Donor Acknowledgments

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
Connell Persico and Clay Heironimus
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, 2019.

$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
Connell Persico and Clay Heironimus

$100,000 to $249,999

David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Sun Hing Foods Inc.

$50,000 to $99,999

The Cultural Conservancy
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Juanita Tamayo Lott
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* and Linda Palaby-Gonzales
Christine Harris
The Hellman Family Foundation
Intersection for the Arts
Laura Lai
Lilly Endowment Inc.
Metta Fund, A Health Foundation
Mind Power Collective
Rev. Perry L. Lang and Dr. Kenneth P. Monteiro*
The San Francisco Foundation
Jerry Varnado
Gail Whang
Ruth Whang

$5,000 to $9,999

Anonymous (2)
Ridwana Bentley
Rena Bransten
Claudine Cheng
Davillier-Sloan Inc.
Susan and John Dean
EMAAR BRANDS Corporation
Institute of International Education
Jessie Cheng Charitable Foundation
JK Irwin Fund of Tides Foundation
Leila Kazimi and Neal Mettler
Lee & Associates
Gilman Louie and Amy Chan
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Morgan Stanley
Gus and Bahya Murad
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Barbara and Jacob Perea*
Emmett R. Quady Foundation
The Hasib J. Sabbagh Foundation
Dr. Cherie Safapou*
Jessellyn Saffold*
Jake Sloan and Mary Davillier
Ven Sudhakar
WESPAC Foundation Inc., A Peace and Justice Action Network
Rachael Whang
Terry and Carol Winograd
Denise Whang Woo and Emery Woo
Grace Yoo*

$2,500 to $4,999

Anonymous (2)
American Studies Association
Feda Corporation
Dr. Jess Ghannam
Robert Harris and Glenda Newell-Harris
International Brotherhood Electrical Workers Local Union 6
Dr. Andrew Jolivétte*
Ramesh Kathanadhi
Eric Mar*
Tomasita Medál
Medjool Restaurant
Ronald Quidachay and Katharine Swan
Praveen Rattan*
Ann Shadwick*
SouthEast Asian Cultural Heritage & Musical Performance Arts
Terrence Terauchi
Lark Thomas
Wells Fargo Bank

$1,000 to $2,499

Anonymous (8)
ADC Research Institute
African American Development Institute
Dr. Tomás Almaguer*
Irene Poon Andersen
Asian Improv aRTs
Fuad Ateyeh
The Benevity Community Impact Fund, a fund of American Endowment Foundation
Black Coalition on AIDS
Monika Brooks
Susan Chen*
Dr. Robert Collins
Comcast Foundation
Cooperative Center Federal Credit Union
Jamal and Winifred Dajani
Munzer Dajani
Wei Ming Dariotis* and H. Abdulhaqq
Lorraine Dong*
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
Sherry Hirota
Donna Hubbard* and Glenn Holsclaw
Yeong Jang Family
Russell Jeung*
Kazan, McClain, Abrams, Fernandez, Lyons, Greenwood, Harley & Oberman Foundation Inc.
Senan Khairie
Ben Kobashigawa* and Barbara Bates
Mai-Nhung Le* and William Stewart
Phuong Le
MacKenzie Communications Inc.
The MattMar Group Inc.
Sophie Maxwell
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
Maria Santana
M. E. Shay & Co.
Mary Ellen Shay
Saliem Shehadeh
Sandra Siharath
Amy Sueyoshi* and Tina Takemoto
Susan Sung*
William Tamayo and Deborah Lee
Dorothy Jane Tsuruta*
Paul Ueunten
University of California, Berkeley
Cleveland Valrey
Marilyn and Jerry Varnado
Mario Vasquez
Francis Whang
George Whang
Wise Wishes Institute LLC
Francis Wong* and Julie Hatta
Akemi and Gary Yano

$500 to $999

Anonymous (5)
AARP Headquarters
Maria Adams
Dhameera Ahmad
Gary Bell
Body Mechanix
Willie L. Brown
California Faculty Association
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 at University of California, Berkeley
Connie Chan
Chicana/Latina Foundation
Frank Chong
Myra Chow
Eurie Chung
George Colbert and Greer Smith
Malcolm* and Irene Collier
Sheryl Davis
Delicato Family Vineyards
Anthony and Tara Din
Byron Doung
Izat Eliyan
Celia Esposito-Noy
Anjuelle Floyd
Chris Fujimoto
Ghazal Family
Becca Giang
Carol Granados
Robert L. Harris Legal Services
Hispanics in Philanthropy
Hon So Inc.
Evelyn Hooker*
Barbara Horiuchi
George Hu
Floyd Huen
Emad Ibrahim and Nadiah Mshasha
Lloyd and Tazuko Inui
Angela Jenkins
Kendra Johnson
Neil Jubaili
Betty Kano*
Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group LLC
Latino Community Foundation
Jason Lew
Robert D. Henriquez and Marie E. Lilly
Barbara Lim-Fung and Robert Fung
Justin Lin Productions Inc.
Steve Martinez and Eurania Lopez
Sheila McClear*
Marilyn Mercer
Leroy and Barbara Morishita
Network for Good
Ramaswamy Nithya
Peet's Coffee & Tea
Dr. Isabelle Pelaud*
Karen and Arnold Perkins
Kelvin and Karen Quan
Raymundo's Florist
Raza Faculty and Staff Association SFSU
Barbara Rodgers
Michelle Rodriguez and Alfonso Hooker
San Francisco Fire Fighters Local 798
Arlene and J. R. Schaupp
Judge Lillian K. Sing
Anisha Singh and Arun Swaminath
Sung Sohn
Stone Korean Kitchen
Julie Tang
Barbara Thomas
Tides Center
Touchstone Climbing Inc.
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 & Janice Mirikitani
Jeannie Woo*
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.