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List updated April 30, 2020.

Major Supporters

$500-$4,999 per year

Mary Chris Adams
Dan Adler
Sidney Armstrong
Ed and Mary Barrett
Stephen Baum
Paul Brown
Skylar Browning
John Brueggeman
Patricia Bruens
Vincent Crisci
Judy Fay
Thaddeus Fedoruk
Linda and Sandy Gallanter
Drew Geiger
Edward Grandstaff
Carl Haefling
Keith Hammonds
Cynthia Hoelscher
Jerry Horton
Charles Johnson
Patricia Keegan and Tom Lennon
Emily Kelly
Gregar Lind
William Lyon
Alyssa MacDonald
Sherry Meador
Ronald Miglini
Christopher Nicolosi
Sam Popkin
Mary Lee and Rick Reese
Mark Sanz
Jessie Schandelson
William Scott
Daniel Short
Nancy Stephens
Dan and Jackie Swanson
Kristin Tessman
Sheffield Van Buren
Angus Vaughan
Sarah Vowell
Michael Wickes
Lauren Wilson

Benefactor

$100-$499 per year

Roberta Ahlquist
Marjorie Albers
Gustaf Alstromer
Richard Altemus
Mark Anderson
Timothy Anderson
Kate Arpin
David Ashley
Eden Atwood
Adela Awner
Clark Babcock
Jim Baerg
Will Ballew
Theo and Metta Barnhart
Jed Barton
Lindsey Bashore
Janice Benham
Sue Bennett
Bill Berg
Jeremy Berrian
Paul Bertelli
Elizabeth Best
Jane Bestor
Laurie Bishop
Christie Blaskovich
Jenifer Blumberg
Sandra Bolles
Sheila Bonnand
Andrea & Nathan Bourne
Cary Brazeman
Wendy Brendeb
Jacqueline Brennan
Jim Britain
Derek Brouwer
Robert Brown
Nancy Brown
Jan Brown
Darrell and Maribeth Brown-Rothwell
Ed Brunsvold
William Bryan
Shawn Bryant
Chris Bryant
Gary Buchanan
John Bushnell
Patricia Butler
Robert Callaway
Mary Camuso
C.T. Canterbury
Linda Caricaburu
Amy Carlson
Ellen Chaffee
Michael Chapman
Carla Cobb
Teresa Cohea
Sophia Collier
Christopher Combs
John Conlan
Sheila Conners
Randy Connors
Joshua Conrad
John Conyngham
David Cooper
Frances Coover
Lisa and Tom Cordingley
John Correia
Michael Cotter
Sara Cox
Jessica Crist Graybill
Jean Dahlman
William Dakin
Brad Dalton
Karen Davidson
Lloyd Davison
Emily Dean
John DeBoer
Jason Delmue
Laura DeNuccio
Randy Dietrich
Lloyd Dinkelspiel
Kristi DuBois
Amy Duclos
Kimberly Dudik
Erwin Dunbar
Steven Eagle
Paul Edwards
Carol Edwards
Susan Effertz
Bob Ellenbecker
Tracy Ellig
Denise Elliott
Colleen Elliott
Kevin Ellis
Lauran Emerson
Bill Emkow
Larry Epstein
Diane Evans
Eric Feaver
Natalie Findell
Tammi Fisher
Ross Fitzgerald
Sarah Fitzgerald
Diane Fladmo
Fred and Judith Flanders
Ramona Flightner
Tom Flowers
Matthew Foley and Suzanne Becker
Jeff Folsom
Siri Forsman-Sims
Susan and Ronald Foster
Paul Foster
Benjamin Fowlkes
Susan Fox
Ralph Franklin
Joice Franzen
Robert Freed
Amanda Freeman
Racene Friede
Janice Frisch
Tim Fry
Moffie Funk
Elizabeth Gans
Tatiana Gant
Dexter Geiger
Mary Ann George
Ann Geracimos
Malcolm Gilbert
Robert Gilbreath
Kristine Glenn
Richard Gockel
Susan Good Geise
Loretta Goodenbour
Genie Goodman
Ann Clary Gordon
Christine Graesser
Elaina Graham
B.J. Granbery
Nora Gray
Rob Gregoire
Barbara Gregovich
Daryl Grenz
Nik Griffith
Robert Guillou
Shan Guisinger
Roger Hagan
Mary Hall
Sybille Hanson
Marjorie Hanson
Henry Happel
Emily Harris
Cuyler Harvey
Jodi Hausen
Susan Hay Patrick
Denise Hayman
Rick & Jane Hays
Andrew Hazelton
Dennis Heinzig
Jean Heisler
William Helsper
Johnathan Hettinger
Mike Hill
Sam Hines
Jacqueline Holland
Mary Holt
Winifred Horne
Harry Houze
Eleanora Howard
Joy Howell
Mark Huber
Jim Huffman
Lucretia Humphrey
Boswell Hutson
Bonnie Hykes
Liz Ickes
Franz and Christine Igler
Simon Ilett
Dwaine Iverson
Paul Jacquay
Sarah Jaeger
Kathy James
