Donors

A CURTAIN CALL FOR OUR GENEROUS SUPPORTERS

 

With heartfelt thanks, Opera Naples acknowledges our generous sponsors who make the grandest of art forms thrive in Southwest Florida.

Below are the Opera Naples patrons who have made contributions in the past twelve months. This list is updated on a quarterly basis.

LEGACY DONORS
We especially thank these generous sponsors, whose donations cumulatively over the life of our organization have exceeded $50,000 and $100,000.

 

 

 

 

 

LEGACY DONORS

($100,000 +)
Also included in the Millennium Club

 

Anonymous
Janice Burrus
Clemcello Deliso
Olga & Bill Frusztajer
Bronwen Adams & Gerald Goldberg
Judy & John Hushon
Martha & Frank Ibarra
Sandi & Thomas Moran
Louise & Lawrence Ost
Cecile & David Wang

 

LEGACY DONORS

($50,000 – $99,999)
Also included in the Millennium Club

 

Genevieve & Walter Galliford
Moran Edwards Asset Management
aaGroup of Wells Fargo Advisors
Selma Nettles
Karin & Michael Standen
Cindy & Edward Stegemann

 

WANG OPERA CENTER SPONSORS

Opera Naples Box Office & Administrative Headquarters
$150,000
Larry & Louise Ost

Chorus Rehearsal Room/ In honor of Robin Frank & in memory of Dan Burrus
$75,000
Jan Burrus
Lobby
$75,000
Sandi & Tom Moran

Boardroom
$50,000
The Galliford Family

Professional Flooring Upgrade
$40,000
Wendy & Michael Needham
Executive Directors Office/In honor of Jerry Goldberg
$25,000
Cindy & Ed Stegemann

Office # 1
$10,000
Susan & Dennis Langer

 

IMPRESARIO

($25,000+)
Also included in the Millennium Club

 

 

GRAND PATRON

($10,000-$24,999)
Also included in the Millennium Club

 

J. Aron Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Paula & Roger Weatherburn Baker
Barbara Barry
Eva Sugden Gomez
Richard Gray
Patrice & Terry Magrath
Wendy & Michael Needham

 

BENEFACTOR

($5,000-$9,999)
Also included in the Millennium Club

 

Peter & Erika Aron
Claire & John Bertucci
Michael & Linda Kehoe
Myra Daniels
Myles & Jane Dempsey
Lise Desimone
Livio Ferrari
Moira & James Fennessey
Susan & Dennis Langer
John Lyngaas
Shelby & Iqbal Mamdani
Lynette & Richard Merillat
Jay Paul
Anne & John Roberts
Toshiko & Jay Tompkins
Joanne & Karl Wyss

 

DONOR

($2,000-$4,999)
Also included in the Millennium Club

 

Alice & William Childs
H. Lee Abrons
Jean Ackerman
Bob Baldini
Susan & Michael Christiano
Mary Clements
Walter Crawford
Donald & Patricia Cressy
John & Marilynn DessauerJeffrey Diermeier
Lucille Drackett
Al Rupp & Kristen Ferrara
Marianne Friedland
Thomas & Cindy Gayer
Susan Gibbons
William Gianola
Bradley Heiges
Scott Herstin
Joanne Jacobs
Brad Johnson
Joan & Richard Liddy
Emy Mack LLC
Joyce & William O’Meara
Drs. Egle & Kenneth Pedini

Hazel & Larry Pirnak
Gordon Robertson
Marguerite Scribante
Russell & Gail Smith
Saundra & William Stout
Mary Susan Tibstra
George & Barbara Trees
Louis Vuitton
George & Mary Ahearn
Paula Allen
Tania & Graham Wilczewski
Patsy-Ann Wolfe

 

MILLENNIUM CLUB MEMBERS

($1,000 for Single Membership, $1,500 for Couple)

 

Andy & Alice Arena
Charles & Michele Cohen
John & Joan Conroy
Sandra Costello
Donald & Michele D’Amour
Frank & Silvia Davidson
Marie Fabiano
Dolores Gaeta
James & Karen Gburek
Agnes Hall
Helen Burns Hanson
Jean Binder & Larry Haynes
Hazelbaker Foundation
Marian Hersrud
Sandra Hoeffler
Roberta Horton
Philip & Anne Iuliano
LaVonne & Glen Johnson
Leonard & Nicolette Johnson
James Knafo
Thomas & Linda Koehn
Eugene & Natalie Lidow
Jean Macmurray
Harriet Margolis
Michael Marion
Taryn Cafiero & Gerald McBride
Joseph & Sissie McMackin
Jeff Morgan
William Noll
Thomas & Joan Norris
Bruce & Beverly Novark
Mike Phillips
The Plourde Family
Anne Roberts
Michael & Naida Rodman
Stanley & Carole Russell
Ned Sachs
Ron & Karen Schneider
Stephanie Schwetz
Eleanor Shelly
Edward Lyons & Jean Sussman
Betty Lou Tucker
George & Nan Van Setter
Jerry & Patricia Wachowicz
Larry & Rebecca Waller
Tom Weir
Van Zandt & Myra Williams
Carol Wortzman
Richard & Diana Zeigler

