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 Institutional Giving Officer Elisabeth Morgan 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
Bently Foundation
Gaia Fund
Grants for the Arts
The Hellman Foundation
E. L. Wiegand Foundation

Artistic Director's Council

Gifts of $100,000 to $249,999
Shelby and Frederick Gans Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
George F. Jewett Foundation
Koret Foundation
The Bernard Osher Foundation
The Seiger Family Foundation
The Swanson 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
Dan and Stacey Case Family Foundation
The Cockayne Fund Inc.
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
The Walske Charitable Foundation

Chairman's Council

Gifts of $15,000 to $24,999
Crescent Porter Hale Foundation
Walter & Elise Haas Fund
John Brockway Huntington Foundation
Roberts Foundation

Choreographer's Council

Gifts of $10,000 to $14,999
Ryna and Melvin Cohen Family Foundation
Crankstart Foundation
G. Fredrick Charitable Foundation
John and Marcia Goldman Foundation
Mimi and Peter Haas Fund
Heising-Simons Foundation
Sunlight Giving Foundation
The Wingate Foundation
K.A. Zankel Foundation
Zellerbach Family Foundation

Last updated 05.25.2016