Recognizing Donors and Sponsors

The Metropolitan Washington Chapter is honored to receive financial support from corporations, foundations, and individuals.  These gifts and sponsorships are critical components for our scholarship fund, thereby empowering success for ARCS scholars. If you are interested in additional information, please contact us at

The Metro Washington Chapter gratefully acknowledges our donors who share our vision.  Among others, we thank:


Our Donor Partners 

ASCS Metro Washington Chapter gratefully acknowledges our corporate, foundation, and individual donors who share our vision. Donation status is for the period July 2022 – September 15, 2023 and includes employer matching.


Leadership Circle $15,000+ 

Danaher Foundation 

Michelle & Julian Francis 

JCM Foundation 

Mars Foundation 

McNichols Family Foundation 

Sweetser Foundation 

Silvija Strikis & Miguel Browne 


Benefactor Circle $5,000 - $14,999 

Elizabeth Nesbitt & Ken Bourque 

Mrs. William C. Purple, Jr.  

Patricia & Duncan Sparrell 


Ambassador Circle $1,000 - $4,999 

The Hon. Everett & Mrs. Thomasine Alvarez 


Dr. Neela P. Babu 

Mr. & Mrs. Ivan Bekey 

Dr. Christine Berg 

Mr. Leo & Dr. Kristen Bloschock 

Mr. & Mrs. John F. Burns 

William J. Burns Foundation 

Yvonne Y. Chen  

Beth & Jim Czaban 

Mrs. Angela Phillips Diaz 

Mr. & Mrs. John R. Dillon 

Ms. Sarah S. Doverspike 

Mrs. Ronald R. Finkbiner 

Mr. Herschel Goldstein 

Mrs. Julie Hohl 

Dr. Keoki Jackson 

Ms. Joan K. Jordano 

Mrs. Robert C. Laning  

Catherine & Fabrice Langreney 

Gordon & Jocelyn Linke Foundation 

Mrs. Gordon Linke 

Dr. & Mrs. Mark Mykityshyn 

Ms. Sheila Rabaut 

Ms. Carolyn Prince Racich 

Dr. Melissa K. Rhoads-Simpson 

Danielle & Adrian Robinson 

Jeff & Kristen Smith 

Dr. & Mrs. Robert H. Trice 

Anne & Gary Wingo 

Mrs. Paul E. Wright 

Dr. Lubna Zahir 

Friends Circle $500 - $999 

The Buresh Fund 

Mr. & Mrs. Stephen E. Chaudet 

Mr. & Mrs. James K. Coyne III 

Ms. Renee Gethers 

Ms. Sharon Gross 

Dr. Eric W. Justh 

Mrs. Stephen J. Lukasik 

Mr. & Mrs. Phillip Lawson Magley 

Mr. & Mrs. Robert J. Polutchko 

Mrs. Jane Riddle 

Dr. & Mrs. Michael I. Lana Yarymovych