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Thank you for your interest in and support of FRB and those around the world with whom we are working. If you have questions, suggestions or would like to get involved please contact or call us at (888) 276-4FRB.  More specific inquiries can be directed to one of our staff members:

 Marv fixed Marv Baldwin, President & CEO
Western Springs, IL
(708) 505-4034
 Rachel fixed Rachel Brink, Growing Project & Overseas Program Field Mgr
Holland, MI
IN, MI, OH growing projects; Asia, Eastern Europe programs
(616) 283-0694
 Kelsey fixed Kelsey Day, Communications & Resource Development Manager
Western Springs, IL
Northern IL and WI growing projects
(708) 505-4034
 Ron fixed Ron De Weerd, Director of Resource Development 
Rock Valley, IA
Midwest and Southwest growing projects
(605) 622-0766
 joan fixed Joan Fumetti, Growing Project Coordinator
Des Moines, IA
Des Moines area growing projects
 Laurie fixed Laurie Kaniarz, Administrative Coordinator
Kalamazoo, MI
(269) 349-3467
 meg fixed Meg Kreikemeier, Administrative & IT Coordinator
Western Springs, IL
(708) 505-4034
 Eric fixed Eric Mattson, Assoc. Dir. of Development and New Ventures
Springfield, IL
Midwest growing projects; Middle East and Africa programs
(217) 371-3805
 Alex fixed Alex Morse, Growing Project & Overseas Program Coordinator
Pittsburgh, PA
East & Midwest growing projects; So/Central America & Caribbean programs, (412) 310-9432
 lori fixed Lori O'Neil, Financial Coordinator
Western Springs, IL
(708) 505-4034
  Mike Spear, CFO
Western Springs, IL
(708) 505-4034
For general correspondence:
4479 Central Avenue
Western Springs, IL 60558
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