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FRIENDS OF THE PLAYHOUSE

Thank you to all of our generous donors for making Lincoln Community Playhouse a cornerstone of our community. To add your name to our list of supporters, please consider making a gift. Contributors of $50 or more become part of Friends of the Playhouse.

Donors listed include all gifts made during Season 75 (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021).


Executive $2,500+
James D. & Rosalind K. Carr Charitable Fund
Van & Georgia Duling Charitable Remainder Unitrust
Rod & Julie McCullough
Lincoln Community Playhouse Guild Charitable Fund
Chris & Art Zygielbaum

Producer $1,000-2,499
Bahr Vermeer & Haecker Architects LTD
Doris O'Donnell Trust
General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems Lincoln Operations
Ellan Hove
Jeff Ideus
Dawn Luebbe & Jeff Roberts
Kara & Ross Parde
Stephen & Joan Ruskamp
Katie & Ray Taddeucci
Eric & Amy Vander Woude Charitable Fund

Director $500-999
Ameriprise Financial
Lucy Buntain
Scott Clark
Pam & Paul Crawford + Julia Ehlers Memorial Fund
Bruce & Cathy Hahn
Inspro, Inc.
Kieran Keenan
Beth & Scott Krause
Dylan McCullough
Pat Beck Langfeldt
Cynthia Reiser & Mary Reiser
Margaret Schiefen

Designer $250-499
James & Carol Roettmer Brewer
John & Cecilia Burkhart
Rosalind Carr
George & JoAnn Churley
Stephen DiMagno
Anne Eklund
Dan & Jan Ericson
Michele Johannes
Jones Charitable Trust
Lincoln Public Schools OT/PT Friends
Bill & Ranelle Maltas
Carla Petrey & Michael Donlan
David & Sarah Boehle Pool
Jim & Kathy Rowoldt
Rhonda Seacrest
Kay Siebler & Zephaniah Siebler & Morrie Enders
Richard & Eileen Vautravers
Tiffany & Brandon Verzal

Company $100-249
Kristi Ambroz
Anonymous
John Ballew
Leah & Rachel Blake
Lanny Boswell
Michael & Vicki Bousquet
Carole Briggs
D. Choquette
Randy & Norma Coleman
Harmon & Judy Dady
Rachel Danay
Don & Marsha Dunn Charitable Fund
Bob & Karen Everitt
Carla Fetch
Lee Foster
Karen & Myron Gagner
Betty Gayley & Steven Sloggett
The George Family
Stephen Graff
Marynelle Green & Family, Kelli, Todd, & Ben
Rod Grove
Robert Haller
Donna Hastings
Jim, Joe & Nancy Hlava
Mary L. Horst
Joan Hudson
Danny Johnson
The Koepke Family
Bill Maltas & The Waffleman
Tom & Nancy Martin
Gina Matkin & Randy Reinhardt
Wendy Mayhew
Joann McHale
James B. Miller
Mutual of Omaha - ESS Division
Laura Neeman
Bob & Marilyn Peterson
Marilyn Peterson
Burr & Catherine Phillips
Jessie Quick
Rosemary Reed
Karl Reinhard
Julie Rickersten
Mason Roth
Suzanne Spaniol
Wade & Heidi Stange
Thomas Stine
Susan Sehnert Stuart
Scott & Suzanne Sughroue
Arlene Walton
Delta Omicron Alumni Club of Lincoln

