The Dallas Zoological Society is pleased to recognize a very special category of donors. Lifetime Benefactors are those corporations, foundations, and organizations that have given or pledged $1 million or more cumulatively to the Society. These gifts help sustain and build the Dallas Zoo. We are deeply honored to have their support.
The Estate of William M. Beecherl
City of Dallas
The Dallas Morning News and WFAA TV
Exxon Mobil Corporation
The Eugene McDermott Foundation
The Meadows Foundation Inc.
Betty Moroney Norsworthy Charitable Trust/James M. Moroney Jr. Trustee
Harold Simmons Foundation
The Dallas Zoological Society and the Dallas Zoo are extremely grateful for the gifts, pledges, and other support provided by our generous donors. The following list includes all gifts of $500 or more that were received between Oct. 1, 2011 and Dec. 31, 2012 from corporations, foundations, and organizations. Every effort has been made to make this list as complete and accurate as possible, but inevitably some errors or omissions may have occurred. We would appreciate receiving any corrections, comments, or questions. Please contact the Society at 469.554.7400 or at Development@DallasZoo.com.
American Airlines Inc.
Jane and Bill Browning Family Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas
Haynes and Boone, LLP
Hermés of Paris
M. R. & Evelyn Hudson Foundation
Locke Lord LLP
The Eugene McDermott Foundation
The Pepsi Bottling Group Inc.
South Hampton Community Hospital
Texas Instruments Inc./Texas Instruments Foundation
Estate of Jane Beaird
DFW Kids Directory
Gruber Hurst Johansen Hail Shank LLC
Junior League of Dallas
MetalMan Design/Build Corporation
The Sarah and Ross Perot Jr. Foundation
Boardwalk Auto Group
Melissa and Trevor Fetter Family Fund of The Dallas Foundation
The Gayden Family Foundation
Imperial Sugar Company
Harry S. Moss Foundation
Service Systems Associates
Bank of America
Barth Family Fund of The Dallas Foundation
Children’s Medical Center
The Eisemann Foundation Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas
Godwin Ronquillo PC
The Howard Hallam Family Foundation
Herb’s Paint & Body Shops
Jackson Walker LLP
Methodist Health System
Overhead Door Corporation
Radio Disney AM 620
Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Tolleson Wealth Management
Union Bank Foundation
Wax & Company Inc.
Xerox Business Services LLC
Abacus, Jasper’s, Rathbun’s Blue Plate Kitchen, and
Zea’s/Kent Rathbun Concepts, Chef Kent Rathbun
Andres Construction Services
BlueCross BlueShield of Texas
Chapman, Hext & Co, PC
Charity Sports Auctions
Communities Foundation of Texas
Dave Perry-Miller & Associates
The Eichenwald Charitable Fund of The Dallas Foundation
Grant Thornton LLP
Herbert Park Hotel
Highland Capital Management LP
The Kayser Foundation
KCKL 95.9 FM
Ben E. Keith Foundation
KITX 96.5 FM
Kline Family Foundation
T.C. Lupton Jr. Family Foundation
The Meadows Foundation Inc.
The Astrid and Pat Merriman Family Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas
Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC
Chloe Simone Shea Trust/Ronald D Shaw Trust
Travel Marketing Worldwide
Turnberry Towers Las Vegas
Fuzziwig’s Candy Factory
Y-C Nurseries Inc.
Azteca America KODF Ch. 26 and 44
Berry Family Services Inc.
Brinker International Inc.
Cabot Creamery Cooperative Inc.
Chamberlain’s Steak & Chop House and
Chamberlain’s Fish Market Grill/Chef Richard Chamberlain
The Clifford/Levy Family Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas
Da Vinci Fine Portraiture
Dallas Affaires Cake Company/Margaret Gragg
Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau
Dallas International Film Festival
Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse/Chef David Holben
Dragonfly at Hotel Zaza/Chef Dan Landsberg
Exxon Mobil Foundation
Fitzpatrick Hagood Smith & Uhl LLP
Frost National Bank
Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher LLP
Hargrove Electric Co.
Hilton Anatole Hotel
Holmes Murphy & Associates Inc.
Reciprocity Restaurant Group LLC
KLVQ 1410 AM
Neiman Marcus/Chef Kevin Garvin
Vin and Caren Prothro Foundation
Ruibal’s Plants of Texas
SEDALCO Construction Services
Sevy’s Grill/Chef Jim Severson
Peter P. and Bonnie B. Smith Foundation
Southwestern Medical Foundation/UT Southwestern Medical Center
Straight Line Automotive
Suze Restaurant/Chef Gilbert Garza
Turner Construction Company
West & Associates LLP
Bolsa and Bolsa Mercado/Chef Jeff Harris
Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal LLP
Catering of the Dallas Zoo/Chef Dan Bevis
David Corley Interior Design
Crossroads Diner/Tom Fleming
Dakota’s Steakhouse/Peter Harrison
Dallas Hotel Magazine
Dallas Mozzarella Company/Paula Lambert
Dread Head Chef
eatZi’s Market & Bakery
El Fenix Restaurant
Empire Baking Company/Meaders Moore Ozarow
Fearing’s Restaurant at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel/Chef Dean Fearing
Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck/Chef Pat Robertson
Flying Fish Restaurant/8.0 Management Inc.
Bryant and Nancy Hanley Foundation Inc.
Maguire’s Restaurant & Catering/Chef Alberto Solis
Margaux’s a restaurant by design/Chef Manuel Contreras
Meso Maya/Nico Sanchez
Nana Restaurant/Chef Anthony Bombaci
Nick and Sam’s Grill/Chef Stan Constancio
Nick and Sam’s Steakhouse/Chef Samir Dhurandhar
Opio Restaurant at the Park Cities Hilton/Chef Billy Webb
The Place at Perry’s/Chef Jaime Corona
Post Asylum Inc.
Private Social/Chef Tiffany Derry
Purple Cow Diner
Stephan Pyles Restaurant
Rough Creek Lodge and Resort/Chef Gerard Thompson
SER Steak and Spirits/Anthony Van Camp
Ruth C. and Charles S. Sharp Foundation Inc.
George A. and Nancy P. Shutt Foundation
Smoke and Chicken Scratch/Tim Byrnes
Sullivan’s Steak House/Chef James Mockerman
Thompson & Knight Foundation
Tillman’s Roadhouse/Chef Cody Brandt
Two Sisters Catering/Jonathan Stirnweis
Uncle Julio’s Corporation
Woodlands American Grill/Chef Carlos Marin
Association of Zoos & Aquariums
Carruthers Landscape Management
The Container Store
Dallas Child Magazine
The Dallas Foundation
Faulkner Design Group
Frisco Rough Riders
Hunt Consolidated Inc.
Ideal Marketing Group
Robin Jackson Photography
Keliher Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Walter M. Levy Fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas
Morning Star Productions Inc.
Oak Cliff Lions Club
Mary Anne Smiley Interiors
The Staubach Family Foundation
The Toy Maven
Walder IP Law PC
Warner Bros. TV
Western Rugs & Trading Co
Carter Malouf Private Jeweler
Children’s Dentistry of North Dallas
Dallas Valet Company
Doubletree by Hilton Anaheim-Orange County
James French Photography
Hydrous at Allen Station
Ideal Sales Inc.
In Front of the Lens Photography
Kevin James McCrea Photography
Moore Tree Care
Debra O’Brien Portraiture
Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi
The Stewart Organization
Levi Strauss Foundation
Studio Movie Grill
Wolverton Co. Inc.
*Italics indicate in-kind donors.