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Society of Imagination and Wonder Members

Lifetime Members 

Childsplay gratefully acknowledges our Lifetime Members, who have made cumulative gifts of $20,000 or more as of June 30, 2018.   


*Indicates Annual Society Membership as well. 



Sybil B. Harrington Trust


Transformer - $1,000,000 and above

City of Tempe*

US Department of Education

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust*


Innovator - $500,000 and above

Arizona Commission on the Arts*

Flinn Foundation*

The Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation*

The Shubert Foundation*

The Steele Foundation*



Energizer - $250,000 and above

American Airlines*


Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

Helios Education Foundation

Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust

Salt River Project*

Thunderbirds Charities*

Wells Fargo Bank*

Carol DuVal Whiteman


Originator - $100,000 and above

American Express


Arizona Community Foundation*

Arizona Republic*

BHHS Legacy Foundation*

The Boeing Company

Carol Critchfield Foundation*

Shelley Cohn and Mollie C. Trivers*

Joanie Flatt*

Freeport-McMoRan Copper and Gold*

Giggling Gwen Foundation, in loving memory of Gwen Van Kirk*

The Hearst Foundation

The Herberger Foundation*

J.W. Kieckhefer Foundation*

Margaret T. Morris Foundation*

National Endowment for the Arts*

Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture

Scottsdale Arts*

Theatre Communications Group

Whiteman Foundation


Pioneer - $50,000 and above

Alliance Bank of Arizona*


John Back and Diane Haas*

Roxana and Dean Bacon

Banner Health, Cardon Children's Medical Center

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona


Child Abuse Prevention License Plate Program

Eliot Spalding Foundation*

Kate and LeRoy Ellison

Ardie and Stephen Evans*

Susan and Rich Goldsmith*

Hazel Hare

Lisa and William Hobson*

JP Morgan Chase

Kelly and Raymond Leppien

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP*

Maricopa Partnership for Arts and Culture

Dan O'Neill and Jenny Lucier

Linda and Charles Pulaski*

Carol and Randy Schilling

Snell & Wilmer*

Thomas Endowment Fund/Neavitt*

Tim Thomason*


Developer - $35,000 and above


Barbara and John Bebbling

Susan Brekke

CALA Alliance

Julie and Jim Copenhaver

The Dorrance Family Foundation

Fennemore Craig*

Fiesta Bowl Charities

Michael Flatt*

Friends of Tempe Center for the Arts*

Alan Longfellow

Ann and Fred Lynn*

Macy's Foundation

Steve Martin

Marianne and Nelson Ross

Sonja and David Saar*

Scottsdale League for the Arts

Ann Stanton and Bob Haddock*

Twiford Foundation*


Promoter - $20,000 and above

Rebecca and Bill Akins*

Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation

Bank of Arizona

Trevor Barger

Daron and Ron Barness Family Foundation

Jenice and John Benton

BMO Harris Bank

Deborah Carstens*

Susan and Claude Case

Casino Arizona & Talking Stick Resort

Cox Charities*

Dora and Louis Fox Charitable Trust*

Betty Drake*

Ellis Education Fund/Arizona Community Foundation*

Susie and Tim Ernst

Christine Ewing*

First Things First*

Gail Fisher and Mel Kessler*

Catherine Foley*

Erika and Gaylord Gagnon*

Gesner-Johnson Family Foundation

Glendale Arts Commission*

Drs. Jeanne Hokin Wills and J. Robert Wills

Jane A. and Alan G. Lehman Foundation*


Debra and James Larson*

Sally and Richard Lehmann*

Stephanie Machen

Cheryl Mandala*

MAP Fund/Creative Capital Foundation

Laurie McWeeney

Medtronic Foundation

Mary Ann Miller

Jenny Millinger*

Myra Millinger*

National Bank of Arizona

Nationwide Insurance Foundation

Phoenix Suns Charities

Karen Majestic Powell and Bill Powell*

Caleb Reese

Rosenlund Family Foundation

Pam and Norman Saba

Scottsdale Insurance Company/Nationwide Insurance Foundation

The Stocker Foundation

Nancy and Michael Stone

Elden Strahm

Nancy Swortzell

Thrivent Financial*

Elizabeth True and Dan Bloomfield*

Tucson-Pima Arts Council

Jennifer and Mike Van Kirk

Debra and Keith Wells


Vicki and Rick Williams*

Lin and Jim Wright

Annual Members

Childsplay gratefully acknowledges our Annual Members, who have contributed annual gifts of $1,000 or more as of June 30, 2018.


Adventurer - $5,000 and above

Matthew and Marcia Benjamin

Leslie Dashew and Jack Salisbury

F.I.S.H. Foundation

Dwayne Hartford


Explorer - $2,500 and above

Roberta Aidem

Travis and Amy Beeman

City of Peoria

Sharad Desai and Katherine Badrick

Dickenson Wright PLLC

Linda Reidenbach

Paulette and Michael Miller


Storyteller - $1,000 and above

Rebecca Albrecht and Norris Livoni

AtLee Family Foundation

Bill Blair and Shirley Hawley

Jill and David Bray

Alison Pulaski Carter and John Carter

Carol J. Christine

Lisa Coulter Hyland and Timothy Hyland

Roseline Cristanelli

Tasha Cycholl and Joshua Rubin

Matt and Michele Feeney

Wendy Feldman Kerr

Ronda Fisk

Connie Furr and Michael Soloman

Laurie and Charles Goldstein

Erin and Jeff Goodman

Ironman Foundation

Nathan Joseph and C. Angus Schaal

David Kest and Sandy Chamberlain

Kutak Rock LLP

Ellen and Philip Leavitt

Lynne Lagarde and Robert Stankus

Anne and Joe Lupica

Marianne Majestic

Jane Martin

Marilyn Metzger

Jacqueline Norton

Suzanne and Peter Richards

Raj Sivananthan

Elizabeth and Ronald Stuff

Richard and Linda Warren

Susan and Mike Wissink

Barb and Barry Zemel