Gifts to the Sanctuary ~ 2005

Various Members   March 2005 - Jan Stogsdill, Jason Parsons, Donna Karabin - these members have all donated funds to help underwrite the costs of produce and treats that were purchased to help stimulate Sue's appetite while Sanctuary staff were in Illinois witnessing the Hawthorn blood draw. Thank you all very much.

Custom Interiors - Donna & Gary   December 2005 - Custom Interiors underwrote produce for the elephants over the holiday season. Thank you very much Donna & Gary!

Donna Marshall   December 2005 - Donna has very generously donated produce to the elephants for Christmas. Thank you very much Donna!

Jenny Cuevas   December 2005 - Jenny has donated produce to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Jenny for thinking of the girls!

Allison Kelly   December 2005 - Allison has donated produce to the sanctuary for the elephants. Thank you Allison!

Bridgestone Firestone Tires   December 2005 - A big thanks to Bridgesone Firestone for donating the eight vehicle tires recently! This was a very kind donation! Thank you!

Georgia Mills Direct, Ltd.   December 2005 - Thank you for your donation of the tank float valves! You are doing your part in helping out the elephants here! Thank you for your kindness.

Bill Cowan   December 2005 - Bill has donated materials to build some of the shelves we need for the new office! Thank you Bill for the materials and for all of the volunteer days, you're a super help!

Dr. John Olsen   December 2005 - Thanks Doc for donating the three boxes of syringes and all the medical supplies needed to take care of the elephants!

Cindy Hendrick   December 2005 - The garden hose wagon is perfect! Thank you very much Cindy for donating this for us to use on grounds!

Richard Rubin   December 2005 - Thank you Richard for underwriting the last computer desk for us! We need this in our new office!

Various Members   December 2005 - Thanks to Collen Perrin, Jutapip Kruatrachue & Jody Jensen for the EcoTru they donated! We use this everyday, so thank you for keeping us in stock!

Cory Mauldin   December 2005 - Thanks Cory for your donation towards the trolleys for the new barn! We really appreciate your generosity towards the elephants!

Josephine Sapp   December 2005 - Thank you so much for your kindness in donating female & male couplers, money towards the tractor and Hawthorn girls! We really appreciate our members like you, Josephine!

Crystal Rivers   December 2005 - Crystal was extremely generous in giving towards the cost of the Hawthorn rescue efforts. She must want them here just as badly as we do! Thank you so much, Crystal!

Cindy Hutchens   December 2005 - Thank you Cindy for donating a Lowe's gift card in the name of Mr & Mrs Michael Stewart. We love Lowe's, thanks a bunch!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   December 2005 - Thank you so much Cindy for the ice packs used in mailing off Misty's specimen and for the packing materials too!

Julie Tyson   December 2005 - Thanks Julie for the washer!! This is a huge help in getting away from using paper so much!

Chris Sutton   December 2005 - Thank you Chris for the donation of the gloves! We always need gloves, as much outside work that is done on grounds. Thanks again!

Kurt & Joanna Fish   December 2005 - Kurt and Joanna have donated the tape, pipetts, tubes, adapter, coveralls, Luer adapter, needles, infusion sets, sharps, money towards the pre-move vet care & Misty's TB medicine in honor of their daughter, Judy. Thank you so much Kurt, Joanna & Judy!

Donna Toeroek   December 2005 - Thank you so much Donna for covering the cost of the copier repair. Our new office will be running smoothly now with a copier that works!

Joanne Hartough   December 2005 - Thank you for the Equine Buzz Off! This really helps Delhi's feet. Thank you Joanne!

Barbara Ribinski   December 2005 - Thank you Barbara for donating three foot soak tubs! We appreciate your support and generosity!

Elinor Zetina   December 2005 - Thank you Elinor for the 12 bottles of the Equine Buzz Off! We will definitely use them!

Aviva Harris   December 2005 - Thank you, Aviva, for underwritting the three cooler components! We really appreciate this donation!

Jeremy Killian   December 2005 - Jeremy underwrote two garden hose wagons, four wheelbarrows, and four squeegees! Wow, Jeremy...thanks so much!!

Andrea Meyland   December 2005 - Thank you Andrea for the 2 desks you bought for the new office! We really appreciate your generosity!

Cindy Hall   December 2005 - Thank you Cindy for the following items: eight Rubbermaid trash cans, four scoop shovels, six corn brooms, the refrigerator!!! Thank you so much Cindy for your generosity!

Mary Kuehl & Jean Hiustrom   December 2005 - Thanks a bunch for the Lowe's gift card, we are always in need of something from Lowe's!

A.N. Deringer   December 2005 - Thank you for donating more of the laundry soap. We love this eco-friendly detergent!

Morgan & Phaute   December 2005 - Thank you both for donating 5 Lowe's giftcards! We always find something we need at Lowe's! Thanks for your generocity!

Starling Walter   December 2005 - Thank you Star for donating the float valves we needed for the automatic waterers at the new Asian barn!

Various Members   December 2005 - Barbara Borchardt & Cathey Penchuk --Thank you for donating produce from McCartney Produce Company to help feed the girls!

Vickie Myers   December 2005 - Vickie donated the squeegee and push brooms we wanted for use at the new Asian barn, thanks so much Vickie!

Candace Crane   December 2005 - Thank you so much Candace for the Super Q10 you donated to help our Delhi! We want to keep her cardiovascular health and immune system healthy and the Super Q10 is perfect! Thank you, Candace.

Sharon Halvorsen   December 2005 - Sharon has underwritten some Fastrack - Probiotic for the health of the elephants here. We really appreciate your donation, Sharon!

Rebecca Therese Johnson   December 2005 - Rebecca donated money to go towards medicine for Misty! Thanks for helping keep Misty healthy!!

Peg Anderson   December 2005 - Thank you Peg for donating the "v" grooved wheels we needed! These are needed for the gates on property. Thanks again, Peg.

Terry Newell   December 2005 - Thank you Terry for donating a test tube rack and cryovals! We will surely use these!

Diana Plattner   December 2005 - Diana donated a box of the masks that we use while caring for Misty. Thank you Diana!

Victoria Hermann   December 2005 - Thank you Victoria for donating 2 boxes of the masks Misty's caregivers use!

Emily Picardi   December 2005 - Thank you Emily for the Lowe's gift card! Those always come in handy!

Christine Sutton   December 2005 - Christine has donated light bulbs to help us in the office! Thanks a bunch Christine!

Various Members   December 2005 - Mary Kuehl, Karen Roberts, Andrea Joyce, Diana Kaye, Maura Callahan, Fay Morris, Lynda Edwards, Linda Brainard, Diane Babcock -- We wish to THANK our members listed above for helping with the cost of the hot wire fencing materials!

Various Members   December 2005 - Katherine Latham, Suzanne Lacroix, Tamara Abashian, Patricia Nelson, Krista Haensgen, Roslyn Abramovitch Smith, Julie Meghji, Robyn Kevlin, James Schalk, Louise Osborne, Laurie Rennie, Laurie Lemanski, Jennifer Victor, Kathleen Mohning, Linda Briesacher --The above members have donated towards the cost of moving the Hawthorn elephants to sanctuary; we are eagerly awaiting their arrival!

Victoria Herrmann   December 2005 - Victoria has donated 20 gallons of the Black Strap Molasses that the girls consume each week. Thanks for keeping all the girls healthy!

Ruth Smith   December 2005 - Thank you Ruth for donating medicine to help with Delhi's sore feet! The Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off will surely help her! Thank you, Ruth!

Bonny Jackson   December 2005 - Duct tape - useful for everything! That's what Bonny has donated to the Sanctuary! Thank you, Bonny!

Ellen Meyer   December 2005 - Ellen has generouly underwritten the 4 Rubbermaid carts for the new Asian barn and a file cabinet for the new office! Thanks a bunch Ellen!

Trish Kirk & Tim Muench   December 2005 - Trish & Tim generously donated the refrigerator we needed for the New Asian Barn to keep the girls happy and healthy!

Karen Hoxie   December 2005 - Karen donated the last two calculators we needed! Thank you Karen, these calculators will be very useful!

Martha Till   December 2005 - Martha underwrote our phones for the new office! Thank you for helping us move forward with plans for the new office!

Nancy Farnam   December 2005 - Thank you Nancy for helping with the pre-move vet care costs for the Hawthorn elephants. The cryovials, masks and sharpies will come in handy!

EleHerd Wish Blitz   December 2005 - Thank you fans of The Elephant Sanctuary!! Your generosity has covered the cost of the Centrifuge for the Hawthorn girls and this month you guys have donated enough to purchase treats and goodies for their road trip! Thanks EleHerd!

Diane Plattner   December 2005 - Diane donated masks for Misty's caretakers. Thank you so much Diane!

Vicki Chew   December 2005 - To help Misty and her caretakers, Vicki has donated 3 boxes of masks! Thanks Vicki!

Amanda Greene   December 2005 - Thanks Amanda for donating 20 screw hooks for the general facility needs!

Seventh Generation   December 2005 - Seventh Generation, a progressive company with a strong environmental ethic, has donated 5 cases of their eco-friendly detergent to the Sanctuary.

Manna Supply, Inc.   December 2005 - Manna Supply has donated the laser detector we needed at the New Asian Barn. Thank you so much for this donation!

Kathleen Reed   December 2005 - Kathleen has donated masks for Misty's caregivers. We really appreciate the masks, we go through several of them each day. Thank you for helping keep Misty healty.

Stacy Farnese   December 2005 - Thank you Stacy for donating two corn brooms and two dust pans. These donations will help us keep the New Asian Barn clean! Thanks again for the brooms and dust pans Stacy!

Roslyn Abramovitch Smith   December 2005 - Roslyn donated the medium cat door we needed. Thanks for helping the kitties at the Sanctuary Roslyn!

Debora Simon-Nelson   December 2005 - Debora has donated THREE 15 gal. foot soak tub. These rubber tubs are the perfect size for an elephant foot soak. Thank you Debora!

Chris Sutton   December 2005 - Chris has donated 10 Stanley Quick Point Knives. These handy knives are perfect for cutting hay bale strings, repairing hoses, and a multitude of other important jobs at the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Chris!

Lisa McDowell   December 2005 - Lisa has donated a scanner for the new office. Thank you so much Lisa! This will come in very handy.

Bill Cowan   December 2005 - Bill has donated a box of 500 white, Tyvek envelopes. We use these envelopes to send out t-shirts and other small items from our gift shop to our members so we go through them very quickly. Thank you Bill!

Miranda Williams   November 2005 - Miranda has donated two containers of Animal Algae to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Miranda.

Bob & Shirley Rendl   November 2005 - Mr. & Mrs. Rendl have donated 25 gallons of molasses to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much!

Carol Sherman   November 2005 - Carol has donated twelve bottles of EcoTru disinfectant. Thank you Carol for thinking of us!

Kathleen & Howard Witt   November 2005 - Kathleen & Howard have donated one container of Animal Algae to Sanctuary. Thank you both very much for your kindness!

Fay Morris   November 2005 - Fay had donated 25 gallons of molasses to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Fay!

Owen Sargent   November 2005 - Owen has donated the new microwave needed at the new Asian barn. Thank you very much!

Judy Romanowski   November 2005 - Judy had donated a new coffee maker for use by the Hawthorn elephants when they arrive. This will be used to brew medications and supplements. Thank you very much Judy.

Starling Walter   November 2005 - Starling has donated the 20 Float Valves needed for the automatic waterers in the new barn and also a tool kit. Thank you very much Starling!

Alethea Sheffield   November 2005 - Alethea has donated garbage bags and bungee cords to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Alethea. We truly appreciate your generosity.

Tony Madsen   November 2005 - Tony has donated 5 gallons of molasses and Fastrak. Thank you very much Tony!

Jean Newsome   November 2005 - Jean has donated two new calculators for the new office. Thank you very much Jean. These will come in very handy.

