Support Us

Your financial support helps us present high quality performances of music that is not often performed, but that is significant within the canon of choral literature. Thank you for your support!

To make a tax-deductible contribution,

  • Online: Click this button to donate via Paypal.
  • By mail:
    Seattle Bach Choir
    3704 38th Ave. S.
    Seattle, WA 98144-7126

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Our Donors

We are immensely grateful for the support of many donors over the years who have provided the help that sustains our singing of wonderful music that enlightens our hearts and the hearts of those who hear us. Financial contributions and in-kind assistance are so gratefully received, and we would like to especially thank the following contributors: 

Recent Donors (as of Nov 2015)

SUSTAINERS ($1000 and above)

  • Anonymous
  • Kathleen Lofstedt
  • Steve & Kathleen Melson
  • Christine Moss
  • Pamela & Jonathan Schlueter
  • Steve Shelton & Karen Harvey
  • Damian L. Stack & Frank Klingbeil
  • Ron & Whitney Tjerandsen

BENEFACTORS ($500-$999)

  • Boeing Matching Gift Program
  • Joseph Flynn & Mark Nolan
  • Brian Futch
  • Aaron Giles
  • Laura & Michael Hooning
  • Darryl Johnson
  • Bob & Helen Odom
  • Mark & Jill Peterson
  • Pat Rice & Pam Chang-Rice

PATRONS ($250-$499)

  • Cynthia Jane Beck
  • Al & Janet Berg
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Alan & Sherry Brandon
  • Marie Coon
  • Kathryn Costello
  • Keith Johnson
  • Julia Katz
  • John Morgan
  • Nan Beth Walton

SPONSORS ($100-$249)

  • Chuck & Diana Carey
  • Coca-Cola Foundation Matching Funds
  • Catha Cowgill
  • Julie & Eric Dahlgren
  • Carol Ann Davidson
  • Ruth Fliegel
  • Maryana Gray & Matthew Berk
  • David & Melinda Grout
  • Jackie Haren
  • Lori Hardow
  • Cindy & Dave Harris
  • Margaret Harvey
  • Caryn Hopkins
  • John Hushagen
  • Jacobson Jarvis & Co
  • Rich Kellogg & Anne Dettelbach
  • Mark A. & Sylvia Knowlton
  • Cheryl & Tom Knudsen
  • Eric Larson
  • Patricia Lofstedt
  • Susan Lofstedt & Jeff Patterson
  • John Lofstedt
  • Ian Loney
  • Zach & Anne Lyman
  • Joanne Mearls
  • Kris Mikami
  • Marvin & Mary Miller
  • Elizabeth Nunes
  • Markdavin & Margaret Obenza
  • Catharine Reid
  • Meryl Seely
  • Anita Shaffer
  • DeMar Southard
  • Sarah Turner & David Glick
  • Kathryn Warma & Ricardo Cruz
  • Liz Wilhelm & Eric Bell
  • Verne Willis

FRIENDS ($99 and under)

  • Amazon Smile Foundation
  • Dennis Anderson
  • Allison & Will Bass
  • Jane Blackwell
  • John Bosma
  • Juliana Brandon
  • Sue Buttram & David Frost
  • Marie Eberlein & Wiley Jackson
  • Marilyn Eck
  • Joanna Elizondo & Fred Flickinger
  • Christine Ferris
  • Deborah Freeman
  • Kimberly Furdell
  • Elizabeth Furdell
  • Gwen & Greg Glass
  • Chad Golden
  • Chad Goulden
  • Emily Haight
  • Young Han
  • Michael Hendrix
  • Jan & Verner Hoeft
  • Fred Hoffer
  • Kirsten Jensen
  • Cynthia Katz
  • William Keegan
  • Leila Kipp
  • Margaret Krawiec
  • Julia Kruger
  • Jim Lady
  • Bob & Carole Langenbach
  • Amy McCarthy
  • Arielle & Sean McLaughlin
  • Edward & Alice Merklin
  • Carol Mikkelsen
  • Saundra Morgan
  • Kay Murakami
  • Roger Murray
  • Abby Nafziger & Alex Peterson
  • Linnea Olson & Dan White
  • Phyllis & Martin Olson
  • Veronica Parnitski
  • Careen Smith
  • Angela Southard
  • Valerie Thoma
  • James Tomchick

Gifts in memory of

  • Richard Lofstedt
  • Ruth Moore
  • Billie Putnam
  • Roland Schlueter

Gifts honoring

  • David Glick & Sarah Turner
  • Helen Odom

In-kind donations

In addition to monetary contributions, we are thankful for the following:

St. Catherine of Siena Parish, for providing our wonderful rehearsal venue. Bethany Lutheran Church and Trinity Episcopal Parish in Seattle, and Trinity Lutheran Church of Parkland for providing our performing venues. We are grateful for the program preparations by Phyllis Olson, Karen Van Lier, Anne Lyman, and Christine Moss. We thank our box office team and those who set up and tear down our concert and rehearsal space. We thank the members of our board and the many committees that contribute to the operation of the choir. Most of all we thank our director, accompanist, singers and our audiences for the sharing of wonderful music!

We would like to thank all those who gave in kind donations to the Bachtoberfest this fall: Joyce Allen, Janet Berg, Juliana Brandon, Ralph and Sue Cobb, Marie Coon, Michael Geier, Dave Grout, Jackie Harden, Darryl Johnson, Frank Klingbeil, Cheryl and Tom Knudsen, Selina Kwok, Lisa Snow Lady, Barbara Leigh, Kathleen Lofstedt, Annie Melson, Kathleen and Steve Melson, Christine Moss, Elizabeth Nunes, Helen Odom, John Rodenberg, Roland Schlueter, Damian Stack, Karen Van Lier, Nan Beth Walton and the Early Music Guild.

We can use the following in-kind contributions, if you would like to assist in that way:

Box Office assistant and ushers for concerts
Printing and mailing services for season and concert mailings
Donations for our silent auction at our annual fundraiser, “Bachtoberfest”

Many, many thanks to all of you who have contributed and continue to do so!