Founders' Council Members

Founders’ Council members provide major funding for our performance season and we are grateful for their support, dedication and encouragement. We extend our most sincere thanks to these individuals for their outstanding generosity:

$50,000+
  • Peter Allard
  • Linda and Graham Brown
  • Raymond Heung
  • Dr. Kevin B. Leslie
  • Sonya Wall
$25,000–$49,999
  • Melina Buckley and J.J. Camp
  • Carol and Byran Gibson
  • Jane McLennan
$15,000–$24,999
  • Sandra and James Pitblado
  • Katerina Tieman and David Scott
$10,000–$14,999
  • Joanie Anderson
  • Stan and Kathy Hamilton
  • Fraley Jane Palmer
  • Don and Jane Shumka
  • Bruce Wright
$5,000–$9,999
  • Jill Diamond
  • Melanie Ferrandi and Doug Leard
  • Anndraya Luui
  • Sherry Killam
  • Leslie Lee and John Murphy
  • Robert Lemon, in memory of Robert Ledingham
  • Renée Levcovitch
  • Maureen and Larry Lunn
  • Gerald and Sheahan McGavin
  • Coreen Sol
  • Cheryl Stevens
  • Chuck Willms & Thora Sigurdson
$2,500–$4,999
  • Anonymous (1)
  • Graeme Barrit
  • Marnie Carter
  • John A. Davis
  • Graham Falkowsky
  • Chrislana and John Gregory
  • Donald Hayes
  • Jennifer Johnstone
  • Ingrid Leong
  • Margaret Mason
  • Pamela MacDonald
  • Emily Molnar
  • Michael and Inna O'Brian
  • Jean Orr
  • Alan and Gwendoline Pyatt
  • Robert J. Riecken
  • Lynette and Fay Son Hing
  • Ginny and David Strang
  • Jim and Monika Sullivan
  • Charles E. Young
$1,000–$2,499
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Susan Adams
  • Timothy Agg and Stuart Alcock
  • David Allison and Christopher Nicholson
  • Santa Aloi
  • Larry Beasley and Sandy Logan
  • Tina and Tom Blaney
  • Tom and Lori Bradley
  • Ruth Brodie
  • Janice Cameron
  • Monte Clark
  • John Clark
  • Sai Di
  • Drs. Allen and Connie Eaves
  • John Esdaile
  • Jenifer Fenske
  • Stephen Fitterman
  • Marcie Flom
  • Deborah and William Gibson
  • Noel Golden and Danielle Verbrugge
  • Robert Goldstein and Christine Kerr
  • Rick Graham
  • Victoria Graham
  • Dr. Sheldon Green
  • Liz Haan and Bill Holt
  • Susan and Matthew Hall
  • Dr. Peter Harnetty
  • Gordon Harris
  • Jane Durante and Henry Hawthorn
  • Branislav Henselmann
  • Judith Horne
  • Shell Johnson
  • Erika Kertesz-Green
  • Barbara Klebanoff
  • Elisabeth and David Kyle
  • Nelson Lacharity
  • Irma and Marvin Lamoureux
  • The McGrane-Pearson Endowment Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
  • Susan Mertens and Max Wyman
  • Michael F. Morrissey
  • Fraser Norrie and David Clarke
  • Barra O' Brian
  • Michelle Pullan and Rino Pace
  • Paula Palyga and David Demers
  • Frances Picherack
  • Elaine Pitblado
  • Charles Pitts and Lael King
  • Ann Ramsay and Chris Pollard
  • Sonja Sanguinetti
  • Melanie and Eric Semlacher
  • Dr. Philip Sestak
  • Wendy Stephen
  • Patricia Tolmie
  • Con Verburg
  • Mahmoud Virani
  • Carole Walkinshaw
  • Denis Walz
  • Dr. Linda Warren
  • Peeter and Mary Wesik, Wesgroup
  • Andrea Zwack and Michael Vermette
Legacy Circle
  • Our future looks bright, many thanks to the following for planned gifts to Ballet BC:
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  • Anonymous (3)
  • The Estate of Donald Allen
  • Ann Claire Angus Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
  • Ann Coombs
  • The Estate of John Cabeldu
  • Jillian Francis
  • The Liz Haan and Bill Holt Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
  • The Estate of Jean Hyatt
  • The Estate of Joanie King
  • Madelaine Koenigsberg
  • Irma & Martin Lamoureux
  • The Estate of Kenneth Long
  • Don and Carol Lyster
  • The Estate of Ronald D. Pearson
  • The Estate of Lois Smith
  • Jason Wrobleski

