Friends of the Folk School

Become a Friend of Villages Folk School and help us to inspire artisans, enrich the education of young people, and build a better quality of life by offering cultural events.

We renew donations from January 1 to March 1 of each year. All donors have their names listed on our website and receive personal invites to our Annual Spring and Fall Celebrations. Be the first 3 to donate $1,000 and receive advertising of your choosing in our annual brochure.

Simply mail your check to VFS P.O. Box 532 Keosauqua, Iowa 52565 or click the Paypal button on your right to donate with a credit card. All donations are tax deductible as VFS is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.


    $10,000  Life-Long  (Extensive Benefits)

      $1,000  Benefactor (Listing in our Annual Brochure)

         $500  Patron 

         $100  Supporter 

 up to $99  Contributor 



Contributor (Up to $99)

  • Local Lengends Apparel, Matt & Naseem Hesler 
  • Lee McIntosh 
  • Jon & Debbie Finney 
  • Wasko Hardware
  • Doug & Julie Chapuis

Supporter ($100 or more)

  • Rick & Carroll Michalek
  • Curt & Diane Hanson
  • Pat & Wayne Miller
  • Gloria & Richard Breckenridge
  • Hal and Lisa Schnedler
  • Dr. Tim and Kim Blair 
  • David M. Kirchner 
  • Bonaparte Retreat. Rose Hendricks
  • CM Enterprises
  • Circle B Convenience Store
  • Bentonsport B&B. Herb & Jan Shafer
  • Watkins Law Office 
  • Boyd Grocery, Inc 
  • State Central Bank
  • Marshall & Connie Meek
  • Troy Scheuermann Chiropractic 

Patron ($500 or more)

  • Hugh and Rita McCoy

Benefactor ($1,000 or more)


Life-Long ($10,000 or more)


Thank You!

Awarded Grant Funds in 2016

  • Iowa Arts Council/Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
  • William M. and Donna J. Hoaglin Foundation, Inc.
  • Van Buren Foundation, Inc.
  • Community Foundation of Van Buren County