Widening Circles Society

The Widening Circles Society is a group of donors who have helped the Community Foundation widen its breadth of impact throughout Frederick County by generously supporting our outreach to the community. Different levels of membership are available, starting at just $100. And, as always, all contributions are tax deductible.

Membership Levels

  • Philanthropist Circle: $5,000+
  • Leadership Circle: $2,500-4,999
  • Stewardship Circle: $1,000-2,499
  • Sponsorship Circle: $500-999
  • Friendship Circle: $250-499
  • Membership Circle: $100-249

Make a difference by becoming a Widening Circle Society member. Donate today.

2016 Campaign Contributions

Thank you to the following Widening Circles Society Members who have so generously contributed to our FY2016 campaign which runs from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.

Philanthropist Circle
Estate of Blanche L. Hargis

Stewardship Circle
Mr. William H. Browning
Dorothy T. Cannon
Mr. and Mrs. Randy L. Cohen
Dorothy L. Etzler
Cornelius Ryan Fay III
Dr. and Mrs. Robert T. Fisher
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey I. Hurwitz
Skip and Nikki Irwin
Mr. and Mrs. James E. Keating
Mark and Angela Mayer
Mr. and Mrs. John Paul  Morin
Tod and Barry Salisbury

Sponsorship Circle
The Gordon M. and Teresa Warfield Cooley
  Charitable Gift Fund
Kate Costlow and John D'Amore
Mr. and Mrs. James Clapp
Mr. and Mrs. Michael D. Cumberland 
Mark and Suzanne Friis
Kevin and Jeannie Hessler
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Kennedy
Robert K. Moler 
Richard and Patricia Petre
Dr. and Mrs. Greg Rausch
Marv and Mary Regner
Mrs. Colleen M. Remsberg
Carroll E. and Gloria M. Selby
Mr. and Mrs. Alfred P. Shockley
Mr. and Mrs. Kyle Y. Swisher, III
John E. and A. Jane Tritt
Hon. Wm. W. Wenner
Matt and Sandy Wiley

Friendship Circle
Mr. and Mrs. Tim Ambrose
Philip Berkheimer and Marj Bernstein
Denny and Judy Black
Bill Blakeslee
Dennis and Kathleen Brekhus
Frances Burlas
Estate of John and Catherine Cheatham
Ms. Lisa Y. Coblentz
Stacey Collins and RaeAnn Butler
Jim and Sandy Cox
Mr. and Mrs. Todd K. Davis
Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Doll
Ms. Mary V. Dove
Mr. Harry George, III and Ms. Darlene Dolan
Carolyn and Jack Greiner
John and Jennifer Grove
Norine and Ted Haas
Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Hoff, III
David and Diane Hoffman
Robert G. Hooper Family Fund
Ms. Charlotte S. Holter 
Jeffrey D. Leach
Frank and Nancy Lesure
George and Pamela Lewis
Donald and Rebecca Linton
Mr. and Mrs. Earl M. Mackintosh
Ms. Brenda M. Main
Mr. and Mrs. C. Richard Miller, Jr.
Nancy W. Molesworth
Mary Lou Musser
Robert and Lucinda Noland
Joshua Pedersen
Dale and Betsy Phelps
Mr. and Mrs. J. Ray Ramsburg, III
Colleen M. Remsberg
James and Shirley Shores
Mr. and Mrs. David R. Stauffer 
Alice Jean Stine
Mr. and Mrs. Dale T. Summers
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel K. Tregoning
David and Melanie Williamson
Susan and Jay Wolfe




Membership Circle
Jack N. Anderson & Cheryl D. Parrott
Mr. and Mrs. Earle L. Arnold, Jr. 
M. Dunbar Ashbury, Jr.
Albertine H. Baker
The Honorable and Mrs. Samuel W. Barrick
Earl and Anita Bartgis
Gene and Bette Bennett
Cdr. and Mrs. Norman W. Birzer
Ms. Nancy L. Bittle
Peg and Orley Bourland
Dr. and Mrs. J. Emmet Burke
Beverly B. Byron
Faye and Robert Cannon
David English Carmack
Mary Catherine Cashour
Avalee S. Chadwick
Kimberly S. Chaney
Dr. and Mrs. B. Franklin Cooling
Eric and Angie Dallavalle
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Dixon
Dr. and Mrs. Caroll A. Doggett
Herbert L. Doggett
The Honorable and Mrs. G. Edward Dwyer, Jr.
Lee and Cathy Engel
Mr. and Mrs. C. William Eyler, Jr.
Betty M. Follin
Mr. and Mrs. J. Leroy Frazier
Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Frey
Mr. and Mrs. John H. Frye, III
Ken and Ann Frushour
Jim and Sandy Gangawere
Mary and Griff Garwood
Robert E. and Tempe J. Gearinger
Mr. John C. George
Ms. Bessie B. Gladhill
Paul and Rita Gordon
Dr. and Mrs. Ching-Jou Gou
Denise and Bernard Gouin
Mr. and Mrs. Alex Grabenstein
Dorothy M. Green
Jim and Anita Gugel
Mr. and Mrs. Gail T. Guyton
Donna L. Harris
Dr. and Mrs. Everett T. Hart
Richard M. Hassett, CPA
Deborah Hawn
John D. Hendrickson, II
Mrs. Charlotte S. Holter
Mr. and Mrs. C. Kurt Holter
Dr. and Mrs. Richard G. Holz
Forest Hough
C.A. Iorio
Stella Jordan
Maureen Kallstrom
Mr. James L. Keirsey
Mr. Michael G. Kelly
Eugene and Julianne LaCroce
Deborah Lamperti
Rev. and Mrs. Albert K. Lane, III
Mr. and Mrs. David L. Langston
Andrew and Laura Lebo
The Jack V. Leishear Endowment Fund
Terry A. and Nancy J. Leishman
Mr. and Mrs. Theodore M. Luck
Dan and Pat Lufkin
Nancy and Bob Manthey
Evelyn Manwiller
Mike and Rita McGowan
Janet L. Michael
Dorothy C. Misner
Dr. and Mrs. James A. Merkel
Mr. and Mrs. Marvin E. Metzgar
Ms. Anne S. Meyer
Ms. Marilyn K. Molesworth
Ms. Shabri Moore
Bob and Winnie Mount
Mr. and Mrs. Timothy R. Morgan, Jr.
Don and Sue Murphy
Truman and Catherine Myers
Rose Myers
Mildred Nicodemus
Anne A. Niemiec
Virginia Patrick
Michael Paskowsky and Jane Talarico
Dr. Austin Pearre, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. William L. Portier
Dr. Albert M. Powell
Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Powers
Ms. Linda Pruitt-Michielli
Mr. and Mrs. Adrian M. Remsberg
Serge Rousselle and Joan Wicks
Mr. and Mrs. Jack W. Shoemaker
Richard and Patricia Simons
Mr. and Mrs. F. Lawrence Silbernagel, Jr.
Thomas G. Slater
Nancy L. Speck
Mr. Clarence F. Smith
George and Carolyn Smith
Ms. Susan S. Snyder
David Stalnaker
George and Libby Stauffer
Mr. and Mrs. R. Dean Stickell
John Stush and Audrey Rayfield
Ms. Lara Subleski
Jim Summers and Elly Williams
Sara M. Thomas
William Thomas
Nancy and William (Woody) Thrasher
Michael and Karin Tome
Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Trunk, III
Mr. Jerry E. VanSant
Teresa M. Verdin
Dr. David H. Wallace
Dr. and Mrs. Larry Joseph Warner
Lucien and Anna Winegar
Mike and Marlene Young

To view the list of Widening Circles Society members who so generously contributed to our 2015 campaign which ran from July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015, click here.

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