All Donors

Donors recognized for gifts given over the past 15 months. Up-to-date as of August 12, 2015. Please contact our office with any corrections.

Corporate, Foundation &
Government Donors

Individual Donors

$25,000+

McKnight Foundation
McNeely Foundation
MN State Arts Board
Target Foundation

$10,000-$24,999

3M Foundation
Anna M. Heilmaier
Charitable Foundation
Carolyn Foundation
Cy & Paula DeCosse Fund of the Minneapolis Foundation
Ecolab Foundation
General Mills Foundation
Janice Gardner Foundation
Carl & Eloise Pohlad Family Foundation
WCA Foundation

$5,000-$9,999

Athwin Foundation
Xcel Energy Foundation

$2,000-$4,999

CSM Corporation
Fredrikson & Byron Foundation
Music Performance Fund
RBC-USA Foundation
Saunders Family Foundation
Shalom Home Foundation

Up to $1,999

Ameriprise Financial
Bancroft PTO
Barton School Foundation
Burdick-Kraddick Family Foundation
Burroughs PTA
Claire Givens Violins
Columbus Foundation
Richard & Beverly Fink Family Foundation
Faegre Baker Daniels
Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls
Ingber Family
Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation
Gliske Financial
Faye & Myra Krupp Foundation
Lowry Cafe
North End Hardware
NorthEast Metro Referral Group
PadillaCRT
Prudential Foundation
RBC Royal Bank
S. F. Perkins Fund of the
Minneapolis Foundation
Securian Foundation
Summit Brewing Co.
Temple Israel Sisterhood
Thrivent Foundation
Trendah Fund of the Saint Paul Foundation
Uponor North America
USBank Corporation
Waite Park PTA
Mark & Muriel Wexler Foundation

Community Business
Sponsors/Hosts

Basilica of Saint Mary
Caponi Art Park
City of Minneapolis Parks and Recreation
City of Saint Paul Parks and Recreation
East Side Arts Council
First Covenant Church
Metropolitan State University
Minneapolis School District
North Side YMCA
Roseville Lutheran Church
St Paul Public Schools
Temple of Aaron
Temple of Israel

In-Kind Contributions

Atomic Data Centers
Bernie Fishman
Bexley Public Library
Bill’s Imported Foods
Columbus Symphony Orchestra
The Cookie Cart
JF Productions
Kai Holm Photography
Kowalski’s Market
Loren Fishman
Megan Hagberg
PadillaCRT
Residence Inn Depot
Roastery 7
Schmitt Music
Soundmaster Productions
TwinCitiesHotelDeals.com
University of St. Thomas
Wendi Storhoff

Estate Contributions

Anonymous (6)
Marilyn Kinzel Bailey
Paul Berfond
James E Ericksen
Cathryn and Dale Jacobson

Guarantor ($10,000+)

Paul Berfond Estate
James E Ericksen Estate

Conductor’s Circle
($1,000-$9,999)

Lee A. Borah
Ivy Celender
Ralph J. Faville
Bruce Humphrys
Gail Jones
John & Susan Lindstrom
Debby & Allan Roth

Patron ($500-$999)

Ruth Arneson
Chandra Benjamin
Jay Fishman
Fred & Inge Froebe
David Haynes
John Higdon
Esphira Iscove
Nancy & Bill Jones
Kenny Community School
Carlton Kittleson
Debra Lano
Lance & Maureen Maly
Dr David and Karen Olson
James Otto
Paul Pentel
Tom Schommer
Martin Segal
Nancy C. State
Elizabeth Steblay
Andrejs Vape
Mary Weber

Benefactor ($250-$499)

