All donation amounts are greatly appreciated and a very important contribution to our efforts. American Opera Projects is an IRS recognized 501(c)3 non-profit corporation. All donations are tax-deductible.
DONORS to AOP
(as of December 1, 2015)
IMPRESARIOS ($15,000 and above)
Ian Archer-Watters, Jody and John Arnhold, BAM, Stuart Coleman, DCA, DiMenna Foundation, Endeavor Foundation, Ford Foundation, Howard Gilman Foundation, JTS Fund, Dr. Coco Lazaroff, NEA, Ted & Mary Jo Shen, Shs Foundation, Toulmin Foundation
COMMISSIONER ($5,000 to $14,999)
Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., Adelphi University, American Dance Institute, Mitchell & Margo Blutt, Donya Bommer, Sheri & Marc Feigen, Barry Friedberg, Hubert and Mireille Goldschmidt, Judith Hoffman, Carol Howard Hyman, Mark Kalow, Eva & Leonard Kaminsky, Julie Kidd, Julia F. Koch, Robert E. Lee III, Lynn Loacker, Anna Rabinowitz, Jerome Robbins Foundation, Opera America, Steven Pesner, Rabinowitz Charitable Foundation, Steven Reidy, Judith Rubin, Mark & Catherine Slavonia, Utah State University, Witherspoon Fund, Works & Process at the Guggenheim, Judith and Stanley Zabar
PATRON ($1,500 to $4,999)
Susan Beckerman, Mark Campbell, Gordon Faux, Cheryl Henson, Laura Kaminsky, Patricia Kelly, James Stepleton
BENEFACTOR ($1,000 to $1,499)
Stephen Gauster, Douglas Lienhafsky & Wendy Gimbel, Andrew Martin-Weber, NYC Department of Education, Leonard Nimoy, Elizabeth Wood Santini, Jean Telljohann, Claudine Torfs
SUPPORTER ($500 to $999)
BMI, BRIC, David B. & Jean B. Case, Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Fort Greene Association, Inc., Carol Avery Haber, Elizabeth Langland, Jonathan Lehman, Sarah Moulton-Faux, Laura Roskind, Mr. & Mrs. James Tveekrem, Judy & John Weston
SPONSOR ($300 to $499)
Judith Blau, William Jones, Roslyn Huebener, David Jackson, Dorothy Y & Vincent D Pacella, Mary B Woolsey
CONTRIBUTOR ($150 to $299)
Carmen Acosta, Karen, Bedrosian-Richardson, Susan Bienkowski, Mervin Block, Michael Cappiello, Miriam Charney, Jane Condon, Janell & Paul Crispyn, Pamela Drexel, Joel Erickson, Lance Evans, Thomas Gallagher, Anthony Guida, Heubscher Family Foundation, David Jackson, James John, Caron & Geoffrey Johnson, Myron Kandel, Janet Ketcham, Stephen Kinney, Ann Lee, Kathleen McCarthy, Mehos Foundation, Norman Ryan, Martin and Lucy Murray, Susan Ness, Marlene Pitkow, Christina Robertson, Elsa & Marvin Ross-Greifinger, Neal Shapiro, Moses Silverman & Betty Robbins, Brian Staufenbiel, Paula Tarzian-Ciferni, Preston Trombly, John & Marlissa Westerfield, Anne Whitehouse, Margaret Wreen, Bo Zaunders
FRIEND ($76 to $149)
James Alimena, Claire H. Anderson, Miranda Beeson, Morgan Cahn, Nester Cesio, Katherine Connors, Janet Cook, David Cote, Debra & Lois A. Harris Crespin, Conrad Cummings, Richard Cummings, Loraine Diehl, Stephen Dunlop, Elvira Florinda, Allan Dodds Frank, Aleba Gartner, Elizabeth Gildroy, James & Martha Gray, Eric Hartnett, Cassondra Joseph, Linda Ketchum-Pompili, David Levine, Richard & Joan Lincoln, Benjamin Lipton, Nancy J. & Charles T. Little, Barbara Lovenheim, Robin Lubow, Lurae LLC, Claudette Mayer, Margaret Mills, Frances & Eugene Mintz, Darby Moore, Edith Morrill, Robert Osborne, Morgan Stanley, Barbara Paley, Lori Phillips, Ambassador Joan M. Plaisted, Joan Reutershan, Lady Eleanor Shearing, Donna Skebo, Louise K. Smith, Jill Steinberg, Caleb Stokes, Dave & Linda Underhill, James Vandermade, Carl Woodbury, Catherine Young
AOP workshops, productions, and programs are made possible by the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Art Works.
The AOP 2015-16 season is made possible by The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., BMI, Howard Gilman Foundation, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and the contributions of the many individuals above.