Supporters

Thank you to our generous 2017–2018 supporters who make our work possible:

 

Wills and Bequests

Anonymous bequest to Venice Arts
The Mark Swope Family Trust

 

individual donors

Up to $99

Richard Abcarian
Jeffrey Abramson
Camille Ameen
Stephen Anderson
Stephanie Andre
John Anongos
Sam Arnold
Gayle Atwell, in memory of Jill Ramsay
Annie Azzariti
Lindsay Baird
M.J. Barrett
Lindsay Barstow
Kathleen Beaton
Jill  Belasco
Maureen Biehl
Jane Biondi Munna
Sara Jane Boyers
Jono Brandel
Laurence Braude, in memory of Mark Swope
David Braun
Jeffrey Brecker
Amanda Brilliante
Cathy Brown
Jennifer Browne
Andrew Burchiel
Thomas Callahan
Tess Callner
Angela Eren Capp
Dana Carmody-Burns
Jill Carmody-Burns
Briony Cayley, in memory of Jill Ramsay
Julie Chambers, in memory of Stephen Chambers
Miriam Chan
Sandy Chandler & Liz Hale
Debora Choi
Richard S Chow
Julia Colbert Ruiz
Bernice Colman
Clancey Cornell
Chelsea Cota
Elizabeth Cousins
Frank Crivello
Erik Dahlgren
Brandell Davis
Patricia "Patty" Day
Cathy de la Cruz
Katherine & Owen Denby
Heather DeRonck
Lesley Devrouax
Renee Dewire & James Domino
Jesse Lee Donahue & Kristin Mills
Joelle Dumas
Patricia Durant
Nic Easley
Barbara & David Elson
John Erickson
Stephanie Eshel
Sharon Everitt
Marta Evry & Warren Bowman
Wendy & Bill Fairbanks
Skip Falconer
Maria Fernandez
Patricia Foulkrod
Wendy Freedman
Jennifer French
Tamara French
Deirdre Gainor
Noah Gallo-Brown
Emily Garcia
Linda Gase
Matthew Gerard
Ilsa Glanzberg
Susan Glass
Chris Go
Joni Goldbach
Michael Goldfarb
Nicole Goldstein
Patricia Gonzalez
Yolanda Gonzalez
Chloe Gordon
Margaret Garth Steinert Greene
Morlee Griswold
Ryan Gutierrez
Maron Hamilton
Christine Hanway
Huss Hardan
Victor "Vic" Harding
Caitlin C. Hartigan
Hannah Hayes
Suzanne Henry
Diane Hertz
Jodi Hicks
Kelda Higgins
Thomas Hilal
Janellen Hill
Kharen Hill
David Himmelstein
Kayden Horwitz
Ben Hsieh
Sonia Hunt
Sandra Hutchins
Eric Ibarra
Camille & Ira Ameen Ingber
Jason & Shelby Istrin
Nadine Jarrad
Jocelyn Jeffery
Roberto Jenkins
Bruce Johnston
Cosmo Jones
Raquel Jordan
Amy Kahng
Lisa & Joel Kantor
Pearl Karon
Nancy Kaye & Jeffrey Levin
Amanda Keller Konya & Willie Keller Konya
Tom Kelly
Karen & Judson Kennedy
Glenn Kimball
Samantha Kinnon
Carolyn "Carol" Kiss
Cathy Kiss
Deborah Kiss
Sandra Klein & Dan Marmalefsky
Arie Kligier
Bettina Kohlbrenner
Lindsey Kollross
Lee  Konstanty
Viva Krasinski
Neil Krug
Ethan Lader
Abby Lagunoff
Vikas Lai
Linda Laisure & Helen P. Alland
Sheeva Lapeyre
Adam Larkey
Donna Lasman
Malea Lazzara
Marisa Thu Le
Skylar Lenox
Elizabeth Leshin
Joshua Levine
Cindy Lichtman
Matthew Lifschultz
Jaclyn Lieber & Jay Blumenfield
Rachael Lieberman
Heidi & Damon Lindelof
Ivette Lopez
Jens Lucking
Steve Lumbard
Maria Madden
Adrian Maher
Marney Malabar
Tim Malstead
Janos Mann
Silvia Marjoram
Jordan Martin
Linda McFarland
Melinda McInerney
Stacy McPeak
Janet Meyers & Cathleen Schine
Nicolo Miceli
Alexandra Miller
Ted Milner
Brad Minnich
Jack Mione
Kathleen Mirenda
James Moore & Amy Armstrong
Andrea Morgan
Robert Morler
Holly Mosher
Jane Biondi Munna
Sarah Munzipapa
Lynn Murdock
Jim Murez
Frank & Joe Murphy
Jennifer Nelson
Amy Neumann
Suzanne Nichols
Jessie Nickson
Judith & Neil O'Hanlon
Colleen O'Mara
Allison Oceguera
Nancy Ohanian
Lori Ordover
Dan Ortiz
Michael Palazzolo
Thomas Paris & Lauren Smith
Carolina Park
Jacqueline Parker
Kevin Pelletier
Patricia Peters
Matt Peterson
Enyaj (Jayne) Pitchford
Raymond Ramos, in memory of Anthony Bourdain
Jennifer  Reitman
Rachel Richardson
Berenice Robinson
Jordan Robinson
Juanita Robinson
Patricia & Nigel Robinson
Rebecca Rosenfeld
Karen Rosenhoover
Elizabeth & Lew Rothbart
Alison Saar
Tim Sack
Cathy Salser
Emaad Sami
Kurt Saunders
Mary Schecter
Sarah S. Schacht
Amy Schmidt
Chris Schmidt
Chris Thorton Schmidt
Hope Selevan
Brady & Andy Selinger
Daniel Shapiro
Ellen Shapiro
Rodney Sholetes
Carly Short
Mario Signore
Nicoleta Simionescu
Nancy Singular
Yanina Sipivy
Chris Small
Charles Smith
Patricia Snyder
Theresa Sobocinski
Dave  Sparling
Mark Steggell
Carole Stein
William Stern & Jane August
Kathleen M. Sullivan
David & Michelle Taub
Lisa Tauscher
Beatrice Tesdorpf
Eva Texero Fort
Gil W. Toff
Pablo Toledo
Thomas Valente
Jill Voshell
Josh Warner
Beth Warshafsky
Lisa Warshafsky
William Warshafsky & Mandy Mortimer
Ashley Watson
Lauren Weinstein
Sandra Chen Weinstein
Martha Whittaker
Chelsea Wick
Edward Williams
Brittany Wilson
Jennifer Wilson
David Wiseman
Lisa Wolf, in honor of Jessica Sokol
Brooke  Wyatt
Karen Young
Fariba Zand
Sandra Zebi
Catie Ziller
Colin Zurlo

