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Our Donors

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Special Thanks to Donors Who Have Contributed $20,000+

Donor List for Fiscal Year 2014-15

$2,500 - $4,999

  • Enterprise Holdings Foundation
  • Leslie and Eric Foren*
  • Lamb-Baldwin Foundation
  • Legacy Health*
  • Elaine Wells*
  • Tom Wells and Melissa Parkerton*

$1,000 - $2,499

  • CareOregon
  • Joe Connors
  • Creative Bus Sales*
  • Mike Czajka
  • Daylight Studio
  • Wayne and Sarah Gabel
  • GridWorks
  • John and Elizabeth Haunsperger*
  • Heffernan Insurance Brokers*
  • Holst Architecture*
  • Lyft
  • Gary L. Miller*
  • Jeff and Amy Olson
  • Kris and Mark Olson
  • Pacific Continental Bank
  • Julia Pirani
  • Polar Systems*
  • Portland General Electric*
  • Julie and Michael Proksch*
  • David Schetky
  • Schetky NW Sales, Inc.*
  • Vicki and Rod Schmall*
  • Jesse and Kimberly Stanchfield*
  • Sure ID
  • Terwilliger Plaza
  • Mary Ann and Jay Watson*
  • Park and Martha Woodworth*

$500 - $999

  • Esteban and Amparo Agosto
  • Richard and Elizabeth Allen
  • Patty Brost*
  • Kevin Chambers and Maura Jansen*
  • Kevin and Eileen Concannon
  • Lisa Faust
  • Douglas Morris and Miranda Carney-Morris
  • Mike and Stacie Mullins*
  • Multnomah County
  • Ross Peterson
  • Claire and Darell Potter*
  • Mae Reeves*
  • Roeder & Company LLC*
  • Bandana and Chris Shrestha
  • Alison and Wayne Stoll*
  • Howard and Carla Thompson*
  • Kevin Valk
  • Jim Vandecoevering*
  • David and Johanna Venables

$250 - $499

  • Aaron Antrim
  • Janell Bethke
  • John Bleakmore*
  • Sharon Brant-Gonev*
  • Traci Bray
  • Doug and Kristl Bridge
  • Jan Campbell*
  • Kristen Clark
  • Jamey Dempster and Jill Smith-Dempster
  • Ralph and Jean Fitzgerald*
  • Ray and Terry Grant
  • Stephanie and Riley Hayes*
  • Joan Heinemann*
  • Bernice Howe
  • Waldo Johnson
  • Sarah Johnston*
  • Kaiser Permanente Northwest
  • Vivian LaFaive*
  • Shannon and Kristen Laird
  • John and Karen Lee
  • Liz and Jeremy McDaniel*
  • Wanda and John McFarland
  • Donald McLaughlin*
  • Dave and Melissa McReynolds
  • Rob and Betty Merritt
  • Claire and Allen Morgan
  • Mike and Nicole Morris
  • Cecile and Charlie Muraki
  • Verlena Orr*
  • Pacific Northwest Combined Federal Campaign
  • Tamara Pedrojetti
  • Dwight Perry*
  • Republic Services
  • Randy and Linley Schetky
  • Ken Southerland
  • Wendy Sprints
  • Linda Staton*
  • Laura and Adam Troxel
  • Joyce Vickaryous
  • Judy Ward*
  • Washington County
  • Julie Wilcke*

