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The following list represents annual and event support as of March 1, 2020.

* Shooting Stars — Donors of 10 or more consecutive years
~ donations via the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Kansas City
^ donations via the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation



Founders ($50,000+)

Copaken Family Fund *
Deanna & Greg Graves
H&R Block, Inc. *
McDonnell Foundation, Inc.
Jo Ann & William D. Sullivan *
The Sunderland Foundation

 

Producers ($25,000-$49,999)

Anonymous
Barkley (in-kind)
Judy & Joel Cerwick
Ford Motor Company Fund
Francis Family Foundation *
Nancy P. & Robert W. Hatch *
Ellen & Irv Hockaday *
Linda & Topper Johntz *
Kansas City Southern *
Richard J. Stern Foundation for the Arts – Commerce Bank, Trustee *
Carol & John Kornitzer *
R & C Charitable Foundation
Victor E. and Caroline E. Schutte Foundation, David W. Frantze and Bank of America, N.A., Trustees
Sprint *
US Bank *

 

Directors ($10,000-$24,999)

Bank of America
Herb & Bonnie Buchbinder Donor Advisory Fund ~
Burns & McDonnell ^
Stanley J. Bushman Charitable Supporting Foundation, gift of Stanley J. Bushman and Ann Canfield~
Louetta M. Cowden Foundation – Bank of America, Trustee
The DeBruce Foundation
Ann Dickinson *
Arvin Gottlieb Charitable Foundation *
The H&R Block Foundation *
Laura & David Hall *
Hallmark Cards, Inc
Kissick Construction Co. Inc
KPMG, LLP
Frank & Margaret G. McGee Fund
National Endowment for the Arts
Roshann Parris & Jeff Dobbs / Parris Communications Inc
Jessica & Matt Ralston
J. B. Reynolds Foundation *
Marny & John Sherman
The Sosland Foundation *
Bert & Sue Trucksess *
Teresa & Tom Walsh

 

Show-Stoppers ($5,000-$9,999)

ArtsKC – Regional Arts Council *
G. Kenneth & Ann Baum * ^
Sarah & Jon Baum
Terry & Bill Biggins
Anne & Bill Blessing *
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City *
The Breidenthal-Snyder Foundation
Kay & John Callison *
Robert Baker Carlson Trust
Melanie Coleman & Todd Gafney
Commerce Bank *
Compass Minerals International Inc.
Jon & Shelley Copaken
Gary Dickinson Family Charitable Foundation on behalf of Ann Dickinson
ECCO Select
Enterprise Bank & Trust
Ernst & Young LLP
Eventology LLC / Donna Thomason (in-kind)
Evergy
Melanie & Mike Fenske
Brad & Linda Finkle
Dave & Geri Frantze
Scott & Suzy Hall
HOK
Bill Johnson
Steve Joss *
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Linda & Bill Kornitzer *
Mike & Candis Lochmann *
Lockton Companies *
Lon Lane’s Inspired Occasions (in-kind)
R. A. Long Foundation
William J. & Frances Lynn
Bill & Peggy Lyons
Timothy J. Marchesi & John D. Lawrence
McCownGordon Construction Co.
Tim & Mary Pat McQuaid
Marshall Miller ^
Pamela Miller & Michael Cummings
Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund *
Barbara Koval Nelson *
David Nelson & Angela Turpin
Miller Nichols Charitable Foundation *
Jeannette T. Nichols *
Oppenstein Brothers Foundation – Commerce Bank, Trustee *
Parris Communications Inc (in-kind)
Polsinelli
Jami & Fred Pryor
Rodrock Homes, LLC
Brad & Gisele Sprong
Stinson LLP *
Robert & Cindy Thompson
Diana & Tim Toman
UMB Financial Corporation
VanTrust Real Estate, LLC
Sally & Robert West * ^
Julie Wilson & Sara Wasson (in-kind)
Bill & Beth Zollars *

 

Scene-Stealers ($2,500-$4,999)

