Capital Campaign Donors

Donor Recognitions
A donor may contribute any amount to the campaign. Pledges may be paid over a period of time, not to exceed four years. Pledge forms are available by clicking HERE or by calling the office at 928-567-0066. 

Contributors from the $100,000 level will be listed on a special bronze Philanthropist plaque in the lobby. Donations, such as those below, of at least $2,500 will be recognized on the Founder’s Circle plaque. All gifts from $1,000 will be acknowledged on a commemorative donor plaque.

$1,500,000 - Scott Simonton

   $500,000 - Paul Dyck Foundation Research Institution of American Indian Culture

   $211,500 - Donalyn Mikles

Ken and Marcia Lee -  $58,000

Larry Watkins  -  $53,000

Tom and Janet Taylor  -  $24,500

James and Diane Graceffa  -  $21,000

RJ and Jeanne Smith  -  $17,500

Dennis and Janet Shaw  -  $14,000

George and Pat Witteman  -  $12,300

 Gay Chanler  -  $12,250

 Robert Whiting  -  $11,500

 Craig and Susan Sigler  -  $10,500

 Dr. Charles Rozaire  -  $10,000

Jo Parish  -  $9,500

Jerry and Janet Walters  -  $9,500

Bill and Justine Kusner  -  $8,700

Louise Fitzgerald  -  $7,500

Robert Jonas  -  $6,450

Richard "Bud" Henderson  -  $5,350

Anonymous  -  $5,300

Dean and Kathi Olson -   $5,100

Linda Guarino and Ken Kaemmerle  -  $5,000

Spence Gustav  -  $5,000

Daryl Kling  -  $5,000

Jon and Terri Petrescu  -  $4,700

Kimberly Spurr & David Purcell  -  $4,200

Lynette Kovacovich  -  $4,100

Joe and Sonya Landholm  -  $4,000

Anonymous  -  $4,000

Jim and Elaine Worthington  -  $3,700

Peter and Kathy Wege  -  $3,500

Dean and Kathi Olson  -  $3,000

Camp Verde Days Inn  -  $3,000

Sharon and Norm Olson  -  $2,750

Stan and Sue Loft  -  $2,700

Anonymous  -  $2,600

Frank and Wendy Balzar  -  $2,500

Thomas and Lucie Burris  -  $2,500

Mary Byrd  -  $2,500

Carol Wentzel  -  $2,500

Thomas and Ardis Pitello  -  $2,500

Cheri and Nick Meyerhofer - $2,500

Campus Features - The Center also identified several interior and exterior features that will be needed for the new Campus. These generous donors provided funding for each.

Campus Feature

Collection Center

 

Lobby

Native American Garden

Courtyard Garden

Park Landscaping

Outdoor Classroom

Amount

$500,000

 

  $50,000

 

  $25,000

  $10,000

  $10,000

  

    $5,000

Donor

Paul Dyck Foundation Research Institution of American Indian Culture

 

Larry Watkins

 

Donalyn Mikles

Tom & Janet Taylor

Dr. Charles Rozaire

Dr. George & Pat Witteman

Sponsor-a-Square - Another way to assist in this effort is to "Sponsor a Square" in the planned Donor Patio. There are two options: $500 for an 8" x 8" paver with up to six lines of text of up to 20 characters on each line; or, $250 for a 4" x 8" paver with three lines of text of up to 20 characters on each line. See the Sponsor-a-Square page for further details.

TABLES and CHAIRS - There are a variety of options for donations to the new Archaeology Campus. One way is to purchase tables ($500) and chairs ($250) for the class and meeting rooms. Donors so far are shown below. 

Table Donors

Louise Fitzgerald (4)

Linda Guarino & Ken Kaemmerle

Richard Henderson

Bridget Highfill

Stan & Sue Loft

Dr. Joe & Sonya Landholm (2)

Nancy & Ken Zoll

Chair Donors

Ron & Jan Brattain

Stewart Deats & Janet Hagopian

Bob & Estelle Jonas

Paul & Barbara Schnur

Craig Swanson

Marshall & Jane Whitmire

Jim & Elaine Worthington

Nancy & Ken Zoll

$1,000+

Anonymous (3)

Louise Fitzgerald

James & Diane Graceffa

Roger & Linda Holtom

Bob & Estelle Jonas

Bill & Justine Kusner

Ken & Marcia Lee

Jo Parish

$1,000+

Kim Spurr & David Purcell

Craig & Sue Sigler

RJ & Jeanne Smith

Tom & Janet Taylor

Gerald & Janet Walters

Robert & Cora Whiting

George & Pat Witteman

Other Donations

Anonymous (3)

Laura & Andy Beeler

Melissa Bowersock

Ron & Jan Brattain

Marian Brookman

Bern & Linda Carey

Gay Chanler

Robert & Audrey Erb

Carol German

Jim & Diane Graceffa

Robert Harrison

Mary Huntley

Charles Kaluza

Ruth Kiessel

Frank & Carol Lombardo

Other Donations

Ruhmary Lovitt

Thomas Mantovani

Thomas Marshall

John & Elizabeth Oakes

Jon & Teri Petrescu

Peter J Pilles, Jr.

Dr. Dennison & Janet Shaw

Donna Shoemaker

Jo Ann Sawyer

Margaret Wallace

Greg & Amy Welden

The Center has also held a variety of fundraising events to help fund our new campus. The following individuals contributed to these efforts.

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