Thank you to the donors listed below who are building common ground for thousands of children by supporting LEO’s Haven at Chanticleer Park.  Your generosity will create a unique and permanent legacy of compassion and inclusion in our community.

All donors gratefully acknowledged on website during LEO’s Haven capital campaign.  Significant donors — those who donate $1,000 or more — will also be acknowledged in the permanent donor recognition area of LEO’s Haven.

Project Partners

Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space, and Cultural Services

Shane’s Inspiration

Santa Cruz Playground Project

Chanticleer Park Neighbors Association

$500,000 – $1,000,000+

Santa Cruz County


Anonymous, Lions Clubs International Foundation, Ginny Solari Mazry, Monterey Peninsula Foundation, Julie Packard, Tricia and Bob Potts, Mariah and David Roberts, Rotary Club of Santa Cruz Sunrise


Anonymous, Anonymous Family Foundation, Jasmine Berke and Scott Roseman, Doug and Diane Deaver, Kaiser Permanente, Rotary Club of Capitola-Aptos, Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County


Anonymous, Bay Federal Credit Union, Benjamin Designs, Community Foundation Santa Cruz County, KCBA Fox 35, Palo Alto Medical Foundation/Sutter Health, Robert and Nancy Potts, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Sereno Group 1% For Good, SSA Landscape Architects,


100+ Women Who Care, The Ladies at Aptos Curves, Bay Federal Credit Union, Cabrillo Host Lions Foundation, Randy and Janet Krassow, Live Like Coco Foundation, Omega Nu Santa Cruz, Michael and Teresa Rein, Santa Cruz County Deputy Sheriff’s Association, Santa Cruz Host Lions Foundation, Scotts Valley Host Lions, Seahorse Swim School-Tiffany Harmon, Surf City Santa Cruz Kiwanis Foundation, Twin Lakes Church, Neil Simmons Photography, Anna Victoria Slawinski


Allen Property Group, DeCamara Management, Freedom Lions Club, Paula Gomez, Paul and Martha Jacobson, Newman’s Own Foundation, Carol Olson, Jarl and Sherry Saal, San Jose Mercury News Wish Book Fund, Santa Cruz Warriors, Shadowbrook Restaurant, Betty Young


Anonymous/Bright Funds, Chuck and Ramona Allen, Allison Lee Condit Foundation, Aptos Chamber of Commerce, Bailey Properties, John and Kathy Ballard, Judy Boemer, Rod Caborn, Craig Chatterton, Casey Clark, Catherine Conway & Soma Goresky, Family Giving Circle Fund Community Foundation Santa Cruz County, James Garner, Jean Gassaway, Siobhan Kelley, Lighthouse Bank, Live Oak Education Foundation, Elizabeth Maushardt, Brian and Claudia McCauley, Kevin, Denise, and Whitney Muir, Dianne Pereira, Rob and Paula Quinn, Santa Cruz Rotary, Karen Semingson, Robert and Carol Slawinski, Snap On Tools, Sylvester-Meister Foundation, The Difference Consulting, Times Publishing Group, Inc., Watsonville Coast Produce, Jon and Jill Winston, Elizabeth Young


Anonymous, Maggie Barr, BDR Pizza Inc., Casey Beyer, Abby Calloway, Comark Direct, Dave & Denise Cote, Chris & Amy Danish, Dermatology Surgical & Medical Group, East Side Eatery, Nicholas Eisner, Fired Up Fresh, John Fisher, Freedom Rotary, Zach & Tina Friend, Julie Gorshe, Angelo & Bev Grova, Janet Heien, Laing Family Charitable Fund, Stanley Lanning, John & Megan Martinelli, Charlea Massion, Claire McAdams, Kate Minott, ReGeneration Church, Melody Sharp, Monterey Bay Certified Farmers Market/Cabrillo Aptos Farmers Market, Linda & Peter Smithey, Sons of Italy Lodge 2016, Sunnyvale Host Lions Club, William Weston, Write Beside You-Cheri Gregory


