Our Investors

Community Member Investors

We are grateful to generous Torrance donors and families for their support during our recent 25th anniversary celebration.

Donor Levels

Superintendent’s Platinum Patron
$25,000
Superintendent’s Gold Patron
$10,000
Superintendent’s Silver Patron
$5,000
Superintendent’s Circle
$1,000
Principals’ Circle
$500
Silver Champion of Education
$250
Champion of Education
$100
Friend of Education
$50
Supporter of Education
$25

SUPERINTENDENT’S SILVER PATRON

Carole and Gary Drevno

Selena Hira-Toth and Steve Toth

SUPERINTENDENT’S CIRCLE

Anonymous
Dooley Family
Susan Swinburne and Chuck Duquette
Cristina and Paco Flores
Terry*  and Pat Furey

Claire and Joel Greenwald
Betty and Ted Lieu*
Crystal and Roderick MacDonell
Denise and Bruce Mandel
Nancy and Peter* Mladina

Jeanne* and Kevin* O’Brien
Camilla* and Gary Seferian
Robert Virtue
Belen and Richard Williams

PRINCIPAL’S CIRCLE

Patricia and Frederick Deninger
David Eguchi
Susan* and Blair Gibson
Mary Hoffman* and Bob Habel
Rick Johnson

Kiwanis Club of Torrance
Kati and Paul Krumpe
Maggie and Chad* Mabery
Carrie and Jeff McMahon
Huynh Tang and Huy Ngo

Katie* and Michael Pandolfo
Maura and Mark Rampolla
Mustafa Ahmed Saraj
Rob Van Lingen
Rosalie and John Wider

SILVER CHAMPIONS OF EDUCATION

Anonymous
Jim and Kyla Adams
Kathleen and Randy Avakian
Linda and Gene Barnett
Donna Belitz*
Tera and Scott Black
Stephen Carroll
Ramona Chang and Steve Saito
Lori Mizuguchi Chambers
Martha* and Barry Deutsch
Mebane Faber
Chris Getchius*

Gina and James Hallman
John Paul Joseph
Ellen Kircher
Jaehoon Lee
Lorena Lopez
Patti and Bill McKaig
Diane and Shant Megerdichian
Emi Munekata Morimoto* and Myles Morimoto
Hiep Quang Nguyen
Janice Plank
Gail and Ray Roulette

Jill and Asam* Sheikh
Julianne and Jeffrey Simon
Carolyn J. Snyder*
Julie and Michael Soderberg
Terri and Brian* Sunshine
Shiela and Mark Tsujimoto
Kathleen and Scott White
Mike Wilson
Sharon and Michael Witzansky
Kathleen J. and John S. Peterson
Rachael*, Aaron, Owen and Liam Steven

CHAMPIONS OF EDUCATION

Anonymous (5)
Laurie Abbott
Jacqueline and James Ecklund
Nancy and Alan Adachi
John Amerhom
Sumi and Bruce Arnheim
Dorothy and Becky Asato
Heidi and Dan Ashcraft
Lauren and Joshua Braceros
Byard Family
David Callaway
Heather Catallo
Cheri and Jim Childers
Yoon Jeong Choi
HoHoon Chong
Karen Conklin
Ann and Victor Cooper
Robin Taub Comer*
Nancy and Robert Cox
Charles Davies in memory of Nancy Jacobsmeyer
Miguel A. Felix
Stuart and Amy Fields
Darlene and Paul Foley
Sandra and William Franchini
Tak and P.T. Fujii
Melchora Uyeke and Benjamin Gayatin
Marcia and Carl Gehrt

Jennfier and Jeremy Gerson
Evan Harmon
Betty and David Heenan
Karen Greenberg and David Henseler
Linnea Hess in memory of Dee Hardison
Farhad and Noorjahan Hooda
John Joseph
Moon Hyeon Kim in honor of Torrance Team Acadec
Rosa Chen and E. Don Kim
Seunghee Choi Kim
Elizabeth and Steve Kitsios
Francis G., Knipe
Lori Koh
Lynda L. Kraemer
Patricia Kromka
Teri and Gary Kuwahara
Carol Johnston-LaRue and Timothy LaRue
Patrice Lefevre
Milton H. Louie
Jiji and Gil Mara
Catherine McFarlane
Gloria and David Mikelson
Marilyn L. and Frank B. Miles
Jennifer and Rob Mindess
Marc-Mitchell Miyashiro
Mary Moore
Traci and Mark Muramoto

Kenneth Nakakura
Shari and Kenneth Nishi
Bill Oberholzer
Darcy and Scott Ogata
Joseph Ozaki
Ann and Fred Peitzman
Bindu Pillai
Terry Ragins
Mary and Cameron Roberts
Scarlet Brigade Band Boosters
Chris and Marion Schugt
Judy and Steven Schulz
Jennifer and Jeffery Seiler
Angela Sheldon
Sandy and Dan Skora
Jim Specht and Mary Giordano
Flo and Frank Stapleton
Cristina Stephany
Kathy and Tim Stowe
Deena and Michael Swidler
Leon E. Taylor
Randy Wade
Jacqueline Whited
Nichelle and John Wileman
Melissa and Garrett Wright
Melissa Zarb

