Thank you donors

We believe rural communities, family farms and local businesses are national treasures that provide the foundation upon which our nation was built. Thank you for your generous support in our mission to ensure a strong and vibrant future for this American treasure. 

Support our work and help create a vibrant rural America.

Thank you 2016 donors

We couldn’t do it without you!

This list reflects funders of the Center for Rural Affairs, the Granary Foundation and the Rural Investment Corporation from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2016.
 

Center 300

Center 300 donors give a minimum of $250 annually. Center 300 is named after Initiative 300, Nebraska’s landmark anti-corporate farming law, and an early rallying point for Center supporters across the nation.

Alan Perish
Amanda & Patrick McKinney
Ann Beckenhauer & George Wimmer
Anne Lippstreu
Arlen & Lana Etling
Barb Kudera
Barry Dietrich
Betty Sayers
Bill & Meg Furlong
Bill Bishop & Julie Ardery
Brian Depew
Byron J. Brogan
Carol & Joe Schmieding
Carroll Ebner
Charles & Barbara Francis
Charles & Margaret Karpf
Charlotte Shivvers & Robert Baker
Cheryl Mugno & William Trompeter
Claryce Evans
Cloyd & Linda Clark
Connie & David Hansen
Consolidated Companies
Cornelia & Jan Flora
Cynthia & Gale Thomsen
Dan & Marge Schlitt
Dan Morgan
Daniel Owens
Daniell Walters
David & Barbara Wetzel
David & Corrine Williams
David & Linda Cunningham
David Burr
Dennis & Ruth Demmel
Don & Pat Lamb
Don Ralston
Donald & Gail Marti
Doug Nopar & Joann Thomas
Elsberg Family Foundation Fund
Eric Wailes
Eugene & Kathleen Severens
Eugene Rahn
Gail Lockard
Gary Heineman
Gary Kaiser
Glenn & Freden Price
Great Plains Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church
Gretchen & George Hirschbach
Gretchen Hall & David Saadah
Harlan Meyer
Helen & Robert Nichols
Henry Wayne Moyer
Izola Crispin
Jack & Linda Fanning
Jack Gray & Mary Wade
James & Cynthia Mohl
Janie & Dan Mullanix
Jeremy Emmi
Jerry Depew & Dorothy Lamberti
Jerry Paulson
Joan Fumetti
Joe Blankenau & Monica Snowden
Joe Lesiak & Charisse Hutton    
Joe Stehlik
John Buckstead & Pat Stolfa
John Kinney
Katie Weitz
Keith Johnson
Kent Lewandowski
Kevin & Jessica Raun
Kim Hunter & Scott Walters
Lansen Company, Inc.
Larry Crooks
Larry Kramer
LeRoy & Vergie Hansen
Leverne & Nancy Barrett
Linus Solberg
Lisa & Jim French
Lisa Pruitt
Loren & Jane Yule
Lynn & Beverly Wightman
Margaret & Leonard Weber
Mark & Margaret Yackel-Juleen
Mark Halverson
Mark Lakers
Marvin & Deb Deblauw
Mary Blackmore
Mary Jo & Lester Schmerr
Maryanne & Tim Rouse
Matt Liebman & Laura Merrick
Meshewa Farm Foundation
Michael & Becky Mordhorst
Mike & Donna Eisenstat
Montana Farmers Union
Newman’s Own Foundation
Patricia Kaminski & Richard Katz
Paul & Diane Thompson
Paul & Mary Jo Swanson
Paul & Susan Rice
Paul Barby
Paul Birdsall
Paul Neukirch
Paul Olson
Phil Hardenburger
Raymond & Deb Heenan
Rich Lombardi
Richard Andrus
Richard Benning
Richard Siemers
Richard Whiteing
Robert & Jennifer McNeil
Robert & Joann Barry
Robert & Suzanne Meyerson
Rodney Hassebrook
Ron & Joan Ellermeier
Ronald & Maria Rosmann
Sean Solberg
Sheila Leete
T & M, Inc.
Thomas & Debra Posey
Tri County Bank
Tricia and Brook Darnell
Virgil Wagner
Walter Koziol
Wendy Wasserman
William & Judith Heffernan
William & Rita McDonald
 

Evergreen Society

Evergreen Society donors make a monthly or quarterly automatic gift.

