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Ticket sales cover a small portion of the cost to produce high quality, new contemporary dance creations. Our bold community of supporters keep us moving! Donors receive exciting benefits such as exclusive invitations & behind the scenes access.
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>Contact Executive Director, Krina Turner at or 707.350.9446

Whim W’Him would like to thank the following public and private donors for their generosity:

APEX Foundation
Kathy Gerlich
David Isla and Gary Southerton
H. David Kaplan
Jolene McCaw
National Endowment for the Arts
Jerry O’Leary
Princess Grace Foundation – USA
Case Van Rij

$5,000 – $9,999
The Boeing Company
Continental Land and Fur Co., Inc.
Azlan Ezaddin
Susie McGee and Mark Lowdermilk
Frank Peschel-Gallee and Caroline Gallee
Ron Pederson and Jeffrey Sakuma
Raynier Foundation
Timothy Tomlinson

$2,500 – $4,999
Bellevue Christian Church
Ashley Clark and Chris Manojlovic
Julie Davis and Daniel Malarkey
Brent Deim and Michael Rivera-Dirks
Stephen and Marie Heil
Ritsu Itoi and Andreas Kalmes
Art and Sue Jackson
Lois Lacy
Barbara Lewis
Austin McNamee
Joseph Straus and Jerrell Martin
Seattle Office of Arts & Culture

$1,000 – $2,499
Bob and Cindy Blais
Shawn Brinsfield
Lorrie Cardoso
Lisa Chiou
Delaney and Justin Dechant
Sharon Ellis
Joan Fitzmaurice
Courtney and Ira Gerlich
Beth Glosten
Laurie Griffith
Jeffress Hailand
Aya Hamilton
HomeStreet Bank
Glenn Kawasaki
Catherine Keating
Rocke Koreis and Cande Lee
Gregory Kusnick and Karen Gustafson
Mary Lamery
Stephen and Marleen Land
Larry Lorkowski
Marshall Mcclintock and Geoff Corso
Ila and Alex Nazarco
Tom Peil
Chet Robachinski
John Rochford and Nick Utzinger
Amy Scott and Stephen Alley
Robert Rhodehamel and Dana Snyder
Kent Stowell and Francia Russell
Annemiek Sontrop
Betty Tong
Stephen Wight

$500 – $999
Davis Bergmann
Gardner Mallard Brown and Victoria Farr Brown
Matt Carvalho
Bob Evans and Steve Davis
Chris Dodorico
Matthew Doerksen
Randy Everett and Gary Fuller
Kim Fauquenot
Becky Forland
Peggy Frasse
Ingrid Harten
Rod Hearne
Tom and Helene Kilbane
Andrea Leigh
Mary Lytle
Carolyn Lowe
Patrick McConeghy
Dr. Arnie and Judy Ness
Tim Pfeiffer
Jennifer Porter
Richard Purcell
Alice and Dick Rapasky
Kathleen Roan
Jeff Stegelman
Brad Tong and Nanette Fok
Steven Trevallee
Trisha Tworek and Robbie McGurgan
Kaoru Wada
Jodi Wong

$250 – $499
Den Adair
Dina Alhadeff and Jay Long
Chad Balcom
Mary Murfin Bayley
Kristie Blade
Rebecca Blakewood
Tim Bradbury
David Chan
Patrick Crowley
Rose Dennis
Donna Dughi
Emmy Fansler
Chuck and Karen Kachele Gottschalk
Kirby and Erin Green
David Holt
Tom Hurley
Lincoln Johnson
Katherine Kilcher
Diane Kroll
Maryse Lepoutre-Postlewaite and
Tom Postlewaite
Marge Levy
Annabelle Lopez Ochoa
Martyn Lovell and Elizabeth
Berman Lovell
Shane McNamee
Donald Meyer
J.C. Mitchell
Diep Nguyen
Manuela Noske
Mary Kay O’Neill
Stewart Phelps
Leo Pitts
Stephen Polyak
Cole Rottweiler
Paris and John Sakas
Eric Schlegel
Chris Seger
Stephanie Sprangers
Ellen Walker

