Many thanks to our generous donors!

English In Action is very grateful to our supporters. Below is a list of individuals and organizations that gave in 2017. Listings represent cumulative giving for the year. Sponsors and supporters of our 2017 events are included separately below.

* Members of the American Dreamers group are indicated with an asterisk. American Dreamers have made a three-year commitment of $750, $1,500, $3,000, $5,000 (or more) per year. For more information, see www.englishinaction.org.

$25,000-30,000

  • Marx Family Advised Fund at Aspen Community Foundation*
  • Pitkin County Healthy Community Fund
  • Pitkin County Library

$10,000-$19,999

  • Aspen Community Foundation (ACF)
  • Rob and Susan Pew*
  • The Louis and Harold Price Foundation

$5,000-$9,999

  • Aspen to Parachute Cradle to Career Initiative at ACF
  • Caring for Community Fund at ACF
  • Stanley Erck and Sarah Frech
  • Ellen Beth Freedman Cultural Diversity Fund at ACF
  • John and Jessica Fullerton
  • Stevie Gillman*
  • Julie Goldstein*
  • James P. and Brenda S. Grusecki Family Foundation
  • A.V. Hunter Trust
  • Nance and Ramón José López*
  • Nancy and Bob Magoon*
  • Jared Polis Foundation Fund
  • Allen and Kelli Questrom*
  • Thendara Foundation
  • The Thrift Shop of Aspen
  • Gayle and Paul Stoffel*

$3,000-$4,999

  • 777 Investment Corporation
  • Aspen Business Center Foundation
  • Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty
  • Christ Episcopal Church of Aspen
  • Crawford Properties LLC* (see also sponsors)
  • Addison Leman Gardner and Susan Gardner
  • Susan and Fred Lodge*
  • Ann Nichols*
  • Lynn Nichols and Jim Gilchrist*
  • Lynn Russell and D. Stone Davis

$1,000-$2,999

  • Aspen Skiing Company Family Fund at ACF
  • City of Aspen
  • Town of Basalt
  • Jill and Jay Bernstein
  • Marten’s Foundation
  • Kay and John Callison
  • Robert Carpenter
  • John and Laurel Catto/Alpenglow Foundation
  • Kim Chang*
  • Julie Comins and Greg Pickrell*
  • Patrick Curry*
  • Domenico and Eleanore De Sole
  • The Dreman Foundation
  • Jim and Helen Fifield
  • The Gant
  • Ron and Lily Garfield
  • Scott Gilbert
  • Sally Glenn
  • Edwin Glickman
  • Gary and Lori Harada*
  • Jody and Andy Hecht*
  • Paul J. Hoenmans and Judith Zee Steinberg Advised Fund at ACF
  • Denise Hoogland*
  • Judy and Nick Huston
  • David Hyman and Barbara Reid*
  • Fred and Elli Iselin Foundation
  • Mike and Laura Kaplan Advised Fund at ACF
  • Jill and Curtis Kaufman
  • Katie Kitchen and Paul Kovach*
  • Melony and Adam Lewis Advised Fund at ACF*
  • Karin Luter
  • Laurie Michaels Advised Fund at ACF
  • James Moser
  • Marcie and Robert Musser Advised Fund at ACF*
  • Kevin O’Brien
  • Cathy O’Connell and Fred Venrick*
  • Ann O’Brien
  • Nedra and Mark Oren
  • Joe Pacetti
  • Edwin Peterson
  • Kelley and Mark Purnell*
  • Erin Spiess/The David C. Hawley Foundation
  • Blair Swift and Samuel Hartnett/STS Foundation
  • George and Patti Stranahan
  • Bill and Anne Tobey*
  • Jennifer Woods-Tierney
  • Wells Fargo

