Donor Spotlights

The Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation is excited to announce the launch of our Friends of Dreyfoos Membership Program ...
August 28, 2017
Many of the School of the Arts Foundation donors are Board Members, members of the community, family foundations, and parents of Dreyfoos students. Some donors, however, are those people who have felt firsthand ...
May 30, 2016
On April 19th, the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation hosted the first annual Dreyfoos Visionaries Luncheon at Pistache French Bistro sponsored by TD Wealth. This luncheon honored ...
March 28, 2016
When Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation supporters Mike and Jane Grossman lost Jane’s parents, Nancy and T.S., they believed that honoring their legacy was important. Jane’s parents, met at Lingnan ...
March 28, 2016
Ellen Liman, an artist, owner of the Liman Gallery in Palm Beach, and graduate of Barnard College who studied at the Rhode ...
November 30, 2016
One of the most exciting new additions to the School of the Arts Foundation is already underway - the Friends of Dreyfoos Group. A great way to support Dreyfoos, receive invitations to exclusive events, and to take a look ...
November 30, 2016
Josephine Wurster grew up in an environment that encouraged interest in the arts. “My mother got me interested in the arts at a very young age. She took me to plays when I was young, anything that she could do to give me an appreciation ...
September 29, 2016
Many of our Dreyfoos supporters have a personal connection to the school, a student, or were introduced by another supporter. For Audrey Halperin, curiousity and a love for the arts sparked her interest ...
September 29, 2016
The Amy Winehouse Foundation (AWF) has made a generous donation to the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation to establish the Amy’s Light fund.  AWF’s mission ...
August 30, 2016
Over the past five years, PNC Bank has been very supportive of the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation. They have sponsored various events and series, such as our Guild Musical Luncheons, One Night Only ...
May 19, 2016
This summer passers-by will start to see some campus improvements begin on the Fern Street entrance, thanks to a generous donation by School of the Arts Foundation Board Member Ed Ricci. Ed Ricci joined ...
April 29, 2016
On February 26, 2016, nearly 300 guests gathered at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach to celebrate a milestone occasion – the 25th Anniversary of the Alexander W. Dreyfoos ...
March 29, 2016
Manley Thaler has been very supportive of Dreyfoos since he saw his first performance - the Theatre Department’s production of “West Side Story”. He and his wife, Dodie, were immediately wowed by the staging, costumes, and acting of our talented ...
January 29, 2016
The Board of Directors of the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation and the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin County have decided to join forces.  In December, the School of the Arts Foundation board established ...
January 29, 2016
Josephine Bayard
School of the Arts Foundation Board Member Josephine Bayard is an avid supporter of the Dreyfoos School of the Arts. A yoga instructor, Josephine joined the Board of Directors in 2008 after teaching yoga to the staff ...
December 29, 2015
On Saturday, November 14, 2015, five-hundred supporters of the Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation gathered on the 500 block of Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach for the third annual ...
November 20, 2015
Each year since 2003, the School of the Arts Foundation Guild has hosted a series of Musical Luncheons in Palm Beach. Through these luncheons, the School of the Arts Foundation has raised ...
October 28, 2015
On August 27, 1990 at 8:00 AM 350 students began their first day of class at the Palm Beach County School of the Arts. Ed Duhy, the founding principal, was unsure if the students would show up - they did. By train, by bus, by car, by bike, and by foot - from all ...
September 1, 2015
The Artist in Residence Program at the Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts is an integral part of our renowned arts curriculum. Artists in Residence instruct students on a daily basis offering firsthand knowledge of a working artist. This program is made possible by you ...
September 1, 2015
This summer, Dreyfoos School of the Arts Foundation’s Patricia Montesino Broxson will begin her retirement after over 12 years serving as SOAFI’s Executive Director, and over 30 years of experience in non-profit management and development. As a mother of two Dreyfoos graduates ...
May 28, 2015