Richard Banz
Arthur F. Bergstrom
William Celebrezzee
Inger & Don Dahlin
Philip Face
Ray & Myra Fishman
Harvey & Marlys Frank
Kenneth & Lynn Gilmore
Sharon & Mario Giorgini
Tim and Nancy Grimes
Thelma Hunter
Dorothy Jacobs
Mary Jo & Mark Johnson
Donald & Janet Kamis
Jim & Jane Kane
Bill & Roberta Kolesar
Patricia Lawrence
Seymour Locketz
Wendell Maddox
Derek & Rachel Nash
Orlin Plath
Naomi, Douglas & Shiori Powers
Tim Puffer
George & Vicky Sarner
Cleone Sayers
Miriam Segall
Michael Shapiro
Leonard Silesky
Jeff Silesky
Allen & Linda Ward

Donor ($150-$249)

David Andersen
Theodore & JeanAnn Anderson
Anonymous
Lydia Artymiw & David Grayson
J. Michael Barone
Jane Batcheller
Thomas & Mary Beaumont
James & Janice Borofka
Alek Buzhaker
Sharon Carlson
Patricia J. Carson
Janet Cataldo
Myra Chazin
Thomas & Linnea Clifford
Emily Cole
John Dykstra
Stephanie Easthouse
Marlene Fairchild
Dr Richard Friberg
Howard & Heidi Gilbert
Arthur R. Goedeking
Jane Goettle
Barbara-Ann Gustaferro
Mark & Brenda Hagen
Jane- Harper
P.  J. Harris
Kari Johannessen
Kendall & Diana Kamp
Clarice Koffski
Jim & Robin Lackner
John Lape
Maurice Lazarus
Linda & Warren Mack
Steve McVay
Stephen Morice
Joel & Jennifer Morris
NorthEast Metro Referral Group, c/o B & B
Diane Ondrey
Ivan Ose
Joan Erickson & Denny Pease
Ann and Felix Phillips
Elizabeth Poole
Sharon Radman
Christine & Don Rasmussen
Margie Richards
Richard Rider
Therese B. Samudio
Benet Schirber
Fred Schommer
Stephen Cronk & Paul Schulz
Janet & Thomas Scott
Frank & Lynette Simmons
Bill Tilton
Sally Wagner & Kent Severson
Michael Walsh & Lynn Hartwick
Douglas Watnemo
Nancy Willette
John M. Williams
Leesa & Roger Zissu

Contributor ($100-$149)

Dr. & Mrs. N. John Akimoto
Barbara Alfrey
Fern Badzin
Lois Barliant
Larry Barnhart
Deb Bednarz & David Lyons
William O. Beeman
Herbert & Lynne Benz
Heather & Scott Berg
Charlotte Brooker & Gene Mammenga
James & Edith Broten
Frederic & Lorna Byers
Anne K. Carlson
Ivy Celender
Arlene Cepull
Alice Chu
Jennifer Clelland
Cynthia Daggett
George H. Davis
Julieanne Davis
Shirley Decker
Nancy Demko
Jeffrey Donnelly
Connie Dufresne
Willilam Ellis
Steve & Judy Emmings
Jean Enloe
Carl Erickson
Jonathan Erickson
Darlene Erickson
John Falldin
Althea Faricy
Jeanne Frank
Wayne & Jan Frankenberg
Betty Friborg
Michael & Bernice Frisch
Catherine Fritter
Melvin & Karen Fussy
Penny & Robert Galinson
Bob & Gretta Gauthier
Shirley Gerlach
Ann Giombetti
Barbara Glas
Nancy Godfrey
Anand & Marian Gopinath
Robert Greiling
Charles Griggs
Georgia Gustafson
Michael Hagburg
Robert Hanson
Paul & Barbara Hendrickson
Janet Herbert
Jackie Herman
David Himmelman
Ron Himmelman
Arnold Hochhalter
Anne & Paul Holten
Shannon Hovey
Roger Huss
Jerry Ingber
Steve Johnson
Linda Johnson
Mark & Martha Johnson
Ken & Ardie Johnson
Loretta Johnson
Inez Jukulen
Henry Kaldahl
Fred Kaphingst
Joel and Harriet Katz
Mary Keithahn
Dorothy Kettner
Ruth Kildow
Earl & Rosalyn Klein
Barie Kline & Laurie Goldman
Lyle Koehler
Robert Kurvers
David Lengyel
Erik Lindquist
Chris Lippert &Theresa Campbell
Joyce Hunt Litchy
Phyllis Long
Tom Luing
Peter Marshall
Giles Martin
Todd Meltzer
Bev Monnens
Dean & Mary Mork
David Munn
Karen M. Nestingen
Joan Newmark
Dennis R. Olson
Margaret Ann Osborne
Dale & Denise Osterman
Eldora Pearson
Mabel G. Pearson
Jeane Pearson
Karen Pfarr
James Plasynski
Lisa Pugh
Paul & Elizabeth Rasmussen
Audray Rees
Gladys & Roger Reiling
Brian Rice
Eloise & Loren Schmalz
Joseph F. Schmidt
Matt Schroeder
Christopher & Samantha Scoville-Riazi
Gerry Sell
Sarah H. Seufert
Sarene Silver & Jack Jagoda
Sherwin & Carolyn Singsaas
David Siskind
Mary Ann Skinner
Vivian Skoog
Margaret Smith
Mathias Smrekar
Ruben & Dorothy Soruco
Sheryl A. Sostarich
John Stark
Alice Stelling
Andrea Stern
David and Julie Streyle
Jerome Sturgeleski
Richard & Erlyne Syverson
Randy & Jan Thue
Matt Timerman
Jim and Karen Unterseher
Richard & Anne Vosika
Patricia Weinke
Deborah & Mark Werner
Dick and LaVerne Wilger
Jill Williams
Shirley Zimmerman
Dennis Zimmerman

