Creating Opportunities for Students and Teachers

2013-14 Donors


Magna Cum Laude

$40,000 and Above

  • Oak Foundation
  • Strowd Roses Inc. 
     

Cum Laude 

$20,000 and Above

  • Anonymous
  • East Chapel Hill Rotary Foundation
  • Louis Tortora Family Charitable Fund 
     

Platinum Circle

$10,000 and Above

  • Compass Group
  • The Ettinger Foundation Inc.
  • UNC Men's Basketball Community Program
     

Valedictorian Circle

$5,000 – 9,999

  • East Chapel Hill Rotary Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Elmo's Diner
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Harrington Bank
  • Jim Kitchen
  • Melvin and Zora Rashkis Charitable Trust
  • The Prentice Foundation, Inc.
  • UNC Health Care
  • Wells Fargo Bank
     

Salutatorian Circle

$3,000 – 4,999

  • Anonymous
  • Daniel and Donna Benjamin
  • Carolina Center for Public Service
  • Duke Energy Foundation
  • Jim and Suki Newton
  • Zylera Pharmaceuticals LLC

Platinum Apple

$1,500-2,999

  • Ann Ludington Sullivan Foundation
  • Anne Craig Barnes Education Enrichment Endowment Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Chapel Hill School of Musical Arts
  • Chapel Hill Historical Society
  • Clifton and Mauney Orthodontic and Pediatric Dentistry
  • Keith DaSilva
  • Dell Giving
  • Hoghton Family Charitable Trust
  • Cherie M. Kuzmiak
  • Orange County, NC
  • Pierce Group Benefits LLC
  • Silverback Foundation Inc.
  • Sonitrol Security Systems of the Triangle
  • The Howard Bayne Fund
  • Kenneth and Patricia Touw
  • Triangle Community Foundation
  • David and Bettina Schmook
  • Sterling Foundation
  • John and Ashley Wilson
     

Golden Apple

$500 – 1,499

  • AICPA
  • Anonymous
  • James Arleth and Jennifer Aspell
  • BB&T
  • Roberta Barrett
  • Jim and Laura Baxley
  • Gerard and Madeline Blobe
  • Cammie Brantley
  • Bell Leadership Institute
  • Biogen Idec Foundation Micro-Grants in Science Education Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Blackman & Sloop, CPAS, PA
  • Bottom Line Business Solutions LLC
  • Carey Family Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Carol Woods
  • Chapel Hill-Carrboro Sunrise Rotary
  • Coleman Huntoon & Brown, PLLC
  • Corley Redfoot Architects Inc.
  • Hurt Covington
  • Jennifer Davis
  • Matthew Ewend and Lisa Carey
  • Frank and Rosalind Goodwin
  • Gary and Donna Gilleskie
  • Glaxo Wellcome Excellence in Teaching Science Award Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Wendy Greene
  • Tom Gualtieri-Reed
  • Christian Haxholdt
  • Hoke/New Vision Architects, Inc.
  • Holmes Oil Company
  • David Huntoon
  • Innovation Management LLC
  • Karen Jessee
  • Julian Price Family Foundation
  • Myungsa Kang
  • Thomas S. Kenan
  • Kim's White Tiger
  • Bruce Knott
  • Frederick G. Lehmann
  • Maze Financial Planning LLC
  • Mark and Debbie McCormick
  • Jean Hix McDonald
  • Heather McLean
  • Measurement Incorporated
  • Mol Orthodontic
  • Morgan Creek Foundation
  • Moseley Architects
  • Soyeon Nam
  • National Christian Foundation
  • NC Subway Group
  • Northern Blue, LLP
  • Girish and Poonam Pande
  • Michael and Dena Papazoglou
  • Performance Automall
  • Phoenix Financial
  • Phyllis Sockwell Chair for Excellence in Elementary Classroom Teaching Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Tom and Laura Porter
  • Mark and Diane Pozefsky
  • Princeton Review of North Carolina
  • PTSA Chair in Humanities Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • R.D. Smith Award Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Renaissance Charitable Foundation
  • Tammy Severt
  • Sorgi Insurance Agency
  • Sounds and Colors, LLC
  • Sports Endeavors
  • Jason Stout
  • The Home Team
  • Michael and Amy Tiemann
  • Triangle Office Equipment
  • Triangle Pool and Spa Co. Inc.
  • Upper Elementary Chair for Excellence in Teaching Innovation Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Wells Fargo Foundation Matching Gift
  • Ford and Allison Worthy
  • Hongqiu Yang
  • Abby Zarkin
  • Serge and Jennifer Zwikker
     