Alvin Eshe*
Ann Nore
Aubrey Streit Krug
Charles Langford
Christina Von Roedern
Conrad & Alison Heins
Dena Beck & David Branham-Beck
Diane Seaver
Gary Peterson
Janice & Richard Tiggelaar*
Jeff & Karen Reynolds
Jonathan Teller-Elsberg
Kathie Starkweather*
LaRue Wunderlich*
Laura & Jerry Raedeke
LeAnn Frobom
Lucia Schulz
Melissa Florell*
Meredith Fuller
Mike & Lori Bride*
Murray Schmechel*
Neal & Diann Acklie
Pamela Sorrell
Patricia Howe*
Phil Menke*
Rebecca Gould*
Robert Kuzelka
Seth Dabney
Virginia Clarke
Wyatt & Jeannie Fraas*
*also members of Center 300
 

Advocates

Advocates are donors who give up to $249 annually.

Aaron Fischbach
Al & Clara Daum
Al Brown
Al Sturgeon
Alan & Cathrine Guebert
Alan Sloup
Alan Taylor
Alexandra McClanahan Shively
Alfred & Carol Turek
Alice Campbell
Alison Gadbow
Alison Krohn
Allan & Joan Benjamin
Allen & Diane Moravec
Amanda Buczynski
Amy Joens
Amy Radding
Andrea Lee Morgan
Andrea Szylvian
Andrew & Angie Norman
Angela Winkler
Anibal Gomez
Anita Menke
Ann Sprayregen
Ann Tashjian
Ann Van Hoff
Annastasia Mullen
Anne Devries
Anne Vidaver
Annikki Marttila
Ardith Sporleder
Angela Winkler
Ariana Taylor-Stanley
Arland & Deloris Mozer
Arlen & Cindy Kempcke
Arlene Renshaw
Arlo Peterson
Art & Arliss McDowell
Art Thompson
Arvin Faig
Ashley Krest
Audrey Mohr
Barb Depew
Barbara & Frank James
Barbara Francisco
Barbara J. Dilly
Barbara Kalbach
Barbara Klubal
Barbara Meyer
Barbara Sanders
Becky Keim
Ben & Helen Zoss
Ben Schole
Ben Shomshor
Bennett & Luella Dejong
Beth Kernes Krause
Beth Smith
Betsy & Michael Gore
Betty & Norman Mapes
Betty Lucas
Betty Poss
Betty Wells
Bev & John Gilbert
Beverly & David Armstrong
Bill & Candace Weaver
Bill & Dorothy Zales
Bill & Kathleen Liebhardt
Bill Gannon
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska
Bob & Ann Quinn
Bob & Betty Miller
Bob & Connie Scharlau
Bob & Joyce Pestal
Bob & Lyda Steiert
Bob & Matilda Rupp
Bonnie & John Wennekamp
Bonnie & Lambert Vacha
Bonnie Andersen
Boots Kretzmeier
Bradley & Erin Jordahl Redlin
Brian & Terri Mentink
Brian Hanson
Bruce McDowell
Bruce Will
Buddi Thompson
Cait Caughey
Carl & Nina Swanson
Carlos & Angela Barcenas
Carlson, Schafer & Davis, P.C., LLO
Carmen Janssen
Carmen Mendenhall
Carol Bodeen
Carol Deardorff
Carol Fries
Carroll Peterson
Cary Nailling
Catherine & Jamie Renshaw
Cathleen Hanson
Charles & Evelyn Foster
Charles & Hertha Lutz
Charles & Joan Shapiro
Charles & Sally Jorgensen
Charles Bubl
Charles Isenhart
Charles Manlove
Charles Rhodes
Charlie & Bette Johnson
Chelsea Krist
Cheryl Brown
Chris & Carol Eisenbeis
Chris & Jeanne Wolff
Chris & Mark Huston
Christian Hertneky
Christina Hettig
Christine Daugherty
Chuck Hassebrook & Kate Borchman
Cindy Bonnet
Cindy Norling
Clark Nichols
Clayton Schubert
Cleo Kottwitz
Cliff & Harrietta Reynolds
Clinton & Cecilia Antholz
Connie & Larry Harvey
Connie Kollasch
Cora Lee Khambatta
Corbin Wheaton
Courtney Dufford
Craig Ficenec
Crystal Hammerschmidt
Cy Wallisch
Cynthia & Lyle Christensen
Dale Nimrod
Dan & Di Nye
Dan Becking
Dan Taylor
Dana Foster
Daniel Hurt
Daniel Looker
Daniel Tschantre
Darcie Kvasnicka
Darline Balm-Demmel
Darrel Parish
Darreld & Rhonda Saltzman
Darryl Birkenfeld
Daryl & Jackie Obermeyer