Karen King   November 2005 - Karen had donated funding toward Misty's medicine for January. Thank you very much Karen for your thoughtful gift.

Donna Karabin   November 2005 - Donna has donated one gallon of EcoTru. Thank you very much Donna.

Tracye Jorgensen   November 2005 - Tracye has donated four gallons of EcoTru. Thank you Tracye for this very generous donation.

Andrea Grainger   November 2005 - Andrea has donated one gallon of castor oil to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Andrea.

Lynne Crowton   November 2005 - Lynne had underwritten one of the one-ton trolleys for the new Asian barn. Thank you Lynne!

Barbara clarke   November 2005 - Barbara has donated Fastrak, which all the elephants receive daily. Thank you Barbara!

Susan Carrick   November 2005 - Susan had underwritten the cost of one of the one ton trolleys we need for the new Asian barn. Thank you Susan!

Michelle Boyle   Novembe 2005 - Michelle has donated produce for Delhi and her friends in honor of Delhi's anniversary. Thank you Michelle. Delhi thanks you too!

John Barton   November 2005 - John had donated 2 bottles of EcoTru Disinfectant. Thank you very much John.

Cynthia Alkhoudairy   November 2005 - Cindy has donated packing materials and ice packs which we use to ship lab samples. Thank you Cindy.

Tamara Abashian   November 2005 - Tamara has donated two gallons of Castor Oil to the Sanctuary. Thank you Tamara.

Julie Tyson   November 2005 - Julie had donated a new dryer to be used at the new Asian barn. Thank you so much Julie for the wonderful gift.

Bob and Shirley Rendl   November 2005 - Bob and Shirley have donated a coffee maker and blender to the sanctuary for use at the new Asian barn. Thanks to you both for your wonderful donation.

Lisa McDowell   November 2005 - Lisa had donated GP Lube and Lube Powder for use in Misty's medical treatment. These items will help make Misty as comfortable as possible. Thank you Lisa!

Pauline Kilby   November 2005 - Pauline has donated a coffee maker which will be used to brew medications for the elephants. Thank you very much Pauline.

Karen Hoxie   November 2005 - Karen had donated a Never-Kink drinking water hose to the Sanctuary. The "girls" will really love this gift. Thank you Karen!

Bill Cowan   November 2005 - Bill has donated 20 5 gallon pails, 10 labeling tapes and a new microwave for the intern house. Thank you Bill for continually supporting us and being so generous.

Cynthia Alkhoudairy   November 2005 - Cindy had donated two cases of sterile water and lubricant for Misty's medical needs. Thank you very much Cindy.

Tamara Abashian   November 2005 - Tamara has donated 3 gallons of GP lube for Misty, 20 lbs. of MSM Utral Pure powder AND a washing machine for the new Asian barn. Thank you so much Tamara. We are very grateful for your support.

Ele-Fan Herd   November 2005 - The Ele-Fan Herd has come through for us once again! This amazing group of supporters sets a goal each month of raising funds for an item from our wish list and they alway meet their goal! This month they have underwriten the funds for 8 shelving units for the new office and a new ladder for the barn. What would we do without you all? Thank you very much for all that you do. We truly appreciate your continuing generosity and support.

Bill Cowan   November 2005 - Bill has come through for us once again! He has donated shelving units, a new mouse and flat panel monitor for the new office. He had also donated ceiling bulbs and storage boxes for x-rays. Thank you very much Bill. We greatly appreciate it.

Karen Hoxie   November 2005 - Karen had donated two OB sleeves for use in administering Misty's TB meds and a never-kink hose. Thank you Karen!

Jennifer Golik   November 2005 - Jennifer donated one case of Vacutainer 10ml vials to the sanctuary. Thank you Jennifer!

Cindy Robison   November 2005 - Cindy has donated one OB sleeve for use by the caregivers' who take care of Misty. Thanky you Cindy!

Sandra Moss   November 2005 - Sandra has donated four OB Sleeves for use in giving Misty her medication. Thank you very much Sandra.

Barbara Borchardt   November 2005 - Barbara has very kindly underwritten the rest of the cost of Misty's TB medication for December. Thank you very much Barbara for this very generous donation.

Cindy Alkhoudairy   November 2005 - Cindy had donated one OB Sleeve. These shoulder-length gloves are essential for Misty's treatment. All three of Misty's medications are placed in her rectum using a thin plastic tube. These gloves are used by cargivers when this tubing is put into place. Thank you Cindy for helping us keep Misty well.

Elinor Zetina   November 2005 - Elinor has donated ten 1400gm containers of Cosequin Equine Powder. This donation will take care of our needs for this item for ten full weeks. Thank you so much Elinor!

Various Members   November 2005 - - Bill Cowan, Susan Carrick, Cindy Alkhoudairy -- We wish to thank the above members who donated funds for new atv tires for our 4-wheelers. With the elephants out in the habitat 24/7 the 4-wheelers put in lots of miles daily. The above members have helped us keep the 4-wheelers operational and safe -- Thank you all for your kindness and generosity.

Nancy Havell   November 2005 - Nancy had donated two gallons of B-L Solution and 4 pks of foot-trimming blades. Thank you very much Nancy for these most needed donations.

Michelle Lloyd   November 2005 - Michelle had donated a box of 5" Grinding Discs. Thank you so much Michelle for thinking of us!

Katie Stables   November 2005 - Katie has donated produce for Delhi and her friends to share. Thank you very much Katie. Delhi sends her thanks too!

Starling Walter   November 2005 - Starling has donated a Blackhawk Automotive Porto-Power — 10-Ton Capacity. Scott is thrilled! Thank you so much Starling!

Various Members   October 2005 - - Annie Petrie, Francis Ibarra, Elinor Zetina, Elen Wysocki, Robbie Clark, Laura Vermier, Christine Sutton, Kelly Colbert, Marcia Duvall, Pat Lear -- We wish to thank the above members who have donated towards the pre-move vet care and tests for the Hawthorn elephants. Establishing the health condition of each of the Hawthorn elephants prior to their move to the Sanctuary will be a valuable tool in their long term care once they arrive. This will cost $2,500 per elephant. -- Thank you all for your kindness and generosity.

Various Members   October 2005 - - Carol Yabu, Patricia Muffler, Julli Morrison, Linda Francis, Corinne Ramsey, Barbara Ribinski, Kate McCullough, Norma & Tore Larssen, Sarah Carrera, Elaine Chatwin, Victoria Shields, Andrea Grainger, Peggy Catha, Judy Eipers, Mona Motz, Florence Dunavant -- We wish to thank the above members who have donated towards new fencing for the Hawthorn elephants. This fencing is required by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency and will create a buffer zone separating the resident elephants from the new Hawthorn elephants. -- Thank you very much!

Various Members   October 2005 - - Linda Brainard, Stephanie Tatus, Bonnie Brockman, Cherie Teague, Justine Roberton,Lenore Radom, Kimberley Fenton, Julie Clark, Christy Dixon, Elinor Zetina, Kelly Colbert, Wendy Roberts, Bethany Staelens, Connie Machina, Martha Hancock, Karen Roberts, Kanishka Agarwala, Charlene Shumate, Christine Stewart, Catherine Wesley, Heidi Murphy, Joan Cottrell, Andrea Grainger, Cindy Christen, Pegg Anderson, Diane Somatican, The Maue Kay Foundation, Ann Dwyer -- We wish to thank the above members who have donated towards relocation expenses for the Hawthorn elephants. The Sanctuary will move the Hawthorn elephants in our custom trailer which is designed to transport two pachyderm passengers at one time. The elephants will ride chain-free in the climate controlled rig and be enroute for less than one day. The cost is $5,000 per elephant. -- Thank you all very much!

Various Members   October 2005 - Susan Carrick, Allison Kelly, Marie A. Soliman (Bed & Biscuits Kennel), Fay Morris, Stanley Marko -- We wish to thank the above members who have donated towards Vitamin B6 for Misty. Misty receives Vit B-6 to counter the negative effects of one of the three drugs she must receive for her TB treatment. We are anxious to do anything possible to ensure that her treatment is problem free. -- Thank you all very much!

Tracye Jorgensen   October 2005 - Tracye has donated two litre of Emcelle Tocopherol (Vitamin E). Thank you very much for thinking of us Tracye!

Annette Swartz   October 2005 - Annette has donated underwriting for 52 pallets. Thank you so much Annette. This took care of the remaining pallets needed. Thank you so much!

Andrea Grainger   October 2005 - Andrea has donated one gallon of B-L Solution to the sanctuary. Thank you very much Andrea!

Angela Farris   October 2005 - Angela has donated one litre of Emcelle Tocopherol. Thank you Angela!

K.C. Bailey   October 2005 - K.C. has donated one quart of B-L Solution. Thank you very much K.C.!

Caroline Waldon   October 2005 - Caroline has donated numerous air and hose couplers along with a tarp that was very needed. Thank you so much Caroline. We truly appreciate your support!

Whitney Jones   November 2005 - In honor of her 50th birthday, Whitney has donated produce to the elephants. We thank you for thinking of us on your special day!

Maureen Adams   October 2005 - Maureen had donated 12 packs of Z-Router blades for the caregivers to use during foot trimmings. Thank you Maureen.

Candy Lee   October 2005 - Candy has donated two gallons of Dr. Bronner's liquid soap, and four gallons EcoTru. Thank you so much Candy!

Peggy Ornelas   October 2005 - Peggy has donated 25 packs of concave blades and 25 packs of Z-Router blades. Thank you very much Peggy!

Pat Greensmith   October 2005 - Pat has donated a Home Depot gift certificate. This will definitely be put to good use. Thank you very much Pat.

Dr. & Mrs. Robert Latham   October 2005 - Dr. & Mrs. Latham have underwritten TB Drugs for the Hawthorn elephants and have donated 4 gallons of EcoTru to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much for your kindness to us.

Tamara Abashian   October 2005 - Tamara has donated 3 packs of concave blades and 4 packs of Z-Router blades for foot trimmings. Thank you very much Tamara.

Joanne Hartough   October 2005 - Joanne has donated 6 pks of Z-Router blades that are used during foot trims. Thank you very much Joanne!

Cynthia Alkhoudairy   October 2005 - Cynthia has donated air tool couplers, bubble wrap, and ice packs to the sanctuary. Thank you once again Cynthia. We are very grateful.

Pamela Austrich   November 2005 - Pamela has gone above and beyond the call for elephant support. Pamela saw our need for office equipment due to our having to move our office staff when the Hawthorn's arrive and she has generously donated 5 new computers and 3 color printers! Pamela, you are the greatest! We can never thank you enough!

Alice Holmes   October 2005 - Alice has donated toward Misty's TB medicine. Thank you very much Alice.

Karen Hoxie   October 2005 - Karen had donated 50 expanding file jackets for the office staff and 18 rolls of shop towels for Misty's caregivers to use. Thank you Karen. We really appreciate your kindness.

Carol Hobbs   October 2005 - Carol had donated 10 grinding wheel disks for our work crews to use. Thank you Carol!

Kelly Colbert   October 2005 - We needed a safe way of keeping our x-rays preserved. Kelly has donated one carton of x-ray storage boxes that will help us to do so. Thank you Kelly.

K. C. Bailey   October 2005 - K.C. has donated 2 gallons of B-L Solution to the elephants. Besides being a natural anti-inflammatory, it has the added advantage of being a supplemental source of Vitamin B-12. Thank you very much K.C.

Julie Piazza   October 2005 - Julie has donated one gallon of EcoTru Disinfectant to the Sanctuary. This item is going to be in great need after the Hawthorn's arrive. Thank you Julie.

Marcella Smith   October 2005 - Marcella had donated one of the commerical blenders listed on the Wish List. Thank you so much Marcella for all you do for us!

Melissa Wilson   October 2005 - Melissa has donated one gallon of B-L Solution to the sanctuary. Thank you Melissa!

