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Honor Roll of Giving - Benefactors

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Benefactors are those donors who made gifts of $1,000 or more between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018 for all purposes and are recognized at these levels:

Scholte's Circle $10,000 and more
Pietenpol's Circle $5,000-$9,999
President's Circle $1,000-$4,999
* denotes giving for five or more consecutive years
+ denotes deceased

Scholte's Circle - $10,000 and more

Sally Anderson '69*
Bruce '70 & Bev Anderson *
Jason & Carrie Andringa
Dave '86 & Kristi Jaarsma Balk '88*
Adam & Katie Beitz
Blank Park Zoo Foundation
Curt '88 & Mary Holden Blythe '90
Jeff '87 & Darcy Blythe *
BMO Charitable Fund Program
Gary '59 & Lois Sorenson Boeyink '74
Glenn '54 & Shirley Van Konynenburg Borgman '55*
Ken Braskamp '65*
Roger & Janice Brown
Bob '89 & Julie Bryant *
Pete '82 & Rebecca Cartwright*
Central Club
ConocoPhillips
Creative Providers Foundation*
Joe & Sue Cunningham
Steve '65 & JoAnn De Cook *
Mark '64 & Kay Kuyper De Cook '63*
Deere & Co.
Vern '71 & Diane Norman Den Herder '70*
Ebenezer Reformed Church - Leighton, Iowa*
Mike '89 & Amy Dietrich Eilers '88*
Betsy Farver
Brian '80 & Lori Humphrey Fegley '80*
Joel & Shayla From*
Tom '61 & Barb Gaard *
Terry '72 & Emily Neal Garvin '72*
Geisler Penquite Foundation*
Alex '69 & Barb Septer Glann '69*
Anonymous*
Chip Griffith '92*
Marv '66 & Bretna Hackert *
Doug '61 & Nyla Rozeboom Heerema '63*
Iowa College Foundation*
Jim & Debbie Israel *
Kent Jager '80
Jerry Jelsema '64
M. Joan Farver*+
Lindsey Kaalberg
Kourtney Kaalberg
Louie & Sheryl Meyer Kamerick '80*
Robert D and Patricia E Kern Family Foundation
Harold '60 & Laurie Bouma Kolenbrander+ '62*
Tom '86 & Debbie Koos *
Peter H. and E. Lucille Gaass Kuyper Foundation*
Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts
Mike Main '87*
Marion County Bank - Pella, Iowa*
Marion County Community Foundation
Robin Martin
Fred Maytag Family Foundation*
McKee Family Foundation*
Tim Meyer '70
Moore Family Foundation*
Jim '64 & Alda Pippel Muyskens '63*
NCAA National Collegiate Athletic Association
Noel Cover Foundation*
Jeff Oliver '79*
Mike '69 & Linda Millin Orr '68*
Pella Rolscreen Foundation*
Marc '98 & Ellen Gallinger Poortinga '04*
Precision Pulley & Idler (PPI)*
The Principal Financial Group Foundation, Inc.*
Mark & Tammy Putnam *
Bill Rankin '69 & Lori Nakahara*
Bert '85 & Stefanie Vruwink Reiser '85
Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust*
Rick '70 & Sarah Drexler Ryan '71*
Richard '61 & Donna Salch *
Bob & Linda Sanger
Ron Schipper Memorial Golf Participants*
Second Reformed Church - Pella, Iowa*
Earl Simmelink Estate
Harry Smith '73 & Andrea Joyce Kuslits*
Ron & Carol Smith
Dave & Kathy Smith
Wallace ""Spencer"" Stepenske '64 Estate
Dave '61 & Ardie Pals Sutphen '64*
Third Reformed Church - Pella, Iowa*
Clay Thompson '90 & Amy Britt*
Otto & Denise Tjaden
Ulrich Ford-Lincoln - Pella, Iowa*
Hank '53 & Milly Vande Kieft*
Joe '99 & Kerry Maynard Vande Kieft '99*
Mary Vanden Berge+ '67
Jane Vander Kooi '66*
Mark '78 & Michele VanderLinden*
Joel & Marti Vandevoort
Phil '61 & Berta Van Ekeren '16H*
James & Eunice Vander Zyl Van Tuyl '68
Bob '56 & Arlys Van Zee Verdoorn '56*
Deanna Ver Steeg '94 & Joseph Timmins*
Don '61 & Diana Starr Vogel '63*
Lance & 'Judi Clauson Vogel '82*
The Wellmark Foundation
Wells Fargo Bank N.A.*
Dave '64 & Linda Wesselink *

