First Lady Michelle Obama
Honorary Board Chair
First Lady of the United States
Donna Brace Ogilvie
Distinguished Board Chair
Ellen Stafford-Sigg
Board Chair
Principal
Deloitte Consulting LLP
Melanie Gray
Board Vice-Chair
Partner
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Kathy Buckman Gibson
Board Treasurer
Chairman
Bulab Holdings, Inc.
Susie A. Buffett
Board Secretary
Chair
The Sherwood Foundation
Judy Vredenburgh
President and CEO
Girls Inc.
Robin Klehr Avia
Chair of the Board
Regional Managing Principal
Gensler
Dorie Guess Behrstock
Region II
Volunteer Representative
Independent Economist
Tony Bucci
Chairman & CEO
MARC USA
Joyce Chang
Managing Director & Global Head of Fixed Income Research
JP Morgan Chase
Susan Chapman-Hughes
Senior VP Global Real Estate and Workplace Enablement
American Express Company
Carol S. Duncan
Region III Professional Representative
Executive Director
Girls Inc. of Greater Lowell
Michael L. Dweck
Managing Director
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Lori Dickerson Fouché
President & COO
Prudential Financial
Ellen Goldsmith-Vein
CEO
The Gotham Group
Bridgette P. Heller
Executive VP & President
Consumer Care
Merck & Co., Inc.
Saniah M. Johnson
Region III Volunteer
Representative
Vice President Strategic Analysis
Delaware Investments
Barbara Landes
CFO, Treasurer & SVP of Corporate Services
Public Broadcasting Service
Gay Lane
Principal
Chief Operating Officer
Douglas C. Lane & Associates, Inc.
Stephanie Malone
Regional IV Professional
Representative
Executive Director
Girls Inc. of Huntsville
Lori Palmer
Region II Professional
Representative
President & CEO
Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas
Susan F. Pollack, Esq.
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost,
Colt & Mosle LLP
Shaun Robinson
Author, Exactly As I Am, Weekend
Co-Anchor & Correspondent
“Access Hollywood”
Deborah P. Rubin, Psy. D.
Senior Partner
RHR International LLP
Cheryl Saban, Ph. D.
Founder
Cheryl Saban’s Self Worth
Foundation for Women & Girls
Robin Schwartz
President TV
Brillstein Entertainment Partners
Kim M. Sharan
President – Financial Planning,
Wealth Strategies & Chief
Marketing Officer
Ameriprise Financial Inc.
Lucy Sorrentini
Principal
Talent Development and Diversity
Booz Allen Hamilton
Sonya H. Soutus
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Communications
The Coca-Cola Company
Coca-Cola North America Group
Mary Wagner, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Research & Development/Quality & Regulatory/Concept Innovation
Starbucks Coffee Company
Maureen Waters
Executive Vice President,
Brokerage Services
Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
Roberta Wilhelm
Region I Professional Representative
Executive Director
Girls Inc. of Omaha
  • April 1, 2012 – March 31, 2013
  • Visionary
  • ($1,000,000 and above)
  • The Goizueta Foundation
  • ING Foundation
  • jcpenney
  • Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
  • The Sherwood Foundation
  • Pacesetter
  • ($100,000-$999,999)
  • Anonymous (2)
  • AT&T Foundation
  • Cheryl Saban's Self Worth Foundation for Women & Girls
  • The Coca-Cola Foundation
  • Dove
  • Lilly Endowment
  • Lucile Miller Wright Trust
  • The Merck Company Foundation
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • National Grid
  • New York Life Foundation
  • Pearl by Georgina Chapman
  • Sam’s Club Giving Program
  • Estate of Jean Ellen duPont Shehan
  • Tupperware Brands Foundation
  • The UPS Foundation
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation
  • Vanguard
  • ($40,000-$99,999)
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • Colgate Palmolive
  • Michael L. Dweck
  • Goldman Sachs Gives
  • Melanie Gray & Mark Wawro
  • The Hearst Foundation
  • Merck & Co., Inc.
