“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.”

-Maya Angelou

Our Donors

A big thank you to those individuals who donated to Giant Steps through the following programs:

Our 2019-20 Individual Donors

We do our best to ensure this list is accurate. If you see an error, please notify us at [email protected]

*Current board member

Pillars of Support: $10,000+

Sloan & Roger Barnett
Scott Fearon
Sissy & Will Robbins

Abby Steller
Bridget* & Denis Twomey

Jumpers: $5,000-9,999

Julie & Tom Atwood
Bobbie Braun
Bill Buchanan
Chelsea & Matt Cain
Sophia & Brian Cowley
Pam Deikel
Laura & Ze* Figueirinhas

Toni* & Greg Forsberg
Hope Glynn
Heather Graf
Rocio Haas
Pam & George Hamel
Lisa & Derek Kirkland
Laura Mateo

Donna & Dean* McCauley
Theresa & Bill Moore
Susan Wayland* & Mark Mushkat
Laura & KR Rombauer
Carly & Matt Sereni
Sharon & David Townsend
Molly & David Wadhwani

Lopers: $2,500-4,999

Anonymous
Shani Alden
Brenda Bottum
Kathleen & Mark Cavalier
Carolyn Klebanoff & Fred Cohen
Lindsay Ramar Costigan
Sisi & Herbert Damner
Michele Davenport
Becky & Miguel Delgado

Allison Chapleau & Mattias Ekeroth
Evelyn Greene
The Hellman Family
Pete Henig
Catherine Jacobson
Heidi & David Jacquin
Maureen Jones
Dennis Martino

Alex Quest & Molly McCoy
Ramona Nicholson
Heather & Dan Piombo
Patty Rames
Terri & Chip Roberson
Shari Rose
Karrie Rufer
Elaine Smith
Anne Theus

Trotters: $1,000-2,499

Brian Allard
Alis Arrowood
Teresa & Mark Aubert
Brad Beedle
Heather Bell
Siri Berg
Kate Bissell
Clay Boyer
Leah Anderson & Steve Brown
Nancy & Fred Cline
Nicole DeVito
Claire Haggin Dougherty
Patricia & Robert Fields
Joie Gatlin
Richard Ghilotti
Fred Felman & Trevor Gilmore*
Lynn & Ford Goodman
Julia Grant

Sue Guiney
Terri & Jeff Hamilton-Gahart
Meredith Herman
Linda Rae Hickey
Laura Hite
Mike Iverson
Delphine & Neil Jones
Rebecca & Jascha Kaykas-Wolff
Ann Kottler
Laura & David LaLonde
Mary Lester
Nancy & Tony Lilly
Maureen Locallo
Steve Murphy & David Lowe
Leah Matanky
James Mattern
Larissa & Doug McCalla

Michelle McGill
Vera & Kenneth Meislin
Stephen Mitchell
Joanne Muldoon
Reed & Bernadette Mulliken
Kana Muraki
The Pardella Family
Beth & Mark Porter
Catharine & Hank Sandbach
Hannah Selleck
Brandt Severson
Cyd Shald
Maiya Shaw
The Sipich Family
Patricia Valim
Megan Vincent
Laura Wasserman
The Wood Family

