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, 2019 to June 30, 2020.

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

The Davee Foundation
Kimberlee Herold
MacArthur Fund for Culture, Equity, and the Arts at Prince
Burt and Sheli Rosenberg
The Shubert Foundation

$15,000 - $24,999
Anonymous
Commonwealth Edison
Illinois Arts Council Agency
The Northern Trust Company
Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
$7,500 - $14,999

Phil and Jill Calian
Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
The Seabury Foundation
Gwendolyn Whiteside and Ian Van Handel

$5,000 - $7,499

City of Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
Brenda and James Grusecki
Michael and Cara Levinson
Rama Ranganathan
Seyfarth LLP
Kathy Smith
Robert A. White

$2,500 - $4,999

Anixter Foundation
Anonymous
David and Sissy Coffin
Jim and Lori Hock
Keith and Erica Karlson
Leonard X. and Arlene Rosenberg
Kerry Straub and Neil O’Callaghan
Barbara and Randy Thomas

$1,000 - $2,499

American Theatre Wing
Anonymous
Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Heather Barnfield
Ben Rosenthal Foundation
Marcy and Greg Carlin
Dan and Julie Collins
Chris Johnson Gordon and Scott Gordon
Craig and Linda Grannon
Sarajane Johnson
Karlson Garza LLC
Laura and Leonard Loventhal
Patrick and Cynthia Murray
Tana and Kevin Reich
David and Libby Savner
Jai Shekhawat
Darrel and Shirley Whiteside
Alan Zunamon and Nancy Cunniff

$500 - $999

Actors’ Equity Foundation
Peter and Bari Amadio
Larry Brandenburg
Tyson Carter and Sarah Nowak
Tim Cunniff
J.A. Friedman
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
Mary and Michael Goodkind
Jim Moles
Jim Robinson
Frank Talaga
Stephen Wanaski

$250 - $499

Anonymous
Richard Blass
Manny Buckley and Steven P. Wroten
Michael Budzik
Dennis Carlin
Elyse Dolan and Will Brackenbury
John Falduto
Michael and Mona Heath
Jeffrey Jahns
Philip Earl Johnson
James Joseph
Katey Key and Philip Desforges
Jean Klingenstein
Therese Lysaught
Michael Mahler and Dara Cameron
Anne and Keith Moffat
Cary Morgen
Jill O’Brien
Nancy and Gary Prior
Editha Rosario and Alex Moore
The Saints
LaBonney Taylor
Aris Theologis
United Way of Metro Chicago
Ann Whitney
Sue Wilde
Tilly Wilhoite

$100 - $249

Jonathan Arbarbanel
David Adams
Anonymous
Aron Bloch
James and Sandra Boves
Jason Brett
Kerry Bryson
Joseph Burns
Thomas and Meg Claggett
Rick Cleveland
Dennis Cockrum
Jeannette Cole
Mike Colky
Austin Cook
Bruce Coughlin
Catherine Daniels
Sue and Don Danner
Gary and Janet Davis
Sue and Clark Davoust
Joe and Paula Dempsey
Mary Dempsey
Leonara Dickson
Richard Dowd
Douglas Dowden
Rita Dragonette
Exelon Foundation
Joe Foust
Tom and Kate Geraty
Jared Gooding
Mary Jo Griesenauer
Carole Griggs
Joe Hartness and Troy Baresel
Marty Higginbotham and Ashley Bishop
Philip and Sandra Johnson
Jamie Pachino and Lindsay Jones
Kevin and Cathy Kelly
Julie Koerner
Jason Krumwiede
Susan Leith
Larry Levin
Larry Long
Andrea McNaughton and Thaddaeus Smith
April Meyers
Heather Meyers and Roger Grum
John Mohrlein
Kimberly Mosberg
Michael Mulcahey
David and Agnes Murdoch
Megan Murray
Donald Newsom
John O’Malley
David Palmer
Suzy Petri and Robert Brueler
Merril Prager and John Levine
Glen Prezembel
Rodney Quainton
Diane Rener
Helen Rigby
Suzy and Tim Robertson
Cindi Roeters
Melissa Roeters
David and Stacey Ross
Roche Schulfer and Mary Beth Fisher
Thomas L. Seal
Estelle Spector
Audrey and Nicholas Stone
Lois Trautvetter
Wandachristine
Tom Yocky and Kathryn Simon

