Supporters

Many thanks to the following contributors for their support of the Ruth Sokolof Theater.

Gifts & Donations

$20,000 +

Anonymous
Richard Brooke Foundation
Douglas County Visitor Improvement Fund
The Holland Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
Nebraska Arts Council/Nebraska Cultural Endowment
Omaha Steaks
The Sherwood Foundation
Paul & Annette Smith
Weitz Family Foundation

$10,000-$19,999

Anonymous
Michael & Laura Alley
John W. Carson Foundation
Mona & Marshall Faith
Ike & Roz Friedman Foundation
The Gifford Foundation
Karen & Gary Javitch
Jetton Charitable Fund through the Omaha Community Foundation
Jack & Stephanie Koraleski
Bluestem Prairie Foundation
Susan & Mike Lebens
Tina & Dan Lonergan
Bob & Maggie Mundy
Mutual of Omaha
Sokolof Family Foundation
University Of Nebraska At Omaha
Sam Walker
Katie Weitz, PhD
Barbara & Wally Weitz

$5,000-$9,999

Anonymous
Mogens & Cindy Bay
Sue & Chris Behr
Coolidge Corner Theatre / Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Roger B. Devor
Dan Hamann
Tom & Maren Hood
Nancy & David Jacobson
Kutak Rock LLP
Gerry & Bruce Lauritzen
John & Elizabeth Lauritzen Foundation
Kevin McCarthy
Terrie & John Ringwalt
Dr. & Mrs. Joel & Nancy Schlessinger
Fred and Eve Simon Charitable Foundation
Jim & Kathy Simpson
Anne Thorne Weaver
Valmont Industries, Inc.
Kate & Roger Weitz
Drew & Meredith Weitz
Mike & Brenda Whealy
Ron Widman

$2,500 – $4,999

Baird Holm LLP
JK Barker Foundation
Norman and Frances Batt Family Fund
Dan & Esther Brabec
Bunny & Larry Buss
First National Bank
Cindy & Scott Heider
Karen & Jim Linder
Nancy & Mike McCarthy
Ann & Ken Stinson
Tenaska, Inc.
Sarah & Adam Yale

$1,000 – $2,499

Anonymous*
Alley Poyner Macchietto, Inc.
David Baker & Lisa Sandlin
Jean Ann Ballinger & Ward Peters
Roger Blauwet
Borsheims Fine Jewelry & Gifts
John K. and Lynne D. Boyer Family Foundation
Bob Broom & Mary Clarkson
Dr. Douglas & Karen Brouillette
Sherry Brown
Eric Bunderson
Bruce & Sharon Clawson
Ronald Cohn
Sylvia Cohn/Rose Blumkin Foundation
Jesuit Community at Creighton University
Linda & Tim Daugherty
Henry Davis
John Detisch & Hillary Nather-Detisch
Roger & Jody duRand
Gary & Kathy Ensz
Catherine & Terry Ferguson
Carol Gendler
Mr. & Mrs. Nelson Gordman
Terry & Judy Haney
Joan Heistand
Polly & Ted Hoff
Jane Huerter & Dick Jeffries
Richard & Joanie Jacobson
Matt & Donna Johnson
George Kleine & Tom Knox
Mogens Knudsen
Hal & Ashlee Koch
John & Wende Kotouc
Clark & Emily Lauritzen
Philip & Cynthia Lee
Deborah Macdonald
Allan & Janie Murow
Diana Nevins
Sharee & Murray Newman
Richard & Joan O’Brien
Peggy C. Payne
Jill & Terry Petersen
Lou Anne Rinn
Jeff & Maria Sauvageau
Susan Scherl
Terri Schrager
Julie Morsman Schroeder Foundation
John & Dianne Scott
Sandra Squires
Beth & Don Van de Water
John Wilhelm
Mary Beth & Jim Winner
Christine Young
Kristin & Hadi Zahra

