Benefactors 2022

Since 2000 ArtSeed has received valuable gifts of money, time, expertise, in-kind goods, professional services and patient inspiration from people in almost every walk of life. More recently we have also attracted the generosity of several funding agencies. We are very grateful for all these various kinds of support. Please let us know if there is someone we should add to this list or if you prefer your name or the level of your contribution to remain anonymous.

**Please note: 2022 donations are being processed and will be added as soon as they come in.**

Precious Pines ($20,000 or more):

Celestial Cedars ($10,000 to $19,999):

Spectacular Sequoias ($5,000 to $9,999):

Courageous Cottonwoods ($1,000 to $4,999): Apple, Matt Boris & Greg Paxton, Budding Artist Foundation, Tony & Caroline Grant, MarySue Murphy, Kevin Quan & Whitney Huang Quan, Josefa Vaughan & Charles Boone

Sacred Cypresses ($500 to $999): Anonymous, William Klingelhoffer and Jill Brindel, Rosamund Palmer

Magical Manzanitas ($100 to $499): Anonymous (Benevity), Apple, Carol U Barnes, Frank Baumgarte, Hava Berman, Chris Bigelow & Livia Blankman, John Burke, Susan Commins, Beth Cook, Cherie Evans, Aaron Feeney, Marsha Felton, Candace Forest, Felicia and Ryan Gallagher, GAP, Nicole Halbreiner, Fatima Hassan, Matt Heckert, Rose & Gabe Ireland, Karl & Margaret Kohn, Marissa Kunz, Leslie Lopez, Justine Lucas, Diogo Martini, Julianne Mehegan, Wally Mersereau, Luned Palmer, Joan Platt, Benita Purifoy, Linda Quan, Pilar Rubin, Sheila Schwartz, Saarika Sharma, Malini Singh. Bette Spencer, Jennifer Spencer

Amazing Acorns ($99 or less): Patricia Aveni, Marilyn Bancel, John Beech, Nathan Brennan & Kathleen McNamara, Dorothy Cook, Tigran Demurjian, Betsy Ditmars, Linda Drenik, Holly Gosselink, Thomas Graves, Deborah & Bennett Jacobstein, Sue Kim, Gabriella Kula, Carol Law & Charles Amirkhanian, June Lee, Ling Mai, Linda Mann, Nelly Palmer, Misty Potter, Joe and Letetia Rodriguez, Michael and Sheila Rokreach, Florence Schwartz, Shaye Starkey, Ute Stohner, Richard Tirtoprodjo, Saskia van der Wal, Maysoun Villagracia, Jill Winegardner