Sophie Janney
Bobbi and Edwin Jasmin
Jim Jensen
Joyce Jensen
Mary Johnson
Michael Johnson
Carroll Jones
Robert Judd
Mark Juedeman
Ruth Juris
Mike Kadas
Leslie Kaercher
Brian Kahn
Marie Kall
Travis Kavulla
Patricia Keane-Richmond
Tom Keiser
Sheila Kelly
Eloise Kendy
Linda Kenoyer
Bob Kiesling
Scott Kinner
Daniel Klein
Geoffrey Kloske
Tom Kotynski
Jasmine Krotkov
Mary Louise Krumm
Charles Kuether
Caroline Kurtz
Ed Kushner
Susan Lake
Kirby Lambert
Michael Lang
Kim Lapp
Linda Lee
Nancy Leifer
Justin Lesbirel
Dave Lewis
Geri Lincoln
Kate Lindner
Dan Lloyd
Alee Lockman
Sasha Loewen
Dave Loomis
Tristan Loper
Ross Lundstrom
Mark Mackin
Jaime MacNaughton
Joel Maes
Jim and Deb Maher
Jeff Mangan
Deena Mansour
Tony and Carol Marino
Nancy Marks
Kristin Marshall
D Kathleen Martin
Patrick Martin
Melody Martinsen
Kathleen Masis
Loreen Matsushima
Robin Matthews
Barbara Maxwell
Janele McCall
Linda McCulloch
Randy McDowell
Rebecca McLaughlin
Beth McLaughlin
Angela McLean
Mary McNally
Doug McSpadden
Billy McWilliams
Mari Messinger
John Meyer
Patrick Michaelsen
Louis Miles
Kathy Milodragovich
Maxwell Milton
Terry Minow
Harry Mitchell
Mary and Duane Moe
Graydon Moll
Joan Montagne
John Moore
Karel Morales
Shane Morigeau
Roy Morris
Virginia Morris
Ken Morrison
James Morrison
L.A. Mutschler
Aidan Myhre
Alycia Nathe
Vicki Nelson
Gaius Nelson
Cora Neumann
Alan and Nancy Nicholson
Michelle Nielsen
Karen Nielsen
Catherine Nolan
Brenda Nordlund
Chris Nygren
Tim O’Leary
Heather O’Loughlin
Nancy O’Brien
Amy Olson
Alan Olson
Susie Orr
Nader Oskoui
Michael Pace
Kristin Page-Nei
Reilly Parisot
Eleanor Parker
Eva Patten
Sharon Patton-Griffin
Les Pederson
Margaret Perryman
Glenn Person
Jeffrey Peterson
Jim Peterson
Robert Peterson
Nicholas Peterson
Lawrence Pettit
Jill Pierpont
Natasha Platt
Donald Pogreba
Sally Porter
Victoria Porter
Raymond Porter
Barbara and Dennis Prager
Amelia Psmythe Seger
Rick Pyfer
Lizzy Raffin
Deb Rainey
Allison Ramsey
Holly Raser
Pamela Rasmussen
Wilbur Rehmann
Robert Rezek
C. Kenneth Richardson
Sierra Richmond
Sheila Roberts
Dain Rodwell and Yvonne Brutger
Anita Roessmann
Zack Rogala
Deborah Rogala
Bernard Rose
Bridget Rule
Kristin Ruppel
Marguerite Ryan
barbara sample
Gregory Sapire
Ericka Schenck
Dax Schieffer
Matt Schmechel
Jay Schmidt
Elaine Schoyen
Joan Segall
Heather Segrest
Makenna Sellers
Stephen Seninger and Daphne Herling
Mary Sexton
Janet Seymour
Valerie Shearer
Susan Shepard
Steve Shirley
Wade Sikorski
Jeff Sillick
Ron Silvers
Matthew Singer
Kevin & Sigrid Skeen
Rosana Skelton
Tresa Smith
Jeremy Smith
Pat Smith
Rebecca Spring
Dana Stabenow
Corey Stapleton
Geoff Stephens
Ed Stevenson
Peter Strauss
Alex Street
Daniel Struckman
John Sullivan
Cassandra Sunell and Pat Noonan
Jan Sutton
Gigi Swenson
Frank Szollosi
Dillon Tabish
Kenneth Taylor
Faye Tazawa
Karla Theilen
Ednor Therriault
Elizabeth Thiel
Archie Thomas
Richard Thweatt
Monica Tranel
Marilyn Trenfield
Chyril Turner
Sandra Tutvedt
Timm Twardoski
Brad Tyer
Charles Udell
Brian Upton
Alexandra Van Pernis
Jeff Van Tine
Erin Vang
Kenneth Vanwye
Linda Vaughey
Carole von Eschen
John Walden
Wanda Walker
Karen Walsh
Sara Walsh
Bryce Ward
Ron and Ann Waterman
Jay Weiner
Amy Weiss
Margaret Wherry
Nadia White
William Whitsitt
Leif Wickland
Carolyn Widman
Gary Wiens
Wayne Williams II
Bente Winston
Emily Wolfe
Charlene Woodcock
Elliott Woods
Craig Woolard
Margaret Wright
Michael Yelinek
Heidi Youmans
Richard Young
Patricia Zellar

