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Sages Over 70

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    dsm Magazine is proud to announce the 9th annual list of Sages Over 70 honorees. They include: Penny Furgerson, Ruth Ann Gaines, Ruth and Tom Harkin, John Pappajohn, Ila Plasencia & Mary Seidler.

    These local leaders, who were chosen by the dsm executive team, are over the age of 70 are celebrated because they have enriched our community with their abundant generosity-shaing freely of their time, their treasure, their counsel, their leadership and their unwavering encouragement. They have made a meaningful difference in the lives of others and in the strength of Greater Des Moines.

    Together, they join 53 past dsm Sages Over 70 honorees since dsm Magazine and Presenting Partner-The Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines- began the awards in 2011.

    Each of the honorees will be profiled in the Nov/Dec edition of dsm Magazine and recognized at an event on November 11.