Our Donors

We give our heartfelt thanks to all our donors for their loyal and generous support.

Chair’s Circle

Supports one iconic Belvoir production each year:

$10,000+

Patty Akopiantz & Justin Punch, Stephen & Sophie Allen, The Balnaves Foundation, Catherine & Philip Brenner, Anne Britton, Jillian Broadbent AO, Andrew Cameron AM & Cathy Cameron, David Gonski AC & Associate Professor Orli Wargon OAM, Anita Jacoby, Matthew & Veronica Latham, Ian Learmonth & Julia Pincus, Helen Lynch & Helen Bauer, Frank Macindoe, Nelson Meers AO & Carole Meers, Sam Meers & Richard Kuo, Cathie & Paul Oppenheim, Andrew & Andrea Roberts, Sherry-Hogan Foundation, Rob Thomas AM, Mark & Jacqueline Warburton, WeirAnderson Foundation, Kim Williams AM & Catherine Dovey, Peter Wilson & James Emmett, Cathy Yuncken.

Creative Development Fund

Contributors make a significant financial investment in Belvoir’s creative development:

$10,000+

Patty Akopiantz & Justin Punch, Stephen & Sophie Allen, Andrew Cameron AM & Cathy Cameron, Helen Lynch AM & Helen Bauer, Frank Macindoe, Sherry-Hogan Foundation, Shemara Wikramanayake & Ed Gilmartin, Kim Williams AM & Catherine Dovey

$5,000 – $9,999

Jill & Richard Berry, Anne Britton, Hartley Cook, Sue Donnelly, Gail Hambly, Louise Herron AM & Clark Butler, Peter & Rosemary Ingle, Don & Leslie Parsonage, Dan & Jackie Phillips, Doc Ross Family Foundation, Victoria Taylor

$2,000 – $4,999

Neil Armfield AO, Justin Butterworth, John Cary, Anne & Michael Coleman, Victoria Holthouse, Richard, Heather & Rachel Rasker, Penelope Seidler AM

$500 – $1,999

Robert Crossman, Richard Evans, Ross McLean & Fiona Beith, Louise & Michael Nettleton, Angela Pearman, Steve & Belinda Rankine, Sally & Jonathon Rourke, Mark & Jacqueline Warburton, Penny Ward

B Keepers

Our B Keepers play a vital role within the company. B Keepers are a unique group of individuals whose financial support, often over many years, is a reflection of their passion for and commitment to Belvoir. Income received from B Keepers underpins all of our activities.

$5,000+

Robert & Libby Albert, Ellen Borda, Constructability Recruitment, Anne Britton, Marion Heathcote & Brian Burfitt, Louise Christie, Bruce Meagher & Greg Waters, Don & Leslie Parsonage, Jann Skinner

$3,000 – $4,999

Anonymous (1), Bev & Phil Birnbaum, Anne Britton, Louise Christie, Suzanne & Michael Daniel, Tom Dent, Bob & Chris Ernst, Robyn Godlee & Tony Maxwell, David & Kathryn Groves, Colleen Kane, S Khouri & D Cross, Chantal & Greg Roger, Peter & Jan Shuttleworth, Jann Skinner, Merilyn Sleigh & Raoul de Ferranti

$2,000 – $2,999

Antoinette Albert, Claire Armstrong & John Sharpe, Max Bonnell, Charlene & Graham Bradley AM, Jillian Broadbent AO, Chris Brown, Jan Burnswoods, Jan Chapman AO & Stephen O’Rourke, Wesley Enoch, Danny & Kathleen Gilbert, Cary & Rob Gillespie, Sophie Guest, Peter Graves, David Haertsch, John Head, Libby Higgin, Jennifer Ledgar & Bob Lim, Professor Elizabeth More AM, Dr David Nguyen, Timothy & Eva Pascoe, Richard, Heather & Rachel Rasker, Michael Rose, David & Emma Scambler, Ann Sherry AO, Judy Thomson,

$1,000 – $1,999

Anonymous (2), Allen & Julie Blewitt, Jake Blundell, Berg Dr Catherine Brown-Watt, Mary Jo & Lloyd Capps, Annadel Crabb & Jeremy Storer, Lisa Hamilton & Rob White, Wendy & Andrew Hamlin, Avril Jeans, Kevin & Rosemarie Jeffers-Palmer, Corinne & Rob Johnston, Margaret Johnston, A. le Marchant, Stephanie Lee, Atul Lele, Hilary Linstead, Louise McBride, Ross McLean & Fiona Beth, Cajetan Mula (Honorary Member), K Nomchong SC, Jacqueline & Michael Palmer, Dr Natalie Pelham, Greeba Pritchard, Alex Oonagh Redmond, Richmond Sisters, Colleen Roche, David Round, Andrew & Louise Sharpe, Jennifer Smith, Chris & Bea Sochan, Camilla & Andrew Strang, Sue Thomson, Alese Watson, Paul & Jennifer Winch

The Hive

A collective of like-minded, young philanthropists supporting Belvoir’s creativity.

$2,500

Elizabeth Allen & David Langley, Anthony & Elly Baxter, Aaron Beach & Deborah Brown, Nathan & Yael Bennett, Justin Butterworth, Dan & Emma Chesterman, Este Darin-Cooper & Chris Burgess, Joanna Davidson & Julian Leeser, Tracey Driver, Piers Grove, Ruth Higgins & Tamson Pietsch, David Rayment & Mary Nguyen, Hannah Roache & Luke Turner, Chris Smith, Peter Wilson & James Emmett

Education Donors

Provide opportunities for young people throughout NSW to access our work.

