Thank you to our generous Sponsors and donors of all levels.
We are very grateful for the support of our Library Legends, Heroes, Champions, Advocates, Enthusiasts, and Admirers that make this beloved “non-event” possible.


Library Legends ($10,000+)

  • Robbin Steif
  • Donna and Martin J. Wolff

Library Heroes ($5,000-$9,999)

  • John and Louise Bryson
  • Jay Butterfield
  • Maxine and Gene Rosenfeld

Library Champions ($2,500-$4,999)

  • Judith and Thomas L. Beckmen
  • Debra and Norris Bishton
  • Robert Dawson
  • Joanne Freed and Richard C. Mendelson
  • Alice J. Garfield and Daniel Romano
  • Michael K. Lindsey and Wendy Carson
  • Barry and Wendy Meyer Foundation
  • David and Victoria Rogers
  • Laura and Jamie Rosenwald
  • Laura Seigle
  • Mr. Robert Vose Sinnott and Mrs. Rosa Kendall Sinnott
  • Elizabeth Allison Thomas

Library Advocates ($1,000-$2,499)

  • Kelly Anderson
  • Lynn A. Booth
  • Bonnie Brae
  • Teresa Marie Castelli
  • Pamela Clyne
  • Judy and Jerry Felsenthal
  • Aviva Weiner Fontes
  • Gary and Linda Goldfein
  • Nancy and Michael Harahan
  • Jill and Gerben Hoeksma
  • Mabel Wong Hogle
  • Joan H. Hotchkis
  • Ellen Kubo and Allen Kirschenbaum
  • Susan Purcell and Yair Landau
  • Denise McCain-Tharnstrom
  • Marcia Reed and Michael Morrison
  • Merle and Peter Mullin
  • Bob and Debbie Myman
  • Sarah F. Perot
  • Anne Breck Peterson
  • Frederic D. Rosen and Nadine Schiff-Rosen
  • Patty Elias Rosenfeld and Michael Rosenfeld
  • Lisa See and Richard Kendall
  • David and Judy Shore
  • Ruth Simon
  • Eric Sommerfeld and Janet Lin
  • Barbera Hale Thornhill
  • Ethel N. Toki
  • Valerie Vanaman
  • Thomas and Gloria Wilson

Library Enthusiasts ($500-$999)

  • Anonymous
  • Diana Allan
  • Dan and Diana Attias
  • Ronda and Stanley Breitbard
  • Craig and Susan Burger
  • Richard M. Coyle
  • Madeline R. Cripe
  • Tamra Dickerson
  • Paula Ely
  • Attica Locke and Karl Fenske
  • Susan Finkelman
  • Rebecca Graves
  • Jerry and Alison Greenberg
  • Leslee Hackenson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Heaney
  • Ela and Nikhil Jhaveri
  • Rose and Jack Kennedy
  • Susan Morse Lebow
  • Barbara Marshall
  • Kevin Philip and Joshua Miller
  • Li Minot
  • Nancy Mishkin
  • Kent and Megan Mouton
  • Jeanne M. Neville
  • Sandra Peters
  • Anne and Bruce Pomeroy
  • David and Susan Rosenblum
  • Mia Salazar
  • Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger
  • Andrew Schneider
  • Margery D. Simkin
  • Ann and Stephen Snyder
  • Jared Levine and Lucy Stutz
  • David Sonnenblick and Kimberli Kay Walliser

Library Admirers ($250-$499)

  • Anonymous
  • Patti Amstutz
  • Benton-Rao Family
  • Yvonne Bogdanovich
  • Tina Bousquet
  • David and Jackie Brearley
  • Ken Brecher
  • Judith Chirlin
  • Pamela Citron
  • Ellen and Marshall Cole
  • Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas
  • Sandy Dunleavy
  • Cynthia Fields
  • Laura Glass
  • Betty Goldstein
  • Marcy Gross
  • Dean Hansell
  • Kathy Henkel
  • Leticia Hernandez
  • Toni and Marc Hertz
  • Michael and Carolyn Hittleman
  • Cydney Stewart and David Hovda
  • Heather and Evan Jones
  • Carolyn and Charles Knobler
  • Kathy L’Amour
  • Frank Gruber and Janet Levin
  • Meyer & Renee Luskin
  • Nancy Lyon
  • Mrs. Eve Marcus
  • Pamela Markovitz
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen D. McAvoy
  • Ronald Brownstein and Eileen McMenamin
  • Pamela and Mark Mischel
  • Carol M. Mitchell
  • Susan Olson and Glen Olson
  • Sharon Oxborough
  • Carol Pankow
  • Shirley Quan
  • Elizabeth Raposo
  • Nina Rosenfeld
  • Sharon J. Schmidt
  • Sherie Schneider
  • Judith L. Selbst
  • Karen Smits
  • Suzy Stevens
  • Gail Mintz and Ken Suddleson
  • Joseph P. and Carol Z. Sullivan
  • Eric Lax and Karen Sulzberger
  • Elizabeth Swanson
  • Russell C. and Deborah M. Swartz
  • Janis H. Terada
  • James W. and Lois D. Thompson
  • Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Wallace
  • Kevin Walsh
  • Tyree and Lew Wieder
  • Julie Wolfson

Proceeds raised through the 34th Annual Stay Home and Read a Book Ball
will directly support the Los Angeles Public Library’s Cybernauts program.

Cybernauts are trained computer support staff that provide much needed on-demand technological assistance and small group trainings to Library users. Cybernauts work to advance digital equity in Los Angeles by helping individuals and communities develop the critical skills needed for full participation in society, democracy, and the economy.

Visit to donate online, or mail donations to:
The Library Foundation of Los Angeles
630 W 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

The Library Foundation of Los Angeles is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit corporation (tax ID# 95-4368250).

No goods or services are provided in exchange for donations to the Stay Home and Read a Book Ball, and all contributions are fully tax-deductible. Donations for this annual fundraiser are separate from Membership.