Foundation Donors

Those who have contributed to the Foundation and qualify for permanent recognition.

$1,000,000 or more
  • Fred & Dorothy* Fichter
  • Frederik* & Lena Meijer
  • The Meijer Foundation
  • Dirk & Victoria* Hoffius
  • Meijer, Inc.
  • Chris* & Charlotte* Southwick
$500,000–$999,999
  • Bernie & Rose Rosenthal
  • James* & Joan Hoffman
  • Arthur* & Elizabeth* E. Snell
$250,000–$499,999
  • Wege Foundation
  • Clare F. Jarecki*
  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Charles G. Schoenknecht & Ward A. Paul
  • Dr. David G. Dvorak/Ms. Karol J. Peterson
$100,000–$249,999
  • L. Dale* & Jean* Atkinson
  • Kenneth Bandstra
  • John D. & Marian F. Bouwer
  • Miner* & Mary Ann Keeler/Keeler Foundation
  • Keller Foundation
  • Earl & Donnalee Holton
  • Thomas P. Merchant & Glen W. Johnson
  • Michael & Sarah Julien
  • C. Thomas & Evelyn Kapteyn
  • Thomas Peter Kapteyn
  • Ray & Nancy* Loeschner
  • John & Gail Nowak
  • Richard & Valerie Peacock
  • Ed & June Prein
  • Lynn & John P. Vinkemulder

Those who have contributed to the Foundation and qualify for permanent recognition.

$50,000–$99,999
  • Vern & Norma Boss
  • Fred & Susan* Cooper
  • Abby J. & Milo R. DeVries
  • Edie Fleming*
  • Daniel & Pamella DeVos Foundation
  • Marsilje Foundation
  • Thomas* & Margaret Jack
  • Wayne & Vicki Korson
  • David R. & Mary A. Mapes
  • Harold* & Phoebe Phelps
  • Dr. Leonard* & Dora C.* Rosenzweig
  • Budge & Marilyn Sherwood
$25,000–$49,999
  • Anonymous
  • Charles & Patricia Bloom
  • Conrad* & Molly Bradshaw
  • James & Judy DeLapa
  • The Lafayette Fund - The Grand Rapids Community Foundation
  • The Tassell-Wisner-Bottrall Foundation
  • Nancy McKenzie Frost
  • Sid and Elizabeth Harkema
  • The Brooks Family - Holland
  • Sue Ann Jabin
  • Harvey Lemmen
  • Jack H. Miller
  • Arlene Obetts
  • Jesse & Becky Stewart
  • George & Kerstin Trowbridge
  • Gillett Family Foundation Trust
$15,000–$24,999
  • First of America Bank
  • Charles & Debbie Beckwith
  • Jim* & Joan Buchanan
  • In Memory of Sallie Peterson Ferguson*
  • Gregory & Kathy Forzley
  • The Korff Foundation
  • John and Nancy Gordon
  • Deborah Meijer
  • Richard & Jeanenne Morton
  • James & Marie Preston
  • Alwyn & Chris Rougier-Chapman
  • John & Judy Spoelhof
  • Roger & Luella Warnshuis
  • Gwen Bolt & Dorothy Williamson
$10,000–$14,999
  • John G. & Janet Baab
  • Stuart B. Padnos & Jean W. Barkin
  • Judy & Ken Betz
  • Karl & Patti Betz
  • Frederick A. Bogaert
  • Glen & Betsy Borre
  • Paul & Cathy Boyer
  • Daniel & Barbara Braun
  • Helen Bull*
  • Robert W. Burnham
  • Robert & Susan Conklin
  • Thomas B. Cornell
  • Glen B. & Eunice L.* Corp
  • Gilbert R. & Patricia K. Davis
  • Elizabeth Tinney Donley
  • Henry Fuhs Family
  • The Pullen-Chamberlain Family
  • Richard A. Rasmussen Family
  • Batts Foundation
  • Linda & David Mehney Foundation
  • Grace Spears Chadwick Memorial Garden Center
  • Kent Garden Club
  • Williiam & Suzanne Green
  • John & Gwen Hibbard
  • David S. & Leslie A. Hooker
  • Robert & Judith* Hooker
  • Marilyn & Dave* Hunting, Jr.
  • Mike & Sue Jandernoa
  • Jeanne M. Kapenga
  • Mr. & Mrs. James & Amy Keane
  • Donald E. & Ann Kelley
  • John & Nancy Kennedy
  • Dale & Pam Larson
  • Barbara Mayo-Johnson
  • Mac & Pinky McPherson
  • Richard G. & Maureen J. Morrison
  • Katharine L. Neff
  • David & Kathleen Ray
  • Douglas & Raymonde Kramlich
  • Shirley J. Roskam
  • Chuck* & Stella Royce
  • Hilary F. & Connie* Snell
  • Dr. William & Norma* Sprague
  • Connie Wenger
  • Stephen & Cheryl Wonch

Those who have contributed to the Foundation and qualify for permanent recognition.

$5,000–$9,999
  • William E. Alt
  • Woods Construction
  • Mark Sherwood & Saralyn Coupe
  • Mast Foundation
  • The Steve Van Andel Foundation
  • Virgil & May* Johanningsmeier
  • Christine M. Liebrock
  • Jeff & Peg Padnos
  • Shawn Tilstra
  • Marilyn Titche
  • Dan & Sue Veeneman

Those who have contributed to the Foundation and qualify for permanent recognition.

