Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet in William Forsythe's The Second Detail | Photo: Alexander Iziliaev

Foundation/Government Support

The following foundations and government agencies provide Pennsylvania Ballet with valuable support for general operations, Community Engagement programming, or the creation of new ballets. Pennsylvania Ballet is deeply grateful for their generosity.
$100,000 and above
The William Penn Foundation
$50,000 to $99,999
Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
The Shubert Foundation, Inc.
$25,000 to $49,999
The Peter A. & Elizabeth S. Cohn Foundation
The Hassel Foundation
Independence Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
$10,000 to $24,999
The Morris S. and Florence H. Bender Foundation
Beatrice Fox Auerbach Foundation Fund     at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
Alex J. Ettl Foundation
The Anne M. and Philip H. Glatfelter III Family Foundation
The Christian Humann Foundation
The Lenore and Howard Klein Foundation
Virginia Cretella Mars Foundation
The Philadelphia Cultural Fund
The Jerome Robbins Foundation
$5,000 to $9,999
Ethel Sergeant Clark Smith Foundation
Hamilton Family Foundation
Pew Center for Arts & Heritage
Quita Woodward Foundation Trust
$2,500 to $4,999
The Barra Foundation
The McLean Contributionship
$1,000 to $2,499
Louis N. Cassett Foundation
Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation
Merrill G. & Emita E. Hastings Foundation
The Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation
We offer heartfelt thanks to the generous foundation supporters that made gifts of under $1,000.
List complete as of December 31, 2015.
To find out how your foundation or organization can support Pennsylvania Ballet this season, please contact Jane Kamp, Director of Development, at