Wednesday, November 19, 2008

The Good News

Recognition & Thanks
by Jordan Vincent, AmeriCorps VISTA

The staff and volunteers at Rural Action would like to take a moment and individually recognize our generous members and patrons for their contributions at our Fundraising Breakfast on November 7 at the Athens Community Center. As previously reported, we were able to raise over $85,000 in pledges and donations during the next five years:

Madeleine Bassil • Ted Bernard & Donna Lofgren • Ron & Mary Jane Black • Susan Burgess • Shana Byrd • Linda Clark • Hugh and Charlene Culbertson • Colin Donohue • Gifford Doxsee • Linn Forhan & Patricia O’ Brian • Alan & Sandra Geiger • Lee Gregg • Paulette Halliday • Frank & Catherine Hare • June Holley & Paul Tescher • Dan & Saundra Imhoff • Peggy Irwin • Evelyn Jeffers • Cindy Johnston • Kate Leeman • Susan Loughridge • Pamela Martino • Eddie McGee • Elise McMath • Mary Mitchell • Patricia Morrison • Robert J. and Ann Mulligan • Brenda Nelson • Carolyn Rizzuto • Josep Rota • Amanda Sharrai • Kaabe Shaw • Robin Stewart • Carolyn Sutherland • Judith Svendsen • John Winnenberg Alan & Sue Boyd • Michelle Decker & Zach Holl • Jody Harris • Larry & Mary Tracy Jageman • John Kotowski • Sarah and Paul Logue • Bill Reader & Charity Dye • Susan Roth • Kerri Shaw • Jim & Jorae Smith • Kay Tousley • Melissa Wales • Peter Woyar Alan & Sue Boyd • Michelle Decker& Zach Holl • Jody Harris • Larry & Mary Tracy Jageman • John Kotowski • Sarah and Paul Logue • Bill Reader & Charity Dye • Susan Roth • Kerri Shaw • Jim &Jorae Smith • Kay Tousley • Melissa Wales • Peter Woyar • Alan and Candi Withem • John and Jane Woodrow

We would also like to welcome and offer our sincere gratitude to the new members of our Multiple Year Giving Society:

Alan & Sue Boyd • Michelle Decker & Zach Holl • Jody Harris • Larry & Mary Tracy Jageman • John Kotowski • Sarah and Paul Logue • Bill Reader & Charity Dye • Susan Roth • Kerri Shaw • Jim & Jorae Smith • Kay Tousley • Melissa Wales • Peter Woyar

All of these contributions above help us to build the case for sustainable development in Appalachian Ohio. We are grateful for this strong foundation of support, and look forward to working with our new members in the coming years.