Sponsors, Donors & Friends

2018 Donors

Supporting Excellence in Elmhurst's Public Schools!    

This list reflects direct monetary charitable donations & does not include purchases made to support event fundraising.


We apologize for the inadvertent omission of any donation.  Please contact us if we failed to recognize your generosity or prefer to be listed differently.

Valedictorian ($10,000+)

James & Marisa Bowen (FOYB)
James Owens & Gigi Owens

Partner($5,000 - $9,999)

Jan & Jim Dondlinger
Jeffrey & Stacy Janiak

Leader ($2,500 - $4,999)

Ballot Initiative Committee
Matthew & Kathleen Bialecki
John & Carolyn Doherty
Peter & Alison Dondlinger
Tom & Jennifer Hughes
Joe & Laura Maniola
Greg & Leslie Pozen

Champion ($1,000 - $2,499)

Mr. & Mrs. Eric Achepohl (FYOB)
Amy Belich
Mike & Dina Booth
The Bowbin Family (FOYB)
Randall Bronge (YCHSAA)
Brent & Shahara Byford
Will & Tammy Lee Conrardy
Jimmy & Elaine Daniegeles
Franczek Radelet Attorneys & Counselors
Charles & Patricia Georgas
Brandon Goehl
Steve & Katey Groya
Hassett Commercial Moving & Storage (FOYB)
Jill & Patrick Hayes
David Henry
Brian Kasmer & Sara Wilson
The Kersey Family
Adam & Ann Klimek
Patricia & Daniel Meesman
Robert & Jill Riecker
Warren & Missy Salek
John & Heather Stotts
Suburban Bank & Trust Co.
Wight & Co.

FYOB = Friends of York Baseball
YCHSAA = York Community High School Alumni Association


The Friend of the Foundation Annual Award was created to celebrate and honor volunteerism in the Elmhurst Public Schools, as well as to recognize those individuals who generously support the District 205 Foundation for Educational Excellence.


2019- Gigi Owens, 2018-Jill Riecker, 2017-Laura Maniola, 2016-Holly Kost, 2015-Jan Dondlinger, 2013-Elmhurst Jaycees, 2012-Val Stewart, 2011-Doug & Cindy Peterson


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Supporting Excellence in Elmhurst's Public Schools!   


The District 205 Foundation value those individuals and businesses that make supporting education a priority through their sponsorship donation. It is only with community support can we provide educational enhancements and opportunities that go beyond the limits of school budget dollars.  

All sponsors are recognized in a variety of ways on our website, in donor communication and at our annual gala and events. 

Click here for information on Corporate Sponsorship & Benefits

Please contact our Executive Director at 630-617-2328 to discuss the ways in which your sponsorship dollars can be targeted and  provide partnership opportunities.