Dave & Mini Sprague
Dave & Susan Pease
David & Elaine Douds
David & Elsa Larson
David & Gail Prestemon
David & Ginger Podoll
David & Harriet Maser
David & Jacqueline Hladik
David & Marilyn Bloom
David & Michelle Gundy
David & Tracy Hoefer
David Anson
David Beck
David Dvorak
David Emerson
David Ferneau
David Kozlowski
David Kunzweiler
David Madsen
David Meints
David Peck
David Steffensmeier
Dawn Holthus
Deacon Stan Hennen
Dean Johanneck
Deb Doerr
Deb Rost
Debbie Hunsberger
Deborah Jacobs
Deborah Schumacher
Deborah White
Debra Polacek
Deirdre Katten
Del & Carolyn Roper
Del Harsh
Delayne Persson
Delmar Mueller
Delores Phillips
DeLynn & Esther Hay
Denise Johnson
Denise Knotwell
Dennis & Barbara Nebendahl
Dennis & Monica Tomka
Dennis & Ruth Bultman
Dennis Cyboron
Dennis Kruse
Dennis Schill
Dennis Seggern
Diane Wanek
Dick & Elizabeth Leitschuck
Dolores Pieper
Don & Barbara Reeves
Don & Ellie Skokan
Don & Helen Berheim
Don & Kay Wall
Don & Lois Lambrecht
Don Hagedorn
Don Peregrine
Don Schlichting
Don Zahn
Donald & Audrey Pedersen
Donald & Carol Meysenburg
Donald & Gladys Dickerson
Donald & Shirley Sock
Donald Easdale
Donald Pederson
Donald Richardson
Donald Zenk
Donna Bolz
Donna Hansen
Donna Lein
Donna Pence
Donna Smith
Dorothy Holdren & Susan Andelt
Dorothy Ortner
Douglas Little
Drake Suddarth
Duane Tappe
Dwain & Carol Ostrand
Dwight & Janice Lewis
Dwight Sheets
Eddie Broders
Edith Johnson
Edith Zumwalt
Eduardo & Mary Morales
Edward & Bernadette Lange
Edward Frederick
Edward Sherman
Edward Spenner
Edward Spevak
Eileen Paulsen
Elaine Nighswonger
Elaine Nuessmeier
Elaine Schabot
Eli Aguilar
Elias Keim
Elizabeth Clark
Elizabeth Ivers
Elizabeth Lasensky
Elizabeth Queathem
Ellen & Al Fisher
Ellen Hardy
Ellen Walsh-Rosmann & Daniel Rosmann
Elton & Jean Sheets
Emil & Kathryn Dubas
Emilee Pease
Emily Kelly
Emma & George Steen
Erica Parde
Erik Cleveland
Erik Frederickson
Erwin & Margaret Zach
Eugene & Mary Hoffman
Eugene Dawson
Eugenia & Robert Jeary
Eva and Alan Radding
Eve Vogel
Evey Phillips
Evgeny Serebryany
Faith Hagenhofer
Farm Credit Services of America
Felix & Linda Revello
Ferd Hoefner
First Community Bank
Flavia Franco
Flora Leisenring
Fran & Rex Kreutz
Fran McManus
Francis & Joan Joseph
Frank & Deborah Popper
Frank & Mary Siegle
Frank & Nancy Miles
Frank Johannsen
Frank LaMere
Frank Tamborello
Fred Kirschenmann & Carolyn Raffensperger
Fred Obmann
G.Wade Leak and John A Yost
Gail Dunlap
Gary & Sharon Grugel
Gary Boldt
Gary Fehr
Gary Lawrence
Gary Wilcox
Gayland & Marcia Regier
Gene & Laura Bittner
Gene French
George & Karen Johnson
George Gehant
George Rethmeier
George Runck
George Wolf
Georgia Jones
Georgia Miller
Gerald & Glen Royal
Gilbert Gillespie
Glen Ready
Glen Wollman
Glenda Humiston
Gloria Goll
Gordon & Jewell Deichmann
Gordon & Lenni Coulter
Graham Savio
Greg & Victoria Vacha
Greg Ptacek
Greg Reineke & Maxine Adelstein
Greg Seay
Gregory & Anne Isaackson
Gregory Fripp
Gregory Nielsen
Gregory Putnam
Guy Raymond
Gwen Lindberg
Harlan Jacobson
Harland & Corrine Nelson
Harmon Hoff & Eve Ann Shwartz
Harold & Jean Doerr
Harold & Lora Swanson
Harold & Paula Vestermark
Harold Olson
Heather & Jason Holcomb
Helene Hembreiker
Helene Murray
