KCCG Contributors

From everyone at KCCG, thank you to all who contributed their time and financial support in 2017! Kansas City Community Gardens is so fortunate to have a long and growing list of individuals, charitable foundations, corporations and businesses, community groups, and government agencies supporting our effort to increase access to healthy food for all.


City of Kansas City, Missouri
Environmental Protection Agency, Region 7
Unified Government of Wyandotte County, Kansas
Missouri Department of Agriculture
Missouri Department of Economic Development, Neighborhood Assistance Program


Kelly Family Foundation
Sally and Thomas Wood Foundation
Treasa Henggeler Moriarty Memorial Fund
Vivian & Hymie Sosland Charitable Trust
Bess Spiva Timmons Foundation
Massman Foundation
David Woods Kemper Foundation, Commerce Bank, Trustee
Hayden Harman Foundation
Miller Nichols Charitable Foundation
Sally Ann Firestone Foundation
The Hayden Harman Foundation
Kammeyer-Kuen Foundation
Sosland Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Isidor Wachstein & Their Son Julis & Thau Family Trust Fund

Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City
William T. Kemper Foundation
United Way of Greater Kansas City
Louetta M. Cowden Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Allen Foundation
Curry Family Foundation
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Change Happens Foundation
Menorah Heritage Foundation
Oppenstein Brothers Foundation
United Way of Wyandotte County
Herman Family Foundation
McGee Foundation
R.A. Long Foundation

Corporations and Businesses

Mariner Wealth Advisors, LLC
Prime Health Foundation
American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation
DST Systems
AMC Cares
Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Hallmark Corporate Foundation
Harley Davidson Foundation
Mariner Foundation
Sprouts Community Foundation
Wilton Brands
Toner Jewelers
Hartline Construction Company
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Protiviti, Inc.
New Belgium Brewing
Big Lots Foundation
Whole Kids Foundation
Hudson and Jane
Bier Station
Stockyards Brewing, Co.
George Terbovich Design
Bier Station
Cafe Europa
Whole Foods
BOK Financial Foundation
Jeffrey L. Bruce & Company
VML Foundation
O'Home Interiors
Second Best Coffee
Creative Planning
Elmwood Reclaimed Timber
Johnston, Ballweg, & Modcrin, L.C.
Piper Jaffray
Underdog Wine
SOS & Co.
Bartlett & Company Grain Charitable Foundation
Burns & McDonnell
James B. Nutter and Co.
Windermere & Bergamont, Ltd.
Crestwood Flowers
Pear Tree Design and Antiques
Peruvian Connection
Tea Market
Performance Pointe, Inc.
Pryde's of Old Westport
Consolidated Communications Foundation
South Law
Bank of Blue Valley
BNSF Railway Foundation

Gates Bar-B-Q
Smith Mohlman LeRoy, LCC
American Century Investments Dollars for Donors Fund
Waldo Pizza
Godfather's Pizza
Family Tree Nursery
Chez Elle
Coterie Theater
Bar Method
Eulwini Safari
Disney Corporation
Massage Envy
Legoland and SeaLife
VF Outdoor
Heartland Honey
Green Dirt Farm
Expressive Catering
Belvoir Winery
RC's Restaurant
Rooms that Bloom
Museum at Prairie Fire
The Well
Kansas City Zoo
Bell's Beer
Rock N Brews
Country Club Plaza
Brookside Barkery and Bath
SPC Portrait Art
J. Rieger & Co.
Hatchery House
Southwest Airlines
Cedar Cove Feline Conservatory and Education Center
Dean and Deluca
Room 39
Kansas Star Casino
Bonefish Grill
Nick and Jake's
The Electrified Cooks
Erin Paige
Lorrie Eigels
Science City
Grass Pad
Suburban Lawn and Garden
Gaslight Grill
Overland Park Arboretum
Face Time
Vox Vineyard
Kansas City Royals
Kansas City Parks and Recreation
Sullivan’s Greenhouse

Supporting Groups

Heartland Men's Chorus
Temple B'Nai Jehuda Mitzvah Garden
Garden Of Eatin Deerbrook Covenant Church
Raytown Garden Club
Seeds That Feed The Need
Sharon Garfield Memorial Community Garden
Stone Community Garden
A Turning Point Community Garden
Grace's Community Garden
Prairie Planters #1 Garden Club
Raytown Garden Club
St. Joseph Neighborhood Garden
PEO Sisterhood Chapter IX
Boon Area 1 (A Contemporary Community Garden)
City Angels
Longfellow Farm
Police Athletic League Garden
Prescott/La Paz
Testimony Gardens
Urban Pollinator Prairie

