2017 Financial Partners

To support our mission, Sierra Nevada Journeys relies on the generous support of our financial partners. We are grateful to the partners listed below for supporting us in our quest to improve science education, encourage critical thinking skills and foster natural resource stewardship.

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The California Endowment

$50,000 - $249,999

Sierra Health Foundation

$10,000 - $49,999

Arconic Foundation
Irma Ceunis & Simone C.  Wynant Foundation
Helen Close Charitable Foundation
Community Foundation of Western Nevada
Sandra A. Daugherty Foundation
Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation
Clarence and Martha Jones Family Foundation
Roxie and Azad Joseph Foundation
Kelly Foundation
Estelle J. Kelsey Foundation
Marshall R. Matley Foundation
William G. McGowan Charitable Fund
David and Lynne Morgan
Nevada Mining Association
Nevada State Parks
The Norris-Rocaberte Family Foundation
NV Energy Foundation
Mark and Sharon Owen
PPG Industries Foundation
Nell J. Redfield Foundation
Reno Rotary Foundation
Raymond C. Rude Supporting Foundation at the Community Foundation of Northern Nevada
Stillwater Foundation
Sustainable Forestry Initiative - Project Learning Tree
Terry Lee Wells Foundation
Truckee Meadows Water Authority
Truckee River Fund at Community Foundation of Western Nevada
United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra

$5,000 - $9,999

The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. - Nevada Chapter
Carlson Family Foundation
Kramer Family Foundation
Richard and Claire Mueller
Nevada State Bank
William N. Pennington Foundation
John Ben Snow Memorial Trust
State of Nevada Commission on Construction Education
Trout Unlimited - Sagebrush Chapter
Verizon Foundation
Susanne and Gloria Young Foundation

$1,000 - $4,999

Gail Aldrich
Terry Beaty and Anne Mehringer
Mark and Mona Burrell
Carrera-Joffe Foundation
Catamount Fund, LTD
Common Good Community Foundation
Bob Daugherty
Rocky and Gail Deal
Johanna DeKay
Eaton and Kate Dunkelberger
Robert Eaton and James McPherson
EBARA International Corporation
Enterprise Holdings Foundation
Richard and Susan Gobbs
Grizzly Ranch Golf Club
Jane Grossman and Brad Rassler
Oliver and Karen Grosz
Daniel and Denise Klaich
Lahontan Community Foundation Fund held at Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation
Jonathan and Kimberly Mueller
Jill Myatt
NV Energy
Tim and Theresa Ortez
James and Gail Pfrommer
Sacramento Region Community Foundation
Karen Senger
Sohn Family
Shane Tucker and Marsha Baird
Union Pacific Foundation
Washoe County School District
Weingart Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation
Scott Yarnes
Yelp Foundation

$250 - $999

Joseph Evans and Kim Aldrich
Alpine Insurance
James Ambrose
Christine and Tristan Armstrong
Mary Barnes
Greg and Candace Bortolin
Brian Browder
David and Maxine Clark Family Fund
Marianne Denton
Dieter Family Foundation
Megan and Brian Duggan
Peter and Evelyn Dunkelberger
Alice Goddard
David Gordon
David M. Feinberg
Carrie Fountain-Davis
Catherine Leon and Josh Hartzog
Adam and Kate Hermon
Sharon and Raymond Hess
Jewish Communal Fund
Noreen Leary
The Lemelson Foundation
Mike Obayashi
Patagonia Outlet Reno
Bob and Carol Petersen
Emilie Reafs and Chris Rollison
Daniel and Susan Sorensen
Eric and Kathryn Stein
Andrew Stevenson
Dave Stockman
Kristin and Greg Szabo
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
Wild Sheep Foundation
Jerry and Janet Zebrack

