Gifts to the Sanctuary ~ 2009

Cathleen Crowley   December 2009 - Cathleen, thanks a bunch for underwriting mangoes for Miss Winkie!!! Winkie enjoys her mango treats as do many of the other girls!!!

D. Davis   December 2009 - Yay!!!! Thanks so much for underwriting more peanut butter!! Peanut butter is a must-have for the Girls!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Jacqueline Bennett   December 2009 - Thank you, Jackie, for underwriting Vitamin E!!! We just placed an order for 16 bottles of Vitamin E so we definitely need help with this need!!! Thanks so much!!!

Margaret Baldwin   December 2009 - Margaret, thanks so much for donating fresh fruits ands vegetables for our Girls!!! You can never go wrong with this wish list need...we want to keep fresh produce orders coming!!!

Kevin Venisnik & Thomasina Venisnik Johnston   December 2009 - Kevin and Thomasina, thank you very much for underwriting all 4 of the water jets!!! This is great!!! We can use these for all sorts of projects!!!

Laurie Gibb   December 2009 - Yay, Laurie!!!! More bungee cords!!!! Thanks so much for donating 145 cords. We use these cords daily. Thanks a bunch!!!

Jean Matthews   December 2009 - Thank you, Jean, for donating three bags of sea salt to help with Miss Frieda's foot soaks!!! Your donation will help a lot with her treatments. Thanks so much!!!

Susan Pristash   December 2009 - Many thanks to Susan for donating one wheel and axle kit for our dump trailers!!! We simply cannot do without our dump trailers. We desperately needed this item. Thanks so much!!!

Judy Hadley   December 2009 - Thank you, Judy, for your donation to purchase treats for Tarra and Bella!! We will be sure to get something yummy for both of them!!!

Angelika Mundt   December 2009 - Angelika, thank you for underwriting Myristin hip and joint supplements on behalf of Loulou and his circle of friends in memory of Boone. This donation is sent to Trish Kirk and Tim Muench. Thanks so much to all of you for your support of the Sanctuary!!

Scott Yates   December 2009 - Thanks, Scott!!! Tange and Flora send a big THANK YOU to you for underwriting privacy slats for their fencing project!!! We appreciate your support of this need!!

Jill Hatleberg   December 2009 - Thank you, Jill!!! We greatly appreciate your donation to help with the expense of latex gloves!! Thanks for your support!!!

Birgit Herlev, Kathleen Cullen   December 2009 - Thanks to Birgit and Kathleen for donating wall hooks for the barns!!! These hooks will be helpful in organizing items along the walls. Thanks for your support!!!

Martha Till   December 2009 - Martha, thanks for your generous donations to support our lab needs!!! Thanks for underwriting sterile water, dry ice labels and rotors for the Abaxis chemistry analyzer!!! We will need to purchase more rotors soon so this is a big help!!!

Lorena Blas   December 2009 - Lorena, thanks so much for supporting our wish list needs by underwriting B-L Solution, probiotics gel and one of our most recent projects, the plastic culverts!!! All these items are needed and appreciated!!!

Marti Johnson   December 2009 - Marti, thanks a bunch for underwriting Vitamin E. This is a continual need as it is very beneficial to the Girls!!! Thanks for helping with this expense!!!

Lois Wood   December 2009 - Thank you, Lois!!! We greatly appreciate your support of our lab requests!!! Thank you for underwriting urine strips, sterile water and eye wash solution!!!

Ann Marie Joyce   December 2009 - Ann Marie, your donation to underwrite tires for barn gate renovations is fantastic!! We are in and out of our gates many times each day. These tires are very much needed and appreciated!!!

Kate Crane, Irene Baker   December 2009 - Kate and Irene, we appreciate your donations to help with the expense of underwriting orange safety fencing. This fencing was used around some of our construction projects. Thanks for helping with this expense!!!

Elizabeth Littlefield, Caryn Machado, June Cota   December 2009 - Thanks to Elizabeth, Caryn and June for your donations to underwrite wood shavings!!! The Girls play with these shavings by tossing them on their backs and they are comfortable to stand on. Thanks, again!!!

Barbara Borchardt, Tamara Copp, Jacqueline Hill   December 2009 - Barbara, Tamara and Jacqueline, thanks so much for underwriting produce!!! We purchase produce twice a week for the Girls so your donations are a trememdous help for this ongoing need!!!! Thanks to all of you for your generous support!!!

Jeanette Pulsford   December 2009 - Thank you, Jeanette, for your wonderful donation to underwrite probiotics gel for Miss Frieda on a monthly basis!! This donation is in honor of Trevor Skidmore!! Thank you for this thoughtful donation!!!

Rich Hendele & Barbara Bayley   December 2009 - Rich and Barbara, your donations are simply fabulous!!! The Lowes gift cards are very generous of you and a big thanks for underwriting sugar cane and banana leaves as holiday treats for the Girls!!! Thanks for all you do for the Girls!!!

Joy Kent, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   December 2009 - Thanks to Joy, Kathy and Nathan for underwriting duct tape!!! Everyone knows duct tape can fix almost anything!!! Thanks so much!!!

Carol Ball   December 2009 - A great, big THANKS to Carol, her sisters and dad for donating toward multiple items from our wish list in honor of their sister and daughter, Barb Knight!!! Barb, the following items have been selected in your honor: dual hose connector, lubricant spray, hose quick connect kit, snap blade knife, bungee cords, Gatorade, Simple Green, duct tape, mangoes, peanut butter and sea salt!!!

Barbara Spector   December 2009 - Barbara, thank you for your donation to purchase a tasty treat for Ms. Dulary!!! We will be sure to get her some special produce for Chistmas!!! Thanks so much!!!

Diane Budden   December 2009 - Thanks, Diane, for contributing to the automatic waterers project!!! The Girls love these waterers...lots of fun!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Bobetta Krueger, Sherry Wyeth, Heather Dodds, Karen Levendusky   December 2009 - Bobetta, Sherry, Heather and Karen, thanks so much for your generous donations to underwrite peanut butter!!! Your donations should purchase a lot of peanut butter for the Girls. We appreciate your support!!!

Linda Dineen   December 2009 - Linda, we greatly appreciate your donation to underwrite the battery charger for the lab. This charger will certainly be an asset to our lab equipment!!! Thank you!!!

Alexis Hallock   December 2009 - Alexis, thanks so much for donating two bottles of Canine Senior Vitamins for Bella!!! These vitamins are a big help to her!!! Thanks, again!!!

Anonymous Donor   December 2009 - An anonymous donor has donated three bottles of CoQ10 with Hawthorn Berry in honor of our dear "Grandma" Shirley!! Thanks so much for thinking of Shirley!!!

Joy Kent   December 2009 - Thank you to Joy!!! You have just made things a whole lot better at the maintenance shop with your donation of the 3 1/2 ton Arcan Quick Lift Service Jack!!! Our maintenance staff are thrilled!!!

Rikki Hammond   December 2009 - Thank you, Rikki!!! We appreciate your donation of one package of elephant blankets!!! We now have enough blankets for each of our Girls to have one of their very own!!! Thanks, again!!

Joanne Hartough, Debbie Parkhurst, Carol Sweet   December 2009 - Many thanks to Joanne, Debbie and Carol for donating hose quick connect kits!!! We are always connecting and disconnecting hoses to move them around the Sanctuary when watering the Girls. These little kits help us trememdously!!!

Pamela Potter   December 2009 - Yahoooo!!!! Thanks, Pam, for your generous donation of 36" bungee cords!!! We use these cords for deliveries and transporting items throughout the habitat!! Thanks so much!!!

David Mueller   December 2009 - David, the office staff is very appreciative of the ink cartridges you donated!!! We really go through these cartridges at this time of the year!!! Thanks a bunch!!!

Elinor Zetina   December 2009 - Elinor, we greatly appreciate your donation of 10 boxes of respirator masks!!! These are a continual need for our hardworking staff!! Thanks so much!!!

Charmaine Stretz   December 2009 - Charmaine, thank you for donating one of the 4-way manifold units!! We need these at Q Barn to help our caregivers with changing out hoses. This manifold will save a lot of time!!!

Christine Deorio   December 2009 - Yay, Christine!!! Thanks a bunch for helping us with the expense of the eye wash solution refills!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Joan Kennary & Pearl Dye   December 2009 - Many thanks to Joan and Pearl for your thoughtful donation to underwrite carrots for Ms. Shirley and her buddy, Tarra!!! They will surely enjoy this yummy treat!!!

Kim Sinn, Anonymous Donor   December 2009 - Kim, thanks for underwriting the 9940 moisture proof panel thermometer!!! Our caregivers need to monitor the temperatures outside so this thermometer will be perfect!! We also have an anonymous donor who contributed to this thermometer need as well as wall hooks. Now we can purchase two of the thermometers!!! Thank you!!!

Amanda Horton, Melissa Haug   December 2009 - Amanda and Melissa, thank you both for underwriting a continual need for the Sanctuary...peanut butter!!! Peanut butter is great for giving the Girls their supplements, not to mention how good it tastes!!!

Vera Spievak, Dana Stilwell, Beth Burstein   December 2009 - Thank you to Vera, Dana and Beth for your contributions toward our culverts project!!! This will be a big improvement to the Sanctuary. Thanks to all of you for your support!!!

B&G Foods   December 2009 - A heartfelt THANK YOU to B&G Foods for your continued support!!! Thank you so much for the generous donation of 48 pails of Grandma's Molassses for Our Girls!!! We appreciate all you do for the Sanctuary!!!

Juanita Eisinger   December 2009 - Juanita, thank you very much for donating one carton of Ziploc bags for the lab. The one gallon size are perfect!! These are very much needed and appreciated!!!

Jamesetta Hunter   December 2009 - Jamesetta, thank you so much for donating 8 orange bungee cords for the caregivers!!! These are so handy when transporting elephant diets and other items throughout the habitat!!!

Judy DiStefano   December 2009 - Yay, Judy!!!! Our Girls absolutely love cranberries!!! Thank you so much for donating one case!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Michelle Neubauer, Joan Spievak   December 2009 - Michelle & Joan, thanks so much for your quick responses to our need for elephant blankets!!! Perfect timing...we have had some cold evenings this week!!! Thank you!!!

Victoria Shields   December 2009 - Vicky, thank you so much for your commitment to purchase Canine Senior Vitamins for Bella on an automatic shipment basis. This is absolutely fabulous!!! Thanks so much!!!

Valerie Marini   December 2009 - Valerie, thanks so much for the big, red boomer ball!!! Dulary and Misty have had a fun time playing "big ball soccer". It's hard to say who enjoyed it more...the Girls or the caregivers watching them play!!!

Patricia Kirk   December 2009 - Thanks to Patricia!!! Bella sends her love for the canine senior vitamins that you donated to keep her fit and on the go!!!

Sheila Hitchens, Linda Amundson   December 2009 - More wood shavings!!! Thanks to Sheila and Linda for your donations to underwrite this continual need!!! We are very appreciative to you both!!

David Farcas   December 2009 - Thank you, David, for underwriting mangoes...another tasty treat for the Girls!!! We are thankful for your support!!!

Gary & Judy Smith   November 2009 - YAY!!!!!!! Boomer Balls!!!! A great, big thanks to Gary and Judy for underwriting two boomer balls for the Girls. These are sure to be a BIG hit!!! Thank you!!!

Sherry Crowder   November 2009 - Thank you, Sherry, for your donation to purchase peanut butter for the Girls!!! As you know, we must have peanut butter on hand!!! Thank you!!!

Rachel Gitter   November 2009 - Rachel, thank you so much for your donation to purchase one case of latex gloves for our caregivers. They use these gloves daily. We appreciate your support!!!

Wendy Legault   November 2009 - Wendy, thank you for contributing to the expense of the 9940 Moisture Proof Panel Thermometer. This little item is a must at the barns. Thanks so much!!!

Nell McDonald   November 2009 - Nell, thanks for underwriting Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda. This is a wonderful product and it works really well for her. Thanks a bunch!!!

Amanda Beerman   November 2009 - Thank you, Amanda, for underwriting Snow Peas!!! We appreciate your support of this added dietary item for Miss Winkie.

Elinor Zetina   November 2009 - Thank you, thank you!!! Elinor, our caregivers are so happy to get the cordless flexible floodlights!!! They are fantastic!!! Thanks so much!!!

Kristina Russell, Joan Spievak   November 2009 - Kristina and Joan, thanks for underwriting cosequin equine powder!!! This is an ongoing need for the Girls. In fact, we just received a shipment so your donations will be applied toward that need. Thanks so much!!!

Shirley Mulvaney   November 2009 - Shirley, thanks so much for underwriting produce, apples to be exact, for our grandma, Miss Shirley!!! She LOVES apples!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Nancy Files   November 2009 - Nancy, thanks a bunch for donating 20 bungee cords!!! These cords have multiple purposes at the sanctuary and are so handy to have!!! Thank you!!!

Anonymous Donor   November 2009 - We received a donation to underwrite particulate respirator masks and wall hooks from a supporter who wishes to remain anonymous. Thank you so much for your donation and support!!!!

Dolores Rufo   November 2009 - Dolores, thanks a bunch for your generous donation to underwrite fresh produce and vegetables for the Girls!!! Your donation should purchase many tasty Thanksgiving treats!!!

Jerry Grammer, Scott Smith, Olivia Carpenter Gibson   November 2009 - Jerry, Scott and Olivia, thanks to all of you for contributing to our plastic culverts need!!! This project will be a nice improvement to the Sanctuary. Thanks for your support!!! Scott, thanks for your additional contribution toward the phone handset!!! Our office staff GREATLY appreciates this donation!!!

Julie Schrieber   November 2009 - Julie, thanks a bunch for donating three boxes of Seventh Generation Laundry Detergent!!! We are always in need of detergent at the barns to keep our work cloths washed. Thank you!!!

