A Touch the Sky Prairie Founder’s Boulder has been placed on the prairie and many stone benches are now located along the hiking trails. A Major Donor Plaque is currently on display at the Brandenburg Gallery ~ Luverne.

Major Donor Levels

Blazingstar $100,000+
Fringed Orchid $50,000 – $99,999
Prairie Smoke $25,000 – $49,999
Prairie Clover $10,000 – $24,999
Gentian $5,000 – $9,999
Pasque Flower $1,000 – $4,999

Our Major Donors

Bruce Dayton ~ Blazingstar
In Memory of Douglas Dayton
Blandin Foundation ~ Blazingstar
WM Foundation ~ Blazingstar
Southwest Initiative Foundation ~ Fringed Orchid
Deeann J. Griebel ~ Prairie Smoke
Nancy Lea Saathoff ~ Prairie Smoke
E.J. Malone Family ~ Prairie Clover
Dr. James & Patricia Lehman ~ Gentian
In Memory of Edward and Lillian Iverson
In Memory of Paul and Patricia Lehman
Public Strategy Group ~ Pasque Flower
Robert Schlomann ~ Pasque Flower
Wendy Brandenburg Buchholz ~ Pasque Flower
In memory of Clements & Irma Brandenburg, second cousin of Jim.
Karen and John Deitering ~ Pasque Flower
In memory of Viggo and Wilma Frederiksen
Tom and Sue Brakke ~ Pasque Flower
Dave & Karla McKenzie ~ Pasque Flower
In Memory of Eldon & Ronnie Gradert and Carl & Martha Gradert
Anonymous ~ Pasque Flower

Donors up to $1000

Donald Beck
Steve Kahlenbeck and Julie Sweitzer
In Memory of Dorothy Kahlenbeck
Friends & Family of Steven Kahlenbeck
In Memory of Steve Kahlenbeck
Jim and Florence Vance
In Memory of Olga Brandenburg
Michael and Katie Holtz

Donors up to $500

Leah Cunningham
Friends and Family of Dr. Albert C. Martin
In memory of Dr. Albert C. Martin
Richard Minden ~ Minden Pictures
Friends and Family of Jane Souhrada
In Memory of Jane Souhrada
Harold Deubbert
In Memory of L.J. Serie
Friends and Family of Edward (Buster) Brandenburg
In Memory of Edward Brandenburg
Linda & John Zimmerman
Julie Ikhaml
Judy Pendergrast
Liz Stanley

Donors up to $250

Liza Eng
For my wonderful Dad, Richard C. Boughton
Mishelle Muagututia
Michael Monroe & Deb Mueller
In appreciation of gorgeous and fabulous photography by Jim Brandenburg
Pamela Sander
Richard Shrubb
Peter and Carla Schoon and family
Sue and Lee Eberly
Benjamin and Deb Vander Kooi
Judy and Jim Brandenburg
In memory of Viggo and Wilma Frederiksen
Heidi Brandenburg Pierson and Nels Pierson
Anthony Brandenburg and Nana Nishigaki
Michelle Doorn
Kristin Bailey
Randy Klauk
In honor of Jennifer & Brent Hill, two of the Greenest people we know.
Robert F. Davis
Jeffrey Raderstrong
Jayona and Ardell Bowman
Jerie & Bernadette Serie
Paul D. Rud
Gary & Janine Papik
Judy Lazell
Daniel Ahlquist
David Huisken
Crystal Brakke
David Huisken
Susan Lynn Wiskow
Pete & Ethel Nelson
Dennis Aanenson
In honor of Albert Bot, long time businessman in Luverne, MN. RIP Albert.

Donors up to $100

Joan Thom
Marilynne Roberts
Kristin Linhoff
Becky and Rory Rooney
Anthony Rooney
Jessie Sheldon
In honor of Josie Kahlenbeck and Jarrod Cicha’s wedding.
Kali Hentges
Agnes Taylor
Stephanie Vink
Wendy O’Neil
Kele Cable
Mark & Jodi Ellis
William Lutz
Daryl Bosma
James Sherman
Loretta Sprado
Bob & Dar Bailey
Laurie DeWispelaere
Mary Jindra
On behalf of Michael Monroe
Cammy & Rich Iverson
In honor of our hometown on the prairie
Christine A. Petersen
Michelle Gruber
Robert and Mary Lou Hudnut
Richard W. Koechlein
Craig Cunningham
Dawn Hyrman
Keep Okoboji Blue
Randall R. Creeger
Jay E. Grammond
Stacy L. Salvevold
Rachel B. Summers
William and Lauri Keitel
Bart Bruijnesteijn
Gabriella Gregori
In memory of Gianna Toccoli and Paolo Gregori
Janice Del Calzo
Margaret Merkow
Timothy Jacobson
Robert Davis, Jr.
Shane Rucker Photography
Paul West
Marybeth Block
Joseph Hommes
Margaret Meyer
Dana Nyhus Brandenburg
Wayne Reckard
Sara Eliason
Lisa Parisot
Jeff Zlonis
Thomas Graves
Deborah O’Regan
OJ Schouwstra
Ruth Katz
Martha Helen Schmidt
In memory of Donna & Howard Schmidt
Audrey Bass
Laura Durenberger
Tom Corrigan
PV Santen
David Luth
Steve and Paul Johnson
Jerry and Susan Gerardy
Ronald Kahlenbeck
Lynn M. & Noah Gray
Fred Retzlaff
Lizbeth Schoon
Linda Rasch
Scott Beuning
Brenner Gerdes
Maryln & Karen Roberts
Katie Hemme
Al & Ruth Stoakes
David & Sally-Anne Benson
Michael Lindberg
Ellen Mickels
Liza Eng
For my wonderful Dad, Richard C. Boughton
Kristen Radcliffe
Terry & Karen Peters
Mary Ann Brakstad
Phyllis Yearick
Laura Coble
David Jones
Mark McEathron
Ellen Seesel
AtitlanArts.com
Richard Mann
Ellen Carlson
Lisa Peterson
Joe Robelia
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