Gifts to the Sanctuary ~ 2006

Earleen Thomas   October 2006 - Thank you very much for the 4-wheeler tire that you bought for the caregivers! We go through them 'like nobody's business', delivering food to the girls out in the habitat! Thank you, thank you!

Various   December 2006 - One constant weekly expense is ordering fresh produce for all of the elephants, this can add up very quickly. A big thanks to Barbara Ribinski, Judith Randal and Marcia Reutershan for helping cover the cost of fresh produce!

Dawn Harris   December 2006 - We appreciate your checking the Wish List items to see what is the most urgent need, Dawn! The caregivers at the Q-barn will be most pleased to have these diagnostic shippers you've bought for them!

Nancy Kleinrok   December 2006 - Super Q10 is so beneficial to the girls, thank you Nancy for aiding the girls in their recovery here at the Sanctuary.

Reina Paff   December 2006 - Thank you so very much for keeping us in supply of Cosequin! This product rally helps the girls.

Ann August   December 2006 - Ann, one of our most dedicated supporters, has donated a generous plot of land which borders the Sanctuary property. The donation of this land ensures that another area of the Sanctuary will be secure and protected and will enable us to place a security residence in that portion of the habitat further ensuring the safety of the elephants. Thank you so much Ann for your unrelenting support and generousity! We are blessed.

Various   December 2006 - A big "THANK YOU" to all who thought about all of us here at the Sanctuary during this season of giving...and this note of appreciation comes from both your two-legged and four-legged friends!

Reina Paff   December 2006 - 3 bottles of Super Q10 were quickly snatched up by the new Asian barn caretakers! Their eyes lit up when they saw the box...thank you for making their day, Reina!

Jeanine Zmigrodski   December 2006 - Shirley and her "girlfriends" greatly enjoyed the apples you had underwritten for them, thank you for your kindness!

Rice   December 2006 - The box of much needed Double-Windowed envelopes was a perfect thing to donate this time of year...thank you much!

Mary Daughety   December 2006 - Thank you for the 2 packages of vacutainer tubes! They will most definitely be used!!!

Shirlee Bratt & Kathy Brigger   December 2006 - Thank you for thinking about the office's needs! We appreciate the card stock you've underwritten. You've also underwrote the cost for several bottles of white vinegar to help clean the Quarantine Barn...thank you for your thoughtfulness!

Robert & Frances Harms   December 2006 - Your contibution towards covering the ever-increasing cost of medical expenses for all the girls was a super big help! Thank you so much for your generous donation!

Janet Renee Mackey   December 2006 - Our growing population of abandoned dogs and kitties will never go hungey....thank you Janet for helping to cover the costs of thier nutritious food!

Various   December 2006 - A huge THANK YOU goes to the ELEFANHERD for their blitz this month to cover the last 3 portable hose reels for the new Asian barn. These reels makes it much more convenient for the caregivers to bring water to 'the girls'!

Karen Hoxie   December 2006 - We love our 3 wrist pillows! Thank you so very much for helping save our wrists!

Elinor Zetina & Jill & Wesley Sumner   December 2006 - Thank you for helping finish off the cost of our much needed Office Security system! It's been on the Wish List for quite some time, so thank you for underwriting the rest of this expense!

Melissa Haug   December 2006 - Thank you for the list of items you've underwritten! Included with the cost of the molasses and white vinegar was a donation to the Elephant Care Appeal, which is our most recent appeal. Much appreciated!

Various   December 2006 - Thank you Bill Cowan and Judy and Gary Smith for the boxes of double-windowed envelopes we use to send out our yearly membership renewals. We sometimes use hundreds and hundreds a month, so these boxes will come in handy!

Ron Saeger   December 2006 - Thank you so very much Ron for donating so many office supplies! We will use each and every item you sent! We always use the post-it notes and pens, the handing folders are awesome too, not to mention the copier/fax machine and the printer! The list of items goes on and on and on...Thank you!

Katie Stables   Decembr 2006 - 19 pounds of grapes! Delhi and her friends will love all these grapes! Thank you, Katie!

Hohenwald Community   December 2006 - Thank you to our Community members who assisted the Sanctuary with its recent Community event; Larry Dorning for a donation of bottled water, NACO and Keg Springs Winery for their special discounted rates to the Sanctuary.

Reina Paff   December 2006 - Just in time! Thank you Reina for donating the 2 10lb buckets of MSM powder, we were just about to place another order!

Nancy Giandomenico   December 2006 - Thank you Nancy for helping covering the cost of our much needed Animal Algae...the girls really appreciate it!

Bob & Cathie Dotson   December 2006 - In addition to contributing towards our recent Elephant Care Appeal, Bob & Cathie also donated money towards food for our many little kitties running around the Sanctuary. Many thanks!

Ellen Karaffa-Taylor   December 2006 - Ellen donated: Sea Salt, Fastrack, Eco-Blends Buzz Off, Animal Algae, Blackstrap Molasses, monies towards the Generator Maintenance and towards the 4-Wheeler, Dog food and Cat Food. Whew, awesome! Thank you for doing what you can Ellen!

Carolyn McIntyre   December 2006 - 2 bottles of the Vitamin B6 powder is what Carolyn contributed this time, thank you so very much!

Joanne Hartough   December 2006 - Thank you very much for donating a box of the Vacutainer Tubes! They are very useful!

Christopher Christian   December 2006 - Thank you Christopher for selflessly donating a box of apples for Shirley instead of receiving a Christmas present for yourself. Your kindness does not go unnoticed, much thanks Christopher!

Various -   November 2006 - Karen Wilson, Martine Dubuc, Aaron Hicks - these members have all donated vacutainer tubes. Thank you very much. We truly appreciate your support and generosity.

Various -   November, 2006 - Sharen Hoglen, Trish Kirk, Reina Paff - these members have all helped to underwrite Sea Salt which we use in Delhi's foot soaks. Thank you all very much!

Maria Benedek   November 2006 - Thank you very much Maria for providing funds to help underwrite Animal Algae, a natural supplement that is added to Delhi and Misty's diets.

George Maltese   November 2006 - George has underwritten Fastrack-Probiotic Powder and blackstrap molasses. Thank you very much George for helping us take care of the elephants and their diets!

Ellen Karaffa-Taylor   November 2006 - Ellen has donated Lowe's Gift cards. Thank you so much Ellen! These will really come in handy with all the construction projects going on here.

The EleFan Herd   November 2006 - We will have a new time clock, a new hose reel and be able to put more money towards the security at the office all thanks to the EleFan Herd! Thank you all so much for your continued support and generosity. Words cannot describe how lucky we are to have this group's constant encouragement.

Tommy Haskins   November 2006 - I know everyone is jumping up and down, thanking you Tommy for hand-delivering our 2007 Calendars! This made the whole process a lot easier and quicker! The calendar is just beautiful, everyone will fall in love with it!

George Maltese   November 2006 - ...loves not only elephants, but our cats and dogs too! Thank you so much George for helping to cover the cost of the cat and dog food!

Cherie Teague   November 2006 - The underwriting of the cost of the purple tubes, vacutainer tubes and the white vinegar has helped our immensely! Thank you Cherie!

Bonnie Bryant   November 2006 - Thank you so much for your very genreous donation towards the costs of the elephant's medical needs. Every donation helps these girls!

Barbara Ribinski   November 2006 - We always need and use Super Q10...thank you for filling this need Barbara!

Katherine Karr   November 2006 - Katherine will keep us in stock with Lexmark ink cartridges...for a while. Thank you for donating!!!

Kroger Gift card   November 2006 - Thank you Paula Griffith and Rochelle McCormick for donating the gift cards for Sancutary use!!

Susan Carrick   November 2006 - Thank you so much Susan for helping Mel out! She is too happy with her new printer...she loves it!!!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   November 2006 - Thank you Cindy for keeping us stocked up on ice packs and packing material...really helps!

Reina Paff   November 2006 - 2 gallons of the B-L solution is absolutely wonderful, thank you Reina!

Ellen Plumtree   November 2006 - You're awesome! Thank you so very much for the Red top, Lavendar and Red/Gray top tubes!!

Chris O'Connor   November 2006 - Thank you for thinking of Delhi, Chris, when you donated the Super Q10! She benefits greatly from this product!

The Cloth Bag Company   November 2006 - THANK YOU! The recent batch of environmentally friendly bags you've donated to the Sanctuary are beautiful...as always!

Bonnie Sahn   November 2006 - Thank you so very much for thinking of the Sanctuary's elephants and donating money toward the cost of their fresh produce we order 2 times each week!

Bonita Mitchell   November 2006 - Bonita had donated 3 boxes of window envelopes to the office. Thank you so much Bonita. Now we will have enough to last thru the end of the year!

Bill Cowan   November 2006 - Bill had donated the shovels now needed by the Asian barn. Thank you Bill! The caregivers do a lot of shoveling and these will work just great!

Anna Scozzari   November 2006 - Anna has donated puffed rice for the elephants and many office supplies that were greatly needed! Thank you so much Anna!

Ginger & T. Hardy Hays   November 2006 - The Hays have donated 2 combo pack ink catrides for the new printed that they donated a little while ago. Thank you so much for keeping us in supplies for that great printer. We love it!

Ellen Plumtree   November 2006 - Ellen had donated wall calendar and serum tubes. Thank you so much Ellen for your generosity.

Brigger & Bratt Families   November 2006 - Thank you for the funds donated so that we can purchase more bungee cords! We go through so many of these. We truly appreciate the gift.

John & Barbara Gier   November 2006 - John and Barbara donated funds for sterile water. We use sterile water to mix medical remedies and to collect trunk wash samples for TB testing on all of the elephants. Thank you both very much!

Christine O'Connor   November 2006 - Christine, thank you so much for donating Super Q10. Delhi loves it!

Julie Rieke   November 2006 - Thank you very much Julie for donated the wall calendars for the office. We can now keep track of dates and meetings for 2007!

Bonnie Sahn   November 2006 - Bonnie had underwritten Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off. Until the first frost really hits, the elephants will still have problems with flying pests. Thank you for helping them.

Joanne Hartough   November 2006 - Joanne had donated funds for Equine Buzz off, for dog and cat food, for white vinegar and molasses. Thank you so much Joanne! We are very grateful.

Cynthia Collins   November 2006 - Thank you so much Cynthia for donating funds that will be used to purchase shelving for the New Asian Barn storage room. Things are much easier to find when you are organized!

Elise Coren   November 2006 - Thank you Elise for donating the box of 25 blue folders! Sometimes we feel like the office gets over-looked, but you didn't! We appreciate this donation greatly!

