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 April 1, 2017 through April 13, 2018.

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

Impresario ($5,000 to $9,999)
Christine and Gary Aochi
John Heineke and Catherine Montfort
Tricia and Dan Morales
Daniel Snyder and Ann Rich

Principal ($2,500 to $4,999)
Craig Child
Diana Morabito and Keith Ball
Dalia Rawson and Gareth Hughes
Gordana and Jakov Seizovic
Nadine Weil
Robert and Helene Weil

Partner ($1000 - $2499)
Michael Bena
Maryles Casto
Robin and Stephen Ching
Ariel and Sagit Kirson
Peri and Philip Kraus
Kathryn Melsop
Geoffrey and Angelika Mendal
Simone and Robert Orellana
Martha Groves-Perry and William Perry
Dr. Felicity Rogers-Chapman and Robert Chapman
Heather Wakelee and Alex Meyer

Friend ($500 to $999)
Luna Chen
Nadja and John Conway
Abe and Suzy Darwish
Ann and Eric Edwards
Katsuhiro and Yuka Fuchinoue
Diane Grey
Weera Hansa
Melanie and Christopher Harrell
Swan In Hsieh
Chinh Le
Harry Loucks
Lisa Moore
Ken Motoyama
Michael and Jessica Palmer
Zivile and Eric Rawson
Jihye and Diana Rosenband
Charmaine Warmenhoven
Robert and  Alison Winter


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!