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OMAHA COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE SUPPORTERS

The Omaha Community Playhouse greatly appreciates your gift and desires to recognize you appropriately. Please feel free to contact the Development Department at (402) 553-4890, ext. 145 with any corrections or omissions. We would love to recognize your monetary or in-kind gift of $100 or more. Gifts are listed for one year after the date they are received. All memorial and celebratory gifts made to the Omaha Community Playhouse Foundation will be listed regardless of donation amount. This page will be updated twice annually.


Gifts acknowledged were received between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016

IMPRESARIO ($30,000+)

Marian and Harold Andersen
ConAgra Foods
Cox Communications
Douglas County Division of Tourism
Marianne Festersen Trust
First National Bank
The Hawks Foundation
Lauritzen Foundation
Mammel Foundation
Mutual of Omaha
Friend of the Playhouse
TD Ameritrade
WOWT

PRODUCER ($10,000-$29,000)

Friend of the Playhouse
Cindy and Scott Heider
Carter and Vernie Jones
Rich and Fran Juro
KETV
Kiewit Corporation
KPMG LLP
Fox 42 & CW15
Lamp, Rynearson & Associates, Inc.
Gerry and Bruce Lauritzen
Lincoln Financial Foundation
Methodist Health System
Nebraska Arts Council and Nebraska Cultural Endowment
Wm. A. and Norma Nelson Foundation
Big O 101.9
Omaha Steaks
The Giger Foundation
Peter Kiewit Foundation
David and Anne Rismiller
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Valmont Industries, Inc.
Gale and Judy Wickersham
WoodmenLife

PLAYWRIGHT ($5,000-$9,999)

Bank of the West
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Mr. and Mrs. N. P. Dodge, Jr.
Ramona and Deryl Hamann
NP Dodge Company
The Reader
Rotella's Bakery
Ruth and Bill Scott
Security National Bank
Kathy and Jim Simpson
Tenaska, Inc.
Friend of the Playhouse

ARTIST ($2,500-$4,999)

American National Bank
Suzanne Arkfeld
Backer Family Charitable Trust
Borsheims Fine Jewelry & Gifts
Mark and Luann Brinkman
eBay Foundation
Friend of the Playhouse
Friend of the Playhouse
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Gordman
David and Katherine Haar
Ellen Hargus
J. K. Barker Foundation
John A. Gentleman Mortuaries and Cremation Services
Kathy Lewis and the late Dr. Jack Lewis
Lincoln Financial Group
John and Corliss Lovstad
David and Janice McAlpine
Charlene and Lloyd Meyer
Dorothy Otis
John and Margaret Rebensdorf
Joel and Nancy Schlessinger
Jeff and Esther Smith
Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Thomas
Emily Tonniges
Judith M. Vann
Anne Thorne Weaver
Whitmore Charitable Trust

DIRECTOR ($1,000-$2,499)