Anonymous
Dana Abraham & Chuck McCann
Marcia H. Bailey *
Debby & Gary Ballard
Dick & Emily Ballentine *
Bank of Blue Valley
Ivan & Karla Batlle
Bernstein-Rein Advertising
Steve Bernstein
BlueScope *
Harvey S. Bodker *
Cathi & David Brain
Michelle Davidson-Bratcher & Rob Bratcher *
Andy & Pat Brown (in-kind)
Pete B. Browne & Julie Walker-Browne
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP *
Wendy & Grant Burcham
Centric Projects
Jessica & Jason Chanos
Virginia & Charles Clark * ^
Cloud Family Foundation Fund
Country Club Bank
Essie & Pat Davis
DeMarche
Rick & Barbie Dierks *
Robert & Jane Druten
Dr. & Mrs. Joseph Eisenach *
Erik & Bev Elving
Tom & Molly Freeman
Gautreaux Family Fund
Douglas & Ann Ghertner *
Mr. & Mrs. Mark S. Gilman *
Donald J. Hall *
Christopher Hoisington
Joan Horan ^
Mary & Mark Jorgenson
Nancy L. Kain
Andrew & Sheryl Kaplan ~
Kirk Foundation
Robb Krumlauf & Leanne Wiedemann
Rev. Susan Langhauser *
Tracy & David Lockton
Janice & Bill McCollum *
Katie & John McGurk
Mdivani Corporate Immigration Law Firm
C. Stephen Metzler & Brian D. Williams Fund
Denise & Rodney Minet
Ben & Amy Nichols
Dr. & Mrs. Larry Piebenga *
Jeanette & Kevin Prenger
Tony & Michele Reinhart
The Rieger Hotel Grill & Exchange (in-kind)
Anthony & Stephanie Sepich
Myra & Lester Siegel, Jr. * ^
T. J. & Willard Snyder
Tension Envelope Foundation
Lauren E. Tucker McCubbin & Gabe McCubbin
Nancy J. Viets * ^
Susan & Jason Waldron
Richard Wetzel
Suzanne & Jason Williams
Dr. Michael J. & Cindy S. Wurm *
Henry E. Wurst Family Foundation *

 

Scene-Makers ($1,500-$2,499)

Anonymous
Acendas (in-kind)
Stephanie & John Beeder
Missy Bruhn & Brad Korris
Chappelow Events (in-kind)
Copaken Brooks
Tom & Margaret Cummings
Dubliner (in-kind)
Peggy & Terry Dunn
FCI Advisors
Sally Firestone
Sandi & Ed Fried
SuEllen Fried ^
Daniel & Jo Anne Gabbert (in-kind)
Terri Garberg
Grant Thornton LLP
John & Innes Hale
Hartley Family Foundation
Michael Henry & Terry Anderson
Jim & Megan Hise
Hovey Williams LLP
Kansas City Chiefs (in-kind)
Joy & Jerry Kaplan *
Regina & Bill Kort
Melea McRae
Missouri Humanities Council
Leo & Yvette Morton
Jeffrey Reid
Lisa & Charles Schellhorn *
Stan & Linda Shipman
Melynn & Dan Sight
Joe & Susan Sims
Estelle Sosland
Strauss Peyton Studio/SPC Portrait Art (in-kind)
Louis & Frances Swinken Supporting Foundation ~
The University of Kansas Health System (in-kind)
The Welch Family Foundation *
Jim & Joan Wells (in-kind)
Dave & Ellen White (in-kind)

 

Partners ($1,000-$1,499)

Anonymous
William & Kimberly Aliber
Kathryn & Chris Allen
Irv Belzer & Sue McCord-Belzer *
Mary & Tom Bloch ^
Branching Out (in-kind)
Mary Lou & Tom Brous *
Timothy Burkhalter
CommunityAmerica Credit Union
Ron & Joan Conaway
Deloitte
Dunn Family Foundation
Five Vines (in-kind)
Clayton Funk
Jayden & Kendra Garetson
Angela & John Gieras
Tim & Cathy Goodger
Alyssa & Greg Graves, Jr.
The Greensman/Kristopher Dabner (in-kind)
William & Carlene Hall
Deborah Hays
Robert & Beverly Hechler
Shirley & Barnett C. Helzberg, Jr. ^
Chris Hernandez & Paul Monteil
Dr. Patrick Hughes
The Ingram Family Foundation *
Steven Irwin
John & Elaine Jepson *
JMP Services (in-kind)
Jeff & Margaret Jones
Nick & Vivi Kabongo
Mr. & Mrs. William S. Kanter
Drs. John & Ann Kenney *
Judy O. Kirk
Bridgette & Jason Kling
Ken Laudan
Troy Lillebo & Brian Ellison *
Bob & Meg Maffitt
Brandon & Melissa McManamy
Dr. W. Kendall McNabney
Meierotto Jewelers (in-kind)
Sharon & Michael Milens
Daniel Moylan
NSPJ Architects
NextPage (in-kind)
Sara & David O’Connell *
Patrick Ottensmeyer
Gregg & Kenda Ottinger
Tammy Peterman
Bill Powers
Darren Sextro & John Rensenhouse
George & Lisa Shadid *
Sandra & Stanley Vogel
Adelaide C. Ward
Phyllis Washington
Sara E. Welch *
Frank & Helen Wewers ^
George & Beverley Wilson
Sheri & Walt Womack

 

Patrons ($500-$999)

