Thursday, November 2, 2023

The Meadows Events Center

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Event Details

Event Details

Join us for the 20th Annual Glanton Event.

Thursday, November 2, 2023
The Meadows Events Center
1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA 50009

  • 5:30 p.m. — Cocktail Reception
  • 6:30 p.m. — Dinner and Program
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The Impact of the Glanton Fund

The Glanton Fund supports Des Moines University's three-pronged approach in tackling race-related disparities.

Increase the number of minorities in the health care workforce
Prepare all students to provide culturally competent care
Provide students with opportunities to work directly with underserved populations

The Glanton Fund: By the Numbers

Over $5.3 million total endowment | More than $3.2 million awarded to students | All 1,527 enrolled students impacted last year

Thank You to Our Generous Donors


Prairie Meadows logo


Mary A. Radia, D.O.’81 & Suku Radia


Bankers Trust logo

Shahbaz Ahmed Merchant

RDG Planning and Design


Russell Dixon, M.S.P.A.S.’11 & Marlene Dixon

First Interstate Bank
Formation Group logo

Angela L. Walker Franklin, Ph.D. & Thaddeus Franklin

Holmes Murphy logo
Lashier Graphics & Signs logo


Baker Group

Catch Des Moines

Central Iowa Mechanical

Des Moines Branch NAACP

EMC Insurance Companies

Farmers Mutual Hail


Graham Construction Company

Nick & Stephanie Greiner

IMEG Corp.

Iowa Medical Society Foundation

Mark Menadue, D.O.’83

MercyOne Des Moines

Piper Sandler & Co.

Ben Rezny, D.O.’16

John Ruan Foundation Trust


Drs. Rebecca & Robert Shaw

The Waldinger Corporation

Willis Automotive


Advocacy Strategies | Ahlers & Cooney, P.C. | Philip & Jennifer Blumberg | Benjamin Boothby, D.O.'16 & Tiffany Boothby | Kimberly Brown, Ph.D. & Robert Koutek | Des Moines Area Community College | The Des Moines Chapter of the LINKS, Inc. | Lauren Dixson | Event Decorators of Iowa | Greater Des Moines Partnership | Mike & Susan Huppert | INVISION Architecture | Gabe Jefferson, M.S.P.A.S.’14 & Jess Jefferson | Stephen Kaiser, D.O.'73 | William C. Knapp Charitable Foundation | Erika Linden & Randy Thompson | Alicia Lynch, Ed.D. & Luke Lynch | Molly Moeller | Amy Morris & Drew Ceperley | Mary Payne | Mark & Karla Peiffer | Candice Revita-Ramirez | Richard Salas, Ph.D. | Beverly A. Stockton, Ph.D. | Marc Wachtfogel, Ph.D. | Carolyn Weaver | Sue & Art Wittmack

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