Our Earliest Donors

The International African American Museum has an incredible history of support from many generous individuals and organizations. These contributions ensure the museum’s steady growth and bright future.

 

$100,000+
  • Charleston Harbor Benefactors Society
  • Google Inc.
  • Hank Holliday
$50,000+
  • Meeting & Market Associates LLC
$25,000+
  • Herb Silverman Fund
  • Mae Morris
  • The Clyde and Summer Anderson Foundation
$10,000+
  • CC&T Real Estate
  • Charleston Riverdogs
  • Dick Elliott
  • Maria Mungo
  • Brooke Roberts-Webb
  • Diane Smock and Brad Wyche
  • Paul E. Tinkler
  • Watford Re
$5,000+
  • Elizabeth Cahill
  • Charleston Jewish Federation
  • Coastal Community Foundation
  • Davis Family Foundation, Inc.
  • Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP
  • Fidelity Charitable
  • Market Pavilion Hotel
  • NonBelief Relief, Inc
  • Robert & Janice McNair Foundation
  • Rockbridge Hotel Development
  • SC State Ports Authority
  • Seacoast Church-Mount Pleasant
  • Howard Sherman
  • Elton B. Stephens
  • Sunshine Foundation
  • Synagogue Emanu-el
  • The Riley Institute at Furman University
  • Tides Foundation
$1,000+
  • Colden Battey
  • David Bauhs
  • Cokie Berony
  • John Chapman
  • Anne S. Close
  • Croghan’s Jewel Box
  • Mitchell Crosby
  • Ruth Williams Cupp
  • Dick and Jennie DeScherer
  • Design Works LLC
  • George Doolittle
  • Durlach Family Holdings LLC
  • Charles Fetherson
  • Joan W. Fox
  • David Garr
  • Grayson Publishing
  • Flynn Harrell
  • Harry Barker, Inc
  • J. M. Holladay
  • Elizabeth Holland
  • Ozey Horton
  • Richard T. Jerue
  • Jimmy Bailey
  • Marcia Jones-Alfaro
  • Phil and Linda Lader
  • William B. Lawrence
  • Cat Lineberry
  • LaVerne Lorick
  • John Luther
  • Christina McKeon
  • NCGS, Inc.
  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLp
  • Northern Trust
  • Alan Nussbaum
  • Owen/McClinton Family Fund
  • Gretchen Penney
  • Permar, Inc.
  • Scott Shanklin and Terry Peterson
  • Charles Powell
  • E. D. Pratt-Thomas
  • Pringle-Read Endowment
  • Propeller Club of the US Port of Chas
  • David Rawle
  • Thomas D. Rogers
  • Jeffrey Rosenblum
  • S W Lyon Charitable Fund
  • Lynda Smith-Harris
  • The Citadel
  • The Merck Foundation
  • Michael Tongour
  • John Van Nuys
  • William Whitney
  • Thomas L. Wilson
  • Thomas Young
$500+
  • Barbara Backer
  • Blue Ridge Electric Coop
  • Charleston Musical Heritage Productions
  • CTA, Inc.
  • Brian Cuddy
  • Gordon Darby
  • Edith P. Deas
  • Nina M. Delfavero
  • Booker T. Edmonds, Jr., Esq.
  • Carol Ervin
  • Graham Eubank
  • Exchange Club of Kiawah-Seabrook Foundation
  • Mollie Fair
  • Betty Farr
  • Kathleen Ferrell
  • Joseph Flummerfelt
  • Ashley Gable
  • Rew Godow
  • Gullah Tours
  • Rita Littles-Scott
  • Marsh and McLennan Companies
  • Robert Mason
  • Susan J. Morrison
  • Brooke Myers
  • James Newsome
  • Helen Rice
  • William Robinson
  • SC Community Loan Fund
  • Sean Sykes
  • The Teresa and Michael Olson Family Fund
  • Elise Wagner
  • Benji Williams
$250+
  • Charles Baker
  • Nancy Barry
  • Bethune Leonard Section of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc.
  • Louisa Blocker
  • O. Vernon Burton
  • Carolyn Cannon
  • Andrew Chandler
  • Belk Daughtridge
  • Amy Goldberg
  • Ken Harrell
  • Francis Johnson
  • John Lumpkin
  • Tish Lynn
  • McShane, Michael & Genette
  • Thomas Murphy
  • Katherine Richardson
  • The Hon. Richard W. Riley
  • James Smith
  • The Regal Reading Ladies Club
  • John Von Lehe
  • Deborah J. Weimer
$100+
  • John Adoboli
  • Anne Alster
  • Beatrice W. Barnwell
  • Sharon A. Bohn
  • Ross Bowker
  • Judith W. Bruce
  • Charleston Day School
  • Charleston Tours & Events
  • Nancy Chiles
  • Circular Congregational Church
