Thank You to Our Supporters!

Our work would not be possible without the support of these generous government agencies, foundations, corporations and individuals. This list below currently acknowledges gifts received from July 1, 2016 through January 22, 2018.

$50,000+

Bloomberg Philanthropies

Boeing Company

Crown Family Philanthropies

Illinois State Board of Education

Polk Bros. Foundation

$10,000 to $49,999

  • A.N. & Pearl G. Barnett Family Foundation
  • Albert and Anne Mansfield Foundation
  • Anonymous
  • Nancy Breseke
  • Carol Eastin
  • The Harvey L. Miller Family Foundation
  • This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency
  • Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
  • McVay Foundation
  • Northern Trust Charitable Trust
  • The REAM Foundation
  • Roger & Susan Stone Family Foundation
  • Louanne Smolin & David Eaton
  • U.S. Bank
  • The Wildflower Foundation, Inc.

$5,000 to $9,999

  • Richard Assmus & Leah Welty Assmus
  • Dawn Bowen Bolles
  • Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
  • Meemic Insurance Company
  • Nat P. Ozmon Family Foundation
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Allison & Paul Quaintance

Our Program Sponsors

$1,000 to $4,999

  • American Institute of Graphic Arts
  • Anonymous
  • The Betty E. & Chester C. Thompson Foundation
  • Gene & Katie Boehm
  • Joan & Bill Dutton
  • Dawn Feller
  • First Bank of Highland Park Foundation
  • Shaun & Tara Goldfarb
  • James & Brenda Grusecki
  • David Gurbach
  • L. Timothy Halleron
  • Lisa Huber & Tim Borden
  • P. André Katz
  • Linda & Howard Kirschbaum
  • Margaret Koreman
  • Paul Krystal
  • Anonymous
  • Debra Mazloff
  • Lloyd Meyer
  • Josh & Robin Nathan, in honor of Sarah Hecht
  • Nancy & Gary Prior
  • Niema & Imran Qureshi
  • Amy Rasmussen & Fred Sugimoto
  • Ronald & Carol Rasmussen
  • Reilly Partners
  • Sahara Enterprises, Inc.
  • Denise Schultz
  • Brendan & Mary Sheehy
  • Tom Silva
  • Mel & Janet Carl Smith
  • Matthew Swaim
  • Igor Vasquez
  • Mike Carver & Kate Wheeler
  • Chicago Tribune Foundation
  • Young Audiences, Inc.

$500 to $999

  • Allstate Foundation
  • Jason Baine
  • Ute Braasch
  • Diane Carr
  • Phil & Miriam Cote
  • Louis D’Angelo
  • The Dietz Family Fund at the Chicago Community Foundation
  • Emporium Arcade
  • Benn Feltheimer
  • Ari Frede & Gail Stern
  • Paul Gilman
  • Louise Anne Glomb
  • Susan Merdinger & Steven Greene
  • James & Margaret Kenny
  • Philip Kenny
  • Kris Kloepper, in memory of Edward Pino
  • Barbara Mueller
  • Susan Murphy
  • Amy & David Nathan
  • Robert & Lindy Reilly
  • Marianne Scanlon
  • Joseph Seliga
  • Sondra Summers & Danny Sugimoto
  • Kelly Upp
  • Gary Warfel
  • Norma Williams

