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The Board of Directors of The Buffalo Fine Arts Academy and the Albright-Knox Art Gallery extend deep gratitude to each of its generous donors who supported the museum from July 1, 2014, to June 30, 2015.

The following list comprises those individuals, corporations, foundations, and other organizations that have donated at levels of $500 or more through gifts of all types, such as contributions to the Annual Giving Campaign, membership, programs and events, endowment funds, capital funds, gifts of cash, gifts-in-kind, and appreciated stock. The names below appear in accordance with the preferences noted by donors at the time of their contributions.

Government Support
Erie County
Mark Poloncarz, County Executive, and Erie County Legislature:
     Barbara Miller-Williams
     Betty Jean Grant
     Peter J. Savage, III
     Kevin R. Hardwick  
     Thomas A. Loughran
     Edward A. Rath, III    
     Patrick B. Burke
     Ted B. Morton
     Lynne M. Dixon
     Joseph C. Lorigo
     John J. Mills
New York State Council on the Arts

$1,000,000 or more
The Estate of Peggy Pierce Elfvin 
County of Erie
Charles E. Balbach
Louis P. Ciminelli Family Foundation
Gagosian Gallery
Hyde Family Charitable Fund (Martha and Tom Hyde)
The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, Inc.
M&T Bank
Moog, Inc.
The Cameron and Jane Baird Foundation
Susan O’Connor Baird and Bruce Baird
Penny and Charles Banta 
BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York
Delaware North Companies, Inc.
The First Niagara Foundation
Estate of Hillel J. Haas
Kavi Gupta Gallery
New York State Council on the Arts
The John R. Oishei Foundation
The Margaret L. Wendt Foundation
William M. Wood Foundation
Carolyn and John Yurtchuk

$1,000,000 or more
The Estate of Peggy Pierce Elfvin 

County of Erie

Advantage TI
Charles E. Balbach
BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York
Louis P. Ciminelli Family Foundation
Barbara S. and John B. Drenning
Hauser & Wirth
The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, Inc.
LAMAR Outdoor Advertising
M&T Bank
Moog, Inc.
New York State Council on the Arts
Gerald R. Strauss Charitable Remainder Annuity Trust
Estate of Helen C. Vafiopoulos

David K. Anderson Charitable Remainder Trust
The Cameron and Jane Baird Foundation
Susan O’Connor Baird and Bruce Baird
Penny and Charles Banta
City of Buffalo
Delaware North
First Niagara Foundation
Garth Greenan Gallery*
Alice and Jeremy Jacobs, Jr.
Roberta and Michael Joseph
Luhring Augustine Gallery
Estate of Margaret M. Martin
The John R. Oishei Foundation
Lisa N. and Frederick G. Pierce
The Margaret L. Wendt Foundation
William M. Wood Foundation
Carolyn and John Yurtchuk

Monica Angle and Samuel Magavern
Drs. Andy and Helen Cappuccino
Alison and James Derrick
Catherine and Stephen Foley
Gagosian Gallery
Catherine Hamberger Charitable Lead Trust
Hyde Family Charitable Fund (Martha and Tom Hyde)
Jody and Gerald Lippes
Moore Family Trust*
Rich’s Catering and Special Events
Deborah Ronnen
Leslie and Howard Zemsky

Artworkers Retirement Society
Robert Bojdak and Sarah Williams Foundation
Mildred Bork Conners & Joseph E. Conners Fund
Ann and Bob Brady
Hodgson Russ LLP
Bonnie and Nick Hopkins
Mary Jo and Peter Hunt
Victoria and Northrup R. Knox, Jr.
Connie and Seymour H. Knox IV
Victoria Beck Newman and James Newman
NOCO Energy Corp.
Paul William Beltz, PC
Carin and George Phillips
François Rochon*
Peter Jones and Deborah Russell
Christine Sabuda
John R. and Karen L. Sanderson
Scott Electric Foundation, Inc.
Tony Walker & Co.

