The Jon Reed Sims Society of the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus is an illustrious group of patrons, donors and Chorus members who, through their visionary philanthropy, are committed to ensuring the sustainability of the Chorus by remembering the Chorus in their estate plans.

In particular, we are thankful to have been the recipient of generous gifts in recent years through the estate gifts of the Cashman Family Foundation, Pansy Chan Estate, Michael Ancil Clark Living Trust, Robert Roy Emery Trust, Jerry Geller and Ken Sullivan, James H. Jones Asset Trust, William G. Stephens Revocable Trust, and Archibald Wilson. Thank you to the families and trustees for fulfilling their loved one’s wishes.

Our Jon Reed Sims Society members ensure that the transformative power of our music will continue to heal, enlighten, and foster unity. Together – we dream of a world where people are drawn together by the extraordinary musical experiences the Chorus creates.

The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus expresses its deep appreciation to the following Jon Reed Sims Society members who have contributed to the Chorus’ future through an estate gift:

  • Daniel P. Aaron

  • Al Abramowitz

  • Norman Abramson + David Beery

  • Neil Austin + Tom Burtch

  • Sal Baglieri + Peter Cirincione

  • Michael Bankert

  • Frederick Baumer

  • Mike Bernard

  • Joseph Bondi

  • John H.J. Cashman + Jack J. Ledbetter

  • Joe Castrovinci + Gordon Smith

  • Terrence Chan

  • Rick Crane

  • Joe Czuberki

  • Brent Dawson

  • Bud Dillon

  • Andre Farris

  • James Gatteau

  • Balaji Govindaswami + James Donald Whitaker

  • Dr. Mark L. Hamner

  • Howard Hart

  • Dan Joraanstad + Bob Hermann

  • Kuno-Williams Family

  • Rich Lang

  • Randy Laroche + David Laudon

  • Michael Levy + Michael Golden

  • Johnny Lewis

  • Gregory J. Marks

  • Bob Michels + Stephanie Daffer

  • J. Robert Mitchell + Jaime L. Caban Jr.

  • Larry Lare Nelson

  • Mark Short + Carl Ray

Together – we honor the legacies of those who have come before us and continue to empower us to raise our voices.

Consider becoming a member of the Jon Reed Sims Society by deciding to include the Chorus in your estate planning. For more information, please contact our director of advancement at (415) 865-3650 or email [email protected] Thank you.