HomeFirst 2015-2016 Donor Roster

 

HomeFirst is sincerely grateful for every gift received, whether it is a pocketful of change donated at a shelter, a check from a very large foundation, or an individual gift of any size. Every year we also are the receipent of many anonymous and generous in-kind gifts. For those donors, we extend our thanks as well. 

 
 

Individual contributors

 

Gifts of $100,000+

 

Hurlbut-Johnson Charitable Trusts

Thomas R. Bettencourt Endowment Fund

 

Gifts of $25,000 - $99,999

 

Mark and Mari Donnelly

 

Gifts of $10,000 - $24,999

Robert and Denise Aitken

The Bowles Family

Jorg and Julie Brown

John Parissenti and Linda Chin

Harita and Jayendra Patel

Teresa Patron

Ed Thrift and Gail Ross Thrift

Gifts of $5,000 - $9,999

Paul and Deborah Baker

Maribeth Benham

Heinz and Theresia Binder

Jane Coppola

Bruce Edwards

Philip Gregory

Michael and Rebecca McCullough

William and Catherine Noellert

Jim and Teresa Ojeda

Omar Family Charitable Fund

Prajesh Parekh

Michael and Victoria Pope

Allen and Cynthia Ruby

Don and Cate Sabatini

Ellie Smith

Gifts of $2,500 - $4,999

Mike and Margie Blach

Stephen and Lynda Fox

Kirk and Kimberly Heinrichs

IBM Employee Services Center

Steven Kleiman and Helen Bradley

William Leininger

Stephen McHenry

Rohit Rishi

Derek and Valerie Sanders

Mark and Kathleen Santora

Byron and Stephanie Scordelis

Supervisor Joe Simitian

Jeff and Cathie Thermond

Andrea Urton

Julie Watt

Jess and Kristine Wible

Daniel and Sharon Winnike

Christopher and Leslie Yates

Martin and Dunja Zaun

Gifts of $1,000 - $2,499

Stephen and Susan Auer

Tom and Abby Baker

Judith Barry

James and Alison Barta

Sanford and Ann Benett

Paul Billig

Cathy Bonnici

Lisa Bugajski

Dylan Capener

Nick and Candyce Carter

Mary Cates

Tracey and Michael Chiappe

Catherine Conk

Dawn Cook

Walker Crewson

Robert Cullen and June Lim

Michael Logue and Leslie Daniels

Richard and Lynette DiNapoli

Ying Wai Fan

Susan Fariel

Benjamin Flores

Maryanne Flynn

Mick and Fran Galvin

Gary and Nicola Gordon

Kerianne Gustafson

Jeffrey and Susan Hare

Terry and Rosemary Harper

Susan Hernandez

Barbara Holden

Emily Huang

Bret and Sheryl Hydorn

Alice H. Isaacson

Phyllis Ishida

Piyanka Jain and Parth Sethia

Rangarajan and Shamala Jayaraman

Clay and Cheri Johnson

Lori and Dean Johnson

Martha Johnson

Karl Kramer and Mary Takahashi

Michael and Carol Lavelle

Sam and Martha Lazarakis

Scott Lefaver and Lizabeth Yee Lefaver

Philip Letts

Kwun-Nan Lin and Hsiu-Chuan Hsu

Stuart Loan

James Lyons

Roger and Marilyn March

Edwin and Sharon McCauley

Gwen McLean

Mitchner Family Philanthropic Fund

Richard and Juanita Miyashiro

Eileen Mullin

David and Michele Neighbors

Lau Yuen Fong Ng

Peggy O'Laughlin

Patrick and Mary O'Meara

Sri Kumar Pankajakshan

F. Jeffrey and Eleanor Patterson

James and Sonya Peters

Rene Ramirez

Matthew and Kathy Ready

France and Patrick Reilly

Paul Resch and Nancy Coleman

The Robert W. and Joan T. Leonard

Family Charitable Fund

Michael and Carol Rogers

Dick and Genevieve Rolla

Christopher and Beth Schmidt

Karl Schweighofer

Lynn Schworetzky

James and Margaret Shulman

Isiah S. Smith

David Crane and Suzanne St. John-Crane

Andy Steingruebl

Priya Sumal

Bill and Kim Sutherland

Margaret Sweet

Michael and Angela Szymusiak

Hoi Thua Thien-Hue

Paul Trevisan

Aniruddha Vaidya and Neerja Bhatt

Greg Ashley and Claire Wagner

Marc Williams

