Gifts to the Sanctuary ~ 2007

Alana Thorpe, Deborah Young, Zelda Barnard   December 2007 - Thanks you three for underwriting Vitamin E for the Girls. As you know every one of our Girls is on Vitamin E so we go through it like crazy. We thank you so much for recognizing our need and doing something about it!!

James Takaesu, Darlene Demetri, Kimberly Hatley   December 2007 - Thanks so much to the three of you for your generous donations underwriting cosequin equine powder. This helps several of our girls by easing their joint and arthritic pain, and we are very grateful to you all for keeping us supplied with this product.

Pippa Holloway and Helen Musselwhite   December 2007 - Thanks so much to both of you for underwriting Buzz Off. We use this product for Miss Delhi's pedicures and the more comfortable we can make her the happier we are - and, of course, so is she. Thanks for contributing to that effort.

Amy Purvis   December 2007 - Amy, the camera and memory card arrived!!! Thank you so much. Watch for fabulous pictures of our African Queens thanks to your generosity.

Carl and Sally Owens and Cindy Hendricks   December 2007 - Thanks so much for the atomic/thermometer clocks. We so appreciate your answering this wish. We are now in great shape with clocks in each barn. Thanks!

Kimberly Brown   December 2007 - Thanks so much for the B-L Solution. Not always the most exciting purchase, but so, so necessary for our Girls health and well being. We appreciate your recognizing that fact.

Charlotte Burke   December 2007 - Thanks so much for the office supplies and other items you sent. We appreciate the kind words and your support.

Lynne Forlenza   December 2007 - Thanks so much for the Kroger Gift Card. That is one of our favorite gifts!

Linda Dineen   December 2007 - Linda, you are so kind to think of us during the Holidays. We appreciate the office supplies, gloves for our caregivers and other gifts you sent.

Sonia Saxena   December 2007 - Sonia, thanks so much for adding to our supply of Super Q10 for Miss Delhi. We appreciate your thoughtfulness.

Susan Pristash   December 2007 - Susan, thanks so much for the 18V battery. We sure need these and appreciate your generosity. Also thanks for the wall clock thermometer! It's nice to see how cold it's been lately. Brrrrrr.

Patricia Kirk, Karen Hoxie, Sheri Myers, Pamela Holder   December 2007 - Thank you all for responding to our dog bed needs. I guess the "Toby sharing a bed with cats" picture worked! We are well on our way to making sure all our canine cuties have their own special place to sleep thanks to you!

Starling Walter   December 2007 - Starling, the Girls are delighted your 10 Amazing Graze feeders showed up today. Thank you so much for that wonderful gift! And for worrying about their arrival - which took some prodding, but all is well.

Kate Harvey   December 2007 - Kate, the tool chests arrived and they are fabulous. The Girls eagerly put away their tools and now there is a place for everything and everything in its place!! What wonderful gifts for you to give. Thanks so much.

Judy and Gary Smith   December 2007 - A very generous New Year's Feast for our Girls!!! Thanks so much Smiths for your seemingly never-ending support. We are grateful for your friendship and support. Happy New Year from the well-fed Girls!

Barbara Garrison   December 2007 - Barbara, thanks so much for your donation toward keeping the Girls in fresh fruits and veggies. We sure appreciate your gift.

Theresa Siskind   December 2007 - Another contribution to the Vitamin E fund. That makes life so much easier for us, thanks so much!

Ann Marie Joyce   December 2007 - Ann Marie, thanks so much for underwriting a bottle of Buzz Off. We appreciate your thinking of our Girls.

Joanie Cottrell   December 2007 - Joanie, thanks so much for contributing to our Vitamin E fund. We need it constantly and are so grateful that are donors are responsive. Thanks!

Elinor Zetina   December 2007 - Yay Elinor!!! Thanks so much for underwriting FIVE bottles of cosequin. We so appreciate your support and your generosity in allowing us to keep our Girls in fine shape.

Ed and Karen Champoux   December 2007 - Ed and Karen thank you so much for your generous donations including underwriting for 5 Amazing Graze Feeders, 2 bottles of Vitamin E, 2 pkgs of cosequin, and two bottles of B-L solution. Wow, it's like Christmas all over again. And still money left over for the general fund. You are wonderful!!!!

To Our Supporters   12/31/2007 - To all of our loyal and generous supporters, we want to say Thank You! Our work is made possible by your interest and assistance. This year we watched as the Divas blossomed and Dulary became one of our girls. Our staff has grown and we are embarking on the expansion of our outreach program with a downtown Education Gallery and Welcome Center. All of this simply would not be possible without you. Your loving kindness has touched the lives of many needy elephants and our lives as well. Happy Holidays, Carol and Scott

Joy Kent   December 2007 - Joy, we thank you for remembering the staff this season with your gift of delicious breads. We are very grateful for your continuing support for the Girls and for us!!! Thanks so much.

Christopher Christian   December 2007 - Yum! One whole box of apples just for Shirley!!! Thank you,Christopher, you are incredibly generous to share your Christmas with Shirley. You know what? She loves you right back.

Eve Mobley   December 2007 - Many thanks to you, Eve (and to Morgan and Phante),for the Gift Card from Lowe's. That is always a perfect gift for us, and we appreciate your support. Our Girls send best wishes to your boys.

Julia Rieke   December 2007 - Julia, thanks so much for underwriting surgical masks for our vet staff. We greatly appreciate your contribution to the Sanctuary.

The Astounding Ele-Fan Herd   December 2007 - In the true spirit of this season of giving, you have broken all records with your latest Blitz. The intent was to increase the size of our Elephant Care Endowment Fund and increase it you did! Substantially! Thank you, Herd, for your tireless efforts on our behalf, for your unconditional love for our Girls, and for your kindness and support in word and deed.

Anne Pikolas, Roslyn Abramovitch and Barbara Wilson   December 2007 - Wow - thanks to all three of you for sending ele-blankets our way. We are so grateful and the Girls will be in great shape to make it through the winter! We appreciate your kindness and support.

Cheryl Kirby-Stokes   December 2007 - Cheryl, thanks for getting us so much closer to our sparkplug goal by underwriting 6 of them! We appreciate your contribution and your generous support.

Juanita Eisenger   December 2007 - Juanita, thanks so much for underwriting an Amazing Graze feeder for one of our Girls. We appreciate your kindness and support.

Fay Morris   December 2007 - Fay, thank you so much for underwriting air cleaner oil and cleaner for our reusable air cleaners - we were just talking about needing some! Also thanks from the lab staff for underwriting the Hand Tally Blood Cell Counter. It is much appreciated.

Joanne Hartough   December 2007 - Joanne, you are terrific for underwriting a bottle of Vitamin. We are so grateful when people answer our urgent need requests. Thanks so much.

Roslyn Abramovitch   December 2007 - Roslyn, we so appreciate your adding to the Kubota fund. This is going to be a long process, but imagine the excitement when we actually can purchase one. Thanks for being part of the process!

James Takaesu   December 2007 - James, what a wonderful surprise! Three bottles of much needed Vitamin E underwritten. Thanks so much.

Karen Smith   December 2007 - Karen, fabulous! Another bottle of Vitamin E. Thanks for underwriting this much needed supplement.

Mary Paesch   December 2007 - Mary, thank you for the Cosequin. Your underwriting one package will be a great help. Thank you for your support and kindness.

Peggy Elliott   December 2007 - Peggy, we appreciate your underwriting fresh fruit and veggies. Another continuing product around here, and so necessary, and so appreciated!

Sharon McKittrick   December 2007 - Sharon, thanks for responding to our need for Vitamin E by underwriting a bottle. This is an expensive but necessary preventative measure to keep the Girls thriving. It works!

Julie Foley, En Benjamin and Karen Adams   December 2007 - You each had Runner's Relief on your minds. Thanks so much for underwriting Miss Delhi's current foot soak treatment. We are all hopeful this will ease her condition. We appreciate your kindness.

Edna Bowman   December 2007 - Edna, thanks so much for underwriting bananas for Miss Delhi, she will be delighted, and for underwriting ele-blankets to keep the girls cozy and warm. We also appreciate your underwriting the clock thermometer for the Quarantine Barn. We are grateful and you are most generous.

Barbara Taller   December 2007 - Barbara, not only did you send TWO bottles of chewable cosequin for our darling dogs but stuffed our Vet staff's stockings with numerous goodies, AND, you added a box of Abaxis rotors for good measure. What wonderful gifts. Thank you so much!

Shirlee Bratt, Nathan and Kathy Brigger   December 2007 - The Bratt/Brigger families are at it again. Thanks so much for underwriting two X-Acto handles to help us keep the Girls on healthy toes!

Joy Kent   December 2007 - Joy - thanks so much for the various medical supplies, syringes, gloves and winged infusion sets. You are the best!

Lisa McDowell   December 2007 - Lisa, the Amazing Graze Feeder arrived today. Thanks so much for being Santa to the Girls. We appreciate your support and kindness.

Barbara Borchardt, Ginny Seevers and Elizabeth Akers   December 2007 - You all had the same idea! Thanks so much for contributing to our produce fund. You know how much our girls eat everyday, especially during the winter months, and your donations are a big help! We appreciate your support.

Michal Botting   December 2007 - Michal, thanks so much for your contribution to what Scott is hoping Santa will leave under his tree! Someday we'll get that tractor thanks to people like you!

Kate Harvey   December 2007 - Kate, what a wonderful generous gift to the Girls! A Lowe's gift card so they can have brand new tools in their brand new tool chests. Thank you so much.

Stella Askins   December 2007 - Stella, thanks so much for the two gallons of B-L Solution. Delhi and Frieda will put it to good use!! We appreciate your support.

Allison Kelly   December 2007 - Allison, thank you so much for donating the Girl's blankets, now everyone will be warm and cozy this winter!! And, your idea of giving us two packs is brilliant, especially when Winkie keeps wanting to share hers by tearing it in half!

Mark and Rochelle McCormick   December 2007 - Thanks you two for the Kroger Card. Always wonderful to have some added help when we go grocery shopping. We appreciate your thinking of us.

David Welty   December 2007 - David, we are so grateful you chose us to be the recipient of your giving campaign. The three HP printers are fabulous. You are most kind and we are very appreciative.

Barbara and John Shepler   December 2007 - Barbara and John, thank you so much for the three bags, 30#, of baking soda. That will help make things sparkly and bright for Santa's visit to the Girls. Thank you also for thinking of the staff by sending Trail Mix,you are very kind and good friends. And by the way, you are quite the poets!

Margaret Beckerman   December 2007 - Margaret,we can't believe you sent us a water pump. Yay and thank you so much. Those have been on the Wish List forever. What a nice present for Scott.

Elinor Zetina   December 2007 - Elinor, the dog bowls arrived today and they are terrific! And, they are all the same color, a lovely lime green, so our canine friends will not be jealous of each other. Thanks so much for fulfilling our wish and for your generous support.

Ele-fan Herd   December 2007 - And for their next trick...the Herd pulled off a beauty!!!! Underwriting THREE jars of Runner's Relief for our dear Delhi. Wow. What a great stocking stuffer for Miss D. We are so hopeful that this treatment will be successful, and we are so grateful to you, our dear friends, and to everyone else, who contributed to this effort. You are the best.

Deanna Wenstrup   December 2007 - Deanna, what a perfect gift for Miss Shirley. Her very own Dump Trailer! I'm sure she will be willing to share with her sisters at New Asia. You are most generous and a good friend, Deanna. Thanks so much. And also thank you for challenging the rest of our donors to match your gift!

Sara Padgett   November 2007 - Sara, thanks so much for your kind words about the Sanctuary and for your very generous check to help with Miss Delhi's treatments. You are kind to remember us and we appreciate your support.

Judy Smith   November 2007 - Judy, you are a good friend, indeed. Thanks so much for underwriting 12# of baking soda and oil filters. We appreciate your loyalty and support, and especially your flexibility!!!!

Crystal Welliver and Christine Deitrick   November 2007 - Thanks so much to both of you for underwriting flat washers and cotter pins. Thanks to generous people like you, we are at quota. We appreciate your support.

Ida Lyon   November 2007 - Ida, thanks so much for underwriting Air Cleaner Oil and lab supplies. You are such a good friend and we appreciate it very much.

Johna Rice and Barbara Hayes   November 2007 - Thank you both for underwriting one package each of Cosequin Equine Powder. Your generous donation is so helpful in keeping us supplied in this product which, as you know, is a continual need. We are grateful.

Linda Dineen   November 2007 - Linda you are too much! Underwriting for sandpaper and trash bags. Those items had been on the Wish List for about 100 years and how nice to see them underwritten, just as you said. Thanks for the kind words about the Sanctuary. We could not do it without people like you.

Susan Carrick, Fay Morris, Martha Till, Carolyn McIntyre   November 2007 - You all came to our rescue by underwriting Runner's Relief for our dear Delhi. And, thank you so much for responding to our appeal so quickly. Let's keep our finger's crossed that this treatment will be exactly what we need to give our girl some relief. Our thanks to each one of you.

