2011 ANNUAL REPORT ISSUE
Children’s A Celebration of Gifts to Children’s Hospital Colorado
Inside this issue: Asher Family Chair supports cystic fibrosis programs Sean’s Hope creates fund for wellness 2011 Annual Report VOLUME 5, ISSUE 1
Giving to Children’s Colorado in 2011
Children’s Hospital Colorado has drawn from a rich history of community support for more than a century. Over time, the hospital has developed a constellation of strengths that sets us apart, positioning us to seize tremendous new opportunities that lie ahead and provide greater care for the children of our community and beyond. In every area, innovation in research, technology and our approach to care benefits Children’s Colorado patients and helps us focus on the new treatments and cures that lie ahead. As we begin planning our next philanthropic campaign, we will harness gathering momentum to transform children’s health. Children’s Colorado has consistently strong support from our philanthropic community. Even as the economy continued to fluctuate in 2011, almost 38,000 donors entrusted (Continued on page 3)
Corporate partnership supports Courage Classic for Children’s Colorado
We believe that the children who need Children’s Hospital Colorado deserve the best care our institution can provide. Our role at the Foundation is to harness community support for the opportunities in children’s healthcare that lie ahead. Your partnership is essential, and even pivotal, in making these opportunities a reality. Your gifts over the past year have made a real difference for the children and families we serve. We hear constantly that this hospital is a place where families can feel secure, confident and supported by world-class teams of caring doctors, nurses and staff. Thank you for the many ways you support the hospital’s commitment to the highest-quality care. Whether you make an individual donation to a program you care about, or you ride and fundraise for the Courage Classic, or you attend our annual Gala, your generosity touches the lives of each child and family we treat. Thank you, again, for joining us to make the hope for healthier childhoods a reality today. In appreciation,
Steve Winesett President and CEO Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation
From July 21 to 23, more than 2,000 riders will take to the gorgeous mountains of Summit County again this year for Courage Classic, one of Colorado’s best-supported rides for a good cause.
For more information about becoming a corporate partner, please contact Emily McNellis, emcnellis@childrenscolorado foundation.org or 720.777.1769.
Thanks to the partnership of presenting corporate partner Prologis, even more of the community’s contributions will be used where they are needed most. Corporate partners underwrite much of the cost of putting on a large and complex event, allowing more of the funds raised to support the patients and families we serve. Now in its 23rd year, Courage Classic riders, teams, volunteers and partners come together each summer to support Children’s Hospital Colorado. Teams and riders for this year’s tour are already gearing up for what promises to be a great ride. This summer, as in past years, the tour will be based out of Copper Mountain and will cover 157 miles of high altitude passes and beautiful roadways, including a climb up Vail Pass and a cruise down the bike path from Copper Mountain into Dillon. Prologis is the leading global provider of industrial real estate, offering customers approximately 584 million square feet of distribution space in markets across the Americas, Europe and Asia. The company leases its 3,100 industrial facilities in 22 countries to enterprises with large-scale distribution needs. Prologis’ operational headquarters in Denver employs 250 people and is proud to support the Courage Classic for a third year with a team of riders from around the world.
Ride, volunteer, or learn more! Visit www.couragetours.com
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Giving to Children’s Colorado in 2011
(Continued from page 1) us with more than $32.9 million in gifts to benefit the children and families we serve.
We are grateful for the incredibly impactful gifts we received last year. Here are a few examples: •A leadership gift from Campaign Organizing Committee Chair Laura Barton •A gift from J.T. Tai & Company, Inc. established an endowment supporting the Center for Gait and Movement Analysis (CGMA) research and education •A gift from The Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation and Sandy Wolf established an endowed chair for a new fetal surgeon •A gift from the Asher family created an endowed chair for cystic fibrosis; an area where significant strides are being made • T he Vollbracht family gift established The Leslie and William Vollbracht Family Chair in Stress and Anxiety Disorders • T he Colorado Health Foundation gift supported obesity prevention programs for 5th graders •A gift from The Sean McCauley Hope Foundation supported the Wellness Program in our Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
Our donors are often motivated and inspired to give by Children’s Colorado’s dedicated doctors and caregivers. Dr. Timothy Crombleholme, a pioneer in the new field of fetal surgery, joined the Children’s Colorado team as the new Surgeon-in-Chief and Ponzio Family Chair for the Surgeon-in-Chief in 2011. Already, he is performing complex operations few physicians in the world offer, including
in-utero fetal laser surgery, to correct potentially fatal conditions like twin-twin transfusion syndrome.
Groups and individuals participated with enthusiasm in a wide range of events that raised millions for the hospital in 2011.
The hospital and Foundation boards support physicians like Dr. Crombleholme. Visionary, dedicated and deeply trusted, our leadership provides a “can do” attitude that is palpable throughout the hospital, supporting an environment to create breakthroughs in children’s care now, and setting the stage for many more breakthroughs in the future.
With 29 endowed chairs and 80 endowed funds, Children’s Colorado is increasingly poised to offer our physician-scientists the resources they need to create breakthroughs for children and families.
Courage Classic for Children’s Colorado hosted over 2,000 riders and raised $2.3 million for children and families.
One of several ways we recognize donors to Children’s Colorado is through giving societies, and the Charles C. Gates Society embodies the reach, generosity and support behind Children’s Colorado and includes those who have made gifts of $1 million or more over their lifetimes. Charles C. Gates himself believed deeply in the promise of our new hospital and the Anschutz Medical Campus. In the past year, we celebrated a milestone: the 100th gift of over a million dollars, and therefore 100th member of the Gates Society. You can read about the vision and leadership of the Asher family, who made that gift, on page 5. Tremendous possibilities are within our reach. At Children’s Colorado, we are inspired by the potential that lies ahead and we are grateful to our generous philanthropic community for helping us reach that potential.
At the 34th annual Gala hosted by George and Carol Solich, guests were entertained by Brian Regan and the Starlight Experience Dance Band. The event raised $1.86 million, exceeding our goal of $1.6 million.
Are you listening? Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids radiothon 1/6/12 2:12 PM celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2011 and in February 2012, the radiothon was one of the largest in the nation, bringing in $1.86 million from Alice 105.9 listeners.
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Asher Family Chair for Cystic Fibrosis
Dr. Frank Accurso, holder of the Asher Family Chair for Cystic Fibrosis, is Head of the Children’s Hospital Colorado Section of Pulmonology, Associate Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Center, Medical Director of the Core Laboratory at the Children’s Hospital Colorado Clinical Translation Research Center and Professor of Pediatrics at University of Colorado.
February 13 heralded the addition of a newly endowed chair to Children’s Hospital Colorado. Marking a culminating event in a nearly 32-year career with Children’s Colorado, Dr. Frank Accurso was named inaugural chairholder of the Asher Family Chair for Cystic Fibrosis. The evening celebrated the outstanding efforts of Dr. Accurso and Children’s Hospital Colorado’s Breathing Institute in the field of cystic fibrosis (CF) research and treatment. “The significance of this chair is that it beautifully highlights and honors Dr. Accurso’s outstanding lifetime commitment to CF and also ensures that this work is going to be carried forth by a team that shares his commitment,” said Mike Asher. “Frank is a superstar,” said Dr. Jim Shmerling, President and CEO of Children’s Hospital Colorado. “He is internationally known for his work in newborn screening and early diagnosis of cystic fibrosis. Dr. Accurso exemplifies what a pediatric hospital is all about.” The Asher Family Chair, one of 29 at Children’s Colorado, was established by the contributions of the Asher family and several community families to ensure continued support of cystic fibrosis clinical and research programs.
Breathing new life into training
for pulmonary specialists
The Breathing Institute at Children’s Colorado takes several things seriously: patient care, research, education – and giving back. These opportunities have come together under a new Breathing Institute initiative: a fellowship program endowed by Pulmonary Department medical staff. Building on the efforts initiated by Dr. Jeff Wagener of Children’s Colorado's Pulmonary Department nearly 15 years ago, Drs. Robin Deterding and Vivek Balasubramaniam called on their fellow faculty members to participate in section-wide medical staff giving in 2011 to develop a fellowship support fund. Their call was successful. One hundred percent of Breathing Institute faculty have pledged or given, contributing more than $292,500 in gifts toward the goal of eventually establishing a fully-funded endowed 4 Giving To Children’s • Spring 2012
fellowship in the Breathing Institute at Children’s Colorado. “This is a first for Children’s Colorado,” says Dr. Deterding. “The potential of having a fellowship funded by medical staff shows that the pulmonary section is making a strong commitment to the training of future pediatric pulmonologists.” As Children’s Colorado has provided a training home for all but one pediatric pulmonologist in the Rocky Mountain region, it is easy to see why such a fellowship would be so important to furthering the Breathing Institute’s
educational mission. “We are considered one of the oldest and most respected training programs in the country,” said Dr. Deterding. “In order to train academic researchers, we need flexibility in training dollars.” Pediatric Pulmonology fellowships are currently funded by a 30-year-old NIH training grant, currently managed by Dr. Steve Abman, one of the longest running grants in the country. The creation of this endowment will help secure the funds necessary to continue to foster a program noted for its academic and clinical excellence.
Hope for a cure The Charles C. Gates Society’s
100th member extraordinary ongoing generosity, Kalydeco helps researchers see the way forward to a cure. Though they do not seek the spotlight, Mike and Carolyn Asher have played a lead role in the fight to cure CF. By spotlighting those positioned to make breakthroughs, change lives and bring healing, the perpetual CF clinical and research program that they have funded will help CF patients today and into the future.
It is no exaggeration to say that Mike and Carolyn Asher have changed the future for kids with cystic fibrosis (CF). People living with cystic fibrosis (CF) undergo rigorous daily therapy to breathe, digest food and grow, processes most people don’t even think about. An inherited genetic disease, CF causes the body to create thick, sticky mucous, impeding lung function and interfering with digestion. Children’s Colorado cares for more than 500 children, adolescents and young adults with CF. Our center is vibrant and successful due to a partnership between caregivers, families, and supporters like Mike and Carolyn Asher, who are committed to treating and healing CF patients. Over the years, three generations of the Asher family have contributed to CF treatment and research at Children’s Colorado. In 2011, Mike and Carolyn Asher decided that the time was right for the very first endowed chair in CF here at the hospital, and they could think of no one better to accept this honor than Dr. Frank Accurso.
With the advent of the Asher Family Chair for Cystic Fibrosis, they have created a steady stream of income that will enable the CF team at Children’s Colorado to further accelerate the pace of progress toward a cure. “These are hopeful days in the CF community,” said Mike. In the past few years, advances in the treatment of CF have included promising new drug therapies. In January of this year, the FDA approved the drug Kalydeco, which addresses a root cause of CF: a faulty protein. Lessons learned through Kalydeco treatment will help physician-scientists develop additional personalized treatments and cures for those with CF. Developed in part through the Asher family’s
The Ashers are, additionally, the 100th member of the Charles C. Gates Society, which recognizes donors who have contributed $1 million or more to Children’s Colorado over the course of their lifetimes. It is fitting that a couple whose vision matches that of Charles C. Gates are the Gates Society’s 100th member. Their gift will have an extraordinary impact on families not just in our region, but around the world.
For more information about giving societies at Children's Hospital Colorado Foundation, call us at 720.777.1700.
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Estate planning, a thoughtful way to help children’s health For more information
Your will is not just a valuable right, it is an opportunity to make personal choices about what happens with your estate after your lifetime. Wills offer many benefits: they allow you to designate beneficiaries of your personal items and property – including real estate, bank accounts and stocks and bonds; they can help your heirs by reducing estate taxes to ensure that they receive more; and wills can ensure that any gifts to organizations like Children’s Hospital Colorado – also known as bequests – are executed and distributed according to your priorities and wishes. Ms. Dorothy Powell, who lived in the Denver area before retiring to New Cambria, Missouri, was a loyal annual donor to Children’s Colorado. Ms. Powell did make use of estate planning to express her wishes about her estate’s distribution, and Children’s Colorado Foundation was grateful to be among the recipients of her giving after she passed away.
about Estate Planning to benefit Children’s Hospital Colorado, please contact Kellie Fischer, Vice President of Planned and Principal Giving, at 720.777.1751 or kfischer@childrenscolorado foundation.org
In June 1983, Ms. Powell made her first small gift to Children’s Colorado. Her generosity continued for many years. At the age of 104, she passed away, and in her will, designated Children’s Colorado as the recipient of $100,000. The six-figure estate gift benefited the Children’s Fund for Children’s Colorado and will be used to support children’s healthcare now, and for generations to come. Children’s Colorado depends on gifts from thoughtful donors to continue to provide the best care for children and their families. Estate planning is one of the easiest ways to make a significant difference for those we treat.
