December 13, 2017
Category: Newsletters

2016-17 Gifts of Kindness Recognition

Thank you to the many individuals, groups, businesses, and other organizations who provided in-kind support to CIS and the students we served last school year, including donations of items to the CIS Kids’ Closet! These are in addition to those who made financial gifts, which can be found in our 2016-17 Annual Report.

Jennifer Alday
Karen Alston
Valerie Bader
Jeme Baker
Joan Baker
Ken Beadling
Tom Beech
Beth Brandon
Marilyn Breu
Yolanda Browning
Anna Castenada
Andy Clark
Keri Conant
Coco Cook
Jennifer Cook
James Corzine
Cathelia Cowles
Pam Dalitz
Mark Denenfeld
Steve and Marlene Denenfeld
Gina Dodge
Daphney L. Dotson
Emily Duguay
Micole Dyson
Carol Eaton
LaToya Elliott
Tim Fallon
John Farrell
Tonjia Hodgson
Sarah Hill
Carol Hustoles
Jennifer Jeudevine
Kendra Kasinger
Emily Kobza
Kevin Koch
Marcia Kolinske
Rebecca Kuesters
Lesley Lankerd
Kelly Leversee
Kate Littel
Andrea Lobel
Colleen Loc
Maureen Loughlin-Cartmill and Bill Cartmill
Sandie Lundquist
Savahna Mason
Erin Maxwell
Jenee McDaniel
Ward F. McDonough
Atiba McKissack
Mary Mero
Suzanne Middleton
Katherine Mills
Diana Morton-Thompson
Denise Nelsen
Vicki Nelson
Catherine Niessink
Jack Novotny
Jason Novotny
Jamie Ottusch
Erin E. Peruchietti
Nicole Pingel
Bev Pollard
Beth Polso
Gina Provinzino
Jennifer A. Rice
Frank Rocco
Pat Rothi
Dominic Schmidt-Brown
Sue Scott and Larry Fuerst
Dara Seamans
Kerry Seaver-Block
Martha Smith
Meredith Spicer
Sally J. Stevens
Camila Stewart
Stephanie Supp
Jennifer Swan
Harold Swift
Bonnie Terrentine
Melita Terrentine
Amy Terzino
Jen Theisen
Logan and J.B. Thomas
Noelle A. Todd
Jessica Waller
Elaine Willis
Lori Wingate
Tylina Zimmerman
Berkshire Hathaway
Borgess Professional Nurse Council
Breakfast Optimist Club of Kalamazoo
Bronco Express
Centerpoint Church
Coca Cola Bottling Co
Community of Christ Church
Edwards Garment
Fetzer Institute
First Day Shoe Fund
First United Methodist Church
Flynn, Thiel, Boutell, & Tanis, P.C.
Gale’s True Value Hardware
Global Clinical Connections
Heritage Christian Reformed Church
Hiemstra Optical
Honoré Salon
Junior League of Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo County Association of Retired School Personnel
Kalamazoo Deacons Conference
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Kalamazoo Public Library
Kalamazoo Public Schools
Kalamazoo Rotaract Club
Kalamazoo Strength and Conditioning
Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for Humanity
Kushner & Company
Miller Johnson
Mt. Zion Baptist Church
Northwest United Methodist Church
Oshtemo Area Churches
Old National Bank
Parkview Hills Community
Petals & Postings
Radiant Church
Helping Hands, Helping People – Senior Services
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
St. Catherine of Siena Church
St. Joseph Catholic Church
St. Michael’s Lutheran Church
Stryker Instruments- CXC
Stuart Neighborhood Association
The River Church
TRiO Future Educator Success Program
Two Men & a Truck
Westwood United Methodist Church
WMU Lee Honor’s College
Zion Lutheran

This list recognizes those who gave between July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017. We make every effort to recognize our donors accurately. If we have omitted you or made a mistake in listing you, we need to know! Please accept our apologies for any oversights and contact us via phone at 269.337.1601 or email Emily Kobza at with the corrected information for future publications.

Tags: , ,