Sponsors - Living History Farms


2016 Premier Partners

Thank you to our 2016 Premier Partners:

Bravo Greater Des Moines, W.T. & Edna M. Dahl Trust, Iowa Farm Bureau FederationJohn Deere, Living History Farms Race

Living History Farms thanks the following companies, organizations and individuals whose major sponsorship commitments for our 2013 programs and operations were received prior to December 31, 2013:

2013 Science of Daily Life Hands-On Activities

R.W. and Mary Nelson

Railroad Crossings Hands-On Activities

Union Pacific Foundation

Modern Equipment

John Deere

Corn Harvest

Grinnell Mutual Group Foundation

Day Camp Program

Delta Kappa Gamma Tau Chapter
Patricia J. Beneke

Education & Outreach Programs Sponsors

Alliant Energy Foundation
Aviva Charitable Foundation
Bank of the West
Bankers Trust
Bridgestone Tires Americas Inc., Agricultural Division
Cole-Belin Education Foundation
Dupont Pioneer
ITA Group, Inc.
John Deere
Kemin Industries
Meredith Corporation Foundation
Christopher E. Nelson, Ph.D. and Linda P. Nelson
Polk County
West Bank

Family Easter Party

EMC Insurance Companies


Presenting Sponsors
Bratney Companies
R.W. and Mary Nelson
Sukup Manufacturing

Supporting Sponsors
Belin McCormick P.C.
John Deere
Kemin Industries
Christopher E. Nelson, Ph.D. and Linda P. Nelson

Teacher of the Year Sponsor

Auction Sponsors
Bankers Trust
Monsanto Fund


Hy-Vee, Inc.

Grain Harvest

John Deere

Family Halloween

Bob Brown Auto
Casey’s General Stores (for our Storytellers)

Historic Baseball Program 

Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company

Independence Day

Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company
Wells Fargo


Internship Program

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation
FBL Financial Group, Inc.
Lennox Manufacturing Inc.

Poultry Program

Hy-Line International

Quilt Show

Al & Ann Jennings
Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa

Victorian Funeral

Homesteaders Life Company

V.I.P. (Very Important Party)

Winifred Murray Kelley
Kemin Industries
Christopher E. Nelson, Ph.D. and Linda P. Nelson
R.W. and Mary Nelson

Volunteer Program

John Deere
Living History Farms Guild
Principal Financial Group Foundation, Inc

A special thank you to the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines for helping us to undergo a Community Engagement Assessment from the American Alliance of Museums and the Institute of Museum and Library Services

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