SUPPORTERS

Thank you!

On behalf of Kala’s Board, staff, and artists, we thank our creative and dedicated community of supporters. Thanks for helping Kala thrive. This list represents individual and institutional giving from October 1, 2015 – present, including annual fund, general operating, program support, membership, and event sponsorship. Thank you also to the generous artists, framers, media sponsors, restaurants, wineries, and other individuals and local businesses for providing in-kind donations for our auction and throughout the year. You all make Kala possible!

$100,000+
The City of Berkeley
The James Irvine Foundation

$75,000+
California Arts Council
National Endowment for the Arts

$50,000+
Mercy and Roger Smullen Fund/Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation

$20,000+
Archer Patterson Family Foundation
Bayer USA Foundation
The Sato Foundation
Sharon Simpson
Walter & Elise Haas Fund / Creative Work Fund
Wareham Development / Nancy & Rich Robbins

$15,000+
The Bernard Osher Foundation
UC Berkeley Chancellors Community Partnership Fund

$10,000 +
Walter & Elise Haas Fund
Bruce Helmberger & Barbara Kuecker
Cal Humanities: Community Stories Grant
Crescent Porter Hale Foundation
The Nichols Foundation
The Bernard E. and Alba Witkin Charitable Foundation

$5,000+
Austin Kahle Foundation
Sue Kubly
In Dulci Jubilo
Prudence & David Lake
Mechanics Bank
Meyer Sound / Perrin Meyer
Richard Nagler & Sheila Sosnow
Nicholson Family Foundation
Steven Pickle & Sissel Waage / Salesforce Foundation
Sustainable Arts Foundation
Zellerbach Family Foundation / William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

$2,500+
Alice Beasley
Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Endowment Fund
Clif Bar Family Foundation
Julia Marshall / The Newell Fund
Kava Massih Architects
Oliver & Company
Louise & Davis Riemer/DHR Investment Counsel Ltd.
Sylvia Solochek Walters

$1,500+
Art 4 Moore Fund of Tides Foundation
Jim Melchert
Janet Mohle-Boetani
Steven Soos
Lisa & James Taylor

$1,000+
Vicki Bundy & Eric Tossavainen / Boeing Company
Larry Chaset & Gretchen Dumas
Center for Cultural Innovation Creative Capacity Fund
John & Barbara Erickson
Tom Foster/Skidmore-Foster Coal Consulting
David & Jennifer Harding
Identigral, Inc. / Deborah Volk & Alex Petrushko
IFPDA (International Fine Print Dealers Association)
Rosie Jue
Marcelline Krafchick, PhD
Ellen Lake & Chris Green
Lisa Lerner & Kenneth Schmier
Donna Westerman & Charles Harris
Whole Foods Market / Nickles for Non-profits

$500+
Barbara Anderson
Irene Poon Anderson
Ravi & Anu Arora
Scott Atthowe & Patricia Thomas
Brookes Byrd
Kate Eilertsen
Fred Fassett & Renee Lorda / Minuteman Press
Archana Horsting & Greg Harper
Sandra & Charles Hobson / Hobson Family Foundation
Joanne Kamiya
Naomie & Charles Kremer
Carol Ladewig
Elizabeth Lake & Daniel Francis
Harriet Lake
Richard & Myriam Misrach in honor of Nora Pauwels and John DeMerritt
Josh Oliver & Azar Zavvar
Ladene Otsuki
Martin Paley
John Roberts
Byron & Elizabeth Ryono
Peter Selz
Amrita Singhal
Jane and Richard Springwater/The Klion Sprinwater Coven Family Foundation, Inc.
Molly West

$250-$499
Elizabeth Addison
Gale Antokal
Buchberg Kaywin Charitable Fund
Donna Brookman & Bob Knight
Louisa Burga
Jennifer Easton
East Bay Gives/East Bay Community Foundation
Stephanie Engle
Ewa Gavrielov
David & Pamela Hornik
Walter Horsting
Manijeh Jasari
Sharon Jue, Sharon Jue in honor of Ian Allen and Dave
Mark Jungerman
Jeff Kelley & Hung Liu
Ruth Majdrakoff
Stephanie McAllister & Roger Jungerman
Patrick & Madeline McMenanim
Julie McRay
Carlton Morgan
Cliffton & Liz Moser
Eben Ostby & Susan Brady
Trina Ostrander & Isaiah Roter
Paulson Bott Press
Michael Pytaok
Francesca Saveri
Ann Smulka
David Snippen
Bettina Stiewe
Janet Tam
Susan York

 

