Partner Program

The Partner Program is for those generous people (donations of $1,500 and above) who don’t necessarily want to be in the contest, but still want to support their favorite charities, and the tournament. Simply stated, a Partner Program pledge is a direct donation to a specified charity that also offers tournament credentials to the donor.  There are great benefits for both the charity and the donor. 

If you are a charity:

If your supporters are not already familiar with the Partner Program you need  to tell them. You will both benefit. They, with the addition of tournament credentials tied to their donation. You, by receiving 100 cents of each dollar they donate, plus a 5%-10% bonus from the tournament’s profits on that same money. For these reasons, Partner Program donations now account for over two thirds of the overall dollars collected through the Birdies for Charity program.  It’s a great deal for everyone. 

If you are a donor:

Your generosity is rewarded three-fold through a Partner Program donation. First, you are guaranteed that 100 cents of every dollar you donate gets to that charity thanks to the John Deere Foundation paying all administrative costs. Second, you are providing extra support to your charity because every dollar they receive qualifies for at least a 5% bonus payment after the tournament is over. Finally, you may receive John Deere Classic credentials tied to the various levels giving. 

NOTE: Pledges and payments without charity designation and donor detail will be applied to the Birdies for Charity Bonus Fund benefiting all participating organizations.


$1,500 DONATION ($735 VALUE)

  • On-Course Recognition
  • (6) One Day Clubhouse Plus tickets
  • (10) Any Day Tickets
  • (5) One Day VIP Parking Passes



    $3,000 DONATION ($1,695 VALUE)

    • On-Course Recognition
    • (12) One Day Clubhouse Plus Tickets
    • (30) Any Day Tickets
    • (5) One Day VIP Parking Passes



      $5,000 DONATION ($3,090 VALUE)

      • On-Course Recognition
      • (24) One Day Clubhouse Plus Tickets
      • (50) Any Day Tickets
      • (10) One Day VIP Parking Passes



        $10,000+ DONATION 

        Package 1 ($2,850 Value)

        • On-Course Recognition
        • (24) One Day Clubhouse Plus Tickets
        • (50) Any Day Tickets
        • (10) One Day VIP Parking Passes

        Package 2 ($4,060 Value)

        • On-Course Recognition
        • (4) Thursday - Sunday 18th Tee Trophy Suite Passes
        • Includes Food & Beverage
        • (4) One Day VIP Parking Passes

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          2019 Partner Program Donors