Barbara Ribinski   November 2009 - Barbara, thanks so much for underwriting special produce treats for Liz, Billie and Frieda!!! They will surely love the bananas, grapes and broccoli you selected for them!!! Thank you for your support!!!

Elinor Zetina   November 2009 - HOORAY FOR ELINOR!!!! Thanks a millon for underwriting the remaining balance needed for the Q Barn lockers!!! Our Q Barn staff are very appreciative of these lockers...they are used daily!!!

Lindsay Donna, Joan Werner   November 2009 - YAY!!!!!!! Thanks to Lindsay and Joan for your contributions towards our plastic culverts project!!! Your donations help immensely!!! Thanks, again!!!

Stori Snyder   November 2009 - Thanks to Stori!!! Winkie is sure to gobble up her yummy mangoes. Thanks for underwriting this added dietary item for Miss Winkie in honor of The Snyder Family!!! We appreciate your support!!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   November 2009 - Thanks to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan for underwriting lubricant spray and a dual hose connector!! We appreciate your faithful support of our wish list needs!!!

Sabine Zell   November 2009 - Sabine, thank you for donating the Weather Channel wireless forecast thermometer!!! Your support means so much!!! Thanks, again!!!

Ida Lyon   November 2009 - Ida, thanks so much for all your donations...duct tape, white lithium grease, Simple Green and the Tractor Supply gift card!!! All of these items are greatly appreciated and very much needed!!!

Barbara Bayley & Rich Hendele   November 2009 - A great, big THANK YOU to Barbara and Rich for your generous produce donations along with snacks for the staff!!! The Girls are sure to enjoy the banana leaves, dates, craisins, mangoes, pineapples, kiwi and sugarcane!!! THANKS SOOOO MUCH!!!

Joan Spievak   November 2009 - YAHOOO!!!!! Joan, you have made some caregivers very, very happy!!! Thank you so much for your fabulous donations to underwrite all three water trailer tires and all four tires for the dump wagons!!! These tires will help us tremendously!!!

Jeanne O'Steen   November 2009 - Thank you, Jeanne, for your support of the Sanctuary. Your underwriting donation for supplies is very helpful. We are getting low on paper towels for the office, so this will help stock us up again!!!

Linda Dineen   November 2009 - Yay, Linda!!!!! Thanks for the underwriting donation for a Canon toner cartridge for the office copier!!! You are so good to think of the office staff and our needs during the busy holiday season!!! We appreciate all you do for the Sanctuary!!!

Kathleen Mohning   November 2009 - Kathleen, thanks so much for underwriting Sugar Snap Peas. Winkie sends a BIG thank you, too!! We appreciate your support!!!

Valerie Marini   November 2009 - Valerie, thanks a bunch for underwriting wood shavings for the Girls as well as helping with the culverts expense!!! This is great!!!

Fay Morris   November 2009 - Fay, thanks so much for underwriting the Nalgene Storage Bottles on our lab wish list!!! We truly appreciate all your support!!!

Mary Hibbs   November 2009 - THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!!!! Mary your generous donation to help with the culverts project is absolutely fantastic!!!! We are working diligently to get this project completed. We are truly grateful for your support!!!

Rowan Marques   November 2009 - Rowan, thank you for your donation to underwrite more wood shavings!!! We appreciate your support of this ongoing need!!!

Al & Carol Lowe   November 2009 - Yahoo!!!!! Ellen is THRILLED to have a new phone...no more static!!! Thanks so much to Al and Carol for your generous donation to underwrite this urgent need!!

Glenda Burris   November 2009 - Glenda, thank you for underwriting produce for our Girls!!! We ALWAYS need underwriting for these yummy treats!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Barbara Hayes   November 2009 - Barbara, thanks so much for getting the underwriting started on the new motor for the pressure washer!!! We appreciate your generous donation for this need!!!

Kristen Richards, Marilynn Robinson   October 2009 - Kristen and Marilynn, thank you for your underwriting donations to purchase wood shavings!!! Temperatures are beginning to drop so we will definitely be using more of these. Thanks so much!!!

Lynn Corbin   October 2009 - Thanks, Lynn, for donating toward the automatic waterers project!!! These waterers are great to have in the habitat. Thanks for your support!!!

Ginger Nelson   October 2009 - Ginger, thanks for helping out with the expense of underwriting five rolls of orange safety fence!!! This is wonderful!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Jennifer Lynne White, Mary Kelemen, Dawn Peterson, Lois Wood   October 2009 - YAY...MORE PEANUT BUTTER!!! Thanks to Jennifer, Mary and Dawn for underwriting peanut butter for the Girls!!! You all have gotten us off to a great start toward our next order!! Mary, thanks for also underwriting Vitamin E as well!! I am placing an order today so this will be a big help!! Jennifer, thanks for the produce donation as well...always a need!!!

Judy Smith   October 2009 - Judy, thank you for your special fall treat of pumpkins for the Girls!!! They certainly enjoyed this special treat...and just in time for Halloween!! Thanks for your support!!!

Michael Mashbir   October 2009 - Michael, thanks so much for your underwriting donation of pumpkins for the Girls in honor of Ann Hannig's birthday!!! Ann, the Girls loved the pumpkin and send birthday wishes your way!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, ANN!!!

Robert Marakovits   October 2009 - WOW!!!! Robert, this is fantastic!!!! Thank you so much for your generous donation to underwrite peanut butter for the Girls!!! Your donation will cover the expense of the recent order we received!!! THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!!

Chuck Edwards   October 2009 - Thank you, Chuck, for underwriting the wireless thermometer/clock with forecast station for Asia in honor of your wife, LeeAnn, on her Halloween birthday!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LEEANN!!! This is a wonderful "treat" for the Asia caregivers!!! They are very excited about receiving this item!!

Rachel Clarke-Roberts   October 2009 - Thank you, Rachel, for donating the 5 gallon diesel can!!! Our Q Barn caregivers are pleased to have this much needed item!!!

Joan Spievak   October 2009 - Yay, Joan!!!! THANK YOU so much for underwriting all of the hose repair male and female couplings!!! This is fantastic!!! Africa can get busy changing out their hoses!!!

Ellen Leckar   October 2009 - Ellen, thank you for underwriting produce in honor of Steve Leckar!!! We appreciate your support of this ongoing need!!!

Jacqueline Bennett   October 2009 - Jackie, thank you for your thoughtful underwriting donation of fresh fruits and vegetables for Miss Shirley in memory of Jenny. We appreciate your support!!

Joanne Hartough   October 2009 - Joanne, you are the first to contribute to our plastic culverts project!!! Thanks so much for supporting this urgent need!!!

Lillian Kase   October 2009 - Lillian, thanks so much for underwriting hose quick connect kits!!! These will be a tremendous help to our caregivers!!!

Linda Dineen   Octobr 2009 - Thank you, Linda!!!! Our Q Barn caregivers will be very happy to get their chainsaw bar mount!!! Thanks for taking care of this need!!!

Concetta Toniolo   October 2009 - Concetta, thanks for the donation of another Tractor Supply Gift Card!!! You are spoiling us with these gift cards!!! Seriously, these are so nice to have when we need to pick up something in a hurry!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Catherine Waters   October 2009 - Thank you, Catherine, for donating one bottle of Myristin for Bella and all the other Sanctuary dogs!!! This should help with their joints and keep them on the go!!! Thanks so much!!

Katherine Cherry   October 2009 - Katherine, thanks so much for underwriting peanut butter....something we can't do without!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Ejc Van Barneveld   October 2009 - THANK YOU!!!! We appreciate your donations to underwrite one roll of orange safety fence, two replacement blades for the bow saw and wall hooks!!! This is wonderful!!!

Nancy Mangan   October 2009 - Nancy, thanks so much for underwriting Canine Senior Formula for Bella!!! We want to keep her in good shape for her explorations with Tarra!!! Thanks, again!!!

Laura Griffith, Gerri Lazowski, Valerie Marini   October 2009 - Thanks to Laura, Gerri and Valerie for your donations of grease guns!!! Asia should be in good shape now and these will be a big help with our maintenance shop, too!!! We appreciate you all for getting these to us so quickly!!!

Darcy Bull   October 2009 - Darcy, thank you very much for donating two of the Daisy Tightner Handles for Q Barn!!! These tools are very handy to have working with hot wire!!! Thanks, again!!!

Karen Hoxie   October 2009 - Karen, thank you very much for donating two boxes of particulate respirator masks. Our staff have tried different masks, and these seem to be their preference!! Thanks so much for your support!!!

Anonymous Donors   October 2009 - As you requested, we have kept your donation anonymous. THANK YOU for your generous donation to purchase yummy produce treats for the Girls!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Debra Parkhurst   October 2009 - Debra, thanks so much for underwriting the memory card for the digital camera. Asia will be thrilled to get this!! Our Q Barn caregivers will be pleased with the bungee cords as well!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Lorraine Rengers   October 2009 - Lorraine, thanks so much for donating five hose quick connect sets!!! These little things will save so much time for the caregivers!!! Thank you!!!

Lucy Wingate, Terrie Ammon   October 2009 - Yay, more wood shavings!!! Thanks to Lucy and Terrie for your donations to this continual need!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Sharon McKittrick   October 2009 - Sharon, thanks for underwriting one case of cranberries!!! Our Girls LOVE these tasty treats and they are so good for them, too!!! Thanks a bunch!!!

Florence Ognissanti, Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   October 2009 - Thank you to Florence, Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan for your donations to underwrite duct tape...the "fix-it" for everything!!! This is great!!!

Pasquale De Simone   October 2009 - Pasquale, thank you for your donation to underwrite Canine Senior Formula for Bella!!! This supplement is working well for her!!!

Linda Dineen   October 2009 - Yay, Linda!!!!! You are so good to think of the office and our certificate needs. We are approaching our busiest time of the year when we will be printing many, many In Honor and In Memory certificates!!! Thanks for re-stocking our supply!!!!

Audrey Harris   October 2009 - Audrey, thank you so much for underwriting C0Q10 for our Ladies!!! This supplement is a big help to our sweet Shirley!! Thanks, again!!!

Beth Howell, Sabine Zell   October 2009 - A great, big THANK YOU to Beth and Sabine!! Each of you donated three boxes of respirator masks which is wonderful!!! We were down to our last box, so these arrived just in time!!! Thanks so much!!!

Jackie Bennett   October 2009 - Jackie, your donation of cranberries is just wonderful!!! Cranberries are so good for the Girls. They don't get these all the time so this is a special treat!!! Thanks so much!!!

Shelly Wilcutt   October 2009 - Thank you, Shelly, for donating three boxes of Seventh Generation Laundry Detergent!!! We are always happy to receive detergent. We must have clean rags and work towels at the barns!!! Thanks, again!!!

Lillian Kase   September 2009 - Lillian, thanks so much for your generous donation to underwrite wood shavings!!! With the cooler months ahead, our Girls will be using more of these. Thanks so much!!!

Linda Dineen   September 2009 - Yay, Linda!!!! Thank you for underwriting all 20 of the hose repair mender!!! Sometimes our Girls get a hold of the hoses resulting in an need for hose mender!! Thanks so much!!!

Elizabeth Phillips   September 2009 - Thanks to Elizabeth for your generous donation to underwrite produce!!! We place orders twice a week for produce so we are always grateful for these donations!!! Thank you!!!

Maureen Bogart, Cat Waters   September 2009 - A big thanks to Maureen and Cat!!!! We really appreciate your donations to underwrite bug repellent for the Girls!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Eraina Phillips   September 2009 - Yay!!!! Thanks to Eraina for being the first to donate toward the much needed weed eater!!! With all the rain we've had recently, we have lots of trimming to do!!!! Thank you!!!!

Lois Wood   September 2009 - Lois, we truly appreciate your donation toward the automatic waterers!!! We continue to get closer to our goal. Thanks so much!!!

Regina Long   September 2009 - Thanks to Regina for underwriting mangoes for the Girls!!! The Girls say yum, yum!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Judith and Gary Smith   September 2009 - Many thanks to Judy and Gary for taking care of a much needed item that has been on the wish list for a while, but very much needed...the oxy-acetylene hose reel!!!! You have made our maintenance crew very happy!!! Thanks!!!!

William Kirshner   September 2009 - William, thank you for your donation to help care for our dogs. We have applied your contribution toward Canine Senior Formula, as the supplement is beneficial to them. Thanks for your support!!!

Charmaine Stretz   September 2009 - Charmaine, thank you for underwriting one pair of the 1.625" loppers!!! Our caregivers will be happy to get these!!! Thanks so much!!!

Carrie Cavalino-Gilbert   September 2009 - Yay, Carrie!!! Thanks a bunch for donating the Neverkink Marine Hose!!! We definitely cannot do without these hoses!!! We appreciate your support!!

Terry Fiffick   September 2009 - Terry, thank you for donating the heavy duty ratchet strap!!! These straps are very handy to have at the Sanctuary. We use these often!!! Thanks, again!!!

James Takaesu   September 2009 - Thank you, James, for donating two cases of mop heads!!! This should take care of this need for a while. Mopping is a continual job, so these are very much appreciated!!!

Valerie Marini   September 2009 - Valerie, thanks for donating two bottles of Bug Repellent Spray!!! We want to keep those pesky bugs off the Girls and this should help with that problem!! Thanks so much!!!

Concetta Toniolo   September 2009 - Thank you, Concetta, for donating the Tractor Supply gift card!!! We have a Tractor Supply store here in Hohenwald so it is very convenient when we need something right away!!!

Sara Rubida   September 2009 - Sara, thank you for underwriting the atomic wall clock/thermometer!!! It arrived just in time!!! Thanks so much!!!

Michelle Wilhelmi, Sara Rubida   September 2009 - Michelle and Sara, thank you for donating hose quick connect kits!!! Our caregivers put these to use right away!!! Thanks to both of you for your support!!!