Jennifer Crants   November 2007 - Jennifer, wow, you took sure care of our rake needs by underwriting all ten! It will be great to start out the winter season with brand new rakes.

Jung Brady   November 2007 - Jung, you are back again with another box of vacutainer adapters. Thanks so much for thinking of us this month too!!!

Sarah Walton   November 2007 - Sarah, we received the two DeWalt batteries you donated. Thank you so much for helping us get powered up for winter!

Sharon Callahan   November 2007 - Sharon, thank you so much for your gift to Winkie and for being such a good friend to the Sanctuary.

Jaclyn Lockhart and George Maltese   November 2007 - Jacklyn and George you must have been on the same wave length because you both have underwritten cotter pins and flat washers. Thank you so much. That ought to hold us for a while. We hope.

Bill Cowan   November 2007 - Our dear friend Bill Cowan has once again remembered the caregivers and office staff!! Thank you Bill for the fabulous cookies! We so appreciate your thoughtfulness and the fact that you are always looking out for us. By the way, didn't you have a birthday a few days ago???? Hope it was a happy one.

Laura Gilbert Design   November 2007 - Thank you so much for the cell phone and charger. We seem to go through a lot of these, but sometimes they are not compatible, or they did not survive the trip here, and, there are other circumstances beyond our control (not naming names), so we do appreciate your sending these along.

C Stretz   November 2007 - Thank you so much for the cell phone and charger! We always need them and we appreciate your taking the time to send them to us.

Michael Adams   November 2007 - We are so grateful to you for coming to our rescue, Michael. We received the Runner's Relief on Friday, just in time to keep dear Delhi soaking away without stopping her protocol. We appreciate your generosity and kindess.

John Shelper   November 2007 - Thanks so much for the 2 DeWalt batteries. As we have mentioned, we are definitely gearing up for winter and making sure everything is running properly. Thanks for helping us get ready!

The Ele-fan Herd   November 2007 - They have done it again. Can they ever be stopped? NO. We certainly hope not. This time the mighty Herd has funded a much needed Differential Blood Counter for the Lab, which has delighted our vet staff no end, PLUS, they were able to underwrite all five wheel barrows. Bravo and Brava!!! Thank you Herd, you are truly the best.

Theresa Siskind   November 2007 - Theresa thanks so much for your kind words about the Sanctuary and for your generous donation toward underwriting produce for the Girls. It is greatly appreciated.

Ray Prusso   November 2007 - Thanks, Ray, for helping us out with five cell phones. It seems like this is a never-ending need, and, of course, it is! Sometimes the phones we receive do not work out for some reason or another, often they just can't be re-programmed, so we appreciate the fact that people like you keep sending us replacements. Thanks so much!

Maria Rodriguez   November 2007 - Maria, thanks so much for the cell phones and chargers. We are grateful to you for remembering we need them constantly!

Marcella Smith   November 2007 - Marcella, we received your produce order, thank you kindly. We appreciate your continuing support of our Girl's nutritional health and welfare. Thanks!

Denice Fortin   November 2007 - Denice, what a great Holiday gift for the girls - a fire hose! Loads of fun to play with but virtually indestructible. Fingers crossed. Thanks so much for thoughtful present.

Sharon McKittrick   November 2007 - Sharon, we thank you for underwriting Super Q-10 for Miss Delhi! Your donation will help us keep our girl healthy and strong. Thanks!

Airn Chamberlain   November 2007 - Thank you Miss Airn, for the reusable air cleaners. You are the best. Hey, and a $10 Lowe's Gift Certificate too. Thanks!

Sara Padget   November 2007 - Sara, thank you so much for sending us three bottles of B-L Solution. We really appreciate your helping both Delhi and Frieda with their daily treatments.

Brenda Harless   November 2007 - Brenda the printer came today and there is much joy at the African barn. Thank you so much for donating this three in one printer, we are very grateful.

Sandra Smith   November 2007 - Sandra, thanks so much for contributing to the 4-wheeler fund. These quads are vital to our existence, as you know, and we appreciate your help and support.

Lorena Blas   November 2007 - Lorena, thanks so much for rounding out the Vitamin E underwriting. Now we're good to go with TWO bottles and that's great!

Pamela Nickerson   November 2007 - Pamela, thanks so much for underwriting a package of Cosequin Equine Powder. We appreciate your choosing something that is a continual need here at the Sanctuary. Thanks for your support.

Elinor Zetina   November 2007 - Elinor, you have done it again! We are so excited that Scott is getting another storage cabinet. Pretty soon, no more excuses about no place to put anything. Thank you so much for your most generous and much needed donation!!

Deanna Wenstrup, Whitney and Lindsey Jones, and Julie Workman   November 2007 - Thank you all so much for your most generous underwriting donations toward produce for the girls. As you know, we feed the girls fresh produce on a daily basis and all those fruits and veggies add up!!! We are grateful for your support and for your kind words about the Sanctuary. Julie, we'll give Bunny your love, Whitney and Lindsey, Happy Thanksgiving back at you, and Deanna thanks for being such a loyal friend to the girls.

Pat Green   November 2007 - Pat, thanks for always remembering us with a Home Depot Gift Card. You make our lives much easier, believe me. You are a good friend!

Mitzy and Rick Hidding   November 2007 - Mitzy and Rick, the blue ink tote bags arrived. They are, as always, perfectly beautiful. Thank you so much for donating these bags to us, and for your unwavering support of our work here. We appreciate you more than we can say!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathy and Nathan Brigger   November 2007 - Thanks so much for underwriting two containers of "slime" tire sealant. Now we will be ready for all possible tire issues while we are out in the habitat. Thank you for your continual solid support!

Jim and Paula Adwell   November 2007 - Jim and Paula, thanks you for the Verizon phone and charger. Looks like we benefited from your hard work cleaning closets! We can always use phones, as you know. Thanks so much for remembering.

Cheryl Kirby-Stokes   November 2007 - Yay - underwriting for six sparkplugs. That is so helpful. Thanks, Cheryl, now we can get busy replacing the old ones.

Lana Grimm   November 2007 - Lana, thank you so much for completely underwriting the parts necessary to rehab our 1999 Honda 4-Wheeler. We'll make that quad hang on for a while longer with your generous help!!!

Cindy Miller   November 2007 - Cindy, thanks so much for all you do to support the Sanctuary, including your recent incredibly generous donation toward reducing our ever-present dog vet and meds bills. Your assistance will go a long, long way to making our fuzzy friends lives better and healthier. Thank you.

Terry Newell   November 2007 - Woooooohooooo. Terry met the challenge for the Special Request rental truck, gas and phone charges. She did it quickly and with great precision! Thank you Terry!!!!!

Ele-fan Herd   November 2007 - Thank you so much for the recent Meds Blitz. You never fail. You are amazing. You are dependable and supportive and solid and a great source of energy for all of us.

Susan Carrick   November 2007 - The Challenger!!!! Thank you, Susan, for stepping right up with a $125 donation toward the Special Request rental truck, gas and phone charge expenses (bringing rubber free access doors to the Girls) and for challenging others to match your donation. We so appreciate your generous nature, your encouragement and your support.

John Rippetoe   November 2007 - Our hero John is the person who drove the below mentioned belting material down here to the Sanctuary. Thank you John for everything you do for us, you are the best!!!!!

Nashville Rubber and Gasket Company   November 2007 - We owe a huge ele thank you to the Nashville Rubber and Gasket Company, http://www.nashvillerubber.com/,1900 Elm Tree Dr, Nashville, 37210, for providing the belting material that will allow our Girls the freedom to come and go at will through their rubber flap doors. Thank you so much for your kindness and generosity!!

Rich and Barb Hendele   November 2007 - Happy Birthday, Richard, from all the Girls here. Thank you so much for sharing your special day by having produce delivered so the Girls could party with you!! And party they did, with yummy treats from McCartneys.

Suzanne McMullen   November 2007 - Yay Suzanne!!!!!!!!! You put us over the top on the 4-Wheeler. Thanks to everyone who generously donated to underwrite this much needed item. We simply could not function around here without our 4-Wheelers.

Glenda Burris   November 2007 - Glenda, your bulletin boards arrived! Our lab thanks you for noticing those on the Wish List, and we all appreciate your kind words and your support.

Fay Morris   November 2007 - Fay, thanks so much for underwriting the EyeWash station for the lab. That was an important item the lab personnel wanted to have in stock! We appreciate your generosity and continuing support.

Patty Ellen Draghi   November 2007 - Thank you so much, Patty Ellen, for answering our call for Vitamin E. The items that stay up on the Wish List all the time are never as exciting as the new ones that pop up, but they are vital to our Girl's health and well being and we appreciate your recognizing that fact.

Barbara Clarke   November 2007 - Barbara, thanks so much for underwriting the test tube rack, stain gram kit and stain dip quick. Our lab is is shaping right up thanks to people like you. You are a good friend and supporter. Thanks!

Airn Chamberlain   November 2007 - Airn, thanks for taking such good care of our quads and helping us with our maintenance issues. We so appreciate your time and energy and the resources you so generously give us.

McCartney Produce   November 2007 - Our dear friends at McCartney Produce delivered many, many beautiful pumpkins to the Girls who think they have won the Halloween jackpot! Thanks McCartney!!! We so appreciate your support and help.

Angela Campbell, Whispering Bells Foundation, Workman Publishing Company   November 2007 - Thank you so much for your donation, the books, and your kind words about our work here at the Sanctuary. We are always touched by the people and companies that reach out to offer help and support.

Jackie Lockhart   November 2007 - Jackie, it was tough tracking down your name as there was no paperwork that arrived with our squeegee handles, but if it is you, thank you so much for donating 4 handles! We sure appreciate your helping us out with this need. Thanks for your support.

Melissa Liscomb and Susan Zoltek   October 2007 - Did you two coordinate???? Just kidding. But you both donated B-L Solution and it arrived on the same day. Thank you so much for independently coming to the same conclusion. Yes, it is a continuing need and we so appreciate your recognizing that fact.

Bill Cowan   October 2007 - As always, Bill to the rescue. Thanks so much, Bill, for the squeegee handles (50 of them!!!!). That really helps in our effort to get ready for winter.

Debbie Parkhurst   October 2007 - Debbie, yay, another cell phone. Thanks so much for helping us fill this need. We are grateful for your help and support.

Airn Chamberlain   October 2007 - Airn, we received the cell phones today. Yay and thank you. You're the best.

Barbara Borchardt   October 2007 - Barbara, thanks so much for donating money toward the purchase of Runner's Relief. We are close to being able to order another jar thanks to your help and others who have contributed. We appreciate your support and all you do for us.

Susan Zoltek   October 2007 - Susan thanks so much for the sterile water! It is important when we collect trunk washes and is used in many other ways in the lab as well. We appreciate your support and for thinking of us.

Pat Green   October 2007 - Hey Pat! Thanks so much for the Home Depot gift card for $25.00. We are at Home Depot a LOT and really appreciate the help. Thanks for being such a good friend.

Bill Cowan   October 2007 - Not only did Bill deliver our push brooms but a very generous gift card from Lowe's and equally generous gift cards from Krogers. Yay. And, best news of all, M&M's for the staff. Thanks Bill!

Marcella Smith   October 2007 - Pomegranites!!!! Oh Marcella the Girls will be delighted! Thanks so much.

Deborah   October 2007 - Deborah, thanks so much for the paint roller covers it was very thoughtful of you and perfect timing as this is our outdoor volunteer weekend. Unfortunately, you did not include your last name with the gift, so I hope this reaches you!!!

Bill Cowan   October 2007 - Bill, what a great treat - 10 pushbrooms for the barns! Thanks so much for taking care of our caregivers and the Girls. Thanks so much for everything you do.

Wendy Tilton and David Hunter   October 2007 - Wendy and David you put us over the top on the refractometer! I know our vet staff will be delighted. Thanks so much for taking care of that item and for your support.

Judy Smith   October 2007 - Judy, thank you kindly for underwriting 3 cases of sterile water and 2 gallons of Novalsan. We appreciate your support.

Joy Kent   October 2007 - Joy, we received your box of syringes for the lab. Thank you so much for always thinking of us and providing so much help for the lab. We are very grateful.

Ele-Fan Herd   October 2007 - Once again we are in a position of expressing our deep gratitude to our fabulous Ele-Fan Herd!!!! Scott just received a fabulous present from the Herd. Hydraulic pump, hand pump, fuel transfer pump - add a couple of fuel tanks, and he is in business! Scott will be busy for weeks. Thank you so much Herd. We think you are fabulous.

Airn Chamberlain   October 2007 - Airn, you are a gem. Thanks so much for the 4-wheeler axle, Scott will be delighted!

Bill Cowan   October 2007 - Bill's up to his old tricks again - fulfilling our Wish List wishes!!!! Thank you so much, Bill, for donating the 4 keyless entry deadbolt locks. We are most grateful.

