Ways to Give

Your Gift Strengthens Torrance Schools

Help us make Torrance Education Even Better

Every child deserves the best public education possible. When you support Torrance Education Foundation, your investment ensures that all students have well-rounded educational experiences that successfully position them for their future.

In the 2018-2019 Academic Year, Torrance Education Foundation celebrates its Silver Anniversary and 25 years of Giving to Torrance students, teachers and schools.

Please join us, and help 23,500 Torrance students to learn, grow, thrive and succeed!

We are proud to acknowledge the donors whose membership in Torrance Education Foundation helps us serve ALL Torrance students.

SUPERINTENDENT’S CIRCLE – $1,000-$4,999

Patricia and Frederick Deninger
Susan Swinburne and Chuck Duquette
Teresa* and Patrick Furey

Claire and Joel Greenwald
Kati and Paul Krumpe
Betty* and Ted Lieu
Crystal and Roderick MacDonell
Denise and Bruce Mandel

Nancy and Pete* Mladina
Jeanne* and Kevin* O’Brien, Edge Accountancy
Mustafa Ahmed Saraj
Camilla* and Gary Seferian

PRINCIPAL’S CIRCLE – $500-$999

Maureen and Christopher Charan
Dana Cortez*
David Eguchi
Susan* and Blair Gibson

Mary Hoffman* and Bob Habel
Maggie and Chad* Mabery
Heidi Maerker, Torrance Tribune
Kristin and Mark Matsuda

Carrie McMahon
Ann Jeongeunsook and Sungill Park
Annie Vest

SILVER CHAMPIONS OF EDUCATION – $250-$499

Anonymous
Donna Belitz*
Tera and Scott Black
Carolyn Jaronowski and Tom Brewer
Stephen Carroll
Steve Saito and Ramona Chang
Robin Taub Comer*
Karrie and Matthew Dooley

Stuart and Amy Fields
Chris Getchius*
Gina and James Hallman
Carol Johnston-LaRue and Timothy LaRue
Diane and Shant Megerdichian
Gloria and David Mikelson
Emi* and Myles Morimoto

Kathleen and Jack Peterson
Maura and Mark Rampolla
Julianne and Jeffrey Simon
Carolyn J. Snyder*
Janine and Eric Van Poppelen
Sharon and Michael Witzansky
Stan Wong
Lan* and Ted Yokota

CHAMPIONS OF EDUCATION – $100-249

Anonymous (4)
The Walt Disney Company
Nancy and Alan Adachi
Kyla and James Adams
Connie Yu Allen
Natalie and Ryan Arbogast
Kathleen and Randy Avakian
Juliet Babros
Gertrude and Gary Brown
Marisela Camberos-Hinds
Jeana and Yunsuk Choi
Allison and Josh Cohen
Nancy and Robert Cox
Anita Kreide and Jeffrey Dayton
Darlene and Paul Foley
Suzanne and Jon French
Alejandro Garcia
Melchora Uyeke and Benjamin Gayatin
Marcia and Carl Gehrt
Jim Specht and Mary K. Giordano
Tim Goodrich
David Graibe
Karen Greenberg and David Henseler
Julie T. Hast
Vicki Hath
Leslie Hightower

Guilin Hu
Cheryl Ichikawa
Stephanie and Kevin Ishioka
Paul Michael Jordan
Carolyn Jurgelewicz
Rosa Chen and E Don Kim
Ellen and Robert Kircher
Irma and Robert Knight
Lynda L. Kraemer
Teri and Gary Kuwahara
Eun Sook and Dae J. Lee
Margaret and James Leight
Milton H. Louie
John Macek
Jiji and Gil Mara
Dave E. Matthias
Michele McCarthy
Catherine and Donald McFarlane
William McKaig
Eric Mikkelson
Marilyn L. and Frank B. Miles
Irena and Joseph Molchan
Mary and Gary Moore
Daniel T Mounchea
Kenneth Nakakura
Scott Nakasuji
Martha and David Needelman
Shari and Kenneth Nishi
Darcy Ogata

Tammy and Mitchell Ogi
Noreen and Nathan Oishi
Tania Orendain
Kimberly and Dirk Overturf
Katie and Michael Pandolfo
Elizabeth Ann and Fred Peitzman
Scott E. Perry
Trang Pham
Bindu Pillai
Amy J Prout
Ruth and Irving Pua-Mancao
Gail R. and Ray S. Roulette
Donald Scruggs
Jennifer and Jeffery Seiler
Sarah Rose Steinberg
Leon E. Taylor
Panit Taylor
Stephanie Tran
Michelle L Vanlerberghe
Anne Vitug
Jan Vogel, SBWIB
Randy Wade
Todd Macon Walden
Rebecca and Joseph Ward
Jacqueline Whited
Nichelle and John Wileman
Melissa and Garrett Wright
Michelle and Phil Yapelli

