hobson

Charlene & Lynne Horak

Joanie & Daniel Houston

Charlotte & Fred Hubbell

       

Iowa Area Development Group

Iowa Council of Foundations

Kristi & Lauren Knous

Sharon & Kyle Krause

Cathy & Steve Lacy

Mercer Investment Counsulting

Meredith Corporation Foundation

Rebecca & Patrick Murphy

Anna & Bobby Nalean

Mary O'Keefe & Jeff Nall

Beth & Sheldon Ohringer

Jill & Mark Oman

Rosemary & Jonathan Parson

Sunnie Richer & Roger Brooks

Janis & John Ruan III

Mark A. Rupprecht

Crystal & Brad Ruth

Molly & Joe Sorenson

Kris Pete-Swanson & Stacia Swanson

Gary Taylor

Angie Dethlefs-Trettin & Matt Trettin

Voya Foundation

Karla Jones-Weber & Martie Weber

Kathy & Mel Weatherwax

Lynne & Mark Yontz

2017 Contributors to the Finkbine Mansion Facility Funds

The Finkbine Mansion Facility Fund responds to current and future needs of the Finkbine Mansion. The Finkbine Mansion has been home to the Community Foundation since 2000.


Mary T.G. Bennett 

Suzie Glazer Burt Foundation

Bernard Gradoville

Brian Gradoville

James Gradoville

Michael Gradoville

Robert Gradoville

Teree Caldwell-Johnson & Vernon Johnson

Mary O'Keefe & Jeff Nall

Mary & Suku Radia

2017 Contributors to the Better Together Fund

The Better Together Fund allows the Community Foundation to respond to critical community needs as well as emerging opportunities.


Pat & Bill Baehr

Benevity Community Impact Fund

Jan Berg

Nancy Bone

Valeska & Fred Buie

Marilyn & Russ Carlson

James Carney

Joyce & Rick Chapman

Nancy & Gordon Cheesman

Catherine Bennett & Graham Cook

Gardner & Florence Cowles Foundation

Teresa & Johnny Danos

Richard L. Deming M.D.

Patricia & Robert Denson

Des Moines Golf and Country Club

Janice Dickinson

Carole Villeneuve & Douglas Dorner

Eastern Polk Community Foundation Recreation & Trails

Nora & David Everett

Mary & Robert Fanter

James W. Fleming Revocable Trust

Shayla & Joel From

Mary & John Gordon

Adrienne Greenwald

Ann & Terry Harrman

Nancy Hewitt

Ted Heying

Charlotte & Fred Hubbell Foundation

Debbie & Mike Hubbell

Teree Caldwell-Johnson & Vernon Johnson

Julia Lawler & Scott Johnson

Junior League of Des Moines, Inc.

Melissa Alto-Kintigh

Nancy & William Knapp

Betty Willis Koch

       

Linda & Thomas Koehn

Deborah & James Koolhof

Caroline Levine

Kaye & Dick Lozier

Erik Lucas

Janice & Brian McGarvey

Jerilynn & Craig Mickelson

Loree & David Miles

Polly V. Moore

Brenda & Bernard Mouw

Doris Jean & Owen J. Newlin

Mary & Glenn Oberlin

Josie & Jim O'Halloran

Mary & Dale Parker

Steven Person

Camille & Edward Power

Proteus Club

Judith Reel

Brett Roberts

Ellen Robinson Property Management Trust

Jacklyn Van Ekeren Romp & William Romp

Mark Rupprecht

Seidler Foundation

Ashley & Michael Shafer

Nancy & Scott Shafer

Lyn & Brian Shiffler

Peggy Fisher & Larry Stelter

Martha & Douglas Stetzel

Peggy & Charles Strief

Dawn Taylor

Carol Vavra

Nancy Welch

Lynn Wichern

Deborah Wiley

Susie & Jay Wilson

 

2017 In-Kind Contributors

Johni Hays

Jayne & George Hiller

Junior Achievement of Central Iowa

       

Meredith Corporation

Mevyn Group

Red Noise LLC