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Thanks to Our Star Donors


These donors made a significant investment in the library during the past year (July 1, 2019 and November 10, 2020). Their contributions have a substantial impact on the library’s service to the community.

Library Benefactors    

Ruth and James Anderson
Judy Argentieri
Joyce Bohrer
William Capel
Donna Chapel
Jennifer Cromley
Trisha Crowley
Dorothy Ann David and Steven Woodard
Jim and Laurie Dey
Jason and Lynnette Dodds
Austin and Sarah Ducey
John Dudley
Ann Einhorn
Rusty and Jill Freeland
Friends of the Champaign Public Library
Cecilia Gaines
Jim and Mars Gentry
Jody Hanger and Christopher Hannauer
Allen and Susan Hartter
John and Barbara Hecker
Bruce and Jan Hinely
G. Robert Hughes, Jr. and Mary-alayne Hughes
Bob and Sarah Illyes
Jack and Jill of America Foundation
Paula Kaufman
Patrick Keenan
Jeffrey and Patricia Kirby
James Kuklinski
B. Lakshminarayanan and Kavitha Raman
Chuck and Annette Lansford
Joshua and Shawna Martell
Dennis Muncy
Alan and Kassandra Nudo
Donna Pittman
Robeson Family Benefit Fund
Christie Roszkowski
Rotary Club of Champaign

Library Guardians      

Richard Allen Avner
Jim and Nancy Bell
Wes and Laura Curtis
Benjamin Davis
Anne Ellison
Eugene and Reba Hall
Georgine Hembrough
Patricia Johnson
Katharine and Robert Jones
Laura Keller
Sallie Haynes Miller
Michael and Brittany Millington
Bill and Wilma O’Brien
Martha Palit
Gregg Perry
Barbara Phillips
Gloria and Brian Rainer
Amanda Raklovits
Grant and Jennifer Robbennolt
Mike Rogalla
Dave and Anita Seiler
David and Jan Sholem
Elizabeth Stegmaier and Stephen Runkle
Lott and SuAnn Thomas
United Way Emerging Leaders
David and Christina Whippo
Jewell White
Sarah Williams
Marsha Woodbury
Jerald Wray
Valorie Young

Library Investors      

Amy Al-Shabibi
Mary Beastall
Marie Berman
Dorothy Brown Family
Ann Campbell
Roy and Ann Campbell
Steve and Donna Carter
Hillary Casey
Paul Cole
Juan Cruz
Margareth Etienne
Susan Feldman
Dave Fernandes
Janet R. Fitch
Barbara Ford
Pat Gill
Dana and Tami Gray
Daphne Greaves
Lee Greenstein
Beth Haken
Essie Harris
Barbara Hayes
Kristina Hoerner
David and Deborah Keith
Susan Kiddoo
Jan Kiley
Charles Kozoll
Philip Krein
Bud and Sandy Leister
Helen Levin
Eva Liu
Melanie Loots
Molly MacRae
Rajeev Malik and Rochelle Gutierrez
Ed and Brenda Mehnert
Christen Mercier
Mervis Industries
Scott Meyer and Beth Shirk
Jordan Neal
Mark Nelson and Kathleen Collins
Terry and Margaret Noonan
Robert O’Daniell
OLLI New Yorker Group
Daniel Parker
Robert J. and Carol Penka
Barbara Ramsey
Cliff and Anita Schwartz
Jason Scott and Maria Gillombardo
Kathy Shannon and Matt Frank
Anne and David Sharpe
Melanie Starke
Dike and Roxie Stirrett
Greg Stock
Kenwood and Lori Sullivan
Patricia Tuchman
Justin York
John and Virgie Young
Craig and Julie Zilles