William and Kathryn Ackerknecht, Michael Allard, Mary Alsip, Jennifer Harris Anderson, Jamie Andres-Larsen, Leslie Auerbach, Jessica Avila-Miller, Craig and Michelle Bagley, Ruth Bates, Steve Bennett, Sara Best, Christine and Gaelyn Betts, Steven Bignell and Mary Franich, Anna Bohbot, Tyler, Jennie, and David Briend, Carol Brown, Kaya Brown, Jorge Burgueno, Tom and Lisa Calloway, David Capel, Rhonda Carlson, Toni and Marc Tucker Castro, Pamela Chapin, Marjorie Colletta and John Zott, ComForCare/CJ Elizabeth, Janet Crosse, Jeff Darling, Susan Del Rosario, Ahraiyanna Della Tone, Beverly Douglas, Marc Douvia, Richard Egelhofer, Iotis Even, Win and Eileen Ferald, Chris Fitzgerald, Diana Fleming, Elizabeth Fohs, Erin Freeman, Sandra Gaffney, Adele Gardner, Richard and Janice Gray, Rusty Greiner, Amanda Grove, Brenda Gutierrez-Baeza, Laura Hamby, Jennifer Harris-Anderson, Rich and DeAnne Hart, Charlotte Henderson, P and M Hernik, Linda Israel, Julie James, Mary James and George Cook, Heysa Jensen, Erik and Judy Johnson, Frances and Dean Kashino, Darlene Kausch, Mary Keane, Robert Kibrick, Usha Kikkeri, Gracia Krakauer, Patty and Tony Kulich, Ken and Anita Lande, Sue Lawson, Patricia Leary, Lynne Lenger, John and Teresa Leopold, Linda Leum, Devon and Dan Linneman, Elayne Lofthouse, Marisa and Michael MacDonald, Julie Madigan-O’Rourke, WS Manich and Regina Muller, Rabbi Paula Marcus, Joseph and Marsha Marsano, Martinelli’s, Katherine McMillen, Jennifer Mead, Molly McCarty, Robyn McKeen, Monarch Community School, Coleen Moore and Byron Rifkind, Movement for Life, Inc/Score Physical Therapy, Alicia Najera, Natural Bridges Therapy, Linda Simmons Neale, Rachelle Norris, Adrian Nunez, Merry Oppenheimer, Karen Ottemann, Denise Parodi, Nisha Patel, Rodney Peck, PEO Sisterhood, Jill Perry, Jody Pettit, Becky Peters, Rock Pfotenhauer, Photography by Jade, Don and Judy Pilcher, Fred Plageman, Ken Potter, Lori Potter, Kimberley Presley, Judith Prima, PRRE Inc, Michael and Karena Pushnik, Register Pajaronian, Emily Reilly, Christopher Roberts, Derek and Margaret Rosa, Hal and Debbie Rovick, Grace Sanchez, Scharf Investments, LLC, Elizabeth Schilling and Ken Thomas, Ronna Schulkin, Julie Scurich, Amy Selover, Rev. Suzanne Semmes, Melodye Serino, Shared Adventures, Kathie Sheehy, Jeanie and Barry Sinervo Vogelzang, Anthony Sloss, Fred Smith, Gerald and Janet Souza, SPIN, Staff of Life, Meaghan and Daniel Stark, Sacha and Joshua Steinberger, Caroline Stephens, Robert Stephens, Claudia Sternbach, Bob and Becky Stewart, Mark Stone, Dimitry Struve, Eric Sturm, Michael Suval, Warren Swanepoel, Pamela Swift, Andrew Sylvester, Marlys Sylvester, Shana and Matthew Taylor, Patrick and Dolores Teutschel, Ken Thomas, Sylvia Ticknor, Trader Joe’s, Peter Truman, Claudia Vestal, Richard and Sheri Watson-Riley, Bonnie Weston, Sue and Kerry Wetzel, Linda Whitehouse, Esther Wilson, Mont and Linda Wratchford, Marc and Nancy Yellin, Santa Cruz Gives 2016, Human Race 2016, 2017, and 2018 Participants

 In-Kind Supporters

Los Animas Concrete, Granite Rock, Granite Construction, K & D Landscaping, Suncrest Nurseries, Vision Recycling, San Lorenzo Lumber