$1 - $249

  • Gary Abbott
  • Helen Abbott*
  • Marlene Abrams*
  • Heather Adams
  • Jeannette Adams
  • Lillian Aikman
  • Donna Alderman
  • Katherine Allen
  • Michelle Allen
  • Ramona Alsman*
  • Amazon
  • Anne Anderson
  • Donna Renee Anderson and Tonja Blizzard
  • Judy Anderson*
  • Sheila Andre
  • Phyllis Barbour
  • Bruce Barlow
  • Tammy Barnes
  • Carole Beauclerk
  • Gladys Beeler
  • Lou Beheler*
  • Joyce Belcher
  • Gail Bennett
  • Lillian Benton
  • Bryant Berg
  • Barbara Bernstein*
  • Bruce and Jane Besse
  • Rachel Bettis
  • Arleand Birch
  • Gladys Black
  • Walter Black
  • Blind Employment Services of Tomorrow
  • Bloom Communications
  • Jay Bloom
  • Nancy Bodwell
  • Patti Bond
  • Hannah Braggs
  • Dorothy Branstitre
  • Lorea and Hans Brautigam
  • Doreen Brewer
  • Margaret Bright
  • Lorraine Brockett
  • Herschel Brown
  • Mary M. Brown
  • Susan Brown
  • Eva Bunika
  • Carol Burgess*
  • Jon and Karen Burkhardt
  • Harriot Burt
  • Dorothy Butler
  • Joanne Cairns*
  • Cambia Health Foundation
  • Nancy Caranica
  • Richard Carlson
  • Catholic Deaf Community*
  • John Cattani and Lucille Greenwald
  • Gloria Cavazos
  • Ralph Chernoff
  • Marilyn Childs
  • Doris Christensen
  • City of Hillsboro
  • Eileen Claiborne
  • Betty Clark
  • Dorothy Clark
  • Margaret Clark*
  • Olivia Clark and Dennis Mulvihil
  • Barbara Close
  • Fern Cohen*
  • Carolyn Collamore
  • Lydia and Pat Corran*
  • Jean M. Coyle*
  • Barbara Crochet
  • Miriam Crow
  • Kim and Mark Cunningham
  • Louise Daley
  • Eva Ann Dalton*
  • Anh Dang*
  • Bao Ngoc Dang Ho
  • Flor De Leon
  • Shawn DeCarlo
  • Irene and Valentine Dedulin*
  • Dorothy Dehning
  • Robert and Hilda Dixon
  • Virginia Donahue
  • Nancy Dotterer
  • Arlene Doughty
  • June Dreiling
  • Avonne Dressler
  • Devon Driscoll
  • Rajlakshmi Dubey
  • Lois Duffens
  • Barbara Dugan
  • Ronald L. Dunham
  • Tamisha Dunn
  • Pamela Dwyer*
  • Linda Earhart
  • Angela M. Easton
  • Eastside Village
  • Edith Ehmann
  • Otto Eisenzimmer
  • Elders In Action
  • Caryl Ellis
  • Helen Ellison
  • Bonnie Ennis
  • Marilyn Erwine
  • Darlene Esters
  • Gloria Everson*
  • Jacqueline Eyde*
  • Ruth Farm*
  • Patricia Farrell
  • Judith Feinstein
  • George Fenton
  • Ethyl Field
  • Kathryn Flannery
  • Ben and Junella Fleshman
  • Rebecca and John Fletcher*
  • Doris Florand
  • Susan Florentino
  • Irene Forsman
  • Saul Foster
  • Maddy Fountain
  • Kenny and Alisha Franklin
  • Denise Friar
  • Friendly House Senior Center
  • Megan Gardiner
  • Lillian Gardner
  • Cinnie Gates*
  • Scott and Akiko Gates*
  • Nancy Gerwig
  • Amy Gibson
  • Bethany and Tom Gilberts
  • Anna Gillespie
  • Julia Gonzalez
  • Helen Goodwin
  • Shirley Graham
  • Jean Grasle
  • Coletta Gray