Reina Paff   November 2006 - The 2 bottles of the B-L solution you donated Reina are wonderful for Winkie, Zula and Delhi! They thank you!

Jo Baratte   November 2006 - Oh, Delhi's feet feel so much better when she has her foot soaks that include the Equine Buzz Off! Thank you for helping Delhi, Jo!

Alana Thorpe   November 2006 - We just recently had another dog rescue, picked up from the Natchez Trace, a little lab puppy...very cute! So, thank you Alana, for thinking about all of the four-legged, non-elephant friends here at the Sancutary by underwritting some dog food!

Sara Lee Cox   November 2006 - Thank you for your donation of the much needed Super Q10 and the algae! The girls are gobbling it up!

Marcella Smith   November 2006 - Thank you, thank you, thank you, one "thank you" for each of the elephant drinking hoses you donated!

Ellen Plumtree   November 2006 - Wonderful!...that is what the caregivers are saying since they are saving so much time by using the leaf blower. Thank you for the leaf blower!

Laurie Aurelia   November 2006 - Thank you so much Laurie for the Lowe's gift card that we received! There is always something at Lowe's we need!

Ginger Hays   October 2006 - JUST IN TIME! Our computers and now printers have needed some updating...and the color printer you bought for us Ginger, came just in time!! Thank you!

Lynn Birks   October 2006 - Vitamin B6 powder is another dietary supplement we use on a regular basis to keep our girls nice and healthy! Thank you Lynn for helping!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   October 2006 - Ice Packs are always a necessity around here. Thank you for your most recent box-full, Cindy! It really helps!

Jo Baratta   October 2006 - Thank you for the donation of the B-L Solution...this is one of our supplements we give to the elephants regularly. We can always use this B-L Solution!

Sara Schlayer   October 2006 - Thank you for helping cover the cost of the new gate motors at the quarantine facility!

Julie Ricke   October 2006 - Thank you, thank you for donating all of the different sizes of the disposable syringes!

Various from McCartney Produce   October 2006 - Alana Thorpe, Barbara Borchardt, Christine Kaess, Glenda Burris, Whitney Jones - A big THANK YOU for donating produce for Shirley and the girls!!!!

Robyn Campbell   October 2006 - Your contribution to help cover the cost of new 4-Wheeler tires was most helpful! Thank you, Robyn!

Melissa Moran   October 2006 - Thank you Melissa for your donation to help cover the costs of the girl's dietary supplements like the Animal Algae!

Karen Adams   October 2006 - Thank you Karen for the Super Q10...always thinking of our girls!

Various -   October 2006 - Anna Scozzari, Lucia Tsai, Katherine Holden, Torri Rodgers - these members have underwritten Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off. Even though the weather has cooled we still need to help keep those pesky bugs off the elephants. Thank you all so much for helping us keep the elephants comfortable.

Lorain Magee   October 2006 - Lorain has underwritten white vinegar used in our daily cleaning. Thank you so much Lorain!

Starling Walter   October 2006 - Starling has donated a new leaf blower to the Sanctuary! With Fall upon us, this new piece of equipment will help keep the grounds looking neat and make the job so much easier for staff in the process. Thank you Starling!

Michael & Sheila Medlar   October 2006 - Michael and Sheila have underwritten White Vinegar and Sea Salt. Thank you both so much for helping us help the elephants!

Juanda Garlington   October 2006 - Juanda has donated a $100.00 Lowes Gift Card to the Sanctuary. Thank you so much Juanda. Our maintenance dept. really has a need for these and appreciate the donation.

EleFan Herd   October 2006 - In honor of Scott's birthday, the EleFan Herd's October Blitz focused on items that Scott has specifically made a request for. The Herd blitzed for GPS software, topography software, handheld GPS units and a leaf blower. Not only did they meet this goal, they surpassed it and asked that the extra money go for treats for the girls! We thank you all once again from the bottom of our hearts and are extremely grateful for your support and kindness.

Bill Cowan   October 2006 - Bill has donated three pooper scooper shovels and the last three boxes of double-window envelopes that were needed for end of year renewal notices. Thank you so much Bill. We are very grateful.

Kathy Brigger   October 2006 - Kathy has provided funds to purchase another shovel (pooper scooper) and light bulbs for the office. Thank you Kathy for your kindness and support!

Elinor Zetina   October 2006 - Once again Elinor is like a guardian angel just waiting to provide items desperately needed. Elinor has donated 4 leaf rakes, 22 hose menders, 4 extension cords and 2 wheelbarrows! Thank you so much Elinor! We are very lucky to have you as a supporter!

Judy Smith   October 2006 - Judy has provided underwriting for two new wheelbarrows! Thank you so much Judy! We'll see how long we can keep Billie away from these!

Susan Pritash   October 2006 - Susan not only donated toward the animal algae but also donated funds to be used to purchase Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off and Newman's Own Dog Food. Thank you so much Susan for your generosity and kindness.

Various -   October 2006 - Melissa Moran, Tasha Makela, Patricia O'Connor, Susan Pritash - these members responded to our urgent need for Animal Algae. All of the elephants benefit from this supplement. Thank you all so much for helping us keep our girls healthly and happy!

Ruth Scroggin   October 2006 - Ruth has donated a Lowe's Gift Card to the Sanctuary. These cards come in so handy since there are always several projects going on here at any given time. Great for misc. hardware or tools. Thank you Ruth! Scott and our maintenance crew thank you too!

Various -   October 2006 - Darlene Demetri, Earleen Thomas - these members want to make sure the girls get all the fresh water they need. Each has donated drinking hoses to the Sanctuary. Thank you all very much!

Brian Hamather   October 2006 - Yes, we are still paying off expenses incurred when moving the "Divas" to the Sanctaury. Thank you so much Brian for helping us pay off some of that debt!

Brenda Pomerance   October 2006 - Brenda has donated funds to help us pay off the tractor purchased for the new Asian barn. Thank you so much Brenda!

Aaron Hicks   October 2006 - Aaron has donated funds to underwrite purchase of white vinegar! Thank you Aaron. We need to keep the barns clean!

Joan Hunter   October 2006 - 13 bottle brushes...enough to go around to all the barns..thank you Joan...we love you too!

Patricia Jones   October 2006 - Patricia donated enough money to cover the cost of 2 four-wheeler tires...yeah! Thank you so much! We use the ATVs so much, it's shocking how we go through tires...every bit helps...thank you!

Laura Mae Shellhase   October 2006 - Wonderful, wonderful!! Delhi and Misty needed more hose and Laura got it for them...3 hoses! Thank you!

Karen Hoxie   October 2006 - 12 hose Quick connectors is what Karen just donated! Thank you! These save much time and are so easy...we appreciate each one we have!

Disposable Syringes   October 2006 - A BIG thank you to our two members, Ellen Plumtree and Patricia Barnaby, who saw our urgent plea for the different size syringes! We appreciate your watching the Wish List for any URGENT items!

Kathy Brigger & Shirley Bratt   October 2006 - Kathy and Shirley have donated funds to be used toward purchasing time cards for the maintenance guys, a pooper scooper and light bulbs for the office. Thank you both so very much!

Bill Cowan   October 2006 - Bill has come through for us once again! More stepping stones have arrived so that no one needs to get muddy anymore while walking around outside the office and intern cabins. Bill also delivered more double-window envelopes (YAY!) an HP 78 color cartridge and 3 packs of twin pocket portfolios! Thank you so much Bill!

Gloria Heidengren   October 2006 - The news 'spread' to Gloria Heidengren about our manure issue. Thank you for generously helping to cover the cost of the manure spreader!

Kelly Browne   October 2006 - Kelly remembered our sweet, four-legged, non-elephant friends! Thank you for the donation towards the dog and cat food it really helps us out!

Sara Schlayer   October 2006 - Even though the weather is cooling off a bit here in Tennessee, we still have bugs! The Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off helps protect the girls from insect bites. Thank you Sara for helping all 19 elephants!

Terri Fedele   September 2006 - We tracked you down! Thank you for verifying you were the donor of the white vinegar. Sometimes companies will not give out any information about who paid for an item that was donated and there is no other information on the paperwork to alert our office staff of who donated the item, so if your 'Thank you' hasn't been posted on the Sanctuary Much page for a while...check with the office please! We greatly appreciate all of our donations and want to thank the donor properly. Thank you, Terri!!

Bill Cowan   September 2006 - ...he's at it again! This time around Bill donated our Managing Director's label maker (she was overjoyed), 2 shelf frames for the Merchandise room (yeah, more room!) AND 70 stepping stones that we didn't even have on the Wish List but Bill saw the need and stepped up to the plate to fill that need! Awesome, the world needs more people like Bill!!! Oops...we're not done! He also donated 9 boxes of envelopes (which made our Membership Coordinator HAPPY!), 2 stamps that say "FAXED" on them (which makes me happy!) and a cash box (which will make any and all who work the many events much less taxed!)

Betsy Dodd   September 2006 - If your being selfish means that we get 10 DVCAMs out of the deal...have at it! Thanks for the donation...more footage of the girls to come!!

Savannah Sugar   September 2006 - A huge "THANK YOU!!" goes to Craig at Savannah Sugar for donating 1500 lbs of Molasses to the Sanctuary! All of the girls love this nummy and nutritious treat! Pam, the EleFanHerd coordinator, contacted Craig and is the reason why the Sanctuary received this donation...thank you Pam! We use molasses on a regular basis, so maybe if we ask again with a 'pretty please' they will be able to send us some more??

Sarah Schlesinger   October 2006 - Sarah has donated one of the Vidalia Chop Wizards we asked for! This will help cut down on prep time when our caregivers are getting elephant meals together. Thank you so much Sarah!

Paula Meyer   September 2006 - Paula had donated another 4000 psi presure washer hose. We can never have enough of these and we are so appreciative of your donation. Thank you very much Paula!

Elinor Zetina   September 2006 - Elinor has donated 18 Quick Lock Hose Connectors. Boy we do through these quickly. Thank you very much Elinor!

Jill Pennington   September 2006 - Jill has underwritten a case of copy paper for our new Managing Director! Yay! Thank you so much Jill for helping us get her settled in.

Fay Morris   September 2006 - Fay has underwritten three bottles of Vitamin B6. This vitamin is essential for the health of all the elephants. Thank you very much Fay!

John Adamowick   September, 2006 - John has generously underwritten produce for the girls. We thank you and the girls thank you!

Judy Smith   September, 2006 - Judy has generously underwritten the flashdrives that were desperately needed in our office to keep all our data safe. Thank you very much Judy!

Donna Hartman   September, 2006 - Donna has donated a weedeater to use on Sanctuary grounds to keep things trimmed to perfection. Our maintenance staff thanks you very much!

