Bed Sponsors & Adopters

 2015
Coming Soon

 2014 

BED SPONSOR   ADOPTER
Kalamazoo       
 1 Irving S. Gilmore Foundation   Deb Cardiff
 2 Dorothy U. Dalton Foundation    Deb Cardiff
 7 Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation   Kenneth and Marlena Kirton
 10 Jim Gilmore, Jr. Foundation
  Kalamazoo in Bloom
 11 Discover Kalamazoo   Joann Dodson
 12 WMU Landscape Services
Al-Par Peat Co.
Michigan Grower Products 
  Kathy Kinas
Margaret Strzelecki
 13 Consort Display Group   Barb Trenter
 14  Miller Energy   Desiree Hahn 
 15 Bennett Management   Leona Petkoff
 16 Drs. Edward J. & Ruth Heinig, in honor of Carolyn & John Houdek, greatest volunteers!   Kalamazoo in Bloom
 16a Jack and Andy Hopkins    Jan Prange
  17 Kalamazoo Community Foundation   Rosalie and Don Philipp 
 18 Dr. and Mrs. Robert A. Fabi    Candice Gancia
 19 River Street Flowerland    Jeanne Fielder
Jody Ouding
Julie Risch 
 20 Great Lakes Greenhouse   Kalamazoo in Bloom
 21 River Street Flowerland    Jeanne Fielder
Jody Ouding
Julie Risch
 22 Fred Sammons & Barb Rider   Theresa Bell
David Hough
 23 Jim & Maggie Woodruff    Common Ground 
 24 MLive Media Group - Kalamazoo Gazette   Westwood Garden Club
 26 The Cain Family, in memory of Timothy John Cain    Howard Cain and daughters Laurie Cain,
Julie Cain-Derouin and Mary Shuster
 27 Sandra Peterson-Smott & Ken Smott   Stephanie Brogan
Heather Maurer
Madeline Weller
 28 Tyler Little Family Foundation, in memory of Steven L. Tyler   Jean Schweitzer
 29 Wenke Greenhouses   Diane Goodrich
 30 Kalamazoo Garden Council    Gardenettes Garden Club
 31 Byce & Associates, Inc.   Lynda Colvin
 32 Thomas and Gail Kasdorf    Lynda Colvin
 33 Raylee Howard   Kristen Pruitt
 34 Orrin B. Hayes Inc. Jeep-Mazda-Mercedes-Benz   Sue Binning
Nancy Lacko
 35 Nancy Decker Ehrle, in memory of Elwood B. Ehrle    You Are Not Alone Group
 36 Anonymous   Master Gardener Volunteer
 37 ZML Consulting    Judi Mallory Sabo
 Stage Right Linda & Dr. Almario M. Garaza    Jeri Smith
Kim Mack 
 Stage Left Linda & Dr. Almario M. Garaza   Jeri Smith
Kim Mack 
 Japanese Maple Bed Betty and Jerry Mason, in memory of Sallie Kittredge   Kalamazoo in Bloom
 53 (Arcadia Festival Site) Nabil Ghazal, in memory of Aziz & Warda Chamoun   Nabil Ghazal
 58 Barb & Gordon Miller, in memory of Francis & Irene Hamilton and Phil & Ethel Miller   Colleen Holloway
 59 City of Kalamazoo    Julie Brenneman 
 60 Kalamazoo Valley Plant Growers Cooperative   Rita & Horst Achenbach
 61 East Jordan Plastics    Shirley Wise
 62 Ball Horticultural Company   Barbara Perkovic
 First National Bank  planters First National Bank   First National Bank
 Transportation Center  Kalamazoo Valley Plant Growers Cooperative   Burke View Garden Club
Crane Park Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC   Jan Dekema, Rena Fields, Chris Patchell
       
 Portage      
 Butterfly beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Kendall Auto, Jane Kirk
Amy Lemmer
 Portage Gateway Bed City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Inga Wilson
 South Arboretum beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Portage Garden Club
 City Hall beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Cherri Glowe
Hill-McSawby Family
Kim Laird
Sue Lane
Gabriel Petrie
Keith VanFulpen
Barb Webber
 Director's Circle bed City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses 
  Cara Terry 
 Library Lane beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Charlotte Kelley
Portage District Library bed City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
   Sherryl Arno-Bosker
 Veteran's Memorial beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses 
  Joyce Tuinier 
Keith Van Fulpen
 Portage Senior Center City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses 
  Portage Senior Center Volunteer Gardeners