Above: Betty with mom at Children’s Hospital Colorado Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation has launched new planned giving website content that features interactive tools for estate planning. Learn more at www.childrenscoloradofoundation.org/plannedgiving
Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids RADIOTHON raises $1.86 million! This is the most ever in 11 years, making us one of the top Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’ radiothons in the nation. No matter how you supported this year's radiothon, we thank you for your generosity! Read more: www.childrenscoloradofoundation.org/CMNHospitals
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The Sean McCauley
Hope Fund carries a legacy forward When Sean was diagnosed at 10 months old with an aggressive and rare malignant brain tumor on November 29, 2000, life as the McCauley family knew it changed forever. How can any family plan for something like this? John and Dani were in a fight for their child’s life. Many times during Sean’s difficult treatment, they were told not to have too much hope. They were even told it may be best to take Sean home and prepare for the worst. “I could live with the idea that Sean might die,” said Dani, “but I couldn’t live with the idea that we shouldn’t try to save him.” His earth-shaking diagnosis led them to seek second, third and fourth opinions. They found a glimmer of hope in Boston with an experimental treatment option. They sold their home and moved to the East Coast to try it out. It wasn’t until Sean’s treatment was complete and they began to piece their new life together, that they started to process their journey. They began to realize that there is no such thing as false hope – and they wanted to get the message out to other families. “If hope got us out of bed to advocate for his best possible outcome, then it could never be false,” said Dani. John and Dani also knew that they could help others through their firsthand knowledge of the practical challenges that face a family during a cancer fight. In September 2001, they founded The Sean McCauley Hope Foundation. In 10 years, Sean’s Hope raised over $1 million dollars to support families living with pediatric cancer in many ways, with care packages for newly diagnosed families, emergency financial assistance, Spanish-
“When a child is diagnosed, the whole family is affected. Children’s Colorado understands this, and provides support and programming for the entire family.” speaking support programs, and child life and recreation therapy programs. As the foundation marked its 10th anniversary, the McCauley’s own journey encountered a “fork in the road.” The realities of being a family with a special needs child had to take precedence. After much soul searching and discussion with their family, community of Sean’s Hope supporters and Children’s Colorado Foundation, they decided to entrust the Foundation with the creation of The Sean McCauley Hope Fund.
Above: Sean and his family. Right: Beads of Hope raise money for Sean's Hope Fund.
The fund will support and sustain the Wellness Program at the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, which embodies everything Sean’s Hope cared about as an organization for the past decade. The Wellness Program offers support to pediatric cancer families in every way imaginable. “Creating this endowment felt like an extension of our values and passion. Every single penny will be used for families and make a difference,” Dani said. “Children’s Colorado is special. We’ve been in children’s hospitals all over the country and talked to doctors around the world. I believe that we have a really unique team and support system here for our children and the whole family. When a child is diagnosed, the whole family is affected. Children’s Colorado understands this, and provides support and programming for the entire family. Our endowment will help this critical mission in perpetuity.”
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Juan, 7 Denver
Meet our 2012 Ambassadors Meet Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation’s 2012 patient ambassadors, nominated by Children’s Colorado health care providers.
Diana, 16 Denver
Janessa, 10 Aurora
Matt, 14 Denver
Riley, 11 Longmont
Olivia, 10 Aurora
Christina, 16 Denver
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Brother and sister, Juan and Diana were both seriously injured when a fire destroyed their home. Rather than allow this experience hold them back, they have actively worked with Children’s Colorado to recover quickly. Now they promote fire safety and awareness, working with the fire department that helped save their lives. Janessa had her first surgery at 6 months old. Diagnosed with biliary atresia, Janessa ultimately wound up needing a full liver transplant less than a year later. Now a healthy 10-year-old, Janessa returns to Children’s Colorado not only for follow up, but to visit and inspire those children still working on getting better.
Matt was born with a dislocated hip and severe knee deformity, requiring significant amounts of surgery and intensive care from a very young age. Undeterred by treatments he must continue to undergo, Matt now regularly volunteers at community organizations, including Children’s Colorado.
Diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia at 5 years old, Olivia has spent lengthy amounts of time at Children’s Colorado combating her disease. Thanks to the long-term care provided by the oncology team at Children’s Colorado, Olivia is now able to fully enjoy all of her favorite activities.
Eleven-year-old Riley was playing softball when she began experiencing severe pain in her back. By the end of the day, she could no longer feel her legs. Although a rare condition called acute transverse myelitis has limited Riley’s ability to walk, it has not taken her enthusiasm for living.
Christina has spent a lifetime at Children’s Colorado, partnering with the Breathing Institute to combat her extremely severe asthma and allergies. This long-term partnership has enabled Christina to be active in improving her own health, allowing for her passion of writing and singing songs to flourish.
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In the past year... Children’s Hospital Colorado once again ranked among the nation’s top pediatric hospitals in U.S. News & World Report. To meet the growing needs of children and families around our seven-state region, Children’s Colorado continues to expand physically – through the main hospital’s East Tower construction project and Network of Care growth – as well as through a variety of essential services and programs. Children’s Colorado doctors and faculty are winning awards and accolades for their outstanding care, our advocacy programs are achieving national recognition for making children’s lives safer, and Children’s Colorado’s commitment to research is expanding awareness of the groundbreaking studies taking place on the Anschutz Medical Campus each day. We have much to celebrate as we reflect on the past year. Children’s Colorado could not have achieved so much without the generous support of each individual, foundation and corporation who gave to the hospital between January 1, 2011, and December 31, 2011. Thank you!
2011 By the numbers $32,983,966
endowed funds chairs
* Children’s Circle of Care
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Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation Statement of Operations For the years ending December 31, 2011 and 2010, in thousands 2011 2010
Contributions and event revenues Special event benefits provided
Expenses Fundraising $5,291 $4,403 Special events 1,364 1,486 Occupancy, administration, accounting and other 462 371 Total supporting services and related expenses
Net assets provided by fundraising activities
Sources of Gifts Individuals, private companies and family foundations $19,895 $16,378 Estates 3,212 1,607 Associations 1,431 1,482 Corporations and corporate foundations 5,645 4,614 Independent grant-making foundations 2,801 2,172
Total $32,984 $26,253
Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation exists only to support Children’s Hospital Colorado by raising funds and managing endowments which benefit the hospital. Distributions made in carrying out this function were $16.3 million in 2011 and $12.5 million in 2010. Ending net assets (endowments) were $210 million and $203 million at December 31, 2011 and 2010 respectively.
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Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation Board of Trustees The work of our volunteers is critical to the success and growth of Children’s Hospital Colorado. With gratitude, the Foundation thanks the individuals below for their dedication, commitment and service from January 1 to December 31, 2011. Kelly G. Kennedy Chair Peter Culshaw Immediate Past Chair John Ikard Vice-Chair Molly Broeren Secretary Frederick B. Taylor Treasurer
Ted Antenucci Laura Barton Marcy Benson Jan Cortez Phil Doty Katey Driscoll Len Dryer Steve Farber Shane Feiman John Fernie Cathey M. Finlon Caleb F. Gates, Jr. Cannon “Cy” Harvey Walter Isenberg Lisa Jackson
Joy Johnson David P. Kaplan Rhonda Kay Steve Kris Evi Makovsky Tom McGonagle Susan Noble Mary Osborn Craig Ponzio Kristin Richardson Angie Romani Betsy Searle Jim Shmerling, DHA, FACHE Andrew Sirotnak, MD
Richard E. Stoddard Joseph E. Wagner Ronald W. Williams Steve Winesett Laura Wright
163,736 unique patients served
Trustees Emeritus James C. Cohig
Patients served in 2011
Charles C. Gates Society The Charles C. Gates Society recognizes extraordinary donors of $1 million or more over a lifetime. A generous philanthropist, Mr. Gates believed in transformational giving as an investment in a community and a cause. He was a longtime supporter of the hospital, and until his death in 2005 he served as honorary chair of The Imagine the Miracles Campaign for The Children’s Hospital. Over the years, the entire Gates family has given generously of both their time and treasure. We are profoundly grateful to the following donors who have made a tremendous investment in children’s health and who, in so doing, have honored the memory of Charles C. Gates. Anonymous 2Gives, a McCormick Foundation Fund The Morgan Adams Foundation Dr. and Mrs. David R. Akers* Alice 105.9 Robert G. Anderson* The Anschutz Foundation The Asher Family Robert H. Asher Association of Volunteers, Children’s Hospital Colorado The Barton Family Foundation Robert V. and Billie Naylor Behrent* Marcy and Bruce Benson Stephen Berman and Elaine Gantz Berman Boettcher Foundation Mae B. Boettcher* Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Edward E. Brown* Rose M. Brown* Buckaroo Ball Colorado, Inc. Bunning Family Foundation Elsa A. Burrows* The Colorado Health Foundation The Colorado Trust Adolph Coors Foundation Costco Wholesale The Patricia Crown Family Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Daniels Fund Delta Delta Delta Fund for Children’s Hospital Colorado The Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation The Denver Foundation (* Deceased)
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Denver Post Charities, a McCormick Foundation Fund El Pomar Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Donald M. Elliman The Charles Ergen Family Edwin and Dorathy Fischahs* Gyda and Sean Flanigan The L.C. Fulenwider Family Gallagher Family Foundation Dr. Nancy and Mr. Sam Gary Gates Frontiers Fund The Charles C. Gates Family, in memory of June Swaner Gates Sidney and Caleb Gates Gift Shop, Association of Volunteers Samuel Goldman* Mr. and Mrs. Frederic C. Hamilton The Cannon Y. and Lyndia K. Harvey Family Hewit Family Foundation Nancy R. Hope* Hot Times Kool Cars, Inc. Mabel Y. Hughes Charitable Trust Helen K. and Arthur E. Johnson Foundation Joy S. Johnson and Family Walter Kalinski* Marion Esser Kaufmann Foundation Kohl’s Department Stores Kroenke Sports Charities and Colorado Avalanche Community Fund, a McCormick Foundation Fund Kroenke Sports Charities and Denver Nuggets Community Fund, a McCormick Foundation Fund La Cache, Association of Volunteers
Harry B. Leeman* Elsie M. Malley* Mr. and Mrs. David D. Mandarich The Cydney and Tom Marsico Family Foundation Henry and Florence McCluskey* McCormick Foundation Carol McMurry and Pat Spieles Philip S. Miller Charitable Trust Monfort Family Foundation Morgridge Family Foundation William F.* and Mildred J. Nienaber The Osborn Foundation Mr.* and Mrs. John Osborn and Family Clark Peterson* GH Phipps Construction Companies The Ponzio Family Anne and Jim Postle The Precourt Foundation Molly and Jay A. Precourt Agatha and J. Anthony Precourt, Jr. Amanda Precourt Virginia and Scott Reiman RE/MAX Grace Richardson Stetson Fund Patricia and Thomas Agnew E. William Stetson III Nancy Stetson Stuart Stetson Daly Eli Tripp* Mr. and Mrs. Blair E. Richardson Mr. and Mrs. Kent L. Rickenbaugh* Rose Community Foundation Jean L. Scotten*
Scottish Rite Foundation of Colorado Elizabeth B. Searle and Family Anna and John J. Sie Foundation Hilda Swan* J.T. Tai & Company, Inc. J.T. Tai & Company Foundation, Inc. Mr.* and Mrs. Thomas E. Taplin University Physicians, Inc. Valero Energy Corporation Don and Maxine Vestal* The William B. Vollbracht Family Judi and Joe Wagner and Wagner Equipment Co. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. The Walton Family Foundation, Inc. at the recommendation of Ben and Lucy Ana Walton Wells Fargo Cille and Ron Williams The Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation
Mae B. Boettcher Society The Mae B. Boettcher Society recognizes individuals, families, corporations, foundations, associations, and organizations who have contributed $250,000 to $999,999 throughout their lifetimes to Children’s Hospital Colorado. Mae Boettcher’s passion and generous philanthropic support for Children’s Colorado stemmed from her service on Children’s Colorado’s Board of Directors from 1951 until 1976. She touched the lives of many children through her philanthropy. Likewise, Boettcher Society donors have committed to Children’s Colorado as the leader in providing the best healthcare outcomes for children in our community. Anonymous (5) Shirley A. Abernathy Trust Sidney R. Abernathy Trust Ace Hardware Estate of Orah L. Ahlborg Albertson’s, Inc. Debbi and Lee Alpert American Airlines, Inc. American Biosystems, Inc. Balfour Beatty Mr. and Mrs. Richard H. Bard Garrett and Karen Baum Mr. and Mrs. Wayne S. Berger Mr. and Mrs. Dante Bichette Doris J. Biester, PhD Estate of Frank S. Bingenheimer Blockbuster, Inc. Estate of Esther I. Bononi Borgen Family Foundation Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck Estate of Carrie W. Bry Nancy and Michael Burgermeister, a Fund of The Chicago Community Trust Helene B. Butler Trusts Dr.* and Mrs. L. Joseph Butterfield Estate of Elizabeth M. Calabrese Caring for Colorado Foundation Mr.* and Mrs. George P. Caulkins, Jr. and the Caulkins Family Foundation Estate of Eleanor S. Charsky Children’s Hospital Colorado Department of Orthopedics Children’s Partners Foundation Estate of Elizabeth D. Cobb CoBiz Financial Colorado Rockies Charity Fund, a fund of the McCormick Foundation Federal Employees through the Combined Federal Campaign Comcast Credit Unions throughout Colorado Crothall Services Group Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Culshaw Dairy Queen Estate of Geraldine I. Daly Datex-Ohmeda, Inc. Margaret C. David Trust Davis Oil Company Estate of Lillian L. Davis Pam and Dave Decker Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation, Inc. Estate of Dwight F. Dill Marilee Neff Doud and Ben R. Doud DPR Construction, Inc. Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Eilert Vida F. Ellison Trust Mr. and Mrs. Steven W. Farber Mr. and Mrs. John W. Fimple Cathey and Richard Finlon First Data Corporation FirstBank Holding Company Morton Fisher*
John M. and Marcella Fox Sibyl Frankenburg and Steve Kessel Mrs. Wilhelmine Frankenburg Mr. and Mrs. John E. Freyer and Land Title Guarantee Company Mr. and Mrs. Tom Fullerton Estate of Virginia Gabriele Joan and Lester Garrison Albert W. Gebauer* Estate of Vern Gibson Paul* and Karen Glanert Bridget and John Grier Estate of Helen E. Gunby Estate of John and Mary Gustafson H.C. Companies, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Herbert V. Cook Mr. and Mrs. Steven W. Farber Mr. and Mrs. James A. Lustig Mr. and Mrs. Richard M. Sapkin Estate of Virginia W. Hagnauer Estate of Edward F. Harrison William Randolph Hearst Foundation Richard and Leslie Helppie and Helppie Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Randall C. Hertel Barbara and Sigmund* Herzstein Virginia W. Hill Foundation Estate of Dorothy F. Hirsch Del and Millie Hock Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Denver Hope on Wheels Hyundai Dealers Ethel Horwich Trust Employees of IBM Corporation, Colorado IBM International Foundation Mr. and Mrs. John A. Ikard Mr. and Mrs. Walter L. Isenberg Joslin’s KHOW 630 Radio The Kenneth King Foundation King Soopers Rocky Mountain District Kiwanis Foundation Albert R. Kline Trust Kraft General Foods Foundation The Gabby Krause Foundation Estate of Freda E. Krolik Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Kudla and Metropolitan Homes Inc. The LARRK Foundation Estate of Dorothy B. Lawless Mike Leprino Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. David L. Liniger Lott Family Charitable Trust The Lowe Fund of The Denver Foundation Estate of William H. Lucking Estate of Marion C. Luecke Mr. and Mrs. James A. Lustig Estate of Lena MacFarlane Marriott Properties The Sean McCauley Hope Foundation Tricia and Pat McConathy
Estate of Forrest McGrath McLane Western MDC/Richmond American Homes Foundation Stewart “Skip” and Nancy Miller Louise “Sally” Murray* Newborn Hope, Inc. Susan and Howard Noble Darci and Jack Overstreet Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Owen Estate of Robert H. Petersen Estate of Josephine L. Petrie Phipps/McCarthy, a joint venture The Piton Foundation Marten A. Poole* Mr. David A. Powers Prologis, Inc. Pun’kins Feiman Family Foundation, Inc. Marie and Ed Feiman Amy and Shane Feiman Estate of Georgia Lee Purdy Qwest Foundation Estate of Mary Lou Raymond Estate of Sylvester H. Reeves Estate of Marcus R. Reid RE/MAX Alliance RE/MAX Mountain States Estate of Evelyn and Fred Riser Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. Robinson Sage Hospitality Resources and Dollars for Dreams Jeanne and Dick Saunders Mr. and Mrs. Dale E. Schamel Dr. Barton and Mary Schmitt The Schneider Family The Schramm Foundation
Estate of Lillian K. Schwarz Estate of Esther E. Scott The Tanner Seebaum Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Selby Emily and Leon Selig* Carole and George Shaw Shea Properties Colorado Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Silversmith, Jr.* Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc. Estate of Vera M. Snider Estate of Gertrude V. Spratlen Estate of Katherine N. Stanley Estate of Alfred Stimson and Estate of Nancy Stimson Janie and Rick Stoddard Donald and Susan Sturm Sturm Family Foundation Suncor Energy Bal F. and Hilda N. Swan Foundation Telluride AIDS Benefit, Inc. Peter Remo Tisot Trust U.S. Bank Mile High United Way Harry W. and Louis L. Vicksman Trust Walgreen Co. Peggy Warner and Robert Matz and Power Equipment Company Webkinz Foundation Estate of Nola M. and Harvey E. Wehrman The Williams Family Foundation Estate of Pauline Williams Estate of Margueriet G. Wirz Wyoming Community Foundation
Josiah, 3 Two years after his gastric reflux surgery, Josiah still visits the hospital every few months for follow-ups. He loves coloring, being read to and playing outside.
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Annual donors of $10,000 or more and Children’s Circle of Care Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation gratefully acknowledges donors who made gifts of $10,000 or more and those who qualify for membership in Children’s Circle of Care. In 1995, Children’s Hospital Colorado joined other leading pediatric hospitals across the United States and Canada to form Children’s Circle of Care (CCC). By recognizing individuals, family foundations and private corporations giving $10,000 or more annually, CCC highlights the role of philanthropy in assuring excellence in pediatric healthcare. In 2011, local members contributed nearly $16 million to Children’s Colorado. Anonymous (17) Helene and Marshall Abrahams Patricia and Thomas Agnew Debbi and Lee Alpert Butch Ames Mr. and Mrs. Richard Andrews The Anschutz Foundation Ted and Julie Antenucci Cynda Collins Arsenault The Asher Family Robert H. Asher Bacon Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Ballard, PA-C Joyce and Michael Barish Laura Barton and William Matthews Richard S. Baum, MD Kathleen and Michael Beatty Marcy and Bruce Benson Mr. and Mrs. James C. Berger Michele and Bill Bergner The Berlin Family Stephen Berman and Elaine Gantz Berman Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. Bock Jim and Sonja BonAnno Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bradbury, Jr. Molly Broeren and Bill Mosher Andrew Brown Bill G. and Karol A. Brown Libby and Tim Brown Bunning Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Burke Perry M. Butterfield Bonnie W. Camp, MD, PhD Dr. Sara and Mr. Scott Carpenter The Carson Foundation Randall Carter Mrs. Nancy and Dr. Frank Chang Micheline Chou Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Clark and The RJC Family Foundation Rachel Coel, MD, PhD Patricia and Terry Colip John J. Connor and Irene Connor Family Foundation Adolph Coors Foundation The Phyllis M. Coors Foundation Jan and Miles C. Cortez Alex Cranberg Mary and Jack Cronin The Patricia Crown Family Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Culshaw Drs. Katherine and Yasser Dahab Barbara Mellman Davis Ben C. Delatour Foundation Shelley Dell’Orfano, CPNP Jayden DeLuca Foundation
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The Ryan and Jenny Dempster Family Foundation Corry and Phil Doty Marilee Neff Doud and Ben R. Doud Katey and Lee Driscoll Mr. and Mrs. Raymond T. Duncan Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Eilert Mr. and Mrs. Donald M. Elliman Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Ergen Drs. Susan M. Fudge-Erickson and Mark A. Erickson Amy and Shane Feiman Marie and Ed Feiman Betsy Fifield Cathey and Richard Finlon Amy and Scott Fisher Gyda and Sean Flanigan Rhita Florey* Angie and Jeremy Flug John M. and Marcella Fox Sibyl Frankenburg and Steve Kessel Mr. and Mrs. John E. Freyer Karl & Barbara Friedman Family Foundation The L.C. Fulenwider Family Mr. and Mrs. Tom Fullerton Gallagher Family Foundation Sumeet and Molly Garg Joan and Lester Garrison Dr. Nancy and Mr. Sam Gary Sidney and Caleb Gates John S. Gates Harold Geist* Gaia Georgopoulos, MD and Ron Hoffman Gill Foundation Karen Glanert Goodstein Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Henry H. Gordon Sue Graham, PA-C Pat and Carla Grant Cathy Greer Bridget and John Grier Charles* and Carol Grieves Amy and Steven Halvorsen Mr. and Mrs. Frederic C. Hamilton Dr. Michael and Wendy Handler Amy Beth Harvey Mr. and Mrs. Cannon Y. Harvey Sarah and Tyler Harvey Travis and Denise Heare Richard and Leslie Helppie and Helppie Family Foundation The Helton Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Randall C. Hertel Hewit Family Foundation Mr.* and Mrs. William D. Hewit Anne and Jim Hillary
Quynh Hoang, MD The Holland Foundation Jennifer and Mark Hopkins Mr. and Mrs. Michael Horne Bob and Sharla Hottman Mr. Alvin Huber Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Hunt Margie and Dave Hunter L. Roger Hutson Mr. and Mrs. John A. Ikard Pam and Ted Jadlos Suzy and Gary Jaeger Helen K. and Arthur E. Johnson Foundation Joy S. Johnson Violet M. Johnson Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Steven Kahl David and Tomme Kaplan and Family Dr. Michael and Mrs. Peggy Markson Kappy Fritz and Debbie Karrer Marion Esser Kaufmann Foundation Rhonda Kay The Rollie R. Kelley Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Michael G. Kennedy Darcy Kerber and Jay Melvey Gary C. Klein Family Bonnie and Gary Koerber Brian and Kristin Kohuth Ms. Andrea Kreitman Elizabeth and Steven Kris Beth Krodel and Bryan Smith Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kugeler Don and Susie Law Jacqueline Marie Leaffer Foundation Michael Leede Mr. and Mrs. William N. Lindsay III Mr. and Mrs. David L. Liniger Alison and Michael Ludwig Mr. and Mrs. James A. Lustig Mr. and Mrs. Donald D. MacKenzie Evi and Evan Makovsky Kalleen and Bob Malone Mr. and Mrs. David D. Mandarich Timothy and Bernadette Marquez Foundation The Cydney and Tom Marsico Family Foundation Marcus and Paula Martin Caz Matthews Dr. and Mrs. Dennis J. Matthews Kate McBride Nicole McBride, PA-C Lynn and Kevin McDonald/ Martischang Foundation Anne and Tom McGonagle Kristi and Shawn McLaughlin Carol McMurry and Pat Spieles
Mr. and Mrs. W. Neil McMurry Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Meyer The Ali Meyer Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Dennis D. Meyer Drs. Nancy and Frank Miller Amy and Rob Millisor The Monaghan Foundation Monfort Family Foundation Karen A. and Evan E. Moody Ryan Mooney, PA-C Morgridge Family Foundation Jill and Ted Nelson William F.* and Mildred J. Nienaber Susan and Howard Noble Eduardo Novais, MD and Rachel Novais The Oliver Family Foundation Patte and John Orr The Osborn Foundation Mr.* and Mrs. John Osborn and Family Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J. O’Shaughnessy John Patsey Mr. and Mrs. Bob Penkhus Dellora A. and Lester J. Norris Foundation Brian Perry, PA-PED Ann and Cam Philpott The Ponzio Family Anne and Jim Postle Mr. David A. Powers Agatha and J. Anthony Precourt, Jr. Amanda Precourt Molly and Jay A. Precourt Dr. and Mrs. Aaron J. Provance Mr. and Mrs. Timothy M. Prunk Pun’kin’s Feiman Family Foundation, Inc. Kathy and Jim Raybin Brian Regan Mr. and Mrs. John M. Rehl Ann and Kevin Reidy Virginia and Scott Reiman Dr. and Mrs. Jason T. Rhodes David A. Richards Mr. and Mrs. Blair E. Richardson Angie and Tim Romani The Honorable* and Mrs. Luis D. Rovira Drs. Laurel M. and Joshua A. Saliman Mr. and Mrs. Joseph M. Samuel Jeanne and Dick Saunders Robin Sawarynski, PA-C Lee and Dolores Schlessman Dr. Bart and Mary Schmitt Lisa Schomp The Schramm Foundation Elizabeth B. Searle and Family Stephanie and Matt Seebaum Doris A. Segar Dr. and Mrs. Brian A. Shaw
Children’s Circle of Champions and Children’s Circle of Leadership The mission of both the Children’s Circle of Champions and Children’s Circle of Leadership is to advance community giving and philanthropy by engaging and recognizing our leading associations, corporate and foundation donors. All gifts made through these recognition societies support patient care, education, research and advocacy at Children’s Hospital Colorado.
Raymond Shea Dr. and Mrs. Jim Shmerling Anna and John J. Sie Mindy J. Siegel, MD Andrew J. Silver, MD and David Q. McGrath Julie and Lanas Smith Anita and Geoff Solich Mr. and Mrs. George H. Solich Jim Sorenson The Walter A. and Charlotte Soule Family Foundation Ann Sperling and Craig Archibald E. William Stetson III Janie and Rick Stoddard Lu Stoddard Stone Family Foundation Donald and Susan Sturm Nancy and Ron Talarico Mrs. Thomas E. Taplin Mr. and Mrs. Frederick B. Taylor Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Terkhorn Eli Tripp* The True Family Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth D. Tuchman Kristen Tulk, PA-C Danyll and Troy Tulowitzki The Verdoorn Foundation Mr. and Mrs. William G. Vetos Drs. Armando and Leslie Vidal Melisa and David Videon Lance and Joan Vierra The William B. Vollbracht Family Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Wagener Judi and Joe Wagner Diane and Marshall Wallach The Walton Family Foundation, Inc. at the recommendation of Ben and Lucy Ana Walton Peggy Warner and Robert Matz Keith and Margie Weber Foundation The John S. and Amy S. Weinberg Foundation Michelle Sie Whitten and Tom Whitten Kellie Wilkins Sandra Jaros Wilkinson Cille and Ron Williams Mr. James W. Williams, Jr. Kim and Steve Winesett Mr. and Mrs. Mike T. Winn The Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation Sandy Wolf Laura and Doug Wright Tricia and Patrick Youssi
Children’s Circle of Champions recognizes outright giving and gifts in kind of $50,000 or more in a calendar year given through Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation.