Albright-Knox Contemporary and Modern Art Foundation Canada
The Buffalo News
Entercom Buffalo, LLC
Estate of Zachary Goodyear
Sally and Robert Gioia
Carl Gustaf Ehrnrooth
Independent Health Association, Inc.
Linda and Lawton Johnson
Judith and Stanford Lipsey
Dr. Barry T. Malin and Lisa A. Malin
Mercedes-Benz of Buffalo
National Fuel
New Era Cap Company
Scott and Rachel Stenclik

Barbara and Brian Baird
Mary Kirsch Boehm and Raymond F. Boehm
Buffalo Spree Magazine
Casady Design
Casey Kaplan Gallery
Mr. and Mrs. George W. Couch III
Pamela Dinsmore
John A. Esty
Robert J. & Martha B. Fierle Foundation
Ilene and Peter Fleischmann
Robert K. Freeland
Imagine Staffing Technology, Inc.
D. Bruce and Gail Johnstone
Daniel and Leslie Keane
Charles M. Kurtz Trust
Estate of Donald I. MacDavid
The Meadowbrook Fund
Moët Hennessy USA
Margie and Sandy Nobel
Marcia and Alphonso O’Neil-White
Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Penfold
The Penn Schoellkopf Fund, Inc.
Sanderson Wealth Management, LLC
Matthew P. Schaab
Seabar / Michael and Sherri Andrzejewski
William C. Smith

The American Scandinavian Foundation
Ansie S. Baird
John K. Bace and Melissa T. Balbach
Jennifer Bayles and Robert Steinfeld
Howard and Mary Bell
Ann N. Bonte
Janet and Peter Boris
Buffalo Cardiology & Pulmonary Associates
Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Deni
Judith F. and Alan I. Duchan
Empire Building and Diagnostics Inc.
The Floristry
Galerie Lelong*
Dr. and Mrs. Robert P. Gatewood, Jr.
Amy J. Habib
Marie S. and Frederic K. Houston
Hunt Real Estate Corporation
Ivoclar Vivadent, Inc.
Jerald and Terri Katz Kasimov
Kaleida Health
David Kennedy
The Kenneth L. and Katherine G. Koessler Family Foundation Inc.
Susan B. Lee
Cindy and Francis Letro
Steve Lakomy, M.D. and Cheryl Lyles
The MAK Fund
Scott L. and Carol J. McFarland
Migz Media Group
Carol and Reg Newman
Marcy and Michael Newman
Sonja and Janne Sirén
Karen and Frederick Spaulding
Janice and Gerald Sufrin
Steve and Nicole Swift
UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Charles F. Kreiner, Jr. UBS Financial Services Inc.
Samuel Ward
Donald E. Will
Wayne and Janet Wisbaum
Zenger Group

