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“Thank You to the 2,108 donors who contributed to 69 nonprofits that together raised…..$344,428


Thank you to these generous sponsors, in-kind donations and volunteers:


Bonus Bucks Pool Sponsors – The Hastings Community Foundation, Sherwood Foundation, Spotts Trust, Dutton Lainson Company, Hastings Ford Lincoln, Kerr Family Advised Fund

Arthur H. Anderson Advised Fund, Foote Family Advised Fund, Lafe Anderson Advised Fund,

Shoemaker & Friedewald Advised Fund, Martha & Bill Boyd, Susie & Mike Walenz,

Adler Family Advised Fund, Nancy & Jim Guthmann, Betty & Gayle McClure, Anonymous


Golden May Basket Sponsors:  Heritage Bank, Great Western Bank, Bank of Doniphan, Heartland Bank, Oakeson Steiner Wealth Retirement, Edward Jones-Becky Maddox,

Ellerbrock Norris,  Hastings App,  Conway Pauley & Johnson P.C.,

Hastings Downtown Center Association, Hastings Chamber of Commerce,

Hastings Economic Development Corporation


Media Sponsors:  NBC Nebraska, NTV, Platte River Radio, NRG Media, Hastings Tribune, Cameron Penner Photo & Video


Committee Chair:  Jessi Hoeft


Committee Members:  Amy Sandeen, Vice-Chair; Ben Dumas, Vice-Chair; Dean Moors,

Hauli Sabatka, RuAnn Root, Michele Henke, Cheryl Lockwood, Jody Jacobi,

Sheana Smith, Dr. Corey Stutte, Chuck Shoemaker

Stephanie Bliss – HCF Staff, Susan Poppe – HCF Staff


Give Day Platform:  Strategic Pioneer, Dr. Corey Stutte


McDermott & Miller – 6 highly qualified CPA’s     Shane Davidson- Social Media Guru

Carol Poppe – Quick Books


Sponsor Locations:  Perkins, Back Alley Bakery, Art Bar, Wine Styles, Murphy’s


In-Kind Donations:  HK Sports Bar & Grill


Volunteers:  Hastings Community Foundation Board, Amy Hermes, Lauren Bliss

Tyson Havranek, Jennifer & Michael Krings, Anne Cannon, Lucinda Glen

Kaleena Fong, Chandra Daffer, Christine Volcek, Nathan Hoeft, Kim Wilder