Donor List - American Blues Theater

DONOR LIST

We are honored to recognize the following contributors who enable American Blues Theater’s artistic programming and community service. This list includes donations from our True Blue Annual Fund, GutterBall, Blue Bash, production sponsors, and other individual contributions given from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.

American Blues Theater is grateful for every contribution. We regret that due to space limitations we are unable to list donations under $99. Please accept our deepest appreciation as your donation makes a difference!

We made every effort to keep this list as accurate and complete as possible. Please contact us to correct any unintentional errors or omissions.

$25,000 and above

Anonymous
The Chicago Community Trust
Kimberlee Herold
The Illinois Arts Council Agency
John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Prince Charitable Trusts

$15,000 - $24,999

Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
Commonwealth Edison
The Davee Foundation
The Shubert Foundation

$7,500 - $14,999

Clary Butler
Phil and Jill Calian
David and Sissy Coffin
Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Brenda and James Grusecki
A. Montgomery Ward Foundation
Gwendolyn Whiteside and Ian Van Handel

$5,000 - $7,499

Lee Ayers
Heather Barnfield
Chris and Ingrid Burrichter
Gitta K. Jacobs
The Northern Trust Company
Burt and Sheli Rosenberg

$2,500 - $4,999

Anixter Foundation
Marcy and Greg Carlin
Brian Carothers
City of Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Eileen and William Conaghan
Gina Foley
Ray Garza
Seyfarth Shaw, LLP
Matthew and Sharon Tassone
Barbara and Randy Thomas

$1,000 - $2,499

Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Lane Brady
Tyson Carter and Sarah Nowak
Hillary and Matt Ebach
Eurex
Michael and Mary Goodkind
Craig and Linda Grannon
Matt and Beth Hafter
Jim and Lori Hock
Sarajane Johnson
Keith and Erica Karlson
Mike and Trudy Kelly
Michael and Cara Levinson
Benjamin Rosenthal Foundation
Anne and Keith Moffat
Patrick and Cynthia Murray
Ben and Nancy Randall
Tana and Kevin Reich
Megan Robertson and Tanner McCleerey
Suzy and Tim Robertson
Leonard X. and Arlene Rosenberg
Libby and David Savner
Carol and David Stone
Kerry Straub and Neil O’Callaghan
Darrel and Shirley Whiteside

$500 - $999

Actors’ Equity Foundation
Peter and Bari Amadio
Dawn Bach and Rawl Thurman
Michelle Blanck
Larry Brandenburg
Lawrence Broutman
Steven Dietz
J.A. Friedman
Chris Johnson Gordon and Scott Gordon
James Joseph
Jim Moles
Rama Ranganathan
RMB Capital
Editha Rosaro and Alexios Moore
Heather and Randy Steinmeyer
LaBonney Taylor
Thompson Coburn LLP
Patricia Walsh

$250 - $499
Christine Anderson
Ed and Laura Blatchford
Dennis Carlin
Keith Carlson
Craig and Karen Carothers
Deanna Dunagan
Exelon
Forefront
Andrienne Gomez
Carole Griggs
Heather Meyers and Roger Grum
James and Lois Hobart
Jean Klingenstein
Jim Leaming and Carmen Roman
Michael Mahler and Dara Cameron
Andrea McNaughton
Christopher and Ann Motogawa
David and Agnes Murdoch
Nancy and Gary Prior
Jazmine Reynolds
Sarah E. Ross
The Saints
Ann Whitney
Sue Wilde
Steven P. Wroten
Amy and Benjamin Yingling

 

$100 - $249

Anonymous
Bret Angelos
Thomas and Deborah Barnes
Richard Blass
Barbara Bobbitt
Matthew Brumlow
Kerry Bryson
Michael Cainkar
David Camic
Cynthia Chase
Meg and Thomas Claggett
Jeanette Cole
Mike Colky
Sue and Clark Davoust
Leonora Dickson
Elyse Dolan
Wendy Donahue
Rita Dragonette
Joan Esposito
Marilynne Felderman
Arlene and Bill Flynn
Donald Fowler
Lynn Gilliland
Susan Haimes
Joe Hartness and Troy Baresel
Sheana Hermann
Michelle Holland
Kathleen Jenkins
James Jensen
Philip Earl Johnson
Norma and Glen Kanwit
Zachary Kenney
Ed Kross
Jason Krumwiede
Larry Levin
Therese Lysaught
Greg Matke
April Meyers
John Mohrlein
Mila Novak
Mary O’Dowd
Joe Orlando
Ann Ostrander
Larua and Dan Pearce
Roxanne Perillo
Henry Perritt
Denise Petersen
Suzanne Petri and Robert Brueler
Shaun and Katie Phillips
Prudential Financial Inc.
Irene and Shelly Reitman
Cindi Roeters
Melissa Roeters
Bette Schoenholtz
Roche Schulfer and Mary Beth Fisher
Carol Senderowitz
Jenna Steffy
Frank Talaga
Ben Thompson
Catherine Vollick
Charlotte Ziporyn

