2018 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

Nevada Division of Environmental Protection
Sierra Health Foundation
Truckee River Fund at Community Foundation of Western Nevada
United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra

$10,000 - $49,999

California Environmental Protection Agency
Carlson Family Foundation
E.L. Wiegand Foundation
Estelle J. Kelsey Foundation
Helen Close Charitable Foundation
John Ben Snow Memorial Trust
Marshall R. Matley Foundation
The Nell J. Redfield Foundation
Nevada Division of Forestry
Nevada Mining Association
Nevada State Parks
NV Energy Foundation
Raymond C. Rude Supporting Foundation at the Community Foundation of Northern Nevada
Reno Rotary Foundation
Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation
Roxie and Azad Joseph Foundation
SMUD Shine Sponsorship Program
State of Nevada Commission on Construction Education
Susanne and Gloria Young Foundation
Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc.
Terry Lee Wells Foundation
Thomas P. Raley Foundation
U.S. EPA, Office of Environmental Justice
William N. Pennington Foundation

$5,000 - $9,999

Gail and Bob Aldrich
Mark and Mona Burrell
Carrera-Joffe Foundation
Courage Sans Peur Foundation (Mary Yount)
Intel Corporation
Kelly Foundation
Daniel and Denise Klaich
Nevada Rangeland Resources Commission
Jim Sacherman
Sandra A. Daugherty Foundation
Trout Unlimited - Sagebrush Chapter
Verizon Foundation
Carol Whiteside

$1,000 - $4,999

James Ambrose
Bessie Minor Swift Foundation
Greg and Candace Bortolin
Brian Browder
Carson Water Subconservancy District
Catamount Fund, LTD
Rocky and Gail Deal
Johanna DeKay
Todd Denton and Julia Gold
Eaton and Kate Dunkelberger
Peter and Evelyn Dunkelberger
Enterprise Holdings Foundation
Richard and Susan Gobbs
Grizzly Ranch Golf Club
Jane Grossman and Brad Rassler
Oliver and Karen Grosz
Scott Kleinbaum and Jennifer Kleinbaum
Brooks Mancini
Microsoft Corporation
Mikuni Charitable Foundation
Richard and Claire Mueller
Nevada State Bank
New Belgium Brewing Company
Bob and Carol Petersen
James and Gail Pfrommer
Karen Senger
The Sohn Family
Sustainable Forestry Initiative - Project Learning Tree
The Setzer Foundation
Shane Tucker and Marsha Baird
Wells Fargo Foundation
Wild Sheep Foundation

$250 - $999

Kelley Bietz and Forrest Bietz
Charitable Adult Rides & Services, Inc
Click Bond
Dermody Properties Foundation
John and Carol Duggan
Keith Duncan
Grant and Joan Gardner
Alice Goddard
Adam and Kate Hermon
James and Janice Hutton
Virginia Keely
Tim Lien
Jill Myatt
Mark and Sharon Owen
Marlys Pryor
Reno Tahoe Young Professionals Network
John Scire
Charles and Trista Snay
Eric and Kathryn Stein
Dave Stockman
Kristin and Greg Szabo
California Forest Foundation
The Lemelson Foundation
The Steve Snyder and Faye Orton Snyder Charitable Fund
Weingart Foundation