Community Capital Fund
Country Club Christian Church
Latino Health for All Coalition
Greater Kansas City Gardeners of America
Family Conservancy
Les Dames d'Escoffier Kansas City
Slow Food Kansas City
Westport Garden Club
Church World Service CROP Hunger Walk
St. Andrew's Simply Divine Gift Shoppe
All Souls Unitarian Church
Country Club United Methodist Church Garden
Nonprofit Connect
Greater Kansas City Centurions
Leawood Garden Club
Ladies Philoptochos Chapter of the Annunciation
University of Missouri
God's Community Garden At Colonial Presbyterian
St. Paul's Episcopal Church Community Garden
Good Shepard Community Garden
Friends of Chamber Music


Jerry and Joy Kaplan
Jim and Lois Lacy
John and Ann Readey
John and Rebecca Hagan
John Wilhelm
Jonathan Baum and Sarah Henshaw Baum
Judith Parker
Katherine Hayman
Kathryn and David Dingley
Kim and Ben Randell
Lana Fleischmann
Laura Adams
Laura Hockaday
Lendon and Sarah Rowland
Linda Tilton
Lindsey Lewis
Linn Slater
Marilyn Hauschild
Neil Watkins
Reed and Kendra Garrett
Rob Johnston
Sarah Schibig
Sue and Terry Gallion
Susan Burnett
Terry and Sara Curran
Todd and Paula Lynch
Virginia McCanse
Virginia Miller
William A. Hall
William and Peggy Lyons
Rebecca Pryor
Katie Kloster
Louise Schaper
Newell Gates
Steven and Gail Reiman
Carol Shifflett
Eulalie Zimmer
Geoffrey and Jennifer Henggeler
Kathleen Ways
Margaret Kelly
Patricia Lawson
Brent and Mary Kroh
Robert Shoffner
Maureen Scully
Stef Seger
Ann Simpson
Katherine Krutty
Jane Smeltzer
Amy Crippen
Christina Martin
The Honorable John Sharp
Alison and Randy Dudley
Alma Allen
Amy Crouse
Carolyn Vellar
Cleo Cherry
Colette Eastwood
Connie McBride
David Hiler
Elizabeth James
Frederick and Betty Goodwin
Gregg Zaffaroni
Helen Stechschulte
Hope Wallis
Irma Schwieterman
James G. Churchill and Ruth Leiter
James Scott
James Withers
Jane and Dudley Leonard
Janice Kinney
Joanne Varriano
John Henggeler
Judy Shifrin
Juliann Tapko
Karen Woods
Kathryn Long and Steve Powers
Kathy Godden
Kathy Huey
Laura Morlan
Liz Zeller
Margaret Thomas
Mary Burns
Mary Ellen Heft
Nicholas and Mary Ann Powell
Patrick McGregor
Ray Lamber Sanders
Rev. James Fleming
Reverend Kendyl Gibbons
Ron and Joanne Denton
Ruth Blair
Sherry Van Winkle
Stanley and Emily House
Stephanie Letourneau
Stevie Davis
Susan Marshall
Sydney Backstrom
Thomas and Kimberly Rogge
Virginia Grindel
William Ambrose
Caron Wells
Kathy Jenkins Hart
Sonja Butler
Laura Bennison
Cameron Aly
Donna Foy
Mark Reynolds
Robert Steiert
Mitchell and Lisa Hamburg
Shari and Richard Barr
Deborah Negus
Paul and Julia Rola
Helene G. Owens
Rachel Hiles
Rachel Enright
Johnnie Ellison
Lesley Hunt
Laura Horn
Kathleen Killen
Melanie Fielder
Anita Malott
Anonymous Donor
Barbara Edgerton
Bill Anderson
Brenda Holbrook
Bruce and Page Reed
Carrie Fluegge
Cathy Nix
Denise and Edward Geier
Doris Botts
Erica Love
Jill DeWitt Charles Wurrey
Jill Draper
Josephine Thomas
K. Janelle Matchette
Karen McCoy
Kelly Berry
L. Joshua and Jane Sosland
Lala Kumar
Mary Anderson
Melanie Felder
Mindy Meyer
Peggy Young
Rachel Walker
Rebecca White
Richard B. Mindlin
Richard Beck
Rob and Deborah Reiman
Ronald Sterk
Rosemary Boudreaux
Suzy Dutton
Moses Brings Plenty
Dana Reinert
Jim White
Joan Spencer
Lynelle and Amanda Pierce
Megan Brinker
Nora Wages
Staci Greco
William Colhoun and Catherine Motter
Aja Hartman
Elaine Scatizzi
Michelle Sanders
Noreen Thompson
Raquel McMahan
Amanda Vega-Mavec
Elisa and Jeff Smith
Katie Martino
Tiara Palmer
Alison Neely
Betsy and Jack Allen
Carl Stafford
Elizabeth Gordon
Jennifer Tuttle
Milton Arganbright
Steven and Virginia Thompson
Crystal Mellick
Donald Condry
Mary Anna Wood
Ryan Alcantara
Josh Dane
Lucas Silva
Bruce Appel and Lorrie Eigles

