Donor Thank Yous

Loyalty Groups

These donors have shown their support through sizeable one-time contributions or cumulative giving, faithful yearly contributions, or future legacy gifts. Click each category to learn more.

Patrons

Patrons are individuals who make an Annual Fund gift of $250 to $999.

  • Anonymous (13)
  • William Barker & Susan Paskewitz
  • Tom Bartelt
  • Clint & Jo Anna Bauch
  • Linda Ciofu Baumann
  • William & Laura Bird
  • Allan & Margaret Bogue
  • Ruth Bronston
  • Christopher & Peggy Bugg
  • Doug & Cynthia Carlson
  • Nancy Ciezki
  • Mark & Janice Cis
  • Frank & Mary Ann Cook
  • Sarah Day
  • Fred & Ivy Edelman
  • Jean Espenshade
  • Robert Esser
  • Mary Pat Feifarek
  • Steve & Mary Fix
  • Thurman & Betty Fox
  • Mary Gallagher
  • David & Catherine Gillman
  • Frank Goodin & Karen McLaughlin
  • Barry Guinn
  • Donald Hausch & Joanne Thomson
  • Cindi Henige
  • Penny Hubbard
  • Frederick Kelcz & Sheryl Popuch
  • Michael & Beverly Kienitz
  • Robert Koehler
  • James & Joan Krikelas
  • Barbara Landes & Paul Sullivan
  • Annrita Lardy
  • Kent Lesandrini
  • Caroline & Jim Liedtke
  • John & Janet Petry Lubniewski
  • Joan Lundin
  • Stewart Macaulay
  • Jim & Susie Madden
  • Theodore Maglio & Sarah Bland
  • Gerald & Barbara Marwell
  • Brent & Deborah McCown
  • Paul & Jane McGann
  • Wendy Fearnside & Bruce Meier
  • Don & Mary Metz
  • Thomas & Irene Meyer
  • John & Betty Moore
  • Gail Nordheim
  • Bob O'Neill
  • Paul J. Patenaude
  • Mary Pautz
  • Doreen Peterson
  • Nancy Rebholz
  • Myra Reilly
  • Anne & Richard Rhyme
  • Lorraine & Gary Roberts
  • Ron & Cathy Rotter
  • Barbara Samuel
  • Frank Sasse & Mary Louise Gomez
  • Patrick & Dana Scheckel
  • Fritz, Lindsey, and Zaila
  • Dolly Schoenberg
  • Elmira & L.H. Schultz
  • Dorothy Swennes
  • Caryl & Robert Terrell
  • John Thomas
  • Dennis Thompson & Rosanne Theis
  • Judith Thompson
  • Bruce Tulloch
  • Mudit Tyagi & Amy Karon
  • Gwen Ulijasz
  • Robert & Marjorie Van Handel
  • Steve Wajda & Deborah Brandt
  • Karen Warren
  • Ela & Robert Waterman
  • Frank & Diane Zillner

Stewards

Stewards are individuals who make an Annual Fund gift of $1,000 or more.