Pietenpol's Circle - $5,000-$9,999


Cole '96 & Jaime Adrian
Mark Babcock '91 & Tony Braida '89
Russ & Mary Benedict *
Tom '61 & Barbara Boat *
The Boeing Company
Walter Borda
Jim '65 & Sue Spaans Brandl '65*
Catherine Breed
Caterpillar, Inc.
John '84 & Lanette Porter Celoni '86
Dan '95 & Angela De Cook *
Warren & Vici De Haan*
Fran De Jong '57 Estate*
Verlan '62 & Karen Westerveld Den Adel '62
Tej '91 & Karen Spencer Dhawan '91*
Mark '80 & Lori Kooiker Ellingson '82*
John '87 & Julie Pothoven Fisher '90*
Jim '59 & Barbara Grimm *
Barry '04H & Michele Griswell*
Tim '88 & Kelly Heerema *
Don '65 & Helen Van Zanten Hemmes '67*
Tom '64 & Hedy Ho*
Will '67 & Dixie Hoekman
Bill & Chris Epperly Ieuter '91
John+ '50 & Lois Itzen*
Jaarsma Bakery - Pella, Iowa*
Blaine '66 & Judy Lorier Kading '67
Mike '86 & Dawn De Boer Kleis '86
Martin Klemm '75*
Mark Koskamp '80*
Lanny '74 & Susan Little*
Ann Marsteller '67*
The Merck Company Foundation*
Don '57 & Millie Ratmeyer Meyer '57
David & Mary Ohaver Moermond '79*
Frank '91 & Stacey Profit Neu '92*
Russ '87 & Marsha Nieland
H. S. Ostlin Educational Foundation*
Steven '01 & Stefanie Bresnahan Perkins '02*
Larry & Karin Peterson *
RDG Planning & Design
Reformed Church in America - New York, New York*
Larry '71 & Emily Reynen
Mary De Master Schulte '62
Joel Shields '87
Kathleen Sikkema '84 & Michael Merson*
John '62 & Betty Nagel Sikkink '61*
Tom & Susan Kuyper Stanley '70
Anna Swanson '03*
UnitedHealth Group
John '64 & Verna De Jong Vander Kooi '66*
Verlan '61 & Norma De Bruin Van Rheenen '61*
Scott & Cindy Van Tasell *
Brad '78 & Janine Rehm Van Vark '80
Trent '90 & Kris Brandt Vaughn '90*
Bob '66 & Lois De Jong Vermeer '69*
Harry Vermeer Family Foundation*
Walter & Providencia Ver Steeg
John '58 & Carol Dulmes Vruwink '60*
Jack Walvoord '54
Kris Cox Ward '85*
Tim & Kim Yaggi