A. Bommarito Wines
Anonymous
Aileen V. & Redman Callaway Fund *
American Royal Association (in-kind)
Jonathan Bender (in-kind)
Robert H. & Kathleen M. Bender *
Nathan Benjamin
Merilyn & Loren Berenbom
Joan & Bert Berkley Blue Heron Foundation ^
Betty Rae’s Ice Cream (in-kind)
Bob & Karen Brush *
Carlisle (in-kind)
Micky & Nicole Clifford
Martha Comment
Larry E. & Mary E. Cook
Bill & Rebecca Crain *
Teal & Marty Dakan
Dental Care Center (in-kind)
DePriest Family Foundation, Inc.
Steve & Cathy Doyal
Dr.K Wellness (in-kind)
Kathy & Bruce Durkee *
Falcon Wealth Advisors (in-kind)
Rocco & Karen Florio
Bill & Mary Alice Galligan
Gill Studios, Inc. (in-kind)
Stephanie & Ken Hanaway
Rosalie Henry *
Bill & Irma Lou Hirsch * ^
Christine Hoisington
Marc & Nina Hollabaugh
James & Bethany Hoppenthaler
Mrs. Brita Horowitz
Blair & Lyn Hosford *
Coleen & Chris Hotop
Jennifer & Jason Ingraham
InterContinental Chicago (in-kind)
Nathan & Megan Jackson
Kansas City Chamber of Orchestra (in-kind)
Randy Keith (in-kind)
John Kmetz
Nancy & Herb Kohn
Ed & Sara Kurtz
Duane & Pam Lee *
Lisa Valenti Lefkovitz
Debra & John Mahoney
P. Alan McDermott *
Alan & Judy Michelson
William Sr. & Melanie Miller
Monarch Glass (in-kind)
Amy Munce
Tom Nagel & David Wiley
Scott & Robin Page
Jeff & Angela Place
PNC Bank
Joe & Lainey Puglisi
Connie & David Ross *
Marilyn & Robert Rymer
Raheema Sampson
Mark & Janice Schonwetter
James & Kathy Sear *
Jill & David Shapiro
Angela & Chris Smart
Douglas & Elsie Smith *
Southwest Airlines (in-kind)
Jake & Marianne Stueve
Mark Thornhill & Maria Donigan
TLC Marketing Consultants
Bill & Nancy Topper
Rev. Paul Turner
Deb & Paul Turpin
Keith & Sharon Vickers
Mr. & Mrs. John J. Waldron, III
Diane & Roy Whitley
Christine Yannitelli & Dennis Manske
Herbert & Lisa Young *

 

Supporters ($250-$499)

21c Museum Hotel (in-kind)
Anonymous
The students & teachers at the Actor Training Studio
Ellen & John Aisenbrey *
Mollie Alexander & Frank Hogan
Steve & Jeri Allison
Sara Archer
Barbour Wines (in-kind)
Sarah & James Barrows
Erik & Jen Becker
Sherrie & Thomas Bell
Scott & Jan Berghaus
Tracy Bornman
Dan & Jobeth Bradbury
Mary B. Brink
Charles & Deb Brook
Dan Brown
Verick Burchfield
Dustin Burleson
Robert Butcher & Madelyn Rudd
Lydia Butler & Art Kent
Arden & Mary Ann Carr *
Vonda Consani & Lisa Bailey
Sarah & Clayton Cook
Lisa & James Costello
Kit & Jay Culver *
Doug & Terri Curran
Edmund P. & Donna J. Cytacki *
Don & Pat Dagenais
Dart Blast (in-kind)
Virginia’s Tax Service / Virginia De La Torre
Connie & Fred De Sieghardt *
Amelia & Chris Devolder
Brad Douglas
David Douglass
Jean Kygar Eblen *
Janet & Tom Elfter
Ellie Grace Photography (in-kind)
Ellen Feldhausen
Douglas & Caryn Firebaugh *
Shane Foster (in-kind)
Dr. James & Christine Morgan Glenski
Chris Glissman
Jennifer Glover
Keith Goering & Mary Ann Dvorcheck *
Golden & Pine: Handcrafted Home (in-kind)
Ronald & Susan Goldsmith Philanthropic Fund * ~
Carol & Marvin Goldstein *
Dr. & Mrs. Charles Gorodetzky
Edith I. Grafing & Dr. Keith G. Grafing *
Doreen & Norman Greczyn
Ray Grieshaber
Richard Gutknecht *
Allen & Gail Gutovitz Charitable Fund ~ *
Dennis & Donna Haines
Desarae Harrah
Harriman-Jewell Series (in-kind)
Joan L. Hartung
Kristin Hatch & Delaina Miller
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival (in-kind)
George Helmkamp
Kim & Ted Higgins * ^
Donald & Janine Hogan
Aubrey Holden
Mary & Edwin Hood
Susie & Jim Horner
Marion & Camilla Huet-Derrossett
William Hunker
Sylvester & Licia Clifton-James
Douglas Jansson
Dottie Jensen
Gary Neal Johnson
Kansas City Ballet (in-kind)
Kansas City Zoo (in-kind)
Susie & Brian Kaufman
Brad & Jane Kleindl
Dale & Gwenn Klose
Greg & Kristin Kratofil
Local Pig (in-kind)
Sue Lock
Elaine & Benjamin Mann *
Jeff & Maureen McAnarney
Robert & Patty McCall
Gerald & Jean McNamara *
Julie & William J. Miller
Thomas & Nancy Mills
Mark & Janette Morgan
Jyoti & Jhulan Mukharji (in-kind)
Doris Negaard
Robert M. Noll, Jr.
Gary & Dawnn O’Bannon
Mark & Lynne O’Connell
Stephanie & Jon Parker
Alison & Bill Patterson
Allyson & Eric Perry
Carolyn Phelps
George & Wendy Powell * ^
Maggie Presson
James & Rebecca Pruett
Rick Ratliff
Douglas Reitz
Sean Richardson
Justin Richter
Charles & Cristine Roberts *
Jennifer & Steve Roth
Paula & Jack Rowe
Ryan’s Window Cleaning (in-kind)
Mr. & Mrs. C.W. Salanski
Sally Morrow Photography (in-kind)
Santa Fe Opera (in-kind)
Anton & Barbara Schaefer
Shatto Milk Co (in-kind)
Joshua & Pam Shelton
The Sheppard Family
Cyprienne Simchowitz & Jerry White
Lewis R Snyder
Igor Sorkin
Ron & Sarah Spencer
Susan Stanton
Paul & Tricia Stephens
Eugene M. Strauss * / Barney Goodman Donor Advised Fund ~
Stuff (in-kind)
Tom Styrkowicz/53Tom (in-kind)
Tallulahbelle’s (in-kind)
Tara Kesner Art (in-kind)
Sean Tevis
Ann Trask
Upper Crust (in-kind)
Dennis Vaverka
Heath Wessling
David & Peggy West *
Anne & Keith Wiedenkeller
Michele & John Wilinski *
Teddi Wolff
Linda Zappulla
Tasha & Julian Zugazagoitia