Barbara Borchardt   October 2005 - Barbara is always looking for ways to show her support of the Sanctuary. This month Barbara has donated produce for all the girls to share. Thank you so very much Barbara.

Cell Tech   October 2005 - Cell Tech has sonated 2.2 lbs of Spectrabiotic Powder to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much for your most generous donation.

Elinor Zetina   October 2005 - Although the elephants gets lots of exercise and wear their pads and nails down due to their daily activity, a little corrective trimming never hurt. The special blades and handles that Elinor donated enable the caregivers to do precise trimming anywhere the elephants happen to be in the habitat. Elinor has also donated 8 of the commerical blenders we will need to mix the medication for the Hawthorn elephants once they arrive. She has also donated cyrovials and ice packs. Thank you very much Elinor.

Allison Kelly   October 2005 - Allison always knows what we need most; she donated 16 cases of electrolite. Allison you are awesome, thank you!

Caroline Waldon   October 2005 - Caroline noticed that we needed more air couplers and hose repairs and provided just what we needed, including a much needed tarp. Thank you Caroline

Cindy Alkhoudairy   October 2005 - Cindy saw our need for quick couplers and hose repairs and provided a variety of everything on the list. There is nothing worse then needing to repair a tool and not having the proper equipment. Cindy, thanks for making the caregivers job a little easier.

Susan Carrick   October 2005 - Susan wants to be sure that staff drive safe and that the elephants receive their groceries without incident so she donated a set of new tires for the 4-wheeler. Thanks Susan, for your loyal support!

Cynthia Corbit   October 2005 - Cynthia donated 10 ice pacs for shipping medical samples. We go through lots of these ice pacs sending blood samples and trunk wash samples to the lab. Cynthia, thanks for your help.

Keith Holaway   October 2005 - In anticipation of the Hawthorn elephant arrival, Keith, one of our most dedicated supporters, has underwritten the cost of TB meds for one elephant for one month. Thank you Keith

Colleen Perrin   October 2005 - Colleen generously donated one month’s medication for one Hawthorn elephants. With so many elephants needing treatment this donation is sincerely appreciated. Thank you Colleen for your support.

Wish Blitz Ele-Herd   October 2005 - The Ele-Herd has come through again! In response to our recent need they have donated 2 blenders for Misty's meds, gravel for the parking area at the new office, a fecal blood test, Animal Algae, liquid soap and 27 days of Vit B-6 to help keep Misty healthy. We can always depend on the Ele-Herd! Thank you.

Judith Smith   October 2005 - Judith donated office supplies that were much needed in the office. Thank you very much Judith. Everyone in the office thanks you also!

Mary Shannon Ryan   October 2005 - Mary Shannon has purchased one of the industrial blenders in honor of Fred Hersch & Scott Morgan. Thank you very much.

Tammy Dipirro   October 2005 - Tammy has donated produce for the elephants. Thank you very much Tammy!

Merilee Newman   October 2005 - Merilee has purchased three boxes of file folders for the office. As we go through these quickly, we really appreciate this donation. Thank you Merilee.

Barbara Clarke   October 2005 - Barbara has donated office supplies and equipment to the Sanctuary office. Thank you Barbara. We truly appreciate it.

Bill Cowan   October 2005 - Bill has donated a Drill Mounted Cable Drum Snake, a plumbing snake replacement cable and 24 Floodlamp bulbs to help keep the office bright. Thank you very much Bill for everything that you do.

Susan Carrick   October 2005 - Susan has underwritten the costs for 10 "O" rings taht were needed for Misty's syringes, a cat pan for Monroe, and 3 bottle brushes. Thank you Susan for always thinking of us!

Cindy Robison   October 2005 - Cindy has donated file folders for the office staff's use. Thank you very much Cindy.

Nancy Farnam   October 2005 - Nancy has donated one of the blenders for mixing Misty's meds. Thank you very much Nancy. We really appreciate your support.

Carol Bresmay   October 2005 - Carol had donated produce for the girls and has underwritten a portion of the "V" Grooved wheels we needed. Thank you very much Carol for your generosity.

Janet Clarke   September 2005 - Janet had donated produce for all the elephants to enjoy. Thank you Janet for being so kind to us!

Judith Smith   October 2005 - Judith has donated funds for pallets for our hay storage. Thank you very much Judith!

Martha Till   October 2005 - Martha has donated 40 gallons of molasses for the elephants this month! Thank you so much Martha. The elephants thank you too.

Fay Morris   October 2005 - Fay has donated funding for the bolts for the "V"-Groove Gate Wheels. Thank you very much Fay. This will help that barn go up just that much faster!

Laura Vermiere   October 2005 - Laura has underwritten fund for pallets that we use to keep the elephant hay off the ground. Thank you very much Laura!

Starling Walter   October 2005 - Starling has donated two of the "V"-Groove wheels that are needed for the new Asian barn. Thanks again Starling! You're the best!

Merilee Davey   October 2005 - Merilee has donated funds for the bolts for the "V"-Groove wheels. Thank you Merilee for your generosity and support.

Larry Barca   October 2005 - Larry has donated one container of Cosequin Equine powder. We go through a container a week and are very grateful for this donation. Thank you Larry!

Michele Boyle   October 2005 - Michele had donated produce for the girls this month. Thank you very much Michele!

Denice Fortin   October 2005 - Denice has donated produce, ziploc bags, Cosequin Powder and has underwritten bolts for the "V"-Groove wheels. Thank you so much Denice!

Susan Carrick   September 2005 - Susan had donated funds for the bolts for the V-Groove gate wheels. Thank you so much Susan for always thinking of ways to help.

Richard & Marilyn Reeves   September 2005 - Mr. & Mrs. Reeves have underwritten the cost of Misty's TB medicine for the month of October. Thank you both so very much. You are helping make sure that Misty stays happy and healthy.

Maureen Adams   September 2005 - Maureen has donated 20 lbs. of MSM and 2 gallons of B-L Solution. As these items are used every day, we truly appreciate this donation. Thank you.

Mr. & Mrs. Timothy Hine   September 2005 - Mr. & Mrs. Hine have underwritten the cost of the bolts for the V-Groove Wheels. Thanks so much for this most appreciated donation.

Richard Rubin   September 2005 - Richard has very kindly underwritten part of the cost for Misty's meds. Thank you so much Richard. We truly appreciate your generosity.

Steven Braverman   September 2005 - Steven has donated one case of respirator masks for use by the caregivers. Since we go through these so quickly, we really appreciate the donation. Thank you Steven.

Lorraine Rengers   September 2005 - Lorraine has donated one litre of Emcelle Tocopherol which we use as a supplement in the elephants' diets. Thank you very much Lorraine.

Victoria Shields   September 2005 - Victoria has donated hobby knife handles and blades for use during foot trimmings. Thank you very much Victoria for your very generous donation.

Lisa McDowell   September 2005 - Lisa had donated 12 of the Hobby Knife handles. Thank you very much Lisa.

Allison Kelly   September 2005 - Allison has donated 24 Hobby Knife handles that are the kind used during foot trimmings. Thank you Allison!

Joanne Hartough   September 2005 - Joanne has donated two boxes of Hypodermic needles. Thank you very much Joanne.

Denice Fortin   September 2005 - Denice has donated Hobby knife handles and z-router blades for foot trimmings. Thank you Denice!

Diane Dye   September 2005 - Diane has donated 5 boxes of the 60cc disposable syringes our caregivers use to take samples from Misty. Thank you Diane. This donation if much appreciated.

Michele Boyle   September 2005 - Michele has donated 20 packs of the concave pedicure blades that we have asked for. These really come in handy for foot trimming. Thank you Michelle.

Ann August   September 2005 - Ann has donated 3 of the 75' NeverKink water hoses that we needed and a case of the oral electrolyte solution for Misty. Thank you very much Ann! We really appreciate your kindness.

Cindy Alkhoudairy   September 2005 - Cindy has been great in supplying us with shipping materials for Misty's lab samples. She has sent more ice packs and bubble wrap. Thank you very much Cindy!

Maureen Adams   August 2005 - Maureen has donated two boxes of 60cc disposable syringes that are used in Misty's medical treatments. Thank you Maureen.

The Ele-Fan Herd   September 2005 - What a fantastic group of supporters the Ele-Fan Herd are! They read about our donor who is agreeing to match donations for the new tractor and they immediately got to work raising funds. A big thank you goes out to each and every one of you for helping us with this endeavor.

Michele Boyle   September 2005 - Michele has donated three boxes of hypodermic needles which we use in taking Misty's blood samples. Thank you so much Michele!

Leslie Maslow   September 2005 - Leslie has donated a wonderful assortment of fruits and vegetables to the elephants. Thank you for the generous gift Leslie. All the girls say thank you too!

Denice Fortin   September 2005 - Denice has donated cryovials to the Sanctuary which are used to ship lab samples. Thank you very much Denice. Your donation is much appreciated.

Mel Stark   September 2005 - Mel has donated 2 boxes of respirator masks for the caregivers' use. We go through so many of these masks each week and this is a much needed item. Thank you Mel.

Georgia Heath   September 2005 - Georgia has donated produce in honor of Jenny and Winkie's anniversaries. Thank you so much Georgia! The girls love their gift!

Lynn Brandt   September 2005 - Lynn has donated one box of 60cc disposable syringes to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Lynn!

Barbara Borchardt   September 2005 - Barbara has very generously donated the funds needed to purchase the 50ml tubes that we use to ship Misty's samples to the lab. These samples enable Misty's caregivers to monitor whether Misty's TB is active or inactive, which will be a crucial consideration for Misty to be released from quarantine. Thank you Barbara!

Tamara Abashian   September 2005 - Tamara has donated one box of 60cc syringes which are used for Misty's medical treatments. Thank you very much Tamara.

Martha Till   September 2005 - Martha has generously underwritten the cost of Misty's tb medication for the month of September. This is wonderful. Thank you so much Martha. Misty thanks you very much also!

Susan Carrick   September 2005 - Susan has donated one container of Animal Algae to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Susan.

Bianca Kennedy   September 2005 - Bianca Kennedy has donated produce to the elephants in honor of her mother-in-law, Helen Brown. Thank you Bianca for honoring Helen on her birthday and donating such a generous gift to the Sanctuary.

Diane Dye   September 2005 - Diane had donated 12 multi-purpose hobby knive handles. Thank you Diane!

Denice Fortin   September 2005 - Denice had donated 20 ice packs which we use while packing Misty's blood supplies for shipping, 6 multi-purpose hobby knifes and 10 packs of Z-Router blades which we use for foot trimming. Thank you very much Denice.

Bill Cowan   September 2005 - Bill has donated two 100' extension cords, a 100' hose, a floor fan, two rolls of black plastic sheeting and office supplies. Thank you very much Bill. We truly appreciate your support.

Susan Carrick   September 2005 - Susan had donated funds for Misty's commercial blender, X-Acto knife handles and a box of Terumo disposable hypodermic needles. Thank you Susan. You are a blessing to us.

Kirsten Anderson   September 2005 - Kirsten has donated funding to help bring in welders needed for the new Asian barn construction. This is a most generous and appreciated gift. Thank you very much Kirsten.

Linda Brainard   July 2005 - Linda has donated one container of Cosequin Powder to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Linda. We truly appreciate your generosity and support.

Elinor Zetina   September 2005 - Elinor has been very kind to us this month. She has donated shop towels, an electric floor fan, 60cc syringes, serum separator tubes, respirator tubes, latex gloves, beakers and swabs. We are very grateful Elinor. Thank you.

Marcella Smith   September 2005 - Our members are so generous. Marcella has underwritten funds for a fan to help keep Misty cool. Thank you Marcella!

Robin Navarre   September 2005 - Robin has donated a case of Oral Electrolyte Solution for Misty. Thank you very much Robin!

Lisa McDowell   September 2005 - Lisa had donated a dozen X-Acto Knife Handles. Trimming an elephant's feet requires precision tools. These handles insure a secure grip for a safe trim. Thank you very much Lisa.

