Founders List
The “I Believe Campaign” was official kicked-off at the 75th State FFA Leadership Conference in Fresno, April 2003.  Please help the California FFA Foundation thank the following donors; please consider adding your name to the list.

AMERICAN FOUNDER $100,000 and above
James G. Boswell Foundation
Richard & Kathy Denier
California Farm Bureau Federation
California Association FFA
California FFA Foundation
Farm Credit Associations of California
Ironstone Concours d’Elegance

STATE FOUNDER $25,001-$99,999
Alexandre Dairy 
California Cotton Alliance
California Milk Advisory Board
CoBank
James Dennis Daly-Honor Gift
Gambril Family
John Gottlund Estate
Hilmar Cheese
Huisman Family
Kahn, Soares & Conway, LLP
Monsanto Company
Nationwide Foundation
Ponderosa Telephone Co.
Van Vleck Ranching & Resources
Wells Fargo Foundation
Robert M. & Betty J. Wing

The Zenith Company

CHAPTER FOUNDER $1,001-$25,000

Chuck & Druann Ahlem
James Ahlgren
AG Foundation, Inc.
Brian Albertoni
Albiani Land & Livestock
Dennis & Beth Albiani
Gil & Kay Albiani
Mike & Chantelle Albiani
Alexandre Family
All West Select
Allied InsuranceAmador-El Dorado-Sacramento Cattlemen’s Assoc.
Arbuckle-Pierce FFA
Aschwanden Family
Harry & Edith Aschwanden

Atascadero FFA
Atwater FFA
Atwater-Buhach Colony FFA
Bakersfield-Foothill FFA
Bakersfield-Highland FFA
Bank of America
Greg Beard
Mark & Cindy Bender
Richard & Debora Benson
Mark & Lori Blackwell
John R. Boschi Family
Robert & Gloria Bowman
Cathie & Dick Bradley
Norman & Emily Braga
Bret Harte FFA
Bruces Trucking
CALCOT
California Ag Teachers'  Assoc.
California Cattlemen’s Association
California Dairies, Inc.

California Milk Advisory Bd.
Cal Poly - College of Agriculture
California State Grange
James R. Campbell
Carpinteria FFA
Central Region FFA
Chico
FFA 2004-05
Chowchilla FFA
Pete & Elena Clark
Clarksburg-Delta FFA
Clovis
FFA
Will & Debra Cockrell Family
In Memory of Frank Coddington
Collet Construction
Cotton Growers & Ginners
Coalinga FFA
College of the Sequoias
Colusa FFA
Community Foundation Merced Co.
County Bank
Billy J. Cox
Charles Crivelli III
CSU Chico - College of Agriculture
Jerry T. Davis
Al & Jill DeRose & Family
Del Oro FFA
Demple Farming Inc.
Alfred & Rosa Denier
Fred & Cathy Denier
Larry & Betty Denier
DeSilva Family
John & Georgene Diener
Dos Palos FFA
Durham
FFA
East Fresno-Madera Sec. FFA
Dennis P. Edlund
Elk Grove FFA
Elsie Allen Ag Boosters
Escalon FFA
Escondido
FFA
Excellence in Presentations
Farm Credit Associations
Farmers & Merchants Bank
Ferndale
FFA
Ed & Patti Fichtner
In Memory of Charles D. Filice
Firebaugh FFA
Five Points Ranch, Inc.
Erica Flores
Robert & Sheryl Flores
Mario Flores
Forestville-El Molino FFA
Fresno-Central FFA
Galt FFA
Nick & Sharlene Garcia
Darlene Gilles
George & Ella Gomes
Mike & Kara Gomes
Giacomini Family
Karl & Stephanie Giacomini
Peter & Elisabeth Giacomini
Tiffany Giacomini
Gonzales FFA
Gonzales Young Farmers
Granite Construction
Grass Valley-Bear River FFA
Gridley FFA
Hamilton
City FFA
Hanford
FFA
Dick Harper
Jack Havens
In Memory of Dr. John Herman
Kip & Marilyn Herzon
Bob & Cynthia Heuvel
John & Stacie Hewitt
Tom & Patricia Hill
Hilmar FFA
Larry Hirahara
Hollister-San Benito FFA
Holt of California
Jim & Tracy Hyer
Imperial Section FFA
Indio
FFA
In Memory of Robert Johnson
AG Kawamura
Ron & Jonna Kemper
Kerman
FFA
Kern
County Farm Bureau
Kern-Inyo Section FFA
Kimmel Construction Inc.
King City FFA
Kingsburg FFA
Lakeside-El Capitan FFA
Land O’Lakes
LaSalle Family