President's Circle - $1,000-$4,999

Abbott Laboratories
Darrell '57 & Maureen Albers *
Bernadette Allen '78*
Ann Anderson '86*
Logan '55 & Jen Noordsy Andeweg '54
Lavonne Andrew+
Anonymous*
Scott '90 & Nadine Lupkes Argo '91
Charles '63 & Jean Van Zomeren Argo '63*
Cyndi Atkins*
Tim '71 & Sally Mc Gilvra Baar '71*
Ed & Mary Jane Banfield*
David & Mary Barnes
Steve '59 & Joyce Bell *
George & Janice Van Zomeren Beran '53
Peggy Bliss*
Herb '61 & Kathy Power Blom+ '69*
Dody Int'veld Boat '05H*
Rick '80 & Pam Boat
Jim '77 & Ina Van Haaften Boeke '77*
Virgil & Shirley Boertje *
Michael '85 & Kelly Hadley Bohning '86
Jeff '89 & Betty Balder Bollard '84
Hildy Bowbeer '76 & Bill Klein*
Dick '65 & Barb Bowzer
Darrell '59 & Sherma Blom Brand '61*
Larry '63 & Judi Kolenbrander Braskamp '64
Alan & Peggy Bridges
Willa Schaver Brown '64*
Robert & Debra Bruxvoort *
Bruxvoort's Decorating & Appliances - Pella, Iowa*
John Bylsma '59
Jim & Junella Cadwell*
Rod & Emily Camp *
Achilles & C.J. Cook Carnewal '84*
Central RED Society
Central Reformed Church - Sioux Center IA*
Zella & Rama Challen
Gene '61 & Mary Chapman*
Mark '85 & Tammy Coffey
Julie Walvoord Cohen '77*
Colgate-Palmolive Company
John '89 & Kristin Cross*
Tim & Terri Snyders Crumley '89*
Mike Dahlhauser '94*
Donald Dahm '63 & Marie Laney
Jim '64 & Phyllis Danks *
Ryan & Ariel Danks *
Mark '81 & Julie De Jong *
Arlan De Kock '64*
Kevin Den Adel '91*
Brad '82 & Janet Depke*
Bob '61 & Doris Veldhorst De Smidt '64*
Rodney & Judy De Vries *
Tom De Vries '73*
Al '57 & Marlys Korver De Wild '56*
Bret '87 & Amy Doerring
DTE Energy Foundation
Steve '80 & Laurie Duncan
Orville Dunkin '53*
Eagle Electric, Inc. - Pella, Iowa
Edward Jones Investments - Scott Van Tasell Pella, Iowa *
Nathan '99 & Sunny Gonzales Eighmy '99*
Ellwood Associates, Inc. - Chicago, Illinois*
Catherine Elwell *
Emmanuel Reformed Church - Morrison, Illinois
Jim '64 & Marcia Hopp Engelkes '66*
Edgar & Joyce Van Roekel Epperly '60*
Tom '13H & Liz Epperly
Reid '01 & Liz McElvogue Evans '02*
Eye Care Center of Newton, Iowa
Jared '05 & Kandace Hudson Faidley '05*
Jay & Jayne Verhoef Fairfield '83*
Federated Fellowship - Pella, Iowa*
Fellowship Reformed Church - Holland, Michigan*
Glenn & Rhonna Kooiker Fiihr '72*
First Reformed Church - Oostburg, Wisconsin
Peggy Fitch & Ben Allen*
Mike '85 & Angela Flanagan
Justin '02 & Amanda Hansen Fletcher '00*
Davis '60 & Eunice Folkerts*
Lynn Freeburger '69*
Jann Freed '77 & John Fisher*
Justin '06 & Tara From*
Mike '75 & Rita Heemsbergen Gardner '80
Chris '98 & Melissa Vink Gentry '01
Scott & Kristin Schakel Gibbar '92*
Duane Gill '78*
Paul '78 & Claire DeKoster Gillaspey '75*
Rich '62 & Mary Roorda Glendening '62*
Eric '85 & Sanae Spencer Glendening '84*
Mike & Annajean De Graaf Goins '70*
Scott Gonzales '71
The Graphic Edge - Carroll, Iowa
Dave '87 & Cathy Snyders Gray '88*
Sheila Grebert '94
