Thank You to our Supporters

2017 Annual Gala: TIME WARP

The Museum would like give a special thank you the following individuals and businesses whose generous contributions helped make our 2016 Gala Time Warp a huge success.

Sponsors & Gifts

  • Kathryn Adams
  • Zenda Addis & Terry Powell
  • Albemarle Inn
  • Ames & Amanda Alexander
  • Jim & Sharon Allard
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Allegra Asheville
  • Lin Andrews
  • ARCA Design, PLLC
  • Jon & Lauri Arnold
  • Asheville Citizen-Times
  • Miles & Bernadette Bender
  • Robert Benites
  • Lucrecia & Estela Bernal
  • Alex Bernstein
  • Beverly-Grant, Inc.
  • The Biltmore Company
  • Biltmore Estate Wine Company
  • Boom Boxes, Etc.
  • Ed Bresler
  • Fleur Bresler
  • Lauren Brunk
  • David & Susan Buhner
  • Buzzy Cannady
  • Bob & Ellen Carr
  • Celine & Company Catering “On Broadway”
  • Chesnut
  • Betty Clark
  • Contemporaneo Asheville
  • Tina Councel
  • Carolyn & Orville Coward
  • Nancy Crosby
  • Phill & Karen Cutright
  • George & Mary Dambach
  • John & Joan Dickson
  • Patrick & Heather Doyle
  • Duke Energy
  • Ron & Nancy Edgerton
  • Carl & Susan Eisdorfer
  • Bob & Carole Erikson
  • Nancy Ferguson
  • Suzanne Fitzgerald
  • French Broad Chocolate Lounge
  • Andrew Glasgow
  • Charles & Yvonne Goldsmith
  • Ric & Liz Goodman
  • Grapevine Distributors
  • Darren & Marissa Green
  • Mary G. Hagood
  • Eric & Rebecca Halvorson
  • Cliff Hamilton & Jill Foley
  • Andrew & Hathia Hayes
  • Frederick Heath & Merrily Orsini
  • Jenny Henegan
  • Bob & Lori Herlin
  • Hickory Nut Gap Farm
  • Hi-Wire Brewing Company
  • Kevin & Jo Hogan
  • Valerie Hoh
  • Susan Holden
  • Nancy Holmes
  • HomeTrust Bank
  • Hornaday Design
  • John Hoskins & Laura Webb
  • David Huff
  • David & Thorunn Ivey
  • Sunil & Lisa Iyer
  • Ellen James
  • Michael & Katherine James
  • Jerald Melberg Gallery
  • Jewels That Dance
  • James Kearns & Fernanda Garcia
  • Jon & Ann Kemske
  • Anne Kimmel
  • Joe & Jill Lawrence
  • Louise Layton
  • Bill Lenoci
  • Penelope Lindsay
  • Local Cloth
  • Alan & Carolyn Luce
  • Rebecca Lynch-Maass
  • Marianne Elrick Manley
  • Steve Mann
  • Shirley Anne McCullough
  • Monty McCutchen & Terri Sigler
  • Alan & Sally McGuinn
  • Kristi McMillan
  • Karen & Robert Milnes
  • David Moltke-Hansen & Patricia Poteat
  • Montebrisa Boutique B&B
  • The Montreat Scottish Society
  • Melissa Moore
  • Roger Munch & Susan Swiger
  • Frances Myers
  • Pam Myers
  • Russell & Ladene Newton
  • North Carolina Arboretum
  • Butch & Kathy Patrick
  • Jim & Julia Peterson
  • Phantom Pantone
  • Jim & Bitsy Powell
  • Preferred Parking Service, LLC
  • Ross & June Reeves
  • Renaissance Asheville Hotel
  • Royal Parking
  • Ron Rumford
  • Anrika Rupp
  • Jim Samsel & Kim McGuire
  • Waid & Babbie Shelton
  • Martha Shepard
  • Ralph Simpson & Mark Espy
  • Robert & Alison Sipes
  • Phil & Patricia Smith
  • Steve & Barbara Spradling
  • SRO Coffee & Dried Fruits
  • George & Jill Stowe
  • Hank & Marita Strauss
  • Sunnyside Trading Company
  • Judy Swan
  • Tops for Shoes
  • Kathy Triplett
  • William Tucker & Lou Ella Stewart
  • Rebecca Tuggle
  • Larry Turner
  • Susan Turner
  • The Van Winkle Law Firm
  • Village Antiques & Interiors, Inc.
  • Henry Watts, Jr.
  • Fred & Marianne Weaver
  • Warrene Williams
  • Marty & Samantha Williams
  • Jim Wilson & Lynne Poirier-Wilson
  • Hank & Nancy Young
  • Your Vase or Mine
  • Gary & Olivia Zahler
  • Robert Zimmerman
Tributes