$10,000+

Doc Ross Family Foundation, Heather Doig & Rob Koczkar, Kimberly & Angus Holden, Susie Kelly, Ian Learmonth & Julia Pincus, Rob Thomas AM

$5,000 – $9,999

Patty Akopiantz & Justin Punch, Margaret Butler, Ari & Lisa Droga, Veronica & Matthew Lathan, Louise Mitchell & Peter Pether

$2,000 – $4,999

Anonymous (1), Andrew Cameron AM & Cathy Cameron, Estate of the late Angelo Comino, Rowena Danziger AM & Ken Coles AM, John B Fairfax AO & Libby Fairfax, Kiera Grant & Mark Tallis, Julie Hannaford, Judge Joe Harman, Bill Hawker, David Jonas & Desmon Du Plessis, Dan & Jackie Phillips, Public Education Foundation

$500- $1,999

Anonymous (8), Len & Nita Armfield, Nicola Atkinson, AB, Arrow Commodities,Ian Bennett, Brand New You, Dr Dee de Bruyn, Jessica Block, Andrew Bullock, John Campbell, Sue Capon, Denise & Robert Dunn, Joanna Elliot & David Ryan, Bob & Chris Ernst, Susan Gabriel, Geoffrey & Patricia Gemmell, Natasha Goulden, Peter Gray, Dorothy Hoddinott AO, Sue Hyde, Peter & Rosemary Ingle, Catherine Jones, Ruth Layton, Jennifer Ledgar & Bob Lim, Annabelle Mahar, Christopher Matthies, Mary Miltenyi, Ruth Nicholas, Patricia Novikoff, Nicole Philps, Plaza Films, Polese Family, Richard, Heather & Rachel Rasker, Angela Raymond, Ruth Ritchie, Stephen & Christy Roberts, Geoffrey Rush AC, Julianne Schultz, Peter & Janet Shuttleworth, Rob Sindel, Chris & Bea Sochan, Dr Titia Sprague, Cheri Stevenson, Kerry Stubbs, Daniela Torsh, Catherine West & Julian Fouter, Ali Yeldham & Angus Hudson, Jason Yetton & Jo Lam, Ross Younsman & Veronica Espaliat

Honey Bs

Female business women supporting female Belvoir artists

Margaret Butler, Marla Heller, Tristan Landers, Louise McCoach, Olivia Pascoe, Janet Pennington, Sylvia Preda, Janna Robertson, Arlene Tansey, Lauren Thompson, Cathy Yuncken

General Donors

Provide valuable support to the projects most in need throughout the year.

$10,000+

Anonymous (1), Andrew Cameron AM & Cathy Cameron, Ross Littlewood & Alexandra Curtin

$2,000 – $4,999

Anonymous (3), Samantha Acret, Bill Hawker, Brenna Hobson, Raymond McDonald, Ralph Myers, Timothy & Eva Pascoe, Louisa Ward, Lynne Watkins & Nicolas Harding

$500 – $1,999

Anonymous (9), Annette Adair, Victor Baskir, Baiba Berzins, Christine Bishop, Mr Dennis Bluth & Dr Diana Marks, Keith Bradley AM, Ian Breden & Josephine Key, Anne Britton, Robert Burns, Cadmium Property, Colleen & Michael Chesterman, Tim & Bryony Cox, Jane Diamond, Jane Mary Eagger, Anton Enus, Gillian Fenton, Sandra Ferman, Tim Gerrard, Verity Goitein, Peter Gray, Priscilla Guest, Dr Cheryl Hanbury, Jill Hawker, Grania Hickley, Ruth Higgins & Tamson Pietsch, Elaine Hiley, Dorothy Hoddinott AO, Cyth Hoult, Robert Kidd, Cheryl L, Connie Liu, Elizabeth & Richard Longes, Lisa Manchur, Julianne Maxwell, E.J.R McDonald, Genie Melone, Irene Miller, Peter Mitchell, Patricia Novikoff, Judy & Geoff Patterson, Christine Pender, Susan Pugh, David & Jill Pumphrey, Kim Rosser, Bernard Ryan & Michael Rowe, Leigh Rae Sanderson, Elfriede Sangkuhl, Eileen Slarke & Family, Chris & Bea Sochan, Andrea Socratous, Paul Stein, Leslie Stern, Yael Stone, Mike Thompson, Tom Tilley, Helen Trinca, Suzanne & Ross Tzannes AM, Louise & Steve Verrier, Chris Vik & Chelsea Albert, Sarah Walters, Louisa Ward, Elizabeth Webby AM, Richard Willis, Brian & Trish Wright, Carolyn Wright

Belvoir is very grateful to accept all donations. Donations over $2 are tax deductible.

Please note: this list is updated regularly.  

Life Members & Special Thanks

Our Life Members
All have made outstanding contributions to Belvoir over more than thirty years. They have changed the course of the company and are now ingrained in its fabric

Neil Armfield AO, Neil Balnaves AO, Andrew Cameron AM, David Gonski AC, Rachel Healy, Louise Herron AM, Sue Hill, Geoffrey Rush AC, Orli Wargon OAM and Chris Westwood.

Special thanks
We would like to acknowledge Cajetan Mula, Len Armfield, Geoffrey Scharer and Jann Kohlman. They will always be remembered for their generosity to Belvoir.

These people and foundations supported the redevelopment of Belvoir Street Theatre and purchase of our warehouse.
Andrew & Cathy Cameron (refurbishment of theatre & warehouse)
Russell Crowe (purchase of warehouse)
The Gonski Foundation & The Nelson Meers Foundation (Gonski Meers Foyer)
Andrew & Wendy Hamlin (Brenna’s office)
Hal Herron (The Hal Bar)
Geoffrey Rush (redevelopment of theatre)
Fred Street AM (Upstairs Dressing Room)

Contact Details

If you would like to make a donation or would like further information about any of our donor programs please contact:

Development team
(02) 8396 6209
[email protected]