Family ($40-$99)

Fred Aderhold
Justin Aeling
Kelly Alexander
Ginny & Craig Allen
Christine Allmann & T Gill Creel
Michael Anderegg
J. Edward & Cynthia Anderson
Dean Anderson
Kitty Anderson
Alvin Apple
Lemuel & Arlene Arriola
Barbara Bach
Judy Bailey
Marilyn Kinzel Bailey
Arlene Baker
Rosalyn Baker
Julianne Bartell
Thomas Baskerville
Jane Baudelaire
Ben Behler
John Benson
Cynthia & Fazil Bhimani
Joyce M. Biagini
Lois Binder
Bill Binder
Walter & Jackie Blue
Alexander Braginsky & Tanya Remenikova
Jean Brezinski
Pierre Brink
Helen Brooks
Allison Brown
Nancy Z. Browne
Florence Buggert
Rosalie Bunge
Marna Burrows
Martha & David Butler
Angelique Calotescu
Cheryl Caponi
Beth Carlson
Claudia Carson
Mark & Gail Casey
Raymond & Gloria Cekalla
Mary & Neil Charpentier
Shu-Cheng Chen
Lili & Sheldon Chester
Tom Clark
David & Carol Cline
Judith Coggins
Barbara & Jonathan Cohen
John R. Cross
Thomas Cullinane
David & Janey Czeck
Shirley Dahl
Beverley Decker
Frank & Julie Di Gravina Dinsmore
Nicole Donnelly
Arthur Downey
Mackenzie Doyle
Jacalyn C. Eastman
Jenna Ebersviller
Mary A. Ekblad
John Clinton Ellis
Marie Elverum
James E. Erickson
Gregory J. Evans
Meridel Fahsl
Susan Feinstein
Russell C. Felt
Joan Ficker
Peter Fleck
Rosalyn & Edward Fletcher
Judith Florine
Hilde Flynn
Peg Fogelson
Duane Galles
Edna Garaffa
Brenda Gieneart
Richard & Jeanette Giles
Leonard & Dorothy Gloeb
Don Goethals
Stanley Graham
Michael Grealish
Richard Gronning
Erwin Grossman
Scott & Jane Hall
Beverly Hall
Dennis & Carolyn Hamilton
Lois M. Hammer
Anna Hampton
Nancy Harold
Layne H. Harris-Rosen
Sandy, Don &  Drew Henry
James & Annamary Herther
Vicky Hill-Rickey
Janna Hjelm
Margaret Holcombe
Harlan Holmquist
Deborah Hoops
Robert Huber
Marvin Jacobson
Dale Jacobson
Todd Jansma
Marga & John Jaros
Sally Johnson
Marvin D. Johnson
Russ & Judy Johnson
Marilyn Jurgovsky
Alan & Geriann Kagan
Sylvia Kallin
Hans Kammeyer
Eunice Kanning
Shirley Kaplan
Nancy & Elliott Karasov
Micki & Neil Kay
Jerome & Alice Kern
Miriam Kieffer
Denise Kiehne
Stanley King
Frank E. King
Jamie Kirdain
Judy Krasnow
Scott & Arlene Kringle
Rhonda Kuehl
Bonnie Kuslich
R.A. Lang
Christine & Sally Lareau
Kristen Larson-Dumke
Ruth Leaf