Mitzy and Richard Hidding   October 2007 - Hey you two! We received our 50 green tote bags. You are wonderful, thank you so much for your support and generosity.

Melissa Marshall   October 2007 - Melissa you are too much!!! Those 18 dogs beds are wonderful, love the colors, and they are in an assortment of sizes which is just perfect. Thank you also for the collars and leashes. Everyone will look very fashionable for fall. We so appreciate your donation and support.

Glenda Burris   October 2007 - More treats for those cute tummies. Thanks so much, Glenda, for donating produce for the Girls. They sure love it!!

Jennifer Crants   October 2007 - Wow, Jennifer, thanks so much for your underwriting donation for the hay pallets! Also thank you for underwriting oil filters. We are getting closer and closer to our maintenance goals thanks to generous supporters like you.

Debbie Parkhurst   October 2007 - Debbie, thanks so much for the 3 boxes of white envelopes, the print cartridge and the package of card stock that multiplied into 4 packages right before our eyes!!! We so appreciate your thinking of us and thanks for your kind words about the Sanctuary.

Fay Morris   October 2007 - Fay, thanks so much for your underwriting donations for 2 bottles of eyesaline solution and 4 boxes of microscope slide mailers for our Elephant Health and Welfare lab. We are most appreciative.

Concetta Toniolo   October 2007 - Concetta, yahoo! Another donation toward that air conditioner. Still in the 80's here and we're sure using it. Thanks so much.

Lorena Blas   October 2007 - Lorena, thank you so much for underwriting a package of Cosequin for us and responding to our urgent need request. We are very grateful.

Linda Dineen   October 2007 - We are thrilled and delighted with your many treats for Carol, Scott, the caregivers and office staff. Thanks, Linda, for thinking of us and for your kind words. Happy Halloween! Linda, I just saw your treats request for the Girl's. They will be as delighted as we are with the treats you sent us. Thanks so much.

Larry and Joy Kent   October 2007 - Larry and Joy, thanks for donating 10 Winged Infusion Sets for our Elephant Health and Welfare Lab. We appreciate your thinking of us. And, a few days later, what do you know, 10 more sets. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!

Juanita Eisinger   October 2007 - Juanita, thanks so much for the kind words about the Sanctuary pictures (and the all knowing eyes of Bunny and Zula) and for the memory card. We appreciate your thoughtfulness.

Joy Kent   October 2007 - Joy, you are to be commended for taking on the "get Scott organized" challenge by donating a storage cabinet. Now he has no excuse. Thank you for being such a good friend to the Sanctuary.

Michael Harrington   October 2007 - Michael, Delhi and Frieda thank you for sending them both a gallon of B-L Solution! You sure know the way to a Girl's heart. Thanks, Michael.

Mel Stark   October 2007 - Mel, your copy paper arrived. Thanks so much for taking care of us. We are grateful for your support.

Kathy and Nathan Brigger and Shirlee Bratt   October 2007 - Thanks you three for supporting us once again. We sure appreciate the underwriting for one squeegee for the caregivers to keep the barns nice and neat. Thanks so much!!

Stuart Products   October 2007 - Thank you for donating one bottle of Vitamin E. We so appreciate your friendship and support.

Bill Cowan   October 2007 - Thanks, Bill, for keeping us supplied in 100% Post Consumer Recycled copy paper. We appreciate the THREE cases and your generosity.

George Maltese   October 2007 - George, thanks so much for the contributions toward air cleaner oil and oil filters. We are slowly but surely getting in our maintenance supplies thanks to people like you. Thanks!

Barbara Shepler   October 2007 - Barbara - yay! Another donation toward the air conditioner. You and John are paving the way! Thanks so much.

William Macinnis   October 2007 - William, thank you for helping us get started on our maintenance projects. We so appreciate your underwriting oil and oil filters for the 4-wheelers. Thanks!

Michael Medlar   October 2007 - Michael, thank you so much for underwriting hay pallets. We are half-way there thanks to your generous support. Hope you're having a lovely fall in the UK.

Wendy Roberts   October 2007 - Wendy, thanks so much for responding to our "urgent need" request for Cosequin. We appreciate your donation and your support.

Jane Straub   October 2007 - Thanks so much for donating our certificate paper. We are moving right into our busiest time and this paper is critical to have in stock. Thank you, Jane!

Dawn Kennedy   October 2007 - We received one gallon of B-L solution today, Dawn. You are terrific. Thanks so much for helping us take care of our Girls.

Deanna Wenstrup   October 2007 - Deana, a wonderful, generous donation from you for produce for our Girls. Thank you so much, and, we too believe Jenny is watching over all of us! Such a nice thought.

Carol Bresnay   October 2007 - Carol, we appreciate the container of Cosequin for the Girls. As you know, we are in constant need of this product. Thanks very much for thinking of us.

Sharon McKittrick   October 2007 - Sharon, thanks for responding to our need for Vitamen E for the Girls. Your underwriting and your support are very much appreciated. Thanks!

John Shepler   October 2007 - John, thanks so much for your underwriting help for the airconditioning unit in Carol and Kate's office. They are grateful and we are grateful as we would prefer that they remain cool and calm. It has been close to 90 for the past two days!!!! Thanks.

Susan Zoltek   October 2007 - Susan, thank you so much for granting the wishes of our Quarantine Barn caregivers by underwriting TWO computers. I cannot begin to tell you how much easier their lives will be due to your generosity. Thanks!

Airn Chamberlain   October 2007 - Airn, your water wagon tires arrived. Thank you so much for always being there for us!

Elinor Zetina   October 2007 - Elinor, you put the icing on the water hose cake. We were thrilled with 4 spray guns and lances, and doubly thrilled when you sent 4 more of each. We are in great shape now. Thank you so much.

Susan Pristash   October 2007 - Susan, the T-Post Puller arrived today. Yayyyyyy. Thanks so much for going to all that trouble to donate and track down this item, which we certainly do need and will certainly use!

Karen Hoxie   October 2007 - Hey Karen, the doggie cosequin came! Thanks so much for thinking of our canine kids and for your continual kindness and support.

Bill Cowan   October 2007 - Hooray! Thanks, Bill, for donating both sets of African Barn Lawn Mower tires. Your timing is perfect!

Mary Lazowski   October 2007 - Thanks so much for the Verizon cell phone. We are grateful to you for remembering we need them. Thanks, Mary! Mary, we just got your chargers too! Thanks!

Susan Carrick   October 2007 - Happy Birthday, Susan, and thank you for sharing your birthday riches with the 10/27 volunteers and the Girls. We so appreciate your underwriting paint brushes, rollers, and roller covers PLUS some seasonal treats for the Girls. You are the best and we are fortunate to count you as a friend!

Debbie Smallwood   October 2007 - Debbie, we received your package of 2000 zip ties today. Also a lovely color. Thanks for the kind words about the Sanctuary and for your support.

Ida Lyon   October 2007 - Ida, your brightly colored zip ties arrived! Thanks so much for helping us out with this item. We do use them for everything.

Karen Elsberry   October 2007 - Karen, the 5 tire repair kits arrived yesterday! Yahoo. Thanks so much for the taking care of that item.

Sara Padgett   October 2007 - Yay Sara! Thanks so much for donating two bottles of Vitamin E. We appreciate your generous support.

Fay Morris   October 2007 - Fay, you are a good friend to Delhi and to us. Thanks so much for underwriting a bottle of Q10!

Dawn Kennedy   October 2007 - We received your generous underwriting donation toward the purchase of Buzz Off. It is much needed and much appreciated. Thanks!

Laura Griffith   October 2007 - Laura, how kind of you to send us seeds to plant! We appreciate your good thoughts and support.

Judy and Gary Smith   October 2007 - Thank you, Smiths, for your continuous and splendid support. We appreciate the generous underwriting support for Hepa Masks and zip ties.

Linda Dineen   October 2007 - Linda, we are most grateful to you for underwriting all 24 bottle brushes. Thank you from our hearts to your very generous one.

Jean Murphy   October 2007 - Jean, thanks so much for your generous contribution of $1000 toward the purchase of the tractor of Scott's dreams. We are getting so close now thanks to kind people like you.

Anna Scozzari   October 2007 - Thanks so much, Anna, for contributing toward a bottle of Vitamin E. We are very grateful for your support.

Barbara Clarke   October 2007 - Barbara, thanks so much for your recent contribution toward the underwriting of the refractometer. We appreciate your commitment to getting that piece of equipment paid for and off the Wish List.

Ann Marie Jouce   October 2007 - Ann Marie, thanks so much for underwriting Vitamin E. We are in Urgent Need, so thank you for recognizing that and sending a donation.

Lois Duncan   October 2007 - Thanks so much, Lois, for your kind contribution toward items on our Wish List. Believe me, we will put this donation to good use. We appreciate your support.

Susan Zoltek   October 2007 - Susan, thanks so much for your generous contribution and, since the item you were interested in funding was already donated, we appreciate your willingness to let us apply your gift elsewhere!

Mitzy and Rick Hidding   October 2007 - Mitzy and Rick you are wonderful. Thank you so much for your donation of Jenny shoulder bags. We are so grateful for your continued support and the beautiful work you do on our bags. Oh, and we just received our green totes - thanks for that, too!!!!

Jung Brady   October 2007 - Jung, thanks so much for supplying us with Vacutainer Adapters. As you know from reading our Wish List we need these on a continuing basis, and we appreciate your support in that effort.

Donna Conyers   October 2007 - Donna - thanks for keeping our Girls in watermelon and other fresh fruits and veggies. We appreciate your kindness and support.

Earleen Thomas   October 2007 - Earleen, thanks so much for getting right on top of ordering the lances and spray guns, and, you sent 4 of each so we are in great shape! We appreciate your speedy response and your support.

Bill Cowan   October 2007 - Bill, thanks so much for the drum cradle,wrench and faucet for the Q Barn. It will make our caregivers very happy as those molasses barrels are heavy and awkward. Thanks so much! Oh, and thanks for the 2 boxes of envelopes, 2 cartridges and HP Inkjet combo - you take such good care of us.

Pat Green   September 2007 - Pat, thanks so much for the Home Depot Gift Card and for always thinking of us. We are beary lucky to have you as a friend!!!

EleFan Herd   September 2007 - Look what you have accomplished this time!!! We now have a new digital camera for Scott and the New Asian Barn so I know you expect pictures galore, and we have all the accessories needed so no excuses for memory limitations or batteries running down! In addition, we can now feel safe(r) on our roads with our eight 20mph speed limit signs. Cannot wait to see those posted! PLUS, your underwriting includes a container and 3/4s of Cosequin. You are the best. Thanks so much. Update: TWO FULL BOTTLES...hooray!

Abaxis   September 2007 - We are deeply touched by the generosity of the Abaxis Company and their willingness to loan us a VetScan Chemistry Analyzer for our Elephant Health and Welfare Institute Lab. What an important addition to help us keep a close watch over our Girls.

Juanita Eisinger   September 2007 - Juanita, thanks so much for the Verizon phones, chargers and batteries. We will put them to good use. Also thanks for the underwriting for Calendula flowers and a Winged Infusion set. We so appreciate your support and thoughtfulness.

Joy and Larry Kent   September 2007 - Joy and Larry you have touched our hearts with your seemingly boundless generosity!!!! Red Grapes for all the Girls???? You are the best. Thanks so much.

Martha Till   September 2007 - Martha, thank you so very much for underwriting our Gate surge protection. You are most generous and thoughtful and we are all feeling much more secure!

John Shepler   September 2007 - Hey John! Thanks so much for sending along a Canon printer, cartridges, USB cable and 3 reams of paper. Yay! We sure appreciate your thinking of us and taking the trouble to send those items.

Karen Adams   September 2007 - More calendula flowers! Thanks so much, Karen, for underwriting a bag of calendula flowers. We appreciate your support and thoughtfulness.

George Maltese   September 2007 - George, hooray, you started us off on underwriting oil filters - I believe you have primed the pump! Also many thanks for underwriting calendula flowers for Delhi and Frieda's foot soaks.

Dan Sark   September 2007 - Dan, you are terrific for underwriting our lawn mower tire. Thanks so much for taking care of that item for us. One more thing to take off our list.

Nell MCDonald and Kristin Stemmler   September 2007 - You probably don't know each other but you both came up with the same response to our Buzz Off need! Thanks so much for watching the Wish List so carefully, we appreciate your underwriting this much needed product.

Blake Andrews   September 2007 - Blake, the granola bars arrived, thanks so much for thinking of us. Our caregivers are always in need and grateful for a healthy snack. OH, and the gum just arrived!!! We so appreciate the goodies.

Paula Meyer   September 2007 - The set of screwdrivers for Carol arrived and she is delighted. They are perfect! Thanks so much, Paula.

Tooth Fairy   Sepember 2007 - OK, this is the real deal. There is no other signature on the card other than the TF! Thank you Tooth Fairy for the beautiful basket of fruit for Winkie, Liz and the other Girls. What a thoughtful thing to do.

