Donor Spotlight

Donors form the backbone of the Sarasota Performing Arts Center Foundation (formerly Van Wezel Foundation). It is with their help and dedication that we continue to create magic and foster the imaginations of students, both onstage
and behind the scenes.

Thank you to all those who help make our success possible and impact our ability to continue delivering world-class arts integrated educational opportunities for the
communities we serve.

Donors listed have generously contributed $3,000 or more between July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021.

Brunckhorst Family
Famiglio Family
Ed and Susan Maier
Sarasota County
Ralph and Janice Shrader

Allen Wirtz Nobbe and Jo Bowen Nobbe Fund
Amicus Foundation
James A. and Maryann Armour
Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation
Cornelia T Bailey Foundation
Gerald and Sondra Biller
The Seth Bonder Foundation
Jenne Britell
Vernon and Liliana Chalfant
Community Foundation of Sarasota County
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Julie Harris
Holmes Family Fund
John and Rachel Payne Jakes
Tom and Sherry Koski
Joan Lieberman
Martella Family Foundation
Jonathan and Michelle Mitchell, Edward D. and Anna Mitchell Family Foundation
Clare and Daniel Murphy
Sara Roberts Foundation Inc.
Phil Steyaert
Jim and Susan Travers
Bob White

Victor Kaufman and Ann Rainey
Carolyn J. Lowell Charitable Trust
Karl and Ricky Newkirk
Jackie and Glenn Tilton
Steven and Marjolaine Townsend
Stephanie and Roger Williams

David and Myrna Band
Jeffrey and Beverly Berger
The Brain Wave Center
Deborah and Casey Dean
Bernard and Mildred Doyle Charitable Trust
Bill and Robin Fetsch
Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Alan and Connie Herbert
Huisking Foundation
Dennis Jesse
Ruth B. Kreindler, in loving memory of Lee S. Kreindler
Cathy Layton and Pete Russell
Jim Matras
The New Amsterdam Charitable Foundation
PNC Bank, National Association
Publix Super Markets Charities
Nanci and Christopher Ross Weaver
Dona and Sam Scott
Micki Sellman
Clare Villari and David Weinstein
Peter and Judith Wasserman
Susan and Charles Wilson

Gail Baird Foundation
Cook Family Foundation
Cordelia Lee Beattie Foundation
Eve and Richard Biller
John Boc and Terri Allen
Travis and Kathy Brown
Larry and Joan Castellani
David and Edith Chaifetz
Wes and Barbara Compton
Bill and Sandy Dietrich
Esther and Harlan Domber
Dennis and Dawn Doughty
Toby A. Etkin
Diane Taylor Foxman
Tina Gelmisi and Robert Vandergrift
Bob and Judie Gustafson
Sherry and Mike Guthrie
Gene and Kathy Jongsma
Donna and David Koffman
Ernie Kretzmer
Ron Legere and Marcia Krajewski
David and Lori Liner
Manatee County
John and Eilene Maupin
William and Elaine McClure
Mr. and Mrs. Dale B. Menard
Rick and Nancy Moskovitz
Dick and Betty Nimtz
Dr. John M. O’Brien and Ashley Ridlon
Joyce and Victor Rendano
Paul and Jeannie Rogalski
Martin and Beverly Rosenberg
Rosenthal Roots Family Foundation
Tom and Jane Rudbeck
Paul and Sue Rudder
Sue Sennott, in memory of Richard Sennott
Joyce Serrano
Bayne and Jeanie Stevenson
John and Charlotte Suhler
Suncoast Credit Union Foundation
Henry & Marilyn Taub Foundation
Michael and Karen Valentino
Ronald and Geri Yonover Foundation

Ken and Peggy Abt
David and Suzanne Arch
Deborah G. Arnold
Shari and Stephen Ashman
Ali and Gloria Bahaj
Don and Joyce Baker
David and Mary Benfer
Donald H. and Barbara K. Bernstein
Barbara Campo
Roger and Dee Carter
Joe and Kristy Cestero
James and Amy Chapman
Frank Child
Annie and Rob Cohen
Colette M. Crisp
Julie and Cary Curry
PattiAnn and Christopher Curtin
Lon and Leslee Deckard
Phil and Julie Delaney
Thomas and Maryanne Delaney
Marjorie Floyd and Caroline Amory
Allie Freedman
Ty and Liza Gardner
David and Margaret Grohne
Doug and Carolyn Ann Holder
Debi and Dan Isaac
Marlene B. Isaacs
Deb Kabinoff
James Kirchschlager Family
Jeanne & John Brown, Lonnie Laurenti, Brian & Diane Laurenti
Karen Athena and Steven James Lee
Jim and Pat Lehmann
Harry Leopold and Audrey Robbins
Melvy Erman Lewis in loving memory of Milford T. Lewis
Stu and Jill Lewis
Dr. Marguerite and RADM T. Logan Malone
Cheryl Mendelson and Kevin Jackson
Joy Moravitz
Gloria Moss
David and Gwen Murphy
Sean and Melanie Natarajan
David and Josie Nichols
Jim and Martha O’Donnell
Charles and Leslie Ohl
Mitch and Lisa Olan
Sanford and Barbara Orkin
Para Family Foundation
Charles Pearce
Peter and Joanne Powers
Tom and Pamela Reilly’s Do Something Meaningful Foundation
Nancy Wolk and Michael Ritter
William and Lynn Rosen
Richard and Gail Rubin
Lynda and Robert Safron
Samowitz Foundation
Lore and Jim Schaffner
Tom and Debbie Shapiro
Ken and Lola Shelton
Jim and Janet Stanard
Charlie and Dee Stottlemyer
Barry and Marcia Strauss
Martin and Antoinette Sullivan
Mike and Madelyn Tetmeyer
Ernest P. Werlin
Williams Parker Attorneys at Law
John and Joan Wissing
James H. Wright
James and Zoey Zakovec