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Individual Donors – 2021

Thank you to our generous donors – without your support our work would not be possible. We also have many anonymous donors at various giving levels and we are grateful for their generosity.

David and Joyce AbramsonDana Lehigh and Daniel Rossiter
Stuart AckerbergJim and Susan Lenfestey
Mary Adair and Gerald JorgensonKathy and Allen Lenzmeier
Mark Addicks and Thomas HochNorma and James Leslie
Nima Ahmadi and Mia DivechaChristine Levens
Michael and Dominique AllinderJoan Leverenz
Lucille AmisLawrence Levine
Jim and Colleen AnathanHolly and Barrs Lewis
Steven Andersen and Maggie PastarrCarrie and Nicholas Lindahl
Anita AndersonCarol and Thomas Lindborg
Ashley AndersonChris Linde
Brian Anderson and Leeann RockBernadette and Gordon Lindholm
David and Joanne AndersonMartin and Marilyn Lipschultz
Wade AndersonCherie and Harold Little
Stephen AndrewjeskiAlison Liudahl
Anonymous AnonymousHenry and Ginny Llop
Howard AnselLawrence Lockman
Kelsey Arneson Metzger and Tom MetzgerZechariah Lockrem
Mary Kay ArthurMichael Vennewitz
Catherine AsherElaine and Marvin Lofquist
Carol AustermannAli Lozoff
Dan Avchen and David JohnsonPeggy and David Lucas
Lee BachmanAnn Luce
Steve and Nicole BaileyBarbara Lupient
Don and Beverly BajusMary Lynch and Kurt Kelsey
Carole BakerJoanne and Roderick MacDonald
Phyllis BaltoJoan Madden
Al Bangoura and Kendra LewisDiane and Richard Madlon-Kay
Karen BarkleyDavid Madson
John and Rebecca BartlettElla Magilevsky
Gregory and Coral BastienBrenda and Stephen Mahannah
Tamara BauersRebecca Major and Julian Zebot
Ken Bearman and Karla LarsenPatricia and Sherman Malkerson
Carol BechtelKaren Malver
Joanie Bechtold and Brian BalleriaJodi and Jeffrey Mandyck
Daniel BeerSandy Marg
Susan BelawskiMichael Mark
Kim and Carol BemisThomas and Michele Marrinan
Elisabeth BennettJane and James Martin
Kathleen BennettBrian Marx
Sue BennettAustin and Susan Mason
Barry Berg and Walter TamborLinda Maytan
Margit and Tom BergMary McCarthy and Brian Zelickson
Diane BerkMichael and Frances McCloskey
Bob and Pam BerkwitzSamuel and Patricia McCullough
Cheryl BieglerAlice McGuiggan and Dale Olson
Ann BiggarMary Ann McGuire
Mary and Bruce BildstenMike McGuire
Abdi BileMary Kate McKelvey and Chris Bercaw
Thomas Bird and Catherine ShrevesIvy Mckinney
Nancy and Mark BjorkSandra McManus
Marsha BlumenthalGreg McNeely
Kathleen and Thomas BoeDon McNeil and Emily Galusha
Terry BongardTerry and Mary McNellis
Celia BorenJames McRae
Lisa Bormann and Frank UlrichCindy Mertens and Kenneth Kapsner
Nancy BottorffSusan and Geoff Michael
Debra and Gerald BowersMargaret Michaelson
Steve BoyleSjur Midness and Briar Andresen
Will and Margaret BrackenMickey Mikeworth
Mark BrandowSteven Miles and Joline Gitis
Patti BraseDode Miller
Ellen and Jan BreyerFloyd Miller and Jane Broendel
Dorothy BridgesLindsey Miller
Leann BrittonMichael Miller and Lynn Herbert
Gregory and Rebecca BrownPatricia and R C Mills
Nancy BrownAndrew Mintz and Colleen Doyle
Steven and Susan BrownRandy Miranda
