Promoting and Encouraging Academic Excellence
Grove Education Foundation for Excellence

Donations Through The Years (1997-June 2015)


Levels of Giving

The following donors have made generous cash donations to GEFFE. This list does not include the thousands and thousands of dollars that many of these donors also contrib­ute through their donations to the live and silent auction. Please help us recognize and thank not only the donors listed below, but those who have donated auction items for this evening’s event as well as through the 18 years history of the GEFFE Gala. 


Benefactor for Excellence $150,000 + 
The Estate of Delores Elmire
Bank of Grove, Ed and Barbara Townsend
 Benefactor for Excellence $100,000 + 
INTEGRIS Grove Hospital
Dr. John and Carmel Swartz
Partner in Excellence $75,000 + 
Corkle Foundation
 Partner in Excellence $45,000 + 
Grand Savings Bank
Partner in Excellence $40,000 +  
Malone’s CNC Machining, Inc. - Don and Debra Malone
Partner in Excellence $30,000 +
Dr. Jim and Becky Rutter
Partner in Excellence $25,000 + 
Grand River Abstract and Title Co., Beverly Jones
David and Sylvie Kane
Partner in Excellence $20,000 + 
Coldwell Banker/Shangri-La Realty, Rami and Benee Masri 
Eric and Heather Elmburg 
Robert and Jolanda Husong 
IBC Bank 
KC Decker Construction, Roger and Danielle Decker

 Partner in Excellence $15,000 + 
Bank of Oklahoma 
Bernice Sanitation, Wayne and Cola Crouse
Dr. Doug and Drenda Cox
Drs. Stanley and Audrey Crawford
Grove Dental Associates
McDonald’s, Mike and Julie Lewandowski
Precision Wireless Internet
Merrill Lynch, Charlie and Kristi Wallace

 Partner in Excellence $10,000 + 
Dr. Richard and Kristy Allen
Jim and Diana Blaylock
B&B Heating and Air, Brad and Sandy Busch
Dr. Joe and Dana Chouteau
Jeff and Nanette Dozier
Estate of Jesse Dubois
First National Bank
Dr. Michael Foster, Grand Lake Imaging
Ivy Foster
Jeff Lungren Chevrolet
Robert A. Kotecki
Pride Plating, Ron and Teresa Lay
REMAX Grand Lake, Chuck and Victoria Perry
Sanco Properties, Tom and Nancy Sanders

 Platinum Star Sponsor $5,000 +
Applied Products, Joe and Brenda Nowlin
Amedisys Home Health Services
Ankle and Foot Centers of Mid America, Dr. Sheehan
Dr. Janet Barresi
Lendell and Lawanda Bass
Kay Lyn Beauchamp
Honey Creek Nursery Wholesale & Farm Inc.,
Shane and Kim Berry
Jim and Marilyn Conner
Credit World Auto, Greg and Lisa Houck
Randy and Connie Dubois
Dr. Ray and Gayle Ferra
Four State Maintenance and Supply
Grand Gateway Economic Development Association
Grand Lake Eye Care, Dr. Kevin and Lisa Toller
Grand Towing & Grand Prosthetics, Dave and Beverly Helms
Darrin and Angel Hill
Dr. Karl Jobst
Dave Jones
Logan and Lowry, Attorneys at Law
Doug and Martha Londagin
Melody Point
Doug Hulse
Deborah Hulse
Dr. Rick and Juli Miller
Dale and Peggy Moore
Northeast Rural Services, REC TEC
Brian and Lisa Pitts
Precision Machine & Manufacturing
Carol Pritchard
Amy Rosiere
Earl and Cindy Shero
Bill Skea and Joan Vermaire
Dr. Elgin and Sandra Strahm
Dr. Robert Thomas
Winifred Thomas
Dr. Tyson and Elizabeth Trimble
Walton Family Foundation
Randy and Mary Williams

Gold Star Sponsor $2,500 +  
Doug and Patti Beth Anderson
Arvest Bank
Kay Lyn Beauchamp
Bear’s Den
Dr. Zach and Stephanie Bechtol
Steve and Nancy Bestmann
Blackjack Charity
Jordan and Jessica Cash
Tommy and Anita Caudill
Jarrod and Pam Chaney
Christine Davies
Ivan and Barbara Devitt
Dr. Jumbo and Teri Eaton
Cy and Linda Elmburg
Phil and Wanda Endicott
Dennis and Diana Fenlon
First Bank and Trust Company
Lisa Forristall
Lee and Leigh Ann Goodman
Grand Lake Glass
Grand Lake Title and Escrow, Scott Rosiere
Dr. James and Kay Gray
The Grove Sun
Dr. Stefan and Kim Hacker
Stoney and April Hayes
Bruce and Katie Johnson
Grant and Amber Kernan
KGVE Radio 99.3, N.E. OK Broadcast Network
Kirby and Robyn Lane
Dr. Johnny and Meggan Maravich
Tyson and Kari Medlin
Mills and Mills, Inc.
Rudy and Susan Moritz
T. J. and Cristin Murphy
Norm’s Plumbing, Norm and Tammie Steffenson
Jeffrey and Gara Pelcher
Dr. Joe and Trish Robinson
Mike and Dr. Renee Russell
Mike and Kelly Sarwinski
Dick and Arlene Seybolt
Gary and Barbara Smith
Bryan and Cindy Walker
Williams Homes, Steve and Melissa Williams
Otis and Ann Winters
Kenny and Christy Wright
Silver Star Sponsor $1,000 +
American Fidelity
Brett Baker and Marsha Cole
Gary and Christy Bishop
Blitz USA
Tracy and Julie Bloss
Roger and Barbara Bond
Randy and Bonita Busby, Grand Installer
Jeff Campbell
Ron and Terry Cash
Greg Childers
City of Grove
Gregg and Connie Compton
Gary and Ellen Conklin
Dr. Norman and Ruth Cotner
Honorable Barry and Barbara Denney
Denture and Dental Services
Matthew and Dr. Melissa Dietz
Dr. Robert and Connie Dodson
Steve and Renae Dozier
Patrick and Becky Dwyer
Brian and Vicki Edwards
Matthew Elmore
Dr. Donald and Jo Anne Fuerst
Mark and Elaine Gardner
Global Health
Caleb and Tonya Goldner
Sadie Cole Gordon
Grand Lake Cellular
David and Jennifer Hale, David Hale Construction
Robert and Peggy Hokit
Charles and Lavinda Holcomb
Hometown Bottled Water, Tim and Jenny Sievert
Tom and Ina Houston
Jimmy and Terry Hunter

Jack & Jill Child Care Center, Inc.
Larry and Mary Koch
Gerard and Christy La Chance
Lakehaven Dental
Mark and Sherry Lee
Ronald and Patricia Leffler
Dr. KJ and Mandi Little
Steve and Kelly Long
Greg and Michele Martin
Misty Youngblood Memorial
Momentum Health, LLC
Kevin and Kristi Morrow
Nold Real Estate, Bob and Julie Nold
Kevin O’Brian
Lynn Pagels
David and Sunni Porter
Dr. Thomas and Georgia Riggs
Darrel and Carol Robertson
Terry and Becky Shelley
Becky Sherman
Bo and Donna Smith
Courtland and Michelle Smith
Society Awards, David Moritz
Spriggs Concrete
Andy Stewart
Dr. Allen and Natalie Summerlin
Dr. Robert Sweeten
The Parrot, Terry and Carolyn Eskew
Phil and Gretchen Thompson
Ron and Janie Tipton
Dan and Janice Torbett
Tulsa Teachers Credit Union
Joyce Weber
Chris White
Pam White
Steve and Kim White
Dustin and Theresa Williams

Bronze Star Sponsor $500 +
David and Linda Adzigian
Crystal Bevers
Casey Bowers
JoAnn Brice
Vic and Linda Clouse
Sandy Coaly
Bruce and Lu Ann Dubois
Elder and Company Realtors
Jennifer Ellis
Jon and Joelle Engles
David and Cheryl Evans
Becky Fields
Marty Follis
Lori Follis
Carol Fortner
George and Linda Fracek
Grand Lake Title & Escrow Co.
Shane and Kari Gregg
Ford and Cathy Griggs
Grove Insurance Associates Agency
Ed Hamilton
Cindy Hamilton
Cassie and Ben Hampton
Dr. Aunna and Scott Herbst
Cecilia Hull
Bob and Katherine Hunt
Constance Jameson
Neil and Melinda Jarvis
Joan Johnson
Mike and Kay Johnston
Tad Jones
Susie Kyman
Diana Lasswell
Dr. Ramie Lay
Jack and Sharon Lebow
Tom and Lynda Locke
Eric and Kim Lupardus
Judy McHenry and Suzanne Knott
Jake and Chelsea Perryman
Kevin and Melissa Patterson
Val and Don Reeves
James and Cynthia Reynolds
Dr. Kyle and Katie Schauf
Paul Shellabarger
Jim and Vicki Stockwell
Joe and Beth Svetlic
Dr. Phil and Rebecca Synar
Teel Insurance Agency
Jeffrey and Glorie Thacher
The Nail Spa
Baxter and Roberta Thorman
Ed and Kelly Trumbull
Cindy Weaver
Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home