Recent Contributions to MIFA

Donors, July 1 – September 30, 2016

MIFA gratefully acknowledges the following annual gifts of cash or stock received July 1 through September 30, 2016. Your annual gifts help MIFA meet the current needs of vulnerable seniors and families in crisis with high-impact services that sustain and support them. 

Note: This list does not include gifts or pledges made by those generous donors who support MIFA’s Campaign to Endow Independence. The MIFA Independence Fund is a financial safety net for MIFA’s future, ensuring that we will continue to provide vital services and visionary leadership for years to come. For a complete list of MIFA’s endowment supporters, please visit mifa.org/endowment.

Please contact Dorothy Lane McClure at dmcclure@mifa.org or (901) 529-4523 if you have any questions about this list. Thank you for supporting MIFA!

 

Individuals & Personal Foundations 

$25,000+

Mr. & Mrs. Robert Craddock

 

$15,000 - $24,999

Glenna Boales Flautt

 

$5,000 - $7,500

Kelly & Brian Athow

Mr. & Mrs. Michael J. Douglass

Mr. & Mrs. Charles C. Gerber

Judy & Winn Stephenson

 

$1,000 - $2,500

Mrs. Barbara B. Bacharach

Mrs. Eleanor Baer

Mr. & Mrs. Michael Browne

Dr. Thomas P. Chu

Ms. Hughetta W. Dudley

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas P. Francis

Gerre W. Gourley

Dot Harwood

Mr. & Mrs. Nathaniel Landau

Mr. & Mrs. Timothy R. Lee

Shannon & Scott Malone

Mrs. Sarah Ranson-Martin & Dr. Michael Martin

Mr. & Mrs. Logan Meeks

Mr. & Mrs. John R. Norfleet

B. G. Oates

Meryl Rosen

Drs. Melissa & Timothy H. Self

Dr. Bianca & Mr. Kobie Sweeten

Asan G. Tejwani

Mr. & Mrs. William M. Vaughan, Jr.

Alison & Jimmy Wetter

Julie & Craig Wright

Mr. & Mrs. David G. Zanca

 

$500 - $999

Ms. Anne Wulff & Mr. Brian P. Bendersky

Dr. William & Annette Bickers

Mr. & Mrs. William R. Crawford

Mr. Rahat Hossain

Mr. & Mrs. Alexander P. Jekels

Mr. & Mrs. Milton L. Lovell

Mr. & Mrs. Gregory B. Richards

Dr. Janet Elaine Scott

Mr. & Mrs. Art Snyder

 

$250 - $499

Mr. & Mrs. Taylor Abernathy

Carley & Julious Anderson

Jane Antrobus

Ms. Barbara Arnett

Ms. Linda Ashmore

Brooke & Alan Balducci

Ms. Pam M. Beall

Mr. & Mrs. Derrick Bennett

Ms. Felisha Brownlee

Mr. Mark Henderson & Mr. Dennis R. Clark

Mr. Michael F. Curtis

Mr. & Mrs. Michael W. Davis II

Mr. & Mrs. Michael Edmundson

Ms. Mavis Estes

Mr. & Mrs. Benjamin Garner

Mr. & Mrs. John Gaskill

Mr. & Mrs. Jerry F. Gay

Ellen & Skip Hayes

Sally & Brad Heinz

Mrs. Carolyn L. Jennings

Joe J. Katterjohn

Mrs. Desiree S. Lyles Wallace

Mr. & Mrs. Lawrence E. Madlock

Ms. Jennifer C. McDougal

Margaret & Alec McLean

Mr. & Mrs. Sam B. Morgan

Mr. & Mrs. Gregory W. Mosley

Ms. Sheila Noone

Ms. Marsha S. Obringer

Dr. & Mrs. Frank Ognibene

Mrs. Katie Raines

Mr. & Mrs. Keshav Rao

Dr. & Mrs. Bhaskar N. Rao

Mr. & Mrs. William C. Rhodes III

Mr. & Mrs. Shannon Robinson

Mr. & Mrs. Clyde Taylor

Ms. Elaine Tuomanen

Mr. & Mrs. Henry Turley, Jr.