 

Friends ($100-$249)

Anonymous (2)
Judy & Charles Adams
Lisa & Scott Adams
Advanced Financial Solutions (in-kind)
Ute Ahrens
Alamo Drafthouse (in-kind)
George Allaire
Shirley Allenbrand
Amigoni Urban Winery (in-kind)
Marilyn & Chris Anderson
David & Mary Anderson
Kathy Anderson
Valerie & Mark Andruss
Lucinda Armacost
Barbara & Richard Atlas *
Linda & Erik Avery
Lynn Badaracco & Dwight Quiring
Bob & Bridget Bagby
Edward & Linda Balzano
Bar K Dog Bar (in-kind)
Ms. Deborah Barker
Mr. Cris Barnes
Amy Bartak
Renee & Mark Bernhardt
Barbara Bernstein
Helen A. Betts
Ken & Jill Biesma
Candy & Marty Birch
Charles & Shiloh Bise
Linda & Bruce Blazek
Roger Blessing
Hair by Mandy (in-kind)
David & Priscilla Bodde
Tom & Jody Boeding
Marcene Borthwick & Richard Fawcett
Jana Boschert *
John & Marge Bott
Stephen & Andrea Bough
Ruth & John Bourdo *
Sharon & David Bowen
Robert Boydston
Ms. Katherine Breen
Teresa Brent
Linda & Gus Breytspraak
Stephany & Jeffrey Brick
Justin & Mindy Bridges
Judith Brougham
Cherie & David Brown
Mr. & Mrs. Tom Brown
Bruhn Marketing Resources (in-kind)
Cindie Buchanan
Patricia Burkhead
Stephen Butland
The Capital Grille (in-kind)
Edward Carhart
Brandon Carlson
Jerry & Meghan Carpenter
Peggy Chappell
Claire Chase
Jim Chestnut
Chicken N Pickle (in-kind)
Connie Clark & Terrie Kale
Mary Lynn & Gerald Clark
The Classic Cookie & Cafe (in-kind)
Robert & Cheryl Collins
Congregation Kol Ami
Jeff & Kim Cook
Robert Cook
Keith & Amy Copaken
Elisa Corbett
Corvino (in-kind)
Coterie Theatre (in-kind)
Jeff & Rea Czernicki
Decors by Dyann (in-kind)
Del Dotto Family Wineries (in-kind)
Nicholas Delorme
Mike & Elizabeth Disilvestro
Kara & Andrew Doak
Chris & Rachel Dold
Robert Dona & Sharon Johnson
David & Kathryn Doyle
Family of Eric & Katie Dufur
Dr. Kirk & Carolyn Duncan
Gerard Dunham
Dwight & Teri Elliott
Steven Emke
Charles & Joni Etherington
Sonya Evans
Douglas & Chris Fain
Farina (in-kind)
Sandy & Fred Farr *
Hannah Fenley
Marilyn Ferguson
Jill Ferrel
Mr. & Mrs. James Fitzpatrick
Mick & Denise Fletcher
Robert & Mary Florance
Bradley & Mary Footh
Michael Fortin
Beth Forwalder
Dr. Alan & Cathy Foster
Mark & Sandi Fowler *
Jeannine & Mart Fox
Tresia & John Franklin
Pam & Dr. Fred Geer *
John George
Al Geritz & Dick Leeson
Martha Gershun & Donald Goldman
Shannon Giles
Karen R. Glickstein & Donald J. Swartz
Kathy Goggin & Delwyn Catley
Stanley L. & Geraldine Goldberg Family Fund * ~
Goodman Theatre (in-kind)
Anonymous
Amanda Gray
Mark Gregory
Don Grodecki
Ken Groth (in-kind)
Anita Toby Grow
Michael & Lisa Hagedorn
Mary Haines
John & Bernice Hamra Foundation
Sandra & Gerald Handley
William & Paula Hankins
Mary E. Harper
Leslie Harris
Alice & Mel Hawk
Richard & Julie Hellman *
Patricia Hemauer
Sharon Hennig
Joe & Cathy Hiersteiner
Jennifer Higginbotham
Paget & Tom Higgins
Highway 3 (in-kind)
Sharon & Reed Hoffmann
Mr. Brad & Dr. Amy Hogan
Bruce & Cindy Hogle
Bonnie J. Buchele & Bruce R. Hopkins
Dick & Rose Marie Huber
Leslie & Mark Huffhines *
William & Bethany Humphrey
Integrity Gymnastics (in-kind)
Joan & Steve Israelite
Preeti Iyer (in-kind)
David & Staci Jackson
C C & Steven Jacques
Alicia & William Jennings
Arlen & Patricia Johnson
Brad & Ann Johnson
Ellen Johnson
Karen Johnson & Angus Stoddart
Nancy B. Johnson
Susan Johnson
Joyce Jonasson
Chris & Carol Jones
Kelly & James Kaplan
Dr. & Mrs. Kurt Kavanaugh ~
Carissa & William Keen
KEL Riding (in-kind)
Michelle Keller
John & Cynthia Kelley
Kendra Scott (in-kind)
Mary Kerr
Lesley Ketzel
Susan King-Kostelac & Martin Kostelac
Jay & Ann Kinnamon
David & Lisa Klose
Marli Klumb
Barbara Kolom
Dr. Jan-Marie & Mr. Brad Kroh
John & Patricia Kurtz