Playwright $50-99
Jo Adams
Cathy Adamson
Wendy Baehne
Erik Betts & Lisa Betts
Beth Brady
Don & Sue Brouse
Jamie Bullins
Crafty Kids Club
DC Design
Lois Dam
Chandra Diaz-DeBose
Crystal M. Dunning
Jean & Tony Fostvedt
Shirley Flynn
Charles & Barbara Francis
Gerald & Mary Fritz
Flora Frohn
Carol Gaebler
Mary & Donald Geiger
Barbara DiBernard & Judith Gibson
Bob & Sally Guenzel
Linda & Gary Hall
Rosalie Hall
John & Cheryl Halvorsen
Matthew Hart
Robert & Sue Hedrick
Janis Heim
Janet Herold
James Hewitt
Linda Hirschfeld & Christian McClure
Jean Hovey
Leslie Huerta
The Jamerson Family
Jason & Jenny Johnson
Mark & Beth Kampschneider
Kay Kile
Jeff Koolen
William Kreikemeier
Jonathan Lamb
Betty Mandel
Floyd & Kay Maresh
Jeanne McClure
Jim & Laura Mikus
Marilyn Metzger
Sheree & Michael Moser
Gwendolyn Newkirk
John, Tracy, Vivian & Ryan Ostrander
Lynn Pepperd
Joan Powers
Donald T. Proett
Cynthia Reiser
Judie Richey
Brian & Marsha Ritter
Angela Robinson
Alexandra Rodgers
Kayleigh Schadwinkel Dance & Choreography
The Shaefer Family
Sue & Dave Shamblin
Anne Slater
Sandy Sostad
Joseph Sughroue
Frederick Vogel
Marcia White
Robert & Dr. Nitha White
Emily Wicht
Southeast Community College
Mightycause


Tribute Program

The Tribute Program provides an opportunity to celebrate milestones and honor the memory of friends and relatives.


In Memory of Tabitha Heftie

Doug & Kay, Ryan & Mathew Bartek
Christine Behne
Eileen Childerston
Patti Daberkow
Brian Doernemann
Morrie Enders
Jean & Tony Fostvedt
Jennifer Gaiss
Lois George & Family
Julie Groeteke
John & Cheryl Halvorsen
Janet Herold
Lyndsay Jensen
Mark & Beth Kampschneider
Jackie Krason
William & Connie Kreikemeier
Doris & Thomas LaForge
LPS OT/PT Friends
Chris Mallam
Betty A. Mandel
Amber McIntyre
Danielle Parde
Ross, Kara & Ryan Parde
Connie Peterson
Monica Pomajzl
Dr. Ronald & Stella Rigli
Justin & Stacey Roach
Roxie Romero
Gracyn Scott
Rhonda Seacrest
Anne Slater
Wade & Heidi Stange
Ian Thompson
Matt, Laura, Ben & Sam Tritt
Robert & Dr. Nitha White
Karen, Matt, Talley & Liem Wills


In Memory of James Carr

Anonymous + Thermo Fisher match
James D. & Rosalind K. Carr Charitable Fund
Southeast Community College
Judith Gibson & Barbara DiBernard
Steven DiMagno
Mary & Donald Geiger
Robert Haller
Donna Hastings
James Hewitt
Julie & Rod McCullough
Michael & Lara Miller
Schnepf & Jones 
Susan Sehnert Stuart
George & Mary Lou Wirith Jr.
 


In Memory of Kevin Duling

Anonymous
Linda Ager
Kristen Alderson
Sue Anschutz
Liz Arnold
Judy Balka
John Ballew Jr.
John Blumer
Susannah Bohlke
Janice & George Boosalis
Chantel Borchers
Polly Bowhay
Pat Brennan
Maureen Carrita
Krystal Chiucchini
Paul & Kathryn Christensen
Charles & Connie Clifford
Salvatore Collura
Margaret Connealy
Alyssa Cullinan
Denise Cuva
Kathy Cuva
Jack & Ruth Davis
Joanne Dickinson
Carrie Diffenderfer
Pat & Betsy Egan
Morrie Enders
Melissa & Mark Epp
Kate Erskine
Ferguson
David & Jane Firestone
Boston Flannery
Mark Freeman
Candy Galas
Melvin Gitler
Diane Gloystein
Lonnie Goertz
Dr. Louis & Mary Gogela Jr.
Diane Gonzolas
Kathy Gouldsmith
Allison Gullidge
Rachelle Hadley
Bruce & Cathy Hahn
Gary Hall
Carolyn Harp
Sam Hartley
Jim & Nancy Hlava
Kate Honeyman Engel
Danny Johnson
Jill Johnson
Lynn (Duling) and Brent Kalemkiarian
Justin Kalemkiarian
Meg Kissel
JoAnne Kissel
Elizabeth Krause
Megan Lanzarone
Sue Lawlor
Darren Ley
Kristi Lounsbury
Dawn Luebbe
Janet Malone
Tedi Marsh
Brendan McCann
Julie & Rod McCullough
Douglas McDaniel
Brian McKee
Jordana Mendelson
Debra Miller
Kirk Monismith
Mosby Lincoln Foundation (on behalf of Marg & Ed Lincoln, Margaret & Ken Donlan)
Sheree & Michael Moser
Susie Mosher
Lenette Nelson-Schwinn
Kenny Noth
Darrell Noth
Eric Ojeda
Roseann Perry
Kendelle Perry
Corinne Pina
Raftery
James & Pamela Rathe
Alex Roth
Clayton Schroeder
Sally Schwab
Susan Shamblin
Laurie Smith
Patricia Spilker
Victoria & Dale Springer
Sandi Strain
Julie & Michael Sullivan
Katie Taddeucci
Ed & Sue Tricker
Union Bank & Trust
Toni Unthank
Nicole Van Giesen
Bob & Marilyn Wagner
Megan Waples
Thomas Wekesser
Michael West
Susan White
Scott White
Ryan White
Laura Whitney-Thomas
Brenda Zitek