Cora Moore   September 2009 - Cora, thank you for donating one gallon of Garlic Barrier!!! Our African beauties will greatly appreciate your donation!!! Thanks so much!!!

Jeff Laatsch, Battletown Animal Clinic   September 2009 - Thanks to Jeff and to Battletown Animal Clinic for your donations of Nolvasan Ointment!!! As you know, this ointment is great for cuts and scrapes. Thanks for your support!!!

Joy Simington   September 2009 - Thanks to Joy for underwriting two very much needed items...the pole saw pruner attachment and the grippy tape!!! Africa will be thrilled to receive the grippy tape!! The pole saw pruner attachment will help us tremendously!!! THANK YOU!!!

Nancy Ruta   September 2009 - Nancy, thanks so much for supporting our automatic waterers project!!! These waterers are fantastic for the Girls!!! Thank you!!!

Laura Zaremba   September 2009 - Laura, your donation to underwrite two boxes of STP-309 Category B Shippers is wonderful!!! We should be set for a while with these!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Darlene Demetri   September 2009 - Darlene, thank you for underwriting fresh fruits and vegetables as well as peanut butter for the Girls!!! We appreciate your help with the vital needs!!!

George Van Setter   September 2009 - George, we so appreciate your donation to help with the ongoing expense of Vitamin E!!! This item is great for the Girls and we certainly appreciate your support!!! Thank you!!!

Kathy & Nathan Brigger   September 2009 - A big thanks to Kathy and Nathan for donating to underwrite the hose quick connect kits!!! These quick connects make life much easier for the caregivers when moving watering hoses around the Sanctuary!!!

Ginger Nelson   September 2009 - Yay, Ginger!!!! thanks so much for all your underwriting donations...B-L Solution, Probiotics Gel, snow peas, sugar snap peas, peanut butter and last but not least, one case of mop heads!!! This is fabulous!!!

Barbara Clarke   September 2009 - Thanks, Barbara, for underwriting the privacy slats!!! Your donation will continue to provide the privacy our African Girls have come to enjoy. Thanks a bunch!!!

Kathleen Mohning   September 2009 - Kathleen, thanks so much for underwriting mangoes for the Girls!!! Our maintenance crew greatly appreciates the container of Gojo hand cleaner that you donated as well!!! They have some jobs that require lots of hand cleaner!!! Thank you!!!

Susan Gillmor   September 2009 - Susan, thank you so much for your donation to underwrite special produce treats for the Girls in honor of your granddaughter, Amelia Mae Bosquette!!! We will be sure to purchase the girls something they don't get all the time!!! Thanks to you and Amelia for being fans of Our Girls!!!

Brenda Brown   September 2009 - Thanks, Brenda, for donating a Tractor Supply gift card!!! Going to Tractor Supply is like Christmas for our staff!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Janet Donohue   September 2009 - Janet, we greatly appreciate your donation to underwrite privacy slats. Thank you for supporting this fencing project. We are getting close to our goal needed to purchase these slats!! Thanks so much!!!

Amanda Booher   September 2009 - Thank you, Amanda, for underwriting mangoes and Probiotics Gel for our Girls!! Miss Frieda sends her love for the probiotics gel!! Thanks for your support!!!

Barbara Donegan   September 2009 - Barbara, thanks for underwriting probiotics gel for Miss Frieda!!! We want to make sure Frieda has plenty of this gel on hand. Thanks, again!!!

Elinor Zetina, Hayley Bushnell   September 2009 - Thank you, thank you!!! Elinor and Hayley, your donations to purchase Cosequin Equine Powder are wonderful!!! We recently placed an order for this item and and could use some more help with this expense! Thanks a bunch!!!

Lois Wood, Charles J. Dougherty, Jr.   September 2009 - Lois and Charles, thank you for your underwriting donations toward the purchase of knife handles and blades for our lab work. This is a necessary item for the lab and very much appreciated. Thanks so much to both of you!!!

Parker McKenzie, Megan Brady, Timothy Goode, Lois Yager, Rowan Marques   September 2009 - Many thanks to Parker, Megan, Timothy, Lois and Rowan for your donations to underwrite wood shavings!!! Our Girls find many uses for these shavings!!! Thanks so much!!!

Deborah Urquhart   September 2009 - THANK YOU, Deborah, for your generous donations toward various items on our wish list!!! Thank you for underwriting Cosequin Equine Powder, Probiotics Gel, wood shavings, Nikon camera and accessories, mangoes, 3" trim roller refills, privacy slats, peanut butter and snow peas!!! All of these donations are absolutely fantastic!!! Thank you very much for taking care of the balances needed on the Nikon camera and accessories as well as the trim roller refills!! We appreciate your support!!

Hingham Town Hall Employees   September 2009 - A great, big THANK YOU to all the caring employees of Hingham Town Hall in Hingham, Massachusetts for your support of the Sanctuary!!! Your donations not only will help with Tarra's endowment, but you will help Bella with purchases of Myristin. Thanks so much to Linda Morash Defreitas, Cliff Prentiss, Abby Childs, Mike McDonald, Katy Lacy, Captain Dave Damstra, Chris Leavitt, Barbara McIntyre, Carol Ford, Kathy Crowley, Jeannie Kehoe, Kate Lathrop, Joan Carpenter, Sue Eddy-Letzia, Elieen McCracken and anyone else we may have missed!!!

Sharon McKittrick   September 2009 - Sharon, thanks so much for underwriting trash bags!! Of course this is an item that we always need. We appreciate your support!!!

Joan Spievak   September 2009 - Hooray for Joan!!!! You have made our caregivers very happy with your donation to underwrite the remaining 7 aluminum scoops!!! These scoops are desperately needed and very much appreciated!!! Thank you!!!

Susan Carrick   September 2009 - Thank you, Susan, for your generous donation to underwrite produce for the Girls in honor of Debra Moore's birthday!!! The Girls will have a birthday treat in honor of your special day!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DEBRA!!!

Vera Spievak   September 2009 - Thank you, Ms. Vera, for underwriting the remainder needed for the work gloves!! Our hardworking caregivers and maintenance staff wear these out in a hurry with all the projects around the Sanctuary!!! Thanks so much!!!

Heather Dodds   September 2009 - Many thanks to Heather for donating to a continual need, peanut butter!!! We cannot do without this item at the Sanctuary!!! Thank you!!!

Linda Dineen   September 2009 - Thank you, Linda!!! We really appreciate your donations to purchast STP-309 Category B Shippers as well as the Dip Quick Refill Kit for our lab needs!!! This is a big help!!!

Cathleen Crowley, George Maltese, Vicki Vaughan, Amelia Giles   September 2009 - Cathleen, George, Vicki and Amelia we appreciate your donations. Thanks to all of you for underwriting Mangoes for the Girls!!! This is an additional dietary supplement for Winkie and the other Girls benefit from it as well!!! Thanks, again!!!

Nancy Files   September 2009 - Yay, Nancy!!!!! The caregivers and maintenance staff are very happy about your donation of Gatorade!!! This drink is a must around here!!! Thanks a bunch!!!

Sonya Sung Moon   September 2009 - Thanks to Sonya for donating two jars of Nolvasan ointment!!! You had perfect timing!!! Thanks, again!!!

Karen Barker   September 2009 - Thank you, Karen, for donating both of the bulldog round jacks that we requested for Q Barn!!! Our caregivers will be excited to get these!!!

Karen Hoxie   September 2009 - Yahoooooo!!! A great, big Thank You to Karen from the office staff for donating one carton of paper towels and toilet tissue!!! We go through quite a bit of this!!!

Elizabeth O'Connor   September 2009 - Elizabeth, thank you so much for your donation of Cryovials to the lab. We are thankful for your support!!

Fay Morris   September 2009 - Fay, thanks a bunch for your donation to underwrite Nalgene Storage Bottles for the lab. We are getting closer to having this need underwritten with your help!!!

Michael Medlar   September 2009 - Michael, thank you for underwriting wood shavings and peanut butter for the Girls in honor of your wife's birthday. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, SHEILA!!!

Elizabeth O'Connor   September 2009 - Elizabeth, thank you so much for underwriting one box of lavender top vacutainer tubes for our lab. Vacutainer tubes are something we will always need for the lab. Thanks!!!

Valerie Marini   September 2009 - Thank you, Valerie, for underwriting wood shavings for the Girls!!! We appreciate all the support you give to the Girls and the Sanctuary!!!

Elinor Zetina   September 2009 - Thank you, Elinor!!! Your generous donation to underwrite Cosequin Equine Powder is fantastic!!! We definitely need this item...thanks a bunch!!!

George Maltese   September 2009 - George, thanks for your donation to underwrite Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda!! This gel works really well for Miss Frieda and we truly appreciate your support!!!

Joy Kent   September 2009 - Yahooooo!!!!! Thank you, Joy, for donating the 18 volt cordless 6-tool combo pack for our hardworking maintenance staff!!! One of our maintence guys had a great big smile on his face when he picked this box up!!!

Charmaine Stretz   September 2009 - Charmaine, thank you for donating four rolls of duct tape!! This tape has multiple uses at the Sanctuary and is greatly appreciated!! Thanks!!!

Ele-fans Herd   August 2009 - We are truly thankful for the Ele-fans Herd. A heartfelt thank you to each and everyone who donated to the lawn mower wish blitz in memory of Rochelle McCormick, a dear and devoted supporter of the Sanctuary.

Donna S. Bass   August 2009 - Thanks to Donna for donating two bottles of CoQ10 with Hawthorn Berry!!! This supplement should be very helpful to our Grandma, Shirley!! Thank you much!!!

Patricia Smith, Cathleen Crowley   August 2009 - Many thanks to Patricia and Cathleen for your generous donations toward the cost of sugar snap peas for Winkie and the Girls!! They do enjoy their peas!!

Joy Kent   August 2009 - THANK YOU, THANK YOU!! Joy, we greatly appreciate your underwriting donation to complete the amount needed to purchase the much-needed Craftsman tool set!! You will make our maintenance staff very happy!

Rebecca Creelman   August 2009 - Rebecca, many thanks for underwriting peanut butter for our girls! They love this tasty treat! Thanks so much!!

Lois Wood   August 2009 - Lois, thanks so much for underwriting STP-309 Category B Shippers! We were getting really low and your timing is perfect!! Thanks for supporting our lab needs.

Diane Sterling   August 2009 - Diane, thank you for supporting our automatic waterers project. Your underwriting donation to this ongoing need is greatly appreciated!!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy and Nathan Brigger   August 2009 - Thank you to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan for your donations to underwrite Gatorade!! Your donation comes just in time for our hot August temperatures. Thanks, again!!

Jacqueline Bennett   August 2009 - Jackie, thank you so much for underwriting one of the welding blankets!! Our maintenance staff will put these blankets to good use! Thanks again for your support!!

Cora Moore   August 2009 - Yahoooo!!! Thanks to Cora for donating six bottles of CoQ10 with Hawthorn Berry for Miss Shirley and her pals!! We appreciate your support!!!

Judy Smith   August 2009 - Judy, thank you so very much for completely underwriting the leg style water tank!!! We recently had no choice but to go ahead and purchase this item, so Scott and the Asian caregivers will be happy to know you have underwritten this need!!! Thanks, again!!!

Joan Spievak   August 2009 - Thank you, Joan, for your fantastic donation!!! Thank you so much for your generous donation to underwrite the remaining 4-wheeler tires that we desperately need!!! This is a tremendous help!!!

Nancy Files   August 2009 - Nancy, you have made our caregivers and maintenance staff very happy with your donation of Gatorade!! We definitely need this during August!!! Thanks so much!!!

Sharon McKittrick   August 2009 - Sharon, thanks so much for underwriting peanut butter!! We will be ordering again soon, so your donation will be a big help. Thanks for your support!!!

Christopher Christian   August 2009 - Three cheers for Christian!!! Thank you, Christopher, for donating yummy apples for Miss Shirley and all her pals!!! Shirley sends her love to you!!

Donna Bass, Ida Lyon   August 2009 - Thank you, Donna and Ida!!! Bella sends her love to both of you for donating Myristin to help with her joints. Ida made this donation to celebrate her birthday and the fact that she is now a "senior"... HAPPY BIRTHDAY, IDA!!!

Juli Bertram   August 2009 - Yay, Juli!!! Thanks for your underwriting donation to help purchase privacy slats for our fencing project!!! These will be great, once they are installed!!!

Nell McDonald   August 2009 - Nell, thank you for underwriting wood shavings for the Girls and for donating the remaining amount needed to purchase the ratchet tie downs!!! Our caregivers will be very happy to get these!!! THANK YOU!!!

Lois Wood   August 2009 - Thank you, Lois!!! We appreciate your donation to underwrite wood shavings for the Girls!!! The Girls certainly have lots of fun with these, not to mention how comfortable they are to stand on!!

Mary Cay Omalley, Margaret Mueller   August 2009 - Wow!!!! Mary Cay and Margaret, thank you so much for your generous donations to underwrite fresh fruits and vegetables for the Girls!!!! Your donations should purchase many tasty treats!!! Thanks, again!!!

Susan Carrick   August 2009 - Yay, Susan!!!! Thanks for all your wonderful donations...Canine Senior Formula for Bella, Myristin and two shoulder straps for the weed trimmers!! Thanks for thinking of Bella and our Caregivers!! Thanks for picking up the shipping cost on these items as well!!

Sharon Hoover   August 2009 - Thank you, Sharon!!!! Your donation to underwrite Cosequin Equine Powder is very much needed and appreciated!!! This item is something we always need!!!

Janis Holstein   August 2009 - Janis, thanks so much for supporting our African barn painting projects!! Your donation to underwrite trim roller refills is a big help!! Thanks again!!