$100 – $249
Anonymous (5)
Jennifer Alexander
Bill Aubuchon
Alison Bailey
Thatcher Bailey
Anthony Bawyn
Jill and Craig Big Eagle
Perry Bryant and David Comstock
Jon and Kathleen Blake
Kathleen Burns
John Butler
Karen Caille
Nakia Cambell
Charles Cardinaux
Jeff Crabb
Minta Crafts
Stefan Dotson
Robert Fansler
Sarah Foster
Geoffrey Hamada
Janice Harnden
Marc Hausmaninger
Rob Head
Jeffrey Hedgepeth and John Medlin
Dan and Michele Heidt
Daron Henry
Petr Horak
Roy Hughes
Kathleen Huxley
Joey Jagod
Jason Johnson
Spencer Johnson and Braiden Rex-Johnson
Kelly Jones
Helene Kaplan
Kalindi Kunis
Kitti Lile
Burgess Malarkey
Michael Mazzola
David McClellan
Pamela McDonald
Robert McKee
Kerry Niesen
Chris Niessel
Tim Ortenzi
Meiko Parton
Elyse Postlewaite and Kelley Compogno
Michael and Christine Sannella
Kurt Schlatter
Kimberly Scott
Marilyn Sloan
Varsha Srivastava
Derek Storm and Cynthia Gosset
Elizabeth Stuart Walter Stuteville
Shannon Tierney
Brad Trenary and Mike Darr
Norman Tjaden
Julie Tobiason and Jeremy Conner
Marlys Yvonne

$99 and below Anonymous (3) 
Kim and Adam Bamberg
Shelley Beauvier
Rachel Bittner
Christine Bateman
Janice Bristol
Catherine Boyd
Anne Derieux
Casey Dilloway
Robin Elliott
Jackie Ernst
Gretchen Galuska
Paul Gates
Leslie Geller
Benjamin Goosman
Teresa Graham
Mary Guiden
Judith Herrigel
Julien Hervet
Wendy Jackson
Mia Kennedy
Meini Li
Tonya Lockyer
Molly Magee
Arlene Martin
Carolyn Mawbey
Travis Mears
Sarah Noblitt
Joshua Ossiel
Andrew Otterness
Pamela Perrott
Justin Provido
Mary Reiter
Cynthia Richardson
Joey Robinson
Toska Rodriguez
Bruno Roque
Eric Ross
Mary Scott
Marjorie Sheldon
Social Venture Partners
Cap Sparling
Lily Supardan
Diane Venti
Benjamin Waldman
Libby Watson
Andrew Whitver and Kevin Brannaman
John Wilkins Deb Wolf
Kathleen Wolf
John Wott
Michelle Wyman
Nina Yarbrough
In-Kind Donors
5th Avenue Theatre
Ace Hotel Juan
Antonio Salon
August Wine Group
Liane Aung
Baby & Company
Bamberg Fine Art
Barre3 Seattle
Cameron Birts
Book-It Repertory Theatre
Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Brent Deim and Michael Rivera-Dirks
Zak Endicott
Victoria Farr Brown
Henry Art Gallery
Megan Gallagher
Julien Hervet
Adrian Hoffman
Intiman Theatre Festival
J Wines
Jazz Alley Restaurant and Nightclub
Jim Kent
Patrick Kilbane
Mariano Lozano Garcia
Molly Magee
Mia Monteabaro
Jerry O’Leary
On the Boards
Pacific Jazz Institute
Pacific Northwest Ballet
Tory Peil
Justin Reiter
Robert Rhodehamel and Dana Snyder
Ripe Catering
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle International Film Festival
Seattle Repertory Theatre
Don Sefton
Snohomish Bakery
Spectrum Dance Theater
Ten Mercer
The Esoterics
Tim Tomlinson
Tomlinson Linen Service
Krina Turner
Town Hall Seattle
UW World Series
Dave Watson
Karl Watson
Olivier Wevers
Andrew Whitver
Wing Luke Museum
Sumi Wu
Mark Zappone

Corporate Donors 
Amazon Smile Foundation
Bamberg Fine Art
Boeing Foundation
Eat Local
Flywheel Sports
J Wines
Performance Gear
Snohomish Bakery
Linen Service

*Donations from September 2016 to September 2017
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