Kimmel Center Inc.
Campaign to Build The Kimmel Center

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts gratefully acknowledges those individuals and organizations who supported the construction and endowment goals of the Campaign to Build the Kimmel Center, which opened in 2001.

Principal Founders

City of Philadelphia

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

The Sidney Kimmel Foundation


Dorrance H. Hamilton

William Penn Foundation

Ruth and Raymond G. Perelman


The Wolery Fund


Barra Foundation/
Robert L. McNeil, Jr.


Comcast Corporation/Comcast

Delaware River Port Authority

Otto Haas Charitable Trust

Independence Foundation

The Kresge Foundation

The Merck Company Foundation



Leadership Founders

The Arcadia Foundation

Andrea Baldeck, M.D. and William M. Hollis, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. J. Mahlon Buck, Jr.

Samuel S. Fels Fund

Joseph and Marie Field

Mr. and Mrs. Eugene C. Fish


The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation

Carole Haas Gravagno

Independence Blue Cross

The Kent Foundation

Keystone Foods LLC

The Raymond Klein Foundation/ Miriam Klein and 
Stephen B. Klein

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Jill and Alan B. Miller

Jeanette and Joe Neubauer

Adele Warden Paxson

PECO Energy

The Presser Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Willard G. Rouse III

Unisys Corporation

Ted and Stevie Wolf




Felicity R. and Peter A. Benoliel

Mr. and Mrs. Francis William De Serio

L.F. Driscoll Co.

The Phoebe Waterman Haas
Charitable Trust A

Hess Foundation

Kimberly-Clark Foundation

Lincoln Financial Group

Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation

Lyondell Chemical Company

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. McCullough

Mellon Financial Corporation

Mr. and Mrs. Craig John Millard

Leslie Miller and Richard Worley

Elizabeth R. Moran

Ida and Milton Newman

Penn Mutual Life 
Insurance Company/
Janney Montgomery Scott LLC/
Pennsylvania Trust Company

The PNC Financial Services Group

Dr. and Mrs. Sergio V. Proserpi

Rohm and Haas Company

Lyn and George Ross

SAP America, Inc.

Barbara B. and Wilson H. Taylor

Mr. and Mrs. Andrew N. Yao



AT&T Foundation

ATOFINA Chemicals, Inc.

William J. and Sharon L. Avery

Mr. and Mrs. Vincent G. Bell, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Alan D. Bleznak

The Boeing Company

Dr. Elizabeth Schoch Bowden

and Col. Charles W. Bowden, Jr.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Lois G. and Julian A. Brodsky

Mr. and Mrs. Alexander K. Buck

Mr. and Mrs. William C. Buck

Alan and Constance Buerger

Donald R. Caldwell/
Judith McGregor Caldwell

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph L. Castle

CertainTeed Corporation,

A Saint-Gobain Company

Scott and Nelly Childress

Catherine R. and Anthony A. Clifton

CMS Companies

Mr. and Mrs. Tristram C. 
Colket, Jr.

Connelly Foundation

Conrail Inc.

Mr. and Mrs. M. Todd Cooke

Sarah and Frank Coulson

Cozen O’Connor

Crown Cork & Seal Co., Inc.

D & K Charitable Foundation

Evelyn S. and Rodney D. Day III

Vickie and Jack Farber

Eugene Feiner Foundation

Eugene, Catheryne, and Alexander Garfield

General Accident Insurance

Gray Charitable Trust

The Greenewalt Estate

The Grundy Foundation

The Hassel Foundation

Lynne and Harold Honickman

The Huston Foundation

Lynn Benoliel Jacobson

The Kaiserman Family

Karr Barth Associates/
AXA Foundation

Dr. Herbert Kean and 
Hon. Joyce S. Kean

The James and Agnes Kim Foundation

Norma and Leonard Klorfine Foundation

Hyman Korman Family Foundation

Elaine Levitt and Joel Gershman

Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Lurie/
The Nancy Lurie Marks Charitable Foundation

Samuel P. Mandell Foundation

Sandra G. and David G. Marshall

Morgan Stanley Investment Management

Mr. and Mrs. Pete and 
Hilary Musser

Ron and Suzanne Naples

John B. and Lillian E. Neff

Roy and Rosalind Neff

Mrs. Eugene Ormandy

Oxford Foundation

The Rinaldi Family, 
Jacobs Music Company

Rite Aid Corporation

Aileen K. and Brian L. Roberts

Suzanne F. and Ralph J. Roberts

Milton L. Rock and 
Constance W. Benoliel

Ronald and Marcia Rubin

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.

Carole and Joseph Shanis

Smukler-Lasch Family Trust

Ann R. and Harold A. Sorgenti

Iliana and Ben Strauss


J. William and Helen D. Stuart Foundation

Toll Brothers, Inc.