Walkers: Under $1,000

Anonymous
Gabrielle Ackerman
Nikolas Ackerman
Ellen Adams
Alka Agrawal
Kris Ainger
Mimi Ajlouny
Melissa & Jeffrey Allen
Angela Amarante
Michele Andersen
Malissa Anderson
Wendy Anderson
Abra Annes Sills*
Fred Annes
Janet & Mike Appel
Sarah & Matt Appel
Lexus Arbuckle
Irum Asghar
Shanti Atkins
Dorothy Attwood
Teresa Au
Sara Azadi
Janet Babb
Phoebe Lang & Sanjay Bagai
Colin Baker
Jeri & Steve Baker
Lisa Baker
Susie Banta
Rae & Dick Barbieri
Alison Barr
Cynthia Bartel
Deanna Bartel
Cherry Baumann
Robert Baxter
Julia Begun
Brett Behar
Sandra Bendon
Holly Bennett
Nancy Bennett
Debra Beresini
Rivka Berg
Diane Bergstrom
Samantha Berry
Susan Bertelsen
Michelle Bevilacqua
Janet Bilbas
Cliff Bishop
Joyce Bixler
Selma Blanusa
Barbara Bochner
Ladd Bogdonoff
Linda Bohn
Elizabeth Boi
Shelby & Carol Bonnie
George Bono
Darby Furth Bonomi & Tom Bonomi
Benjamin Borgens
Karen Borgfeldt
Sallyann Boschetti
Mia Boudreau
Chris Bourassa
Annette Bradley
Cheryl Brandt
Emily Breach
Lisa Breheney
Carolyn Bridgman
Laura Briggin
Jessica Briggs
Beth Brody
Suzi Bruno
Michael Buchanan
Kristen Buckingham
Elisabeth Buford
Jo Burns
Kathy Burt
Jeffra Bussmann
Robert Calonico
Sarah Campbell
Miriam Campos
Tim & Amy Cantor
Jeanne Carley
Ashley Carlson
Marchelle & Curt Carlton
Rachel Carney
Paige Carratturo
Teree Castanias
Catherine Castle
Whitney Cathcart
Sheila Roebuck & John Catts
Julie Cavallero
Tina Cervin
Stephanie & Paul Chakmak
Sandra Chapek
Tracy and James Chin
Troy Christiansen
Carol Chuang
Laura & Sung Chung
Pete Cimmet
Miriam Cohen
Susan & Norm Colb
Jenn Collins
Lea Colombi
Shane Conroy
Sidney Conroy
Susan Conroy
Kate Considine
Susan Margaret Cooper
Janet Cortez
Jessica Costain-Peek
Barbara Coughlin
Janice & Donald Cowens
Cherie Cross
Carey Crumpler
Mike Curtis
Judy Cutler
Chrissie Cutting
Christine Daigle
Javan Dalman
Christopher Dalton
Gabby Dar
Tena David
Arlene Davis
Linda Davis
Lucy De Anda
Gail Dearing
Jenny Dearing
Michael Dearing
Rachel Decker
Ann-Marie Deets
Mary Del Monte
Brian Delia
William Delia
Chris & Adrianne Denning
Jessica Denning
Ashley & John Derr
Ann Devens
Eleanor & Robert Devens
Shannon Devens
Martha DeVries
Kris Diamond
Joan Dinner
Deb Dixon
Susan Doherty
Deena Donk
Kyle Donohue
Devina Douglas
Grace Downs
Laurie Dubrovin
Lisa Dutton
Katherine Eades
Melinda Ellis
Nel Ellwein
Scott Elrod
Sara Elu
Bobbi Enderlin
Amy Enstrom
Rachel Euretig
Jennifer Emmert Evans* & Josh Evans
Margaret Evans
Ellen & Tom Everson
David Ewing
Michelle Fadelli
Annette Faidi
Sienna Faidi
Serena Fairchild
Rebekah Farber
Meghan Farley
Paul Farley
Margaret Farman
Rachel Farnsworth
Eli Faro
Winnie & Robert Farwell
Brandon Fausti
Mary Favaro
Camemma Feades
Margaret Feil
Elizabeth Fenn
Max Ferman
Maribel Fernandez
Lissa Ferreira
Valerie Ferrick
Jen Fetner
Amy Fierstein
Jennifer Finger
Pamela Fingleton
Mallory Fischer
Steven Fisher
Terrence Fitzpatrick
Larie Flaherty
Brian Flatow
Jenn, Jason & Ally Flegel
Donna & Robert Fletcher
Kristin Flynn
Sue Flynn
Nadiia Fortunatova
Linda Fotsch
Odette Fournier
Elliott Fredland
Elizabeth Freeman
Jane Freeman
Ali Fried
Teresa Fulton
Anita Galeana
Tara Gallagher
Meg & Marc Galletti
Linda Gandel
Ella Gannon
Jeana Garcia
Debbie Gardiner
Kathleen Yost Garnett
Elisa Garrett
Marion Garrett
Wendy Gatti
Dana Gervais
Cynthia Gilbert
Kelly Gilsinan
Debby & Richard Giss
Helen Giss
Keely & Landon Giss
Pamela Giss
Leylan Gleeson
Judith & David Glickman
Kristin & David Glickman
James Glovanovitch
Max Glynn
Gail Gomila
John Gooch
Carrie Goodyear
Kingman & Shelly Gordon
Maria Elena Gortari
Joann Graizzaro
Marie and Larry Gray

