Friends of the Humanities

This list includes donors from January 1 – December 31, 2016.
* Friends who have given for 10 or more years.

Leadership $1,000

  • *Randolph G. Austin, Topeka
  • Margie Braden, Clay Center
  • Tony Brown & Becky Henderson, Baldwin City
  • * Ken & Marion Cott, Topeka
  • *Kent & Susan Garlinghouse, Topeka
  • *Lon Frahm, Colby
  • Jason McClure, Kansas City MO
  • *Gene & Barbara Merry, Burlington
  • * Julie Mulvihill, Perry
  • William & Andrea Ramsey, Leawood
  • * Kim Stanley & Tom Halliburton, McPherson

Partner $750-$999

  • Lisa Stubbs, Topeka

Benefactor $500-$749

  • Jim & Mary Lou Birkbeck, Holton
  • LeAnn D. Clark, Hesston
  • Deborah & John Divine, Salina
  • Kelly Landes, Junction City
  • *Patricia A. Michaelis, Topeka
  • Leonard Ortiz, Lawrence
  • David E. Procter, Manhattan
  • David J. Waxse, Overland Park
  • Kip A. Wedel, North Newton
  • *Jason Wesco, Pittsburg
  • *Robert Wunsch, Kingman

Patron $250-$499

  • Patricia Ackerman, Abilene
  • Myrna K. & Bill Barnes, Elkhart
  • *Michael Bayouth, Wichita
  • *Mary Cottom, Manhattan
  • Bill Cutler & Elisabeth Suter, Topeka
  • Cheryl Hofstetter Duffy, Hays
  • Henry Fortunato, Overland Park
  • Lori A. Goetsch, Manhattan
  • Natalie Haag, Topeka
  • Brandon & Carrie Hines, Burlington
  • *Kathleen Holt, Cimarron
  • Daniel Hoyt, Manhattan
  • Nancy Landon Kassebaum, Burdick
  • Clarence Lang, Lawrence
  • George Laughead, Lawrence
  • * Doreen Maronde, Overland Park
  • *Karen & John McCulloh, Manhattan
  • Jorge & Patricia Nobo, Topeka
  • * Ramon & Eva Powers, Topeka
  • Cecil O’Brate, Garden City
  • James Oliver, Overland Park
  • Aaron Otto, Roeland Park
  • Kim Perez, Hays
  • *John & Ardith Pierce, Lawrence
  • *Ramon & Eva Powers, Topeka
  • *Norman E. Saul, Lawrence
  • Linda K. Smith, Salina
  • Jan & Al Stevens, Dodge City
  • * Ron & Annette Thornburgh, Topeka
  • Wyatt & Roderick Townley, Shawnee Mission
  • William M. Tsutsui & Marjorie Swann, Conway AR
  • Leslie & Tim Von Holten, Lawrence

Advocate $150-$249

  • Anonymous
  • *Charles & Dianne Brown, Emporia
  • * Tex & Betty Fury Fund, Salina
  • *Ellen Hansen, Emporia
  • *Ross & Brenda Hicks, Winfield
  • * Warren & Sharon Hixson, Hutchinson
  • * Susan Howell, Wichita
  • *Jim & Cathy Hoy, Emporia
  • *Anita Jones, Wichita
  • *James & Linda McHenry, Topeka
  • * Carol Mullen, Lawrence
  • *Tom & Katie Pott, Wichita
  • *Tracy Quillin, Lawrence
  • *Marynell Reece, Scandia
  • Bill & Linda Richter, Manhattan
  • Sam & Sarah Sackett, Wichita
  • *Elizabeth Schultz, Lawrence
  • * John H. Stauffer, Topeka
  • Pamela & Peter Steitz, Sun Prairie WI
  • *Kathryn & William M. Tuttle, Jr., Lawrence
  • David Vail, Kearney, NE
  • Ron & Barbara Wood, Fort Scott

