GCFFY Donors and Supporters

The Gratiot County Fair for Youth is successful because of the amazing support from our local community. Becoming a part of that support is easy and ensures the long-term sustainability of the fair.

GCFFY Supporters

We appreciate each and every supporter we have at GCFFY. There are several ways to give and at many levels.  Each dollar given supports the youth in our County.  We are so thankful for the great community we live in.


2022 Donation Levels


Ten Class Sponsorships

One Weekly Parking Pass

Space for One Outdoor Banner

Certificate of Appreciation and Recognition at Opening Ceremony

Featured in livestock sale program, website and Facebook


SILVER LEVEL DONOR -- $2,500 – 4,999

Eight Class Sponsorships

One Weekly Parking Pass

Space for One Outdoor Banner

Certificate of Appreciation and Recognition at Opening Ceremony

Featured in livestock sale program, website and Facebook


GRAND CHAMPION DONOR -- $1,000 – 2,499

Six Class Sponsorships

One Weekly Parking Pass

Space for One Outdoor Banner

Certificate of appreciation and Recognition at Opening Ceremony

Featured in livestock sale program, website and Facebook



Four Class Sponsorships

One Weekly Parking Pass

Space for One Outdoor Banner 

Certificate of appreciation and Recognition at Opening Ceremony

Featured in livestock sale program, website and Facebook

FIRST PLACE DONOR -- $300 - 499

Three Class Sponsorships

One Weekly Parking Pass

Featured in livestock sale program, website and Facebook



Two Class Sponsorships

One Weekly Parking Pass

Featured in livestock sale program, website and Facebook



One Class Sponsorship

Featured in livestock sale program, website and Facebook

Gold Level Donor

DeSaegher Dairy, Inc. 

Silver Level Donor

Du Lac Farms

Grand Champion Donor

Kimmel Propane

Doehring Schultz Insurance Agency

Crumbaugh Farms Partnership

Clinton Veterinary Service

Boland Tire

Jason & Stefanie Lombard

Commercial Bank

Garr Tool Company

Consumers Energy-Alma

GreenStone Farm Credit Services

Brown Farms


John & Kathy Densmore

Vanderbeek Family Farms, LLC

Duane LaLone Inc. 

Pavlik Auction and Real Estate

Mercantile Bank of Michigan 

Reserve Champion Donor

Matt & Becky Hirschman

Isabella Bank

Kurt Hrabal

Loomis Transport Inc

Corinne Netzley

Gratiot County Farm Bureau

Hemlock Semiconductor Operations


Gary & Marcy Skinner

Vanderploeg Holsteins, LLC

Greater Gratiot Development Inc. 

Shaffer Construction

Alma Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram 

Carson City Lumber

DeWitt Lumber

Trident Manufacturing

Carson City Hospital 

Michigan Paving Materials

McGill Trucking

Dave and Glenda Bowerman 


First Place Donor

Happy Trails Pet Hotel

Jared & Marci Merchant

Pat's Auto Inc/Alma Towing

McConnell Farm Supply

Pat's Auto Inc/Alma Towing

ABC Fire Extinguisher Sales and Services

Jim Fabus

James Mikek

Thomas and Alice Haverbush 

Chuck and Cathy McCune

Mike and Kelly Bushre

Lori Baker

Honorable Mention

Carolyn Curtin

Greg and Allison Neyer

Dave and Kris Rayburn

Sandra Reeves

Janet Sherwood

Randall and Sue Boyer

Flowers on 46

Sue Chaffin

Mark and Karen Hoard

Roger and Jan Olson

Dave and Karen Stoneman

William and Tammy Terrell

Judith Miller

Gulick Farms

Alma Sewing Center

Randy and Sue Apple

Kevin and Annette Collison

Phillip and Sheila Hanus

Kathleen Hutchins

Dale and Camille Weburg

Marty Peet

Aaron Waldron Trucking

Harmony Nowlin

Brent and Kalin Lombard

Mike and Brenda Siefka

John Netzley

The Morning Sun

Siler's Market Inc. 

Elaine Flegel

Rhonda Harrell

Ralph's Pawn and Gun

Aaron and Gaynor McKenzie

Alma Heritage Dentistry

Jake and Shelley Cary

Diane Colbry

Andrea Ackles

Richard McPherson

Greg and Tresha Mikek

Bruce Jerome

Triangle Motel

Cheryl Reeves

Liquipak Corp. 

United Producers Inc. -St. Louis

Brian and Julayne Goward

Keith and Kristin Davenport

Scott and Wendy Cary

Edith Humm

Duhadway Dance Dimensions

Terry and Sharon Foster

Douglas and Susan Fisher

Eldon and Janice Helman

George and Linda Weburg

Richard and Lori Teal

Miller Auto Sales

Michael Stack, MD

Dufrene Machinery, Inc. 

Dave and Debbie Crumbaugh

Greg and Lori Wolfe

Allen Auto 

Kimmel Propane-In Kind of Joann Williams 

Joseph and Andrea Bowen

The Andersons

Whitmore Operations

Raymond Davies

Gratiot County Horse Developmental 

GraCo Federal Credit Union

Alma True Value Hardware

Tom and Leisa Lamey

Federal Fluid Power, Inc. 

