2019 Fund for the Arts Campaign

Our Donors

2018 Fund for the Arts Donors


In addition to major support from the City of Lexington and the Kentucky Arts Council, the following corporations, foundations, and individuals generously donated to the 2018 Fund for the Arts. Together, they contributed over $1.1 million dollars in support of the arts. (Includes gifts made between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018.) *In-kind Gifts



Platinum Circle ($20,000+)

Keeneland Foundation
Toyota Motor Manufacturing,
     Kentucky in Georgetown

Gold Circle ($10,000-19,999)

Central Bank & Trust Co.
DaRae & Friends Catering*
Hilliard Lyons
Kentucky Bank
Kentucky Utilities Company
Lexington Legends*
Lexington Trots Breeders Assn.
Mt. Brilliant Family Foundation
PNC Bank

Silver Circle ($5,000-9,999)

Bluegrass Sotheby's Int'l Realty |
     Becky Reinhold
Caller Properties, LLC
Davis & Plomin Mechanical
Fifth Third Foundation
Kentucky American Water Co.
Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
University of Kentucky Federal
     Credit Union
WesBanco Bank, Inc.


Bravo Circle ($2,500-4,999)

Blue & Co., LLC
Columbia Gas of Kentucky
Crowe LLP
Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC
ExxonMobil Foundation
Messer Construction Company
Padgett Construction, Inc.
Pin Oak Stud
Wyatt Tarrant & Combs, LLP


Patron’s Circle ($1,000-2,499)

Brand Advertising Group
Breeders' Cup LTD
Commerce Lexington
CRM Facilities Management
D. W. Wilburn
Donamire Farm
E.E. Murry Family Foundation
Eastern Kentucky University
EOP Architects
Fasig-Tipton Company, Inc.
Highbridge Spring Water Co.
Hinkle Studio*
J. Smith Lanier & Co., a Marsh &
      McLennan Agency LLC Co.
K Norman Berry Associates Architects
Kentucky Thoroughbred Association
Langley Properties Co.
Lexington Quarry Company
Matthew Carter Interiors, LLC
Neogen Corporation
PNC Foundation
Tate Hill Jacobs: Architects, Inc.
The Burl
Tri-State Roofing & Sheet Metal Co
Vanmeter Sales
Wellward Regenerative Medicine
WLEX-TV Channel 18


Arts Advocate ($500-999)

Able Engine
Azur Brasabana Dupree
Bank of the Bluegrass and Trust Co.
BC Wood Properties
Clay Ingels Company, LLC
Community Trust Bank
Cornett Advertising
Corporate Finance Associates
Dean Builds, Inc.
Hinkle Holding Company, LLC
Lexington Herald-Leader
Lexington Music Education
Limestone Bank
NAI Isaac Commercial Properties
Nicholson Insurance Agency
Palumbo Lumber Company
Pink Spider
Space Center Storage
Tony's Steaks and Seafood @ The    
Traditional Bank
UBS Financial Services
Urban Outfitters, Inc.
Webb Companies




National Arts Advocate ($5,000+)

Matthew and Jenna Mitchell
Craig and Madonna Turner


Ovation Society ($2,500-4,999)

Luther Deaton
James and Suzanne Elliott
Harold Faulconer
Stephen and Robin Jennings
Steve and Cindy Matherly
Andy and Kristina Shea
Jason and Julie Sims
Jim Stokes and Jo Ann Czekalski
Lona Tracee Whitley


President’s Circle ($1,000-2,499)

James C. Albisetti
Heather Barron
Jeremy Bates and Denny McElroy
Robert and Judith Baumann
Thomas Birkman
Tom and Cindy Bloch
Mark and Laura Boison
Anne E. Bolton
Alex Boone
Caroline Huger Boone
Diane Alane Boyer
Brent Bruner and Matthew         Carter
Wells Bullard and Harding Dowell
Edward and Sherri Bullard
Jeff and Lora Carter
Laurel Catto
John and Jill Cioci
Genevieve Clay
Julia and Timothy Costich
Norwood and Judy Cowgill Jr.
Kelly and Joe Craft
Chuck and Susan Creacy
Barry and Laura Crume
Lisle and Katherine Dalton
Beverly Fortune
William Fortune
Joan B. Gaines
John L. Gohmann
James P. Gray II
Stephen Gray
Gina Greathouse
Roy E. Griggs
Stephen L. Grossman
John and Donna R. Hall
Frank and Elsie Harris
Gail Hart and Dan Featherston
Debra Hensley
Gardner Hieronymus
Phillip and Nancy Hoffman
Randolph Hollingsworth and
     Richard Greissman
Larry and Jan Isenhour
Allison Kaiser
Magdalene Karon and John D.
     Stewart II
William and Vange Lear
William Loggins and Anthony Burgett
Bruce and Jeannette Lucas
Cassandra Malick
Richard and Sue Masson
Brian McCarty
David E. McDowell
John Paul Miller
Michael and Catherine Mills
Jamie Nicholson
Allen R. Norvell
Albert M. Pennybacker
Martha Peterson and Brett Spear
John and Kathy Plomin
Nan Plummer and Jim Spencer
Robert E. Putt Jr.
James and Yvonne Rickard
Marilyn Robie and Arthur Shechet
Doug and Melanie Roederer
Jill Hall Rose
Chad Rudzik
Marion Rust
Arthur and Simone Salomon
Brandl Skirvin
J. David Smith Jr.
Maury Sparrow and Craig Wahlgren
Joshua R Stephenson
Jon and Melissa Stewart
Robert and Ruth Straus
Bill and Barbara Thomason
Franklin D. Thompson
Ellen Tunnell
John Van Meter
George M. Van Meter Jr.
Billy Van Pelt II
Laurance and Lucy VanMeter
Alex and Jayne Waldrop
Dr. and Mrs. J. Sloan Warner Jr.
Chris and Josefine Young