$1,000–$4,999
  • Robert N. (Rob) Alt, Jr.
  • Janet R. Bacon*
  • Tammy & Howie Bailey
  • James & Shirley Balk
  • Lois E. Beckering
  • Donald R. Buske
  • Anna Moore Butzner
  • Robert L. Bytwerk
  • Ken & Judi Carpenter
  • Rita D. Champion
  • Betty Cloud
  • Campbell Sales Co
  • Paige Cornetet
  • Dr. Darrel*, Carrie* & Sheri Rosen
  • James N.* & Joy S. DeBoer
  • Anna & David Dethmers
  • KeHE Distributors, LLC
  • DTE Energy
  • Charlotte A. Runnells Estate
  • Robert & Rudean Fairman
  • Chris-Tina Foundation/Hoffman Family
  • Betty B. Ford*
  • Stanley* & Blanche* Ash Foundation
  • Douglas DeBoer Memorial Fund of Grand Rapids Community Foundation
  • The Lukens Family Foundation
  • Doris Griffith/Griffith Foundation
  • Sam* & Jane* Kravitz Foundation
  • Steelcase Foundation
  • Dr. Jeffrey H. Frank
  • Glea* & W.D.* Frankforter
  • Charles* & Elizabeth* French
  • Jim McKay & Twink Frey
  • Rev. Dr. Charles & Betty Jean Fry
  • F. Martin & Dorothy A. Johnson Family Fund
  • Grand Valley Indoor Gardeners
  • Carl & Virginia Geis
  • James* & Bebe* Glerum
  • Gilson Graphics
  • Terry & Margie Griffith
  • Larry & Cindy Havard
  • Janet A. Haynes
  • Donald E.* & Priscilla M.* Hazelswart
  • William* & Lucille Hicks
  • Jack* & Marge Highfield
  • Tom & Sharon Hilliker
  • Stephen & Susan Hoffius
  • John R. Hunting
  • Mr. & Mrs. Robert C. Pew II*
  • Dorothy Lane Market Inc
  • ThinkWise Inc
  • Don & Lois Jandernoa
  • Jarob, Inc
  • Charles R. & Linda H. Johnson
  • Miller Johnson, In Memory of Betty Snell
  • Chloe & Lester* Jones
  • Tom & Margy Jones
  • Jim & Ginger Jurries
  • Brian Cloyd & Agnes Kempker-Cloyd
  • Katie* & Bob Kimball
  • Peter & Helga Kleinschmidt
  • Herbert & Glenna Knape
  • Jim & Natalie Kuras
  • Aaron Lee
  • Donald & Kathleen Maine
  • John & Mary Ann March
  • Jim & Norma Jean McCormick
  • William G.* & Jerre J.* McDaniel
  • Lorraine R. McDonald
  • Walter* & Pamela McVeigh
  • Fusionary Media
  • Doug Meijer
  • Sakura Bonsai Society of Northern Michigan
  • Grand Valley Rosarians of Western Michigan
  • Wendell A. Miles*
  • Betty R. Miller
  • Kim S. Mitchell
  • Frank & Nancy Moore
  • Duane & Nancy Nagel
  • Ruth Lagow O’Keefe*
  • Joann F. Ott
  • Pat* & Armen Oumedian
  • Martin & Enid Packard
  • William & Susan Pappas
  • Bruce N. & Jean A. Parsons
  • Mark & Marti Prein
  • Ferris State University - Grand Rapids
  • Richard & Judith Rathburn
  • Peter P. & Patricia Renucci
  • James & Bonnie Scarlett
  • Marilyn Lankfer & Jeffrey Schad
  • Dr. Kennth & Caroline Schultz
  • Martin* & Eileen Shedleski
  • Hilary & Kristi Snell
  • Rosalyn Stuart
  • Joseph & Ann Sweeney
  • Peter M. Turner
  • Frank & Sharon Van Haven
  • Frank & Sharon Van Haven
  • Matt Van Vranken
  • Lewis & Norma VanKuiken
  • Southland Auto Wash
  • Ray & Wavelet Weigel
  • Frances R. Willard*
  • Dr. Mary E. Wilsberg*
  • Glenn & Linda Zimmermann

Those who have also contributed to the Foundation.

$200–$999
  • Bruce Baker
  • Kelly Ballor
  • Mr. and Ms. Eric Bennett
  • Jame P. & Kimberly A. Chiavaras
  • Congressman & Mrs. Vernon Ehlers
  • West Bay Exploration
  • Gail & Jim Fahner
  • James W. Fleser
  • Lynn P. & Alice V. Francis
  • Ms. M. Kay Hannah
  • Barbara Irwin
  • Linda
  • Mr. Ralph Pernice
  • Mary Ruzicka-Savage
  • Stanley & Phyllis Saganski
  • Sara R. Ferguson & David K. Whitmore
$199 or less
  • William & Bernice Azkoul
  • Edward & Carol Blankespoor
  • Janice A. Brander
  • Rich & Sheri Brolick
  • Richard Bucknam
  • Louise L. Budnick
  • Donald Klopcic
  • Tom & Sally Kyros
  • Donald & Patricia Lakin
  • Thomas H. & Anne Gerth Logan
  • Frederik H. Olert, Jr.
  • Peter and Joan Steketee
  • Scott W. Wemmer, D.D.S.
  • anonymous

Others who have remembered the Foundation in their Estate Planning.

  • Lois E. Beckering
  • Nancy McKenzie Frost
  • Thomas P. Merchant & Glen W. Johnson
  • Dale & Cynthia Nelson
  • Rosalyn Stuart
  • Frank & Sharon Van Haven