Supporters

We are so grateful for our growing community of dedicated partners and donors. Because of your continued generosity, the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption has helped find adoptive homes for more than 9,000 children across the United States.

The Dave Thomas Lifetime of Giving Society


The cumulative giving of the following individuals and organizations has reached or exceeded $1 million to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.

James Annenberg La Vea Charitable Foundation

Aramark Uniform Services / Crest Uniform

Barco Uniforms, Inc.

Blue Meridian Partners

Briad Wenco, LLC

Bridgeman Foods, Inc.

Carolina Restaurant Group

Cedar Enterprises, Inc.

The Coca-Cola Company

DavCo Restaurants, Inc.

The Duke Endowment

First Sun Management Corporation

FourCrown, Inc.

Fox Group

Freddie Mac Foundation

Donna J. Gustafson Trust

Haza Foods, LLC

JAE Restaurant Group

James & Eileen Manning Charitable Trust

Meritage Hospitality Group

MUY! Hamburger Partners, LLC

NPC Quality Burgers, Inc.

Pennant Foods Corporation

Quality Supply Chain Co-Op, Inc.

Stanton & Associates, Inc.

Starboard Group

SWBG Operations Group

Tar Heel Capital / FFC Limited Partnership

The Dave / Wendy’s 3-Tour Challenge

I. Lorraine Thomas

Thomas 5 Limited

Valenti Mid-Atlantic / Mid-South Management, LLC

Wendelta, Inc. / Carlisle Corporation

WendPartners

The Wendy’s Company

Wendy’s Advertising Fund, Inc. (NY DMA Co-Op)

Wendy’s National Advertising Program, Inc.

Wendy’s of Bowling Green, Inc.

Wendy’s of Montana, Inc. / Wendy’s of Montana Foundation

Wendy’s Philadelphia ADI Co-Op

Forever Home Society


The following individuals have made their intentions known to include the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption in their estate plans.

Estate of Robert Paul Anderson

James Annenberg La Vea Charitable Foundation

Anonymous

Mildred A. Arnett Revocable Trust

Estate of Albert G. Ebner

Donna J. Gustafson Trust

Denny and Pam Lynch Family

James & Eileen Manning Charitable Trust

Anne E. Ranta

Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Rath

James J. Silvin

I. Lorraine Thomas

Constance Trapp MacCrate

Joseph J. and Cathy C. Turner

Endowment


The following individuals and organizations have made generous donations to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption’s Endowment Fund.

Coghlan Family Endowed Fund

Andres and Jennifer Garcia Endowed Fund

Donna J. Gustafson Trust

Denny and Pam Lynch Family Fund

James & Eileen Manning Charitable Trust

R.L. and Barbara Richards Fund

The Russell Fund for Adoption

Shore Morgan Young Wealth Strategies Fund

I. Lorraine Thomas Fund


The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption is honored to recognize all donors contributing $1,000 or more to our mission between July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019.

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Together, we will make a lifetime of impact for children still waiting in foster care who need our help the most.

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