Cheryl Bouchard   August 2009 - Cheryl, thanks so much for your donation to underwrite canine senior formula for Bella!! We appreciate your support!!!

Sharon McKittrick   August 2009 - Sharon, thanks a bunch for underwriting Myristin for Bella. This supplement should aid in keeping Bella fit and ready for her daily explorations with Tarra!! Thanks, again!!!

Barbara Borchardt   August 2009 - Barbara, thank you for donating produce for the Girls!!! Your generous donation will purchase lots of tasty treats for the Girls!!!

Fay Morris   August 2009 - Thanks to Fay for donating toward the Nalgene Storage Bottles on our lab wish list!!! Fay, you are certainly chipping away at this expense!! Thanks so much!!!

Linda Dineen   August 2009 - Thank you, Linda, for your attention to the increase in the cost of cryovials for our lab. We appreciate your recent donation of cryovials and the fact that you sent this additional amount needed to cover the increased price. Thank you!!!

Charmaine Stretz   August 2009 - Charmaine, Bella sends her love for the Daily Canine Senior Vitamins!!! Thanks so much for donating this supplement for our sweet Bella!!!

Joy Kent   August 2009 - Joy, thanks so much for donating two boxes of Seventh Generation laundry detergent, four containers of Gatorade and one 16 oz. jar of Nolvasan Ointment!!! We really needed all of these items!!! Thanks, again!!!

Alberta McCrory, Anne Waters   August 2009 - A big THANK YOU to Alberta and Anne for your donations to underwrite the automatic waterers for the Girls!!! What a wonderful way to honor your friend, Judy Hnilo, on her birthday!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, JUDY!!!!

Linda Dineen   August 2009 - Wonderful!!! Thanks Linda, for underwriting three cases of sterile water!!! As you know, this is needed for our lab work. Thanks for helping with this need!!!

Karen Adams   August 2009 - Thanks, Karen, for your donations to underwrite Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda and more fresh fruits and vegetables for all the Girls!!! We appreciate your continued support!!!

Lindsay Farley   July 2009 - Lindsay, thanks so much for underwriting peanut butter for the Girls!! We use peanut butter regularly when giving supplements to the Girls. Thanks for helping with this ongoing need!!!

Terrie Ammon   July 2009 - Terrie, thanks a bunch for your donation to underwrite wood shavings!!! This is a continual need and very much appreciated!!!

Judith Smith   July 2009 - Thank you, Judith!!!!! We recently placed an order for more Cosequin Equine Powder. Your timing is perfect!!! Thanks for donating toward this much needed item!!!

Anne Terrell   July 2009 - Yay, Anne!!!!! Thank you very much for donating two hydraulic floor jacks!!! These jacks will be very useful to us!!!! Love from Shirley for donating three bottles of CoQ10 with Hawthorn Berry!!! This supplement is sure to benefit our sweet Shirley!!! Thanks so much!!!

Ele-fans Herd   July 2009 - Thank you, thank you to all our loyal supporters in the Ele-fans Herd!!! We truly appreciate all you do for the Girls and the Sanctuary. Thanks for your donations toward the recent gate modifications at the Q Barn!!! This is a big help!!!

Joan Spievak   July 2009 - Joan, thank you sooooo much for underwriting tires for the 4-wheelers!!! These ATVs are vital at the Sanctuary and in constant use making good tires a necessity!!! Thanks, again!!!

Susan Ward   July 2009 - Thank you, Susan, for your donations to help underwrite peanut butter and the Nikon camera and accessories!!! We greatly appreciate your support!!!

George Maltese   July 2009 - George, thanks for underwriting trim roler refills for our painting projects at the African barn!!! This should get them well on their way with painting!!! Thanks so much!!!

Susannah Hughes   July 2009 - Susannah, thanks so much for underwriting all the tasty treats for the Girls...mangoes, sugar snap peas and snow peas!!!! Yummmm, Yummmm!!!!

Joy Kent   July 2009 - Joy, thanks so much for donating the 4" air angle grinder!!! This will certainly help our hardworking maintenance staff with their many projects around the Sanctuary!!!

Karen Adams, Lois Wood   July 2009 - Our Girls send a big THANK YOU to Karen and Lois for underwriting Skin So Soft!!! Your donations have completed the amount needed for this expense!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Joanne Pippitt, Donna Hogg   July 2009 - Joanne and Donna, thank you very much for your donations to underwrite wood shavings!!! The Girls should have fun with these!! Thanks!!!

Susan Gillmor   July 2009 - Susan, thanks so much for underwriting all ten of the 3/8" trim rollers for Africa!!! You will keep the African caregivers busy with these!!! Thanks, again!!!

Nell McDonald   July 2009 - A great, big THANK YOU to Nell for underwriting Probiotics Gel!!!! We definitely want to keep this on hand for Miss Frieda!!! Thanks so much!!!

Nancy Files   July 2009 - Yay, more tasty treats for the Girls...nectarines, plums and peaches!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, NANCY!!!! Thank you for celebrating your 50th birthday with all the Girls at the Sanctuary!!!

Rich Hendele and Barbara Bayley   July 2009 - HAPPY 18TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY to Rich & Barbara on July 21st!!!! You are always thinking of the Girls!!! Thank you for generously underwriting watermelon, strawberries and pineapples in honor of this special occasion!!! We wish you many happy years to come!!!

Cora Moore   July 2009 - Cora, thanks for donating one case of cranberries!!! The Girls will be delighted with this tasty treat!!! Thanks, again!!!

Susannah Hughes   July 2009 - Yay, Susannah!!! Thank you very much for donating one box of the lavender vacutainer tubes!!! We appreciate your support!!!

James Takaesu   July 2009 - Yay!!!!!! James, thanks so much for your donation of four corn brooms, one gallon of Simple Green, one pair of loppers and ten bottles of pro-mix 2-cycle engine oil!!! This if great!!! We needed all these items, but desperately needed the engine oil!!! Thanks, again!!!

Valerie Marini   July 2009 - Thank you, Valerie!!! The corn brooms you donated will be used right away!!! You know we have lots of cleaning around the barns!! Thanks so much!!!

B & G Foods   July 2009 - A great big THANK YOU to B & G Foods!!!! We are so grateful for your continued support of the Sanctuary!!! Thank you so much for the quick and generous delivery of 48 pails of Grandma's Molasses...sweet treats for the Girls!!!

Lynn Corbin   July 2009 - Lynn, thanks so much for your contributions to help with purchasing wood shavings, peanut butter and the automatic waterers!!!! This is fantastic!!!

Charmaine Stretz   July 2009 - Yummmmm!!! Everyone loves fresh fruits and vegetables...especially our Girls!!! Thanks, Charmaine, for underwriting this continual need!!!

Karen Hoxie   July 2009 - Wonderful!!! Thank you, Karen!!!! We appreciate your donation to underwrite the expense of the laptop briefcase!!!

Cathleen Crowley   July 2009 - Cathy, thanks so much for underwriting wood shavings and donating the remaining digital scales needed for weighing diets at the barns!! This is great!!!!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   July 2009 - Thank you to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan for your donations to underwrite the leg style water storage tank!!! This 125 gallon tank will be a big help to our caregivers out in the habitat!!!

LInda Dineen   July 2009 - Thank you, Linda!!!! Your donations of lavender vacutainer tubes and cryovials will be helpful for our lab!!! Thanks a bunch!!!

Ida Lyon   July 2009 - Ida, thanks for underwriting the 3" loppers and Pro-Mix 2-Cycle Engine Oil!!! You should keep our caregivers busy with these items!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Fay Morris   July 2009 - Thank you, Fay, for underwriting Nalgene Storage Bottles for our lab. You are a faithful supporter of our lab needs!! Thanks so much!!!

Karen Smith   July 2009 - Thank you, Karen!!! We are certainly using the Skin So Soft during these hot summer days!!! Thanks so much for underwriting this need!!!

Candy Lee   July 2009 - Wow!!!!! Thank you, Candy, for the generous donation to underwrite wood shavings!!! This will go a long way in purchasing the ongoing need for wood shavings!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Carol Mores   July 2009 - Carol, thank you for underwriting strawberries and other produce treats for Miss Shirley in honor of her 10th Anniversary at the Sanctuary!!! Shirley is sure to love these treats!!!

Sharon McKittrick   July 2009 - Sharon, thanks for underwriting Simple Green!! This is something we are always glad to have around when cleaning!! Thanks a bunch!!!

Nancy Files   July 2009 - Nancy, thanks soooooo much for the Gatorade!!! We don't want our hardworking staff to get dehydrated, so we really go through Gatorade during the summer months! Thanks for thinking of them!!!

Elinor Zetina   July 2009 - Yahoo, Elinor!!!!!! Thanks so much for underwriting both of the flat shelf utility carts!!! These will be very useful to the caregivers!!!

Margaret Baldwin   July 2009 - Margaret, thanks so much for donating one gallon of Castor Oil!!! We use a lot of this during the summer months for our bug spray!! Thanks, again!!

Susan Pristash   July 2009 - Susan, you are the first to donate two of the digital scales. Yay!!!! These scales will aide caregivers in diets preparation for the Girls. Thanks so much for donating two boxes of Seventh Generation laundry detergent as well. The laundry detergent is always needed and the scale should be very helpful!!!

Debra Moore   July 2009 - Debra, thanks so much for underwriting apples for Miss Shirley in honor of her 10th Anniversary at the Sanctuary!!! She will love this yummy treat!!! Thanks, again!!!

Nancy Files   July 2009 - Thank you, Nancy, for underwriting wood shavings, Skin So Soft and fresh fruits and vegetables!!! All of these donations are wonderful, especially the Skin So Soft!!! As you know, we had to purchase this right away. Thanks for helping with that expense!!

Lori Black   July 2009 - Lori, we thank you for your donation to underwrite wood shavings!!! Your support is truly appreciated!!!

Wendy Roberts   July 2009 - Wendy, your donation is fantastic!!!! Thank you for your generous donation to help underwrite the computer for our interns and caregivers!!! This form of communication is so important to them. Thank you for supporting this need!!!

Elaine Byrnes   July 2009 - Thanks to Elaine for underwriting privacy slats for our fencing project!!! Hopefully we will soon reach the number of bags needed to do this project. Thanks for your help!!!

Janine Wilson   July 2009 - Janine, thanks for taking care of the PC Interface Cable and Carrying Case expense!!! This should help the caregivers tremendously!!!

Fay Morris, Elizabeth O'Connor   July 2009 - THANK YOU, THANK YOU to Fay and Elizabeth for your donations to underwrite Cosequin Equine Powder!!! We are very close to ordering this again and really do need help with underwriting!! We appreciate your support!!!

Robert Golson   July 2009 - Thank you, Robert!!!! You have chosen to underwrite to ongoing needs from our wish list...peanut butter and fresh fruits and vegetables!!! We appreciate your generous support!!!

Gayle Belter   July 2009 - Gayle, thanks so much for underwriting peanut butter!!! This donation was made in honor of Kimberly Beltner's birthday. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, KIMBERLY!!!

Barbara Fournier, Kathryn Havemann   July 2009 - Thanks to Barbara and Kathryn for your donations to underwrite peanut butter for the Girls!!! This is one item we always need to have on hand to help out with giving supplements to the Girls!! They love this tasty treat!!!

Jackie Bennett   June 2009 - Jackie, thanks so much for your generous contribution to purchase produce for our sweet Shirley in honor of her 10th Anniversary!!! We appreciate your support!!!

James Takaesu   June 2009 - Thank you, James!!!! We always need trash bags!!! Thank you for donating seven cartons!!! These should help us out for a while!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Joy Kent   June 2009 - Thank you, Joy!!!! We truly appreciate your donation of 4 boxes of needles for our lab!!! We should be set for a while with these!!! Thanks, again!!!

Elizabeth Courtney   June 2009 - WOW!!!!! A great, big THANKS to Elizabeth for generously donating toward our Cosequin Equine Powder need!!! Our supply is very low so we will need to reorder very soon. Your donation will help us with that order!!! Thank you!!!!

Janine Wilson   June 2009 - Janine, your donation of ten Red 'N' Tacky grease cartridges is wonderful!!! This should take care of us for a while!! Thanks so much!!!

Susannah Hughes   June 2009 - Susannah, the automatic waterers are a big hit with the Girls!!! Thanks for your underwriting contribution toward this item!!!

Linda Dineen   June 2009 - Yay, Linda!!! Thank you for being the first to underwrite one of the aluminum scoops!!! You will make the Q Barn caregivers very happy!!! We also appreciate your donations to underwrite Gatorade and Seventh Generation laundry detergent...both are very much needed!!! Thanks, again!!!

Joan Spievak   June 2009 - Thank you, Joan, for underwriting 12 pairs of work gloves!!! We go through these gloves with all the various ongoing projects and jobs around the Sanctuary! We appreciate your donation and support!!!

Sharon McKittrick   June 2009 - Sharon, thank you for underwriting Seventh Generation laundry detergent!!! All the barns use this detergent to keep their shop cloths clean. Thanks for your support!!!

Ele-fans Herd   June 2009 - Three cheers for the Elefans!!!! Thanks soooo much for blitzing for the remaining elecam monitors!!! Your donations have allowed us to purchase three much needed monitors to assist us with the elecam monitoring!!! We appreciate all you do for the Sanctuary and our Girls!!!

Jenne Portune   June 2009 - Jenene, thanks for underwriting Cosequin for Dogs for Bella and all the canine friends of the Girls!!! We acknowledge this donation in honor of Marianne. Thanks for your support!!!

Juanita Eisinger   June 2009 - Juanita, thanks so much for underwriting the Unopette Kits!!! This is something we will need right away. Thank you for taking care of this urgent need. We should be set for now. Thanks, again!!!

Martha Till   June 2009 - Thank you, Martha!!!! Thanks for your wonderful donations to underwrite unopette kits, Crosstex Sanitex Plus (2 gallons) and one case of Centrifuge Tubes!!! Thanks for taking care of these vital needs for the lab!

Judy Smith   June 2009 - Thank you, thank you!!!! Judy, the six Neverkink marine hoses are a much needed item!!!! With our Summer months upon us, these hoses will be a big help to the Girls and our caregivers!!!

George Maltese   June 2009 - Thank you, George!!! Winkie and the Girls love their mangoes!!! Thanks for underwriting this tasty treat for them!!!

Mandy Zeilinger   June 2009 - Mandy, we really appreciate your support of our lab needs!!! Thanks for underwriting sterile water and large, vinyl gloves!!! Thank you!!!

Lois Wood, Elinor Zetina   June 2009 - Lois and Elinor, thanks to both of you for your donations to underwrite the lockers for Q Barn!!! These lockers are great for the caregivers!!! Thanks, again!!!

Susannah Hughes   June 2009 - Susannah, thank for donating five Red 'N' Tacky Grease Cartridges!!!! We want to keep our equipment in tip top shape and this grease cartridges will help do just that!!! Thanks, again!!!

Ginger Nelson, Janis Holstein, Gwynne Lynch   June 2009 - Thanks to Ginger, Janis and Gwynne for your donations to underwrite wood shavings for the Girls!!! We truly appreciate your support of this continual need!!!

Cornelia Ambrosch-Ashton   June 2009 - Cornelia, thanks for underwriting wood shavings as well as helping out with the expense of the automatic waterers!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Karen Smith   June 2009 - Thank you, Karen!!!! Our Girls send their love! Your underwriting donation to purchase peanut butter is greatly appreciated!!!

Janine Wilson   June 2009 - Janine, the caregivers at the Q Barn wish to thank you for the new walk-through screen doors!!! The ones they have desperately need replacing!!! This will be a big help to them!!! The Asian Barn caregivers are very happy to see the 48" heavy duty bungee cords, too!!! You wouldn't believe how useful these cords are when traveling throughout the Sanctuary on the 4-wheelers!!! Thanks so much!!!

Marriott Library Co-workers & Friends of Dorothy Greenland   June 2009 - A great, big THANK YOU goes out to the Marriott Library co-workers and friends of Dorothy Greenland!!!! Dorothy, your wonderful co-workers and friends have made a generous contribution to The Elephant Sanctuary in your honor. They have chosen to underwrite the Nikon camera and accessories in honor of your retirement!! CONGRATULATIONS, DOROTHY!!!! WE WISH YOU MANY HAPPY YEARS OF RETIREMENT!!!!

Carol Sweet   June 2009 - Carol, thanks so much for donating three of the much needed ratchet straps!!! These straps will be used frequently!!! Thanks so much!!!

Owen Sargent   June 2009 - Owen, thank you for your generous donations to underwrite the motor assembly starters and ratchet tie downs. We desperately needed both items. Thanks so much!!!

Susannah Hughes   June 2009 - Susannah, thanks so much for thinking of our dogs and cats here at the Sanctuary by donating ten Tick Keys!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Kevin & Karen McNally   June 2009 - Thank you so much for underwriting privacy slats for our fencing project at the African habitat!!! Karen, in honor of your wedding anniversary, Kevin has chosen to make this donation as a gift to you!! HAPPY ANNIVERSARY!!!!

Michael & Sheila Medlar   June 2009 - Many thanks to Michael and Sheila for underwriting produce in honor of Michael's birthday!!! They have chosen to underwrite apples for Shirley, bananas for Billie and broccoli for Liz and Frieda!!! These girls are sure to share in your birthday festivities with all these yummy treats!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MICHAEL!!!

Nancy Green   June 2009 - Nancy, Bella and the other doggies around the Sanctuary will benefit from your donation in honor of Tarra and Bella. We have applied your donation toward Cosequin for Dogs. Thanks so much for your support!!!

Vera Spievak   June 2009 - Thanks to Vera for underwriting Pure Maple Syrup, Grade B for dear Shirley!!! Shirley is sure to love this new tasty treat!!!

Janine Wilson   June 2009 - Miss Winkie sends a big thank you to Janine for underwiting snow peas!!! Snow peas are an added dietary item for Winkie. Thanks for this donation!!!

Joan Spievak   June 2009 - Yay, Joan!!!! Your contribution toward underwriting the industrial fans completes the remaining amount needed to pay for them!!! They are now completely underwritten!!!! Thanks so much!!!

Jan Foti   June 2009 - Thank you, Jan, for underwriting two ratchet straps and eight boxes of particulate N95 masks!!! We definitely needed both of these items!!! We use a lot of these masks with various projects around the Sanctuary and the ratchet straps are always handy to have!!!

Fay Morris   June 2009 - Thank you, Ms. Fay!!! Fay said, "anything Shirley needs, Shirley will get!" And that, she did...Pure Maple Syrup, to be exact!!! Shirley is sure to enjoy this tasty treat!!! Thanks so much!!!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   June 2009 - Thanks to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan for your donations to underwrite tick keys and a corn broom!!! Thank you for your continued support!!!

Jacqueline Bennett, Janet Chilton   June 2009 - Many, many thanks to Jacqueline and Janet for your donations to help underwrite the expenses of the Nikon camera and accessories!!! This camera has already been used quite a bit with photographing Tarra, Bella and all the other Girls!!! This is a big help to us. Thanks, again!!!

Valerie Marini, Patricia Mendes, Shirley Walter, Kelly Burgess, Cynthia Ruder   June 2009 - Hip Hip Hooray!!!! MANY THANKS to all of you for your donations to underwrite wood shavings!!! Our Girls have fun playing with these as well as standing on them!! Thanks, again!! An additional thanks to Cynthia for underwriting peanut butter as well...another continual need!!!

Michelle Batcher, Jennifer Schneider   June 2009 - Michelle and Jennifer, we appreciate both of you and your support to underwrite privacy slats for our fencing!!! Flora and Tange certainly appreciate your donation!!! Thanks, again!!!

Janine Wilson   June 2009 - Janine, thank you so much for donating three ratchet straps, underwriting B-L Solution and the remaining water pump fo rthe water trailers!!! These straps are so useful to all the barns and very much needed!!! Of course, the B-L Solution goes without saying as to how much we need it, as well as the water pump!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Susannah Hughes   June 2009 - Yay, Susannah!!!!!! Thank you for your generous donations of two bottles of Grape Pedialyte, five ratchet straps, one bag of wood shavings and four gallons of Garlic Barrier!!!! All of these items are very much needed and appreciated!!! Thanks so much!!!

Cat Waters, Jeanine Zmigrodski   June 2009 - THANK YOU, THANK YOU!!!! To Cat and Jeanine for your wonderful donations of Gatorade!!!! It couldn't have arrived at a better time...it's hot in Tennessee!!!

Linda Dineen   June 2009 - Thank you, Miss Linda, for underwriting 37 different items from our wish list in honor of Amity's 37th birthday!!! Thank you for thinking of the Girls!! We greatly appreciate all the following items: 5 bags of wood shavings, 6 pairs of work gloves, 15 packs of Gatorade, 10 each respirator masks and last, but not least, 1 each Pure Maple Syrup for Miss Shirley!!! HAPPY, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO AMITY!!!

Cora Moore   June 2009 - Cora, thanks for donating 2 cases of grape Pedialyte for the Girls!!! This should take care of us for a while!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Juanita Eisinger   June 2009 - Thanks, Juanita!!! We appreciate your support of our lab needs by donating 2 boxes of disposable hypodermic needles. This is great!!!

Susannah Hughes   June 2009 - Susannah, your donation of five corn brooms will undoubtedly make some caregivers at the Asian barn very, very happy!!! Their brooms are worn down to nubs, practically!!! Thanks so much!!!

Janine Wilson   June 2009 - Hooray for Janine!!! Thank you so much for underwriting one of the water pumps for the water trailers!!! We must keep our water trailers in good working order for our Girls!!! Thanks again!!!

Fay Morris   June 2009 - THANK YOU, Fay!!!!!! Your donation to underwrite the X-Ray Platform for our lab completes the outstanding amount needed for this item!!! We very much appreciate your help with this!!!

Jeanine Zmigrodski, Susannah Hughes   June 2009 - Thanks to Jeanine and Susannah for your underwriting donations to purchase wood shavings for our Girls!!! You will make some Girls very happy!!!

Joanne Hartough, Janine Wilson   June 2009 - Thank you, thank you!!! Janine, thanks for underwriting apples for sweet Shirley; and Joanne, thanks for underwriting produce for all the Girls!!! We appreciate both your donations and support!!!

Joan Spievak   June 2009 - Joan, thanks for your donation to underwrite cranberries for the Girls!!! Miss Flora has been waiting for her cranberries to arrive!!! Thanks so much!!!

Linda O'Donnell   June 2009 - Yay, Linda!!!!!!! Thank you so much for donating three packs of Geographics forest paper for our certificate acknowledgments!!! We will certainly put these to use!! (I didn't receive your mailing address with this order. If you would kindly email me that information at lorenda@elephants.com we would like to mail your acknowledgment receipt for this donation.) Thanks so much!!!

Debra Parkhurst, Nancy White   June 2009 - Thanks to Debra and Nancy for your donations to underwrite the industrial fans. These fans should help tremendously in our barns!!! Debra, thanks for making this donation in honor of your birthday...HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM THE GIRLS!!!

Pat & Jesse Barnes, Debra Parkhurst   June 2009 - Our Girls couldn't be happier with your donations of fresh fruits and vegetables!!!! Thanks to Debra, Pat and Jessie for your support of this continual need!!! Debra, we will be sure to treat Debbie with a special treat in honor of your birthday!!!

Susannah Hughes   June 2009 - Thanks, Susannah, for your quick response to underwrite our need for a Nikon camera replacement battery. We just received the battery today, so you had perfect timing!!! Thanks, again!!!

Charmaine Stretz   June 2009 - Charmaine, thank you for underwriting Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda. As you know, this is a continual need and we appreciate your support!!!

Joan Spievak   May 2009 - Joan, thank you so much for underwriting all four boxes of needles we requested for the lab!! This is a big help to us as well as your donation to purchase Gatorade for the caregivers and maintenance staff!!! Temperatures are heating up around here so we will definitely be needing that item!!! Thanks, again!!!

Susannah Hughes   May 2009 - Susannah, thanks so much for your donation to help with underwiting the automatic waterers!! These waterers will make a big difference throughout the Sanctuary!!! THANK YOU, THANK YOU!!!

Mona Motz   May 2009 - Thank you, Mona, for underwriting two boxes of N95 particulate respirator masks!!! We have many projects around the Sanctuary where these masks are used and needed!!! Thanks for your donation!!!

Elinor Zetina   May 2009 - Thank you, Elinor, for your donations to underwrite fence handles for hot wire as well as the 3" vinyl numbers needed for the gate at the African barn!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Janine Wilson   May 2009 - Yay, Janine!!!!!!!!! Thank you so much for your underwriting donation to help with the remaining expense of disposable ear plugs!!! We use these when performing many jobs around the sanctuary!! Thanks for your support!!!

Connie Ziegler   May 2009 - Connie, thank you for underwriting produce for Miss Flora!!! We will be sure to get her a special treat!!! Thanks, again!!!

Janine Wilson, Judy Smith   May 2009 - A great big THANK YOU TO Janine and Judy!!! Fresh fruits and vegetables are a big and ongoing expense so we truly appreciate your generous donations!!! Janine, thank you for committing to a MONTHLY DONATION of produce!!! Judy, thank you for purchasing oranges and watermelons for all the Girls...three to each Girl!!! Yummmmmm!!!!!

Vera Spievak   May 2009 - Thank you, Ms. Vera, for your thoughtful underwriting donations in memory of Ned. The Girls love cranberries and the caregivers will be most appreciative of your industrial fan donation!!! Thanks, again!!!

George Maltese   May 2009 - Thank you,George!!! Winkie is sure to love the mangoes you have underwritten!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Nell McDonald, Janine Wilson   May 2009 - Nell and Janine, thank you for your underwriting donations to purchase Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda!!! We definitely don't want to run out of this item!!! Thanks so much!!!

Lisa Mays   May 2009 - Lisa, the Girls appreciate your donation for wood shavings...you know how much fun they have with these!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Darlene Demetri, Diane Mattson   May 2009 - Darlene and Diane, thank you for your donations to underwrite peanut butter for the Girls!!! Our Girls must have their peanut butter!!! Thank you for supporting this continual need!!!

Brenda Brown   May 2009 - Thank you, Brenda!!!! We appreciate your donation to underwrite STP-820 Biological Substance, Category B Marking Labels. These labels are needed for our lab work. Thanks for your support!!!

Lois Wood   May 2009 - Thank you, Lois, for your generous donation to underwrite the x-ray platform listed on our lab wish list!! This is truly helpful!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Jewel Daley   May 2009 - Jewel, thank you for your underwriting donation for B-L Solution in memory of Vennie Wiginton. B-L Solution is a continual need for the Girls. Thanks so much!!!

Cat Waters   May 2009 - Cat, thank you so much for donating the Wal-Mart gift card. We appreciate your generosity and support of our work!!! Thanks, again!!!

Elizabeth Reich, Tara Loftus   May 2009 - Thanks, Elizabeth and Tara, for your donations to underwrite new replacement tracks for our bulldozer!!! We are getting closer to our goal!!! Thanks to both of you for your help with this!!!

Kameron-Marie Elliott, Susannah Hughes, Jean Sullivan   May 2009 - Yahooooo!!! Thank you to Kameron-Marie, Susannah and Jean for your donations to help with underwriting privacy slats for our fencing!!! Your support means so much!!!

Janine Wilson   May 2009 - Thank you, Janine!!!! We truly appreciate your underwriting donation of 1 case of 3M particulate respirator masks!!! This is a big help to us!!! Thanks so much!!!

Anonymous Donor   May 2009 - We have had a thoughtful donation from someone who wishes to remain anonymous; however, we want to THANK YOU for purchasing the computer, monitor and wireless PCI card for Carol in honor of her birthday!!!! This system will be a tremendous help to her!!! Thank you so much!!!

Ele-fans Herd   May 2009 - Our Ele-fans are amazing!!!! Not only have you raised enough money to purchase one of the industrial fans, but you exceeded that amount!!! We actually need three of these, so we are able to put this additional amount toward another one!!! Your donations in memory of Ned and Bunny speak volumes. Thank you for caring and loving them so much.

Gary Fitzgerald   May 2009 - Yay!!!!!!! A big thanks to Gary for donating 4 gallons of Castor Oil!!! We will definitely be using this with the summer months upon us!! The bugs will be out.....time for our homemade bug spray! Thanks, again!!!

Roslyn Abramovitch   May 2009 - Thank you, Roz!!! The N95 particulate respirator masks w/valve are an urgent need. Thank you for your donation of 30 masks and for getting them to us right away!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Valerie Marini   May 2009 - Valerie, thanks so much for donating the remaining Amazing Graze dispenser!!! Our Girls have lots of fun with these...not to mention the treats!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Kyle Eadie   May 2009 - Thank you, Kyle!!!! We greatly appreciate your donation of ten particulate respirator masks!!! The temperatures are heating up around here so we will be needing quite a few of these masks with the many projects to be done around the barns!! Thank you for your support!!!

Joy Kent   May 2009 - Joy, thank you for donating 30 large Tyvek Coveralls with open wrist and ankles!!! These are a must have with our lab work!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Kathleen Cullen   May 2009 - Yay, Kathleen!!!! Our Asia Barn caregivers are thrilled with the bungee cords you donated!!! These are a big help to them when carrying things throughout the Sanctuary on their 4-wheelers!!! Thanks a bunch!!!

Timothy Strong   May 2009 - Timothy, thank you for your donation to help with needs for Tarra and Bella. Half of you donation will go to Tarra's endowment and the other will purchase Cosequin for Dogs for sweet Bella. Thanks for your support!!!

Dixie Whitaker   May 2009 - Thank you so much, Ms. Dixie, for your generous contribution to help with needs of the Sanctuary!!! We have purchased one Pelco KBD300 Desktop Joystick Keyboard and two flatscreen TVs to help with our ele-cam monitoring!!! Your donation has helped us tremendously!!! We are grateful for your support!!!

Ms. Peggy Otto & her students at Sherwood Elementary   May 2009 - Many, many thanks to each and every one of you for your donations to feed Ned. We will be sure to purchase his favorite foods!!! Thank you all for your letters of encouragement for Ned. We appreciate your support!!!

Debra Moore   May 2009 - Debra, thank you so much for your thoughtfulness. Your donation to purchase meals for Bunny's caregivers means so much. We truly appreciate the kindness you have expressed and your concern for Bunny and her caregivers.

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   May 2009 - Thanks to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan!!! We appreciate your donation to purchase the bolt cutter and bungee cords...both are much needed items!!!

Valerie Marini   May 2009 - Yay, Valerie!!!!! Three Amazing Graze treat dispensers!!! These dispensers provide lots of fun for the girls, not to mention the treats!!! Thank you!!!

Ms. Joyce Richards & her 2nd Grade Students, Yankeetown School   May 2009 - Our Girls and Ned send a GREAT, BIG THANK YOU to Ms. Richards, Malina Giaum, Austin Johnson, Naythan Ramirez, Alyssa Thompson, Amanda Degennaro, Jaden Vanhorn and JJ Yates for your letters and donations to buy fresh fruits and vegetables!!! Thank you for helping the Sanctuary and its residents!!!

Frank Dobrovics   May 2009 - Frank, thanks for your donations to underwrite mangoes and sugar snap peas...treats that are sure to make Winkie happy!!

Fay Morris   May 2009 - Fay, thanks for helping with the x-ray platform expense. Our lab work is very important and we appreciate your support!!!

Lorena Blas, Danielle Parsons   May 2009 - Lorena and Danielle, you both have perfect timing!!! We just placed an order for more B-L Solution. Your donations will help with this expense!!! Thanks so much!!!

Joan Spievak   May 2009 - Thank you, Joan!!! We greatly appreciate your donation to cover the expense of two replacement batteries for our generators. Thank you for your support!!!

Jan Bigelow   May 2009 - Thanks, Jan, for your donation to underwrite produce for the Girls to receive their favorite treats! We appreciate your support!!!

Kathryn Law   May 2009 - Kathryn, your donation to underwrite Quick Rolled Oatmeal for Ned is wonderful!!! Ned loves his oatmeal!!! Thanks so much!!!

Mrs. Leanne Morrissey & her Kindergarten class, Room 29, Meadow Brook School   May 2009 - Our Girls and Ned are very happy with the produce you all helped to purchase!!! They love fresh fruits and vegetables, especially the watermelons, carrots, grapes, bananas and broccoli you requested!!! We appreciate your hard work!!!

Sister Elizabeth Heller   May 2009 - Sister Heller, thanks so much for your donation to help with the expense of the new tracks for the bulldozer!!! Our little, but mighty bulldozer is used for many tasks at the Sanctuary!! Thanks, again!!!!

Valerie Marini   May 2009 - Valerie, thanks so much for donating the Krogers gift card from your nephew!!! These cards are so handy for various odds and ends that we need!!

Robert J. Miller   May 2009 - Thank you, Robert, for donating 2 flash drives and one Linksys wireless router for our computer!!! We should be in good shape with these!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Linda Dineen   May 2009 - Linda, thanks so much for your donation to help underwrite the leg style water storage tank!!! This tank will be a tremendous help to the caregivers and the Girls!!! We appreciate all you do for our Girls and Ned!!!

Rich Hendele   May 2009 - Rich, thanks so much for your generous donation to underwrite produce, strawberries and watermelon in particular, for all the Girls in honor of Barbara Bailey's birthday!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BARBARA!!!

Magda Kowalski   May 2009 - Magda, thank you so much for your donation to assist with the expenses of the New Asian Barn!! Your support is truly appreciated!!!

Christine Deorio   May 2009 - Yay, Christine!!!! The office staff sends a great, big THANK YOU for underwriting recycled paper towels!!! As you can imagine, we go through these!! We also appreciate your donation to help with Ned's expenses as well!!!

Jacqueline Bennett   May 2009 - We will have two happy Girls in Africa!!! Thank you, Jackie, for your generous donation of produce to Tange and Flora in memory of Echo. We appreciate your continued support!!!

Charmaine Stretz   May 2009 - Charmaine, thanks so much for donating all ten of the 65W reflector floodlight bulbs!!! The caregivers at Q Barn will be very happy!!!

Phyllis Beercheck   April 2009 - Phyllis, thank you for helping with the expense of the tracks replacement of our bulldozer!!! We appreciate your donation and support!!!

Replogle Enterprises   April 2009 - Replogle Enterprises has made a wonderful donation of wood shavings...a tractor trailer load, to be exact!!! This is fabulous!!!! Thank you so much for your generous donation and support!!!

Shirley Bryant   April 2009 - Shirley, we greatly appreciate your donation to help with the continual expense of Cosequin Equine Powder!!! This is wonderful!!! Thanks, again!!!

Judy Smith   April 2009 - Thank you, Judy, for underwriting three Amazing Graze dispensers!!! Our Girls are sure to have lots of fun with these!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Lucy Wingate   April 2009 - Thanks, Lucy, for underwriting wood shavings!!! This is a continual need and we appreciate your support!!!

Doreen Shiavi   April 2009 - Doreen, thank you for celebrating Dulary's arrival anniversary to the Sanctuary by underwriting fruit for everyone!!! We also appreciate your donations for Ned's care and dog treats in memory of Dudley, the canine companion of Wendy Young. Thanks, again!!!

Connie Jo Ziegler   April 2009 - Flora sends a great, big THANK YOU to Connie Jo for underwriting produce just for her!!! We are thankful for your donation and support!!!

Rena Bransten   April 2009 - Rena, thank you so much for your generous donation to help with the privacy slats for our fencing needs!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Diane Somatican   April 2009 - Diane, thank you for underwriting Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda!!! This is definitely an ongoing need and very much appreciated!!!

Jane Stanley   April 2009 - Jane, thank you so much for underwriting the remaining items needed for the security cabins!!! Your donation will purchase the remaining microwave and two sleeping bags!!! THANK YOU!!!

Owen Sargent   April 2009 - Owen, we greatly appreciate your donation to underwrite peanut butter!!! Your donation will help with the expense of our most recent peanut butter shipment!! Thanks for your support!!!

Cheryl Conner   April 2009 - Thank you, Cheryl!!!! Many thanks for your underwriting donations to purchase peanut butter, fresh fruits and vegetables and automatic waterers!!! Thank you for supporting our Girls and Ned!!!

Dolores Rufo, Joan Spievak   April 2009 - Dolores and Joan, thank you so much for underwriting fresh fruits and vegetables for Ned and the Girls!!! Joan, thanks for making your donation in memory of Tina's birthday! We truly appreciate your donations and support!!!

James Takaesu   April 2009 - James, thanks so much for underwriting the remaining hose quick disconnect sets!!! Hopefully this should take care of us for a while!! Thanks for your support!!!

Jacqueline Bennett   April 2009 - Thank you, Jackie, for your underwriting donation to help with the Nikon camera and accessories expense!! We know you and all our members will enjoy the new photos taken with this new camera! Many thanks for your support!!!

Laurie Morrison   April 2009 - Laurie, thanks so much for underwriting six boxes of mangoes and one box of sugar snap peas in honor of Tracy Torme`. We greatly appreciate your thoughtfulness!!!

The Cloth Bag Company   April 2009 - Thank you so much for donating 45 green cloth totes and 45 blue cloth totes for our gift shop!!! We truly appreciate your continued support!!!

Amity Bryson   April 2009 - A great big THANK YOU to Amity for underwriting 61 wish list items in honor of your mom, Linda Dineen, on her 61st birthday!!! Linda and her favorite girl, Shirley, are both 61. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LINDA!!!! Enjoy your special day!!! The items underwritten for this special occasion are: 10 bags of wood shavings, 3 bottles anti septic spray, 1 each automated pet waterer, 1 each thermostat, 2 each (7 oz.) Nolvasan ointment, 2 microwaves, 2 ensilage forks, 4 wooden handle shovels, 6 laundry baskets, 2 medium dog beds, 2 Amazing Graze treat dispensers, 1 box trash bags, 5 bottles Simple Green, 2 boxes Seventh Generation laundry detergent, 1 gal. Castor Oil, 1 order snow peas, 2 orders mangoes, 1 Gojo hand cleaner, 2 Pelco KBD300 keyboard wiring kits, 2 bulletin boards (2x3), 2 HP 88 ink cartridges and 7 packs Geographics forest paper!!! THIS IS AWESOME!!! MANY THANKS!!!

Martha Till   April 2009 - Martha, thank you for underwriting items from our lab supplies wish list!!! The rotors for the Abaxis Chemistry Analyzer and serum separator tubes are both items that we must have for the lab!!! Thanks so much!!!

Shawney Bell, Michelle Batcher   April 2009 - Thanks to Shawney and Michelle for your donations to underwrite wood shavings!!! This is an ongoing need for the Sanctuary. We truly appreciate your donations and support!!!

George Maltese   April 2009 - Thanks to George, for underwriting mangoes for Winkie and her friends!!! We truly appreciate your support!!!

Krishna Konduru   April 2009 - Krishna, thanks so much for underwriting bananas for Miss Flora for three months!!! Flora sends her love for your generous donation!! Thanks, again!!!

Jenene Portune   April 2009 - Thank you, Jenene!!! We greatly appreciate your donations for Ned and the Girls!!! Your underwriting donations will purchase many tasty produce treats for them!!!

Sabine Zell   April 2009 - Thank you, Sabine!!! The twin size blankets you donated for the security cabins are very much appreciated!!! It still gets cool in the evenings so they will get plenty of use!!! Thanks, again!!!

James Takaesu   April 2009 - James, our caregivers are thrilled with the new pitchforks you donated!!! You will keep them busy with these new tools!! Thanks so much!!!

Diane Sterling   April 2009 - Happy Birthday to Diane from her her little Pom, Barkley and on behalf of her sponsored girl, Debbie!! Because Diane is so addicted to the EleCam, she decided to underwrite the flat screen TV that we need for monitoring the EleCam! Thank you, Diane!!!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   April 2009 - Thanks to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan for underwriting particulate respirator masks!!! We use a lot of these!!! Thanks for your donation!!!

Joan Spievak   April 2009 - Joan, thank you for underwriting 150 lbs. of quick rolled oatmeal for Ned!!! We just received a new shipment of oatmeal last week. Your donation came just in time to help with this purchase!!! Thanks, again!!!

Stephanie Clark   April 2009 - Stephanie, your donations to underwrite wood shavings and the remaining balance left on the refrigerators for the cabins are fantastic!!! Thank you so much for your generous support!!!

Wanda Tomaski   April 2009 - Wanda, you are the first to contribute toward the purchase of the much need 4-wheeler!!! Thank you for your generous donation in honor of Kevin Coughlin. We truly appreciate your support!!!

Linda Dineen   April 2009 - Wonderful!!!! Linda, thanks so much for underwriting the expense of the concrete steps we purchased for the Q Barn security cabin!!!

Fay Morris   April 2009 - Thank you, Fay, for being the first to donate toward the X-Ray Platform listed under our lab supply needs!!! Your continued support is very much appreciated!!!

Charmaine Stretz   April 2009 - Charmaine, your donation to under Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda is truly appreciated!!! This is an ongoing need and expense. Thanks for your support!!!