$100-$499

  • Timothy Adams
  • Kimberly Aguirre
  • Yousef Ahmad
  • Joseph Albrecht
  • Jeff Allen
  • Sairah Alvi
  • Amy Amato
  • Connie Amon
  • Patricia Andrews-Keenan
  • Melissa Anyetei
  • April Arnold
  • Gabriel & Michelle Arnson
  • Reagen Atwood
  • Rex Babiera
  • Arthur & Laura Baden
  • Ian Barton
  • Marianne Bass
  • Annie & Alex Bell
  • Katie Belland
  • Bija Bennett
  • Robert Bertog
  • Mari Bertog
  • Susan Blackman
  • MacKenzie Bonk
  • Sarah Bornstein
  • Beth Bradfish
  • Lucy Brandon
  • Paul Brienza
  • Michael Brocious
  • Jeff Brubaker
  • Christine Buck
  • Christopher Burke
  • Burton W. Ruder Foundation
  • Scott Busse
  • James Byrd, Jr.
  • Andy Carter & Diane Herrmann
  • Chalet Landscape & Nursery
  • Annette Champion
  • Rob Cook
  • Pat Corcoran
  • Joel Cornfeld
  • CraftWorks Foundation
  • Timothy Daisy
  • Allison Blakley Davis
  • Kassie Davis
  • Linda DeGuzman
  • Maureen DeRose
  • Discover Financial Services
  • Gloria Donaldson
  • Megan Douglas
  • Sam Dragul
  • Steven Dresner
  • William Dron
  • Gail Drozs
  • Ralph Dudziak
  • Kaitlin Feeney
  • Steven Fegert
  • Jan Feldman
  • Jon Ferlmann
  • Eva Fernandez
  • Amy Fielek
  • Marjorie Findlay
  • Mary Fitzpatrick
  • Will FitzSimons
  • Caleb Frankel
  • Judy Freeman, in honor of Carol Eastin
  • Mirela Gabrovska
  • Laura Glick
  • Douglas Golan
  • Sam Gordon
  • Risa Graff
  • Laurie Green
  • Billie Guthman, in honor of Sandra & Jack Guthman
  • Renee Haber-Schwartz
  • Dianne & Brian Hardy
  • Tracy Maple Hayhurst
  • Janna Henning
  • Colin Henry
  • Kyle Henry
  • Michael Herman
  • Ron & Karen Horning
  • Christopher & Patricia Horsch
  • Arthur Huenecke
  • Doug Imber
  • JLL
  • Kurt Johnson
  • Dhevi Kandasamy
  • James Karagianis
  • William Kelly
  • Courtney Kenny
  • Casey Kenny
  • Alia Khan
  • Kathleen Klein, in honor of John Klein
  • Brian Kochendorfer
  • Andrew Komnick
  • Daniela Kovacheva
  • Nikki Labaschin
  • John Lafferty
  • Judi Lapinsohn
  • Jeffrey Larson
  • Mary Lauder
  • Carol Lauder
  • Legacy Professionals LLP
  • Thomas Leibig & Diane Gonzalez
  • Mat Lignel
  • Sidrat & Yasser Malik
  • Mark Manerik
  • Nicolette Mannella
  • Christopher Marcheschi
  • Graziano Marcheschi
  • Kyle Maryanski
  • Greg Mazza
  • John McCarthy
  • Kevin McCarthy
  • Carol McCarthy
  • Aubrey McCarthy
  • Suzanne McNamara
  • Marcelle McVay
  • Dorri McWhorter
  • Simone Meerbrey
  • P. Loreen Mershimer & Roberto Mustacchi
  • Matt Messinger
  • Daniel Meyer
  • Melissa Mitchell
  • Kathleen & Thomas Moore
  • Elvia Moreno
  • Jill & Michael Morowitz
  • Timothy Mulcrone
  • Lester & Judy Munson
  • Andrew Nigh
  • Heather Nornes
  • Jackie OReilly
  • Rohit Palekar
  • Martha Paschke
  • Jimmy Paul
  • Quinn Pelletier
  • Larry Phillips, Jr.
  • Larry & Judith Pitts
  • Pamela Plehn
  • Rich Porter
  • Melissa Porter
  • Tracy Portnoy
  • Brian Ralston, in memory of David Ralston
  • Karolyn Raphael
  • Donna Rice
  • Steven Ring
  • Lawrence & Grace Roebel
  • James Rottman
  • Francis Sadac
  • Beth Satterfield
  • John Scanlon
  • Joseph Senese
  • Julianna Sheeran
  • Joshua Simons
  • Ron Sitrick
  • Casey Mark Smagala
  • Louise Smith
  • Barry Spilberg
  • Samuel Jacob Spitz
  • Jerry Stefl
  • Jaimie Steinher
  • Samantha Stenzel
  • Phil Stiles
  • Connor Sugrue
  • Karrie Sullivan
  • Nick Talwar
  • Team Us Comedy
  • Lawrence Thalmann, IV
  • Maureen Thomas
  • Victoria Turbov
  • UBS
  • Mimi Upp
  • Luis Valadez
  • John Vazquez
  • Emma Vierck
  • Blase Viti lll
  • Joseph Walsh
  • Anthony Weinberg
  • Robyn Wheeler
  • Cameron White
  • Carla Williams
  • Jake Wisby
  • Kurt Wittenberg
  • Katie Wittenberg
  • Michelle Wojtach
  • Julie Womack
  • Chiara Wrocinski
  • James Yonan
  • Mandy Joi Zaransky
  • Ann Zeiler
  • Will Zeiler