Nancy S. Walker

Dr. William A. Watson

Libby E. Whitten

Mr. & Mrs. Warfield Williams

Mr. Thomas R. Wood

Mr. & Mrs. Geoffrey J. Wyonzek

 

$249 & under

Anonymous

Ms. Courtenay Adams

Mrs. Mary Lou Adams

Rossini Albert

Ms. Belinda Anderson

Ms. Calley Anderson

Ms. Joyce B. Anderson

Rebecca Argall

Mr. Timothy Armor

Mr. & Mrs. Lee C. Arnoult

Ms. Candace L. Ashir

Ms. Joyce Bailey

Ms. Kimberly Bailey

Ms. Monique Baldridge

Ms. Janie H. Barker

Peggy Barnes

Ms. Carol Beachey & Mr. Don Voth

Ms. Felecia Bean

Mr. & Mrs. Stephen J. Bearman

Mr. & Mrs. Roy E. Bell, Jr.

Anise & Ron Belz

Mrs. William Bendall

Katie Benjamin Steed

Ms. Linda A. Bennett

Mr. Van Biggs

Ms. Taylor Binnix

Ms. Joyce L. Bishop

Mr. & Mrs. Terry M. Bishop

Mr. Leonard M. Blakely

Mr. & Mrs. Sam Block, Jr.

Ms. Lucy Boateng

Ms. Kim Bond

Robin Borczon

Mr. David S. Boyer

Deborah & Sam Brackstone

Mr. & Mrs. David R. Bratten

Mr. & Mrs. Allen Brooks

Vonshay Brown

Mr. Carl Bryant

Ms. Mamie D. Bunch

Ms. Michelle Burgess

Ms. Tracie L. Burke

Ms. Deloris Burrow

Mr. & Mrs. Louis Butler

Mr. & Mrs. Dan Butler

Dr. & Mrs. Felix L. Caldwell

Mr. & Mrs. Bruce E. Campbell, Jr.

Mary & Charles Cape

Ms. Lexie R. Carter

Ms. Dionne R. Chalmers

Mr. Eric G. Chatman

Ms. Yvonne Chatman-Hendree

Mr. Melvin Christian

Ms. Linda J. Christian

Dr. & Mrs. David H. Ciscel

Ms. Bonnie Clark

Linda Clark

Mr. & Mrs. Charles E. Clemons

Ms. Brenda Cockrell

Ms. Suzanne Henley & Mr. James P. Cole

Mr. Ben Coleman

Ms. Ethel Coleman

Mr. Donald R. Coleman

Mr. Michael Collier

Margaret & Bill Craddock

Mr. & Mrs. Hal D. Crenshaw

Mr. & Mrs. Harrel A. Crone

Ms. Debra E. Crummie

Dr. & Mrs. Raj Dave

Ms. Mary G. Davis

Mr. Darrell Davis

Mr. Tucker Dewey

Ms. Tommie Doggett

Mr. & Mrs. John M. Dollar

Ms. Doris J. Douglas

Ms. Violet Douglas

Ms. Marilyn K. Dunavant

Ms. Denise Duncan

Ms. Virginia R. Duncan

Mr. Richard J. Eiseman, Sr.

Dr. Lorene Essex

Ms. Lasheka Evans

Mr. & Mrs. Reid D. Evensky

Mr. Jay Fawcett

Mr. & Mrs. Barry Fife

Mr. & Mrs. James R. Finkey

Norma Fisher

Michelle D. Flake

Mr. & Mrs. Angela Foster

Mr. Michael Fountain

Mrs. Vanessa B. Frazier

Ms. Virgila M. Frazier

Ms. Beryl Freeman

Dr. & Mrs. Amar Gajjar

Dr. & Mrs. Robert L. Gardino

Ms. Christine H. Garrett

Mrs. Phyllis P. Gay

Ms. Dot Gilbertson

Ms. Tami Gipson

Ms. Angela Green

Mr. Thomas Griffith

Ms. Lauren Grundy

Atty. James M. Gulley

Mr. & Mrs. Warren O. Haggard

Ms. Sara L Hall

Mr. Kenneth A. Hall

Mr. & Mrs. David P. Halle, Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. Edward W. Hankins

