PLA Donors

Thanks to the Founding Donors of PLA’s 2018 Campaign!

In 2018, PLA is kicking off a new individual giving campaign, giving PLA members and others the opportunity to support the work of public libraries. PLA thanks the following past presidents, board members, executive directors, staff, and partners for leading this effort with their generous support. Includes donations made in ALA Fiscal Year 2018, ending August 31, 2018.

$1,000 and over

Clara Bohrer*
Jessica Dorr
Deborah L. Jacobs
Christopher Jowaisas
Sarah Ann Long*
Brian Lyons and Karen Danczak Lyons
Barbara Macikas
Pamela Smith

$500 to $999

Ginnie Cooper*
Sari Feldman*
Keith Michael Fiels
June Garcia*
Toni Garvey*
Christine Hage*
Luis Herrera*
Susan Hildreth*
Darren Hoerner
Gina Millsap
Larry Neal*
Vailey Oehlke*
Jo Ann Pinder*
Charlie Robinson*+
Marcia A. Warner*

$100 to $499

Scott G. Allen and Steven Hofmann
Carolyn Anthony*
Helena Asamoah-Hassan
Peggy Barber
Nancy Bolt*
Charles M. Brown*
Audra L. Caplan*
Stephanie Chase
Harriet Coalter*
Chris Coward
Judith Drescher*
Ron* and Bonnie Dubberly
Cindy Fesemyer
Amy Gipson
Michelle Jeske
Susan Kent*
Richard Kong
Rhea Brown Lawson
Gerald Leitner
Buhle Mbambo-Thata
Gertrude Kayaga Mulindwa
James Neal
George Needham
Patrick O’Brien*
Carrie N. Plymire
Eva Poole*
Robert Rohlf*++
Caroline Rosenberg
Kay K. Runge, MLS*
Donald J. Sager*++
Ramiro Salazar
Joel Sam
Jan Sanders*
Carol Sheffer*
Elliott Shelkrot*++
Tracy Strobel
Felton Thomas*
Kelvin Watson
Pat Woodrum*
Monique le Conge Ziesenhenne

Under $100

Mary Hirsh
Christine Mackenzie
Angela Maycock
Linda Mielke*
Rebecca Sears
Greta Southard
Jacinta Were


* Past PLA President
+ Donations given in memory of Past PLA President Charlie Robinson by Clara Bohrer, Ginnie Cooper, Ron Dubberly, Susan Kent, and Jo Ann Pinder
++ Donations given in memory of Past PLA Presidents Robert Rohlf, Donald J. Sager, and Elliott Shelkrot by anonymous donors

Thanks to PLA’s 2018–2019 Annual Appeal Donors!

Includes individual donations received since the beginning of ALA Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19), or September 1, 2018.

$1,000 and over

Deborah L. Jacobs

$100 to $499

Ron Dubberly
Pat Mora
Ramiro Salazar
Katharine Seelig
Janet Stone
Christopher Warren
Monique le Conge Ziesenhenne

Under $100

Natalie Basmaciyan
Gail Campbell
Peter Cirona
Trish Compton
Robert Conklin
Douglas Crane
Katherine Decker
Beth Dominianni
Heather Folmar
Darcell Graham
Julie Griffin
John Helling
Wanda Huffaker
Erin Jenkins
Tambe John
Portia Latalladi
Anne Leon
Travis Maiuro
Jennifer McCreery
Maria McGrath
Gwen Meade
Jadwiga Meyer
Robert Mixner
Sheila O’Donnell
Kara O'Keefe
Kenton Oliver
Carrie Plymire
Norma Pountney
Susan Quinn
N. Resnick
Jeffrey Rosenberg
Lelani Sabo
Deborah Schadt
Elizabeth Schmidt
Amy Schrank
Marci Schultz
James Stewart
Patricia Sussmann
Kinshasa Vargas-Pile
Lisa Wells
Denise Zielinski



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