Up to $99

  • Michael Agombar
  • Saira Ahmed
  • Michelle Alba
  • Brenda Allen
  • Michael Alpern
  • John Alviti
  • Amazon Smile
  • Charlie Anderson
  • Aon Foundation
  • Laura & Jonathan April
  • Arthur J. Gallager Foundation
  • Brian Bai
  • Frank Baiocchi
  • Bojan Balaban
  • Reuben Balik, in honor of Rebecca Crystal
  • Megan Barry
  • Matthew Beams
  • Nicole Becker
  • Jack Begley
  • Sarah Bell
  • Adam Bell
  • Thomas Belton
  • Shane Blackburn
  • John Blount
  • Nathan Bradley
  • Bridget Bredemann
  • Arlene Brennan
  • Patti Bridge
  • Mary Bro
  • Terry Broccolo
  • Laura Broccolo
  • Megan Buoniconti
  • Tyler Burke
  • Kay Burnett & Eric Engdahl
  • Bridget Callaghan
  • Frances Carini
  • Vince Carioscia
  • Andy Carpenter
  • Victoria Clifford
  • Alex Coglianese
  • Laura Collins
  • Laurel Connolly
  • Lisa Courtney
  • Brittany Crawshaw
  • Hannah Cushing
  • Sima Dahl
  • Curran Darling
  • Ryan Davis
  • John Dearlove
  • Paul DeGuzman
  • Julia DeRose
  • Alan Devey
  • Julian Dibbell
  • Patrick Dolan
  • Jake Dolan
  • Christopher Doloughty
  • Patrick Dolan
  • Jake Dolan
  • Christopher Doloughty
  • Matthew Doubek
  • Deanne Douglas
  • Carson Drake
  • Laura Dribin
  • Stanislav Dubinovsky
  • Jessica DuBois-Maahs
  • Sean Lee
  • Loren Leeberg
  • Lindsay Lefteroff
  • Toria Lesley
  • Lily Duevel
  • Christopher Dumelle
  • Mark Dunn
  • Julie Dworkin
  • Julia Ebner
  • Katie Eisenstodt
  • Rania El-Sorrogy
  • Sam Fazzini
  • Kathryn Ferrell
  • Brian Finger
  • Marc Fischer
  • Erin Fitzgerald
  • Madeline Flanagan
  • Hugh Jackson Floyd
  • Kevin Ford
  • Kari Frank
  • Alexandra Fraser
  • Katy Gajewicz
  • Alexa Gallagher
  • Kathy Gallo
  • Charlie Gardella
  • Patrick Gaynor
  • Bart Ginocchio
  • Napoleon Gladney
  • Hilda Goldfarb
  • Alan Goldfarb
  • Jenny Goodwin
  • Katherine Graham
  • Mario Guagliardo
  • Elissa Rodriguez Hadac
  • Mouath Halabia
  • Paul Hannah
  • Bennett Hansen
  • Jan Hatcher
  • Emily Hayes
  • Colin Heaberg
  • Branda DeAnne Henry
  • Renee Hochberg
  • Eric & Linda Hochstein
  • Annie Houston
  • iGive.com
  • Nathan Ignoffo
  • Ginger Jackson-Gleich
  • Mason Jappa
  • Juliette Jardim
  • Megan Johns
  • Anna Jonassen
  • Nolan Jones
  • Kelly Karagas
  • Patrick Kasten
  • Jody Katz-Spilberg
  • Sherry Kent
  • Kathryn King
  • Anne Klonsky
  • Abby Knowski
  • Thomas Kono
  • Daniel Koop
  • Deborah Krull
  • Paige Kuklenski
  • Sharon Lanza
  • Lynne Levy
  • Hillary Paige Lewis
  • Philip Limbeck
  • Michelle Livas
  • Mackenzie Sean Logan
