Donor Recognition

Honorary Benefactors

  • U.S. Senator J. Robert Kerrey

Benefactors of Distinction:

This level recognizes those generous donors who have made commitments of $50,000 or more in outright giving, or a planned gift of $100,000 or more.

  • The Ethel S. Abbott Charitable Foundation
  • Robert and Jeanne Bishop
  • Chadron State Foundation
  • Vernon P. Chicoine and Madge Fortune - Chicoine
  • Coffee Family Foundation
  • Virginia C. Coffee
  • First National Bank of North Platte
  • Carmen and John Gottschalk
  • Carmen and John Gottschalk Foundation
  • Don and Francis Huls
  • Peter Kiewit Foundation
  • Hod and Willa Kosman
  • William G. and Frances C. Lindeken
  • Octavo Corp.
  • Esther E. Pilster
  • Ronald Speer
  • Billie Snyder Thornburg


This level of giving recognizes those generous donors who have made gifts ranging from $10,000 - $49,999.

  • Dan Adamson Family
  • Agri Affiliates, Inc.
  • Ameritas Charitable Foundation
  • Anonymous
  • Bank of the West
  • Bevin B. Bump and Maxine Bump
  • Michael P. Cartwright and Jeanetta Drueke Cartwright
  • Chadron Record
  • Gerald “Chris” Christoffersen
  • Cooper Foundation
  • Peter R. and Loreta L. DeMarco
  • The M. Eighmy Foundation
  • First National Bank of Chadron
  • Fuller Construction
  • Ruth Gerdes
  • Richard W. and Nancy Cartwright Hamer
  • Bob and Joyce Phillips Hardy
  • B. Keith and Norma F. Heuermann Foundation
  • Ron and Naomi Hull
  • Thomas L. and Carol K. Krepel
  • Mark W. Kelly and Carol Kuhn
  • Charles and Barbara Marcy
  • Mari Sandoz Heritage Society
  • Lt. Col. (Ret.) John D. McGregor
  • Opal M. Peck
  • Bruce and Diane Quantic
  • Richards Family Foundation
  • R. Norton Richards
  • Lynn and Dana Roper
  • Frank and Shirley Sibert
  • Helen Winter Stauffer
  • The Sterns Charitable Foundation
  • Ann M. Van Hoff

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