Greg and Katie Finkle
Henry Marder
Greggory Huntington
Jack and Susan Pierson Trust
Kirk and Lori Van Kirk
Blair and Michael Hyde
Brian Everist and Dody Gates
Elizabeth Nieters
Herb Buchbinder
Mike and Holly Toner
Kay Callison
Walton and Mary Steele Fund
Gordon and Julianne Braun
Adelaide Ward
Jennifer Johnson
Karen and Stevens McClure
Patrick and Barbara Patterson
Susan Dillard and Janice Wollard
Jeff Provost
Charles Nunamaker
David Williams
Gary Henson
Tim Hall
Deandra Palmer
Mark Krutty
Claire and Brad Boeshaar
Carolyn Egle and Hugo Hauge
Lawrence Lehman and Lois Hutchins-Lehman
Richard and Jo Randolph
Jana and Brent Merfen
Carmen and Andreas Pfluger
Georgianne Sisson
Adam and Kirstin Bormann
Bibie Chromwall
Susanne Crandall
Don and Norma Moeller
Jim Koger
Jill Quigley
Paul Adams
Ann and Chad Milton
Charles and Catherine Newell
Daniel and Sarah Newman
Ellen Bolen - Stolzer Family Foundation
Kathryn Miner and Jeffrey Gray
Kent Whittaker
Lyndon Chamberlain
Mandi Wimmer
Michele Stowers
Shirley Posladek
Suzanne Christopher Shutz Foundation
Bill Henderson
Karen Palmer
Sharon Goldstein
Aaron and Tracy Twombly
George P. and Carolyn Kroh
Kathy Hoggard
Beverly Rush
Nancy Chapman
Blair Thedinger
Dick and Karen Adler
Jill Bunting
Julie Inman
Mary McClure
Elizabeth and Jason Koch
David Korbelik
Diane Doran and James Pyle
Susan and Gerald Carlson
Lisa Rebel
Jim and Joan Bellinghausen
Jenny Black
Brandon Schmidt
Brian and Ashleigh Hipp
Pam Davidson
R. Michael Wrenn
Anastasia Enneking
Barbara Nelson
Christi Paschang
Donald Hall
Duncan and Sally McEntyre
George Helmkamp
George Nicholson
Irvine and Ellen Hockaday
Jake and Jocelyn Jacobson
Jan and Edward Riss
John and Dena Adams
Laura Lee Grace
Margaret Schmidtlein
Robert and Sally West
Robin Wall
Sagan Stephens
Sarah and James Weitzel
Susan Pierson
Thomas Sorrells
Valerie Schroer
Elizabeth Sutherlin
Lisa and Bentley Ousley
John Sitzman
Art and Cindy Neely
Barbara Fishman
Todd DeBasio
Jill Bunting
Myra Wooley
Alan and Joan Marsh
Angie Taylor
Augusta Wilbon
Christina Baretta
Cindy Blair
Jack and Marie Whitacre
Jean Hiersteiner
Jonathan and Nancy Lee Kemper
Joseph Sweeny
Lisa Park
Mary Jo Watkins
Melissa and Stephen Rock
Oliver Dreher
Paget Gates Higgins
Sandy Campuzano
Thornton and Joan Cooke
Allison Finch
Monica Schroer
Andrea Ways-Newman
Danielle and Patrick Gutierrez
Pamla and John Frost
Sandra McLarney
Dan and Jennie Stolper
Annette and Steven Campbell
Eduardo and Carisa De Anda
Arlene Willett-Fisher
Camellia Dickenson
David and Lorelei Gibson
Honorable John Sharp
Jake and Joyce Byram
Jay and Claire Campbell
Jeanette Nichols
June Lile
Ken and Sheila Sonnenschein
Laura Scott and Ed Peterson
Marilu and Stuart Herrick
Pat and Carolyn Baldwin
Peg and Jeff Hornsby
Susan Bailey
Toni Pennisi-Wurth
Linda Marcusen
Wendy Powell
Andrea Duncan
Peggy Oesch
Anna Graether
Pat Titterington
Dianne Delich
Patrick Kappelmann
Leslie Nemitoff and Marcy Feldman
Terry and Cathy Matlack
Richard and Denise Shull
Brian Hipp
Joya Cleveland
Albert Lea
Andrea Dutt and Jeremy Ruzich
Anne Cooper
Barbara Reno
Betty and Charlie Burry
Brenda Nolte
Bruce Pendleton
Christina Miller
Debbie Sosland-Edelman
Diana and Kelly Werts
Dixie Buss
Don and Jean Wagner
Don and Rebekah Foote
Donald and Jill Hall
Dorothy Curry
Eric and Alison Jager
Gary D. and Jo Missildine
Gerald and Anita B. Gorman
Grace Scott-Golden
Gregory Swartz
Gretchen Hayes
Harold and Jill Draper
Heather Goodman
Horace Hudson
Jacob Sackin
James Bogle
Jean and Michael Harty
Jeanette Wood


