Donors

 

Blue Bear thanks the many individuals and organizations providing contributions received between April 1st, 2017 and March 31st, 2018.

Individual & Foundation Gifts

Event Sponsors

21st Amendment Brewery

Akkadian Ventures

Artesa Wines

Ben Bernstein Music

Blue Heron Catering

The Chapel

Cox Media Technology

Haight Street Art Center

Logitech

Mixpanel

Spotify

Tito’s Handmade Vodka

Ultimate Ears

Whetstone Wine Cellars

SUPERHEROES ($50,000+)

Anonymous

The Bently Foundation

Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture

Hellman Foundation

Jonathan Logan Family Foundation

Maria Cardamone & Paul Matthews

Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation

 

HEROES ($10,000+)

Anonymous

Walter & Elise Haas Fund

The Libra Foundation

San Francisco Arts Commission

Tom O’Connell

 

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

Anonymous (2)

City and County of San Francisco

Rick and Roberta Cummings

Ira and Leonore Gershwin Philanthropic Fund

Robert and Dana Emery

Law Rocks

Sam Mazza Foundation

The Walther Foundation

Wells Fargo Foundation

 

BENEFACTORS ($2,500-$4,999)

Donald Arbitblit & Jill Suttie

Graham Green

Harbor Point Charitable Foundation

Robert Kaliski

Mockingbird Foundation

Julie Omran & Jeanine Johnson

Law Rocks

NAMM Foundation

Jeffrey Shaw – To Jim Peterson for all his hard work and dedication

Ariel Sutro

Wells Fargo Foundation

 

SUPERSPONSORS ($1,000-$2,499)

 

Mark Brueckman

Block Communications, Inc.

Elisabeth & Howard Jaffe

On Behalf of Nikki Flom

Brett May

D’Addario Music Foundation

Kinder Morgan Foundation

Byron Mellberg

Ned and Robin Selfe

Zalman Stern

The Arch and Stella Rowan Foundation

Tamyra Thomas

Union Bank

The Walther Foundation

Paul Winston

 

SPONSORS ($500-$999)

Anonymous

Joycelin Craig

Joyce Cooling

James Dilley

Richard Drozd

Mike and Pat Evans

Patricia Gibbs

Brendan Hermalyn

Kansha Foundation

Julie and Jonathan Meyer

Renee Richardson

Josina Reddy

Gary Schaumburg

Ariel Sutro

Mark Mayper

Steve Savage & Tamara Bock

Jay Shah, CPA

Alexie White, Pete Sutherland, and Zach Fryer

In-Kind Donors

In-Kind Corporate Donors

Aesop
aLoft San Francisco Airport
Camp Edmo
Curry Up Now
De Young Museum
Dynamo Donuts
Easy Breezy Frozen Yogurt
Foreign Cinema
Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture
Garibaldis on Presidio
Goat Hill Pizza
Hard Rock Café
Hiller Aviation Museum
Hotel G
International Orange Spa
Fog City Dogs
Freda Salvador
Liasion Artists Agency
The Little Chihuahua
LiveNation
Local Take
Alycia Moore Photography & Videography
ODC Dance Commons
Orin Swift
Outerlands
The Page Bar
Patxi’s Pizza
Peekadoodle Kidsclub
Perry’s
Pier 23 Café
Platypus Wine Tours
Presidio Bowling Center
Sacramento Zoo
Smuin Contemporary Ballet
Steve & Kate’s Camp
Sue Fisher King Co.
Sweetwater Music Hall
Tahoe Donner
Tartine
Wag Hotels
Waterbar
Urban Putt

 

