We are incredibly grateful to the hundreds of individuals, foundations, corporations, and community groups that come together to fund our shoe distributions.  Please join us in thanking the following donors who contributed $250 or more to the 2020 campaign: 

Individual Donors

Dr. Mark and Ann Austin

Mark and Jane Bainbridge

Joanna and Scott Bauer

Kirk and Debra Bauer

Wendy and Bill Boettger

Christopher and Laura Burns

Stacy Caudill

Pam DeBoer

Valerie Denghel

Sherrie Draayer

Drs. Nancy and Arthur Falk

Sandy Ford

Nancy and Craig Fratzke

Joan Galopin

Adam and Abi Graves

Jim and Cynda Greenman

Marsha and Jim Heath

Jason and Ryanne Heystek

Jud and Darcy Hoff

Elaine Jason

Dave and Kay Koldyke

Charlie Kurth and Pippin Schupbach

Kerry Lake

Nicole and Scott McIntosh

Chris and Geri Macklin

Thom Myers

Florence and Joel Orosz

Donna and Mark Oudersluys

Patricia Owens

Emily and Jeff Pearson

Jeffrey Rostami

Patti Sholler-Barber

Benjamin Siems and Christina Yavarow

Steve and Ann Soper

Gayle Stephenson

Rebecca and Adam Strauss

Ron and Margaret Strzelecki

Frank Taylor and Barry Shroeder

Charles and Peggy Vliek

John Webster

Community Groups

First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo

Generous Hands, Inc.

Kalamazoo Fraternal Order of Police

Portage United Church of Christ

South County Community Services

United Way of the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region

Foundation Donors

Alves Family Charitable Fund

Beim Foundation

Dorothy U. Dalton Foundation

Dr. Joe Foundation

Edward J. Fletcher Foundation

Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation

Harry’s Foundation

Irving S Gilmore Foundation

Josh Whitfield Memorial Athletic Fund

McParlan Family Fund

Mesara Family Foundation

Pfizer Foundation

Ronda Stryker and William Johnston Foundation

Strine Family Charitable Fund

The Bubs 73 Foundation

The Marvin and Rosalie Okun Foundation

The Mike and Sharon Seelye Family Foundation

Tyler Little Family Foundation

VMLY&R Foundation

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Corporate Donors

Abraxas Worldwide

Bob & Kay’s Auto Wash

Bronson Rambling Road Pediatrics

Eaton Corporation

Edwards Garment

Greenleaf Trust

Kalamazoo Kitty

Kellogg Community Credit Union

Lake Michigan Credit Union

Latitude 42 Brewing Co.

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Meijer–West Main

Old National Bank

Ron Jackson Insurance

Schupan & Sons, Inc.

Seber Tans, PLC

Wings Event Center


We always welcome new partners in our work!  Join our team by donating below.  A donation of $250 will sponsor an entire classroom for 2021. 

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