Ms. Barbara A. Harper

Mr. & Mrs. David A. Harris

Mrs. Elizabeth Hawkins

Ms. Thelma Haynes

Ms. Andrea C. Hill

Dr. Genevieve Hill-Thomas & Dr. Stanton Thomas

Dr. Jeannine Hogg

Leslie Homra

Ms. Margaret Anne Hooker

Foluke Houston

Mr. Anthony Howard

Rev. Jay F. Howell

Mrs. Wilma F. Hughes

Ms. Barbara J. Hulette

Ms. Candice Ivy

Ann & Michael Jack

Susan & Neal Jackson

Ms. Dorothy Johnson

Ms. Francenia Johnson

Ms. Ada M. Johnson

Ms. Trina Jones

Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth P. Jones

Dr. & Mrs. Riley Jones

Ms. Terri J. Jones

Lynn J. Jones

Tracy Jones

Ms. Jessica D. Jones

Ms. Kathy Junkin

Bruce Kahn

Drs. Debra Bartelli & John Kaltner

Emilie Ratner & Harold Katz

Mrs. Hilda B. Kaufman

Judge & Mrs. David S. Kennedy

Ms. Margie Kerstine

Mrs. Sally W. Kesselman

Mr. & Mrs. Richard S. Kessler

Ms. Rosalind Kimmelman

Mrs. Eliza C. King

Mr. Rodrick Kirkwood

Mr. & Mrs. Joe M. Kirsch

Mrs. Janet W. Kisber

Ann & Roger Knox

Ms. Rhonda Lambert Treadwell

Dr. & Mrs. Charles Larkin

Katherine Larsha

Ms. Joyce Lazarov

Ms. Roselle J. Lazarov

Ms. Carol Lee Leppert

Ms. Julia Lester

Mr. & Mrs. William Levy

Ms. Tonja R. Lewis

Mr. & Mrs. William H. Light

Ms. Carrie Lofton

Mr. Justin Loggins

Ms. Esther K. Lubin

Mr. & Mrs. Michael B. Lupfer

Mr. & Mrs. Theodies Macklin, Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. James R. Maddox

Barbara & Earl Magdovitz

Mr. & Mrs. Will D. Magruder

Shirley Manis

Beverly Mankey

Mr. & Mrs. Lee Maranise

Ms. Marlah Mardis

Ms. Linda F. Marks

Mr. & Mrs. Paul A. Matthews

Ms. Natasha Mayton

Mrs. Kara E. McCauley

Dorothy & John McClure

Mrs. Emily McCollester-Purlee

Mr. Eugene A. McDermott, Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. Roland McElrath

Mr. & Mrs. Cecil J. McGee

Mr. Chris McHaney

Mrs. Gwenice P. McLaughlin

Ms. Camille McMullen

Linda & Major McNeil

Ms. Judith McReynolds

Dr. Rita Mercille-Green

Mrs. Blanche M. Miller

Mr. Ellis Q. Mitchell III

Pat Moody

Cindy & Scott Moore

The Honorable Betty Thomas Moore

Ms. Cynthia Moore

Mr. & Mrs. Terry Morgan

Mr. Patrick Morris

Mr. Kenneth J. Morris, Sr.

