Meet our Donors & Sponsors

“Sometimes our light goes out but is blown again into flame by an encounter with another human being. Each of us owes the deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this inner light.” 
– Albert Schweitzer

The Venetian Arts Society wishes to thank the people, organizations, and corporations listed below for their generous support of our organization! Their annual support allows us to succeed in our mission. Please be sure you renew, or become, an GENVAS Angel or Ambassador on or before October 1 of each year.

GENVAS Renaissance Angels

In Perpetuity

William Oliver & Faye Marie Riddle
Lili Kraus
Elsie Blackwell 
Stephanie Knight
Kevin Lane
Stephanie Knight
Dr. “Diva” Harriet Mertz
Gloria Lafont
Paul Radloff
Hanadi Alotaibi & Mohammed Altunsi 
Jill Kaplan

2022 – 2023

Dr. Jacqueline Hayward  
Irene Schyberger 
Peck Family Foundation 
Donald Patriss
Anna Rua  
KayeLynne Northcutt
Brian Hero 
Josephine & John Hero
Beatriz “BJ” & Mark Prillaman
George Clark   
Barbara Chasco-Papale
Barry Rabinowitz    
Barbara Copanos  
Maria & Terry Blagg 
Wagle-Chipalkatty Foundation
Neela & Dushyant Chipalkatty

Chris Ingalls
Mike Osceola & Brian Hill
Mark Brown
Winnifred McPherson/Virtue Medical Staffing    
Franklin Schmidt  
Mitzi Doumar  
Jacqueline Niehaus  
Carol Frei
Elizabeth Bates Bowers
Liannette & Joe Marquez
Joani Lamonica
Tina Levy
Faustina Sindall
Marcia Short
Barbara & Bob Moorman
Best Rentals



Community Foudation of Broward
The Our Fund Foundation Logo - Color
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Marriott FTL PB
Sunshine Cathedral-MQC
Sunshine Theater

Mayor Dean Trantalis
City of Fort Lauderdale
City of Wilton Manors
J. Marks Restaurants
OutClique Magazine
Stonewall National Museum & Archives
World AIDS Museum and Educational Center
Stonewell Pride Events

Abington Auction Gallery
Decorative Arts & Fine Antiques
Hudson Holland Global
Van Horn Law Group
Steven O. Evans.
Elizabeth Bates Bowers
Mark Brown
Rich Mizak
Mesa Muse
Kenny Mack  
Paul Radloff
Lenore Nolan Ryan
Mike Osceola & Brian Hill

Become a GENVAS Ambassador Today!

Nova Southeastern University
NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Pompano Beach Cultural Center
Pompano Beach Arts
City of Pompano Beach
City of Fort Lauderdale
Broward County Cultural Division
Our Fund
OutClique Magazine
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Fort Lauderdale Woman’s Club
Broward County International Women’s Club
One Sotheby’s International Realty
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa
Arc Culinary & Arc Broward

Hudson Holland Global
Hanady Graphic Designs
Carroll’s Jewelers
Midland Medical Clinic
Midland Pharmacy 
Riverside Hotel
Savor Cinema
Thasos Restaurant
ECI Pharmaceuticals
Stork’s Bakery & Coffee House
Phoenix Painting  
Grandmasters Piano
Decorative Arts and Fine Antiques
Abington Auction Gallery  
City & Shore Magazine
Westside Gazette
South Florida Gay News
Lenore Nolan Ryan