Patrons and Contributors

The Ames Children’s Choirs gratefully acknowledge all who contribute to support our programs

The gifts listed are current as of  October 2017 to October 2018

Encore! ($1000 and above)

Ames Commission on the Arts

Durbin & Zheng Family

Paul Hertz


Bravo! ($500 – 999)


Kiwanis Club of Ames

Emil & Mary Kay Polashek


Standing Ovation ($250 – 499)

Bethesda Women Ministries

Hickory Park

Bruce & Diane Janvrin

(in memory of Brice Charles Janvrin)

Charles & Chris Lloyd

Sylvia Munsen

Siemens Caring Hands


Cheers and Raves ($100 – 249)


Jim Beckwith

Gerald & Sara Chase

Christian Counseling

Companion Animal Clinic

Dairy Queen

Dentistry at Somerset

Gilbert Lions Club

Wayne & Mary Gregoire

Tom & Debbie Johnson

Patricia Newman

Monica Pearson

Mark & Sandra Peterson

Hannah Polashek

Pyfferoen Pediatric Dentistry

Russell Piano Service

Klaus Ruedenberg

Donald & Gaye Simonson

Dr. Thomas Stark

Kent & Marcy Thomas

Loren & Solvay Twedt

The Vault

Dario Zaffarano & Jan Seibel

Suzanne Zaffarano

United Way of Story County


Resounding Applause ($50-99)


Carol Bailey

Ray & Dawn Bratsch-Prince

Randy & Sara Compton

Jake & Ruth Graves

Roger Jones

James & Marilyn Mullin

Donna Newbrough & Lee Burchinal

Nikki Nails

Perfect Games

The Open Flame

Pam Sibbel Music Studio

Suzanne Zaffarano


Curtain Calls (up to $49)

Achilles Avraamides & Dilys Morris All American Turf Beauty


Thomas & Betty Barton

Louis & Pat Banitt

George Burnet & Martha Anderson

Zachary Daly

Carole Horowitz

Herman Quirmbach

Philip & Barbara Schendel

Ted Tostlebe & Marilyn Hanson

Mark Widrlechner

Philip & Jane Zaring

In-Kind Contributions



Heuss Printing, Inc.

ISU Department of Music

Panera Bread

Russ & Wendy Pixler

Emil & Mary Kay Polashek

Reid Stephenson

Dr. Christina Svec



Program Sponsors


Duck Worth Wearing

Fareway Food Stores

Hy-Vee Drugtown

JAX Outdoor Gear

Pizza Ranch

Pyfferoen Pediatric Dentistry

Rieman Music

Russell Piano Service

Thomas M. Stark D.D.

Consider making a tax-deductible donation to Ames Children’s Choirs!

You’ll receive a receipt and recognition in our programs for one year.