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MVF Supporters

Our supporters—from foundations and corporations to organizations and individuals—encourage us to continuously do more through their charitable donations of time, money and resources.

The Mesa Verde Foundation thanks all of our supporters for their continued dedication to our mission of preserving and protecting Mesa Verde National Park for future generations. 

$10,000 and up

The Anschutz Foundation
Rod and Laurie Barker
Robert and Peggy Dunn
First National Bank of Durango
Miss Jane and Gen. Ron Fogleman


$5,000 - $9,999

Janet and James Dulin
Newell and Judith Grant
Greenberg Traurig Fund
Robert and Kelly Hill
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation/
Richard West
Lyon Foundation/Dennis and Janis Lyon
David and Carla Nagler
Thomas and Gretchen Sickler
UMB Bank Colorado N.A.

$2,500 - $4,999

Alkire Family Foundation/Marilyn Alkire
Sue Anschutz Rodgers
Richard and Mary Lyn Ballantine
Ballantine Family Fund
BP America, Inc.
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
The Denver Foundation/Beatrice & Thomas Taplin Fund
El Pomar Foundation
Kenneth King Foundation
John and Sharon Marshall
Scott and Joy Mathis
Jim and Jane Morehart
Kinder Morgan
Betty L. Robertson
Barbara Sutteer

James and Scotty* Wilkins

Ken and Mary Willis


$1,000 - $2,499

Charmay Allred
Ellen Anderman and Jim Donaldson
Catherine H. Anderson
Anonymous (3)
Stuart Applebaum Giving Foundation/
Stuart S. Applebaum
Seth Bradley
Sue M. Cannon
James and Jane Carpenter
CoBiz Wealth
Denver Investment Advisors
David W. Douglas
Ben and Laurie Duke
Robert S. Dulin
Troy and Allison Eid
Justin Estoque
James H. Foster
Jay and Chessa Gill
Arthur and Letitia Glenn
Twelve Twenty-One Fund/Peggy Goldman
William and Margaret Deane Gray
John and Jean Grove
Gina Guy
William and Paige Hoebel, Jr.
Richard Caudle and Louise Hurlbut
Bonnie Johnson
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation/Richard West
Mary Lanius
Dee Lightenburger
John and Merry Low
Waren and Sylvia Lowe
Mancos Valley Bank
J. Landis and Sharon Martin
Scott and Joy Mathis
Mesa Verde Museum Association
James Palenchar and Lizabeth Lynner
Steven Parker and Eugenia Miller
Rusty and Anne Pickard
Henry  Philips* and Terra Anderson
David and Lynn Rahn
Susan Grant Raymond
Robert and Susan Reid
Glenn Rippey
Betty L. Robertson
DBA Saks Fine Art
Schlessman Family Foundation
CL Mike Schmidt and Glenna Goodacre
Mark and Sloan Schwindt
Sorrel Sky Gallery
Robin and Nancy Strother
The Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank
Toh-Atin Gallery
James J. Volker
Richard and Mary Beth West
Grant and Marlene Wilkins




$500 - $999

Clyde and Paulette Church
Dolores State Bank
First National Bank, Cortez
John H. Gray
John J. Hamre
Steve and Elizabeth Holtze
Frank and Monty Kugeler
Mitch and Maggie Morrissey
Russell Planning and Engineering
Richard and Sally Russo
Saks Galleries
Joseph E. and Judith B. Wagner

$100 - $499

John and Cissy Anderson
Bruce Andrea and Andrea Mull
Basin Printing & Imaging
Jerry and Suzanne Blumberg
Eugene and Jerry Burk
Ben and Linda Campbell
The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation/Ursula Lenz
Ken and Paula Carpenter
Rich and Kathryn Cheever
Natalie W. Crawford
Julia L. Crow
Peter and Deedee Decker
Kim Morss and Richard Dehncke
Stan and Judy Dempsey
Thomas and Marguerite Detmer
Lou Dunn Diekemper
Jamie and Meg Duke
Durango Dermatology, LLC
Empire Electric Association, Inc.
Bill and Janis Falkenberg
John Fielder
Charles and Marie Frederickson
Larry, Ruby and Corrine Hall
Christy Honnen
Eric and Betty Janes
Erik and Mary Jensen
Chas Jones and Jill Cowperthwaite
Joel Jones and Rochelle Mann
Donald Kany
Fred V. Kroeger
John and Susie Latendresse
Kerry Lightenburger
Monte and Sally Miller
Felecia Olson
H. Allen Parsons
Laurel Rematore
Daren and Susan Schmidt
Deborah Sherman
Joanne Sinclaire
Dudley Smith, Jr and Ronda Smith.
Robert and Anne Sneed
Craig and Annie Strazza
Giles D. Toll
Rod and Robin Turner
Bill and Midge Wallace
Frank and Karen Van De Water
Tobi Watson
Carol DeB. Whitaker
Jim and Scotty Wilkins
Lee Witt
Dean Wolcott
Kenneth Wright
Ruth Wright

Up to $100

Victor and Sally Bellerue
Robert E. Boyer
Linnea Brown
Gordon and Marcia Clouser
Phil and Denise Dickson
Leonard and Sharon Davies
Rosemary Falik
Mary Mac Gonzalez
David and Darlene Gunderson
Edward and Jane Heath
Beatrice B. Hoverstock
Elaine W. Jackson
Marcia Johnston-Walden
Rege and Nancy Leach
Mary J. Linke
Joan Lucas
Jay Moore   
Jana E. Newport
The Peel Family
Peter and Stella Pino
Sharon Powers
Alison Rea
Frederica Lincoln Riahi
Steve and Michol Salvo
John Silton and Elizabeth Bullock
Lawrence and Marilyn Staples
David B. Temple
G. Earl Trevathan, Jr.
Tom Vaughan
Verizon Foundation/Mary Linke
Glenda Viste
Jill R. Ward
Michael Zeitlin
Laurie Zeller

Gifts In-Kind

Marilyn Alkire
Anasazi Heritage Center
Basin Printing and Imaging
Seth M. Bradley
Colorado Data Mail
Jim Dulin
First National Bank, Cortez
Fresh off the Press
Goodnight Trail Gallery
Judith and Newell Grant
Miss Jane and Gen. Ron Fogleman
Hangar 30/Charles Von Thun
Mesa Verde Museum Association
Mesa Verde National Park
Peter Pino
Sloan E. E. Schwindt
Slavens True Value Hardware
David Smith
UMB Bank Colorado N.A.
Wagner Equipment and Rent

Tribute Gifts

In Honor of:
Kathy L’Amour
Janet Campbell
Elizabeth Heard Deane
Ben Duke
Judy Grant
Louise Hurlbut
Nancy Deane Kreitler
In Memory of:
Walter C. Emery
Susan W. Dulin
Richard ReKoldt

* Deceased