  • MetLife Foundation
  • Luminary
  • ($25,000 - $39,999)
  • ADP
  • Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
  • Anonymous
  • AT&T
  • BBDO
  • Mary Byron
  • Megan Chernin and the LA Fund for PE
  • Comerica Wealth & Institutional Management
  • Condé Nast
  • Douglas C. Lane & Associates, Inc.
  • Fulbright & Jaworski, L.L.P.
  • Kathy Buckman Gibson
  • Bridgette & Eliot Heller
  • Los Angeles Fund for Public Education
  • Macy's and Bloomingdale's
  • Mars Chocolate North America
  • Julie Overbeck
  • The Saban Charitable Support Fund
  • SRI International
  • Ellen Stafford-Sigg
  • Stella & Dot Foundation
  • Champion
  • ($10,000 - $24,999)
  • Akil Productions
  • American Express
  • Benjamin F. Edwards & Company
  • CBRE, Inc.
  • CBS
  • Joyce Chang & David Robbins
  • Catherine Coughlin
  • Deloitte
  • Disney/ABC Television Group
  • DreamWorks Animation
  • The Durst Organization
  • Fake Empire
  • Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund
  • Fireman's Fund Insurance Company
  • Lori Dickerson Fouché
  • Gensler
  • Julie Greiner
  • Cindy & Alan Horn
  • Estate of Mary Lynn Isler
  • The JP Morgan Chase Foundation
  • Knoll
  • Gay Lane
  • Lane Office, DIRTT and Knoll
  • Jane A. Lehman and Alan G. Lehman Foundation
  • The Isabelle L. Makepeace Trust
  • MARC
  • NBC Entertainment
  • Nelson Family Foundation
  • New York Life Insurance Company
  • Nickelodeon
  • Pfizer Inc.
  • Susan & Daniel Pollack
  • Shaun Robinson
  • Joyce M. Roché
  • Nancy Seaman
  • Shanahan Family Foundation, Inc.
  • United HealthCare
  • VISA U.S.A., Inc.
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • Advocate
  • ($5,000 - $9,999)
  • A&E Networks/Lifetime
  • Linda, Max & Alexandra Addison
  • ADT
  • AFD Contract Furniture / Steelcase
  • Allen & Company LLC
  • American Express – Global Corporate Payments
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Joyce Arad
  • Arenson / Dorma
  • Association for a Better New York (ABNY)
  • Alice Hilseweck Ball
  • Dorie Guess Behrstock
  • Bernhardt Design
  • Big Apple Car Inc.
  • Bloomsburg Carpet Industries
  • Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.
  • Hon. Lili Bosse
  • Gunther & Jill Bright
  • Frank Burnes
  • Chernin Entertainment
  • Kelly Collamore
  • Creative Artists Agency
  • Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
  • Empire Office, Inc.
  • Eurotech Construction
  • EvensonBest
  • Fleishman-Hillard Inc.
  • Gap International, Inc.
  • Gersh
  • Coy Gibbs
  • The Gotham Group
  • The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
  • Icon Interiors, Inc.
  • Initiative / Orion / R/GA
  • Joe Gibbs Racing
  • The Jean B. & E.T. Juday Gift Fund
  • JustGive.org
  • Tracy Katsky & Linwood Boomer
  • John J. Lauto
  • Macy's Foundation
  • Magical Elves
  • Mars Foundation
  • Katie McGrath & J.J. Abrams
  • McKinsey & Company
  • McKuin, Frankel Whitehead LLP
  • Meadows Office Furniture Co.
  • MEC
  • Miller Blaker
  • NFL
  • Heather Johnston Nicholson, Ph.D.
  • Paramount
  • Janet Levy Rivkin
  • The Rudin Foundation Inc.
  • Peter E. Scialla
  • Kim M. Sharan
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • The Harry and Florence Sloan Foundation
  • Jennifer Stallone
  • Structure Tone Inc.
  • Syska Hennessy Group, Inc.
  • Lisa Tung & Spencer Glendon
  • Turner Interiors
  • United Talent Agency
  • Judy Vredenburgh
  • Warner Bros. Television
  • WME
  • Ally
  • ($2,500 - $4,999)
  • Robin Klehr Avia
  • BDO USA, LLP
  • Loretta V. Cangialosi
  • Susan Chapman-Hughes
  • Columbia Management
  • The Donaldson Organization
  • Kathleen Dore
  • Dreamworks / Amblin
  • Carol S. Duncan
  • Facebook, Inc.