Supporter $100

  • JoAnn Cool Alban, Glasco
  • * Marijean Berg, Wichita
  • * Donald Biggs, Kansas City MO
  • Judy Billings, Almont CO
  • Bill & Susan Bunyan, Dodge City
  • *Diana Carlin-Pierron & Joe Pierron, Lawrence
  • Chris & Kaye Drahozal, Lawrence
  • *Tom Eblen & Jean Kygar Eblen, Lawrence
  • Larry Erickson, Topeka
  • * Michael J. Fox & Sue Schlegel, Lindsborg
  • Shirly Gaufin, Shawnee Mission
  • *John Gilbert, Topeka
  • Karen Gilpin, Iola
  • * Virginia Gleason, Kinsley
  • *Anne Greitl, Topeka
  • * Larry Heck, Wichita
  • Betty Herrman, Dodge City
  • * Steven Hind, Hutchinson
  • Don Hornbaker, St. John
  • *Carolyn Huebner
  • Mary Jane Hurley, Concordia
  • *Mike Kautsch, Lawrence
  • James P. & Eloise Kellly, Independence
  • Sarah Kirk, Lecompton
  • *Elizabeth Kitter, Downs
  • Linda O’Nelio Knoll, Pittsburg
  • *Judy Bontrager Langley, Hutchinson
  • R.D (Bob) Linder, Manhattan
  • Carolyn Lindsey, Wichita
  • * Ann E. Liston, Hays
  • Jerry Lomshek, Pittsburg
  • * Jean Lundt, Independence
  • Jim Maag, Topeka
  • *Ruth Madell, Topeka
  • *Art Mai, Sharon Springs
  • * Bill & Wilma Mai, Sharon Springs
  • Ronda Miller, Lawrence
  • *Chuck Moore, Colby
  • * Lona Morse, Topeka
  • Keith & Denise Olsen, Horton
  • *Loren E. Pennington, Emporia
  • *Roger & Lin Rhoades, Overland Park
  • * Verlyn Richards, Manhattan
  • Janelle Reichert, Manhattan
  • Murl Riedel, Topeka
  • Paula Ripple, Dodge City
  • *Robert & Elizabeth Ross, Wichita
  • * David & Carolyn Seaton, Winfield
  • * Robert & Mary Seymour, Leavenworth
  • *Paul Steele, Colby
  • Lucy N. Stein Living Trust, Topeka
  • Larry Tenopir, Topeka
  • *Lawrence & Donna Thonen, Hiawatha
  • * John & Kathy Triplett, Junction City
  • * David & Barbara Walker, Saddlebrooke AZ
  • Rita Williams, Sharon Springs
  • Max & Carol Yoho, Topeka

Friend $50-$99

  • Anonymous
  • Solomon & Maria Alfie, Lawrence
  • David & Mary Kate Ambler, Lawrence
  • * Katie H. Armitage, Lawrence
  • * Tom Averill & Jeffrey Ann Goudie, Topeka
  • James & Constance Banwart, Fort Scott
  • Angela O. Bates, Bogue
  • Barbara Becker, Lawrence
  • * James & Edna Boyer, Manhattan
  • *William Clyde & Patricia Brown, Salina
  • *Richard & Florence Buzbee, Hutchinson
  • Catherine Campbell, Lawrence
  • Jeff Carson, Topeka
  • *Peter Casagrande, Lawrence
  • Claire Casselman, Ann Arbor MI
  • *Michaeline Chance-Reay, Manhattan
  • David Comer, Overland Park
  • Mary Conrad, Kansas City
  • * Virginia Crai, Topeka
  • * Stanley & Alice Jo De Fries, Lawrence
  • *Virgil & Jan Dean, Lawrence
  • * Dean Dillard, Chanute
  •  Felix & Jane Dreher, Pittsburg
  • * Bill & JoAnn Drews, Hutchinson
  • *John C. English, Baldwin City
  • Brian & Christine Ewing, Wakarusa
  • Jean Fanshier, Stafford
  • Roger Fedde, Mankato
  • * Martha Fee, Hutchinson
  • * Bill & Eenie Fitzpatrick, Independence
  • Conrad & Judy Froehlich, Chanute
  • * Rodger & Vivian Funk, Garden City
  • Diane Glancy, Prairie Village
  • Marlene Grittman, Glasco
  • Peggy Goertzen, Hillsboro
  • Louise & Allan Hanson, Lawrence
  • Joe & Lindsley Hartman, Elkhart
  • Greg Hoots, Kansas City
  • * Nancy Hope, Lawrence
  • Jane & Mickey Imber, Lawrence
  • *Terry & Marilyn Imel, Goodland
  • *Gail James, Overland Park
  • Jennifer & Bill Kassebaum, Burdick
  • *Carrie Kirk, Overland Park
  • Elizabeth Kowalchuk, Lawrence
  • * Joel & Sharon Kriss, Manhattan
  • *Sharon & Joel Kriss, Manhattan
  • * Nancy Keim Lengel, McPherson
  • * Linda M. Lewis, Lindsborg
  • Mind Love, Overland Park
  • * Don & Diane Low, Lawrence
  • Janet Martinek, Silver Lake
  • Ruth Maus, Topeka
  • Elizabeth McDonald, Lenexa
  • *Walter Menninger, Topeka
  • * Bill & Jean Mitchell, Lawrence
  • Linda Morse, Manhattan
  • Leo E. Oliva, Woodston
  • Mary Alice Pacey, Washington
  • Laura Pearl, St. Mary’s
  • Marci Penner, Inman
  • *Ruth & Reed Peters, Larned
  • *John & Merle Peterson, Emporia
  • * Deborah & Duane Pomeroy, Topeka
  • *Jay M. Price, Wichita
  • *Diane Quantic, Derby
  • Kevin J. Rabas & Lisa Moritz, Emporia
  • Jane Glotfelty Rhoads, Wichita
  • Joan Richardson, Fredonia
  • * Robert Richmond, Topeka
  • Louis Riggs, Hannibal MO
  • WenDee Rowe, Inman
  • Linda Ruhnke, Manhattan
  • Fayeann Sandstrum, Winfield
  • * Barbara Schmidt, Independence
  • * Don & Phyllis Schultz, Overland Park
  • *Bradley & Susan Shaw, Manhattan
  • Jan Shupert-Arick & Bill Arick, Lawrence
  • *Richard & Frances Siemens, North Newton
  • James Sloan, Topeka
  • *Wilda M. Smith, Hays
  • Martha Spacek, Topeka
  • * Keith L. & Aldine M. Sprunger, North Newton
  • * Clinton & Delaine Stalker, Satanta
  • * Marshall & Janice Stanton, Salina
  • Margaret E. Stewart, Junction City
  • Vikki Jo Stewart, Wichita
  • * Ann Strecker, Topeka
  • John Sweets & Renee Melchiorre, Swannonoa, NC
  • John Edgar Tidwell, Lawrence
  • Jill Waterford, Fort Scott
  • Barbara Watkins, Lawrence
  • David P. Werner, Offerle
  • * James Woelfel & Sarah Trulove, Lawrence
  • Stephen Wolgast, Topeka
  • * Donald & Beverly Worster, Lawrence
  • Norm Yetman, Lawrence

