Capital Campaign

Campaign Progress

Campaign Donors

Thanks to our generous lead donors, the Make Room for HOPE Capital Campaign is more than three-fourths complete. We are counting on additional supporters to help us reach our ultimate goal! If you are currently considering a campaign donation, now is the perfect time to Make Room for HOPE with a gift or pledge.

Champions of Hope

Contributors of $1,000,000 or more

  • Anonymous Family Foundation

Guardians of Hope

Contributors of $500,000 up to $999,999

  • Community Health Endowment of Lincoln

Rays of Hope

Contributors of $100,000 up to $249,999

  • Abel Foundation
  • Ameritas Charitable Foundation
  • Bryan Health
  • Dillon Foundation
  • Terry and Hansen
  • Nelnet Foundation
  • Pearle Francis Finigan Foundation
  • Robert and Ardis James Foundation
  • Scheels
  • Sunderland Foundation
  • Union Bank & Trust

Companions of Hope

Contributors of $50,000 up to $99,999

  • Doug and Mary Carper
  • Kile and Virginia Johnson
  • Holly and Tonn Ostergard
  • Rogers Foundation

Pillars of Hope

Contributors of $25,000 up to $49,999

  • Assurity
  • Jeff and Sarah David
  • Doug and Pam Ganz
  • Elizabeth and Frank Hilsabeck
  • Lee and Debbie Stuart Family Foundation
  • Lincoln Industries
  • Donde Plowman
  • Theresa Farnsworth Wittman Charitable Foundation

Cultivators of Hope

Contributors of $10,000 up to $24,999

  • Anonymous private donor
  • Deb Buhro and Ron Kobler
  • Bill and Marilyn Cintani
  • Pam and John Dinneen
  • Donlan Foundation
  • Firespring
  • Al Friesen
  • Susan and Barry Gourley
  • Immanuel Vision Foundation
  • Jim Stuart, III Family Foundation
  • Sue and Vern Kittinger
  • Kylie and Jeff Legree
  • Lincoln Community Foundation
  • Bill Mueller and Kim Robak
  • New York Life Foundation
  • Pinnacle Bank
  • Carly and Kurt Runestad
  • Runza National
  • Tom and Sue Tallman

Community Support

Mourning Hope has also received general operational funding from local foundations. Thanks to their generous support, we are able to continue to provide free grief support programming while simultaneously conducting the Make Room for HOPE Capital Campaign.

  • Woods Charitable Fund
  • Cooper Foundation

Several local in-kind supporters have come forward to support the Make Room for HOPE Capital Campaign as well:

  • Black Hills Energy
  • Campbell's Nurseries & Garden Centers
  • Daltile
  • Eagle Printing & Sign
  • Edward's Stone
  • Bob & Jan FitzSimmons
  • Geri True Design
  • Hampton Enterprises
  • Interface
  • Don Killeen
  • Nebraska Nursery & Color Gardens
  • Ray's Lawn & Home Care
  • Sinclair Hille Architects
  • Sunderland Brothers
  • Swanson Russell
  • V2 Content