Canal Alliance is grateful for the generous support of the following individuals, families, corporations and foundations who made gifts of $1,000 or more in fiscal year 2018.

For information about how you can join the Leadership Giving Circle, contact Sara Matson at 415-306-0429.


Gifts of $250,000+

Maja Kristin Fund

Marin Community Foundation


Gifts of $100,000-$249,999

Cohen Family Fund

Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation

Peter E. Haas Jr. Family Fund

Tipping Point Community


Gifts of $50,000-$99,999


Cold Mountain Fund of RSF Social Finance

Immigrant Legal Resource Center

The Joseph and Vera Long Foundation

West Marin Fund


Gifts of $25,000-$49,999

Bella Vista Foundation

Crescent Porter Hale Foundation

Kaiser Permanente

The Randleigh Foundation Trust

Alice Shaver Foundation

Morris Stulsaft Foundation

Zellerbach Family Foundation


Gifts of $10,000-$24,999

Anonymous (5)

Isabel Allende Foundation

Sydne and Allan Bortel

Amy E. Christensen Fund of the Christensen Family Foundation

Dodge & Cox

Fullerton Family Foundation

Dino J. Ghilotti Foundation

M.S. Grumbacher Foundation

Hilltop Group Charitable Foundation

Jonas Family Foundation

Kimball Foundation

The George Levit Management Trust

Little Flower Foundation

Alexander M. and June L. Maisin Foundation of the JCFEF

Margoes Foundation

The Mental Insight Foundation

Annette Nibley Fund at the East Bay Community Foundation

Overlook International Foundation

Robert J. and Paula B. Reynolds Fund

William E. Simon Foundation

George L. Shields Foundation

van Löben Sels/RembeRock Foundation

Venables Foundation

Wells Fargo Foundation

Zephyr Fund


Gifts of $5,000-$9,999

Anonymous (6)

Bank of America

The Barron Family Charitable Giving Account

Steven Block

Katherine Crecelius

Wendy and Vincent Drucker

Heffernan Foundation

Keenan Kelsey

Keep it Going Fund

Michael Metzner

Newman’s Own Foundation

Pickwick Fund of the San Francisco Foundation

David Pyle and Anne Jaquiss

Michelle and Edward Sarti

Wardell-Smith Raabe Family Fund


Gifts of $2,500-$4,999


John Adler and Mary Margaret McClure

Winifred and Harry B. Allen Foundation

The Anderson/Zand Family Charitable

Morris Beazley

Nick and Joan Boodrookas

Neal Brengle

Andrew and Kate Brooks

Caroline and James Burroughs

Gerald K. Cahill and Kathleen S. King Fund

The Castellanos Family Trust


David and Claudia Chittenden

Catherine and Jeffrey Colin

Joshua Davis and Jessica Nenner

The EACH Foundation

Deborah and Jonathan Goldman

Laurie Gregg Fund

Carole and Gerald Gunn

David and Colleen Horowitz Fund

Paula Irons and Stephen Reas

Peter Johnson

Susanne M. Kimball Charitable Giving Account

Phil and Jill Lesh


Purple Lady/Barbara J. Meislin Fund

Vera and Kenneth Meislin

William and Candy Mitchell

Catherine and Henry Newhall

Diane Ongaro

San Rafael Harbor Rotary Club Foundation

Christopher Senn and Inge Hendromartono

The Simon-Strauss Foundation

Terrapin Crossroads

Thomas and Ancella Toldrian


Chris Valentine

Vakharia-Yeager Fund for Marin


Gifts of $1,000-$2,499

Anonymous (6)

Apple Inc.

Richard and Susan Barry

Matt Bearson

Susan Becker

Daniel Ben-Horin

Sarah Blackburn

Henry and Nancy Bourne

Deborah Brewer

Alison Bricker

Omar and Erin Carrera

Mario Castaneda

Tiffani and Gregg Clarke

Donald O. and Ronald R. Collins Fund

Jane Colwell

Laura Cox and Jay Cohen

CPi Developers

John and Barbara Crary

Denison Family Foundation

Derby-Salkin Family Fund

Barbara and Bill Dittmann

Dominican Sisters of San Rafael

Warren and Caroline Dowd

Leslie and James Eichenberger

Louise and Timothy Erdman

Barbara Farley

Virginia L. Fifield

First Congregational Church of San Rafael

Julia Frank

Carole and John Garcia

Daniel Gelbaum and Terri Moreno Gelbaum

Susan and Dennis Gilardi

Betsy Gordon Foundation

Steve and Mary Gorski

Ron and Christine Grossi

Gayle and Ronald Hagen

Charles and Isabelle Hamker

Arno and Nadine Burke Harris Charitable Fund

Tom and Barbara Harrison

Terry Helbush

Ted Hellman

Carlos Herrera

Alex and Myra Hooker

Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, PC

Lori and Mark Horne

Doris Hunker

IBM Employee Services

Alicia and Tom Klein

Joyce and Robert Kleiner

Jeannie Kotoff

Michael and Marna Kramer

Martha A. Langston

Joan and Martin Lasden

John Lavine

Nelson Lee and Lia Rudnick Lee

Myra K. Levenson

Rory and Jan Little

June Cooperman and Lawrence Litvak

Jeffrey Lotman

Michele Manos

Marin Airporter

Sandra Massen

Rhonda and Steve Maun

William and Christney McGlashan Fund

M. Sheila Merritt and Robert D. Mass Family Fund

SKSK Morris Family Fund

Melissa Nelken and Ronald Lee

Gail Noah and Kenneth Witte

Gareth Noonan and Sarah Butler

Thomas and Sandra Ogden

Laura and Bruce Olcott

Pacific Union International, Inc.

Fred and Amy Paulenich

Robert Pinder III

David Purcell

Joyce and Gary Rifkind

Sandy Rolleri

Karen Rosenquist and Matthew Kropp

Miguel Ruelas and Sid Hartman Fund

William and Stephanie Ryder

Mark Sachleben

Samuel & Irene Saligman Charitable Trust

Zachary Scott

Bruce Scotton

Michael Seaman

Andre and Lesley Shashaty

Richard and Diana Shore

Roberta Silverstein and Stephen Sperber

Annice Kenan Smith and Jesse Smith

Scott and Dina Smith

Vera Sparre and Scott Richards

David and Jacquie Spielberg

Spitz Family Fund

Graeme Stewart

String Letter Publishing

Julia Sze Fund for Marin

Thanksgiving Fund

David Thompson and Maureen Broderick

Jane and William Thornton

Urban Bros Painting and Waterproofing

Villegas Carrera, LLP

Wendy Walsh

Suzanne and David Warner

Westminster Presbyterian Church of Richardson Bay

Ivanika Wiesen

Richard and Heidi Willetts

Amy Worth and William Mitchel, Jr.

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