Our Donors

The generosity of our donors is positively impacting the Cedar Valley. The following businesses, organizations, and individuals have contributed to the Create Great Campaign.  For more information on the Create Great Campaign, click here.

GREATNESS ($500,000 – $999,999)


SYNERGIZE ($100,000 – $499,999)

Tom Penaluna

TALENTS ($25,000 – $99,999)

Lee Foundation

Eric & Lori Johnson

Kathy McCoy & Tim Hurley

INSPIRATION ($10,000 – $24,999)

Advanced Systems, Inc.

Aspro Inc.

Black Hawk County Discretionary Grants Fund, a fund of the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa

Cedar Valley Corp., LLC

Community Bank & Trust

Bryan & Lara Earnest

Dennis & Jennifer Eslick

GreenState Credit Union

Max & Helen Guernsey Charitable Foundation

Hogan-Hansen PC

Steve & Terri Jackson Family Fund

Ben & Dawn Jacobson

Steve & Jane Lindaman

Pauline R. Barrett Charitable Foundation


Peterson Genetics, Inc.



Jason & Kristen Stanford

Amy Wienands

EFFECTIVE ($1,000 – $9,999)

100 Men Who Care-Cedar Valley Chapter

AECOM Technical Services, Inc.

Ameriprise Financial Services


Dr. Linda Allen

Russ & Stacey Bentley

Monte & Rebecca Berg

Bike Tech

BMC Aggregates LC

Bloom Manufacturing Inc./Collett, Mark J.H. & Deborah L.

Jane Bradley

CBE Companies, Inc. Fund, a fund of the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa

Cedar Valley Leadership Institute-Class of 2015-2016

Cedar Valley United Way

Chick-Fil-A, Waterloo

Joyce Coil

Mark J.H. & Deborah L. Collett


Steve Corbin & Doris Kelley

In Memory of John R. Creasey

Frank & Cary Darrah

Days Inn & Suites

Jerry and Ronda Den Herder

Jim & Amy Denholm

Denso International America, Inc.

Distek Integration, Inc.

Pete & Suzie Downs

Steve and Donita Dust

Chris & Megan Fereday

First Presbyterian Church, Waterloo


Greenwood Drug, Inc.

Hawkeye Alarm

Hawkeye Corrugated Box

Tim Hurley

Hydrite Chemical Co.

Bob Justis

Kirk Gross Company

Reid & Marsha Koenig

Dave & Joni Krejchi

Kathleen Krieg

Kryton Engineered Metals

Land O’Lakes, Inc. Foundation

Lockard Companies

Target Corporation

The Locke Family

Troy & Susan Love

TurnKey Associates

Tim and Kristin Mack

Martin Brothers Distributing Co. Inc.

McCausland Family Fund, a fund of the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa

MCRE Operations, Inc.

MidWestOne Bank

Mark and Nancy Miller Fund (EX), a fund of the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa

Dale Monroe

Mudd Group

Nagle Signs

Omega Cabinetry/Masterbrand Cabinets

Josh and Steph Paxton

Professional Office Services

Doug Reimer

Kathy Reimer and Karen Wenstrand (In memory of Phyllis Sondergard)

Kendra Richman

Victoria Robinson

Walt Rogers

Chuck & Alice Shirey

Justin & Connie Tolan

Lynn & Teri Trask

True North

Dee & Dave Vandeventer

Warren Transport Inc.

Wells Fargo Foundation

Rick & Cathy Young

PROACTIVE ($999 and Under)


Adams, John and Jolan



Sue Armbrecht

Kelly Bachman

Benton’s Ready Mixed Concrete, Inc.

Lynn Bowers

Scott and Tracey Braun

Jim & Corrine Brown

Brown’s Shoe Fit

Ryan and Kelsey Burke

Michael Butler

Terry Butz

Anna Caughron

BW Contractors, Inc.

Ryan & Renee Christoffer

Darrell & Christy Colson

Angela and Drew Conrad

Dave DeVault

Joanne Dierks and Nadine Kono (In memory of Marlie Kasemeier)

Laura and Andy Dobson

Marisa Dolan

Angela Edgington

Alisha Eggers

Kim Engels

Nick & Kelly Evens

First Security State Bank

Betsie Frey

Ronald Garris

Dave & Tara Gettman

Nalin Goonesekere and Deepanee Samarakoon

Jay Grabiec

Vicki Grimes (In memory of Geoffrey Grimes)

Grant Gubbrud

Kris & Sue Hansen

Mayor Quentin Hart

Henning Family Fund

Den Herder Veterinary Hospital

Chris and Amy Hetherton

Luke and Katie Hillyer

Tim and Michele Hilvers

Danica Holm

Christine Hougas

Autumn and Chris Hurley

Invision Architecture

John Deere Benevity

Sara Junaid (In memory of Raja and Susan Junaid)

John & Sunni Kegebein

Heather Kendall

Jordan Kettner

Kiwanis Club of Cedar Falls Rough Riders

Deonna Knudsen

Miranda Koch

In Memory of Bob Kramer

Tony and Marne Lackman

John & Laurie Larsen

Larson Construction Company

Ryan & Luke Lindaman

Debi Lovegren

Magee Construction Company

Wayne Magee

Anne McCabe

Margaret and John McCoy

Jim McKernan

Shanlee McNally

Laura Meyer

Marlys Miller

Mind Links, LLC

Dale Monroe

Donna Murphy

Linda Nedelcoff

Mary Nedoba

Network for Good

Next Generation Wireless

Northeast Iowa Regional Board of Realtors

Daniel and Brenda O’Malley

Overhead Door Company of Waterloo

Chris & April Parkhurst

Andy & Allison Pattee

Peters Construction Corp

David Riley

Rhonda Riley

Richman-Schweer Family Fund

Riley’s Floors

Bill Ruud

Thomas Salkeld

Bart & Katie Schmitz

Amber Schuchmann

See What I Mean LLC

Erik Skovgard

Lisa Skubal

Lindsey Smith

Robert & Teresa Smith

Standard Distribution Co.

Storey Kenworthy Foundation for Giving

Jan Stonewall

Ben Stroh

Cindy Stubbs

Denise Tallakson

Talk To Me Technologies

Anna Trower

Sharon Vanderkolk

Van Meter Donor-Advised Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation

George & Mary Ellen Warren

Wayne Claassen Engineering & Surveying, Inc.

Karen and Tom Wenstrand (In memory of Phyllis Sondergard)

James White

Scott and Barb Wienands

Jeanne Wiesley