Park Supporters - New Orleans City Park

Park Supporters

Thank you to the community of individuals, foundations, and businesses united by a determination to play a key role in supporting the Conservancy’s mission through the Oak Tree Circle to preserve and improve City Park spaces for recreational, educational, cultural and beautification purposes.

$100,000 AND ABOVE

Greg Keller Foundation
Louisiana First Horizon Foundation
The Helis Foundation°


$50,000 – $99,000

Vivian and Richard Cahn*°
The RosaMary Foundation


$20,000 – $49,999

Coca-Cola United°
Lynne Burkart and Cathy Lacey° 

Garden Study Club of New Orleans°
Marla Garvey
Tania Hahn and Melissa Warren

New Orleans Town Gardeners, Inc.

Shell Oil Company°


$10,000 – $19,999

The Azby Fund°
Jennifer and Timothy Connolly°
Sally Duplantier**°
Gustaf Westfeldt McIlhenny Family Foundation
Louise H. Moffett Family Foundation°  
David B. Workman Fund°


$5,000 – $9,999

J. Patrick Beauchamp°
John and Mary Burke°
Melissa and Mark Conner
Susan and Michael Davis
Rhonda Deen and Christopher Willard°

Joel and Katie Derby°
The Ehrhardt Group
Larry and JoAnn Katz*°

Jay and Sally Lapeyre°
Robert and Madeleine Leithman
Moyse Family Foundation°
David and Susanne Purvis
Liz and Poco Sloss*°
David and Barbara Waller*°
Dale and Guy Williams


$2,500 – $4,999

Bart and Cherise Farris°
Thomas and Janet Favrot°
Richard and Patricia Kirschman°
Luther & Zita Templeman Foundation°
Rick and Lynne McMillan
Kelli and William Reinhardt
Diane and Mark Schleifstein
Shlenker Family Foundation°
Bruce and Jackie Shreves**°
Diane Sustendal Labouisse
David Wahrhaftig
George Weinmann and BeiBei Wang


$1,000 – $2,499

Jenny Adams
Ellen Addison
Ellen and Mac Ball
Michelle and Brian Barkemeyer
Henry Bernstein
Walda Besthoff°
Catherine and William Bishop
The Booth-Bricker Fund°
Bruce and Lizabeth Boulware°
Building Impact
Clark and Lisa Charbonnet°
Matthew Cheney and Sefira Fialkoff
Craig and Sherry Cheramie°
Laura and Philip Claverie**°
Phyllis Lawton Cosentino
Steven and Andree Cosse°
Linda Cross°
Frank and Cappy Culicchia°
Alfred Delaune and Theresa Dugas
Daniel Dreher and Bhavna Mistry
Terry and Lynette Dufrene°
Stephen and Amy Farnsworth°
Nigel Campbell and Laura Finn°
Steve and Ellen Frischhertz°
Melissa P. Gray
Rebecca and Kenneth Grayson
Elinor and Phillip Gregory
Eric and Jan Groh°
Daniel and Klara Hammer
Anne Hazeltine
Keith and Cristyn Hemel
Angela and Lee Henderson°
Susan and Bill Hess**°
Christopher Hevezi and Maria Kanellos°
International Coffee Corporation
Larry Irvin and Charlene Hughes
Rebecca and Andrew Kelly°
Shirley Kirkconnell and Richard Adams
Mary F. Kock°
Marguerite and Jimmy Kock°
David Kurtz°
Laitram, LLC.
Merritt and Elly Lane
Beth and Austin Lavin
Mittie and Bill LeCorgne**°
Dorothea Levenhagen°
Colleen and Michael Lewis
Marie Laveau’s Foundation | Claudio Hemb
Jennifer and Todd Marshall
Paul and Renee Masinter
Edward Mathes and Ann Schmuelling**
Charles and Cammie Mayer°
Metairie Park Country Day School
Louise Obletz
Leslie and Barrett Parker
John Pope°
Pugh-Thompson Family Fund
Lorena Purissimo
Lee and Kathy Randall
Becky Retz and Steve Himelfarb
Elizabeth and Paul Richard
Ana and Michael Riehlmann
Paul and Alexandra Robertson
Josephine Sacabo and Dalt Wonk°
Louise and Clifton Saik°
Charles and Julia Sanders°
Susan and Charles Schadt°
Henry J. Singer
Judy Steele
Mary Ann Sternberg°
The Stratmann Family

Jackie L. Sullivan
Patrick and Lauren Templeman°
Richard Thompson and Evelyn Pugh°
Leigh M. Thorpe°
Patricia Unangst
Thomas and Sarah Usdin°
Janis van Meerveld and Charles Cerise°
Virginia G. Weinmann°
Roger and Gretchen Wheaton°



Listing includes gifts made September 1, 2022 – October 31, 2023 through City Park Conservancy and the Botanical Garden Foundation. 
*City Park Conservancy and City Park Improvement Association Board Member
** Past City Park Improvement Association Board Member
º Oak Tree Circle Capstone Member 

Thank you for keeping us connected to nature and to each other through beautiful, shared experiences.
Karyn K.
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