  • Mona Grayson
  • Gresham Ford
  • Jane Gulick
  • Delores Gulley
  • Shirley Gunderson*
  • Bertha Guptill*
  • Rick and Susan Gustafson
  • Ingeborg Hailey*
  • Elsie Hall*
  • Brenda Hammock
  • Melissa Hansen
  • Yoneko Hara*
  • Bruce and Kathy Harder
  • Jane Hardin
  • De Harris
  • Susan Harrison
  • JoAnn Hart
  • Jessie Hartley*
  • Loyd Hastings
  • Annesta Headley
  • Gary Heitz*
  • Dorothy Helmick
  • Rosemary Henry
  • Peggy Henwood
  • Marilyn Hernandez
  • Laverne Herr
  • Vivian Herring
  • May Heshiki
  • Misako Higa
  • Stephen Hill*
  • Nadine and Walter Hillman
  • Louis Hilster
  • Hollywood Senior Center
  • Ronald Hoodye*
  • Maryann Hoopes*
  • Paul Houghton*
  • Michael Hughes
  • Sandra Hugi*
  • Human Solutions
  • Loc Humbird
  • Desiree Hunter
  • Viola Huntington
  • Colleen Hurley
  • Carolyn Hurner
  • Marta Hurst
  • iGive
  • Patricia Irvine
  • Evelyn Jacobson
  • Janet and Willard Jamison*
  • Phyllis Jamison
  • Jessica Jazdzewski*
  • Fran Jensen*
  • Patricia Ann Jensen
  • Judy Johnson
  • Monika Johnson
  • Ruthann and Robert Johnson*
  • Violet Johnston
  • Betty Jones
  • Dean Jones
  • John and Sally Jones*
  • Richard and Dorothy Jones*
  • Daniel Kaempff
  • Betty Kane
  • Robert Kaufold
  • Janette Kehdi
  • Ryan Kenward
  • Christopher Kirschbaum
  • Alan Kolinsky
  • Annie Kolodziejczak
  • Joan Konstad
  • Becky G. Kraft
  • Stacy Krzycki
  • Jean Kvavle
  • Dolores Langwell
  • Sydney Larison
  • Helen Lee
  • Alan Lehto
  • Gracie Leigh
  • Anna Leonhard*
  • Nira and Leonard Levine
  • Connie Lingel
  • Patricia Lomas
  • Catherine Long
  • Mary Loofbourow
  • Loretta Lorenz
  • Marjorie Lourenco
  • June and Meredith Lowrey
  • Shirley Lutz
  • Shirley Lynch
  • Lorraine Machado
  • Polly Mafchir
  • Gayle Malik
  • Nancy Mann
  • Michael Marchand
  • Glodean Marquardt
  • Carol Marshall
  • Frances Maurice
  • Jeanne McClellan
  • Betty McClure
  • Beverly McKee Trover
  • Therese and Mark McLain
  • Anne McLaughlin*
  • Evelyn McMurry
  • Vivian McNab
  • Helen McNary
  • Heather and Joe Meuleman*
  • Ben Meyer
  • Diane and Steve Meyer*
  • Ellie Meyer
  • Tom and Lisa Mills
  • Betty Mitten-Wolfroads
  • Pamala and Heather Monahan
  • Viola Montgomery
  • Hugh Moore
  • Phyllis Morris
  • Emily and Travis Motter*
  • Ann Muir*
  • Julia Newsom*
  • Y N Ngo and Hue Thi Le
  • June Norris
  • Marjorie North*
  • Frances O'Neal
  • Dustin and Jessica O'Rear*
  • Lois Orner
  • Dean Orr
  • Diane Ott
  • Esther and Dave Otter
  • Jennifer Palacios
  • Joyce Panage*
  • Rodney Paris
  • Brian Patrick
  • Lois Patrick
  • Lois Paul
  • Don and Ann Pearson
  • Alex Peerenboom
  • Carol Perley
  • Kate Petak
  • Carol Pickard*
  • Daniel Pierson
  • Jennifer Pietka*
  • John and Janelle Pilmer*
