To help create a more peaceful world, the mission of PeaceMaker Minnesota is to help schools be safer places, free from bullying and harassment, and to help youth learn positive relational skills like empathy, respect, cooperation and how to resolve conflicts peacefully.
Candle Lighter Campaign: November 1 to November 14
Help Us Receive $8,000 in Challenge Funds!
We met our second goal of getting $1,000 in challenge funds! Thank you!
As of Today -- Monday, November 11 -- we need 161 more gifts to get $3,000 in challenge money from Coach Monica, LLC.
Thank you to these individuals, schools, businesses, and churches for contributing to our Candle Lighter Campaign! They are lighting the way.
Anonymous (13 gifts), Abby Matter, Agape Foundation, Amy & Pete Neuswanger, Ann Boekhoff, Ann Perkins, Anne Reid, Anne-Marie Combs, BakkenWood Hair Studio, Barb Bergseth, Barbara Moorhead, Barbara Pierson, Bill Pappin, Brian Drake, Bruce Schwenck, Carri Stuhr, Carrie Blandin, Cathy Hickman, Carl & Deb Anderson, Caroline Winslow, Christina Roste, Cindy Carlson, Cindy Piersdorf, Claudia Wilson, Community Shares of Minnesota, Courtney Colton, Cynthia Cath, Dakota County employees. Dan McNeil, Dave Janke, Dave Webb, David Krause, Dolores Voorhees, Doug Forbes (2 gifts), Elizabeth Kolbeck, Elsie Johnson, Emily Krause, Emily Laliberte, Eric Laage, Frank Wood, Gayle Appelbaum, Greg Kolbeck, Hayla Drake, Jake Vermillion Jane Hensen, Jane Wilken, Janet & Gary Johnson, Jean Mitby, Jennifer Schubert, Jill Kielblock, JoAnn Ward, John Conlin, John Laliberte, John Snell, Jolene Pierson, Joy Thao, Joyce Jose, Judy Jerde, Karin Margolis, Karla Hill-Donisch, Kathleen Bona (2 gifts) Kathy Menne, Kathleen Bona, Kathy Schakel – Carlson, Katy Koestler, Kevin Carlson, Kirk Larson, Laurence Margolis (2 gifts), Leslie Krause, Linda Brody, Lindsey Krause, Lorene and Jim Roste, Loveline Ndelle, Lynda Haemig, Marcy Keefe, Mari Donaldson, Marion London, Mark Grimes, Mary Leisman, Mary Parker, Mary Stadick, Megan Voorhees, Melissa Hart, Mercy Ekongi, Mike, Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures, Missy Hamre, Monda Tapp, Monica Gallagher (2 gifts), Monticello School District Employees, Moorhead Area Public Schools employees, Nancy Arnold, Nancy Nielsen, Pam Schwatntes, Patricia Cummings, Ray & Carla Erpelding, Rene Benham, Rick and Deborah Clark, Rita Lefebvre, Robert & Mary Schultz, Ronald Margolis, Ruth Jones, Sara Barney, Sarah Rathbone, Scott Glaser, Scott Roster, Shane Campbell, Shari Drake, Sharon Nolte, Sharon Schoenecker, Shelley and Michael Robshaw, Skye Campbell, St. John the Baptist Catholic School, St. Paul Public Schools employees, Stacey Powell, Summer Fund, Susan Dunlop, Theresa Perkins,Tom Campbell, Tiffany Geis, Tom Fitzpatrick, Verna Rowe, and Vicki Connor
Be a candle lighter, and increase the impact of your gift: Give a gift between November 1 and November 14. Your gift could increase by up to $10,000 through Give to the Max Day AND help us reach $8,000 in challenge funds!
You can prevent violence by helping schools to stop bullying and to teach youth positive relational skills like empathy, respect, cooperation, and how to resolve conflicts peacefully.
Your gift, no matter the amount, will help resolve these challenges and generate additional funding to help youth learn positive relational skills that can make a difference for a lifetime.
- Vivian Greeninger has pledged to contribute $500 when we reach 50 contributions.
- Midland Information Systems has pledged to contribute $1,000 when we reach 100 contributions.
- Coach Monica LLC has pledged to contribute $3,000 when we reach 300 contributions.
- Kari and Dan Rominski have pledged to contribute $3,500 when we reach 350 contributions.
Give your gift today. And, consider this: giving, via credit card, at GiveMN.org from November 1st through the 14th puts you in the running to increase the impact of your gift by up to $10,000 through random drawings!
Be a catalyst for peace – you can shine a light in the darkness.
November 11, 2019