Michele Lloyd   September 2005 - Michele has donated one box of 60cc syringes and one box of abrasive flap discs. Thank you so much Michele for thinking of us. We appreciate your generosity.

Jacqueline Lang   September 2005 - Jacqueline has donated two boxes of serum separator tubes that are used during collection of samples from Misty. Thank you very much Jacqueline.

Karen Hoxie   September 2005 - Karen has donated 5 lbs. of MSM Ultra Pure Powder and one gallon of B-L Solution. These items are always in great demand and we thank you Karen for thinking of us.

Ruth Carlin   September 2005 - Ruth has donated watermelon to each of the elephants in honor of Shirley's anniversary. We thank you and the elephants especially thank you, Ruth!

Steven Braverman   September 2005 - Steven has donated misc. medical supplies to the Sanctuary including gowns, sterile dressings and plastic tubing. Thank you very much Steven. We greatly appreciate your donation.

Laura Bleiler   September 2005 - Laura has donated glass speciment jars for Misty. Thank you Laura!

Donna Karabin   August 2005 - Donna had purchased 5 gallons of Blackstrap Molasses for the elephants' diets and has donated funds for the "V" Grooved wheels needed for the new Asian barn. Thank you very much Donna!

Laura Vermiere   August 2005 - Laura has underwritten funding for hay pallets. Thank you Laura!

Pam Austrich   August 2005 - Pam has underwritten the cost of 10 "V" Grooved Wheels. Thank you so much Pam!

Kirsten Tucker   August 2005 - Kirsten has donated two containers of Animal Algae. We use 2-11oz containers per week so we really appreciate this donation. Thank you Kirsten!

Janie Knick   August 2005 - Janie had donated produce to the elephants. Thank you very much Janie!

Susan Carrick   August 2005 - We have members who go above and beyond each month to do whatever they can to help us meet our needs at the Sanctuary. Susan Carrick and her daughter are two such members. This month alone, Susan and her daughter have donated shop towels, disinfectant, alcohol swabs, 60cc syringes, beakers, serum separator tubes, a funnel, a cabinet for Misty's supplies, a case of pedialyte for Misty AND have underwritten pallets. How can we ever thank you for all that you do for us? Your generosity is overwhelming and we are truly grateful. Thank you.

Starling Walter   August 2005 - Starling has donated funding for two "V" grooved castors. Thank you very much Starling.

Carolyn McIntyre   August 2005 - Carolyn had underwritten funds for one of the "V" Grooved Wheels. Thank you so much Carolyn.

Judy Smith   August 2005 - In honor of Tange, Zula & Flora,Judy has donated produce to the elephants. Thank you very much Judy. The girls thank you too!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   August 2005 - Cindy had underwritten the cost of one of the "V" Groove Wheels that we are using in the new Asian barn construction. Thank you very much Cindy!

Fay Morris   August 2005 - Fay has underwritten funding for 9 pallets. Thank you very much Fay.

Ann August   August 2005 - Ann had underwritten 11 pallets for our hay storage. Thank you very much Ann.

Karen Adams   August 2005 - Karen has donated Alcohol Swabs, Hydrogen Peroxide, and freezer bags. Thank you very much Karen. We appreciate your generosity.

Barbara Borchardt   August 2005 - Barbara is such a kind and giving individual, always think of the elephants and wanting to do everything she can for us. This month Barbara has donated produce for the elephants, a box of 60cc syringes and one case of oral electrolyte solution for Misty. Thank you very much Barbara.

Allison Kelly   August 2005 - Allison purchased on pk of the 100ml beakers that we needed. Thank you very much Allison for your donation.

Lisa McDowell & Hamilton Castor   August 2005 - Lisa contacted the Vice President of Sales, Jim Lippert, at Hamilton Castor on the Elephant Sanctuary's behalf and informed him of our need to purchase 100 of their "V" Grove wheels to be used in the new Asian barn construction. Lisa's letter impressed Hamilton Castor and they gave us a substantial discount on the castors that we needed. Thank you so much Lisa for your commitment to the sanctuary. And thank you Hamilton Castor for giving us such a great discount on the wheels.

Lisa Milot   August 2005 - Lisa has underwritten the cost of 7 pallets. Thank you very much Lisa!

Thomas Miller   August 2005 - Thomas has purchased 21 rolls of the blue shop towels that we use to clean Misty's barn. Thank you Thomas!

Anitza Magallon   August 2005 - Anitza has underwritten the cost of 8 pallets that we use to help keep the girl's hay off the ground. Thank you Anitza!

Lisa McDowell   August 2005 - Lisa has purchased a box of the red/gray top serum separator tubes that we use for blood collection during Misty's treatment. Thank you very much Lisa.

Lance Endicott   August 2005 - Lance has purchased one case of the diagnostic bag shippers that we use to send lab samples. Thank you Lance!

Bill Cowan   August 2005 - Bill is always there for us no matter what. Bill has purchased tyvek envelopes that we use for shipping merchandise, 30 rolls of shop towels AND the mini freezer for the African Barn. Tange, Zula and Flora will be getting some wonderful frozen treats now thanks to Bill's generosity! Thank you Bill!

Sheila Burns   August 2005 - Sheila has purchased produce for the elephants. Thank you very much Sheila. Sissy and Winkie send special thanks too!

Janet & Jack Clarke   August 2005 - We are truly blessed to have Janet and Jack Clarke as supporters of The Elephant Sanctuary. They have been so generous to us. They have underwritten produce for the girls, Cosequin Equine Powder, B-L Solution and have purchased the Portable Plasma Cutting System! We cannot thank you enough. Our members are wonderful!

Stephanie Buckley   August 2005 - In honor of Shirley & Jenny, Stephanie has donated produce to all the elephants at the sanctuary. Thank you Stephanie and the girls especially thank you.

Steven Braverman   August 2005 - Steven has donated one large box of specimen jars and a case of disposable gowns for the staff. Thank you very much Steven!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   August 2005 - Cindy had once again donated packing supplies, coolers and ice packs to the sanctuary for shipping purposes. Thanks so much Cindy!

Janet J. Clarke   August 2005 - We are so thankful for Janet! Not only has she donated four bottles of Emcelle Tocopherol, 25 gallons of Blackstrap Molasses and 4 cases of Eco-Tru, BUT she has also underwritten the entire cost of the walk-in cooler for the new Asian barn! What a blessing! Thank you so much Janet. We cannot express to you how grateful we are for your kindness and generosity.

Elinor Zetina   August 2005 - Elinor has been so generous to us this month. She has donated Cosequin powder, an air compressor and many of the lab supply items that were on the wish list. Thank you so much Elinor. We truly appreciate your kindness to the sanctuary.

Mel Stark   August 2005 - Mel had donated two Lowe's gift cards to us. These come in very handy with all the construction going on. Thank you so much Mel for thinking of us.

Cindy Hendrick   August 2005 - Cindy had donated one container of Cosequin Equine Powder. Thank you very much Cindy.

Nancy Farnam   August 2005 - Nancy has donated a Lowe's giftcard to the sanctuary. Thank you very much for your generosity.

Sherry Crowder   August 2005 - Sherry has donated watermelon for each of the elephants in memory of Lota. Thank you very much Sherry for this kind gesture.

Bill Cowan   August 2005 - Bill is always ready and willing to lend a helping hand. He has donated office supplies, shop towels, commercial tables and hoses and has underwritten the cost of 30 pallets. Thank you Bill for being such a good friend to the sanctuary.

Laura Freeman   August 2005 - Laura participated in "Blogathon 2005", an annual fundraiser where webloggers choose a charity/nonprofit organization to sponsor and request donations to that charity from people who read their blog. She updated her blog (mostly Harry Potter drawings) every 30 minutes for 24 hours straight and raised a total of $690 for the Sanctuary. Thank you, Laura!

Kay Bradley & Robert Tannert Jr.   August 2005 - Words alone cannot express how thankful we are for our members' generosity. Kay & Robert took it upon themselves to underwrite the total cost for the Hay Handler Tractor Attachment. Our staff is extremely grateful for the help this equipment will give in un-loading hay bales. Kay & Robert, thank you so much. You are wonderful!

Denice Fortin   August 2005 - Denice has donated a Lowe's giftcard. With the new construction going on, this is a handy gift. Thank you very much Denice!

Michele Boyle   August 2005 - Michele has donated 2 Coleman 15 pc. accessory kits that will be used frequently. Thank you for your kind donation Michele.

Candy Lee   August 2005 - Candy has donated six of the 400cc Syringes that are needed for Misty's medical treatments. Thank you very much Candy.

Starling Walter   August 2005 - Starling has donated one of the pressure washer hoses that we desperately need. Thank you so much Starling. We appreciate all you do for us.

Cindy Alkhoudairy   August 2005 - Cindy has donated packing supplies to the sanctuary. Thank you very much Cindy!

Kathy Hewitt   August 2005 - Kathy has donated two containers of Cosequin Equine Powder. Jenny and Shirley receive Cosequin for leg injuries they sustained before coming to the Sanctuary, Zula receives it for joint problems she has been plagued with her entire life, Winkie for problems with her front wrists, a condition that she arrived with, and Delhi to ward off any arthritic pain that might become a problem in her senior years. This was a much needed gift and we thank you very much Kathy!

Judith Smith   July 2005 - Judy donated a box of office supplies for our staff. Since we go through supplies so quickly in the office this was a much needed gift. Thank you very much Judith for helping to make our jobs easier and less stressful!

Jenna & Michael Stewart   July 2005 - Jenna and Michael have donated the compact dishwasher for Misty. Thank you so much Jenna and Michael. Your gift makes the caregivers jobs that much easier and your kindness and support is most appreciated.

Denice Fortin   August 2005 - Denice has donated 10 each of the three different size welding discs that Scott needed for the new construction. Thank you very much Denice!

Kelly Colbert   August 2005 - Kelly has donated 10 pks. of Concave Wood Carving Blades. This style blade allows caregivers to painlessly remove a very thin slice of dead flesh from Delhi's feet. Thank you Kelly for helping make the keepers' jobs a bit easier.

Barbara Ribinski   July 2005 - Barbara has donated a 100' torch hose. Thank you very much Barbara.

Susan Carrick   July 2005 - Susan had come through for us once again and has donated an Ohaus CS-200 Portable Digital Scale. Thank you Susan for always thinking of the Sanctuary.

Bill Cowan   July 2005 - Bill has donated two boxes of the Tyvek envelopes that we use in mailing out t-shirts to members, mailing labels, file jackets and other office equipment to the sanctuary. The office staff thank you very much Bill!

Stacey Nutter   July 2005 - Stacey has donated produce to the elephants in honor of Shirley's anniversary. Thank you so much Stacey!

Starling Walter   July 2005 - Starling has donated the Vector 1000 Watt Power Inverter that our staff will use on various jobs. Thank you Starling!

Cathy Crihendon   July 2005 - Cathy has donated produce for the elephants to enjoy. We thank you Cathy and the elephants thank you also!

Heather Goldman Donahue   July 2005 - Heather has donated one case of the Diagnostic Specimen Bag Shippers that we must use to ship certain lab samples. Thank you very much Heather. We truly appreciate your generousity.

Marie Soliman   July 2005 - Marie had donated one gallon of B-L Solution to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Marie!

Sharon Sinclair   July 2005 - Sharon has donated the 400cc syringe that we use to administer Misty's TB medications. Thank you very much Sharon.

Eileen Snitzer   July 2005 - Eileen has donated one gallon of B-L solution this month. Thank you very much Eileen.

Sandra Shea   July 2005 - Sandra has donated 25 gallons of molasses to the sanctuary. Thank you very much Sandra.

Lynda Stanley   July 2005 - Lynda has donated a 100 amp battery starter. Thank you very much Lynda for your generousity.