2013

BED SPONSOR   ADOPTER
Kalamazoo       
 1 Gary Sisters Foundation
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation
  Deb Cardiff
 2 Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation
Dorothy U. Dalton Foundation 
  Deb Cardiff
 7 Anonymous, in honor of Ruth Richardson    Kenneth and Marlena Kirton
 10 Kalamazoo Community Foundation
"LOVE WHERE YOU LIVE"
  Kalamazoo Community Foundation
 11 Wenke Greenhouses    Joann Dodson
 12 WMU Landscape Services
Al-Par Peat
Michigan Grower Products 
  Kathy Kinas
Margaret Strzelecki
 13 Discover Kalamazoo    Barb Trenter
 14  Miller Energy   Desiree Hahn 
 15 David and Diane Gallivan    Leona Petkoff
 16 Martha and James Hilboldt    Gabriel Petrie 
 16a Jack and Andy Hopkins    Gabriel Petrie 
  17 Best Way Disposal    Rosalie and Don Philipp 
 18 Dr. and Mrs. Robert A. Fabi    Scott and Kim Paff
 19 River Street Flowerland    Jeanne Fielder
Julie Risch 
 20 Ed and Ruth Heinig, in honor of Carolyn and John Houdek,
champion volunteers 
   Theresa Spencer
 21 River Street Flowerland    Jeanne Fielder
Julie Risch
 22 MLive Media Group    Amanda McPhail
 23 Jim & Maggie Woodruff    Candice Gancia 
 24 Candice Gancia and John Howe    Westwood Garden Club
 26 The Cain Family, in memory of Tim Cain    Howard Cain and daughters Laurie Cain,
Julie Cain-Derouin and Mary Shuster
 27 MANN+HUMMEL USA    Kristen Pruitt
Theresa Spencer
 28 Sandra Peterson-Smott and Ken Smott    Jean Schweitzer
 29 Tyler Little Family Foundation, in memory of Steven Little Tyler    Anonymous
 30 Kalamazoo Garden Council    Gardenettes Garden Club
 31 Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC   Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC
(Jan Dekema, Rena Fields, Chris Patchell)
 32 Thomas and Gail Kasdorf    PK Lytle, Linda Waling, Rose Quoss
 33 Service Club Honoraries    Coby Chalmers
 34 Kalamazoo Westside Lions Club    Nancy Lacko
Sue Binning
 35 Orrin B. Hayes    DJ Jones
David Hough
 36 Extreme Power Equipment
Bennett Management Corp. 
  Master Gardener Volunteer
 37 ZML Consulting    Judi Mallory Sabo
 Stage Right Dr. Almario and Linda Garaza    Jeri Smith
Kim Mack 
 Stage Left Nancy Decker Ehrle, in memory of Elwood B. Ehrle    Jeri Smith
Kim Mack 
 Japanese Maple Bed Betty and Jerry Mason    Becky Yaple
Alexis Schollmeyer
 53 (Arcadia Festival Site) Nabil Ghazal   Tenants of Arcadia Commons
 58 Barb Miller, in honor of Sandy Elfring    Colleen Holloway
 59 City of Kalamazoo    Julie Brenneman 
 60 City of Kalamazoo    Common Ground Network
 61 East Jordan Plastics    Shirley Wise
 62 Kalamazoo Valley Plant Growers Cooperative    Shirley Wise
 First National Bank planters First National Bank   First National Bank
 Transportation Center  Kalamazoo Valley Plant Growers Cooperative   Burke View Garden Club
       
 Portage      
 Canoe beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Amy Lemmer 
 South Arboretum beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Portage Garden Club
Maria Long 
 City Hall beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Kendall Auto (Jane Kirk)
Amy Lemmer
Kim Laird
Colleen Holloway 
 Director's Circle bed City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses 
  Cara Terry 
 Library Lane bed City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses
  Cheri Glowe
Madalyn Colvin
Sue Lane
Ann Marie Kreuzer 
Dorie Ehrig
 Veteran's Memorial beds City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses 
  Joyce Tuinier 
Keith Van Fulpen
 Portage Senior Center City of Portage
Corstange Greenhouses 
  Joyce Tuinier
Senior Center Volunteers


