Photo by Al Morales

Photo by Al Morales

Thank You to our 2017 Donors

Thank you to our generous supporters.  Your gift funds our efforts to provide the benefits of exposure to classical ballet performances and training to everyone in our diverse San Jose Community. These gifts were made January 1 through December 7, 2017.

Angel ($10,000 and up)
Lourdes and Frank Yashar
Elizabeth and Mark Striebeck
Virginia DeMarchi and Karl Rumelhart

Impresario ($5,000 to $9,999)
Daniel and Ann Snyder
Christine and Jason Aochi
John Heineke and Catherine Montfort

Principal ($2,500 to $4,999)
Diana Morabito and Kieth Ball
Michael Bena
Robert and Helene Weil
Nadine Weil

Partner ($1000 - $2499)
Dalia Rawson and Gareth Hughes
Gordana and Jakov Seizovic
Robin and Stephen Ching
Heather Wakelee and Alex Meyer
Juliana Ji and Dr. Weijie Zhao
Katheryn Melsop
Simone and Robert Orellana
Tricia and Dan Morales
Peri and Philip Kraus

Friend ($500 to $999)
Zivile and Eric Rawson
Dr. Felicity Rogers-Chapman and
Robert Chapman
Melanie and Christopher Harrell
Geoff and Angelika Mendal
Harry Loucks
Jihye and Diana Rosenband
Katsuhiro and Yuka Fuchinoue
Ken Motoyama
Friend cont.
Michael and Jessica Palmer
Robert and  Alison Winter
Nadja and John Conway
Charmaine Warmenhoven
Diane Grey
Luna Chen
Martha Groves Perry and
William Perry
Swan In Hsieh


New Ballet Founders allowed the New Ballet School to launch with leading gifts during a critical time. Thank you Founders for your vision, your belief in our work, and your support.

Christine and Jason Aochi
Michael Bena
William and Martha Perry
Dan and Tricia Morales
Elizabeth and Mark Striebeck
David and Lorraine Ronca
Virginia DeMarchi and Karl Rumelhardt
Daniel and Ann Snyder
Hideko Sakamoto and Vijay Tella

We make every effort to accurately acknowledge each gift appropriately. If we have inadvertently made an error, please let Beth Striebeck know at Thank you!