Erin Infinger   July 2005 - Erin has donated 10 gallons of molasses for the elephants. Thank you very much Erin!

Sandy Nervig   July 2005 - Sandy has donated one container of MSM Ultra Pure and one gallon of the B-L Solution that we use on the elephants daily. Thank you Sandy.

Georgia Heath   July 2005 - Georgia has donated 3 boxes of 3M 1870 Surgical Mask N95. Thank you very Georgia. We appreciate your kindness.

Barbara Borchardt   July 2005 - Barbara is one of our members who always goes out of her way to help us. This month she has underwritten the cost of one of Misty's 400CC syringes that we use to administer her medication. Thank you very much Barbara.

David Brule   July 2005 - David has donated 2 boxes of the 10cc syringes that use in taking blood samples. Thank you very much David.

Bill Cowan   July 2005 - Bill has donated one 100' water hose and two packs of much needed batteries to the Sanctuary. Thank you Bill for always thinking of us.

Barbara Clarke   July 2005 - Barbara, one of our regular volunteers, has generously donated two boxes of the Tyvek envelopes that we use in mailing out t-shirts to members. Thank you Barbara!

Karen Sharf   July 2005 - Karen has donated 10 packs of the Z-Router blades which are used during the elephants' foot trimming. Thank you very much Karen.

Lisa McDowell   July 2005 - Lisa has donated a pressure washer hose, baking soda, peroxide, and gallon and quart size freezer bags. Thank you once again Lisa for your continued kindness.

Linda McKenney   July 2005 - Linda has donated 16 refrigerant packs and a shipping container. Thank you very much Linda. We appreciate your kindness.

Gail Green   July 2005 - Gail has donated the pry bar set, the welding clamp and battery starter set that Scott needed so much. Thank you very much Gail for support!

The EleFan Herd   July 2005 - What would we do without the kind, generous people who make up the EleFan Herd? The Herd's July Blitz underwrote the new weed-eater, shipping vials for sending lab samples and 1 and 1/2 months of Misty's medical expenses. We feel extremely lucky to be supported by such a group. Thank you all very much!

John Corbit   July 2005 - John has donated 10 of the non-toxic ice packs we use when shipping Misty's truck wash samples. Thank you very much John for this much needed item.

Anonymous   July 2005 - An anonymous donor has donated one of the tarps that we needed. We thank you very much.

Bill Cowan   July 2005 - Bill has a way of making sure we have what we need when we need it. He donated 6 racketing tie downs and the equipment needed to administer Misty's oral medications. Thank you Bill

Darcy Symes   July 2005 - Darcy has donated four gallons of Eco-Tru to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Darcy.

Helen Joffrion   July 2005 - Helen has donated two bottles of Eco-Blends Equine Buzz Off insect repellent. Thank you Helen.

Lynda Stanley   July 2005 - Lynda has donated one bottle of the Equine Buzz Off insect repellent. Thank you Lynda.

John Pound   July 2005 - John had donated a 18V 1/2" Impact Wrench. Thank you so very much John. We truly appreciate it.

Pamela Austrich   July 2005 - Pamela has donated a 5" AC/DC Grinder, a small angle grinder, and a power pack 300 watt inverter. These items will make construction projects so much easier. Thank you Pamela for helping us to complete our new Asian Barn with your gift.

Michelle Hubbard   July 2005 - Michelle has donated two bottles of the Eco-Blends Equine Buzz Off which is a wonderful insect repellent for the elephants. Thank you very much Michelle for thinking of our girls.

Sandra Garrison   July 2005 - Sandra has donated dishes and dog treats for our "other" four-legged friends here at the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Sandra.

Karen Hoxie   July 2005 - Karen has donated one container of Animal Algae for the elephants. Thank you Karen. We appreciate your kindness.

Denice Fortin   July 2005 - Denice had donated baking soda which we use for cleaning and self-standing vials which are used for sending specimens to the lab. Thank you for thinking of us Denice.

Joyce Boswell   July 2005 - Joyce had donated produce for the girls to enjoy. Thank you very much Joyce!

Bill Cowan   July 2005 - Bill has come through for us once again and has donated two power washer hoses, 4 cases of corrugated shipping boxes and two cases of respirator masks. We thank you once again Bill for your kindness and generosity.

Lisa McDowell   July 2005 - Lisa has donated one container of MSM Ultra Pure powder. As we use this supplemnt daily, we truly appreciate this donation. Thank you Lisa for your generousity.

Ginger Hays   July 2005 - Ginger has donated some much needed office supplies to the staff. Thank you, Ginger,for helping to keep us stocked in paper and labels.

Paula & Jim Adwell   July 2005 - Jim & Paula have donated the air fighter L-wedge that our contactor needs in order to help finish the new construction project. Thank you very much Jim and Paula.

Ruth Scroggin   July 2005 - Ruth has donated a Lowe's gift card to help in the new construction. Thank you very much Ruth!

Susan Carrick   July 2005 - Susan has come through again by donating the commercial blender we need for Misty's meds. What a joy to be able to rely on our avid supporters who make our job that much easier. Thank you Susan.

Cindy Alkhoudairy   July 2005 - Cindy plans to provide recycled ice packs, zip lock bags and styrofoam containers to the Sanctuary on an on-going basis. Thank you Cindy for helping the elephants and the environment by recycling.

Barbara Borchardt   July 2005 - Barbara Borchardt donated a mechanical jack in honor of Shirley's anniversary. Thank you Barbara

Kathleen Mohning   July 2005 - Kathleen has provided all of the dishes we had listed. Thanks for being part of the solution.

Laura Giampino   June 2005 - Laura has donated one case of 12 EcoTru 22oz. spray bottles for use in disinfecting the barn during quarantine and one litre of Emcelle Tocopherol which is a supplement added to the elephants' diets. Thank you very much Laura!

Anthony Rosco   June 2005 - Anthony has donated 4 - 22oz bottles of EcoTru disinfectant. Thank you very much Anthony for your donation.

Debbie Tolocko   June 2005 - Debbie had donated produce and 4 packs of the Z-Router blades to the Sanctuary. Thank you so much for your kindess Debbie. We truly appreciate it.

Donna Rossetti   June 2005 - Donna has donated one gallon of EcoTru. We use this disinfectant each day to sanitize Misty's barn. Thank you very much Donna!

Michele Lloyd   June 2005 - Michele has donated watermelon for all the elephants here at the Sanctuary. We thank you and the elephants thank you also!

Allison Kelly   June 2005 - Allison is always thinking of the elephants and ways to help us here. She has purchased two of the radiant heaters that were needed for this coming winter! Thank you so very much Allison. You are truly amazing and we appreciate your kindness so very much.

Sandy Garrison   June 2005 - Sandy has donated an impact socket set that Scott very much needed. Thank you Sandy!

Kate Scarmalis   June 2005 - Kate purchased two new dogs beds for our furry friends here to enjoy. Thank you Kate!

Ele-Fan Herd   June 2005 - When the Herd puts their minds to it they can accomplish anything! Their goal for their Blitz this month was to purchase one of the radiant heaters that is needed to help keep the elephants warm in cold weather and, of course, the Ele-Fan Herd has come through for us again! Big thanks go out to each and every one of you who has made this possible.

Carolyn McIntyre   June 2005 - Carolyn has donated a dog bed for one of the previously homeless dogs who now live at the Sanctuary. Thank you so much Carolyn!

Gretchen Eby   June 2005 - Gretchen donated four packs of Z-Router blades which are used during foot and nail trimmings. Thank you very much Gretchen!

Pam Austrich   June 2005 - Pam donated watermelon for the elephants to enjoy in honor of her father, Tony Koppie. Thank you Pam for thinking of us.

Lisa McDowell   June 2005 - Lisa was kind enough to think of the other animals who have found shelter here at the Sanctuary. Lisa has donated two new dog beds for our assorted canine friends. Thank you so much Lisa!

Cher Tushiah   June 2005 - Cher has donated three packs of Z-Router blades. These small, disposable blades allow for precision in trimming and enable the caregivers to help keep the elephant's pads and nails healthy. Thank you Cher for your donation.

Susan McKee   June 2005 - Susan has donated 40 lbs. of bananas in honor of the Hawthorn elephants. Thank you very much Susan. The girls will enjoy these.

Denice Fortin   June 2005 - Denice had very kindly donated 10 packs of the Z-Router blades which are used when we trim the elephants' feet. Thank you Denice!

Lisa Milot   June 2005 - Lisa has donated one container of Animal Algae to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Lisa.

Lisa McDowell   June 2005 - Lisa has puchased an Ingersoll Rand Impact Socket Set for use on the new barn construction. Thank you very much Lisa!

Cynthia Alkhoudairy   June 2005 - Cindy has donated the Impact Sockets that Scott needed to use with the Impact Driver that we received last year. Thank you very much Cindy!

Karen Adams   June 2005 - Karen had donated 5 gallons of Blackstrap Molasses to the sanctuary. We add blackstrap molasses in with the elephant’s grain diets and supplements. We use 5 gallons each week. Thank you so much Karen for providing us with this donation.

Sanctuaries Unique Garden Center   June 2005 - Sanctuaries Unique Garden Center has donated 50 lbs. of Fastrak to The Elephant Sanctuary. Thank you very much for thinking of us. We truly appreciate it.

Michele Boyle   June 2005 - Michele has donated two bottles of the Lewey's Eco-Blends Equine Buzz Off for use on the elephants in keeping those nasty flying pests away. We thank you Michele and the elephants thank you too!

Barbara Clarke   June 2005 - Barbara is always thinking of the Sanctuary and ways to help. This time Barbara has donated 10 lbs. of Fastrak. Thank you Barbara for your donation.

Thomas Elliott   June 2005 - Thomas has very kindly donated 50 lbs. of Fastrack Probiotic to the Sanctuary. As we go though 3-5 lbs. of this item per week, we greatly appreciate this donation. Thank you very much Thomas.

Tony Madsen   June 2005 - Tony has donated produce to be shared by all the elephants. Thank you very much Tony for your generous gift.

Ashly Walton   May 2005 - Ashly had donated 5 lbs. of MSM Ultra Pure. Thank you so much for your kindness Ashly. We truly appreciate it.

Jonny Ursen & Friends   May 2005 - Jonny and friends have been kind enough to donate produce in honor of Sissy. Thank you very much.

Ron Wilson   May 2005 - Ron had donated two gallons of B-L Solution. Thank you very much Ron for the donation of this much needed item.

Suzanne Roscoe   May 2005 - Suzanne had generously donated one gallon of B-L Solution. Thank you very much Suzanne.

The EleFan Herd   May 2005 - This month the EleFans focused on raising the funds needed for the Air Conditioning/Heater Unit for the office in the new Asian barn and once again they came through in a big way. Thank you all very much for devotion and dedication!

JodysJungle@aol.com   May 2005 - Jody provided underwriting for one of the first three wells that were drilled at the Sanctuary several years ago. When she learned that the pump needed to be replaced Jody immediately came to the rescue...again. Thank you Jody, for your continued dedication to our girls.

Cynthia Alkhoudairy   May 2005 - Cynthia has donated a Makita 21" gas-powered chainsaw and the two remaining generators that were needed to the Sanctuary. This is a very welcome and much appreciated gift. Thank you so much Cynthia.

Edna Bowman   May 2005 - Edna has donated a Lowe's gift card that will help us with our new construction. Thank you very much Edna.

Starling Walter   May 2005 - Starling has donated one HP3030-Q2612A toner cartridge for one of the printers in the office. With all the acknowledgements and letters that leave the office daily it is a very welcome donation. Thank you Starling.

Barbara Borchardt   May 2005 - Barbara has very generously donated watermelon and canteloupe for the elephants to share in memory of our beloved Barbara, the Asian elephant. Thank you so very much Barbara for thinking of the elephants as often as you do.

Joanne Hartough   May 2005 - Joanne had donated two gallons of EcoTru to the Sanctuary. As we go through a gallon a day, this donation is very much appreciated. Thank you Joanne!

