Books, Brushes & Bands for Education recognizes our many generous friends —
individuals, families, corporations and foundations who make it possible for us to do our work.
The following listing represents cumulative cash and in-kind gifts received.

THANK YOU!

$15,000+

City of Hammond

$5,000 – $14,999

Indiana Arts Commission

$1,000 – $4,999

Judy Tyrell
Midwest Drill Service Inc
(GREG) Centier Bank
Tri State Industries

$500 – $999

Hammond Community Corp.
Milan Kruzynski Hammond Port Authority
Melissa Farrell
TRI KAPPA

$1 – $499

Terry & Pam Ahearn
Katherine Arko
Jane Barron
John & Susan Black
Bridget Bodefeld
Carsons Piere Scott – Bonton Stores Inc.
Brown Insurance Group
O’Merrial Butchee
Ellen Byrne
AJ Cardenas
Laura Carpenter
Lydia Dershewitz
Dover Chemical
Downtown Hammond Council
Nick Loxas – Dynasty Banquets
Paloma Escalante
Florence Evans
Margaret Evans
Carol Ferrari
Sherry Foley
Michelle Golden
Pauletta Evans Hanselman
Kathleen Hill
Katie Hokenson
Kristen Hoyles

Laura Hruskocy
Karen Hug
Kalahni Krygier – Jak’s Family Fun Center
Lois Jancich
George & Joan Kallas
Mark Kalwinski
Nora Kasprzycki
Don Keller
Scotty Kessler
Bryan Lazorik
Merilyn Leonian
Levin Eye Care Center
Shelley Lohr
Jane Rouge Martin
Mary Jo Mazur
McR Partners LLC
Paula Meyers
Robyn & Becca Minton
Lynda Moll
Janet Moran
Heidi Morgan
Carol Muenich
Barbara O’Block
Jeffrey Oesterle
Maria Orozco

Nick Pea
William & Jean Robinson
Gail Rodovich
Dave and Mary Ryan
George & Mary Ryan
Jim Sandrick
Lilly Schiaffino
Msgn. Joseph Semacncik
Service League of Hammond Associate Chapter
Kevin Smith
Smith Sersic Attys at Law
Tom Sourlis & Sue Eleuterio
Toni Lozano – Spa Pointe & Hair Studio
Michelle Spann
Dan (Councilman at Large) Spitale
Pamela Sussman
Ruth Swanson
Barbara Tinidiad
Janet (councilwoman) Vanecz
Betty Vrane
Amy Jo Wadas, DDS
Judith Walker
Jack & Carol Waters
Karen Weldy
Martha P. Wilkes

IN-KIND

Ariza-Chavez Family
The Annex
Astrid Arnold
Avila Family
Beatniks on Conkey
Bob & Stephanie Black
Stacey Burgess-Brundige
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
The Cobbler Shop
Jenna Comer-Hill
Natalie Darnell
DeCarlo Family
Kelli Dobry
Dyer Animal Clinic
Dynasty Banquets
Downtown Hammond Council
Early Learning Partnership
Anne Marie Egan
Eggers Middle School E-Girls
El Taco Real
Melissa Farrell
Sherry Foley
Nancy George
Tiffany Gilmore
Michelle Golden

Sergio Gomez, Sr.
Christine Griggs
Karen Griggs
Lisette Guerrero
Hammond Port Authority
Barbara Hargrove
Megan Harms
Gus & Pat Hawkins
Hearts in Motion
Cassia Iglessias
It’s Just Serendipity
Jak’s Family Fun Center
Tricia Johnsen
Rebecca Jones
Mary Kaczka
Shirley Kowlaski
Joyce Koch
Taylor Kucharik
Katula’s Florist
Last Chance Overstock
Deborah Leckie
Rebecca Leevey
Shelley Lohr
Toni Lozano
Martinez Family
Jean Munger Mikula

Morales Family
Dorothy Moss
Jim & Melinda Nelson
Orozco Family
Jordan Osmond
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church
Laura Pieri
Margo Powers
Joy Robinson
Alysha Robinette
Bill & Jean Robinson
Carmen Rodriguez
RSI Truck & Bus
Saint Michael’s Catholic Church
Snyder Family
Spa Pointe & Hair Studio
Sarah Spezza
Donna Stosiek & Glenn Matthews
Stella Vie’s Cafe
Stephen Sullivan, Esq.
Pastor James Swanson
Timbrook Kitchens
Louise Thompson
Desiree & Lilliana Uribe
Maria Valles
Towle Theater

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