Thank You!

Thank you for your support of The Society to Preserve the Millvale Murals of Maxo Vanka. Private support from institutions and individuals make the difference and will help ensure that Vanka’s Gift to America — an unique Pittsburgh art treasure — will remain a part of our region’s cultural landscape for generations to come.

We are pleased to recognize contributors to our recent Lights! Campaign and our annual fundraising event, Cocktails & Conservation.  Save the Date for the 4th Annual Cocktails & Conservation with host Rick Sebak on Friday, April 28, 2017.

We’re pleased to welcome you as a new or renewing member of our growing community of supporters.

Questions? or 412-408-3180.


Lights! Campaign Contributors

List current as of 2/17/2016. For a full listing, please click here.

SPMMMV is pleased to acknowledge current contributors of $75 and above to the Lights! Campaign. As part of the 75th Anniversary Celebration of the 1941 Mural Series, the success of the Lights! Campaign funded the implementation of Phase I of the Clear Story Lighting Design and permanently lights four murals – Justice, Injustice, Prudence and Mati 1941.

Donations that were matched by the Heinz Endowments Challenge Grant are listed in bold.


75th Anniversary Lead Contributors

Challenge Donor: The Heinz Endowments

($1,941 and above)

  • John A. Martine AIA       
  • Seldon V. Whitaker Jr.


Spotlight Donors

(Individuals and Organizations contributing $750 and more)

Julia Bubanovich (Prudence)
Jamini Vincent Davies, In Honor of Lynne Squilla
Elizabeth Goodwin (Injustice)
Hrvatski Dom Association and Kaposia Lodge #316 (South St. Paul, MN)
Christine Kejas (Mati 1941)
Becky and Don Kretschmann (Prudence)
Al and Frances Philp (Injustice)
Laurie Graham Shearer
Alice R. Snyder

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