Class Donor

Constance L. Thornton

Melanie Flachs

Ben and Marlene Foster

Capitol Equipment and Supply

Nick and Sheryle Dixon

Shirley Laurenz

Mark and Raychelle Story

LTC, Roger and Kristi Cook

GTW Welding Supply

Richard and Shirley Story

Bob and Tina Hindall

Somethin Special 4-H Club

2021 Buyer List

Kimmel Propane Inc.

Doehring Schultz Agency - Auto Owners


Freed Construction Co Inc.

Harvey's Milling

Spartan Insurance Agency

Misenhelder Welding

Alma Ford Lincoln

GreenStone Farm Credit Services

Stoneman Pro Services, LLC

MAC- Middleton

Riverdale Feed and Grain

Rolston Farm Inc.

Douglas Harkness

Cary Pioneer Farm Inc.

Hutson, Inc.

North Star Golf Course

Commercial Bank

Premier Components, Inc.

Ensz Transport LLC

Alma Bolt Co

Coyne Oil & Propane, DTE, & Boland Tire

Todd Davis - Eagle Valley Ag Risk Advisors

Hemlock Semiconductor Operations LLC


Lux Funeral Home

Craig Frames

Chaffin Farms

Pizza Sam's

Mibelloon Dairy LLC

Janson Equipment Company

Miller Construction and Equipment, Inc.

Fisher Tradition Farms

Nutrien Ag Solutions/Syngenta

Bob Bissell Trucking

Scotland Oil Company

Mr. Tommy Wheeler

Kalmbach Feeds

DTE Energy

MAC Breckenridge

Avalon and Tahoe Mfg.

ASAP Sales and Service

Du Lac Farms

Michigan Valley Irrigation

Becker Family Farms

Woodard Family

Applebee Oil and Propane

Mid Michigan Mobile Services

MidMichigan Administration

Pure Aqua Tech

MJR Herefords

Traci Ella Alspaugh

Phil and Lisa Tuggle

Thompson Seiler & Kolb Certified Public Accountants

End of the Road Farm

McClintic Farms LLC

Efaw Builders LLC

Leisure Lake Family Campground

Alma Towing

Fitzpatrick Farms, Incorporated Kelli and Dennis Fitzpatrick

Isabella Bank

Shiloh Industries

Stacey Ensz Agency - Farm Bureau Insurance - Alma

In Memory of Billy Courter

DeWitt Lumber

Trident MLF

Peter Maxwell - ACH Seeds

Cargill Animal Nutrition

Shepherd Elevator - Div. of Brown Milling, Inc.

Hrabal Farms

Wouter and Jami VanLoon

The Village Market - Carson City

ZFS of Ithaca

Emil Rummel Insurance Agency

Crumbaugh Farms Partnership

Family Farm and Home

Sterner-Countyline-Meadow View Veterinarians

Jared and Shanna Smith

Al and Tina Sherwood

Anschutz Cafe

Sherwood Farms

Hirschman Grain, LLC

Dice Excavating Inc.

Boge, Wybenga Bradley PC

The Fields Golf Course

Nutrien Ag Solutions

Jaccii Maylee

Jeff and Judy Sherwood

Middleton Diner, Inc.

Vanderploeg Holsteins


Karen Smith

Premier Crop Services

A and E Ag, Division of Timac Agro USA

Mike and Kelly Bushre

John and Kathy Pavlik

Weatherbys Plumbing and Heating

MJC Electric

Alma Tire Service

River Ridge Family Campground

Weburg Farms Inc.

Ben & Michelyn Crowley

Interiors by Neville of Ithaca

Matthew Bernia

Downtown Auto Services, Inc.

Klumpp Companies

Country Wide Ag

Macha Transport

Jim Bowen

Michigan Paving and Materials

Double Quad Farm

Cropscout Christie Consulting

Ebright Farms

Bellingar Packing

Vern Fisher Family

Tom Lamey Trucking

Sun L.P.

Lafayette Farm Properties

Jason and Stefanie Lombard

Sugar Creek Farms

Ellen’s Equipment Inc.

Wheeler Dairy LLC

Derrick & Jerilyn Strong

Clinton Veterinary Service

Steve and Kristin Bakker

Mike Warner

State Rep Pat Outman and Senator Rick Outman

Bluegrass Tank & Equipment

Lillie Hoard

C and C Propane

J McGill Trucking

Brent & Jessica Skinner

Grand River Ag (Beck Seed)

Jake and Ashley McGill

Alley T

Saia Fabricating

Steve & Laura Hoard

Sheriff Mike Morris

Lakeside Motorsports and Nelson's Speed Shop

Courter Family

Earl's Spray Service Inc.

Vanderbeek Family Farms, LLC

Signing On

Steve & Sue Beattie

C and B Cattle

Integrity Fab and Machine

Jim Snow

Mary Redman

K-S Butcher Farms

Miller Auto Sales

A-1 Truck Parts

John C Franich

J & J Giles Tire Service

Pat's Auto, Inc.