Sharon McKittrick   September 2007 - Sharon, thanks so much for your produce order for the Girls. Always a popular Wish List item as far as they are concerned. We really appreciate your continuing support. Thanks!

Barbara Shepler   September 2007 - Barbara, who knew you had a direct line to the Tooth Fairy! Winkie and the Girls thank you so much for their recent watermelon feast. Also very thoughtful of the Tooth Fairy as watermelon is pretty easy on sensitive gums!

Sheryl and Gary Grudowski   September 2007 - Sheryl and Gary, thanks so much for underwriting a gallon of B-L Solution. We always need it and appreciate your recognizing that fact. Thanks for your support.

Jenna and Michael Stewart   September 2007 - Jenna and Michael thank you so much for underwriting Scott's laptop wireless mouse! His computer and mouse arrived yesterday and he is delighted. Thanks!

Shirlee Bratt, Kathleen Brigger and Nathan Brigger   September 2007 - You folks are such good and loyal supporters. Thank you for the 4 sets of flat washers and for one set of 100 cotter pins. We are on our way to healthy maintenance.

Ida Lyon   September 2007 - Ida, you sent five packages of cardstock, just as we were running very low! Thanks so much for watching the Wish List so carefully. We, as always, appreciate your support.

Paula Adwell   September 2007 - Paula, thank you so much for underwriting 2 quarts of B-L solution for Delhi and Frieda's care and comfiness level. You are most kind.

Barbara Borchardt   September 2007 - Barbara thanks so much for the Labor Day celebration goodies from McCartney Produce for the Girls. They had a splendid time munching on your donation. Thanks!

Judith Smith   September 2007 - Judy, thanks so much for completeing the funding on the nagging tripod item! Carol will be able to use it taking pictures of our bathing beauties in their new ponds! We appreciate your kindness and generosity.

Jody Stickney   September 2007 - Jody you took care of two major Wish List items for us - thank you so much. We are close to completely funding the Security Trailer thanks to your generous donation, and Scott is fully funded for his laptop computer which should arrive next week! Thanks for your support and your ongoing loyalty to the Sanctuary.

Susan Carrick   September 2007 - Once again Susan steps up to the plate and makes the first donation toward the Tripod Quick Release Head under "Outstanding Items." Thank you, Susan, we will all be relieved to get that item off the Wish List, ordered, and put to good use!

Henri and Elaine Weems   September 2007 - Henri and Elaine, thanks so much for the HP cartridges that was very kind of you and will come in handy. Also want to thank you for the Forest paper we use for our certificates. We appreciate your support.

Rochelle McCormick   September 2007 - Rochelle, thanks so much for the paint supplies and brushes you donated. I know those came in handy for outside volunteer day!!! Thanks for helping out. Rochelle, we just discovered the other goodies you brought, scrub brushes, light bulbs, glue sticks, syringes and needles and a Lowe's Gift Card. Wow, you've been busy. Thank you so much!!!

Fay Morris   August 2007 - Fay, thanks so much for completeing our need for an oversized reservoir!!! That's the beginning of a second set for Scott. He is very happy. We must have missed your $30.10 donation toward the Tractor making the amount raised a nice rounded number of $9100. Thanks so much for that as well.

Karen Elsberry   August 2007 - I no sooner put your Sanctuary Much up for the tire repair kits and t-post pullers when I am handed a slip that says you are underwriting a whole pump, reservoir, cylinder set for Scott. Wow. Thank you so much!!!

Anonymous Challenge Grant Donor   August 2007 - Thank you Donor for your matching grant for the Tange, Zula, Flora ceiling fans. They make a huge difference in the barn. We so appreciate your kindness and continuing support. You are a good friend to the Sanctuary.

Julia Rieke, Denice Fortin and Judith Smith   August 2007 - You all three had the same wonderful response to our request for calendula flowers for Delhi and Frieda's soaks. Thank you so much. We now have three bags full. And Denice, thank you also for the Sea Salt.

Lynnette Schmoock   August 2007 - Lynette, wow, all 36 scrub brushes, the caregivers are delighted. Thank you so much!

Karen Elsberry   August 2007 - We received three T-Post Pullers, Karen. Thanks so much for fulfilling our wish! Wait, we just received the tire repair kits (safety seal). Thanks for that too, and I know the emergency tire repair kits are on their way as well. Thank you for everything, you are very kind.

Ellen Plumtree   August 2007 - Ellen, you're at it again! Thanks so much for the 10 and 8.5ml vacutainer tubes for the lab. We appreciate your continuing support.

Helene Tyson   August 2007 - Helene, thank you so much for your generous contribution to help us underwrite vitamin E, BuzzOff, Cosequin, B-L Solution and Vacutainer adapters. We appreciate your support and your kind words about the Sanctuary.

George Maltese   August 2007 - George, thanks so much for the contribution toward purchase of Saf-T-Pak diagnostic shippers. We are in need as we are running low. Thanks!

Karen Hoxie   August 2007 - Karen, you are terrific for adding to our ceiling fan fund for the Misses Flora, Zula and Tange. Those fans are a necessary addition to the African Barn on these beastly hot days. Thanks so much.

Ellen Plumtree   August 2007 - Ellen, thanks so much for starting us out with a generous donation toward one of Scott's pumps. It's good to get the ball rolling. Scott appreciates it and we appreciate it. Thanks!

Juanita Eisinger   August 2007 - Juanita, thank you so much for the gallon of B-L Solution. It's one of those things we always need and we appreciate your recognizing that fact. Thanks!

Michelle Hayes   August 2007 - Michelle, thank you so much for the slides and cover slips we will put them to good use in the lab. And thank you for thinking of us.

Joanne Hartough   August 2007 - Joanne, you are most thoughtful to send a box of syringes and a box of vacutainer tubes. We are grateful for your support.

Jim Gordon   August 2007 - Jim, we love the new Our Girls' Gift Shop logo you designed for us!!! It's perfect. Thank you so much.

Ele-Fan Herd   August 2007 - What's to say???? You amaze us every time you tackle something. You never disappoint, on the contrary, you exceed expectations. You continually set the bar higher for yourselves only to leap over that bar and set it up a notch. We are so grateful to you all for raising a whopping $3,900, in honor of Joanna and Tina, for the Sanctuary Security Trailer. Thank you, thank you, thank you. Note: The grand total for all contributions will be updated closer to month's end.

Sylvia Strike   August 2007 - Sylvia, thanks so much for your donation of three bottles of disinfectant. We so appreciate the donation. Thanks!

Susan Carrick   August 2007 - Hey, Susan. Thank you for giving us the first donation toward the much needed Carol and Scott camera tripod. We will all benefit from the tripod and quick release head and the sooner we can fund these items the better. We especially appreciate your taking the first step. Thanks!

Judy and Gary Smith   August 2007 - Judy and Gary, we are so sorry we missed thanking you in July for your very generous donation of produce for our Girls. We are very grateful for your continuing support, as are our hungry girls! Thanks so much.

Elinor Zetina   August 2007 - Wow, Elinor, you took care of a lot of our wishes this month! Thank you for meeting the African Fan Challenge Grant with a substantial donation, and thank you for providing us with "rubber ducks" and hose shut off valves. We really appreciate your support and generosity.

Meow Foundation   August 2007 - Yayyyyyyyyyyy - cat beds! Thanks so much for our new, and incredibly attractive, supply of beds. You know they will be put to good use. We appreciate your continuing support and supply.

Barbara Shepler   August 2007 - Barbara, thanks so much for the box of Vacutainer Adapters. These lab supplies are important and we appreciate your recognizing that fact.

Jamie Harnson   August 2007 - Jamie, everything arrived safely! Thanks so much for the vacutainer tubes. We appreciate your efforts and support.

Joy Kent   August 2007 - Joy, you are really something! Thanks for the boxes of Winged Infusion Sets.

Barbara Clarke   August 2007 - Barbara, thanks so much for continuing to add to our refractometer fund. We sure appreciate your support and the many ways you contribute to the Sanctuary.

Ann McNulty   August 2007 - Ann, thanks for being the first person to step up and donate to our ceiling fan challenge grant. Tange, Zula and Flora are hoping others will follow your lead. Thanks so much for that, as well as adding to our tractor fund! You are terrific.

Linda Dineen   August 2007 - Thanks, Linda, for sending two cell phones and chargers. We always need them and are most appreciative.

Jeanine Zmigrodski   August 2007 - Jeanine, bananas for Misty and Tarra and carrots for Delhi and Dulary, yum. Thank you so much for the produce donation!

Barbara Taller   August 2007 - Barbara, thank you so much for your generous contribution of supplies to the Elephant Health and Welfare Institute. We are getting closer and closer to a fully operational lab thanks to people like you!

Carol Mason   August 2007 - Carol, thanks so much for the B-L solution. This is one of those ongoing needs that is so important to the well-being of the Girls. Thank you for remembering.

Carol Bresnay   August 2007 - Thanks so much for your help in bringing water to our African Girls. Your generous support is very much appreciated.

Betty Gatano   August 2007 - Betty, we so appreciate your contribution toward supplying our vet lab. Thanks so much for your support.

Nancy Farnam   August 2007 - Nancy, thanks so much for underwriting the water tank for the African Girls. This tank will be so helpful in keeping Flora, Tange and Zula hydrated and happy, not to mention giving our caregivers a much needed break. Thank you!

Kathy Brigger   August 2007 - Thanks you for underwriting laundry soap AND file folders. We'll be clean AND organized. Thanks so much for your continuing support!!!

Anna Scozzari   August 2007 - Anna, thanks so much for underwriting the Tie Down Straps. It seems like they all wore out at once! Thanks for coming to our rescue.

Jutta Maue Kay   August 2007 - Thank you so much for your generous contribution toward the water tanker and driver to help fill the ponds. We hope to have a remedy to this problem soon. Thanks for your help!

Jenna and Michael Stewart   August 2007 - Jenna and Michael, thank you so much for your contribution toward the fill the pond fund. We really appreciate it, and are still working on a solution. Thanks!

Colleen Lynn   August 2007 - Hey, Colleen, thanks so much for underwriting a Winged Infusion Set. We appreciate your help in supplying the lab. And, thank you for underwriting Buzz Off. The bugs have been awful in this heat and drought situation, as you can imagine, so Buzz Off is especially important.

Yvonne Mitchem   August 2007 - You are so kind, Yvonne, to share in the good fortune you recently experienced at the County Fair! Thanks so much for thinking of us.

Barbara Ribinski   August 2007 - Barbara, thanks for underwriting produce for Billie, Liz and Frieda. We received red grapes today for those lucky girls. Thanks so much!

Jenna and Michael Stewart   August 2007 - We are so grateful, Jenna and Michael, for the seven boxes of laundry detergent. They will indeed come in handy during this unbelievable summer where we seem to be washing all the time. Thanks so much!

Joy Kent   August 2007 - Joy, you are right on top of things! Thanks for the laundry detergent, you are terrific.

Denise Heitmann   August 2007 - Denise, thanks so much for the Vacutainer adapters. Always necessary and thanks for recognizing that fact. We so appreciate your continuing support.

Bill Cowan   August 2007 - Thanks for the two final water troughs. Final for now, at least! We so appreciate your supplying these for the Girls, you have helped make their summer easier to tolerate.

Louise Ruck   August 2007 - Thanks Louise for underwriting Vitamin E for the Girls, it is much needed and appreciated!

Kristin Stemmler   August 2007 - Thanks for underwriting Sea Salt for Dehli's foot soaks, and thanks for recognizing this as an ongoing need.

Marianne Bessey   August 2007 - Thanks, Marianne, for underwriting lab supplies in Joanna's memory. It is very thoughtful of you.

Joy Kent   August 2007 - Joy! Your generous contribution to a new 4-wheeler puts the fund at $6000. Thank you so much!!!!

Edward Berry   August 2007 - Edward, thank you so much for underwriting lab supplies in Joanna's memory. We are very appreciative.

Barbara Borchardt   August 2007 - Barbara, thanks so much for underwriting a means to filling our ponds. We are still working on a way to accomplish our goal, and are very grateful for your help in this matter.

Margaret Bloomberg   August 2007 - Margaret, thank you so much for your contribution toward Dulary's travel expenses. We really appreciate the support we have had surrounding her journey here.

Bill Cowan   August 2007 - Hooray! Bill is donating two more cases of Gatorade and 6 gallon coolers! We are in great shape now. Electrolytes all around!!!!

Bill Cowan   August 2007 - Bill Cowan has done it again. Read our minds. Three more cases of gatorade for the caregivers. Bill you are the best!

Ida Lyon   August 2007 - Ida, you are so thoughtful to send Liz broccoli! Thank you so much.

Elise Coren   August 2007 - Elise, we so appreciate the boxes of envelopes. It's amazing how many we go through in a month. This will keep us stocked up for a while. We also received the microscope immersion oil for the Lab. Many thanks!

Mel Stark   August 2007 - Hooray, more laundry detergent! Thanks so much, Mel, for keeping us clean. And the trash bags arrived! We are in great shape.