Barbara Borchardt   September, 2006 - Thank you Barbara for underwritting two containers of the SuperQ10. We appreciate you for thinking once again of ways to help us care for the girls.

Anna Scozzari   September, 2006 - Anna donated watermelons for the elephants to share. The girls thank you for their treat!

Rexanne Warner   September, 2006 - Rexanne has unwritten funds for the New Asian Barn's tractor. Thank you Rexanne for helping us pay off the debt on this item.

George Maltese   September, 2006 - George has underwritten the much needed Luer Syringe with tip cap. Thanks you for helping us fill this urgent need!

Elise Coren   September, 2006 - Thank you Elisa for donating the dish liquid and all purpose cleaner. We love to keep our offices clean!

Michelle Lanius   September, 2006 - Michelle donated a case of bubble wrap to protect the merchandise being mailed. Thank you Michelle!

Ellen Plumtree   September 2006 - Our Managing Director will be so thrilled when she gets her 5 boxes of hanging folders and 5 boxes of file folders! Thank you Ellen!

Ann Marie Gumula   September 2006 - Thank you for helping feed our ever-growing dog and kitty population! Lots of animals need help, thank you for doing your part.

Sand   September 2006 - Thank you Sonia Saxena and Allison Kelly for completing the underwriting of Delhi's sand!

Cher Tushiah   September 2006 - Well, at long last, we received the rake that Cher donated to us back in August...Lowe's got confused and sent it to FLORIDA, uh, doesn't do us much good when we're in Tennessee! :) Thank you very much for the rake, Cher!

Cathy Larson   September 2006 - Thank you Cathy for the time card holder for our outside crew. They will be so happy!

Elise Coren   September 2006 - Thank you Elise for the squeegee and 6 more of the quick connectors! The caregivers practically fight for them when they come in!

Denise Heitmann   September, 2006 - Denise donated 2 boxes of the 3M9211 masks AND two Sharps Containers with lids for disposing of bio-hazardous items. Thank you very much, Denise!

Elise Coren   September, 2006 - Elise graciously sent us 2 Sharps containers with lids to be used to safely dispose of bio-hazardous materials from the Quarantine barn. We also received a box of Scrub brushes to help us keep the barn sparkling clean. Thank you, Elise for being so generous!

Michelle Lanius   September, 2006 - Our shipping manager is very happy to have the 36 rolls of shipping tape generously donated by Michelle. Thanks so much!

Paula Meyer   September, 2006 - Paula has donated one pressure washer hose to be used to keep the girl's barn clean. We thank you, the girls thank you and the caregivers thank you.

Susan Carrick   September 2006 - Susan has underwritten our Managing Director's computer (which by the way, she LOVES) AND two cases of shipping boxes which are used by the caregivers to ship lab samples. Thank you very much Susan!

Alana Thorpe   September 2006 - Alana donated towards purchasing Sea Salt which is used in soaking Delhi's sore feet. We thank you very much Alana and Delhi thanks you also!

The Sanctuary's Managing Director speaks...   September 2006 - I was thrilled to arrive at the Sanctuary to find my office chair and printer/fax/scanner awaiting me! It meant I could get to work immediately; they were shortly followed by a huge box of office supplies which Carol handed me literally the moment I needed to begin organizing my huge amount of files, I cannot thank you enough, there is so much work I am anxious to do and I could not have started so quickly without your support THANK YOU!!! I am almost happy enough to put up with the ultra slow computer I inherited…..

Elephant Pipeline   Septemeber 2006 - A big thanks to Joe on groups.msn.com with the Elephant Commentator/Elephant Pipeline for raising funds for the Sanctuary!

Mary McBride   September 2006 - Mary has donated produce for Winkie. Thank you very much Mary. Winkie is most appreciative also!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   September 2006 - Cindy has donated refreezable ice packs which we use to ship samples to the lab for testing. Thank you Cindy!

Theresa Pankey   September 2006 - Theresa has donated office supplies for our new Managing Director's office. What a welcome to have everything you need just waiting for your arrival. Kate thanks you very much Theresa.

Susan Carrick   September 2006 - Susan has underwritten the 3 all-in-one printers that were needed for the various barns and offices. Thank you so much Susan!

Bill Cowan   September 2006 - Bill had donated much needed office supplies such as folders, ink cartridges, Sharpies and a case of copy paper. Thank you so much Bill!

Denise Heitmann   September 2006 - Delhi's care givers were ecstatic when they saw the pitch fork they needed! This style pitch fork is just perfect for the job they use it for, it makes their job much easier! Thank you also Denise for the respirator masks. Those were greatly appreciated.

Kathy Brigger   September 2006 - Thank you for underwriting the 8 bungee cords!!

Denise Heitmann   July 2006 - Back in July we missed a donation that Denise made to underwrite a portion of the relocation expenses of the ex-circus divas. We are so sorry Denise! We thank you very much for your kindness and generosity.

Ruth Scroggin   August 2006 - Ruth has underwritten the chainsaw needed at the African barn! Thank you Ruth! Now the African barn caregivers can help the African elephants clear the new paths they are creating in their habitat. Thanks again!

Shirley Rendl   August 2006 - Shirley has donated funds to purchase 8 gallons of Blackstrap Molasses. We use 5 gallons a week and are grateful for this donation. Thank you!

Vickie & Bobby Myers   August 2006 - The Myers have donated fresh watermelon for the elephants to enjoy! Thank you both very much for this tasty treat for the girls!

Merrick Morgan & Tony Madsen   August 2006 - Tony and Merrick have donated 10 rolls of duct tape to our shipping department and a new desk lamp for our office. Thank you both very much!

Ellen Plumtree   August 2006 - Ellen has donated funds do that our new Managing Director can get her new office chair! The right chair makes all the difference when you sit at your desk all day. Thank you very much Ellen!

Fay Morris   August 2006 - Fay, thank you so much. Fay has donated funds so we can buy some of the hose menders we need. We all know how rough elephants can be on hoses when they want a drink...or just want to play in the water! Thanks again Fay!

Sara Schlayer   August 2006 - Sara had provided funds to be used for relocation expenses and to help buy a bag of Newman's Own Cat Food for our wonderful collection of cats who call the Sanctuary home. Thank you very much Sara for your generousity.

Juli Bertram   August 2006 - Juli had donated two boxes of 3M 9211 N95 respirator masks. The caregivers are the quarantine barn will really appreciate this donation. Thank you Juli!

Paul Dickey   August 2006 - Paul had donated funds to go towards the purchase of our new tractor. We are still raising funds for this item. Thank you so much Paul!

Linda Hall   August 2006 - Linda has underwritten two bags of Fastrack-Probiotic Poweder. All the elephants receive Fastrack daily; it works great to prevent bloating in elephants prone to colic. Thank you so much Linda!

Anne Miller   August 2006 - Anne had donated one whole case of 3M 9211 N95 respirator masks! We desperately needed to restock our supply at the Quarantine Barn. We thank you very much Anne!

Ele-Fan Herd   August 2006 - The Ele-Fan Herd had an extra Wish Blitz just for Misty this month! Their Blitz provided wonderful fruit and veggie treats for Misty to celebrate her release from quarantine! We are so happy that Misty has been released and is with the other elephants and her special treats just made the day that much more wonderful for her. We thank you and Misty thanks you all very much!

Sandy Sumner Moss   August 2006 - Oops! Sandy's thank you was overlooked and not posted on our "Sanctuary Much" page for her donation in July of Cosequin! So sorry Sandy, but fear not, the girls got thier suppliments and gobbled them down...thank you for helping to take care of the girls!!

Elise Coren   August 2006 - Elise has donated 6 Quick Release Hose Connectors. These allow for easy hose detachment when giving elephants a drink, cleaning the barns, or doing a variety of cleaning tasks. Thanks Elise!

Barbara Emory   August 2006 - Barbara has donated one bottle of Super Q10. This item is an urgent need. Super Q10 has been prescribed for Delhi and seems to be supporting her immune system quite well. Now Jenny has a need for Super Q10. Thank you for helping us Barbara!

Lori Root   August 2006 - Lori has donated both B-L Solution and MSM Powder. Thank you so much Lori. Both of these items help the elephants immensely.

Sharon Giese   August 2006 - Sharon has donated funds to purchase two bags of Fastrack - Probiotic Pack. Probiotic Pack provides beneficial microorganisms, yeast culture, enzymes and FOS (fructooligosaccharides) to help maintain a healthy digestive tract. All the elephants receive Fastrack daily; it works great to prevent bloating in elephants prone to colic. We use 3-5lb bags each week. Thank you very much Sharon!

Anna Scozzari   August 2006 - Anna had donated one gallon of B-L solution. This is added to quite a few of the elephants diets. Thank you very much Anna.

Kathy Brigger   August 2006 - Kathy has donated funds to purchase 48" bungee cords. We can never have enough of these! Thank you Kathy.

Karen Hoxie   August 2006 - Not only are we an elephant sanctuary but many cats and dogs have found sanctuary here also. Karen Hoxie has donated funds to help underwrite purchases of Newman's Own Cat and Dog food to help feed our many strays who have found a new, caring home with us. Thank you Karen.

Jill Sumner   August 2006 - Jill has donated 5 lbs. of MSM Powder to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Jill. We are most appreciative!

Sarah Schlesinger   August 2006 - Sarah has donated two gallons of blackstrap molasses. We add blackstrap molasses in with the elephant’s grain diets and supplements. Thank you Sarah!

Julie Rieke   August 2006 - Julie has donated 10 Quick Coupler Sets which are needed for our expanded watering system at the New Asian Barn. Thank you Julie!

Michelle Jones   August 2006 - Michelle has donated 6 gallons of Simple Green All Purpose Cleaner. This is used in all the elephant barns to keep things clean. Thank you Michelle.

Carol Tremblay   August 2006 - Carol had donated towards Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off. The bugs are out during these hot summmer months and this products helps keep them off the elephants. Thank you Carol!

Fay Morris   August 2006 - Fay has donated toward Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off and towards Super Q10. Both of these are urgent needs and we are very grateful for your gift Fay. Thank you!

M. Jennifer Harwell   August 2006 - Jennifer had donated funds to go towards purchasing B-L Solution and Newman's Own Dog Food. Thank you so much Jennifer. We truly appreciate your generosity.

Susan Carrick   August 2006 - Susan has donated funds to go towards purchasing sea salts for Delhi's foot soaks. Delhi really appreciates this Susan. Thanks so much!

Keith Holaway   August 2006 - Keith has underwritten all three 100 GAL - poly tanks that were needed for the New Asian Barn! That is wonderful Keith! Thank you so much!

