Letter of thanks: Donna Pederson

The annual Advice and Aid Pregnancy Center Benefit Tea to raise funds to support the work of the Advice and Aid Pregnancy Center was held on Oct. 26. We are deeply grateful to the sponsors of the tea.

The Champions of Life: Kingman Regional Medical Center; Protectors of Life: Dr. Thomas and Rhea Magrann, Susan J. Stokka and Dr. Joseph and Billie Tedesco; Guardians of Life: Arizona State Council Knights of Columbus, Dr. Ken Jackson, Dr. Sungnam and Minja Joe, Kingman Presbyterian Church, Gordon M. Sanchez/CPA, and David and Angela Van Steyn.

Supporters of Life: AAPC Director, Board of Directors and Volunteers, Belles of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Candy Gram Creations, Scrapbook and Card-making, Bryan and Sandy Carlson, Deacon Phillip Wisely, Pro Life Group at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Desert Del Oro Foods/Taco Bell, Charlene Duffy, First Chiropractic (Dianne Haydon, D.C.,) Good Shepherd LWML, Grace Lutheran Church Women (GLCW), Power House Kiwanis, Lopez Sisters in Honor of Gloria Jarquin, Knights of Columbus, St. Mary's Council No. 3145, Kingman Regional Medical Center Nutrition Services, Living Word Lutheran Church, LCMC, Donald Lynch/CPA, John and Jan Mayr, William and Diane Main, Mission Bank, Alfred and Elizabeth Myrick, Stewart and Joan Noble, Nucor Steel Kingman, LLC, Carol J. Ott, Patriot V Twin Motorcycles Parts, Jim and Donna Pederson, Victoria Pratt, Preston Investments (Marilyn T. Preston,) EA, St. John's UMC (Missions Team), Bonnie Tomlin, The UPS Store (Cherie Boulier) and Jerry and Patricia Zitterkopf.

We would also like to thank our musicians: Melissa Brown, Miriam Lee, Eileen Myers, Barbara Pike, Jan Curran, Julie, Landon, Abbie, Ellie and Jack Colvig, Joyce and Alauna Hennek, Les Krause, Barbara Kuzma, Ruth Palosaari and Gordon Sanchez.

And contributors: Boy Scout Troop 66, Dolan Springs Advice and Aid Pregnancy Center, Journey Church, Helen Koganies, Dottie and Rebekah Russell, Pastor Kent Simmons, Southwest Hospitality and Venture Club of Kingman.

Thank you for your generous contributions and support. Together we can be a beacon of hope.

Donna Pederson and the 2013 AAPC Benefit Tea Committee