$10 - $249

Amber and Kyle Aiton
Jill Alger
Bob and Mary Alessandrelli
AmazonSmile Foundation
Art Spot Reno
Jonna and David AuCoin
Wesley and Gaylelynne Ayres
Alex Barnes
Sarah Barnes
Beacon Trust/Fidelity Foundation
Sandra Beckett
Eugene and Tonya Belli
Leroy Bergstrom
Chelsey and Kyle Brice
Brian and Amanda Broumas
Michael Brown and Rosa Davis
Richard Bruno
Katie Burnett
Jane Burnham
Don and Mary Busick
Quynh Cao-Vuong and Mylang Cao
Tiffany and Enrique Carmona
Carola Cassaro
Marilynn Cebe
Linda Clift
Steve and Laura Colten
Gene and Sharon Conklin
John and Sheri Cook
Ralph and Barbara Courtnay
Patrick and Melanie Crawford
Cynthia Cindy Cruess
Traci Dean
Charlie Dodson
Kelley Downs
Mary E. Doyle
Sally Duffy
John and Carol Duggan
Kevin Duggan
Silver Dwinell
Stu and Shera Eckles
Chamaea Edwards
Jeffrey and Brenda Erdoes
Patricia J. Evans
Wendy Firestone
Matthew and Sonia Folsom
Harvey and Nancy Fennell
Patricia Fratzke
Georgia Gardner
Grant and Joan Gardner
Peter Gilbert
Giving Assistant
Michael Gleason and Wanda Stallings
Shannon and Ian Griswold
Amelia and Robert Gulling
Jennifer and John Hallett
Kelly and Rick Hamburger
Marcia Hanamura
Michelle Herzbrun
Jenna Herzog and Bill Siska
Sean Hill and Sarah Gobbs-Hill
Sharon Holland
Laurie Hostmeyer
Chris and Rachel Huff
Charles Johnson and Samantha Robinet
Davene Kaplan
Virginia Keely
Wendy Key
Steven Kluge
Paul and Karyn Knobel
Greg and Elizabeth Krause
Karen Lambek
Harvey Lambert
Elisabeth Lane
Sam and Adriann LaRue
Loud as Folk

$10 - $249 Continued

Becky Lubbe
Jaclyn March
Nancy Martin and Susan Schmid
Betsy Mates and David Miller
Carol Maytum
Angela and Charles McCuskey
Joy and Jim McMorran
Christine McMorrow
Jerry and Cathy McNamara
Mesa Rim Climbing and Fitness Center
David and Betsy Miller
Krista Moore
John and Lee Moran
Russell O. Morgan
Elizabeth Mulrooney
Jamy Myatt
Mary Jo Higgins Nielsen
Elizabeth Olness
Jerald S. Oxarart
Peter and Lynda Paffrath
Janet and Stephen Pederson
Jacqueline Pistorello
Wade and Allison Platz
Serena Pritchard
Marlys Pryor
Denise Quon
Alexis Robertson
Razor Family Trust
Chris Reilly
Ralph and Carole Rogers
Maria Rosales-Garcia
Fayth Ross
Cathy and RickTrachok
Carl Treseder
Fred Smith and Jennifer Lind
Charles and Trista Snay
Tom and Andrea Sorensen
Arianne Sorreta and Jeremy Murray
Sharon Sperry and Tyler Simonton
Gregory Stanphill
Jason Stanphill
Patricia A. Stich
Allison and Edan Strekal
Jeff Stephens
Emily Stott
Katherine Stufflebeam
Shawn Sullivan
Ronald Tangen and Nelly Tangen
Gina Tarbill
Brian and Amanda Trainor
Wells Fargo Community Support Campaign
James and Evelyn Whitehead
Carol and John Whiteside
Emelie and Vic Williams
Yvonne Wood-Antonuccio
Ken and Judy Worman
Yogurt Beach
Jadeen Young
Thomas and Laura Young
Matthew and Love Zubiller
Anna Zucker


David Crowther
Discovery Museum
Innevation Center University of Nevada, Reno
Kathryn Miles
Napa Sonoma
Nevada Cancer Coalition
Peppermill Resort Spa Casino
Reno 1868 FC
Reno Bighorns
Sierra Trading Post
Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits
Zoll Medical Corporation