2012 Bed Adopters

Kalamazoo

David Bills & Chuck Madden, Julie Brenneman, Kim Brown, Fran Buell, Cain Family, Deb Cardiff, Carol Case, Lynda Colvin, Karen Czuk, Joann Dodson, Jeanne Fielder & Julie Risch, Candice Gancia, Gardenettes Garden Club, Grow & Show Garden Club, Colleen Holloway, Kenneth & Marlena Kirton, Judi Mallory Sabo, Linda & John Mason, Michael McDonnell, Lisa McGehee, Amanda McPhail, Scott & Kim Paff, Leona Petkoff, Rosalie & Don Philipp, Rose Quoss, Linda Waling & PK Lytle, Jean Schweitzer, Jeri Smith & Kim Mack, Barb Trenter, Ron VanMeter, Shirley Wise, Wells Fargo Advisors, Westwood Garden Club, WMU Landscape Services, Becky Yaple, Burke View Garden Club, (Kalamazoo Transportation Center), First National Bank (Michigan Avenue & Park Street), Tenants of Arcadia Condominiums (Arcadia Festival Site), Crane Park Beautification Project (Crane Park), Comstock Community Center (Comstock Community Center), Kalamazoo Master Gardener Program (Nazareth Building on Gull Road)

Portage

Joyce Buxton-Tuinier, Carol Carter, Community Living Options, Colleen Holloway, Jane Kirk & Kendall Auto Repair, Ann Marie Kreuzer, Amy Lemmer, Vickie Lewiston, Portage Garden Club, Portage Senior Center Volunteers, Christina Sarkisian, Cara Terry, Amanda Ziemkowski, 

2012 Bed Sponsors 

Al-Par Peat, Ball Horticultural Company, Best Way Disposal, Bronson Children’s Hospital, Burger King, Cain Family in memory of Tim Cain, City of Kalamazoo, City of Portage, Discover Kalamazoo, East Jordan Plastics, Nancy Decker Ehrle, Extreme Power Equipment, Dr. & Mrs. Robert A. Fabi, First National Bank, Candice Gancia & John Howe, Dr. Almario & Linda Garaza, Phillip C. & Betty J. Georgeau, Girl Scouts Heart of West Michigan in honor of Girl Scouts’ 100th Anniversary, Greenstone Farm Credit Services, Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation, Ed & Ruth Heinig in honor of John & Carolyn Houdek, Jack & Andy Hopkins, Ingersoll Family in memory of Henry T. Weessies, Irving S. Gilmore Foundation, Kalamazoo Community Foundation, Kalamazoo Garden Council, Kalamazoo Valley Plant Growers Cooperative, Kalamazoo Westside Lions Club, Thomas & Gail Kasdorf, June Marlett, Jerry & Elizabeth Upjohn Mason, Master Gardener Volunteers, Michigan Grower Products, Miller Energy, Orrin B. Hayes, River Street Flowerland, Sandra Peterson-Smott & Ken Smott, Bob & Carol Tuesley, Mary L. Tyler, VanderSalm’s-Flipse Flowershop, WMU Landscape Services


2011 Bed Sponsors Dr. & Mrs. Robert Fabi, Candice Gancia & John Howe, Dr. & Mrs. Almario Garaza, Edward & Ruth Heinig, Thomas & Gail Kasdorf, Virginia VanDalson, Jim & Maggie Woodruff,  Ball Horticultural Co., Best Way Disposal, City of Kalamazoo, Discover Kalamazoo, East Jordan Plastics, First National Bank, Greenstone Financial Credit Services, Kalamazoo Garden Council, Kalamazoo Valley Plant Growers Cooperative, Ladies Library Association, Olin & Muriel Prather Foundation, River Street Flowerland, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC, Wenke Greenhouses

2011 Bed Adopters (by bed) David Bills & Chuck Madden, Julie Brenneman & Sue Carlson, Kim Brown, Cain Family, Deb Cardiff, Carol Case, Lynda Colvin, Janet Corstange, Kelly Wallace DeSmit, Joann Dodson, Jeanne Fielder & Julie Risch, Candice Gancia & Amy Lemmer, Phyllis & Wayne Herring, Colleen Holloway, DJ Jones, Kenneth & Marlena Kirton, Nancy Lacko & Sue Binning, Michael McDonnell, Amanda McPhail, Connie Micklin & Grow & Show Garden Club, Constance Nitsch, Rebecca Patterson & Shawn Willis, Leona Petkoff, Rosalie & Don Philipp, Jan Prange, Rose Quoss, Linda Waling & PK Lytle, Judi Mallory Sabo, Jean Schweitzer, Sara Smith, Jeri Smith & Kim Mack, Gary Stratton, Gerry Tregerman, Shirley Wise, Gardenettes Garden Club, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC, Westwood Garden Club, WMU Landscape Services

 

If we have made any errors, please email Monika Trahe at director@kalamazooinbloom.org.

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