Sponsors and Donors

American Midwest Ballet gratefully acknowledges the support of our generous sponsors.

Premiere Benefactors

Holland Foundation; Fred and Eve Simon Charitable Foundation; Iowa West Foundation; Douglas County

Season Sponsor

Omaha Steaks

Major support

Nebraska Arts Council; Nebraska Cultural Endowment; Sherwood Foundation

Contact sarah@amballet.org for more information on sponsorship opportunities. To support now, click here.


Donations made after March 15, 2022, will be included in a future update.

Platinum Partner – $100,000 and above
Fred and Eve Simon Charitable Foundation & Omaha Steaks
Holland Foundation
Iowa West Foundation
Richard Brooke Foundation

Gold Partner – $50,000 and above
Douglas County
Cindy & Scott Heider
Peter Kiewit Foundation

Silver Partner – $20,000 and above
Nebraska Arts Council & Nebraska Cultural Endowment
Herb & Carole Dewey
Sherwood Foundation

Principal – $10,000 and above
Amy Haddad & Steve Martin
Iowa Arts Council/Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs
Mammel Family Foundation
Sharon McGill
Mutual of Omaha
John Ritland, Greta Vaught & Mia Ritland*
Polina & Bob Schlott

Soloist – $5,000 and above
Michael & Laura Alley
Michelle & Ryan Clark
Google Data Centers Grants Fund
Kiewit Corporation
Karen & Larry Nelsen

Demi-Soloist – $3,000 and above
Danielle & Michael Ash
Cindy & Mogens Bay
Bill & Sandi Bruns
Jeff & Keri Francis
Jeanie Owen

Corps de Ballet – $1,500 and above
Bobby’s Dancewear, Inc.
Daniel Hamann & Joan Squires
Donna & Tom Hubbell†
Murray & Sharee Newman
Erika Overturff & Brandon Dickerson†
Edward and Lida Robinson Charitable Trust
Bruce & Cindy Schenck†
Pete & Mary Anne Tulipana

Grand Jeté – $1,000 and above
Theresa Carr
Barry Cleaveland
Sarah & Andrew Maloney†
Janet McCrae
Pottawattamie County Community Foundation
Julie Morsman Schroeder Foundation
Annette & Paul Smith Charitable Fund

Pirouette – $500 and above
Maurice & Sarah Birdwell
Daniel Cox & Eleanor Shirley†
Catherine Hall & Colin Bernard
Jamie Murphy
Doyle Tipler
James & Susan Tracy Charitable Foundation

Développé – $300 and above
Deborah Floyd
Mike & Kathy Gross
Thomas Richter
The Schweitzer Family
The Donna J and John P Snowdon Fund
Shanna & Dan Zordell

Relevé – $150 and above
Erica Bryant†
Melissa Chapman*
Elizabeth Collins
Hal & Mary Daub
Donna & Larry Dostal
Michael Howland & Linda Matson
Kelli Isham*
Mary Manning Kechely
Shalisa Nau Anderson & Jim Anderson*
Robert Peterson
Robert & Patricia Ranney
Steven & Susan Rothe
Barbara Schlott*
Bob & Akemi Smith

Plié – up to $150
Alpha Delta Kappa
AmazonSmile Foundation
Haley Armstrong
Ann Augustine
Sarah Barna
Dayna Berry
Maureen Bradley-Ferrulli
Ed Brown
Judith Carr
Catherine & Tim Carrico
Felicia Cervantes
Amy Demlow
Jeff & Sarah Dickinson
Judith Feigin
Kim Fiorello
Caryl Fisher
Jorge Galvez
Steve Goodwillie
Jerry Gose
Hermes Auto & Upholstery, Inc.
Jane Howard
Chris Johnson
Nancy Johnson – in memory of Blair Herbert Dewey II
George Kaiser
Jeanette Kenny
Denise Kolkman*
Brittney LaHayne
Kristy Lee
Karen & David Morgan
William Munro
Molly Nelsen*
Christine Parkyn*
Danna Kehm
Holly McAtee
Jess Peterson
Anna Rock
Gloria Ruesch
Timaree Smith
Juliet Walsh
Cheryl Widick
Sara Williams
David Woods

* denotes member of American Midwest Ballet Guild; ~ denotes member of Ballet Barre Society

For questions, please contact Sarah Maloney at sarah@amballet.org.

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