Judy Smith   May 2005 - Judy has donated produce for the elephants to snack on. Thank you very much Judy.

Angelika Mundt   May 2005 - Angelika, on behalf of the "Circle of Friends" has donated 4 lbs. of MSM Ultra Pure to the Sanctuary in honor of Margot Bowen's birthday. Thank you very much Circle of Friends!

Michele Boyle   May 2005 - Michele has donated produce for the elephants to enjoy. We thank you Michele and the elephants thank you also!

Bill Cowan   May 2005 - Bill has donated office supplies for the sanctuay staff's use. Thank you Bill for thinking of us!

Joanne Hartough   May 2005 - Joanne had donated 4 packs of Z-Router blades for use during nail and pad trimmings. Thank you very much Joanne!

Danielle Thouvenin   May 2005 - Danielle has donated watermelon for the elephants to enjoy. Thank you Danielle for the very kind gift!

Carolyn McIntyre   May 2005 - Carolyn has donated 10 packs of Z-Router blades for foot trimmings. Thank you Carolyn!

Jennifer Golik   May 2005 - Jennifer has donated 20 lbs. of MSM Ultra Pure. Thank you very much Jennifer for your very generous gift to the Santuary.

Michele Lloyd   May 2005 - Michele has donated 5 packs of Z-Router x-acto style blades which we use to trim the nails and pads on the elephants' feet. Michele has also donated various office supply items which will come in very handy. Thank you Michele for donating these items!

Diane Dye   May 2005 - Diane has donated 25 packs of Z-Router x-acto style blades which we use to trim the nails and pads on the elephants' feet. Thank you Diane for such a generous donation!

Trish Kirk   May 2005 - Trish donated produce for the girls "In honor of Margot Bowen's birthday, May 15". Thank you Trish, for your continued support.

Lisa Milot   May 2005 - Lisa has donated one litre of Emcelle Tocopherol (Liquid Vitamin E) for the elephants. Thank you Lisa for your generous donation.

Lynn Birks   May 2005 - Lynn has donated three containers of Animal Algae to the Sanctuary. Animal Algae is used to give the elephants the enzymatically-active nutrition they need. Thank you very much Lynn.

Cynthia Alkhoudairy   May 2005 - Cynthia has donated 3M Fit Testing Solution and 3M Sensitivity Solution to be used used during Mask Fit Tests. Thank you very much Cynthia!

Jody Stickney   May 2005 - Jody has very generously donated a chainsaw to the Sanctuary. Having another chainsaw will make jobs such as clearing fallen tree limbs much easier. Thank you very much Jody!

Michele Lloyd   May 2005 - Michele has donated 12 sets each of 48" and 18" bungee cords. These are used to help strap down meals that are taken to the girls out in the habitat and will come in very handy. Thank you Michele!

Teresa & Chris Forsstrom   May 2005 - In honor of Chris's birthday, Teresa & Chris have generously donated fresh produce to the Sanctuary. Thank you so much Chris & Teresa for thinking of The Elephant Sanctuary on Chris's birthday.

Denice Fortin   May 2005 - Denice has donated the Sensitivity solution that we use for our employees Mask Fit Tests as part of our Quarantine Protocol. Thank you Denice!

Anita Steele   May 2005 - Anita has also donated molasses to be added to the elephants' diets. Thank you very much Anita for thinking of us.

Lauri Tyeryar   May 2005 - Lauri has donated molasses which are added to the elephants' grain diets and supplements. Thank you very much Lauri.

Susan Carrick   May 2005 - Susan had very kindly donated 3M Fit Testing and Sensitivity solutions that are used as part of our quarantine protocol. Thank you very much Susan!

Lisa Kirchner   May 2005 - Lisa has donated four gallons of EcoTru. Thank you very much Lisa!

Peggy Ornelas   March 2005 - Peggy has donated Animal Algae and Fastrak to the Sanctuary. Thank you Peggy for your very generous donation.

Denice Fortin   May 2005 - Because of an e-mail sent by Denice to the 3M Corporation, they have agreed to send us one full case of #1870 N95 Respirator Masks! This is wonderful as our caregivers and office staff use these masks daily. Thank you so much for thinking of us Denice and thank you 3M Corporation!

Pamela Putney   May 2005 - Pamela donated one litre of Emcelle Tocopherol for the elephants. Thank you Pamela!

Anne Gagne   May 2005 - Anne has donated four gallons of EcoTru to the Sanctuary. Since we go through a gallon a day this donation will come in very handy. Thank you Anne!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   May 2005 - Cindy had donated two boxes of syringes for our care-givers to use while taking blood samples. Thank you very much Cindy.

Lisa Collins   April 2005 - Lisa likes the idea of the elephants having access to fresh, clean water whenever they desire...so she paid for the solar pump for our new well. The more we grow the more thankful we are to all of our loyal supporters. Thank you Lisa

Marie Soliman   April 2005 - Marie has donated ten gallons of B-L Solution to the Sanctuary. Thank you Marie.

Ray McMasters   April 2005 - Ray has donated Blackstrap Molasses for the elephants at the Sanctuary. Thank you Ray.

Mary-Jean Cameron   April 2005 - Mary-Jean has donated Skin So Soft Bath Oil for use on the elephants during the summer months to help keep the bugs away. Thank you Mary-Jean.

Susan Sandrock   April 2005 - Susan has donated Blackstrap Molasses to the Sanctuary. Thank you Susan.

Fay Morris   April 2005 - Fay has donated Skin So Soft for the elephants. Thank you very much Fay!

Denice Fortin   April 2005 - Denice had donated many bottles of Skin So Soft for the elephants. Thank you very much Denice.

Michele Boyle   April 2005 - Michele has donated Aloe Vera Gel for Delhi's feet. Thank you very much Michele.

Nicole Blums   April 2005 - Nicole has donated Skin So Soft Bath Oil for the elephants use. Thank you Nicole!

Stacy Magerkurth   April 2005 - Stacy has donated Skin So Soft Bath Oil for the elephants. Thank you Stacy.

Bobbi Mallace   April 2005 - Bobbi had donated Skin So Soft Bath Oil for the elephants to help them during the summer months. Thank you Bobbi!

Nelson Campbell   April 2005 - Nelson Campbell has donated Blackstrap Molasses and Fastrak for the elephants. Thank you Nelson.

Susan Carrick   April 2005 - Susan has donated the water storage tank for the habitat and Skin So Soft. You have made our elephants very happy Susan! Thank you!

Georgia Heath   April 2005 - Georgia has donated a Lowe's Gift Card to the Sanctuary. This will come in very handy. Thank you very much Georgia.

Karen Adams   April 2005 - Karen donated delicious red grapes to the elephants in honor of The Elephant Sanctuary's 10th anniversary. Thank you very much Karen.

Georgia Heath   April 2005 - Georgia has made a donation of produce to the Sanctuary for our elephants. Thank you very much Georgia.

Jan Slotar   April 2005 - Jan has donated bungee cords and 20 lbs. of MSM Ultra Pure to the Sanctuary. Thank you Jan for being so generous to us.

Mary McBride   April 2005 - Mary has donated produce for the elephants. Thank you Mary!

Bill Cowan   April 2005 - Bill has donated the labeling tape that we needed and many office supplies for the Sanctuary office staff to use. Thank you once again Bill!

Kathleen McCullen   April 2005 - Kathleen had donated one box of respirator masks to the Sanctuary. Thank you Kathleen.

Starling Walter   April 2005 - Starling has donated the Grade 70 Transport chain that we use for hanging elephant toys and for lifting and moving heavy items. Thank you very much Starling.

Karen Borreson   April 2005 - Karen has donated two boxes of respirator masks for our caregivers' use. Thank you Karen.

Joan Cottrell   April 2005 - Joan has donated a pack of 100 Cryovials to be used when we collect blood. Thank you Joan.

Allison Kelly   April 2005 - Allison has donated the funding that has enabled the Sanctuary to rent a forklift for one month. This forklift is being used to move the pipe corrals that are being built for the new Asian barn. Thank you very much Allison for a very thoughtful and generous donation. We truly appreciate it.

Denice M. Fortin   April 2005 - Denice has been very generous to us. She has donated Anchor Bolts for the new Asian barn construction, respirator masks for our elephant caregivers and 48 bungee cords which we use to strap down items while hauling them on the 4-wheelers. Thank you so very much Denice for your kindness to us.

Barbara Garrison   April 2005 - Barbara has donated Respirator Masks for our caregivers to wear while taking care of Misty. Thank you Barbara!

Jodi Goldberg   April 2005 - Jodi had donated Anchor Bolts for the new Asian barn construction and also 5 gallons of Blackstrap Molasses . Thank you very much Jodi!

Fay Morris   April 2005 - Fay has donated a 5 lb. bag of Fastrak to the Sanctuary. Thank you Fay!

Susan Holland   April 2005 - Susan has donated two containers of Animal Algae to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Susan.

Allison Kelly   April 2005 - Allison had very kindly donated Anchor Bolts for the Asian barn construction. Thank you Allison!

Joleyne LaChapelle   April 2005 - Joleyne has donated Anchor Bolts for the new Asian barn construction. Thank you so much Joleyne.

Bonita Mitchell   April 2005 - Bonita had donated funding for one ceiling fan for the new Asian barn. Thank you very much Bonita.

Colleen Perrin   April 2005 - Colleen had very generously donated the funds for a ceiling fan for the new Asian barn. Thank you so very much Colleen!

Maggie Barrett   April 2005 - Maggie has donated Anchor Bolts for the new Asian barn construction. Thank you very much Maggie!

The EleFan Herd   April 2005 - The EleFan Herd are truly a wonderful group! This month the EleFans focused on raising the funds needed for the remaining ceiling fans for our new Asian barn and once again they came through in a big way. Thank you all very much for devotion and dedication!

Ana Callison   April 2005 - Ana Callison has donated Anchor Bolts for the new Asian barn construction. Thank you Ana!

Karen Hoxie   April 2005 - Karen had donated 4 gallons of EcoTru to the Sanctuary. This disinfectant is used every date in the Quarantine Barn. Thank you Karen!

Susan Carrick   April 2005 - Susan has donated Anchor Bolts for the new Asian barn construction. Thank you Susan!

Carolyn McIntyre   April 2005 - Carolyn has donated Anchor Bolts for the new Asian barn construction. Thank you Carolyn.

Kelly Colbert   April 2005 - Kelly has donated supplies for our office. We have been so busy lately that we are going through our office supplies in no time flat. Thank you Kelly!

Laura Cotter   April 2005 - Laura had donated one box of respirator masks to be used by the caregivers at the Sanctuary. Thank you Laura.

Glenn Conner   April 2005 - Glenn has donated one litre of Emcelle Tocopherol. Thank you Glenn.

Lisa Nygaard   April 2005 - Lisa has donated 5 packs of pedicure tools for the elephants. Thank you Lisa.

Bill Cowan   April 2005 - Bill has been very kind to us yet again and has donated all the office supply items that were listed on the "Wish List" along with other various items that will come in very handy at the intern house and at the barns. Thank you very much Bill!

Joseph Carpentieri   April 2005 - Joseph has donated two bottles of Super Q10 to the sanctuary. Thank you very much Joseph.

Tina Dommer   April 2005 - Tina has very kindly donated produce for the elephants. We thank you very much Tina.

Luzie Keierleber   April 2005 - Luzie has donated 4 packs of pedicure tools to be used to help trim the elephants nails and pads. Thank you Luzie.

Jan Slotar   April 2005 - Jan has donated four packs of pedicure tools to help with nail & pad trimmings. Thank you Jan.

Susan Carrick   April 2005 - Susan is always thinking of us and has donated a Rapid Reel hose and one gallon of B-L Solution. Thank you very much Susan.

