Our Contributors


We would like to recognize the following organizations and individuals whose support helps bring exceptional performances and community programs at affordable prices to the Atlas.

Thanks you for making the Atlas a home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas. Recent gifts (from September 1, 2014 through August 15, 2015) are listed below.

IndividualsProducer Circle ($10,000 and above)
Diane and Norman Bernstein
Arlene and Robert Kogod
Jane Lang
Michiko Mitarai

Founder Circle ($5,000 to $9,999)
M. Ann Belkov and Jerry Lewis
Irene and Robert Blum
Maria and Robert Burka
Ann and Knight Kiplinger
Kathleen Maloy and Heather Burns
Leadership Circle ($1,000 to $4,999)
Stephen and Shari Ashman
Sherry Bellamy and George Bumbray
Amy and Eric Boger
Jan and Steve Brose
Neill and Linda Brownstein
Clare Cushman and Amedee Prouvost
Toby and Daniel Edelman
Ginny and Irwin Edlavitch
Barbara Faculjak and Jim McCarthy
Merna and Joseph Guttentag
Cathy MacNeil and Mark Hollinger
Earl Kepler
David Lang
Linda Singer and Michael Lewis
Sharon Cochran and Lea Mesner
Carolyn Cox and Samuel Perkins
Laurence Platt and Clare Herington
Roxane Rucker
Nancy E. Stanley
Mary Hall Surface and Kevin Reese
Hon. Phyllis D. Thompson
Brian Wolfman and Shereen Arent
Nicole Chulick and Peter Zirnite
Maureen Jais-Mick and Daniel Mick
William and Louisa Newlin

Director Circle ($500 – $999)
Stephen Morris and Barry Abel
Haley Kaufman and Jeffrey Alpher
Myra and Jerome Barron
Brady Birdsong
Dr. and Mrs. Arthur L. Burnett
Donna Breslin and Thomas Chapman
Sharon Cochran and Lea Mesner
Friends of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Burka
Sally Donner and Kenneth Briers
Linda Adams and Jonathan Greenblatt
Jeanne Harrison
Dawn, Farrell, and Leon Harris
Jeanne Harrison
Bruce Hubbard
Jennifer Crier JohnstonJean and Bob Kapp
Jennifer LeBlanc
Judith Alison Lee
Susan Lynner
David and Jackie Marlin
Richard Rome
Cary Sherman
Mary Snieckus
Anne Evans and Bill Wallace
Theresa and John Wilson

Artist Circle ($250 – $499)
Annonymous (2)
David and Erin Acosta
Martin Hahn
David Barron and Juliette Kayyem
Carol and Donald Borut
Susan and Dixon Butler
Joshua and Moira Carin
Claire Carlin
Rose Ann Cleveland
Susan Coler
Walter Cooper
Judy and Dick Cunningham
Sarah Davidson
Stacey Downey and Michael Svetlik
Maurice G. Eldridge
Lee and Shari Feinberg
Leila and Benjamin Fitzpatrick
Quinby and Theodore Frank
William and Cynthia Goodman
Ruth Gramlich
Frederic and Janet Harwood
Walter and Debby Hirsch
Dennis and Susan Huffman
Jim and Alice Kale
Belinda Lang
Eulonda and Timothy Lea
Jill Lesser and Jonathan Dieschhaus
Dorothy Levy
James and Barbara Loots
Philip Margolius
Drs. Michael and Susan Martin
Sean McConnell
Jeanne-Marie A. Miller
Delores Montgomery
Kenneth R. Montgomery
Brenda and Paul Pascal
Susan Perkin-Bishop*
Susan and Roland Pettey
John McGaw and Frank Pietrucha
David Poisson
Jean and Gershon Ratner
William Saunders
Trenton Smith
Rebecca Snyder
Maurice Stern
Margaret and Timothy Tewson
Rebecca Troth and Christopher Wright
Marna Tucker and Lawrence Baskir
Brad Watkins
Amy and Joey Weedon
Catherine Wilkinson
Sarah and Joe Wilson

Friend ($100 – $249)
Annonymous (8)
Rev. David C. Bowers
Jeanne and Michael Lieder
Debbi and Howard Lindenberg
Ernestine G. Miller
Patricia Sheehy
Esthy and James Adler
Tyler Akagi
Mary Albert
Kenya Allmond
Jack Banks
Kara Barnes and David Diedrich
Cecily Baskir and John Freedman
Matt and Mandy Bassow
Benjamin Berger
Mike Berman
Sima Blue
Barbara Brooks
Candice C. Bryant
Christopher Bulbulia
Susan Burgerman and Andrew Baxley
Susan Hurst Calderone and Richard Calderone
Joanna Caplan
Jill Cashen
Mady Chalk
Mary Beth Cockerham
Jan Liss and Jim Coddington
Faye and Sheldon Cohen
Shirley and Ted Cohn
James Costello
Carol Jo and Hall Crannell
Gary Cuff
Missarmia Productions
Barbara L Dantzig
Judges and Magistrate Judges of the US District Court, Minnesota
Jonathan Deull
John Devlin
Katie and John Durcan
Deborah Edge and Neal Mann
Elizabeth Engel
Judith and David Falk Charitable Trust
Lee and Shari Feinberg*
Theodore M. Fields
Sandy and James Fitzpatrick
Barbara Fletcher
Joye Frost
Elizabeth Fulford
Wendy Fuller-Mora
Michael L Gassmann and Cynthia Ann Lewis
Elizabeth Gee & Jerry Cecil
Jack Gerard
Beverly and Dominic Gianna
Victor Goodman
William and Cynthia Goodman
Shahna Gooneratne and Matt Schroeder
Griffin Simeone Family
Suzanne Griffith
Gretchen Handwerger
Donna Hanousek
Carolyn Harris
Heidi Floden
John A. Herron
Allison Herwitt
Antonia Herzog & Robert Pohl
Charlotte Hollister and Don Clagget
Dwayne Holt
Zona and Jim Hostetler
Ayanna Hudson
Peter Barton Hutt

