Solo Opera

Sponsors & Donors

2015-2016  DONORS

Diamond- $2,500 and above

  • AT & T Foundation Matching Gifts
  • East Bay Gives 2015 (at the East Bay Community Foundation)
  • Miguel and Sylvia Gonzalez
  • US Bank Foundation
  • Orinda Rotary Club

Gold- $1,000 - $2,499

  • Miguel and Sylvia Gonzalez (East Bay Gives)
  • Chris and Julie Corley

Silver- $500 - $999

  • Joann E. Feldman

Patron -$250 - $499

  • Yvette Fallandy
  • Margaret McCarthy and Robert Worth

Donor -$100 - $249

  • Leslie and Barbara Brooks
  • Paul G. McCurdy
  • Robert Worth (East Bay Gives)
  • Maureen Davison
  • Debra A. Bellah
  • Ann and Jeff Horton
  • Lynn and Paul Bussard
  • D. and K.R. Blackman
  • Dennis Fuller
  • Ernesto and Vivian Gonzalez
  • Roberto and Kathryn Manalo
  • Vanton TCP Laboratory, Inc.
  • Brian Staufenbiel
  • Anna and Richard Secrist
  • Studio Benavente Architect, Inc.
  • Araceli T. Hartert
  • Harold and Joyce Johnson
  • Elisabeth Eliassen and Rick Dougherty
  • Arthur Hills and Jamey Allen
  • William and Sally Johnson
  • Tamara Steiner
  • Otis Nicholson
  • Gardner Rust
  • Richard Marchick

Friend -$99 and under

  • Gregory Fortson
  • Veronica Gonzalez
  • Suzanne M. Kirk
  • Rochelle and Camiah Hines
  • Anonymous
  • Veronica Gonzalez (East Bay Gives)
  • Anthony Gonzalez (East Bay Gives)
  • Bernadette and Adam Zaidi (East Bay Gives)
  • Robert Otis Nicholson (East Bay Gives)
  • Nancy Lyons (East Bay Gives)
  • Mitch and Cindy Dean (East Bay Gives)
  • Jeanette Kren (East Bay Gives)
  • Nanette McGuiness (East Bay Gives)
  • Rowena Morgan (East Bay Gives)
  • Naomi Colton (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Anonymous (East Bay Gives)
  • Maureen and Marcial Gonzalez
  • Karen Mangini
  • Birdine T. Keddington
  • Judy S. Craddick
  • Tina Baird
  • Otis Nicholson
  • Anonymous
  • Anonymous
  • Joe and Nancy Ybarra
  • David and Diana Stearns
  • Marilyn Thompson
  • Bev and Allen Arakaki
  • Babette and Lawrence Squires
  • Anonymous
  • Anonymous
  • Edward Gonzalez
  • Elizabeth Mathieson
  • Frida Parker
  • Cynthia McDowell
  • Esther Bryant
  • Nancy Lyons
  • Maureen and Marcial Gonzalez
  • Tom and Cathy Kisak
  • Rosemary and William Bergin
  • Edward Gonzalez


2015-2016 IN KIND DONATIONS:

  • Naomi Colton
  • Sylvia and Miguel Gonzalez
  • Cynthia McDowell
  • Mike and Jeanette Kren
  • David and Diana Stearns
  • Rich and Cynthia Dean
  • Safeway
  • Costco
  • Lucky's
  • Panera Breads
  • Trader Joes
  • Sam's Club
  • Paul G. McCurdy
  • Elisabeth Eliassen
  • Orinda Safeway
  • Orinda CVS
  • Orinda Starbucks
  • Orinda Peets Coffee
  • Republic of Cake (Orinda)
  • Europa (Orinda)
  • Rocco's Ristorante (Walnut Creek)
  • Entourage Inc (Orinda)
  • Piccolo Napoli (Orinda)
  • Orinda Books
  • Sara Evans, Esthetician
  • John Buyer Photography

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2013-2014  DONORS

Diamond- $2,500 and above

  • U.S. Bank
  • AT & T Foundation Matching Gifts
  • Miguel and Sylvia Gonzalez (Angel Donor #7)

Gold- $1,000 - $2,499

  • AT & T Foundation Matching Gifts

Silver- $500 - $999

  • Chris and Julie Corley (donation towards set design and Angel Donor #6)

Patron -$250 - $499

  • Vanton Research Laboratory (2013)
  • Chris and Julie Corley
  • Anonymous (Donation for "Opera America" membership)
  • Joann Feldman
  • Vanton Research Laboratory (2014) Angel Donor #10, #11, #12

Donor -$100 - $249

  • Mary Elizabeth Enmann
  • Harold and Joyce Johnson
  • Ann and Jeff Horton
  • Maureen Davison
  • Ann Donothan
  • Allen and Beverly Arakaki
  • Veronica Gonzalez
  • John J. Jeffry
  • Anna and Dick Secrist
  • Studio Benavente Architect, Inc.
  • Scott and Betsy Mathieson
  • Frank and Jamie Bonetto
  • Heather McFadden and Mark Bauer
  • Ann M. Roesch
  • Lynn and Paul Bussard (Angel Donor #1 for "Hansel and Gretel")
  • Jan Amorino (Angel Donor #2 for "Hansel and Gretel")
  • Bernadette Zaidi (Angel Donor #3 for "Hansel and Gretel")
  • Sako Family, Zaug Family, Miron Family, Howe Family (Angel Donor #4 for "Hansel and Gretel")
  • Krishnan Family, Goel Family, Morgan Family, Maggie Souers (Angel Donor #5 for "Hansel and Gretel")
  • Nancy Tovar (Angel Donor #8 for "Hansel and Gretel")
  • Sweat Dance Company-Perth Western Australia -Jasmin Calabrese, Choreographer (Angel Donor #9 for "Hansel and Gretel")
  • Brian Staufenbiel

