Visionaries - Changing the World One Story at a Time

Visionaries 21st Season is brought to you
through the generosity of the following sponsors:

  • CoBank
  • Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut
  • National Cooperative Bank
  • Eco Serendib Villa & Spa St. John, USVI
  • Anna-Maria & Stephen Kellen Foundation
  • The Catholic Communication Campaign
  • Capital Impact Partners Citi Foundation
  • H.J. Promise Foundation
  • PNC Bank
  • Ruth Alden Doan
  • Cooperative Development Foundation
  • Trayser Family Trust
  • The Goodnow Fund
  • The Suzanne M. and Robert L. LaBoiteaux Family Foundation
  • Virgin Island Lottery
  • Carol Furneaux


  • And for the 20th Season of Visionaries:

    • Nick Candy and Holly Vallance

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    • Conrad Clauson

      ACUMA logo


    • Jeff & Mary Madura
    • International Raw Materials

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    • Wilma Harris, In memory of her parents, August Uebel and Martha Moebus Uebel Howard and Maxine Lewis
    • Foundation for the New York United Hospital Medical Center, In memory of Ryan Mahoney
    • First Metro Bank


    • Valagro
    • San Antonio Friends
    • Mr. William Inglee and Ms. Jane Madden
    • Bank of America
    • Fertilizer Industry Roundtable
    • The A.J. Sackett & Sons Company
    • Dr. Sherif Zafraan and Mrs. Tara Turk-Zafraan
    • Mr. Chris Townsend
    • Coptic Community of San Antonio, TX
    • Dr. & Mrs. Mohamed El-Shafie
    • Dr. Randi Rubovits-Seitz
    • Drs. Samia and Kamal Khalil
    • Mr. and Mrs. Art Spanjer
    • Mr. John Rakolta, Jr
    • Mrs. Terry Rakolta
    • The Beneficial Foundation
    • Nelson Talbott Foundation
    • CDPAPC
    • Dr. Bonnie Sampsell
    • Mr. Bernardo Brasil
    • Mrs. Stephanie Denkowicz
    • Vision Hospitality Properties
    • Dr. and Mrs. John OâÄôBrien
    • Mr. Thomas O'Keefe & Ms. Norma Comer
    • Ms. Myra Whitlock
    • Mr. Dennis O'Connor and Mr. William McCluskey
    • Alliance Source Testing
    • Dr. & Mrs. Robert Bussey
    • Dr. & Ms. Craig Boyer
    • Dr. Michael Lovellette & Ms. June Doezema
    • Drs. Samir & Chahira Gabriel
    • Mr. Robert Wilson
    • Ms. Beverly Weber
    • Dr. L. Donald Pearlstein and Mrs. Helen Pearlstein
    • Dr. Melissa Barden Dowling
    • Critical Fluid Management
    • Dr. Flora Anthony and Mr. Clay Anthony
    • Elementar Americas/Sandy Hughes
    • Onset HOBO Data Loggers
    • Captain and Mrs. Hiram Patterson, USN/Ret

    • Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard Kennedy School
    • Ash Center


    And for the 19th Season of Visionaries:



    • Frank & Barbara Manley
    • Tom Hormel
    • The Parker Family Foundation


    Additional support provided by

    • BRAILSFORD & DUNLAVEY, Inc.
    • Building Hope
    • Peter and Laura Olle
    • Studley, Inc.âÄôs Education Practice Group
    • Gloria and Wilson Aboudi
    • Myron & Elaine Adler Private Foundation
    • Ronald Aroesty Trust U/W Herbert Seid
    • George Bean Investments
    • Berit and Martin Bernstein
    • Anita and Howard J. Blatt -
    • Rampart Agency, Inc.
    • Myrna and Yale Block
    • Janet and Bernard R. Bober
    • Marvin Eiseman
    • Carl Epstein
    • Eleanor and Edward Epstein
    • Feldman Charitable Foundation
    • Judy and Ary Freilich
    • Steven Morey Greenberg, Esq,
    • Joan and Robert M. Hess
    • The Kaplen Foundation
    • Wendy Feldstein King
    • The Proctor Foundation, Inc.
    • Judy and Joseph Klyde
    • William J. Lippman
    • Cynthia and Stanley Low
    • Perlman Family Foundation, Inc
    • Daniel Rubin
    • Donna and David Schweid
    • The Barbara & Norman Seiden Foundation
    • Nancy and David Sharp
    • Sylvia & Stanley Shirvan Foundation
    • Carole and Alan Silberstein
    • Michael Sternlieb, Esq.
    • Harley and Eli Ungar
    • Inge and Paul Wolff

    The 18th Season of Visionaries is provided in part by:

    • The David & Carol Myers Foundation
    • The Doree Taylor Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
    • Monsanto Company
    • United Church of Christ