David Wilson and Janet Weiss

Gifts of $500 - $999

Kevin and Julie Albanese

Nick and Linda Antonopoulos

Albert and Pamela Aragon

Bassem Armanyous

John and Winona Avila

Amn Badhwar

Maxie and Helen Baer

Katie and David Baker

Stephen and Mary Ellen Barasch

Penelope Barrett

Gene and Genie Bernardini

Reid Bierly

Thomas Bondi and Larel Corsiglia Bondi

Michael Bosworth

Richard and Jill Bridges

Randolph Brine

Glen Buschbaum

Joshua Chamas

Ram Chandhrasekhar

Arnab Chowdry

Carl and Kathleen Cilker

Simon Cintz

James and Mary Combs

William and Sandra Cooper

Leslye Corsiglia

Dennis Dauenhauer

Gordon and Carolyn Davidson

Gerald and Susan De Young

Laurie Dean

Susan DesJardin

Susan DiBene

John and Gayle Dilley

Tri Dinh

Spencer Hiraki and Debra Drake Hiraki

Claude and Anjali Durepo

Leroy and Linda Elkin

Richard and Maria Etheredge

Julie Finnigan

William Fisher

Paul Fong

Patty Freitas Medaglia

Lee M. Gavens

Mitchell and Lisa Gevelber

Vera Gibson

Jess and Patricia Gutierrez

Lawrence and Anne Hambly

Jacqueline Hea

Joseph Healy

Sheryl Heckmann

Rich and Lynn Hillebrecht

Julius and Ruth Honig

Brent Ingler

Michael and Sheila Ioannou

Prasana Iyengar and Rohini Deshpande

Jocelyn Jackson

Rita and Jeff Janda

Donald and Patricia Kassner

Michael Kayton

Nick and Gail Kepler

Kieve Foundation

Margaret Knox

Dawn Ko

Bevantan Kun

James and Claire Lakner

Barbara Lea

Laura Liccardo

Brian and Kristin Link

Janice Logan

Melissa Louie

Ann McCoid

Patrick and Mary Muff McCullough

Michael and Melanie McInerney

Wade and Phyllis Meyercord

Jenny Niklaus

Shannon Odam

Bob Page

Kevan Parekh and Naju Patel

Bill and Maggie Parkin

Timothy and Suzanne Parmentier

Marilyn Peairs

Mike Peattie

William and Ellen Peters

Michele Powell

Sara Rettus

Stephanie Reyes

Deborah J. Reynolds

Richard Ronchi

Pamela Ross

Norene and Jeff Rusteen

Sando Family Charitable Fund

Jasmine Sanghvi

Robert F. Sawyer

David Scholz

Martha Schumacher

Lyle and Sally Sechrest

Khawaja Shams

David and Julia Small

Russell and Laura Smith

Kunal Kumar Solanki

Larry and Carmen Stone

Michael Van De Vanter

Sheila Watt

Perry Dembner and Tracy Weatherby

Nicole Wright

Ernest and Paula Yamane

Charles Yang

Cindy and David Zbin

Andrew and Mechelle Zorio

Gifts of $250 - $499

Maria Allo and Wo Andrews

America's Charities

Susan Anawalt

Hilary Barroga

Dean and Laurie Beaver

George and Deborah Behrman

Cassandra Benjamin

Michael Bennette

John Benoit

Alan and Mary Jo Bernard

Marie Bernard

Alisha Berry

Pamela Berry

Lori Biesen Tricco

John and Deborah Bingham

Richard and Sharon Blaine

Catherine Boggs

John and Carol Bower

Margaret Bradbury

David and Meredith Burnham

Colleen Campbell

Michael Carlton

Belinda Chan

Daniel and Katherine Chappelear

Chor Chia

Sharon Childress

Laura Christian-Neff

Bill Cilker

Brad and Elizabeth Cox

Lara Daniels

Paul Dankert

Linda Davidge

Serge Rudaz and Linda Davis

Terry Delvecchio

Stephanie Demos

Janet Dompe

G. Eric and Dianne Doughty

Elsa Dunkin

Paul and Barbara Erhard

William Faulkner

Sarah Fields

David and Neysa Fligor

Laurie Fultz Stout

Jean Furia

Christopher and Cynthia Furtado

Geoffrey and Christine Goodfellow

Gerald and Allene Graham

Jennifer and Derek Granath

Christopher Greene

Luann Hahn

Patricia and Andrew Haines

Robert Halupka

Donna Ho

Gail Hoben and Bill Wathen

Amy Huang

Gerald and Susan Hurwitz

Kar Kam

Yoshihiro Kamezaki

