Grateful for Your Support

We want to say a huge thanks to our generous donors. In 2023, these individuals and organizations made a direct investment in helping individuals in our community get and stay a step ahead. Names are listed in accordance with donors’ wishes.

A Family Foundation

Animal Medical Center, Cleveland

Athens Distributing Company (In-Kind)


Benwood Foundation

Bliss Luxury Spa (In-Kind)

blue skies

Bobby Stone Foundation

Broken Mill Ranch LLC

Certified Lighting INC.

Chase Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics

Chattanooga Professional Women for Good 


Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga

Epperson’s Jewelers

First Christian Church Outreach Committee

First Horizon Foundation

Friday Morning Study Club

George R. Johnson Family Foundation/Hardee’s

Good Sister Studio 

Grapevine Giving Foundation

Hamico Inc.

Hazel Montague Hutcheson Foundation

Henderson Hutcherson & McCullough, PLLC

Indigo Cafe (In-Kind)

Judge David Campbell Chapter, NSDAR

LifeCircle Women’s Healthcare

Lillian L. Colby Charitable Foundation

Lyndhurst Foundation

The Maven Table (In-Kind) 

May and May Dental (In-Kind) 

PepsiCo Foundation (Matching Gift)

Scenic City Clay Arts (In-Kind)

Tennessee Disability Coalition

The Chrysalis Foundation

The Church of the Good Shepherd

The Elsa and Peter Soderberg Charitable Foundation

The Outreach Committee of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

The Review Book Club of Chattanooga

The Rosecomb

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Unitarian Universalist Church of Chattanooga

United Way of Greater Chattanooga

Unum (Matching Gift)

Verizon Foundation (Matching Gift)

Weldon F. Osborne Foundation

Wild Geese Foundation

Anonymous (2)

Karen and Bob Elliott

Paul Neely & Susan Street


Pat and David Martin

Olan and Norma Mills

Cannon and Rick Montague

Susan K. Smartt


Nancy Otis Doyle

Dr. John Nelson and Dr. Lori Emerson

Sarah and Jeff Lorberbaum

Kathy and Bryan Patten

Mary Ann Stewart

Mrs. Susan R Thomas

Iris and Lee Abelson

Ann and Bill Aiken

Carla Askonas and Chuck Jones

Danna Bailey and David Brock

Dr. Sam and Dana Banks

Melissa Barat

Nancy and Charlie Belin

Bob and Nora Bernhardt

Alan Berlow and Susan Blaustein

Skylar and Jason Bowers

Anne and George Bright

Pat and Nina Brock

Susan and Paul Brock

Howard and Ann Brown

Elizabeth Caldwell-Cake & Benjamin Cake

Lacy Middlebrooks Camp and Thomas Camp

Emily and Paul Campbell

Charles and Ann Casey

Ruzha and Clif Cleaveland

Molly Copeland

Ann Coulter and Tom Trevor

Mandy Cowley

Patricia Daniel

Carla Donina and Jerry Mitchell

Libby and Frank Duff

Bob and Shelly Elliott

Jane Elmore

Sally and Buddy Faulkner

Kate McCarry Frazier

Kimberly Gardner

James and Patricia Garrett

Varsha and Devon Ghodasra

Joen and Bob Grizzard

Olivia Harrison

Moggie and Jim Henry

Dr. Marshall and Jane Horton

Deanne and Nelson Irvine

Maeghan Jones and Kirk Zigler

Joy W. Jones

Ann Keown

Candy Kruesi

MJ Levine

Allison and Kincaid Mills

Kristina and Tom Montague

Davis and Ashlan Morelock

Judy Powell

Carol and Brian Quinn

Kim and Chris Radpour

Cecilia Ridgeway & Rob Parker

Kathleen and Fred Robinson

Michelle Ruest

Lorie and William Runge

Rachel and Henry Schulson

Jay Shaffer and Hope Flammer

Lavonda and Tim Shipley

Alice and Alfred Smith

Marian and Jim Steffner

Rebecca Stimson and Thomas Jenkins

Claudia and Harold Stowe

Julie and Patrick Stowe

Erin Strazza & Connor Allison

James Sutherland

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Thaggard

Susan Thul

Emily and Teo Valdés

Barbara and Alan Voss

Flossie Weill

Laura Witherspoon & Harold Head

Kelly Zabroski

Anonymous (3)