Amigone Funeral Home, Inc.
Jonathan and Rachel Amoia
Linda and Martin Anderson
Carol Angle
Marcia Angle
Lois and Stuart Ayre
Jennifer and Carl Teo Balbach
Barclay Damon LLP
Elizabeth and John Bauman
Dianne Bennett and William Graebner
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Berardi
Dr. Clara D. Bloomfield
Elizabeth M. Blum
Donald K. Boswell
Mariana Botero-Chason and Mark Chason
Mary Ann and Bob Budin
Buffalo Bills
Buffalo Game Space
Buffalo Pinball
Buffalo State College Foundation
Lucy and John L. Butsch
Marjorie and John Buyers Foundation Inc.
Richard F. Campbell and Joan Forster
Canisius College
Drs. Ann Marie Carosella and Jeffrey M. Lackner
Dr. Joseph A. Chazan
Estate of Irwin H. Cheskin
Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner LLP
Nancy J. Churchill
Nan and Will Clarkson
The Robert and Patricia Colby Foundation
Elizabeth B. Conant and Camille Cox
Drs. Linda Passar Cowan and Richard Cowan
Arthur and Elaine Cryer
Richard W. Cutting
Ann S. Daughton
Flavio Del Monte—Massimo De Carlo Gallery, Milan/London
Delaware Camera & Video
Robert and Doris Drago
Anne D. Ehrlich and R. Alfred Wodehouse
Ruth and Robert Fleming
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Flickinger
William S. Flickinger
Rose H. and Leonard H. Frank Community Endowment Fund
Friends of Allison Drake
James Fronk
Sarah Gardner
Laurie F. Garrison and Randall S. Hansen
Good Deal Games/Michael Thomasson
Sarah Goodyear
Chrisanne Grimaldi
The Hahn Family Foundation
Roscoe Henderson III
Laura Hopkins and John Farmelo
Hyatt’s Graphic Supply Company
Pamela Jacobs Vogt
Ann S. and Dean H. Jewett
Betty Ann and Kevin Keane
Karen and Kevin Kennedy
Emily-Jane Kirwan
Valerie R. Koch
Dr. Lisa C. Kozlowski
Michelle and Ted Kuzniarek
Joan and Wilfred Larson
Estate of Albert H. Laub
Brooke and Tim Leboeuf
Cynthia Lee
Fern and Joel Levin
Andrée and Joel Lippes
Inez S. and Jack Lippes
Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC
Magavern Magavern Grimm LLP
Bill and Linda Magavern
Marianne Boesky Gallery
Bill and Lynn Markel
Elsie P. and Lucius B. McCowan Private Charitable Fund
Barbara and Michael McQueeney
Mark R. Mendell
Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon Merritt
Elizabeth and John Mitchell
Kevin Murrett and Michele Moses
North American Breweries
Oliver’s Restaurant
Karen L. Podd
Noah Pollack
Georgina F. Polokoff
Barbara and William J. Regan, Jr.
Christi and Bruce Reinoso
Rich Family Foundation
Joan Lyke Roebuck
Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Rogers III
Steven Root/Loomis-Root, Inc.
Rue Franklin
Geraldine N. Ryder
Maureen and Richard Saab
Alan R. Saltzman
Mr. and Mrs. W. Scott Saperston
Ann E. Schapiro
Barbara Schuller
Douglas G. Schultz
Maria Scrivani and John Lipsitz
Carole and Joseph V. Sedita
Shuman Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Leon H. Smith III
Reverends Stephen J. S. Smith and Sarah Buxton-Smith
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Somers
Southern Wine & Spirits
Janet G. Stenger
Gary R. Sutton
Mary Ann and Ronald Tanski
Tarantino Foods
Mark and Maansi Travers
Michael S. Tunkey
Michal and James M. Wadsworth
Connie and Jack Walsh
Western New York Area Labor Federation
Arthur Bronson and Catherine T. Wettlaufer
Karl and Joanne Kaminski
Brummitte Dale Wilson, M.D.
WSF Industries, Inc.

