Circle of Promise

Melodee & Jim Kalinke | Circle of Promise Members

Melodee & Jim Kalinke | Circle of Promise Members

As a Circle of Promise donor, you ensure the Foundation has the resources to respond to the community’s most pressing needs. Each gift means the Foundation can work to positively impact more lives throughout Porter County.

The Circle of Promise recognizes the wonderful individuals, families and businesses who choose to support the Foundation with an annual gift of $1,000 or more.

Circle of Promise Members


Jack Allen and Jody Allen

South Star Family Fund



Steve and Viki Adik

Stewart and Kathryn McMillan

Daniel and Joanne Urschel



Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Burnell

Scott and Nadine Ribordy

Peter and Vicki Turek

Kathleen and John Walsh

Mr. and Mrs. Deno K. Yiankes



Scott and Elizabeth Allen

Scott and Debbie Anselm

Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Arnold

Mr. John Barile, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Alan J. Barsophy

Fred and Kathleen Berglund

Mr. and Mrs. Karl Cender

Mr. and Mrs. Dean Cobble

Jon and Sharon Costas

Mr. and Mrs. Todd Elliott

Mary Ann Feller

Jim Fitzer & Kelly White

Jess and Stephanie Gerdes

Mrs. Valeurie Grieger

Jeffrey and Carol Hahn

John and Laura Hannon

Bill and Karen Higbie

Jonathan and Bonny Hildebrand

Mr. John E. Hill

Mr. and Mrs. John Hinkey

Earle and Katherine Hites

David and Anita Hollenbeck

Harry and Helen Howisen

Mr. and Mrs. James Hubbard

Mr. and Mrs. James E. Hutton

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Jaskowiak

Dr. John Johnson and Mrs. Susan Kelly-Johnson

Michael and Stephanie Jones

Jim and Melodee Kalinke

Mr. and Mrs. Warren Larson

Mr. and Mrs. Jon Leetz

Jeff and Kristin Lewis

Mr. and Mrs. Ted Ludwig

Bill and Erica Maar

Mark T. and Christine R. Maassel

Mr. David Milligan

Jonathan and Cathleen Nalli

Ralph Neff

Ms. Sherry Ohlfest

Dr. and Mrs. Stephen H. Paul

Vince and Shelly Recker

Mr. and Mrs. Paul L. Reisen

Mrs. Emily Remster

Jim and Desila Rosetti

Mike and Brenda Sheetz

Mr. and Mrs. Nick Sommer

South Star Family Fund

Grant Selected by Howard Gutenstein

Spero Valavanis

Vic and Donna Volom

Beth and Joe Wrobel

Mr. and Mrs. Deno K. Yiankes

J. Michael and Nancy J. Yohe