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Gift of Music Recipient and Donor List

We thank all of our donors for their generous contributions, as well as our recipient schools for participating in this great opportunity for students.

Most Recent Activities and Program are made possible by the following donors: 

Kemal Arin,  Jean Bomm,  Emily Cohen, Jim Kelly and Mitchele Cross, Patrick and Seiko Dailey,  Rick and Linda Hohn, Cynthia Johnson, Maura Kahn, Karen Kludjian and Bill Kozel, Warren and Margaret Kuo, Dan and Linda Litwin, Shacker and Mary Maurad,  Christiaan Morrsink and Shiriki Kumanyika, David and Laura Palmer, Doug Shimel, John Smith III,  Takako Suzuki, Kazumi Teune, Tom Thompson,  Tomoko Torii, Cooper and Lavery Willits, and  The Johnson Foundation.

Donors who have provided "Gift of Music" and invited school children to our Peace Concert in New York and Philadelphia 2017

Jennifer Cahill and Davis Ayres, Jean Bomm, Stephen Bornstein, Jennifer Cahill, Cam and Nancy Cloeter, James McGann and Emily Cohen, Michael Dadap, Richard Findlay, Richard and Linda Hohn, Taeco Ishida, Bob and Cynthia Johnson, Karen Kludjian, William Kozel, Warren and Margaret Kuo, Dan and Linda Litwin, Yeou-Cheng Ma, Thomas Moore, Christiaan and Shiriki Morssink, David and Laura Palmer, Doug Shimell, Mr. and Mrs. John Smith III, Nozomi Terao, Kazumi Teune, Tomoko Torii, Valerie Van Pham, Takako Vernier, Yangping Wei, Cooper and Lavery Willits.
Subaru of America Inc., Manhattan Portage, Nishio Inc., West Chester University Foundation, ICAS, Global Philadelphia, JASGP, JAGP

Donors who have provided "Gift of Music" and invited school children to our Peace Concert in St. Louis

2017 (as of July 2017)

Todd & Michele Bellamy, David & Kara Bailey, Phil & Cathy Downan, Mrs. Darleta Darnell, Justin & Chelsea Darnell, Art Holliday, Steven R & Mai Tran Hunt, Mr. & Mrs. Mike Glaser, Lindsay Grath, Bob Gritts, Mr. & Mrs. Gary Kleman, Jerre Klump, Mr. & Mrs. Mike Mansfield, Scott D. McMillen, Chip Meyer, Lisa and Michael Picker, Zoe Picker, Mr. & Mrs. David Rey, Jad & Stephanie Ryherd, Paige Ryherd, Drew Ryherd, Evren & Laurie Day Senol, Lisa Steele, Jen Smith, Jodi M Smith, Zach Smithey, Sylvia Taylor, Sarah J Tilling, Shannon & Leonard Tocco, Dr. Chikako Usui, Krista & Jody Vitt, all Donors through “GoFundMe” 

2017 Recipients 

Mirowitz Day School, Parkway NW High School for Peace and Justice, Kensington High School for the Creative Performing Arts, Joyce Kilmer Elementary School, and Harry C Sharp Elementary School.

Donors who have provided "Gift of Music" and invited school children to our Holiday Peace Concert in New York

2016 (As of December, 2016)

Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Calder, Mr. Richard Findlay, Ms. Cynthia Geremia, Ms. Tomoko Kawamoto, Mrs. Saori Kawano, Margaret Keys,  Dr. Yeou-Chen Ma, Dr. Shacker Mourad, Dr. Christiaan Morssink, Ms. Kaoru Muramats, Mr. Gohei Nishikawa, Mr. & Mrs. Katsumi Oneda, Ms. Kazumi Teune,  Ms. Tomoko Torii, Mr. Doug Shimell

Donors who have provided "Gift of Music" and invited school children to our International Peace Day Concert

2016 (As of September 20, 2016)