Ms. Pamela G. Mosby

Mr. & Mrs. Brenda Mouser

Ms. Barbara Mulligan

Ms. Ann M. Mullis

Dr. & Mrs. J. Garnett Murphy

Ms. Susan Myers

Ms. Charlie M. Nelson

Mr. & Mrs. Philip Nevilles

Ms. Lavita Newell

Barbara Newsom

Ms. Alecia D. Newson

Ms. Folasade Omogun

Mr. Keith Orr

Mr. & Mrs. Roland Oser

Ms. Catherine M. O'Sullivan

Ms. Deborah Pack

Ms. Jane T. Parham

Mr. & Mrs. Kaushik Parikh

Mrs. Marvarene S. Parker

Drs. Ruth & Kurt T. Patton

Ms. Wendolyn Payne

Mr. & Mrs. John H. Penrod, Jr.

Mrs. Patricia A. Perry

Mr. & Mrs. Andrew B. Perry

Mr. & Mrs. Gregory Phillips

Mr. & Mrs. Jerry T. Pilgrim

Chloee & Dan Poag

Mr. & Mrs. Josh D. Poag

Mr. & Mrs. Richard L. Powell, Jr.

Mr. David W. Prager

Mr. & Mrs. Tom Quint

Dr. & Mrs. Mario M. Ray

Ms. Terry R. Ray

Ms. Linda A. Red

Mr. Terrance Reg

Mr. & Mrs. Richard L. Reinhardt

Ms. Sheila Renfroe

Ms. Rose R. Rich

Dr. Julie L. Richardson

Ms. Cheryl L. Riggen

Dr. & Mrs. Webster Riggs

Mr. & Mrs. Murray Riss

Mrs. Anne D. Roane

Dr. & Mrs. Lloyd Robinson

Mrs. Vivian J. Robinson

Ms. Margaret E. Roch

Ms. Linda Ross

Ms. Elizabeth B. Rouse

Judy Royal

Mr. Carlos U. Royston

Mr. John Ruffin

Ricky Sacks

Mr. Zev Samuels

Mrs. Earlean S. Sanders

Ms. Dylan L. Sandifer

Kanti & Deepa Sangoi

Mr. & Mrs. Aaron Scharff

Erin & Ray Schultz

Mrs. Angela Scott

Mr. Brian Scurlock

Mr. James Seacat

Mrs. Claudette D. Seymour

Mr. & Mrs. Bhrugu M. Shah

Ms. Barbara Shainberg

Mrs. Jane Sharpe Carl

Capt. & Mrs. Aaron P. Shemper

Mrs. Betty R. Shipmon

Dr. & Mrs. D. D. Sidhu

Mr. & Mrs. Robert Sigsby

Ms. Karen J. Silverstein

Mr. Rafael Smith

Reale Snorton

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas L. Sorrells

Katie Spencer

Mr. & Mrs. Lawrence S. Spencer

Mr. & Mrs. Edward L. Stanton, Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. Stanton-Riley

Ms. Judith M. Stark

Ms. Agnes Gordon Stark

Ms. Jacqueline Starks

Mr. & Mrs. Amery Staub

Mr. & Mrs. Harold I. Steinberg

Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Story

Ms. Bernice Stotts

Ms. Carla Stotts-Hills

Mr. & Mrs. Elmer Stout

Dr. & Mrs. Arthur B. Straughn

Mary E. Streete

Mary & George S. Sullivan

Ms. Onetha C. Sullivan

Ms. Margaret M. Sutton

Ms. Cornelia Swain

Mr. Isaiah D. Swanson

Mr. Brian Tabor

Mr. & Mrs. Shep D. Tate

Ms. Ethel Taylor

Ms. Shelia Taylor

Ms. Mishia Thomas

Ms. Sonja M. Thorsen

Ms. Arlena F. Tippie

Mrs. Blanche P. Tosh

Dr. & Mrs. Norman S. Towbin

Ms. Dorothy M. Tuggle

Ms. C. Joy Turner

Twyla Twillie

Dr. & Mrs. David Usdan

Mr. Brian Vann

Mrs. Jagoe B. Wade

Ms. Linda Wade

Mr. David B. Walker

Mrs. Peggy Walker

Ms. Johnsie Wallace

Mr. & Mrs. Jeffrey Wallace

Judge W. Mark Ward

Mr. Jeffrey A. Watson

Ms. Jennifer Weeda

Mr. & Mrs. Julius West

Mr. Henry Wetter III

Ms. Molly Wexler

Mr. & Mrs. Richard Wheeler

Ms. Kedra Wherry

Ms. LaKesha Whitaker

Mr. Mario M. White

Ms. Doris J. Whitson

Ellen Whitten

Mr. & Mrs. Luis Wiadacz

Mr. & Mrs. James P. Wilcheck

Mr. & Mrs. Phillip Wilcox

Jessie Elizabeth Kelly Williams

Ms. Beverly Williams

Mr. & Mrs. Anthony E. Williams

Venicellon Williams

Kortney Williams

Ms. Eufemia Williams

Mrs. Stephanie B. Williams & Mr. John Williams

Mrs. David G. Williams, Sr.

Ms. Veronica Williams

Ms. Alecia G. Williams

Mr. & Mrs. William R. Wilson

Mydelle Wilson

Ms. Wanda Woodruff

Ms. Emily Woodside & Dr. Bill Falvey

Mrs. Dorothy D. Work

Bobbie Worthy

Dr. & Mrs. Walker Wright

Ms. Alana Wright

Ms. Susan W. Wyant

Mrs. Rita Wyatt-Wright

Ms. Tamara Young

Mr. & Mrs. Jack B. Zimmermann

Ellen Ziskind

Mr. & Mrs. Todd A. Zoblotsky

Mr. & Mrs. Bonnie M. Zoccola

 

Estates

Anonymous

Estate of William Edwin Harris

 

Corporations, General Foundations, & Other Organizations

$300,000+

Plough Foundation

 

$40,000 - $50,000

MLGW Plus-1

 

$15,000 - $20,000

Meals on Wheels America

Speer Charitable Trust

 

$5,000 - $7,500

CoBank

Goodlett Foundation

GreenPoint AG LLC

MLGW Project CARE

The TJX Foundation, Inc.

 

$2,500 - $4,999

New Horizon Apartments

Memphis BBQ Pit Pty Ltd (Australia)

MLGW

 

$1,000 - $2,499

Alliance for Strong Families and Communities

AutoZone

Combined Federal Campaign of the Mid-South

Comcast Foundation

FedEx Solutions

The Huisking Foundation, Inc.

Kele, Inc.

Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau

Memphis Neurology PLLC

The Voehringer Law Firm, PC

Yuletide Office Solutions

 

$500 - $999

Anonymous

The Flora Belle Moss and Bessie Abigail Moss Foundation

Peder Lund Gallery

United Way of the Mid-South

 

$250 - $499

Benevity

LeMoyne-Owen College

 

$249 & under

Amazon Smile

The Boeing Company Gift Match

Burleigh Consulting Group

eScrip

First Tennessee Bank

Gaskill Strategies

Kroger Delta Division

Mississippi Valley AGC

New Year's Day Prayer Breakfast and Champagne Brunch

Pinnacle Perpetual Services

Scott Southworth

The University of Tennessee

W. M. Barr & Company, Inc.

 

Congregations & Faith Communities

$2,500 - $5,000

Fullview Missionary Baptist Church

Trinity Baptist Church

 

$1,000 - $2,499

Grace Memorial Baptist Church

Idlewild Presbyterian Church

 

$500 - $999

Central Church

Cordova Presbyterian Church

Second Presbyterian Church

Springdale Baptist Church

Trinity Lutheran Church

United Methodist Church, Memphis Conference

White Stone Missionary Baptist Church

 

$250 - $499

Buntyn Presbyterian Church

Church Women United, Memphis and Shelby County Unit

Gospel Temple Missionary Baptist Church

Lord of Life Lutheran Church

 

$249 & under

Cherokee Baptist Church

First Assembly of God

Holy Trinity Episcopal Church

Kingsway Christian Church

Morning Sun Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Oakville Missionary Baptist Church

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church

Second Baptist Church

St. Paul United Methodist Church