La Bodega (in-kind)
John Robert Lane
Duane Lankard
Jane F. Leifer
Karen & Tom Leising
Carrie & Patrick Lenahan
Lisa A Leonard
Elizabeth R. Lesan & Katsuyoshi Nishimoto
Muriel O. Levinson *
Drs. Herbert & Carol Lindsley *
Beth & Gregg Lombardi
Felicia & Venne Londre
Marilyn & Bruce Lowrey
Greg & Tiffany Lynch
Lyric Opera of Kansas City (in-kind)
Victor MacHart
Sue & Dev Malik
Kathryn Maness
Barbara Hall Marshall *
Russell Marshall
Rebecca Martin
Mr. & Mrs. Charles Maxwell *
Robert & Heather Maynard
Christine McAtee
Taylor McCann
Kenneth & Elizabeth McClain
Linda McCurry
Carolyn McDill
Mary Linda McDonnell *
Sandra McLarney
Katherine Menefee
Mr. & Mrs. Bob Merrigan
Julia & Dennis Meyer
Sally Milgram & Saul Honigberg
Helen & Joel Miller
Mojo Cycling Studio (in-kind)
Mary Dian & Warren Molton
Judy Moore
John Kinsey & Marti Moore
Susan L. Morey
Mr. & Mrs. Todd Morgan
Heather & Tom Morrow
Jim & Ann Mueller
Charles Mullican
Steven Murphy
Musical Theatre Heritage (in-kind)
Dee & Dave Newbery
Ronald Newton
M. Nonbello & R. D. Perez
Mr. & Mrs. William V. North
Robin & James O’Hara
Jane & Charles Olsen
Danny & Carla O’Neill
Bonita & Thomas Oothoudt
Joe Ott
Owen Cox Dance Group (in-kind)
Papa Kenos (in-kind)
Parkway Social Kitchen (in-kind)
Sonia Pasley
Mr. & Mrs. Dahya K. Patel
Deanna K. Patton *
Bonnie & Douglas Pearson
John Pearson
Cary & Kevin Pereira
Wanda Perkins
Candice Petersonmoon
Scott Philipp
Mark Potts
Janet & Harold Price
Gary Purdom
Quality Hill Playhouse (in-kind)
Daniel & Angela Rabin
Mr. & Mrs. Scott Rankin
The Raphael Hotel (in-kind)
Mary Ray
Dr. Carl B. Reed & Melody A. Miller
Kevin Regan & Cathy Francis
John & Rita Reilly
Residence Inn by Marriott (in-kind)
Anne & Charles Rhoades
Scott & Cindy Richey
Jon Ridder
Evie & Bill Riek
Janet Riley
Edward & Susan Robb
Leon & Ann Robertson
Judy & Ronald Robinette
Alfred Rockers
Steve & Janice Roeder
Lindsey Allison Rood-Clifford
Sandra & Jay Rozen, M.D.
Hilah Rozier
Minka Rudman
Gina Salazar
Jessica & Donald Salsbury
Sav Art (in-kind)
Jana & Scott Payton
Barbara Schepers & Garry Hanna
Anja Schlagel
Roger & Carol Schlotzhauer
Jack & Errett Schmid
Irene & Jerry Schmitt
Peggy Schmitt
Tom & Sheri Schrader
Mark Schreck
Robert Schremmer & Allan Somera
Valerie Schroer
Matthew Schulte
Janet W. Sears
Richard & Penny Senften
Drs. Vidya & Jan Sharma
Joel Short
William & Vicki Siebs
Yosef Silver
Sloane Simmons & Harl Van Deursen
Sam Slee
Thomas & Mitzi Slover
Kathy Smith
Rebecca & Phillip Smith
Vicki & Thomas Smith
Larry & Jean Snider
Charles & Paige Snyder
Craig Sole Designs (in-kind)
Dan & Kelly Somberg
Karlie Speicher *
Charles Spencer
Ken Spengel
Candy & Dave Sprick
Robert & Anne St. Peter
Sarah Stapp
Joy Stevenson
Linda Stinnet
Tom Strumillo
Mark Stuecheli
Carolyn & Thomas Summers *
Ann & William Sunderland
Steven Swartz
Bill & Chris Taft
The Acupuncture Center (in-kind)
Kurtis Thiel
Sharon Thompson
Terence & Gretchen Thum
Tom’s Town (in-kind)
George & Lois Tormohlen
Linda S. Trout
Patricia & John Turner
Ultrapom (in-kind)
Sandy Valline
Cliff & Leslie Van Blarcom *
Leeann & Mark Van Dyne
Linda Vande Garde
Barbara McMahon & Dennis Varble
Michael & Mary Varner
Walt & Barbara Vernon
David & Mimi Voysey
Patricia Wahlstedt *
Wayne & Debora Wainwright
Laura Watts
Mary Ann & Arthur Wegener
Dr. Audrey V. Wegst
Charles & Linda Wells
Melissa & Cyril Welter
Molly & Steve Wendland
Steven & Rhonda Wheeler *
The Jim & Susan Whitney Family
Nancy Whitworth
Mary Wiggins
Don & Jan Wilcoxon
Leonard & Gail Williams
Bob & Kakie Williams
Mr. Stephen & Martha Williamson
Jon & Sarah Willis
Cora Wilson
Geraldine Wilson
Greg Wilson
Robert Wolf
Michael Wright & Christa Cavanaugh *