US Airways

Harriet and Larry Weiss


The Zuritsky Family 

Century Club


Acme Markets, Inc.

Aetna Inc.

Lorraine and Ben Alexander

The Armstrong Foundation

Arronson Foundation

Beneficia Foundation

Berwind Corporation

Donna and Jon Boscia

Mr. and Mrs. Theodore A. Burtis

Byers’ Choice Ltd.

Mr. and Mrs. George M. Cheston

Helen and Jack Christy

Mr. and Mrs. William P. Drake

Governor and Mrs. Pierre S.
du Pont

Esther Baird Dunlap

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth N. Goldenberg

Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Mary Bert and Alvin P. Gutman

Ikon Office Solutions

William A. Loeb

R. Gordon McGovern

The McLean Contributionship

Mr. and Mrs. H. Laddie Montague, Jr.

Nationwide Provident

The O’Grady Family

Oki Data Americas, Inc.

Orleans Homebuilders, Inc.

Pennoni Associates Inc.

Philadelphia Gas Works

Philadelphia Inquirer and
Daily News

Philadelphia Marriott and
Host Marriott Corporation

Mr. and Mrs. Frank N. Piasecki

The David H. Pleet Foundation

Quaker Chemical Corporation

Reliance Insurance Group

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Rogers, Jr.

Maestro Wolfgang Sawallisch

Mr. and Mrs. John J. F. Sherrerd

Teleflex Incorporated

Drs. John and Josephine Templeton

Mr. and Mrs. Brian P. Tierney

The Tuttleman Family Foundation,
Edna and Stan Tuttleman

Mrs. Samuel B. Vrooman III

Wawa, Inc.

Wilmington Trust Company

Elizabeth G. Woodward

Legacy Club

Constance L. Abrams and
Ann G. Verber

Dean S. Adler and Susanna
Lachs Adler

Administrative Staff of
The Philadelphia Orchestra

Mrs. Gustave G. Amsterdam

Diane K. Apfelbaum

Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP

Ann R. Baruch

Mr. and Mrs. David J. Berkman

Cecilie and Eugene Block

Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz

Nora Mead Brownell

Mr. and Mrs. James M. Buck III

Mr. and Mrs. Roland K. Bullard II

Mrs. Charles M. Butler

Louis N. Cassett Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Connolly, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy P. Coote

Michael and Sandra Dean

Richard Dilsheimer and
Barbara Eberlein

Mr. and Mrs. Craig M. Drake

John and Gloria Drosdick

Ernst & Young LLP

Fleet Bank

Mr. and Mrs. David B. Ford

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Gamble

Mrs. William Gerstley II

Juliet J. Goodfriend and
Marc R. Moreau

The Graham Company

Rosemarie B. Greco

Grete and Martyn Greenacre

Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Hauptfuhrer

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Holt, Sr.

Arthur M. Kaplan, Esq. and
R. Duane Perry

Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Keith, Jr.

Klehr, Harrison, Harvey,

Branzburg and Ellers, LLP

Joseph H. Kluger and
Susan E. Lewis

Elena and Frederick Kyle

Sondra and Martin Landes, Jr.

The Leeway Foundation

S. Gerald and Arlene F. Litvin

Dr. and Mrs. Francis R. Manlove

Peggy and James E. Marks Foundation

Margarett F. and Sam S. McKeel

Miller, Anderson and Sherrerd

The Leo Model Foundation

Robert E. Mortensen

Mothers Work, Inc.

The Musicians of
The Philadelphia Orchestra

Maestro and Mrs. Riccardo Muti

Stephanie and Michael Naidoff

Penn Detroit Diesel-Allison

Lorraine and David Popowich

Mr. and Mrs. Seymour S. Preston III

Frederic and Zora Pryor

Louise H. and Alan L. Reed

Midge and Ed Rendell

Mr. and Mrs. Paul R. Rosen

Mr. and Mrs. Harold S. Rosenbluth

Robert Montgomery Scott

Ruth Radbill Scott

Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Sears

Mr. and Mrs. J. Lawrence Shane

Molly D. Shepard and
Gilles E. Richard

Sam and Kate Sidewater

Ethel Sergeant Clark Smith Memorial Fund

Manuel N. Stamatakis

Leon and Emily Sunstein

Target Stores

The Wachs, Book, and Weingarten Families

Judie and Bennett Weinstock

Joseph H. Weiss and
Sharon Pinkenson

Sankey and Constance Williams

Estate of Mrs. George Woodward

Richard E. and Diane Dalto Woosnam

Lynn and Paul Yeakel

James W. and Debora C. Zug

Take a Seat

Anonymous (2)

Harriet and Eugene Abroms

Linda Lee Alter and
Seymour Mednick

American Express Company

Catherine Apothaker

APS Benefit Concert

Arthur Andersen LLP

Ellen and Phillip H. Baer

Eileen Baird

Helen Groome Beatty Trust

David Berger

The Binswanger Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. James F. Bodine

Laurie Wagman and
Irvin J. Borowsky

Sally and Dick Brickman

Myrna and Ira Brind

Barbara Cantor

Churchill Family Foundation

Mrs. Sylvan M. Cohen

Gianne P. Conard and Stephen Sell

Anne M. Congdon

Day & Zimmermann Group

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Denny

Mr. and Mrs. F. Eugene Dixon, Jr.