$10 - $249

Bob and Mary Alessandrelli
Jill Alger
AmazonSmile Foundation
Mary Lee Anderson
Wesley and Gaylelynne Ayres
Briana Bacon
Sarah Barnes
Mary Barnes
Henry Barnes
Joshua Bayes
Laura Begley
Melissa Bell
Leroy Bergstrom
Maria Teresa Berry
Aaron and Jada Bertalmio
Lisa Blauth
David and Kimberly Board
Jo Boe
Brian and Amanda Broumas
Aaron Broumas
Devra Brown
Michael Brown and Rosa Davis
Richard Bruno
Don and Mary Busick
Sandra Carstarphen
Marilynn Cebe
Linda Clift
Tyrus and Suellen Cobb
Becky Contos
Christina Copeland
Ralph and Barbara Courtnay
Elliott and Katherine Cox
Cynthia Cindy Cruess
Christi Cunningham
Kaitlin Curry
Dean and Dawn Detton
Deborah and Tony Dipino
Charlie Dodson
John Drakulich
Sally Duffy
Megan and Brian Duggan
John Earner
Gabrielle Enfield
Jeffrey and Brenda Erdoes
Bin Bin Erwin
Stephanie Ewing
Harvey and Nancy Fennell
Alex Filippelli
John Finegan
Arlee Fisher
Matthew and Sonia Folsom
Louis and Kenni Friedman
Shayna Gaedtke
Dianne Gagos
Tim and Joelle Garcia-Jay
Georgia Gardner
Deanna Gescheider
Peter Gilbert
Tom and Aimee Giller
Tracy Goodsel
D.J. Gothe
Kelly and Rick Hamburger
Marion Hammond
Marcia Hanamura
Michelle and Raul Hernandez
Michelle Herzbrun
Sharon and Raymond Hess
Catherine Hicks
Mary Jo Higgins-Nielsen
Justin and Nattalie Hoch
Jason and Elaina Hooper
Charles Johnson
Brian and Whitney Jones
Wendy Key
Steven Kluge
Harvey Lambert
McKenzie Lay and Martin Mendoza
Dana Levy
Jennifer Lind and Fred Smith
William and Michelle Littlewood

$10 - $249 Continued

Michael Long
Becky LubbeFrank Luciano and Amy Hanley-Luciano
Alison and Ryan Mandell
Jezebel Manrriquez
Nancy Martin and Susan Schmid
Carol Maytum
Chay and Stephanie McIntosh
David Scott and Erika McLean
Jerry and Cathy McNamara
Jason Meadows
Krista Meier
Kathryn Miles
Tom and Holly Miller
Krista Moore
David and Lynne Morgan
Russell O. Morgan
Sittaporn Muangsiri and Pinyarat Moonsrikaew
Elizabeth Mulrooney
Craig and Sabra Newby
Julie and Jason Nitz
Kay and Bruce O'Brien
Mariana Padilla
Peter and Lynda Paffrath
Bob and Donia Parizo
Dianne Paulson
Janet and Stephen Pederson
Sarah Peters
Barbara Petersen
Jacqueline Pistorello
Amanda Plasencia
Wade and Allison Platz
Serena Pritchard
Ed and Courtney Quatmann
Charles and Tawnya Robertson
Jennifer Robinson
Stella Roper
Cara Sasse and Rick Thomas
Leslie Schwiesow
Jamie Sears
Edward and Stephanie Sears
Danielle Sharp
Robert Shriver
Joe Silveria and Deborah Silvia
Michele Skupic
Regina Stanback Stroud and Linda Collins
Andrew Stevenson and Kirsten Stasio
Patricia A. Stich
Jamie Stockdale
Scott and Nichole Szpila
Leslie Tedrick
Daniel and Susan Thompson
David and Sharon Thomson
Tom Traficanti
Ambrose Tuscano
Oleksandr Uzvenko
Lisa and Sheryl Vons Cooper
Sydney Vuylsteke
Scott and Caren Weintraub
Anna Wilson
Ken and Judy Worman
Matthew and Love Zubiller


Allison MacKenzie, LTD
Blanket Marketing Group
Patrick Crofoot
Desert Research Institute
Drake's Brewing Co.
Elevation Ten
Gaines Investment Trust
KNPB Channel 5 Public Broadcasting
Nevada’s Northwest Regional Professional Development Program
Jackie Reilly
Patrick Reynolds Hedgerow Farms
Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Sierra Trading Post
Marilyn Smith-Blackorby
Social Venture Partners of Sacramento
University of Nevada Reno - Innevation Center