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Danceworks is a proud member of the United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF). Thanks to your generous support of UPAF, Danceworks is able to share our work with the community.

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Danceworks is supported in part by grants from the Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

 

 

Danceworks, Inc. Donor Roll Call

Gifts received between 09.01.2020 to 08.30.2021

^Indicates a portion of this gift was a UPAF or United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County Donor Designated Gift

*Indicates a portion of this gift was an In-Kind Gift

 

Angel: $100,000+

COVID-19 Cultural Organization Grant Program

United Performing Arts Fund

 

Visionary: $75,000+

Bader Philanthropies

 

Benefactor: $10,000+

Children’s Wisconsin

Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Richard and Ethel Herzfeld Foundation

Mary Newton & James Sanger

Milwaukee County CARES for Arts & Culture Grant

Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts

 

Producer: $5,000+

Herb Kohl Philanthropies

Jane Lewis & Mickey Maier

Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin

Julia Uihlein

 

Artistic Director: $2,500+

Anonymous Donors

Bob Balderson

Kristin Bergstrom & Lloyd Dickinson^

Dorothy Inbusch Foundation, Inc.

Just Fore Kids Foundation, Inc.

Julia Gray & Jon Lange

Frank & Marina Krejci^

Rick & Kate Krueger^

Maihaugen Foundation, Inc.

Lindsay Olson^

Pieper Electric, Inc./Ideal Mechanical

Woman’s Club of Wisconsin Foundation

 

Choreographer: $1,000+

Anonymous Donors

Julia Edwards & William Barrett

Donald & Donna Baumgartner

Patricia M Calvy

Amy & Dennis Connolly

Catherine & Mario Costantini^

CPL Industries, Inc.

Tim & Sue Frautschi

Jason & Tracey Gessner

David & Margarete Harvey

Horsch & Miller Plumbing & Heating*

Heil Family Foundation

Paul Jansen^

Ted & Mary Kellner

Jeff & Terry McClellan^

Bob Nelson

Clare Reardon^

Bert L. & Patricia S. Steigleder Charitable Trust

John & Megan Susko Charitable Fund, a Donor Advised Fund of The U.S. Charitable Gift Trust

Jason Wendt^

Rebecca Winnie in loving memory of Mary Lee Winnie

Peter & Sue Hitler

 

Guest Artist: $500+

Anonymous Donors

Linda Benfield & Steve Wallace

Connie Brinkman

Bronze Optical

Susan Cattey

Julieane Cook^

Deborah Farris^

Candace Flatley^

Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors Youth Foundation

Glen & Claire Hackmann

Amanda Hoffman^

Hannah & Jason Jahn

Charlotte & Norman Johnson

Jon & Kim Johnson-Rockafellow^

Patricia Kiefer

Keith Knox

Pam Kriger Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation

Ralph & Carol Kuepper

Dani & Ryan Kuepper^

Vince Martin

The Nelson Grandchildren

Patrick J O’Day

Jill Tovarek-Welker

The Tutton Family

Stephanie Wesselowski

 

Soloist: $250+

Anonymous Donors

William Bradley & Jill Anna Ponasik

Amy Brinkman & Gregg Sustache^

Tony & Andrea Bryant

Linda & Mark Carlson

Roxana Cook^

Laura P. DeGolier

Sandra & Max Dermond

Gina Dragutinovich

Pamela H. Frautschi

Jason & Jennifer Gantzer

Elaine & Don Harvey

Melissa Henningsen

Anthony Jones^

Bob & Sue Kinosian

Jeanne M Kollmeyer

Elizabeth K. Levins & Herbert B. Zein

Meredith Lincoln

LOVE WINS

Patricia Marchantkl

Kathi J Miller

Marcia Parsons & David Tojek

Steven & Lynda Seer

 