Children’s Circle of Leadership recognizes outright giving and gifts in kind of $10,000 to $49,999 in a calendar year given through Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation.
Anonymous Ace Hardware The Morgan Adams Foundation Alice 105.9 Michael H. Asher, Inc. The Colorado Health Foundation Colorado Rockies Charity Fund, a fund of the McCormick Foundation The Colorado Trust Costco Wholesale Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome Crothall Services Group Dairy Queen Daniels Fund The Denver Foundation Denver Post Season To Share, a McCormick Foundation Fund Doud Companies Entercom Denver, LLC Global Down Syndrome Foundation Hope on Wheels Hyundai Dealers King Soopers Kohl’s Department Stores The Gabby Krause Foundation La Cache, Association of Volunteers Majestic Realty Company Marriott Properties The Sean McCauley Hope Foundation McCormick Foundation McLane Western MDC/Richmond American Homes Foundation Phipps/McCarthy, a joint venture Prologis, Inc. PURE Brand Communications Reiman Foundation, Inc. RE/MAX RE/MAX Alliance Rocky Mountain Rett Association Rose Community Foundation Sage Hospitality Resources and Dollars for Dreams Sam’s Club Schwab Charitable Fund Scottish Rite Foundation of Colorado The Tanner Seebaum Foundation Strata Resources Inc. Suncor Energy J.T. Tai & Company, Inc. J.T. Tai & Company Foundation, Inc. Valero Energy Corporation Vollbracht Consolidated Holdings, LLC Walgreen Co. Walmart Webkinz Foundation
Anonymous 5280: The Denver Magazine 9NEWS ABRA Auto Body & Glass Aeropostale The Allstate Foundation Alpine Buick GMC American Airlines, Inc. Ames Construction, Inc. Aspect Energy AT&T Balfour Concord Bank of America, N.A. Bessemer Trust Company Big O Tires BMW Bradbury Family Partnership Carmike Cinemas, Inc. CBRE Cell Point CH2M Hill, Inc. The Colorado Hearing Foundation Colorado Rockies Baseball Club Colorado School of Dance Comcast ConocoPhillips Copper Mountain, Inc. Credit Union of Denver Credit Unions for Kids Crocs Cares Crooked Willow Farms Cummins Rocky Mountain, LLC Cuvée Ventures Daily Service Foundation, Inc. Death Ride Tour Delta Delta Delta Fund for Children’s Hospital Colorado Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation, Inc. Denver Sporting Club Denver Designer Show House Eastdil Secured Ehrhardt Keefe Steiner & Hottman PC EnCana Cares Foundation EnCana Oil and Gas USA, Inc. Entravision Communications Corporation EPIC Systems Corporation Excel Roofing, Inc Faegre & Benson Foundation Fired Up for Kids FirstBank Holding Company Fraternal Order of Eagles, #3224 Fraternal Order of Eagles, #4019 Give With Liberty Grand Aerie Fraternal Order of Eagles Great Clips GTRI Harvest Catering, LLC Hyde Park Jewelers Employees of IBM Corporation, Colorado
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Donor/Partner
Independence Capital Asset Partners, LLC Jet Linx/M&N Aviation Kahl & Associates Denver Kiwanis Foundation Rocky Mountain District Kiwanis Foundation Kroenke Sports Charities Leede Operating Company, LLC Lockton Companies of Colorado, Inc. Love’s Country Stores Masters Entertainment Group McDonald Hyundai Hope Foundation Mile Hi Jeep Club of Colorado Morgan Stanley Mountain Shades, Inc. MPB Contractors, Inc. The M.S. Doss Foundation, Inc. My Wireless, Inc. Newman’s Own, Inc. Noble Energy, Inc. Northpoint Energy, LLC Opportunities for Burn Survivors Panda Express Party City PGA Tour Superstore GH Phipps Construction Companies Power Equipment Company Primal Wear Primrose Schools Pulmonary Hypertension Association, Inc. RBS Real PR Media The Brian Regan Company RE/MAX of Cherry Creek, Inc. Republic National Distributing Company Retro-LEDs, LLC Rising Star Tumbling and Dance Studio Rite Aid Corporation Safe Kids Worldwide Santiago’s Mexican Restaurants Saunders Construction, Inc. Ralph Schomp Automotive Shames Makovsky Realty Company Shea Properties Colorado SM Energy Co. Snow Mountain Seminars Southwest Airlines Spirit Halloween Superstores and Spirit of Children Telluride AIDS Benefit, Inc. Truist U.S. Bank National Association U.S. Engineering Co. U.S. Taekwondo Center UMB Bank UnitedHealthcare Mile High United Way University Physicians, Inc. Univestors LLC Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program WeatherSure Systems, Inc. Weitz Company, Inc. Wells Fargo Wheel Pros, LLC Wynkoop Brewing Company
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Annual Giving Annual giving is essential to any nonprofit organization. Children’s Hospital Colorado relies upon the generosity of those who support the hospital year after year. We thank the following donors whose outright gifts and gifts in kind given through Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation have helped the hospital meet its greatest needs during 2011. Children’s Circle of Promise $5,000 - $9,999 Anonymous (5) AADE Denver Chapter Access Pharmaceuticals Dr. and Mrs. Frank J. Accurso Accuvant, Inc. Alexander Charitable Foundation, Inc. American Furniture Warehouse American National Bank Amgen Foundation Anadarko Petroleum Corporation Mr. and Mrs. Scott Ansel Gertrude Arnold Aspen Community Foundation Assured Equity Management The Bank of America Charitable Foundation Drs. Lyle W. Barksdale and Byron L. Barksdale Mr. and Mrs. Dearal Beddo Berenbaum Weinshienk PC Mr. and Mrs. Wayne S. Berger Big 5 Asset Management Gregory Bishopp The John T. Blackis Foundation Blake Street Glass Studio Kit Karbler Blue & Gray Resources, Inc. Mr. Andy Boian The Bolt Family Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Brown & Tedstrom, Inc. Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck Steve Buckley Mr. and Mrs. John F. Callahan III Cator, Ruma & Associates Mr.* and Mrs. George P. Caulkins, Jr. and the Caulkins Family Foundation Caveo Consulting Engineers, Inc. Chico’s FAS, Inc. Children’s Hospital Colorado Department of Pediatric Surgery The Children’s Mercy Hospital The Chotin Foundation Mr. Steven B. Chotin Michael and Jerilynn Ciletti City of Lakewood CoBiz Financial James W. Collier Colorado Fire Protection Association Colorado State Bank and Trust Federal Employees through the Combined Federal Campaign Community Resources Fund of the Community First Foundation Cooley Godward Kronish LLP CO-OP Financial Services Mr. and Mrs. John K. Coors COPIC Insurance Company Kimberly and Jay Coughlon Covidien Employee Matching Gift Program Dr. and Mrs. Stephen R. Daniels David, Hicks & Lampert LLC Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP Dea Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Dea Del Frisco’s Steakhouse The Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation
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Denver Round Table Denver Westword, LLC Ms. Ivette Dominguez and Mr. Michael Drawe dovetail solutions, inc. Eide Bailly, LLP El Pomar Foundation Mr. and Mrs. John Elkins Emerson Charitable Trust Mr. and Mrs. Keith D. Engler Epicurean Catering Fancher Enterprises, LLC Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. Robin and Cole Finegan Harmes C. Fishback Foundation Fitness Mogul Mr. and Mrs. William R. Fitzgerald Fitzsimons Apartments, LLC Christian Flanders Forest Oil Corporation Cecilia and Javier Garcia The Garden City Company Golf Digest Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Gordon Granite Properties, Inc. Paul A. and Mary Ann Greiveldinger Trust Grubb & Ellis Company GU Energy Guarantee Electric Contracting H + L Architecture Hala Charitable Foundation Anne and David Hanson David and Alice Hauck Hein & Associates LLP Hensley, Kim & Holzer, LLC Tad Herz Kathleen and Phil Hicks Estate of Terry Hiester Hogan Lovells US LLP Robert E. Hogsett Foundation, Inc. Mary Hollahan HOM Solutions, Inc. Colorado Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Honig Honnen Equipment Company Mr. and Mrs. Mark E. Honnen HRM Resources, LLC Jancie and Kent Hughes Huron Produce Husch Blackwell Sanders LLP International House of Pancakes ISC Sales LLC J.T.L. and L.A.L. Trust Jansen and Associates, Attorneys at Law Jet Linx Denver Mr. and Mrs. Joel C. Johnson Jones Lang Lasalle Americas JP Morgan Chase & Co. Kaiser Permanente of Colorado Laura and Michael Kaplan and The Kaplan Advised Fund of The Aspen Valley Community Foundation Kayne Anderson Energy Funds Keller Family Fund of The Denver Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Robert Keller Mr. and Mrs. Peter M. Kellogg Kemme Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kemme
Kent Denver Varsity Hockey Team Irwin Kornfeld Memorial Fund of The Denver Foundation Mary Lou and Donald Kortz Mr. and Mrs. David Kramer Kuni Lexus of Littleton and Kuni Lexus of Colorado Springs Stephanie and Bill Lawrence Ms. Saundra Lee Legend Retail Group, LLC Liberty Media Corporation Ryan Lilja Lincoln Property Company LINX Lodgian Denver TRS, LLC LPFF-Longmont Professional Firefighters Luna Gourmet Coffee & Tea Company LLC Mr. and Mrs. John T. Lynch M&N Aviation Majestic Realty Foundation A.J. Markley Trust of The Denver Foundation Marons Hotels and Resorts Lanny and Sharon Martin Dr. Jody L. Mathie and Mr. John F. Hoffman Mattress King Mayan Palace Resorts Oscar G. and Elsa S. Mayer Family Foundation Ms. Mary Maynard Freda Maytag-Grace Crawford Trust Paula and John McCarvel Jerry N. McCowan Melissa and Jeffrey McDowell William G. McGowan Charitable Fund, Inc. Leslie E. McKay McNeil Designer Portraits Meritage Pharma, Inc. Merrill Lynch Microsoft Giving Campaign The Minneapolis Foundation Moneytree, Inc. Kimberly Moore Mr. and Mrs. Gerald W. Moore Murphy Company Mechanical Contractors and Engineers Ruth Mutch Dave and Jill Myers The National Christian Foundation National Literacy Coalition National Philanthropic Trust Jill and Ted Nelson Mr. and Mrs. Frank Nessinger Northstar Investment Advisors, LLC The Nycum Family Foundation of the National Philanthropic Trust Mr. and Mrs. R. Scott Nycum Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. Ossian Darci and Jack Overstreet Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Owen Mr. and Mrs. Carter F. Page James and Allison Parilla Roger A. Parker Pepsi Bottling Company The Peternell Family Foundation Lisa Peterson Jane and Tom Petrie Pinkberry Colorado, LLC Pinnacol Assurance
Pluss Family Foundation PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP Prime West Development, Inc. Marcie and David Prokupek Platte River Ventures Mr. and Mrs. Walter C. Rakowich Mr. Brad Rauer RCS Photography Red Robin International, Inc. Regal Entertainment Group Rocky Mountain Chapter Wind & Fire MC Rocky Mountain Property Claims Association Mr. and Mrs. Bruce L. Rogers Ms. Cynthia Rosenblatt Ross Mr. Robert S. Russell S&S Restaurant Group, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Sabo Mr. and Mrs. Ron Sachs Mr. and Mrs. Joe Sakic Sander Ingebretsen & Wake, PC Sally D. Sharp, MD, FACC Mr. and Mrs. William Sharp Sheridan Ross PC Susan B. Sheridan Sherman & Howard LLC Sigma Chi Fraternity Mike and Kelly Simpson Todd Slawson Clyde Eaton Smith Estate of Roberta W. Songer Specialty Sports Ventures SPI Pharma, Inc. Jenna and Walker Stapleton Sterling-Rice Group Sturgeon Electric Company Sullivan’s Steakhouse Telluride Foundation Ms. Diana Terlato TIAA-CREF Timothy’s Fund Ann Ayers and Mark Ritacco Top Hits, Inc. Towne Park Mr. Samuel Tripp John L. “Tim” Tyler Julia A. “Nancy” Tyler* U.S. Bank-Institutional Trust and Custody University of Colorado Department of Surgery University of Colorado Denver Chancellor’s Office Department of Pediatrics Vectra Bank VISA Givingstation Mr. and Mrs. Michael Wachter Wagner Equipment Company Wahlert Land and Livestock LLC John A. Wain, Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank Mr. and Mrs. William R. Ward Weckbaugh Foundation Welborn Sullivan Meck & Tooley, PC Estate of Lois Whitaker Bill and Elaine Williams Family Foundation Wind & Fire Motorcycle ClubRocky Mountain Chapter Wyoming Community Foundation Xcel Energy
Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLP Zimmerman Family Foundation Meghan and Evan Zucker
Children’s Circle of Courage $2,500 - $4,999 Anonymous (6) 3H20, Inc. A Total New You Salon A-1 Glass Inc. Ace American Insurance Company Adams County Plumbing & Heating Company Mr. and Mrs. James S. Addison Dr. and Mrs. Jules Amer American Car Care Centers American Lighting Anderson Farms Mr. and Mrs. James E. Anderson ARC Thrift Stores Ms. Cynthia Auer BabiesNow! Foundation Ann and Brian Baldwin Thomas A. Barghausen Barton’s Bears Richard Batenburg Garrett and Karen Baum Carolyn W. and Charles T. Beaird Family Foundation Daniel J. Beekhuizen The Family of Naomi Bennett Biscuits and Berries Robert P. Bixler Trust Blue Jeans Bar Bolderado Restaurants, Inc. Paul S. Bomberger, Jr. Foundation Mr. Kevin Bostick and Ms. Rachel Lyons Dr. Joan P. Bothner Alan D. Bradshaw Mr. and Mrs. Tully Bragg Brand Agents Brannan Sand and Gravel Co./Ready Mix Mr. and Mrs. David Brewer Bryan Broberg Brocade Broomfield Rotary Charitable Foundation Mr. David Brown Mr. and Mrs. Peter Calamari Mr. and Mrs. Chase D. Campbell Capacity Builders, Inc. Cassidy Turley Fuller Real Estate Mr. and Mrs. David Castanon Jeff and Erin Cathcart Mr. and Mrs. George P. Caulkins III The Celtic Tavern, LLC Mr. and Mrs. Noel Hickey Centennial Archaeology, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Bradley H. Cheedle Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Cheley Chevron Humankind Children’s Hospital Colorado Heart Institute Chubb Corporation CoBank Toni and Jim Cohig Colorado Nonprofit Development Center Colorado Resource Services, LLC Combined Federal Campaign of the Pikes Peak Region Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines Patty and Jim Cownie Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines Stuart Stetson Daly Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey A. Darling
Mr. and Mrs. Orin D. Davis Mr. and Mrs. G. Mark Dawson Dean Foods Company Denver Art Galleries, Inc. Derr and Gruenewald Construction Co. Design Infini, Inc. Audry K. Dines Memorial Fund of The Denver Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Russell J. Dispense Dorsey & Whitney LLP Drake Real Estate Services, LLC Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth P. Driscoll Mr. and Mrs. B. Grady Durham E-470 Transportation Safety Foundation East Denver Kiwanis Foundation Dave Edwards Shawna Edwards Elitch Gardens Enterprise Holdings Foundation Jody Epstein Dr. and Mrs. Reza Esfahani Europtics, Inc. Famous Dave’s Legendary Pit BBQ Suzanne and Bob Fanch The Sprout Foundation Faribault Foods Mrs. Amy Fenton Dr. Julia Finley First Data Corporation First Data Foundation Ms. Heather Fitzgerald Mr. and Mrs. William R. Fitzgerald Fitzsimons Credit Union Flicker Bicycles Mr. James Flint Jayne Ford Angela Franchino Mr. Byron Gale Mr. and Mrs. Edwin A. Gardner Generations Cancer Foundation Mr. Leonard R. Goldberg Golden Corral Lynda M. Goldstein Google Matching Gift Program Mr. and Mrs. Tom Graboys Dennis and Leslie Greer The Griffis Group/Ian and Susan Griffis Ms. Deborah Haas Hall & Evans, LLC Foundation John G. Harding Mr. William K. Hartman Mr. and Mrs. Kevin L. Hausmann Mr. and Mrs. H. Patrick Hatcher Kimberly and Jon Hauser Hewlett-Packard T.J. Heyman and Jane McConnell Ross Hollman Holme Roberts & Owen LLP Mr. and Mrs. Christopher C. Hunter Huron Consulting Services LLC Karen and Dennett Hutchinson Dr. Daniel Hyman The Icee Company IPFS Corporation ISEC, Inc. J&L Management Service, LLC Janus Capital Management, LLC Janus Foundation Jessie’s Heart Foundation Johnson Controls, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. William F. Jones Joseph T. Ryerson & Son Katzenbach Charitable Foundation, Inc. Debra Kehler KHS&S Contractors
Ulrich Klein, DMD KRG Capital Management LP Garrett Kriegeer Land Title Guarantee Company Estate of Norma G. Learned Ms. Andria Lewis Winifred V. Lewis Trust Kim Linin and James R. Devlin Patty Lorie-Kupetz Elizabeth B. Lott Love n Joy Photography Edward Madigan Foundation Madison Street Partners, LLC Mr. and Mrs. Michael H. Maloney Alan C. Markson* Mr. and Mrs. Sean T. Marrin Maximum Independent Brokerage, LLC Mr. Jack McClurg Dr. E. Kay McDivitt Mr. and Mrs.* Michael F. McGrenaghan Mrs. Holly J. McMahon McMurry Children’s Hospital Endowment Fund Louis R. and Dorothy M. Meister Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Louis R. Meister Mr. and Mrs. William Mell Bruce and Phipps Menk Family Foundation Merck Partnership for Giving Messner & Reeves, LLC Metro Dubs, LLC Mile High Harley-Davidson LLC Miss America Organization Dr. John A. Montoya Mr. and Mrs. Rene Morin Morse Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Nathan D. Mulhern National Hockey League Foundation National Rehab Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company NBCS Inc. Nebraska Credit Union League Mr. and Mrs. Mike Nelson The Neusteter Colorado Company/ Auer Family Fund Ms. Joan Norblom Loretta and Leigh Norgren Foundation Novia Strategies OfficeScapes-Scott Rice Robert Packard III Mrs. Anita Padilla-Fitzgerald Pati and Mike Palumbo PepsiCo Foundation, Inc. Pinnacle Trading Corporation Weltha Fern Plummer Trust Pope Farms LLC Poudre Valley Hospital Mr. Steven M. Powell Mr. Robert A. Presson and Ms. Deborah Byrd Project One Integrated Services, LLC Pryor Johnson Carney Karr Nixon, PC Quilts for Kids Ms. Allison P. Ratkovich Mr. and Mrs. John A. Reeves, Jr. The Reichert Foundation Mr. Jerome Reinert RE/MAX Accord Remington Homes Robitaille Photography Rocky Mountain Court System, Inc. Rocky Mountain Healthcare Options, Inc. Mr. Michael and Mrs. Cyd Rodriguez Mr. and Mrs. Carlos V. Rojas Mr. and Mrs. Rick Rokosz Sahair Salon Santa Rosa Consulting, Inc.
Dr. Michael and Mrs. Lyn Schaffer The Schneider Family Schooler Family Foundation Vicki Trachten-Schwartz and Robert M. Schwartz Carol Scott Mr. and Mrs. T. Reed Scott Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm B. Seawell Mr. Dan Sharp Carole and George Shaw Snow, Christensen & Martineau Solian Group, Inc. Mr. Eric Sondeen Mr. Todd Spencer Mr. and Mrs. Paul F. Spinden, Jr. Spivack Vision Clinic/ Clear Vision Laser Centers The Sports Massage Team LLC Sprinkle Financial Consultants Star Chasers State of Colorado Office of the State Controller Dr. Adrienne E. Stewart and Mr. Daniel Boyle Gerard Stewart Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Stewart Stifel Nicolaus/Hanifen Imhoff Mr. Tom Stone Synergy Fine Wines TAB Boards International, Inc. Telemetrics Inc. Deborah Tennant Mr. and Mrs. Scott Thisted Mr. Brian Thomas Kathleen K. Traylor, MD Mr. and Mrs. Martin Trotsky UMR United Therapeutics Corporation United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania Mr. Antone Valentine and Ms. Teresa M. Wiley Van Gilder Insurance Corporation Robert A. Wagner Wells Fargo Foundation Werner Family Foundation Bev Werner Needham and Scott Needham West Family Foundation Fund Mr. and Mrs. Corbin West The Westin Hotel & Resorts The Wild Animal Sanctuary The WishList Network Richard Wolf Mr. and Mrs. Michael V. Wukitsch Henry E. Wurst Family Foundation
Children’s Circle of Hope $1,000 - $2,499 Anonymous (30) 5280 Culinary, LLC 4s Contracting Abbott Fund Matching Grant Plan Abdoulah Family Fund of The Denver Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Philip S. Abel Mr. and Mrs. Kevin D. Abram Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Acker Mr. and Mrs. David Adams Mr. and Mrs. John Adams Agility Holdings, Inc. Ms. Teresa Aguilar The AJL Charitable Foundation The Allen Company, Inc. Dr. and Mrs. Gregory C. Allen Allie-Gator Lanes LLC Allstate Giving Campaign
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Annual Giving (continued)
Mr. Brian Alt AM Shalom American Academy American Cowboy Productions LLC American Paintball Coliseum America’s Charities Ameriprise Financial, Inc. Ms. Alicia N. Anderson Mr. Evan Anderson Ms. Jenae Anderson Mr. and Mrs. William B. Anderson Ms. Elizabeth Andora and Mr. Christopher Nichols Mr. and Mrs. Stan Andrews Andrisen Morton Mr. Craig Andrisen Annual Reviews Dr. Susan D. Apkon Mr. and Mrs. Russ D. Arch Mr. and Mrs. D. Sherwin Artus LeBurta Atherton Foundation Aurora Central Class of 1991 Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Auth Autterson, PC AWM Charitable Fund Lt. Col.* and Mrs. Clifford A. Baker Ms. Janis Bakken Mr. and Mrs. John A. Balistreri Ball Corporation Mr. and Mrs. James L. Ballard III Nina and Danny Ballenger Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ballinger Mr. and Mrs. Christopher E. Banas Bard, Rao + Athanas Consulting Engineers, Inc. Laura and Eugene Bard Mr. and Mrs. Byron Barksdale, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Bradley R. Barnes Mr. and Mrs. Raymond E. Barnes Ms. Cayce L. Batterson Lisa Battraw Barb and Fred Baumann Mrs. Kerie Bay Mr. and Mrs. Duke Beardsley Mr. John B. Beattie Mr. John D. Beck Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Beck Austin Beckner Trust Mr. and Mrs. Vern Bell Benjamin West, ILLP Ann Benson Reidy + Associates James L. Berggren and Don Bennett* Mr. John Bettridge Ms. Brita Beyerlein Mr. and Mrs. Paul Bickerton Bicycle Pedal’r Doris J. Biester, PhD Mr. Ross Billows Dr.* and Mrs. Daniel G. Bills Mr. and Mrs. David B. Black BlackRock Financial Management, Inc. Mr. and Mrs.* Joseph B. Blake Blake Street Vault Staff Mrs. Lisa Blandford Mr. and Mrs. Ken Blevins Stuart & Stephanie Bloch Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Bloch The Boedecker Foundation Bohman Family Mr. and Mrs. Carl Boni Book Warehouse at Castle Rock Mr. Andrew Borden Mr. Dylan Borvansky
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Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Boswell Boulder Canyon Natural Foods The John F. and Grace H. Bowne Charitable Fund Braconier Plumbing & Heating Co., Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Bradford Mr. and Mrs. Perry O. Brandorff Mr. and Mrs. A. Barry Brandt Mr. and Mrs. James C. Bratnober Breakfast Optimist Club of HG Breathe In Breitenbach Petroleum Corporation The Broadmoor Hotel, Inc. Brothers Plumbing & Heating, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Arnold A. Brown Mr. and Mrs. James T. Brown Mr. and Mrs. Norman T. Brown Fred Brownson Mr. and Mrs. Troy D. Brumley Brundage-Bone Concrete & Plumbing, Inc. Mr. John Brundstatter Mr. John Brunst Mr. and Mrs. Eric D. Budreau Robert W. Buecker Buffalo Wild Wings Mr. Jonathan Burk Mr. Michael P. Burke, Esq. Chris and Liz Burton Ms. Lorraine A. Buss Mr. and Mrs. Lee M. Butler Mr.