Arts Advocate ($500-999)

Farra M. and Katherine S. Alford
James Baldridge
Stephen and Catherine Barker
Larry and Carol Beach
Lynda Bebrowsky
Tom and Susie Bell
Kristen and Perry Bentley
Brenda Bragonier
Willy Brown and Eddie Woods
Timothy Burcham and Phillip Marcum
Brett and Patti Butler
Eli and Mary Lynne Capilouto
Linda Carroll and John S. L. Morgan
Julia and Kerry Cauthen
William and Ellen Chapman
Tim and Debby Coleman
Richard Comley and Debbie
Craig L. Daniels
Rebecca Ann Davis
Larry and Martha Deener
David and Melanie Dowell
Nicky and Cara Drion
Ben and Laura Eubank
Justin and Claire Fraser
Jill and Cliff Gookin
Linda and Charles Gorton
Tyler Gossett
Guy and Terry Graves
Astarré Gudino
Gerry and Cassie Harpel
Phyllis R. Hasbrouck
Georgia Henkel
Barry Hickey
Rose Hieronymus
Joseph and Shannon Hillenmeyer
Lori Rowland Houlihan
April M. Howard
Kelly Hume
Michael and Christine Huskisson
Carol and Ron Hustedde
Lee Ann Ingram
David and Katherine Johnson
Edward and Mary Kasarskis
Leslie Keller-Biehl
John Kelver
Ashley and Ron Kirk
William Kyle
Dean Langdon
Nathan and Blair Lee
Joel and Tomoka Logan
Bob and Betty Lorch
Shane Lyle and Susan Daugherty
Heather Lyons
Phyllis Macadam
Valerie Marshall
Wayne and Susan Masterman
Marc and Gwen Mathews
Robert and Denise McClelland
Margaret McDuffie
Carol McLeod
Jason and Kristin D. Miller
Rosie R. Moosnick and Theodore
Ross Moosnick
Michael and Robin Morrill
Paul and Becky Ochenkoski
Jane Allen Offutt
Frank and Rita Penn
Gregory Pettit
Sean Profitt
Mary Quinn Ramer
Greg and Susan Rayer
Michelle Reid
Becky and Reese Reinhold
David W. Richard
Janet Scheeline and Billy Spickard
Laura Schweitzer
Melanie Simpson
Suzanne Smith
Larry and Vivian Snipes
Robert Stadelman
Harvey Sword
Fran Taylor and Tom Cheek
Jomo Thompson
Barbara S. Tilghman
Joyce Trivette
Dorothy H. Clark Van Meter
Derek Vaughan
Mary-Alicha and Brian Weldon
Harvie and Nellie Wilkinson
Jeff Woods
Nathan and Cat Zamarron


Arts Partner ($300-499)

Glenn Acree
Guy W. Adams
John Anthony Allen
Sandra and Sanford Archer
Robert Arrasmith
Janet Beard
Wanda Bertram and Gary Huff
Carl and Barbara E. Boyer
Linda Breathitt
Ronda Brooks
Diane Brunn
Nancy Carpenter and Jeff Davis
Bob and Jamie Carter
Jim and Betty Cecil
Mark and Terrell Cheney
Gordon and Kris Cole
Joseph Coleman
James M. Cooper
Letha T. Drury
Barbara Farrell
Dianna L. Flanagan
Tammy Fox
Thomas Gaines
Larry and Ricki Goldstein
Franklin and Vanessa Gray
Curtis and Linda Green
Lucy Hamilton
Xavier Hassert
Lon and Ann Hays
Kathryn Henriques
Cynthia Hiens
Marie Houlihan
Leo and Vickie Hugenberg
Pat L. Ison
Greg and Diane Jenkins
Thomas B. Kessinger III
Wayne and Susan Lucas
Dwight McKenzie
Cornelia P. Milligan
Robert Milward
Bruce Nicol
Jacqueline Noonan
Michael Potapov and Nancy Barnett
Pat and Betsy Powell
Kevin Pulsfort
Robert and Julie Quick
Mary Kay Rayens
Dana Rhodus
Mark and Sarah Richardson
T.J. and Mary Beth Richardson
Michael and Gloria Rie
Mark T. Ruddell
Cathy Rupp
Arturo Alonzo Sandoval
Kate Savage
Stanley and Judith Saxe
Cinnie Schwartztrauber
Rebecca Sherman
Jody Shoup
Louise H. Shouse
Steve Sigg
Tommy Sikes
Susan L. Simmons
Tommy and Shelley Slabaugh
Reginald Smith
Roger and Lynsey Sugarman
Ouida Tisdall
John Van Willigen
Isaac and Linda VanMeter
Barbara and Don Wathen
Dudley and Marla Webb
Holly Wiedemann and Bart Van
Kathryn Wilson
Isabel M. Yates
Greg and Rebecca Yeary
Julia C. Young


Applause Donor ($150-299)




Workplace Giving Partners

Blue & Co., LLC
Bank of the Bluegrass
Central Bank & Trust Co.
Commerce Lexington
Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Downtown Lexington Partnership
Fifth Third Bank
Gray Construction
Lexington Children's Theatre
Lexington-Fayette Urban County
Messer Construction
National Thoroughbred Racing
PNC Bank
Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
Stites & Harbison
Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP