Our Supporters

Supporters
Thank You, Donors & Volunteers

As of April 18, 2022

Support for Kalamazoo County Ready 4s has been received from:

A. Roger Vanderschie
Aaron Pearce
Aaron Vorce
Adam Anderson
Adam Burke
Adam Lagoni
Adonne Washington
Affordable Garage Door Service
Ali and Chris Schwartz
Alicia Walbridge
Allan and Rita LaReau
Allen Lindstrom
Alyssa Vukelich
Amanda Vliek
Amazon Smile
Amber Henrickson
Amber Pedersen
American Screen Printing LLC
Amerifirst Home Mortgage
Amy Caranci
Amy OSullivan
Amy Papranec
Amy Upjohn and Brad VandenBerg
Andrea Goodin
Andrew Gyorkos
Angela Cierpial
Angelita Aguilar
Anmar Atchu
Anmarie Chandler
Ann and Robert Brown
Anne Henn
Ashley Schneider
Ashlyn Kramer
Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Barbara Ameling
Barbara and Jerry James
Barbara Deroo
Ben Rathbun
Benjamin Burnham
Brian & Bernie Schmall
Beverly and James Haas
Bill and Carrie Venema
Blaine and Bobbie Lam
Bob and Jane Ziemer
Bookbug Kalamazoo
Brad Hallgren
Brad Hershbein
Bradley Pratt
Brandon Buckhout
Brant Shrimplin
Brenda and Larry Lepisto
Brenda Seeley
Brett Beam
Brian Sackett
Brianna Schmall
Brianne Ferrari
Brittany Williams
Bruce and Jeanne Grubb
Bryan Sallmen
Burnham Family Foundation
Burton H. and Elizabeth S. Upjohn Charitable Trust
Caitlin Stangl
Capital Group/American Funds
Carl Schelb
Carmen Broomfield
Carol Hamet in memory of Bob Hamet
Carol Howes
Carol Lesiow
Caroline Martin
Carolyn Williams
Carrie Klain
Carrie Nicholson
Casey Young Spring
Cassandra Spies
Cassie Winterowd
Cathie Schau
Charlie Grdina
Chris Housler
Chris Sargent
Christine Anderson
Christine Huber
Christine Norland
Christopher Praedel
Christopher Tracy
Christy Pierangeli
CHUM Preschool
Cindy and Kevin Kole
Cindy Stewart and Rick Welch
Colleen Fahling
Connar Tava
Connie Caranci
Constance Ferguson
Consuelo Shank
Consumers Credit Union
Consumers Energy Foundation
Craig and Diane Misner
Craig Happel
CSM Group
Cynthia Alves
Dallas and Kyle Oberlee
Dan Baker
Dan Hinkle
Dan Jaqua
Dana Loveland
Daniel VanMiddlesworth
Danielle Macdonell
Danielle Sielatycki
Darin Caranci
David A. Maurer
David Campbell
Dawn Spencer
De Groot Family Foundation
Dean and Kathryn Bergy
Debra and Douglas Stafinski
DeeDee and Tom Hoy
Denise Crawford
Denise Hartsough
Dennis Kelly
Destry Kiser
DeVon Jackson
Diana Hidalgo Lane
Diane Fry
Donna and Rick Neevel
Donna Swegles
Donna Van Natter
Doreen and Ed Thomas
Doris Bell
Dorothy U. Dalton Foundation
Douglas and Deidre Smith
Edward Giffels
Elizabeth Britner
Elizabeth Jackson-Spaner
Elizabeth Semaan
Elizabeth Upjohn Mason
Emily Gardner
Eric lIndsley
Fabri-Kal
Family Health Center
First National Bank of Michigan
First National Bank of Michigan Charitable Fund
Frank Caron
Frank Jeremy
Frank Sardone and Susan Fall
Fred and Susan Einspahr
Frederick O. and Marisa Brown Fund
Fritz and Marisa Brown
George Todd
Gerard & Margery Thomas Fund
Getman Corporation
Gilda Behrje
Glen C. and Gail G. Smith Fund
Grace Hernandez
Greenleaf Trust
Greg and Ann Feldmeier
Greg Bouhanna


