Plant the Seed 2017

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We are so grateful to all those who made our 2016 Plant the Seed Fundraiser and Silent Auction Dinner event such a success this year!

Business Sponsors

Cultivate Level $5,000+


Grow Level $2,500+
Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply

Water Level $1,000+
Bozeman Health, Deaconess Hospital
Churchill Equipment
Cok Kinzler
Consulting Design Solutions
Discovery Vista
Dr. Jon and Kristin Robinson
Know Your Strengths, Inc
Owen Legacy Group
RE/MAX Realty, Laurita Green Realty
Schutter Seed Farm, Inc
State Farm, Jim Paffhausen

Plant Level $500+
American Land Title Co
Auto Works
Big Sky Western Bank
Bridger Creek Golf Course
Carol Staben Burroughs Counseling
Cashman Nursery
Dokken Nelson Funeral Home
HAP Foundation
J&H Office Equipment
Joanna Harper Real Estate
Kenneth and Deborah Sauskojus
Madison Engineering, Chris Budeski
Manhattan Bank
Martel Construction, Inc.
Schafer Construction, Inc.
Senator Steve & Cindy Daines

Seed Level $250+
Allstate, Marie Gary Agency Inc.
American Bank
B3 Dairy
Brian & Shelby Brown
Doug Chapman, Montana Aircraft, Inc.
ERA Landmark Real Estate – Robyn Erlenbush
Heeb’s East Main Grocery
Leep Hay and Grain
Matzinger Electric
McLeod Insurance and Financial
Midwest Welding & Machine, Inc.
Montana Sash and Door
Montana Title and Escrow
Red Bird Coffee
Reed Family Trust
RE/MAX – Curtis Johnson
Ridge Athletic Clubs
Scrubby’s Car Wash
Simkins-Hallin Lumber Company
Sky Federal Credit Union
Stockman Bank
Summit Corporate Services
The Flooring Place
Vellinga Real Estate

Special Donations:
River Rock Lodge – One-night stay complete with breakfast for our pastor drawing
Buck’s T4 – $100 Gift Certificate for our pastor drawing
Hilton Garden Inn – Three-night stay for our keynote speaker
City Brew – Drink Gift Cards for our Student Volunteers

Auction Items:
We received over 100 items donated by various churches, individuals, and businesses this year for our silent auction. These items raised over $14,500 of our total for the evening! Thank you for your donations!

Abby Glover Photography – 1 Hour Outdoor Session with 3 Digital Images
Belgrade Alliance Church – Heart and Home Basket
Belgrade United Reformed Church – Rescued Golf Balls
Bethel Christian Reformed Church – Painted Plywood Decor, Photograph Greeting Cards Package
Big Sky Resort – Lone Peak Expedition for 4, Adventure Zipline Tour for 4, and Golf Package for 4
Bozeman Christian Center – Montana Adventure Day for 4, Chick Painting, Boat Painting
Bozeman Church of Christ – Relax at Home Basket
Bozeman United Methodist Church – doTerra Gift Card and Sample Jar
Buffalo Wild Wings – $30 Gift Card and Sauces Package
Clark’s Fork – 4 Entree Gift Cards
Connect Church – Backyard Fun Tub
Cristina Simona Marian – Art Print Greeting Cards
Don Heyden – 2 Dozen Iris Rhizomes and 3 Dozen Hand-Tied Fishing Flies
Dry Creek Bible Church – 2 Relaxation Baskets (one with a 90-minute massage)
Evangelical Free Church of Bozeman – Christian Book Basket, Container Garden, International Flair Basket (Precepts Bible Study), and Time for Tea Basket (Women’s Bible Study)
Holy Rosary – Wind Chime
Hope Lutheran Church – Housekeeping Basket
Gallatin Valley Christian Church – Sterling Silver Fishing Pole Pin and Tiger Eye Necklace Set
Julie Upton – Wooden Montana Sign and LipSense Package
Kelly Curry – Women’s Wellness doTerra Basket
Ladies Aid Society – Picnic Basket
Larry Holle – Scenic Photograph, mounted and ready to hang
Living Waters United Methodist Church – Wheat Montana Food Basket and Fall Photograph on Canvas
Manhattan Presbyterian Church – 3 John Heetderks Paintings and Filet & Bird Knife
McNally Interiors – Over 30 Pieces of Home Decor Items
Montana Troutfitters – Guided Fishing Day for 2
Mountain Arts Pottery – Crock with Lid
Mt. Ellis Seventh Day Adventist Church – Children’s Book Basket, Fairy Garden Ceramic Bowl, Fairy Garden Galvanized Tub
Owen Legacy Group – Women’s Cruiser Bike
Pamela Boyer – 10lb. Turducken from Cajun Grocer
Ralph and Tancy Spence – 4 Sets of Western Art Prints
Ray and Michele Stinnett – 3 Night Stay at Saddleridge Condos
Resurrection Parish – Watercolor Art and Gift Cards by Ione Daniels
River Rock Lodge – 3 Night Stay and Breakfast Package
Roost Fried Chicken – $50 Gift Card
Schnee’s Boots, Shoes, & Outdoors – New Balance Sneakers
Scrubby’s Car Wash – $150 Fleet Car Wash Card
Spanish Peaks Mountain Club – Golf Package for 4
Springhill Presbyterian Church – Golf Package, A Taste of Italy Basket, and Large Framed Photograph of Yellowstone
St. Anthony the Great Orthodox Church – Wren House, doTerra Touch Set, Stay Healthy and Hydrated Basket, and Relaxation Basket
Sue Spinelli – Orchid Watercolor Painting and Children’s Books & Cards
Sunrise Pack Station – Day Horseback Ride for 4
The Bridge at Belgrade – Framed Squirrel Photo, Spring Cleaning Norwex Basket, and Coffee Basket
Trinity Church – 4 Hours of Professional Housecleaning
Wheat Montana Farms & Bakery – Gift Basket
Anonymous Donors – Leather Handbag, The Old Country Series Art by Martin Roberts, Timber Wolf Carving, Stained Glass Window, 3 Tapestry Wildlife Barstools, and Wooden Toy Barn

Table Centerpieces:
Budget Bouquet
Carr’s Posie Patch
Cashman Nursery
Christy’s Craft Corner
Gallatin Valley Garden Center
Lawson’s Greenhouse
Langohr’s Flowerland
Town & Country, Belgrade
Town & Country, Bozeman
Murdoch’s Ranch & Home Supply
New Look Floral
Oak Gardens Nursery & Landscaping
Vissers Greenhouse
Wagner & Nursery Landscape