$500-$999

  • Lizbeth and John Adams
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Auld
  • Castaways Foundation
  • Town Of Carbondale
  • Lara and Lenny Beaulieu*
  • Lisa Chiles*
  • Sally Cole
  • Robin Danell
  • Gayle Embrey
  • Rigo Flores
  • Ellen Freedman and Auden Schendler*
  • Amy and Barry Gordon*
  • Alexandra Halperin and Daniel Sadowsky*
  • Matt and Jennifer Hamilton*
  • Noelle Hernandez
  • George and Sandy Kahle/The Kahle Foundation
  • Krista D. Klees
  • Ann Korologos
  • Marcella Larsen
  • Blanca & Cavanaugh O’Leary
  • Sara Ransford/The Arches Foundation
  • Anne Rickenbaugh
  • Yuani Ruiz*
  • Janet K. Schoeberlein
  • Sarah and Richard Shaw/BF Foundation
  • Shelly Sheppick and Stu Urfrig
  • Eden Steele and Bart Johnson*
  • Robin and Peter Van Domelen
  • Bob Ward
  • Adelaide and Michael Waters
  • Sofia Wardy and Pepper Weinglass
  • Jacque Whitsitt*

$250-$499

  • Scarlett Adams
  • Gina Berko and David Fleisher
  • Sallie Bernard
  • Linda Bielinski
  • David and Kathy Chase
  • Nancy and Robert Cross
  • Mary and Tom Deacy
  • Barbara Allen Dunaway
  • Jocelyn Durrance
  • Clare Evert-Shane and Steven Shane
  • Sistie Fischer
  • Julie and Jon Fox-Rubin
  • Barbara Fretz
  • Bob and Catherine Harada
  • Juliane Heyman Advised Fund at ACF
  • Heidi Horner
  • Mary Kearney and Jane Kelly
  • Susan Kinney
  • Candi and Joel Kolen
  • William Mitchell
  • Erlinda Morehead
  • Gail Nichols
  • Jilian Nihil
  • Hensley and James Peterson
  • Steve Prudden
  • Barbara Reese
  • Laura Riegel
  • The Rittvo Family Foundation
  • Roger and Connie Simmons
  • Karen Wing
  • Steven Wolff and Lynne Feigenbaum

$100-$249

  • Jim Albert
  • Anne Anderson
  • Thorsten Anderson
  • Tara Arcomano
  • Maria Armstrong
  • Annie Baldo and Steve Wiseley
  • Lissa Ballinger
  • Skip Behrhorst and Donna Fisher
  • Virginia Belandria
  • Rob Benedetti and Maria Yurasek
  • Jeffie Butler and Kevin Sheehan
  • Elmer Canales
  • Ruth Carver
  • Ashley and Mike Connolly
  • John and Susan Cottle
  • Tim Cottrell and Judy Schumacher
  • Kathy Cox
  • Sue Coyle
  • Corey Crocker
  • Jane Crouch
  • Caroline and Will Deacy
  • Mary Dominick and Sven Coomer
  • Susan and Drew Drazin
  • Caroline Duell
  • Terry Durham
  • Julie Faupel
  • Carson Gilchrist
  • Jeff Goldstein
  • Lari Goode and Mark Fischer
  • Barbara Gold
  • Dan and Charlene Guggenheim
  • Linda Girvin and Bill Lipsey
  • Heidi Hendricks
  • Kristen Henry
  • Mary Hirsch
  • Hooch
  • Bill and Patty Hutzley
  • Shael Johnson
  • John Keleher
  • Sarah and Ben Kelly
  • Ellen T. Knous
  • Rodney Knutson
  • Kathryn Koch
  • Rosemarie Lavender
  • Barbara and Jon Lee
  • Pamela Levy
  • Abby and Fairleigh Lussky
  • Doug and Marge MacDonald
  • Laura Maggos
  • Juan Martinez
  • Michele McClinton
  • Genna Moe
  • Jakob Moe
  • Christine Montgomery
  • Nelly and Bean
  • Denise O’Connor
  • Charles and Meredith Ogilby
  • Meghan Pearlman
  • Linda and Robert Porter
  • Jayne and Bill Poss
  • Ken and Emily Ransford
  • Arthur Rosenstein
  • Mary and Loren Ryerson
  • Sheryl Sabandal
  • Kim Scheuer
  • William Schoeberlein
  • Karen and Sam Schroyer
  • Alan Schwartz
  • Barbara Sheldon
  • Ketut Siladarmawan and Shinta Damayanti
  • Ellen Silver
  • Mike and Margaret Simmons
  • Eric and Christi Small
  • Sandy Smith
  • Babette Sobel
  • Lorraine and Pat Spector
  • John Starr
  • Sandy and Stephen Stay
  • Raymond and Lou Stover
  • Annie Teague
  • Amy and Doug Throm
  • Robin Tolan
  • Diane Wallace
  • Gayle Waterman
  • Polly Whitcomb
  • Suzanne Wolff and Gary Tennenbaum
  • Margaret Woods
  • Brenda Wild/RE/MAX Premier Properties
  • Jan Wyandt and Ron Rouse