Susan Carrick   April 2009 - Thank you, Susan, for underwriting one case of grape Pedialyte!!! This is great!!! Thanks, again!!!

Elinor Zetina   April 2009 - Yahooooo!!!!! Thank you, Elinor!!! We greatly appreciate your generous donations to underwrite the wheels and axles for the dump trailers as well as the tires for the African Barn gate renovations!!! This is fabulous!!!

Karen Bringol   April 2009 - Karen, thank you for underwriting wood shavings...fun time for the Girls, and a nice cushion for those roaming feet!!! Thanks, again!!!

Louise Kloss, Susan Gillmor   April 2009 - Thanks to Louise and Susan for underwriting produce for the Girls and Ned!!! Louise donated produce in honor of Sara Eklund-Payne and Susan donated produce, strawberries in particular, in honor of Amelia Mae Bosquette! Thank you both for your thoughtful donations!!!

Shelley Bloomfield   April 2009 - Shelley, we greatly appreciate your donation to underwrite grape Pedialyte!!! We don't want Our Girls or Ned to get dehydrated! Thanks, again!!!

Donna Borden   April 2009 - Donna, thanks so much for donating two large Nuzzle Nest dog beds!!! You will make some doggies (and kitties) very happy!!! Thanks, again!!!

Valerie Marini   April 2009 - Valerie, thanks so much for underwriting wood shavings and donating two Nuzzle Nest dog beds...both should be well used!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Elinor Zetina   April 2009 - Thank you, Elinor!!! The remaining balance left on the 12,000 btu air conditioners for the cabins has been underwritten!!! Thank you for taking care of that balance!!!

Kanishka Agarwala   April 2009 - Kanishka, thank you so much for underwriting the cell phone booster for the Asian barn. This booster should help our phone reception tremendously!!! Thanks for your support!!!

William R. Cowan, Jr.   April 2009 - Thanks Bill, for donating two dry-erase/cork boards, two Pow'r-Pull 2 ton Come-A-Longs and five pushbrooms!!! All these items are greatly appreciated!!!

Ele-fans Herd   April 2009 - We love our Elefans!!!! Thank you so much for your contributions to underwrite the Water Power Booster for Q Barn!!! This should make a significant difference in the water supply at Q Barn. Not only did you meet this need, you exceeded the amount needed which will go toward the lockers for Q Barn!! Thanks for all you do!!!

Susan Pristash   April 2009 - Thanks, Susan!!!! The Male Quick Connects are really appreciated!!! You have made our caregivers very happy!! Thanks, again!!!

William R. Cowan, Jr.   April 2009 - Thanks, Bill, for underwriting two sleeping bags and two twin blankets for the security cabins!!! These items are greatly appreciated!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Edna Bowman   March 2009 - Edna is our seventh 4-wheeler sponsor. Thank you, Edna, for sponsoring Tarra and Bella's 4-wheeler and naming it "Eleanor" in memory of our beloved Basset, Eleanora. We are thankful for your support!!!

Gerri Lazowski, Edna Bowman   March 2009 - Thank you, Gerri and Edna!!! Our little Hummingbird friends will be very happy to see the new feeders both of you donated to the Sanctuary!!! Thank you for your donations and support!!!

Joyce Dennehy   March 2009 - Thank you, Joyce!!!!!! Joyce is our eighth participant of the 4-wheeler sponsorship opportunity. She is sponsoring The Divas' 4-wheeler and has chosen to name the 4-wheeler "Lulu" after her beloved little toy poodle!! Thank you for helping us with this vital need!!!

M. Christine Ghose   March 2009 - Thank you for your special underwriting donation of peanut butter in memory of your Jack Russell named Finnegan. We appreciate your support!!

Fay Morris   March 2009 - Fay, thanks so much for underwriting the fecal loops for our lab needs. We truly appreciate your support!!!

Katherine Firth   March 2009 - Katherine, thanks so much for underwriting peanut butter for Sissy and her friends!!! We just placed an order for more peanut butter, so your donation will help with this expense!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Jacqueline Bennett   March 2009 - Jacqueline, thank you so much for donating special produce for Misty and Dulary in memory of Delhi!! What a wonderful way to honor and remember our sweet Delhi. Thank you for your support!!!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   March 2009 - Thanks to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan!!! We greatly appreciate your donations to underwrite hose quick disconnects...a small item, but a great big help around the Sanctuary!!! Thanks, again!!!

Randi Weiss   March 2009 - Randi, Peanut Butter and B-L Solution are two large expenses and continual needs for the Sanctuary!!! Thank you for donating to both of these needs!!!

Judy Smith   March 2009 - Judy, we greatly appreciate your continuing support!!! Thanks so much for underwriting one heavy duty 2 ton come-a-long and all ten of the Grip 'n spray car wash nozzles!!!

Sharon McKittrick   March 2009 - Sharon, thanks for underwriting produce for The Girls and Ned!!! This is an ongoing expense for the Sanctuary and we are thankful for your donation!!!

Tara Loftus   March 2009 - Thank you, Tara, for your donation toward the refrigerators for the cabins. These refrigerators have been purchased and we appreciate your donation to help pay for this expense!!!

Nancy Haskin, Carrie Mathos, Gail Hazen, Barbara Garrison, Karen Adams, Dorothy McCarthy   March 2009 - Our Girls and Mr. Ned will be trumpeting with joy at the site of more wood shavings!!! Thanks to all of you for underwriting this urgent need!!!

Constance Gonczy   March 2009 - Constance, thank you for your donation to underwrite hay. This is an ongoing need. Your donation is very much appreciated!!!

Jan Foti   March 2009 - Jan, thanks so much for donating fifteen 3/8" Male Quick Connects!!! These little fittings save so much time for the caregivers!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Barbara Bayley and Rich Hendele   March 2009 - Yahoooooo!!!! Our Girls and Mr. Ned have been treated to a big, yummy fruit salad, compliments of Barb and Rich!!! Thanks so much for donating all the potatoes, watermelon, kiwi, snap peas, dates, oranges, apples, mangoes, craisins, carrots, celery, pineapples, bananas and celery!!! We also want to thank you for the milk bones and various ink cartridges!!! You guys are fantastic!!! We appreciate you so much!!!!

Jean Kindleberger   March 2009 - Jean, thank you so much for the Lowe's gift cards!!! We usually make a trip to Lowe's once a week to pick up various things!!! These cards will be very useful!!! Thanks, again!!!

Melissa Nelson   March 2009 - Melissa, the Wal-Mart gift card you donated is very much appreciated!! We are always needing to pick up odds and ends. These cards are perfect for such occasions!!! Thanks so much!!!

Joan Spievak   March 2009 - Joan is our sixth sponsor in the 4-wheeler sponsorship opportunity. She is very fond of Ned and has chosen to sponsor his 4-wheeler, naming it "The Neddie"!!! Thank you, Joan!!!!

Juanda Garlington   March 2009 - Juanda, thanks so much for the Lowe's gift card!!! We are always picking up items there so this donation is very useful!!! Thanks, again!!!

Marsia Shea, Nell McDonald   March 2009 - Marisa and Nell, thank you both for underwriting Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda!!! We just ordered another supply so your timing is perfect!!! Thanks, again!!!

Margaret Leighton   March 2009 - Margaret, thank you for caring about Our Girls and Ned!!! Your underwriting donation for special treats is greatly appreciated!!! We will be sure to order them a special produce treat that they do not get regularly!!!

Elizabeth Harden   March 2009 - Elizabeth, thank you for underwriting special treats for The Girls in honor of Alana Thorpe-Bender's birthday...raspberries, strawberries and blueberries!!! How tasty is this!!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, ALANA!!!

Laurie Hochstetler, Joan Spievak   March 2009 - Laurie and Joan, thank you from Mr. Ned!!! Ned loves his oatmeal. Thank you for providing underwriting to purchase this continual need!!!

Terrie Ammon   March 2009 - Terrie, your donation to underwrite wood shavings is greatly appreciated!!! Wood shavings are fun for the elephants and provide soft areas for tired feet! Thanks, again!!!

Liz Roesler   March 2009 - Liz, thanks so much for providing the underwriting needed to purchase the remaining five Jolly Balls for Mr. Ned!!! These balls are great fun!!! Thanks so much!!!

B&G Foods   March 2009 - Ned and The Girls send a great big THANK YOU to B&G Foods for your generous donation of Grandma's Molasses!!! We truly appreciate your support!!!!

Julia Rieke Sprinkle   March 2009 - Julia, thank you for donating ten packs of Geographics Forest Paper!!! We sure use a lot of these so it's good to have some on hand!!! Thanks so much!!!

Joylen Kent   March 2009 - Thank you, Joylen, for donating the 3-piece breakfast island set for the Q Barn Security Cabin!!!! This will be very useful to our staff!!!

Charmaine Stretz   March 2009 - Charmaine, our caregivers at Asia send a great, big thanks to you!!! The male quick connects are just what they needed!!! Thanks, again!!!

Michelle Batcher   March 2009 - Michelle, thank you for your underwriting donaton toward the 12,000 btu air conditioner expense. It will soon be time to put these units to use!!! Thanks so much!!!

Ingeburg Fehlberg   March 2009 - Ingeburg, thank you for thinking of our lovable dogs here at the Sanctuary. Your generous donation to underwrite dog food helps tremendously!!! Thanks, again!!

Katy Hales   March 2009 - Katy, thank you for your thoughtful donation of hand and toe warmers in honor of your mother, Marjorie Hales, on her birthday!!! Happy Birthday, Marjorie!!! Thanks again, Katy, our caregivers and maintenance staff really appreciate these on cold evenings!!!

Holly Vestal   March 2009 - Thank you, Holly, for your donation of five push brooms, five gallons of Simple Green and five boxes of trash bags!!!! All of these items will be a big help to the barns!!! Thanks, again!!!

Sabine Zell   March 2009 - We are so grateful to our 4-wheeler sponsors!!! Sabine has committed to sponsor Flora and the name for her 4-wheeler..."The African Queen"!!! Thank you, Sabine, for supporting this vital need!!!

Stacey Kast   March 2009 - Stacey, thanks so much for underwriting Probiotics Gel for Mr. Ned!!! We just reordered a supply so your donation will help with that expense!!! Thanks, again!!!

William Macinnis   March 2009 - Thank you, William!!! Quick Rolled Oatmeal and Probiotics Gel are two things that Ned uses weekly!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Ele-fans Herd   March 2009 - Three cheers for the Ele-fans!!! Thank you so much for blitzing to underwrite the plasma cutter!!! Your donations allowed us to purchase this much needed piece of equipment which is a tremendous help to our maintenance staff!!! Thanks, again!!!

Anonymous Donor   March 2009 - Our fourth sponsor to assist us with our 4-wheeler sponsorship has chosen to remain anonymous!!! Our anonymous donor is sponsoring Scott's 4-wheeler in memory of Hansa, the six year old elephant from Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, Washington that passed in June, 2007. As a memorial to this young elephant, our donor has decided to name Scott's 4-wheeler, "Hansa".

Valerie Marini   March 2009 - Valerie, our doggies send a great big thank you for the new beds!!! These are wonderful. Thanks so much!!!

Christine Deorio   March 2009 - Christine, thanks for underwriting serum separator tubes for the lab. Your donation came just in time as we need to order some!! Thanks, again!!!

Lisa Leeman   March 2009 - Lisa, thanks so much for underwriting produce for Flora and Tange. We will be ordering some of their favorite foods, as you requested!!! Thanks, again!!!

Diane Sterling   March 2009 - Thanks to Diane!!!! Your underwriting donation toward the automatic waterers is greatly appreciated. These waterers are fantastic and a big help in the Sanctuary.

Linda Dineen   February 2009 - Thank you, Linda!!! The office appreciates the open end mailing envelopes you underwrote. This is a big help to us and you have helped Carol tremendously by underwriting the portable hard drive for her!!! We appreciate all your support!!!

Debra Moore   February 2009 - Thanks to Debra from Ned, Tange and Tarra for underwriting their favorite fruits!!! We appreciate your support!!! Thanks again!!!

Judy Smith   February 2009 - Yummmmmmmm!!!!! Those little tasty cranberries...our girls love those things!!! Thank you, Judy, for underwriting one case!!!

Cindy Robison   February 2009 - Cindy, thank you for underwriting Crosstex Sanitex Plus. We like to have this on hand in the lab. Thanks for your support!!!

Lindsay Farley   February 2009 - Thank you, Lindsay!!!!!!! Wood shavings is an ongoing need at the Sanctuary!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Gretchen Bishop   March 2009 - Gretchen, the girls love the Amazing Graze treat dispenser you donated!!! You have provided lots of fun for them!!! Thanks, again!!!

Karen Hoxie   February 2009 - Karen, we so appreciate your donation toward the remaining balance needed for the 12,000 btu air conditioners purchased for the cabins!! This is a great help toward getting this item off the wish list. Thanks, again!!!

Linda Dineen   February 2009 - Thank you, Linda!!! Your donation to underwrite UN3373 labels for the lab is greatly appreciated!!! We need to have our lab supplies available when needed and your donation helps us do that.

Karen Ladson   February 2009 - Our boy, Ned, is going through the oatmeal...50 lbs. every four days!!! Thanks, Karen, for underwriting this continual need!!!

Juanita Eisinger   February 2009 - Juanita, thank you so much for underwriting two boxes of lavender vacutainers for the lab!!! We were getting low and your donation was right on time!!!

Kathryn Havemann   February 2009 - Kathryn, we really appreciate you donation for knife handles and blades for the lab. It is important to keep our lab supplies stocked. Thank you for assisting with this need!!!

Aaron-Paula Thompson   February 2009 - Thanks so much for underwriting Peanut Butter!!! It tastes so good to the Girls, not to mention how much it helps when giving them their supplements!!! Thanks for your donation!!!