FRIENDS OF EDUCATION

Anonymous (7)
Jason Ahn
Sandra and Tim Ammentorp
Rahamatu Aryeetey
Elizabeth Birjandi
Mihoko and Mathew Brown
Kelli Cardona
Leon Chiu
Huong Pham and Phuong Dang
Anita Kreide and Jeffrey Dayton
Jeannette Liu-Deza and Leo Deza
Deanna and Brian Diederich
Jodi and Patrick Donahue
Nagi Farge
Kathy Fruth
Anonymous
Leo Godel
Sorah and James Han
Lowell Hardison
Dr. Vicki Hath
Betty and George Hayakawa
H. Mary Higuchi
Debbie Delgado Holzbauer
Martin Hoover

Keiko Ikeda
Bonnie Inskeep
Stephanie and Kevin Ishioka
Sally Jackson
Jamie and Ralph Jimenez
Karen M Kaji
Paige Keating
Marsha M. and John C. Kelly
Kyung Jin Kim
Jenifer King
Midori and Neil Kubota
Keith G. Lee
Pat and Dave Lewis
Darby Lee Terry-Magnus and Tim Magnus
H. B. McIntyre, M.D., Ph.D.
Tony and Tracy Mullikin
Kelly Muniz
Aiko and Mike Nakamatsu
Carin and Kenneth Nishihara
Senri Ogawa
Dana Parker
Rushi and Nikiben Patel
S.E. Perry

Idalina Pestana
Andrijana Politeo
Lois and Ronald Radcliffe
Gerald Ronan
Missy and Ronald Rubinoff
Donna Tateishi Sanada and Glenn Sanada
Candice and Craig Davis
Catherine Sehgal
Mari W. and Stanley C. Shirai
Anonymous
Heidi and Jim Stephens
Noelle and J.D. Stubbs
Cheryl and Masami Tachiyama
Juliana Tansiueng
Maria Urias
Dimthianngaih Rosemary Valte
Sandy VandenBerge
Michelle L Vanlerberghe
Amanda and Jason Vavao
Nancy Vitug
Alida Wells
Stan Wong
Grace and Keith Yamashiro

SUPPORTERS OF EDUCATION

Anonymous (5)
Chisako and Jim Adair
Brent Andersen
Abhishek Argawal
Jill Ashley
Leslie and Irvin Balin
Lynn Bedrosian
Julia Blake
Stephanie and Daniel Meseraull
Tam Bui
Lauren and Matthew Butt
Katherine Castleberry
Wendy and Peter Chang
Man Hung Andrew Chin
Theresa Choate
Jeanne Coe
Susan and Brian Connett
Tandie Dalziel
Laura and Alan Erdman
Christy Evans
Kan Fukuta
Adriane Graham-Lacy
Ruth and Carleton Green
Lucia Guardado
Roz Guerrero
Michelle and John Hackett
Alexander Hast
Julie T. Hast

Baby Herrera
Diana Sprouse-Holden and Mark Holden
Barbara Hughes
Brigitte and Todd Jameson
Mia Johnson
Tomohiro Kagami and Kylie Song
Kenneth and Joanne Kato
Patricia Kennedy
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Juliette and Dennis Larue
Han Lee
Joseph Lee
Lina and Thomas Lee
Cheryl and Anthony Marks
Gloria Mason
Gloria and James Miller
Kathy and Kirk Miya
Sue and Bill Moylan
Visanth Viswanathan Nair
Melinda Newell
Worawan Praphasuk
Jeffrey S. Renzi
Cheryle Maano and Karl Von Requejo
Kristen Resnick
Gina and Conor Roche
Paula and Eric Rodas
Mylene and Nome Rodrigo
Shawna and Duane Rogers

Amanda R. Salinas
Rishi Sandesh
Kristin Erica Sewell
Mildred and Glenn Shimizu
Jill and Alan Shozi
Glenda Simpson
Deborah and Ken Slater
Diane and Ron Spellman
Varaprasad Srirambhatla
Ronald Stroud
Shanmugha Sundaram
Erin Suyehara
Shiva Tadakamalla
Ellaine Tefft
Emily London and Jon Tokeshi
May and George Toya
Josephine Villena
Huiyuan Wang
Janet Wasserman
Zelinda Welch
Noreen Wenjen
Julie Williams
Eva La Vonne Wuertz
Debbie and Harry Yamada
Jeffrey and Joyce Yamashiro
Tiffany Young
Kenneth T. Yuge

DONOR

Anonymous
Sarah Allen
Kristin Barrows
Sheila Baugh
Priscila A Charkou

Suzanna Greguska
Aida Haidar
Yurika Jamison
Rayyan Khine

Ruby Arnel Montefalcon
Isabel Villena
Andrew Wang
Michelle Zhang

and hundreds more not listed here – THANK YOU from Torrance Education Foundation!

* Member of the TEF Board of Directors

List current as of July 31, 2019. We appreciate being notified of errors or omissions. Please email us at Admin@TEF4kids.org.

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