In Memory of Ginnie Dzerk
Alan Dzerk's Celerion coworkers
Rosalie Hall
Rosemary Reed
Emily Zimmer


In Memory of Ginny Parker
Dorothy Applebee & Susan Krause
Michael & Vicki Bousquet
Lucy Buntain
Don & Lynette Byrnes
Don & Marsha Dunn
Amy Duxbury
Robert & Sue Hedrick
Marilyn Metzger
Robert & Kathryn Owen
Carla Petrey & Michael Donlan
Burr & Catherine Phillips
Rhonda Seacrest
Delbert & Linda Smith
Shalla Young


In Memory of Judy Riordan
Marynelle Green & Family, Kelli, Todd & Ben


In Memory of Julia Ehlers
Pam & Paul Crawford


In Honor of Ann Hirschfeld
Wendy Baehne
Ann Hirschfeld
Anissa Hoover
Mark Klasek
Jeanne McClure
Steve Pool
Julie Rickertsen


In Honor of Opal Stivrins
Rhonda Seacrest


In Honor of Danny Johnson
Shirl


In Honor of Bob & Margaret Graff
Stephen Graff


Corporate Recognition Gifts

Many companies match donations made by their employees to a nonprofit. Some make a financial contribution if their employees volunteer their time in the community. Thank you to the following companies for making contributions to the Playhouse in their employees' names.

Allstate
Ameritas
State Farm Insurance
The Gap
Thermo Fisher


Grants, Endowments, Foundations

We thank the following foundations, grant makers and endowments for supporting Lincoln Community Playhouse. 

The Acklie Charitable Foundation
Amazon Smile
American Association of Community Theatre
Henry J. and Pauline M. Armstrong Endowed Fund
Community CARES Stabilization Grant
Community Services Fund of Nebraska
Cooper Foundation
The Hampton Family Foundation
Oliver T. and Margaret O. Joy Endowment
Lincoln Arts Council
Lincoln Community Foundation
Lincoln Community Playhouse Endowed Fund
Lincoln Foundation Community Arts Endowment Fund
Lincoln Rotary Club 14 Foundation
Mid-America Arts Alliance
Nebraska Arts Council + Nebraska Cultural Endowment
Mark T. and Margaret L. Seacrest Family Charitable Foundation
James Stuart, III Family Foundation
U.S. Bank Foundation
Woods Bros. Realty Foundation for Giving


Give To Lincoln Day 2020

Give to Lincoln Day is an event each May that encourages donors to contribute to Lincoln and Lancaster County nonprofit organizations. It is coordinated by Lincoln Community Foundation, in partnership with local nonprofit organizations.

We thank our Playhouse family for their incredible outpouring of support in 2020.


Take A Seat Campaign

Thank you to all our supporters of the Take A Seat Campaign.

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