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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Foundation Gala

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/advance/gala/
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  • Foundation Gala
  • Foundation Gala

Twenty-first Annual Purple and Gold Gala
Friday, September 25, 2015 5:30 PM
Location: CSU Hearth Lounge and Ballroom

  • 5:30 hors d'oeuvres and social
  • 6:15 special performance by the Minnesota State Mankato Theatre and Dance Department cast of Titanic
  • 7:00 dinner and brief recognition program with a dessert buffet and music following

Cost $75. Formal attire; purple and gold encouraged. Valet parking. Directions here.

To sign up to attend, arrange payment, and choose an entree, please contact Becky Miller at events@mnsu.edu or 507-389-1798 by September 11.

2015 Gala Honorees

Philanthropist of the Year:

Steve and Judy Legenhausen

Corporate Philanthropic Partner of the Year:

Wells Concrete

Volunteer of the Year:

Bob Qualset

Builders - Lifetime giving of $1,000,000+
  • Steve and Judy Legenhausen
  • Ken and Kit Shimota
Benefactors - Lifetime giving of $500,000+
  • Anonymous
  • Charter Communications
  • ETAP
  • Mayo Clinic Health System
Partners - Lifetime giving of $100,000+
  • Anonymous
  • Bolton & Menk, Inc.
  • Mary Ella Jerome Family Foundation
  • Mankato Motor Company
  • Dr. Gunder Myran
  • Julia and Peter Pollock
  • Schwab Fund for Charitable Giving
  • Snell Motors
  • Wells Concrete
  • Zepol Corporation
President's Circle - Lifetime giving of $50,000+
  • Marcia L. Chalgren
  • Daren and Sarah Cotter
  • Family of Brianna Richmond Cowles
  • Barbara and Richard Gunderson
  • Paul and Diane Hanson
  • Dr. Kaye Herth
  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Jang C. Jin
  • Lake Crystal Coaches
  • Link Snacks, Inc.
  • Lloyd Family
  • Old Dutch Foods
  • Volk Transfer
  • Paul and Sue Wilke
Dean's Circle - Lifetime giving of $25,000+
  • AgStar Financial Services
  • American Endowment Foundation
  • Vickie Apel
  • Beckhoff Automation, LLC
  • John and Linda Behrens
  • Dr. Diane Berge
  • Blattner Energy, Inc.
  • Blue Bricks
  • Mayva Boranian
  • Country Inn & Suites
  • Courtyard by Marriott
  • EI Microcircuits
  • Lenore Fonda
  • JBeal Real Estate Group
  • Heather and Todd Ludwig
  • Marco
  • Dr. Jeanette Marsh
  • Margaret Mett Estate
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Protein Sources, LLP
  • Bill and Lou Schroeder
  • Ellen Steck and Glenn Gabriel
  • Jay and Vicky Thomas
  • Robert and Joyce Wissink
  • Marilyn and Alan Youel
  • Randy and Sandy Zellmer