2018-2019 Donors

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Master Patron of the Arts — $15,000 and above

  • Anonymous Donor
  • Lanny Benishek
  • Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation--Program Grant Fund
  • Charlie and Kathy Litow

Star Patron of the Arts--$5,000 - $9,999

  • Aegon TransAmerica Foundation
  • Tom and Patrice Carroll
  • Cedar Rapids Community School District
  • General Mills Foundation Hometown Grantmaking Program
  • Giacoletto Foundation
  • Hills Bank and Trust
  • Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs with funding from the National Endowment of the Arts
  • ITC Midwest, LLC
  • Sheryl Chehak and Willis Lamb Endowment Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Strategic Print Solutions
  • True North Companies
  • Tom Van Deest
     

Performer Patron of the Arts — $500 -$999

  • Arrington's:  Anthony, Amy, Alanna, and Amyah
  • John Beck
  • Terry and Pam Behning
  • Benchmark Construction Services Inc.
  • Lynne Brokaw
  • Adam and Dana Burger
  • Cabinet Studio, Inc.
  • Cedar Rapids Bank and Trust
  • Comfort Care Medicare, Inc. 
  • Danisco USA
  • Sharon Dewey
  • Fleck Sales
  • Juan and Kristina Galvan
  • General Mills
  • Patty Griffin
  • Kyle and Megan Hach
  • Joseph Hennager
  • HyVee/Oakland Road
  • Anne Keefer
  • Mary Kempf
  • King’s Material Inc.
  • Linn County Blues Society
  • George Madlon
  • May Gortner Charitable Trust
  • Dennis and Julie McPartland
  • Merrill Lynch/Bank of America
  • Dylan and Caitlin Miller
  • Nordstrom
  • Dave and Barbe Paris
  • Paul Engle Center for Neighborhood Arts
  • Tom Podzimek and Connie Lehman
  • Premier Investments of Iowa Inc.
  • Primus Companies, Inc.
  • RSM US, LLP
  • Steve and Nancy Sandstrom
  • Sandstrom Piano Service
  • Mike and Molly Schulte
  • Shortcut to Nowhere
  • Skogman Carlson Insurance
  • Splash Pool and Spa Builders, LLC
  • Melissa Summers
  • Van Meter Donor Advised Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Wells Fargo 
  • West Music
     

Audience Patron of the Arts — up to $199

  • AXA Foundation
  • Sharon Bator
  • Ryan and Jenny Bimson
  • Bosch Financial, Inc.
  • Breakthrough Basketball, LLC
  • Travis and Mandy Broell
  • Adam Brooks
  • Jan Butterworth
  • Capstone Insurance Group
  • Dairy Queen--First Avenue Location
  • Tim and Shirley Darland
  • DJ Dhanajay Nayakankuppam
  • Mark Dicken
  • Suzanne Dostal
  • Dan Driscoll
  • Jeff Drury
  • Britt Edwards
  • Dan Engle
  • Craig Erickson
  • F & M Bank
  • Joan Force in Memory of John Shultz
  • Kathy Good
  • Ted Griggs in Memory of Myrna Cooney
  • Ron and Julianne Hackett
  • Penny Hargens
  • Bruce and Mercedes Hayes
  • Matt and Elsabeth Hepworth
  • Involta, LLC
  • Iowa Electronics
  • J.P. Gasway Company
  • John and Margo Jarosz
  • Dan Johnson
  • Dan and Cheri Kach
  • Taylor Kadlec
  • Cheryl Kapustka
  • Paul Kearney
  • Kipp and Co. Salon LLC
  • Thies and Kelly Kolln
  • Virgil and Mary Jane Krug
  • Dan Kuempel
  • Seth Lane
  • Matthew and Jolene Laue
  • Dave and Leanne Leeper
  • Lincoln Wine Bar
  • Kevin and Kirstin Lucy
  • Marion Musical Literary Club
  • Ron and Annette McAllister
  • Janelle McClain
  • Steve and Heather Mescher
  • Mulligans
  • Darlene Nash
  • Chad Nierling
  • Janet Oja
  • Mark Ousley
  • Rue Patel
  • Mike Potter
  • Robert P. Zirbel Family Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Stephen and Susan Rogers
  • Brian Rosteck
  • Sag Wagon Deli & Brew
  • Jack and Joyce Sedlacek
  • Kirk Sadilek, Principal Financial Group
  • Sheets Forrest Draper Insurance
  • Denise and Sydney Stapley
  • James and Barb Steggall in Memory of Myrna Cooney
  • Joanne Stump
  • Chris and Charity Tyler
  • Randall Van Syoc and Allen Ransome
  • Heather Wagner
  • Diann Weininger
  • Western Fraternal Life
  • Tim and Lori Wiles
     