Eugenia and Charles Allderdice

Mitch and Marie Farrar Baldree

Monique Prado Berke

Charlie and Nicole Brock

Faith Brunton

Lindsey Burgess

Carol and Herb Burhenn

Martha Butterfield

Carol Cenac

Peggy Sue and David Denham

Mary L. Drazich

Ione and Jim Farrar

Daniel and Susanne Grooms

Cara & Jacob Hennings

John and Teena Hewgley

Lisa M. Howick

Dr. Jeff and Terry Jump

Dr. Berneet Kaur

Barbara Kennedy

Pamela and Phil Kiper

Shannon Lanier

Alan and Alison Lebovitz

Sarah Marshall

Tresa and Franklin McCallie

Gloria J. Miller and David A. Bowman

Shelby and Carrington Montague

Virginia Newmyer

Margy Oehmig

Elise Ottenfeld

Debbie Sue and Mark Przybysz

Larimore B. and Marty B. Roberts

Maxine and Harold Robertson

Sarah and Jeff Ross

Barbara and Matt Royal

Leah Schulson

Emma Green and Michael Schulson

Lisa Shander

Pete and Lisa Shivers

Pris and Robert Siskin

Paulo Hutson Solórzano

Susan and William Spurgeon

Aggie and Andrew Stephenson

Wallace Tallent

Denise and Mike Taylor

Linda and Tom Voychehovski

Catherine Walldorf

Anonymous (4)

Lynn and Dr. C.R. Adcock

Owen Allen

Kelly Allen

Laurence Alvarez

Dr. Deborah Elwell Arfken

Pam and Edward Baker

Robin Balser

Jill Barat

Cathy Barrett

Rowena Belcher

Leslie Bell

Jane and Bob Berz

Joan Bickerstaff

Matthew Birkel

Susan Blank

Mike and Cathy Boettner

Andrea Bonds

Linda Marie Bosma

Linda Bradford

Kadi and Andrew Brown

Lisa and Josh Brown

Sharon Brown

Alissa and Andrew Browning-Couch

Emily Bullins

Dr. Gloria Butler

Carolina Calderon

Charlotte Caldwell

Nelson Campbell

Valerie Chandler

Terry and Robert Childers

Geri Childress

Alison and Bill Chimley

Mary Beth and Tom Clark

Rebecca Clark

Karen Claypool

Amy and Jon Cohen

Jo Coke

Sara Connaughton

April Cook and Drew Comer

Linda and Pete Cooper

Eleanor and Melvin Cooper

Courtney Crittenden

Lisa Crowder

Stefanie and Chip Crowe

Kristin and Gordon Davenport

Jonna Davis

Margha M. Davis

Rose Decosimo

Heather and Joe DeGaetano

Myranda DeMailly

Stefanie deOlloqui

Yvonne and Bill Derrickson

Wally and Shannon Edmondson

Mark & Ellen Elam

Angela Favaloro

Emily Ford

Dale and Kaye Foust

Ms. Savannah Fraser

Haley Gentner

Lisa Geren

Rebecca Gibson

Dr. and Mrs. Robert Giles, Jr.

Katherine Giles

Lissa Goeltz

Liz and Frank Grant

Jill Guess

Ouisi Hamilton

Katie Haremski, MPS

Kathleen Harrison

Cara Harrod

Carolyn & Charles Hart

Stephanie Hays and Peter Woolcock

Dawn Hendrix

Jan Hewgley and William Hewgley Jr.

Teresa H. Hill

Terri and Craig Holley

Destiny Howard

Buckner Hughes

Nancy Jolley

Julie Jordan

Kelly Kietzke

Linda and Frank Knight

Darcy Knowles

Carrie and Patrick Lawson

Ms. Coles Lawton & Mr. Charley Frazier

Susan Lazenby

LTC(R) Lisa Lemza

Alexa Lett

Jeffrey Lett

Elizabeth Levine

Karna and Lloyd Levitt

Lori and Larry Lively

Christopher Luevano

Donna Maddox

Nandini Makrandi

Christa and Karla Mannarino-Jackson

Vickie Marler and Paula Knox

Dillon Martin

Sara and Spencer McCallie

Carolyn McConville

Sandra McCrea

Laurie McNulty

Susy Meier

Philip M. Meyer II

Jennifer and Jay Mills

Shannon Millsaps

Sarah G. Moore

Robbie Moore

Gwen Mullins Alegre

Ruth and Fred Obear

Nahomi Ortiz

Shirley Panizza

Donnie Parton

Phil and Suzie Pollock

Bill Reason

Michael and Lisa Revenig

Chelsea Risley

Madeline Robbins

Lindsay Rose

Morgen Rose

Judy Sachsman

Andrea and Thomas Sanders

Jackie and Marty Scheinberg

Erica Scoggins

Candy and Steve Scoggins

Virginia Anne and Hugh Sharber

Helen Burns Sharp

Alison Shaw

Ellen Simak

Sharon Simerville

Sujata Singh

Holly Sisson

BettyeLynn Smith

Hilda Sullivan

Edie Sutter 

Elizabeth Swafford

Holly Tarver

Julie and Rob Taylor

Lisa Thomasson

Mona Thomson

Carol Torres

Anne Underwood

Bill and Katie Warren

Nora H. Williams, M.D.

Trevor and Sara Wilson

Heather Wilson

Jami Wise

Rachel and Hal Wright

Anonymous (3)

Katey Alegre-Mathews

Frank and Bertha Alford

Michael Battista

Nancy Blank, MD

Julie L. Brown and Steve Ezell

Margaret M. Caldwell

Lauryn Carlson

Lincoln H. Christensen

Chelsea Conrad

Dory Cooper

Sharon Crittenden

Greg and Nancy Cross

Cassidy Dickens

Brooke Dillard

Megan Duggar

Beth Duggar

Connelly P. Ensign

Anne Feehrer

Pat Fuller

Dominique and Paul Gable

Christina Gifford

Jeannine Grogg

Jody and Harry Groves

Jeri Harrison

Sarah Hubbard

Theresa J. Kitchell

Debora Knopp

Sandra Landry

Richard Lewis

Jennifer Mannhardt

Nancy McCord

Sally Michaud

Amy Mowbray

Shannon B. Mowrer

Dan Nice

John and Laurel Niemeyer

Alicia and Eric Oliver

Heather Ott and Lee Davis

The Owen family 

Marjorie Pasch

Veena Rangaswami

Richard Reece II

Alan Richelson and Lynn Howard

Galen Riley

Anne and Jack Robbins

Elizabeth Rosenberger

Jessica Ross

Lori Ruderman

Elle Scarbrough

Judge Christie Sell  

Charlotte Smalley

Linda Snodgrass

Roses Watson Taylor

Mary Rose Teague

Faith Trowell

Nathan Tucker

Allyson Urban

Lesley Van Duinen

Lori Warren

Richard Zachary and Ruth Longway 

Kemmer Anderson, from Nelson Campbell

Johnnie Bell Legg Hewgley, gifts from Jan Hewgley and William Hewgley Jr. and John and Teena Hewgley  

Anne Berberich, from Linda Marie Bosma

Phuoc Dang, from Dillon Martin

Doris Johnson, from Erica Scroggins

Andra Jurist, gifts from Alan Berlow and Susan Blaustein and Virginia Newmyer 

Ed Waterhouse, from Nelson Campbell         

the dignity and freedom of all women, from Julie L. Brown


Iris & Lee Abelson, from Richard Reece II


Kelly Baskin Allison, from Jessica Ross


Dana Banks, from Lori Ruderman


Nancy Belin, from Heather and Joe DeGaetano


Mary Beth Bode, from Terri and Craig Holley


Nelson D. Campbell, from Emily and Paul Campbell


Aliza Cohen, from Amy and Jon Cohen


Kelly Costello, from Anonymous


Mandy Cowley, from the Judge David Campbell Chapter, NSDAR


Pat Daniel, from Connelly P. Ensign


Finn Edmondson, from Robbie Moore


Kate Frazier, from Coles Lawton


Lissa Goeltz, gifts from Pam and Edward Baker and Mrs. Susan R. Thomas


Claudia Haltom, gifts from Rowena Belcher and Mrs. Susan R. Thomas


Stephanie Hays, from Veena Rangaswami


Gloria J. Miller, from David A. Bowman


Martha Mulvaney, from Linda Snodgrass


Margaret & Ward Nelson, from Shelby and Carrington Montague


Ouisi, from Faith Trowell


Jadda Parton, from Donnie Parton


Judy Powell, from Russell Powell


Lyda Prack, from Linda Snodgrass


Carolyn Schneider, from Amy and Jon Cohen


Henry Schulson’s retirement from Amy and Jon Cohen


Rachel Schulson, gifts from Rowena Belcher, Kate McCarry Frazier, Jay Shaffer and Hope Flammer, BettyeLynn Smith


Viston Taylor III, from Roses Watson Taylor


Kathy Thaggard, gifts from Peggy Sue and David Denham, and Candy and Steve Scoggins


Ashlee Turnbull, from Judy Sachsman

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Gifts made after December 31, 2024 will be acknowledged in our 2025 listing. Thank you for your investment in women!

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