The MSUM Minnesota State Employees Combined Charities 2010 Campaign donation total is $50,013.21 (79.4% of this year’s $63,000 goal.)!

This campaign’s success is due to MSUM employees who care and stand ready to help others in need and would not have been possible without the dedication of 58 MSUM volunteers who cared and contributed not only money, but also their time, creativity and energy.

The following volunteers deserve our appreciation and thanks for a job well done: Jeanne Alm, Information Technology; Jim Anderson, Admissions; Jan Atchison, CSIS; Jacki Bellefeuille, Housing; Anita Bender, Women’s Center; Lora Bertelsen, Counseling Center; Ken Brown, Art & Design; Tracy Clark, Social Work; Rinita Dalan, Anthropology & Earth Science; Jessica Dobmeier, Human Resources Assistant; Ron Duval, Bookstore; Laura Fasick, English; Steven Fox, Housing; John Gaffrey, CSIS, Sara Graff, Human Resources Assistant; Steve Grineski, School of Teaching & Learning; Jane Gudmundson, Art & Design; Jennene Guffey, Psychology; John Hall, Languages & Cultures; Carol Halverson, SLHS; Doug Hamilton, University Relations; Tonya (T.J.) Hansen, Economics; Dawn Hammerschmidt, HPE; Paul Harris, History; Barb Headrick, Political Science; Shelly Heng, English; Theresa Hest, Communications Studies;  Janet Hohenstein, International Student Services; Chang-Seong Hong, Philosophy; Sheryl Jones, Mathematics; Nancy Kruse, Continuing Studies; Karen Lester, Health Center; Deb Lewis – Campaign Coordinator, Human Resources; Joy Lindell, Physics; Lynn Mahlum, School of Teaching & Learning; Andrew Marry; Biosciences; Barb Matthees, Nursing; Pam McGee, Technology; Karen Mehnert-Meland, CMU & Campaign Co-chair; Kim Mollberg, School of Business; Gina Monson, University Development & Alumni Relation; Linda Motzko, College of Arts & Humanities; Kathy Ness, Library; Kim Park Nelson, AMCS; Darel Paulson, University Marketing; Deb Radke, Anthropology & Earth Science; Gloria Riopelle, Athletics; Valerie Ritland, EECE; Kathy Schmidt, CMU; Andrea Scott, Athletics, Campaign Co-chair; Tom Stait, Music; Jessica Swedberg, Financial Aid; Ivy Tysver, Records; Greg Toutges, Disability/Career Services; Teri Walseth, College of Education & Human Services; Deb White, Sociology & Criminal Justice; Laurie Wigtil, University Development & Alumni Relation; and Kevin Zepper, Corrick Center.

Their contribution of time made it possible for state employees to reach the lives of thousands living in Minnesota and North Dakota, aiding the communities in which we live and work.

The final total for the 2010 State Employee Combined Charities Campaign is 2,609 state employees pledging a total of $928,993.51.

THANK YOU, MSUM employees, for your generous contributions.