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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
  • Foundation Gala
  • Foundation Gala

Twenty-second Annual Purple and Gold Gala
Friday, September 30, 2016 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
  • 7:00 dinner and 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 16.

2016 Gala Honorees

Philanthropist of the Year:

Al and Bobbie Hubbard

Corporate Philanthropic Partner of the Year:

The Orthopaedic & Fracture Clinic, PA

Volunteer of the Year:

Larry Schnoor

Order of the Arch - Lifetime giving of $5,000,000+
  • Pepsi-Cola of Mankato, Inc.
Builders - Lifetime giving of $1,000,000+
  • Sherry Arndt
  • Microsoft Corporation
Benefactors - Lifetime giving of $500,000+
  • FPX
  • Al and Bobbie Hubbard
  • Jim and Kathryn Vonderharr
Partners - Lifetime giving of $100,000+
  • Abdo, Eick & Meyers, LLP
  • AMPERS
  • Anonymous (2)
  • David and Kelly Backes
  • Bremer Bank
  • Larry Cattell
  • Marcia L. Chalgren
  • Coldwell Banker Commercial Fisher Group
  • Mark and Mary Davis
  • KEYC News 12 / Fox 12 Mankato
  • Lloyd Family
  • Daniel Mundahl
  • National Philanthropic Trust
  • Paul Notermann
  • Larry and Barbara Schnoor
  • Curtis and Julie Stangler
  • LeRoy Sydness
President's Circle - Lifetime giving of $50,000+
  • Alexander "Sandy" and Wendy Allen
  • Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP
  • David Christensen and Jill Evans
  • Courtyard Marriott
  • Erbert & Gerbert's Sandwich Shop
  • Philip Guenther
  • Kenneth and Jody Hilgert
  • Sandy Hyde and Creighton Wersal
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Northwestern Mutual Life Foundation
  • Robert and Marsha Qualset
  • Dave and Jane Schostag
  • Timothy W. Scott and Lona Mae Falenczykowski
  • Ellen Steck and Glenn Gabriel
  • Mary I. Thomson Estate
  • Richard. L. Wagner Trust
Dean's Circle - Lifetime giving of $25,000+
  • Anonymous
  • Barbara and L Charles Bartz
  • Bailey Blethen
  • Dr. Jesse and Lindsey Botker
  • Sandra Swenby Ericson
  • Great Clips
  • Kimberly and Nicholas Greer
  • Hormel Foods Corporation
  • Kato Insurance Agency, Inc.
  • Locher Bros., Inc.
  • Mary Ellen and George Malkasian
  • McCormick Family
  • McGladrey, LLP
  • Rolf and Karen Middleton
  • Dennis and Jackie Miller
  • Mills Fleet Farm
  • Gary and Wendy Rockswold
  • John and Kristy Stoffel
  • Chad and Heidi Tischer
  • Western Specialized, Inc.
  • Lynn Wetherbee and William C. Weese, MD