 

*monthly gifts

$10,000–$24,999

Lily & David Dulan
Mary & Daniel James
Caren & Erwin Sokol, in honor of Mark Sokol's 50th Birthday
Elaine Spierer
 

$5,000–$9,999

Neal Baer
Rob & Krista Lissner
Ruth Seroussi & Mike Newhouse*
Elaine Spierer
Sarah & Jay Sung
Jasmine & Mark Swope
Pablo Toledo
 

$2,500–$4,999

Michael T. Cannone*
Judy Roth Goldman
Robert & Heidi Frey Greenwald
Jack Prichett & Barbara Milliken
Tristan Robinson
Joy Simmons, M.D.*
John & Savannah Stevens
Lynn Warshafsky
 

$1,000–$2,499

Athena & David Baron
Jacqueline Bovaird
Michael Braden & Carrie Gibson
Jodi Gusek*
Greg Haddad & Aura Howell*
Bob & Cheryl Hayward
Sherre & Dr. Jeffrey Hirsch
Stefan & Tana Litt
J-T Ladt & Katie Welle
Lindsay Nathanson
Matt Ogens*
Meredith Oritt & Paul Orehovec
Steven Oritt & Jennah Anderson*
Reinhard (Ray) Prinz
Tiffany Rochelle & Paul Hibler
Haleh & Howard Shapiro
Amir & Sila Vokshoor
Kent Weed
Gerald (Jerry) B. Whitman, M.D. &
Andrea Weiss, in memory of Ted Warshafsky & in honor of Lynn Warshafsky
Cathleen Young & Patrick DeCarolis
 

