Program and Event Sponsors
The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art gratefully acknowledges the following individuals, companies and foundations for their generous support, which makes possible the many programs and events that enrich the lives of our members, visitors and the community.
Adult Education Programming
►The Toshiba International Foundation provided a generous grant in support of The Ringling’s 2016-2017 program “Confronting Cultural Stereotypes: Focus on Japan”. View the Final Grant Report
►Art and a Movie, ViewPoint Lectures, Conversations are made possible in part through the generosity of the Toshiba International Foundation.
►Adult education programming, including our Viewpoint Lectures, is funded in part by the SunTrust Education Endowment, the Siemer Family Education Endowment, the Lester Bessemer & Mary Tilley Bessemer Endowment, and the Stanley and Gloria Goldman Endowment.
►Collecting Recollections is made possible in part through the generosity of the Linnie E. Dalbeck Memorial Foundation Trust.
Art of Our Time
►Generous support for this initiative has been provided by Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Circle Exhibition Preview and Dinner
►Our Circle Exhibition Preview and Dinner program is generously sponsored by Northern Trust.
Recognition Reception for Circle Members and Art of Performance Sponsors
This reception and New Stages performance is generously sponsored by SunTrust Private Wealth Management.
Hand Fans at The Ringling
►A grant from the Fan Association of North America supported the conservation assessment of The Ringling’s exceptional collection of hand fans.
Improving Paintings Storage at The Ringling
This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, grant number MA-30-16-0182-16.
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Saturday for Educators + Youth and Family Programs
►Saturday for Educators is made possible in part through the generosity of The Koski Family Foundation and the Toshiba International Foundation.
►Funding for ROAR! is made possible in part through the generous support of Linda and Elli Streit.
►Funding for the Artful Families program is provided in part by the John J. Clopine Fund of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County.
The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art Planned Giving Program
►The Museum’s Planned Giving Program and Legacy Luncheon are generously sponsored by U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management.
Wine Walk to Ca' d'Zan