 

FRIEND

($500-$1,000)

 

Sandra & Charles Abookire
Charlotte Ann Albertson
Larry Angelosante
Valerie Becker
Jane Berger
Terry & Kay Bork
Alina Brannon
Harold & Linda Butler
Jorge Calleja
Concrete Industries One Corp.
Emily & John Costigan
De Beers Diamond Jewelers US
Cass & Linda Diaz
Virginia & John DiPucci
Neal & Raquel Dunning
Sharon Eiseman
Trey Farmer
Martin & Mickey Feins
Kenneth & Stacy Fields
Betsy Finley
Robert & Jean Foster
Florence & William Hall
Ralph & Ursula Hess
Raymond Houlihan
JAMC Corp.
George & Cecilia Jimenez
John & Jinny Johnson
Leonard & Nicolette Judy
Richard & Gina Klym
Edward Kolesar
Mark & Sons Metal Products, Inc.
Catherine Curtiss & Brian Molloy
Naples St. Patrick’s Foundation, Inc.
Charles & Maureen Nevaril
Trudy & Graham Norcombe
NYMEC
Francis & Susan O’Donnell
Richard & Barbara O’Leary
Antonia & Norwood Oliver
Sharon & Charles Olson
Anthony & Maureen Prestifilippo
Judy & Max Robins
Giorgio Stendoro & Enzo Rocca
Leonard & Harriet Schley
Mark Schulman
Carol Shaw
Richard & Catharine Singleton
Krista & Carter Smith
John & Delores Sorey
Joe & Doreen Spidaletto
Robert & Blanche Stone
Maria Taylor
Vivian Treat
Gail & David Webster
Christine Williamson
Gudrun & Bernd Wunderer

 

CONTRIBUTOR

($100-$499)

 

Gretchen Adams
Nancy & Philip Alden
Alfred Arbogast
James & Claire Bailey
Sarah Barlow
James & Elizabeth Barton
Earle & Barbara Borman
Elena Blanchet
Howard Burd
Frank Caccamise
Dennis & Adrianne Cady
Mark Stanely & Lisa Carlson
Joseph Carracino
Anthony Castro
George Craig
Lynn Yaeger & Robert Davidson
Joseph & Leatha Davison
Edward & Carolyn Eckhart
Rose Mary Everett
Robert & Ada May Fearon
Saul & Judy Finer
Katherine & John Firpo
Irv Fong
Phyills Fried
John & Mary Anne Gamba
Charles Ganjamie
Stephen & Diana Gray
Morton Reisfield & Tamara Green
James Greenlee MD
Ingrid Griffin
Ruth Griffin
Robert & Judith Humphrey
Debroah & Tarlton Hunter
Ellen Hyndman
Martin Isserlis
Marvin & Joan Jaffe
David Johnson
John F. & Virginia K. Johnson Family Fund
Evan Jones
William & Patricia Kassling
Allen & Bethann Kassman
Robert Kinney
Frank Klapperich
Mary Ann & Jim Kline
Rebecca Knowles
Joanne & Carl Kuehner
Pamela Linkhart
Morris & Lois Lipnik
Bernard & Roberta Lublin
John & Doreen Macmillan
Patricia Magura
Jeanette & Bruce McLaughlin
Gerald Meldrum
Ron & Paula Meyer
Marian Molander
Roy & Carolyn Neumann
Helen Bovbjerg Niedung
David Nordahl
Salvatore & Flora Nuzzarello
M. Anne O’Connell
Nina Pantazis
Gene Pranzo
June Reeves
Gary & Janet Root
Pat Clancy & Mary Schell
Jane & Floyd Smith
Martin Sonkin
Robin & Duane Stanahan, Jr.
Ruth Stefanek
Joseph & Jamie Steuer
Caroline Stuart-Jervis
Dorthea & Tom Teasdale
Clelia Tenerowicz
Charles Marshall Jr. & Richard Tooke
Mel Vanderbrug
Robert & Shirley Verkouille

 

ENDOWMENT

 

The Dale Family Fund
The Schneider Family Foundation
Ron R. & Karen J. Schneider