Richard BrownleeLee Mitau and Karin Birkeland
Neil Brozen and Mary WertzDiane Moe
Richard and Carol BrozicChristine and Andrew Moir
Robert Bruininks and Susan HagstrumAnne Mollerus
Carolyn and Philip BrunelleGeorge Montague and Nan Dreher
Jonathan BuergShelly Moorman
Dan BuettnerMaryanne Moren
Jon BuggySheila and Jonathan Morgan
Allan and Mary Lou BurdickPaul and Laura Morrill
Robert BurgettLaura Morris
Camille BurkeChristina Mosakowski
Jeanine BurkothBrooke Moss
John and Jane BurtonJames Moudry and Carole Kastigar
Claire and John ButlerDeepali Mude
Jon and Roxanne ButlerPatricia Mullen and Beverly Miller
Ann CalvertChouhei Mullin
Mary CandelaAnnalise and Joe Munnich
Bryan and Mary Lee CarlsonKevina and Lee Munnich
Terry CarlsonBeth Murphy
Lennis Carpentier and Linda ArlienSteffanie and Matthew Musich
Thomas and Anne CarrierTheodore and Judy Nagel
Osvaldo CaseEmilie Nangle
Tom and Rosie CasparJames Nastoff
Frank and Kathie CerraAdam Nathe and Gloria Vallejo
Sishir ChangMary and Scott Neiman
Yuan Cheng and Lujie YeAndrew Nelson
Kate ChristiansonAudrey and Rusty Nelson
Arnold ChuGary and Claire Nelson
Karin CianoJoan Nelson
Helene ClarkKristen Nelson
Paul ClausenMarilyn Nelson
Randal and Sharon CochraneRichard and Mary Nelson
Kay CoddingtonSteve and Amy Nelson
Wendy and David CogginsBruce Nemer
Gary and Christine CohenChris Nett
Ruth ColbySarah Nettleton
Donna ColemanJoAnn Newland
Albert and Susan ColianniGary Nichols
Cinda CollinsMary Jo Nichols
Patty ConnellyEmily and Will Nicoll
Virginia ConnorsJoan and Richard Niemiec
Tricia ConroySteve Niewald
John and Martha CosgroveBeth Nist
Bradley CoulthartDavid and Sheryll Norback
Jay and Page CowlesSteve and Natalie Norcutt
Amy CoxeTracy Nordstrom and Kurt Waltenbaugh
Steve Cramer and Deborah Brisch-CramerSally and James Novotny
Tom CrewLauren Nuffort
John and Laura CrosbySteven and Judy Nyman
Alex CullinGeorgia O’Brien
Linda CurleyKathleen O’Brien and Jeffrey Loesch
Lisa DahlMary and Gary O’Brien
William Dahlin and Marie DymitVince and Ann O’Brien
Terry and Judy DailyJessica Oh
Patty Danielson Strandquist and Robert StrandquistAnne Olson
Mary Daschner and Dan ChowenMichelle Olson
Mike and Celia DavisVivian Orey
Rob and Liza DavisMark Oyaas
Megan DawnsonJulia and Brian Palmer
David Dayton and Mary BollaCarla Pardue
Sherry Ann and Edward DaytonCharles and JoAnne Parsons
Anthony DeAngelisPenelope Pate Greene and Mark Greene
Dave and Helen DechaineTom Paul and Robert Lenz
Paula and Cy DeCosseRichard and Suzanne Pepin
Janice DelcalzoJose Peris and Diana Gulden
Tom and Lisa DelichJoseph and Mary Peris
Paula Denman and John DewittEmily Pernu
Anne DePompoloCarol Perry
Pam DesnickKatherine Perry
Christopher DeutschLinnea and Steve Peterson
Lexie DeVriesTom Pettus and Cecily Hines
Caren Dewar and Todd OtisKaren Pfarr
Mark DienhartPatrick and Laura Philbin
James Dier and Franise BartleyDonna Philippot
Elizabeth and Brian DillonJane Piccard and Hunt Greene
Arjun and Diana DivechaMary Pierce
Allie DivineMike and Linda Platt
Mary and Paul DonovanDavid and Susan Plimpton
James DorrPeggy and Edward Pluimer
