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Our Donors

"Our donors are our lifeline and make everything we do possible. Thank you!"
  —Dorothy Milne, Artistic Director

The following foundations, corporations, and individuals have made significant contributions to Lifeline Theatre. Their generosity and enthusiasm have made our efforts a success. These donations provide support for our programs, our Arts for All initiatives, and general operating expenses.

This list includes gifts/pledges received between July 1, 2015 and May 10, 2017.


Foundation & Government Support
Alphawood Foundation Chicago
Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
The Chicago Community Trust: Persons with Disabilities Fund
Chicago CityArts, a grant from the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
The Grover Hermann Foundation
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Illinois Humanities Council
Lagunitas Brewing Co. Community Grant Program
MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince
The PAV Grant Fund
Polk Brothers Foundation
Poubelle Fund, a Donor Advised Fund of Renaissance Charitable Foundation
S&C Foundation
The Saints Matching Grant
The Shubert Foundation
Corporate Support
AmazonSmile Foundation
Anonymous
A.R.T. League, Inc.
Benjamin E. Sherman & Sons, Inc.
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Illinois
Cornerstone Investment Group, Inc.
Delk McNally LLP
ExxonMobile Match
FGMK—Chicago Accounting and Consulting Firm, LLC
FlexPrint Inc.
Ingredion
Mesirow Financial
The Private Bank
Rogers Park Social
Willis Towers Watson
Donations of $2,500 and Up
Anonymous
Peter Calibraro
Nona C. Flores
Loreli Fritz-Cohn & Steven Cohn
Barbara J. Geist
Mark & Diane Gluskin
Mark & Melanie Greenberg
Craig Griffith
David Herro
Cynthia Hunt Rudolph
Patricia Kelley
The Lehoczky Escobar Family
Donna Mavros
Lisbeth Maxwell
Lorraine & Bill McNally
Katie McNally
Nicole & Andy Murray
Sessy Nyman
Julia Sagalovsky
Roche Schulfer & Mary Beth Fisher
James Sie & Doug Wood
Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Skidmore
Elissa Speizman
Brian & Shannon Swierczek
Becky Tinkham & Chris Prouty
Marilyn Tyler
Donations of $1,000-$2,499
Anna Anrod
In Memory of Neil Lifton
Ralph & Marilyn Bava
Christina Calvit & Eric C. Haugen
Maribeth Calvit-Muchmore
Joyce Chelberg
Barbara & Keith Clayton
Bill & Alexandra Cole
Vicki Curtis & William Siavelis
Alan Donahue
James E. Grote
Rose Marie Houston
Tom & Julie Irvine
Cindy & Jay Johnson
Susan & Dan Johnson
Jay D. Lenn and Gregory J. Diercks
Jeannie & Gabe Leonard
Patricia & Richard Lewis
Frank & Gigi McCollum
Therese McGuire
Paula & Bill McMenamin
Tracey Nicastro
Barb Richardson
Megan & Ryan Roberts
Roberta & Warren Ruby
Phil & Amy Timberlake
Laura J. Wilhelm
Donations of $500-$999
Connie Abels
Tom Adair
Amy & Micah Adams
Angela Agne
Howard Aronson
Judith & Sam Bernstein
Tyrone Clark
John & Mel Collins
Dwayne Cornelius
Beth & Tom Coronelli
Tommy & Debbie Foster
Meredith George
Michael Glasser & Sharon Rosenberg
Pam & Glenn Gray
Ed & Carole Grote, Proud Parents
Michael & Mona Heath
Nancy & Nate Jarvinen
Maureen Kelly
Susan Lannin & Albert Ettinger
Bob Lewis
Robert Lewis
Fran & Chuck Licht
Madelyn MacMahon
Belinda Mathie & Brian Haag
Dana Mavros
Mr. & Mrs. Bob Maxwell
Catherine Nagler
Josh Nelson
Bruce & Karren Ray
Evan and Laura Richards
Charlie & Elizabeth Robinson
Bill Rush
Danielle & Pete Rutkowski
William J. Savage
Sharon Seeder
Pat Shaw
Janet Storlie & Ray Schooley
Peggy Sullivan
Richard & Karen Weiland
Maria Whelan
Donations of $250-$499