Nancy Abboud
Barton J and Paula J Barcel
Mr. Tom Barker
Ellie Batt
Betty L. Beach, PhD.
The Fred and Sally Bekins Foundation
Thomas M. and Lee E. Belford
Linda Berens
Blackman & Associates, PC
Blue Stem Prairie Foundation
Janice Boyer and William Piepmeier
Dr. and Mrs. William Bruns
Susan Butler
Jim and Anne Carroll
Karen Casterline
Craig S. Clawson
Ike and Roz Friedman Foundation
Susan E. Conine
Mr. Henry A. Davis
Mary Dew
Edward and Lida Robinson Charitable Trust
David and Kristine Evans
Harlan O. Falk
Fashion Cleaners
Mr. and Mrs. Jim Fitzgarrald
William and Barbara Fitzgerald Family Foundation
Mr. Jack Frost
Kathy and Gary Gates
Doug and Lizzy Gilbert
Joanne Gilmore
James and Martha Goedert
Great Western Bank
The Law Firm of Gross & Welch
Marilyn and Rob Hansen
John and Laura Iliff
Louise Jeffrey
Nicholas Jessen
David and Kristine Karnes
Jennifer Katz
Jane Keller
Cannon Kinchelow
David and Candi Kirkwood
Gerold and Katherine Klein
Mr. and Mrs. Milton Kleinberg
Ms. Linda Knipp
Mr. and Mrs. Howard M. Kooper
John and Wende Kotouc
Dr. Rudy and Suzanne Kotula
Landen Foundation
Pat Langford
Mark and Theresa Laughlin
Joel and Lisa Long Family
Lindsay Lundholm
Sandy Maass and Alan Thelen
Dr. Mark and Catherine Demes Maydew
Maggie and Mike McMeekin
Mrs. Carolyn P. Meissner
Kirk and Jacqueline Nance
Anne and John Nelson
Louise Nichols
Omaha Community Foundation
Mrs. Edward F. (Dee) Owen
The Parker Family Foundation
Teresa Paulsen
Pegasus Travel Center
Steven and Christine Pharr
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Priesman
Marjorie Pullen
Mary Anne and Bruce Ramge
Hon. and Mrs. William Riley
The Rotary Club of Omaha
Dave and Connie Rumbaugh
Dr. Pat Salerno
The Phillip and Terri Schrager Foundation
Sissy Katelman Silber
Slosburg Family Charitable Trust
Dr. Carl and Sheryl Smith
Dr. Edgar and Carol Smith
Mr. and Mrs. H. Wayne Smith
Jeffrey and Sherry Taxman
Hal Timm
Del and Phyllis Toebben
Jim and Susan Tracy
Dr. Stanley and Dorothy Truhlsen
Union Pacific Company (FFEG)
Gordon T. and Joy S. Watanabe
Wells Fargo
West Omaha Sertoma Club
Warren and Nancy Whitted, Jr.
Marc and Tara Wisdom
David Wise
Yahoo! Employee Foundation

BACKSTAGE CREW ($500-$999)

Chuck and Susan Adams
Laura Beth Barr
George and Nancy Behringer
Mike and Michelle Berlin
Bottling Group LLC
Katie Broman
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Carpenter
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cormaci
Dr. and Mrs. Leon Davis
DeBoer & Associates, CPAs
Marjorie Ducey
Mary Anne Dworak
Jean Eckberg
James Eisenhardt
Darlynn and Tom Fellman
Megan Fonfara
Dr. and Mrs. Gordon Fredrickson
Margaret Greteman
Mike and Kathy Gross
Dr. John and Janis Haggstrom
Hockenbergs
Margaret Hogan
Home Instead Senior Care
Walt and Marilyn Horner
Greg and Tracy Hoye
Beth Jensen
Cathy Katzenberger
Mr. Dennis J. Ketter
Friend of the Playhouse
M. Patricia Leuschen
Jean Lucas
Rick and Madeleine MacDonald
Camille Metoyer Moten
Jim and Bobbie Montequin
Ken and Mary Moy
Duncan Murphy
Daniel and Shirley Neary
Sharee and Murray Newman
Martha and Fritz Nuffer
Omaha World-Herald
The Oriental Trading Company
Jo and Rick Prusha
Marilyn Rea
John and Ruth Sage
Tim and Cindy Schmad
Natan and Hannah Schwalb
Rick and Margaret Scofield
Sertoma Club of Omaha
Sertoma Club of Southwest Omaha, Inc.
Eve Simon
Dr. Tyrus and Mrs. Jean Soares
Squires, Inc.
Mary Jo Strong
Friend of the Playhouse
Travelers Community Connections
Mr. and Mrs. Drew Vamosi
Errol Waits
Linda and Edwin Willis
Michael F. and Meaghen Wostoupal

CHORUS ($100-$499)