  • Laura Crosby
  • Michael F. Daly
  • Bayne Cherami Dean
  • Robert Deans
  • Barbara Derrick
  • Elizabeth A. Dodson
  • Corie H. Erdman
  • Fielding Home for Funerals
  • Sarah Finkelstein
  • George Fletcher
  • David Fortson
  • Elisabeth Frost
  • Richard Gallagher
  • Fielding Gallivan
  • John Gant
  • Judy Girod
  • Charles Goldberg
  • Lonnie Hamilton
  • Lynda S. Harris
  • Sheila E. Henderson
  • David Holden
  • James Hopkins
  • Dawn Horne
  • Eric Johnson
  • Kay Kennerty
  • Marcia Killingsworth
  • John Kirven
  • John Kotz
  • James P. Mckenna
  • Janyce McMenamin
  • Lucinda Mitchell-Gilbert
  • John Mulholland
  • Pete and Nancy Selleck
  • Carl Nelson
  • Elise Nichols
  • Holly Nielsen
  • Norman Nirenblatt
  • Patrick O’Neil
  • O’Neill Revocable Trust
  • Melva A. Owens
  • Hannah Palkovitz
  • Peabody & Associates
  • Charlene Pettiway
  • Joan Poet
  • Betty S. Price
  • Charles Price
  • Jay Robinson
  • Cecelia Rodgers
  • Juanita Sanders
  • Cherry D. Seabrook
  • Rabbi Robert Seigel
  • Gregory Shore
  • State of Inclusion, Inc.
  • Tom Stein
  • Kendra Stewart
  • Leslie Stroud-Romero
  • Catherine Stuart
  • Brian Sturgell
  • George Sullivan
  • J. Elliott Summey
  • Kelly Sumner
  • The Decorators Club, Inc.
  • Kathleen Thompson
  • Thomas E. Thornhill
  • Michael Washington
  • Elemuel Watts
  • Alys Anne Wiedeke
  • Pieter Wiest
  • Nelida Wigfall
  • Bob Williams
  • Baxter Wynn
  • Kimberly Zietlow
  • Mary Zimerle
Under $100
  • Brigitte Anderson
  • Adelaide Andrews
  • Jane Baker
  • Cathy Baker
  • Nandakumar Balwally
  • Steve Bedard
  • Anna Boatwright
  • Janine Borden
  • Chief Karen Brack
  • Thomas Bradley
  • Sara Breibart
  • Anita Brittain
  • John Brugge
  • Laura Cabiness
  • Robert Campbell
  • Frances and Dorothy Cantwell
  • Mildred Ellison Carr
  • Cheryl B. Chapman
  • Lucius L. Cobbs
  • Jayne Coley
  • Rachel Cook
  • Kay Cross
  • Meg Crumpler
  • Mary Denner
  • Charlton deSaussuer
  • Gerinda W. Doctor
  • Zandrina Dunning
  • Jevin S. Eagle
  • Jerry Ebeling
  • Morris Ellison
  • David Fair
  • Judy Farrer
  • Susan S. Fasola
  • Alex Fraser
  • Robin Freeburn
  • Sarah Gainey
  • Judith Goldman
  • Janet Graves
  • Sheila K. Griner
  • Susan T. Harrelson
  • Tiffany Harris
  • Judy Harvey
  • Susan Herdina
  • Anne Herford
  • Ellen Hoppensteadt
  • Diane Hornblas
  • Amy Horwitz
  • Robert and Danielle Hosker
  • Kia Hunter
  • Ellen Hyatt
  • Pamela Inbasekaran
  • Christine Jackson
  • Michele Jacquin
  • Joseph James
  • Patrick Jenkins
  • Frankye Johnson
  • Geona Johnson
  • Tim Keane
  • James B. Kelleher
  • Jillian Krulac
  • Andrea K. Kruuk
  • John Land
  • Joan T. Lapolla
  • Bashirah Mack
  • Robert Majernik
  • Nicholas Mallis
  • Mary D. Manilla
  • Debra Matthews
  • Vonda McCrae
  • Lauren McGinness
  • Kenneth Middleton
  • Michael Milano
  • Mary H. Molony
  • Chad Moore
  • Greg Mullen
  • New Francis Brown United Methodist Women
  • Mozelle Odom
  • Michael O’Shea
  • Sandra J. Page
  • Marianne Patterson
  • Hernan Pena
  • Bonnie Perry
  • Cameron Pollard
  • Deslin M. Price
  • Betty Price
  • Joy Pruitt
  • Thomas Quattlebaum
  • Susan W. Ravenel
  • Vicky Saunders
  • Richard Schreadley
  • Anton Sedalik
  • Sandy Senn
  • Theron Snype
  • Gladys Spongberg
  • Dana Spurr
  • Evelyn J. Squires
  • Dianna Stern
  • Evette G. Stroud
  • Mindy Sturm
  • Mary Ann Sullivan
  • Billie Sumner
  • Dean Swanson
  • Isabelle A. Taylor
  • Laurie Thompson
  • Andrew Thornton
  • Trident United Way
  • Barbara Vaughn
  • Eileen P. Walker
  • Eugene Washington
  • Scott Watson
  • Jonathan Waxman
  • Jean Webster
  • Amy Wharton
  • Claire Willett
  • Amy Wilson
  • George Worsham
  • Laurie Yarbrough
  • Mary N. Ziegler
  • Stephanie Zweben