Penn State College of Arts and Architecture
Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State

Fund a Center for the Performing Arts Endowment

We recognize and honor those who have established endowments. These leadership gifts support the Center for the Performing Arts and its programs in perpetuity, ensuring a legacy for generations to come.

To learn how you and your family can be permanently associated with the Center for the Performing Arts through an endowment gift or pledge, contact Lindsey Landfried, associate director of arts advancement, at 814-863-1167 or via email.

Endowment Benefactors ($100,000 and more)

  • Nina C. Brown Endowment
  • Timothy J. Carr Endowment for Traditional Music *
  • Sidney and Helen S. Friedman Endowment
  • Robert and Sonia Hufnagel Endowment
  • Honey and Bill Jaffe Endowment for Audience Development
  • Debra Lee Latta and Dr. Stanley E. Latta Endowment
  • McQuaide Blasko Endowment
  • Pieter and Lida Ouwehand Endowment
  • Penn State International Dance Ensemble Endowment


  • Janelle Bessette and Keith Karako Access Program Endowment
  • Lynn Donald Breon Endowment *
  • Ben Bronstein ’61 Program Endowment for Jazz *
  • John L. Brown Jr. and Marlynn Steele Sidehamer Endowment
  • Richard Robert Brown Program Endowment
  • Norma and Ralph Condee Chamber Music Endowment
  • Eisenhower Auditorium Endowment
  • Glenn and Nancy Gamble Endowment
  • Hall-LeKander Endowment
  • Meghan R. Mason Program Endowment
  • William E. McTurk Endowment
  • Dotty and Paul Rigby Classical Music Endowment
  • Gerald B. M. and Sylvia Stein Endowment
  • George Trudeau Endowment for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

* Future pledged endowment