$450–$999

David & Lisa Boren
Lee & Judith Bycel
Dawn Celestino
Cecily Chambers
Paula Ely & Cesar Rueda
Marc & Jin Park Fenster
Daniel & Karen Florek
Oliver Fries
Sherre & Dr. Jeffrey Hirsch
Edgar Hirst
Jack V. Hoffmann & Katy Downing
Masha Kaznachey
Katharine L. King
Karen Kiss & Paris Poirier
Edwina Klein
Ira Koslow & Gail Rogers
Carrie & Andrew Kreisberg
Charley Lux
Carol Oritt Marks
Maritess Plewnarz*
Melanie & Peter Rhalter
Lilly Shoup & Colin Peppard
Paula Lumbard & Susan Rennie | FootageBank
Virginia Joy Simmons
Debbi Singer
Caren & Erwin Sokol, in honor of Mark Sokol's 50th Birthday
Christina & Andrew Thau
Kent Weed
Roe WiersGalla, in memory of
Ted Warshafsky
 

$350–$449

Sunny Bak
Cristina Barbakow
Herran Bekele & Sam Laybourne
Melanie Camp
Jeff Carpenter
Natalie & Justin Charbonnet
Steven Chinn & Cheryl Armon
Linda Damon
Stephen Doyle & Andrea Reibsamen
Jodie & Tim Escobedo*
Philip Harrison, in memory of Jerry Greenberg
Hannah Hempstead & Stephen Courtney
Edgar Hirst
Gina Holz
Kelly Layne
Cathy & Grover Lumbard
Paula Lumbard
J Michael Martin
Susan Okum,
in memory of Mark Swope
Virginia Ostrin
Benson Riseman & Lee Medick
Marsha & Jeff Rothpan
Philip Sperling, in memory of Bunky Sperling
Joanne & Peter Slusser
Wendy Slusser & Jamie Bruce
Jeff Sternberger
Jennifer Ware
Lynn Warshafsky
Eric & Jacqui Bell Weiss

 

$250–$349

Robb Aguirre
Kevin Bailey
Clare Bronowski & Jeff Lee
Carey Cameron
Phyllis Caskey & Marsha
Bernice "Bee" Colman
Marian & Fred Crostic
Sinde A. Fitz
Kevin Gelbard
Barbara & Edward Gilbert
Kirsten Grimstad
Jerry & Jennifer Hauser
Roger & Barbara Hill
Dan Holzman
James Kearney
Judy Korin & Richard Berliner
Sidonia Lax
Phillip & Karla Lopez
Weston Milliken
Jamie Lynn Mills
Kait Peters
Jalal Poehlman
Bruce Robertson
James Schley
Lisa & Richard Schmidt
Robert & Barbara Schwan
Dan Shulman & Sara Barthol
Robin Solo
Stephen Tsoneff
Chris Uettwiller
Beth & Michael Ward
Judith Weston
Michelle Whitwill & Michelle Novosel
 