True Blue Annual Fund

Jonathan Abarbanel
Peter and Bari Amadio
Lee Ayers
Heather Barnfield
Dorothy Barry
Larry Brandenburg
Matthew Brumlow and Cora Vander Broek
Clary Butler
Dennis Carlin
Marcy and Greg Carlin
Craig and Karen Carothers
Thomas and Meg Claggett
David and Sissy Coffin
Mike Colky
Joe and Paula Dempsey
Rita Dragonette
Deanna Dunagan
Arlene and Bill Flynn
Donald Fowler
J.A. Friedman
Brenda and James Grusecki
Susan Haimes
Alvin Hawkins
Kimberlee Herold
Lois and Jim Hobart
Jim and Lori Hock
Sarajane Johnson
Norma and Glen Kanwit
Mike and Trudy Kelly
Andrea McNaughton
Anne and Keith Moffat
Christopher and Ann Motogawa
David and Agnes Murdoch
Mila Novak
Anthony Pellegrino
Nancy and Gary Prior
Marge Punter
Ben and Nancy Randall
Irene and Shelly Reitman
Leonard X and Arlene Rosenberg
Sarah E. Ross
Marcy Rumsfeld
David and Libby Savner
Bette Schoenholtz
Roche Schulfer and Mary Beth Fisher
Carol Senderowitz
David and Carol Stone
Kerry Straub and Neil O’Callaghan
Carole Trotter
Sabina and Jim Vincze
Patricia Walsh
Ann Whitney
Tom Yocky and Kathryn Simon
Charlotte Ziporyn

In Kind Contributions

A Red Orchid Theatre
Ashland Addison Florist
Lee Ayers
Dawn Bach
Eric Backus
Heather Barnfield
Ed Blatchford
Blue Man Group
BOKA Restaurant Group
Manny Buckley
Dara Cameron
Darren Canady
Greg Carlin
Tyson Carter
CH Distillery
Chicago Athletic Clubs
Chicago Botanic Gardens
Chicago Children’s Theatre
Chicago Cubs
Chicago Fire Soccer Club
The Chicago Mosaic School
Chicago Red Stars
Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago White Sox
Chicago Wolves
David and Sissy Coffin
ComEd
Comedy Sportz Theater
Court Theatre
Ian Paul Custer
Dinkel’s Bakery & Cafe
Elyse Dolan
Drury Lane Theatre
Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
Exhale
Fey & Co. Jewelers
First Ascent
First Folio Theatre
Gene Siskal Film Center
Jared Gooding
The Goodman Theatre
John and Kathy Goudie
Jaclyn and Shawn Goudie
GT Prime
The Gundis Kurdish Kitchen
Matt Hafter
Heaven’s Door
Kimberlee Herold
Jim Hock
Hotel Versey
iO Theater
The Joffrey Ballet
Philip Earl Johnson
Rebecca Johnson
Sandy Johnson
Sarajane Johnson
Lindsay Jones
Keith Karlson
Steve Key
KOVAL Distillery
Kubo
Laguinitas
Jim Leaming and Carmen Roman
Lettuce Entertain You
Lifeline Theatre
Like No Other Beauty Boutique
Lookingglass Theatre Company
Loyola University Chicago Athletics
Lula Cafe
Lyric Opera of Chicago
MAB Capital Management
Michael Mahler
Marriott Theatre
Heather Meyers
Anne and Keith Moffat
Tom Morello
Beth Murphy
Murphy’s Rooftop Company
Music of the Baroque
Christopher J. Neville
New 400 Theater
Northlight Theatre
Northwestern Athletics
NPR
Old Town School of Folk Music
Palette & Chisel Academy of Fine Arts
Paramount Theater
Peninsula Players
Porchlight Music Theater
Raven Theatre
Redtwist Theatre
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
Revolution Brewing
Rivers Casino
Suzy Robertson
Rock2Gems Jewelry
Burt and Sheli Rosenberg
Leonard X. and Arlene Rosenberg
Maia Rosenfeld
Larry Schulman
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Shattered Globe Theatre
Shaw’s Crab House
Shedd Aquarium
Shoreline Sightseeing
Shubert Theater
Sideshow Theatre
Silver Poplar Studios
Steep Theatre
Steppenwolf Theater
Zachary Stevenson
Kerry Straub and Neil O’Callaghan
Studio Debonair
StudioUs
Summer House Santa Monica
Matthew Tassone
Ben Thompson
Nia Tavoularis
TimeLine Theatre
Untitled Supper Club
Urban Oasis
Victory Gardens Theater
VikArt Beauty
“Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me”
WBEZ
Gwendolyn Whiteside and Ian Van Handel
Willamette Valley Vineyards
Writers’ Theater

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES

American Blues Theater
4809 N. Ravenswood Ave., Suite 221
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 654-3103

MAJOR CORPORATE DONORS

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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MAJOR FOUNDATION DONORS

The Shubert Foundation
Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
MacArthur Foundation
Illinois Arts Council
Prince Charitable Trusts
Chicago Community Trust

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