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IN-KIND DONATIONS/BUSINESS PARTNERS:
Maureen Kenney of Bradley and Riley law firm--free tax returns for 11 families
Fusion Yoga Studio--networking, many donations, help with moving furniture
Budget Rental/Gary Smith--donation of moving truck
1st Presbyterian Church thrift shop--free items for Dwight and Debbie
Skogman Homes--new home for Sheila and son
Master Plumbing--discount for installing gas hook-up for Andrea and Jeff’s dryer
Mike Lahammer--divorce attorney for Amber
Auto Glass Center--free window for Andrea and Jeff
Jim Affeldt--legal advice for Julie
Tari Daley of Ogden & Adams Lumber--partnership offering building materials to families at the lumberyard’s cost plus delivery.
Donors to fund: Design Innovations ($500), William Bloomhall ($1000), Cathy Hill ($50), Brown Concrete ($250), Brown Well Pump Service ($250), H&J Heating ($500), Ogden & Adams ($500), Kris Hill ($1000), Delaney Concrete Construction ($500) = $4550
Roger Henderson at Squaw Creek Millwork Supply Co.--doors and windows
Mike Denney of Bradley and Riley law firm--legal advice re. non-profit status, other advice (also asst. Shannon)
Carver Ace Hardware, Center Point Road--lock boxes at discount, free locks
Copyworks--15% off printing
Richard Moritz, Primus Construction—itemized damages for Julie, construction advice for Dave
*2/27 Bills’ Brothers Furniture—10% is added to all furniture fund money donated (value, 2/27: $1133.) Donors: Steve Dummermuth ($500), Bill Bills ($603), JudithWagner ($30).
Shriners--all-expense assessment of Ethan, son of Tiffany. He has cerebral palsy. They
will pay for transportation to Minneapolis hospital, hotel, food, all medical necessities.
Benchmark, Inc.--several individuals who have helped move furniture--Kent and Tyler Mattison,
Chuck Shellhart, Stephen Martin, Tom Irvine
Iowa Legal Aid—David Loetz—legal advice for Michael
Allison Heffern, Simmons Perrine law firm--divorce attorney
Metro High School students on Flood Lights candle project: Bonnie Sovern and Shannon Ellis,
teachers, students Briana McLees, Jeff Ringold, John Sullivan, Abbie Lambert, Zack Scott, Cody
Wortman, Arzal Finley, Aaron Oltman, Nya Oliny and Dylan Lowe
Iltens—40-gallon hot water heater donated at their cost to Bobbi and Al
Prime Mechanical--Free installation of water heater
Sheryl Ochs—logo and flyer design
Presbyterian Disaster Relief—construction volunteers for Amanda and Charles
CarePro Home Medical—discount on lift recliner for Phyllis
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church—printing, paper, labels, postage plus committee for labor for
Habitat for Humanity-new house for Julie and family
Peoples Unitarian Church--fabulous, fun fundraiser! $3,418.55!
PakMail – Donation of Personal Mail Box
Ron’s Services—Construction consultation for FEMA appeal of Gary and Amy’s home
Foster Heating and Air Conditioning-package for Amanda and Charles home at special price for all heating and cooling
Larry Roberts Interiors—many free carpet remnants, rugs, padding, etc.
Duane Rundall and Brian Hazlett—help with moving, trucking, etc.