The Circle of Impact

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The Circle of Impact

Growing Home is pleased to introduce our 2022 Circle of Impact members. This year, we invite our most loyal supporters from 2021 the opportunity to make a deeper connection with us in 2022. Members are invited to participate in exclusive events and engagement opportunities that provide unique access to interact with those we serve, our leadership, and our community.

For more information on the Circle of Impact, please contact Janelle St. John, Executive Direct at jstjohn@growinghomeinc.org or (773) 549-1336.

Thank you to our Circle of Impact Members listed below!

Circle of Impact Member Benefits

Cultivators ($1000-$4999)

Access to private online cookbook, Virtual Farm Tour Experience, Coffee & Conversation with Executive Director, Invitation to COI Appreciation Day, Invitation to All Cohort Graduations, COI Volunteer Day Experience on Farm, COI Newsletter

Harvesters ($5000-12,499)

All of the above plus Growing Home-Themed Special Gift

Scholarship Supporters ($12,500-$24,999)

All of the above plus Special Video from Employment Training participant(s), Special Delivery of Growing Home Produce Package, Donor recognition pins

Sustainers ($25,000-$49,999)

All of the above plus a Growing Home Tabletop Garden

Les Brown Founders Circle ($50,000 and above)

All of the above plus a Special Growing Home Gift, A Graduation named in your honor or your family’s, Invitation to address cohort during graduation

Thank you to our 2022 Circle of Impact members!

LES BROWN FOUNDER’S CIRCLE | $50,000 and Above

Steve and Emmy Stanley

Sustainers | $25,000-$49,999

Jana French and Peter Gotsch
Marny and Matthew Zimmer
H. Michael and Sheila Kurzman

Scholarship Supporters | $12,500-$24,999

Thomas and Pascale Kichler

Harvesters | $5,000-$12,499

Daniel and Rebecca Kaplan
Diana Leifer
Doug and Jessie MacDonald
Janet Winter
John Salvino
Judith Aronson and Marc Hilton
Laura Tilly and Derek Cottier
Lynn Sheck
Scott Leff
Seth and Dorothy Hemming
William and Irene Beck

Cultivators | $1,000-$4,999

Alexander Starace
Alita Carbone and Deborah Mead
Anne Lazar
Betsy Gates-Alford and Peter Alford
Carley Pulford
Carolyn Ulrich
Connie Scott
Cooper Foszcz
Cynthia Wolfson
Daniel Smith
Debbie Roseen
Foster Dale and Janet Silverberg
Freddi Greenberg and Daniel Pinkert
Harold Rees and Emily Culbertson
Heather Aeschleman
Helen and Michael Arkes
Jacob Rassner
Jeffrey Yurkanin
Jeffrey Zaluda
Jenna Swisher
John Raffetto
Joseph Appelt
Karen and Bob Lewis
Karl and Meg Eifrig
Kevin Swan and Venous Shabahang
Lauren Rosenthal and Howard Learner
Libby Ester and Mike Brody
Mark Bourdenko and Madeline Wolfe
Matt Cafaro
Michelle Gittler and Lee Francis
Norman Jeddeloh and Mario Lopez
Peter Landon
Sara and Russell Foszcz
Sarah Gourevitch
Scott and Sue Anderson
Steve and Sara Gates
Steve Koch
Susan Berman
Susan Morrison
Taeyun Kim
Tamara and Peter Notier
Toni Thompson
William Gee and Sue Crothers
Willie Lyles