There are many ways to support the After 26 Depot!

Donate online using the link below.


Donating by sending a personal or company check, made payable to After 26 Project, to the address below:

The After 26 Project
127 West Cass
Cadillac, MI 49601

Donate through the United Way



A benefactor is any person, company, or foundation that provides $2000 or more in cash or in-kind services to the After 26 Project. In recognition your name will be displayed in our menus, on the After 26 web site, and displayed on Depot Vision.  There are three levels of giving, bronze for $2000, silver for $5000, and gold for $10,000. The businesses and people listed below will have played primary roles in the Depot becoming a reality and creating jobs for a population with so few job opportunities. Click here for more information on how you can become a benefactor.

A Heartfelt thanks to the After 26 Benefactors that have given so generously.

BRONZE LEVEL $2,000-$4,999:
Baird, Cotter, & Bishop Accountants
Cadillac Cut Stone
Cadillac Fesitval of Races
Cadillac Jeepers
Cadillac Leadership (Cadillac Chamber)
Fairmont Minerals
Paul Gafke Architect
Holeman Family Foundation
Johnson Insurance
J.O. Galloup Company
Jerry & Carol Hoekwater
Kendall Electric
Dr. Grant Lange
Carolyn Ann MacDonald
Mark & Jennifer Mitchell
Oak Heirlooms
Carrie Golf
MacDonald Garber Broadcasting
Independent Bank
Florence Paul
Picture Perfect
Darryl & Karen Peterson
Dave & Kate Stout
Bob & Kathy Swiger
Tri County Busing
Ed VanAlst Attorney
Wexford Wood Workings
Wiebenga Electric
Youth Build Northwest Michigan
Steve Anderson/Cadillac Tire
MI News 26
First Congregational Church UCC
Tom & Karen Anderson
107.9 CDY
Cadillac News
Art Van of Cadillac (Lee Family)
Art Van Corporate (Van Family)
Phillip & Kathy Winkle
Caldwell Fund (Dick & Anne)

SILVER LEVEL $5,000-$9,999:
Mary Hughs
Knights of Columbus
Don & Pat Lakin
Diana Thomas
Mackinaw Trail Health Associates

Anonymous donors
Bill & Clarice
BryanClous Construction
DTE Community Foundation
Dave & Sandy Gaunt
Mark & Karen Beers
Andrew MacDonald
United States Department of Agriculture

Community Partners…

Special thanks to our community partners, your generosity and willingness to give to this endeavor has been tremendous and we are so grateful! The After 26 Board of Directors would like to acknowledge the following businesses for their gifts of expertise, products, services, labor, and most of all your time, the most precious gift of all.

American Waste

American Veterans Post #110

Best Trash Removal

Bigelow Exteriors

Bit Social Media

Boardman Video Productions


First Congregational Church

Grandview Excavating

Knights of Columbus


Pro Build

Self Storage

Sherie Thomsen Designer

Van Drie Home Furnishings

Sherwin Williams



Triple A Storage

Wexford Missaukee ISD & Career Tech Ctr

West Michigan Credit Union


The After 26 has had many fabulous volunteers including the following individuals:

Sue Allen
Alan Anderson
Pam Anderson
Karen Anderson
Marsha Armstrong
Kathy Baker
Kevin Baker
Tom Bartholomew
Charlotte Barfield
Kristen Gaunt Battige
Pam Bigelow
Ken Bigelow
Bob Bloomfield
Julie Bostick
Zak Bunce
Sperry Claypool
Richard Clous
Susan Dennis
Justin Gaunt
Sandy Gaunt
Mark Hamacher
Richard Harvey
Brian Hughes
Michael Hughes
Eileen Jones
Teresa Langworthy
Chris Larson
Gabe Marine
Susie Martz
Dan Nelson
Rhonda Nelson
Paul Newsome
Jerry Nilsson
Pat Paveglio
Theresa Purkiss
Dale Purkiss
Vicki Purkiss
Jack Purkiss
Denny Richards
Brian Schweigl
Mary Schweigl
Bob Sheldon
Maryann Sheldon
Sammy Sheldon
Danny Smith
John Smith
Mike Stifler
Bob Swiger
Kris Tissue
Dan Valley
Sue Wachowski
Frank Youngman

Also thanks to…

Baker College Student Nurses Association
Kiley Chiropractic
Roger Bandeen DDS
Star Chapter 249 Motorcycle Club
Trend Designers  

We apologize if you have donated or volunteered for After 26 and are not listed somewhere on the website.  
We do not want to post any information without permission.
If you have donated or volunteered for After 26 and wish to be acknowledged on the website,
please email and we will get the information posted at right away.

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