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Planned Giving

Designating YBCA as a beneficiary in your will, charitable remainder trust, life insurance policy or retirement fund allows you to create a legacy of support for lasting cultural impact.

If you would like more information about planned gifts, please contact 415-978-2700 or Thank you for including YBCA in your estate plans.


A warm thank you to Yerba Buena Center for the Arts contributors!

YBCA gratefully acknowledges contributions of $500 or more received between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019.

Special thanks to the City of San Francisco for its ongoing support.

$100,000 and Above


The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Institute of Museum and Library Services
The James Irvine Foundation
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Kenneth Rainin Foundation



$50,000 – $99,999


California Arts Council
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Panta Rhea Foundation

$20,000 – $49,999


Anonymous Foundation
Bloomberg Philanthropies
Walter & Elise Haas Fund
The Kimball Foundation
Koret Foundation
Multi-Arts Production Fund
National Endowment for the Arts
The Bernard Osher Foundation


Chavez Family Foundation

$10,000 – $19,999


American Council of Learned Societies
The Sato Foundation
Yerba Buena Community Benefit District
Zellerbach Family Foundation


Sara and Roy Bahat
Sidney E. Frank Foundation
Meridee Moore and Kevin King
James Richardson
David Joseph Weber and Renu Agrawal
Anonymous (2)

$5,000 – $9,999


New Foundation for the Arts’ National Dance Project, with lead funding from The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation


Mrs. Mary L. Bianco
Michelle Branch and Dale Cook
Catherine Daniels
Amy T. Eliot
Heron Arts
Renuka Kher and Sandeep Solanki
Barbara D. Kibbe and Chris Lorents
Erik Mayo
Nion McEvoy
Philip Sage
Corinne Maria Sklar
Ned Topham
Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation
Zak Williams & Olivia June

$2,500 – $4,999




Dave Elfving
Gloria and Saul Feldman
Gaia Fund
Anna and Richard Gardner Estate
James C. Hormel and Michael P. Nguyen
David Hornik and Pamela Hornik
Karen Jenkins-Johnson and Kevin Johnson
Barbara D. Kibbe and Chris Lorents
Arline Klatte and Jonathan Ennis
Nancy Levinson
Rekha Patel
Leslie and Merle Rabine
Srinija Srinivasan
Karen H. Wickre Fund
Mitchell and Kristen Yawitz
Sonya Yu

$1,000 – $2,499


Rainbow Grocery Cooperative


Verda Alexander and Primo Orpilla
John Bankston and Robert C. Goodman
Rena G. Bransten
Heidy Braverman and David Skinner
M. Quinn Delaney and Wayne Jordan
Penelope Douglas and Jim Harrigan
Jennifer and Matias Duarte
Zoe Evans Reinsch and Johnny Reinsch
Deborah Greer and Roni Raulwing
Mick and Sabrina Hellman
James C. Hormel and Michael P. Nguyen, in memory of Nancy Livingston
Shannon Jackson
Richard Laiderman and Jung-Wha Song
Joonho Lee and Kiyoung Nam
Bruce McDougal and Daniel Rey
Lois E. and R. Duke Miller Family Foundation
Lisa Olson and Thomas Lau
David Packard and M. Bernadette Castor
The Charles Piper Cost Foundation
Bob Ross Foundation
Rebecca and Alan Ross
Petra Schumann and Rob Wullenjohn
Vicki Shipkowitz
Steve Smart and Javier Barreto
The Spalding Family Foundation
Studio O+A
Marc and Megara Vogl
Harvey and Leslie Wagner Foundation
Anonymous (3)

$500 – $999


The Beard Family
Yvette Chalom and Paul Fogel
Doran & Associates Francesca Eastman and Edward Goodstein
Colin Eykamp
Rebecca Follo
Tracy Freedman
Ed and Peggy Kavounas
Maureen and James Knoll
Lawrence Li and Philip Tran
Cathy Maupin
K. Oberhaus and L. Gathers
Nancy and Steven Oliver
David Packard and M. Bernadette Castor
Mathieu Reeves
Peter Rigano
Chris Safford
Anthony St. George and Joel Evans
E. San San Wong

Gifts In-Kind

That’s It
Unica Party Rentals
Waterloo Sparkling Water