Funders & Donors

WE CAN NOT DO IT ALONE

AXIS’ work is made possible by contribution and support of:
Individual Donors | Funders

THANKS TO OUR INDIVIDUAL DONORS!
(Updated 4/2/2014 – Donors from 1/1/2013 through 3/25/2014)

$5000 & Above
Jeanie Bunker & Family

$2500 to $4999
Andrew Thorrens

$1000 to $2499
Doug & Jan Acker; Susan Foster; Kathie & Bob Goodale; Carol Klein; Charles & Gerry McAvoy; Chuck & Thoebe McAvoy; John McCoy; Alistair McElwee & John Gooding; David & Jenny Reik; Deirdre & Guy Spencer; Tom & Ancella Toldrian

$500 to $999
Stephen Bicknese; Azlan Ezaddin; Jack Hamilton; Roxy Jones; Tom Metz & David Brightman; Michael Perreault; Dax Pierson & Chuck Nanney; Susie Richardson; Mary Russi; Danae Rees Sims & Nick Sims; Lawrence & Carolyn Zaroff

$250 to $499
Mary Anne & Michael Buchholz; Lainey Feingold & Randy Shaw; Sondra Jensen & Paul Clinton; Ray Lifchez; Karen Lingel; J. Dougal MacKinnon, MD; Shelley Meyers-Ohki; Laura & Lawrence Monin; Michael Monin; Sheila O’Rourke; Bobbe & Jim Skiles; Joel Snyder & Esther Geiger; Claudia & Talya Traub; Charlotte von der Hude; Holly Wallace; Cheryl & Charles Ward

$100 to $249
Mark Aaronson & Marjorie Gelb; Jeremy Alliger; Maylis Arrabit; Dean Beck-Stewart & Ben Covone; Elaine Belkind; Charlotte Belser; Shelley Bergum; William Bombria & Christopher Morrill; Regan Brashear; Pamela Calvert; John Carnahan; Susan Chandler; Anna & Joseph dos Ramos; Bonnie Elliott; Dawn Fairbanks; Jackie & Richard Fineberg; Anne Finger; Ken Foster; Rosemarie Garland-Thomson; David Gluck; Ellen Goldstein & Jack Holleman; Ruth & Gregg Gorrin; Renee & Bobby Guillory; Marilynn Hall & Alan Baskin; Gail Hawkins; Devin Hill; Jane Hysen & James Grow; Brenda Jew Waters & Jim Waters; Marty & Barbara Kaplan; Lucille Karuzas; Mary Kate & Darrell Carter; Robin Keller & Mark Geliebter; Mary Ann Klipp; Rachel Kreps-Falk; Bettina Krone; Phyllis Lewkowicz; Bonnie Lewkowicz & Paul Church; Hank & Gail Liese; Anne Mason; Mollie, Andrew & Declan McFarland; Khadija Ouahmane-Boyd & Zachariah Boyd; Karen Peterson; David Petta and Gini Erck; Zach Pine & Rachel Trachten; Tom Ramos; Angelyn Redstone; Jeannette Reynolds; Laurie Sanchez; Elizabeth Sandel, M.D.; Peg Schirle; Megan Schirle; David & Sara Selway; Shauna Shoptaw; Paul & Lonnie Simonson; Judith Smith; Carol Snow & David Matchett; Robert Spencer & Anne Everett; David Stein; John & Lauren Steinberg; Kae Tsukagoshi; Peter Washburn; Phoebe Watts; Brad Witt; Betsy York & Demetrhea Terrien