 

Executive Patron of the Arts — $10,000 - $14,999

  • David and Kerri Griffin
  • KCRG Show You Care
  • Pork Tornadoes

Director Patron of the Arts — $1,000 - $4,999

  • ACT, Inc.
  • AM 600 WMT News Radio
  • Beaton, Inc. DBA Burger King
  • Bloomhall Family Endowed Donor Advised Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Brewhemia
  • Brian J. Worley Donor Advised Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Cargill Corporation
  • Cedar Rapids Community School District Foundation
  • Cellsite Solutions, LLC
  • Coldwell Banker Hedges Realty
  • College Community School District
  • Diamond V Corporate Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Eastern Iowa Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • First Federal Credit Union Foundation
  • Galen and Velda Griffin Music Scholarship Fund
  • Highway Equipment Company
  • Humanities Iowa
  • ImOn Communications
  • Ingredion
  • Iowa Realty
  • J & A Printing
  • Kenwood Records Management
  • KNHB Radio
  • Rachel Levine
  • Sean and Tracy McPartland
  • MidAmerican Energy Foundation
  • NCS Pearson
  • New Bo City Market
  • Premier Guitar Magazine
  • Raining Rose
  • RBC Foundation
  • Sarsfield Financial Services, Inc.
  • Sharla Schmidt
  • Barry and Jan Stump
  • Craig and Traci Stump
  • Paul and Kristen Trovas
  • Tuesday Noon Optimist Club of Cedar Rapids
  • Unique Events
  • United Fire Group
  • University of Iowa Community Credit Union
  • Variety - The Children's Charity
  • Blaine and Judy Worley
  • Worley Companies
     

Crew Patron of the Arts — $200 - $499

  • Acme Electric Company
  • Todd and Melissa Barker
  • Melanie Beauchamp
  • Ryan and Athena Bosch
  • Bob Buckley
  • Tom Buresh
  • Carousel Motors
  • Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors
  • Cedar Rapids Family Dental Center, P.C.
  • Center Point Family Dentistry, PLC
  • Julie Craig
  • Custom Yard Games
  • DJ’s Pools and Spas
  • Connie Donovan
  • Drs. Brian Randall and Mary Kemen
  • Greg and Aldean Edwards
  • Corrine Erickson
  • Jay and Chris Gallagher
  • Michele Gibson
  • Graham Construction Company
  • Bob and Sandy Griffin
  • Hawkeye Fire and Safety Company
  • Jennifer Head
  • Joe Photo
  • Kegan Kelsey
  • Kepros Physical Therapy and Performance
  • Kum & Go
  • Carol Lampe
  • LiveFree Logistics in Honor of the Farrington Family
  • John and Tracie Maurice
  • Metro Studios, Inc.
  • Millhiser Smith Foundation
  • Grant Munson and Emily Flowergarden
  • Todd and Joy Newhouse
  • Bryan and Christine Schissel
  • Linda Scott
  • SEO Expert
  • Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.
  • Andrew Smith and Suzanne Palmer
  • Linda Streit
  • T & K Roofing
  • The Keystones of Cedar Rapids
  • The W Salon
  • Valenta Plumbing and Heating Inc.
  • Jason Vestweber and Heather Fortune-Vestweber
  • Village Meat Market and Cafe
  • Doug Wagner
  • World Class Graphics