2016 Year End Celebration Sponsors

RTO Preperty

Thrivent Financial

Foundations, Corporations, and Congregations

Dean’s List ($10,000+)

*Alverin M. Cornell Foundation
*Christ Church (in kind)
*Church of the Holy Spirit
*Episcopal Charities and Community Services
*Gorter Family Foundation
LULAC Institution/ GM Foundation
Wieboldt Foundation

High Honor Roll ($1,000-$9,999)

*Christ Church Winnetka
*Congregation Solel
*Episcopal Church Women, Diocese of Chicago
*First Presbyterian Church of Lake Forest
*First Presbyterian Church of Libertyville
*Grace United Methodist Church
*The Grainger Foundation
*Holy Cross Lutheran Church
*Molly D. Burns Foundation for Children
*St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church
*St. Joseph Catholic Church
*St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
*St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
*Sunrise Rotary Club of Libertyville
City of Waukegan
Garrett Family Foundation
*Harold M. & Adeline S. Morrison Foundation
*Lake County Chapter of Thrivent Financial
Lake Forest College
*NorStates Bank
NRG Energy
Select Recovery Agents
*TCF Bank, Foundation
*The Aon Foundation
The James R and Anita Horne Jenkins Family Foundation
*The Roy G. Kerr Foundation
*United Methodist Church of Libertyville

Honor Roll

The A.P Tequila Company
Carniceria La Mexicana
Classic Toyota/Scion
Cunningham Insurance Agency Inc.
Data Payroll Services
Exchange Club of Waukegan
Gramm Family Foundation
Lake County Regional Office of Education
The Law Office of Linn, Campe, & Rizzo, Ltd.
Lesman Instrument Company
Little Ford Media
*Northeast Illinois Heating & Air Conditioning
North Shore Trust
*North Shore Unitarian Church
Papa Marcos Restaurant Inc.
Sara Campbell, Ltd.
Bakery Soto’s Inc.
Stanton and Diane Sanderson Rev Trust
Velasquez Auto Care
*Waukegan Tire


*Waukegan Public Schools
*Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep
*Waukegan Public Library
4-H University of Illinois Extension

*multi-year supporter


Andres Cerritos Law Office
Bakery Soto’s Panaderia& Pasteleria
Carneceria La Mexicana
Classic Toyota – Leo Melesio
Electrical Contacts Plus
Northeastern Illinois Heating & Air Conditioning Corp.
North Shore Trust and Savings
Papa Marcos Falafel & Pita Restaurant
Velasquez Complete Auto Care


Special thanks to the planning team: Karen Papp, chair, Bob Davis, Jeff Koth, Rich Grudt, Caroline Satre, Laura Raykiewicz, Liga Minejevs

Premier Corporate Sponsor – $5,000
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

Oktoberfest, Magna Cum Laude Sponsors – $2,500
Libertyville United Methodist Church

Cum Laude Sponsors – $1,000
Lake Forest Sports Car
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
NorStates Bank
NRG Energy


Dean’s List Sponsors – $500
Law Offices of Linn, Campe, and Rizzo Ltd.

Constellation, an Exelon Company

Law Office of Lesser Lutrey Pasquesi & Howe

Law Office of Morrison & Morrison

Sweet Peas Design


Event Donors
Bauer’s Party Masters Catering
Haapanen Brothers
Loeb Design Group
Wines for Humanity
Rebecca and Jason Falkinham
Therese and Alex Paoli
Winfred and Marquerite McClelland

Falkinham Scholarship

The Falkinham Scholarship is a 4-year scholarship of up to $10,000 per year to be awarded to the W2C senior who has demonstrated:
Commitment to W2C
Academic excellence and the ability to succeed at the college level
Commitment to community service
Financial need
Ken and Sandy Falkinham live in Wadsworth, Illinois. Ken was CFO of three Illinois school districts for 22 years, including 5 years for Waukegan SD 60. He also had a successful career in energy companies that arose as electricity/natural gas was deregulated. Sandy was a kindergarten/first grade teacher for 33 years, 21 of them with Waukegan SD 60.
The Falkinhams have a deep Christian faith and passion for education.