Greenleafton Reformed Church - Preston, Minnesota*
John '71 & Pam Grieco*
Michael Grimm *
Judy Gosselink Grooters '60
Brian Hadley '15
Sang-Ki Han '77
Matt Hanawalt '03*
Mark & Barbara Hanawalt*
Dorice Hankemeier '01
David '93 & Lori Hanken
Denny '07H & Kristine Hanson '07H*
Jim Henderson '67
Todd & Wendy Johnson Henrichs '81
Kazuya Higuchi '82
Steve '92 & Anne Hoekstra
Tim Hoekstra '95*
Kevin & Lynne Holleman *
Margaret Wassen Hollyday '61*
Eric Holm '99 & Sara Uthe *
The Home Depot
Hopkins Roofing - Pella, Iowa
Hormel Foods Corporation*
Bill & Deborah Buck Houghton '84*
Don '56 & Ruth Howard Howard '56*
HSBC Philanthropic Programs
Bob & Katie Vander Linden Hughes '04*
Betty Brands Huitsing '49*
Humanities Iowa
Dave '69 & Nancy Hupp *
IBM International Foundation*
Orleath Vogelaar Ingle '47*
Ralph '59 & Elaine Nagel Jaarsma '58*
John Deere Foundation*
Tom & Terry Johnson
Eric '87 & Brenda Jones *
Paul '79 & Vicki Newendorp Jones '78*
James '85 & Carolyn Joy *
Bill & Dottie Heideman Julian '54*
Fred '68 & Elaine Jung *
Bill & Barbara Keck
Jeff '77 & Janna Koskamp Kisner '77*
Chad '01 & Mandy Jens Klein '01
Darren & Heather Sandholm Kleis '97*
Gene '52 & Carol Weiss Klimstra '55*
Marlyn '50 & Thelma Klimstra*
James Kloiber & Stephanie Wagoner
Gary '93 & Vicki Thompson Knaack '94
Peter & Marge Kobylinski*
Jim '85 & Cheryl Leeper Koele '87*
Kevin '77 & Laine Lundy Korver '80*
Bob & Nancy Kroese*
Leighton State Bank of Pella, Iowa*
Harold Leydens Estate
Jamie & Debbie Lillie
Susan Liu *
Ken Loats '58 & Martha Mullican Loats*
Don '70 & Jan Dykstra Logan '69*
Paul '90 & Jeanie Backes Lovell '91*
Bobbie Loverink *
Justin '10 & Natalie Madsen
Brandee Marckmann '95 & Bill Mooney
Julie Mason '81*
Steve & Sophie Mathonnet-VanderWell *
Shannan Mattiace '90 & Tomas Nonnenmacher*
Ross '80 & Greta De Cook McCarty '81*
Barb Kniff-McCulla & Greg McCulla '78*
Nacy '45 & Joan McGee*
Joyce Bennett Mc Glothlen '59
Bradley & Cheryl McKown*
Grant McMartin '93
Chris '95 & Hisako McMorran
Sean '00 & Casey Quinn McMurray '01
Deb Meester '91 & Anthony Vigliotti*
Ammanuel '70 & Tsega Mehreteab*
Meredith Drive Reformed Church - Des Moines, Iowa*
Dave Merriman '79*
Darin '87 & Teresa Brown Messerli '87*
Jack '66 & Rosa Miao*
MidWestOne Bank - Pella, Iowa
MidWestOne Bank Foundation
Greg Mihalovich '89*
Eric '08 & Anna Abney Miller '09
Marty & Debbie Putney Miller '91*
Julia Moen
Doyle Monsma '83
Charlie '70 & Deb Den Ouden Morris '70*
Mike & Angie Leonard Morrow '94
Nationwide Insurance Foundation*
New Hope Reformed Church - Powell, Ohio*
Bill '83 & Lisa Northup *
Carol Van Kley Olsen '64
Jeff '93 & Karlon Vande Berg Olson '93*
Julia Ostendorf '84 & Wayne Holubetz*
Larry '06H & Cathy Pacha '06H*
Nick '99 & Laney Pacha
Jim & Jennifer Palmer
Larry '69 & Karla Pals *
Al '77 & Sandy Paris
Brady & Carrie Jo Calisesi Pearson '06
Pella Community Foundation*
