Our Supporters

The National Guild expresses its sincere appreciation to all those who supported our programs and operations in 2017. Our continued success and the strength of the community arts education movement reflect their kind patronage. Following is a list of contributions received during 2017*:

$250,000 and above


Emilie and Michael Corey

$100,000 and above

Aroha Philanthropies

National Endowment for the Arts


Kathy Davis Studios & American Greetings           

Popplestone Foundation



American Express Foundation

Cleveland Foundation

William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Moca Foundation

Music Man Foundation

Robyn A. Newhouse

Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

Wallace Foundation



The Barthelmes Foundation

Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation         

Terry Hueneke

The Negaunee Foundation

New York State Council on the Arts

Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation              

Martha Rochelle

Katie Smythe


Duffie Adelson

Walter & Elise Haas Fund

Clarence E. Heller Foundation

Hyde and Watson Foundation

Marshall Family Foundation

Gayle Morgan   

Carol F. Ross

Barrie Trimingham


Kyle Carpenter

David Corry

Jonathan Herman

The James Huntington Foundation

Howard S. and Mary Bryde Kelberg

Lee Koonce

Betty G. Lall

Kirsten Morgan

Lowell and Sonja Noteboom

Myran Parker-Brass

G. David Peters

Harrison Steans and Lois Steans

Davin Torre


Leonard Conway

Helen Eaton

Daniel Herman

Jon Hinojosa

Lydia Kontos

Patrick Pierre

Katherine T. Schumacher

Daniel Windham



Burton Alter

Eric Bachrach

Ronald L. Banyay

Cathy O. Blight

Rhonda M. Buckley

Linda Burt

Karen Deschere

Rosalind Devon

Sidney and Sondra Epstein

Barbara Field

Marylou C. Francis

Robert E. Gilson

Kimberly L. Hyatt

Thora Jacobson

Rebecca J. Liebman

Andre Middleton

Cynthia A. Miller

Nancy Morgan

Nancy Ng

Cornelia G. Nichols

Susan D. Oldfield

Edward Oppenheimer

Ellard Pfaelzer

Margaret Quackenbush

Paul Rowley

Raymond Rusnak

Laurie Russell

G. Kwame Scruggs

Chris Shipley

Leslie A. Thomas

Jeffry Walker

Kenneth D. and Lisa Vogel West

Lawrence Zukov

Up to $99


Nicole Amri

Linda Blazier

Janet Harrison

IBM International Foundation

Liana Joubert

Bronte Kastenberg

Dorothy Kim Lee

Douglas A. Lindborg

Azim and Lolita Mayadas

Cecilia Mendez

Lorna Jane Norris

Ross Reilly

Stuart Schulman

Ellsworth G. Stanton, III

Kathleen Suss

Hannah L. Zola

Sponsors and In-Kind Donors

Americans for the Arts


The Curran Theater

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Massachusetts Cultural Council


My Music Staff

The Royal Conservatory of Music

San Francisco Arts Commission


Sphinx Organization




*Current as of August 1, 2018. We regret any omissions or errors. Please contact us for any neeeded corrections.