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Executive Producers $15,000+

Bravo Greater Des Moines

Craig and Betty Miller


Producers $10,000-$14,999


American Enterprise

Iles Funeral Homes

Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs

Polk County Board of Supervisors

Shubert Foundation

Playwrights $5,000 - $9,999

Kum & Go Foundation

Eddie and Sharilyn Mauro

Miller Mechanical Specialties


C. Dean Carlson

Trudy Hurd

Kay Myers

Michael Simonson


Directors - $2,500 - $4,999

EMC Insurance Foundation

Iowa Foundation for Education Environment and the Arts

Strategic America

West Bank

Mike and Ann Gersie

Richard Maynard and Janice Gaumer

Douglas and Deborah West


Designers - $1,000 - $2,499

Advisors Charitable Fund


Iowa Diamond

The Meredith Corporation Foundation

The Puffin Foundation


Pamela Bass Bookey and Harry Bookey

Bert Berkley

Etta Berkowitz

Mary Bryant

Greg and Sharon Chlebicki

Sue Dittmer and Bonnie Hodson

Stuart Feldstein

Paul and Janet Ferrone

Sarah Frank

Sarah Garst

Kim Grimaldi

Dr. Jim and Mary Ellen Kimball

Bill and Nancy Main

Mark and Janet Rosenbury

Neil and Debra Salowitz

Michael Tallman

Fritz Wehrenberg and Jennie LeGates

Dale Weigel

Paul Woodard


Artists - $500 - $999

Jim Anderson and Byron Huff

Mark and Deborah Blaedel

Mark Burnett

Christine Cameron

Judy and Lawrence Deutch

Dr. Douglas Dorner and Carole Villeneuve

Kevin Geiken

John Goerdt and Jean Allen

Joel and Debra Hade

Lea and Beryl Halterman

Jill and Rich Hansen

Pat Headley

Brad Holland and Joe Raetz

John and Mary Holwell

Allison and Scott Kirkpatrick

Wayne Kischer

Charles Kuba

Heidi and Jeff Mason

Gary Moore

James and Frankee Oleson

Stuart Oxer and Dr. Wendi Harris

Ruth Quinn

Janice Reinicke

Sylvia Richards

Travis Rychnovskym

Jeanie and Bill Smith

Dan and Jill Stevenson

Lori Sulzberger

Carl and Susan Voss

Emily Webb

John Wild

Connie Wimer Trust

Art and Sue Wittmack




$250 - $499

Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines


James Autry and Sally Pederson

Elisabeth Ballstadt

Teresa Baustian

LaTisha Boothe and Fiona Watson

Rae Fehring

Sharon and Dennis Goldford

Linda Gomez

Lois Harms

Patricia Headley

Laura Jordan

Helen Kimes

Barbara Martin

Jim and Carole Meade

Peter and Patricia Pashler

Lettie Prell

David and Leslie Sheridan

David Simpson and Holly Klotz

Steve and Jeri Skram

Kristi and Dick Spoth

Andrew and Sarah Susanin

Louis and Dragana Veneziano


$100 - $249

Talent Limited


David and Kristy Barzen

Gwyn Beattie and Larry Halverson

Cornelia Bertelsen

Laurie Bishop

Steven and Michelle Bolton King

Penny Brockelsby

Sandra Bruggemann

Michelle Delury

John Domini

Dr. David Drake and Claire Cumbie-Drake, JD

Lauren Dursky

Sondra Eddings

Michael Egel

Carole Frier

Joyce Gale

Drew and Dawn Gentsch

Kevin Goetzl

Charles Goldman

Kristopher and Kathryn Gregersen

James and Terry Hammer

Craig Hanken

Patricia Hannam

Daniel and Kim Haymes

Paul Heinen

Jeff Heltman

Patricia Henson

Steve and Karen Herwig

Daryl Howell and Gaye Wiekierak

Julia Ingersoll

Steve and Joy Laudick

Deanna Lehl

Amy Licht

Jon and Hannah Lindgren

David and Jennifer Lorbiecki

Marcy Luft

Roger Maddux

Kristine Maggard

Adam Mason

John McGowan

Dana McIver

Matthew McIver

Katy Merriman

Ginger and Terry Monson

Marilyn Mueller

Cathy Murphy

Eolo Nizzi II

Jennifer and Justin Nostrala

Wolfgang and Lesia Oesterreich

Muriel and Jim Pemble

Valerie Pugh

Lawrence Rissman

Sherry Robinson