Mel Stark   August 2007 - We received 1 case of copy paper from some nice person. No way to track this, unfortunately, so thank you very much, and if you read this give us a call so we can thank you properly! Mel Stark, you turned out to be the nice person. Thanks so much. And thanks for the email offer.

Joy Kent   August 2007 - Joy, you are great to keep us stocked up on sterile water, syringes, Sharps containers, vacutainer tubes and plastic baggies for the Elephant Health and Welfare Lab. Thanks so much, we really appreciate your continuing support.

Linda Dineen   August 2007 - Linda, thank you, thank you, thank you, for the two cell phones, chargers and extra car charger. We will put them to very good use!

Friends of Judy Hnilo: Anne, Nancy, Mary Elizabeth, Marilyn, Carol, Susan, Alberta, Marilyn, Carol, Rita, Ann, Georgia   August 2007 - First, Happy Birthday To You, Judy! Second, what fabulous friends you have who all, in lieu of giving you a gift for your birthday, decided to contribute to the Sanctuary on your behalf. We are very honored. Your gifts will go toward purchase of supplies for the Elephant Health and Welfare Lab, as you requested.

Linda Dineen   August 2007 - Linda, did we ever hit the office supply jackpot with your generous donation! Wow, envelopes, file folders, paper, stamps, card stock, everything we needed. Thank you so much!!!!

Bill Cowan   August 2007 - Bill, we received the water pump! Thanks so much for always being there for us.

Bill Cowan   August 2007 - Bill to the rescue! Thanks Bill for donating 200 orange Bungee Cords. You are amazing.

John Shepler   August 2007 - Thanks so much, John, for donating 10 packs of certificate paper. We are caught up for a while, but those certificates fly out of here at an amazing rate! Thanks for your support.

Airn Chamberlin   August 2007 - Airn - you rock! We received 8 brand new tires for our 4-wheelers and you also donated 4 brand new tires for our water wagon! You are incredibly generous. Thank you so much.

Cindy Shyrock   July 2007 - Wow, Cindy, we received Gatorade and Kim Wipes from you! A bonanza. Thanks for your continuing support.

Ellen Perrin   July 2007 - Ellen, thank you so much for helping us underwrite our security trailer. We so appreciate your support and your past contributions to the Sanctuary.

Patricia Krayeski   July 2007 - Patricia, thanks so much for adding to our 4 Wheeler fund. We're getting closer and closer to our goal. We really appreciate your support!

Cathy Larson   July 2007 - Cathy, thanks so much for underwriting lab supplies for our Elephant Health and Wellness Lab. You are terrific!

Fay Morris   July 2007 - Fay, thanks for donating toward the purchase of our 90 horse power tractor. We sure need the tractor and we sure appreciate your support. Thanks!

George Maltese   July 2007 - George, thank so much for underwriting a Wood Microscope Slide Storage Box for the Lab. We so appreciate your support.

Karen Hoxie   July 2007 - Karen, thank you so much for underwriting a water trough. We really need them! We appreciate your contribution and support. Thanks!

Dr. Julia Allen   July 2007 - Dr. Allen, we cannot thank you enough for your very generous donation of a microscope, slide carousel, slide boxes, and various lab supplies you sent to our Elephant Health and Welfare Center Lab. You have a rich history of giving to the Sanctuary and we are so appreciative of your kindness and support. Thank you.

Ida Lyon   July 2007 - Ida, we received the case of copy paper, envelopes and copy stamps! Yay! Thanks for keeping us stocked up.

Colleen Lynn   July 2007 - We received the boxes of diagnostic shippers, Colleen, thanks very much. We so appreciate you!

Denice Fortin   July 2007 - Denice, thanks so much for the BD Vacutainer Multi Sample Luer Adapters! You keep us going, no question about that. We appreciate the continuing support!

Unknown donor from Orlando   July 2007 - We would love to thank you properly if we had your name! Thanks so much for the Verizon cell phone and charger. We appreciate your help in assuring that we will be able to continue to communicate while out in the habitat.

Cynthia Shryock   July 2007 - Cynthia, thank you so much for donating "copy" stamps and cardstock. We sure appreciate the fact you keep the office supplied! Thanks!

Joyce Boswell   July 2007 - Two Office Depot reward cards will really come in handy. Thanks, Joyce, for thinking of us. We will put them to good use!

Bill Cowan   July 2007 - Lemon-lime Gatorade. Perfect. Thanks, Bill, our caregivers are delighted.

Margot Bowen   July 2007 - Margot, thanks for thinking of Dulary and providing a donation toward purchasing her favorite treats: fresh banana leaves and sugar cane. Yum. We appreciate your generosity.

Anonymous Donor   July 2007 - You know who you are - thank you so much for your generous contribution toward the purchase of lab supplies for the Elephant Health and Wellness Institute. We appreciate your support.

Cora Moore   July 2007 - Cora, thanks so much for your donation to help us purchase lab supplies. We are most grateful. Thanks!

Cindy Shryock   July 2007 - Cindy, thanks so much for the Multistix. You are such a good friend to the Sanctuary. We really appreciate your support. Thanks!

Rich Hendele and Barbara Bayley   July 2007 - Happy Anniversary and thank you for sharing your special day with The Girls by sending them delicious, fresh produce. The girls will be happy to celebrate your anniversary any time! You are most thoughtful.

Michael and Jenna Stewart   July 2007 - Thanks, you two, for the fabulous gift of seedless watermelon for the girls. What a great and wonderful treat.

Greta Smith   July 2007 - Greta, thank you so much for your contribution toward our manure spreader. Not everybody is willing donate to something so, let's say, earthy, but you sure came through for us. Thank you so much for your generous donation.

Joy Kent   July 2007 - Joy, sorry we missed you first time around on the box of #2 mailers. There was no packing slip so we are delighted you called to track it down. Thanks so much for your continuing support!

Kate Harvey   July 2007 - Kate we received fresh produce thanks to you! Our Girls will be mighty happy. Thanks for thinking of them, and thanks for your support.

Karen Ojeda   July 2007 - More underwriting for dear Dulary's pond. Yay! Thanks so much Karen for helping us out on this project.

Bernette Nieb   July 2007 - Bernette, thanks so much for underwriting lab supplies. We sure appreciate your support and help. Thanks!

Mitzy and Richard Hidding   July 2007 - Mitzy and Richard your kindness is overwhelming. Thank you so much for the cloth bags (especially those fabulous purple logo bags for the staff!) and your generous check for our Girls. We are so appreciative of all you do for us. You are the best.

Bill Cowan   July 2007 - Bill Cowan to the rescue with three more water troughs. Thanks so much Bill!!

Airn Chamberlain   July 2007 - Airn, thanks so much for the cell phone and charger, we are so grateful. We just had another episode the other day of someone, um, misplacing a phone, although that one was recovered, you just never know... Thanks for your help in keeping us connected.

Patricia Green   July 2007 - Patricia, thanks so much for the gift card to Home Depot. Somehow we find we can always use something from there! We appreciate your thinking of us.

Rochelle and Mark McCormick   July 2007 - Your donation of a Kroger Gift Card is so appreciated and makes life much easier for us. Thanks for your support and generosity, Rochelle and Mark.

Bill Cowan   July 2007 - Bill comes through again with THREE water troughs! Not only donating them, but dropping them off as well. He's a full service donor. Thanks, Bill!

Mary Allen Ferdun   July 2007 - Mary, we received two boxes of tongue depressors from you, thanks so much. I think we're in good shape in the tongue depressor department for a while!

Colleen Lynn   July 2007 - One box of vacutainer adapters and one box of vacutainer tubes - you take such good care of us, Colleen, thank you so much!

Kathy and Nathan Brigger and Shirlee Bratt   July 2007 - Thank you so much for underwriting a rake, pipettes and pyroxide. You three do so much for us and we are most appreciative.

Margaret Baldwin   July 2007 - Margaret, we appreciate your contribution toward the purchase of Sea Salt for dear Delhi's foot soaks. Thanks for keeping her happy.

Amy Moore   July 2007 - Amy, thanks so much for your recent contribution. We are grateful for your support.

Julie Foley   July 2007 - Julie, thanks so much for underwriting a bottle of Vitamin E. Your help in keeping our Girls happy and healthy is very much appreciated.

Mary Allen Verdun   July 2007 - Thank you so much, Mary, for underwriting hydrogen peroxide solution. We so appreciate your support and kindness.

Melissa Moran   July 2007 - Thank you, Melissa, for underwriting the construction scaffolding for Dulary's Homecoming. With your contribution we have just about fulfilled all our Special Dulary Wish List items. Thank you so much!

Jody Stickney   July 2007 - Jody, wow, thank you so much for your generous donation toward underwriting the travel trailer. We so appreciate your continuing support. Thanks!

Lisa Knight   July 2007 - Lisa, we sure appreciate the box of Vacutainer Adapters. We are grateful for your support. Thanks!

Denice Fortin   July 2007 - We received a box of Vacutainer Adapters from you Denice. Thanks so much for helping us out!

Nancy Gordon and Have, Inc.   July 2007 - Thank you so much for your pro bono production of the Dulary Homecoming Video. It is beautifully done and we so appreciate the hard work and energy that went into this project. We Love It!

Amanda Fowler   July 2007 - Thanks so much for the Tyvek envelopes. You are very kind to send them - we are always in need. Thanks!

Joy Kent and Brenda Harless   July 2007 - You two are at it again! Thank you so much for the many lab supplies: pipettes, cotton tipped applicators, syringes, and the office supplies: folders and card stock. You are amazing!!

Ida Lyon   July 2007 - Thanks so much, Ida, for helping us keep stocked with file folders and #10 envelopes. We appreciate your support!

Karen Adams   July 2007 - Thank you so much for your donation of two cell phones and chargers. Cell phones are critical to staying in touch in a very large habitat. Thanks, Karen.

Sara Schlayer   July 2007 - Sara, thanks so much for helping us defray the cost of our gently used Travel Trailer. We really appreciate your kindness and support!

Fay Morris   July 2007 - Fay, thanks so much for underwriting a Winged Infusion Set and a diagnostic shipper for the Elephant Health and Welfare Institute. We are most grateful for your contribution. Thanks!

Annetta Smith   July 2007 - Annetta, thank you so much for helping us purchase a VetScan VS2 for the lab. We appreciate your gift. Thanks!

Denise Doran   July 2007 - Denise - thank you so much for generously underwriting three bottles of Vitamin E for the Girls. We really appreciate your support. Thank you!

Denice Fortin   July 2007 - Denice, we so appreciate your responding to our urgent need for Vitamin E. Thanks so much for helping us take care of our Girls.

Karen Hoxie   July 2007 - Thanks so much, Karen, for underwriting Steel Leaf Rakes. They really are important in the day to day operations of all the barns. We appreciate your support.

Colleen Lynn   July 2007 - More Steel Leaf Rakes, Yay. Thanks so much, Colleen, for underwriting more rakes - we really appreciate it! No such thing as too many rakes around here.

Ann Marie Joyce   July 2007 - Ann Marie, thank you so much for underwriting a steel leaf rake. The caregivers will be delighted! Thanks for your support.

Deana Chadwick   July 2007 - Deana, the Girls received the broccoli and watermelon today! Thanks so much for helping us keep the Girls happy and well fed.

Susan Carrick   July 2007 - Susan, thank you so much for all you do for us, and now, a Chest Freezer for the Lab. You really are terrific! Many, many thanks.

Barbara Clarke   July 2007 - Barbara - you are amazing! Thanks so much for partially underwriting the refractometer for the Elephant Health and Wellness Lab.

Bill Cowan   July 2007 - Bill, we thank you kindly for the HP InkJet Combo Packs, the HP Laser Cartridge, Post-It notes, 3 boxes of #10 envelopes and 3 boxes of File Folders. You always come through for us and we so appreciate you!

Colleen Lynn   July 2007 - Colleen, you've done it again! Thanks so much for the lab supplies: cover glass, frosted slides, cotton tip applicators and pipettes. We are truly grateful for your support.

Brentwood TN YMCA   July 2007 - Special thanks to the children of the Brentwood TN YMCA, all the counselors, and Sonja Childress who organized the wonderful donation of produce for the elephants. Each child picked one of the elephant's favorite foods, so all our Girls had special treats! Thanks so much.

Cora Moore   July 2007 - Thanks so much, Cora, for underwriting a gallon of B-L Solution which will help keep our Girls in good working order. We really appreciate your support!

Brenda Harless   July 2007 - Brenda, a special thank you to you for all your hard work in tracking items down, and shipping in kind items to us. We so appreciate your help and support. Thanks so much!

Joy Kent   July 2007 - Joy, we received the Dupont Tyvek envelopes and three hoses. We are thrilled and delighted. Thank you so much for being so generous in your support.

Christine Deitrick   July 2007 - Thank you so much, Christine, for underwriting one bottle of Vitamin E. Our inventory is low, so we are most grateful you came to our rescue. Thanks!

