Our Donors

Donors make AmadorArts possible! Every little bit helps.

  • $6 supports one visual arts class for one elementary student
  • $20 equals one personal drawing kit for one teen
  • $60 pays for one artist-teacher to teach one elementary classroom
  • $100 provides one musician for two hours
  • $250 represents the cost for forty-five 4th graders to learn about watercolor techniques
  • $500 is equivalent to one hundred 5th graders receiving two classes on Georgia O’Keeffe style painting
  • $1000 pays for one scholarship for a local high school student pursuing continued education in the arts
  • $5000 covers the cost of A Taste of the Arts one-day arts institute for adults and teens
  • $7500 covers the coast of musicians for 10 free concerts in the parks during the summer
  • $12,000 represents the annual cost of the K-6 Arts Education curriculum, including the B Street Theatre Tour

As of May 13, 2020

A SPECIAL THANKS to the businesses and individuals
whose donations sustain our programs, fundraisers, and operations!

Patron $1,000+

Tracy Dehn, Terra d’Oro Winery
Candice Diamond & Bill Price – Diamond Price Fund
Thomas & Cheryl Janisse
Stanley Lukowicz
Ardyce Terhune
Thomas Violich

Champion $500+

Amador County Gourd Artists
Betzaida Arroyo, United Health Group
Henry & Ellen Weyrauch III
Larry Youngman, Clorox Corp.

Friends of Arts $250+

Vicki Gendreau
Adam Gottstein
Jim & Suzy Gullett Family
Donna & Richard Hall
Alaina Lyons
Ken & Nancy Nieland
Amy Slavensky
Linda Tripp Sopher
Barbara Wells

Art Lovers $100+

Janis Akuna
Will & Jennifer Pritchard, Amador Brewing
Amador Vintners Association
ARC of Amador & Calaveras
Sandra Baracco
Tracey Berkner, Volcano Union Inn & Taste Restaurant
Sharon Bertoli
Harry Briggs
Carol & Charlie Brown
Cynthia Cass
Nancy Chapman & David Lindguist
Sharon Chrisman
Gwendolyn Christeson, The Estate Planning Law Center
Phil Collins & Pam Swenson
Colleen Cookson
Katherine Evatt
Sally Friel
Martha Gamble
Marie & David Garcia
Sandra & Larry Gillett
Mark & Mary Glover
Jim & Teresa Guidi
Ralph & Isolde Harder
Susanne & Richard Honey
Hospice of Amador County & Calaveras
Jerry & Peggy Jolley
Donna Keever
Lynn Keever
Mark Koenig
Sue & Joe Lagomarsino
Arleen Lindstedt
Anne Lintz State Farm
Aaron May, JB’s Awards & Engraving
Patrick & Frances McGinnis
Lynn Morgan
Yvonne Neville
Marleen Olive
Lyla Osmundsen
Francine Pogue
Dede Ryan
Denise Schank
Teri & Jim Schnepp
Lynn Shield
Curtis Stromme
Terre Rouge & Easton Wines
Maryann Tremelling
Giles & Shirley Turner
Kim Vagt
Penny West & Dennis Dickman
Gary & Paula Wooten
Kimberly Wooten

General & Business Level Donors $35-$100

Charmaine Echeverria Adams
Cara Agustin, The Studio Performance Technique Dance School
Barbara Alexander
Shari Anderson
Koney Austinn
Frank Axe
Donna Stahl Bagshaw
Kathleen Ball
Sheila Berg
Cathleen & Magnus Berglund
Virginia Berton
Alan & Helen Bierce
Ann Bjellard
Susan Bordwell
Casey & Margaret Brandson
Jeffrey & Ree Brown
Caryl Callsen
Gretchen Carlson
Larry & Becky Carson
Gail Cates
Francis Caton & Rebecca Stone
Rosemary Cevasco
Marianne Chang
JoAnn Chevrette
Bob & Sharon Christman
Sidney Cohen
Deborah & James Cowan
Mary Cowan
Jean Lousie Dahl
Rodney & Lorraine Davis
Judy Day
Linda Desedare
Holly Ensley
Frances Farmer
Yvonne & Jerry Funderburgh
Marie Garcia
David & Linda Gonzales
Kathy Guletz
Christi Hahn, Robert Hahn’s Automotive
Lois Herrick
Richard Hoffman
Bronwyn Hogan
Nancy Horst-Jones
Terrie Houseman & Robert Kleinbrahm
Michelle Hubbell
Rocky & Christie Lane
Kelly Langelier
Jacqueline Martinez
Douglas & Susan McElwee
Sandra Morgan
Mary Nahhas
Nancy Nasiatka
Nina & Kevin Neville
Jo Ann Ogburn
Joy & Mel Palmer
Bruce Peccianti
Jean Pinotti
Rebecca & Gary Reinoehl
Linda Rianda
Joanne Richmond
Anne Roeth
Edie Schembri
Claudia Schwalm
Cheryl Serna
Carol Sethre
Christine Shultz
Gary Slade
Melene Smith
Muriel Stettler
Darlene Sutton
Victoria & Daniel Stojanovich
Sally Trestrail
Gerald & Kelly Trottier
Nancy Vargas
Frank & Conni Warren
Mary Ellen Welsh
Penny West & Dennis Dickman
Carolene Wiser & Willie Scheidt
Carma Zisman

Anonymous Online Donor Organizations:
Network for Good

If you have given a donation within the last 12 months, but do not see your name, please contact AmadorArts.





Collaborative Organizations

Amador County Community Foundation

Amador Concert Band

Amador Council of Tourism

Amador County Artists Association

Amador County Fair

Amador County Library

Amador County Recreation Agency

City of Jackson

City of Plymouth

City of Sutter Creek

Friends of the Amador County Library

Kennedy Mine Foundation

Main Street Theatre Works

Mother Lode Friends of Music

Pine Grove Community Service District

Preston Castle Foundation

Sutter Creek Business and Professional Association

Sutter Creek Community Benefit Foundation

Volcano Theatre Company

Lifetime Contributors
The following contributors made lasting impacts on AmadorArts during that past 37 years:
Alba & Gary Ariosio
Lynda & Lee Cook
Sue & Barry Duncan
Sharon & Marvin Hampton
Al & Lois Herrick
Patrick & Alaina Lyons
Glenyce & Jimmy Wilson

If you have given a donation within the last 12 months, but do not see your name, please contact AmadorArts.