List of Supporters

We are grateful for these generous gifts that make our work possible.  

If an entry is incorrect, please email Rachel.

Institutional Supporters

Anonymous (2)
Art for Justice Fund
Chicago Beyond

$50,000 – $100,000
Anonymous (1)
The Crown Family
Reva and David Logan Foundation

$25,000 – $49,999
Cook County Justice Advisory Council
National Endowment for the Arts
The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince
Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Walter E. Heller Foundation

$10,000 – $24,999
Albert Pick, Jr. Fund
Allstate Insurance Company
Alphawood Foundation
Anonymous (1)
Chicago Teachers Union Foundation
Cook County Juvenile Detention Center Foundation
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Illinois Humanities Council
Impact Grants Chicago
Joseph and Bessie Feinberg Foundation
Leo S Guthman Fund
Luther I. Replogle Foundation
Pritzker Pucker Foundation
Robert and Isabelle Bass Foundation, Inc
Robert W. Galvin Foundation

Allegretti Foundation
Arbonne Charitable Foundation
City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Robert W. Galvin Foundation

Antares Capital
Benevolence Committee of Christ Church
Gofen and Glossberg, LLC
Richard Homer Wagner Foundation
Pierce Family Charitable Foundation
Shebik Family Fund for Basic Human Needs of the DuPage Foundation
Shook, Hardy & Bacon

Alliance Bernstein Matching Gifts Program
Assured Guaranty Matching Gifts Program
Exelon Corporation Matching Gifts Program
IBM Employee Services Center Matching Gifts Program
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation Matching Gifts Program
Magid Glove and Safety Matching Gifts Program
Vizient Matching Gifts Program

Individual Supporters

This list recognizes individual contributions from 91/17-8/31/18.

Luminaries ($10,000+)
Lael Johnson*
Leslie Buchbinder

Visionaries ($5,000-$9,999)
Bette Cerf-Hill
Jan Petry
Gabrielle Sigel and Howard Epstein
Walter Stearns and Eugene Dizon
Iris Witkowsky*

Benefactors ($1,000-$4,999)
Anonymous (1)
Stephanie Arkin
Michael and Helen Arkes
Rajeev Arora and Priya Shah
Connie Barkley
Stan Barrish and Claire Odland
Marty Behn and Diane Paserba
Ron and Barbara Blumenthal
Alice Brunner
Mary Kay Conley – in honor of Rhoda Reeling
Phillip and Marsha Dowd
Zachary and Stephanie Duloc
Janice Feinberg
Kendra Freeman
Bill and Ethel Gofen
Carla Goldstein
Hollis Hines
Eugenie Johnson
Chris and Sara Julsrud
Melissa Kronthal and Aaron Salsbury – in honor of Stephanie Duloc
Yvonne Lange
Erica Meyer
Mary A. Mills
Jim Pellegrino
John and Myrna Petlicki – in honor of Cheri Coons
Rhoda Reeling
Nancy Robinson
Carol Sonnenschein Sadow
Pam Sheffield
David Sowinski
Mary Ann Tuft
Cathy Williams

Innovators ($500-$999)
Michael Ahern and Karen Coppa
Paul and Mary Anderson
Fernando and Patricia Arena
Peter and Lucy Ascoli
Ron and Queta Bauer
Norman and Virginia Bobins
Eric Celauro
Julie Danis
Susan Ettelson
Sylvia Fergus
Adrian Foster
Robert and Inna Feldman Gerber
Larry Greenstein
Lee Hamilton
Rena Honorow
Arthur and Claire Kohrman
Richard and Patricia Lewis
Jay and Robin Lewis
Linda Loving and Richard Aaronson
Bruce McInnes
Alan Mesh
Leonard and Eileen Palevsky
Merrill Prager – in honor of Meade Palidofksy
Janet Reed
Paul Rich
Frank and Karen Schneidr
Eugene Stark
Lisbeth Stiffel
Jackie Taylor Holsten
Tatzyana Wachter
Constance Wagner
Julia Wheeler


Individual Supporters (cont.)

Builders ($250-$499)
Ed Barrish and Sharon Schneider
Stan Barrish – in honor of Judith Davis
Fred Bates
Nikhil Bhagwat
Justice Anne M. Burke
Tait Chamberlain
Bill and Judgy Cottle
Thomas and Carolyn Dammrich
Judith Davis
Tom and Kim Eissing
Clifton L. Fenton and Judith Wallis
Kyler Ferguson
Paul Fleming
Anne Frost
Nancy Gidwitz
Jennifer Goldman
Greg and Jess Guenther
Daniel and Katie Guenther
Ron and Carol Hecht
Jean Heideman
James and Barbara Herst
John Hirsch
Carol Johnson
Patrick Johnson
Margaret Keen
Gary and Tweed Kline – in honor of Connie Barkley
Kurt and Carol Laning
Joseph Luchtan
Kimberly Mann
Andrew Markey – in memory of Daniel E. Markey
Ruben and Monica Martinez
John A. McLees
Stephen Mueller
Sue Murphy
Ken and Jossy Nebenzahl
Robert Newman
Uzma Noormohamed
Meade Palidofsky and Alan Neff
Barbara Rocah
Thomas and Victoria Samuels
Andrea Sidorow
Michael and Karen Siemer
Lorrayne Weiss
Pat Zeglen
Karen Zupko