James Kenny

Fook Wai Ki

Janis and Michael Klebig

Nena and Andrew Lehane

Donald and Dorothy Lewis

Sam Liccardo and Jessica Garcia-Kohl

Gerald and M.J. Lopatin

Grace Lu

Pavan Mandhani and Charulata Malpani

JP Marks and Patricia Kinney

Allan and Harriet McLeod

Rick Merritt

Thomas Miller and Barbara Rosen

Erika Niklowitz

Shaina and Melissa Nunes

Christen O'Neill

Edward and Margaret O'Reilly

Marguerite and Rick Padovani

Navneet Parmar

Tomas and Elizabeth Pavel

Bruce and Janice Peetz

Edward and Laurie Perry

Ru Phung

Bruce Pittman

Mary Pope-Handy and Jim Handy

Rehana Rehman

Tanya Reynolds

Thomas Rindfleisch

Elaine Roberts

Russ and Barbara Sauer

Roger Schindewolf and Patricia Robinson

Jeff Schlageter

Thomas Schultz

Bryan Shaner

Gina Silva-Habliston and Chris Habliston

Jeffrey Small

Stan and Candace Soles

Michael and GaeAnn Spence

Clay and Bonnie Sperry

Paula Stowers

Shawn Sullivan

Jesse and Jane Takahashi

Monet Thomson

Danwen Tsai

Sandra Tullis

David Turner

Peter Ullmann and Victoria Harrison

Davide and Theresa Vieira

Mike and Kim Wasserman

Samuel and Mary Winklebleck

Keith Wong

Mell Woodson

Daniel and Bernadette Yang

Peter and Gail Yessne

Kimi H. Yu

Gifts of $100 - $249

Barbara Abbott

Susan Adams

Holly Albert

Julie Allingham

Travis Almuti

Marijke Annis

Anonymous

Ayyappan Arasu

Joan Aristei

Michael Atkins

Mike and Sherry Azimi

Gary Bailey

Suresh Balabrahman

David Ballesteros

Ron and Sharon Barrett

Louis and Maureen Basile

John and Faye Bates

Matthew Beauregard and Sharon Keating Beauregard

Nancy Beckman

Courtney Behm

David Bentley

Lisa Berthiaume

Denise Berumen

Krishna and Jennifer Bhola

Lee and Joanne Bishop

Chris Blohm

Carolyn Boggs

Lisa Boissier

Kora Bongen

Katherine Bonn

Michele Bonnett

Steve Borkenhagen

Bridget Bradley

Maria Brand

Sumeet Brar

Gregory Scott and Elizabeth Brinkman

Leah Burbank

John Burkey

Ronald and Patricia Cachopo

Darlis Callaway

Karen Camara

Daina Carbonaro

Beth Carney

Kristy S. Cassedy

Charlotte Chan

Danny Chan

Erika Chan

Keith and Nancy Chan

Shing Wai Chan

Winnie Chan

Linda Chang

Jacky Cheng

Kan Leung Cheng

Karen Cheng

Gil and Nancy Chesterton

Simon Cheung

Daniel Chiao

Kenneth Chiu

Ada Pui Shan Chow

Felix Chu

Debra Cohen and John Swartley

Robert and Barbara Colyar

Richard and Sandi Conniff

Helen Conway

Shirley Cook

Carolyn Copeland

Teryn Corsiglia

Pattie Cortese

Maureen and Michael Cox

Lidwine Da Silva

Douglas Daetz

Robert and Annie Darrow

Michael and Roxanne Davis

Michelle de la Calle

Terry De La Cuesta

Henry de Vegvar

Gary Deeter

Angela DeHart

William and Linda Desler

Hy Diep

Deborah A. Dixon

Elizabeth Dobbertin

Lisa Dodge

Kent and Tawnya Dozier

Vikram Duvvoori and Sumana Reddy

Ralph Edfelt

Judy Edusada

John Egan

Raymond Eilert

Steven and Susan Ellenberg

Michael Elliott

Susan and Richard Ellis

David Eng

Florrie Eubanks

Hoda Fahimi

Susan Filla

Larry and Carol Fisher

Erik and Shannon Fong

John and Risa Foster

Mark and Nancy Franich

Sarah Franko

Heidi Freni

Deborah L. Garvey

Denise Giacomini

Cynthia Gooch

Kelly Grant

Sparky Harlan

Andrea B. Harris

Todd and Karen Hauschildt

James Hayward

Barton and Carrie Hechtman

Joseph and Frances Hendrickson

Bradley and Marquette Hermann

Virginia Hernandez

Alan and Anita Herrmann

Tony and Masako Parsons

Cecilia Ho

Gloria Ho

Horenstein Family Charitable Fund

Robert Horowitz

Linda Hoskins and Clayton Nelson