 

Gifts in Honor & Memory

In Honor of Martin Buchanan by Dr. Felicia Londre
In Memory of Charles H. Clay from Karlie Speicher
In Honor of Shelley & Jon Copaken for chairing this year’s gala from Erik & Jen Becker
In Honor of Nancy Hatch from Jack & Kim Waldron
In Honor of Dorothea & Nathan Jagoda
In Honor of the KCRep Development & IT teams from Mollie Alexander Hogan
In Honor of Carrie Lenahan from Evie & Bill Riek

 

Matching Gift Companies

Andrews McMeel Universal
BlueScope
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Concord Theatricals
Evergy
H&R Block, Inc.
Pfizer

 

Endowment Donors

Anonymous
American Century Investments Foundation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Mrs. W. Coleman Branton
Kenneth Martin Burdette
Ray & Anne Coveney
Fred V. Dellett, Jr.
Joann Edwards
Marjorie & Glenn Elliott
Dr. James & Christine Morgan Glenski
Donald J. Hall
Edward H. Hall
Hallmark Cards, Inc
Hallmark Corporate Foundation
Neil & Lona Harris
Anita & Jeffrey Hermach
Kevin & Paula Kelly in memory of Mary C. Kelly
Mary C. Kelly
William T. Kemper Fund for Classic Theatre
Kathy Richey Liddle
Mary Merryman
Metropolitan Performing Arts Fund
Miller Nichols Charitable Foundation
Celebrating our Heritage Fund – Miller & Jeannette Nichols
Oppenstein Brothers Foundation – Commerce Bank, Trustee
Patricia Crowe Morgan Fund
Peter & Cappy Powell
The Rockhill Tennis Club
Sanford Salz
Douglas D. Sater
Morton & Estelle Sosland
Robert Terrill
Sally & Bob West