Jenna & Michael Stewart   April 2005 - Jenna & Michael Stewart have come through for us in a big way and have donated one of the radiant heaters needed for the new Asian barn. This heater will help keep our elephants warm at night. Thank you very much Jenna & Michael!

Charlotte Kohler   April 2005 - Charlotte has donated 100 bags of Puffed Wheat Cereal to the sanctuary for the elephants! Thank you Charlotte for this very generous gift.

Reiko Ono   April 2005 - Reiko has donated 30 bags of Puffed Wheat Cereal for the elephants to use as treats. Thank you very much Reiko.

Betty Hester & Wendy Bowman   April 2005 - Betty and Wendy have donated two flat screen monitors and an external CD writer to the staff at the sanctuary. These monitors will help free up space on already over-crowded desks and the CD writer is sure to be used often. Thank you Betty and Wendy for your very kind and generous donations.

Michael & Sheila Medlar   April 2005 - Michael & Sheila have donated 40 bags of Puffed Wheat Cereal for the elephants. Thank you very much Michael & Sheila.

Allison Kelly   April 2005 - Allison has been very kind and has donated 4 Jolly Balls. Misty and Delhi will be very happy to see these! Thank you Allison.

Lisa McDowell   April 2005 - Lisa has donated one 10" Jolly Ball for the elephants to play with. Thank you Lisa.

Ann August   April 2005 - Ann has donated 40 bags of Puffed Wheat Cereal as treats for the elephants. Thank you for thinking of the elephants Ann.

Lisa Beal   April 2005 - Lisa has donated a jolly ball for Misty to play with. Thank you very much Lisa!

Michele Lloyd   April 2005 - Michele has donated a Lowe's gift card to the sanctuary. This will come in very handy. Thank you Michele for your generous gift.

The EleFan Herd   March 2005 - The Elefan Herd was so successful in their campaign for the new barn exhaust fans that not only did they raise enough money for us to purchase all the remaining fans needed but there was enough money left over to purchase a welder's vise grip set, a darkening welding helmet and a new tire toy for Misty! The Elefans are a great group of people and we thank you from the bottom of our hearts.

Michele Lloyd   March, 2005 - Michele has donated two of Delhi and Misty's favorite toy. Jolly Balls! Thank you very Michele.

Stacey Trapp   March 2005 - Stacey has donated one container of Animal Algae. Thank you Stacey.

Cora & Elissa Moore   March 2005 - Cora and Elissa have donated a Kroger Gift card. These always come in very handy. Thank you Cora and Elissa.

Maria Zoltek   March 2005 - Maria donated watermelon to the sanctuary in honor of Tarra's birthday. Tarra and the rest of the elephants thank you very much Maria.

Cherie Teague   March 2005 - Cherie has donated produce for the Asian elephants. Thank you for your generous donation Cherie.

Barbara Borchardt   March 2005 - Barbara is always thinking of the elephants. She has donated produce this month for the girls and has also donated medical supplies in memory of Lota. Thank you Barbara.

Jenna & Michael Stewart   March 2005 - Jenna & Michael donated the very first exhaust fan for our new Asian elephant barn. We are truly appreciative of your very generous donation and sincerely thank you for your support.

Bill Cowan   March 2005 - Bill has come through for us once again. He has donated two Apek never-kink hoses, an automatic tabber for the intern house and numerous office supply items. Thank you very much Bill for your kindness and thoughtfulness.

Jan Slotar   March 2005 - Jan has generously donated two 5 lb. bags of Fastrak and one container of Animal Algae to the elephants. Thank you very much Jan.

Barbara Clarke   March 2005 - Barbara has been kind enough to donate three 5 lb. bags of Fastrak to the sanctuary. This donation will supply the elephants with the Fastrak they need for one full week. Thank you Barbara.

Nonna Kokayeff   March 2005 - Nonna has donated 4 qts. of B-L solution for the elephants. Thank you very much Nonna.

Elefanherd   March 2005 - The fantastically energetic and profoundly effective group of elephant lovers affectionately called the Elefanherd underwrote the cost of seven of the nine exhaust fans needed for the new Asian barn. They did this by engaging in a monthly fund raiser they dub the Wish List Blitz. After successfully convincing an exhaust fan distributor to reduce the price of fans for the Sanctuary, the group challenged each other to raise the funds to purchase all of the needed fans. Two members came through by purchasing two fans while the remainder of the group met the challenge and underwrote the cost of the remaining seven fans. What an amazing group of people the Elefanherd is. Thank you for your dedication and support. If you would like to participate in the wish blitz group challenge please visit https://secure.moses.com/www.elephants.com/donateWishList.htm

Michele Boyle   March 2005 - Michele has donated work gloves for the sanctuary staff which always come in handy. Thank you Michele.

Susan Pasini   March 2005 - Susan has very generously donated two new exhaust fans for the new Asian barn in memory of her husband, Julio Pasini. These exhaust fans will be used at the top of the ceiling of the new Asian elephant barn to insure a healthy air flow. Thank you very much Susan.

Barbara Bettke   March 2005 - Barbara has donated four Eastern Redbud trees to be planted at Lota's grave. Their reddish-purple flowers will be wonderful to see in the spring. Thank you very much Barbara for this wonderful tribute to Lota.

Mary-Jo Neu   March 2005 - Mary-Jo had donated two boxes of the N95 masks for our caregivers. Thank you Mary-Jo for your generous donation.

Starling Walter   March 2005 - Starling has very kindly donated a new welding helmet in order to help keep our staff safe while working on projects around the sanctuary. Thank you Starling!

Rebecca Marner   March 2005 - Rebecca has been kind enough to donate 5 lbs. of MSM Ultra Pure which is a daily supplement given to some of our elephants. Thank you very much Rebecca.

Ana Callison   March 2005 - Ana had donated two boxes of N95 masks for our caregivers and staff. Thank you Ana for your generous donation.

Attila Bognar   March 2005 - Attila has donated many medical supplies that are needed in the care of Misty such as syringes, vials and an infusion set. Thank you Attila for helping us to take care of Misty.

Carol Sullivan   March 2005 - Carol had been very kind and has donated two 3V digital camera batteries and a battery charger. This donation will help ensure that we can take many pictures of the elephants out in the habitat. Thank you Carol.

Barbara Garrison   March 2005 - Barbara has donated one box of N95 masks for our caregivers working with Misty. Thank you Barbara.

Carol Golden   March 2005 - Carol has generously donated a qt. of B-L solution. This product is a natural anti-inflammatory which works well to keep Jenny pain free. Thank you Carol.

Chris & Teresa Forsstrom   March 2005 - Chris & Teresa have kindly donated two cases of EcoTru for use in Misty's barn. Thank you very much Chris & Teresa.

Jennifer Lockwood   March 2005 - Jennifer has been kind enough to donate two Duracell 3V Lithium Batteries for our digital camera. We go through approximately two batteries per month taking pictures of the elephants in the habitat. Thank you very much Jennifer for thinking of us.

Jennifer Golik   March 2005 - Jennifer has donated four-4 lb. containers of MSM Ultra Pure for the girls. MSM is a supplemental source of bio-available sulfur which assists the body in the production of connective tissue, enzymes, hormones and immunoglobins and we use this product daily with the elephants. Thank you Jennifer.

Stacy Trapp   March 2005 - Stacy has donated five lbs. of MSN Ultra Pure. We have had wonderful results with the product. Thank you Stacy.

Luzie Keierleber   March 2005 - Luzie has donated fresh produce to the sanctuary for the elephants. Thank you very much Luzie.

Rebecca Marner   March 2005 - Rebecca has donated one 4-lb. container and one 1-lb. container of MSM Ultra Pure which is given as a daily supplement to Jenny, Winkie, Delhi and Zula. Thank you very much Rebecca.

Yvonne Au   March 2005 - Yvonne has sent us flower bulbs that have been planted on Lota's grave. When the bulbs bloom they will be beautiful to see. Thank you very much Yvonne for the lovely and thoughtful gift in memory of Lota.

Bill Cowan   March 2005 - Bill has generously donated some supplies to go with our new generator that we received this month. We now have a generator wheel kit to help us move the generator around easily, a generator cover to help protect it from the elements and more generator plugs. Those will always come in handy. Thank you once again Bill for thinking of us and being so kind.

Colleen Perrin   March 2005 - Colleen has been kind enough to donate four gallons of B-L Solution. In addition to being an anti- inflammatory it has the added advantage of being a supplemental source of Vitamin B-12. Each elephant receives 8 oz of B-L Solution daily. Thank you Colleen.

Bill Cowan, Jr.   March 2005 - Bill has come through for us once again with labels & supplies for the office and new plumbing fixtures for the intern house. Thank you so much Bill.

Debra Welebny   March 2005 - Debra has donated 2 quarts of B-L Solution to the Sanctuary. Thank you Debra.

Denice Fortin   March 2005 - Denice was kind enough to donated one container of Cosequin EQ Powder. This product helps reduce inflammation and rebuild cartilage and its major components in the elephants. Thank you very much Denice.

Karen Dynarski   March 2005 - Karen has donated 5 gallons of molasses to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Karen.

Envirosystems, Inc.   March 2005 - Envirosystems, Inc. has generously agreed to donated one 5 gallon pail of EcoTru for every 55 gallons of EcoTru purchased for the Sanctuary. Thank you very much for this donation Envirosystems, Inc. We are truly grateful.

Sonja Bakker   March 2005 - Sonja has donated flower bulbs to be planted on Tina's grave as a memorial. Thank you very much Sonja for this beautiful gift.

Steven Penn   March 2005 - Steven Penn has donated two quarts of B-L solution for the elephants. Thank you for your kindness Steven.

Ahali Elephants   March 2005 - Ahali Elephants - David, Lora, Jordina & Cristina - has donated a truckload of produce for Flora in honor of her 23rd birthday. In fact, they made such a generous donation that Flora can share with her friends Tange and Zula. Thank you so much Ahali Elephants. We truly appreciated your kindness.

Cherie Valentine   March 2005 - Cherie has been very kind and has donated produce in honor of Flora's 23rd birthday. Flora thanks you very much Cherie!

Michele Boyle   March 2005 - Michele has donated 36 pairs of work gloves. This will come in very handy for our caretaker staff. Thank you so much Michele.

Barbara Bettke   March 2005 - Barbara has donated one box of 19 gauge butterfly needles with luer adapters. During Misty's quarantine she will need to have blood drawn regularly. These needles will help us in that process. Thank you Barbara!

Luzie Keierleber   March 2005 - Luzie has donated 5 gallons of Blackstrap Molasses to the sanctuary. Molasses are very beneficial to the elephants' diets. Thank you Luzie!

Melanie Wells   March 2005 - Melanie has donated two gallons of EcoTru to be used at the Quarantine Barn and one gallon of B-L Solution. Thank you very much Melanie!

The EleFans   March 2005 - The EleFans have come through for us again in a big way! They have donated a generator and a portable air compressor which are going to come in very handy at the new Asian barn construction site. Thank you EleFans! You are the best!

Lisa McDowell   March 2005 - Lisa gave one case of transfer pipets and one case of 50 blood tubes. Misty's medical care requires monitering of blood. This donation makes the caretakers' jobs easier. Thank you very much Lisa!

Beth Arnold   February 2005 - Beth donated 1 liter of Emcelle Tocopherol. Thank you for your generous donation Beth.

K.Karr   February 2005 - Ms. Karr sent a box of goodies including 2 boxes of masks, 8 pairs of gloves, 3500 mailing labels, 12 pads of post it notes, 4 HP 78 ink cartridges, and 4 HP 45 ink cartridges. Thank you for your support Ms. Karr.

Lynne Crowton   February 2005 - Lynne donated 2 Amazing Grazers. One was donated for Misty in memory of her dear friend Lota, the other in honor of Tarra's birthday. Thank you for your donation Lynne.

Barbara Borchardt   February 2005 - Barbara donated 3 cases of bananas in loving memory of Lota in an effort to comfort Misty. Thank you for your donation Barbara.