Additional Donors

Carl and Nadja Altstetter
Wells and Joann Anderson
Dana Antonelli
Susan Appel
Lokman Aykal
Connie Bandy
James Barham
Eugene and Kathleen Barton
Michael Bass
Joe and Miriam Bauers
Donna Bazzani
John and Kathleen Bennett
Alice Berkson
Mary Bissey and Neil Strack
Charles Blair
Jill Bouvet
Howard Bovan
Amy Braghini
Charles and Patricia Bruns
Cindy Brya
Joyce Bunce
Jean Burridge
Sydney Cameron
Steve and Donna Carter
Randall and Deborah Cekander
Champaign-Urbana Chinese American Association
Champaign-Urbana Herb Society
Shari Clapp
Linda Coleman
Barbara Colson
Community Women’s Friendship Club
Ellen Corcoran
Mark Costello
Victor Cox
Cozad Asset Management, Inc.
Rhonda Craig
Mark and Kathy Cushing
Dorothy Damewood
Frank and Carol Dinovo
Donald Dodson
Robert Michael Doyle
Caitlin Drake
Ata Durukan
John and Astrid Dussinger
Jim and Brenda Edgar
Richard Ensrud
Mara Fass
Thelma Fite
Jean and Richard Flood
Sarah Foltz
Mary Ann Ford
Thomas Frey
Amie Gable
Juanita Gammon
M.L. Giuffre
Candace Gwin
Laurel Halfar
Terence and Sharon Harkness
Bill and Nancy Hatch
Adrienne Hays
Cassi Head
Helen Heberton
Richard and Gloria Helfrich
Sylvia Herzog
Gavin Hitchins
Zarina Hock
Kay Hodson
Charles and Maddie Holder
Virginia and Daniel Holder
Chi Ming Huang
Henry Huang
Bruce and Ingrid Hutchings
Hazel Hutchison
Heidi Imker
Leigha Ingermann
Judy Jackson
Sheldon Jacobson and Janet Jokela
Jerry and Helen Jahn
Kathie Kading
James and Maxine Kaler
John and Carol Kamerer
Kevin and Sara Kennedy
Amanda Klousnitzer-Hutchens
Edward and Antje Kolodziej
Kimberlie Kranich
Sheila and Phil Krein
Edward and Margaret Krol
Joe and Sheila Lamb
Fannie Lambert
Mariella Lansford
Janet Leroy
Lou and Mary Liay
Ann Lowry
Sue Loy
Joan Lund
John and Bonnie Lynch
Bonnie Markiewicz
The Material Girls
Alice May
David W. McCall
Mark McCleary
Mary Ellen McConnell
Michael and Jane McCulley
Gale McGavack
JoAnn McNaughton-Kade
Christen Mercier
Dorothy Mikucki
George and Liz Miley
Mark Mongeau
John Murphy and Cara Finnegan
Alexus Nailon-Motley
Jill Naiman
Douglas Nelson and Janet Ellis-Nelson
Jeff and Kathy Nicholas
Richard Noel
Elizabeth Pehrson
Gail Pfeifer
David Pherigo
Alexander Polischuk and Iryna Maksymchuk
Lee Poole
David and Elizabeth Powell
Davendra Ramkumar and Japhia Jayasingh-Ramkumar
Ed and Lois Rath
Cathy Rector
Jane and Eli Khuri-Reid
Andrew Ries
Estelle Roberts
Maggie Ross
Gloria Roubal
John Ryan
Timothy Sandholm
Thun Sandy
Paul and Susan Schomer
Dawn Schultz
Dante Scott
Fred and Cathy Segovich
Kenneth and Joan Sensenbrenner
Lyle and Kathleen Sharp
Myron and Sonya Sholem
Ruthann Shurts
Mary Skirvin
Amy Snyder
Joy Specht
Betty Spero
Kevin and Nancy Sullivan
Joy Thornton
Peter and Ina Tomaras
Rosemary Trippe
Patricia Tuchman
Heather Tucker
Cynthia Turner
Paula VanDeWyngaerde
John Veneto
Joanne Vician
Michael and Lila Vodkin
Ed and Joyce Wagner
Kathy Walsh
Joan Walton
Shawn and Lonna Washer
Amelia Weber
Kathleen Weibel
Melissa Wenger
Linda Wessels
Marilyn  Whittaker
Mark and Sandy Williams
Suzanne Wingate
Charles and Sarah Wisseman
Rachel Wooley
Justin York
Valorie Young
Zoe Zaloudek
Rui Zhao
Craig and Julie Zilles
Heidi and Stacey Zulauf-Mulderink
Chet Zych

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Donna Pittman
Library Director
217/403-2040
dpittman@champaign.org

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