Friends ($250-$499)
Anonymous (2)
Jacki & Sam Ackerman
Michael Ahern & Karen Coppa
Michele Cleary Allen
Paul & Mary Anderson
Earl J. Barnes
Karen Barzman
Tim Bechtold
Richard & Bindy Bitterman
Brad Bloecher
Marti Bongiorno
Jeffrey Breslow & Ginna Frantz
Julie Brown
Michelle Bryson
Cheryl Burton
Jan Caruso
Clifton L. & Judith Wallis Fenton
Harvey & Cathy Friedman
Jennifer Goldman
Dawn Goulet
Richard & Mary L. Gray
Catherine Grimsted
Sol and Celia Hammerman Foundation
Ron & Carol Hecht
Arthur* & Claire Kohrman
Greg & Karen Kojak
Joe LaManna
Kurt & Carol Laning
Jeannie Lukow
Monica Martinez
David & Sandra Matteson
Bruce McInnes & Christiana Dittmann
Alan Mesh
Mary A. Mills
Ken & Jossy Nebenzahl
Robert Newman
Paul & Joyce O’Connor
Paulette Petretti
Peter Petros
Mary Prendergast
Howard & Elizabeth Prossnitz
Janet Reed
Holly B. Rothschild
Esther Saks
Tamara Schiller & Charles Hoffman
Alice Schreyer
Joseph Scott
James & Christine Skulstad
Robert & Mary Sowinski
Lisbeth Stone
Candy Sullivan
Peggy Wagener
Arvin & Susan Weindruch
Jill Werner
Paulette C. Wilson
Pat Zeglen

Individual Supporters (cont.)

Friends ($100-249)
Joel and Mary Aarons
Susan and Stephen Baird
Earl J. Barnes
Stephen and Sherry Barrish
Bruce and Susan Berger
Henry and Joan Bliss
James Block
David and Linda Blumberg
Marcia Bogolub
Rachel Brady
Michael and Nancy Braun
Betsy Brill
Barry Bursak
Paul Chapman
Michele Cleary Allen
Patricia Cleveland
Salley Cohen
David Cohen
Miriam Cohen
Sophie Cohen
Natalie Cone
Kaitlyn Conn – in honor of Leslie Newcorn
Edith De Mar
Sally Dempsey
Jane Dewey and David Guilbert
Elsa Distelhorst
Lynn Donaldson
Betty Eaton
Arthur and Rochelle Elstein
Conrad Fischer and Sonja Hammer – in honor of Iris Witkowsky
Marvey and Marjorie Freed
Marilyn Freund
Freda Friedman
Joan Fuetsch
Melvin and Patti Gerbie
Mark Gewirtz
Margaret Glaser
Lee Glazer
Dawn Goulet
Susan Gourley
Sharon Grant
Tony and Susan Grosch
Mary E. Hafertepe
Kelly Hallberg
Bonnie S. Hawkins
Dennis and Kim Hayes
Patrick and Julie Hoffman
Kevin and Jan Holland
John and Molly Hope
Stuart and Marcia Hruska
Leslie Jaffee
James Jensen – in honor of Iris Witkowsky
Scott and Susan Johnson
Gil and Elaine Kanter
Colleen Karr
Pamela Kaul
John and Anne Kern
Roger and Alvina Kiley
Neil and Diana Hunt King
Fred and Leslie Knight
Robert Krolik
Miriam Lazar
Donald and Gloria LeBoyer
Max D. Leifer
Ken and Jean Lesser
Marliss Levin
Derek Lindblom
Richard and Sharon Linden – in honor of Stan Barrish
Eva Liu
Mary Beth McDonough
Ellen McKnight
Madeleine McMullan
Jim and Mary McShane
Henry Melcher
Allan and Linda Mellis
Heidi Mueller
Katie Mulcahy
Luigi Mumford
Rich and Mary Nilles
Mark O’Brien
Paul Odland
Nneka Onyezia
Ted Oppenheimer
Katherine Ortega
Chuck and Beth Palid
Robert and Carlyle Perlman – in honor of Ezzat Goushegir and Robert
Marina C. Phelps
Jerry H. Proffit
Joy Rasin
Flora Reagan
Kristen Rinaker
Kent and Deborah Rinehart
Pat and Darlene Ross
Heather Ross
Mary Kathleen Rundell
Virginia Saft Monday Tamara Schiller
Michael and Mary Schoenfeld
Alice Schreyer
Roche Schulfer
David and Judith Sensibar
Veronica Sepin
Kim Shambrook
James and Joan Shapiro
Howard and Roberta Siegel
James and Laurel Anne Skomer
Daniel Sobel
Frank and Andrea Steinberg
Katherine M. Stelletello
Adlai and Nancy Stevenson
Houston and Diana A. Stokes
Bradley Charles Stolbach
Patrick Sullivan
Lucy Sullivan
Michael and Dorothea Tobin
Jacqueline Ulrich
Beth Vinkler
Peggy Wagener
Steve and Helene Walsey
Mary M. Walther
Nancy Watrous
Elaine Waxman
Charley and Jennifer Wickman
Lara Wigmore
Dori Wilson
Kathryn Witkowsky – in honor of Iris Witkowsky
Robin Wold
Alan Wolf