up to $99

  • Amazon Smile
  • Anonymous (x4)
  • Jo-Anne Ahrens
  • Angelina Anderson
  • Marina Beadlest
  • Vicki Bauer
  • Virginia Belandria
  • Samuel Bernal
  • Vanessa Biebl
  • Nell and Bill Birk
  • Catherine Bishop
  • Mary and Greg Bright
  • Maria Lucille Brown
  • Retta Bruegger
  • Meredith & Dan Bullock
  • David Cadena
  • Robert Camp
  • Raquel Carranza
  • Olivia Chacon
  • Carolyn Cipperly
  • Monica Cohan
  • Shere Coleman
  • Susan Conklin
  • Shawn and Sarah Jane Connor
  • Aubrey Gordon Cornelius
  • Candace Cross
  • Barbara D’Autrechy
  • Ann Denver
  • Catherine and Patrick Derby
  • William and Jane Dinsmoor
  • Courtney Eaton and Robert Martin
  • Chris and Sally Faison
  • Anne and Phil Freedman
  • Fran Freedman
  • Heather Froelicher
  • Pam Gabel
  • Sara Garton
  • Andrew Gilchrist
  • Alisa Gordon and Christopher Cronin
  • Tom and Pam Gray
  • Karen Grey
  • Hilary Gross and John Barker
  • Helene Gude
  • David Hamilton
  • Michael Hassig and Olivia Emery
  • Isabel Herrera
  • Heather Hicks
  • Heidi Hoffmann
  • Kathy Honea
  • Leslie Hopp
  • Rita Hunter
  • Deborah Jackson
  • Peter and Sandy Johnson
  • Deb Jones and John Katzenberger
  • Bill and Carolyn Kane
  • Patricia Kanipe
  • Susan Kern
  • Penny Kinsman
  • Peg Klein
  • Kerry Kleisner
  • Sarah Klingelheber
  • Re Kompitaksin
  • Amy Krakow
  • Kroger
  • Howie Kuhn
  • Diana M. Lane
  • Dana Langhern
  • Erika and Robert Leavitt
  • Denison Levy
  • Kathy Lindholm
  • Jan MacCready
  • Alicia Magaña
  • Aaron F. Malakoff
  • Nancy Mayer
  • Charlotte and Michael McLain
  • Holy McLain
  • Lorraine Miller
  • Bridget Moffroid
  • Irma Montes
  • Ron Munger
  • Avery Nelson
  • Virginia Newton
  • Jennifer O’Keeffe
  • Tom Oken and Janie Lowe
  • Charles and Fonda Paterson
  • Carla Peltonen
  • Karen Pierson
  • Polly Pollard
  • Doug Rager
  • Jose Ramos and Irma Portillo
  • Rogerio Ramos
  • Jane Rich
  • Rachel Richards
  • Ellen Rieder
  • Sandra Ruiz-de la Torre
  • Josh and Jen Rupert
  • Silvia Soto
  • Lucina Salcedo
  • Suzanne Scheer
  • Basalt Kitchen and Bath
  • Mimi Schlumberger
  • Tracy Sgroi
  • Lee Shainis
  • Layne A. Shea
  • Dawn Shepard
  • Shirley and Robert Stone
  • Richard  Stumpf
  • Pam Taylor
  • Caroline Tory
  • Donna and Tom Ward
  • Adrienne Zatorski

