The following people and businesses gave donations to the Carthage ISD Education Foundation during their 2019-20 drive:

Distinguished Partner ($100,000): The Charles C. Matthews Foundation

Platinum Partner ($17,500): The Keith Steptoe Memorial Golf Tournament

Diamond Partners ($10,000): First State Bank & Trust Company, The Lewis H. Pool Foundation, the Murphy-Payne Charitable Trust, Chevron, R. Lacy Services Ltd.

Gold Partner ($6,000): Carthage ISD Cornerstone Club

Gold Partner ($5,000): MarkWest Energy Partners

Silver Partner ($4,000): Jim and Sandra Payne

Silver Partners ($2,500): Robert and Mary Ella Sherman, Tommy and Loretta Lloyd

Silver Partners ($2,000): XTO Energy, Jerry and Wanda Hanszen, and the Carthage Noon Lions Club

Bronze Partners ($1,500): Gene and Brenda Giles; Jim Holder, Joe Holder and Randy Liedtke; Don and Sallie Lipsey; Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & Mott LLP; and East Texas Professional Credit Union

Bronze Partners ($1,250): Panola National Bank

Bronze Partners ($1,000): Kevin and Lisa Smith; Dr. Wayne Kyle, in memory of Milly Kyle; John and Jane Ray; Jonathan S. Perlman; David and Elizabeth Anderson; Bob and Sarah Baker in memory of Billy Baker; Jane Moore Ray and Jill Moore Burkindine, in memory of Mrs. John S. Moore; Tom and Pamela Goodson; Manuel and Jacqueline Rodriguez; Tate and Kathryn Barber; Warren and Toni Biggs; Brett and Christie Chandler; Randy and Kathy Taylor, Pinnergy; Joe and Kay Knight, in memory of Kyle Knight; Rebecca Joffrion; John and Walta Cooke; Keith Chapman; and Steve and Jerrilyn Roberson

Benefactors ($500): Glenn and Kelly Hambrick, John and Carolyn Wink, James and Jayne Browning, Truman and Patsy Shirey, Lin and Tresa Joffrion, Raphael and Rebecca Crawford, Deanie Berry, Darrell and Charlyce Robertson, Citizens Bank, Paul and Penny Cain, Tommy and Mary Lu Davis, Sandra Walker, Ernest Higginbotham, Joseph and Frances Bachman, Richard and Barbara Ballenger, and Stuart and Brooke Lipsey

Friends ($300): Jackie and Susie Robinson

Friends ($250): Dennis and Jerrie Smith; Tim and Cynthia Harkrider; Twink Ross and family, in memory of Taylor Ross; First United Methodist Church; Kay Garrett; Ace Hardware; Panola County Retired Teachers; Gans and Smith Insurance Agency; Hillary Lipsey; Jo Ann Herndon; Gerald and Nancy Gregg; John T. Kennedy, Advanced Financial Group; Patsy Meck; HFG Ventures LLC; W.H. and Linda Bagley; Justin and Gina Bradley; Roland and Pat Nail; Dale and Bonnie Pope; and Red Oak Insurance, Matt Pittman