  • Samie Kim Falvey
  • Fox Broadcasting Company
  • Girls Rights Project
  • Grant, Tani, Barash & Altman
  • Veronica Hackett
  • HBO
  • Tami Hoag
  • HRG North America
  • Barbara & Mark Landes
  • The Leibowitz and Greenway Family Charitable Foundation
  • Lesbians for Good of Horizons Foundation
  • Ellen Maw
  • The Milton Meyer, Jr. and Mildred B. Meyer Foundation
  • Northern Trust Bank
  • Lucy Sorrentini
  • Spare the Rock Records LLC
  • Barbra Streisand Foundation, Inc.
  • Tupperware Corporation
  • Janice Savin Williams
  • Women in Cable Telecommunications
  • Supporter
  • ($1,000 - $2,499)
  • Jane Aaron
  • Adco Electrical Corporation
  • Alloy Entertainment
  • Ameriprise Financial Annual Giving Campaign
  • Andrews Kurth LLP
  • Anonymous (2)
  • Roland and Dawn Arnall Foundation
  • Sarah Aubrey
  • Randy Barbato & Fenton Bailey
  • Red Barris
  • Lyndon Barrois
  • Beardwood & Co.
  • BermanBraun
  • Dorothea A. Bernbach
  • Carol & Frank Biondi
  • Blue Planet Training, Inc.
  • Bluegrass Films
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Karen Bowie
  • Jonathan L. Brandt
  • Brunswick Group LLC
  • Tony Bucci
  • Robert Capano
  • Kalyn Chandler
  • Elsa Chessani
  • Conair Corporation
  • Robert A. Cook
  • Caroline Corbin
  • Dan Cutforth
  • The CW
  • Dark Horse Entertainment
  • Christina Davis
  • Margaret Davis
  • Deborah L. DeHaas
  • Del, Shaw, Moonves, Tanaka, Finkelstein & Lezcano
  • Deluxe Entertainment Services and Filmcore Distribution
  • Jodi E. Detjen
  • Patricia A. Driscoll
  • Robert J. Duffy
  • Janice Ellig
  • Eurest
  • Therese Fauerbach
  • Chris Fedak
  • Benjamin Fertig
  • Forbes Media
  • Morad Ghadamian
  • Ramon Gilsanz
  • Gilsanz, Murray, Steficek LLP
  • Girls Inc. of Westchester
  • Sara Goodman
  • James Goodwin
  • Sharon Hall & Scott Parish
  • Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush & Kaller, LLP
  • HDLC Architectural Lighting Design
  • Linda Hefner
  • Fay J. Henry
  • David Hodgson
  • The Hollywood Trainer LLC
  • Susan K. Houchin
  • Huffington Post
  • Judith & Walter Hunt
  • ICP, Inc.
  • Interface
  • J. DeSena & Associates
  • Jeanette Jenkins
  • Saniah Johnson
  • JRM Construction Management LLC
  • Keilhauer
  • Emma Gilbey Keller
  • Tracey Kennedy
  • Nahnatchka Khan
  • Rae M. Krelitz
  • Russell & Marilyn Kuhns
  • Esther S. Lee
  • Stephen Levinson
  • John Liebman
  • Jane Lipsitz
  • Gene Locks
  • Mindy B. Loiselle & Lanny Levenson
  • M2L, Inc.
  • Karen Macfee
  • Suzanna J. Makkos
  • Lisa F. Marchese
  • Jean A. McLaren
  • Sandra McMillan
  • Maria Menounos
  • Marianne M. Mills
  • Regina Montoya
  • Meredith J. Moore
  • Cherrie Nanninga
  • Diane Nelson
  • Network For Good
  • Win & Christie Neuger Family Foundation
  • Newmat Northeast Corp.
  • Martha May Newsom
  • The New York Community Trust
  • The Northern Trust Company
  • Susan M. O’Brien, M.D.