Donations in Support of, or to Honor: For Edna Arterberry: Dorothy Cook, Josefa Vaughan; For ArtSeed: Patricia Aveni, Thomas Graves, Marissa Kunz, Luned Palmer, Jennifer Spencer, Shaye Starkey, Josefa Vaughan; For Patricia Aveni: Tony & Caroline Grant, Josefa Vaughan; For Bill Bicknell: Josefa Vaughan; For Charles Boone: John Beech, Betsy Ditmars, Josefa Vaughan; For Matt Boriskin: Tony & Caroline Grant, Josefa Vaughan; For Jill Brindel: Josefa Vaughan; For Diana Canant: Josefa Vaughan; For Caitlin Contreras: Tigran Demurjian; For Chili Corder: Tony & Caroline Grant, Josefa Vaughan; For James Dailey: Felicia and Ryan Gallagher, Josefa Vaughan; For Amity G.: Budding Artist Foundation; In honor of the Drenik Grandchildren: Linda Drenik; For Thomas Peter Graves: Josefa Vaughan; For Claudia Grubler: Tony & Caroline Grant; For Sabine Gysens: Anonymous, Apple, Frank Baumgarte, Hava Berman, Susan Commins, Beth Cook, Cherie Evans, Aaron Feeney, Candace Forest, GAP, Fatima Hassan, Diogo Martini, Saarika Sharma, Malini Singh, Ute Stohner, Richard Tirtoprodjo, Saskia van der Wal, Josefa Vaughan, Jill Winegardener; For Mark Harris: Josefa Vaughan; For Justin Hoover: Carol U Barnes; For Jade Kikuchi: June Lee; In honor of Kiyoto’s Birthday: John Burke; For Bill Klingelhoffer: Josefa Vaughan; For Susanna Kohn: Karl & Margaret Kohn; For Marissa Kunz: Sue Kim, Josefa Vaughan, Maysoun Villagracia; For Tyler L.: Marsha Felton; For Peter Mann: Linda Mann, Josefa Vaughan; For Moselle M.: Budding Artist Foundation, Ling Mai, Wally Mersereau, Josefa Vaughan; For Sasha M.: Anonymous (Benevity), Budding Artist Foundation, Josefa Vaughan; For Tawan M.: Budding Artist Foundation; For Jessica Nascimento: Tony & Caroline Grant, Josefa Vaughan; For Luned Palmer: Holly Gosselink, Nicole Halbreiner, Gabriella Kula, Justine Lucas, Nelly Palmer, Rosamund Palmer, Joan Platt, Josefa Vaughan; For Kevin Quan: Linda Quan, Josefa Vaughan; For William Scott: Josefa Vaughan; For Adisa Sefic: Deborah & Bennett Jacobstein; For John Sheib: Josefa Vaughan; In honour of Joan Frances Isadora Smith: Rosamund Palmer; For Jennifer Spencer: Bette Spencer, Josefa Vaughan; For Darshini Stark: Josefa Vaughan; For Shaye Starkey: Tony & Caroline Grant; In memory of Mary Taylor: Benita Purifoy; For Aberswyth van Bueren: Josefa Vaughan; For Josefa Vaughan: Chris Bigelow & Livia Blankman, Nathan Brennan & Kathleen McNamara, Rose & Gabe Ireland, Carol Law & Charles Amirkhanian, Leslie Lopez, Julianne Mehegan, MarySue Murphy, Misty Potter, Joe and Letetia Rodriguez, Michael and Sheila Rokreach, Jennifer Spencer, Shaye Starkey; For Lillian W.: Budding Artist Foundation, Florence Schwartz, Josefa Vaughan; For Dorothy Yuki: Josefa Vaughan;

Pro Bono/In-kind Donors: Flying Cloud Russian River Vineyards, Inn at the Presidio, Le Petite Baleen, Presidio Bowl Center, Sam Mazza Castle Music Salon, Planet Granite, Russian Hill Bookstore, Asian Art Museum, Jewish Contemporary Museum, Fine Arts Museums of SF, Museum of the African Diaspora “MOAD”

Core Volunteers: Pat Aveni, Michelle Echinque, Chili Corder, Claudia Grubler, Thomas Peter Graves, Jessica Nascimento, “Linh” Ha Khanh Nguyen

Youth Council: Moselle M., Sasha M., Tawan M., Lillian W., Willow L., Josh S.

Board of Directors: Edna Arterberry, William “Bill” Bicknell, Kevin Quan, Josefa Vaughan

Advisory Board: Charles Boone, Matthew Boriskin, Annette Brinton, Tony Grant, Sabine Gysens, Jeff Hastings, Marissa Kunz & Peter Mann, Bryant Lui, Arwen Vaughan, Ann Wettrich

Apprentices & Interns: Moselle Mac, Pat Aveni, Thomas Peter Graves, Thor Hansen, Janet Walker, David Stokes,

Volunteers: Amy Bergstein, Tina Cervin, Sarah Kefalas, Adisa Sefic, Daiga Shinohara,

Core Staff: Josefa Vaughan, Founder, Executive and Artistic Director, Lead Artist, Summer Intensive; Jennifer Spencer, Office Manager (3/2/17 to present)

Teaching Artists & Guest Presenters: Thomas Peter Graves, Jon E. Greene, Marissa Kunz, Moselle Mac, “Linh” Ha Khanh Nguyen, Josefa Vaughan,

Partnerships: Tides Inc./Tides Converge, The Point Studios at Hunters Point Shipyard, California Lawyers for the Arts, Waypoint Wealth Partners, San Francisco Department of Veteran Affairs, LifeSpheres (formerly Ardicare Foundation)