Michelle Jacobs
Sheri Jaffa
Sareena Jerath
Liz and Chris Keys
Nicholas King
Ann and Peter Kolker
Loryn M. Lancaster
E. Jean Lanham
Zelma Lansford
Linda S. Surface in honor of Mary Hall Surface
Robert and Toni Loftus
Ken MacGarrigle
Janet Magdovitz
Rosette Roat-Malone and Michael Malone
Cindy Manion
Carol Marcovich
Don and Debby McConnell
Vicki Moore
John Moran
Stephen Moriak
Kara Morrissey
Nicole Halbreiner
Mariam Noorani
Alice Norris
John OBrien
Jennifer Odom
Mehul Patel
George and Joyce Pazianos
Allison Heaps Pena
Craig and Denise Pernick
Constance Povich
Melisa Rapp
Louis Reichwein
Rosemary Reinsel
Eversmann-Ricciardi Family
Dan Covey and Randy Richter
Eric and Lois Richter
Ashley Ridlon
Melissa Riley
Robert Roche
David Rosenblatt
Ira and Madeline Rubin
Wendy and Guillermo Rueda
Julia Rust
Susan Bianchi and Robert Savelson
Danielle Ewen and Bob Scher
Josie Schiavone
Matt and Jean Schlesinger
Lenore and Martin Schneiderman
Della B. Scott
Manuel and Fanchon Silberstein
Nancy and Mark Silverman
Michael Singer
Joan and Irwin Singer
Annette Singletary
Priscilla and Robert Siskin
Gwendolyn Sommer and Charles Heck
Joy and Jeffrey Spragens
Laura Stack
Richard Strange
Stoughton Card Club Friends
Stacey Downey and Michael Svetlik
Hon. Phyllis D. Thompson
Stegar Thompson
Constance Tipton
Jennifer Touchette
Ednajane Truax
Drs. Marion and Michael Usher
Noah Lang and Tai Vardi
Ponneh and Scott Varho
Antoinette Burnham and Samuel Visner
James Vitarello
JoAnn Volk
Anthony Walker
Elizabeth Young Weeden and Raymond Weedon
Delores A. Weems
Cecelia and Mark Weinheimer
Lynn Rosellini and David Whitman
Brendan Whitsitt and Kim Ibarra
Gerry Widdicombe
Rosa Wiener
Claire Wilson
Rick Wobbe
Leslie Zedd
and over 725 individuals who support the Atlas with gifts of $99 or less

DC Children and Youth Investment Trust Corporation
DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
National Endowment for the Arts
Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
U.S. Commission of Fine Arts

Anonymous (3)
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Capitol Hill Community Foundation
The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
CrossCurrents Foundation
The Dallas Morse Coors Foundation for the Performing Arts
Eugene M. Lang and the Eugene M. Lang Foundation
The Kiplinger Foundation
Local Initiatives Support Corporation
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
Nancy Perry Marriot Foundation
Prince Charitable Trust
Milton and Dorothy Sarnoff Raymond Foundation
Roberts Family Foundation
Oliver and Harriet Sockwell Foundation
Share Fund
Solon E. Summerfield Foundation, Inc.
Sprenger Lang Foundation
United Jewish Endowment Fund
The Weissberg Foundation

Corporations & Businesses
2 Armadillos*
AFR Furniture Rental*
All-In Enterprises
Alter Urban
The Bozzuto Group
Canon USA*
Carr Properties
City First Bank of DC
CohnReznick LLP
Dantes Partners
Federal Capital Partners
Graham Holdings Company
Green Hat Gin*
H Street Country Club*
Hill’s Kitchen
Holland & Knight LLP
Insight Property Group LLC
Jair Lynch Development Partners
Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
John Moriarty & Associates of Virginia LLC
Latitude 38 Realty
Miles & Stockbridge P.C.
Minerva Marketing*
MRP Realty
National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials
National Capital Bank
Nixon Peabody
PR Collaborative
The Queen Vic*
Rathgeber/Goss Associates*
Rock Creek Property Group
Sam Rose/Union Center Plaza Management Corp.
S. Clark Creative*
SK+I Architecture
Select Event Rentals*
Smith Commons*
Steuart Investment Company
Taksey, Neff & Associates, LLC
Tishman Construction Corporation of DC
Toki Underground*
Traders Landing Properties
TRR Sotheby’s International Realty
UBS Financial Services, Inc.
US Bancorp Community Development Corporation
The Washington Post*

* denotes an in-kind gift

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The Atlas is a proud member of the Catalogue for Philanthropy Class of 2015-2016.