Supporter

$1-$99 per year

Kiah Abbey
Linda and Jim Adams
Jim Adams
Laurie Albright
Marty Almquist
Shirley Atkins
Nilesh Babariya
William Baker
Dorlan Bales
Barbara Banchero
Uri Barnea
Mary Barrett
Bryan Barrett-Catton
Len Barson
Catherine Beall
Lyrae Becker
Carissa Beckwith
Linda Beischel
Daniel Belcourt
Daniel Biehl
Robin Biffle
Patricia Bik
Jo Dee Black
Eleanor Blitzer
John Blodgett
Allie Blum
Carole Boerner
Micah Bogage
Jeff Bollman
Faye Boom
Barbara Boorman
John and Julia Borgreen
Wendy Bowlin
Karin Boyd
Pamela Boyd
Pam Braaten
Pat Bradley
Betsy Brandborg
Abigail Breuer
Jessica Brewer
Debora Brown
Deborah Brown
Claudia Brown
Derek Brown
Joan Brownell
Tom Brownscombe
Dan Bucks
Barbara Burkland
Paul Calabro
Kathy Caldwell
Steve Caldwell
Lisa Calliham
Randy Carpenter
Shane Castle
Wayne Chamberlin
Amy Cilimbug
Blake Cilwick
Janet Clark
Claudia Clifford
Cathy Cloepfil
Andrew Connor
Cathy & Ned Cooney
David Cooper
Judy Cornelius-Hawk
Phyllis Cottle
Dan Coughlin
Randy Cowan
Mary Craigle
David Crisp
Anna Crotty
J.P. Crowley
Steven Cunningham
Tucker Cunningham
Warren Davis
Victor Davis
Lucy Dayton and Mark O’Keefe
Jody Deschenes
Deborah Dick
Sue and Bob Dickenson
Joanne Dornan
Paul Dostal
Kathryn Downie
Jon Drewsen
Mary Catherine Dunphy
Mary Ann Dunwell
Joe Easton
Trudy Eden
Mark Egge
Sheldon Ekland-Olson
Susan Elliott
Nick Engler
Jeffrey Essmann
Charles Evans
Paula Evitts
Krystal Faulkner
Dorothy Filson
Christina Fox
Loren Franklin
Allison Franz
Ivy Fredrickson
Claude Garon
Alison Gauthier
John Gayusky
Connie Genger
Linda Gillison
Karin Gjording
Mark Good
Ronald Greenwood
Linda Gryczan
Marilyn Guggenheim
Hannah Gullickson
Liz Gundersen
Ann Haggett
Edwin Hall
Troy Hallsell
Gregory Hallsten
Linda Halstead-Acharya
William Hamilton
Kevin Hamm
Ryan Hammon
Deborah Hanson
John Harrington
James Harrison
George Hart
Kameron Hartfield
James Hartung
K.C. Hayes
Alice Hecht
Anne Hedges
Nate Hegyi
John Heidke
Arthur Held
Bryher Herak
Julie Hitchcock
Max Hjortsberg
Tim Holmes
Roger Hopkins
Gwen Hoppe
Melissa Hornbein
Sharon Horner
Eileen Hostetler
Verne House
Jadon Hudson
Julie Huntington
Brian Hybner
John Ilgenfritz and Sheena Wilson
John Iverson
Steven Janzen
Gerry and Charles Jennings
Craig Jewell
Gregory Johnson
Julie Johnson
Peter Johnson
Shelley Johnson
Derf Johnson
Cindy Johnson
Bill Jones
Mike Jopek
Kathy Jordan
Beth Kaeding
Alicia Kennedy
Ita Killeen
Linda King
Nell Kirchhoff
Perri Knize
Thea Koehler
Martha Kohl
Susan Kohler
Jill Kolodziej
Gary Kraudelt
Melissa Kwasny
Dan Lambson
Joe Lamson
Lynne Lansdon
Vance Larsen
Lane and Lynn Larson
Gladys Lavonne Larson
Morgan and Mindy Leach
Trish Leasure
Noreen Lehfeldt
Pam Lemelin
Joy Lewis
Norma Linsky
Amy Livezey
William Lombardi
Ellen Lomega
Joseph Loos
Tristan Loper
Kimberly Lugthart
Anthony Lukes
Patricia Lynam
Gina MacIlwraith
Beth Madden
Marianne Madler
Beverly Magley
Stephen Maly
Richard Mangan
William Marcus
Rebecca Marie Sayre
Noel Marshall
Larry Martin
Elizabeth Marum
Caitlin Masingill
Kristine Mather
Jen McBride
Clint McFarlin
Kathleen McGowan
Carter McGrath
Ashley McGrath
Carol McKerrow and Don Harriott
Scott McMillion
Megan McNamer
John McNaught
Debra McNeill
Marta Meengs
Scott Meredith
Scott Metzger
Jeff Milchen
Carol Miller
Alex Miller
Brooke Miller
Taffy Miller
Susan Misgen
Kathryn Mohar
Deborah Monaghan
Stacy Montemayor
Terry Moore
Sabre Moore
Megan Moore
Jim Moore
Sabella Moreno
Anne Morrison
Audrey Moss
Christopher Muller
Pauline Murray
Claudia Narcisco
Kristine Nelson
George Nickas
Jacqueline Norris
Patrick Northrup
John O’Brien
Phillip Odegard
Dustin Ogdin
Preston Oliver
Allen Oster
Dale Ostrom
Paul Pacini
Mary Parker
Jim Parker
Alan Parker
Sheila Parker
Jennifer Paterson
Lars Phillips
Andrea Pickens
Linda Pierce
Loren Pinski
Carlo Porteen
Joan Porter
Jamie Potenberg
Brandy Powers
Bernadette Powers
Richard Prodgers
Ron Pulcini
Susan Pyper
Brad Racino
Doug Rand
Kimberly Reed
Arlyne and Greg Reichert
Heidi Rex
Martha Rhoades
Michael Rhodes
Susan Ridgeway
Hannah Riedl
Kathie Riggs
Mary Riitano
Wendy Riley
Alice Robison
Shelby Rogala
Kristen Rosa
A.C. Rothenbuecher
Robert and Kiki Rydell
Dirk Schenck
Peter Schermerhorn
Robert Schleicher
Tiffany Schmidt
Anne Schmitz
Gary Schnicke
Jeanette Schultz
George Schunk
Rebecca Schuster
Joy Schuster
Nate Schweber
Dallas Seaber and Renee Berglund
Linda Semones
Timothy Sharp
Stuart Shay
Susan Sheard
Harlan Shropshire
Darlene Sievert
Sheryl Small
Stuart Smith
Dylan Smith
Lauren Smith
Jeffrey Smith
Morgan Smith
Susanna Soper
Olivia Splinter
Mark Spring
Charlie Stalnaker
Nathan Stein
Patti Steinmuller
David Steinmuller
Alicia Stickney
Jared Stine
Ibnar Stratibus
Jean Stromnes
Janis Strout
Virginia Sullivan
Sahra Susman
Doug Swanson
Jennifer Swearingen
Chuck Swenson
Dennis Swibold
Danny Tenenbaum
Linda Thomas
Horace and Valerie Thompson
Michael Tucker
David Uberuaga
Sandi Vashro
Patrick Vaughan
Marianne Vigeland
Alex Vlmas
Mike Volesky
Heather Volkoff
Harold Vosen
Bob Wall
Stewart Walsh
Brian Walsh
Jane and Jim Weber
Nadyne Weissman
Linda Wheeler
Eric Whitney
Josh Wike
Lucia Williams
Bob Williams
Emily Witcher
Bill Woodcock
Tom Woods
Clem Work
John Wright
Don Wright
James Yard
Martha M Yee
Thyrza Zabriskie
Hugh and Karen Zackheim
Gregory Zell
Janet Zimmerman
Robert Zinke
Geneva Zoltek