$100–$249

Alyson Abramson
Lisa Alfieri
Sonya & Tarek Algosaibi
Daniel B. Altshuler
Olga Brandeis & Adam R Alworth
Gayle Atwell, in memory of Jill E. Ramsay
Diane Baker
Joan Beerman
Jeffery S. Berkett
Leslie Billinger
Lynda Bocek
Barton Bodell
Shae Breitenbach
Jan Brilliot
Connie Brooks & Ron J. Slenzak
John Campise
Michael Cannone
Nicholas (Nick) Cannone
Nicholas & Regina Cannone
Karen Carothers
Michael Cersosimo
Steve Chinn
James Costello & Alice Mills
Midge Costin
Jillian Cycon
Gloria D'Alessandro
Ambar Del Moral & Daniel Buquicchio
Francis DellaVecchia
Madeline Di Nonno
Angela Downer
Fanny Esformes
Jodie Evans
Jeanne & Eric Federovitch
Morley Feinstein,
in honor of Caren & Erwin Sokol
James Fencl*
Hedy S. Feuer
Chris Flosi
Arlene Forster
George Francisco
Heather Freedman
Christopher Gallo
Marshall & Lisa Gilinsky
Don Glunts
Chris Go
Lipika Goyal
Sonya Reese Greenland, in memory of Arthur L. Reese - Decorator of Venice
Ken Gross
Sarah Hadley
Will Hawkins
Susanna Higginson
Charles & Victoria Blyth Hill
Roger Hill
Gail Hollander & Fred Heim, 
in honor of Caren & Erwin Sokol
Tamara (Tami) Holzman,
in honor of Jessica Sokol
Courtney Hull
Malcolm James
Ron Johnson
Adam Kalamchi
Renee Kaplan, in memory of Jay Cole
Debra Kaufman
John Kim
Cy Kirshner
Cathy Kiss
Karen Kiss
Sandra Klein & Dan Marmalefsky
Ellen Knable
Scott Kramarich
Eriq La Salle
Gavin & Sheeva Caroline Hariri Lapeyre
Andy & Rose Marie Layman
Joan Silins
Sarah Leboeuf
Lola Lumbard Leen
Liz Leshin
Eric Liner
Alexis Lyons
Carol Martin
Iva MacLennan
Joy Mashaal
Kathryn McBride
Cass McCune
Lance McDonald
Sam Mengelkoch
Michele Moreno
Robin Murez
David Myers, in memory of Jay Cole
Maria Namba
Bob Nankin
Greg Nathanson
Ronald & Honey Ogens
Charlie Orchard
Tom Paris & Lauren Smith
Jin Park
Irvin Puskin, in memory of Jay Cole
Pollack Erickson
Margaux Poueymirou
Jeff Ragovin
Elsa Ramo
Joanne Ratinoff
Katrina Reynolds
Nigel & Patricia Robinson
Heith Rogers
Domenic Rom
Rebecca Rosenfeld
Dominique Ross & Julie May
Rebecca Rudder
Mary Sager, in memory of Jill Ramsay
Kario Salem
Barbara & Robert Schwan
Karen Seidenberg
Gerald V & Elissa Selvo
Ruthie Seroussi
Kent Seton
Jacques Sexton
Reva Shakkottai
Joan Silins
Stephanie Slack
Sarah Slusser & Mark Zawadsky
Sharon Smart, in memory of Jay Cole
Mark & Jessica Sokol
Helene Sternberger
Bo Stevens
Lisa Stewart
Sarah Sung
Wesley ter Haar, Media Monks
Michael I. Tarnoff
Mona Thalheimer
Dana Tynan
Mike Vaughn
Matt & Nancy Vescovo
Tom Vinetz
Jay Voshell
Elysa Voshell & Sarah McCarron
Ryan & Monica Walsh
Steve Ward
Lisa Warshafsky & Eric Loof
Beth Weiss
Cathee Weiss
Eric Weiss
Seth & Jamie Wellisch
Kenneth Brooks Wells, M.D.
& M. Christina Benson M.D.
Nancy Wilding
Jennifer Wilson
Qris Yamashita
Jonas Yip
Catie Ziller

 

IN-KIND donors OF ART

Cheryl Armon
Nancy Baron
Kristin Bedford
Jeff Bridges
Ellen Cantor
Sandra Chen Weinstein
Richard S. Chow
Stephen Courtney
Marian Crostic
Karen Florek

    Wynn Miller
    Michael Miner
    Michele Morris
    Jack Prichett
    Aline Smithson
    Jasmine Swope
    Jonas Yip
    Mara Zaslove
    David Zentz

    Natalie Marie Franco
    Sarah Hadley
    Larry Hirshowitz
    Jim Hubbard
    Nancy Kaye
    Amanda Keller-Konya
    J.K. Lavin
    Jens Lucking
    Shay McAtee
    Lisa McCord

     

    In-kind donors of products & Services

    Colette Foster Groves
    Groundwork Coffee Co.
    Guayakí Yerba Mate
    Danny's Deli
    Angela Delgado
    Hal's Bar & Grill
    Allie Humenuk
    Pono Kitchen + Bar
    KIND Snacks
    Judy Korin
    Kreation
    Lagunitas Brewing Co.
    Matt Ogens
    Naylor Paint & Wallcovering
    Pitfire Pizza Company

    Cheryl Armon
    AUST
    Aviator Nation
    Lauren Allik
    Daryl Barnett
    James' Beach
    Peter Benedek
    Big Daddy's Pizza
    Canal Club
    CAVA
    Centanni
    Steven Chinn
    Gjelina
    Gorjana
    Greenleaf Chopshop

    Dotan Saguy
    Issa Sharp
    Wendy Slusser
    Superba
    The Tasting Kitchen
    Turning Points Pilates
    Wallflower Restaurant
    Rich Water
    Whole Foods Market
    Winc Wines


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