Donor Acknowledgments

Donor Spotlight

Parrot Brand, a brand of Sun Hing Foods, is a proud supporter of SF State’s College of Ethnic Studies and Cesar Chavez Institute. Parrot Brand’s generous support funds Community University Empowerment projects that have a positive impact in Hispanic/Latino communities as well as educational programing aimed at preventing violence and suicide among youth. Sun Hing Foods is a wholesaler and distributor of ethnic food products for Asian, West Indian and Hispanic communities and non-GMO products in the United States and Canada. Sun Hing Foods strives to provide quality services and support to the cultural preservation and growth of the communities it serves.

Alexander C. Roberts Legacy Society Members

We gratefully acknowledge the generosity and foresight of Alexander C. Roberts Legacy Society members whose giving will transform the College of Ethnic Studies and benefit many generations to come.

Dr. Andrew Jolivétte*
Juanita Tamayo Lott
Dr. Amy Sueyoshi*
Frederick W. Walters

* Faculty/Staff Donor

Membership in the Roberts Legacy Society is an honor bestowed upon those who have included San Francisco State University in their estate plans. Learn how your generosity can make an impact in the College of Ethnic Studies and benefit your financial future.

College of Ethnic Studies Donors

We gratefully acknowledge and honor donors whose cumulative giving to the College of Ethnic Studies reached $500 or more from July 1, 2008 to June 30, 2018.

$1,000,000 and more

George and Judith Marcus

$500,000 to $999,999

The Nathan Cummings Foundation

$250,000 to $499,999

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

$100,000 to $249,999

David and Lucile Packard Foundation

$50,000 to $99,999

The Cultural Conservancy
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Juanita Tamayo Lott
Parrot Brand - Sun Hing Foods Inc.
Frederick Walters

$25,000 to $49,999

Associated Students of San Francisco State University
The Baghdadi Family
The Robert Bowne Foundation
James Hirabayashi*
School for Advanced Research on the Human Experience
George Woo* and Judy Seto
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation

$10,000 to $24,999

AARP, San Francisco
Rabab Abdulhadi* and Jaime Veve
Kimberly Brandon
Buena Vista United Methodist Church
The California Endowment
Laureen Chew*
Belva Davis
Allam and Fidaa El Qadah
Dr. Dawn-Elissa Fischer*
Daniel P. Gonzales*
Christine Harris
The Hellman Family Foundation
Intersection for the Arts
Laura Lai
Rev. Perry L. Lang and Dr. Kenneth P. Monteiro*
Lilly Endowment Inc.
Mind Power Collective
The San Francisco Foundation
Jerry Varnado
Gail Whang
Ruth Whang

$5,000 to $9,999

Anonymous (2)
Ridwana Bentley
Rena Bransten
Davillier-Sloan Inc.
Susan and John Dean
Leila Kazimi and Neal Mettler
Lee & Associates
Metta Fund, A Health Foundation
Gus and Bahya Murad
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Barbara and Jacob Perea*
Emmett R. Quady Foundation
The Hasib J. Sabbagh Foundation
Cherie Safapou*
Jessellyn Saffold*
Jake Sloan and Mary Davillier
Third Baptist Foundation Inc.
JK Irwin Fund of Tides Foundation
WESPAC Foundation Inc., A Peace and Justice Action Network
Rachael Whang
Terry and Carol Winograd
Denise Whang Woo and Emery Woo

$2,500 to $4,999

Anonymous (2)
American Studies Association
AT&T San Francisco
Dr. Jess Ghannam
Robert and Glenda Harris
International Brotherhood Electrical Workers Local Union 6
Dr. Andrew Jolivétte*
Tomasita Medál
Medjool Restaurant
Morgan Stanley Community Affairs, Morgan Stanley Foundation
Ronald Quidachay and Katharine Swan
Praveen Rattan
SouthEast Asian Cultural Heritage & Musical Performance Arts
Terrence Terauchi
Lark Thomas
Wells Fargo Bank
Grace Yoo*