Pat Lipinski
Kenneth and Harriet Livermore
Mary Marston Lloyd
Peter & Karen Loewenson
Melinda Lopes
Janet Lynch
Bill Lyons
Lin Ma
Mariann Macalus
Win Mackey
Michael & Ann Madden
Gerry & Stan Maisel
Mondeny
Linda Markowitz
Cynthia Marsh
Alan and Inez Mathiason
Dawn Mathson
Merle Mattson
David Mayo
Patricia M. McCann
B. Ann McGuire
Nancy J. McGuire
S. Catherine McIntire
Mark Nelson & Patti Melich
Jim Melssen
Mike Menzel & Kathy Iverson
LeeAnn & Bruce Meyer
Clayton Michaels
Nancy L. Miller
Kay Miller
Kelly Jo Mitchell
Edmund Mokrzycki
Jim & Carol Moller
Janice M. Mollet
Mary Ellen & Robert Mooney
Stephen R. Moore
Joe & Lori Musil
David & Judith Nass
Wesley and Karen Nelson
Margaret A. Nelson
Dennis Nelson
Lois Nyman
Mitzi Oetting
Nancy & Ellis Olkon
Pete and Cheryl Olofson
L. H. Olson
Muriel E. Olson
Joyce D. Orbuch
Richard & Constance Oriani
Jeanne Paradise
Francis & Helga Parnell
Rachel Pearson
Robert and Diane Piechowske
Bruce Pinke
Mary C. Preus
David Price
Leslie J. Proper
Mary Ann Rafferty
Vivian Ramalingam
Cecil Ramnaraine
Allison Reese
Lea Rae Reese
John & Helen Regenold
Frederick Richart
Audrae & Jerry Rosenzweig
Pearly Rudin
Katherine Salverda
Carol Sandberg
Marion Sandstrom
Nancy Sather
Katherine Schafer
John Schelen
Katherine Schilling
Wendy Schlenner
James Schoettlea
Gilllian & John Schoonover
Heather Scott
Richard & Janet Sedro
Shelley Segal
Marguerite Senninger
Kathleen Serpinas
Berta Shapiro
Sandra Shearer
Gerald & Marlys Siverson
Cherie Skillings
James & Joanne Smith
Julikejulie Smith
Curt and Joan Solie
Ellen Sovik
Kathy Stack
Patricia Steege
Mary H. Steinbicker
Nancy Stepaniak
Barbara Stillman
Marcia Swanson
Glen & Elizabeth Swanson
Susan Swenson
Thomas & Ruth Tauscheck
John Tessner
Therese Therrien
Paul Thompson
Christopher Thorsen
John & Theresa Thurmes
Mariann Tiblin
Karin Tomervik
Millie Tschida
Jackie Uglow
Cynthia Unowsky
Lisa Van Valkenburgh
Irving & Teresa Victor
Bob & Mavis Voigt
Sharla Wagy
Patricia Wahlgren
Watertown Firefighters Benevolent Assoc.
Chris & Mark Watzke
Jori Whitehead
Cal & Barb Wojahn
Robert F. Wolf & Theresa Casey-Wolf
Laures Young
Duane & Carol Young
Barbara Zarynoff
Penny & Mark Ziessman
Paul Zollar

Friend (up to $39)

Paula Aal
Philip Aaron
Daniel Abdon
Chuck & Cookie Abramson
Nancy Adair
Scott & Brenda Adams
Sandra Aken
Wayne & Fern Albertson
Kathleen Anderson
Nancy & Les Anderson
Cynthia Anderson
Marilyn Anderson Spensley
Sharon & Richard Astleford
Lita Aubry
Carol Austermann
Simona Awiszus
Sara Baker
Carole B. Baker
Jean M. Baldridge
Stacy & Carol Barbour
Marie Baumgartner
Jeanne Bearmon
Sue Bembenek
Vladimir and Bella Binkin
Douglas Bjostad
Dale E. Bowman
Richard & Sharon Braun
John & Leni Broadhurst
Robin Broms
Nancy Brown
Richard Brownlee
Jacki & Bill Broze
Petra Brunik
Karen Buggs
Michelle Buonfiglio
Miriam Butwin
Mary Bydlon
Jean Byrne
Deborah A. Carlson
George & Arline Carlson
Gayle Carlson
William & Doris Carlson
Joseph Carroll
Igor Chechelnitsky
Dan Cherryhomes & Pat Collins
Kenneth & Mary Clausen
Sheila Cloutier
Thomas Clower
George Coklas
Eduardo A. Colon
Kathleen Corcoran
Jeanne & David Cornish
Diane Cornwell
Joyce Dahl
Leon & Bella Dashevsky
Hy & Esther Dashevsky
Leonid Davidan
Randall Davidson
Janice De Noble
Robert & Barbara DeGroot
Merrilyn Downs
Phillip Drexler
Georgia Duncan
Martin & Noni Dworkin
Allan & Carol Eddy
Marilyn Eidem
Genrikh & Galina Elkin
Emmings
Willis & Margaret Enloe
Paul & Noralyn Erickson
Carole Erickson
Elliott & Joan Farber
Dan Fattig
Laszlo Ficsor
William E. Finch
Bob & Sylvia Fine
Leo & Maureen Fine
Jay Franklin
Mary Furman
M Gagnon
Celia Gantcher
Michaela Gardner
Mona Geeting
Michele Geistel
Mrs. Laura L. Gerlach
Elissa Getsug
Marvin & Roselle Gilman
Doris Ginsberg
Lori Goetz
Ruth Goldberg
B. J. Goldman
William & Nanette Goldman
Duane Googins
Beatrice Grabowski
Abra Gracyalny
Brad Griffith
Aleksandra & Gegory Grin
Ron & Jeanette Haas
Scott and Julie Hagen
Charles Haik
William Hakala
Nancy K. Hansen
Kathleen Hardy
Stephen Harrington
Marty and Kay Harris
Shirley Held
Cathy O. Hennelly
Jo Hiner
Marcia Hinitz
Janice & Norinne Hobbs
Norinne Hobbs
Joan Vivian Hoffmann
Julie Holmen
Lois Holzemer
Jamie Hubbard
Linda Hucke
Ann Hutchings
Richard & Carol Irmiter
Penny Jacobs
Margaret A. John
Helen C. Johnson
Mary Johnson
Marlyce Johnson
Lisa Johnson
Jane Kahm
Carrie & Joseph Kahn
Dimitra Karras
Claire Katz
Kathleen Kearney
Carol Kelly
Carrie & Gary Kemp
Jane Keyes
Margaret King
Ruth King-Smith
Dyann Klemann
Joan Koosman
David Kopf
Lely Kosach
Tim Kowalik
Elaine Krantz
Marvin Krichmar
Judy & Marty Kuretsky
Sue Kurzhal
Renee Kvasnik
Steven & Margaret Landby
Amy Lange & Jane Newman