  • Lena Olhovsky
  • Abby & George O'Neill Trust
  • Paradigm
  • Rebecca J. Parsons
  • Carrin Patman
  • Alexandra Patsavas
  • Sally G. Paynter
  • PMK*BNC
  • Katherine Pope
  • LeAnn Priebe
  • Deborah Rennels
  • Caroline R. Richardson & Paul Resnick
  • Robert Derector Associates
  • David Rockefeller
  • Rothman Brecher Kim Literary & Talent Agency
  • Susan Rovner
  • Deborah P. Rubin
  • Katherine Rumbaugh
  • Jennifer Salke
  • Tess Sanchez
  • Stephanie Savage
  • Amita K. Schultes
  • Josh Schwartz
  • Robin J. Schwartz
  • Peter G. Scotese
  • Ronnie & Andrew Segal
  • Cecily C. Selby, Ph.D.
  • Sherland & Farrington, Inc.
  • Showtime Networks, Inc
  • Janice Smith
  • Cio Soler & Maurice Marciano
  • SoSo Happy Art Impressions, Inc.
  • Sovereign Mechanical Corp
  • Celia Stokes
  • Tim Stokes
  • Teknion LLC
  • TisBest Philanthropy
  • Jamie Tisch Foundation
  • Tribeca Enterprises
  • UniWorld Group, INC.
  • Courtenay Valenti
  • Doryn & Ty Wallach
  • Janice L. Warne
  • Julia A. Warren
  • Becky & Bruce Wartell
  • Evy Washburne
  • Maureen Waters
  • WB Wood
  • Marissa C. Wesely
  • Monica M. White, Ph.D.
  • Ann & Mel Woods
  • Peg Yorkin
Girls Inc. gratefully acknowledges
  • Gifts in Honor of:
  • Lucy Aaron
  • Linda Addison
  • Robin Klehr Avia
  • Mary Byron
  • Michael L. Dweck
  • Samie Kim Falvey
  • Julie Greiner
  • Cheryl Saban, Ph.D.
  • Kim M. Sharan
  • Gifts in Memory of:
  • Jane Bradford Gooch
  • Lillian Piper
  • Joan P. Stokes Memorial Fund
  • In-Kind Donations
  • Bright Ideas in Broad Ripple
  • Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, LLP
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • Forbes Inc.
  • jcpenney
  • LightBound
  • MARC USA
  • Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker
  • Savoy Insertions
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Stella & Dot
Our thanks to networks and publications who donated airtime and ad pages for our Public Service Announcements.
  • Matching Gift Organizations
  • American Express Charitable Fund
  • American Express Company Employee Giving Program
  • American International Group, Inc. Matching Gifts
  • Ameriprise Financial Gift Matching Program
  • Ameriprise Financial PAC Match Program
  • ADP
  • Business Wire
  • Casey Charitable Matching Programs
  • Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation
  • GE Foundation
  • Genentech Givingstation
  • Global Impact
  • Goldman, Sachs & Co. Matching Gift Program
  • IBM Corporation Employee Services Center
  • ING
  • The JPMorgan Chase Foundation
  • Macy's Foundation
  • Merck Partnership for Giving
  • The Moody's Foundation
  • New York Life Giving Campaign
  • NICE Employee Matching Gift Program
  • Pfizer Foundation Matching Gift Program
  • Random House
  • Tupperware Brands Corporation
  • U.S. Bancorp Foundation
  • Visa GivingStation
  • VISA U.S.A., Inc.
  • The Walt Disney Company Foundation
Credits
  • Writing
  • Marketing & Communications staff
  • Lead Writer: Cheryl Blowers
  • Development staff
  • Design & Development
  • Design/Muddpuppy
  • Development/DrupalSquad
  • Major photography
  • Alan Perlman Photography
  • Brandon Clark/ABImages
  • Hooten Images
  • John Suchocki/The Republican
  • Video
  • Ed Nammour,
    Nammour Productions
Thank you to our affiliates for sharing their images, videos, and stories, especially Girls Inc. of Westchester County and Girls Inc. of New York City.