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Our Supporters

We honor the late Richard B. Fisher for his generosity and leadership in building and supporting this superb center that bears his name by offering outstanding arts experiences. We recognize and thank the following individuals, corporations, and foundations that share Dick’s and our belief in presenting and creating art for the enrichment of society. Help us sustain the Fisher Center and ensure that the performing arts are a part of our lives. We encourage and need you to join our growing list of donors.

Major support for the Fisher Center and Bard Music Festival Programs has been provided by the following individuals, corporations and foundations.  Thank you for your generosity and partnership in presenting extraordinary performing arts programming in the Hudson Valley.

Fisher Center programs are made possible in part by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

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Donors to the Fisher Center

Leadership Support
Carolyn Marks Blackwood and Gregory H. Quinn
The Ettinger Foundation
Emily H. Fisher and John Alexander
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Judith and Alan H. Fishman
Ford Foundation
Jay Franke and David Herro
S. Asher Gelman '06 and Mati Bardosh Gelman
Barbara and Sven Huseby
Nathan M. and Rebecca Gold Milikowsky
Millbrook Tribute Garden
The Morningstar Foundation
Nancy and Edwin Marks Family Foundation
Anthony Napoli
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
New York State Council on the Arts
Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Denise S. Simon and Paulo Vieiradacunha
Martin and Toni Sosnoff
Felicitas S. Thorne
Andrew E. Zobler and Manny Urquiza

Jamie Albright and Stephen Hart
The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture
Anne Donovan Bodnar and James L. Bodnar
Bob Dandrew, Local Economies Project of the New World Foundation
The Educational Foundation of America
Britton and Melina Fisher
Dr. Terry S. Gotthelf
Greenway Heritage Conservancy
Amy and Ronald Guttman
Richard and Jane Katzman
Leo Shull Foundation for the Arts
Prof. Nancy S. Leonard and Dr. Lawrence Kramer
Nancy A. Marks
Virginia and Timothy Millhiser
New England Foundation for the Arts
New Music USA
Amanda J. Rubin
Bonnie and Daniel Shapiro
David and Sarah Stack
Stair Galleries & Restoration
The Vilcek Foundation
Amphion Foundation
Terence C. Boylan ’70 and Illiana van Meeteren
Cultural Services of the French Embassy
Gary DiMauro and Kathryn Windley
Fiona & Eric Rudin
Catherine C. Fisher
Paul and Lynn Knight
Marika Lindholm and Ray Nimrod
Samuel and Ellen Phelan
Fiona and Eric Rudin
Ted Ruthizer and Jane Denkensohn

Bob Bursey & Leah Cox
Johan de Meij and Dyan Machan
Mary and Matthew Deady
Beverly Fanger and Dr. Herbert S. Chase Jr.
James Gillson
I. Bruce Gordon and David Levin
Thomas and Bryanne Hamill
Amy Husten & Jim Haskin
Beth Jones and Susan Simon
Gideon Lester and Tom Sellar
Abraham Nussbaum M.D. and Gail Nussbaum
Myrna B. Sameth
David Schulz

List current as of May 15, 2019

Donors to the Bard Music Festival

Leadership Support
Bettina Baruch Foundation
Robert C. Edmonds '68
Mr. and Mrs. James H. Ottaway Jr.
Felicitas S. Thorne
Levin Vadim

Golden Circle
Helen and Roger Alcaly
Jeanne Donovan Fisher
Dr. Barbara Kenner
National Endowment for the Arts
Millie and Robert Wise

The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation
Michelle R. Clayman
Carlos Gonzalez and Katherine Stewart
Thomas Hesse and Gwendolyn Bellmann
Susan and Roger Kennedy
Amy and Thomas O. Maggs
Mastrand Foundation
Drs. M. Susan and Irwin Richman
Denise S. Simon and Paulo Vieiradacunha
Dr. Siri von Reis

Kathleen Augustine
Troy O. Dixon
Stephen Fillo and Jane Gould
John Geller and Alan Skog
Matthew M. Guerreiro and Christina Mohr
Edna and Gary Lachmund
Andrew Solomon and John Habich Solomon
Sarah and Howard Solomon
Stewart's Shops
Stony Brook Foundation

Leon Botstein and Barbara Haskell
Lydia Chapin and David Soeiro
Helena and Christopher Gibbs
Elena and Fred Howard
Alison L. Lankenau
Martin L. and Lucy Miller Murray
Janet and Michael Sirotta
Edwin Steinberg
Allan and Ronnie Streichler
Olivia van Melle Kamp
Irene Zedlacher
William C. Zifchak
Corporate Sponsors
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