Up to $99
Jessica Allen; Kirsten Alston; Marsha Balian; Jessica Bartholomew; Clair Beckett; Joani Blank; Hannah Bloom; Diana Bohn; Wendy Bolker; Robert Bowen; Joan Breves; Steven Brown, Ph.D.; James Bunich; Lisa Burk; Carol Cara; RT Carr III & Kathlene Carr; Laura Centorrino; Susanna Chau; Sally Chou; Isabelle Cless; Janine & Garrick Connelly; Edmund Coppinger; Julie Crothers; Katherine Darden; Julia Ellis; Karina Epperlein; Tanja Erhart; Joan Finton & Susan Baumrind; Mel Fisher & Peter Perez; Roberta & Richard Flanagan; Sonja Franeta; Bob & Cass Freedland; Susan Gittler; Cindi & Howard Goldberg; Anna Gonek; Susan Griss; Tyler Haaren; Sandy Handsher; Barbara Hoke; Anne Horn; Risa Jaroslow; Arlene Karlin; Linda Keith Strohl; Liz Ann Kudrna; Ginger Lane; Franklin Larrivee; Vicki Ann Lewis; David Linnard; Carol Maddox; Adge Marziano; Michael Massey; Tamara Mena; Pam Mendelsohn; Ali Meyers-Ohki; Mary Mocine; Joanna & Andrew Moffatt; Juliana Monin; Jerry Moore; Nancy Newman; Nancy Ng; Helen O’Brien & Eric Lamberts; Peter Olson & Ilan Vitemberg; Patricia Orr; Deanna & Annie Pankow; Eduardo Perez; Jorelle Pome; Ann Popik; Laurie Posner; Annika Nonhebel; Enver Rahmanov; Paul Stuart Rankin; Emily Ransom; Lindsay Reynolds; Lori Rillera; Mark Travis Rivera; Judith Rogers & Peter Freedman; Emily Rowe; Melvin & Lois Russi; Mazique Salih-Bianco; Laura Sanchez; Hilary Sbei; Karen Schiller; Amy Seiwert & Darren Johnston; Shelley Senter; Brian & Sarah Skeels; Sophie Skroch; Michelle Smith; Marcy Sookne; Aaron Spencer; Meggin Stailey; Sophie Stanley; Lisa Stecker; Marilyn Straka; Les Stuck; Tony Sustak & Margaret Browne; Mary Sweeney & David Reed; Christine Sweeters; Eugene & Ellen Switkes; Maria Tierney; Joseph Traub; Susanne Traub; Debbie Tsujimoto; Laura Lawson Tucker; Joe Tuohy; Elizabeth Vander Kamp; Deborah Vaughn; Delfa Vaznaugh; John & Martha Veranth; Pamela & Michael Volan; Katra Wassam; June Watanabe; James & Janet Wenninger; Derrick Williamson; Alice Wong; Roslyn Woodle; Jeremy & Caroline Woodward; Liane Yasumoto; Dorota Zilian

 

COMMISSIONERS  

The Gift (2013) by Alex Ketley
Made possible by generous donations from the following commissioners: 2012/2013 Summer Intensive Group; Jeremy Alliger; Maylis Arrabit, on behalf of Compagnie co&ciedanse; Jeanie Bunker & Family; Anne Finger, in honor of Jan and Dan Garrett; Susan Foster; Friends of AXIS Commissioning Group 2013; Marilynn Hall & Alan Baskin; Jack Hamilton; Gail Hawkins; Sondra Jensen; Marty & Barbara Kaplan; Rachel Kreps-Falk; Ginger Lane & Access Living; Bonnie and Paul Lewkowicz; Anne Mason; Charles & Gerry McAvoy; Chuck & Thoebe McAvoy; John McCoy; Mollie, Andrew & Declan McFarland; Dougal McKinnon, MD; Tom Metz & David Brightman; Shelley Meyers-Ohki; Laura & Lawrence Monin; Michael Monin; Sheila O’Rourke; Michael Perreault; Zach Pine & Rachel Trachten; Angelyn Redstone; Danae & Nick Rees; Susie Richardson; Laurie Sanchez; Shauna Shoptaw; Bobbe & Jim Skiles; Judith Smith; Carol Snow & David Matchett; Deirdre & Guy Spencer; David Stein, in honor of Carol Stein’s birthday; John Steinberg; Christine Sweeters; Andrew Thorrens; Cheryl & Charles Ward; Peter Washburn; Brenda & Jim Waters, in honor of Renée Waters; Phoebe Watts; Lawrence & Carolyn Zaroff