Adam Miller (Centurions)
Aimee Hammerle
Allison Murray
AMC Theatres
Amy McDaniel
Amy Morris
Andrew Shelton
Ann Heinzler
Annie Battle
Arsenio Johnson
Ashley Shelton
Audri McDaniel
Augusta Wilbon
Bekki Agnitsch
Betsy Betros
Betty Burry
Brad Luchen
Brad Strawn
Brenda Holdbrook
Brent Kroh
Bruce Marston
Carl Stafford
Carlene Hall
Carol Claro
Carolyn Kroh
Carolyn Perdue
Cathy Bylinowski
Cecil Neal
Chad Murray
Charles Williams
Chistine Don
Chris Agnitsch
Cindy Williams
Cleta Strawn
Colette Eastwood
Colton Smith
Connor Francis (Centurions)
Corey Belcher
Corliss Smith
Dane Besson
David Rodziewicz
David Williams
Deborah Page
Derrick Morgan
Diane Marrin
Dody Gates
Eddie Ellison
Edward Lee Hinds
Ella Thomas
Ellie Idstrom
Emme Stoy
Ernest Rogers
Estuardo Garcia (Centurions)
Fran Otto
Frank Ellison
Frank Smocks
George Nicholson
Gerri Sopyla
Ginny Besson
Gordon Gerald
Government Employees Health Association
Halie Stinnett
Hannah Motes
Harold Miller
Henry Michaels
Honeywell Federal Manufacturing and Technologies
Isabella Brockman
Isaiah King
Izola Pickett
Jaiya Canada
Jake Jacobson
Jamel Thompson
James Ford
Janelle Hersperger (Centurions)
Jaqueline Russel (Centurions)
Jaron Carron
Jasmyn Franks
Jason Carter-Solomon (Centurions)
Jay Currie Campbell (Centurions)
Jennifer McChan
Jerome Franks
Jerry Arnold
Jessica Mitchell
Jim Erickson (Centurions)
Joan Haigh
Joe Sweeney
John Howard
John Murphy

John Thompson
Johnnie Ellison
Jonta Johnson
Julie Stevermer
Justin Sherman
Karen Adler
Karen Palmer
Kathy Gates
Kathy Huey
Kathy Sawyer
Kay Newell
Keli Howards
Kelly Berry
Kit Bardwell
LaDonna Johnson
Larry Lehman
Laura Lee Grace
Laura Scott
Laura Sutherland
Lorelei Gibson
Lowe's Gladstone
Lydia Allen (Centurions)
Lyn Sorensen
Lyndon Chamberlain
Madison MacLean
Marcella Morales-Gaona
Marissa Baum (Centurions)
Mark Brotemarkle
Marshall Conn
Martha Morgan
Martha Walker
Mary Ann Powell
Mary Kroh
Matt Fowler
Matthew Vandermolen
Maxine Sandman
Mazuma Credit Union
Megan Sutherland
Mike Harrison
Missouri Science and Technology
Nancy Ober
Nazree Reed
Nick Page (Centurions)
Nylah Evans-Watson
Obiagele Lake
Olivia Seabaugh
Ophelia Costello
Paget Higgins
Paige Shoemaker
Rabo Agrifinance
Rebecca Elder
Rebekka Brown
Rick Pouncil
Rober Burns
Robert Strawn
Robert Theus
Roger Shelton
Rose Addison
Ryan Murphy
Sally Cobb
Sammy Howell
Sergio Garcia-Moreno
Shannon Fowler
Shelan Kaky
Sherwwod Morrow
Sidra Besson
Sierra Mitchell
Spencer Benlon
St. Theresa Volleyball Team
Stephanie Seger
Stephanie Seger (Centurions)
Susan Pierson
Susan Spaulding
Susan Spencer
Susie Vawter
Sylvia Gravely
Terry Johnson
The Barstow School
Theresa Andrews
Theresa Garza (Centurions)
Thomas Rousey
Tyler Dean (Centurions)
Vera Abdallah
Visiting Nurse Association
Wendy Burcham
William Jewell College
Yasmine Thompson
Yvette Sweeney