Planned Giving Society

Anonymous (2)
Dr. & Mrs. Keith W. Ashcraft
William W. Baker Trust
Anne & Bill Blessing
Mrs. W. Coleman Branton
Mary Lou & Tom Brous
Cindie Buchanan
Richard R. Cawthorn
Ann Dickinson
Estate of Joseph F. Finch
Pam & Dr. Fred Geer
Courtney Goddard
Nancy P. & Robert W. Hatch
Ellen & Irv Hockaday
Linda & Topper Johntz
Helen Louise Kassebaum Trust
Dr. & Mrs. J. Gordon Kingsley
Lothar P. Krause
Rev. Susan Langhauser
Dr. Mary Jo Rahatz
George & Lisa Shadid
Dr. Nathan & Ruth G. Shechter
Brad Voelker
Hal vonBohnhoff
Betty Widmier

 

Spencer Theatre Renovation

Trailblazers $1,000,000+

Hall Family Foundation

Benefactors $250,000 – $999,999

David Beals Charitable Trust, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Donald J. Hall
Laura & David Hall
William T. Kemper Foundation – Commerce Bank, Trustee

Sustainers $100,000 – $249,999

DeBruce Foundation
Gary Dickinson Family Charitable Foundation
Ellen & Irv Hockaday
Linda & Topper Johntz
Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation
Marion & Henry Bloch Family Foundation
Miller Nichols Charitable Foundation
Richard J. Stern Foundation for the Arts – Commerce Bank, Trustee *
The Sosland Foundation
Stinson Leonard Street LLP (in-kind)
The Sunderland Foundation
Victor E. & Caroline E. Schutte Foundation Trust E, David W. Frantze and Bank of America, N.A., Trustees

Aficionados $50,000 – $99,999

Nancy P. & Robert W. Hatch
Bert & Sue Trucksess

Champions $25,000 – $49,999

G. Kenneth & Ann Baum
Barkley (in-kind)
Centric Projects
Dimensional Innovations (in-kind)
Jill & Donald J. Hall, Jr.
Margi & Keith Pence
Stanley H. Durwood Foundation
Sally & Robert West

Sponsors $10,000 – $24,999

Harvey S. Bodker
Kay & John Callison
Kevin Dunn
Laura Smith Muir & R. Andrew Muir
Vera B. Olson & James C. Olson
Dr. Linda H. Talbott

Supporters $5,000 – $9,999

Irv Belzer & Sue McCord-Belzer
Curt Crespino
Bob Firnhaber
Kathleen & Loye Henrikson in memory of Evelyn M. Little
Jennifer & Jason Ingraham
William C. & Barbara Nelson
Jami & Fred Pryor
George & Lisa Shadid
Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.

Fans $1,500 – $4,999

Mollie M. Alexander
Dick & Emily Ballentine
BlueScope Foundation
Mary Lou & Tom Brous
Courtney Goddard
Michael Henry & Terry Anderson
Carrie & Patrick Lenahan
Mike & Ruth Power
Frank & Helen Wewers

Friends $1 – $1,499

Marcia H. Bailey
Carol & Tom Banks
Diane & John Berkshire
Mark & Renee Bernhardt
Jarrett Bertoncin
Dick & Mary Loy Brown in memory of Dr. Patricia McIlrath
Robert F. & Karen D. Brush
Ruth Cain
Peggy & Stan Chappell
James Coleman
Sally Firestone in memory of C. Steven Metzler
Carolyn & David Fulk
Angela & John Gieras
Elizabeth Irwin Gordon
Rosalie Henry
Dr. & Mrs. Glenn R. Hodges
Ray Huffman
Nancy L. Kain
Deedee King
Marli Klumb
Bruce Lecure
Elizabeth Lesan
Patti McGill
Amy & John Owen
Dr. Deloras Pemberton
Connie & David Ross
Lisa & Charles Schellhorn
T. J. & Willard Snyder
Jonathan Terry
Nicholas Toren
Marcia Witt

 

Creative Future Fund

$100,000+

Marion & Henry Bloch Family Foundation
Copaken Family Fund
Graves Family Foundation
Hall Family Foundation
Laura & David Hall
The Hearst Foundation, Inc.
Ellen & Irv Hockaday
Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation
R. C. Kemper Charitable Trust, UMB Bank, n.a., Trustee
McDonnell Foundation, Inc.
Jo Ann & William D. Sullivan

$50,000-$99,999

Bebe & Crosby Kemper Foundation, UMB Bank, N.A., Trustee

$25,000-$49,999

Nancy P. & Robert W. Hatch
Mary & Mark Jorgenson
William T. Kemper Charitable Trust, UMB Bank, N.A., Trustee
Carol & John Kornitzer
Linda & Bill Kornitzer
Miller Nichols Charitable Foundation
Victor E. and Caroline E. Schutte Foundation, David W. Frantze and Bank of America, N.A., Trustees