$500 – $999

Anonymous***
Alan & Chandran
Trent Allen
Jane Alseth
George & Nancy Behringer
Bill & Monica Blizek
Carol & Steven Bloch
Mrs. Frances Blumkin
Rik Bonness
David Boyer & Rolando Garcia
Mike & Holly Boyer
John & Lynne Boyer
Dr. Frederick Bronski
Karen & Brent Burmood
Leslie Sanders & Kevin Burr
Slappy Chalmers
Tina & John Cherica
Bruce & Lisa Dale
Mary & Kurt Davey
Janet Davis
Tony & Claudia Deeb
Robyn A. Devore
Ben & Janna Drickey
Karen & Robert Duncan
McMillan’s Antiques
Beth Eliason
Lisa & Gary Epstein
Bill & Deanne Fairfield
Tom & Darlynn Fellman
Dr. David & Judi Finkle
Mary Beth & Mike Flanagan
Col. Patricia Fornes & Col. Doug Marshall
Betty Foster
Rick Shever & Mark Goodman
Kimberly Grassmeyer
Vic Gutman & Associates
Morgan & Walter Hecht
Melanie & David Hecker
Tim Held & Jay Worden
Nancy Heller
Mary Helms & Ken Olson
Roderic & Donna Hewlett
Christine & Bradley Hinton
Holly & Bruce Hoberman
Shari Hofschire
Steve Hutchinson & Susan Thomas
Robin & Ansar Khan
Robyn & Jim Kortan
Shane & David Kotok
Stacy L. Lerner
Rocky Lewis
Meredith Fuller & James Luyten
Carrie & Ed May
Chris McClellan
Dede McFayden-Donahue & Pat Donahue
Craig Meier
Mark & Vera Mercer
Jessica & Mike Mogis
Donna Neff & Walt Jesteadt
Senator & Mrs. Ben Nelson
Nancy F. Noddle
Patty & Steve Nogg
Robert L. Ottemann & Kim Kalkowski
Bob & Kay Owen
Polly & Frank Partsch
Robert M. Patterson
William & Jeanne Penry
Lynn & Brad Perry
Hobson & Denise Powell
Pat & Gayle Ray
John & Linda Burt Rebrovic
Curtis Reed & Jo Ann Quinif
Kim & Bill Roberts
Jay & Suzanne Robinson
Todd Robinson & Cheryle Manasil
Barbara Schlott
Security National Bank
Kay M. Shilling M.D.
Rob & Norma Shoemaker
Victoria & Jesse Sitz
Robert Slovek & Karen O’Dowd
Charles G. & Susan L. Smith
Joan Squires
Thomas & Denese Stalnaker
Tracy & Rich Stanko
Janet & Jerry Syslo
Susan Thomas & Steve Hutchinson
Rodney & Marilyn Thompson
Christopher Tjaden & Janine Ucchino
TJ & Katie Twit
Matt Vandenack
Judy Vann & Family
Jeremy Vlcan & Anne Herman
Pat & Judd Wagner
John Wagner & Carolyn McNamara
Mary Wampler & Philip Bierman
Ed & Colleen Warin
Kirby Warren
Anne & Arnold Weitz
Sheri Kennedy & Todd White
Mike & Meaghen Wostoupal
Peter & Kristae Zandbergen
Damian Zuerlein