Evelyn Kelly   August 2006 - Evelyn has donated a Brother TN-560 Toner Cartridge to the Sanctuary office. Thank you very much Evelyn.

Colleen Perrin   August 2006 - Colleen has donated funds to go towards helping Delhi's feet feel better. Her donation has helped purchase sea salts for Delhi's foot soaks and sand to help cushion her sore feet. Thank you so much Colleen. Delhi sends out a big thank you too!

Barbara Borchardt   August 2006 - Barbara is one of our most ardent supporters! This month Barbara has donated towards Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off, Super Q10 and sand for Delhi's feet. Thank you so much Barbara. You are the best!

Cindy Alkoudairy   August 2006 - Cindy has donated ice packs to us to help with shipping lab samples. Thank you very much Cindy!

Various Members -   August 2006 - Marcella Smith, Darlene Demetri - these members have donated sand that helps cushion Delhi's sore feet. Thank you all very much!

Holly B. Howell   August 2006 - Holly has donated 6 gallons of Simple Green All Purpose Cleaner. Now everything will shine! Thank you Holly!

Bill Cowan   August 2006 - Bill has donated 10 packs of labeling tape to the office. These labels are great and help keep the office organized. Thank you very much Bill!

Ellen Plumtree   August 2006 - Ellen has donated toward Super Q10. We need this product urgently. Thank you very much Ellen!

Alana Thorpe   August 2006 - Alana has donated toward Lipoil and Super Q10. Lipoil is used to mix Misty's TB meds. The antibiotics do not mix well in water; therefore Lipoil is used to help them dissolve. We use one gallon a month. Super Q10 has been prescribed for Delhi and seems to be supporting her immune system quite well. Now Jenny has a need for Super Q10. Thank you so much Alana. Misty, Delhi and Jenny thank you also!

Joan Hunter   August 2006 - Joan has donated 3 gallons of Simple Green All Purpose Cleaner. Simple Green is an environmentally safe, non-toxic all-purpose cleaner and it's perfect for the Quarantine Barn's uses. Joan has also donated office supplies to us. We can always use the items donated and sincerely appreciate your donation. Thank you Joan!

Various Members   August 2006 - Constance Hoffman, Joan Hunter - These members have purchased vinegar for use in cleaning the elephant barns. Thank you all very much!

Various Members   August 2006 - Allison Kelly, Jean Stover, Connie Hoffman - These members have all underwritten purchases of Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off. These hot summer days mean that the bugs are out and biting! Thank you for helping give the elephants some relief!

Emily Picardi   August 2006 - Emily has donated a toner cartridge for one of the printers in the office. With all the certificates and documents that fly out of the office we have to replace these cartridges quite often. Thank you Emily for helping to make our jobs easier here in the office.

Various Members   August 2006 - Connie Hoffman, Linda Hall, Ellen Plumtree, Melissa Moran, Bill Cowan - these members have either purchased or underwritten containers of MSM Powder. Thank you all very much for your kindness.

Elinor Zetina   August 2006 - Yeah! Thank you for donating ALL of the tire gauges!

Elise   August 2006 - Thank you very much, Elise for the push broom you donated! We'll be able to keep everything squeaky clean!

Various Members   July 2006 - Margaret Calkins, Deniz Bolbol, Jenna Stewart - these members have either donated or underwritten produce to be delivered to the Sanctuary. We thank you all very much for your kindness.

Marcie   July 2006 - Marcie has donated a Lowe's gift cards to the Sanctuary. This will help with all the unexpected items that we suddenly need. Thank you Marcie!

Anaflora   July 2006 - Anaflora has donated flower essences to be used by Winkie and the staff. Thank you for being so caring and compassionate. We are grateful.

Elise Coren   July 2006 - Elise had been such a blessing to the Sanctuary. We have just received from her hose connects, hose shut-offs, Simple Green Cleaner and squeegees. Thank you so much Elise. We are so thankful for your support.

Bill Cowan   July 2006 - Bill has donated a mailbox that can be locked which will be used at the office to enable caregivers to drop off packages and paperwork when there is no one in the office. This will make things so much easier for them. Thank you very much Bill!

Beth Deville   July 2006 - Beth has donated two toner cartrides for one of the office printers. Thank you so much Beth. We go through toner like crazy here so we really appreciate this donation.

Joan Hunter   July 2006 - Joan had donated 10 biohazard disposal bags. Thank you for your kindness Joan.

Erin Infinger   July 2006 - Erin has donated 6 gallons of Simple Green. Simple Green is an environmentally safe, non-toxic all-purpose cleaner and it's perfect for the Quarantine Barn's uses. Thank you very much Erin!

Barbara Garrison   July 2006 - Barbara has underwritten white vinegar. We use this everyday for cleaning purposes. Thank you so much Barbara!

Julie Rieke   July 2006 - Julie has donated two gallons of B-L Solution. One gallon provides four days of treatments so we are not good for a week. Thank you Julie!

Katherine Karr   July 2006 - Katherine has purchased a new photo battery and charger so that we can continue to take pictures of the elephants and habitat and post on the website. Thank you Katherine!

Juanda Garlington   July 2006 - Thanks to Juanda Garlington each girl enjoyed a summer treat...watermelon...yummy!! The girls loved it!

Kathi Karr   July 2006 - Another 3 camera batteries...awesome!! Y'all must like the pictures we've been taking recently...we'll keep it up thanks to Kathi!

Various   July 2006 - Darcy Symes & Julie Rieke. Thank you very much for helping fillour Urgent Need of Simple Green! This product is enviromentally safe and helps keep the girls' home clean too!

Various -   July 2006 - Kelly Stahlke, Maryann Rifkin - these members have donated respirator masks for Misty's caregivers. Thank all very much for your help and support!

Bill Cowan   July 2006 - Thank you, Bill, for donating the Barn Fan to help keep the African girls cool! Also, Bill has donated a new toner cartridge for our office copy machine and a room air conditioner for our stock/merchandise/volunteer room. It gets mighty stuffy back there now that we are in the dog days of summer and this air conditioner will bring much needed to relief to workers as they are trying to get out donation acknowledgements and merchandise orders. Thank you Bill!

Paul Dickey   July 2006 - Paul had donated towards the relocation expenses that were incurred in moving our "Divas". Thank you Paul! We truly appreciate your support.

Elise Coren   July 2006 - Elise is a new member who has gone above and beyond what we could ever imagine as far as her generosity and support. In the last two weeks we have received from Elise a new broom, a bottle brush, Nolvasan Disinfectant, packing tape, sandpaper sheets and bungee cords. Elise, thank you so much! We are very grateful to you.

Various -   July 2006 - Carol Tremblay, Terry Newell, Denice Fortin - these members have all donated funds to be used to purchase white vinegar for cleaning the barns. We use this daily and there is always a great need for this item. Thank you all so much!

Judy & Gary Smith   July 2006 - Judy and Gary have donated a Lowe's gift card to us. These cards come in quite handy when those unexpected expenses pop up. Thank you both very much!

Laura Cotter   July 2006 - Laura has underwritten two containers of Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off to the Sanctuary. During the summer heat, this product really helps keep the bugs off the girls. Thank you Laura!

Various   July 2006 - Barbara Clarke, Barbara Borchardt - these members have underwritten bottles of Super Q10. Numerous studies have shown that coenzyme Q10 supports cardiovascular health and immune system function. Delhi receives 20 softgels daily. Thank you all very much!

Ana-Flora   July 2006 - Ana-Flora has donated Yarrow Stock Essence for Billie. Thank you for helping us help the elephants.

Kathy Brigger   July 2006 - Kathy has underwritten camera batteries, hose adapters, molasses, disinfectant and bottle brushes...whew! Thank you so much Kathy. Your generosity is most appreciated!

Wish Blitz   June 2006 - This month's Wish Blitz was another huge success! Flora's winch kit was underwritten..she'll be happy! We were able to purchase a lawn mower to cut our grass that was high as an elephant's eye AND we had enough funds left over to cover a four-wheeler needing repair (Tarra, Bunny and Jenny found the ATV stuck in the mud and mistakenly thought it was a toy!) WOW! All here at the Sanctuary want to thank all who were a part of this month's Wish Blitz from the bottom of our hearts!

Renee Hattinger   June 2006 - Renee donated the funds that enabled the Sanctuary to purchase a new self-propelled lawn mower for the Quarantine Barn area. Thank you so much Renee! We are extremely grateful.

Lauri Tyeryar   June 2006 - Lauri has underwritten funding for a bag of Fastrack - Probiotic Powder. Probiotic Pack provides beneficial microorganisms, yeast culture, enzymes and FOS (fructooligosaccharides) to help maintain a healthy digestive tract. All the elephants receive Fastrack daily; it works great to prevent bloating in elephants prone to colic. We use 3-5lb bags each week. Thank you Lauri!

Batya Bauman   June 2006 - Batya has underwritten a gallon of B-L Solution. This product is a natural anti-inflammatory which works well to keep any of the elephants who are hurting, pain free. Thank you Batya!

Martha Till   June 2006 - Martha has donated funds to underwrite the remaining 11 one ton trolleys that are used to support the 14 gates that are installed in the new Asian elephant corral. Thanks for helping us complete the project Martha! We are so lucky to have you as a supporter!

Kelly Colbert   June 2006 - Kelly has donated three containers of Seventh Generation Laundry Detergent. Thank you very much Kelly!

George Maltese   June 2006 - George has underwrittin one gallon of hospital grade disinfectant which we use to disinfect the walls and floors of Misty's barn. Thank you George!

Susan Pristash   June 2006 - Susan has donated toward the 90hp tractor, Super Q10 and Hospital Grade Disinfectant. Thank you so much Susan for your generosity and kindess. It is greatly appreciated.

Various   June 2006 - Elaine Rores, Ginny Powers, Linda Windibank - these members have all donated towards the purchase of Eco Blends Equine Buzz off. This formula has herbal ingredients with a multitude of healing properties perfect for sore feet and keeping the bugs away during these hot summer months. Thank you all!

Marie Hatchell   June 2006 - Marie has underwritten a leaf rake for the new Asian barn. Thank you Marie!

Julie Rieke   June 2006 - Julie has donated office supplies that were on the Wish List. Thank you so much Julie! We needed these items and we appreciate your kindness and generosity.

Gretchen Mitchell   June 2006 - Gretchen has donated one box of 3M N95 Respirator Masks for Misty's caregivers. Thank you Gretchen.

Susan Carrick   June 2006 - Susan has donated funds so that we may purchase another hay cart for one of the barns. Thank you very much Susan!