  • Luke Lopatka
  • Lauren Elizabeth Macson
  • Olivia Mahler-Haug
  • Ryan Mangone
  • Daniel Marconi
  • Richard Marquardt
  • Sean Masterson
  • Katie Maunsell
  • Andrew May
  • Anne McCarthy
  • Neal McCarthy
  • Margaret McCarthy
  • Kyle McCrudden
  • Quintin McGreevey
  • Meghan McMahon
  • Dan McMahon
  • Caitlin Meller
  • Daniel Micallef
  • Nicholas Miceli
  • Laura Miller
  • Daniel Moynihan
  • Erin Eileen Mueller
  • Meg Nash
  • Madeline Nash
  • Neal Jay Nathan
  • Chelsea Nauman
  • Hannah Nedeau
  • Laura Nelson
  • Kelly Nespor
  • Suzanne Niersbach
  • Linda Nigh
  • Lindsey Nordmark
  • Amber Nordstrom
  • Maggie Norris
  • Jack O’Connor
  • Amy Ogden
  • Jennifer ONeill
  • Laura Paradis
  • Melanie Pardes
  • Lynn Patinkin
  • Allison Patnoe
  • Elizabeth Patton
  • Elaine Peabody
  • Emily Peninger
  • Stephanie Pereira
  • Brendan Perlin
  • Celene Peurye
  • Heather Polek
  • Kara Polek
  • Brittany Prange
  • Jennifer Pratscher
  • Mark Puch
  • Veronica Puryear
  • Kate Pusateri
  • Jordan Pyle
  • James Quinn
  • Alexandra Ramirez
  • Colleen Richardson
  • Ryan Ring
  • Jessica Rodrigue
  • Lindsey Rose
  • Benjamin Ross
  • Abe Rotbart
  • Daniel Ryan
  • Megan Ryan
  • Nushin Samii
  • Abby Sauer
  • Alison Schaffeld
  • Brett Scheland
  • Sallye Schumacher
  • Lawrence Scripp
  • Erin Sells
  • Dixie Sexton
  • Brian Sherry
  • Matthew Sieben
  • Eddie Sikazwe
  • Kevin Skender
  • Monica Skylas
  • Kate Smith
  • Christian Sosa
  • Daniel Spence
  • Jack Spilberg
  • Mike Stahl
  • Rachel Stempell
  • Julia Stewart
  • Rachel Stillman
  • Maureen Stimming
  • Kelsey Stoll
  • Michael & Emily Sugimoto
  • Kristin Sutton
  • Andrew Swindler
  • Mary Beth Talhami
  • Michael Tamillo
  • Laurie Tanenbaum
  • Patrick Tarkey
  • Lyric Thompson
  • Carlos Touza
  • Jess Towsky
  • Ellen Tritschler
  • Patricia Tuchman
  • Paul Tucker
  • Gabriel Tumlos
  • David Tunney
  • Marianne Upp
  • Jan Valukas
  • Jasmin Vassileva
  • George Vavaroutsos
  • Patrick Veech
  • Kristine Viti
  • Susan Kaye Viti
  • Anna Maria Viti-Welch
  • MarcAnthony Walker
  • Lisa Welsh
  • Miranda Weston
  • Anne White
  • Lisa Willeumier
  • Ashley Wilson
  • Julia Wisniewski
  • Michael Wojkowski
  • Annie Wood
  • Jonathan Woodward
  • Travis Woyner
  • Ann Duncan Yonan
  • Stephanie Young
  • Zachary Zajicek
  • Ruth Zimmerman

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We’d love to have your name up there alongside our supporters. EVERY gift makes a creative difference in our CAPE classrooms.