Mr. and Mrs. Chris Abboud
Charles Adams
David and Patti Adler
American Title, Inc.
Carolyn Owen Anderson
David and Kathryn Anderson
Ken and Jolene Anderson
Rodney and Cynthia Anderson
Shervin and Michele Ansari
Ed and Mary Ann Arnone
Esther Auch Moedy
Gail F. Baker and James McCarty
Robert and Joanne Banks
Ms. Jamie Barker
Stephen and Peg Bartelt
Cheryl Baumgartner
Mary Baumstark
Jean C. Bell
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Benschoter
Beau Bisson
Dr. and Mrs. Steven and Joyce Black
Friend of the Playhouse
Judith Boelts
Linda Bors
Lee and Dee Ann Bowen
Sheila Bracken
Judy and Ted Brass
Bradley and Denise Britigan
Mrs. Patrick Brookhouser
Steve and Margie Bross
Deb and Sam Brower
Bruce and Patty Brumm
Ann Burkholder
Chuck and Kay Burris
Jean Cambridge
Laurie Smith Camp
Tammy Carlson
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Carne
Murray Joseph Casey
Kevin and Cindy Cawley
Donna Lee Chaney
Joyce E. Christensen
Naomi Christensen
Oscar and Lois Christensen
Mark and Dawn Chronister
Don and Joan Cimpl
Fred and Nora Clingman
Patricia T. Clow
Dr. Sam Cohen
Elizabeth Collins
James C. and Carol A. Coulter
Joyce Cramer
Curzon Promotional Graphics
Nancy Darst
Kurt and Mary Davey
Spencer and Vivian Davis
Steven and Tiffany Denenberg
Stephen and Brenda Dick
Sid and Dawn Dinsdale
Pawel Doloto
Barbara and J. Craig Domski
Robin and Joe Donovan
Above & Beyond Cleaning Services
Judith Douglas
Maj. Gen. Bill and Jackie Doyle
Gregg Drabek
Janis Drvol
Linda Dunlop
William Dwyer
Don and Judy Eades
Michele and Greg Eakins
Matthew Ellis
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Epstein
Korene A. Erickson Fehringer
John Wm. and Nancy Estabrook
Ms. Toby Fellman
Dr. David and Judi Finkle
Jim and Joan Fishback
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Fitzpatrick
Barbara Ford
Rogene Foy
Debbie and Scott Friedman
Mrs. Lois Friedman
Paul and Pam Friskopp
Ms. Deb Garrett
Michelle Garrity
Lynn and Jane Gaston
Don and Wilma Getz
Dale and Peg Gilbert
Sheri and Greg Gillham
Nancy Goldberg
Jerry and Betty Golmanavich
Dan K. Gomez
Friend of the Playhouse
D'Arcy Goodrich
Marlene Goos
Candace and Richard Gorton
JR and Steph Gould
Diane Green
Nancy and Don Greenberg
Doris Greendyke
Dr. and Mrs. John D. Griffiths
Sherry Grout
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gustafson
David and Barbara Haggart
John and Ann Haggstrom
Robert and Jane Hailey
Lee Ellen Halprin
Linda E. Hammer
Catherine Hanson
Jim and Sandy Hanson
Dr. Nancy Harms and Mr. Gerhart Wehrbein
Shirley Hartranft
John and Jean Hartwell
Ron and Shari Heath
Ken and Mary Jane Heavrin
Jim and Cristy Hedgpeth
Jeannette Heese
Richard Hekl
Mary Lou Hembree
Nancy Hemmingsen
Ron and Debra Hines
Cliff and Marcia Hollestelle
Dave and Susie Hollman
Nancy Holloran
Gayl Hopkins
Michael Howland and Linda Matson
Michael Hubbard
John and Kathy Hughes
Audrey Hulsey and James Hulsey
Jennifer Hulsey
Mary Alice Hurlburt and Delores J. Cantu
Bill Hutson
Mr. and Mrs. Steven Idelman
Elaine Jabenis
Connie and Larry Jacobsen
Barbara Jerlin Siverts
Mary M. Jetton
David and Carol Johnson
Erik, Jen, Emma and Simon Johnson
Linda and Richard Johnson
Donald and Theodora Jones
Jerry and Elizabeth Jones
Lindsay Jones
Mr. and Mrs. Marcel Kahn
Howard and Gloria Kaslow
Friend of the Playhouse
Daniel Keiner
Jeffrey Kensel
Dale Kent
Tim Kerrigan
Kathleen Kersey
Carolyn Kesick
Cynthia Keyes
Susan Kineen