Maureen Gray
Ann Gregory
Mika Gretton
Gini Griffin
Sara Griffin
David Grohol & Lorna Goode
Robert & Bernadette Grohol
Thomas Grossi
Gail Guevara
Hannah Guevara
Sophie Gullung
Sue & Ken Gunderson
Cara and Noah Guyot
Leslie Haas
Sheila Habib
Beth Hall
Caleigh Lynn Hall
Peter Halpern
Lisa Hankin
Miriam Hanna
Mark Hanson
Jennifer Hardy
Michael Harkins
Jenny Harris
Patricia Hart
JB Hayes
Reagan Hayes
Marie Hecksher
Frank Heilesen
Martha Helland
Bernice Henig
Christina Henkel
Mary & Albert Hernandez
Jessica Herrin
Sid Hersh
Carrie Hicks
Lily Kate Higgins
Amber Hill
Tracey Hill
Jennifer Hilton
Danny Hirsch
Mar Hobbs
Sonya Hollander
Lucretia Horn
Will Hovey
Peg & Rob Howard
Kim Huntley
Tia Hurley
Amy Hutchinson
Tia Ibrahim
George McKeever, III
Jan Imbody
Wyoming Irwin
Amira Iskander
Aaron Jacobson
Janet Jacobson
Gina & Eric Jacquez
Ann Jaffe
Dixie James
Dyan & Dylan James
Roberta Jenkins
Deborah Johnson
Karen Johnson
Kathy Johnson
Adriana Jojoa
Aida Jones
Moya Jones-Neely
Beverly Jovais
Tiffany & Tony Judge
Christy Kadien
Karsen Kadien
Ariana C. Kalff
Jamie Kalff
Michaela & Bill Kalff
Matthew Kaminski
Todd Kaplan
Puneet Kaur
Irene & Jack Kaus
Patrick Keen
Carrie & Douglas Kehring
Eileen Keller, Ph.D.
Joene Kelly
Tara Pollinger Kesecker
Missy Kirchner
Denise Klein
Joe Klein
Nonnie Kling
Sharon Knight
Monica Kortz
Alexander Kovriga
Sara & Brian Kram
Cynthia Krantz
Tracy Krinard
Leon Kuan
Jody Kuehn
Rebecca Lacefield
Robert & MaryLou LaLonde
Griffin Lament
Lynne Lancaster
Theresa Lang
Stuart Lansing
Christina Lapachet
Julie Larson
Alec Lawler
Lesann LeClaire
Sheila LeClaire
Dana Su Lee & Gregory Lee
Celeste Lee-Bobroff
Riley Leivas
Brit Lesnett
Andrea Letkeman
David Levine
Gretchen Likander
Sally Lindsay
Lex & Mark Lipacis
Amy Liu
Paige Locke
LuEtta Loeber
Deborah Lokteff
Wanda-Mae Lombardi
Lois Loofbourrow
Melissa Lorenzen
Laura Louthan
Jann Leonard & Chris Low
Erin Lowenberg
Pamela Lucke
Peter Lui
Kristian & Eric Lupinski
Phyllis Lusher
Diane MacDonald
Sharon MacKenzie
Paul Macomber
Charles Maddock
Virginia Simpson-Magruder & Munro Magruder
Mimi Maher
Cameron Mahoney
Alexis & Anthony Maida
Barbara Malatesta
John Malatesta
Jim Maloney
Laurie Maloney
LeeAnn Manon
Marya Margolis
Patty Marken
Gail Marshall
Harleigh Reilly Marshall
Georgia Martin
Cindia Martinez
Natasha Dalzell Martinez
Anne Martini
Danielle Martini
Rodman Marymor
Mark Mashburn
Bryan Mason
Walter Masten
Anne Matarazzo
Kimarie Matthews
Leslie Maze
Nick Mazzamurro
Kristin McCarten
Julie McCarthy
Jonathan McCoy
Kelley McCoy
Pam McDevitt
Jackie McFarland
Mary McGuire
Jim McHugh
Kathy McKeown
Amy McKnight
Marc & Marjorie McMorris
Barbara McNamer
Deborah McNulty
Cory McSweeney
Jennifer & Craig McWherter
Shelley McWherter
Colleen Medeiros
Shauna Medina
Barbara Meislin
Katie & Steven Merrill
Tara Metzner
Bernadette Miao
Frances Miao
Anne Mieling
Chad Miles
Charleigh Miles
Deborah Miller
Henry Miller, Jr.
Laura Miller
Lilly Miller
Jennifer Mills
Angelika C Mitchell
Kellly Dermody & Billie Mizell
Mary Mockus
Joel Molina
Robert Moline
Alycia Mondavi*
Steven Monosson
Sandy Klein Montalvo
Janet Montecalvo
Kathleen Moody
Veena Moorjani
Liz Moriarty
Teuta Morina
Linda Mornell
Karen & John Morrical
Mary Morrison
Roxy Mountains
Bob Moy
Robin Moyer
Kerry Moynihan
Kathleen Mugele
Linda Muldoon
David Mulqueeney
Mina Muraki
Darlene Murchison
Kathy Murphy
Marguerite Murrin
Sheila Sosnow & Richard Nagler
Marsha Naify
Nicole Needham
Laura Nelson
Marian Nelson
Alice Newmeyer
Kiren Niederberger
Brian Noble
Ted Nordstrom
Evelyne & John P. Norris
Georgia Oldenbrook
Paulina & Brad Oldenbrook
Sandra Oliveira