$1,000 to $2,499

Anonymous (8)
ADC Research Institute
African American Development Institute
Dr. Tomás Almaguer*
Irene Poon Andersen
Fuad Ateyeh
The Benevity Community Impact Fund
Black Coalition on AIDS
Monika Brooks
Willie L. Brown Jr.
Dr. Robert Collins*
Comcast Foundation
Cooperative Center Federal Credit Union
Jamal and Winifred Dajani
Munzer Dajani
Wei Ming Dariotis* and H. Abdulhaqq
Sheryl Davis
Lorraine Dong*
EMAAR BRANDS Corporation
Francis Fernandez
Frank Fudem
The Furthur Foundation Inc.
G&G Educational Foundation
Ruth* and Bill Goldman
Hewlett Packard Co. Foundation
Lane Hirabayashi and Marilyn Alquizola
Irene Hirano
Donna Hubbard* and Glenn Holsclaw
Kazan, McClain, Abrams, Fernandez, Lyons, Greenwood, Harley & Oberman Foundation Inc.
Senan Khairie
Ben Kobashigawa* and Barbara Bates
MacKenzie Communications Inc.
The MattMar Group Inc.
Sophie Maxwell
Morgan Stanley Foundation
NAI BT Commercial
Penny Nakatsu
Catherine and Robert J. Nava*
New Connection
Abeer Rafidi
Recology Sunset Scavenger
Roberto Rivera*
Rotary Club of Mill Valley
Safeway Inc.
Ghada Saliba-Malouf
Alex Sánchez* and Kevin Emard
Ann Shadwick*
M. E. Shay & Co.
Saliem Shehadeh
Sandra Siharath
Dorothy Jane Tsuruta*
University of California, Berkeley
Cleveland Valrey
Marilyn and Jerry Varnado
Mario Vasquez
Francis Whang
George Whang
Wise Wishes Institute
Akemi and Gary Yano

$500 to $999

Anonymous (3)
AARP Headquarters
Maria Adams
Dhameera Ahmad
Gary Bell
Body Mechanix
California Faculty Association, San Francisco State University
California Faculty Association, San Jose State University
Canyon Records
Teresa Carrillo* and Samuel Barrocas
Center for Race and Gender Studies, University of California, Berkeley
Chicana/Latina Foundation
Frank Chong
Delicato Family Vineyards
Anthony and Tara Din
Byron Doung
Izat Eliyan
Celia Esposito-Noy
Anjuelle Floyd
Ghazal Family
Becca Giang
Carol Granados
Robert L. Harris Legal Services
Hispanics in Philanthropy
Hon So Inc.
Evelyn Hooker
Barbara Horiuchi
Emad Ibrahim and Nadiah Mshasha
Lloyd and Tazuko Inui
Angela Jenkins
Russell Jeung*
Kendra Johnson
Neil Jubaili
Betty Kano*
Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group LLC
Latino Community Foundation
Mai-Nhung Le* and William Stewart
Jason Lew
Robert D. Henriquez and Marie E. Lilly
Barbara Lim-Fung and Robert Fung
Justin Lin Productions Inc.
Eric Mar*
Steve Martinez and Eurania Lopez
Sheila McClear*
Marilyn Mercer
Network for Good
Peet's Coffee & Tea
Dr. Isabelle Pelaud*
Raymundo's Florist
Raza Faculty and Staff Association at San Francisco State University
Barbara Rodgers
San Francisco Fire Fighters Local 798
Arlene and J. R. Schaupp
Stone Korean Kitchen
Amy Sueyoshi* and Tina Takemoto
Barbara Thomas
Tides Center
Rafael C. Trujillo
Carmelita Tursi
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Riverside
Laura Ware*
Steven Westly
Joseph White *
Lisa D. White*
Rev. Cecil Williams and Janice Mirikitani
Rita Yee*

* Faculty/Staff Donor

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of name and gift level. If there's an error, we sincerely apologize. Please email to request a correction.