about us

Our 501(c)3 non-profit organization relies on your kindness. Now in our 5th year, your contributions enable us to continue our mission, and in 2018, to present our first Actor’s Equity staged reading of BIPOLAR & THE ENGLISH CHANNEL at an off-Broadway venue in December.  All donations are tax deductible.  Thank you for your support!

2018

Executive Producers ($2,500+):

  • Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS – 2018 Quality of Life Grant.  We thank you for your annual Grants since 2015!
  • Kathy Chambers Olsen 

Producers ($1,000 – 2,499):

  • Deborah Elkins Foundation grant
  • Barry Hoff

Associate Producers ($500-999):

  • Amy Feinberg & Andrew Feinberg, M.D.
  • Tom Viola

Major Contributors ($250-499)

  • Chris Byrne

  • Irene Minkoff

  • Bernadette Peters – cast of Hello Dolly!
  • Aaron Waxman

  • Sy Yusem

Our Supporters (up to $249)

  • Lewis Baratz

  • Jonathan Ben Isvy

  • Janet Booth

  • Pamela Broberg

  • Christine Bruno
  • Claire Calvert Burke

  • Chris Carstens

  • Daniel Chan

  • Margaret Chase

  • William Christian

  • Darin Chumbley

  • Sarah Cohen

  • Susan Collyer

  • cast of “Come From Away,” courtesy of John Jellison

  • Kathy Cooper-Kogut

  • John Alban Couglan

  • Vicki DeKlerk

  • Elissa Doty

  • Jonathan Engel
  • Daniel Feinberg

  • Timothy Harrison

  • Anita Hollander

  • Judy Jones

  • Bob Kahan

  • Canedy Knowles

  • Mike Lindner

  • Bernadette Peters

  • Sue Porter

  • Jay O. Sanders

  • Rick Schwartz

  • Ros Sperling

  • Susan Sperling

  • Jean Tait

2013 – 2017

Grants:

  • Edith Berg Charitable Foundation (2016)

  • Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS – Quality of Life grants (2015, 2016, 2017). Tremendous thanks for your continued generosity!

  • Rhea Blackwood Foundation (2016)

  • Deborah Elkins Foundation (2017)

  • Susan Zirkl, Memorial Charitable Foundation (2016)

Benefactors ($1,000+):

  • “Elementary” the hit CBS network television series, courtesy of cast, crew & Jerry Levine (2015)

  •  Julie Ridge (2013)

Our Major Contributors ($250-1,000):

  • The cast & crew of “A Delicate Balance” on Broadway, courtesy of Roy Harris (2015)

  • The cast & crew of “Aladdin” on Broadway, courtesy of Barry Hoff (2015, 2016, 2017)

  • The cast & crew of “The Audience” on Broadway, courtesy of Dylan Baker & Barry Hoff (2015)

  • Dylan & Becky Baker (2015, 2016, 2017)

  • Tracy Silva Barbosa (2015)

  • Richard Burgheim (2015)

  • Chris Byrne, courtesy of TTPM.com Toys (2017)

  • David Carsen (2014, 2015, 2016)

  • Daniel Chan (2014, 2015, 2016)

  • Glenn Close, star of “Sunset Boulevard” (2017)

  • The cast & crew of “Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time” on Broadway, courtesy of Dan Landon (2015)

  • The cast & crew of “Elephant Man” on Broadway (2015)

  • Andrew & Amy Feinberg (2015, 2017)

  • Rick Greenberg (2015, 2016, 2017)

  • Roy Harris (2015, 2016)

  • Barry Hoff (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

  • Lisa & Alan Kritz (2017 contribution in honor of their new grandson Remmington Ridge-Kritz, which funded our Playbill Program for the “3rd Annual Symposium: Finding the Right Mental Health Care Professional”)

  • Joe McGuire (2015, 2016)

  • Irene Minkoff (2016)

  • The cast & crew of “On the Town,” courtesy of Michael Rupert (2015)

  • Joe Paparella (2017)

  • Sue & Steven Porter (2014, 2016)

  • Sue Ridge (2014, 2015, 2016)

  • The cast & crew of “Skylight” on Broadway (2015)

  • Ros & Ken Sperling (2015)

  • Amanda Stent (2016, 2017)

  • The Washington Redskins (2015)

  • Aaron Waxman (2015)

  • West Bank Cafe, courtesy of Steve Olsen (2014, 2015)

  • Sy Yusem (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Our Supporters (up to $249):

  • Ginny Abrams (2016)

  • Stuart Aion (2016, 2017)

  • John Alban-Coughlin (2014)

  • Jason Alexander and the cast of “Fish in the Dark” (2015)

  • Lydia Ayala (2015)

  • Lewis Baratz (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

  • James Barber (2014)

  • Janet Booth (2014)

  • Claire Calvert Burke (2015, 2017)

  • Patricia Burns & Jeffrey Elmer (2017)

  • Deb Chasen (2016)

  • The Circus Warehouse, courtesy of Suzi Winson (2015)

  • Timoty Dean Lee (2015)

  • Keith & Andra Eig (2014)

  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (2016)

  • Focal Point artists (2015, 2016, 2017)

  • The Cast & Crew of “The Front Page” courtesy of Dylan Baker (2016)

  • Guy Glass (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

  • Betsy Goldsmith (2016)

  • Beverly Gordon (2014)

  • Brad Gumbel (2016)

  • Sean Hayes (2016)

  • The cast & crew of “It’s Only a Play,” courtesy of Kati Finneran (2015)

  • Kelley Karel (2016, 2017)

  • Leona Kaufman (2014)

  • Lisa & Alan Kritz (2014, 2015, 2016)

  • Kara Liebowitz (2015)

  • Laura Lutterbie (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

  • Phyllis & Marty Magaziner (2015)

  • Manhattan Plaza Health Club (MPHC), NYC, courtesy of Scott Salmon (2014, 2015)

  • Lisa Morphopoulos (2016)

  • Kathy Olsen (2016)

  • Joe Paparella (2016, 2017)

  • Jason Peterson-Ridge (2014, 2015, 2017)

  • Matthew Porter (2015)

  • Joel Retuerto (2015)

  • Edith Ridge (2014)

  • Jackye Roberts (2014)

  • Scott Robertson (2016)

  • Jay O. Sanders (2015)

  • Lindsay Steadman (2016)

  • Alan Sturm (2015, 2016, 2017)

  • Cristiano Souza (2015)

  • Melissa Terman (2016)

  • Nick Viselli (2015, 2016, 2017)

  • Carrie Weinblatt (2014)