$250 – $499

Anonymous*****
Tim Abariotes & Susan Mullin
The Albers Family
Maureen & Rich Anderl
Marian Andersen
Richard L. & Ann Anderson
Jono Anzalone & Andrew Gleason
Phyllis Aronson
Rabbi Aryeh & Elyce Azriel
Ann & Ed Batchelder
Trenten & Ann Marie Bausch
Anne Begley
Jonathan & Beth Benjamin-Alvarado
Patty C & John B
Myriel (My) Boes
Steve & Leslie Bogue
Gary & Sylvia Bohn
Mike & Anne Boyle
Woody & Patty Bradford
Sandi & Bill Bruns
Russ & Jan Burton
The Charlie Callison & Virginia
Patrick & Jane Carmody
Jim & Anne Carroll
Amy & Stuart Chittenden
Christian & Debra Christensen
Mary Coady-Leeper & Tad Leeper
Jim & Jo Collins
Susie & Dennis Collins
Senator Tanya Cook
Hal & Mary Daub
Jannette Davis
Norm & Eunie Denenberg
Maggie Diers Yost
Bob & Betty Dorr
Sherry & Jim Douglas
Linda & Charles Duckworth
Kim Dunovan & Jerre Tritsch
Cathy Eberle
Sandy & Paul Epstein
Jill & Mike Erman
Susan & Greg Estep
Mark & Dannette Eveloff
John & Trish Fahey
Bev & Dick Fellman
Anne & Mike Fenner
Ron & Mary A. Ferdig
Whitney Ferer
Christine & Mauro Fiore
Mary Lee & Ed Fitzsimmons
Anne C. Foley
Kim M. Folta
Diane & Jere Fonda
Sara Foxley
Susan & Clark Fry
Rick & Mary Fulton
Bill L. Gaus
Mary Kay & Bob Gerken
The Gilbert Family
Rita & Ivan Gilreath
Jim & Jordana Glazer
James & Janice Gleason
Don Goldstein
Tom & Marylu Gouttierre
Marsha Graesser & Kim Haney
Michelle Gress
Cheryl Griffin & Chuck Lenosky
Mike & Kathy Gross
Teri & Carl Gumbiner
John & Emily Guzallis
Douglas Hall
Beardmore Chevrolet Subaru
Rosalyn Hansen
Lynn Harland & Harmon Maher
Rev. Mark H. Hatch
Nancy K. Hemmingsen
Shelton Hendricks & Andrew Stevenso
Mary Heng-Braun & Bob Braun
Adrian & Julia Hernandez
Anne Hindery
Kenneth Hirschman
Joel Chudy
Nancy Hornstein
Melissa & Alan How
Arlene Hull
Dale & Ginny Inglis
Carolyn Ireland
Maurice Jay
Gail Jensen & Judy Gale
Chris & Jennifer Jerram
Tom Jodlowski
Tom & Dee Ann Johnson
Jim & Ruth Keene
Mike & Barb Kelly
Julie & Steve Kenney
Steve Kenyon & Mary Stolinski
Lauren & Tony Kincaid
Dennis & Claire Kirlin
Maxine & Joe Kirshenbaum
Brad & Amy Knuth
Susan Ann Koenig
Dick & Deb Koesters
Carol H. Kolar
Sarah Ann & John Kotchian
Mike Krainak & Janet Farber
Suzy Kratochvil & Ed Lindsay
Marie & Jack Kubat
Mary Ann Lamanna
Patricia & Louis Lamberty
Kathryn Larimer
Drs. Jennifer Larsen & Joe Sisson
Dr. Brock & Mrs. Elizabeth LaSure
Patrick Leahy
Robert & Diane Lewis
Tim & Christine Loyer
Jason & Bree MacTaggart
Dennis & Marilyn Mailliard
Christine & Sean Malloy
Tom Marfisi
Brad & Johanna Marr
Gary Marshall & Ilka Oberst
Lynn & Jim Martin
Anna & John May
Richard McFayden
Michael & Julie McMullen
Mary McNamee
Susan & Steve McWhorter
Sam & Alice Meisels
Sue Meyers
Paul Mileris & Robin Behlers
Dr. Gilles & Kerry Monif
Emily & Craig Moody
George & Jill Morrissey
M.E. Mulcahy
Dan & Mary Ann Mulhall
Michael & Kimberly Murphy
Lisa & Larry Murray
Bruce & Mary-Beth Muskin
Mike & Deb Nelson
Ryan Newton
David & Christine Nikunen
Nite Owl
Sandy & Alan Nogg
Bob Nordyke & Lourdes Gouveia
James Olsen & Kelly Adair
Omaha Chamber of Commerce
Harriet A. Otis
Tom & Jennifer Pansing
Ann Pape
John & Joyce Passarelli
Eric Pearson & Lorraine Chang
Doug & Connie Pera
John & Julie Petr
Drs. Lewis & Winifred Pinch
Lenore Polack
Sara & Gary Radil
Ilga Rauchut
Tom & Sue Reiber
Michael Reilly & Deb Carson
Peggy Reinecke & Dean Arkfeld
Mr. Bruce Reneaud & Dr. Kerry Dobson
Tom Richter
Laura & Richard Roccaforte
Tim & Maryanne Rouse
Rick Rubio
Peggy M. Rupprecht
Carol & Rick Russell
Jeanne & Pat Salerno
Jeffrey Schrager & Anne York
Mark Howard Schulze
Mike & Kim Schwab
Lourdes Secola & Sheldon Lerner
April Shaughnessy
Abby & Jason Shiffermiller
Marty & Aveva Shukert
Lane & Dave Sidebottom
Sissy Katelman Silber
Suzanne Richards Singer
Patty & Ron Skwarek
Jill Slupe
Magan & Tim Smith
Michael & Sarah Smith
Linda Snider
Dave & Leigh Snow
Del & Ingrid Stites
Katherine Stotis & William Dooling
Gerry Sullivan & Bob Benzel
Gregory Swanson
Jason & Jennifer Tellinghuisen
Monte & Duane Thompson
Janice & Richard Tiggelaar
Jeanne Trachta
Carol Traut
Barbara Tripp
Jerre Tritsch & Kimberly Dunovan
Ann Van Hoff
Irv & Gail Veitzer
Miles Waggener & Joanna Greenwood
Don & Angie Wells
Tracy & John Wells
Jack White & Mary Hamilton
Chauncey Wilkins MD
Julie & Mark Wilson
John & Mary Windle
Sara & Kirby Woods
Nikki Zimmerman
Speedy & Debbi Zweiback