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Asia Society Texas Center thanks its Patrons for their generous support of programs, operations, and events between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.

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Contributors of $25,000 or more in a twelve-month period.

Sushila and Durga Agrawal
Chinhui Juhn and Edward R. Allen III
Nancy C. Allen
American First National Bank
Ambassador and Mrs. Hushang Ansary
Bank of America
Muffet Blake
The Brown Foundation, Inc.
Leslie and Brad Bucher
Nancy and Robert Robert Carney
Dr. Nancy T. Chang
Anne and Albert Chao
Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao Foundation

Maya Dang
Exxon Mobil Corporation
Houston Endowment Inc.
Susan and Michael Jhin
OOGC America LLC
Isla and Thomas R. Reckling III
Nathalie and Charles Roff
Milton D. Rosenau, Jr. and Dr. Ellen R. Gritz 
Fayez Sarofim
Louisa Stude Sarofim
United Airlines
Wells Fargo Bank

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Contributors of $10,000 to $24,999 in a twelve-month period.


Anchorage Foundation of Texas
Asia Chemical Corporation
Baker Hughes Incorporated
Shaista Khan and Shahzad Bashir
Leeshan and James Birney
BP America, Inc.
Charles Butt
Linda and Willie Chiang
Lester E. Clark
The Clayton Fund
Julie and John P. Cogan
Donna Cole and Robert Berryman
Trammell S. Crow
The Cullen Trust for the Performing Arts
Rania and Jamal Daniel
Eagle Global Advisors
Henrietta and Richard Fore
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation
Kathy and Marty Goossen
Foster LLP
Mikki and David Harvey
Claudia and David Hatcher
Michelle and Hector Herrera
Wendy and Jeffrey Hines
Carrie Horne
Mandy Kao and William Kao

Bonna Kol and James Clifford
Larry Lawson
Teri and Jeff Lee
Rochelle and Max Levit
Reinnette and Stan Marek
Mitsubishi Corporation (Americas)
Faisal Momin
Fannie and Peter Morris
New Era Life Insurance Companies
Sylvia and Gordon Quan
Fairfax and Risher Randall
Carolyn and Jim Robertson
Smith Street Capital
Miwa Sakashita and Dr. John Stroehlein 
Sidley Austin LLP
Sue and Randy Sim
Y. Ping Sun and David Leebron
Sue and Lester Smith
Tang Family Foundation
Texas Children's Hospital
Nanako and Dale Tingleaf
Robert Todd
Phoebe and Robert Tudor
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Lulu C. Wang
Jason Yoo
Carlie and Richard Yoo

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Contributors of $5,000 to $9,999 in a twelve-month period.

Albert and Ethel Herzstein
     Charitable Foundation
Amegy Bank
Laurie and Milton Boniuk
Cathay Bank
Margaret and Daniel Breen
Theresa and Peter Chang
Monjula and Ravi Chidambaram
Citigroup, Inc.
Daikin North America LLC
Anne and Charles W. Duncan. Jr. 
Era Group, Inc.
Elaine and Marvy Finger
Sarah and Doug Foshee
Jo and Jim Furr
The Garden Club of Houston
Gondo Company, Inc
Lawrence Guffey
Olive Jenney

JFC (gulf Coast), LLC
Leslie & Shannon Sasser Family Fund
Sabria and Kevin Lewis
Isabel and Ransom Lummis
Marek Family Foundation
MasterWord Services, Inc.
Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
Christopher and Vivie O'Sullivan
Carrie and Albert Pepi
Nancy and David Randall
Rice University
Regina Rogers
Shell Oil Company
Strake Foundation
Dorothy Caresey Sumner
Diana Sun
Texas Capital Bank
Texas Commission on the Arts
The Honorable and Mrs. Bill White
Julianne and Casey Youn

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Contributors of $2,500 to $4,999 in a twelve-month period.

Janet and Wilson Allen
Julie and Drew Alexander
Anna and Thomas Au
BNY Mellon Corporate Trust
Leah Barton and David Kim
Giorgio and Cathy Borlenghi
Cindy and Larry Burns
Briggs & Veselka Co.
Diane and Michael Cannon
Tripp Carter
Pamela and Ryan Castleman
Jereann H. Chaney
Betsy Cohen
Carla and Cole Dawson
Donna and Philip Dingle
ExxonMobil Foundation
Mary and Carl Fischer
Barbara and David Gibbs
Greater Houston Community Foundation
Laura and Thomas Hsu
Hyosung Holdings USA, Inc.
John and Bianca Hyun
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Daniel Katz
Brian Kim

Leela and Nat Krishnamurthy
Harriet and Truett Latimer
Anna and John McKay
Anne and John Mendelsohn
Gary Mercer
Nguyen & Chen, LLP
Nightingale Code Foundation
Judy and Scott Nyquist
The Oshman Foundation
Petrello Family Foundation
Port of Houston Authority
S & S Agrisource Holding LLC
Susan and Barrett Reasoner
Gigi and Timothy Seo
Jeri and Marc Shapiro
Leigh and Reggie Smith
Stone Mountain Properties
Texas Medical Center
Marian and Harry Tindall
University of Houston
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
W.S. Bellows Construction Corporation
Mary and Roger Wallace
Margarida and Penn Williamson
Yetter Coleman, LLP
Allen Zhang

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Contributors of $1,000 to $2,499 in in a twelve-month period.