          Diamond Partner ($10,000 and above)Gold Partner ($5,000)
          Samuel & Marsha Allen
          Steve & Jan Bahls 
          Mark & Rita Bawden
          Bob & Kim Beardsley
          Linda Bowers
          Thomas & Sara Budan
          Wilber L. Burress
          Burlington Trailways
          Aaron & Ada Christopher
          Nate & Melissa Clark
          Jason & Brittany Daly
          Donald & Victoria DeBastiani
          Bryan & Karen Dixon
          Dennis & LeeAnn Docherty
          Mara & Mike Downing
          Don Doucette & Lynn Drazinski
          Michael & Linda Duffy
          Alex & Brian Duffy
          Brad & Alison Duffy
          Elanders America
          Dave & Linda Emrick
          Kristin & Jonathan Esche
          Chad & Caroline Everitt
          Jim & Jayne Field
          Denise Garrett
          David Gilmore
          Kelly & Christina Granatier
          Shaun & Victoria Graves
          Group O
          Max & Jackie Guinn
          Pierre Guyot
          Dr. Bernhard & Vera Haas
          Stephen & Kelly Hamborg
          Hunt & Diane Harris Charitable Giving Fund
          John H. Harris III Memorial Foundation
          Marc & Gina Howze
          Hubbell Waterman Foundation
          Dean & Rosemary Huisingh
          Nancy & Doug Hultquist
           HyVee Stores
          IH Mississippi Valley Credit Union
          J & J Real Estate
          Matt & Mary Jones
          Joseph & Patricia Judge
          Jumer’s Casino & Hotel
          Rajesh & Subha Kalathur
          Dick Kleine
          Ken Koupal
          Dr. Richard & Judy Kreiter
          John & Sue Lawson
          PB Leiner
          Liberty Packaging Quad Cities
          Martin Bros. Distributing Co., Inc.
          Carolyn & Joe Martin
          John & Cheryl May
          Steve McCann & Heidi Parkhurst
          Jeff & Lisa McGraw
          Modern Woodmen of America
          The Moline Foundation
          Morency Family Foundation
          Bridget & Kevin Murphy
          Christopher & Janet Myers
          Nestle Purina Pet Care
          Linda Newborn
          Northwest Bank
          Sam & Elisabeth Norwood
          David & Joyce Nuernberger
          Bob & Blenda Ontiveros
          Tom & Susan Parker
          Priscilla Parkhurst
          Per Mar Security Services
          Barbara Polios
          Brian & Jennifer Preston
          Quad City Bank & Trust
          QCR Holdings, Inc.
          Quad City Times
          Sue & Bill Rector
          Cory & Heather Reed
          Regional Development Authority
          Republic Companies
          R.I.A. Federal Credit Union
          RSM US LLP
          Donald & Jacqueline Ruggles
          Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors
          Kay K. Runge
          Ryan & Associates, Inc.
          Salzman International
          Sears Seating
          Randy & Debra Sergesketter
          Wesley Sowers
          Thomas Spitzfaden
          Mike & Jean Steffenson
          David & Jana Steil
          Aaron & Ashley Tennant
          Mike & Sara Thoms
          Stuart & Mary Thoms Family Foundation
          Ted Thoms
          Thomas W. Thoms
          The Tinsman Families
          Total Solutions
          Jeff & Pepper Trahan
          Jeff & Sue Tunberg
          Jon & Michelle Tunberg
          Von Maur
          Mike & Joanie Vonderhaar
          Dana & Faye Waterman
          Wells Fargo
          Whitey’s Ice Cream
          Martin & Celeste Wilkinson
          Advanced Radiology
          Tom & Debbie Bracke
          Lisa & Jim Charnitz
          JH Findorff & Sons
          Terry & Mary Jo Goerdt
          Tom & Joyce Hein
          Holmes Murphy & Associates LLC
          Hornbuckle Heating & Air Conditioning
          ILLOWA Construction Labor Management
          Kar Mart / Village Auto Outlet
          Mark & Brianna Lane
          Gary & Jean Medd
          Mel Foster Co.
          Chris & Pamela Ontiveros
          ORA Orthopedics
          Paragon Commercial Interiors, Inc.
          Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. of Davenport
          Plumbers & Pipefitters #25
          Point Electric
          Quad City Labor Management QCNECA
          Rick & Ginger Renkiewicz Family
          River City Tire
          RK Dixon
          Rock Valley Physical Therapy
          Caroline Ruhl
          James & Michelle Russell
          Russell Construction Company
          SENB Bank
          Treiber Construction Co., Inc.
          Tri-City Building
          B.J. & Kathy Weigle
          Silver Partner ($3,000)Bronze Partner ($1,500)
          Huiskamp Collins Investments, LLC
          Iowa American Water
          J & S Property
          Deepak & Janki Joshi
          Ron & Amy Nimmer
          Nissen-Caven Insurance & Real Estate
          Sethness Products Co.
          Mark & Mary Sifrit
          Steve Sinner
          Smiles on Main – Drs. Atienza & Gahl
          Cosette Thoms
          Rev. Williams & Cindy Adams
          Ahern Fire
          American Bank & Trust
          Ascentra Credit Union
          Bart & Dee Baker
          Steve & Rosemary Barton
          Bettendorf Chiropractic Wellness Center
          John & Elodie Betzle
          BITCO Insurance Companies
          Bozeman, Neighbour, Patton & Noe
          Breakfast Optimist Club
          Dave & Carol Brown
          Build to Suit, Inc.
          Carpentier, Mitchell, Goddard, LLC
          Cobham Mission Systems
          Davenport Electric Contract Co.
          Davenport Eye Group
          Davis & Campbell L.L.C.
          Dimensional Graphics
          DuTrac Community Credit Union
          Laura “Divot” Ekizian
          Estes Construction
          Eye Surgeon Associates
          FarmHouse Fraternity
          First Midwest Bank
          First Trust & Savings Bank
          Fortress Bank – Lee Garlach
          Gary & Kimberly Fox
          Frontier Hospitality
          Great Southern Bank
          David & Christine Hartsuch
          HUB International
          Beth & Jonathan Ketz
          Koehler Electric
          William & Kathy Langley
          McGough – Cedar Rapids
          Mel Foster Co. – Boeye Real Estate Team
          Doug Moeller & Amy Watters-Moeller
          John Mohr Photography
          Michael & Bobette Patterson
          J.B. Penn
          Pizza Ranch of Bettendorf
          Rhythm City Casino Resort
          RILCO Inc. 

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