Current Sponsors

The following companies and individuals are changing the lives of LGBTQ+ people in our community forever through their support of the Sugar Plum Tour. We're grateful for their generosity.

Presenting Sponsor – $10,000

Matt & Lisa Kaulig
 

Sugar Plum Home Sponsors – $5,000+

Fran Bittle
Gregory Hail & Matthew Culler
Chad Immel and Harmony Campbell, Edward Jones
Jones Group Interiors
Robert & Babette Medcalf, Net Revenue Associates LLC
Katherine I. Raymond, D.D.S. & Michelle Krocker
The Read Family
 

Snowflake Sponsors – $2,500

George & Maureen Bain
Tom Hutchison
Bill & Tonia Peacock
PNC Bank
Mickey & Angie Remen
Clay & Nancy Rhinehart
Jeff & Linda Shackelford
The Gary L. and Karen S. Taylor Family Foundation
 

Nutcracker Sponsors – $1,500

Virginia Addicott
Akron Pride Festival
Todd A. Brown, M.D. & Mickey T. Shah, Ph.D.
Tom Gober & Dr. Robert Zavodny
Kent State University LGBTQ Student Center
RMPS Publishing LLC
Santa's Helper
 

Mistletoe Sponsors – $1,000

Akron Community Foundation
Mary Kay & John Chlebina
Dana Pulk Dickinson
Brian Elter & Mark Williams
FedEx Custom Critical
FirstEnergy Foundation
Julie Jones & Mishelle Harriger
Christopher Kuhn
Dr. Patricia Rubin & Teresa Smith
 

Garland Sponsors – $500

Angel Falls Coffee Company
Drs. Mark & Sandy Auburn
A. Joshua & D. Christopher Blythe
Brad & Amy Bowers
Lynn M. Bruner
Lloyd Max Bunker & Anthony Bianchi
Jason Butterworth
Tom & Dona Cardone
Cindy Christman & Ruth Hotchkiss
Drs. Phil & Gerardo Cisneros-Seibel
Ron & Anne Coviello
Eric & Marlene Czetli
Jo Dangel & Diane Kovachik
Fair Housing Advocates Association
Eric & Caroline Franklyn
Stephannie & Ellen Garrett
Gervasi Vineyard
John Grafton & Richard Worswick
Jason Hazen
Dr. John Hutzler & Mrs. Sheila Fiocca-Hutzler
Ron Imbrogno
Dr. Tom & Mrs. Mary Ann Jackson
David Jesse & Steve Williams
Judge Amy Corrigall Jones
Audrey & Ed Kancler
Doug & Kathy Kohl
Robert & Jennifer Lann
John & Margaret McBride
Phil Montgomery & Andrew Schuellerman
Dannie Moore
Gareth Morris & Arnaud Barge
NicoMiko
Donald G. Patacca, D.D.S.
Richard & Janine Patterson
Peoples Bank
Jim & Leslie Pickard
Judge Mary Margaret Rowlands & Mr. Ralph Streza
Linda Santschi
Michael & Donna Sapp
Dr. Steven Schmidt & Rick Krochka
Laurie Morgan Schrank – Realtor
Sharon & Kevin Silver
James Simon
Stephen Sokany
SoTre Properties LLC
Brenda & Kevin Spear
Stephen Spinelli
Springside Partners LLC
Ernie Stone & Tim Maynard
Summa Health
June Suppo
Ed Theiss & Brad Neikirk
Toby Ann Weber & Jon Bluebond
Mary Yoder
Dr. Joe & Debbie Zarconi
 

In-Kind Support

TRIAD
Rick Krochka & Staff
Advertising/Marketing Materials

Shane Wynn
Home Photography & Sugar Plum ELFies
 

Pre- and Post-Tour Events

Sponsor Reception
Host: Jones Group Interiors

Homeowner Meet & Greet
Hosts: Rick Krochka & Steve Schmidt

Volunteer Meet & Greet
Host: Barbara Hornick

Pre-Tour Breakfast
Host: James Simon

Wrap-Up Party
Hosts: Bob & Babette Medcalf
 

Media Sponsors

91.3 The Summit
Akron Life
Lamar Outdoor Advertising
 

Patron Home

Mustard Seed Market & Cafe
Cookies
 

Gift Card Raffle Donors

Bella Vita Salon
Cindy Christman
John Garofalo
John Grafton
Greg Hail
Ruth Hotchkiss
Doug Kohl
Michelle Krocker
Laurice Skin Care LLC
Babette Medcalf
Phil Montgomery
Mustard Seed Market & Cafe
Papa Joe’s Restaurant
Mary Margaret Rowlands