Pure Spray Foam LLC.

Nutrien Ag Solution & Brevant Seed

Corrigan Oil Company

Central Ag Seeds

D P Tire

MAC Agronomy Breckenridge

Rivette Farms

Alma Heritage Dentistry

Barnum Club Lambs

Blue Wing Consulting, LLC

Gilbert Davis

Coston Farms - Rick & Faith Coston

Farmers Insurance Mt. Pleasant

De Saegher Dairy

Akers Waste Removal

The Shop Graphics and Design

Alice Haverbush

Bob and Sharon Fitzpatrick

Advanced Farm Equipment LLC

Cumberworth Farms - Gary Cumberworth

Stoneman Trucking LLC

PK Contracting

Kent & Erika Humm

Robert Smith

Boland’s Best One Tire

Frosty Cone

Wade and Sarah Slavik

Thomas Farms

Dave & Karen Stoneman

Deb & Randy Rummer

Jeff Arnold Cattle Co.

Stacey Cary

Freed Barnes Centennial Farm

ABC Fire Extinguisher Sales and Service

Brown Farms

Gary and Marcy Skinner

WarHorse Designs

Calvin and Kristine Freed

Dale and Camille Weburg

Mancino's Pizza & Grinders

Richard Hrabal

MacAllister Rentals

George & Linda Weburg

Matt & Angie Munro

Nickerson Trucking

GPI Surveying

Flowers by Patty Macha, LLC.

Tucker & Jami Bebow

Darlene Schilling

Nutrien Ag Solutions - Dyna-Gro Seed

Joe and Andrea Bowen

David Giles

Brian and Julayne Goward

St. Louis Farmers Market

Allen's Auto Sales

Pritchard Livestock Company

Andrea Ackels, Diane Esper & Willam Dush

Central Michigan Orthodontics

Greggs Trucking

Doug & Mary Merchant

Show Ring Bling

Marisa Bramer

Steve Beattie, Brent Skinner, Gary Skinner, Leanne Zank Families

Slavik Show Cattle/ Umbarger Show Feed

Surveying Solutions, Inc.

Krenz Family Farm

Matt & Kaley Pray

Gold Coast Sales, LLC

L & L Winery

Power Equipment Technology Services

Gratiot Towing, LLC

Whitmore Farms

Seeley Auto

Smith Mechanical, LLC

Robert & Koreen Fransisco

Giles Farms

Dale & Kris Whitmore

Van Loon Farms LLC

Wild Donkey Boutique - Amber Pritchard

Tim & Deb Stoneman

Ed & JoAnna McDaid

Woodbridge Construction

Redman Trucking

Terry & Julie Burger

Gratiot Outdoor Equipment

Strong-Kellogg Homestead Farms LLC

Jacob & Lacie Braman

Janice Helman

St. Louis Teachers

Clean Machine Polishing

Scott Allen - Farm Bureau Insurance

Mainstreet Pizza

Jessica Godley

Richard McPherson

Artesian Well Produce

Tony and Nancy Roehrs

LouAnna Brennan

Marloo Equipment LLC

Martyn Family

Butcher Excavating LLC

William Pilmore Custom Cabinetry

Brian & Joanne Devine

Kylee Hubbard

B&R Farms

Sopocy Family Farms

Tri Lakes Petroleum

Congressman John Moolenaar

Rachelle Vliet

D & B Motor Sports

Wonsey Tree Service

Larry & Cindy Whitford

Freed Tree Service

Stoneman Farms LLC

Jake & Shelley Cary

Phillip Lombard

Darlene Schilling

Baylee Stoneman

John & Lori Misenhelder

Lake Farms

Nick and Angie Bailey

The Michigan Waterwell Company

United Producers Inc.

Joe and Angela Aubin Family

Baxter Seed Sales/Innvictis Seed Solutions

Rick & Kathy Vanderbeek

Hessbrook Farms Trucking, LLC

Keith and Kristin Davenport

Craig and Peggy McClintic

Karri Chamberlin & Amy Compeau

Ben and Lindsay Skinner

Gil Barish

Better Together Health Coaching LLC

Coston Cattle Farm

Travis & Amanda Siddall

Miriam Quinlan

Larry's Quality Painting

JDW Cowgirl Creations

John and Nicole Whitmore

B & B Farms

Walnut Ridge Farm - Greg and Lori Wolfe

Greg and Jamie Foglesong

Tish Mallory

Jared Whitford

Oxendale Farms

Walsh Farms

E&S Graphics, Inc.

Kevin Miniard

MWI Animal Health

Sykora Auctions

Wayne and Melissa Hipolite

D.R. Walsh Rentals LLC

Taylor Gibson

Leanne Zank

Carmen Bajena

Herrington Hay - Spearman, TX

Travis & Laurie Gager

Primerica Financial Service

Justin and Jamie Stoneman

Kevyn & Colleen Godley

Rick & Hazel Hall

Eric Whitford

Trent Hilding, PLC.

Anderson and Girls

Loomis Transport

Annual Campaign Donors