  • Emma Plesa
  • Sandra Porter
  • Cora Potter
  • Mary Potts
  • Deaunna Pranke*
  • Sharon and Gerald Preuitt
  • Willie Pulling
  • Wanda Radford
  • Dorothy Raeburn
  • Stephen and Keely Raff
  • Elizabeth Raintree and Ronald Lee
  • Mavis Randall*
  • Red Rovers Red Hats
  • Marian Reekie*
  • Bettigene Reiswig*
  • Miriam Richman
  • Janet and Frank Ricketts
  • Ashley Riehl
  • Barbara and Victor Riess
  • Mary Lou Ritter
  • Mary Roberts
  • Claudia Robertson*
  • Armand and Patricia Rosabal
  • Olaf and Linda Rove
  • Hope Royal
  • Carolyn Rundorff*
  • Kelly Russell
  • Hylda Rust
  • Lili Salcedo Guillen
  • Alma Sauve
  • Jen and Damian Scandiffio
  • Chase Schetky
  • Crystal Schild
  • Ron Schmidt
  • Tony Schroeder
  • Eunice Scott*
  • Eugenia Shablina
  • Rekha Shah
  • Freda Shaw
  • Ying Shen
  • Rita Shiga
  • Brittany Shreiner
  • Mary Sigler
  • Helena Silberstein
  • Kindra Skrydlak
  • Darian and John Slayton Fleming
  • Valerie and Aaron Small
  • Norma Smith
  • Sharon Smith
  • Virginia M. Smith
  • Jean Soderstrom
  • Connie Soper
  • Susan Spaniol
  • Bruce Speidel
  • Norma and Charles Spencer
  • Virginia Springer
  • Dawn St. Clair
  • Yvonne Stacey
  • Beverley Sterling
  • William Stewart
  • Mary Jane Stines
  • Roni Stone
  • Kelly and Charles Stover
  • Renee Strand
  • Janet Strandberg*
  • Naomi Strauss*
  • David Sunseri
  • Henry Swarn
  • Joan Synarski*
  • Andy and Sharon Szolnoki*
  • Mary Takayanagi
  • Linda and Sam Talluto*
  • Diane Tamassia
  • Joan Teller
  • Tina Tham
  • The Standard
  • Benjamin Theall
  • Marlin Thome
  • Ron and Donna Thompson*
  • David and Stacie Thurman*
  • Lottie Thurman
  • Maryellen and Ron Tipper
  • Judy Tobler
  • Tonkon Torp LLP*
  • Transportation Reaching People*
  • Susan Triplett*
  • Patty Turner
  • Robert Ueland*
  • Kristin and Paul Valentine
  • John Van De Mark
  • Ann Vanikiotis*
  • Sarah Vaz
  • Maria Velazquez
  • Maria Velazquez-Salinas
  • Viviana Villanueva
  • Harriet G. Virell*
  • Connie and Ronald Vojta*
  • Rosy Vu*
  • Lynne Walker*
  • Betty Ward
  • Kiersten Ware
  • Norma Warlick
  • Sylvia Warrick
  • Barbara Wascher
  • Terry Watson
  • Morgan Watters
  • Carmelita Weatheroy
  • Patricia Weber
  • Robert and Marla Weiner*
  • Western Bus Sales, Inc.
  • Jeannette Wharton
  • Reva Whedon*
  • June White
  • Annette White-Parks
  • Kathleen Wiggins*
  • Katie Wilkes
  • Jerry and Lucille Wilkins*
  • Eric Williams
  • Kim Wilson*
  • Vivian Wilson
  • Joan and Dave Witthans*
  • Lynne Wolfe
  • Allen Wong and Suzanne Lee
  • John and Elizabeth Wooden
  • Eleanor Woodham
  • Lona Woodke
  • Dave and Grace Woodworth
  • Rosemary Wuethrich
  • Judy Wulf
  • Abigail Wyman*
  • Kee Yeo
  • Richard Youngs
  • Rosemary Zoucha
  • Dieter Zunk