Reina Paff   July 2007 - Reina, thanks so much for underwriting the Opthalmic Stain for the Elephant Health and Wellness Center lab. We are most grateful for your continued support. Thanks!

Linda Dineen   July 2007 - Linda, you paid off the trunk rental for the kitchen demolition! You are fabulous. Thank you so much for your kinds words of support.

Bill Cowan   July 2007 - Bill you continually amaze us with your generosity and kindness. Thank you so much for donating Carol's printer, print cartridges and USB cables. You are the best!

Judy and Gary Smith   July 2007 - Judy and Gary thank you so much for underwriting six more hoses for us. We have surpassed our goal of 10! Let's hope this holds the Girls for a while. Thanks!

Kathleen Sheehan   July 2007 - Wow Kathleen! Thanks for so generously underwriting Buzz Off and White Vinegar. Our Girl's will be set for a while. You are terrific!

Susan Taylor   July 2007 - Susan, thanks for the donation toward another jar of Runner's Relief! You are wonderful.

Barbara Taller   July 2007 - Barbara, we received your donation of a jar of Runner's Relief today. We appreciate your kindness, support and devotion to the Girls AND their sore feet!

Colleen Lynn   July 2007 - Colleen, you came to our rescue with more Gatorade and 3 more containers. This means we can keep containers in each barn AND on the 4 wheelers. Thanks!

Joy Kent   June 2007 - Joy! You surprised us with 3 cases of Bubble Mailers and that was enough to get us up to date with a backlog. We won't have to put them back on the List for a while. Thank you so much!!

Fay Morris   June 2007 - Many thanks for underwriting lab supplies for the Elephant Health and Wellness Institute. We appreciate your continued support!

Karen Adams   June 2007 - Thank you so much, Karen, for underwriting Sea Salt for the spa Girl's foot soaks. It is much appreciated!

Judith Ehrman   June 2007 - Judith, Dulary will be delighted that you have underwritten her favorite treats - banana leaves and sugar cane. She must think she's in heaven, and just wait till her pond is ready! Thanks so much.

Joy Kent   June 2007 - Joy, you are amazing! We received boxes of goodies for the lab from you today. Thanks so much for the vials, syringes, cleaning wipes, Sharps, saftey glasses and all the other supplies you sent. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!!

Ida Lyon   June 2007 - Ida, thank you so much for your continued support. We received the slide covers, cotton tip applicators and specimen containers. You are a gem. Thanks!

Bill Cowan   June 2007 - Bill jumped to our rescue once again by donating two cases of Gatorade and six 1 gallon containers. Thank you, Bill, for keeping us hydrated and happy!

Charmaine McKain   June 2007 - Thanks so much, Charmaine, for helping out our caregivers by underwriting two more steel rakes. Your support means a great deal to us. Thanks!

Colleen Lynn   June 2007 - Thank you so much for underwriting a bottle of microscope immersion oil. Much needed and much appreciated. Thanks!

George Maltese   June 2007 - Thanks, George, for underwriting centrifuge tubes and sea salt for Dehli's foot soaks. She loves those soaks. Thanks!

Reina Paff   June 2007 - Reina, thank you so much for underwriting the Urine Dip stick/Multistix. These items are not as much fun to underwrite as some others, and we appreciate your willingness to support the Elephant Health and Welfare Lab.

Cora Moore   June 2007 - Cora, cannot thank you enough for underwriting a box of specimen containers and plastic microscope cover slips. All very much appreciated by the Health and Wellness Lab. Thanks!

Ida Lyon   June 2007 - Thanks so much Ida for underwriting white vinegar and contributing to our 4 wheeler fund. We really appreciate your support. Thanks!

Fay Morris   June 2007 - Fay, thanks so much for underwriting a box of specimen containers and a bottle of disinfectant. We so appreciate your continuing support. Thanks for helping us set up the Elephant Health and Wellness Lab!

Jack Morton   June 2007 - A big thank you to Jack Morton Worldwide for an in kind donation of much needed office supplies. It was like getting an unexpected present around here - very exciting. Thanks so much!

Pamela Austrich   June 2007 - Pamela, thank you so much for the Specimen Shippers. We appreciate your helping us get our lab up and running. Things are really beginning to come together, thanks to people like you!

Joy Kent   June 2007 - Wow Joy, you hit on some much needed items! Thanks so much for underwriting 4 rakes, 2 shelving units, the Dell cartridges and 3 bottles of Buzz Off. You've made the Girls happy, Scott happy, and the Caregivers happy!!!! Way to go!

Pat Green   June 2007 - Hey Pat, thank you so much for the Home Depot Gift Card. It's a great gift and we are very appreciative. Thanks!

Colleen Lynn   June 2007 - Colleen, thank you so much for the Hemocytometer for the Lab - what a great donation - and thank you also for the case of sterile water - always necessary. Your support and kindness are greatly appreciated. Thanks!

Tony Madsen   June 2007 - Tony, thanks so much for helping supply our Elephant Health and Wellness Lab by donating vacutainer adapters. We appreciate your support. Thanks!

Anna Scozzari   June 2007 - Anna, thank you for underwriting two bottles of Equine Buzz Off. The Girls really need extra help this time of year. Your gift is much appreciated!

Joy Kent   June 2007 - Joy, you are wonderful to have sent syringes to help supply our new Elephant Health and Wellness Lab. Thank you so much!

EleFan Herd   June 2007 - The Herd Rules!!!!! The EleFan Herd blitzed for Carol's ergonomic chair, the new digital camera and two backup camera batteries, and raised additional funds to meet our need for the Tracking Collar. Yay!!!! We have seen the results of the digital camera with those fabulous pictures of Dulary and her rock "bonnet" and dear Liz's enormous tooth! And Carol reports her chair is perfect. Thank you Herd for a job well done. You are amazing.

Judy and Gary Smith   June 2007 - Judy and Gary, thank you so much for underwriting three shelving units for the New Asian Barn. What a huge help that will be to Scott! Thanks for your continuing support.

Paula Griffith   June 2007 - Paula, we so appreciate your donation to the 4 Wheeler Fund. We are getting closer and closer thanks to people like you. Thanks!

Ida Lyon   June 2007 - Ida, thanks so much for underwiting Equine Buzz Off and for thinking about the girls during this buggy season. This is high on their priority list, as you know!

Barbara Bayley   June 2007 - Barbara, your husband, Richard Hendele, donated watermelon, bananas and potatoes for our girls in your honor. Thank you both for keeping us in your thoughts and for helping us take good care of the girls.

Jane Straub   June 2007 - Jane, thank you so much for the Lowe's $25.00 Gift Card. It's always a wonderful surprise when we receive one. Thank you for being so thoughtful.

Bill Cowan   June 2007 - Bill, thank you for the inkjet (#'s56,57) and toner cartridges (Q2612A). You really keep the office and barns running efficiently and we appreciate it very much.

Wendy Roberts   June 2007 - The girls thank you kindly for the container of Cosequin, Wendy, it is so important to their continuing good health. You are wonderful!

Hannah Worsham   June 2007 - Hannah, thanks so much for the Sharps Containers and syringes. You have really helped our lab get up to speed!

Betty Jo Slater   June 2007 - Betty Jo, thank you so much for helping us with our cell phone need by sending a phone, charger and case. Your donation is really important to our caregivers ability to stay in touch throughout the day. Thanks!

Bill Cowan   June 2007 - Bill, you've come through for us again! Thank you so much for the Nalgene Storage bottles - all sizes, no less. You are terrific!

Kyle Quevedo   June 2007 - Thank you, Kyle, for underwriting 2 bottles of Equine Buzz Off. The girls will be thrilled with the extra help in repelling those pesky bugs. We are very proud that you chose The Elephant Sanctuary as your "work to earn" project for class!

Juanita Eisinger   June 2007 - Thank you, Juanita, so much for underwriting a dozen bottles of vinegar. We really appreciate your support!

Chris Capelan   June 2007 - Chris, thanks so much for the 2 toner cartridges. We can sure use them. Thanks!

Reina Paff   June 2007 - Thank you so much for the vacutainer tubes, 4 boxes! We so appreciate your donation and help in putting our lab together. Thanks, Reina!

Barbara Borchard   June 2007 - Barbara,thank you so much for underwriting the cryovials and storage box. Our lab is really coming together thanks to people like you. We appreciate it very much.

Nathan Brigger, Kathy Brigger and Shirlee Bratt   June 2007 - Nathan, Kathy, and Shirlee, you have made our caregivers very, very happy by underwriting 3 Sharps containers, a hose repair mender and a female coupling, and, of course, more vinegar for keeping everything spic and span. Thank you so much!

Alana Thorpe   June 2007 - Alana, you have made Dulary (and our caregivers) very happy by underwriting the Little Giant Wagon Truck. Thank you so much!

Fay Morris   June 2007 - Fay, thanks for underwriting tongue depressors, safety glasses, centrifuge tubes and microscope slide mailers for our Elephant Health and Welfare Institute. We appreciate it very much!

Judy Hnilo   June 2007 - Judy, thank you so much for your contribution to the digital x-ray machine. You are an inspiration to us!

Bill Cowan   June 2007 - Bill, thanks for the office supplies: cartridges, binders, Sharpies. We so need them and so appreciate them.

Lee Ann Kozak   June 2007 - You did it! You put us over the top on the digital x-ray machine. Thank you so much for underwriting this important and necessary piece of equipment. Lee Ann, you are the best.

Bill Cowan   June 2007 - Bill, thank you for the toner cartridges. What would we do without you? You know how much we appreciate you.

Clair Whiting   June 2007 - Claire we thank you and Dulary thanks you for underwriting hoses. We hope these last a long time. Thanks so much!

Linda Gustafson   June 2007 - Linda, thank you so much for underwriting our request for hoses for Miss Dulary. Your generosity is much appreciated.

Susan Carrick   June 2007 - Yes, Susan, the spa girls are swooning at the thought of warm foot soaks. Thank you so much!

Elinor Zetina   June 2007 - Elinor, thanks so much for your donation toward our urgently needed 4 Wheeler. We are creeping closer and closer to the total and your generous contribution has sure helped!

Melissa Pirtle   June 2007 - Thank you so much, Melissa, for the 2 bottles of Hydrogen Peroxide and 2 bottles of Isopropyl Alcohol. Much needed and much appreciated.

Joanne Busteed   June 2007 - Joanne, thank you so much for donating to the Digital X-ray Machine. This is going to make life so much easier for our girls and staff. And yes, the pictures of baby Dulary and the slide show of her sleeping in the mud puddle are priceless! Thanks for your support.

Juanita Eisinger   June 2007 - Thanks so much for donating a box of slides and a slide box! Our Elephant Health and Welfare Institute is most grateful. It is so important that we get up and running and we appreciate your helping the lab with these necessary supplies.

Bill Cowan   June 2007 - Bill, thank you so much for the two drawer filing cabinet for our Elephant Health and Welfare Institute. You are the best.

Anonymous Supporter   June 2007 - We thank you for your contribution to our Elephant Health and Welfare Institute. You provided some very necessary items: Kimwipes, gloves, binders, Sharpie pens, HP cartridges, earplugs, plastic bottles, labels. You are terrific!

Jung Brady   June 2007 - Jung, thank you so much for donating 2 boxes of vacutainer adapters. We are grateful.

Donna Carroll   June 2007 - Donna, thank you so much for the ink cartridges and the vacutainer holders, blood collection set and eclipse. We appreciate your help and support.

Colleen Lynn   June 2007 - Colleen, can't thank you enough for the office supplies you donated. We received #10 double window envelopes, 9X12 envelopes and a case of copy paper. Always appreciated and constantly needed. Thank you for supporting the office staff.

Karen Hoxie   June 2007 - Karen, you are fabulous. Thanks so much for the 4 boxes of Seventh Generation Laundry Detergent. Higgins and Andy send wet sloppy dog kisses to you.

Jane Straub   June 2007 - Jane, thanks so much for the Super Q10. We appreciate your support.

Carol Bresnay   June 2007 - Carol, thanks so much for keeping us in MSM Pure Powder. It is much appreciated.

US Family, Inc   June 2007 - Thank you so much for the two Sharps containers. The large size is so much easier for our caregivers.

Bill Cowan   June 2007 - Wow Bill Cowan! Thank you so much for your immediate response to our need for a Drum Cradle, Drum Wrench and Drum Faucet. You are wonderful!

Karen Hoxie   June 2007 - Karen, thanks so much for protecting our staff with two pair of Safety Glasses. They are much appreciated!

Maureen Bogart   June 2007 - Maureen, we took your generous donation and added it to the money we have raised so far for our new Digital X-ray equipment (see Wish List Special Requests). Thank you so much for helping our girls.

US Family, Inc   May 2007 - Thank you so much for the two Sharps containers for our new lab.

Nancy Shaw   May 2007 - Nancy your donation of a Verizon Cell phone and Car Charger is certainly needed, thank you so much.

Fay Morris   May 2007 - Fay, your contribution of fecal loops and a fecal wash bottle may not be glamorous, but they are much needed and much appreciated!