These gifts were given in honor or memory of special Museum friends. Tribute giving is a thoughtful way to honor a loved one. The following are tribute gifts received through September 30, 2017.

In Honor of Ladene & Russell Newton

  • Ann & Bill Newton

In Honor of Barbara, Bill and Stella Baggett

  • Helen Carlisle

In Memory of Mrs. Ginger Barnett

  • Robert Barnett
  • Dorothy Hamill

In Memory of Mr. George Bireline

  • Jennie Bireline

In Honor of Dr. Jane Bramham & Dr. Cam Collins

  • Howard & Juanita Spanogle

In Memory of Mr. Phillip Broughton

  • Anonymous
  • Billy & Anna Mills
  • Judy Swan

In Memory of Ms. Dorothy Hamill

  • Frances Myers
  • Pamela Myers

In Honor of Rebecca Lynch-Maass

  • Popsie Lynch

In Honor of Mrs. Frances Myers

  • Helen Eill
  • Ute Roth

In Memory of Mr. Nat Myers

  • Herb & Jayne Gallinger

In Honor of Ms. Pamela Myers

  • Chris Del Re & Nick Hartman
  • Ute Roth
  • David Smith
  • Jim Wilson & Lynne Poirier-Wilson

In Memory of Mr. Ted Oliver

  • Anonymous

In Memory of Mrs. Linda Topper

  • Buncombe County Master Gardener Project
  • Nancy Crosby
  • Frances Myers
  • Pamela Myers
  • Hank & Joanne Obst

In Honor of Icey Stitt

  • David Kreshek
Spring Appeal

This list acknowledges contributions made in response to the Museum’s Fall Appeal campaign. An Appeal gift is above and beyond membership and provides crucial support for all aspects of the Museum’s programming. This list reflects gifts through September 30, 2017. A gift to the Annual Fund is always appreciated, any time of the year. Contact Joanna K. Miller in the development department at 828.253.3227, ext. 117 or jmiller@ashevilleart.org to make a gift or for more information.

$1,000 +

  • Robert Barnett
  • Paul & Michelle Farago
  • Michael & Kay Goodman
  • Susan Holden
  • Nancy Holmes
  • Barbara & Michael Keleher Family
  • Mary L. Powell
  • Charles & Susan Shanor
  • William Solmson & Karen Spacek

$500 +

  • Jennie Bireline
  • Helen Carlisle
  • Brian & Gail McCarthy
  • Pam Myers
  • Butch & Kathy Patrick
  • Miller & Constance Williams
  • James Wilson & Lynne Poirier-Wilson
  • Gary & Olivia Zahler

$200 +

  • Lin Andrews
  • Anonymous
  • Nat & Anne Burkhardt
  • Eugene “Bob” Carr, Jr.
  • Lee & Gene Casey
  • Rudolf & Laurie Ekstein
  • Sonya Friedrich
  • Dr. & Mrs. John Hazlehurst
  • Betty Holden
  • John Hoskins & Laura Webb
  • Katherine & Michael James
  • Tamra Johnson
  • Shirley Anne McCullough
  • Terri Sigler & Monty McCutchen
  • Meg & Elwood Miles
  • Fran Myers
  • Joyce & Bill Ossmann
  • Jim & Julia Peterson
  • Pat Phillips & Mike Wang
  • Jim & Bitsy Powell
  • Cherry & Paul Lentz Saenger
  • Waid & Babbie Shelton
  • Mark Sidelnick & Marti Svoboda
  • Howard & Juanita Spanogle
  • George & Jill Stowe
  • Marge Vollmerhausen
  • Harry & Nancy Young

