Sarah’ is grateful to all who so generously donate their time, talent, and treasure to our work and mission.
We invite YOU to become part of our giving circle, “Friends of Sarah’s,” by pledging a monthly or reoccurring financial gift that will help us plan as we continue to meet the needs of our residents.
Sarah’s Director, Cheryl Behrent, and Community Relations Associate, Martha West, were thrilled to receive a generous donation from the American Association of University Women, St Paul Chapter.
2017 Breakfast Buffet and Benefit Sponsors and Hosts
Event Sponsors: Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration; Marilyn Harder; Holy Spirit Catholic Church and School; William McDonald and Virginia Claessens McDonald; St. Catherine University Theology Department, Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province, Sue Reaney Contributing Sponsors: Susan and Rick Cummings, Mary Hunt, Guardian Angels Catholic Church, Renuka Jayatunge, Betty and Joe Schindler; Hosts: Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota, Teri Peterson, Thrivent Financial, Marcia and Richard Reardon, Martha West and Karen Smith; Co-Hosts: Linda Crosby, Jeffrey Grosscup, Beth Villaume, Sarah Hunt, Robert Laing, Cheryl Thomas, Anonymous
Friends of Sarah's Giving Circle
Tewabech Badorie, Cheryl Behrent, Simret Belete, Jackie Bohrer, Joe and Mary Beth Boyle, Sarah Brenes, Kathleen and Stewart Brooks, Mary Beth and Joseph Boyle, Martha Conway and Joe Claus, Mawoulawae A. Foli, Aaron Humble, Mary Hunt, Renuka Jayatunge, Cathy Jo LaManita, Meghan Mason, Beryl Theresa McHale, Christine Ndayishimiye, Eleanore and William Pederson, Barbara and Timothy Ryan, Ruth K. Ryan, Kathleen Reidell, Betty Schindler, Monica Shaffer, Sharon Sinclair, Martha West and Karen Smith, Kathleen Wallenta, Mary T. Weinberg, Michael Ziomko
Aaron Humble, Abby Kanzer, Abesha for Habesha, Adrienne Betchkal, Alison Griffith, Allyson Hayward, Allison Chant, Alyce Eaton, Amy Finnegan, Amy Tuchenhagen, Ann Ducatelli, Ann Shields, Anne Archbold and Paul Sommers, Anna Behnan, Anne Crowningshield, Andrea Dowd, Anne and Charlie Leck, Annette Hegler, Ansgar Holmberg, Barbara Kellett, Benjamin and Ann Osmond, Belde Building Maintenance Corporation (Greg and Julie Belde), Bernice Caruth, Beth and John Villaume, Beth Wickum, Betty and Joe Schindler, Beverly Zweig, Blanche (Bea) Abdallah, Bev and John Bachman, Breanna Berg, Brian McDonell, Bridgette Kelly, Brigette Marty, Brynn Smith, Cara Anthony, Caroline Burke, Carolyn Puccio, Catholic Katies Club, Cathy Jo LaMantia, Cecilia and Tracy Farr, Chana Ouray, Cherisse Saron-Garrity, Cheryl Thomas, Christina Casey, Christine Ndayishimiye, Christi Johnson, Christy Hall, Chuck and Sue Percival, Claire Frederick, Colleen Gegen and Denise Testa, Colleen Hegranes, Colleen O’Malley, Colleen Tollefson, Cornelia Dahm and Daniel Chen, Corrine Bauer, Corrine Ertz, Corrine McCarthy, Courtney Gerber, Cristeen Custer, D’Ann and James Lesch, Dawn and W. Curtis Galloway, Dawna and Michael Tierney, Debra and Keith Miner, Debra Filer, Deborah Chernick, Devon van Tyn, Diana Schansberg, Diane Gardner, Dick Sarafolean, Doris Peterson, Doug and Jane Koons, Elizabeth Inserra, Elizabeth Kerwin and Mary Clare Korb, Elizabeth Steffen, Ellen Viner, Emily Carman, Emily Good, Erica Carlson, Erik and Karen Jothen, Eva K. Stukenberg, Faith and James Clark, Frances Howard, Gail Bliven, George Baboila, George M Golden, Geraldine Beckmann, Gerard and Louise Olson, Ginny Claessens McDonald and Bill McDonald, Graham Severson, Healing House of St Paul (Laure Schwartz), Heather Tracey, Hilary Otey Wold, Jacqueline Mosio, Jane Gerber, Jane O’Neill, Jean Adams and George Mikutowski, Jean Wincek, Jenna Nomeland, Jill Jordan, Jill Underdahl, Jill Warren, Jim and Ellen Nester, Jo Ann Ford, Joan and Robert Tukey, Joan Maynard, Joanne Tromiczak-Neid, John and Lois Rogers, John Smith, Honorable John and Mrs. Van de North, Jr., Josh Heisick, Josie Daly, Joyce Stretten, Judith Collopy, Judy Gallagher, Judith Rodel, Julia Olmstead, Julie Garner-Pringle, Julie Loosbrock, Kate Meyer, Kathleen Groh, Karen Zeleznak and James Fournier, Kathleen and Douglas