Harding’s Markets West Inc.
Harold and Bonnie Zeigler
Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation
Havirmill Foundation
Holly Hollett
Horizon Bank
Humphrey Products
Imelda Reyes
Imperial Beverage
Ineke Way
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation
Jake Fredericks
Jamauri Bogan
James and Amy Melvin
James and Winifred Stewart Donor Advised Fund
James Hemenway
James Liggins
James Marucci
James Pollock
Jamie Ascherman
Jamie Eves
Jane and John Todd III Fund
Jane Hampton
Jane Rooks Ross
Janet and Don Gladstone
Janet Bremer
Janet Short
Janice Brown and Ed Birch
Jaqua Realtors
Jared Volz
Jason Langwell
Jason Martin
Jay Garside
Jean A. McMillan
Jeanne Hess
Jeff Lukasak
Jeff Tompkins
Jeff Wojcik
Jeffrey Haspas
Jeffrey Timpe
Jennifer Fish
Jennifer Ocasio
Jeremy & Laura Ynclan
Jeremy Shank
Jessica Adamczyk
Jessica Buckley
Jessica Kugler
Jessie Wagner
Jill Benscoter
Jill Hamilton
Jill Hengst
Jim and Jennifer Evans
Jim and Judy Praeger
Jim and Marsha Heath
Joanna and Scott Dales
Joe Atkinson
Joe Walters
Joel and Florence Orosz
Johanna Spletzer
John and Jane Todd
John and Mary Whyte
Jon and Courtenay VanderMolen
Jon and Patti Werme
Jonathan Crawford
Joseph Cekola
Josh and Pam Weiner
Joshua Porter
Judy Jolliffe
Julia Barton
Julie Harlan
Julie Heath
Julie Lockwood
Julie McDonald
Justin Carter
Kaitlyn Lagoni
Kalamazoo Community Foundation
Kalamazoo HR Management Association
Kalie and Dan Vogt
Kallie Ashcraft
Kalsec, Inc.
Karen and Robert Buhl
Karen Bowman
Kathleen and William Jones
Kathleen Matyas
Kathryn Hillenbrand
Kathy and Rick Beauregard
Kathy Barnitz
Kathy Gilbert
Kathy Wolthuis
Katie Engle
Katie Verburg
Keene Wolfe
Kelley Watson
Kelli Drobny
Kelly Brant
Kelsey Bailey
Ken and Laurie Kreg
Kendall and Susan Warren Fund
Kenneth & Eunice MacRitchie
Kerry Quinones in honor of Kathy Shurtz
Kerry Schulz
Kevan Hess
Kevin and Denise McCarthy
Kevin Galer
Kevin Kossen
Kevin McLeod
Kimberly Melvin
Kinney Limited LLC/Biggby
Kristen Clancy
Kristen Knox
Kristin Keirns
Kristyn Buhl-Lepisto and Douglas Lepisto
Kurt Lentner
Kyle Cutler
Lake Michigan Credit Union
Larissa Sloan
Larry and Linda Lueth
Larry and Marsha Ulmer
Larry Bell
Laura Fraze
Laura Huggett
Laura Thomas
Laurie Young
Lia Gaggino and Rodger Parzyck
Linda Lampman
Linda Massura
Lindsey Ostrowski
Lisa Cavanaugh
Lorene Taylor
Luke Barber
Luke Kujacznski
Luther Washington
Lynn Weimeister
Lynne and James Cowart
Maestro
Maranda Vanbruaene
Marc and Jeanne Schupan
Marcus Kole
Marcy Peake
Margery Thomas
Marguerite Kolaja
Mari Bray
Mark & Brenda Clise
Mark and Karen Weishaar
Mark Lancaster
Martha Betke
Mary and Thomas Tift
Mary Gustas
Mary Hentschl-Early


