2023 Donors

Lauritzen Gardens and the Lauritzen Gardens Antique Show’s leadership are ever grateful for the steadfast support of the individuals, foundations and businesses listed below. Their contributions help to grow the mission of our beloved public garden. If you are interested in being a donor, you can learn more here.

Presenting Sponsor

Mercedes-Benz of Omaha

Orchid $25,000+


Krista and Mickey Anderson

Cindy and Mogens Bay

Pat and Dick Bell

Gerry and Bruce Lauritzen

Emily and Clark Lauritzen

John & Elizabeth Lauritzen Foundation
  – Meg Lauritzen Dodge and Nate Dodge
  – Blair Lauritzen Gogel and Matt Gogel
  – Emily and Clark Lauritzen 

McCarthy Group-Patrick Duffy

Omaha Steaks

Pape Family Foundation

Mimi and Jeff Post

Robert H. Storz Foundation

Valmont Industries, Inc.



Hydrangea $20,000

The Hawks Foundation

Heider Family Foundation

Orna and Fergus Hoban

Diny and Jim Landen-Security National Bank

Parker Family Foundation

Pinnacle Bank-Sid Dinsdale and Lynn Marchese

Susanne Shore and Pete Ricketts

Kyle and Mike Robino

Ann and Ken Stinson



Lotus $15,000+

Amy L. Scott Family Foundation

Bridges Trust

CHI Health

Susan Clifton and Nicole Clifton-Mills

Dixon Family Foundation

Jet Linx

Pella Windows

Molly and Toby Schropp

Jan and Charles Vrana

Ellen and Stavely Wright

The Jim and Shirley Young Family Foundation



Rose $10,000+

Conagra Brands

Duane Dowd

Rae and Bill Dyer


John K. and Lynne D. Boyer Family Foundation

Suzanne and Dr. Rudy Kotula

Susan and Mike Lebens

Bobette and Jay Lerner

Jodie Mackintosh

Cynthia and Robert Milligan

Shirley and Dan Neary

NP Dodge and Ryan Gibson

Porsche Omaha


Robert A. Reed

Polina and Bob Schlott

Streck, Inc.

Nancy and John Webster


Iris $5,000+

Beardmore Subaru

Dani and Dana Bradford

Robert Cody

Julie Sunderland Collins

Ann and Jerry Crouse

Susan and Bill Cutler

Christina Fazzone and Henry Davis

Dawn and Sid Dinsdale

Deb and Bill Dinsmoor

Teresa and Andy Ruback & Mandi and Mike Flood

Julie and Lance Fritz

Joan Squires and Dan Hamann

Harley and Beth Schrager Foundation

Heritage Communities and Heritage OnCare

Inroads to Recovery

Carrie and John Jenkins

Julie and Steve Kenney

Kiewit Corporation

Kitchens and Baths by Briggs, Inc.


Myrna Krohn

Sharon and Joel Larmore


Alyson and Dr. Tom Manning

Nancy and Mike McCarthy

Terri and Jack McDonnell

Moglia Family Foundation

Nebraska Medicine-Dr. Jim Linder

Nancy and Jay Noddle

Teri and Ron Quinn

Amy and Jeff Schmid

June and Paul Schorr

Seline Family Foundation

Annette and Paul Smith

Smith Kroeger-Jackie and Terry Kroeger

Spruce Capital Group-Martha and David Slosburg

Cindy and Mark Tooher


Lily $2,500+

Julie and Jim Anderson

Nancy and George Behringer

Jean C. Bell

Esther and Dan Brabec

Mary Lou and Mark Brasee

Charlie Sullivan and Eric Burden

Jody and Gayle Carstens

Chanda and Carlo Chacon

Constellation Collective

Martha and Jon Crane

Dr. Melissa and Kyle Darling

Susan Dennis

Laura and Jay Doll

Matt Dwyer

Ear Specialists of Omaha-Dr. Britt Thedinger

Jill and Mike Erman

Catherine and Terry Ferguson

Dr. Mary Finnegan

Chloe and Dr. Daniel Firestone

Richard Nielsen and Bruce Frasier

Frasier-Martis Architects, P.C.