Silver Apple

$100-499

  • Shirley Abraham
  • Tiffany Allen
  • Alliant Energy Foundation
  • Nirmala Amaldoss
  • Nancy Andrews
  • Michael and Mary Andrews
  • Anonymous
  • Carol Arnosti
  • Katherine Asaro
  • Jennifer Aspell
  • Young Sun Bahn
  • Tamara Baker
  • Ravtosh Bal
  • Takiyah Baptist
  • Anna Bardone-Cone
  • James Barrett
  • David and Neva Bartholomew
  • Anne Beaven
  • Meryem Bektas
  • Gerald and Christine Bell
  • Heather Benjamin
  • Larry and Sheila Benninger
  • Opal Benrimo
  • Brenda Berlin
  • Stephen and Shulamit Bernard
  • Alison Berry
  • Robin and Wiley Betts
  • Jennifer Bishop
  • Big Hands Inc.
  • D. Blythe
  • Mellicent Blythe
  • Lyria Boast
  • Meredith Bolon
  • Alan Bolzan
  • Donald Boulton
  • Mark Bozymski
  • Julie Brenman
  • Cathy Breshears
  • Julianna Brinson
  • Lisa Broome
  • Susan Brown
  • Brownstein for School Board
  • Edwin Bryson
  • Debra Buck
  • Leslie Bunce
  • H.A. and Susan Bunch
  • Amy Burk
  • Hitoko Burke
  • Elizabeth Burns
  • Scott and Mia Burroughs
  • Jonathan Butcher and Helen Frady
  • Hardy and Rachel Butler
  • Michael and Julie Byerley
  • Talisha Cabral
  • Sheila Callaham
  • Christy Cappelletti
  • Carolyn Carpenter
  • Karen Carr
  • Holly Cartner
  • Karen Century
  • Jessica Chen
  • Z.J. Chen
  • Christina Chenet
  • Hyunsook Chin
  • Hyoungmin Cho
  • Kyoungjin Choi
  • Derek and Lori Chrisco
  • Jeffrey and Laura Clark
  • Daniel Clark
  • Connie Cleary
  • Clegg's Termite & Pest Control
  • Tannis Cochrane
  • Andrew Cohen and Dawn Kleinman
  • Rudolf and Francesca Colloredo
  • Rania Combs
  • Margaret and Reid Conrad
  • Donna Cook
  • Leigh Copeland
  • Susannah Copland
  • Hampton and Katie Corley
  • John and Christine Cotton
  • Catharine Cummer
  • Tricia Daisley
  • Yan Dang
  • Timothy Darrow
  • Marsha Davenport
  • Taylor P. Davis
  • Katharine Delgado
  • Leisa Dennehy
  • Raj Desai
  • Michael DeVito and Regina Carelli
  • Anne Marie DiBella
  • Rebecca Dingfelder
  • Dolby Match Program
  • Sunita Driehuys
  • David and Lydia Drutz
  • Susan Duronio
  • James and Laurin Easthom
  • Economy Exterminators
  • Rachel Edwards
  • Matthew Edwards
  • Catia Ehrhardt
  • Tabitha Ellen
  • Teresa Engebretsen
  • Bryan and Michelle Engle
  • Denise Facello
  • Shauna Farmer
  • Kimberly Fath
  • Thomas Feinberg
  • Pam Feldman
  • Shu-Mang Feng
  • David and Karen Fitzhugh
  • Kori Flower
  • Lynn Fordham
  • Andrew Foster
  • Stanley and Valerie Foushee
  • Wesley and Linda Fowler
  • Amy Fowler
  • Natalie Fowler
  • Rebecca Frank
  • Sonia Frischemeier
  • Susan Frye
  • Deborah Fulghieri
  • Sylvia Furst
  • John and Carolyn Gallagher
  • Patricia Gammon
  • Julie Gaudet
  • Miro Gavazov
  • Michael Gershon
  • Edith Gettes
  • Philip Gilchrist
  • Peter Gilligan
  • Jennifer Gilner
  • Thomas Girman
  • Johanna Gisladottir
  • Edward Gleason
  • Cinthia Gonlazez
  • Louis and Anna Gonzalez
  • Charles and Karen Goss
  • Shannon Grabowski
  • Geoffrey Green
  • Cowan Griffin
  • Griffin Associates, Inc.
  • Stephanie Grubb
  • Joe Hackney
  • Amal Hammoud
  • Heidi Harkins
  • Susana Harvey
  • Emily Hassel
  • Thomas and Anne Hastings
  • Ermine Hastings
  • Brenda Hauf
  • Tammy Havener
  • Richard Havens
  • Gabriella Hecimovich
  • Cynthia Henshaw
  • Rocio Hernandez
  • Diana Hersh
  • Sara S. Hill
  • Anila Hito
  • Kim Hoke
  • Bettina Horstmann
  • Deborah Horwitz