In-Kind Individual Donors

Anonymous (3)
Roger Amrhein
Keith Anderson
Kirstin Ault
Holland Bender
Ariel Castro
Maria Cardamone
T. Lin Chase
Andy Coblentz
Maria Comstock
Jean Pierre Conte
Christopher Day
Jill DiBartolomeo
Brooks Frank
Brian Gingerich
Waleed Haddad
Malachi Harland
Steve Harshbarser
Blair Helsing
Tony Jasinki
David Lehr
Bill Leigh
Ronald Light
Alexa Madrid
Keith Manson
Jay Margolis
Jefferson Mack
Elizabeth Mills
Ansaria Mohammed
Cristophe Moskalonek
Xuemei Ouyang
Jim Peterson
Susan Pritzker
Albert Richards
Renee Richardson
Hamilton Rowan III
Michael Rao
Jilliene Schenkel
Jeffrey Schottenstein
Julia Segrove
James Seivert
Ariel Sutro
Richard & Leslie Strauss
Jim Stricker
Adel Taslimi
Jane Tobin
Joe Torrano
Benjamin Tracy
Todd Traina
Kyle Vanderbeek
Roger Yan

Scholarship Sponsors

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSORS
Anonymous
Eva Leah Gunther Foundation
Mike Kappus – The Rosebud Agency
Henry E. Martens in memory of Harold Baxter Reade
Harry Williamson
TED O’CONNELL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Anonymous
The Arch and Stella Rowan Foundation
BILL GRAHAM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund
The Walther Foundation
STEVE STRAUSS FOUNDERS FUND
Joan Barnes
Richard Strauss
Keith Allen Memorial Scholarship Fund
Patricia and Thomas Allen
Charles Felsenthal
Ned and Robin Selfe
Bobby Sharp Scholarship Fund
Shun Fan
Cindy Kaczmarek
Natasha Miller
Battle of the Brands

Marie Atterbury
Elise Joy Allan
Tracey Amaral
Rob Banning
Noemi Benitez
Leyl Black
Annika Black
Benjamin Black
Bluejeans
Joy Boatwright
Ferrian Carletta
Bo Carper
Shruti Chander
William Che
Jane Chow
Arthur Cilley
Black & Co
Brandon Cobb
BCCI Construction
Jancy Crowder
Ian Cruz
Barrett Daniels
Bradley de Raad
Michelle Denman
Phillip Donnici
Gabriel Dover
Madeline Dunlap
Emma Dunstone
Alex & Katie Edelstein
Kathleen Ett
Emmett Faricy
Nadine Fong
Hilary Galant
Cassandra Gamm
Cherise Goode
Kathy Grosvenor
Marian Harris
Devina Sharma Hart
Christine Hayes
Michael Heinrich
Sabrina Hellman
Marco Hellman
Olivia Ho
Safdar Iqbal
Sarah Johnson
Jeffrey Jorgensen
Rahul Joshi
Gabi Jubran
Rebecca Kaapuni
Becky Kaplan
Anthony Katchuba
Rhiannon King
Jonah Kupferman
Sam Lau
Rachel Lawlor
Jameson Lee
Hubert Lin
Lay Kuan Loh
Leanne Loveday-Smith
Clarissa Lu
Rich Mahon
Scott Marinoff
SF Food Market
Bonnie Miluso
Ryan McCarty
Jon McClintock
Janna McGregor
Diane Micheletos
Karima El Moujahid
Amir Movafaghi
Jeremy Mungle
Kousha Najafi
Craig Nolan
Ashkon Nosrat
Philip Ople
Nate Osgood
Jessica Osuna
Barbara Packer
Rachel Packer
Oded Pelled
Anna Peng
Andrew Purcell
Gary Rabkin
Whitney Raines
Shelly Reno
Lauren Richards
Emily Risbrough
Andro’s Rostilj
Matt Schmuecker
Ryan Seams
Lindsay Selvitelle
Rupal Shah
Steven Shows
Peter T Smith
Jacob Sohn
Meredith Speece
John Spinale
Amy Steffans
Amy Steffens
Christopher Tarr
Jacinta Tobin
Timothy Trefren
Alethea Van Hiller
Shannon Weeman
Glen Willis
Michael Witt
Joseph Xavier