* and Mrs. Levi E. Butler Mr. David Butts Mr. and Mrs. James F. Byars Peter and Donna Calamari Mr. and Mrs. Andy Callahan Cambrooke Foods, LLC Cameron Family Foundation, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Reynolds G. Cannon Susan and Michael Cantwell Canvas and Cocktails, LLC Canyons Rafting Company CaridianBCT, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Chad Carland Ms. Joy A. Carlson Mrs. Judith Carter Mr. and Mrs. George Casey Castaways Foundation Mr. Marco A. Castillo Mr. and Mrs. Maxwell Caulkins Mr. Scott Chandler Charlie’s Denver Mr. and Mrs. Jay R. Charness Check Point Software Technologies, Inc. Cherokee Trail High School Citywide Banks of Colorado, Inc. Carl Clark, MD Mr. Everett Clark Mr. Robert Clark Clipped Wings Mrs. Laura Clyncke Coca Cola Refreshments Denver Sales Cohen & Steers Capital Management Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Steven A. Cohen Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Coleman Colorado Athletic Club Colorado Ballet Auxiliary Sugarplum Program Colorado Clothing and Trading Company Colorado Doorways, Inc. Colorado Escrow and Title Services, LLC Colorado Health Network Colorado Pediatric Orthotics & Prosthetics Colorado State Youth Wrestling Champion Commonwealth Insurance Company The Community First Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Kelly M. Condon Consilium Design, Inc. Melody Suitts Conway Mr. Brad Cooper Coors Distributing Company Jennifer S. Corboy Mr. David Corkins Cospas LLC Cottonwood Elementary Ms. Jessica A. Craig Jon and Valerie Crozier Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Crum CSU Mortar Board Cupola, LLC Paula S. Curtin DAPS The David and Hermine Philanthropy Fund II Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Davis Estate of Wilma A. Davis Ms. Chris E. Day Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Day Hannah Dean Dean Foods Deep Rock Water Debbie Deese The Denison Family Foundation Denver Broncos Cheerleaders Robin Deterding, MD Mrs. Leslie Deutsch Ms. Laura DeVoe Mr. Bob Diack Ms. Alisha M. Digby DM Hotels of Denver, Inc. Mr. Adam Donner Mark E. Donovan, PhD Dr. Allison Dorbandt Mr. John G. Dorsey and Ms. Jenn Estrada-Dorsey Douglass Colony Group Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Scott W. Drake dream BIG day camp Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Dryer, Jr. David Dumont Ms. Kayleigh E. Dunn Mr. and Mrs. John Dupont Estate of Elizabeth Merritt Durand Eagle Legacy Credit Union Eaglecrest High School Amy Eakes Mr. Jack E. Ebel Mr. and Mrs. James W. Ebone Carol and Max Ehrlich Dr. Charles Eisele El Paso Corporation Mr. and Mrs. Evan D. Ela Elevations Federal Credit Union Dr. Ellen Roy Elias and Dr. Anthony Elias Mr. David Elliott The Elizabeth Foundation Elizabeth Firefighter Community Foundation Ellis Automotive Car Care #2 Mr. and Mrs. Joe Ellis Elsevier Inc. Mr. Tyler Elward Mr. and Mrs. Damon P. Engelby Mrs. Elaine English Margo Ensor Enspiria Solutions EOG Resources, Inc. Mr. Turing Eret Escape Velocity Systems ESSMetron Mr. and Mrs. James Estelle
Mr. Craig Ethridge Etkin Johnson Group Bruce H. Etkin Mr. and Mrs. James H. Evans Ms. Melissa Evans-Glenn Don and Kay Eves ExxonMobil Foundation Ms. Katherine Fagan and Mr. Brandon K. Williams Mr. and Mrs. Jay Farschman FC Facilitator LLC Mr. and Mrs. Steven Fendrich Christy Ferguson Ms. Aida M. Fernandez Andrea Ferretti Fidelity National Title Company FinishMaster Ms. Belinda D. Finnemeyer First Tech Federal Credit Union FirstGiving Ms. Dianne M. Fishwild and Mr. Frederic M. Hulett III Craig and Layne Fleishman Floor Coverings by CPA Marvin D. Floyd Annie and Michael Foonberg Mr. David A. Foran Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making Four Corners OB/GYN Ms. Elizabeth A. Fox Ms. Lindy Franzini and Mr. James H. Carpenter Mr. Mark Freitag Mr. and Mrs. Michael T. Fries Mr. and Mrs. Gregory A. Frost Estate of Helen Funkhouser Donna Gabrielli Charles J. Gadway Elizabeth Gallagher Mr. and Mrs. K.C. Gallagher Gambro BCT Gardening By Tess, Inc. Dr. and Mrs. Donald E. Gardner Ms. Sandy Gardner Mr. Spencer J. Gardner Garney Holding Company Gebhardt Investments Joe and Jacquelyn Gebhardt Geophysical Pursuit, Inc. Mrs. Elizabeth A.N. Gerbrick Carol A. Germanotta Ruslan and Jenny Geselevich Giambrocco & Sons, Inc. Ms. Tamara Gillespie Judy and Andy Girardot Girl Scout Troop 2510 Mr. Lawrence Glenn Ms. Shirley R. Goggin Mr. Stephen S. Golden Golden Fire Department Golden Floor Preparation Inc. Mr. Brad Golter Mr. and Mrs. Andrew J. Goodstein Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Goold Mr. Steven Gotsdiner Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Gottesfeld Mr. John H. Gowen Mr. and Mrs. Aaron M. Graber Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Grandin, Jr. The Granite Guy Carolyn Green, MD Brian S. Greffe, MD Mr. Nicklas Guerra Mr. Anthony Gugliuzza
Mr. Bill R. Guinn Mimi N. Hackley Fran S. Hagman Mr. and Mrs. Kerry Hall Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Halkowich Mr. and Mrs. Helge Halvorsen Dr. Mark Halvorsen Mr. and Mrs. Scott Hamling Mr. David J. Hansen Hard Rock Cafe - Denver #1172 Mr. and Mrs. Kurt Hardin Ms. Cindi L. Harms Dr. and Mrs. Roger K. Harned Sherod A. Harris Revocable Trust The Hartford Mr. and Mrs. Edward F. Harvey Reverend and Mrs. Byron H. Hasstedt Hawker Beechcraft Employees Golden Rule Plan Association Drs. Joy Hawkins and Randall M. Clark Dr. and Mrs. William W. Hay, Jr. Dr. Deborah Hayes and Dr. James L. Martin Dr. David J. Hayutin Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Heersink Ms. Frances Henry-Jansa and Mr. Robert E. Henry Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Henry Mr. Blaine Herdman Mr. Randal Hergett Mr. Andrew L. Hermes Dr. Cynthia Herndon Mr. Kyle Herren Hertz Rental Car High Country Western Wear Highlands Ranch Community Association Mr. and Mrs. James F. Hild Ms. Donna J. Hill A. Barry and Arlene Hirschfeld Dr. Hal Hobbs Mr. Douglas A. Hodge Hollis Family Fund of Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Mr. and Mrs. Graham E. Hollis Mr. Bradley O. Holm Honest Tea, Inc. Mr. Hans J. Horn Mr. Gary Horton Mr. and Mrs. Marcus J. Hossack Hotel Jerome Scott Houldsworth Jocelyn and Jeff Hubbach Ms. Elizabeth Hulsey Humble Flooring Dr. Stephen P. Hunger and Ms. Camille A. Pane Mr. and Mrs. David Hurley Mrs. Kim Hyland Larry Ibeling IBM International Foundation ICA & CA Rocky Mountain Chapter ICON Foundation Mr. Justin Imhoff Patty and Michael Imhoff Richard Ing, MD Mr. John Inglis Intrepid Potash, Inc. IsArt, LLC Isle of Capri Mr. and Mrs. Scott Iten JA Balistreri Farms, Inc. Mr. John Jackson Mr. Troy Jaklich Dr. Lynn A. James Ms. Rachel L. James JCAA Consulting Engineers, LLC
JCPenney Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder JLG Land & Sports LLC John Elway Toyota and Scion John Fielder’s Colorado Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies Mr. and Mrs. Donald Johnson Mrs. Jennifer B. Johnson Mary Jo Johnson Mr. Stanley R. Johnson, Jr. Mary Johnston Evans Revocable Trust Mr. and Mrs. Kyle R. Johnstone Jennifer Jones Jorgensen Family Foundation JustGive Sarah and Bruce Kabat Ashley Landis Mr. Jerome J. Kashinski and Ms. Mary McBride Ms. Jen Gilbert-Kaufmann and Mr. Robert Kaufmann, Esq. Ms. Kimberly L. Keating Mr. and Mrs. Edward F. Keely Amie Knox and Jim Kelley Reginald Kellum Mrs. Martha Kelly Ms. Donna M. Kennedy Key Foundation Mr. Jeremy Keyes Mr. and Mrs. Daniel R. Kiesel Kimberlina LLC Kinard Core Knowledge Middle School Mr. and Mrs. Denis R. King Mr. and Mrs. Jerry King Mr. Jon Kinning Kiryle Foundation Kiwanis Club of Aurora Kwik Tek, Inc. Mr. Kurt Klanderud KLK Holdings, Inc. The Patrick and Lynn Knebel Fund of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Knebel Ms. Beverly Knipp-Konik Ms. Jennifer A. Knotts Ms. Jennifer A. Knowles and Mr. Patrick J. Guffey Mr. and Mrs. William P. Kocsi Mr. and Mrs. Barry E. Koritza Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Kossman Joseph E. Kovarik Mr. and Mrs. Rick Krivjansky KROC Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Kudla and Metropolitan Homes Inc. Sandi* and Bill Kuhn Jim C. Kullas Kullgren Family Charitable Trust Catherine Kurtz Charles and Jennie Kurtz Mr. John Kyle Dianne Ladd and Bruce M. Holland Mr. and Mrs. Joshua Lane Mr. Robert K. Lane Mr. and Mrs. Gary Langford Larkridge BBQ, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Bill M. Larson Mr. and Mrs. Todd Larson Laser Technology, Inc. Laurie Laube Mrs. Christina Lavery David & Katherine Lawrence Foundation Mr. and Mrs. John Lawton Leslie and Jeannette Lee Jennifer Leete
Thomas E. Lemons Foundation Ms. Jennifer Lenz Mr. Robert Leo Mr. Jeremy Lesch Michael Lettenmaier Lewis Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Gary A. Lewis Ms. Tracey Lewis Liberty Global, Inc. Linda and Thomas Ligon Likewise Software Lind-Brug Electric, Inc. James J. LoCoco Logan Family Trust Mr. Michael Lombardi Dr. Marlene Lopez Lovett Family Chiropractic and Wellness Center Mr. and Mrs. James W. Lyons MacCourt Fund of The Denver Foundation Ms. Mara Mactaggart The Mactaggart Third Fund Mr. and Mrs. Joe Magner David Maisel The Mally Fund of the Rose Community Foundation Mandelbaum Family Charitable Foundation Market Perceptions Inc. Mr. Tony Markve The Marovich Foundation Inc. Ms. Donna Marshall Francis M. Martelli Arlana Martin Elizabeth Martin Slutz Fund Mr. and Mrs. Eric Martin Roy A. Martin, Jr. Living Trust Mr. Manuel Martinez and Ms. Pat Cortez Mr. and Mrs. Mark A. Marusin Jenifer and Lance Marx Mr. and Mrs. William K. Massey Estate of Elmer Tempel Matthews Mr. and Mrs. William H. Matthews Ms. Tamara Mattison and Mr. Mark Floyd MAX Maybaum Family Trust of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Mr. William H. Maybaum Ms. Karen Mazer MBC, Inc. MBIA Inc. Ms. Shannon McCorison Mr. and Mrs. Scott McDaniel Mr. and Mrs. Richard McDowell Mr. and Mrs. Errol L. McGlaughlin McGraphix Creative, Ltd. Ms. Karen F. McGuire Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. McKee McRel McWhinney Foundation Medco Health Solutions, Inc. The Jim and Louise Meiman Charitable Gift Fund of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Dr. and Mrs. James R. Meiman Mr. Ty Melton Mrs. Gerald B. Merenstein Mr. and Mrs. Matt Mergens Merrytime Products Mesa Combined Courts Mesa County Justice Center Mr. Jeffery Metheney Metier Law Firm, LLC Metro Brokers Team Lassen Mile Hi Foods Foundation, Inc. Amy L. Miletich Mr. Sean C. Milius
Millard West High School Mr. Bruce Miller Kelly L. Miller, MD Mrs. Lea A. Miller Mr. and Mrs. Frank J. Milliron Mix1 Ms. Kelly Mogler Brenda and Dr. Stefan Mokrohisky Mr. Spencer Mollerstuen Moms On A Mission Montrose Memorial Hospital Mr. and Mrs. Shiraz Moosajee Harvey Moosberg Mr. and Mrs. Monty Moran Joseph A. Morein Charitable Fund Angela Moreno Ms. Karen K. Moritzky M. Robert Morrill Mr. and Mrs. Phillip W. Morrow Mr. and Mrs. David Morton Mountain Chalet-Aspen Mr. Larry Mueller Ms. Sheri Muilenburg Ms. Cynthia A. Mumm Mr. Kevin Murray Mr. Joe Nagengast NATCA Charitable Foundation National Air Traffic Controllers Association Charitable Foundation National Property Inspections National Remarketing Service, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Peter D. Neill Newborn Hope, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Roland F. Newman Nieto Oil Field Service, LLC NJC Firefighter & Academy Mr. and Mrs. Herman Noe Ms. Missy C. Noel Mr. Thomas Notides and Mrs. Montida Chowanadisai NOVA Chemicals Samantha Nuanes Mr. Craig Ockers Mr. Michael G. O’Dair Ms. Laurie J. Odelius Mr. Timothy O’Leary Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Olson Mr. and Mrs. Colm O’Neill Theresa and Matt Osminer Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Osterman Mr. Daniel Otis Our Lady of Fatima Parish Out of The Box Foundation of Waterstone Mr. and Mrs. Sherwood B. Owens III Pactimo, LLC Mr. James F. Pap The Park Tavern and Restaurant Parker Payless Liquors Parry Contractor Services Sandra Partrick Joan E. Payne Trust Joan E. Payne Mr. and Mrs. Leo Payne Pediatrics at DTC Ms. Brandis Pelletier Mr. Paul Pendleton and Ms. Michelle Smith Mr. and Mrs. William A. Pennell Mr. and Mrs. Peter D. Perlongo Mr. and Mrs. John D. Peterson Mr. and Mrs. Bruce A. Philp Ms. Mary P. Phypers Mr. and Mrs. J. Peter Pierce Mrs. Lisa Pinto Mr. and Mrs. Marc Pinto The Pioneer Fund
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Annual Giving (continued)