Henry & Barbara Blessing
Henry Winckler
Hildy Feen
Holly Hanson
Inga Haugen
Ingolf Vogeler
Ivan & Sherrill Svoboda
J. Michael Schmidt
J. Roger & Darly Evanson
Jack & Carol Werner
Jack & Kathryn Kibbie
Jack & Mary Ostergard
Jack Cooper
Jack Lee & Sue Forker
Jack Warrick
Jackie Ryan
James & Cheryl Erb
James & Eileen Zentner
James Berge
James Eller
James Kliebenstein
James Nygren
James Vanderloop
James Yon
Jamie Young
Jana Osborn
Jana Seeliger
Jane Flores
Jane Gates
Jane Niemeier
Jane Sooby
Janece & Wayne Mollhoff
Janelle Moran
Janet and Ronald Belitz
Janet Carlson
Janet Lindsteadt
Janet Topolsky
Janice Hellerich
Janis Peak
Jay & Linda Imker
Jay & Patricia Kanel
Jay Hall
Jay Howe
Jean Bailey
Jeannette Bergt
Jeff Gorfine
Jeff Miklovic
Jen Daugherty
Jennifer Carmer-Hall
Jennifer Debin
Jennifer Grabner
Jeremiah Picard
Jeremy Walters
Jerold & Bonnie Hubbard
Jerome Kudlacek
Jerry & Janice Farrell
Jerry & Karen Carolan
Jerry & Kathleen Fullerton
Jerry & Sharon Karr
Jesse & Loxi Wolf
Jessica Boehm
Jessica Ratcliff
Jessie Coffey
Jim & Brenda Dooley
Jim & Carol Barr
Jim & Carolyn Knopik
Jim & Dorothy Brophy
Jim & Judy Helgoth
Jim & Sara Shelton
Jim Bender
Jim Fitzgibbon
Jim Lewis
Jim Miller
Jim Millsap
Joan & Paul Sadowski
Joan Davidson
Joan Gussow
Joan Schnabel
Jodi Roberson
Jodie Pitcock
Joe Reestman
Joe Strong
Joe Twitchell
John & Barb Irwin
John & Eileen Schafersman
John & Jane Fisher-Merritt
John & Joan Niewohner
John & Joan Oeltjen
John & Julie Schutz
John & Lavelle Muller
John & Patricia Buck
John & Sheryl Wightman
John & Stephanie Ebner
John & Susan Arens
John Barrier
John Davidson & Cathy Beard
John Dietz
John Geddie
John Graf
John Gray
John Hoover
John Jankowski
John Kellogg
John Miller
John Pesek
John Proctor
John Ray Gill
John Walker
Johnathan Hladik
JoLynn Yenne
Jon Welch
Jonah Carlson
Jonathan Andelson
Jordan & David Rasmussen
Joyce Wink
Juan Hoefer
Juan Sandoval
Judy & Larry Hilkemann
Julianna Bosmoe
Kane Martin
Karen & Jim Tikalsky
Karen Hansen
Karen Manning
Karene Topp
Karolyn Miksis
Kathleen & Gene Todd
Kathleen Daugherty
Kathleen Grant
Kathleen Johnson
Kathleen Schwery
Kathy Sohn
Katie Nowikow
Kay Morman & David Fosbinder
Keith & Peggy Mahaney
Kelli Wilmes
Kelly O’Neill
Kelvin Rodolfo
Ken & Jan Danilson
Ken Guenther
Kenneth & Clara Siroky
Kenneth Cookson
Kenneth Dahlberg
Kenneth Muff
Kermit & Wilma Miskell
Kerry Hoffschneider
Kevin & Karen Flanagan
Kevin & Shannon Cooksley
Kevin Fulton
Kevin Greenwood
Kevin M. McCarron
Kevin Sauer
Kim Becker
Kim Lecher
Kris Francois
Kristen Raabe
Kristy Barnes
Kurt Elder
Kyle Rosfeld
Kyoki Roberts & Judith Dye
LaDell & Mary Goodroad
LaDonna Brunk
Lance & Doris Ekberg
Lanette Stec
LaRoy & Mary Seaver
Larry & Karen Knuth
Larry & Linda Spomer
Larry & Rebecca Williams
Larry & Shirley Young
Larry Burmeister
Larry Gregg
Laura Seyfer
Laurel Gress
Laverne & Arlene Nelson
LaVon & Craig Griffieon
Lawanda & Delmer Dean
Lawrence & Mary Lou Hultgren
Lawrence Kroeger
Leander & Mary Rerucha
Lee & Dorothy Nelson
Lee Mills
Leisa Stevens
Lela & Ryan Tunnell
Leo & Judy Tammi
Leon & Judy Schwartz
Leonard & Kathy Strope
Leroy & Judy Tejral
LeRoy Jons
Linda & Phil Seipel
Linda Collier
Linda Jones
Linda LeShanna
Lisa & Paul Jasa
