Donors and Community Sponsors

Many thanks to our corporate sponsors, foundation supporters, and individual donors. We rely on you to create quality,affordable programming that is accessible to everyone in the Charlottesville community!




Founder’s Circle  $5,000+ helps us create and sustain our vision for the Front Porch to be a vital and lasting provider of arts education in Charlottesville.


C-ville Hoedown

Charlottesville Area Community Foundation

The Bama Works Fund

The Perry Foundation, Inc.

Legend  $2500 – $4999 enables us to spearhead partnerships with local public schools and community centers to broaden our capacity for outreach.


Hank and Shannon Wells

John and Emily Morrison

John Wheeler and Beverly Seng

The Madwoman Project

Hall of Famer  $1000 – $2499 helps cover the cost of bringing a national touring act to the Front Porch for master classes and performance.

Angel and Kirt Gunn

Anonymous (2)

Cecil Jividen

David Cathcart

Eliot and Irene Jennings

John Frazee and Cindy Cartwright

John Wheeler

Judith Fenno

Mandi Montgomery Smith

The Berkley Foundation

Wyn and Annette Owens

Festival Fave

$500 – $999 enables us to provide financial aid for 2 Front Porch students for the year.

Harvest Moon Catering

James Wilkinson

Michelle Damiani (2)

Nicholas Duke, Sr.

Richard Will

Susan Montgomery

The Festy

House Band

$250 – $499 covers the cost of 2 – 4 students to participate in our folk music and dance program for refugee children.


Cathy Cathcart

Cay Lee and Chad Ratliff

Fair and Denny Robey

Gabe Robey

Jack and Hillary Horn

Jackson Boylan

Jeffery and Janet Legro

Jessica Schilling

Joseph Simpson and Angela Navarro

Kara Burke

Robert Cathcart

Weekly Jammer $100 – $249 helps provide an instrument to a student who couldn’t otherwise afford to buy or rent one.

Alice Fitch

Amanda Schoonmaker

Anna Towns & David Ackerman

Barbara Ann Williams

Brendan Richardson

Carolyn Scbuyler

Christine Mahoney

Dennis Proffit

Denny Wilkinson

Elaine Bailey

Elvira Hoskins

Gabriel Laufer

Glenn Luxenberg

Glenn Morrison

Herbert & Ann Elizabeth Tucker

James Steele

Jana Gamble

Jen Lucas

Jessica Son

Joyce Dennison

Judy Wyckoff

Kara M Burke

Kimberly & Hunter McCardle

Laura Wilkinson

Lisa Sheffield

Logan Blanco

Luke Juday

Lynne & Ronald Smith

Margaret Eldridge

Maria Stein

Martin Colin

Mary Sanford

Michael Bowers

Nora Brookfield

Peter Labau

Philip Stafford

Piper Gary

Robin Albertson-Wren

Samantha Provencio

Tod Cohen

Tracy Proctor

Vivian Norkus

William & Fair Robey

Porch Picker $25 – $99 helps fill the gap between tuition and the real cost of lessons.

Adam Daniel

Alex Caton

Anthony Schmieg

Austin Robey

Barbara Sands

Bradley Sayler

Christine Carroll

Christopher Farina

Claire Chantell

Claire Reeger

Darcy Howe

Deborah Arnstein

Devon Sproule

Eileen Wells

Francis Deane

Heather Stamper

Ioline Henter

Jennifer Tidwell

Joanne Burruss

Kate Bennis

Marjory Ruderman

Mark & Mary Evans

Miller Susen

Rick Parrish

Sandra Cannon

Sara Bon-Harper

Sonya Silver

Susan Abney

Timothy Chaney

Todd Jarry

Tucker Rogers