Gloria Doehling and Jim Tapley

Dolfinger McMahon Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin F. Donohoe

Duane Morris LLP

Pamela R. and Kenneth B. Dunn

Abraham M. and Rose Ellis Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Emmons

Patrick and Evelyn Gage

Mr. and Mrs. Walter B. Gallagher

Priscilla T. Grace

Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Graham, Jr.

Glenn Wilson, Harbor Consulting

and Management, Inc.

Heineken USA, Inc.

Hercules Incorporated

The Home Depot

Judith R. Hyman

Susan O. W. and Hon. Paul L. Jaffe

Paul E. Kelly, Jr.

Jane H. Kesson

David and Beverley Kleeman

Jo Ann Klein

Dr. and Mrs. Morton M. Kligerman

Drs. Albert and Lorraine Kligman

Leo and Ed Knetzger

Joseph K. and Bernice J. Koplin

Toby Diane Korman

Dr. and Mrs. Robert J. Kressler

Ruth and Peter Laibson

Mrs. John B. Leake

Dr. and Mrs. Walter P. Lomax

Midlantic Bank, N.A.

Mrs. Constance C. Moore

The Peter S. and Catherine G. Mozino Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Ray B. Mundt

Mrs. Marlin P. Nelson

Dr. and Mrs. R. Barrett Noone

Mr. and Mrs. Shaun F. O’Malley

Mr. and Mrs. Henry E. Orysiek

Mary S. Page

Philadelphia Magazine

Philadelphia Suburban Water Company

Robert and Lynne Pollack

Dr. and Mrs. Joel Porter

Michael and Sheryl Pouls

Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Rauch, Jr.

Bob and Lanny Reid

Dr. and Mrs. Aureliano Rivas

Mr. and Mrs. Norman P. Robinson

Frank D. Rugienius and
Jane F. McLaughlin

Mrs. F. Robert Samuels

Sand Family Fund

The Ethel and Jack Sandman Charitable Trust

Mr. and Mrs. W. Dallas Saybolt

Helen K. Schwartz

Betsy and Richard Sheerr

Dr. Stanton N. and
SaraKay Smullens

Snider Foundation

Estate of Maria M. Stivelman

Mr. and Mrs. Peter S. Strawbridge

Marty Tuzman and
Eileen Heisman,
Jenkintown Building Services

Estate of Evelyn Tyson

Mrs. Francis L. Van Dusen

Daniel and Marilyn Veber

Mr. and Mrs. Clay von Seldeneck

Dr. Bettyruth Walter

Esther C. and Paul H. Weil Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond H. Welsh

Mr. and Mrs. Rainer Westphal

Mr. Daniel J. Whelan

Ruth W. and A. Morris Williams, Jr.

Marionette Wilson-Frazier

Wolf, Block, Schorr & Solis-Cohen

Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Wolf

Susan and Norbert Zeelander

The Zeldin Family Foundation

Artists Circle

Al and Jeanne Abrams

Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Appleby

Dr. Eva Aronfreed

John A. Baird, Jr.

Nancy and Robert S. Blank

Katherine and Don Blenko

Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Butera

Betsy and Edward Cohen

Rhonda and David Cohen

Mr. and Mrs. David P. Eastburn

Mr. and Mrs. Robert I. Fine

The Herman and Jerry Finkelstein Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. James B. Ginty

Mr. and Mrs. David Girard-diCarlo

Herman Goldman Foundation

Estate of Berda M. Goldsmith

Dr. and Mrs. F. Sheldon Hackney

Mr. and Mrs. H. Edward Hanway

Martin and Cynthia Heckscher

William M. Hollenback, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. L. Stockton Illoway

Mr. Robert Klein and
Mrs. Judith Auritt Klein

Harriet Kravitz

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Krzyzanowski

Mr. and Mrs. Edward B. Leisenring, Jr.

Thomas B. MacCabe, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert McClements, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur C. Morton

Mr. and Mrs. David Pincus

William M. Ellicott Powers, Jr.

PQ Corporation

Henry A. Quinn

Mr. and Mrs. Isadore Scott

Irene and Fred Shabel

Mary L. Smith

James A. Stern

Mr. and Mrs. George T. Stewart

Karen and Shel Thompson

Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Walsh