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Individuals who give an annual gift of $10,000 or more to Sioux Empire United Way are recognized as Alexis de Tocqueville Society members.

Sioux Empire United Way’s Alexis de Tocqueville Society was founded in 1997 by T. Denny Sanford.  The society is named after a French aristocrat and author, Alexis de Tocqueville, who wrote, “When an American asks for the cooperation of his fellow citizens, it is seldom refused; and I have often seen it afforded spontaneously and with great good will.”  We are fortunate to have citizens such as these in the Sioux Empire.

Sioux Empire United Way is proud to have 80 members in the Alexis de Tocqueville Society. Our local members are also recognized on a national level with membership in the National Alexis de Tocqueville Leadership Society.

2017 SOCIETY MEMBERS

La Société Nationale ($100,000 - $249,999)

La Table Ronde d’Un Million de Dollars

T. Denny Sanford

Ordre de Egalité ($50,000 - $74,999)

Henry Carlson, Jr. & Eleanor Carlson

Dan & Arlene Kirby

Ron & Joanne Moquist

Ordre de Liberté ($25,000 - $49,999)

Miles & Lisa Beacom

Jeff & Tammie Broin

Greg & Sheri Carmon

Dana & LaDawn Dykhouse

Tom & Barb Everist

Mark & LeAnn Griffin

Jim & Jane Harrenga

Joe & Jennifer Kirby

Steve & Suzie Kirby

Scott & Ronna Sletten

Membres de la Société Grands ($15,000 - $24,999)

David R. & Erika Billion

Al & Terri Bowden

Bill & Lynne Byrne

Dale & Susan Froehlich

Mark & Pat Graham

Dr. Daniel & Catherine Heinemann

Kevin & Peggy Kirby

Dave & Tammy Rozenboom

Jeff & Katie Scherschligt

Fred & Sandy Slunecka

Al Schoeneman

Fred & Sandy Slunecka

Jeff & Reneece Strand

Jerry & Mary Pat Sweetman

Michael & Mona VanErdewyk

Hugh & RuthAnn Venrick

Membres de la Société ($10,000 - $14,999)

E. Paul Amundson, MD & Alison Tendler, MD

Bill & Peg Baker

Brian & Janet Bird

Tony & Lorraine Bour

Rob & Miriam Broin

Matt & Pam Clark

Paul & Mary Ellen Connelly

Steve & Betty Crim

Rich & Sharon Cutler

Kevin & Karen Doyle

Steve & Kris Egger

Rich & Mary Garry

Tom & Lisa Gerner

J. Tyler & Michelle Haahr

Dr. Eddie & Christine Hamilton

Paul & Paige Hanson

Bill & Carolyn Hinks

Tim & Dr. Pam Homan

Mike, Cindy & Kylie Huether

Jay & Jane Huizenga

Rick & Glenys Hull

Ethan Johnson

Dr. Dave & Mary Ann Kapaska

Ken & Rita Karels

Andrew & Brenda Kibbe

Dave & De Knudson

Kelby & Heidi Krabbenhoft

Scott & Marlys Lawrence

Rick & Donna Lessnau

Craig & Pat Lloyd

John & Carol McGrath

Richard Molseed

Dr. Karla K. & Thomas Murphy

Randy & Debbie Nehring

Rob & Angela Oliver

Dr. Michael & Debby Olson

John & Penny Porter

TJ & Dr. Gayle Reardon

Tom & Kris Reaves

Jack & Joyce Rentschler

Wade & Alison Robey

Dan & Sharon Rykhus

Greg & Pam Sands

Arlette Scherschligt

Darrell & Beth Schmith

George & Joannie Sercl, Jr.

Keith & Becky Severson

W. Tom & Mary Simmons

Tim & Nancee Sturdevant

Pat & Jana Sweetman

Rob & Kari TeKolste

Dr. Vance & Jana Thompson

Jon & Suzanne Veenis

Tom Walsh, Sr. & Kathy Walsh

Tom & Lynne Zimmer

Memorial Funds

William Alexander & Lida Beach Memorial Fund