Jennifer DownhamDavid Plut and Cheryl Jacobs
Joan and Richard DownhamNylce Prada Myers
Dan DresslerJune Prange and Carolyn Schurr
Susan and Erik DriessenBarbara Pratt
John and Christine DruckerJacqueline Prince
Matthew Duditch and Elizabeth Karelse-DuditchKelly Ptacek
Sarah Duniway and David BrauerLora Pyka and David Abel
James DunnCheryl Quinn
Debra DvorakAnn and Kevin Quiring
Erik DwyerMark and Karen Rabinovitch
Scott DyerMary and Thomas Racciatti
Julie and Ted DysteMichael Rainville
Kenneth EarleyGary Ramacher
Hugh and Joyce EdmondsonSara Reed
Paul EgelandKathryn Reimer
Brad EggenSarah Renner
Brad and Ruth EhaltRickie and John Ressler
Peter Eisenberg and Mary CajacobPaul and Mary Reyelts
Joel and Barbara EisingerBrian Rice
Karla Ekdahl and Peter HutchinsonKatherine Richardson
Katherine and Paul EllgenJuLee and John Rimarcik
Carol and Ken EngelhartRodger and Kathryn Ringham
Nancy and Rolf EnghJennifer Ringold and Bruce Chamberlain
Patricia EricksonJohn and Barbara Risken
Richard Erickson and Bonnie BottomsJulie Ristau
Harvey EttingerLaurie Rivard
Steve Euller and Nancy RoehrBeverly and George Roberts
Tom and Lorri EvansWalter and Jodell Rockenstein
David and Sheryl EveloCole Rogers and Carla McGrath
Jean FagerstromKirsten Rokke
Jessica FarmerMichael Rooney
James FarrellLon Rosenfield and Barbara Friedman
Mary Ann FeldmanRosemary Rosengren
Dennis and Karen FensterLynn Ross
Charles and Anne FerrellMarian Rubenfeld
Robert FierHeath Rudduck
Sylvia and Robert FineDave and Claire Ruebeck
Katy FishSarah Ruehmann
Tom Fisher and Claudia WielgoreckiMark and Marie Ruhe
Jamil FordJasmine Russell
Meg Forney and Jon FagersonJulia and Steve Ruther
Robert FosterCathleen Ryan and Doris Engibous
Kate and Rick FournierLillian and Doug Ryan
Margaret-Ellen FrankelTerry Saario and Lee Lynch
Michael and Bernice FrischJames and Dianne Safley
Michael FroehleJody Salisbury
Cynthia FroidDavid and Susan Sanborn
Mary FrushJames and Van Sanders
Martha GabbertMiriam Sanders
Erick Garcia LunaSheva and Thomas Sanders
Jennifer and Zachary GarmanNina Sayer and Alexander Rothman
Kathleen and Vincent GarryJean Sazevich
Trissa and Nathan GarvisDiane Scherber
Patti and Gregory GaurkeeRachael Scherer and Stephen Imholte
Katy GaynorPaul Schifferle
Tom GertzBarbara Schlaefer
Howard and Heidi GilbertBryan Schmidt
Jean GilfillanHeidi Schmidt
E Peter and Julia GilletteMcKenna Schmidt
Michele GirardPeter and Barb Schmitt
Mary and Kenneth GleasonAmanda Schroder
Sharon GoetzLauren Schubert
Terri GoldMelodie Searls
Bill and Nanette GoldmanEric Sell
Ellen GraceSam Selvaggio
Sally Grans KorshStuart Shanedling
Betty Grant and Will CaseyEllen Share
Kathy and Hazen GravesJudy Sharken Simon and Chris Simon
Jerry Green and Chris FosterLee Sheehy and Cathy Lawrence
Roger and Myra GreenbergLacy Shelby
Rick Groger and Don YagerMichael Sherman
Tom and Mary GrossAngela Shifrin
Katherine Grumstrup and Michael BingAbbey and Timothy Showalter-Loch
Sarah GuilletCarolyn Shrewsbury
Wade GulbransenMerav Siman-Tov
Catherine GustafsonKatie and Jerry Simon Dastych
Gary GustafsonCarin and Bill Simpson