Mr. Wade Pitman Ms. Gwyneth Pohl Mr. and Mrs. Joshua D. Pointer Mr. and Mrs. Gary Pope Ms. Elizabeth A. Portaro Mr. Kevin Porter Pradell Builders Primrose School at Reunion Professionals Miracles Foundation Quality Systems, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Ronald F. Raab Mrs. Leslie Rader William D. Radichel Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Paul M. Rady Raisy Daisy Poker Properties Inc. Mrs. Marilyn K. Randall Ranger Marketing, LLC Rapid Technologies Elisabeth Ravazzolo Ms. Patricia Rawlings Readylift.Com, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Rick Realsen Ms. Susan D. Reams Red Bull Distribution Company, Inc. Dr. Jacquelyn Reed Ms. Kristin Reed Daniel & Mary Reeves Foundation Ms. Karen Reidy Karen L. Reidy RE/MAX 100, Inc. RE/MAX 100, Inc. Golden RE/MAX Masters, Inc. RE/MAX Optimum Group, LLC RE/MAX Professionals, Inc. RE/MAX The Group RE/MAX Unlimited Rendevous Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Renfrow Mr. Don Renner Rental Service Corporation Ms. Stacey B. Rhuby Mr. and Mrs. Anthony F. Ricciardi Mrs. Lisa Rickman Dr. and Mrs. John M. Ridland Mrs. Zibby Right Risk Placement Services, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Dale K. Roan The Roberts Family Kristine and David Robertson Mr. Derrick Robinson Ian Roche Luke Rockwood Rocky Mountain Depression Glass Society Rocky Mountain Piecemakers Mr. and Mrs. Sean J. Rodriguez Mr. Parker Roe Ms. Angela D. Rogers and Mr. Jeffrey Nuttall Ms. Paula Rogers Mr. and Mrs. Bartley E. Roggensack, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Rohleder Scotty and Janice Rolfs Frank Romero Rory’s Stupid Cancer Fund Rose Medical Center Mr. and Mrs. John P. Rosen Rossow Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Carl E. Rossow
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Royal Crest Dairy, Inc. RSC Equipment Rental Mr. and Mrs. Arthur R. Rule Mr. John Russo Mr. and Mrs. Kevin J. Ryan Mr. and Mrs. Dwight E. Ryland Saddleback Design, Inc. The Safeway Foundation Safeway Stores, Inc. Mr. Chris Sales Salesforce Salud Natural Entrepreneurs, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Charles Sampson Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Sanford Ms. Erin Satriano Mr. Joshua Sauer SBO Mix and Mingle Leslie R. Schaeffer and Mark J. Rosenbaum Schafer Law Offices Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Scherlong Frances A. Schiavone Schiff Family Charitable Fund Richard N. Schiff The Honorable and Mrs. Michael J. Schingle Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Schmeits Bruce T. Schneider Ms. C. Schoelzel Ms. Diane M. Schroeder Mr. Benjamin Schulein Mr. Peter Scott The Scully Family Mr. and Mrs. Michael R. Seeley Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy L. Seidel Ms. Emily A. Plant-Sewell and Dr. Andrew D. Sewell Sharkey Howes & Javier Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Jared Scharton Katy and John Shaw Mr. and Mrs. Marston Shelton Mr. William Shenkin Mr. and Mrs. Brian L. Shepherd Ms. Dana Shepard and Dr. Michael Narkewicz Mr. and Mrs. Eric Shepard Sheridan Ross Charitable Foundation Diana Shores Kip Shuman Mr. Frank Sibr Sicalco Ltd. Sigma Chi-Gamma XI Chapter Sill-Terhar Volvo Sipping N Painting Andrew P. Sirotnak, MD Skinny Winter Gifts SkinRx and Body Wellness Mr. and Mrs. Michael G. Sloan Leah Slutzker Mr. Anthony Smith Mr. Charles Smith Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey R. Smith Mr. Jim Smith Mr. and Mrs. Merritt E. Smith Mrs. Susan Smith Mr. and Mrs. Gregory J. Smits Smoky Hill High School Mr. Clark Smyth The Snow Goose Companies Mr. and Mrs. Dennis M. Snow Ms. Joan Solano Mr. Eric Sondermann
Sons of The American Legion South Metro Professional Fire Fighters Local 2164 Mr. and Mrs. James Spaanstra Mr. and Mrs. Mark Spiecker John Spiegleman Dr. David Stabel Steele Street State Bank Ms. Ilana Steinberg and Mr. Ray Merenstein Mr. James Stephens Stewart & Stevenson Stimulation Petrophysics Consulting, LLC Ms. Peggy Stone Mrs. Sylvan E. Stool James E. Strain, MD Dr. and Mrs. John D. Strain Mr. Leroy Strand Mr. and Mrs. Sam Strand Mr. Glenn L. Strebe Mrs. Suzanne Strickland Ms. Nancy A. Strohmeyer Frederick J. Suchy, MD The Timothy and Susanne Sullivan Family Foundation Sullivan Family Gift Fund of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Mr. and Mrs. Kevin L. Sullivan Mr. and Mrs. Timothy P. Sullivan Sundance Images SVE Auto Body Mr. Tyler W. Swan Ms. Michelle Swanson Mr. and Mrs. Rick Swartz Swedish Medical Center Ms. Rebecca R. Tadlock Mr. Michael J. Talarico Mr. John Taylor Mr. and Mrs.* Norman W. Taylor Team Lockton TeleTech Community Foundation Tenacity Investment Group Tennis Plus Penny and Jack TerHar Mr. and Mrs. Calvin M. Theiss Mr. and Mrs. Marty W. Thiel Mrs. Kristin Thomas Ms. Margaret C. Thompson Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Mr. and Mrs. Phil Timberman Mr. John M. Todd Mr. Jim Tomonto Mr. and Mrs. Cenk Toroslu Barbara and Paul Toussaint Tre Gatti Vineyards Ms. Trinna Tressler Dr. and Mrs. Paul N. Tschetter Mr. Michael Tullis Dr. Mark Twite UC San Diego Udi’s Gluten Free Foods United Way of Larimer County, Inc. Foothills United Way Universal Property Management LLC UPMC US Food Services Vail Resorts Mr. and Mrs. Dexter J. Van Ark Sherrie, Carle and Jo Van Sickle Van Vleet Foundation Mr. Peter Vanden Broeck
Verdad Foundation Vitaflo USA, Inc. James J. Volker Family Trust Mr. and Mrs. Gary K. Von vSplash Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd R. Wade Ms. Jessica D. Waldman Mr. and Mrs. Doug Wall Michele Wallendal, MD and Spyridon Papadopoulos, MD Drs. Marianne and Frederick Wamboldt Dr. Richard Wang Mr. and Mrs. Mark A. Warner Mr. John Washabaugh Waterstone Ms. Lisa Weil and Mr. Steven Zansberg Mr. and Mrs. Thomas D. Weir Ronald H. Welch Weld County By Order of the Board of County Commissioners Wells Fargo Community Support Campaign Mr. and Mrs. Robert Werner Western States Fire Protection Co. Mr. Bryan Whalen Lois Whelan Mr. and Mrs. John H. Whitcomb Mr. Bill White Mr. and Mrs. Michael Whitehair Mrs. Jill C. Whitmore Clara M. Whittington Fund of The Denver Foundation Whole Foods Market Laurie Widdowson Mr. and Mrs. Shanker Wiegel Ms. Sharon Wilkinson Faye Williams The Williams Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Douglas C. Wills Mrs. Deborah Wilson Wimmer Charities Wine On The Road, LLC Winter Park/Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce Mr. and Mrs. Dee P. Wisor Ms. Annie Wissner Mr. and Mrs. Mark Wojcik Wolf Gensch Construction Co. Carol E. Wolf Ms. Jerrilyn M. Wolf Dr. Jeffrey Wong Ms. Mary P. Woodard The Woods Woden Woods WOW! - Weekends Overstock Warehouse The Wu Family Fund of the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Mr. Alex Wu Xcel Energy Foundation Matching Program Mr. and Mrs. Shawn R. Yakely Mr. and Mrs. Joel D. Yaross and Family Ms. Sandra J. Yeager The Young Philanthropists Foundation Penny Harvest Mr. and Mrs, James J. Zafarana Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity Ms. Laura Zimmerly Zolo Technologies, Inc.
Estate Gifts Friends of Children’s Hospital Colorado often choose to remember the hospital through their wills and trusts. With heartfelt gratitude, we acknowledge realized estate gifts received during 2011 from the following individuals. Anonymous Agnes C. Allen Family Trust Robert P. Allen Family Trust Robert P. Bixler Trust Marguerite J. Bond Elsa A. Burrows Elizabeth M. Calabrese Leslie W. Cohn Wilma A. Davis
Betty P. Day Elizabeth Merritt Durand Raymond A. Durham Rhita S. Florey Dorothy E. Freedberg Revocable Trust Helen S. Funkhouser Lila A. Graham Miriam K. Heintzman Trust Joy R. Hilliard
Robert E. Hogsett Foundation, Inc. Muriel Arlene Ladwig Norma G. Learned Elmer Tempel Matthews Charles Norman Miller June Netcher James W. Norris Elinor S. Patterson Reed Penington Family Trust
Dorothy E. Powell Helen P. Priday Marcus R. Reid Roberta W. Songer Gertrude V. Spratlen Harry W. and Louis L. Vicksman Trust Lois Whitaker P.J. Wyatt Living Trust
Special Gifts Gifts come to Children’s Hospital Colorado in many ways. Some gifts come to us through special events facilitated by the tireless efforts of grateful families and friends, and others through the generous support of our affiliates and partners. With gratitude, we recognize individual gifts in kind of $10,000 or more, special events, affiliates and partners that have raised or contributed $1,000 or more in 2011.
Ace Hardware’s Party on the Mountain The Morgan Adams Foundation Concours d’Elegance Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids All-4-Fun Mile Hi Jeep Club Art for Life Austin Jay Golf Tournament Birdies for Blessings Blake Street Glass Holiday Ornament Promotion Blazin’ Wing Challenge Brent’s Place/The Brent Eley Foundation Caruso Family Charities Golf Tournament Caveo Consulting Engineers Charity Golf Classic Celtic Tavern Invitational CH2M Hill Annual Golf Tournament Children’s Classic at Sanctuary Children’s Hospital Colorado Courage Classic Children’s Hospital Colorado Frosted Fundraiser Children’s Hospital Colorado Gala Children’s Hospital Colorado Paintball Tournament Chili Cook-Off Christmas Sweater Party Clays for Cause Coffee Cabin Run for Children’s Hospital Colorado Colorado Avalanche The Colorado Avalanche Charity Brunch hosted by the Avs Better Halves Colorado Fire Protection Association Fire Hose Ski Event Colorado Rockies Baseball Club Rockies Rookies Fest Wins for Kids Concert for Cash Concerts for Kids Copters for a Cause Creating Ties Burn Camps Dinner Curling for Kids Dance for a Difference Mr. Jay Davis Death Ride Tour
Denver Acoustic Christmas Denver Designer Show Home Denver Round Table Drive for the Kids Dressed to the Nines EB Walk-A-Thon Extra Life for Kids Finish Master’s Golf Tournament Fired Up for Kids Fore Our Fathers Memorial Golf Tournament FurBall Open Limp to the Links Golf Tournament Garcia Family Christmas Party Giddy-Up Gala Golf Fore Children’s Hospital Colorado Grill Your Ace Off Skylynn Hall Memorial Barrel Race Hiking for Hearts Hockey Fights Cancer Hot Times Kool Cars Auto Show Ihme Family Golf Tournament IP5280 Climbing for Kids Iron Girl Triathlon Jessie’s Dragonfly Snowshoe Event KBPI-FM Rock ‘n’ Roll Car Show Kickin’ for Kids The Gabby Krause Foundation Bring Out the Bags Grip It and Ripp It Golf Tournament Elizabeth and Steven Kris Little Hearts Luncheon and Fashion Show Longmont Professional Firefighters Golf Tournament Colorado Marriott Business Council Golf Outing Colorado Marriott Business Council Poker Tournament MAX Fashion Show McDonald Hyundai Golf Tournament McLane Golf Tournament Mile High Society Project Wine Event Miles for Tuesday Colfax Marathon Denver Marathon Miracle Jeans Day Miracles for Mito Kyle O’Connell Foundation
Steps-N-Strides On The Tee for Children’s Golf Tournament Para Los Niños Radiothon Peaks for Peace PHun Run Play for a Heart Golf Tournament Play for a Heart Tennis Fundraiser R Baby Links for Life RE/MAX Alliance Golf Classic Tournament Rising Star Dance-A-Thon RMPCA Bowling Tournament Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. Run for Independence St. Baldrick’s Foundation Sam & Ali Sam’s Club Golf Tournament Sanity Solutions Golf Tournament Santiago’s Mexican Restaurant Golf Tournament SBO Mix and Mingle Fashion Show Schomp Automotive Sale The Tanner Seebaum Foundation Annual Pool Party Seo’s National Karate ServPro Golf Tournament SIOR Golf Tournament Sip for CHIP Mr. and Mrs. George H. Solich Sons of the American Legion Golf Tournament Starlight Children’s Foundation Step Up for Cancer Taste of Tri Delta Team 22q Climb Torch Relay for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Troy’s 14er Hike Tulo Triple Play for Kids University of Colorado Dance Marathon Vail Ski Challenge Vehicles for Charity Voices for Autism Melina Wachter Memorial Golf Tournament Wimmer Roofing Golf Tournament The Young Fund Carnivale Celebration Wine Tasting Event
Sophie, 17 Diagnosed with lymphoblastic lymphoma when she was 4 years old, Sophie has grown up to be an active and healthy high school senior. She even enjoys volunteering at Children’s Colorado during her summers.
