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Community Support

Major gifts to the Diamond Reserve Fund
or CUSO Endowment

Carl and Nadja Altstetter
Janice Bahr and Erwin Hoffman
Byron and Jeanne Balbach
Charmian Bulley and the late Robert Bulley
Susan and Gerald Crawford
Estate of Marilynne Davis
Diane Dold and the late Charles Dold
Susan Feldman
Helen and Gene Grandone
Margaret and Michael Grossman
Lois and Ernest Gullerud
Bruce and Ingrid Hutchings
Kathy Kinser and the late David Kinser
Jon Liebman and the late Judith Liebman
Walter McMahon
George and Elizabeth Miley
Russel and Elaine Peppers
Estate of Carolyn Alda Phelps
Anne and David Sharpe
Case and Elaine Sprenkle

Maestro Circle Donors

We are pleased to recognize donors who are supporting the current 2023-24 season with their gifts made from April 15, 2023, through April 12, 2024.

Carl and Nadja Altstetter
Byron and Jeanne Balbach
Margaret and Michael Grossman
Ernest and Lois Gullerud

SPONSORS | $5,000 & above

Carl and Nadja Altstetter
Jan Bahr and Ernest Hoffman
Byron and Jeanne Balbach
Anastasia Economy
Walter McMahon
Meyer Charitable Foundation
Anne and David Sharpe

BENEFACTORS | $2,500 to $4,999

Joyce Burdge
Gene and Helen Grandone
Walter and Jane Myers
Papp Family Trust, Tracy Shaffer
Kip and Janet Pope
William Youngerman

UNDERWRITERS | $1,000 to $2,499

David and Janet Butler
Gerald and Susan Crawford
Diane Dold
Susan Feldman
Mars and James Gentry
Lippold Haken
Peter and Joan Hood
Richard and Judith Kaplan
Soo Yeon Lee
Walter and Marguerite Maguire
James and Karen McKechnie
George and Elizabeth Miley
Rudy and Armine Mortimer
William and Wilma O’Brien
Russ and Elaine Peppers
Annilee Shaul
Millie Sims
Kathryn Tongue
Art and Shirley Traugott
Jack and Virginia Waaler
David Thies
Harold and Elaine Yoon


The Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra warmly thanks these community members and organizations who are supporting the current 2023-24 season with their gifts made from April 15, 2023, through April 12, 2024.

PATRONS | $500 to $999

Vailin Choi
Herbert Hiestand
Bernadine Tosetti Hines
Jan Houston
Gerri Kirchner

William and Jean Roberts
Anne Robin
Mary Jean Sattazahn
Vaidas and Birute Simaitis
Cecile Steinberg

Iris Swanson
Alethea Taylor
Steven and Susan Zumdahl

FRIENDS | $250 to $499

Stephen Alltop
Eugene and Kathleen Barton
Nancy Blake
Charlie Boast and Marsha Clinard
Jerry Carden and Timothy Temple
David and Beth Chasco
Ron and Mehri Cowan
Robert and Patricia Davis
Ann Einhorn

Douglas and Ellen Elrick
Rosemarie and Brendan Foley
Alan and Clare Haussermann
Marne Helgesen
Ellen Jacobsen-Isserman
Michelle and John Johlas
George and Beverly Kieffer
Peter and Brenda Kimble
Rosemary Laughlin

Richard Noel
G. David and Jean Peters
Stephen and Deborah Rugg
Robin Sahner
Peggy Schneider
Carrie Storrs
J.G. and Susan Townsend
Ashton and June Waller

FANS | $100 to $249

Marc Alexander
Carl Amrhein
Brenda Berg
Elizabeth Chato
Nancy Creason
Barbara Curtis
Deborah Day
Richard DeLong
JoEllen DeVilbiss
Harold and Nancy Diamond
Mike and Beverly Friese
Phillip and Tammar Geil
Armgard Haken

Ann Harden
Terry and Sharon Harkness
Brant Houston and Rhonda Fallon
Bruce and Ingrid Hutchings
Paula Jones
Marianne Kalinke
Raj Karinattu
Jeffrey and Patricia Kirby
Christa Knust
Ira and Cecile Lebenson
Charlene Linn
Mary McGuire
Patty and Jon McNussen

Martha Palit
Esther Patt
Nelson and Phyllis Pelletier
Thomas Rozanski
Andy and Charlotte Schuchart
Scott and Sarah Schwartz
Ann Smith
Jeff Sposato and Peter Cohen
Tuesday Morning Musical Club
Alice Vernon
William and Sandy Volk
Janet Gaye Wong


Grace Ashenfelter
Stanley Baxter
Wayne and Susan Bekiares
Bruce and Helen Berndt
John Best
Vevi Brannon
Charmian Bulley
Jayadevi Chandrashekhar
Robert and Deborah Foertsch
Paul and Susan Geissler

Fred and Donna Giertz
Don and Liz Greeley
Kay Hodson
Morten Lundsgaard
Nancy Nash
Vada Repta
Susan Ryan
Christie Schuetz
John R. Scott
Terry Seldomridge

Joy Thornton-Walter
Jerry and Karen Tow
Julie Valentine
Lila and Michael Vodkin
Helen Weckel
David and Nancy Whitford
Jim Young
Zheng Zhang


In Memory of Wolfgang and Anna-Irmgard Haken
Armgard Haken
Lippold Haken
Kathryn Tongue

In Honor of Barbara Hedlund
Jerry Carden
Darrell Hoemann
Steven Larry
Mark Lindvahl
Sharon Michalov
Charles Rex
Alice Vernon

In Memory of Rita Gentry McCartney
Carl and Nadja Altstetter
Byron and Jeanne Balbach
Susan and Gerald Crawford
Gerri Kirchner
Morton Lundsgaard and Family
Russel and Elaine Peppers
Alice Vernon
David and Nancy Whitford

In Memory of Helen Richards
Byron and Jeanne Balbach
Alice Vernon

In Honor of Dave Shaul and Family
Alice Vernon