Ballet BC Friends

Ticket sales cover less than half the cost of what you see on stage and every dollar contributed helps to support our season. Many, many thanks to our Ballet BC Friends:

$500–$999
  • Anonymous (1)
  • Robert Armstrong
  • Andrew and Kerry Block
  • Sherry Cavallin
  • Pam Cooper
  • Sheila Cowie
  • Stephane Deseau
  • Peter Dickinson and Richard Cavell
  • Angela Dudek and Ben Fitch
  • Dorothy and Robert Findlay
  • Ann Fowler
  • Sandra Gajic
  • Arlene Gladstone
  • Carolyn Haddock
  • Richard and Carol Henriquez
  • Peter Holowka
  • Jake and Judy Kerr
  • Janet and Derwyn Lea
  • Claude Ledoux
  • Elaine Murray
  • Coleen and Howard Nemtin
  • Daniel and Pauline Nocente
  • Helen and John O'Brian
  • John J. O'Leary
  • Charles Sale and Margaret Charlton
  • Ilona Scharer
  • Larry D. Stonsifer
  • Grant Vanston
  • Bruno Wall
  • Ulrika Wallersteiner
  • Mark Ward and Adriana Santa
  • Sam Wong
$250–$499
  • Sheila Begg
  • Victoria Bushnell
  • Ann Cameron
  • Dr. Kate Dahlstrom
  • Jill Davidson
  • Aurela and Michael Edgson
  • Desirée Ellis
  • Helaine Erickson-Shepard
  • Kiana Fisher
  • Jane Flick & Robert Heidbreder
  • Ronald E. Gibbs
  • Peter Gorgopa
  • John Hallett
  • Dr. Evelyn J. Harden
  • Keith Hamakawa
  • Maggi Cheetham and Tom Hobley
  • Mel Kaushansky
  • Margaret Kerr
  • Greg Kirkham
  • Jason Kur
  • Greg Leach
  • Elizabeth Lloyd
  • William Longstaff
  • Eileen Manning
  • Marie Schneider and Richard Dettman
  • Andrew Serrant
  • Peter E. Thaler
  • George and Nancy Thorn
  • Lawrence Ward
  • Kathryn and Jim Woodward
  • Brenda Young
$100–$249
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Hessie and David Abramowitz
  • Sue Abzinger
  • Jason and Ali Attew
  • Joseph Bardsley
  • Gillian Beattie
  • Susan Beechey
  • Tiran Behrouz
  • Mackenzie Marie Biggar
  • Michelle Blackwell
  • Johanne Blenkin
  • Alain Boisset
  • Charles Brook
  • Brian Burke
  • Louise Brecht, in memory of Fraser Cowie
  • Jamil Bundalli
  • Melanie Carfantan-McLachlan
  • Carol Carr
  • Ru Christogeorge
  • Judith Coffin
  • Stephanie Coleridge
  • Kathryn Cottam
  • Esther Cummer
  • Denise and Stewart Cunningham
  • Ainsley Cyopik
  • John Dalrymple
  • Monica Drake
  • Janet Ericksen
  • Ian Farthing
  • Andrea Fehsenfeld
  • G. Douglas Fenton
  • Jane Lee Fernyhough
  • Dr. Thalia Field
  • Daniel Fiss
  • Maureen Fitzgerald and Ervin Schaad, in memory of Fraser Cowie
  • Nancy Frohlick
  • Francesca Fung
  • Glenna Geddes
  • John Geddes
  • Erika Gerson
  • Katherine Gerson
  • Anthony J. Giacinti, in memory of Lola MacLaughlin
  • Samantha Gill
  • Gary and Jesse Glans
  • Kenneth Gracie
  • Erik Graff
  • Linda Graham
  • Yvonne Grohmuller
  • Candace Haddock
  • Patricia Harrold
  • Bill Hay
  • William H. May
