We recognize the following donors who helped establish and support the Sheila Bugdanowitz Leadership Development Award in 2016-2017.

This annual award will recognize, empower and support emerging nonprofit professionals in the Greater Denver community doing work that furthers the Foundation’s mission and priorities. Through the award, we will remember and honor Sheila for years to come.

  • Anonymous (5)
  • Nancy and Charles Aden
  • Lisa and Bruce Alexander
  • Sheryl and Milroy Alexander
  • Sally Altberger
  • Judy Altenberg and Bruce Plotkin
  • Alvarado Construction
  • Diane Amdur
  • Sue Anschutz-Rodgers
  • Elisabeth Arenales
  • Wendy Aronson
  • Michael Asarch
  • Roselyn Ash
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Jennifer Atler Fischer and Michael Fischer
  • Patricia Baca Ph.D.
  • Fran and Raymond Baker
  • Barefoot Public Relations
  • Pamela Kenney Basey
  • Karen Baum
  • Kathleen Beatty Ph.D. and Michael Beatty
  • Cody and Seth Belzley
  • Kelly Berg
  • Deborah Berschling
  • Dori Biester Ph.D.
  • Lynn and Jacob Blass
  • Wendy and Donald Blum
  • Pat Blumenthal and Ron LaFollette
  • Tricia Bonman
  • Brooke and Jon-Erik Borgen
  • Tobey and Justin Borus
  • Suzanne Boxer-Gassman
  • Deborah Brackney
  • Linnea Brown
  • Melanie Brown
  • Ryan Brown
  • Caryl Buckstein
  • Richard Bugdanowitz
  • Brian Callahan
  • Lauren Casteel
  • Lynn Castelo
  • Shanti Chacko and Graig Weisbart
  • Cindy Chang
  • Paige and Marco Chayet
  • Linda and Don Childears
  • Douglas Childs
  • The Chotin Foundation
  • Clinica Family Health Services
  • Susan Cobb and Kate Shea
  • Judy and Harvey Cohen
  • Renee and Dan Cohen
  • Wendy and Steven Cohen
  • Colorado Association of Funders
  • Colorado Center on Law and Policy
  • Colorado Community Health Network
  • The Colorado Health Foundation
  • Colorado Nonprofit Association
  • Community Foundation Boulder County
  • Byron Cook
  • Lisa and Shell Cook
  • Jodi Cooper
  • Lisa and Tom Corley
  • Corona Insights
  • Craig Hospital Foundation
  • Mary Gittings Cronin and John Cronin
  • William Daniel
  • Daniels Fund
  • Vicki and David Dansky
  • Maxine and Fred Davine
  • Jacqueline and Louis Davis
  • Liz and Arthur Davis
  • Day of Caring for Breast Cancer Awareness
  • Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation
  • Denise Delgado
  • The Denver Foundation
  • Kate and Josh Dinar
  • Margaret and Michael Dioguardi
  • Eileen and Roger Doherty
  • Amy Dohr
  • Barbara Dubin
  • Richard Durity
  • Lucille Echohawk
  • Therese and Jeff Ellery
  • David Engleberg
  • Ruth Epstein
  • Lara and Todd Fahnestock
  • Cindy and Steven Farber
  • Erica and Elliott Farber
  • Feiner Family Foundation
  • Sharon and Donald Ferlic
  • Gina Ferrari
  • Veronica Figoli and David Fleischer
  • Dorit and Aryeh Fischer
  • Jo Ann and Richard Fleischman
  • Food Bank of the Rockies
  • Stephanie Foote and Lloyd Wade
  • Foster, Graham, Milstein & Calisher
  • Kris Fraser and Jeffrey Goldstein
  • Brian Friedman
  • Jeanne Friedman
  • Susan Friedman and Abe Wagner
  • Jeannie and John Fuller
  • Patricia and Harold Gabow
  • Gretchen Gagel
  • Jean and Ben Galloway
  • Anne and Charles Garcia
  • Faye and Wayne Gardenswartz
  • Sidney Gates and Caleb Gates Jr.
  • Mary Jean Gearhart
  • Julie Geller and Joshua Fine
  • Shannon Gifford and Jerrold L. Glick
  • Gill Foundation
  • Helen and Morris Ginsburg
  • Katherine Gold
  • Pamela and Josh Gold
  • Barbara Goldburg
  • Arleen Goldstein
  • Lynda Goldstein
  • Phillip Gonring
  • Mayra Gonzáles
  • Sherri and Stuart Goodall
  • Goodwin Procter
  • Marti and Jeff Grazi
  • Ellie Greenberg Ed.D.
  • Bennie Gregory
  • Renee Gross
  • Sheila and Gary Gutterman
  • Elka and Edward Haligman
  • Cathleen Hall
  • Michelle and John Hanley
  • Kathryn and Kyle Harris
  • Pamela Harris
  • Edith Hayutin*
  • Elaine and Sheldon Hayutin
  • Jon Heller
  • Medelyn and Art Heller
  • Sue Hermann
  • Lisa Herschli
  • Melinda Higgs
  • Arlene and Barry Hirschfeld
  • Marci Hladik
  • Elsa Holguín and Ed Lucero
  • Dorothy Horrell Ph.D.
  • Ann Hovland
  • Sara and Robert Howsam
  • Mary and Jay Hubert
  • Marilyn and Edwin Hyman
  • Sarah Indyk and Charlie Miller
  • Invest in Kids
  • Alicia Jirón and Lynnette Woodbury
  • Joy Johnson
  • Karin and Jim Jonas
  • Helayne Jones Ed.D. and Larry Jones
  • Cynthia and Edwin Kahn
  • Gale and Ron Kahn
  • Bette Kal
  • Marilyn Kal-Hagan
  • Leslie Karotkin
  • Betty Karsh
  • Carol Karsh
  • Deb and Alan Karsh
  • Susan Karsh
  • Florrie Katchen
  • Rabbi Jeffrey and Rhonda Kaye
  • Joanne Kelley and Roger Fillion
  • Kelli Kindel
  • Joan Kirkpatrick and Dr. Douglas Kirkpatrick
  • Kathleen and Robert Klugman
  • Judith and David Koff
  • Jennifer Dinn Korman and David Korman
  • Lisa and Bradley Kornfeld
  • Mary Lou and Donald Kortz
  • Kreussler, Inc.
  • Mitzi and Stephen Kurtz
  • Dorothy Lamm
  • Susan and Sam Lanzer
  • Colette and Nick Larson
  • Susan Laskin
  • Karen and Steven Leaffer
  • Mary Lee and Jay Schusterman
  • Peggy Lehmann
  • Lindy Eichenbaum Lent and Jason Lent
  • Laure and Scott Levin
  • Hannah and Allen Levy
  • Lippman Kanfer Family Foundation
  • Sharon and Jerry Linhart
  • Lawrence and Joni Litvak
  • Janet Lopez, Ph.D. and Doug Vilsack
  • Charlene Loup and Seymour Rubenstein
  • Robyn and Robert* Loup
  • Sue Lubeck
  • Michele and William Lueck
  • Julie Malek and Rick Kornfeld
  • Mankwitz Family Foundation
  • Lilly and Bruce Marks
  • Cydney and Thomas Marsico
  • J. Landis and Sharon Martin Family Foundation
  • Miriam Mazel and Mark Hockenberg
  • Alesia McCloud-Chan
  • Mary McGee
  • Lorez Meinhold
  • Rabbi Gershon Meisel
  • Sandy Melnick
  • Barbara Emery Mendel and Lee Mendel
  • David and Laura Merage Foundation
  • Bonnie Merenstein
  • Estelle and Lawrence Meskin
  • Ari Michaeli
  • Bobbi and Michael Miller
  • Lisa Farber Miller and David Miller
  • Mindy and Rick Miller
  • Mission Spark
  • Carol and Larry A. Mizel
  • Jennifer and Jeff Moe
  • Elisa Moran and Gary Kleiman
  • John Moran Jr.