Priscilla & James O’Meara
Barrie Ongaro-Costa
Kari Ontko
Alfredo Leon Ora
Darcy Mackay & Keith Orlesky
Mario Ortega
Sean Overland
Diana Owyang
Dan Oxley
Steve Pantazopoulos
Kelly Pappas
Linda Pardo
Victoria Parker
Leslie Patterson
Diane Pease
Lene Pedersen
Amy Pedroli
Erin and Greg Pell
Penny Pennycook
Jennifer Perini
Pam Personette
Ellen Pesavento
Malia Peterson
Joan Pfersich
Matt and Deirdre Pharr
Lisa Piasecki
Michael Piatti
Cezary Pietrasik
Judith Pike
Robert Pike
Stephanie Pike
Andres Monroy & Heather Pollard
Thomas Pollinger
Kirsten & Steven Polsky
Lisa Lasota-Poole & Kevin Poole
Chris Pope
Carol Porter
Harriet Posner
Jennifer Posner
Keri Potter
Susie & Andrew Pryfogle
Carmen Puccinelli
Jennifer Purcell
Jamie Quigley
Steven Ramirez
Karen Ray
Robin Ray
Sharon Reackhof
Brooke & Zach Read
Izzy Read
Tina Read
Amy Rees
Thomas Restaino
Alexandra Reuter
Crystal Rhodd
Diana Ricci
Val Richardson
Nicholas Rickard
Sue & Matt Rickard
Kathryn Rifenburg
Beth Riley
Danielle Rinck
Linda Roan
Jason Robart
Corin Roberts
Shabe Behzadpour & Christian Rohde
Beth Rosch
Cynthia & Richard Rose
Helen Rosen
Darcey Rosenblatt
Aliisa Rosenthal
Jeffrey Roth
Toni Rothschild
Alison Rowe
Louie Rowley
Jeff Rubin
Julia Rubinic
Lisa Rucks
Nancy Rudin
Karla Ruge
Christopher Rupright
Beth Safrit
Shi No Sakura
Andrea Salentine
Greta Salmon
Reid Sams
Janeen & Mel Sanchietti
Jennifer Sapiente
Leah Williams Sasaki
Monica Sasaki
Jeffrey Schab
Gloria Schaefer
Janet Schieferdecker
Michael Schira
Dana Schmidt
Sheri Schoenberg
David Schubert
Sharman Schubert
Amee Scott
Robyn Sebastiani
Scott Sedlik
Debra Sereni
Edina Setty
Justin Shaw
Rachel Shay
Diane Shearin
Carter Sheedy
Elizabeth Sheehan
Priscilla Sheerin
Sydney Shelby
Kristen Sheldon
Kathy & Ceci Shepherd
Sherry Sherman
Amber Shields
Kathy & Jordan Shields
Mariah Shields
Ruth-Anne & Evan Siegel
Sara Silberschatz
Andrea Simon