Nicole Lapides
James & Gail Lappen
Holly Larson
Rubin Latz
Liza Lawrence
Lisa Lee
Meiling Lee
J. Lesher
Carol Lichterman
Kathryn Lightfoot
Alice Lincoln
Stephanie & Greg Lindholm
Gloria Linnell
Dick & Ronna Locketz
David Locketz
Kathy Lucas & Ray Ehlers
Ramona Lucht
John Lundgren
John R. Lundgren
Bill Lyon
Kathy Malchow
Cathy Manning
Dan & Nan McGuiness
Paul McHugh
Margaret McLean
Fran & Bernard Meier
Linda Mell
Howard Merrill
Robert Meyerson
KaMesha Michelton
Sarah Miller
Mervyn Mindess
Mary Jane & Ralph Mitchell
Ella M. Mogilevsky
Lawrence & Jacinta Moore
David E. Moris
Michelle Morris & Nik Hengel
Jeni Mundl
Tim & Linda Murphy
Jennifer Murphy
Kim Myers
Micky & Morty Naiman
Patty Napier
Rosemary Nebergall
LP & CC Nelson
Donna Nesser
Joe & Shirley Novich
William & Mary Ann Novotny
Paul Nyhuis
Georgia O’BrienAmy O’Brien
Beverly Ogilvie
David Ott
Sherri Overstreet
Nancy Palm
Warren Park
Kevin Patty & Mary McDowall
Diane Peltzer
The Pierce Family
Colleen Pollock
L. F. Powell
Prentiss Family
Ronald Prieve
Gale Proctor
Kathleen Proctor
Eric Ramstad
Doris Rausch
Denise Reichmann
Anne Reichmann
P. L. Reilly
Carol Richter
Judith & David Rients
Sandra Robinson
Stacy Rooney
Victoria Rozinova
Jennifer Rubin
Ellen M. Ruffin
Laurence Ruggeri
Elizabeth Runge
Karen D. Russell
Virginia Rybin
Kenneth S. Sachs
Maureen Sandgren
Norman & Marge Saunders
Barbara Saunders
Judith M. Sausen
Ann Newhouse
David Schaaf
Esther Schak
Richard & Margaret Schmidt
Ron & Mary Schneider
Kathryn & Natthew Schoeppner
John & Martha Seal
Susan Sedro
Marsha Seltz
Steven Seltz
Wayne & Anne Serkland
William Shadid
Rolllie & Stuart Shanedling
W. B. Shapira
Marjorie Shark
Elizabeth Shelver
Lois Siegel
Mark Sieger
Richard Simmer
Blanche Singer
Charles E. Sislo
Pete Skarman
James & Janice Smith
Sharon Stavrovich
Jacqueline Sterling
Sharon Stewart
Alan and Lou Ann Stone
Wendi Storhoff
Everett Strand
Christina Streckert
Linda Strohkirch
L. Stubbs
Carol Svanoe
Brook & Peter Tabor
Katherine Tabor
Judy Taddeini
Marshall Tanick
Marcia Taple
Sally Taverna
Valerie Taylor
Patricia Thompson
Mary C. Thompson
Marianna Tiller
Tone
Elliot Trach
David & Janice Tweet
Shirley Ungar
Tom & Diana Ursin
Leona Van de Voort
Gloria Vindelalix
Narayan Virinchipuram
Karen Volk
Bobby & Denise Warfield
Barbara Webb
Kathleen Whitney
Harlan Widholm
Josie Winship
Cecilia Wirth
Linda & David Woessner
Maryann Wycoff
David Yeats
Peiliang Yuan
Skaidrite Zarins
Lorraine Zauft
Ida Zonneveld