Cast: $150+

Anonymous Donors

Mary Alt

Mary Lou DeFino

Sandy Duffy

Steve & Nancy Einhorn

Judy Gertsma

Alison Griffin

Kory Johnson

Kristin Johnson-Perlock

Susan Kraeblen

Liz & Tim Licht

The Lindvall Family

Wandy Miezio

Polly Morris

Jennifer Poedel

Schneider Family

Denise & Jerry Sedmak

Christal Wagner^

Mary & Fran Wasielewski

Robert & Lana Wiese

John & Judy Worm

Friend up to $149

Anonymous Donors

AmazonSmile Foundation

Nora Adams

Sally Alane

Katelyn Altmann

Doug & Karen Anderson

Ella Anderson

Melissa Anderson

MacArthur Antigua

Kelechi Anyanwu

Janine Arseneau

Badger Meter in memory of Edgar “Ed” Denzin

Mary Balistreri

Susan Bella

Heather Blachowski

Kenneth Blacks

Gregory Borowski

Cathy Burgoyne

Cynthia Campos

Ryan Cappleman^

Betsy Carlson

Susanne Carter of Carter Productions

Jolie Collins^

Lynn & Jim Connolly

Ann Cornell & Peter White

Mike & Pam Carroll

Thomas Deimel

LeeAnn & Ray Dzelzkalns

Dianne Dziengel

Bernie Erenberger, D.C.

Gwen Fastabend

First Weber Foundation Matching Gift Program

Elizabeth McDougall-Fletcher & Tim McDougall

David Flores

Holly Gamblin

Colin Gawronski

Katrina Grammentz

James Green & Susan Kraeblen

Dana-Marie Grennier

The Greve Family

Rachel Griffin^

Reed & Nancy Groethe

Mary Guy-Franke

Linda A Halpin

Danie Hassman

Nora Kelley & Fred Hegeman

Katie Heil

Doris & Ed Heiser

Tom & Mary Hildebrandt

Ann Hirsch

Robert Hirschi

Hjelmgren Family

The Hoffman-Brooks Family

Mary Rynders & Greg Horbachevsky

Jana Hoyer

Suzanne Hunnicutt

Katie Johnson

Roberta Johnson

Dezarae Jones-Hartwig

Alex Ng and Carol Julin

Julianna Kapp

Ceva Katz & Stephen Gilbertson

Caelan King

Christine Klim

Posy Knight

Kelly Knoke

Ko-Thi Dance Company*

Karen Kobrick

Jeanne Kollmeyer^

Rick & Carol Kowalski

Kate Krause

Ann L.

Robert Lane

Gina Laurenzi^

Jacqui Lefebvre

Tammy Limbach

Natalie Lloyd-Jones

Tammy Louise

Lynn Lucius & Richard Taylor

Lauren Mark

Ellen B. McCabe

Brenna McGee

Marilyn & Robert McKnight

Inger Wilkerson & John Merline

Senta & Justin Metz

Zeshaun Mirza

Kathy & Michael Mooney

Sue Northey

Diane M. Olson

Kathleen O’Mara

Shawn & Rene Perrin

Carmen & Paul Pine

Ellen Richards

Julia Richter^

Karen Rodgers

Diane Rolfs

Carol & Jim Ross

Melissa Schoeffel

Virginia Schrag

Theodore R Schulte

Maggie Seer^

Sabrina Sheikh

Valerie Sibley

Mike & Mary Ann Skarr

Holly Stanger

Valerie & Dan Stefanich

Carol Strom – In Memory of Judith Gertsma

Gabi Sustache^

Kristine Szatmary

Maria Tanin

Jane Tanner

Sandra Taylor

Melanie Tercha

Kim Terrell

Karen & Sean Thomas

Thomure Family

Benji Timm & Corey Zetts

Maryann Walbert^

JoAnn Wales

Angela Weidner^

Lisa & Chris Wenzler^

Kelly & John Whalen

John & Jodi Wickman

Del & Kim Wilson

Colette Wyttenbach

Elias Zananiri

Dr. & Mrs. Raymond Zastrow

Rock Zimmerman

George Affeldt

Gail A. Schemberger

Amy Farkas

Claire Dickson

Susan Armour Family Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation


We gratefully acknowledge our funders from September 1, 2020 through August 30, 2021. Our apologies to any individual or organization that was inadvertently omitted or incorrectly listed.

Please email or call Development Manager, Julia Dorf at (414) 277-8480 with any corrections or to make a pledge to Danceworks. Your support keeps Milwaukee moving!