Sherry Lopez   February 2009 - Hooray for Sherry!!!! More fresh fruits and vegetables for the Girls and Ned!!! We greatly appreciate your support and donation for this continual need!!!

Kara Park, Nell McDonald   February 2009 - Mangoes for Winkie!!! Thanks to Kara and Nell for underwriting this added dietary item for Miss Winks. Winkie shares this treat with the other Girls, too!! Thanks for your support!!!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy & Nathan Brigger   February 2009 - Thanks to Shirlee, Kathy and Nathan!!! Simple Green is something we always need!!! We appreciate your donation and support!!!

Ellen Leckar   February 2009 - Ellen, we really appreciate your donation toward the automatic waterers!! You can't imagine what a help these waterers are for the caregivers as well as the Girls!!! Thanks so much!!!

Susan Bell, Sabine Zell   February 2009 - That's right...keep Ned's oatmeal coming!!! That boy loves his oatmeal!!! He is now eating 50 lbs. every four days!!! Thanks to Susan and Sabine for underwriting this ongoing need!!!

Jacqueline Bennett   February 2009 - Jacqueline, we so appreciate your donations toward Vitamin E and B-L Solution!!! We need these items regularly, as both are helpful to the Girls and Ned. Thanks again!!!

Katrine Ames, Diane Mattson, Susannah Hughes, Barbara Garrison   February 2009 - You all have made the Girls and Ned very happy with all your donations for wood shavings!!! Thanks to Katrine, Diane, Susannah and Barbara for underwriting this urgent need!!!

Joy Kent   February 2009 - Joy, you have made our caregivers very happy!!! The Africa and Asia barns were both in need of the new 100 ft. pressure washer hoses. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!

Carol Sweet   February 2009 - Carol, thanks so much for providing Mr. Ned with four Jolly Balls!!! He is sure to have a good time with these!!! Thanks, again!!!

Linda Dineen   February 2009 - Linda is another repeat sponsor to participate in the 4-wheeler sponsorship opportunity for 2009. Linda responded without hesitation, "Yes, of course, without a doubt, you can count on me!" Linda has a special fondness for Shirley, hence the name of Carol's 4-wheeler, "For Shirley". Thank you, Linda, WE CAN always count on you!!! We appreciate you so much!!!

Joan Spievak, Patricia McGowan, Irena Daniszewski   February 2009 - Ned continues to enjoy his oatmeal along with his new puppy pal, Grace!! Thanks to all of you for thinking of Ned and contributing to this ongoing need!!!

Sheila Hughes, Beverly A. Purswell, Scott Smith, Kimberly Obrien, Johanna Kent, Rhonda Lindsay, Tonya Martinez   February 2009 - THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!!! The wood shavings you all have donated will provide the girls and Ned with much enrichment as well as a soft cushion for their tired feet. We appreciate the support of each and every one of you!!!

Julie Foley, Connie Gary   February 2009 - Fantastic!!!! More mangoes for Winkie and the girls!!! A great big thanks to Julie and Connie for your underwriting donations!!!

William R. Cowan, Jr.   February 2009 - Bill chose to renew his sponsorship of "Bubba" again for 2009 in honor of Tange. Sandra keeps "Bubba" on the move while taking care of her African queens!!! Thank you, Bill, for sponsoring this important need!!!

Susan Carrick   February 2009 - Yay, Susan!!!!! We can always count on Susan to jump right in when a need arises!!! Susan is the first to sponsor a 4-wheeler for 2009! She chose to sponsor the 4-wheeler for the maintenance department, the same one she sponsored last year, "Elefanherder"!!! Thank you, Susan!!!!!

Connie Gary   February 2009 - Thanks, Connie!!!! Ned is sure to love his new toy...a pretty red Jolly Ball!! Thank you for your support!!!

James Takaesu   February 2009 - Thank you, James!!!! The wall mount hose reels are very much appreciated!!! These reels will help our caregivers so much!!!

Margaret Lourdes   February 2009 - Margaret, we truly appreciate your underwriting donation for Probiotics Gel. This is a continual need and it works well for Ned and Frieda. Thank you for your support!!!

Linda Dineen   February 2009 - Thank you, Linda!!!! Ten packs of Geographics Forest Paper should help us produce many certificates of appreciation to our loyal members!! Thanks again for underwriting this continual need!

Rich Hendele & Barbara Bayley   February 2009 - Rich & Barb, THANK YOU!!!!!!! Yet another Valentine's Day produce gift for the girls and Ned...won't they be surprised!!!! Thank you for your thoughtfulness and generosity!! The treats for the staff are greatly appreciated as well!!! Happy Valentine's Day to both of you!!!

Nancy Nelsen   February 2009 - Nancy, we truly appreciate your underwriting donations for quick rolled oatmeal and snow peas!!! Mr. Ned is now eating 50 lbs. of oatmeal a week so this item is very much needed!!! Thanks again!!!

Rich Hendele & Barbara Bayley   February 2009 - Rich & Barbara, thank you for your thoughtful Valentine's Day gift of produce for the Girls and Ned!! We did as you requested, and got them some things they don't ordinarily receive...papayas and pineapples!!!! The pineapples are definitely a hit and it seems the pineapple tops are great to play with!!!

Carolyn Adams   February 2009 - Thank you, Carolyn, for underwriting peanut butter and produce!!! Both of these items are always in demand around here!!!

Valerie Marini   February 2009 - Valerie, your underwriting donation for wood shavings is greatly appreciated!!! Our girls and Ned love their shavings!!!

Kelly Gianotto-Swims   February 2009 - Kelly, thank you for the much needed underwriting donation of tires for the African Barn Gate Renovations!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Susannah Hughes   February 2009 - Susannah, thank you for underwriting sterile water for our lab needs. You always think of our lab supplies and this is greatly appreciated!!!

Jennifer Mueller   February 2009 - Yay.....sugar snap peas!!!! Winkie and the girls are happy to get this treat!!! Thanks so much for your donation!!!

Cynthia Haskell, Susan Gillmor, Lisa Britt   February 2009 - A great big thanks to Cynthia, Susan and Lisa for underwriting Grandma's Molasses for the Girls and Ned!!! This is a continual need for them!!!

Karen Adams   February 2009 - Thank you, Karen!!!! Fresh fruits and vegetables are just what our Girls & Ned ordered!!!! We appreciated your support!!!!

Judy Smith   February 2009 - Judy, our African beauties, Flora & Tange, send a big thank you for underwriting produce for them!!! Yummmmmmm!!!!

Joan Spievak   February 2009 - Many thanks to Joan for underwriting 150 lbs. of quick rolled oatmeal for Mr. Ned!!! This is wonderful!!!

Barbara Taller   February 2009 - Thank you, Barbara!!!! You have replenished our masks for the lab with your underwriting donation of one carton!!! Thanks so much for your support!!!

Barbara Taller   February 2009 - Barbara, your donations of assorted hand and foot warmers are a hit!!! Our hard-working caregivers and maintenance staff greatly appreciate your donation!!! Thanks, again!!!

Jacqueline Scherrer   January 2009 - Jacqueline, thank you for underwriting Quick Rolled Oatmeal. This has been added to Ned's diet and helps with his sensitive digestion. Thanks for your support!!!

Kathleen Cullen, Diane Kluttz   January 2009 - Kathleen & Diane, thank you both for your donations to underwrite Probiotics Gel. This product is working well for Ned and Miss Frieda!! Thanks so much!!!!

Patti Ahner   January 2009 - Yummmmm...more fresh fruits and vegetables!!! Thanks Patti, for underwriting this continual need!!!

Lori Black   January 2009 - Thank you, Lori, for underwriting wood shavings for our Girls and Ned!!! This is an urgent need and greatly appreciated!!!

William R. Cowan, Jr.   January 2009 - Your generous donation of the Akro-Mils Bin Cabinet for the Maintenance Shop is simply marvelous!!!! Your timing could not have been more perfect, as our maintenance staff has begun the process of organizing and sorting parts in the shop!! THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!

Ele-fans Herd   January 2009 - Our Ele-fans are the best!!!! Thanks sooooo much to all of you for donating in memory of Zula. Your donations will buy wood shavings for Tange and Flora at the African barn. THANK YOU!!!!

Stacy Miller   January 2009 - Stacy, thanks so much for your donation toward underwriting the industrial fans for the barns!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Linda Dineen   January 2009 - Outstanding!!!!!! Thank you soooooo much, Linda, for taking care of the remaining balance left on the electric range!!! We appreciate you so much!!!

Nancy Freshley, E. Roman   January 2009 - Thanks to both of you for your underwriting donations to purchase Probiotics Gel for Miss Frieda and Ned!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Catherine Waters   January 2009 - Thank you, Catherine, for donating two packs of Elephant Blankets!!! We don't want our girls and Ned to get cold!!!

Lois Oppermann   January 2009 - Lois, thanks so much for underwriting Saf-T-Pak Diagnostic Shippers, STP-710. We appreciate your support of our lab needs!!! Thanks, again!!!

Sai Padmavathy Ravikumar   January 2009 - Thank you so much for donating toward the automatic waterers!!! These waterers are so helpful to the elephants and caregivers!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Valerie Marini, Charmaine Stretz   January 2009 - Valerie and Charmaine, thank you so much for your underwriting donations for push brooms!!! Your donations are greatly appreciated!!!

Melinda Schauferq, Joan McIntosh   January 2009 - Melinda and Joan, thanks so much for underwriting fresh fruits and vegetables for our beautiful girls and boy!!! This is definitely an ongoing need!

Anita Steele   January 2009 - Anita, your underwriting donation for Mangoes is wonderful!!! Winkie and her friends appreciate this yummy treat!!!

Angela Lebo   January 2009 - Angela, thanks so much for underwriting B-L Solution!!! We use this product regularly so it is always a need. Thanks, again!!!

Laurie Aurelia   January 2009 - Thank you, Laurie, for underwriting Grandma's Molasses. This item is definitely a hit around here!!!

Elizabeth Gunter, Michael Medlar, Linda Windibank, Laurie Aurelia, Anne Pikolas, Constance Sweitzer   January 2009 - A great big thank you to Elizabeth, Michael, Linda, Laura, Anne and Constance for your underwriting donations for Probiotics Gel!!! This is working well for Frieda and Ned!!!

Pat Elvin, Becky Stillwell, Jean Greenbaum, Elizabeth Gunter, Michelle Batcher   January 2009 - Yahoooo!!!!! Thanks to Pat, Becky, Jean, Elizabeth and Michelle for your greatly appreciated underwriting donations toward wood shavings!!!

Galye Shiller, Barb & Greg Lomow   January 2009 - This is great...more Cosequin Equine Powder!!! Thanks to Gayle, Barb and Greg for underwriting this continual need!!!

Janet Grosse   January 2009 - Janet, thanks so much for underwriting two push brooms!!! This is a much needed item!!!

Kathy & Nathan Brigger, Shirlee Bratt   January 2009 - Yay!!!! Thanks to Kathy, Nathan and Shirlee, for underwriting Seventh Generation Laundry Detergent and Mangoes!!! We appreciate your support!!!

Joy Kent   January 2009 - Joy, thank you for underwriting two dead blow power drive hammers, one 5-piece Crescent Cushion Grip Pliers Set and one 11.8 HP Compressor Start-Up/Maintenance Kit for the maintenance shop!!! This is wonderful!!!

William R. Cowan, Jr.   January 2009 - THANK YOU, THANK YOU!!!! Our caregivers and maintenance staff are most appreciative of the hand and foot warmers!!! Thanks for all your support!!!

William R. Cowan, Jr.   January 2009 - Thanks so much for all the items you donated to the maintenance shop...particularly the GoJo Hand Cleaner, shop towels and the Atomic Wall Clocks!!! (One of those clocks went to Africa, of course!)

Janet Grosse   January 2009 - Thanks, Janet!!!! Five boxes of Seventh Generation Laundry Powder!!! This is wonderful!! We use this item regularly. Thank you for your support!!!

Ron Tedeschi   January 2009 - Thank you, Ron!!! Our maintenance crew is thrilled with the new shop and your donation of the 5 piece locking pliers set is wonderful!!! Rest assured, these will be used!!!

Judy Sato   January 2009 - Judy, our office staff sends a great, big THANK YOU your way for donating the Panasonic cordless phone batteries!!! You were just in time, as Teri's phone was calling for a new battery!!

James Takaesu   January 2009 - Thank you, James, for donating four DeWalt 18 v. batteries!!! We truly appreciate your continued support!!!

Kristin Stemmler   January 2009 - Kristin, our caregivers greatly appreciate your donation of Seventh Generation Laundry Detergent!!! This is a continual need at the Sanctuary. Thanks again!!!

June Cota, Windel patterson   January 2009 - June and Windel, thank you so much for underwriting the much needed wood shavings!!! This is an urgent need and very much appreciated!!!

Eleanor Ford   January 2009 - Eleanor, thank you for starting off the new year with your underwriting donation toward fresh fruits and vegetables!!! You know how much we need produce!!! Thanks again!!!

Maggie Baldwin   January 2009 - Maggie, your underwriting donation for the Wal-Mart gift card is perfect!! There are always times that we need to pick up items unexpectedly and we can do that easily with these cards!! Thanks, again!!!

Joanne Hartough   January 2009 - Joanne, thanks so much for the trash bags!!! We always need these!!! Thanks for your support!!!

Karen Hoxie   January 2009 - Karen, thank you for your donation of two bottles of Cosequin DS Chewable Tablets for Dogs!!! This is a great supplement our doggies!

Rosanne Sietins   January 2009 - Rosanne, thank you very much for the two-pack of 18v DeWalt batteries!!! We are always in need of these. Thanks, again!!!

Cindy Robison   January 2009 - Cindy, thank you so much for your donation to underwrite wood shavings!! We appreciate your support!!!