Claremont Graduate University is deeply grateful for the support of the many friends, donors, and institutional partners who have contributed to the vitality of the university’s Coptic Studies program.

Endowments for Coptic Studies

National Endowment for the Humanities
Sarwat Bassily

Partners for Coptic Studies

St. Shenouda the Archimandrite Coptic Society

Patrons of Coptic Studies

In loving memory of Fr. Antonious Henein
S. Michael and Monica Saad
In loving memory of Fr. Mikhail Saad
Merit and Sylvia Shoucri
Mark and Lois Soliman
Nabil and Janet Soliman
Hany and Marcell Takla
In loving memory of Archdeacon Yustos Takla
In loving memory of Hany R. Wassef
Raafat and Laila Wassef
Nabih and Isis Youssef

Sponsors of Coptic Studies

Magdi and Soad Abdou
Yousry and Mona Armanios
Mazen and Christina Asaad
In honor of Aziz and Lola Atiya
In loving memory of Boulos A. Ayad
Fady and Silvana Bebawy
Baher and Nourane Boctor
The California Community Foundation
In loving memory of Therese M. Chapman
In honor of Walter E. Crum
Nabil and Mary Elgabalawi
Joseph and Sherine Fahim
In honor of Isaac Fanous
George Faragalla
In honor of Gawdat Gabra
Gawdat and Martha Gabra
Hesham George
Mahfouz and Magda Gereis
In honor of Archdeacon Habib Girgis
Ashraf and Amany Hanna
Fr. Antonious and Therese Henein
Holy Virgin Mary Coptic Orthodox Church
John and Mary Isaac
In loving memory of Fr. David Johnson
John and Mary Kalil
Elhamy and Samia Khalil
In loving memory of Nagi F. Khalil
Susanna Khalil
Amal and Mirvat Malek
Morcos Massoud
The Medtronic Foundation
The PGandE Corporation Foundation
Palm Foundation
George and Samia Raheb
Gabriel and Mary Raphael
Raytheon Company
Nicholas and Nardine Riegels
Mary Rizkalla
Michael and Karen Rizkalla
In honor of James M. Robinson
In loving memory of Adel N. Saad
Adel and Josephine Saad
Katherine Saad
Youssef and Marie Saad
Nashat and Loulette Saweris
Mark and Dalia Sedrak
In honor of Mounir Shoucri
In honor of Karen J. Torjesen
In honor of Tim Vivian
Sameh and Maggie Wanis
Ezzat and Vivian Wassef
Ramses and Mary Wassif
Margaret Yanney
In loving memory of Rodolph M. Yanney
Moheb and Maria Youssef
Nabil and Judith Youssef
Youssef and Amira Youssef

Friends of Coptic Studies

Agilent Technologies, Inc.
Febe Armanios
Joseph Arsanious
Maggie H. Assad
Nagy and Inas Awadalla
Wagdy Aziz
Azer Bestavros
Mounir and Mary Bishay
The Boeing Company
Atef Boules
Jennifer M. Brinkerhoff
Rafael and Junko Chodos
Mahfouz and Juliette Doss
Nabil Eldeiry
Maher and Inas Elmasri
Onsi Elzayat
Fayez Eskander
Ragaa and Salwa Fahmi
Mounira Gabriel
Michael Galiouby
Magdy Ghabrial
George and Lilly Ghaly

Maged Ghattas
George and Salwa Ghebranious
Fr. Mina Ghebriel
Nabil and Nardine Grace
Adel Guindy
Diaa and Mona Guirguis
Amged Habib
Hosny and Soad Hakim
Jonathan and Rose Hakim
Farooq Hamid
Arsanious and Sohair Hanna
Victor and Cecile Hanna
Victor and Salwa Hanna
William Hanna
Honeywell Hometown Solutions
Kamal Ibrahim
Atef Isaac
Gamal Iskander
Samuel and Mona Iskander
Maryam Jacoub
Karl and Tereza Kirolos
Albert Kolta
Nabil Malek
Sadek Mansour
David and Caroline Marcos
Fr. Felimon Mikhail
William Mirahem
Tharwat Morcos
Northrop Grumman Foundation
Sergei Plekhanov
Magdy Fayek Rezkalla
Edward Rizkalla
Naim Salama
Fr. Moses Samaan
Raouf Samaan
Boules Samuel
Tammi J. Schneider
Nabil and Isis Selim
Ray Shenouda
Magdi Shoucri
Rachad Shoucri
St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church
Farid and Samira Soliman
Magdi and Samira Soliman
Bethel Staff
Jerry and Mierette Stocker
Kathryn Welter
Ralph M. Yanney
Samuel Youssef
Cherif and MahaYoussef
Michelle Youssef
Sohair Zaki