David & Enid Adler, Harris Baum, Jeam Bomm, Cam & Nancy Cloeter,  Richard Findlay, Robert & Cynthia Johnson,Richard & Linda Hohn, Maura Kahn, William Kozel & Karen Kozel-Kludjian, Warren & Margaret Kuo, Daniel & Linda Litwin, Emily Cohen & James C. McGann, Debbie & David Memel, Christiaan & Shiriki Morssink, Shacker Mourad, Richard Nelson, Laura & David Palmer, Susan Staas, Gee Shin, Midori Tanimune, Kazumi Teune, Tomoko Torii, Cooper & Lavery Willits (list incomplete).

 Subaru America, Parkway, Jacobs Music, and anonymous.


2016 Recipients


Horace H Furness High School, Pan American Academy Charter School,Tacony Academy Charter School, Forest Hill School, School Lane Charter School, Richard Stockton Elementary School; and others.

2015 (As of October 24, 2015)


Thank you for your generosity.


Catraona Chu, Jean Bomm, Richard & Tomoko Findlay, Beatriz Furr, Karen Hall, Richard & Linda Hohn, William Kozel & Karen Kozel-Kludjian, Warren & Margaret Kuo, Thomas Lee, Daniel & Linda Litwin, Emily Cohen & Jim McGann, Christiaan & Shiriki Morssink, Polly Murry, Steven & Noriko Oehlert, David & Laura Palmer, Gee Shin, Susan Stavish, Koichi & Midori Tanimune, Marietta Tanner, Kazumi Teune, Carol Weaver, Cooper & Lavery Willits, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (Omega Omega Chapter), Fidato Partners, James William Turtle & Co., The Johnson Foundation, anonymous, (list incomplete) 


2015 Recipients:
Musicopia, Settlement Music School, Camden, Ronald McDonald House in Camden, MusicWorks, Philly Art Center, Bache Martin School and others.
Donors who have provided the "Gift of Music" and invited school children to our International Peace Day Concert
2014 (As of September 20, 2014)
We are most grateful to their generous gift.
Mark DiPaolo, Alice Farber, Katie Hall, Diana Delgado, Valerie Van Pham, Daniel & Linda Litwin, David & Laura Palmer, Ken & Kathleen Kono, William Kozel & Karen Kozel-Kludjian, Maura Kahn, Shacker and Mary Maurad, Robert & Cynthia Johnson, Cooper & Lavery Willits, Koichi & Midori Tanimune, Bob & Judy Swartley, Thomas Lee, Richard & Tomoko Findlay, Richard & Linda Hohn, Charlotte Smelzer, Steven & Noriko Oehlert, Kazumi Teune, Susan Stavish, Marcia & Peter Burns, William Roberts, Christiaan & Shiriki Morssink, Diana Delgado, Babara Leigh-Ranck, Ed Lovelidge, Alison E Branigan and Keijiroh Yama-guchi.
For 2014, the schools and organizations invited under Gift of Music were Musicopia, Play on Philly, Hill Freedman Academy and a youth club in Philadelphia.
2013 (As of September 21, 2013):
We are most grateful to their generous gift.
Enid Adler, Geraldine Aron, Mark DiPaolo, Richard Findlay, Stephen & Madonna Fox, Cynthia Trentacosti Franck & C. Christian Frank III, Susan Gay, Maura Kahn, Robert & Suzanne Kenny, Margaret Kuo, Daniel & Linda Litwin, Al & Barbara Meyer, Christiaan Morrsink, Shacker Mourad, David & Laura Palmer, Valerie Van Pham, Bernard & Delphine Poussot, Juan Rustia, William Roberts, Koichi & Midori Tanimune, Kazumi Teune, Tomok Torii, Cooper & Lavery Willits, Keijiroh Yama-guchi, (list incomplete).
The schools in the program are a middle school in Philadelphia, a youth club in Philadelphia, a middle school in Chester County, Elementary School in Cherry Hill and others.
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