What if, would you (2013) by Victoria Marks
2012 AXIS Summer Intensive; Jeremy Alliger; Dean Beck Stewart & Benjamin Covone; Shelley Bergum; Stephen Bicknese; DeeDee Boies, in memory of Leslie Smith; Janet Falk; Geoffrey Fallon; Susan Foster; David Foster & Cathy Kamil, in honor of family; Friends of Juliana Monin; Ellen Goldstein, Jack Holleman, Peter Olson, & Ilan Vitemberg; Marilynn Hall & Alan Baskin; Elliot & Linda Halpern; Gail Hawkins; Mishana Hosseinioun; Joan Jeanrenaud; Sondra Jensen & Paul Clinton; Brenda & Jim Waters; Debby Kaplan; Marty & Barbara Kaplan; Chuck & Thoebe McAvoy; Mollie, Andrew & Declan McFarland; Michael & Amy Muehe, in honor of Fred Fay & all other disability human rights activists who have passed; Sheila O’Rourke; Michael Perreault; Karen Peterson; Zach Pine & Rachel Trachten; Laurie Posner; Enver Rahmanov, in honor of all AXIS Dancers; Susie Richardson; Laurie Sanchez; Girish Satya & Purvi Sangani; Bobbe & Jim Skiles, in memory of Dr. Sam & Martha Gersten; Judith Smith & Iva Walton; Joel Snyder & Esther Geiger; Deirdre & Guy Spencer; Cheryl Ward; Phoebe Watts; Lawrence & Carolyn Zaroff. Generous in-kind support provided by Georgina Kleege, Risa Jaroslow and David Tobis.

Full of Words (2011) by Marc Brew
2011 AXIS Summer Intensive; Arts and Culture program of Access Living; Dean Beck-Stewart and Ben Covone; Shelley Bergum; Stephen Bicknese; Jeanie Bunker and Mary Uscilka, in memory of John Bunker; Anna and Joseph dos Ramos; Ellis Gatewood and Tim Elliott; Anne Finger; Susan Foster; Ellen Goldstein; Marilynn Hall and Alan Baskin; Elliot and Linda Halpern; Holy Names University; Debby Kaplan; Ellen Kaz; Dr. Bruce Lawrence; Chuck and Thoebe McAvoy; Gerard Lefort; Bonnie Lewkowicz and Paul Church; J. Dougal MacKinnon, MD.; Mollie and Andrew McFarland; Tom Metz and David Brightman; Gary Moore; Sheila O’Rourke; Michael Perreault; Dax Pierson and Chuck Nanney; Laurie Posner; Tom Ramos; Susan and Robert Roth, in honor of Anne Finger; Laurie Sanchez; Emily Mae Sato; Gadasalli and Katya Satyanarayana; Girish Satya and Purvi Sangani; Laura Selway Sanchez; Judy Smith and Iva Walton; Leslie Smith and Dee Dee Boies; Deirdre and Guy Spencer; John Steinberg and Lauren Steinberg; Christine Sweeters; Mary Turpin; Van Der Houte, Brigagliano and Nightingale, LLP; Brenda and Jim Waters, in honor of Renee Waters; Janna Wilson and Courtney Dawn Wilson; Alice Wong; May Yong and Scott Ward; Carolyn and Larry Zaroff.

CURRENT FUNDERS

AXIS is Funded by:

  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • The California Arts Council
  • City of Oakland Cultural Arts & Marketing Department
  • TiLite Wheelchairs

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As well as:

  • The Clorox Company Foundation
  • Crescent Porter and Hale
  • Betty Faber Fund of the San Francisco Foundation
  • Fleishhacker Foundnation
  • William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
  • Leveraging Investments in Creativity/Artography
  • MetLife Foundation
  • Morris Stulsaft Foundation
  • The National Dance Project of the New England Foundation for the Arts
  • The Bernard Osher Foundation
  • The Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation
  • San Francisco Foundation
  • Special People In Need
  • The Surdna Foundation
  • TARGET
  • Tides Foundation
  • True North Foundation
  • Zellerbach Family Foundation

 

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