Schwartz, Kathleen Laughlin, Kathleen McKay, Katherine McLaughlin, Kathy Whaley, Keith and Debra Becker, Kelly Ladwig, Kim Dinsey-Read, Kristin Weingartz, Kristine Brelje, Kristina Senden, Lahens and Jena St. Fleur, Laura deRosier, Laurie Greeno, Linda Crosby, Linda Taylor, Linda and Lino Zelada, Lisa M. Fink, Lisa Licence, Lisa Marshall, Lisa Rodacker, Lisa Willems, Liz O’Toole, Lou Ann Tighe, Lynn Scott, Marcia and Richard Reardon, Marcie Spears, Margaret McRaith, Margaret Pharris, Marjorie Hogan, Marie Paulo, Marie Theresa Belanger, CSJ, Marilyn Harder, Marilyn Woolley, Martha Nemesi, Mary Calder, Mary L. Connelly, Mary Goetz, Marty Roers, Mary and Tom Johnson, Mark Muller and Amy Smith, Marie Murphy, Mary Jean Mulherin, Mary Katherine O’Hearn, Mary Ann Suttle, Mary Clare Baldus, Mary Cunningham, Mary Ellen Halverson, Mary Gross, Mary Jane Doll, Mary Jaruszewski, Mary Kaye Medinger, Mary Louise and Daniel Klas, Mary Syfax Noble, Mary T. Byrne, Mary Lamski, Mary T. Weinburg, Mary Wagner and Bill Moore, Meki Garvey, Melissa Gatten, Michael and Patricia Kipka, Michael and Priscilla LaBerge, Michael Donahue and Bonnie Wek, Michelle Hueg, Mike Powers, Mona Passman, Monica Bieter, Monica Lubitz, Monica Shaffer, Morgaine Butler, Nancy Davis, Nancy and Robert Braschler, Nancy Olson, Nancy Parlin, Nicholas and Joyce Olsen, Pam Santerre, Pat Alexander, Pat and Bill Behrent, Patricia and John Gries, Patrick and Mary Pat Fitzpatrick, Patrick Duffy, Patrick Pfundstein, Paul and Roberta Murphy, Paul and Carrie Tatro, Paula Fischer, Paula and Kate Molnau, Peg Schwendeman, Peg Franzen, Peter and Karen Loewenson, Phil and Julie Ledermann, Philip Byrne, Phyllis Parker and Tami Connelly, Rachel Kumher, Ralph and Mary Himrod, Ralph and Pat Norusis, Regula Russelle, Renee and David Sonka, Richard and Kathleen Hanousek, Rita Mailander, Robert and Joyce Humboldt, Rojina McCarthy, Ruby Hanson, Ruth Kvasnicka, Ruth Olson, Ruth Ryan, Samuel Clark, Sabrina Anderson, Sara and Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer, Sarah Henely, Sarah Hunt, Sarah Miller, Sayge Carroll, Sharon Fitzgerald, Sharon Haas, Sharon Powell, Sharon Sinclair, Sheryl Niebuhr, Shirley Schaefer, Simret Belete, Stacey Poirier and Edward Linder, Steve and Christine Clemens, Stuart and Katherine Nielsen, Sue Arcand, Sue Kueppers, Sunny Reed, Susan Jungbauer, Susan and Rick Cummings, Susan Hames, Sue Reaney, Susan Weberg, Tammy Villegas, Taylor Harwood, Terese Fink Peterson, Terri and James Clark, Tewabech Badorie, Thelma and Chuka Obah, Thomas and Patricia Emmer, Thomas Sager, Tina Rockett, Timothy and Barbara Ryan, William C. McDonough, Valerie and Gerald Vagts, Virginia McCain
Sarah’s wishes to thank our anonymous donors as well.
In Memory of Tony Connelly
Mary Connelly, CSJ, Mary T. Byrne, Frances Howard, Michael and Priscilla LaBerge, Dick Sarafolean, Thomas Sager, Susan Jungbauer, Kathy Whaley, Michael and Patricia Kipka, Douglas and Kathleen Schwartz, Colleen Gegen and Denise Testa, Lisa Willems, Mary Jaruszewski, Patrick Duffy, Jane Wandmacher, Susan Pfeifer, Estate of Anthony Connelly
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet Ministries Foundation; Otto Bremer Trust; Edina Realty Foundation–Grand Ave Office in St Paul; Patrick and Aimee Butler Family Foundation; Association of American University Women (AAUW)-St. Paul Branch.
Service Providers, Groups and Businesses
Breadsmith (Grand Ave, St. Paul), Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota, International Institute of Minnesota, La Patisserie, Spoils of Wear, Good Cause Greetings, Highland Business Association, Thrivent Financial
Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration, Guardian Angels Catholic Church, Holy Spirit Catholic Church and School, Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates, Spirit of St Stephens Catholic Community, St. Brigid Family Center, St. Paul’s Monastery, The Justice Commission of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates
St Mary of the Lake Anti-Human Trafficking Working Group (Sue Arcand), Celebrate You (Nancy Cox), Mary DuPlessis-Tcheclu, Susan and Rick Cummings, Bernice Caruth, Sue Reaney