Corporate Council of a Thousand

In recognition of the outstanding support afforded the Symphony by the business community, we proudly present the Corporate Council of a Thousand. Many thanks to these companies and foundations for their gifts to the Symphony's Annual Fund Campaign.

Major Sponsors - $25,000 or more

Amway Corporation
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Fifth Third Bank
Fox Motors Group
Herman Miller Cares

Howard Miller Company
Michigan Council of Arts and Cultural Affairs
Old National Bank

SpartanNash, Inc.
Steelcase Foundation
Warner Norcross + Judd
Wolverine Worldwide

Sponsors - $10,000 to $24,999

American House
Carter Products
Crowe LLP
Dematic Corporation
Grand Rapids Kent County Convention/Arena Authority & SMG Management
Greenleaf Trust
Greenville Area Community Foundation     

Ferris State University & Kendall College of Art and Design
Holland Home
Jack Dykstra Excavating
Legacy Trust
Mary Free Bed Guild
Mayflower Congregational Church
National Endowment for the Arts

Pinnacle Construction Group, Inc.
PNC Bank
Spectrum Health
Varnum LLP
Vibration Research
Zhang Financial


Guarantors - $5,000 to $9,999

Anonymous - 1
Aquinas College
Bell's Brewery
Calvin College
Chemical Bank
Comerica Bank
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Fusion Financial Group
Gerald R. Ford Airport
Grand Rapids Youth Symphony

Grand Valley State University
Gun Lake Casino
JSJ Corporation
Kennari Consulting
Lacks Enterprises
Mercy Health 
Miller Johnson
Norris, Perne & French LLP
Porter Hills
Price, Heneveld, Cooper, DeWitt & Litton
RoMan Manufacturing, Inc.

Stafford Media
TerryTown RV Superstore
The Grand Rapids Art Museum

Vredevoogd Heating and Cooling
United Bank of Michigan
Universal Forest Products, Inc.
Wells Fargo
Witness Inspection

Benefactors - $3,500 to $4,999

Applied Imaging
Clark Hill PLC
Eastern Floral

Ellis Parking Co.
Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Rehmann Group

President's Club - $1,000 to $3,499

Arbor Circle
Bata Plastics, Inc.
Ernst & Young LLP
Ferris Coffee & Nut
Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber
Ford Motor Company | Ford Fund
Fountain Street Church
GE Foundation
GR Outdoor
Grand Rapids Community College

Grand Rapids First
Grand Wealth Management
Greater Grand Rapids Chapter of JJOA
Heart of West Michigan United Way
Herman Miller, Inc.
HR Collaborative
IATSE Local 26
Inclusive Performance Strategies
League of American Orchestras
Mercantile Bank of Michigan


Praise Place Multipurpose Ministry Center LLC
Pridgeon & Clay Inc.
SoundOff Signal
Stones Church
Tony Betten Family Foundation
University Club of Grand Rapids

Conductor's Club - $600 to $999

Baxter Community Center
Betten Imports
Experience Grand Rapids
S.A. Morman & Co. 


Principal's Club - $350 to $599

Cherry Health
Garan Lucow Miller, P.C.

Holland Litho Printing
Pfizer Foundation
State Farm Companies Foundation

Patron - $150 to $349
Berner Company
Commerce Bank
Cornerstone University
Grand Rapids Symphony Chorus
West Michigan Consolidators


Corporate and Foundation Gifts

The Grand Rapids Symphony extends its sincere appreciation to the following corporations and foundations for their sponsorship of Symphony programs and projects.

Contributed Goods & Services
American Seating Company
Applause Banquets & Catering
Black Swamp Percussion, LLC
Boulder Creek Country Club
Steve Brook
Cannonsburg Ski Area
Canteen Services, Inc.
Celebration Cinemas
Cherry Valley Greenhouse
Clinton Realty Companies
Corporate Sound
Corriveau Photography
Country Dairy
Crescent Street Floral
DeJonge Studio
Delta Air Lines
Diane Carroll Photography
Eastern Floral & Gifts
Ellis Parking Company
Eric Nacke
Eric Tanner
Fence Consultants
FUN Services
Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
Grand Rapids Community College
Grand Rapids-Kent County Convention\Arena Authority & SMG Management
Grand Rapids Press
Grand Rapids Public Schools
GR Outdoor
Hammel Music
Hoffman Jewelers
Holland Litho Printing
Integrity Business Solutions
Juhas & Sullivan
Justice & Monroe Advertising
Kentwood Rental
Keyboard World
Lambert Edwards & Associates
Macintosh Services
Marge's Donut Den
Martha's Vineyard
Meyer Music
Michigan Apples
Midlife Crisis
Miller Johnson
Northview Public Schools
Perrigo Printing
Preusser Jewelers
Quantum Leap Communications

Rapid Development Group
River City Studios
Schuil Coffee
Schuler Books & Music
Signs Now
Steelcase Inc.
Stevens Advertising
Storytelling Pictures
TEKA-Information Architects
TerryTown RV
Trident Pyrotechnics
University Club of Grand Rapids
Warner Norcross & Judd
West Michigan Piano
Westfield Organ
WXMI Fox 17
Yamaha Corporation of America Band & Orchestral Division

Matching Gift Companies
Altria Group, Inc.
Amway Corporation
AXA Foundation
Bank of America Foundation, Inc.
Capital Group
Caterpillar Foundation
Chevron Humankind
Coscto Foundation
Consumers Energy
Eaton Corporation
Exxon Mobil
Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Frey Foundation
GE Foundation

Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Houghton Mifflin
IBM Corporation
Johnson Controls
Merrill Lynch
Paramount Communications Federation
Pepsi Co Foundation
Pfizer Foundation
Philip Morris Co., Inc.
PNC Foundation
Reader's Digest
Rockwell Automation
SPX Foundation
Square D Foundation
St. Paul Travelers Foundation

Steelcase Foundation
Sun Life of Canada
The Arthur J. Gallagher Foundation
The Harry A. & Margaret D. Towsley Foundation
The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation
UBS Financial Services
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Wolverine Worldwide Foundation
WW Grainger