Charles and Mary Kluver
Dr. Merlyn D. Knudson and Mr. James Davis
Felicia Korengel
Robert and Suzanne Kossow
Mr. and Mrs. David Krecek
Barbara C. Kuhn
Jean Lahrs
Dr. Bill and Deb Lambrecht
Hans and Patricia Langner
Jennifer Larsen and Joe Sisson
Lyn and Natalie Leach
Pat and Jerry Leslie
John and Liz Liakos
Lucille Lienemann
David and Nancy Koch
Robert and Kathy Lodes
Nancy P. Long
Dan and Alison Loring
Avery Loschen
Ms. Kathy Lumpkin
Dr. Ed and Sally Malashock
Jim and Lynn Martin
Dr. Harold and Mrs. Beverly Maurer
Michael McCandless
Jo and Joe McCartney
Stephen McCollister
Stan and Barb McLaughlin
Sheila McNeill
Anne Medeiros
Mike and Sharon Mendlick
Dennis and Joanne Mihelich
Steve and Jeanne Miller
Gloria Mills
John and Trudy Mock
Doc Moller
Roger and Roxanne Mrasek
Tim and Lori Mueller
Douglas and Cecilia Munter
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. W. Musgrave
Bob Nance and Barb Wright
Michael J. Neeson
Larry and Karen Nelsen
Ms. Diane Nelson
Nicole Neumann
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Nichols
Bart and Holly Nighswonger
Patty and Steve Nogg
Butch and Marilyn Noordam
Dr. and Mrs. W. R. (Randy) Nordstrom
Richard and Renee O'Brien
Stephen and Judith Olson
Omaha Performing Arts
Omaha Steaks
Opera Omaha
Timothy Oppold
Jim Othuse
Jan Otter
Gordon and Jane Parry
Alan and Carol Parsow
Gerald and Sharon Patterson
Aaron and Elizabeth Perkinson
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Perry
Douglas Perry and Nancy Roberts
Mary Jo Pinkerton
Lenore Polack
Jim and Lanelle Poole
Mrs. Francie Prier
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Pruse
Marion Pruss
Marjorie Quinlan
Donald and Mary Lee Ranheim
Barbara Rasmussen
Rex and Maggie Rasmussen
Ms. Nancy Ray
Janet M. Rentko
Vic Richards
Dave and Jan Richardson
Martin and Iris Ricks
Kyle Robino
Karl and Christina Rohling
Jack and Janet Rose
Jim and Nancy Rosenthal
Mr. James P. Roubal
Mr. and Mrs. G. Richard Russell
Jeanne Rutledge Smay
Mr. Norm Sack
Sam & Louie's New York Pizzeria
Stephen and Helen Sawtell
Donna Schatz
Michael and Jaymie Schilken
Dr. James and Gloria Schlichtemier
Richard & Veloy Schmidt
Charles Schneider Family Foundation
Ellen Scholl
Kenneth R. Schreiber
Mark Howard Schulze
Friend of the Playhouse
Phyllis Schwartz
Judith Schweikart
James and Joanne Scott-Miller
Roberta I. Sears
John and Debbie Seigel
Dr. and Mrs. Norman Sheldon
Jerry and Barbara Shellberg
Chris Shonka
Michael Sich
Dr. and Mrs. William Singer
Melanie Sloger
Sanford and Patricia Smith
Carol Snyder
Betty Starzec
Jean Stewart
Ms. Marylin M. Stewart
Mary Stolinski and Steve Kenyon
Mrs. W.A. Strauss
Dr. D.F. and Martha Sturtevant
Gregory G. Swanson
Mary Tanner
Vance Taylor
Ann Tekulste
Gary and Eloise Tesar
Alice Thompson
Dr. and Mrs. Jon S. Thompson
John and Jean Thomsen
John and Shirley Thorogood
Mary Titterington
Ben and Kelly Titus
Ruth Tomlinson
Steve and Suz Trusty
Dorothy and Dean Tuma
Marion and Hazel Tylski
U.S. Bank
Ms. Elaine Volkens
Jean Volsicka
Jane Wachter
Sam and Louise Wall
Glenn and Lynn Ward
Dr. James Wax
George and Cheryl Weber
Roger and Kate Weitz
Angie and Don Wells
Andrew Whiteing
Kent and Connie Wichman
Cheryl Wild
Tom and Kay Williams
Alfred Joseph Wingert
Ronald and Diane Withem
Henry E. and Janet S. Wojdyla, Jr.
Danette Wortmann
Joe and Jean Wreschnig
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Wrieth
Gail Walling Yanney, M.D.
Doug and Marianne Young