  • Martha Howell
  • Grace Htoo
  • Ye Angela Hu
  • Wenli Huang
  • Mandy Hudson
  • Melissa Huemmer
  • Charles Humble
  • Margretta Hurwitz
  • Soonyoung Hwang
  • Paul Hayashi and Frances Matsumoto
  • John Intintolo
  • Robert Isaacs
  • Igor and Albena Ivanisevic
  • Alice Chuang Ivester
  • Sumathi Iyengar
  • Brooke Jackson
  • Mary Jakub
  • Betty James
  • Bill and Ginny Janzen
  • David Jarvis
  • Melissa Jenkins
  • Julie Jennings
  • Yaping Jiang
  • Yiqun Jiao
  • Reed and Kathleen Johnson
  • Cristy Johnson
  • Jennifer Johnston
  • Marlene Johnston
  • Sharon Jones
  • Michelle Jordy
  • David and Sally Joseph
  • Betsy Joseph
  • Michelle Kahn
  • Kaiser Permanente Math and Science Teaching Chair Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Laura Kaplan
  • Richard Katz
  • Richard Keefe
  • Michael Kelley
  • Kennon Craver, PLLC
  • Moyra Kileff
  • William Kim
  • Deepa Kirk
  • Bradley Kirsch
  • Alison Klaitman
  • Victoria Kline
  • Gary Koch
  • Jun Sung Koh
  • Rebecca Kohler
  • Andrzej Kosinski
  • Hans Krusa
  • May Kuo
  • Kimberly Kylstra
  • Maria La Via
  • Eleanor Lamb
  • Zarrel and Beverly Lambert
  • Benjamin Landman
  • Anita Lang
  • Brian and Stacey Lange
  • Tina Lawrence
  • Jimmy Layman
  • Heeok Lee
  • June Lee
  • Leroy Lee
  • Kevin and Ann Leibel
  • Thomas Leitch
  • Ann Leonard
  • Leping Li
  • Xiaoling Li
  • Xi Lian
  • Alexandra Lightfoot
  • B. Paul and Caroline Lindsay
  • Julie and Tony Lindsey
  • Alicia Linstead
  • Mary Beth Lister
  • Rihe Liu
  • Xiuping Liu
  • Rita Lodya
  • Larry Loeser
  • Todd and Gretchen LoFrese
  • Gisele Long
  • Anthony Long
  • Elizabeth Losos
  • Adam Lucas
  • Mary Frances Luce
  • Laurie Mace
  • Laural Macmillan
  • Paul and Amy Maddox
  • Simone Maetzel
  • Juddy Mair
  • Erin Malloy
  • Jean Mankowski
  • David Margolis
  • Steve McConnell
  • Janine McGee
  • Andrew mcGibbon
  • Gerald McElreath and Regina D. Towery
  • Day McLaughlin
  • Annis McLendon
  • Leigh McLeod
  • Florence McMillan
  • Dennis Mecum
  • David Meeker
  • Kate Menard
  • Victoria Mendes
  • Fleur Meng
  • Marne Meredith
  • Steven Meshnick
  • Louise Metz
  • Graig and Jennifer Meyer
  • Microsoft Matching Gifts Program
  • Stephen and Ellen Mihaich
  • John Min
  • Alyssa Minshall
  • Paul and Rose Monahan
  • Leslie Montana
  • Laura Montross
  • Heather Moore
  • Dean and Karen Morrell
  • Mark and Vivian Morris
  • Mark Morton
  • Jennifer Moul
  • Chris Mumford
  • Chieko Murasugi
  • Petronella Muresan
  • Joseph and Elaine Nanney
  • Bonnie Nelson
  • Ted and Karen Nichols
  • Hazel Nichols
  • Francois Nielsen
  • Henry F. Nier
  • Mavis Nolting
  • Colleen O'Brien
  • Elizabeth O'Connell
  • Mary Jo O'Donnell
  • Mary Oglesby
  • Garry and Marion O'Grady
  • Yoshika Osada
  • Greg Overbeck
  • Karl Owen
  • Karl Pace
  • Rodd and Sandra Padden
  • Julie DeCamp Palmer
  • Lori Paquette
  • Jun Park
  • Maenghee Park
  • Lisa Parks
  • Denise Pascarelli
  • James and Florence Peacock
  • Marc Pendergast
  • Amanda Peppercorn
  • Anil Peres-da-Silva
  • Carrie Perkins
  • Andrew and Eliana Perrin
  • Mark Peters
  • Pfizer Foundation Matching Gift Program
  • PHE Inc.
  • Laura Phillips
  • Piedmont EMC
  • David and Margaret Pisczek
  • Rachel Pittman
  • Moisha and Virginia Platto
  • Harish Prasad
  • Vinod Prasad
  • David and Lisa Price
  • John and Elizabeth Pringle
  • Carol A. Prokop