Friends of Kala/Other Supporters, up to $250
Denny Abrams
Ackerman’s Servicing Volvos / Joe Slusky
Naomi Ackers
Amazon Smile
Mari Andrews
Jenny Balisle
Julia Ball
Trudy Barnes
Michael Bartalos
Alec & Sherry Bash
Bob Bechtle & Whitney Chadwick
Lynn Beldner & Steve Briscoe
Alex Benedict
Carol Benioff
Kim Bennett & Marcus R. Wohlsen
Peter Berkenkotter
Lillian Bloom
Stephen & Janice Blumenkrantz
Jeanette Bokhour
James Bonacci
Tra Bouscaren
Mariet Braakman
Hazel Bright
Thomas Brisebras
Janine Brown
Kathan Brown
Paper Buck
Michael Burton-Tillson
M.D.& Jerome Buttrick
Roland C Petersen (TTEE)
Kati & John Casida
Chandra Cerrito
Cindy Gieng
Jean Marie Circiello
Kathryn Clark
Terri Cohn
Hagit Cohen
Helene Cote
Alice Cronin
Mel Day
Janet Delaney
John Difonzo & Ruth Eckland
Robin Dintiman
Jaleh Doane
F Stephen Dobson & Julia Kjelgaard
Scott Donahue
Holly Downing
Fredrica Drotos
Jamila Dunn
Alla Efimova
Laurence Elias
Corey Escoto
Olga Evanusa
Margaret & Jack Fahnestock
Don & Era Farnsworth
Benjamin Fisch
William Flynn
Barbara Foster
Steven Friedland
Toni Garrett
Edward & Katherine Garvey
Michael Gast
Nancy Genn
Sheila Ghidini
Maggie Gibbons
Yana Goldfine
Larry Goldman & Paci Hammond
Diana Goldstein
Michael Green
Jane Gregorius
Sue Heinemann
Carol Henderson
Maj Britt Hilstrom
Ann Holsberry
Carrie Hott
Jesse Houlding
Claudia Huguenin-Le Lay
Nancy Ives
Mahya Jaberiansari
Judith Jacobs
Shiva Jafarzadeh
Maria & Kevan Jenson
Susie Jue
Becca Kahn Bloch
Rabah Kamal
Jane Kamine in honor of Nancy Lim
Wioleta Kaminska
Sherry Karver
Georgette Kasten
Amy Kaufman
Elizabeth Kellas
Karen Kersten
Scott Kildall
Inja Kim
Sarah Klein
Joy Knott
Johanna Kollar
Richard & Kumiko Korf
Jules & Florence Kragen
Loretta Kramer
David Kwett
Julia Lacey
Cynthia Lake
Kris & Noah Lang
Iris Lapalme
Samantha Lautman
Laurel Leichter
Ines Leontiev-Hogan
Stephanie Lie/Linked In
Philip E. Linhares
Amy Kweskin
Jan Freeman Long
Manny Lopez
Pablo Manga
Judith White Marcellini
Barbara Maricle
Liz Maxwell
Karen McClinchey
Robin McCloskey
Erin McGuiness
Suzanne McSweeney
Keeyla Meadows
Juliet Mevi
Ray & Janet Meyers
Jill Miller
Barbara Moffat
Carlton Morgan
Indira Morre
Matt Morse & Susan Mattman
Benjamin Moss
Yuzo Nakano
Aydan Najafi-Ahrabi
Alison Naschke-Messing
Frederick & Lousie Neal
Northern California Women’s Caucus for Art
Emily Payne
People I’ve Loved / Carissa Potter
Melanie Piech
Matt Phillips
Maria Porges
Felisa Preskill
Lucy Puls
Susan Putney
Katy Raddatz & Michael Slater
Judith Reddy
Laura Rosalba
Susan Roth
Thomas Scarpino
Norma & Charles Schlossman
Michael Schwager
Ted Shaner
Mary Sherwood Brock
Mary Shisler
Edie Silber
Joseph Slusky
Maryly Snow
Beverly Solochek
Nikki Sonfield
Julia May Starr
Diane Stockler
Deborah Stenberg-Service
Inez Storer & Andrew Romanoff
Mary Stump & Robert Ortbal
Michele Sudduth
Marcia Tanner
Julie Tippett
Alicia Toldi & Carolyn Porras (Piney Woods Atlas)
Vanessa Vega
Linda Vida
Andrea Voinot
Sandy Walker
Linda Wanczyk
Karen Weil
Corinne Whitaker
Keith Wilson
Wirtz Art
Thomas Wojak & Misty Youmans
Ellen Wong
Thomas Yankowski