Endowed Funds

We are grateful for the many people who share the Lied Center’s goal of providing people from all walks of life with rich and diverse performing arts experiences. Through the KU Endowment Association, tax-deductible gifts may be made to continue achieving this goal. The following endowed programming and education funds have been established to support the Lied Center:

  • John T. and Maria K. Alexander Lied Center Support Fund
  • Evie Brinkman Memorial Education Fund
  • Sandra Gautt Early Childhood Performing Arts Access Fundschool-on-stage-med
  • Jerry and Jacki Hannah Family Fund
  • Maurice and Betsy Joy Programming Fund
  • Clyde and Marty Nichols Performing Arts Fund
  • The Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Foundation
  • Kent and Donna Saylor Performing Arts Access Fund
  • The Dolph Simons Family Fund
  • Frances Wright Strickland Programming Fund
  • Tim and Jerrye Van Leer Education Endowment

In Support of Chamber Music

  • J. Anthony Burzle Fund
  • Lena M. Stranathan Fund
  • Raymond Stuhl Fund
  • Eugene A. and C. Florence Stephenson Fund

In Support of Lied Across Kansas

  • H. Neil Mecaskey Jr. Foundation
  • Lois Orth-Lopes & Steve Lopes Lied Across Kansas Fund
  • Richard C. and M. Kathleen Peters Fund