Paula Meyer   May 2007 - Paula - you are wonderful! We recieved the tread tapes, hose repair menders, and male and female couplings. A great help, thank you.

Various   May 2007 - Colleen Lynn and Reina Paff donated 2 and 3 buckets, respectively, of MSM powder. Thank you so much!

Barbara Hayes   May 2007 - Barbara donated 2 bottles of Super Q 10. Thanks so much.

Bonnie Bryant   May 2007 - Bonnie donated 3 bottles of Super Q10, 3 bottles of MSM powder,and an Opthalmoscope for our new lab. Thanks, Bonnie, for being so generous and for helping jump start our lab.

Batya Bauman   May 2007 - Batya has underwritten Hydrogen Peroxide and Vinegar. Thank you Batya!

Saralee Cox   May 2007 - Saralee has underwritten sea salt which we use during foot soaks. Thanks Saralee!

Bonnie Bryant   May 2007 - Bonnie has underwritten cat and dog food, Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off and has donated a two-pack of Cosequin. Thank you for your most generous donation Bonnie!

Various -   May 2007 - Colleen Lynn, Marcella Smith - these members have donated boxes of BD Vacutainer Multi Sample Luer Adapters. Thank you all very much!

Philippa Holloway   May 2007 - Philippa has underwritten cat food for all the beautiful stray kitties who have make the Sanctuary their forever home. Thank you!

Peg Duthie   May 2007 - Peg has donated an HP78 ink cartridge for one of the office printers. Thank you very much Peg!

Nathan & Kathy Brigger & Shirlee Bratt   May 2007 - Thank you for underwriting the last 4 brass hose adapters needed. We really appreciate it!

Bill Cowan   May 2007 - Bill has donated the six surge protectors needed in the office to protect our equipment. Electrical storms can sure cause havoc with our computers and now we are protected! Bill has also donated 9 shovels that the barns needed. Thanks Bill!

Barbara Clarke and Susan Carrick   May 2007 - The Sanctuary has been offered two complete kitchens which we will dismantle and take away. We will use the cabinets and appliances for the new lab space we are building in the Asian elephant house. This means we needed to rent a U-Haul trailer to get the equipment back to the Sanctuary. Susan and Barbara were kind enough to underwrite the U-Haul trailer needed for the move. Thank you both very much for your kindness once again.

Reina Paff   May 2007 - Reina has donated 5 ink cartridges for the office printers. We go though them so quickly and this is a much appreciated gift. Reina has also donated 3 containers of Super Q10. Thank you Reina.

Patricia Green   May 2007 - Patricia has donated a Home Depot gift card which will come in very handy when we have to make those last minutes trips for supplies. Thank you so much Patricia!

Various   May 2007 - Linn Wolf, Cynthia Keever, Deanna Wenstrup, Barbara Borchardt, Judith & Gary Smith, Chris Christain, Nancy Clelland - These members have all underwritten produce to be delivered to the Sanctuary during the month of May. Thank you all so much for your most generous gift.

Various   May 2007 - When it comes to trimming elephant nails, cordless tools make the job easier. Marcella Smith, Allison Kelly and Karen Roberts have donated Makita cordless drills with grinder kits to be used during nail trimming sessions making these sessions much easier for both the elephant and the caregiver. Thank you very much!

Pamela Austrich   May 2007 - We use sterile water to mix medical remedies and to collect trunk wash samples for TB testing on all of the elephants. Pamela was kind enough to donate a case of water to the Sanctuary. Thank you!

Susan Carrick   May 2007 - Cathy's computer is up and running thanks to the generosity of Susan. Thank you so much Susan for making Cathy's days in the office a bit easier!

EleFan Herd   April 2007 - The EleFan Herd blitzed for two nail trimmers and a shelving unit for Scott for the month of April. What a great job you did! Not only did they reach their goal but because of the buzz regarding this blitz, we now have enough nail trimmers for each barn! Thank you all so very much for a job well done!

B&G Foods - Mr. Marvin Schwinder, Marketing Director   April 2007 - B&G Foods - http://www.bgfoods.com/ - has donated the first of a years' supply of molasses! Thank you so much for your help with this much needed item.

Various -   April 2007 - Ann August, Maryglenn McCombs - No dog or cat who finds shelter at the Sanctuary ever needs to worry about going hungry again, especially not with wonderful members like those above who underwrite dog and cat food purchases. Thank you all so very much.

Reina Paff   April 2007 - Added safety is a great concern here at the Sanctuary. Thank you for underwriting part of the Quarantine Barn gate motors.

Lindsay Farley   April 2007 - Thank you so much for the box of bubble mailers that you donated. It's unbelievable how fast we go through these in the Merchandise Dept. and are greatly appreciated.

George Maltese   April 2007 - Geroge, thank you for helping to maintain a healthy digestive tract in the elephants by underwriting two bags of Fastrack!

Melissa Vandervort   April 2007 - Our caregivers send out a big "Thank You" to Melissa for the large box of medical supplies that was sent to us. It was wonderful to receive all these much needed items. Thank you.

Bill Cowan   April 2007 - Bill has made sure that our printers and copier keep working and printing out documents by providing print and toner cartridges for us. Thanks Bill!

Joyce Boswell   April 2007 - Because of Joyce we now have underwriting for Sea Salt, Molasses, dog and cat food and Eco Blends Eqine Buzz Off. Thank you so very much!

Sylvia Strike   April 2007 - Thank you so much for the two containers of Cosequin Powder! We go through a container a week so this is a much appreciated donation.

Susan Carrick   April 2007 - Because of Susan's generosity we now have a new battery back-up for the Ele-Cam. With Spring here and thunderstorms in abundance this was certainly something that needed immediate replacement. Thank you so much Susan!

Nathan & Kathy Brigger & Shirley Bratt   April 2007 - Thank you for underwriting 3 more brass hose adapters. We really appreciate it!

Donna Bass   April 2007 - Super Q10 is on it's way thanks to you Donna!

Bill Cowan   April 2007 - Bill has managed to make quite a few people (and elephants!)happy this month! He has donated tanks for the new propane heaters which are used out in the habitat to keep the girls warm. He also donated a hay cart and MANY, MANY mini DV tapes for the new camcorder. Bill, you are the best and we can't say it enough!

Sharon McKittrick   April 2007 - Woof! Woof! - That's dog language for "Thanks for helping us tail-waggers out by underwriting a portion of our food! We couldn't be happier!"

Karen Adams   April 2007 - Thank you for donating towards Delhi's soothing foot soaks by underwriting Sea Salts. Delhi will be very pleased!

Darlene Demetri   April 2007 - Molasses are added to the elephants' diets each day and we just placed a big order. Thank you so much for helping to underwrite a portion of this cost.

Donna Conyers   April 2007 - Donna, thanks so much for your donation to help underwrite Animal Algae. Many of the girls take this natural supplement to stay healthy and strong.

Juanita Eisinger   April 2007 - Thank you for your donation to help underwrite MSM Ultra Pure Powder. We really appreciate it.

Lindsay Farley   April 2007 - Yes! Copy paper, card stock and labels! Just what we needed! Thank you so much.

Denise Heitmann   April, 2007 - Denise, thank you so much for the two heavy duty shelving units. Scott can begin his organization plan immediately!

Tamara Dipirro   April 2007 - Thank you for underwriting sea salt and cat food!

Judy & Gary Smith   April 2007 - Thank you both so much for underwriting video tapes, trash bags, vinegar and an 18v DeWalt battery. All these items are greatly needed and your support is much appreciated.

Louise Ruck   April 2007 - With Summer quickly approaching, Louise's gift of Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off is grately appreciated. We have to keep those pesky bugs of the girls!

Susan Pristash   April 2007 - Susan, thank you for the Animal Algae donated!

Horst Sollfrank   April 2007 - Thank you so much for the two gallons of B-L Solution that we are received.

Denice Fortin   April 2007 - Thank you for the Super Q10 and the heater you donated which means more elephants will be warm tonight as the temperature dipped below freezing. Thank you!

Reina Paff   April 2007 - Thank you for the B-L Solution donated!

Deanna Wenstrup   April 2007 - We say thank you and the Girls will be saying "Thank You" as they get much needed warmth from the propane heater that you donated.

Jody Stickney   April 2007 - Jody, thank you so much for your contribution to help cover the remaining Hawthorne move expenses. We are blessed to have you as a member and friend.

Various   April 2007 - Michelle Laverdiere, Glenda Burris, Kathleen Forker, Rich Hendel - these members have all donated produce to the Sanctuary. Thank you all very, very much!

George Maltese   April 2007 - Thank you for the office supplies George! We couldn't do without those printer cartridges and file jackets.

Elinor Zetina   April 2007 - Thank you very much for your donation to help cover the outstanding costs still existing from the Hawthorne move. We are grateful.

Wendy Merrill   April 2007 - Lots of printing going on at the office thanks to Wendy's donation of three Dell print cartridges. Thank you Wendy! A big thanks for the two containers of Super Q10 you donated also!

Various   April 2007 - Susan Pristash, Sylvia Strike, Wendy Sortino, Deanna Wenstrup, Corinne Ramsey and Cathy L. Scott - these members have all donated boxes of BD Vacutainer Multi Sample Luer Adapters. Thank you all very much.

Barbara Borchardt   March 2007 - Barbara has once again been very generous to us and has underwritten medical supplies and B-L solution. Thank you Barbara!

Tanya Jordan   March 2007 - The Girls will be toasty thanks to the Propane Heater that you have donated!

Anita Friars   March 2007 - Our Office and Merchandise Dept. sends a big thank you for the mailers which helps to ensure our merchandise arrives to our members in one piece and all the office supplies that were sent to help keep the office running smoothly.

Jill & Wesley Sumner   March 2007 - Thank you for donating to our 4-Wheeler fund. It is greatly appreciated.

Karen Hoxie   March 2007 - Scott will have a huge smile on his face when he sees the two new DeWalt batteries that have arrived for him. Thank you!

Sherry Gibson   March 2007 - A big thank you from all our caregivers for underwriting Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off and Fastrack - Pribiotic Powder.

Batya Bauman   March 2007 - Thank you for the B-L solution that is now on it's way to the barns!

Ann Marie Gumula   March 2007 - Thank you for helping us support the MANY dogs and cats who have found sanctuary with us and the elephants. The dog and cat food you have underwritten will be a huge help.

Steven Braverman   March 2007 - Thank you so much for your donation of medical supplies and bungee cords. We are grateful.

Bonnie Towle   March 2007 - We need to keep the barns clean and your donation underwriting 50 bottles of white vinegar will definitely help us to do that. Thank you!

Diane Wald   March 2007 - Thank you for underwriting two containers of Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off!

Paula Griffith   March 2007 - A big MEOW of thanks to you for underwriting cat food for all of our little friends who have found a new home at the Sanctuary.

Various -   March 2007 - Angela Revilla, Anna Maria Del Riego, George Maltese, Terri Nettke - These members have underwritten molasses for the girls. Thank you all very much!

Deanna Wenstrup   March 2007 - Shirley says thank you very much for the toner cartridge you donated!

Nicole Leven   March 2007 - Thank you so much for the box of shipping labels Nicole! We have to make sure those merchandise orders get out!

Reina Paff   March 2007 - Scott sure is going to be happy to see the DeWalt 18V Battery that you have donated to us. He will definitely be putting it to good use. Thank you also for the two gallons of B-L solution. We truly appreciate your support!

Kathy & Nathan Brigger & Shirley Bratt   March 2007 - Wow! Vinegar, Forest Paper and a brass hose adapter! Thanks so much for underwriting these items!

Heather Seevers   March 2007 - Thank you for underwriting Fastrack Probiotic Powder. It is much appreciated!

Various   March 2007 - Barbara Ribinski, Annemarie Hoopis - these members have donated funds to help get the wells dug in the new Asian habitat. With warm weather approaching we really want to get these wells taken care of so that the elephants will always have fresh water nearby. Thank you for helping us make this possible.

Various   March 2007 - Barbara Borchardt, Whitney Jones, Cherie Valentine, Deanna Wenstrup, Liz Christian - these members have each underwritten shipments of produce to be sent to the "Girls". Thank you all so much for your kindness!

Kathleen Bay   March 2007 - Thank you for underwriting Sea Salt and Fastrack - Probiotic Power. We truly appreciate it!

Nancy Prochilo   March 2007 - Our first concern is making sure the "girls" are comfortable so your donation to help underwrite Eco Blends Equine Buzz off is greatly appreciated. Thank you!

Jessica Hornby   March 2007 - Jessica, thank you so much for the syringes, infusion set, Chlorhexidine and Cosequin. Caregivers were so glad to see these items!

Maureen & Dennis Bogart   March 2007 - Thank you both so much for underwriting the H.D. Random Orbit Sander for the caregivers use. With Spring upon us this item will get a lot of use!

Julie Reike   March 2007 - Thank you so much for the Forest Paper Julie! We're glad we were able to find out who sent it to us.