  • Anonymous (13)
  • Ethel Allen
  • A. Roy Anderson
  • Mary & David Anderson
  • Richard Arnesen
  • Allen Arntsen
  • Alicia & Hubert Ashman
  • Marian Ashman
  • Richard & Elizabeth Askey
  • George Austin & Martha Vukelich-Austin
  • Diane Ballweg
  • Charles & Elizabeth Barnhill
  • Sandra Bass
  • Tom & Sally Basting
  • Sue & Ellis Bauman
  • Jim Berbee & Karen Walsh
  • Ray & Joyce Berdal
  • Anne Bolz
  • Philip & Helen Bradbury
  • Jim & Libby Bradley
  • Marcia Bradley
  • Angie & Rich Brown
  • Ken & Mary Burbach
  • Andrew & Anna Burish
  • Mary P. Burke
  • James Cain & Miriam Simmons
  • Richard & Emily Campbell
  • Bradley Cantrell & Patrick Flanagan
  • Nancy & Chuck Carpenter
  • Richard Chandler & Heidi Pankoke
  • Allen Chase
  • Dianne Christensen
  • Lau & Bea Christensen
  • Dean Clark
  • Peter Clark
  • Mary Alice Coan
  • Susan Connell-Magee
  • Mildred & Marv Conney
  • Anne & Tim Connor
  • Dan & Pat Cornwell
  • Robert & Sally Ann Cox
  • Ted & Barbara Crabb
  • James Crow
  • Ron Daggett
  • Dan & Lisa Danford
  • David & Janet Daniel
  • Tom DeChant & Paul Gibler
  • Diane & Robert Dempsey
  • Sue Denholm
  • Barbara Dimick
  • Kathryn Elwers
  • Richard A. Erney
  • Ellen Esser
  • Robert & Barbara Essock
  • George Fait
  • Ann L. Falconer
  • John & Coleen Flad
  • John & Jeanne Flesch
  • Jeanette Foster
  • Marie Fraser
  • Albert Friedman & Susan Tikalsky
  • Carol Froistad
  • Marc & Eve Galanter
  • Mary Ellen Gerloff
  • Amy Gilliland
  • Dick Goldberg & Lisa Munro
  • Irwin Goodman
  • Robert Goodman
  • Robert Gooze
  • Charles & Linda Gorchels
  • Don & Romona Gritzmacher
  • Ida Haaker
  • David Hague
  • David Hall & Margie Devereaux
  • Hazel A. Hansen
  • Myrtle & Hazel Hansen
  • Constance Hegerfeld
  • Carroll Heideman
  • Robert & Carroll Heideman
  • David Henige & Janice Behn
  • Duncan Highsmith & Ana Ara
  • John & Linda Hughes
  • Willard Hurst
  • John & Karen Icke
  • Margaret Jensen
  • Rosemary Johnson
  • Rosemary Johnson
  • Lee & Rosemary Jones
  • Alfred Kadushin
  • Michelle Kamin
  • Bonita Stein Kammer
  • Barbara Karlen