$10,000-$24,999

Debby & Gary Ballard
Barkley
June Beaver
Bernstein-Rein Advertising
Anne & Bill Blessing
Marion & Henry Bloch Family Foundation
Stanley J. Bushman Charitable Supporting Foundation, gift of Stanley J. Bushman and Ann Canfield~
Judy & Joel Cerwick
Louetta M. Cowden Foundation – Bank of America, Trustee
Erik & Bev Elving
Carol & Fred Logan
William J. & Frances Lynn
Marshall V. Miller
Jessica & Matt Ralston
Marny & John Sherman
Bert & Sue Trucksess
Sally & Robert West

$5,000-$9,999

Harvey S. Bodker
The Breidenthal-Snyder Foundation
Richard & Jane Bruening
Francis Family Foundation
Angela & John Gieras
Linda & Topper Johntz
Andrew & Sheryl Kaplan
Robb Krumlauf & Leanne Wiedemann
Mike & Candis Lochmann
Pamela Miller & Michael Cummings
Jane & Charles Olsen
Dr. & Mrs. Larry Piebenga
Polsinelli
Eric Rosen & Claybourne Elder
Myra & Lester Siegel, Jr.
Lauren E. Tucker McCubbin & Gabe McCubbin
Richard Wetzel

$2,500-$4,999

Irv Belzer & Sue McCord-Belzer
Dave & Geri Frantze
Herman Family Foundation Fund ^
Joan Horan
Steve Joss
Drs. John & Ann Kenney
Rev. Susan Langhauser
Bill & Peggy Lyons
Timothy J. Marchesi & John D. Lawrence
John R. Phillips
Jeanette & Kevin Prenger
Linda Robins in memory of Betty Taliaferro
Diana & Tim Toman
Dr. Michael J. & Cindy S. Wurm

$1-$2,499

Joseph Archias
Linda & Erik Avery
Edward & Linda Balzano
Lee & Claudia Barewin
Paula Bastemeyer
Sherrie & Thomas Bell
Dennis & Laura Bergeson
Candy & Marty Birch
Linda & Bruce Blazek
Larry & Kathryn Bloomer
Cornelius Boersma III
Charles & Deb Brook
Robert F. & Karen D. Brush
Kevin Case
Toni & Daniel Cline
Melanie Coleman & Todd Gafney
Patrick & Thaylia Smith Conway
Andrew Cooper
Barbara Cordts
Edmund P. & Donna J. Cytacki
Ronald Daigle
Jim & Jennifer DeGood
Jeffrey P. & Melanie DeWitt
Dennis Doyle
Jean Kygar Eblen
Elizabeth Elder
Kimberly England & Rob Freeland
Ellen Feldhausen
Merrie Ferguson
Bernie Fromm
Kim Gerson
Steven Goodman
Leroy Hahn
Donald J. Hall
Joan Hax
Shirley & Barnett C. Helzberg, Jr.
Lisa Hickok
Mary & Edwin Hood
Bonnie J. Buchele & Bruce R. Hopkins
Andrew & Rebecca Hundley
C. C. Jacques
Lindsey & Joe Jurden
Mr. & Mrs. William S. Kanter
Ward & Donna Katz
Jay & Ann Kinnamon
Randall Klein
Brad & Jane Kleindl
Daniel D. & A. Lorraine Korinek
Regina & Bill Kort
Rachel Krantz
Ed & Sara Kurtz
Julie & Richard Lane
Amy & Gary Lebo in memory of Lee Jane Altshuler
Mark A. & Ranae L. Lichtwardt
Lynn & Ginny McCanse
Sandra McLarney
Michael G. & Noelle L. McNutt
Christine & Garrett Meier
Julia & Dennis Meyer
Alan & Judy Michelson
Susan L. Morey
Julie & Mark Morris
Lynn & Mark Muder
Judy & Carl Mulins
Carly & Danny O’Neill
Margaret Perez
Kathryn Peters
Marsha Pipes
Janet & Harold Price
Ms. Rebecca Pruett
Victor Raider-Wexler
Bruce & Linda Roberson
Patricia Louise Roberts
Richard & Linda Rostenberg
Paula & Jack Rowe
Marilyn & Robert Rymer
Mr. & Mrs. C.W. Salanski
Raymond J. Schieferecke
Jack & Errett Schmid
Drs. Vidya & Jan Sharma
Gail E. Shaw
Justin P. & Saranyupa Sherman
Kathy Smith
Ron & Sarah Spencer
Laura Spencer-Morris & Frank Morris
Brad & Gisele Sprong
Tom Strumillo
Dr. Marty Thomas
Linda S. Trout
Dr. Audrey V. Wegst
Michelle & Brian Weith
Diane & Roy Whitley
Vivian Wilkerson
Richard & Gay Williams
Janet Zwillenberg