Lisa Kucek
Lois Gordon
Lois Luthy
Lonnie Neddenriep
Lorado & Arllys Adelmann
Loren & Jeannie Schieffer
Lorrie Whitaker
Lory Power
Lou Anne Miller
Louise Boyd
Lowell & Marcia Schachtsiek
Lukas Sutton
Luke Jacobsen
Luke Seemann
Lyla Brown
Lyle & Carolyn Wichman
Lyle & Donna Dietzenbach
Lyn Jenkins
Lynda Cruickshank
Lynette Seigley
Lynn & Tracy Belitz
Mace Hack
Madelene Rose
Marcia Forbes
Margaret Alexander
Margaret Dyson-Cobb
Margaret Mellon
Marilyn & Gary Jones
Marilyn McNabb
Marion Kunzman
Marj Manglitz
Marjorie Baumberger
Mark & Juli Hintz
Mark & Melanie Bannister
Mark & Rachel Nelson
Mark & Susan Liebig
Mark & Susan McConnell
Mark & Susan Schulz
Mark Epp & Kathy Wismer-Epp
Mark Giese
Mark Moseman
Mark Nichols
Mark Peterson
Marlene & Robert Rasmussen
Marlene Halverson
Marlene Peters
Martin & Linda Kleinschmit
Martin Massengale
Martin Schaffranek
Marty Strange & Annette Higby
Marvin Boes
Marvin Bryant
Marvin Lange
Marvin Liewer
Marvin Shirley
Mary & Darwin Nielsen
Mary & Jerry Partridge
Mary & Richard Smythe
Mary Ann Bruns
Mary Hanten
Mary Hawkes
Mary Jane Karp
Mary Lou Clark
Mary Lou Mendel
Mary McCall
Mary McKeighan
Mary Phillips
Mary Rogers
Mary Woolsey
Massena Corporation
McNeely-Tilman Farms
Meenakshi Dalal
Megan Patent-Nygren
Mel & Mary Ann Beckman
Meleah Geertsma
Melinda Maendele
Melvin & Delores Meister
Merlin & Evelyn Volkmer
Merlin & Marcia Fick
Merlin & Rita Friesen
Michael & Barbara Wahler
Michael & Regula Russelle
Michael McMinn
Michael McMullen
Michael Phillips
Michael Yoder
Mick & Nancy Puckett
Mike & Cecilia Heimes
Mike Hechtner
Mike Waltemath
Milledgeville State Bank
Milo Alexander
Milton & Janis Emry
Miriam Lewin
Mitchell Ohnoutka
Monica Usasz
Morris & Phyllis Smith
Nancy Athey
National Center for Appropriate Technology
Neil & Jean Priefert
Neil Mesner
Nic Swiercek
Norene Fitzgerald
Norm & Susan West
Norma and Jerry Wilson
Norman & Mary Frey
Norman Frank
Norman Leuenberger
Norman Odell
Norris & Suzanne Albaugh
Northeast Nebraska RC & D
OP Marie Louise Seckar
Oren & Joyce Vogt
Orrin Strand
Orville Feyerherm
Otto & Barbara Doering
Paige Dietrich
Pam Edwards
Pat & Adell Ryan
Pat & Norman Wallman
Pat Kubly
Patricia Arnold
Patrick & Linda Rogers
Patrick Bauer
Patrick McCaffery
Paul & Patricia Hamrick
Paul Conway
Paul Dicke
Paul Hopper
Paul Tippery
Paul Wilson
Paula & Steve Gagnon
Paula Mares
Paula Murrish
Pauline Hansen
Peggy & Ronald Egertsen
Peter Mark Graff
Peter Raun
Peter Von Christierson
Phelps County Development Corporation
Philip Margolis
Philip Ryan
Phillip & Debbie Nielsen
Phyllis Swigart
R. Dale Melia
R. Todd Gabbard
R.W. Handley
Ralph & Beverly Holzfaster
Ralph Surprenant
Randolph Roth & Allison Sweeney
Randy & Susan Moody
Randy Hague
Randy Helgerson
Randy Lukasiewicz
Randy Rink
Ray Greeley
Ray Hansen
Raymond & Nancy Powell
Rebecca Abts Wright
Regan O’Hanlon
Rego Jones
Rena Conner
Renee & Richard O’Brien
Rev. James F Novotny
Rev. Phillip & Virginia Olson
Rev. Roger Verley
Rex & Kathleen Gogerty
Rex & Sally Miller
Rhea Landholm
Rhoda Bjelland
Rhonda Flurry
Richard & Marilyn Ogle
Richard & Rosalie Kleinschmidt
Richard Grosshauser
Richard Little & Tonya Haigh
Richard McManus
Richard Nation
Richard Todd & Patricia Haswell