  • Jesse & Nevin Kaysen
  • Jerry & Carol Kelly
  • Patricia Krueger
  • Joseph Krupp & Diana Grove
  • Stu Levitan
  • Marvin J. Levy
  • Dolores Lillge
  • Laura Linden
  • Jane Lindsay
  • Neil & Lori Lonergan
  • Barbara Widder-Lowry & Paul Lowry
  • Anne Lucke
  • James Luckow
  • Jack Lussier
  • Richard & Mary Lynch
  • Jessica & Scott Mac Naughton
  • Stanley Marten
  • Josephine Hirsig Martin
  • Hal & Christy Mayer
  • Nancy A. McGill
  • Patricia Meloy
  • John & Linda Merrill
  • Charles & Sally Miley
  • Fred & Mary Mohs
  • Tom & Nancy Mohs
  • Stephen D. Morton
  • Dipesh Navsaria & Rania Huntington
  • Lois Nelson
  • Urban Land Interests
  • Diane Nienow
  • Allan & Eleanor Odden
  • Jim & Judy Olson
  • Barbara Oreel
  • Penrod Osterkil Family
  • Peter Ostlind
  • Angela Paratore
  • Anthony Parrish
  • Terrance & Judith Paul
  • Jane Pearlmutter & Stephen Scheibel
  • Mary Ellen Peters
  • Philip & Rhonda Plourd
  • Karen & Tom Ragatz
  • Glenn Reinl & Sara Krebsbach
  • Blaine & Kim Renfert
  • Mark & Tammy Riordan
  • Robert Ritger
  • James & Jane Roeber
  • Cheryl Rosen Weston
  • James & Carol Ruhly
  • Helen Matheson Rupp Estate
  • Margaret Navarre Saaf
  • William & Leah Sandholm
  • James Schad & Celia Kiela
  • Douglas Schewe
  • Robert Schmid
  • Joan Schmit
  • Carol & Dean Schroeder
  • Ron Schwarz & Laura Moberly
  • Andrew & Kristin Seaborg
  • Sara Sherkow
  • William & Katherine Sieker
  • A. Neil & Margaret Skinner
  • Josephine Stack
  • Mary & Rob Stroud
  • Thomas E. Terry
  • George & Catherine Tesar
  • Sheryl Thies
  • Natalie Tinkham
  • Susan & Robert Titus
  • John & Carol Toussaint
  • Anne Traynor
  • Dorothy & Robert Troller
  • Phyllis Turner
  • Linda S. VandenBerg Estate
  • Michael Verveer
  • Chris Wagner
  • Michael & Ann Waidelich
  • Tripp & Nancy Widder
  • Barbara Williams
  • Joseph Nash Williams
  • Paul & Coe Williams
  • Royce Williams
  • Tom Wolfe & Pat Powers
  • Lewis & Eletise Wolman
  • David Wood & Jane Doughty
  • Pam & Clint Woodman
  • Chantal Worzala
  • Alex Young & Nancy Pandhi
  • John Zeinemann
  • Anne Zellhoefer

Carnegie Circle

Donors become part of Carnegie Circle when they reach the $5,000 mark in cumulative giving.

  • Anonymous (37)
  • Ethel Allen
  • A. Roy Anderson
  • Richard Arnesen
  • Allen Arntsen
  • Alicia & Hubert Ashman
  • Richard & Elizabeth Askey
  • George Austin & Martha Vukelich-Austin
  • Diane Ballweg
  • Charles & Elizabeth Barnhill
  • Sandra Bass
  • Tom & Sally Basting
  • Sue & Ellis Bauman
  • Jim Berbee & Karen Walsh
  • Anne Bolz
  • Philip & Helen Bradbury
  • Jim & Libby Bradley
  • Angie & Rich Brown
  • Ken & Mary Burbach
  • Andrew & Anna Burish
  • Mary P. Burke
  • James Cain & Miriam Simmons
  • Richard & Emily Campbell
  • Bradley Cantrell & Patrick Flanagan
  • Nancy & Chuck Carpenter
  • Richard Chandler & Heidi Pankoke
  • Allen Chase
  • Dianne Christensen
  • Lau & Bea Christensen
  • Dean Clark
  • Peter Clark
  • Mary Alice Coan
  • Mildred & Marv Conney
  • Anne & Tim Connor
  • Dan & Pat Cornwell
  • Robert & Sally Ann Cox
  • Ted & Barbara Crabb
  • James Crow
  • Ron Daggett
  • Dan & Lisa Danford
  • David & Janet Daniel
  • Tom DeChant & Paul Gibler
  • Diane & Robert Dempsey
  • Sue Denholm
  • Barbara Dimick
  • Kathryn Elwers
  • Richard A. Erney
  • Ellen Esser
  • George Fait
  • Ann L. Falconer
  • John & Coleen Flad
  • John & Jeanne Flesch
  • Jeanette Foster
  • Marie Fraser
  • Albert Friedman & Susan Tikalsky
  • Marc & Eve Galanter
  • Mary Ellen Gerloff
  • Amy Gilliland
  • Dick Goldberg & Lisa Munro
  • Irwin Goodman
  • Robert Goodman
  • Robert Gooze
  • Ida Haaker
  • David Hague
  • David Hall & Margie Devereaux
  • Hazel A. Hansen
  • Myrtle & Hazel Hansen
  • Carroll Heideman
  • Robert & Carroll Heideman
  • David Henige & Janice Behn
  • Duncan Highsmith & Ana Ara
  • John & Linda Hughes
  • John & Karen Icke
  • Margaret Jensen
  • Rosemary Johnson
  • Rosemary Johnson
  • Lee & Rosemary Jones
  • Alfred Kadushin
  • Michelle Kamin
  • Bonita Stein Kammer
  • Barbara Karlen
  • Jesse & Nevin Kaysen
  • Jerry & Carol Kelly
  • Joseph Krupp & Diana Grove
  • Stu Levitan
  • Marvin J. Levy
  • Dolores Lillge
  • Laura Linden
  • Neil & Lori Lonergan
  • Barbara Widder-Lowry & Paul Lowry
  • James Luckow
  • Richard & Mary Lynch
  • Jessica & Scott Mac Naughton
  • Stanley Marten
  • Josephine Hirsig Martin
  • Hal & Christy Mayer
  • Nancy A. McGill
  • Charles & Sally Miley
  • Fred & Mary Mohs
  • Tom & Nancy Mohs
  • Stephen D. Morton
  • Dipesh Navsaria & Rania Huntington
  • Urban Land Interests
  • Diane Nienow
  • Allan & Eleanor Odden
  • Jim & Judy Olson
  • Penrod Osterkil Family
  • Peter Ostlind
  • Angela Paratore
  • Anthony Parrish
  • Terrance & Judith Paul
  • Jane Pearlmutter & Stephen Scheibel
  • Mary Ellen Peters
  • Karen & Tom Ragatz
  • Glenn Reinl & Sara Krebsbach
  • Blaine & Kim Renfert
  • Mark & Tammy Riordan
  • Robert Ritger
  • James & Jane Roeber
  • Cheryl Rosen Weston
  • James & Carol Ruhly
  • Helen Matheson Rupp Estate
  • Margaret Navarre Saaf
  • William & Leah Sandholm
  • James Schad & Celia Kiela
  • Douglas Schewe
  • Robert Schmid
  • Carol & Dean Schroeder
  • Ron Schwarz & Laura Moberly
  • Andrew & Kristin Seaborg
  • Sara Sherkow
  • William & Katherine Sieker
  • Josephine Stack
  • Mary & Rob Stroud
  • Thomas E. Terry
  • Sheryl Thies
  • Susan & Robert Titus
  • John & Carol Toussaint
  • Dorothy & Robert Troller
  • Michael Verveer
  • Chris Wagner
  • Michael & Ann Waidelich
  • Tripp & Nancy Widder
  • Barbara Williams
  • Joseph Nash Williams
  • Paul & Coe Williams
  • Royce Williams
  • Lewis & Eletise Wolman
  • David Wood & Jane Doughty
  • Chantal Worzala
  • Alex Young & Nancy Pandhi
  • John Zeinemann
  • Rose A. Zerwick Estate

Silas Pinney Society

The Silas Pinney Society honors those who make planned gifts to the foundation. Named after the mayor credited with founding Madison’s first library in 1875, the society recognizes all forms of planned giving, from estate proceeds to life insurance gifts.

  • Anonymous (1)
  • Thomas A. DeChant
  • Norma Denbrook
  • Dick Goldberg
  • Mr. & Mrs. Roland J. Krogstad
  • Nancy A. McGill
  • Barbara Samuel
  • Ellyn M. Satter
  • Carol Schroeder
  • Elizabeth Louise Shema
  • Susan & Bob Titus
  • Ms. Kathleen Woit

Loyal Friends

Loyal Friends support the foundation by making a donation every year for 10 or more consecutive years.

  • Anonymous (42)
  • Mildred Albrecht
  • Jean E. Allen
  • Melissa Allen
  • Emy Andrew
  • Michael & Rima Apple
  • Dennis Appleton
  • Robin Arnhold
  • Stephen & Barbara Arnold
  • Helen Atz
  • James Bakken
  • Ted & Kathy Balcom
  • Mr. Tino Balio
  • Mark & Jennell Ballering
  • A. Lorraine Barniskis
  • James & Dorothy Batt
  • Nancy Marshall Bauer
  • Marvin & Ellouise Beatty
  • Lois Bell
  • Dale & Anna Bender
  • Theodore Bernstein
  • Peter Berryman & Kristi Seifert
  • Robb & Kathie Besteman
  • Linda Bloom
  • Charles & Diane Boardman
  • Donald O. & Barbara L. Boe
  • Carl & Myrtle Boedecker
  • Mr. & Mrs. Cliff Borden
  • Joan Box
  • Thomas Boykoff
  • Walter Burt & Deborah Cardinal
  • Beverly Butor
  • Ruth Calden
  • Bradley Carl
  • Douglas & Cynthia Carlson
  • John Cerveny
  • John L. Chladek
  • Janice Christensen
  • James & Mary Clark
  • James & Charlene Cleasby
  • James Clum
  • Frank & Mary Ann Cook
  • Tracy Cotter
  • Lois Curtiss
  • James & Nancy Dast
  • Frederick J. Davis
  • Margaret Davis
  • Norma Denbrook
  • Jeannine Denning
  • Bea & Gene Dewey
  • William & Alexandra Dove
  • Colleen & Neil Duffie
  • Allan Durrant
  • Linda Eisele
  • Jane Eisner
  • Joyce Ensign
  • Kathryn Fahey
  • Eugene Farley
  • Doris Farmiloe
  • Janet Faulhaber
  • David & Marilyn Fayram
  • Edith First
  • Nelson & Ann Flynn
  • Milton & Emily Ford
  • Thurman & Betty Fox
  • Edward & Deidre Frees
  • John & Catherine Frey
  • John Gann
  • Deirdre Garton
  • Lois Gerbitz
  • Ken & Jeanette Golden
  • Sarah P. Goldstein
  • James & Laura Good
  • Beverly & Lawrence Gottlieb
  • Kevin Gould
  • Marsha & Bruce Gregg
  • Dennis Gustin & Sandra Martinson
  • Warren Hagstrom
  • Lawrence & Arneita Halle
  • Mary Ann Halvorson
  • Edyth Harb
  • Gail Harms
  • Reta Harring
  • Lee & Yolanda Hayden
  • Rosemary Heitkemper
  • John & Sally Helgeson
  • Simon & Billie Hellerstein
  • Rose Helmberger
  • Phyllis Helmer
  • Ramon & Fern Hernandez
  • Steve Herschleb
  • Noah & Rosalyn Hershkowitz
  • Ruth Hind
  • Lois Hindhede
  • Enid Hoffman
  • Michael & Laura Holt
  • Carol Holtsapple
  • Allen Holzhueter & Kathryn Hartman
  • Steven & Frances Hopkins
  • Ulfert & Kathleen Hornemann
  • Jim & Lucille Hornung
  • W. Pharis Horton & Carolyn D. Horton
  • Ja-Ja Howe
  • Wayne A. Hudson
  • John & Marlene Hurst
  • Frank & Margaret Iwen
  • Gail Jobelius
  • David Johnson
  • Frances Johnson
  • James & Joan Jones
  • Robert Jorgenson
  • Al & Dolores Kanner
  • Thomas Kasper & Ann Rulseh
  • Murray & Susan Katcher
  • Al Keup & Betty Thompson
  • Marian Kienitz
  • Judy Kimball
  • Helen J. Knechtges
  • John Koch & Mary Anglim
  • Robert Koehler
  • Carol Korf
  • Roland & Irma Krogstad
  • Helen Kuntz
  • Paul & Atsuko Kusuda
  • Margaret S. Lacy
  • Howard & Judith Landsman
  • Annrita Lardy
  • Jack & Joyce Leichtenberg
  • Roma Lenehan
  • Kent Lesandrini
  • Joan Lundin
  • Lenore Lusson
  • Lesleigh Luttrell
  • Gary Lyons & Jayne Squirrell
  • Stewart Macaulay
  • Arden & Linda Mahlberg
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mahler
  • Doris A. Marten
  • Thomas & Joan Matthews
  • Cynthia May
  • Marie McCabe
  • Paul & Jane McGann
  • Bev & Chan McKelvey
  • Michael Meton
  • Don & Mary Metz
  • Norma Metzen
  • Thomas & Irene Meyer
  • Fred & Judy Middleton
  • Sue Milch & Wilt Sanders
  • Margaret & Paul Miller
  • Joel & Deborah Minkoff
  • John & Elizabeth Moore
  • Susan Mueller
  • Geri Naymick
  • Allan & Aileen Nettleton
  • Peg Neuhengen
  • Gillian & Daniel Nevers
  • Wilbert Noltemeyer
  • E.J. & Olive Nordby
  • Norman & Darlene Olson
  • Steven & Pamela Olson
  • Steven & Kaaren Oreck
  • Marjon Ornstein
  • Elizabeth Paddock
  • Donna Paske
  • Gretchen Patey
  • Mary Pautz
  • Ernest A. Pellegrino, Jr., M.D.
  • Ina Penberthy
  • Merle & Barbara Perkins
  • Kato Perlman
  • W. H. & Barbara Perloff
  • Rick & Marge Pifer
  • Hulbert & Deloris Pinkerton
  • Guy Plunkett III & Joanne Harper Plunkett
  • Jay Poster
  • Gary Poulson
  • Judy Rabinowitz
  • Paul Rabinowitz & Birgit Christensen
  • Ken & Nancy Ragland
  • Elaine D. K. Rattunde
  • Richard & Mary Ann Reale
  • Nancy Rebholz
  • John Reindl
  • Lou & Mary Remily
  • Mikhail Reyfman
  • Rayenna Rhys
  • Frank Riojas
  • Delores Robillard
  • Steve & Kathy Rothering
  • Laurie Rouleau
  • Barry & Joanne Rowe
  • William Rowe
  • Barbara Ryder
  • Gaspare Saladino
  • Dianne Sattinger
  • Bonita Schey
  • Joyce Schneider
  • Dolly Schoenberg
  • Eileen Schroeder
  • John Schroeder
  • Gwen Schultz
  • Lynda Schultz
  • William Schwab & Leslie Grant
  • Robert & Sara Schwartz
  • Judy Schwickerath
  • Allan Scidmore
  • Ralph & Esther Scott
  • William Segar
  • Subhra Sengupta
  • Richard & Natalie Sewell
  • John & Twila Sheskey
  • Anne Short
  • Tom & Patti Sinclair
  • Charles Smith
  • Bob & Suzanne Smith
  • Galen & Rose Smith
  • Larry & Sally Soltis
  • Guy & Eileen Somers
  • Jamie & Joseph Steuer
  • Elaine Stevens
  • David Sulman & Anne Altshuler
  • Shirley Sundquist
  • Ross Swaney & Elizabeth Greene
  • Richard Sweet & Judith Zvara
  • Dorothy Swennes
  • Bob & Jeanne Tabachnick
  • Gerald & Priscilla Thain
  • Richard Thal & Jill Maidenberg
  • Judith Thompson
  • John Tolch
  • Marcia Topel
  • Larry & Esther Travis
  • Marlene Treadaway
  • John & Willeen Tretheway
  • Daniel & Selma Van Eyck
  • Paul & Jackie Vastola
  • N. Georgene Vitense
  • Michael & Jane Voichick
  • Gloria & Charles Waity
  • Steve Wajda & Deborah Brandt
  • Patricia Watkins
  • Laurence Weber
  • Marc & Lee Weinberger
  • Lee Weiss
  • Laurie Wermter
  • Patricia Wilker
  • Elyn Williams
  • Helen L. Wineke
  • M. Crawford Young
  • Frank & Diane Zillner
  • Janice Zmrazek
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