  • Julie and Brent Morse
  • Susie and Perry Moss
  • My Tribute Gift Foundation
  • Eileen Naiman
  • The Marvin Naiman and Margery Goldman Family Foundation
  • Phil Nash and Bob Janowski
  • Kathy Neustadt
  • Marcee Newman
  • Barbara and Robert Nieder
  • Barbara and Neil Oberfeld
  • Nancy and Paul Oberman
  • Denise O’Leary and Kent Thiry
  • OpenWorld Learning
  • Donna Ostrower
  • Barbara Page
  • Sister Lydia Peña, Ph.D.
  • Mary Penny
  • Essie Perlmutter
  • The Jay & Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Colorado
  • Loretta Pineda
  • Melinda Pollack
  • Debra Pollock
  • Ellen and Eric Pollock
  • Helene Pollock
  • Brooke Powers
  • Public Education & Business Coalition
  • The Quiat Companies
  • Melinda Quiat
  • Lorii Rabinowitz
  • Renee and Henry Reckler
  • Nancy Reichman, Ph.D. and Charles Gwirtsman
  • Linda Kaplan Reinstein and Arnold Reinstein
  • RLC Foundation
  • Margaret Roberts and David Bentley
  • Marcia and Richard Robinson
  • Ramonna Robinson
  • Susan and Edward Robinson
  • Dr. Sarah and Trinidad Rodriguez
  • Rose Medical Center
  • Jane and Stanton Rosenbaum
  • Helen Rotbart
  • Sharon and Justin Roth
  • Jonathan Saiber
  • Shelly and Richard Sapkin
  • Diane Saslow
  • Michele and Jordan Scharg
  • Linda and Hacky Schiff
  • Dena and Frank Schneider
  • Van Schoales
  • Angela Schreffler
  • Cindy and Steve Schultz
  • Lindy Schultz
  • Emma and Christian Schwarz
  • Claire Seiden
  • Alan Seiver
  • Becky Selig
  • Ellen Selig and Andrew Selig, Sc.D.
  • Karli and Danny Sherwinter
  • Bonnie Shore
  • Judith and Martin Shore
  • Nancy and Kenneth Shwayder
  • Leslie and Mark Sidell
  • Barbara Sidon
  • Darlene Silver
  • William Silvers
  • Mary and George Sissel
  • Karen and Lawrence Sluss
  • Leah Spielberg
  • Jill and Lee Spitz
  • Michael Staenberg
  • Madeline and Philip Stahl
  • Kelly Stangel-Martin
  • Karen and Arnie Stein
  • Jan and Sheldon Steinhauser
  • Susan Stern
  • Sophie and Gary Steuer
  • Susan Kenny Stevens Ph.D.
  • Helena and Allan Striker
  • Allison and Alex Talavera
  • Anthony Tapia
  • Dorothy Thaler
  • Wendy and Tom Thorpe
  • Ruth Toltz
  • Karen Tomb and Steven Salter
  • Carol and Howard Torgove
  • Joshua Trager
  • Twelve Twenty-One Fund
  • Amie and Ben Valore-Caplan
  • Priscilla Montoya Vitello
  • Joyce Wagner
  • Judith and Joe Wagner
  • Rosalie Wagner
  • Irit and Dr. Arthur Waldbaum
  • Sharon and Jeff Waldman
  • Elbra Wedgeworth
  • Tamara and Kenneth Weil
  • The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
  • Sherri and Stephen Weinstein
  • Gaile Weisbly-Waldinger
  • Anita and Scott Wesley
  • Kathryn Whitaker and Monte Moses
  • Roxane White
  • Susan Williamson
  • Karen Wilson-Johnson and Robert Johnson
  • Char and Albert Wolf
  • Carolyn and David Wollard
  • The Women’s Foundation of Colorado
  • Abel Wurmnest
  • Barbara Yondorf
  • David Younggren
  • Teresa and Gary Yourtz
  • Youth Leadership Institute
  • Linda Roberts Zinn

*Of Blessed Memory