Foundation Giving

San Francisco Ballet School students perform student demonstrations (© Erik Tomasson)

San Francisco Ballet School students perform student demonstrations (© Erik Tomasson)

San Francisco Ballet continues to demonstrate that a successful dance company is built on strategic planning and strong leadership as well as artistic excellence.

– James Irvine Foundation

Support Us Through Foundation Giving

Private, family, and community foundations help to support new works, costumes, Ballet School faculty positions, touring, outreach, and general operating expenses.

For further information about Foundation Giving, please contact Elisabeth Morgan, institutional giving officer, at or 415.865.6626.

San Francisco Ballet gratefully acknowledges its foundation and government partners for their generous support.

Grand Benefactor

Gifts of $250,000 and above
Grants for the Arts
The Hellman Foundation

Artistic Director's Council

Gifts of $100,000 to $249,999
Gaia Fund
Shelby and Frederick Gans Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
George F. Jewett Foundation
Koret Foundation
Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation
The Bernard Osher Foundation
The Seiger Family Foundation

Presenter's Council

Gifts of $50,000 to $99,999
Edward Baker Foundation
Cox Family Foundation
Flora Family Foundation
Richard and Elizabeth Fullerton Family Foundation
Stephen and Margaret Gill Family Foundation
Grossman Family Foundation
The Diana Dollar Knowles Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
The Shubert Foundation, Inc.
Wallis Foundation

Sponsor's Council

Gifts of $25,000 to $49,999
Arrillaga Foundation
H. B. and Lucille Horn Foundation
The William G. Irwin Charity Foundation
Lamond Family Foundation
The Charles Henry Leach, II Fund
Masud and Alex Mehran Foundation
Tang Family Foundation

Chairman's Council

Gifts of $15,000 to $24,999
The Cockayne Fund Inc.
Crescent Porter Hale Foundation
John Brockway Huntington Foundation
Roberts Foundation
K.A. Zankel Foundation

Choreographer's Council

Gifts of $10,000 to $14,999
Ryna and Melvin Cohen Family Foundation
Crankstart Foundation
G. Fredrick Charitable Foundation
Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund
John and Marcia Goldman Foundation
Guzik Foundation
Mimi and Peter Haas Fund
Walter & Elise Haas Fund
Sunlight Giving Foundation
Heising-Simons Foundation
The Walske Charitable Foundation
The Wingate Foundation
Zellerbach Family Foundation

Last updated 11.06.2015