Bill Cowan   June 2006 - Bill has donated double-window envelopes that we use when mailing out our membership renewals and he has donated six dozen Uni-Ball pens(a favorite of us all). Thank you Bill for always thinking of us and making our lives easier.

Starling Walter   June 2006 - Starling has underwritten the money needed to purhcase parts needed to repair the new Asian barn 4-wheeler that had gotten stuck in the mud in the habitat. The damage occurred when Tarra, Bunny and Jenny found the 4-wheeler stuck in the mud and mistook it for a toy! Our caregivers thank you very much Starling and we do too!

Lisa Milot   June 2006 - Lisa has underwritten one gallon of Lipoil. Lipoil is used to mix Misty's TB meds. The antibiotics do not mix well in water; therefore Lipoil is used to help them dissolve. We use one gallon a month. Thank you Lisa for helping us to help Misty.

Helen Musselwhite   June 2006 - Helen has donated one container of Animal Algae. We use two containers per week so we greatly appreciate this donation. Thank you Helen.

Fay Morris   June 2006 - Fay has donated funds to go toward the 90hp tractor with front end loader for the new Asian barn. Thank you Fay.

Tony Madsen   June 2006 - We need new pushbrooms and Tony has been kind enough to donate one. Thank you Tony for your kindness.

Darlene Demetri   June 2006 - Dr. Demetri has donated two cases of 3M N95 Respirator Masks to Misty's caregivers. Thank you Dr. Demetri!

Rachel Hexter   June 2006 - Rachel has donated once case of sterile water which is used to mix Misty's TB medications. Thank you Rachel!

Elinor Zetina   June 2006 - Elinor has donated the six drinking hoses for the Divas! They love to drink from the hose. Thank you Elinor. The Divas thank you too!

Bill Cowan   June 2006 - Bill has donated much needed office supplies to us. Thanks once again Bill for coming through for us when we need something. We are very grateful.

Denise Berthiaume   June 2006 - Denise has donated fund to be applied to the 90hp tractor for the new Asian barn. Thank you Denise!

Anne Miller   June 2006 - Ann has donated two cases of N95 respirator masks for use by Misty's caregivers. We go through so many in a day so these are a very needed gift. Thank you Anne.

Amy Van Scyoc   June 2006 - Amy has donated two gallons of B-L Solution to the Sanctuary. One gallon provides four days of treatments so this will last us over a week. Thank you Amy!

Janet Buzzelli   June 2006 - Janet has underwritten funds for molasses, Fastrack and Rifampin. Thank you for being so giving Janet. We are very grateful.

Various   June 2006 - Stephanie Tatum, Maureen Christian, Janet Buzzelli, Melissa Moran, Barbara Garrison, Barbara Borchardt, Laurie Taulli and Allison Kelly - These members have donated funds to be applied to Misty's new TB medication. This drug, Rifampin, is in addition to the two other drugs that Misty has already been on and will continue to be on until August 8th. We thank you all very much for helping us to help Misty.

Ann August   May 2006 - Ann has underwritten funds to go towards the purchase of Misty's new TB drug, Rifampin. Thank you so much Ann.

Mary & Mickie Jenkins   May 2006 - Mary and Mickie have donated a Lowe's gift card to the Sanctuary. The store Mary works for also donated a Wal-Mart gift card. We thank you both very much for thinking of us.

Denise Heitman   May 2006 - Denise has donated one gallon of B-L Solution. This product is a natural anti-inflammatory which worked well to keep our girls pain free if they are experiencing any problems. Thank you Denise!

Kelly Stahlke   May 2006 - Kelly has donated one box of 3M N95 Respirator Masks which are used by Misty's caregivers. Thank you for your kindness Kelly.

Carol Hobbs   May 2006 - Carol has donated towards the relocation expenses incurred by the ex-Hawthorn elephants move to the Sanctuary. Thank you Carol!

Lisa Milot   May 2006 - Lisa has donated towards the 90hp tractor that is needed for the new Asian barn. Your gift dollars has been matched and we are that much closer to aquiring this tractor! Thank you Lisa!

Linda Brainard   May 2006 - Linda has donated a Kroger gift card to the Sanctuary. These gift cards really come in quite handy. Thank you Linda!

Elinor Zetina   May 2006 - Elinor has donated again in a big way. She has donated two boxes of shop towels and one towel dispenser to be used in Misty's barn. She also donated numerous supplies to the office. We thank you very much Elinor. Your generousity is greatly appreciated.

Nona Reinhart   May 2006 - Nona had provided funds to underwrite one of the 1 ton trolleys that are needed for the new Asian barn. Thank you Nona!

Various   May 2006 - Tony Madsen, Karen Adams - these members have donated toward the purchase of Super Q10. DELHI receives 20 softgels daily. Numerous studies have shown that coenzyme Q10 supports cardiovascular health and immune system function. Thank you all very much!

Wish Blitz   May 2006 - The response was overwhelming! Not only did the Wish Blitz help us to purchase the 2-ton utility trailer and hydraulic attachments we needed, but we had enough funds leftover in this month's drive to help order some other urgent items on our wish list, like the 6 solar powered fence chargers needed in the expanded habitat to protect some old farm structures until we can relocate them ($210 each), plus a new, heavy-duty weed eater to replace our old one that could no longer take on Tennessee’s hardy vegetation ($399). We (and the Girls) owe you a huge thanks to all participating in this month's Blitz. We could not have done it without your thoughtful and generous support!

Barbara Borchardt   May 2006 - Barbara has very generously donation produce to the elephants at the Sanctuary. Thank you Barbara!

Margaret Calkins   May 2006 - Margaret had donated produce to the Sanctuary for all the elephants to share and enjoy. We thank you very much Margaret for giving to the girls!

Lisa Wartels   May 2006 - Lisa had underwritten a 1 ton trolley that was placed in the new Asian barn. Thank you for thinking of us Lisa.

Denice Fortin   May 2006 - Denice has underwritten one gallon of Lipoil. Lipoil is used to mix Misty's TB meds. The antibiotics do not mix well in water; therefore Lipoil is used to help them dissolve. We use one gallon a month. Thank you very much Denice for helping Misty.

Pamela Coty   May 2006 - Pamela had donated some much need office supplies. You can never have too many staples or White Out! Thank you very much Pamela!

Denise Doran   May 2006 - Denise had underwritten 1-1/2 gallons of Lipoil and one month of Misty's TB medication! Denise, we are truly appreciative of your generous gift. We thank you and Misty thanks you also!

George Maltese   May 2006 - George had underwritten one gallon of hospital grade disinfectant which we use to disinfect the floor and walls of Misty's barn. Thank you very much George for your donation.

Pamela Coty   May 2006 - Pamela has donated towards the new tractor for the new Asian barn. Thank you Pamela for your kindness to our organization.

Patricia Griffiths   May 2006 - We needed replacement tubes for the tires on a manure trailer. Patricia has kindly donated these tubes to us. Thank you so much Patricia!

Joanne Hartough   May 2006 - Joanne has donate a $50 Kroger gift card to the Sanctuary. We can use this for produce or supplements for the elephants. Thank you Joanne!

Ellen Fuller   May 2006 - Ellen has donated 5 gallons of B-L Solution and 20 lbs. of MSM powder. Thank you so much for you most appreciated donation Ellen!

Julie Rieke   May 2006 - Julie had donated serum tubes and B-L Solution to the Sanctuary. Thank you so much Julie for your continued kindness and generosity.

Cindy Alkoudairy   May 2006 - Cindy has again donated ice packs which the caregivers use when shipping lab samples off to be tested. They are able to stay cold and the added cushioning helps make sure that nothing breaks in transit. Thank you Cindy!

Barbara Ribinski   May 2006 - Barbara has donated towards the relocation expenses which were incurred moving the ex-Hawthorn elephants to the Sanctuary. We thank you for helping us with these costs Barbara.

Allison Kelly   May 2006 - Allison has underwritten Misty's TB medication for June! Thank you Allison. Misty sends her thanks also!

Carol Sherman   May 2006 - Carol has donated towards one gallon of the hospital grade disinfectant used to disinfect the floor and walls of Misty's barn. Thank you Carol.

Cherie Teague   May 2006 - Cherie has underwritten two bags of Fastrack - Probiotic Powder. All the elephants receive Fastrack daily; it works great to prevent bloating in elephants prone to colic. We thank you very much Cherie.

Pamela Snyder   May 2006 - Pamela has donated 10 lbs. of MSM Powder. We have had wonderful results with this product given as a daily supplement to Jenny, Winkie, Delhi and Zula. Thank you Pamela.

Amy Van Scyoc   May 2006 - Amy has donated a bottle brush which the caregivers will use to clean Misty's syringes after treatments. Thank you Amy!

Bonnie Towle   May 2006 - Bonnie had underwritten funds to purchase shipping containers to send truck washes to the lab. Thank you Bonnie!

Juanda Garlington   May 2006 - Juanda has donated a Lowe's Gift Card to the Sanctuary. Thank you so much for this great gift.

Ele-Fan Herd   April 2006 - The Ele-Fan Herd's April Blitz goal was to underwrite one 2-ton utility trailer, one hydraulic power unit for the trailer and one hydraulic cylinder for the trailer. Once again they have shown that they are a group that get's the job done! We are so appreciative of all the support and generosity that is shown to the Sanctuary during each Wish Blitz. Thank you all very much!

Various   May 2006 - Michele Lloyd, Julie Rieke, Karen Hoxie - these members have donated towards Castile Liquid Soap. This soap is used to clean up after Misty's treatments. Thank you all very much!

Various   April 2006 - Barbara Clarke, Julia Rieke - these individuals have donated towards the purchase of Lipoil. Lipoil is used to mix Misty's TB meds. The antibiotics do not mix well in water; therefore Lipoil is used to help them dissolve. We use one gallon a month. Thank you all very much.

Julia Rieke   April 2006 - Julia has donated many much needed office supplies that were on the Wish List! It helps us so much when our members take the time to go over the list to see what we urgently need. Thank you very much Julia for thinking of us and being so generous.

Carol Tremblay   April 2006 - Carol donated the last hose reel wagon that was needed! This will allow keepers to move the hose to different locations in the barn to better service not only the barn but to satisfy the thirst of the elephants who enjoy drinking from the hose. Thank you so much Carol!

Various   May 2006 - Laura Vermiere, Jen Forgie, George Maltese, Cherie Teague, Cheryl Strickland - these individuals have donated toward the purchase of Blackstrap Molasses. We add blackstrap molasses in with the elephant’s grain diets and supplements. We use 5 gallons each week. Thank you very much!

Julie Foley   April 2006 - Julie has donated towards the relocation expenses of the ex-Hawthorn elephants. Thank you so much Julie for helping us to help them.