Anna Scozzari   March 2007 - Anna kindly sent B6 powder. Misty, Delhi and the rest of the girls thank you for your generous gift.

Bridgestone Firestone   February 2007 - Bridgestone Firestone has donated tires to replace the aging ones on the Sanctuary vehicles. Thank you so much for your help with this urgent need!

Margot Bowen   March 2007 - Margot, thank you so much for letting us know that you donated the case of sterile water. We always want our members to know how much we appreciate their donations and sometimes we don't get the names of donors on items shipped to us. Thanks again Margot!

George Maltese   February 2007 - It's almost springtime in Tennessee and the bugs will soon be flying. Thank you George for the Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off.

Joanne Hartough   March 2007 - Thank you Joanne for thinking about the dogs who call the Sanctuary home. They love Newman's Dog Food.

Anonymous   March 2007 - An anonymous supporter has matched a $1,000.00 donation toward the 4 wheeler with another $1,000.00 donation. Thank you so much!

Various   February 2007 - A big warm thank you to everyone who donated ice packs. Thanks to your generosity we now have an ample supply for safely shipping medical samples.

Colleen Perrin   January 2007 - Thank you very much for your generous donation to underwrite sea salts for Delhi's foot soaks! She really appreciates it!

Kelly Donahue   February 2007 - The African Barn Caregivers are sure going to be happy to learn that Kelly has donated two ink cartridges for their Dell Printer! Thanks Kelly!

Rochelle McCormick   February 2007 - Two gallons of B-L Solution have arrived at the Sanctuary and we thank you very much Rochelle!

Darcy Bull   February 2007 - Gotta keep those pesky no-see-ums off the Girls and keep Delhi's feet soft! Thanks to Darcy's underwriting gift for Eco Blends Equine Buzz Off we can do just that. Thanks Darcy!

Paula Meyer   February 2007 - Scott has a new 18V Dewalt battery to run his tools with now. Thanks so much!

Juanita Eisinger   February 2007 - 32 bottles of vinegar are on their way to the Quarantine barn because of your generosity. Thank you!

Donna Conyers   February 2007 - Wow! Thanks so much for underwriting two containers of Animal Algae. This dietary supplement is so important to the Girls' diets and we're taken care of now for a whole week.

Barbara Taller   February 2007 - Thanks so much for the Vacutainer tubes and syringes that you donated. We really needed them!

Various   February 2007 - Many thanks to Juanita Eisinger, Anna Scozzari and Reina Paff who all donated boxes of Vacutainer Luer Adapters. Supplies were running low and we really appreciate these!

Ele-Fan Herd   February 2007 - The Ele-Fan Herd decided that they were doing to underwrite a whole load of wood shavings all by themselves and of course they accomplished their goal!!! The nights here are still chilly and these wood shavings will give the Girls that extra layer of warmth they still need. Thanks to all of you and a big hug from Girls!

Reina Paff   February 2007 - We appreciate your donation of the Fastrack for the girls....keep them healthy and happy! Thank you!

Suzan Wharton   February 2007 - The girls love their nutritious and yummy tasting molasses, thank you for your generous contribution!

Sharon McKittrick   February 2007 - Thank you Sharon for the cat food, we have 23 happy little kitties on the property right now!

Shirlee Bratt & Kathleen Brigger   February 2007 - On the menu for this month: start off with your daily dose of green, leafy, geographics forest paper then move on to the delicious brass hose adapter, be wild and include the shut off, top it all off with a nice, tall container of white vinegar...mmm..can't wait. Thanks for the donations!

Susan Carrick   February 2007 - Cathy's smile was so big when she learned of your wanting to underwrite her computer! It's slow as molasses in the dead of winter...she really needed a new one...thank you!

Tony Madsen   February 2007 - We use salt down here too....not for the slippery and snowy roads, but for OUR GIRLS! Thank you for your underwritting some Sea Salt!!!!

Jody Stickney   February 2007 - Thank you so much for the generous contribution towards the cost of our 4-wheeler! We sincerely appreciate your support!

Blackstrap Molasses   February 2007 - A huge "Thank you" goes to: Karen Smith, Frannie Lyon, Gretchen Mitchell, Mr. & Mrs. Michael Medlar and Judy Smith for underwritting a portion of the cost of our girl's most favorite treat!

Stacie Miller   Februaru 2007 - Thankyou so much for helping the Divas celebrate their one year anniversary by helping cover the cost of their fresh produce for this week!

Elinor Zetina   February 2007 - All of us human folk wish to whole-heartedly THANK YOU for our wrist pads...as much typing we do around here, answering emails, proofing and creating Trunklines, data entry, certificates...we really needed the support you have given us! Thank you!

Juanita Eisinger   February 2007 - The girls appreciate so much their remedies to cure what is ailing them, and the B-L solution you donated sure does help!

Helen Musselwhite   February 2007 - WOW! Thank you so much for helping us cover the cost of our "meals on wheels" machine, aka 4-wheeler.

Alisa Dowell   February 2007 - Wood Shavings is the word of the day around here! The girl's love them...thank you so much for donating money towards another load!

Susan Carrick   February 2007 - Wonderful! Cathy can have a new computer now! Thank you so much for your generosity...Kate's computer and now Cathy's....thank you!

Philippa Holloway   February 2007 - All the kitties around here THANK YOU for donating costs toward their food!

Denice Fortin   February 2007 - Thank you for the Buzz Off...we don't use this so much to deter bugs when it's cold outside (because there's not many), but we sure do use it ALL THE TIME to help the girls with any problems concerning their feet!

Patricia Kirk   February 2007 - We appreciate your gift of the Super Q10 so much! this is a supplement that is invaluable to the girls and therefore we use a lot of it! Thank you!!!!

Lisa McDowell, Marcella Smith   February 2007 - Well, Tess' picture gotcha didn't it! Rest assured, she is in high-heaven laying on her nice, warm DOG bed! Thank you for the other beds too...you know we have several dogs around the property that are spoiled now too because of you guys!

Diane Kluttz   February 2007 - Even though this month marks the one year anniversary of all the Divas arriving, we still have an outstanding balance from their trip here. Thank you so much Diane for contributing to this cost!

Bill Cowan   February 2007 - Yay, Bill's at it again! Thank you so much for purchasing more envelopes for us (although, I think you have an ulterior motive since you get to use them too) and for the hay cart....Sandra is going to be so happy!!!

MSM   February 2007 - Thank you Carol Bresnay and Reina Paff for your donations of the 10lb. MSM containers! The girls really need this supplement, thank you!

Cindy Shryock   February 2007 - Thank you for your most recent donation of the ice packs...all the barns constantly use them!

David Nykorchuk   February 2007 - Thank you so very much for contributing towards another load of shavings for the girls and for the animal algae!

Karen Hoxie   February 2007 - Yes! Thank you so much for answering our plea for laundry detergent! It's amazing how much cleaning we do around here!

Christopher   February 2007 - Awe, someone has a crush on Shirley! ...Nevermind the fact that she's about 50 years older! Shirley is surely enjoying her apples right now, Christopher, thank you so much for thinking of your sweetie on Valentine's Day...she's thanking you!

George Maltese   January 2007 - Elephant supplements are items on the Wish List we use constantly. We appreciate the animal algae and the dog beds AND the dog food! Thank you so much George for donating all those items!

Susan Carrick   January 2007 - Yay! Another dog bed...all the doggies over at Africa will be soooooo happy! Just in time too, it's getting cold outside, but the dogs will be nice and warm in the barns on their new beds!

Lynne Ray   January 2007 - Tess will never have to sleep in a cat bed again, thank you Lynne for underwriting the cost of a dog bed!!!

Judy Smith   January 2007 - Awesome! That's how we all feel in the office after you donated 6 boxes of the Double Windowed Envelopes! Especially after the Holidays, our stock has run very low...thank you for helping us to re-stock!

Susan Carrick   January 2007 - So generous, thank you for underwriting the Impact Wrench for the Q-Barn...it's already being put to good use!

Various   January 2007 - A BIG thanks to all who donated towards the Wish Blitz for the Wells this past month: Caroline Wong, Carol Sweet, Kathleen Paulson, Kimball Gottschall & Loretta Stradley.

Janet Putney   January 2007 - The wood shavings just arrived today and the girls are already enjoying them...and just in time too...the weather is calling for snow and sleet the next few days! The elephants will be kept warm and entertained with the shavings! Thanks so much!

Ron Saeger & Family   January 2007 - Scott really appreciates your enormously generous donation to the Sanctuary...because he was the one that asked for updated ladders! This was a huge donation, thank you so much and the Lowe's cards was used up right away too! Thank you!

Edna Bowman   January 2007 - Yay! Kitty food! Thank you so much!

Ellen Plumtree   January 2007 - We really needed the Infusion Set Gauges, Vacutainer tubes, and luer lock syriunges that you donated, thank you so much!

Kay Bradley & Robert Tannert   January 2007 - WOW! Thank you so much for providing the funds for one of the wells for our girls! Incredibly generous, thank you!

Various   January 2007 - Thanks very much to Diane Sembrot of Westport Magazine and Carolyn Ryzewicz of New Canaan-Darien magazine along with Donna Moffly Editor in Chief and Lisa Phillips Account Executive Moffly Publications for donating and running free ads to the Sanctuary in February issues of their magazines.

Various/Unknown   January 2007 - Sometimes, our wonderful members purchase something we need off of the Wish List, but the company they purchase from does not give us any contact information about the purchaser. We sincerely appreciate the items, so, we would like to thank all of the people who have donated the following items: Brothers label machine tape from September 2006, 48" heavy-duty bungee cords from November 2006 and January 2007, Loppers from November 2006, and Forrest Paper from January 2007. Thank you!

Various   January 2007 - Kay Campbell, Lynne Ray, Amy Brooks, Ellen Plumtree and Carol Bresney have risen to our pleading call for more vacutainer luer adapters! We sincerely appreciate all that you have donated!

Reina Paff   January 2007 - We use the B-L Solution on a regular basis. We appreciate you Reina, for thinking about the elephants here and contributing towards their health and welfare!

Anna Scozzari   January 2007 - The Vitamin B6 is valuable for so many things! Thank you Anna for donating this supplement for the well-being of all of the elephants here!

Various   January 2007 - Barbara Borchardt and Shirley Muleraney have donated monies through McCartney Produce towards the cost of the girls' fresh produce! Thank you!!!

Darlene Demetri   January 2007 - Oh, the girls just love their molasses...it tastes so good and it has nutrition value too! Darlene, you have just made their day by underwriting several gallons of this supplement, we appreciate it!

Kathleen McNally   January 2007 - Our little kitties are just being spoiled this month (well, they're always spoiled) with the cat beds and now Kathleen has donated money towards their food! Thank you so much for covering the cost of the cat food this month!

Sherry Gibson   January 2007 - Wonderful! We needed Fastrack supplements for the girls, thank you!

Shirlee Bratt & Kathy Brigger   January 2007 - Thank you very much for helping cover the costs of some very needed items off of the Wish List! We appreciate the laundry soap, the hose adapter (always can use those) and the white vinegar which we use constantly! Thank you Kathy & Shirlee!

Josephine Harrison   January 2007 - Oh....Delhi's feet feel so good! Thank you so much for contributing money toward's Delhi's foot soaks...I always enjoy a nice soak for my sore feet...we know Delhi enjoys her soaks too!

Karen Hoxie   January 2007 - We did receive the 12A printer cartridge!! Thank you so very much, Karen, for buying this for us and checking to make sure we received it ok. We really appreciate you!

Placido Family   January 2007 - Thank you very much for the brand new Dell Printer/Copier/Fax machine you sent us! It will be put to good use over at the African ele house!

Paula Griffith   January 2007 - Thank you so much for helping to cover the cost of our Tractor!

Michelle Jones   January 2007 - We sincerely appreciate your donation towards the outstanding balance of our 4-wheeler. The ATV is being used currently by the caregivers to deliver elephant meals, but part of the cost of the 4-wheeler still remains unpaid. Thank you for donating to help cover the cost!

Anonymous   January 2007 - In memory of a sweet 12 year old cat who just passed away, one of our members generously donated 11 new kitty beds for each feline here at the Sanctuary. Franklin, the office cat, thought 6 of the beds belonged to him...he made himself comfortable right away! The rest of our kitties are sure to enjoy, thank you!

Judy Bratis   January 2007 - We appreciate the in-kind donation of the BIO-Hazard specimen bags!

Paula Meyer   January 2007 - We are sweeping up a storm with our new corn brooms! Thank you so much for the contribution!

Elinor Zetina   January 2007 - WOW!! Thank you so much for the generous amount of Cosequin you purchased for "the Girls"!! Each bottle will be consumed...guarenteed! Thank you!!

Reina Paff   January 2007 - Your must have read our minds Reina! The day the 2 buckets of MSM arrived...we were about to order some! Perfect timing of a much needed supplement! You're great!

The Ray Family   January 2007 - We can find so many needed things at Lowe's! A gift card is the absolute perfect gift! Thank you!