Meet Central Donors

Madilynn Pietzman ’25

Shaping a New Path Forward

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This Feels Like Home

Dave ’64 and Linda Wesselink pose in front of a canal near the Rembrandt House Museum in Amsterdam on a 2018 trip to the Netherlands.

Investing in International Education

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2021-22 Memorial Gifts

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Paying Generosity Forward

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Baking a Difference: The Jackson Perkins Education Scholarship

Justine Jackovich Hines ’13 decided to pursue a career in higher education thanks to her experience as a resident assistant at Central. Hines was one of 11 RAs for Gaass 3rd Center. Pictured in the front row from left to right are Jordan Stevens ’16, Randie Dixon Gist ’16, Hines, Allyson Mann ’16 and Angie Allgood ’16. Pictured in the back row from left to right are Clarissa LaPlante Ruiz ’16, Trisha Smith ’16, Katie Todd ’16, Chelsea Brandt ’15, Ashley Cliff ’16 and Anna Bowser ’16.

The Gift of Monthly Giving

Amber Reysack ’25 working with a microscope in one of Central's science labs.

Life Loves On

Paul Poppen ’69

Supporting Social Justice Work

Jeff McMartin’90,(left), along with his daughters, Emily and Caroline ’24, and wife Laurie Rieken McMartin ’90.

“I Love This College”

Rev. Edwin ’51 and Luella Rozeboom Mulder ’51

A Legacy of Love and Scholarships

Celebrate 10 years of the Journey Scholarship Fund

Journey Scholarship Celebration – 2021

Photo of the newly-renovated women's locker room.

It’s About the Relationships

Splitscreen photo of Tom Reinbold, alongside his daughter Allison Reinbold ’20

“Endless Possibilities for My Daughter”

Ed ’70 and Martha Friskey Van Hemert ’72

Legacy of Learning

Dr. Joel and Shayla From

Generational Benefit

Richard ’62 and Mary Roorda Glendening ’62

More Than 35 Years of Giving

Bill Rankin ’69

The Importance of Scholarships

Dave '61 and Ardie Pals Sutphen '64

DUTCHIES 2019 – Sutphen Tribute

Catherine B. Elwell

Honorary Alumna

Bernadette M. Allen ’78

An Ambassador Comes Home

Kimberly Watts ’88

The Right Fit

Ryan Danks

Coming From a Real Place

Christine (Epperly) Ieuter ’91

Preview a Career

Carol Brickley ’64

Promoting Harmony

Anna Swanson '03

The Music of Philanthropy

William C. Wellner ’50

Giving Back to Central Students

Chad ’97 and Valerie Roush Huyser ’97