Deborah Simpson
Gail & Bud Simpson
Jennette & Bryan Sinclair
Stephanie Skaff
Joanne Skraboly
Rebecca Slater
Merrill Joy Slaugh
Chris Slocomb
Danna Slusky
Karen Smith
Sandra & Bruce Smith
Shauna Somerville
Tess Soto
Laura Spivy
John Spongberg
Cathy & Gary Spratling
Susan H. Stanley
Jennifer & Rich Stark
Betsy Steckler
Shannon Stevens
Pam Stewart
Krista Stowell
Paula & Paul Strand
Susan Stratton
Frankie Thieriot Stutes
Doreen & Isaac Sugihto
Nancy Sullivan
George Sycip
Susan Takaki
Cheri & Greg Talbott
Cindy Taylor
Ginger Taylor
Sonya Tee
Judy Teixeira
Cathy Tennant
Pamela Theroux
Katherine Theus
Monica Thinas
Alison Thompson
Bobbie Thompson
Erin Thompson
Judith Thornton-Clark
Sharon Tilley
Gwen Tillman
Deborah & Eric Toizer
Tiz Tomalin
Alexa Tonner
Craig Torosian
Emma Townsend
Kristen & David Trisko
Anne Trumbo
Tanya Tully
Lynda Twomey
Cecily Upton
Priscilla Upton
Maya Dalla Valle
Solange Van der Moer
Holly Vance
Mike Glovsky & Staci Vargas
Nancy Volkman
Carol Vullmahn
Adam & Kenan Wadhwani
Anna Wadhwani
Amy Wakayama
Kevin Waldman
Kathleen Waldorf
Tracy Walker
Patsy & Tim Wallace
Linda Wallgren
Kimberlee Walsh
Carole & Ashley Waltemath
Christina Wang
Evelyn Wang
Carol Warren
Mary Ann Warringtom
Zoe Weinberg
Rory Weinstein
Rose Gavin & David Weinstock
Katherine Welch
Jane Rodger* & Steve Whatmore
Heather Whiles
Dennis Whipp
Deb White
Lauren Whitlock
Robyn Whitlock
Maia Wilkinson
Marion Heestand & Julia Williams
Claire Williamson
Jean Williamson
Jonathan Williamson
Barbara Winters
Kristine Wolcott
Cordelia Wolf
Joe Wolf
Katie Wolf
Cynthia Wong
Pindy Wong-Luk
Ashley Matchett Woods
Cynthia & Ken Wornick
Mike Wright
Sue Ellen Wright
Caroline Wu
Roger Wu
Michelle Yang
Ellen Yant
George & Barbara Yerby
Laurie Young
John Hussey & Carin Sasha Young
Gundi Younger
Megan Younoszai
Christine Zaky
Yifang Zhang

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