Michelle Cornett   April 2006 - Michelle has donated 4 boxes of N95 respirator masks to the Sanctuary. Thank you very much Michelle.

Bill Cowan   April 2006 - Bill is a true friend to the Sanctuary. He has donated some much needed office supplies and he has also underwritten the gravel for the office driveway! We won't get stuck in the mud anymore! Thank you so much Bill.

Saralee Cox   April 2006 - Saralee has donated funds to go towards medical supplies. We truly appreciate your kindness. Thank you.

Fran Vouriot   April 2006 - Fran has underwritten two cases of sterile water for mixing Misty's medications. Thank you Fran!

Sarah Laurenson   April 2006 - Sarah has donated toward the 90 hp Tractor that is needed for the new Asian barn habitat. Thank you Sarah for being so generous.

Cathy Shapiro   April 2006 - Cathy has donated six boxes of N95 Respirator Masks. These style masks are worn by Misty's caregivers and each goes through 2-3 a day. Thank you very much Cathy!

Ann August   April 2006 - Ann has donated many much needed office supply items. We can never have too many labels, envelopes, etc. Thank you Ann for being so kind and generous.

Sarah Wolf   April 2006 - Sarah has purchased rolls of shop towels for use at the Quarantine barn. These towels are a favorite of Misty's caregivers as they are durable and long-lasting. Thank you Sarah.

Allison Kelly   April 2006 - Allison had underwritten the cost of a Water Trailer. Even though the property is full of creeks, streams and even a 25-acre spring fed lake, having an alternative way to provide water to elephants in remote locations is important. Thank you Allison for helping to make this possible.

Sharon McKittrick   April 2006 - Sharon has donated funds to help pay for Misty's medical needs. Thank you for caring and helping us make sure Misty is healthy and happy.

Barbara Kelly   April 2006 - Barbara has donated an Excell PSI 3700 Power Washer to the Sanctuary. We are very grateful for this donation Barbara. Thank you!

Michael Medlar   April 2006 - Michael has underwriten 3 - 1 ton trolleys which are used to support the gates in the new Asian barn. Thank you very much Michael.

Marie Hatchell   April 2006 - Marie has underwritten three 4-Pin Tumbler Masterlocks. These are used throughout the Sanctuary. Thank you!

Fay Morris   April 2006 - Fay had underwritten a portion of the 90hp, front-end tractor for the new Asian barn location. Thank you very much Fay!

Kimberly Brantly   April 2006 - Kimberly, of Brantley Insurance Group, has donated 5 biohazard containers which are used to ship samples to the lab. Thank you Kimberly!

Bill Cowan   April 2006 - Bill has donated many more office supplies that we use every day. Thank you Bill! We always know we can count on you!

Merilee Newman   April 2006 - Merilee has donated some much needed office supplies. Thank you Merilee!

Elinor Zetina   April 2006 - We have six office personnel who want to give a hearty "Thank You" to Elinor! She has donated six brand new office chairs for their use. What a generous gift! Elinor has also donated three cases of copy paper. Thank you Elinor. We truly appreciate your kindness!

Bob & Rhonda Keeton   April 2006 - Bob & Rhonda donated a truckload of grapevines for the elephants. The elephants think of this as candy and love it! Thank you both very much for giving the girls a treat!

Cathy Shapiro   April 2006 - Cathy has donated two gallons of Nolvasan Disinfectant Solution. Thank you Cathy!

Jutatip Krautrachue   April 2006 - Jutatip has donated 3 gallon containers of B-L Solution. This product is a combination of Yucca and Devil’s Claw extract, a natural anti-inflammatory and many of the elephants here are given this to help with stiffness and swelling in their joints. Thank you Jutatip!

Various   April 2006 - Sandy Garrison, Carol Trembley, Ruth Carlin, Barbara Borchardt - these members have underwritten produce to be donated to the elephants at the Sanctuary. We thank you and the elephants thank you!

Lisa Milot   April 2006 - Lisa had underwritten two containers of Animal Algae. We use this amount each week and we are most appreciative of your donation Lisa. Thank you!

Gareth & Maureen Christian   April 2006 - Gareth & Maureen had provided funds to go toward Sue's medical expenses. Thank you both very much.

Sarah Laurenson   April 2006 - Sarah has donated five containers of Cosequin Equine powder. This product helps reduce inflammation and rebuild cartilage and its major components and many of the elephants here at the Sanctuary take this supplement. Thank you Sarah!

Therda Whittington   April 2006 - Therda has donated 12 rolls of heavy duty shop towels. Misty's caregivers really appreciate this donation. Thank you!

Lisa McDowell   April 2006 - Lisa underwrote the last three 4-Pin Tumbler Masterlocks that were needed! Thank you so much Lisa! We really appreciate it.

Bill Cowan   March 2006 - Bill has donated some much needed office supplies. It seems like we are always ready to run out of something here in the office but Bill anticipates our every need and makes sure we continue to be well stocked. Thank you Bill!

Allison Kelly   March 2006 - Allison has donated one mop bucket and four mop heads. Thank Allison! We really needed these items!

Lisa McDowell   March 2006 - Lisa has donated 10 packs of disposable shop towels and a 4-pack of duct tape. Thank you Lisa!

Ralph Harman   March 2006 - Ralph has donated 6 cases of sterile water. We are currently using sterile water to mix Misty's TB drugs. The drugs come in a powder form, and water is used to both dilute them and allow them to be pushed through a syringe. We use one bottle of sterile water every day. Thank you very much Ralph for helping us help Misty.

Witt Pratt   March 2006 - Witt has donated 20 non-toxic ice packs that we use when shipping lab samples off to be tested. We appreciate your generous donation Witt.

Erin Eaves   March 2006 - Erin has donated one quart of B-L Solution. Each elephant receives 8 oz of B-L Solution daily. Thank you very much Erin.

Carol Bresney   March 2006 - Carol has donated 25 containers for shipping Misty's trunk wash samples. Thank you Carol!

Sereh Wallis   March 2006 - Sereh has donated air filters that we use in the Quarantine Barn. Thank you Sereh!

Diane Heise   March 2006 - Diane has donated a Lowe's gift card. With all the unexpected expenses that occur, this donation is greatly appreciated. Thank you Diane!

Martha Till   March 2006 - Martha has donated toward the purchase of gloves for Misty's caregivers. They are worn by caregivers throughout the treatment process, including while preparing Misty's drugs and cleaning up afterwards. The Aloe coating inside the gloves makes it more comfortable for caregivers to wear them for long periods of time. Thank you very much Martha!

Sarah Laurenson   March 2006 - Sarah had donated five gallons of B-L Solution. Thank you Sarah!

Elinor Zetina   March 2006 - Elinor had donated a HP LaserJet printer to the office for use by our data-entry people. Thank you so much Elinor for helping us make the officeworker's days just a bit easier.

Tony Madsen & Merrick Morgan   March 2006 - Tony and Merrick have donated toward the cost of the 90 Horse Power Tractor. Every dollar you donate for the tractor will be matched so Tony and Merrick's donation has been automatically doubled! Thank you both very much.

Various Members   March 2006 - Marjorie Schott, Ellen Karaffa-Taylor, Rebecca Phillips, Barbara Borchardt - these members have donated toward Misty's TB medication expenses. We thank you and Misty thanks you for helping to keep her well.

Cathy Pollock   March 2006 - Cathy has underwritten 3 - 4 pin Tumbler Masterlocks. We use these locks to help secure the habitat and we thank you very much Cathy for your kindness.

Terry Newell   March 2006 - Terry had underwritten the cost of a Sharps container which will hold medical waste and also 10 gallons of molasses which we use as a dietary supplemnt in the elephants' diets. Thank you Terry.

Various Members   March 2006 - Paul Dickey, Nelson Campbell - These members have all donated toward the relocation expenses of the ex-Hawthorn elephants. We thank you all very much!

The EleFan Herd   March 2006 - The Elefan Herd have done it again and met their "Wish Blitz" goal for March! They have underwritten the cost of 3 Hay Carts, one mop head and one YELLOW big mop bucket. Thank you all once again for being our friends and supporters!

Various Members   March 2006 - Deborah Evans, Susan Pristash, George Maltese, Ralph Harman - these members have donated funds to underwrite the purchase of EcoTru which we use one gallon of each day. Thank you all very much!

Bill Cowan   March 2006 - Bill never ceases to amaze us with the generosity and support he gives to the Sanctuary. Bill has donated much needed and hard to find printer cartridges for our office printers. He has donated a new Laserjet printer for our data entry people's use. And, to top all that off, he has purchased a new copy machine for our office staff. Bill, you are a true friend to the Sanctuary and we can never thank you enough!

Christina Altamura   March 2006 - Christina has donated 25 non toxic ice packs for use in shipping lab samples. Thank you Christina!

Donna Doan   March 2006 - Donna had donated funds to purchase Blackstrap Molasses. We use 5 gallons per week and we are very grateful for your donation. Thank you Donna!

Kelly Colbert Stahlke   March 2006 - Kelly had purched the 4000 psi Pressure Washer Hose listed on the Wish List. We needed a spare to replace the one that blew out. Thank you very much Kelly!

Michael Herold   March 2006 - Michael had donated toward the 4 Pin Tumbler Masterlocks that we need. To maintain security throughout the Sanctuary we use these locks for the perimeter fence gates, elephant corral gates and barn stall gates. Thank you Michael for helping us to keep the habitat a safe and secure place for the elephants.

Cher Maticek   March 2006 - Wow! How can we ever thank you Cher? Cher has donated funds to go toward medical supplies, produce and treats, fence panels, the 4 Pin Tumbler Masterlocks and the "V" Groove Wheels for the electric gates. We are so blessed to have you as a supporter. Thank you so much.

Ruth Scroggin   March 2006 - Ruth has been very kind to us and has donated two Kroger gift cards. Every week we buy several different food supplies from Kroger Food market. Thank you Ruth for helping us to help the elephants.

Kari Wangensteen   March 2006 - Kari has donated 25 non-toxic ice packs that we use to ship lab samples. Thank you so much Kari!

Various Members   March 2006 - Cherie Valentine, Judy Smith, Sheila Burns, Edna Bowman, Grant McPherson - these members have purchased produce for the elephants to enjoy and share. Thank you very much!

Christine Sutton   March 2006 - Christine has donated a new electric pencil sharpenter for the office. All the office staff were quite pleased to receive this donation! Thank you Christine!

David Nykorchuk   March 2006 - David has underwritten one container of Animal Algae and towards the new tractor. Thank you David for being so kind.