Richard Wynne
Richard Zimola
Rita Ormsby
Rob Gleason
Robert & Deborah Alexander
Robert & Edith Zahniser
Robert & Eleanor Kraenow
Robert & Gudrun Warrick
Robert & Peggy Rover
Robert & Phyllis Narveson
Robert & Rosella Bear
Robert & Susan Chaffin
Robert Bataille
Robert Brooke
Robert Doriss & Jean Bonnet
Robert Hitchcock
Robert Johnson
Robert McNeill
Robert Noel Patten
Robert Rogman
Robert Stoddard
Robert Thompson & Melissa Will
Robin Matthews
Robin Metzner
Rod Barr
Rodney & Beverly Hannan
Roger & Freda Hoffman
Roger & Gail Osten
Roger & Marianne Hunt
Roger Johnson
Roger Shanle
Rollie Henkes
Rollin and Joyce Howell
Ron & Lois Todd-Meyer
Ron & Marilyn Hanson
Ron & Marilyn Prochaska
Ron & Nancy Vos
Ron Johnson
Ron Kroese
Ronald & Susan Meyer
Ronald Busch
Ronald Koester
Ronda Adam
Rory Mikkonen
Rose Drain
Roselyn & George O’Connell
Roslyn Willett
Ross & Lorena Blount
Roxanne Smith
Roy Kaufman
Russell Daehling
Russell Lang
Russell Salisbury & Elsie Tuss
Rusty Hilgenkamp
Rusty Shipley
Ruth Ann Schultz
Ruth Blocker
Ruth Johnson
Ruth Tonachel
Ryan Gossling
Ryan Pekarek
Ryan Stockwell
Sam Cordes & Trish Brown
Sam Jilka
Sandra Atkinson
Sandra Holder
Santiago Vasquez
Sarah Collyer
Sarah Gilbert
Sarah Grant
Sarah Paxton
Sarah Roehl
Sarah Smith
Sayeed Hasan
Scott & Carol Davis
Scott & Melea Kinkaid
Scott & Wendy Kubik
Scott Kingery
Shannon Moncure
Shari Sirkin
Sharon Eisenberg & David Oien
Sharon Hoffman
Shawn Stecklein
Sheila Knoploh-Odole
Sheryl Reda
Shirley Dean
Shirley Wenzel
Sister Therese Bangert
Sonya & Myron Salamon
Stacy Maurer
Stan & Alice Kumm
Stan Jensen
Stan Yogi & David Carroll
Stanley Pomberg
Steffen & Janet Helgaas
Stephen & Joanna Reno
Stephen Charles Mott
Stephen Hopkins & Sara Andreason
Stephen Lecuyer & Joan O’Connell
Stephen Tiwald
Stephen Twitchell
Stephen Webster
Steve & Lisa McConnell
Steve & Lynn Carnes
Steve Svarvari
Steven Espeland
Steven Gordon
Steven Wehmer
Sue & Scott Gardner
Susan Baumert
Susan Frembgen
Susan Gillies
Susan Glissman
Susan Jutz
Susan Kotas
Suzette Cuny
Tad & Erin Williams
Tammy Yarmon
Tana Hofstetter
Tawnya Skinner
Ted & Elaine Phillips
Ted Kooser & Kathleen Rutledge
Terry & Eileen Sestak
Terry & Kim Mosel
Terry Dittmer
Theodore & Mona Thieman
Thomas Cunningham
Thomas Hodson
Thomas Lynch
Thomas Ringenberg
Thomas Thelen
Thomas Wellington
Tim & Lisa Fossa
Tim Fickenscher
Tim Nissen
Tim Rinne & Kay Walter
Timothy & Marie Powell
Timothy Lambert
Tini Van-Oehlertz
Todd Holmes
Tom & Denesse Willey
Tom & Donna Steffen
Tom & Gretchen Pesek
Tom Grau
Tom Means
Tom Nekoliczak
Tom Parks
Tom Pederson
Tom Spiess
Tom Tomas
Tommy Mullen
Toni Wright
Tony & Patty Brown
Tony Wolk & Lindy Delf
Tracy Noel
Travis Dunekacke
Trevor & Kimberly Preston
Troy & Susan Kash-Brown
Troy Schroeder
Tyler & Melissa Vacha
Verlon & Elaine Vrana
Vern & Delores Jantzen
Vernon & Betty Johnson
Vernon Williams
Vickie & Wayne McLane
Victor & Marlys Jensen
Virgil & Mary Tworek-Hofstetter
Virginia Stuhr
W.W. & Marcie Frevert
Walt Bagley
Wanda Small
Warrick Farms
Wayne & Judy Rasmussen
Wayne Hansen
Wayne Sorenson
Wes & Marilyn Geidel
Wes and Joan Jackson
West Point News
William Bryan
William Deutsch
William Knight & Carolyn Ristau
William Stoms
Yang Park
 