In-Kind Donors

  • Academy Theater
  • Alaska Airlines
  • American Council of the Blind of Oregon
  • Anderson Family Winery
  • Appetite
  • Ashore Hotel
  • Alice and Richard Atherton
  • Atlas Pizza
  • Audubon Society of Portland
  • Backwoods Brewing Company
  • Baker And Spice / Sweetwares
  • Base Camp Brewing Company
  • Beer Bunker
  • Bergstrom Wines
  • Blackbird
  • Blue Kangaroo Coffee
  • Blush Beauty Bar
  • Bob's Red Mill
  • Body Vox
  • Bolt Neighborhood Fabric Boutique
  • Breakside Brewery
  • Bridge City Limo
  • Buoy Beer Company
  • Casa Bruno LLC
  • Clatsop County Historical Society
  • Columbia River Maritime Museum
  • Colwood Golf Center
  • Commons Brewery
  • Dairy Hill Ice Cream
  • Deschutes Brewery
  • Disneyland Resort
  • Dove Vivi
  • Eastside Distilling
  • Estelle Imports
  • Farm To Fit
  • Lisa Faust
  • Fifty Licks
  • Forest Grove Senior and Community Center
  • Forktown Food Tours
  • Four Seasons Massage and Fitness
  • Full Sail Brewery
  • Garnish
  • Scott and Akiko Gates
  • Teresa Gaunce
  • Joan Heinemann
  • Imer Henry
  • Hollywood Theatre
  • Jessica Jazdzewski
  • J. Christopher Wines
  • Anita Jordan
  • Kids at Heart Toys
  • Trey Lackey
  • Laser and Wellness Center
  • Laurelwood Public House and Brewery
  • Mark Spencer Hotel
  • McMenamins Pubs & Breweries
  • Douglas Morris and Miranda Carney-Morris
  • Mt Bachelor
  • Mike and Stacie Mullins
  • New Deal Distillery
  • Oaks Park Association
  • Kris and Mark Olson
  • Jessica and Dustin O'Rear
  • Oregon Historical Society
  • Oregon Symphony
  • Panera Bread
  • Pfriem Family Brewers
  • Pittock Mansion
  • Por Que No
  • Portland Center Stage
  • Portland Children's Museum
  • Portland Culinary Workshop
  • Portland Homestead Supply Co
  • Portland Trail Blazers
  • Red Hills Market
  • Rhapsody Music School
  • Claudia Robertson
  • Roger and Ives
  • Roses Glassworks Art Glass School
  • Carolyn Rundorff
  • Sake One
  • Sellwood Cycle Repair
  • Justin Spiering
  • Sunset World
  • The Flying Pizzaria
  • The Heathman Lodge
  • The Observatory
  • The Oregon Zoo
  • Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
  • Upright Brewing
  • Ralph Walker
  • Washman Car Washes
  • Whats the Scoop
  • Willamette Valley Soaring Club
  • Willamette Valley Vineyards
  • Zenbu Sushi

Gifts in Honor of

  • Helen M. Abbott (from Gary Abbott)
  • Andrew Szolnoki (from Hugh Moore)
  • Frank Van Deventer (from Judy Johnson)

Gifts in Memory of

  • Anh T. Dang (from Bao Ngoc Dang Ho)
  • Lewis Phillips (from Brenda Hammock)
  • Elaine Miller (from Caryl Ellis)
  • Beverly Joan Pearson (from Esther and Dave Otter)
  • Mary Heitz (from Gary Heitz)
  • David S. Strauss (from Naomi Strauss)
  • Betty Mellard (from Park and Martha Woodworth)
  • Vivian Schmidt (from Ron Schmidt)
  • Edward J. Eckert (from Rosemary Zoucha)

2016 Going Places Gala Sponsors

  • CareOregon
  • Creative Bus Sales
  • Daylight Studio
  • Enterprise Car Sales
  • Fred Meyer
  • GridWorks
  • Holst Architecture
  • Eric and Leslie Foren
  • Lyft
  • Pacific Continental Bank
  • Polar Systems
  • Providence Health and Services
  • Schetky NW Sales, Inc.
  • Sure ID
  • Terwilliger Plaza

$50,000+

  • Walmart

$25,000 - $49,999

  • Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund
  • Providence Health and Services

$5,000 - $9,999

  • Bland Family Foundation
  • Fred Meyer Headquarters*
  • Storms Family Foundation
  • Toyota

$10,000 - $24,999

  • OCF Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation*