Donor Recognition


Sequoia Society
($250,000 and above)

Edward Mayne

White Pine Society
($50,000 -$249,999)

Joe and Jan Connors
Tom & Holly Gores

Red Oak Society
($25,000 – $49,999)

ACE Jewelers/Marusak Family
B & B Investments/Jeff Baiocco
Jay & Jill Craig

American Beech Society
($10,000 – $24,999)

John and Nancy Colina
Druscilla Farwell Foundation
The Flood Family
Salvo & Cheryl Finazzo
Greg Goyert & Marcie Treadwell
Jackson, Snider & Parker DDS, PC
Keith & Amy King
Kurt & Kristen Kobiljak
Todd & Stacy McGowan
Meyer Family Foundation
Gary and Paula Mikola
Bruce & Tammy Ranck
Dennis & Julie Reno
Pete & Margaret Shields
Trinity Transportation/Jerry & Beth Sheppard
Nancy Tuinier
Watson Engineering/Chuck & Fran Watson
Scot & Lori Westerbeek
Wheeler Family Foundation
Todd & Suzy Williams
Patrick & Karen Wilson Smithbauer
World Heritage Foundation/Waltraud Prechter

Grosse Ile Students


Sycamore Club

Gingko Club
($1,000 – $4,999)

Nick & Anne Abrahamson
John & Nancy Colina
Joe & Jan Connors
The Craig Family
Dance Grosse Ile/Studio G PAC/Gina Dudash
Dave & Jackie DeSana/
T.D. & Sandra Flood
Huron Valley Steel
Jackson, Snider, Parker Dentistry
Kurt & Krissy Kobiljak
Brad & Cassandra Lazorka
Chris & Trisha Mans/Mans Lumber
Dennis & Julie Reno
Colonial Tool/Paul & Michelle Thrasher
Trinity Transportation
Wheeler Family Foundation
World Heritage Foundation-Prechter Family Fund
Collie Hooper-Yan

Shagbark Hickory Club
($501 – $999)

Barton Malow
Robert & Renee Brooks
Downriver Surgery Center
John & Kim Formentin
Grosse Ile Board of Education
Don & Julie Moretti/
D. Moretti & Sons Bldg Co
PayPal Giving Fund

Silver Maple Club
($251 – $500)

Al Petri & Sons
Beaumont Hospital-Trenton
Mischelle Bizold
Building Blocks & Riverside Learning Ctrs
Don & Dolly Smith Foundation
Jay & Lisa Frucci
John & Kathy Gatti
Groulx Automotive
Elizabeth Hugel
Industrial Fence & Landscaping
Barbara Klemans
Mike & Jackie Lee
M & B Rossi Consulting LLC/Michael & Amy Rossi
Martenson Family of Funeral Homes
Meijer Stores
Monroe Bank & Trust
Precision Orthopedics/The Athens Family
Shred Day @ GIGCC
TV’s Deli & Diner
United Road/John & Bethany Rista
Chris & Lisa Whitty
Scott & Wendy Wright
Yeo & Yeo CPA’s and Business Consultants

Dogwood Club
($101 – $250)

Simon & Deborah Aguilera
Tracie Behan
Kevin & Heather Berwald
Eric & Bridgette Botten
Dean Kaiser/C.F. Kaiser Associates Inc
John & Angela Daly
Chris & Missy DeAngelis
Dusty’s Cleaning
Gary & Susan Dusute
Expert Heating & Cooling/Mark Angellotti
Dr. Vincent Finazzo
Teresa Fritz
Bryan & Dana Gralewski
Hawthorne Vineyards
Dave & Joyce Leslie
Danielle & Scott Mearns
Steve & Jennifer Molnar/
Millennium Technologies Inc
Jim & Rochelle O’Brien
Shane & Andrea O’Donnell
Ohana House
Nayrin Sarkisian
Michael Sullivan
Nicole Summitt
Trapped Downriver
Kourtney Washer
Dave & Cheryl Zula

Rosebud Club
($1 – $100)

Ally Financial
Amazon Smile
Eric & Debbie Anderson
Jessica Benskey
Cakes by Sweetypants
Dearborn Novelty Art
Detroit City FC
Detroit Red Wings Charitable Donations
Bob & Linda Drzyzga
Glow Fish Studios
Kathryn Gregorich
Grosse Ile Pet & Garden
Hawthorne & Vine
Island Coney
Matthew Lemerond
Pete & Sandra Loso
Edward & Louise Mann
Microsoft Matching Program
Joe & Dina Nardone
Jeannine Ouellette
Shannon Porath
John & Nancy Repp
Shepard Spencer & Lisa Rogers
SLATS Enterprises
Soccer World
Target Stores
Mischelle Tracy
Zach & Karen Wright
Keith & Lois Zook

The Grosse Ile Educational Foundation, Inc. is a volunteer, non-profit organization committed to funding life-long educational experiences for the students and families of Grosse Ile. The Foundation financially supports creative and exemplary educational opportunities through the Grosse Ile Township Schools and the Community.

GIEF is You

GIEF represents the best of Grosse Ile, who we are and what we believe in. We are a pay it back and pay it forward community that values education and its impact on our quality of life. Without You, GIEF is not possible. Without You, grants, promised programs and future funding will simply end. Please join the generous donors listed with an annual donation to GIEF.