  • Michael and Virginia Purcell
  • Srividya Raghavan
  • Lawanda Rainey-Hall
  • Dana Randolph
  • Zora Rashkis Teaching Chair in Language Arts Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
  • Joseph and Xiaomei Reckford
  • Riza Redd
  • Eliza Reed
  • Raymond and Patricia Reitz
  • Rachel Rempel
  • Kang Young Rhee
  • Anne Rice
  • Patricia Rivera
  • Edgar and Deborah Roach
  • Scott and Lauren Rockart
  • Daniel Rodriguez
  • Maria Romano
  • Heidi Roth
  • Susan Roth
  • Jason and Jennifer Rothman
  • Heidi Rueckel
  • Dawn Ruston
  • Jennifer Salemson
  • Anna Samek
  • Jennifer Sanford
  • Stefanie Sarantopoulos
  • David and Kimberly Saussy
  • Patricia Sawin
  • Jane Schwartz
  • Lisa Semmens
  • Robert Seymour
  • Jennifer Shapiro
  • Chih-Wan Sheu
  • Bari Sholomon
  • Ed Shook
  • Anli Shundi
  • Sarah Silberstein
  • Lou and Ed Silva
  • Kimberly Silver
  • Pratibha Sirdeshmukh
  • Randy Smith
  • Allison Smith
  • Christine Smith
  • Richard Smith
  • Phyllis Sockwell
  • Tae Won Song
  • Kim Spaulding
  • Denise Spector
  • William Spreen
  • Jeremy Stander
  • Michael Steinberg
  • Anne Stephens
  • Olympia Stone
  • Lydia Stuckey
  • Til Stuermer
  • Maureen Su
  • Arihiro Sumida
  • James and Sandra Swenberg
  • Jenifer Swers
  • Timothy and Judy Taft
  • Hiroko Takamiya
  • Samar Tanas
  • Terrence Tang
  • TE Connectivity Matching Gifts Program
  • The Ballet School of Chapel Hill
  • The Children's Store Inc.
  • The UPS Store Meadowmont & Fordham Blvd.
  • Carl and Dena Thomason
  • Hsiaochuan Tien
  • Jody Timmins
  • Teresa Todd
  • Kristin Transgrud
  • Linda Trees
  • Laura Tremaine
  • Margaret Underberg
  • Fabiula Unger
  • Laura Upchurch
  • Carolyn Van Sant
  • Jennifer Vanderputten
  • Saritha Vermeer
  • Andrea Vizoso
  • James Vorhaus
  • Kimberly Wade-Benzoni
  • Kelly Waicus
  • Lindsey Walata
  • William and Margaret Walker
  • Mei Wang
  • Tianyi Wang
  • Ying Wang
  • Yan Wang
  • Meng Wang
  • David and Rosanne Warner
  • Lynn Weller
  • Feng Weng
  • Laura Wenzel
  • Marisa Whitesell
  • Amy Whitley
  • Leslie and Elizabeth Wickham
  • Marianne Wightman
  • James and Kim Williams
  • Louise Williams
  • Sherri Williams
  • Joseph and Nancy Wilson
  • Brenda Winkler
  • Dennis Wipper
  • Ken Witt
  • Tin-Lup and Sandy Wong
  • Wei Xie
  • Wenyuan Xiong
  • Annie Xu
  • Jingwen Xu
  • Helen Yang
  • Tso-Pang Yao
  • David and Heather Yeowell
  • Joy Yin
  • Richard and Stephanie Yost
  • Gloria Yu
  • Andrew and Rupal Yu
  • Nancy Zeman
  • Hongbo Zhang
  • Xiaodong Zhang
  • Jun Zhang
  • Fangping Zhao
  • Minghua Zhuang
  • Yuan Zhuang
  • Omar and Paige Zinn

Nearly a thousand donors supported the Teachers First Breakfast at the $100 or below level. We gratefully acknowledge their donations and support of this most worthwhile event and regret not being able to recognize them individually.

In Kind Donors

  • A Better Image Printing
  • Carrboro Pizza Oven
  • Carrboro Yoga Company
  • Chapel Hill Country Club
  • Chapel Hill Sportswear
  • City Kitchen
  • DSI Comedy Theater
  • Flyleaf Books
  • Gold Assay Jewelers
  • Margaret's Cantina
  • Maxine Mills Graphic Design
  • Mulberry Silks
  • Oasis at Carr Mill
  • [ONE]
  • Playmakers Repertory Theater
  • Townsend Bertram and Company
  • The Bead Store
  • Venable Rotisserie Bistro
  • Whole Foods Market – Chapel Hill
  • Wine and Design

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