$100 +

  • Max & Lillian Alexander
  • Anonymous (2)
  • Joan Berk
  • Alex & Jessica Bernstein
  • Courtney Blossman
  • Werner & Kay Bonitz
  • William & Cathy Chambers
  • Jeff & Nan Cole
  • Jane Coxe
  • Lynne Courtney Diehl
  • Miles & Millicent Elmore
  • Ron & Patricia Godbold
  • Trey Groce
  • William & Alice Hart
  • Frederick Heath & Merrily Orsini
  • Oz Henry, Jr.
  • David & Thorunn Ivey
  • Janet & Jones
  • Leah Karpen
  • David Kreshek
  • Carolyn & Alan Luce
  • Hugh & Carol McCollum
  • Roger & Judith Miller
  • Billy & Anna Mills
  • Doug & Darcy Orr
  • Ron & Valerie Patton
  • Colin & Heather Post
  • Doris & Louis Potash
  • Ute Roth
  • Kay Saenger
  • Christine & Greg Sams
  • Story Point Media
  • Hank & Marita Strauss
  • Shirley Tenney & Paul Merriken
  • Tunc & Nancy Togar
  • Randall & Patricia Vanderbeek
  • Debbie & Mark Ward
  • Judy Watson
  • Betsy & Andrew White
  • Janet Whitworth & Mark Whitney

Under $100

  • Anonymous (4)
  • Fredreen Bernatovicz
  • Carol & Robert Berry
  • Jay Bonner & Jessica Bayer
  • Norman & Marilyn Dawson
  • Mr. & Mrs. W.J. de Groot
  • Helen Eill
  • Victor & Sharon Fahrer
  • Herb & Jayne Gallinger
  • Andrew Glasgow
  • Clementine Gregory
  • Anna Hayward
  • Patti C. Hughes
  • Dana Irwin
  • Janet Kransberger
  • Richard Mayberry & Martha Tonissen Mayberry
  • Dale McEntire
  • Nancy Shuman
  • Nancy Stewart
  • Cynthia Wilson
Gifts and Grants

Sponsorships, designated gifts and grants provide vital support for exhibitions, educational programs for audiences of all ages, the Museum’s permanent collection and much more. The Museum would like to acknowledge the generosity of the following donors for cash gifts and grants received March 1 – September 30, 2017.

$200,000+

  • Henry Luce Foundation, Inc.

$150,000+

  • Ms. Joyce Spitzer Estate

$40,000+

  • Midgard Foundation
  • North Carolina Arts Council

$5,000+

  • Anonymous
  • The Beattie Foundation
  • The Center for Craft, Creativity and Design
  • Butch & Kathy Patrick
  • Waid & Babbie Shelton

$1,500+

  • Gary Anderson
  • Anonymous
  • Nat & Anne Burkhardt
  • Ron & Nancy Edgerton
  • Carl & Susan Eisdorfer
  • Jon & Ann Kemske
  • Joe & Jill Lawrence
  • Brian & Gail McCarthy
  • Robert & Karen Milnes
  • Russell & Ladene Newton
  • Jim & Julia Peterson
  • Cherry & Paul Lentz Saenger
  • Miller & Constance Williams
  • Dale Weiler & Loti Woods
  • Gary & Olivia Zahler

$1,000+

  • Courtney Blossman
  • Dean Eayre
  • Bolling Farmer
  • Susan Holden
  • Bill Lenoci
  • Ann & Bill Newton
  • Rob Pulleyn
  • Cason Rankin
  • Michael Sartisky
  • Rick Swanson
  • Susan Turner

Under $1,000

  • R.K. Benites
  • Buncombe County Master Gardener Project Fund
  • Contemporaneo Asheville
  • Nancy Crosby
  • ExxonMobil Foundation
  • Judy Appleton Memorial Fund
  • Frances Myers
  • Pam Myers
  • Hank & Joanne Obst
  • Omni Hotels & Resorts
  • Jim & Bitsy Powell
  • Ute Roth
  • M.J.  Teaford
  • Judy Swan
  • Jim & Lynne Poirier-Wilson