The Western Folklife Center is supported by individuals, businesses, foundations and government organizations.

Each of these contributions is critical to the success of our organization and its ability to document the cultural traditions of the West and develop meaningful programs. Read on for a list of our stakeholders and major donors.

major donors


Anna and Susannah Ball
The Bretzlaff Foundation
Marvin L. Burdy Trust
R. Harold Burton Foundation
Denise and Tim Cashman
E.L. Cord Foundation
Gary and Susan Crowe
Debbie Day
Gabelli Foundation
George Gund, IV
The Estate of George Gund III
John and Kelly Hartman Foundation

Robert S. & Dorothy J. Keyser Foundation
Gunnar and Louise Klarr
Edmund Wattis Littlefield, Jr.
Reds Ranch
Rodeway Inn
E. B. Searle
Marion S. Searle
Sally Searle / SalWil Foundation
Jennifer Speers
Super 8 Motel
Timkin-Sturgis Foundation
Warsh-Mott Funds / Maryanne Mott
Stewart Wilson


stakeholders as of August 3, 2016

Tamara Adams
Bill & Mildred Baer
Anna C. Ball
Mary Lou Banta
James & Carol Barnes
Randy & Karen Barrow
Martin Bauer
Edna B. Benna
Larry Biehl & Maggie Kritzer
Baxter Black
Ronald & Nancy Blackman
Steve & Michele Boone
John Breternitz & Christine Cox
Steven & Lois  Brown
Martin & Sheila Bunker
Hal Cannon & Teresa Jordan
Beth Carpel
Denise Cashman
Dr. Gilbert Cochran
Julie Cole
Kitty Collins
Robert & Patricia Colon
Evie Cranston
Gary & Susan Crowe
John & Robbin Dofflemyer
Rob Dondero
Pete & Betty Ellison
Stuart & Susan Engs
Harry & Fritsi Ericson
Michael & Anita Franzoia
Fred Fricke
Kenneth D. Gardner, Jr.
John George
Ed & Sara Groenendyke
George Gund, IV
Aaron Guss
Elizabeth & Stephen Guss
Glen & Casey Guttry
C.J. Hadley
Scott Hansen & Peggy Norton
Ralph Hartmann
Bruce & Nora James
Judy & Don Jones
Daniel & Carolee Jones
Ed Kingzett
Smokey Koelsch
Brian & Becky Lambert
 

Edmund & Laura Littlefield
Kevin Longwell
Ted & Kelly Lyster
Carl & Marilyn Malkmus
Aldo Manzini
Charlotte McConnell
Anne & Russ McMullen
Samuel & Mary-Ellen McMullen
Lyle & Nancy McNeal
Wallace McRae
Niel Mortine
Maryanne Mott
Charlie & Bev Nightengale
Sarah Ning
George Nolte
Kay & Gene Nowell
Will & Julie Obering
Marla Painter & Mark Rudd
Myron Porter
Bette Ramsey
Nancy N. Resor
Gordon & Shirley Rock
Lee & Judy Salter
David & Andrea Scott
Paula Sculley
Sally Searle
Jennifer Speers
Alice Steiner
Mary & Dick Stimpel
Richard Stimpel
Pat & Shanda Sullivan
Jeff Tant
Jolene Telles
Tiffany Tiberti
Tito  & Sandra Tiberti
Briana Tiberti
John & Joan Valaas
Betty Vaughan
Ted Waddell & Lynn Campion
Bill Watson
James Will
Karen & Stewart Wilson
Patricia Winther
Denise Withnell & David Wilke
Barbara & Calvin Worthington
Bill & Mary Wright
Preston Wright

Banner image by Christina Barr.