Lassen Co. Cattlemen/Women
Lassen County Sheriff’s Posse
Don & Clara Laub
John & Edyth Ledbetter
Le Grand FFA
Lemoore FFA
Lodi
FFA
Lompoc
FFA
Los Banos FFA
Ralph & MaryJane Loya
Kathleen & Rick Loya
Madera FFA  

Doug Maddox
Makhteshim-Agan of North America
Mariposa FFA
Mariposa FFA Boosters
Duane Martin Livestock
Joe Martinez Family
Marysville FFA
Jim & Kristi Mattes
McArthur-Fall River FFA
Dr. Les & Liz McCabe
Lloyd & Shelia McCabe
Dick McMillan
Dean & Bea McNeilly
David Mendonca
Merced -Golden Valley FFA
Merced-Mariposa Section CATA
Merced-Mariposa Section FFA
Ole & Dorothy Mettler
Middletown FFA
Mircovich Family
Modesto-Beyer FFA
Modesto
Chamber of Commerce
Modesto-Grace Davis FFA
Modesto-Johansen FFA
Len Monaco
Monsanto Company
Monterey Chemical Co. Hugh Mooney
Morgan Hill-Sobrato FFA
Morro Bay FFA
Doug Mosebar
Tom Munter
Nationwide Health Plans
Grass Valley-Nevada Union FFA
Henry Mayo Newhall Foundation
New Holland
Newman-Orestimba FFA
Nicolaus-East Nicolaus FFA
Nimphius Family
Nipomo FFA
North Salinas
FFA Adv. Board
North Salinas
FFA Boosters
Oakdale FFA
Art & Stephanie Oelsner
Orradre Ranch
Oroville-Las Plumas FFA
Sonya & Charles Parker
Teri Parker Owning
Paso Robles FFA
Patterson FFA
Paul Pavletich
In Memory of Paul Pearson
George Perry and Sons, Inc.
Petaluma
FFA
Joseph Peters
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Phippen Brothers
Dick & Darlene Piersma
Porterville
FFA
Porterville-Granite Hills FFA
Porterville-Monache FFA
Prestininzi Girls
Nicolina Prestininzi
Norman Pretzer & Family
Rabobank
Red Bluff FFA
Adena Reed-Honor Gift
Reedley
College
Jim & Mary-LaSalle Rickert
Rio Vista FFA
Riverside-Rubidoux FFA
Robertson Ranch
Richard Rogers – Honorary
Richard & Thelma Rogers
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Stanley & Helen Rose Family
Russell Rustici
Lee & Therese Ruth
Joe & Jill Sabol
Sacramento
Cty Farm Bureau
Sacramento-Florin FFA
Sacramento
Valley Farm Credit
San Andreas-Calaveras FFA
Manfred & Jean Sander
San Joaquin
Region CATA
San Joaquin
Region FFA
SLO Co. Cattlemen’s
San Luis Obispo FFA
Santa Maria FFA
Santa Paula FFA
Santa Rosa-Elsie Allen FFA
Santa Ynez FFA
Selma
FFA
Sence Foundation
Shandon FFA
Luanne Silkwood
Silkwood Family Foundation
Gary Silva Sr.
Silva Land & Cattle Company
Simplot
Richard & Renate Soares
Soledad
FFA
Sonoma
Marin Veterinary Serv.
South Valley Section FFA
Southern Region CATA
Southern Region FFA
Susanville-Lassen FFA
Tehachapi FFA
A. Teichert & Sons
The Agricultural Network Fund
Tollhouse-Sierra FFA
Tri-State Livestock Credit Corporation
Tulare County Farm Bureau
Tulare
Kings Section
Tulare
Union FFA
Tulare
Western FFA
Turlock
Chamber of Commerce
Turlock
FFA
Turlock-Pitman FFA
Tony & Joan Turkovich
Stan Uchiyama
Ann Ulrich
Union Bank
Greg Van Dyke
Hank Van Exel
Ann Vassar
Vino Farms
Visalia-Golden West FFA
D. Dwight ‘Doc’ Wait
Wasco FFA
Warren & Patricia Weaver
Paul & Deborah Wenger & Family
West Fresno Madera FFA Section
West Valley FFA
Wheatland FFA
Woodlake FFA
World Wide Sires, LTD
John Zehnder
Zipser Family Farms
1968 State Officer Team
1975-76 State Officer Team
1992-93 State Officer Team

 


HONOR GIFTS made in honor of the following
A. Lowery Legacy, CV-CWA
Dick Crabill
Dr. Ron Hutchings "Hutch
Victor Silva
Troy Bunch
J&J Dennis
Richard Regalo

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