Organizations

  • Aldersgate Village, Topeka
  • Amazon Smile
  • Atchison Public Library
  • Basehor Community Library
  • * Butler Community College, El Dorado
  • CCS Family Fund-Topeka Community Foundation
  • * Clinton Lake Historical Society, Lawrence
  • Cowley County Historical Society, Winfield
  • Douglas County FCE, Lawrence
  • Dudley Township Public Library, Satanta
  • Finney County Public Library, Garden City
  • Franklin County Genealogical Society, Ottawa
  • * Friends of Augusta Public Library
  • Friends of Baldwin City Public Library
  • Friends of Chanute Public Library
  • Friends of Derby Public Library
  • Friends of Independence Public Library
  • Friends of Iola Public Library
  • Friends of Whitewater Memorial Library
  • Glasco Community Foundation
  • Goodland Public Library
  • Greeley County Historical Society, Tribune
  • Humboldt Historic Preservation Alliance
  • Inman Museum Association
  • Inman Senior Center
  • K-State Research & Extension, Fort Scott
  • Kansas Newspaper Foundation, Topeka
  • Kinsley Public Library
  • Lakeview Book Club, Lenexa
  • Lewis H. Humphreys Charitable Trust, Chicago, IL
  • Lincoln County Historical Society, Lincoln
  • Lucas Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Matfield Station, Matfield Green
  • McDaniel Knutson Financial Partners, Lawrence
  • Meade County Historical Society, Meade
  • Mid-America All-Indian Center & Museum, Wichita
  • Mitchell County Fair Association, Beloit
  • * Morton County Historical Society, Elkhart
  • Oberlin City Library
  • Olathe Public Library
  • Overland Park Historical Society
  • Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, Mayetta
  • Prairie Museum of Art and History, Colby
  • Rice County Historical Society, Lyons
  • Rose Hill Historical Society
  • Russell Economic Development Committee
  • * Santa Fe Trail Center, Larned
  • * Santa Fe Trail Historical Society, Baldwin City
  • Scott County Historical Society, Scott City
  • * Solomon Valley-Hwy 24-Heritage Alliance, Glasco
  • Stanton County Museum, Johnson
  • Sunflower Foundation, Topeka
  • Territorial Kansas Heritage Alliance, Lawrence
  • Tonganoxie Community Historical Society
  • Topeka Area Continuity of Care
  • Topeka Community Foundation
  • University United Methodist Women, Topeka
  • Wichita Genealogical Society
  • Wilson County Conservation District, Fredonia

These numbers reflect the amount given, not pledged. If we have made an error, please accept our apologies and contact our office at (785) 357-0359 or email Iesha Kincaid, executive assistant, at info(at)kansashumanities.org.