2023 - 2024 Donors

Dear Donors,

At the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy, we feel incredibly grateful and humbled by the support of our generous donors and sponsors. It is with heartfelt appreciation that we acknowledge the immense impact of every gift we receive. Each contribution serves as a beacon of hope, shining light on the lives of the children we serve, ensuring that they have the opportunity to experience the beauty of the arts without financial obstacles. We recognize and honor the kindness and compassion behind every donation, as it helps us to continue our mission of enriching the lives of the next generation.

With much thanks,
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Executive Director

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Master Patron of the Arts — $10,000 and above

  • Tom and Patrice Carroll
  • Cedar Rapids Community School District 
  • Charlie and Kathy Litow
  • Variety--The Children's Charity
  • Aegon TransAmerica Foundation
  • Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation 
  • Linn County Economic Development Fund
  • Google Ad Grant


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

  • Middle of the Map Tattoo LLC
  • Tuesday Noon Optimists 


Performer Patron of the Arts — $500 -$999

  • 911 Restoration
  • Chrome Horse Saloon
  • May G. Gortner Charitable Trust
  • Hennings Financial Investments, Inc.
  • May Gortner Charitable Trust
  • George and Janelle McClain Family Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Travero
  • Craig Erickson
  • Rinderknetch Associates
  • Unzeitig Construction Company
  • John and Dina Linge Family Endowed Donor Advised Fund
  • L,A, Eddins Design
  • Wes Shirely
  • Steve and Joanne Carfrae Fund
  • Van Meter Donor-Advised Fund
  • Pat Wagner
  • Judy Weber
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Director Patron of the Arts — $1,000 - $4,999

  • Acme Electric
  • All Clear Cleaning Service
  • Bloomhall Family Endowed Donor-Advised Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Brad Lock
  • Brian J. Worley Fund for the Performing Arts of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Cargill
  • Coldwell Banker Hedges
  • Collins Community Credit Union
  • Sharon Dewey
  • Amy Dudgeon and Thomas Bollinger
  • Rich and Jennifer Head
  • King's Material Inc.
  • Randy's Flooring
  • Louis Ruggio
  • Sharon Dewey
  • Sheryl Chehak Lamb and Willis Lamb Endowment Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • True North Companies
  • Tuesday Noon Optimist Club of Cedar Rapids
  • UFG Insurance
  • Worley Warehousing
  • Witwer Trust
  • Theisen's More For Your Community Grant
  • McGrath Donor-Advised Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
  • Juan and Kristina Galvan
  • Women Lead Change
  • Menefee Drywall Co Inc
  • KF Engineering
  • David Maier

Crew Patron of the Arts — $200 - $499

  • John and Victoria Hansen
  • High Property Management
  • Hodge Company
  • Dylan and Claire Huffman
  • Industrial Energy Applications Inc.
  • Nations Financial Group
  • Merry Yedlik Wenndt
  • Diann Weininger
  • Westside Spirits
  • Ryan Winder
  • Cynthia Burger
  • Joseph and Diana Cira
  • Noah Dostal
  • Jay Gallagher
  • Juan Galcan
  • Vince Geis
  • Chris and Carrie Gray
  • Kyle Hach
  • Wayne Hora
  • Doug Wheeler
  • James Brems, P.C.
  • Pam Mahany
  • Mellissa Summers
  • Midwest One
  • Pinnacle Realty
  • Todd Shields
  • Spike Staebler
  • Tegeler Aviation/Elkader-Oelwein Airports
  • Todd and Sabrina Thalblum
  • Heather Wagner
  • James Zachar
  • Robert P Zirbel Family Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation

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