  Honorary Gifts

  • In honor of Shinta Damayanti
  •      Kim Scheuer
  • In honor of Barry and Amy Gordon
  •      Alisa Gordon and
  •      Christopher Cronin
  • In honor of Barry and Amy Gordon
  •      Susan Conklin
  • In honor of David Hyman
  •      Kristen Henry
  • In honor of Nancy Magoon
  •      Jill and Jay Bernstein
  •      Ellen Silver
  • In honor of Ann Nichols
  •      Kay and John Callison
  •      Nance and Ramón José López
  • In honor of Lynn Nichols
  •      Kay and John Callison
  •      Caroline and Will Deacy
  •      Mary and Tom Deacy
  •      Andrew Gilchrist
  •      Carson Gilchrist
  •      Nance and Ramón José López
  •      Ann Nichols
  •      Anne Teague
  • In honor of Ellen Rieder
  •      Polly Pollard
  • In honor of Karen Silverman
  •      Ellen Rieder
  • In honor of Caroline Tory
  •      Suzanne Tory

In Kind Donations

  • A Sign in Time
  • Alpine Valley Services
  • Aspen Skiing Company
  • Basalt Realty
  • Casey Concrete
  • Cindi Davis
  • Gary and Lori Harada
  • Phat Thai
  • Pitkin County Library
  • Rogerio Ramos

2017 EVENT SPONSORS

We thank the many individuals who purchased tickets to our 2017 events!

** Indicates in-kind sponsors

Sponsors

$5,000+

  • Alpine Bank
  • Fernando & Maria Allende**
  • Aspen Peak Magazine**
  • Gallery 1949**

$1,000-$4,999

  • Alchemy Audio Visual**
  • Alpine Valley Services**
  • Aspen Public Radio**
  • Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty
  • Aspen Times**
  • Bethel Party Rentals**
  • Crawford Properties LLC (see also donors)
  • Daly Property Services
  • Eagle Crest Nursery**
  • Frias Properties
  • Holy Cross Energy
  • Jaywalker Lodge
  • Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel
  • Reese Henry and Company
  • Timberline Bank
  • Town of Basalt
  • Umbrella Roofing, Inc.
  • Whitman Fine Properties

$500-$999

  • Berthod Motors
  • Harriman Construction
  • Haselden Construction
  • Jennifer Smith Immigration
  • Waas Campbell Rivera Johnson & Velasquez

$250-$499

  • Aspen Daily News**
  • Bookbinders Basalt LLC
  • Anne Grice Interiors
  • Heirlooms
  • KDNK**
  • La Tricolor**
  • Post Independent**
  • Stripped Mixers**
  • Suerte Tequila**

$100-$249

  • A+ Accounting
  • Aspen Medical Care
  • Basalt Quick Lube
  • Belmont Clean & Restore
  • Keylink Vacation Rental Management
  • Julia Marshall/Mt Daly Enterprises

Under $100

  • Alpine Liquor Store**
  • Aspen Animal Hospital
  • Café Bernard**
  • City Market**
  • El Montañes**
  • Glenwood Insurance Company
  • Golddigger’s Consignment
  • Harrington Smith**
  • Jimbo’s Fine Wine & Liquors**
  • Swire Coca-Cola, USA**

Auction Donations for Allende Benefit Concert

  • Aspen Club and Spa**
  • Gallery 1949**
  • Caribou Club**
  • Secrets Huatulco Resort and Spa**

Auction Purchasers

  • Jared Goulet
  • Julie Goldstein
  • Ann O’Brien
  • Wendalin Whitman

Prize Donations for Fiesta de Tamales

  • Aspen Skiing Company**
  • Bristlecone Mountain Sports**
  • Element 47**
  • Free Range Kitchen & Wine Bar**
  • The Goat**
  • Habitat for Humanity Roaring Fork Valley**
  • The Little Nell**
  • Mauka Frozen Yogurt**
  • Riverside Grill**
  • Sandy’s Office Supply**
  • Smoke Modern BBQ**
  • Sunburst Car Care**
  • Sure Thing**

 Please forgive any omissions or errors.