Pella Engraving Company/Personally Yours - Pella, Iowa*
Pella Printing Company, Inc. - Pella, Iowa*
Barb Pettitt '72*
Phillips 66
Evan '99 & Jennifer Ellingson Poe '99*
Stan & Gayle Poortinga*
Paul Poppen '69*
Joyce Willemsen Renskers '53
Nick '01 & Wendy Richtsmeier *
Mike & Jana Daberkow Rieker '94
Rockwell Collins, Inc.*
David & Betsy Roe *
Aaron '97 & Andrea Westra Roerdink '97
Erv '60 & Andrea Boat Roorda '60
Michael & Juli Pohlmann Roseburrough '91*
Rosenman's, Inc. - Ottumwa, Iowa*
Richard '91 & Maxine Van Wyngarden Rozendaal '77
Chris '89 & Trish Leslie Sackett '85
St. Thomas Reformed Church - St. Thomas, Virgin Islands
Rick '96 & Danielle Sanger
Thad '80 & Teresa Andersen Scarrow '81*
Dorothy Schleich *
McKenzie Schmidt '03*
Angela Schmidt '97
Don '69 & Cindy Schmitt
Larry Schroeder '65 & Rosemary O'Leary*
Bob '83 & Lynne Van Vark Schueler '85*
Art Schut '69 & Becky Clayton*
Bill & Mary Dougherty Schwartz '70*
Matt '91 & Sandy Koon Scotton '91
Eric Sickler '83*
Dick '77 & Vicki Siefers *
Bruce Sikkink '86*
Steve '83 & Penny Sikkink *
Jeff '70 & Maria Sinley*
Holly Skaife '79
Bob '63 & Nancy Wilson Slykhuis '63*
Bob & Donna Davisson Smith '81*
Brian Smith '99 & Erica Swanson '99*
Dwight '53 & Elfi Smith *
Kent '65 & Becky Kettler Sneller '65
Linda Spaans Esten '67
SPSP, Inc.
Betty Liming Stanley '52*
Arlo '60 & Dianne Stoltenberg*
Nancy Williams Stover '73*
Charles & Mary E.M. Strey*
Stan '81 & Carma Horstmann Sturtz '84*
Delmar & Julia De Penning Thoel '66*
Jill Thompson '01
Kevin '98 & Rebecca Thompson*
Mark & Kathy Cashen Thompson '87*
Gary '55 & Maurine Timmer*
Town Crier, Ltd. - Pella, Iowa
Philip & Elizabeth Scannell Trent '71*
Trinity Reformed Church - Pella, Iowa*
Marv & Mert Tysseling *
Brad & Deb Hopp Uitermarkt '92*
Bob Ulrich '67*
US Bancorp Foundation*
US Bank - Pella, Iowa*
Jim '60 & Kathy Redeker Vande Berg '60*
Phil '64 & Izzy Van Den Berg *
Merlyn '59 & Dorothy Vande Krol Vander Leest '72
Bob '55 & Jackie Vanderlinden *
Andrew VanderLinden '06
Richard Vandermyde '51*
Phil '63 & Carol Vander Wilt *
Dale '69 & Eileen Miller Vander Wilt '70*
Dirk '62 & Dianne Gluen Van Gorp '61
Ed '70 & Martha Friskey Van Hemert '72*
Peter & Kim Soo Hoo Vann '74*
Kent Van Vark '80 & Stefanie Rose
Leo & Rose Van Vark
Lori Van Zee '83*
Dick '60 & Joey Van Zomeren*
Verizon Foundation*
Micah '05 & Liz Vermeer *
Vermeer Sales & Service, Inc. - Pella, Iowa*
Ginny Carpenter Ver Ploeg '46*
Curt & Carey Hargens Verschuure '99*
Kelly Vielmo '99 & Jack Montgomery*
Harry '67 & Jane Volker
Darlene Van Zomeren Wallinga '56*
Kimberly Watts '88
Matt '05 & Erika Hartung Weih '06*
Ken & Shirely Weller *
Bill Wellner '50*
Dick '65 & Cathy Whittlesey
Gene & Carol Williamson *
Ed & Barb Den Ouden Willis '74*
Susan Bauer Winter Duncan '75 & Ron Duncan*
Mary Worstell '73*
Gary & Sandi Yates


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