    Additional Visionaries Season 18 underwriting was provided by

    • Week of Compassion
    • The Sandy River Charitable Foundation
    • Women's Division/General Board of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church
    • Dole Fresh Fruit
    • PREMEX S.A.  
    • Latin American Agribusiness Development Corp. (LADD)
    • Ms. Vivian Nolte
    • Murphy-Brown LLC
    • The MORF Foundation
    • Cargill of Honduras 

    Season 18 of the Visionaries is also brought to you by

    • American Baptist Churches, USA
    • Bangor Savings Bank
    • CEI Capital Management LLC
    • Horace Hildreth
    • Gordon Hall
    • Judy & Richard Guggenhime
    • The Episcopal Church
    • The Lyme Forest Fund
    • The Marshall Miller Foundation, Inc
    • Espresso Americano
    • Stratmark, LTD
    • WeatherbyâÄôs Maine Fishing & Hunting Lodge
    • Convio
    • Jerold & Pamela Hamza
    • Belfair Gardens
    • Hospice Care of South Carolina
    • Trident Villa Rentals at Palmetto Dunes
    • Boys Arnold & Company
    • Hargray Communications Group
    • Thomas and Genevieve Arnold
    • Emeritus Senior Living
    • Hilton Head Hospital
    • Andres Egas
    • Armando Larragan
    • Hector Toribio
    • Joakin Gonzalez
    • Jorge Lopez
    • Renieri Nunez
    • Ramon Roadas
    • Jose Monroly
    • Reynero Barahona
    • Roy Rivera
    • Agusto Mendoza
    • Marco Castro
    • Emerson Villeda
    • Jose Blacio



    And for the 17th Season of Visionaries:


    • China-United States Exchange Foundation
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    • Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company




    • PetSmart Charities
    • PetSmart Charities



    • FJC- A Foundation of Philanthropic Funds
    • FJC logo



    And by the generous support of the following:

    • Mr. & Mrs. James Dankenbring
    • Mr. & Mrs. Paul Flaa
    • Joseph S. Allerhand, Esq.
    • Paul G. Levy, Esq.
    • Mr. & Mrs. Ed Clement
    • Dr. and Mrs. Eugene Schmidt
    • Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Egland
    • The Johnson Family
    • Mr. & Mrs. Mark Maurice
    • The Kansas District of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
    • Rev. and Mrs. Dennis Bauer
    • Mr. & Mrs. Hugh Walrath
    • Mr. & Mrs. Winston Wilson
    • Rev. & Mrs. Ricky Jacob
    • Mrs. Marilyn Dahl
    • Mr. & Mrs. Norman Rose
    • Mr. & Mrs. Carl Schoenbeck
    • Rev. & Mrs. Robert Gebel
    • Dr. & Mrs. Lee Griffin
    • Mr. & Mrs. Carl Christensen
    • Redeemer Lutheran Church, Lawrence, Kansas
    • Rev. & Mrs. Paul Biegner
    • Mr. & Mrs. Ray Pantazon
    • Mrs. Lorraine Stege
    • Rev. & Mrs. Layton Lemke
    • Rev. Dr. & Mrs. Warren Schumacher
    • Mr. & Mrs. James Timm



    for the 15th and 16th Seasons of Visionaries:

    Visionaries is made possible in part by:

    • Halloran Philanthropies
    • Halloran Philanthropies


    And by the generous support of the following:

    • Crossroads Facility Services, Inc
    • Law Offices of Kessel & Associates
    • Cihigoyenetche, Gossberg & Clouse
    • Musick, Peeler & Garrett, LLP
    • Vogl & Meredith, LLP
    • Brack & Mason Attorneys at Law
    • Archer Norris Charitable Fund
    • Roger W. and Jocelyn A. Gilbert
    • Mary K Stroube
    • Suzanne K. Cross
    • Chapman & Associates Foundation
    • Johnson Lambert & Co, LLP
    • Suhr Risk Services
    • First Insurance Co of Hawaii, Ltd.
    • Safetrak Inc
    • E. C. and Susie Stark
    • James Eggert
    • SwissRe
    • Law Offices of Matheny, Sears, Linkert & Jaime, LLP
    • Cooley & Darling Insurance Agency
    • BancorpSouth
    • Alfred L Williams or Elaine Eubank



    for the 13th and 14th Seasons of Visionaries:

    • The Anne M. and Philip H Glatfelter III Foundation
    • Hershey Trust Company
    • The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation

    for the 12th Season of Visionaries:

    • The Campion Fund
    • International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) Seafarers Trust
    • Bighorn Toyota
    • Margaret and W. George Greig
    • The Helmerich Foundation
    • David and Inez Black
    • Hale Family Foundation Fund of Tulsa Community Foundation