Mark and Barbara Schmidt

Bert and Nancy Schroeder

David Sheridan

Kerry Skram

Elise Sorbo

Robert and Sandra Tatge

Jeff TeGrotenhuis

Chuck Wall

John Washburn

Anne and Ivan Webber

Ginnie and Robert Wheeler

Allison and Trevor Wild

Shea Wild

William and Gertrude Wild

Susan Wright

Robin and Russ Vanderhoef

Adam Yankowy and Eric Olmscheid


$50 - $99

Dennis and Sheila Adamson

Ryan and Jennifer Albers

Peter and Abby Bauland

Julie Betts

Sandra Clark

Christine Cook

Chris Dusenbery

Grace Eckley

David Felton

Michael Guanci

Francine Griffith

Edward and Victoria Hertko

Jody Ingersoll

Janet Johnson

Kerry Jurgens

Lowell and Marilyn Kramme

Marilyn and Robert Kruse

William Lackermann

Deanna Lehl

Zachary Mannheimer

Dianna Mason

Bruce and Liz McCabe

Paul Novak

Saddlery Restaurant

Courtney Reyes and Kate Lyon

James Serpento

Jim Sinclair

Phyllis Strasser

William Summers and Robin Kline

Nancy Thompson

Janet and Thomas Thurtell

Robert and Michelle Tremmel

Roberta Vann and Fred Lorenz

Jane Warren

Jerry and Margaret Weiner

Barbara Wells


Up to $49

Louise Alcorn

Louise Bylicki

Adam Haselhuhn

Kathryn Hellstern

Patrica Hipple

Courtney Kayser

Melisa Klimaszewski

Kerrie Liedtke

Rose Milligan

Sandra and Timon Oujiri

Carol Palmer and Dan Chase

Dante Plush

Jacqueline Porter

Kenneth and Donna Reams

Timothy Rose

Dave Roszak

Ashley Schaeffer

Jessica Van Essen




Richard Maynard - Trudy Hurd

Zoe Murphy - Cathy Murphy

Benjamin Sheridan - Christine Cameron

Dakota Sommer - Ruth Quinn



In Honor of Judy Conlin's Birthday

Richard Maynard and Janice Gaumer

In Honor of Paul Mostrom

Etta Berkowitz


In Memory of Jack Balcombe

Dr. Jim and Mary Ellen Kimball

Richard Maynard and Janice Gaumer


In Memory of The Drama Workshop

Valerie Pugh


In Memory of Sarah Frank

Dr. Jim and Mary Ellen Kimball


In Memory of Casey Gradischnig

Dr. Jim and Mary Ellen Kimball


In Memory of Christopher Hade

Joel and Debra Hade


In Memory of Jeanne Hopson

Etta Berkowitz

Dr. Jim and Mary Ellen Kimball


In Memory of Marita Mastrofski

The children of Marita Mastrofski


In Memory of Larry Link

Talent Limited


In Memory of Rich Richards

Chris Dusenbery

Sylvia Richards



Davis, Brown, Koehn, Shors & Roberts. P.C. – Jonathan Wilson

Ingenuity Company – Joe Benesh


$5,000 - $9,999

Hoxie’s Addition

Iles Funeral Homes

Laura Jordan

KSOI Radio Station 91.9 FM

Made possible through a gift from Dr. James and Mary Ellen Kimball


$2,500 - $4,999

Purcell Printing


$1,000 - $2,499

Iowa Diamond – Chuck Kuba


Corporate Matching Gifts and Corporate Volunteer Program

Thanks to our business friend for matching the personal gifts of employees and making contributions in honor of volunteer hours worked by employees

ARAG North America, Inc. Patricia Hannam

MidAmerican Energy Foundation – Steven Laudick

Nationwide Foundation – Sue Dittmer


Matching Gift Companies and/or Volunteer Programs

A great way to maximize your support

Aetna Foundation, Inc.

Bank of America

Bank of the West

Century Link

Delta Dental of Des Moines




Maytag Corporation Foundation

Meredith Corporation

Mid American Energy

Nationwide Foundation

Pella Corporation

Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.

Raccoon Valley Bank Charitable Foundation

The Wellmark Foundation

Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Wells Fargo

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Craig & Betty


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