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Foundation and Government Supporters

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is grateful to the following foundations and government agencies for their generous investment in the DSO, making it possible for us to provide a wide range of concert series, educational programs, community outreach activities, and digital distribution products to our patrons.  Through their philanthropic support, each funder plays a vital role in maintaining the orchestra’s artistic excellence and organizational strength:

$500,000 and more
The William M. Davidson Foundation
Samuel & Jean Frankel Foundation

$250,000 and more
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
Hudson-Webber Foundation
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
The Kresge Foundation
McGregor Fund
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

$100,000 and more
The Richard C. Devereaux Foundation
Fred A. & Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation
Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation
Ford Foundation
Detroit Symphony Orchestra Volunteer Council
$50,000 and more
Marvin & Betty Danto Family Foundation
William Randolph Hearst Foundation
Richard & Jane Manoogian Foundation
Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs
National Endowment for the Arts
Herbert & Elsa Ponting Foundation
Matilda R. Wilson Fund

$25,000 and more
Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation
DeRoy Testamentary Foundation
Eleanor & Edsel Ford Fund
Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation

$10,000 and more
Maxine & Stuart Frankel Foundation
Myron P. Leven Foundation
Oliver Dewey Marcks Foundation
Moroun Family Foundation

$5,000 and more
Benson & Edith Ford Fund
Henry Ford II Fund
The Alice Kales Hartwick Foundation
Marjorie & Maxwell Jospey Foundation
Meyer & Anna Prentis Family Foundation
Sigmund & Sophie Rohlik Foundation
Mary Thompson Foundation

$1,000 and more
Charles M. Bauervic Foundation
Frank & Gertrude Dunlap Foundation
Harold & Ruth Garber Family Foundation
Clarence & Jack Himmel Fund
James & Lynelle Holden Fund
Japan Business Society of Detroit Foundation
Ludwig Foundation Fund
Aline Underhill Orten Foundation
The Loraine and Melinese Reuter Foundation
Louis & Nellie Sieg Foundation
Sills Foundation
Don & Dolly Smith Foundation
The Tuktawa Foundation
The Village Club Foundation
Samuel L. Westerman Foundation
Young Woman’s Home Association

If you are interested in supporting the DSO through your organization, please contact Chelsea Kotula, Advancement Officer for Institutional Giving at (313)576-5496 or ckotula@dso.org.