Susan Hou

Caryn Huberman

Kin Hui

David Hukari

Dennis Hunter

Marques Hunter and Lisa Davis

Judith Ingols

Fred and Beverly Jacobson

Robin Jeffries

Anita Jeong and Phillip Verinsky

Joan Johnsen

Dale Johnson

Deanne Johnson

Devra Johnson

Pete and Janet Kammermeyer

Robert Kass and Suzanne Sarro

John Kavalaris

Margaret Keenan

Judy Kennedy

Tory Christian Kennedy

Raymond Kenny

Caitlin J. Kerk

Jody Kinder

David King

Sarah Kishler

Ellen and Keith Kitchen

Carla Klein

Darren Kosinski

Lawrence and Ivonne Kuechler

Quest Richlife

Gregory Richmond and Barbara Arias Richmond

Boo and Mary Beth Riley

Ben and Linda Rios

Louise Lagunas

Christine Lai

David Lai

An Lam

Ian Lam

Jeff LaTourrette

Kin Keung Lau

Thao Le

Ada Lee

Jim Lee

Lic Hang Lee

Queency Lee

Sandra Lee

Shun Yee Lee

Wai Tong Lee

E. Grant and Karen Leff

Pui Sze Liow

Lok Liu

David and Patricia Lively

Adrienne Loo

Mary Loomas

Lien Mac

Purnabha Majumder

Andrew Malcolm

Sally Man

Jess and Pamela Marino

Azita Martin

Claudia Martin

Mike Martinelli

Miki Matsumoto

Elise McMath

John Meehan and Phan Luong

Rakesh and Jigisha Mehta

Lili Mei

Valerie Mejia

Christine Meserve

Denise Michael

Paul Miller

Rhina Miller

Jennifer and Anthony Mirenda

Sarah Mirkin

Ismael Montalvo

LaoFong Moy

Terri Murphy

Dan Nakamura

Patricia Nakashima

Nancy Newton

Sam and Anne Ng

Tung Ng

Wency Ng

Quochung Nguyen

Thanh Nguyen

Earl and Donna Nichols

Lela Noble

Nadia Nouri

Helen Nowicki

Robert and Carol Ann Nulk

Steve Ode

Fred and Virginia Olenak

Margot Olsen

Richard and Beverly Olsen

Margarita Palmada

John Affaki and Suzy Papazian

Elizabeth Parker

Prakash and Bina Patel

Don and Ulrike Perata

Diane Petroni

Phi Thai and Helen Phan

Srikishen Pondicherry Shanmugan

Helen Pong-Kelly

Waitat Poon

Mike Potter and Cindy Chavez

Kirk Price and Sandra Shepherd

Perry Quarenghi

David Quincy

Nancy Rasmussen

Martin and Lisa Rauch

Norman and Mary Anne Ravizza

Sandra Rich

Phil Ritter

P. Carolyn Robertson

Allison Rock and Christopher Wuthmann

Aldo Rombi

Louella Romero

Pamela Ross

Kaye-Ailsa Rowan

Jay D. Rubenstein

Robert Russell

James and Andrea Sandstrom

Patrice Scatena

Madeliene Scheiman

Jeffrey Schenck

Alba Schuschereba

Lynn Sechrest

Lee and Maria Shahinian

Robyn and Loren Shalinsky

Eric Shek

Hon Kiu Shiou

George and Barbara Shukov

Rahman Siddiqui

Wing Yan Sin

Sonia Siu

Will Spangler

Nagesh Sreedhara

Judy Stabile

Thomas Stein

Lloyd Stephens

Frank and Katie Stokes-Guinan

Lisa and Scott Strickland

Ivan Strohm

Maggie Su

Olivia Sum

Ryan Sun

Grant and Stephanie Talarico

Sharon Tam

Cheryl Tang

Bridget and Michael Taylor

Leo Tchourakov

Laura Thompson

Eileen Tobias

Josselyn Torres

Ralph Torres

Jenq-Hsiun Tsai

Victor Tso

David and Mary Ann Van Etten

Donald and Agnes Veith

Saul and Maria Villanueva

David Vossbrink and Audrey Wong

Everett and Rosemarie Waining

Carl and Gloria Walker

Edwin E. Wappler

Jason Warshawsky

Kenneth Washington

Leslyn Watson

Scott Wendler

Jason White

Ron and Ann Whyte

Lawrence and Judith William

Gerald Williams

Dave and Cheryl Wilson

Sandy and Harriet Wolf

Neil and Ann Wolff

Belinda Wong

Bob Wong

Chun Loong Wong

Jennifer Wong

Pat Wong

Peter Wong

Rosita Wong

Shuet Ha Wong

Steven Wong

Wendy Woo

Andrew Yim

Fa Yoeu

Wendy Young

Shirley Yu

Xiaohong Zheng

Ying Zuo

Nancy Zurbrick

GOVERNMENT PARTNERS

City of Gilroy 

City of Milpitas 