Gaile and Nicholas P. Amigone III
Vera B. Arrison
Mary and Wayne Bacon
Harriet Beck, Attorney
Judy and Tom Beecher
Mr. Stephen Bell and Mrs. Elizabeth Kahn
Mary and Sheldon Berlow
Alice F. Bird
Dr. Howard T. Blane
Jessica H. and David W. Brason
Buffalo Floral Art
Buffalo Hospital Supply Co., Inc.
Matthew S. Burkett
Dr. and Mrs. John J. Callahan, Jr.
Joseph and Susan Cardamone
Dr. and Mrs. Gabriel Chouchani
Cynthia and Frank L. Ciminelli II
Amy Clifton and Theodore B. K. Walsh
Mary and Harold Cohen
Rebecca and William B. Collins
Consulate General of Canada in Buffalo
Gretchen K. Coward
CrestView Business Consulting LLC
Mr. James F. Cunning and Ms. Jean McGarry
Jodie and Roy Cunningham
Deep River Snacks
Adele and George DeTitta
Amy and Mark Dietrick
Deborah A. DiMatteo
Hedda Dowd
Ellen and Vic Doyno
Allison Drake
Jeanne C. Eaton
The Essex St. Pub
Elizabeth S. and Robert A. Evans
The Fatta Foundation
Margaret Frainier
Dr. Jerold Frakes and Dr. Cristanne Miller
Dr. and Mrs. William T. Ganley
Theodore and Joan Geier
Mark R. Hammer
Harter Secrest & Emery LLP
Deborah R. Hill
Dr. and Mrs. Curtis F. Holmes
Mr. and Mrs. Richard O. Hopkins
Patricia and Patrick Hughes
Nancy Hunt
Matthew Iak
IMMCO Diagnostics
Mr. Bruce Jackson and Dr. Diane Christian
The Jacobs Institute, Inc.
Diane Johnson
Jillian and Eric Jones
Maria Kardash
Scott Keller
Jung and Chee Kim
David Kimelberg
Janet Knapp
Lisa and Greg Koessler
Betty Korn
Stephanie and Brad Kroth
Susan P. Graham and Jon C. Kucera
Elizabeth and Harold Leader
Hilkka Leone
Daniel Lewis
Joelle and Gerald Logue
Thomas Lunt and Audrey Lunt
Sally M. Marks
The Marks Family Foundation
Masiello, Martucci, Calabrese & Associates
Linda B. Matt
Dr. and Mrs. Laszlo Mechtler
Jeff and Karin Meyer
Dr. and Mrs. Herman S. Mogavero, Jr.
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Sheryl and Joseph Myers
N. Choops Painting Inc.
Dr. and Mrs. James P. Nolan
Frederic P. Norton
NOVA Site Company, LLC
Arthur and Cheryl Orlick
PDX Contemporary Art
Bonnie Gordon and John Pfahl
Sarah and Stephen Phelps
Mr. and Mrs. Richard G. Reynolds
Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Rifkin
J. David and Carol Jasen Sampson
Ronald L. Frank and Anne Schneider
Sara and Robert Skerker
Susan B. Sorotsky
Paul E. Souter
Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Spampata, Jr.
Sean M. and Ellen G. Spencer
The Stainrook Foundation
Mr. Paul A. Stenzel and Ms. Judith C. Walsh
Kimberly and Michael Sweeney
Joseph R. Takats Foundation
Mary G. Therrien
Garin Tomaszewski
Dr. and Mrs. George Toufexis
Nicole and Nicholas Tzetzo
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County
University at Buffalo Neurosurgery, Inc.
Mary and Paul Wachter
Donna and Barry Winnick
Karen and Donald Wood

Memorial Donations
In memory of Susie Flickinger
In memory of Marjorie Fronk
In memory of William L. Gallivan
In memory of Marilyn Wengert Gatewood
In memory of Katherine Goldman
In memory of Fayelois S. Grobe
In memory of Charles J. Hahn
In memory of James Howell
In memory of Alica Makara
In memory of Rena R. Margulis
In memory of Terry Mills
In memory of Alexandra B. Norton
In memory of Elaine Pepe
In memory of Kathleen Petrik
In memory of Winona Yahn

In honor of Ansie Baird and Peggy de Morinni
In honor of Penny and Charles Banta
In honor of Jennifer Bayles
In honor of Mary Boehm
In honor of Rita Lipsitz on her 90th birthday
In honor of Gabriela, Jonatan, and Sophie Sirén
In honor of Janne Sirén and Joe Lin-Hill
In honor of the Sirén Family
In honor of Anne Sweeney
In honor of Laine and Glenn Walnicki


*This donor has also given a gift of art. A full listing of this year’s gifts of works of art to the museum can be found on pages 19–20 of the Annual Report.