Donor List

The continual improvement of quality arts education in Maryland schools depends on support from our generous donors. Together, we are working to make sure that arts education is recognized and implemented as a basic component of public education. If you would like to contribute to this important work, please use the donate button below or mail your donation directly to our office.

or mail checks to:

190 W Ostend Street, Suite 210
Baltimore, MD 21230

AEMS Supporters

AEMS makes every effort to keep this donor list accurate.

If you find an error or omission, please contact Peter Dayton at

Thank you for your support!

Institutional Donors: $10,000+
  • Maryland State Department of Education
  • Maryland State Arts Council 
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • Ann Cook Charitable Fund
  • T. Rowe Price Foundation
  • Sylvan-Laureate Foundation
  • Clayton Baker Trust
  • The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
  • Lockhart Vaughan Foundation
Institutional Donors: $1,000-9,999
  • Mark & Patricia Joseph, The Shelter Foundation
  • Abell Foundation
  • 4.0 Schools New Normal Fellowship
  • Joseph and Harvey Meyerhoff Charitable Funds
  • M. Sigmund & Barbara K. Shapiro Philanthropic Fund
  • Mr. & Mrs. F. B. Harvey Fund
  • Earl and Darielle Linehan Donor Advised Fund
  • Alison and Arnold Richman Fund
  • Wolman Family Foundation
  • Harry L. Gladding Foundation
  • The Sana and Andy Brooks Family Fund
Individual Donors: Founder’s Circle ($1,000+)
  • Danita Beck-Wickwire
  • Rheda Becker and Robert Meyerhoff
  • George Roche
  • Lyn Frankel
  • Martin Knott
  • Brian Sullam
  • Mary Ann Mears and Robert Embry
  • Veronica Thomas
  • Jane Coffey
  • Quanice Floyd
  • Christine & Frank Bonanno
  • Kristin Cox
  • Susan Magsamen
  • Dan & Carla McGrain 
Sustainers ($500-999)
  • Carole Alexander
  • Christen Cromwell
  • Karen Footner
  • Anita Lambert
  • Lesley Malin
  • The Amy Schuerholz Metz Memorial Fund for Charitable Giving
  • Scribner & Mary Jo Messenger 
  • Jen Retterer
  • Sheila & Richard Riggs
  • Dr. Frank C. Marino Foundation
Supporters ($250-499)
  • Peter & Lisa Dayton
  • Alexander Baer
  • John Burton
  • Nancy Dorman & Stan Mazaroff
  • Barbara Himmelrich
  • Dan Mueller Memorial Gift
Friends ($150-249)
  • Danita Beck-Wickwire
  • Steve & Gail Shawe
  • Sarah Edelsburg
  • Tony & Ellie Carey
  • Karen Carroll

Become an AEMS Member

Donate $150 or more to support our work and become a member today!

Contact AEMS Development Director Jessika Williams at with any questions.

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