City of San Jose

City of Sunnyvale 

County of Santa Clara

U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) 

U.S. Dept. of Veteran Affairs

CORPORATE PARTNERS

A Plus Tree

ABC Managed Transportation

Amazon.com

American Century Investments

Anonymous

The Applied Materials Foundation

ARRIS

AvalonBay Communities

Benevity

Blach Construction Company

BlackRock

Bon Appetit Management Company

BPM Foundation

California Drywall Company

Cilker Orchards

Cisco Systems Foundation

Claddagh Construction

The Core Companies

Cotchett, Pitre, & McCarthy

Donate For Charity

eBay Foundation

Eileen Fisher

El Camino HealthCare District

First Community Bank

Good Samaritan Hospital

Goodshop

Heritage Bank of Commerce

Imagination Technologies

KLA-Tencor

Lexus of Stevens Creek

Lockheed Martin Employees' Foundation

McManis Faulkner

Mentor Graphics Foundation

The Morrison & Foerster Foundation

Netflix

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Oracle Corporation

Palm Valley Apartment Community

Paramount Imports

PayPal

Peet's Coffee & Tea

Plantronics

Samsung Semiconductor

San Jose Water Company

SanDisk Corporation

SAP

Speedy International

Synopsys

UnitedHealth Group

Walmart Foundation

Wells Fargo Foundation

Western Digital

Workday

Xilinx

Yahoo!

FOUNDATIONS AND DONOR ADVISEd FUND PARTNERS

American Endowment Foundation

Boucher Family Foundation

Bright Funds Foundation

Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund

Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund

Heaven's Helping Hand Foundation

Kieve Foundation

Legacy San Jose Alviso Youth Foundation

Milligan Family Foundation

Mission City Community Fund

Morgan Stanley GIFT

Renaissance Charitable Foundation

Schwab Charitable Fund

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Sobrato Family Foundation

Sunlight Giving

Tamaki Foundation

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation

The Richard and Emily Levin Foundation

The Waitte Foundation

Warmenhoven Family Foundation

William H. Cilker Family Foundation

NONPROFIT PARTNERS

Ann Sobrato High School

Anonymous

Bellarmine College Preparatory

Bethel Lutheran Church and School

Boy Scout Troop 408

CARS - Turning Cars into Care

Church of the Transfiguration

Community Health Charities of California

First Community Housing

Girl Scout Troop #61640

Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Cross

HandsOn Bay Area

IBEW Local Union No. 332

Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church

Taking it to the Streets

The Rallye Club of Silicon Valley

The Tabard Theater Company

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Sunnyvale

United Way California Capital Region

United Way of Greater Atlanta

United Way Of The Bay Area

United Way Silicon Valley

Vanguard Charitable

Wesley United Methodist Church

Yavneh Day School

Knights of Columbus

Knowledge For Life

Mission Santa Clara

Network for Good

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Rancho Middle School

Saint Lawrence the Martyr Parish and Education Center

San Jose Rotary Club

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo County

Senior Academy for Education

Sinai Nursery School

St. Luke Lutheran Church

 

We make every effort to list names and donation levels correctly. If you identify an error, do let us know and we will be sure that corrections are made on the website and in future publications.