Dennis and Shirley GustnerMarta Simpson
Pamela and Larry GuthrieThomas and Kathryn Skalitzky
Roger Hagedorn and Ann RichardsMike Skoglund
Greg and Dorrie HaggeAlicia Smith
Jocelyn Hale and Glenn MillerBrett and Katherine Smith
Caroline Hale-ColdwellDavid and Leslie Smith
Nor Hall and Roger HaleLeah Smith
Jay and Peggy HalvorsonNancy and Richard Solum
Donna and Bryce HamiltonKaren Sontag-Sattel and Jack Sattel
Donna HanberyFrances Spalding and Paulo Kofuji
Elinor HandsJeff Spartz
Norma and Tom HanlonLaurine Speltz and Denis Ryono
Ken HartungBenjamin and Maxine Steinberg
Dan HastyKaren Steiner
Janice Hathaway-OttMargaret Steinert
William HauschenNick Stenson
Elizabeth and Van HawnTony Sterle
Carol and Bud HaydenAdele Stock and Mark Chowen
Patricia HayfordMorris Stockburger
David HedlundMarcia and John Stout
William Hefner and Julie RohovitBonnie Stover
Judy HeimkesJames and Jane Stripe
Julaine and David HeitNancy and John Strom
Dr. Kenneth and Karen HeithoffThomas and Pat Sugrue
Laura HellandHarry and Susan Summitt
Kevin HempingJohn and Linda Sumner
Elijah HendersonKelly Suzan
Larry Hendrickson and Barbara ForsterCarolyn and Leslie Svendsen
Edward and Nancy HennenCraig Swaggert and Tanna Moore
Heidi HesseJanet and Craig Swan
Tom Hetzel and Bonnie WarholWilliam and Carol Sweasy
Martha Hewett and Linda VarvelAlbert and Diane Swintek
Jim and Darcy HieldMarypat and Peter Takacs
Carrie and Richard HigginsKenneth Talle
Curt and Helen HillstromMike and Betsy Taylor
Julie Hirsch and Ron FeldmanMargaret Telfer and Ed McConaghay
Elizabeth HixsonTerence Teynor
Anthony HoffmanPeter Thompson
Steve and Amy HoffmanKeith Thorkelson
Charles and Sandra HoglinBrian Thyr and Danita Carlson
Judy HohmannEva and Andrew Timmons
Keith HollomanGina Torry
Wendy Holmes and David FrankMarcia Townley
Susan Holtapp-FreidayLee Trelstad
Lisa Hondros and Steve ChristensonAndrea Trimble Hart
Michelle and Dave HoranKaren Trouba
Terry HougenDr. and Mrs. Paul L. Trump
Karen Hudson-BrownSteve Tsai and Margaret Simpson
Elaina HuffmanInna Turchman
Penny HuntAnne and Tom Ulseth
David HunterAndrew van Oppen
Sam and Greg IngrahamJames Van Sloun
Rochelle ItmanTracy Van Steenburgh and James Ladner
Antoine JacksonRonald and Carol Vantine
Jarad JacksonPeter Vaughan and Cathy Anson
Bruce JacobsonJill Vecoli
Randall and Anne JeffersonMichael Vekich
Craig and Jean JentzTammy Verchota
Welcome Jerde and Dan BergNancy and Douglas Verdier
Carrie JessenLatrisha Vetaw
Tommy and Julie JohnsKaren Viskochil
Carol JohnsonAnn Voda
Edward JohnsonMark and Jane Wagner
Margaret JohnsonKyla and Richard Wahlstrom
Paul JohnsonJulia Wallace
Thomas and Mary JohnsonJudy and William Walter
Katie JohnsrudStaci Waltman
Sandra Johnston and Keith JonesDavid Warner
Gail JonesConrad and Kristen Wasmer
Catherine Jordan and Steve LickRuth and David Waterbury
Barbara JuliusJill Weese and Steven Vincent
Krystal JuliusRichard and Mary Jean Weigel
Nancy KaiserMarybeth Weisberg
Mimi KalbLisa Weisman
Laura Kamin-LyndgaardDavid and Sara Wellington
Sam and Sylvia KaplanLori Wellman
James and Joellen KasterJohn Wells
