Join Our Sponsors

San Joaquin Valley Town Hall relies on the generosity of our family of sponsors from the $500 Investor level to the $20,000 Podium level. We are deeply grateful to have loyal individual patrons, local benefactors, and corporate lecture sponsors who, through their giving, make it possible for us to continue to sustain the tradition of bringing outstanding national and international speakers to the Central Valley. Thank you!

San Joaquin Valley Town Hall of Fresno, California, is a not-for-profit organization under section 501(c)3 of the IRS code. Donations in support of the lecture series make these annual educational programs possible. Donations are tax deductible in accordance with the law.

For more information on becoming a sponsor, please call us at 559.444.2180 or email us at: valleytownhall@gmail.com.

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2023-2024 San Joaquin Valley Town Hall Sponsors


Lecture: $10,000 +

american pistachio growers



ermoian foundation

fresno chaffee zoo

grech family


woolf farming

Platinum: $5,000 +







Gold: $2,500 +

Shirin & Nader Assemi
Lynn & Peter Baldwin
Julie & Jim Beecher
Derco Foods
Jackie & Ray Doumanian
Joan Eaton & Paul Gibson

Frank Ergin
Jane & Larry Fortune
Sherri Gibson & Russell G. Smith
Jeanette & Tony Ishii
Pam & Gene Kallsen

Mendy Laval
Charles McMurray Co.
Rebecca & Bhavin Patel
Judy & Don Peracchi
Rosemary & Jerry Waters

Silver: $1,500 +

Susan & Peter Bartlett
Sherri Evert
The Foundation @ FCOE
Augusta Giffen
Wendy & Paul Gottlieb
Nancy & Garry Griesser
Jane Hammaker
Linley Brinker-Harding & Clarke T. Harding

Richard Hatfield in Memory of Marianne Hatfield
Erika & Tad Hoppe
Debbie & Dale Ikeda
Jan Maroot
Mari Ann Ricchiuti
Patrons of Town Hall
Joan & Bob Schoettler

Carol & Frank Shanahan
Darlene & Stanley Spano
Connor Telles
Temple Family in Memory of J. Martin & Bobbye Sisk Temple
Valley Iron Inc.
Wanger Jones Helsley
Lisa & Stuart Woolf

Underwriters: $1000 +

Susan & Rod Anderson
Nancy Baker
Desa C. Belyea
Becky & Robert Chambers
Fennemore, Dowling, Aaron

Fran Florio
Dede & Fritz Glaser
Debbie & Ray Jacobsen
Genie & Charles McAlexander
Maile Melkonian

Jane Moosoolian
Terri & Kyle Stephenson
Judith Stewart
Gayle J. & Sam Surabian
Cary Stolpestad
Chrissie & Ken Talley

Investor: $500 +

Cindy & Richard Andrews
Larry Balakian
Wendy & Patrick Carroll
Donna Chiamori
James Comes
Micheline & Jim Curnyn
Linda & Nip Gallagher
Kathy & Keith Grazier
Judy Gregerson
Mary Hung
Nancy Jones

Karahadian Dental
Joyce & Bob Kierejczyk
Krikorian & Company
Jackson Kytle
Elizabeth Laval
Patricia B. Libby
Holly & Robert Longatti
Elizabeth Looney
Mathias Matoian
Carol Maul
Stanley Medina

Carol & Don Munshower
Georgia Murach
Naomi Nakata
Sue & Patrick Quigley
Charlene Samuelian
Susan Simpson
Jacqueline Spencer
Ann Leonardo Thaxter
Sharron Timmings
Pat Wallace
Kristine Walter
Laura & Cal Watkins

Town Hall Legacy Fund


Special Events Supporters

California State University, Fresno – President’s Office
California State University, Fresno – Downing Planetarium
Central Valley Astronomers

Fresno Chaffee Zoo
Pam Kallsen
Petunia’s Place

Media Sponsors

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Town Hall is grateful to the Harry M. Ermoian Foundation and the Ralph Ermoian Foundation for establishing an endowment in honor of their mother and past president of San Joaquin Valley Town Hall, Frances F. Ermoian. Thank you for securing the future growth and mission of Town Hall.