  • Sybil Henteleff
  • Stan Holman
  • Trish Hopkins
  • David M. Hunter
  • Donald Ingledew
  • Kathleen E. Jarvis
  • Marnie Jarvis
  • Earl Jenkins
  • Hodie Kahn
  • Susan and Alexander Kirkpatrick
  • Elisabeth Kwan
  • David Lach
  • Irene LaRochelle
  • Trevor Lautens, in memory of Anna Jenson
  • Fred Lee and Joshua McVeity
  • Margaret Leeper
  • Nancy Lehman
  • Janine Love
  • Hilary Lukin Johnston
  • Susan Macdonald
  • Fernando H. Magadan
  • Patricia Manly
  • Laurel March
  • Trevor McLain and Darrell Mahoney
  • Teresa Milden
  • Dr. Carolyn Montgomery
  • David Moriarty
  • Peggy Mutch
  • Cindy and Gary Onstad
  • Barbara Pennyway
  • Noni Raskin
  • H. Janet Reid
  • Frank Salisbury
  • Sabine Rouques
  • Frank Salisbury
  • Delayne Sartison
  • Carol Schneider
  • Manrico Scremin
  • Shiff Family Vancouver Fund, held at the Vancouver Foundation
  • Percy Shroff
  • Diego Silva
  • Rosamond Smith
  • Patricia A. Starkie
  • Ian and Jane Strang
  • Beverley Taylor
  • Diana Tchakalian
  • Shannon Tennant
  • Jan Tennant
  • Garth Thurber
  • Elizabeth Tompkins
  • Lyle Truden
  • Vivian Urquhart
  • Maria Angelica Valenzuela
  • Johanne Vincent
  • Vincent Wheeler
  • Frances White
  • Derek Wilson
  • Henry Wong
  • Katherine Wreford and Bruce McLean
  • Tony and Jean Yaremko
$1–$99
  • Anonymous (2)
  • Dareren Ainsley
  • Debra Akhurst
  • Wendy Atkinson
  • Eric Beauchesne
  • Ingrid Bjerkelund
  • Liz Bowell
  • Genevieve Breau
  • Maria Chu
  • Brian Coleman
  • Ruth Comisarow
  • Susan Dehnal, in memory of Ladene E. Dehnel
  • Peter Dodek and Hella Lee
  • Marla Eist
  • Susan Evans
  • Paul Geddes
  • Denise Gilbert
  • Mary Godolphin
  • Marnie Gordon
  • Valeria Gruson
  • Dorothy Ellen Hansen
  • Karin Hartner
  • Ye He
  • Amanda Hecimovic
  • Elizabeth Hunter
  • Morrey Rae Hutnick
  • Lindsay Jang
  • Shalina Ladhani
  • Carolyn Liu
  • Donald and Carol Lyster
  • Fiona MacKay
  • Ellen Mason
  • Kjartan Mather
  • Erika Mayall
  • Barbara McBride
  • Ethel Pattison
  • Donna Popovich
  • Jana Posyniak
  • Cynthia Ramsay
  • Sarah Reynolds
  • Brien Roy
  • Julie Rudd
  • Patricia Shuster
  • Susan Stefanshyn
  • Rosa Stenberg
  • Pat Stewart
  • Alana D. van Dam
  • Jane Wace
  • Wee Dance Inc. through Kiana Fisher
  • Raven White
  • Desiree Zurowski
Special Thanks
  • Stuart Alcock
  • David Allison
  • Arts Umbrella
  • Dr. Larry Chan
  • David Cohen, Geodis International
  • Garfield Crooks
  • The Dance Centre
  • Gillian Freeman
  • Artemis Gordon
  • Cathy Gordon
  • Rick Graham
  • Paul Larocque
  • Glenda Ollero
  • McCarthy Tétrault
  • Dr. Anthony McDougall
  • Michael Slobodian
  • Dr. Nardia Strydom
  • Cindi Wicklund
  • And to ALL of our wonderful volunteers, THANK YOU!
  • Lists current as of October 18, 2017