Friend -$99 and under

  • Katya Roemer
  • Naomi and Floyd Colton
  • Sarah Slone
  • Mike and Jeanette Kren
  • Patricia Gonzalez
  • Edward Gonzalez
  • MG Gonzalez
  • Jan Amorino
  • Nanette McGuinness
  • John Martin
  • Anne Richnavsky
  • Rowena and Sophie Morgan
  • Barbara El-Baroudi
  • Anonymous
  • Anonymous
  • Anonymous
  • Fran and Paul Martin
  • Stephanie Felciano
  • Janet Toolan
  • Larry Lancina
  • Marcial and Maureen Gonzalez
  • Tony Gonzalez
  • Thomas and Stella Amorino
  • Scott and Chun Mei Wilson
  • Otis Nicholson
  • Deborah and James Fiorica
  • Joe and Nancy Ybarra
  • Sharon and Thomas Ring
  • David and Diana Stearns
  • William and Rosemary Bergin
  • Eulalie Talavera
  • Jesse and May Hembrador
  • Leonard and Mary Ellen Kulawiec
  • Mary Elizabeth and Thomas Dittrich
  • Monica Simmons and Tom Azumbrado
  • Thomas and Catherine Kisak
  • Sumner and Veronica Peery
  • Sharyn Mitzo and Patricia Pearson
  • The Enke Family
  • Karen Mangini
  • Joan Rickman
  • Babette and Lawrence Squires
  • Eleanor Cohen
  • Mary Langenberg
  • Allen R. Shearer
  • Helene Joseph Weil
  • Rachel Michelberg
  • Rick Dougherty and Elisabeth Eliassen
  • Clayton H. Englar
  • Cynthia McDowell
  • Susan Witt-Butler
  • Patricia T. Scheuer
  • Todd Jolly
  • Theresa Cardinale
  • Liam and Jasmin Calabrese
  • The Brown Family
  • Jan Carlisle
  • Ruth Rainero
  • Raquel Holt
  • Anonymous
  • David Gonzalez and Lori Bookout Gonzalez
  • Maurilio Gonzalez
  • Mary Ann and Robert DeCosta
  • Michael Cheli
  • Donald and Stephanie Hux
  • Anonymous
  • Maureen Gonzalez
  • David Zarri
  • Birdene T. Keddington
  • Gary and Karen Anderson
  • M. Gonzalez
  • Anonymous
  • Lucinda Yamamoto
  • Anonymous
  • Mr. and Mrs, Thomas J. Amorino
  • Tacy and Jr Cude
  • Ruth McMillin of Watercolor Forest
  • Sigmund I. Seigel
  • Kathleen and Michael Ludowise
  • Carol and Ben Alirez

IN KIND DONATIONS:

  • Angel A. Iraola - Net Business Consulting and Solutions, LLC
  • Elizabeth Wells- Catchfire Consulting for the Arts
  • Raeeka Shehabi-Yaghmai- in Tact Coaching
  • The Gonzalez Family
  • Parkway Cleaners
  • Naomi and Floyd Colton
  • Steve Stubbs, photographer
  • Amy Bouchard
  • Rolfe Dauz
  • Michael Desnoyers
  • Miguel Evangelista
  • Christine Jarc
  • Molly Mahoney
  • William O’Neill
  • Raeeka Shehabi-Yaghmai
  • Diane Squires
  • Otis Nicholson
  • Edward Gonzalez
  • Hollcraft Studios
  • Carol and Ed Hollcraft
  • DeAnn Matthews and Heather
  • Kim Colton-DeParis
  • Jim and Debbie Fiorica
  • Babette and Lawrence Squires
  • Rose Bollin-Loth
  • Rossmoor Opera Ballet Club
  • Diane Mauch
  • Cynthia McDowell
  • Jeanette and Mike Kren
  • John Buyer Photography
  • Debbie Parsons
  • Safeway
  • Trader Joes
  • Sam's Club
  • Costco

PAST DONORS

Between 2000-2005 Solo Opera received grants from:

  • Diablo Regional Arts Association (DRAA)
  • The Dean and Margaret Lesher Foundation
  • Mervyn’s
  • Target Corporation
  • SBC Foundation Matching Employee Gift
  • IMB Matching Employee Gift
  • Bank of America Matching Gift
  • Jenkins / Athens Insurance
  • Wells Fargo Employee Gifts
  • Rotary Club of Pleasant Hill
  • US Bank

During this time Solo Opera also received hundreds of monetary donations from our loyal donors to whom we are very grateful!  We hope our past donors will join in supporting us again here in 2013.

PAST IN KIND DONATIONS:

  • Contra Costa Times Newspaper has supported us in past with several articles and write-ups as well as over $10,000 in ads for our shows and gala concerts.
  • Many local businesses in Contra Costa County were supporters of our Gala Concerts and donated items (including Sam’s Club, Costco, Trader Joe’s, Delices Desserts, Alpine Bakery, Safeway, Scott’s Seafood, Stanford’s Restaurant, etc.)

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