FRIENDS OF EDUCATION – $50-99

Anonymous (2)
Tove and Simon Aaronson
Kristine M and Robert V Adams
Chatdao and Tristin Ahinghaga
Cheryl and Masami Tachiyama
Jason Ahn
Sandra and Tim Ammentorp
Amy Argento
Izumi and Yoshiyuki Asami
Heidi and Dan Ashcraft
Andrea and Peter Ballas
Luisa and Mateo Basilio
Chetna and Rishi Bhushan
Mihoko and Mathew Brown
Katherine Penado and John Carandang
Lindsay and Ehren Carl
Heather Catallo
Kristine Che
Clariana and Fabio Desousa
Z and Michael Dewart
Deanna and Brian Diederich
Jennifer and Nicanor Enage
Laura and Alan Erdman
Nagi Farge
Denise Fiedler
Fergus Fionnbhar
Sheri Garcia
Leo Godel
Jean and Jim Harder
Andy Herrera
Mary Higuchi
Wensen Ho
Bill Hobbs
Amy S. Jackson

Isabel Balboa and Ken Johnston
Karen Kaji
Shannon and Craig Kakuda
Selilah and Joshua Kalev
Shivaprakash Kallasarpe
Marsha M. and John C. Kelly
Maxim Lainer
Esther O. Lee
Joseph Lee
Keith G. Lee
Seung Jin Lee
Pat and Dave Lewis
Meng-Yi and Tzu Huang Lin
Melissa and Tyler Lumaco
Cheryl Marks
Gloria Mason
Kristin and Mark Matsuda
Jake McCarthy-Ortega
B. McIntyre, M.D., Ph.D.
Chris and Paul McRae
Gloria and James Miller
Kenneth M. Miller
Kathy and Kirk Miya
Marc-Mitchell Miyashiro
Traci and Mark Muramoto
Dorie Murrey
Sophia Neri
Carin and Kenneth Nishihara
Alan Noda
Chidung Ong
Mary Ellen and Stephen Osborne
Youngwoo Park
Dana Parker

Mahender Pochaboina
Kristen Resnick
Shawna and Duane Rogers
Karen Wright and Edmund Rose
Rubina and Jared Ryono
Carmelita Samuel
Donna Tateishi and Glenn Sanada
Meredith Caliman and Daniel Sanchez
Toni and Dave Sargent
Lucia and Hector Servellon
Sherry and Kevin Seville
Mari W. and Stanley C. Shirai
Lorianna and Adam Silverman
Sandy and Dan Skora
Deborah and Ken Slater
Marina Soliman
Kenneth Solotis-Nwankwo
Janet and Michael Soohoo
Diana Sprouse-Holden and Mark Holden
David Starr, O.D.
Sabrina Steele
Noelle and J.D. Stubbs
Erin Suyehara
Yoshiko and Gregory Tamura
Juliana Tansiueng
Van-Ahn Tran
Dipti Uppal
Antony Varghese
Shalja Vasudeva
Zelinda Welch
Ning Yang

SILVER SUPPORTER – $25-49

Zhongqiang An
Brian and Sandi Arthur
Stephanie Bragg-Meseraull
Laura Burnett
Karyn Lange Campbell and Brian Campbell
Truc Do
Mahaboob K. Durrani

Laura and Alan Erdman
Michelle and John Hackett
Jenifer King
Samantha Krasne
Mahesh Kumara
Jessica Orozco
Linda and David Ortega
David Parker

Alma and Hector Perez
Andrijana Politeo
Diane and Ron Spellman
Alvin Tamanaha
Claudia E Villegas-Avalos
Eva La Vonne Wuertz
Grace and Keith Yamashiro
Dora and Ken Yuge

DONOR – $1-24

Anonymous (3)
Rauf Ahmed
Kristin Barrows
George L Burgos
Tom Caracash
Aoumoow Changthong
Vasuta Changthong
Sylvia Ghieuw
Suzanna Greguska
Lucia Guardado

Padam Gurung
Krista and David Hart
Stephanie and Kenn Higa
Rudolph Lewis Iannucci
Brigitte and Todd Jameson
Nina Johnson
Maria and Argyrios Karimalis
Shella E. Leahy
Asuncion Meza

Yukiko Natori
Yuko and Steve Potter
Nivedita and Vinod Ralhan
Kathleen and Ryan Stewart
Shanmugha Sundaram
Nicole Tatikian
Xuanduyen Thi Le
Isabel Villena
Landon Williams

* Member of the TEF Board of Directors

List current as of July 31, 2018.  We appreciate being notified of errors or omissions. Please email us at Admin@TorranceEducationFoundation.org.

To give by mail, download our Gift Form here.

Torrance Education Foundation
P.O. Box 1397
Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 320-7232
info@TEF4Kids.org