Mary Licavoli
Mary Norris
Mary Townsend
Mary Tyler
Matthew Morgan
Matthew Vernon
Meghan LaCombe
Melanie Disbro
Melissa Lange
Melissa Payne
Mercantile Bank of Michigan
Mercantile Bank of Michigan Endowment Fund
Metro Toyota
Michael and Julie Cartier
Michael Kletke
Michael Roeder
Michaelan Hudson
Michaella Holton
Michele Hills
Michelle Hostutler
Michelle Miller-Adams
Mike Gallagher
Mike Kusmack
Mindy Miller
Mirthwood Fund
Molly Fairbanks
Monie Hardwick
Monroe-Brown Foundation
Moore Electrical Service, Inc
Namita Sharma and Rex Brueggemann
Nancy and Mark Mitchell
Nancy Richardson
Natasha Lindsay
Nathalie Alwane
National Financial Services LLC
Nickie Peters
Nicole Burchette
Norman Hamann
Nulty Insurance
Olivia Salazar
Omayra Cortes
Pamela Enslen
Parker Hannifin Foundation
Patrice Tompkins
Patricia and Robert Huiskamp
Patricia Billingsley
Patricia VanderVeen
Patricia Wright
Peggy Louise Kingsley
People’s Church of Kalamazoo
Pfizer Foundation Matching Gifts Program
PNC Financial Services Group
PNC Foundation
Priscilla Blair
Randy and Deborah Van Antwerp
Randy and Diane Eberts
Rathco Safety Supply, Inc.
Rebecca Sheppard
Regena and Eric Nelson
Renae and Jason Schug
Rhiannon Zielinski
Rhonda Lauderman
Rich MacDonald
Richard and Kathy Dirrenberger
Rita Raichoudhuri
Rob and Jean Kropf
Robert and Cassandra Spies
Robert and Sandra Borsos
Robert Armbrister
Robert Jorth
Robert Lynch
Roberto Flachier
Rochelle Habeck and H. Allan Hunt
Rodney Walters
Ruby Sledge
RW LaPine
Ryan Black
Sabrina Moore
Sally Drobny
Sandi Morrissey
Sandra McDonald
Sandy Allan
Sandy and Dave Standish in honor of Donna Neevel
Schupan & Sons, Inc.
Scott and Janet Nykaza
Scott Lakey
Scott Lemons
Scott MacCallum
Shane Sheldon
Shari Riopel
Shaunna Padgett
Shawna Clauser
Shelby Nowak
Shelley Chisek
Sheri and Richard Welsh
Shirley and Si Johnson
Sonya Hollins
Spencer and Carolyn Stiles
Spencer Stiles
Stephanie Van Avery
Stephenie Henderson
Steve and Sue Rodia
Steve Benscoter
Steve East
Stryker
Stryker Johnston Foundation
Sue Edwards
Sue Rome
Susan Culhane
Susan Davidson
Susan Gilmore
Susan Thompson
Suzzette Deaux
Sydney Nordquist
TG Nulty
The Gary Sisters Foundation
The Marvin and Rosalie Okun Foundation
The Miller-Davis Foundation
The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation
Theresa Bininger
Thomas Darrington
Thomas Garrett
Thomas Schlueter
Thomas Wrench
Tim Bartik and Deb Wickman
Tim Sheldon
Timothy Housler
Tina Wynn
Todd McDonald
Tom and Carol Beech
Tom Jager
Tom Sielatycki
Tonya Phillips
TowerPinkster
Travis and Kelly Cree
Tricia Ryan
Trustee & Employee Matching Grants Fund
Tyler Little Family Foundation
United Way of the Battle Creek & Kalamazoo Region
Verna Lampman
Von and Beth Washington
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
W.S. and Lois VanDalson Foundation
Welsh & Associates
Wendy English
Wendy Hart
Wendy Maynard-Somers
Whitney Potts
William and Ruth Ann Uggen
Women Who Care
WSI
Yujing Xue
Zach Klipsch
Zoetis

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