Generous Supporters

It is only through the generosity of our supporters that Young Artists of America at Strathmore is able to continue its high quality artistic programming, provide unique educational experiences for our students, attract the highest caliber of mentors possible for our students, and provide need-based scholarships to students who would not otherwise be able to participate.

We hope you will consider joining our list of incredible supporters below by donating or volunteering today.

Masterclass with Anthony McGill, NY Philharmonic


Supporting  Members

2018-2019

Benefactors ($10,000+)

  • Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County

  • Compass

  • Liliane & Bernard Eckstein

  • Greater Washington Community Foundation’s Donors InVesting in the Arts (DIVAS) Fund

  • Maryland State Arts Council

  • Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

  • The Jim and Carol Trawick Foundation

Directors ($5,000-$9,999)

  • Anonymous (2)

  • Julie & Neil Reinhard

  • Bruce Rosenblum & Lori Laitman

Diamond Members ($2,500-$4,999)

  • Julia & Ollen Douglass

  • The Horwitz Family Foundation

  • The Percival Stern Family Foundation

  • Jacqueline and Rolando Sanz, in memory of Samuel J. Waters

  • Wilmot/Sanz, Incorporated, in memory of James C. Wilmot

Platinum Members ($1,000-$2,499)

  • Anonymous

  • Paul and Sally Amoruso

  • Kerry and Geoffrey Bloom

  • Barbara and Jeff Brown

  • Prachee Devadas

  • Donna Ely

  • Greater Washington Community Foundation

  • John and Meg Hauge

  • David Heinemann

  • Sarah Jackson-Han

  • Matthew Lay

  • Allison Leader and Andrew Aurbach 

  • Delia Medina

  • Carol Mysel, in memory of of Sue Herzog

  • Eliot Pfanstiehl

  • Kamalaseeli and Behzad Sadeghi

  • Wendy and Don Susswein

Gold Members ($500-$999)

  • Logan Brenzel

  • Marilyn and Perry Brown

  • Jerry Coursey & Mary Griffin

  • Margaret Davies

  • Kirsten Eyles

  • Randee and David Hahn

Silver Members ($250-$499)

  • Anonymous (2)

  • Judy Bailey

  • Christine and Paul Barsotti

  • Rayssa & Angel Bezos

  • Jamie and Scott Brown

  • Maria Clarinda Capole Giddings

  • Bill Grossman Fund of the Isidore Grossman Foundation

  • Seth Goldman and Julie Farkas

  • Jill Herzog

  • Deborah Miller and Adam Strickberger

  • Bruce Ferguson and Patricia Parachini

  • Mara and Robert Primosch

  • The Savada-Stevenson Family

Bronze Members ($100-$249)

  • Natalya Alekseyeva

  • Joan Coffey

  • Francisco Cosio-Marron

  • Bingsong Fang and Huaying Peng

  • Fox Hill Residences

  • Amy Hardin

  • Jane Herzog, in memory of Sue Herzog

  • Beth and Robert Krugman

  • Valentine and Claudio Larragoite

  • Ned Longson, in honor of Glen Mitchell

  • Virginia McMurtry

  • Elizabeth Norton

  • Kay and Robert Oshel, in memory of Betsy Reed

  • Laura Prosen

  • Monika Rhodes

  • Nancy and Edward Rubenstein

  • Rosa & Beno Schechter

  • Ellen Schulken

  • Elizabeth Stearns

  • Nanci and Gary Sundel

  • Karen Tate

  • Margie Woolaver

Friends (up to $100)

  • Gary Carter

  • Abby and David Goldbloom-Helzner

  • Doreen Guttenberg

  • Susan Hanley

  • Susan Puritz, in memory of Sue Herzog

  • Leah Solat

  • Songtao Shu

  • Adriana Teitel

  • Sara B. Watson

  • Jeffrey Wiser

  • Vivian Yao


Corporate Sponsors

  • Edelman Financial Services

  • Synergy, Inc.



Foundation Support

Young Artists of America at Strathmore is thrilled to receive support from various foundations that support arts education. Contributions from these valued donors support Young Artists of America at Strathmore’s annual operations, our innovating artistic programming, our educational opportunities for students, as well as our Mentoring Program that brings world-class musicians to work without students.

We are particularly grateful to the following foundations who continue to support our efforts:

  • Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County, MD

  • Compass

  • Maryland State Arts Council

  • Strathmore Hall Foundation, Inc.

  • Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington

  • The Jim & Carol Trawick Foundation

  • Greater Washington Community Foundation

    • GWCF’s Donors InVesting in the Arts (DIVAS) Fund

For more information on foundation funding, please email Lisa Larragoite, Executive Director.

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