Lisa Nygaard   February 2005 - Happy Birthday Tarra! Lisa donated watermelons and grapes in honor of Tarra's birthday. Thank you Lisa.

Edna Bowman   February 2005 - Responding to Misty's need for comfort in this difficult time, Edna has donated comfort food- 2 cases of bananas. Thank you for your kind doantion Edna.

Cell Tech   February 2005 - Cell Tech has made another generous donation of 4 containers of Animal Algae. Thank you Cell Tech.

Susan Carrick   February 2005 - Susan has donated one box of plastic needle holders. These tubes make the task of taking blood samples easier and less intrusive. Thank you for your generosity Susan.

Ruth Carlin   February 2005 - Ruth donated grapes and cantaloupes in honor of Tarra's Birthday. A much appreciated treat! Thank you Ruth.

Margot Bowen   February 2005 - Margot donated 1 Container of Animal Algae in honor of Tarra's 31st Birthday. Thank you for your support Margot.

Barbara Borchardt   January 2005 - Barbara donated Grapes, Cantaloupe, Honey Dew, Kiwi, and Oranges in honor of Sissys anniversary here at TES. On behalf of Sissy and all of The Girls, thank you Barbara.

Dr. Lynn Lofthouse   February 2005 - Dr. Lofthouse donated produce for The Girls to enjoy. Thank you Dr. Lofthouse.

Anaflora   February 2005 - Thank you again to Anaflora for another generous donation of Flower Essences for Our Girls emotional recovery. We always appreciate your donations. Thank you Anaflora.

Mary McBride   February 2005 - Mary had been following Lota's story and sent her a care package including peanut butter to make her medicine taste better. Thank you for your kind donation Mary.

Jennifer Golik   February 2005 - Jennifer donated 2-4lb Containers of MSM Ultra Pure. Thank you for your support Jennifer.

Bill Cowan   February 2005 - Bill has made yet another generous donation. 20 Reams Multi-Use Copy Paper, 10 Boxes Paper Clips, 1 Pack Glue Sticks, 1 Hand Held Desk Calculator, 1 Pack Rubber Bands, 19 Boxes Binder Clips, 1 Clothes Dryer Duct, and 1 4" Worm Gear Clamp. Thank you Bill for your generous donation.

Rethaes Sueda   February 2005 - Rethaes saw our need for a N95 Mask Fit Test Kit and fulfilled it very quickly. This kit will help allow new staff members on property and is much appreciated. Thank you Rethaes.

Lisa Kirchner   February 2005 - Lisa donated 1-5 gallon container of Blackstrap Molasses. Thank you for your support Lisa.

Pegg Anderson   February 2005 - Pegg donated 4-5 lb containers of Fastrak. All of the girls recieve this daily and it helps them tremendously. Thank you Pegg.

Amy Frantz   February 2005 - Amy donated two containers of Animal Algae. This will give us a weeks supply! Thank you Amy.

Peggy Ornelas   February 2005 - Peggy donated 4 DeWalt 18 volt batteries, 4 DeWalt 18 volt Flex Flashlights, 2 DeWalt 1 hour Dual Port Chargers and 1 Promo Jumpstart & DeWalt Racing Knife. These items will help tremendously. Thank you Peggy.

Joan Venegoni   February 2005 - Joan doanted 60 feet of chain which we use for moving equipment around with the backhoe. Thank you Joan.

JL Bonnet   February 2005 - JL donated 2 containers of MSM Ultra Pure. We have had wonderful results with this supplement. Thank you JL.

Peter Placido   January 2005 - Peter donated 2 containers of MSM Ultra Pure. We are always in need of this beneficial product. Thank you very much Peter.

Luzie "Lucy" Keierleber   February 2005 - In response to hearing Our Girls love citrus fruit, Lucy sent some tasty oranges straight from a Loiusiana citrus farm. They are her favorite and the girls agree they are delicious! Thank you Lucy.

Elizabeth Annan   February 2005 - Elizabeth has donated 2 cases of bananas for Misty in memory of her dear friend Lota. Thank you for your gift Elizabeth.

Barbara Bettke   January 2005 - Barbara donated produce for the girls in honor of Sissy's anniversary. Sissy sends her thanks and so do we Barbara.

Todd Shack   February 2005 - Todd donated one 1400 gram container of Cosequin EQ Powder. All of the girls benefit from this supplement. Thank you Todd.

Cynthia Pearson   February 2005 - Cynthia Pearson donated one container of MSM Ultra Pure. This remedy works wonders for Jenny! Thank you so much Cynthia.

Todd & Maeri Shack   February 2005 - Todd & Maeri donated produce for the girls twice this month. Thank you Todd and Maeri for your generosity.

the EleFans   January 2005 - The EleFans have devised two ingenious programs; “club meds” and “wish list blitz”, both monthly fundraising challenges to benefit the "GIRLS". We are eternally grateful for everyone’s tireless enthusiasm and outpouring of love and support. The first monthly "Club Meds" fundraiser generated close to $500 to go towards medicines and medical supplies used by our elephants. Thank you so much.

Starling Walter   February 2005 - Starling generously donated the DeWalt Heavy-Duty 18V Cordless 6-Tool Combo Kit. This tool kit is priceless out in the field; makes our job that much easier. Thank you Starling.

Cindy Alkhondiary   February 2005 - Cindy donated 2 Dewalt 18 volt battery charger, 2 Dewalt 18 volt batteries, and all 4 of the 18 Volt rechargeable Flashlights that we need. Cindy, thanks for recognizing that as the weather warms caregivers will be searching for the girls as they wander the habitat during the night.

Bill Cowan   February 2005 - Bill has become known as our Santa Claus. He donated 4 Brother model TZ-231 tapes, 1 Lenmar CRV3 Linton Charger w/ battery, 1 Lenmar CRV3 Linton Rechargeable Battery, 6 Duracell CRV3 3v. Lithium Batteries, 2 sets of 16 oz. melamine mugs for our office staff, 2 packs of While You Were Out Telephone Pads, 2 boxes of Rubber Finger Tips, 2 boxes of OfficeMax Medium Black Ballpoint Pens, 1 box of OfficeMax Assorted Ballpoint Pens,1 box of #16 Rubber Bands, 2 packs of 3 Staple Removers, 1 pack of Super Strength Packaging Tape w/Dispenser,1 box of Bubble Wrap, 1 box of 50 Expanding File Folders, 2 packs of Kodak Ultima Photo Paper, 40 Bankers Box Storage Containers, and 4 Bottle Moisteners. You have out done yourself again, thank you Bill.

Allison Kelly   February 2005 - Allison donated 12 litres of liquid Vit E; one bottle per elephant. Thank you Alison, you are another one of the elephant's angels.

Lisa Nygaard   February 2005 - Lisa donated 4 boxes of blood collection tubes, 13 watermelons, and one 18 lb. case of grapes. Thanks Lisa, for your support.

Ned Osborn   February 2005 - Ned donated 2 containers of animal algae. Our elephants benefit greatly from this supplement. Thanks Ned, for caring.

Michele Mercer   February 2005 - Michele donated 4-5lb bags of Fast Track. Thank you Michele.

Lisa McDowell   February 2005 - Lisa donated several medical supplies needed for Lota and Misty including 100 syringes, 100 butterfly needles and 2 boxes of N95 Particulate Respirator Masks. Lisa, thank you for your generous support.

Bill Cowan   January 2005 - The centrifuge was posted on our wish list for a matter of minutes before Bill ordered it. Our elephants are blessed by so many people who care deeply about their welfare. Thank you Bill.

Carol Sullivan   January 2005 - Carol donated 2 boxes od N95 masks to help keep the caregivers protected. Thank you Carol

Cherie Teague   January 2005 - Cherie is especaily fond of Lota. She donated carrots, broccoli and apples to help her gain weight and recover. Thank you Cherie.

Betty Hester   January 2005 - Betty donated masks and gloves for the maintanence staff. Thank you Betty.

Suzanne Davis   January 2005 - Suzanne donated 14 handmade ornaments to be hung on an ornament tree. Thank you Suzanne.

Barbara Ribinski   January 2005 - Barbara donated purple seedless grapes for Lota and Misty to share with their friends. Thank you Barbara.

Bill Cowan   January 2005 - Bill donated an electric typewriter, an electric heater and 10 -12 gallon plastic totes with lids. Thank you Bill.

Allison Kelly   January 2005 - Allison donated the 14" arborist chainsaw. The staff is pleased to receive this tool. Collecting browse, especially for the African elephants is an important part of the caregiver’s responsibilities. Thank you Allison, for making our job easier.

Lori Fanning   January 2005 - Lori donated 3-5 gallon containers of mollasses. We appreciate your contribution.

Denice M. Fortin   January 2005 - Denice underwrote the cost of N95 masks for Lota and Misty's caregivers. With so many members of the staff wearing these masks we go through lots of them each week. Thank you Denice.

Cherie Teague   January 2005 - After watching Lota on the EleCam Cherie called McCartney Produce Company and ordered 3 bags of carrots, a box of apples and 2 bags of broccoli espressly for Lota. Thank you Cherie for caring so deeply about Lota's welfare.

Staphanie Buckley   January 2005 - Stephanie came through with fresh produce for the girls again. Stephanie’s gift was given from the mother to the daughter. Thank you Stephanie

Kerry Adams   January 2005 - Kerry donated ONE container of Cosequin EQ Powder and TWO gallons of BL Solution. These suppliment works wonders for stiffness and joint pain in elephants, both young and old. Thank you Kerry.

Bill Cowan   January 2005 - When Bill sees a need he provides a solution. This week Bill donated reversible safety mat squares which benefit staff standing on hard concrete for a length of time. He also donated 10-12 gallon totes with hinged lids for merchandise storage. Thank you Bill.

Ruth Carlin   January 2005 - Ruth donated 12 cantaloupes, one for each of the girls. They loved them. Thank you Ruth.

Carol Sullivan   January 2005 - Carol has generously donated N95 masks for the staff working with Lota and Misty. Thank you Carol, for your assistance.

Linda Metzger   January 2005 - Linda has helped insure the safty of our staff by donating N95 respirator masks. Thank you Linda

Mary Mcbride   January 2005 - Mary donated produce for Lota and Misty and stated that she wanted Lota to have plenty of oranges to fatten her up. Thank you Mary.

Unilever Best Foods Walter.Taylor@unilever.com   January 2005 - Unilever Best Foods came through again. They donated 4-50 gallon drums of peanut butter. We used gallons of peanut butter weekly to mix supplements for the girls. This donation is incredibly generous and greatly appreciated. Thank you Unilever best Foods.

The EleFan Herd   January 2005 - The EleFan Herd developed an innovative project which they call the Wish List Blitz. Once a month an item is selected from the wish list and the EleFans work feverishly to raise the funds to buy it. This month they chose a new welder and accessories at a cost of $2,000. The BLITZ started with a bang and brought in all the funds needed in less than 48 hours. These supporters are truly amazing, not to mention dedicated. Thank you for your continued support and concern for our girls!

Bobbi Mallace   January 2005 - Bobbi recognized our need for quarantine masks and donated a case of N95 Masks. Thank you Bobbi.

Lynne M. Crowton   January 2005 - Lynne donated 1 gallon of B-L Solution. This natural pain remedy works great to insure that our elephants remain pain free with no concern of the side effects that can be casued by traditional pain killer. Thank you Lynne

Sadaf Ali Khan   January 2005 - Sadaf Ali Khan donated a box of 20 N95 Masks. All the staff wears these mask when they are in the quarantine area and although we try to be thrifty, we go through them quickly. Sadaf, thank you for your support.

Kerry Adams   January 2005 - Kerry recently found our site. After reading about our work she went to our wish wish and donated one 1400 gram container of Cosequin EQ Powder and two gallons of B-L Solution. Thank you Kerry and welcome to the family.