2024 Spring Benefit

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Branching into New Waters
Branching into New Waters
Spring Benefit 2024
2024 Spring Benefit

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As the cornerstone of our annual outreach and fundraising endeavors, the Spring Benefit is more than just an event; it’s a celebration of progress, a testament to community efforts, and a glimpse into a promising future.

This year, we are thrilled to invite you to join us in “Branching into New Waters!” NEW Special ticket rate for young professionals and youth to join us in this celebration.

We hope you can join the celebration!

May 4, 2024 at 5:30 pm CT

William E. Urschel Pavilion

63 Lafayette Street, Valparaiso, IN 46383

Your gift or sponsorship made in advance of the Spring Benefit will be matched $1:$1 up to $100,000 thanks to these generous donors:

Dale & Nancy Nichols, Leslie Shad & Joseph Brennan, Mary Ann Tittle, Anne & Tim Walsh, Cleveland-Cliffs, NIPSCO

SOLD OUT!

Contact our office to be added to the wait list.

Click the register button below to support our spring benefit and help us reach our goal to raise $300,000!

Illustration by Melissa Washburn

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Match Challenge Sponsors

Match Challenge Sponsors

Dale and Nancy Nichols
Leslie Shad and Joseph Brennan
Mary Ann Tittle
Anne and Tim Walsh

Dale and Nancy Nichols
Leslie Shad and Joseph Brennan
Mary Ann Tittle
Anne and Tim Walsh

National Park Service
Indiana Department of Natural Resources
Karner Blue

Karner Blue Butterfly Sponsors

Karner Blue Butterfly Sponsors

Janice M. and Stephen R. Brown
Myrna Newgent
Barbara Plampin

Janice M. and Stephen R. Brown
Myrna Newgent
Barbara Plampin

Green Heron

Anonymous
Doyle & Associates Architects
Allen and Nancy Johnson
Jean Rudd
Larry Stanton and Susan Loeb

Anonymous
Doyle & Associates Architects
Allen and Nancy Johnson
Jean Rudd
Larry Stanton and Susan Loeb

Green Heron Sponsors

Green Heron Sponsors

Yellow Lady's

Yellow Lady's Slipper Sponsors

Yellow Lady's Slipper Sponsors

Marshall Blankenship and Susan Perdomo
Thomas and Theresa Cera
Mang Family Charitable Fund
James Morsch and Margaret Rice

Marshall Blankenship and Susan Perdomo
Thomas and Theresa Cera
Mang Family Charitable Fund
James Morsch and Margaret Rice

Blanding's Turtle

Blanding's Turtle Sponsors

Blanding's Turtle Sponsors

Karl and Peggy Ackermann
Walt and Cynthia Breitinger
Phil Farese and Anne Hollingsworth
Jerome Fifer
Betsy Fleek and Mark Schoonaert
Gary and Debra Gilot
Nancy Moldenhauer and Sharlene Livesay
Prairie Creek Consulting, LLC
Nancy Satterlee
Rachel and John Saxon
Ken and Carol Sibbrell
Scott and Jenny Vidimos
Melissa Washburn

Karl and Peggy Ackermann
Walt and Cynthia Breitinger
Phil Farese and Anne Hollingsworth
Jerome Fifer
Betsy Fleek and Mark Schoonaert
Gary and Debra Gilot
Nancy Moldenhauer and Sharlene Livesay
Prairie Creek Consulting, LLC
Nancy Satterlee
Rachel and John Saxon
Ken and Carol Sibbrell
Scott and Jenny Vidimos
Melissa Washburn

Big Bluestem

Big Bluestem Sponsors

Big Bluestem Sponsors

Ayers Realtors, Inc.
Mark Bouman and Mary Jane Keitel
Jim and Mimi Brault
Burke Costanza & Carberry
Tom and Jo Dodd
Cheryl and Dave Dornberg
Jacob and Dorothy Dumelle Family
Tyler Kanczuzewski
Cindy and Michael Leland

Ayers Realtors, Inc.
Mark Bouman and Mary Jane Keitel
Jim and Mimi Brault
Burke Costanza & Carberry
Tom and Jo Dodd
Cheryl and Dave Dornberg
Jacob and Dorothy Dumelle Family
Tyler Kanczuzewski
Cindy and Michael Leland

Lerner Family Fund of
the Chicago Community Foundation
Linda and Gene Matzat
Leigh and Marcia Morris
Noel and Sarah Pavlovic
Pete & Monique Rub

Lerner Family Fund of
the Chicago Community Foundation
Linda and Gene Matzat
Leigh and Marcia Morris
Noel and Sarah Pavlovic
Pete and Monique Rub

John and Kaye Seibert
Victoria Sparks and Don Reinke
Judith Stockdale and Jonathan Boyer
John & Mary Kay Swanson
Jerry Szatan and Katherine Abbott
Margaret Williford and Greg Lyman

John and Kaye Seibert
Victoria Sparks and Don Reinke
Judith Stockdale and Jonathan Boyer
John & Mary Kay Swanson
Jerry Szatan and Katherine Abbott
Margaret Williford and Greg Lyman

Sponsorship Levels

Benefactor – $10,000+

Admission for 16 plus logo placement on event website, logo placement posted at event, celebrated in event press release, prominent event logo placement, recognized in E-blasts (4,800+ reach), celebrated on social media (7,500+ reach)

Karner Blue Butterfly – $5,000

Admission for 12 plus logo placement on event website, logo placement posted at event, celebrated in event press release, prominent event logo placement, recognized in E-blasts (4,800+ reach)

Green Heron – $2,500

Admission for 10 plus logo placement on event website, logo placement posted at event, celebrated in event press release, prominent event logo placement

Yellow Lady’s Slipper – $1,500

Admission for 8 plus logo placement on event website, logo placement posted at event, celebrated in event press release

Blanding’s Turtle – $750

Admission for 4 plus logo placement on event website, logo placement posted at event

Big Bluestem – $500

Admission for 2 plus logo placement on event website