Margaret KeithJames Weydt
Charlyn KerrRobert and Julie White
Steve and Susan Boren KingWilliam and Rebecca White
Arthur KlassenNora Whiteman and Thomas Rush
Angelica and Gerald KlebschElizabeth and Andrew Wielinski
Michael Klingensmith and Ruth ShieldsAmanda Wigen and Connor O’Meara
Mary KokernotJane Wiljamaa
Maria KolisnykFrank and Frances Wilkinson
Lindsey KoppLinda Williams
Gail Korell and Douglas BrownClaire Wilson
Linda KrachEllyn Wolfenson
Michael KraftKimberly Wolken
Leslie KrausBetsy Wray and Gary Hittle
Mark KrauseMargaret Wurtele
Garrett KuenziPahoua Yang Hoffman
Hart and Susan KullerRobert Young
Kate and Ian LamersMartha Yunker
Julien LaRocheKatrina Zabinski
Craig and Kathy LarsenKevin Zahler
Al LarsonBrian and Carolyn Zakem
Glen LarsonMaggie Zawasky
Lee LarsonSue Zelickson
Patricia LarsonJulie and Charlie Zelle
Ronald and Barbara LarsonLaurie Zenner
Soren LarsonPenny and Mark Ziessman
Thomas LawZippora Zimmerman
Ben and Ruth LeadholmWayne Zink and Christopher Schout
Wendy LedesmaJehanne and Thomas Zirps
Heewon LeeHarvey Zuckman and Phil Oxman
Patricia and William LeeDave and Sue Zwickey
Stacy Lee 

Institutional Donors – 2021

Thank you to the many organizations and businesses throughout Minneapolis (and beyond!) that believe in the power of parks to transform human life. 

Abbott LaboratoriesMinneapolis Downtown Council
AmazonSmile FoundationMinneapolis Jewish Federation Community Foundation
Ameriprise FinancialMinnesota Public Radio
Ameriprise Financial – Matching GiftsMinnesota Vikings Football
Andersen CorporationNancy Somers Family Foundation
Bank of AmericaNew Belgium Brewing
Bank of America Charitable FoundationNokomis Chiropractic
Barr EngineeringOracle
Best Buy Company – Company MatchOST Grand Rapids
Bremer BankPadilla
Carlson Family FoundationReplace Inc.
CenterPoint EnergyRoom 34 Creative Services
Charles H. Clay Family CLAT TrustRSP Architects
Coen+PartnersSaint Anthony Falls Heritage Board
Curtis L Carlson FoundationSnow Kreilich Architects
Damon Farber Landscape ArchitectsSoftcrylic, LLC
Dual Citizen Brewing CompanySpiller L’Chaim Fund
EcoTrustSpire Credit Union
Edward R. Bazinet Charitable FoundationTen x Ten
General MillsThe Crosswols Foundation c/o Chilton Trust
General Mills FoundationThe Falls
George Family FoundationThe Lisa Libraries
Green MinneapolisThe Loppet Foundation
H+U ConstructionThe McKnight Foundation
HGA Architects and EngineersThe Minneapolis Foundation
Hubbard Broadcasting FoundationThermo Fisher Scientific
Johnson & JohnsonThrivent Financial – Choice Dollars
Knox FoundationUnited Properties
Lake Harriet VeterinaryViacomCBS
Larry Fitzgerald FoundationVoya Foundation
Lathrop GPM FoundationWells Fargo and Company
Longview FoundationWolson Family Charitable Fund
Manitou FundWoychick Design
Marilyn and Glen Nelson Family FoundationXcel Energy Foundation
Medtronic 


If you believe we are missing your name, please contact Jennifer Downham at jdownham@mplsparksfoundation.org

YOUR DONATION helps ensure the parks in our city remain accessible, equitable and serving everyone.