Lisa Milot   March 2006 - Lisa has donated toward the forklift rental expenses and has underwritten a 1-ton trolley. We thank you Lisa.

Sandra Moss   March 2006 - Sandra has donated 3 cases of coveralls to the Sanctuary for use by Misty's caregivers. Thank you very much Sandra!

Michelle Lloyd   March 2006 - Michelle had donated three gift cards to the Sanctuary totaling $650.00. What an amazing gift! Thank you so much Michelle.

Carol Hobbs   March 2006 - Carol had donated 6 rolls of much needed duct tape. We always are in need of this so we really appreciate this donation. Thank you Carol!

Ele-Fan Herd   February 2006 - Once again, the Ele-Fan Herd had has shown us what an amazing group of people they are and how lucky we are to have them as supporters. Their February Wish Blitz goal was to raise funds for a new pressure washer and, of course, they accomplished this! We thank each and every one of your for your kindness and support.

Victoria Herrmann   March 2006 - Victoria has donated 4 cases of sterile water for mixing Misty's meds. and two cases of coveralls for Misty's caregivers. Thank you so much Victoria. Misty thanks you too!

Diane Hiese   March 2006 - Diane has donated 4 rolls of duct tape, 2 sanding blocks and twenty screw in tool hooks. Thank you very much Diane!

Denice Fortin   March 2006 - Denice has donated two fire hoses, storage hooks and a pack each of the 40 dram containers and caps. Thank you Denice for your generosity.

Stephanie Buckley   March 2006 - Stephanie has donated 10 storage hooks that were needed. Thank you Stephanie for thinking of us.

Dr. Jay Becker   March 2006 - Dr. Becker had donated one case of sterile water which we use to mix Misty's tb meds. Dr. Becker has also doanted one gallon ob B-L Solution. Thank you very much Dr. Becker.

Cynthia Alkhoudairy   March 2006 - Cindy had donated towards the cost of emergency equipment and air lines tickets that were purchased for the trip to Illinois to witness the blood draw of the Hawthorn elephants. She has also donated toward medical supplies, rubber floor mats and produce and treat expenses that were incurred during the trip to Illinois. She has also donated 20 ice packs! Thank you Cindy.

Tamara Abashian   March 2006 - Tamara has donated one pack each of 40 dram containers and caps. These light resistant containers are ideal for storing daily doses of Misty's TB meds. Thank you Tamara.

Elinor Zetina   March 2006 - Elinor has donated a printer for use in the new office. Our office staff continues to grow and this printer was a much needed gift. Thank you so much Elinor!

Cindy Alkhoudairy   February 2006 - Thank you Cindy for the ice packs! We use 12 each week for Misty's care. Your donation helps a lot!

Robin Cirul   February 2006 - Thank you Robin for donating the wireless router, this helps the office stay connected...a very good thing!!

Bill Cowan   February 2006 - Thanks Bill for helping out with our lighting situation at the new office! The 10 swing arm desk lamps are perfect!!! We really appreciate your support!

Pam Logan   February 2006 - Wow! Thank you Pam for your generous donation for us to purchase produce through McCartney Produce! All the girls thank you for their fresh produce that they'll be eating!

Melissa Marshall   February 2006 - Thank you for thinking of the smaller animals at the Sanctuary! They are loving the beds and tennis balls and toys you purchased for them!

Denice Fortin & Heidi Strande   February 2006 - Thanks so much for donating the coveralls that we need. These are used frequently, we go through them on a regular basis...thank you for keeping us in stock!

Joyce Boswell   February 2006 - The storage hooks come in very handy around here. Thank you, Joyce, for purchasing the ten we needed!

Linda Brainard   February 2006 - Linda has donated a gallon of the B-L Solution. Thank you, Linda!

Crcket Broken-Arrow Booth   February 2006 - Thank you for your donation of the MSM Powder. We appreciate your support and helping to care for the elephants!

Braverman   February 2006 - Thank you so very much for your donationof the masks worn in the quarentine area and the fece shields! This helps out a lot around here in caring for the elephants!

Jody Stickney   February 2006 - With the arrival of the Hawthorn elephants we need another 4-wheeler. Jody has donated the funding needed so that we may purchase another. Jody, you are a blessing to us. Thank you so much!

Various Members   February 2006 - Mona Motz, Mary Lindo - These members have donated toward the rubber floor mats that were purchased to keep Sue comfortable and to help prevent pressure wounds. Thank you very much!

Various Members   February 2006 - Fay Morris, Danielle Ellis, Ann Dwyer, Juli Bertram, Diane Heise, Colleen Perrin, Christine Stewart, Mona Motz - These members have all donated toward the cost of the fork lift that the Sanctuary rented for Sue's emergency care. Thank you all very much.

Various Members   February 2006 - Nancy Fressola, Nancy Farnam, Alison Barr, Chris Moser, Karen Hoxie, Lucyna Mackay - These members have all donated toward medical expenses and supplies that were purchased in an attempt to save Sue's life. Although the Sanctuary did not own Sue and had no legal responsibility for her emergency care, we gave her the best care money could buy. Thank you all very much.

Shelly Morris   February 2006 - In honor of Fay Morris and as a gift for her birthday, Shelley Morris has underwritten two of the 1 ton trolleys needed for the new Asian elephant corral. Thank you Shelly and Fay for thinking of the elephants while celebrating your special day.

Malcolm & Suzanne Forward   February 2006 - Malcom & Suzanne have donated some much needed office supplies. Thank you both very much for thinking of us.

Bill & Charlotte Wigner   February 2006 - Bill and Charlotte have donated 100 - 36" bungee cords. Thank you both so much for your generosity and kindness.

Paul Ernest   February 2006 - Paul had donated 4 DeWalt Flexible Floodlights. These cordless flexible flashlights are great for night feeds in the habitat. Once caregivers locate the elephants the flashlight can be draped around a tree branch to provide light wherever it is needed. Thank you for helping us Paul.

Various Members   February 2006 - Linda Francis, Sonia Saxena - These members have donated toward Super Q10. Numerous studies have shown that coenzyme Q10 supports cardiovascular health and immune system function. Delhi receives 20 softgels daily. Thank you very much!

Various Members   February 2006 - Anne Morrison, Jackie Lang - These members have donated toward Animal Algae. Animal Algae is an easy way to give animals the natural, enzymatically-active nutrition they need. We use two containers a week. Thank you!

Margot Bowen   February 2006 - Margot has donated two DeWalt batteries for the new barn. These have come in very handy. Thank you Margot!

Kathleen Cullen   February 2006 - Kathleen had donated a much needed step stool for the new office. Our merchandise room has very high shelves now so this really helps getting those boxes down to fill merchandise orders. Everyone in the office says "Thanks" Kathleen!

Denice Fortin   February 2006 - Denice has donated one case of coveralls for Misty's caregives and also 24 - 48" bungee cords for strapping down treats! Thank you Denice!

Candy Lee   February 2006 - Misty's caregivers are required to wear protective gear including coveralls, boot covers, gloves and masks. Candy had donated two cases of the coveralls that are required to be worn. Thank you Candy. Our caregives thank you also.

Various Members   February 2006 - Allison Dotzel, Susan Hill - These members have donated toward the relocation expenses that were incurred while moving the Hawthorn elephants to the Sanctuary. Thank you very, very much.

Various Members   February 2006 - Shirley & Robert Rendl, Fay Morris - These members have donated toward gloves for Misty's caregivers. They are worn by caregivers throughout the treatment process, including while preparing Misty's drugs and cleaning up afterwards. We truly appreciate this donation.

Madeleine Bogdanov   February 2006 - Madeleine has donated toward Fastrack Probiotic Powder. Thank you very much for your generosity Madeleine!

Sharron Rush   February 2006 - Sharron has donated the Linksys Wireless Router and the 5 network adapter that were needed for the new office. Thank you for helping us make our transition just that much easier!

Various Members   February 2006 - Tracye Jorgensen, Colleen Griffin, Pamela Ratcliff - These members have all donated towards the purchase of Blackstrap Molasses. This natural food, with its strong, bitter flavor and a dark color, is used for health purposes. We add blackstrap molasses in with the elephant’s grain diets and supplements. We use 5 gallons each week. Thank you all very much.

Various Members   February 2006 - Christine Geymer, Tracye Jorgensen - These members have donated funds to purchase EcoTru. As we do through one gallon a day this is a much appreciated donation. Thank you ver much.

Martha Till   February 2006 - Martha has underwritten the 10 new fire extinguishers that are needed for the new barn. This was important safety equipment and we are very grateful. Thank you Martha!

Various Members   February 2006 - Steven Vaught, Deanna Hettick, Nancy Dickson - These members have donated the last of the push brooms that were needed at the new Asian barn. Thanks so much!

Various Members   February 2006 - Laura Vermiere, George Maltese - These members have donated 7 gal. Sharps containers where we can safely store needles after taking samples from the elephants. Thank you very much.

Elinor Zetina   February 2006 - Elinor has donated 160 - 36" bungee cords. We use this to strap down meals and treats on the 4-wheelers as we distribute them in the pasture. Thank you Elinor! We really needed these!

Donna & Suzanne Marshall   February 2006 - Not only is the Sanctuary home to elephants but also to various stray dogs who have found a warm and nurturing home here also. Donna and her daughter Suzanne have donated toys, beds, an automatic waterer, bowls and a pet carriers for our smaller four-legged friends to enjoy. Thank you both for your kindness and generosity.

Various Members   February 2006 - Tony Matsen, Michele Lloyd, Sarah Carrera, Barbara Borchardt, Pam Coty, Cynthia Wyckoff, Linda & Johnathan Warnken, Karen Truesdell, Jenna & Michael Stewart, Charlene Shumate - These members have all donated produce and treats to the Sanctuary to help welcome our new arrivals. Thank you all so much for helping make their arrival special.

Linda Brainard   February 2006 - Linda has donated toward the purchase of EcoTru. We use one gallon a day so we truly appreciate this donation. Thank you Linda!

Starling Walter   February 2006 - Starling has donated 3 Flash Memory Drives for use in helping us to back up and transfer computer files from one location to another. This is a great help. Thank you Starling! Starling has also donated 4 DeWalt Flex Flashlights, 4 - 2 ct. 18 v. light bulbs, a flexible floodlight and an extended run-time battery pack and charger. Starling you have no idea how much we appreciate all that you do for us. Thank you.

Michele Boyle   February 2006 - Michele had donated 10 shipping containers for sending lab samples per USDA requirements. Thank you for helping us Michele. We truly appreciate it.

Stephanie Tatum   February 2006 - Stephanie has donated 3 Flash Memory Drives, helping to insure that we never loose valuable computer information if files are corrupted by a virus. Thanks so much Stephanie!

Judy & Ron Saeger   February 2006 - Judy & Ron have donated 30 - 65 watt flood lights to the office to help keep our staff illuminated! They have also donated 4 DeWalt flashlights, batteries, a dual port charger and a DeWalt swiss army knife. Thanks so much Judy & Ron!

Roslyn Abramovitch Smith   February 2006 - Roslyn has donated 10 containers for shipping trunk washes. Now that the Hawthorn girls are here we need a large volume of these bags. Thank you Roslyn!

Melanie Garman   February 2006 - Melanie has underwritten Misty's TB meds. for the month of February. Thank you very much Melanie for helping us to help Misty during her treatment.

Tina Drennan   February 2006 - Tina has donated Eco Tru to the Sanctuary. As we use a gallon a day, this is a very much appreciated donation. Thank you!

Denise Heitmann   February 2006 - Denise has donated toward the 4 Pin Tumbler Masterlock that are needed for the new Asian Barn and 2 Dewalt 18 Volt Chargers. Thank you very much Denise!

Tim & Kate McCullough   January 2006 - Tim and Kate have very generously donated funds towards medical supplies and equipment. We are truly blessed that we have members like you to help us with our work. Thank you very much.

Barbara Borchardt   January 2006 - Barbara is always looking for ways to help us in whatever way she can. This month she was able to help underwrite the cost of 50 containers for shipping trunk washes. Thank you Barbara!

Lauri Tyeryar   January 2006 - Lauri has also donated three of the containers used for shipping trunk washes. These leak-proof biohazard bags are mandatory for sending TB trunk wash samples to the lab. Thank you Lauri!

Elinor Zetina   January 2006 - Elinor had very kindly donation 10 of the Saf-T-Pak Diagnostic shippers and 10 of the leak-proof biohazard bags for shipping trunk wash samples. Thank you very Elinor!

Rosanne Sietins   January 2006 - Rosanne has very generously donated funding to purchase two of the data entry desks that are needed for the new office. We are growing and expanding and have had to hire additional data entry staff and these workstations are such a blessing. Thank you so much Rosanne. We truly appreciate all you do for us!

Howard & Roslyn Abramovitch Smith   January 2006 - Howard & Roslyn has donated 10 replacement containers for shipping trunk washes and have also underwritten part of the cost of the motel room in Illinois. Thank you so much Roslyn & Howard. We greatly appreciate it!

Elke Kolodinski   January 2006 - Elke has sent two cases of sterile water to the Sanctuary. We use this water to mix Misty's meds with. Thank you Elke for helping us make Misty's treatment easier.

Elisabeth Collins   January 2006 - Elisabeth has two Saf-T-Pak diagnostic shippers. These shippers meets federal requirements for sending medical samples, and its large size is perfect for sending truck wash samples. Thank you very much Elisabeth!

Susan Sandrock   January 2006 - Susan has donated six containers for shipping trunk washes. Once the Hawthorn girls are here we will need a large volume of these bags so this is a much appreciated donation. Thank you Susan!

Allison Kelly   January 2006 - Allison had donated broom and rakes to be used to keep things neat at the new Asian barn. We thank you very much Allison!

Anaflora - Sharon Callahan   January 2006 - Sharon of Anaflora has donated special flower essences for the girls to help with their adjustment to the new barn. Thank you so much Sharon.

Various Members   January 2006 - Merilee Newman, Jane Stanley, Becky Columber, Pam Clifford, Susan Carrick, MaryJean Cameron, Terry Newall & Pat Greensmith all pitched in together and bought 4 cases of copier paper for the office workers. You have no idea how much we appreciate this gift! Thank you all so much!

Joyce Boswell   January 2006 - Joyce has purchased three leaf rakes to be used at the new Asian barn. Thank you very much Joyce!

Richard Rubin   January 2006 - Richard has underwritten the cost of three fence panels. Thanks Richard for being there for us!

Allison Kelly   January 2006 - Allison has donated ten of the never-kink hoses we had asked for. Thanks a bunch Allison for helping Sissy out by donating the hoses!

Elinor Zetina   January 2006 - Thank you for donating ten of the saf-t-paks used in the care of the elephants. This helps us comply with the USDA regulations. Thanks for helping out Elinor!

Laura Shellhase   January 2006 - Momentous events are happening here at the Sanctuary, and Laura has helped us to catch every moment on video! Thank you very much for underwriting the video tapes!

K. Campbell   January 2006 - Thank you for underwritting the battery pack we need on grounds...who doesn't need flashlights!! Thanks a bunch!

Denise Godinez   January 2006 - Denise has donated one of the leaf rakes we need at the New Asian Barn! Thank you for the rake, Denise!

Various Members   January 2006 - Laura Vermiere, Tim & Kate McCullough, Ralph Random, Fay Morris, Mary Adams, Karen Roberts, Maureen Christian - These members have all donated funds to be used for the costs relating to the unexpected medical equipment and supplies that were purchased in an attempt to save Sue's life. We thank you all very much.

Dynamic Scales, Inc.   January 2006 - John and Victoria Herrmann of Dynamic Scales, Inc. have donated four hanging scales needed for the new barn. Thank you both so very much!

Wendy Roberts   January 2006 - Wendy has donated all 10 of the winch straps that were needed. That was wonderful. Thank you Wendy!

Therda Wittington   January 2006 - Therda has donated 20 roll of blue shop towels that are used in Misty's barn for clean-ups. Thank you Therda!

Obentec   January 2006 - Obentec, out of California, has donated 20 ice packs that we use to ship lab samples. Thank you very much for helping us help our elephants.

Deborah Vuicich   January 2006 - Deborah has donated 3 of the coverall suits the caregivers use on a daily basis. Thank you Deborah!

Hilary Adams   January 2006 - Thank you Hilary for the cat door! Now the kitties don't have to come ask to be let out...they can come and go as they please! We appreciate your kindness!

Dr. John Olsen   January 2006 - Thank you very much Dr. Olsen for donating the feeder tire so the new girls can play, play, play!

Cherie Dimke & Steve Landers Mill Creek Assoc.   January 2006 - Cherie & Steve from Mill Creek Associates donated so many great items needed for the new office. They have donated desks, file cabinets, a tv stand and office supplies. Thank you all so much for making this move that much easier.

Michele Boyle   January 2006 - Michele had purchase one feeder tire. Thank you Michele.

Susan Carrick   January 2006 - Susan has underwritten the cost of the Homeopathic Remedy Kit that was bought while trying to help Sue be more comfortable. Thank you so much Susan.

Various Members   January 2006 - Barbara Ribinski, Kimberly Monroe, Fran Vouriot have underwritten some of the fence panels that are needed to secure the gaps in the fence. Thank you!

Bill Cowan   January 2006 - Bill has ordered the Dock Ladder Walk Throughs that were needed for the new Asian Barn. Thanks so much Bill for always thinkinf of us!

Rochelle McCormick   January 2006 - Rochelle has donated a Kroger Gift Card to us. This come in very handy. Thank you Rochelle!

Trina Wright   January 2006 - Thank you Trina for the office supplies you have recently donated! You would be amazed how fast we use the labels you donated and the file folders! Again, thank you!

Mr & Mrs Beryl Panzrino   January 2006 - Thank you for donating the oranges and grapefruits to help feed the girls! One elephant can eat 150-200 lbs of food each day, thank you for the food!

Karen Truesdell   January 2006 - Thank you for donating the 9" Linesman Pliers we were asking for on the Wish List! You are a very generous person, Karen!

Various Members   January 2006 - Donald Maurer, Cory Mauldin, Ann August -- The above members have generously donated towards the cost of transporting the Hawthorn girls! Thank you so very much!

Erling Friis-Baastad   January 2006 - Erling's donation was towards Misty's medical care in honor of his wife, Patricia Robertson. Thank you Erling!

Various Members   January 2006 - B.A. Lauterbach & Katherine Wolf -- Thank you for your donation towards the Medical Supplies!

Susan & Melissa Topsfield   January 2006 - From all the dogs at the Sanctuary..."Thank you Susan & Melissa for our new, fancy beds!! They are so comfortable!"

Various Members   January 2006 - Reiko Ono, Andrea Grainger, Barbara Garrison, Jason Lloyd, Nancy Bristol, Sarah Pozdell --Thanks to the above members for donating locks to the Sanctuary, to keep the girl's safe.

Garnet Pasquale   January 2006 - Thank you garnet for underwritting a gallon of the B-L Solution, especially to help Jenny!

Luzie Keierleber   January 2006 - Thank you for the foot soak tub! This will enable us to keep the elephant's feet healthy...very important! Thank you Luzie!

Barb Murtaugh   January 2006 - Underwriting the cost for the driver for two trips transporting the elephants to Sanctuary...awesome! Thank you so much, Barb!!

Allison Kelly   January 2006 - Allison, thank you so much for your kindness in donating the Amazing Graze for the new arrivals!

Karen Hoxie   January 2006 - Thank you Karen for your donating ten grinding discs! We will use these!

Debora Simon-Nelson   January 2006 - Thank you so much Debora for more of the tubs we use to soak the girl's feet in! Thank you again, Debora!

Lynne Crowton   December 2006 - Lynne has donated two cases of the herbal remedy for Delhi's sore feet, the Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off! Thanks for helping to take care of Delhi, Lynne!

Meredeth Schuman   January 2006 - Meredeth donated the calculators were needed for the office. Thank you, Meredeth, we can't function without our calculators!

Jody Stickney   January 2006 - Thank you Jody for helping out with the costs to cover Sue's emergency. You donated towards the cost of the rental car, thank you so much Jody!

Karen Truesdell   January 2006 - Karen had donated all three pairs of bolt cutters that were asked for. Thank you very much Karen!

Jutatip Kraurachue   January 2006 - Jutatip had donated one case of if Equine Buzz-Off. This product is great for healing sore feet. Thank you very much!

Lynne Crowton   January 2006 - Lynne has donated 3 Amazing Graze Feeders for the elephants. Thank you for your kindness and generosity Lynne.

Barbara Ribinski   January 2006 - Barbara has donated 3 foot soak tubs. Thank you very much Barbara for thinking of us!

Starling Walter   January 2006 - Starling has donated a drill bit sharpener. Our construction crews will find this a very handy item to have. Thank you Starling!

Tamara Abashian   January 2006 - Tamara has donated 4 of the Footsoak tubs and 10 Jolly balls and 2 gallons of BL solution for the new arrivals. Thank you Tamara!

Debra Bernard   January 2006 - Thank you for helping Misty, Debra. It's very important we ship Misty's blood samples, and you have helped out greatly! Thank you Debra!