Dorothy and Mickey Ables
All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd.
Zohra Badar
Prabha and Sesh Bala
Peggy and Bill Barnett
Maria Cuellar and Felipe Bayon
Jeffery Beauchamp
Susan and Dan Boggio
Marie and Ed Bosarge
John Bradshaw, Jr.
Alice and Matthew Brams
Gin Braverman
Divya and Chris Brown
Frank and Susan Brown
Sharrie and Clyde Buck
John and Betty Cabaniss
Maggie and Bruce Campbell
Shushana and Jack Castle
Club 24 Plus
Joan and Brad Corson
Malinda and Alan Crain
Amy and Daryl Dichoso
Susie and Joseph Dilg
Nan Duhon
East West Bank
Nancy and Ken Eisenmenger
Lily and Charles Foster
Clare A. Glassell
Golden Section Technology
Bebe Woolley and Dan Gorski
Melanie Gray and Mark Wawro
Regina J. Ha
Vicki and Robert Harvey
Sheila and Isaac Heimbinder
Terry Huffington and Ralph Dittman
Jackson and Ryan Architects

JD Joyce Investment Management Group
Rita Justice
Rosa Kim and Linus Ho
Cathy and Vahid Kooros
Lily and Hamid Kooros
Sima and Masoud Ladjevardian
GinRu Lee
Gina Li
Sultana and Moez Mangalji
Neiman Marcus
McCoy Workplace Solutions
Mary Hale McLean
Becky and Ralph O'Connor
Gwendoline and Ralph Parks, Jr.
Shaila and Sumant Patel
Kathleen and Townes Pressler
Sandra and Kris Ramesh
Eliza Lovett Randall
Silver Eagle Distributors
Southern Distributing Co., Inc.
Steven and Jenny Spancake
Steven and Sheila Miller Foundation
Tracy and Gary Stein
STOA International Architects, Inc.
Ishwaria and Vivek Subbiah
Lucie W. Todd
Total Home Care, Inc.
Janae and Kenneth Tsai
Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co.
The Virginia and L.E.
     Simmons Family Foundation
Wallace S. Wilson
Christina Woo
Cybele Woon, MD
Kei-Mu Yi
Freda Zhang and Edgar Hotard

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Grand Patrons

Contributors of $500 to $999 in a twelve month-period.

Farida Abjani
Sofia Adrogue
The Honorable Nancy Atlas
     and Mr. Scott J. Atlas
Chris and Kristy Bradshaw
Mary and Michael Bray
Nancy and Clint Carlson
Carnegie Corporation of New York
Kathleen and Robert Clarke
Monisa Cline
Molly and Jim Crownover
Shelley and Francis Ding
John Eldridge
Linda and Daniel Epner
Gee Family Association
Karen and Larry George
Susanne and Melbern Glasscock
Darlene and George Hirasaki
Caroline and Bruce Hurley
Aarthi and Anudeep Jain
Umesh Jain
JP Morgan Chase Foundation
Joseph Lezon
Malaysian Investment
     Development Authority

Colleen Morimoto
T. Paresh Patel
Hanadi Rifai and Charles Newell
Northern Trust Charitable Giving Program
Julie and Leon Payne
Phillips 66
Raymond & Susan Brochstein Foundation
Michael D. Scott
Southwest Realty Group, Kenneth Li
Spectra Energy Foundation
Rhonda and Donald Sweeney
Sandra Tirey
Ann G. Trammell
Lynn and Alberto Tohme
Gauri and Atul Varadhachary
Siva Kumari and Datla Varma
Ann and Richard Vaughan
Vision Optique, Dr. Bridgitte Shen Lee
Wallace Gee Family
Randa and Charlie Williams
Lynn Wyatt
Shiang-Ling and George Yang 

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Contributors of $250 to $499 in a twelve-month period.

Judy Allen
Jeffrey Baldwin
Maureen Bray
Jana Calongne
Sookie and Young Chae
Ambassador and Mrs. Edward P. Djerejian
Marta Galicki
Vijay and Marie Goradia
Amy and Scott Hofland
Dorothea de La Houssaye
C. M. and Demaris Hudspeth
Elizabeth and Albert Kidd
Shazma and Arshad Matin

Patricia and D. McNiel
Sonia Garza-Monarchi and Michael Monarchi
Emily and Meredith Morgan
Suzanne and S.I. Morris
Northern Trust, NA
Steven Knapp and Ting Isabel Song
William Rodrigues
Rose Rougeau
Bryan Scrivner
Lone Star College
Mary Thorstenberg
The Honorable and Mrs. Chase Untermeyer
Nancy and Don Woo

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