Skatepark donors and supporters from left to right: Tiffany Tauscheck, Greater DM Partnership; John Ruan IV, Bankers Trust/Ruan Foundation; Kristi Knous, Community Foundation of Greater DM; Angela Defleths-Trettin, Community Foundation of Greater DM; Dan Kramer, SHAZAM; Mark Oman, Community Foundation of Greater DM Leadership Circle, Honorary Chair; Jill Oman, Community Foundation of Greater DM Leadership Circle, Honorary Chair; Brad Anderson, Skatepark Campaign Co-chair; Angela Connolly, Polk County Supervisor & Skatepark Campaign Co-chair; Carl Voss, Donor & Skatepark Cabinet Member; Virginia & Nix Lauridsen, Leadership Gift Donors; Jann Freed, Donor & Skatepark Cabinet Member; Christine Hensley, Skatepark Campaign Co-chair; Marta Codina, Wells Fargo; Steve Heston, SHAZAM; Jan Hill, Donor & Skatepark Cabinet Member; Gerry Neugent, Knapp Properties; Steve Van Oort, Polk County Supervisor.

The Des Moines Regional Skatepark would not be possible without the generous financial support from so many members of our community. Individuals, corporations, foundations and nonprofit organizations have come together to bring this world-class skatepark to Des Moines.

THANK YOU to the following:

  • $1.6 million | Lauridsen Family Foundation – Nix & Virginia Lauridsen
  • $600,000+ | Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines Leadership Circle – Catalyst Grant
  • $400,000+ | Prairie Meadows – Legacy Grant 
  • $100,000+ 
    • Bankers Trust & The Ruan Foundation
    • Community Choice Credit Union
    • Gartner Family Fund
    • McAninch Corporation-Doug McAninch
    • MidAmerican Energy
    • Wells Fargo
  • $50,000+
    • Anonymous
    • Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
    • Heart of America
    • Jill & Mark Oman
    • Lohse Family Foundation
    • SHAZAM
    • W.T. and Edna M. Dahl Trust
  • $25,000+
    • Andrea & Greg Abel
    • Cultivating Compassion: The Dr. Richard Deming Foundation
    • EMC Insurance
    • Dave & Trudy Holman Hurd Fund
    • ITA Group
    • William C. Knapp
    • Meredith Corporation
    • Rasmussen Group
    • Voss Distributing
    • Wellmark Foundation
  • $10,000+
    • American Enterprise Group
    • Angela Connolly, Polk County Board of Supervisors
    • Anonymous
    • Catch Des Moines
    • Des Moines Register/Gannett Foundation
    • Farmboy
    • Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
    • Greater Des Moines Partnership
    • Hansen Company
    • Hawkeye Hotels
    • Mike & Debbie Hubbell
    • Hubbell Realty Company
    • Iowa State Bank
    • John & Jan Mechem
    • Sehgal Foundation
    • Susan & Carl Voss
    • West Bank
    • Voya Financial
  • $5,000+
    • Susan & Jake Christensen
    • Dickey & Campbell Law Firm, PLC
    • Eychaner Properties, Inc.
    • Jann Freed & John Fisher
    • Farm Bureau Financial Services
    • Friends of Des Moines Parks
    • Kurt & Cara Heiden
    • Janice Hill
    • Mary & Robert Miller
    • Nelson Construction & Development
    • Tim & Lindsey Rypma
    • Robert Sand
    • Jaey & Brenda Sedlacek Family Charitable Trust in honor of Aidan and Bode Conlan
    • Norm & Danielle Sterzenbach
    • Storey-Kenworthy Foundation for Giving
    • Subsect Skateshop
    • Tony Hawk Foundation
    • Union Pacific
    • United Way Central Iowa
    • Woodward Brenton Foundation