Institutional Funders

Institutional funders are government agencies, foundations and businesses that provide funding for specific initiatives.

ArtPlace America
Blooming Prairie Foundation
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska
Botanical Interests Company
Brehmer Manufacturing
Central Valley Ag
Clif Bar Family Foundation
CNA Automotive Services
Community Catalyst
Daniel A. Smith
Decatur Riverfront Storage, LLC
Dregalla Family Dentistry
Earl May Company
Energy Foundation
Farm Aid
Farm and Home Insurance Agency, Inc.
First Northeast Bank of Nebraska
Future of Decatur Foundation Fund
Garfield Foundation
Granary Foundation
Hardsteel, Inc.
High Stakes Foundation
Hiway Cafe
Holland Foundation
Howard G. Buffett Foundation
Humanities Nebraska
Hy-Vee One Step Community Garden Grant
Jensen’s Plumbing & Heating, Inc.
Johnny’s Selected Seeds
Lane’s Tree Service
Lincoln Community Foundation, Alice Dittman Integrity Loan Fund
Lincoln Community Foundation, Family Farm Fund
Linda’s Shear Impressions
Lyons Community Club
Mark Lorensen Lumber And Grain, LLC
McKnight Foundation
Meadow Creature, LLC
Melissa’s Miracles Daycare
National Farm to School Network
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
Nebraska Arts Council
Nebraska Department of Agriculture
Nebraska Department of Economic Development
Newman’s Own Foundation
Olson Plumbing & Heating, LLC
Patagonia
Petal Pushers
Peter Kiewit Foundation
RE-AMP Network
Save More Market
Sherwood Foundation
Slaughter Rentals
Small Business Administration, Microloan Program
Small Business Administration, Women’s Business Center
South Dakota Community Foundation
Stillman Construction
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education
Territorial Seed Company
Trout Unlimited
United States Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency
United States Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service
United States Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture
United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resource Conservation Service
United States Department of Agriculture, Risk Management Agency
United States Department of Agriculture, Rural Development
United States Department of Treasury, Community Development Financial Institution Fund
University of Nebraska, Rural Futures Institute
Vetick Construction
Walton Family Foundation
Weitz Family Foundation
William and Ruth Scott Family Foundation
Woods Charitable Fund
 

Capital Partners & Investors

Capital partners and investors provide capital to revolving loan funds operated by the Center for Rural Affairs and the Rural Investment Corporation.

First National Bank
Lincoln Community Foundation, Alice Dittman Integrity Loan Fund
Nebraska Department of Economic Development
Nebraska Enterprise Fund
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Sherwood Foundation
Small Business Administration
United States Department of Agriculture
William and Ruth Scott Family Foundation

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