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Endowed Chairs and Endowed Funds Children’s Hospital Colorado is indebted to the individuals who establish endowed chairs and funds— the backbone of any healthy institution. These generous individuals ensure that Children’s Colorado has the perpetual capacity to innovate new treatments and cures while providing top-notch care in a family-centered environment. Because the interest earned on these funds is available year after year, children and families will benefit long after the initial gift is made. We gratefully recognize donors who have contributed $250,000 or more to an endowed chair and donors who have contributed $10,000 or more to an endowed fund. Endowed Chairs Dr. David R. and Kiku Akers Chair in Pediatric Surgery Dr. and Mrs. David R. Akers* and friends The Jules Amer Chair in Community Pediatrics Friends of Jules Amer The Anschutz Family Chair in Healthy Expectations Clinic The Anschutz Foundation and The Walton Family Foundation, Inc. at the recommendation of Ben and Lucy Ana Walton Asher Family Chair for Cystic Fibrosis The Asher Family and friends The Barton-Elliman Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery The Barton Family Foundation and The Elliman Family Dr. Dori Biester Chair in Pediatric Nursing Mr.* and Mrs. Thomas E. Taplin Rose Brown Chair in Pediatric Orthopaedics Rose M. Brown*, Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Eilert and friends L. Joseph Butterfield Chair in Pediatrics Dr.* and Mrs. L. Joseph Butterfield and friends Children’s Hospital Colorado Chair in General Pediatrics Elaine and Steve Berman, Sarita Gantz, Jack Gantz Foundation, and friends Children’s Hospital Colorado Chair in Pediatric Nursing Mr.* and Mrs. Thomas E. Taplin Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals/ Helppie Family Chair in Orthopaedic Movement Analysis Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Leslie and Richard Helppie, Helppie Family Charitable Foundation
Kelley Family/Schlessman Family Scottish Rite Masons Chair in Childhood Language Disorders Scottish Rite Foundation of Colorado in collaboration with The Rollie R. Kelley Family Foundation and Schlessman Family Foundation The McMurry Seebaum Chair in Pediatric Neurosurgery Carol McMurry and Pat Spieles, Stephanie and Matt Seebaum and friends
Bard Family Endowment Bard Family Foundation
The Ponzio Family Chair for the Surgeon-in-Chief The Ponzio Family
Berger Endowed Fellowship in Child Protection Mr. and Mrs. Wayne S. Berger
The Ponzio Family Chair in Pediatric Urology The Ponzio Family
Diana S. Boulter Research Endowment Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation Board of Trustees and friends
The Postle Family Chair in Pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorders Anne and Jim Postle
Edward E. Brown Research Endowment Estate of Edward E. Brown and friends
Tanner Seebaum & Zachary Tschetter Chair in Neuro-Oncology Carol McMurry and Pat Spieles, Dr. and Mrs. Paul N. Tschetter and friends Selby’s Chair in Pediatric Cardiology Mr. and Mrs. Kent L. Rickenbaugh* and friends The Arnold Silverman, MD Endowed Chair in Digestive Health Anonymous Donor The Lenore T. Stoddart-La Cache Endowed Chair in Neonatology La Cache The Leslie and William Vollbracht Family Chair in Stress and Anxiety Disorders The William B. Vollbracht Family
Fischahs Chair in Pediatric Rehabilitation Edwin and Dorathy Fischahs*
Diane G. Wallach Chair in Pediatric Stem Cell Biology Gates Frontiers Fund
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Amanda’s Angels Fund The Kenneth King Foundation and friends
Mickey Barrows Memorial Endowed Fund Mickey Barrows Memorial Trust, My Wireless, Inc. and friends
The Wagner Family Chair in Childhood Diabetes Judi and Joe Wagner
Hewit/Andrews Chair in Pediatric Liver Disease Hewit Family Foundation
The Helene and Marshall Abrahams Family Endowed Fund in Bipolar Disorder Research Helene and Marshall Abrahams and Dreiseszun Family Foundation
The Ponzio Family Chair in Pediatric Neurology The Ponzio Family
The Ergen Family Chair in Pediatric Cancer The Charles Ergen Family
The Cannon Y. and Lyndia K. Harvey Chair in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Cannon Y. and Lyndia K. Harvey Family Foundation and friends
The Sandy Wolf Chair in Maternal Fetal Surgery The Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation
The Hamilton and Coralie Brown Endowed Fund for the General Purposes of Children’s Hospital Colorado Ms. Coralie A. Brown Melissa L. Brown Memorial Endowment Mr. and Mrs. Bill G. Brown, friends and family of Melissa L. Brown The Butterfield Harmony and Health Endowment Friends and family of Dr.* and Mrs. L. Joseph Butterfield Perry Butterfield Endowed Fund in Developmental Biology Perry M. Butterfield, Gates Frontiers Fund and Drs. Ann and M. Douglas Jones, Jr.
Cunningham Research Endowment Wayne Cunningham Trust The Vida F. Ellison Endowment Vida F. Ellison Trust Ergen Oncology Endowment The Charles Ergen Family Eliza Fernie Endowment for Nursing Education Barbara VandenBroeck Fernie and John Fernie and friends Helen S. Fisher Cancer Research Endowment Morton Fisher,* Estate of Robert H. Martyn, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Trotsky, and friends Frankenburg-Camp Endowed Fund Bonnie W. Camp, MD, PhD, The Frankenburg Family and Steven Kessel William K. Frankenburg Research Professorship in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Bonnie W. Camp, MD, PhD, The Frankenburg Family and Steven Kessel Virginia Gabriele Endowed Fund in Pediatric Stem Cell Biology Estate of Virginia Gabriele and Gates Frontiers Fund The Garrison Family Endowed Fund for the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Joan and Lester Garrison The Garrison Family Endowed Fund for the Stress and Anxiety Disorders Program Joan and Lester Garrison Dr. Nancy L. Gary Professorship in Children’s Mental Disorders Research The Gary-Williams Foundation
Children’s Hospital Colorado Research Endowment Mr. and Mrs. Richard Bugdanowitz, Dr. and Mrs. David N. Campbell, Children’s Hospital Colorado Department of Cardiology, Dr. and Mrs. David R. Clarke, Dr. and Mrs. Peter L. Durante, Drs. Ann and M. Douglas Jones, Jr., Janie and Rick Stoddard, and friends
The Florence, Harold and Edward Geist Endowed Fund for the Cleft Lip and Palate Program Harold Geist*
Clinical Genetics and Metabolism Enhancement Fund Courage Classic Gene Team
The Adam James Hertel Research Endowment Mr. and Mrs. Randall C. Hertel, Majestic Realty Foundation, Randy and Cindy Wells Family, Mr. and Mrs. David Williams, and friends
Amanda Cook Memorial Fund Goodstein Foundation and friends
The William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fund for Perinatal and Pediatric Outreach Programs William Randolph Hearst Foundation
The Holland Family Endowment in Rheumatology The Holland Foundation The Horwich Family Endowed Fund for Adolescent Medicine Herman and Ethel Horwich Charitable Trust and Ethel Horwich Trust The Scott Hughes Endowed Fund Fur Ball Open-Limp to the Links Golf Tournament, Jancie and Kent Hughes, Keller Family Fund of The Denver Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. Michael H. Maloney, Run for Independence and the Winter Park/Fraser Valley Chamber of Commerce, and friends Agnes Tesch Jolly Endowment Estate of Agnes Tesch Jolly David and Tomme Kaplan and Family Endowed Fund in Pediatric Stem Cell Biology David and Tomme Kaplan and Family and Gates Frontiers Fund Marion Esser Kaufmann Foundation Art Endowment Marion Esser Kaufmann Foundation Kohl’s Cares for Kids Kohl’s Department Stores Dorothy Lawless Endowment Estate of Dorothy B. Lawless The Lost Park Research Endowment Mr. David A. Powers Lowe Endowment The Lowe Fund of The Denver Foundation The Noah J. Makovsky, MD Endowed Fund for the Chief Medical Officer Evi and Evan Makovsky and friends The Sean McCauley Hope Fund The Sean McCauley Hope Foundation Henry and Florence McCluskey Endowment Estate of Henry and Florence McCluskey
Silversmith Research Endowment Mr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Silversmith, Jr.*
Velma Mead Children’s Endowment Estate of Velma I. Mead
Marten Ann Poole Endowment Jacob and Valeria Langeloth Foundation, The Thomas P. Owen Family Fund of The Denver Foundation, Estate of Marten A. Poole, and friends
Gerald B. Merenstein Fellows Endowed Fund Friends of Dr.* and Mrs. Gerald B. Merenstein
Robert A. Powell Endowed Fund in Rheumatology in memory of Desiree Hopkins Estate of Robert A. Powell
Dakota Solomon Endowed Fund Dakota Red Courage Classic Team, Melanie and Charles Nygren, Melisa and David Videon, and friends
Dr. Gerald B. Merenstein Fund for Neonatal Education Friends and family of Dr.* and Mrs. Gerald B. Merenstein
Linda Powers Nursing Certification Fund Friends of Linda Powers
Abby Stoddard Lectureship in Neurology Endowment Janie and Rick Stoddard and Rick and Kae Stoddard Family Fund of The Denver Foundation
Jeffrey and Melissa McDowell Fund Melissa and Jeffrey McDowell
Fern and Samuel Primack Endowed Fund Anonymous Donor
The Monaghan Foundation Endowment for Pastoral Care The Monaghan Foundation
Walter Rosenberry Endowment Friends of Children’s Hospital Colorado Matthew Broeren Schiff Fund for Creative Arts Therapy Molly Broeren and Bill Mosher, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond T. Duncan, Caz Matthews, friends and family of Matthew Broeren Schiff
The Morgridge Family Fund for Educating Medically Fragile Children Morgridge Family Foundation The Maxwell Rhys Murray Endowed Fund Ms. Deirdre M. Jordan and Mr. Michael A. Murray and friends
Jean L. Scotten Endowed Fund for Indigent Care Estate of Jean L. Scotten
The William F. and Mildred J. Nienaber Endowed Fund for Child Health Research William F.* and Mildred J. Nienaber
Elizabeth B. Searle and Family Endowed Fund in Pediatric Stem Cell Biology Elizabeth B. Searle and Family and Gates Frontiers Fund
The William F. and Mildred J. Nienaber Endowed Fund for Patient Care William F.* and Mildred J. Nienaber
Second Century Endowment Estate of Conrad M. Riley, MD and friends
Viola D. O’Neil Pediatric Nursing Endowment Friends of Children’s Hospital Colorado
The Tanner Seebaum Endowed Fund W.N. McMurry Revocable Trust, Stephanie and Matt Seebaum, The Tanner Seebaum Foundation, and friends
Pediatric Orthopedic Research Endowed Fund Children’s Hospital Colorado Department of Orthopedics
The Shepard Family Endowment Helene B. Butler Trusts Anna and John J. Sie Endowment for Down Syndrome Anna and John J. Sie Foundation and friends
The Perinatal Stroke Endowed Fund Anonymous Donor and friends
Drs. Henry K. and Andrew J. Silver Endowment in Endocrinology Alan C. Markson*, Andrew J. Silver, MD and David Q. McGrath, Wells Fargo, and friends
Invested Fund Performance For the 10-year period ending December 31, 2011, our long-term investment portfolio returned an average of 7.63 percent, compared to an S&P 500 benchmark return of 2.92 percent for the same time frame with a fund median of 4.87 percent.
Gregor Stoddard Visiting Professorship in Neonatology Endowment Janie and Rick Stoddard, Rick and Janie Stoddard Family Fund of The Denver Foundation and Rick and Kae Stoddard Family Fund of The Denver Foundation Swan Endowment Estate of Hilda Swan and Bal F. and Hilda N. Swan Foundation The J.T. Tai Memorial Fund for the Center for Gait and Movement Analysis J.T. Tai & Company, Inc. Tri Delta Children’s Cancer Endowment Delta Delta Delta Fund for Children’s Hospital Colorado and friends Christopher Ward Neuroscience Endowment Mr. and Mrs. Tom W. Ward and friends The Kali Whittle Endowed Fund Good Times Girls Courage Classic Team, Melanie and Charles Nygren and friends Laura and Douglas Wright Family Fund in Pediatric Stem Cell Biology Laura and Doug Wright and Gates Frontiers Fund
Pediatric Pulmonary Training Endowment Anonymous Donor, Children’s Hospital Colorado Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Robin Deterding, MD, Pediatrics at DTC, Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Wagener, and friends
The McConathy Family Fund Tricia and Pat McConathy
Sinclair Endowment Leigh H. Sinclair
Wyoming Child Health Care Endowment Stacy Marie True Memorial Trust, The True Foundation and friends
2005 61 2004 56 2003 48 2002 34 2001 26
$1,346,161 $1,028,194 $917,403
of Established Endowments and Invested Funds
Dollars distributed from Endowments and Invested Funds
$718,030 $518,000 Giving 23 GivingTo ToChildren’s Children’s••Spring Spring2012 2012 23
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