2020 Folger Gala

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Sponsors

Lead Sponsors
Vint and Sigrid Cerf  J. May Liang and James Lintott  Timothy and Linda O'Neill

Prime Sponsors
Susan Sachs Goldman The Honorable Eugene and Dr. Carol Ludwig    

Major Sponsors
Jarrett and Nora Arp  Florence and Neal Cohen  Louis and Bonnie Cohen ●  Philip Deutch and Marne Levine  Emily and Michael Eig  The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Lisa Fuentes and Thomas Cohen  Margaret and David Gardner  Gilbane Building Company Shakespeare's Globe, USA  Frank F. Islam and Debbie Driesman  The Honorable John D. Macomber Jacqueline Badger Mars Robin and Roger Millay Gail Kern Paster  Mr. and Mrs. B. Francis Saul, II Paul Smith and Michael Dennis  Scott and Liz Vance 

Friends 
Twiss and Patrick Butler Maxine Isaacs Justine and David Kenney  

Patrons
Nicky Cymrot ● Maygene and Steve Daniels  Ken Ludwig and Adrienne George John and Connie McGuire  Peter and Mary Jay Michel Mary Mochary Carl E. and Undine A. Nash Darcy and Andy Nussbaum Susan and Frank Salinger

For more information, contact Anne McKiterick, Development Associate for Major Gifts: (202) 675-0349 amckiterick@folger.edu


For information regarding Corporate Sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ari Silber, Senior Development Officer for Corporate and Foundation Relations: (202) 675-0371 asilber@folger.edu

 

 

In consideration of the advice of the Center for Disease Control and DC Health regarding the containment of COVID-19, and consistent with actions taken by other cultural organizations, the Folger Shakespeare Library has postponed the 2020 Gala from April 27 to September 14.

The Folger Shakespeare Library's annual gala is our largest and most significant fundraiser of the year, providing support to the Folger and its impact driving discovery, transforming education, and creating experiences.

As one of Washington's most elegant social evenings this special event is attended by the leaders of the social, business, government, and diplomatic communities.

Monday, September 14, 2020

6:30pm

Cocktail Reception

7:30pm

Dinner

8:30pm

Entertainment

9:30pm

Cordials Hour


The Anthem
901 Wharf Street, SW, Washington, DC 20024
 
Black Tie
Complimentary valet parking will be provided.
For more information please call Anne McKiterick at 202.675.0349
 

Gala Co-Chairs

José Andrés and Patricia Fernández de la Cruz

2020 Folger Gala Committee

Jarrett and Nora Arp
Dr. Bill and Evelyn Braithwaite
Vint and Sigrid Cerf
Florence and Neal Cohen
Louis and Bonnie Cohen
Nicky Cymrot
Philip Deutch and Marne Levine
Emily and Michael Eig
Lisa Fuentes and Thomas Cohen
Margaret and David Gardner
Susan Sachs Goldman
Maxine Isaacs
Frank F. Islam and Debbie Driesman
Justine and David Kenney
Michael Lebovitz and Ana Paludi
Richard and Jane Levy
J. May Liang and James Lintott
The Honorable Eugene and Dr. Carol Ludwig
Ken Ludwig and Adrienne George
Jacqueline Badger Mars
Leander and Stephanie McCormick-Goodhart
Peter and Mary Jay Michel
Carl E. and Undine A. Nash
Darcy and Andy Nussbaum
Gail Kern Paster
Paul Smith and Michael Dennis
Scott and Liz Vance

Honorary Committee

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici
Senator Richard Burr
Congressman James Clyburn
Congressman Steve Cohen
Congressman Tom Cole
Congresswoman Debbie Dingell
Congressman Raúl Grijalva
Congressman Jim Himes
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton
Congressman Jamie Raskin
Senator Charles E. Schumer
Congressman José Serrano
Senator Mark Warner
Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz



 



Support Now

Sponsors

Lead Sponsors
Vint and Sigrid Cerf  J. May Liang and James Lintott  Timothy and Linda O'Neill

Prime Sponsors
Susan Sachs Goldman The Honorable Eugene and Dr. Carol Ludwig    

Major Sponsors
Jarrett and Nora Arp  Florence and Neal Cohen  Louis and Bonnie Cohen ●  Philip Deutch and Marne Levine  Emily and Michael Eig  The Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Lisa Fuentes and Thomas Cohen  Margaret and David Gardner  Gilbane Building Company Shakespeare's Globe, USA  Frank F. Islam and Debbie Driesman  The Honorable John D. Macomber Jacqueline Badger Mars Robin and Roger Millay Gail Kern Paster  Mr. and Mrs. B. Francis Saul, II Paul Smith and Michael Dennis  Scott and Liz Vance 

Friends 
Twiss and Patrick Butler Maxine Isaacs Justine and David Kenney  

Patrons
Nicky Cymrot ● Maygene and Steve Daniels  Ken Ludwig and Adrienne George John and Connie McGuire  Peter and Mary Jay Michel Mary Mochary Carl E. and Undine A. Nash Darcy and Andy Nussbaum Susan and Frank Salinger

For more information, contact Anne McKiterick, Development Associate for Major Gifts: (202) 675-0349 amckiterick@folger.edu


For information regarding Corporate Sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ari Silber, Senior Development Officer for Corporate and Foundation Relations: (202) 675-0371 asilber@folger.edu