Mindy and Bill Geis

Ellie and Ryan Grace

Karen and Kim Hawkins Family Foundation

Melanie and David Hecker

Shannon and David Hoy

Carly Tuner and Fred Hunzeker

Ike and Roz Friedman Foundation

Ande and Adam Johnson

Mary and Todd Johnson

Susan and Todd Johnson

Koley Jessen – Ann and Kurt Tjaden

Amy and Steve Lindsay

The Loft at RemLo Studios-Autumn Foland

Lauren McDonnell

Sharon McGill

Susan and Mike McGillick

Ashley and Dr. Matt McMahon

Jenny and Joe Mickeliunas

Brenda Christensen and Mike Morris

Amy and Bryan Neary

Jeannie O’Donnell-Heckman

Stephanie and Robb Pantano

The Patterson Family Foundation

Cathy and Troy Perry

Dr. Cassandra and Gary Pietrok

Lori and Mitch Pirnie

Project Advocates-John Taylor

Kathy and Jim Quinlan

Linda Burt and John Rebrovic

Lynda and John Reed

Kristie and Doran Steinike

Linden Fornoff and Mitch Treu

Kate and Roger Weitz

Sarah and Adam Yale


Hyacinth $1,000+

The Fred and Sally Bekins Foundation

Sharon and Randy Blackburn

Regina and Jim Boulay

Jill and Michael Bydalek

Renee and John Campbell

Diane and Dr. Jim Canedy

Mary and Hal Daub

Trish and Dick Davidson

Terri and Chris Eischeid

Sue Fletcher

Pam and Roger Fleury

Friedland Family Foundation

Michele van Deventer and Charles Gifford


Melissa Marvin and Geoffrey Hartig

Julie and David Hefflinger

Drs. Shirley and Jim Huerter

Kerry and Craig Kelley

Shannon and Vince Leisey

Linda and Terry J. McClain

McGrath North Mullin and Kratz, PC LLO

Shawn and John Newman

Janet and Tom Nichting

Northern Natural Gas

Beth and Bo Ochsner

Jennifer and Tom Pansing

Mary Pat and Scott Paul

Patti Peterson

Nancy and Mark Prauner

Angie and Sean Quinn

Stacey and Jonathan Rockman

Lindsay and Scott Semrad

United Seeds, Inc.-Pam and Richard Berry

Debbie and Brian Wood

Susie and Jeff Zindel


Tulip $500+

Daun and Lennie Adams

Dr. Ann Marie and Trent Bausch

Cathy and Scot Bonnesen

Karla and Scott Cassels

Phyllis and Norman Choat

Carolyn and Dave Diamond

Sonya and Christian Gray

Kathy Gross

Brian Harr

Sarah Harr

Christine and Bob Harry

Tami and Tracy Hauser

Kayla and Chris Hawkins

Shelley and Mike Homa

Carole and Bob Julian

Janet and Dr. Michael Kroeger

Rosemary and Tom Lebeda

Marilyn and Robert Martin

McNeil Company Builders

Emily and Craig Moody

Mary Ellen Mulcahy

Joani and Mike Mullin

John Nelson

Susie and John Nelson

Sharee and Murray Newman

Rosemary and Fred Ohles

Kendra and Trent Quinlan

Janel Sunderland

Phyllis Toebben

Richard Klaas and Fella Vaughn

Mary and Dr. Timothy Wahl

Lori and Dr. Stephen Williams

Beth and Tim Wilson



Nancy and Joseph Haines

Victoria Halgren

Pamela Hoesing

Brenda and David Langenberg

Deenie and Larry Meyerson

Lyn Wallin Ziegenbein


In-Kind Supporters

Cindy and Mogens Bay

Be Sweet

Boisset Collection-Holly Pendley

Nikki Boulay

The Bubbly Tart

Bridges Trust

Busy Bee

Gwen Cain

Caramel Duchess

Jody and Gayle Carstens

Casa Branca-Alessandra Branca

CHI Health

Phyllis Choat

Chris Christen

Laura and Jay Doll

Elman Print

EmSpace + Lovgren

Far Nienete Wineries and Vineyards-Kat McManus

Lori and Mark Finke

Chloe Firestone

The French Tangerine

Ellie Grace

Greenwald Antiques

Heirloom Fine Foods

Ande Johnson

Kurt Keeler

Emily and Clark Lauritzen

Lauritzen Gardens Guild

Lee Jofa

Loveland Garden Club

Alyson Mannin

Mercedes-Benz of Omaha

mine Custom Gifts


OBI Creative

Omaha Bagel Co.

Omaha Steaks

Pickleman’s Gourmet Cafe

Mimi Post

Kyle Robino

Sugar Chic Design

Ric Klaas and Fella Vaughn

Jan and Charles Vrana

Nancy Whitted

Presenting Sponsor


Design Partner


Show Dates & Times

Thursday, September 28, 2023
Preview Party, 6 to 9 p.m.

September 29-October 1, 2023
Show opens at 10 a.m. each day

2024 Lauritzen Gardens Antiques Show
September 26 through 29, 2024


Lauritzen Gardens
100 Bancroft Street
Omaha, NE 68108


Media and Website Sponsors

Dani and Dana Bradford
Seline Family Foundation
Smith Kroeger – Jackie and Terry Kroeger