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Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures gratefully acknowledges support from the following foundations, corporations, organizations, and individuals.

Photo of the audience in the lobby before a Ten Evenings lecture

Ten Evenings is presented in association with

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

Public Support

Allegheny Regional Asset District
National Endowment for the Arts

Pennsylvania Council On The Arts


EQT Foundation
Grable Foundation
The Heinz Endowments
J.B. Finley Charitable Trust through the PNC Charitable Trust Grant Review Committee

Jewish Healthcare Foundation
Laurel Foundation
The Pittsburgh Foundation


Aurora Reading Club
Carlow University
Carnegie Mellon University
Chatham University
Carnegie Museum of Natural History
FHLBank Pittsburgh

Hunter Associates
University of Pittsburgh Honors College
University of Pittsburgh Library System
University of Pittsburgh Press

Board of Directors

Kevin Lavelle, President
Pam Connelly, Vice President
Stephanie Taylor, Treasurer
Kornelia Tancheva, Secretary
Sharifa Anderson
Lena G. Andrews
Karina Chavez
Alicia Barbara Harvey-Smith, Ph.D.
Laura Heberton‐Shlomchik

Susan Morris
Sydney Rochelle Normil, Esq.
Pallavi Golla Patil
Gail Pesyna
Nicole Shapiro
Robert M. Turner II, MD
Ron Vassel
Penny Zacharias
Stephanie Flom, ex-officio

Laureate Circle

Dr. Gail Pesyna and Dr. John Hooper
Jim and Susan Morris
Laura Heberton-Shlomchik and Mark Shlomchik

Tom and Jo Ann Succop
Ron A. Vassel

Literary Circle

Russ and Kathy Ayres
Jayne Adair and Basil Cox
Stephanie Flom
Bill and Melissa Hallett

The Krieger Family
Alice B. Mitinger
Nicole and Steve Shapiro
Drs. Robert and Lindsay Turner
Kathleen and Gregory Wright


Anonymous (2)
Karina Chavez
Pamela Connelly
Tamara Dudukovich
Laurie Graham
Peggy and Jack Hill
John and Nita Kellum
Alan Helgerman and Sandra LaPietra
Meryl Lazar
Susan McIntosh

Judy Horgan and Steve Pavsner
Richard E. Rauh
The Donald & Sylvia Robinson Family Foundation
Barbara Rudiak, Ph.D.
Mindy Sanjana
Lee and Myrna Silverman
Jeffrey and Sandra Solomon
Janie and Harry Thompson


Anonymous (3)
Robin J. Bernstein
Lena Andrews and Scott Bricker
Mary and Russell Brignano
Linda B. Burke
Tim Holbrook and Sara Elsasser
Dr. and Mrs. Raymond Frizzell
Lynda Flom and Howard Kline
Eileen and Nicholas Lane

Drs. Joan Harvey and Michael Lotze
Shawn Nelson
Lisa Slage Robinson and Christopher Robinson
Charlie and Marlene Smithers
Alice Bright and Robert Sullivan
Joshua and Stephanie Taylor
Debra and John Thompson


Anonymous (13)
Eva Tansky Blum
Laurie and Frank Bruns
John F. Cambest, Esq.
Patricia K. Crumrine, MD
Joyce Culyba
Rebecca Culyba
Ann and Marty Davis
Sylvia Keller and Bill DeWalt
Frances and Roger Dice
Judith A. Diorio
Jon and Aileen Drosendahl
Kimberly Francis
Caryle Glosser
Susan O’Block Kellen
Amy Kellman
Caitlin Koerber
Ron and Lida Larsen
John Liberatore
Janet Markel
Sylvia Slavkin and Edward Massarsky
Sydney Rochelle Normil, Esq.

Cathy Raphael
Annie S. Rivers
Tim and Judy Robison
Florence Rouzier
Lisa Scales
Patricia S. Schroder
Janet Squires
Carrie and Tim Stanny
D. Stevenson
Joyce Stuber
Balaji Srinivasan and Amy Szalinski
Kornelia Tancheva
Beverly Loy Taylor
Robin Turner
Judy Vaglia
Richard Chesnik and Stephanie Valetich
Deborah Walker
Lu-in Wang
Arlene Carbone-Wiley and Clayton Wiley
Denise Yoezle
Liz Caplan and Steve Zelicoff


Tamara Abell
Anonymous (28)
Louanne Baily
Elnora M. Balser
Genevieve Barbee-Turner
John and Mary Becker
Shirley Benedict
Carol Byers
Pat Calabrese
Yvonne Campos
Susan S. Cercone
Christine Cohen
Nancy J. Crouthamel
Nancy and Bob Dapper
Suzanne L. DeWalt
Ms. Dallas DiLeo
Nancy Gale and Dave Duggins
Karen Van Dusen
Marti Farkasovsky
Ilene Fingeret
Kimberly Gaston
Elaine Gelb, MD
Alice V. Gelormino
Peggy Gold
Barbara Grance
Gail L. Gratton
Paula and Howard Harris
Marlene Haus
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Herward
Leah Hoechstetter
Adrienne Irwin
Holly Maurer-Klein and Paul Klein
Judy Kuechenmeister
Jill Leahy
Joyce Leifer
Barbara Mcnulty-Love and Kenneth Love
Gail Mallory, Ph.D.
Sue Martin

Bob and Helen McAfoos
Darla H. McCormack
Melissa McDonough
Sybil and Kevin McKeegan
Heather McNaught
Gael D. Meehan
Karen L. Morris
Abby L. Morrison
Nancy Nahi
Sheila Nathanson
Alexander Neal
GayLynn Neal
Diane Osgood
Pallavi Golla Patil
Michele Pazul
Kathryn Pepper
Connie Phillips
Barbara and Steve Piskor
Lynne Porterfield
Rodney Permigiani and Nancy Pulsifer
Cindy Ross-Katz
Ann Gibbons Scherlis and Bill Scherlis
Debra Schneider
Mary Snyder
Nathaniel Stephens
Monica Sullivan
Michelle S. Switala
Jeffrey Tischler
Ellen Toker
Chris Traviss
Patricia Ulbrich
Julie and Millard Underwood
George and Margaret Walker
Betsy H. Watkins
Susanne C. Wean
Darlene S. Wood
Amy Woodall
Kirk Burkley and Penny Zacharias


Anonymous (17)
Gretchen and Otto Beck
Sherry Bloom
Sandra Browning
Meredith Mileti Cohen
Kristen and Michael Dougherty
Tess Enterline
Gary W. Euler
Mimi Greenfield
Katharine Hardiman-Frank
Patty Hefner
Roberta Jordan
K. Kennedy
Paula Garrick Klein
Dr. Laurie E. Knepper
Melissa Kortyna
Allison Lee-Mann
Judith and James Longo

Sharon McCarthy
Deborah L. Nichols
Carla T.S. and Thomas A. Pfahler
Marianne Riehl
Julie and Harold Rodakowski
The Rossi Family
Dr. Leonard and Carole Rubenstein
In honor of Elmer and Marianne Schaefer
Max and Gia Murray Gigler and Joe Shaughnessy
Rosemarie and Joseph Shirk
Barbara Sippel
Steven Abo and Holly Swartz
Fran Sylvers
Judith W. Weinberg

Last updated July 2022
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