True Blue Annual Fund
Jonathan Abarbanel
Bari Amadio
Jan Bach
Robert Becker
Jim and Sandy Boves
Larry Bradenburg
Bill Brown
Cynthia Brown
Dennis Carlin
Marcy and Greg Carlin
Thomas and Meg Claggett
Jeanette Cole
Michael Colky
Sue and Don Danner
Gary Davis
Rita Dragonette
J.A. Friedman
Michael and Mary Goodkind
Chris and Scott Gordon
Kathy and John Goudie
Craig and Linda Grannon
James P. and Brenda S. Grusecki
Kimberlee Herold
Maria Jarvis
Sarajane Johnson
Laura and Leonard Loventhal
Peggy and Luis Mejias
Jim Moles
Kimberly Mosberg
Michael Mulcahey
Anthony Pellegrino
Nancy and Gary Prior
Rodney Quainton
Tana and Kevin Reich
Kathleen Richards
Cindi Roeters
Melissa Roeters
Leonard X. and Arlene Rosenberg
David and Stacey Ross
Laura Sachs
David and Libby Savner
Roche Schulfer and Mary Beth Fisher
Thomas Seal
Estelle Spector
Arthur Stengel
Barbara and Randy Thomas
Wendy Whiteside and Ian Van Handel
Ann Whitney
Tom Yocky
The X Fund - honoring the legacy of Burton X. Rosenberg

Steven Anixter / Anixter Foundation
Anonymous
Dawn Bach
Matthew Brumlow
Manny Buckley and Steve Wroten
Phil Calian
Dara Cameron and Michael Mahler
Dennis Carlin
Marcy and Greg Carlin
Tyson Carter and Sarah Nowak
Dennis Cockrum
David and Sissy Coffin
Ted Cornell
Jill DeVaney
Elyse Dolan
Rita Dragonette
Matt and Hillary Ebach
Joan Esposito
Peter and Patti Fazio
Joe Foust
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
Joe Glossberg
Bill and Judy Goldberg
Craig and Linda Grannon
Brenda and James Grusecki
Matt and Beth Hafter
Anne and Grant Hendricks
Kimberlee Herold
Marty Higginbotham
Jeffrey Jahns
Philip Earl Johnson
Sarajane Johnson
Lindsay Jones
James Joseph
Keith and Erica Karlson
Steve Key
Ed Kross
Donald Kurasch
James Leaming and Carmen Roman
Michael and Cara Levinson
Andrea McNaughton and Thaddaeus Smith
Heather Meyers
Anne and Keith Moffat
John Mohrlein
Gerald Pauling
Roxanne Perillo
Suzy Petri
Merril Prager and John Levine
Ben and Nancy Randall
Rama Ranganathan
Suzy and Tim Robertson
Camille Robinson
Editha Rosario and Alexis Moore
Leonard X. and Arlene Rosenberg
Sheli Z. Rosenberg
Sarah Ross
David and Libby Savner
Seyfarth LLP
Richard Shavzin
Jessica (Grace) Smith
Kathy Smith
Zachary Stevenson
James Still
Dan Thomas
Wandachristine
Darrel and Shirley Whiteside
Wendy Whiteside and Ian Van Handel
Roberta Zabel
American Blues Ensemble & Artistic Affiliates

In Kind Contributions

CH Distillery
David and Sissy Coffin
Elyse Dolan
John and Kathy Goudie
Sarajane Johnson
Jim Leaming and Carmen Roman
Michael Mahler and Dara Cameron
Megan Robertson
Suzy Robertson
Burt and Sheli Rosenberg
Stephen Spencer
Tag’s Bakery
Gwendolyn Whiteside and Ian Van Handel

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES

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

MAJOR CORPORATE DONORS

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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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