Patti Anderson
Kyra Auslander
David Ball
Elizabeth Beyreis
Galen Bodenhausen
Mary Boylan & Dennis Spearman
Claire Braverman
Tom & Jeanine Breen
Tom & Mary Beth Brown
David Brown
Denise Calvert
Aurelio Camozziv
Michael Cardinale & Autumn Mather
Dan Clancy
Vicki Curtis & William Siavelis
Beth Demes & Barry Mullen
Dan Drake
Linda Fairbanks & Jeanne Devore
Brenna Flaugher & H. Thomas Diehl
Alan Goldberg & Cookie Gluck
Joan Riley & James Goodridge
Anita Gottlieb
Dan Grant
Richard & Dorothy Gregory
Mr. Howard Grill
Kathleen Hagerty
Gary & Carol Hart
Joe Hartness & Troy Baresel
Mark Haugen
John Hawes & Mary McArthur
Bruce & Beth Holmquist
Betsy Jeffries
Jeffrey Jens
Rachel Kaplan & Bob Riesman
Barbra Kaufman
Kris Kauzlaric
In Honor of Eli Van Sickel
Ann Kelly
Kathy Kirn & David Levinson
Emily Backe & Brian Kral
Barbara Lanctot
Frances Limoncelli
Melvin Lopata
Frank Maguire & Ron Heister
Mike Manelli
Nancy McCarthy
Dan & Callen Migacz
Joe Moore
Larry Moss
Javier & Olga Nunez
Megan Ormiston
Mrs. Edward Pappert
Dave & Carole Perlman
Maghanne Phillips
Bill Salvato & John Gordon
Sherry Scharschmidt
Amy Shuffleton & Noah Sobe
Evelyn M. Siegel & Joel S. Siegel
Nancy Smith
Stephen & Lynn Spencer
Bridgette Stack
Janis & Gardnar Stevens
Wilma Stevens
Rick Stoneham
Dave Studenmund
Casmir & Dorothy Szczepaniak
Barbara & Randy Thomas
Melanie Tillmanns
Virginia Tolford
Richard Rison & John Tolley
Joanne Tremulis
John & Gabrielle Vargo
Michael Wollensak
Vicki & Howard Wright
Donations of $100-$249
Anonymous
David Abrams
Judith Akers
Barbara & Ron Altman
Michael & Joyce Altman
Adam Altman
Jane Anonymous
Lisa Applegate & Mike Van Haelewyn
Allyson Austin
Julie Badel
Jake Baker
Tracy Baldwin
Linda & Michael Berry
John & Stephanie Blaser
Gary & Linda Blumenshine
Dan & Andrea Bonkowski
Richard Bough & David Easterbrook
David Brauner
Betsy Burtelow & Jim Boyer
Brian Bush & Sarah Leonard
Jack Callahan
John Calvit
Rosemary Calvit
Claire Camozzi
Colette Camozzi
Bruce Caris & Robin Bourne-Caris
Emily Carlson
Ms. Susan Chemler
Norine Chiu
Jill Chukerman Test & Tom Test
Susan Chun
Mila Cohen
Denis Conlon
Myrel Cooke
Sally Cooper
Marilyn Coopersmith
Alan Copeland
Lino Darchun
Susan Davoust & Clark Davoust
Ernie & Tracy Deak
Dana Desjardins
In Memory of Don Gerkow By Christine Dithomas
Mimi Duginger
Glenda Duncan
Kate Early
Carol Edelson
Inna Elterman
The Emanuel Family Foundation
Paul Embree
Nancy Engel
The Factory Theater
Liz Feldman
Loretta Ferlauto
Mary Finn
Jad Fischer
Peter & Bonnie Flanzer
James Foley
Bradley Foster
Susan Foster
Rhoda & Lewis Freyer
Judy Friedman
Kay Furey
Lisa Gardner
Magda & Matt Garrison
Denise Fiducia & Brooks Gerlach
Jeff Ginsberg
Dave Goldberg
Bonnie Goldenberg
Carrie Goldman & Andrew Segall
In Honor of Peter Greenberg & Jenifer Tyler
Roz & David Greenstein
Diane Gregart
Manny Guevara
Victoria Gustafson
Karen and Martin Halacy
Melanie R. Hannon
Krystine Hansen
Doug & Laurie Hart
Jill Heidrich
Linda Henderson
Cynthia Ho
Philip Holsted
Donald Honchell & Susan Horn
Anne Houston
John R. Hummel & Cynthia S. Mark-Hummel
Ronna Jacobson
Linda & Alan Jacobson
Martha Jameson
Dixie Johnson
Angela & Christopher Johnston
Joanne Kalnitz & Marshall Sorkin
Paula Kamen
Melissa Karalok
Gina Kennedy
Shawn & Karen King
Carolyn & Gordon Kirk
Janis Klawans
Nick & Kim Konczak
Judith Kowal & Bob Kucera
Jacquie Krupka
Timothy Lally Design
Cheryl Lamm
Claudia & Morton Lane
Julie Layton & Jim Weber
Zachary Lehman
Linda Leibsker
Dan Lennington
Barbara and Jack Levie
Gloria & John Levin
Betsy Lewin
Belle Lopez
Nancy & Jeff Lowenthal
Connie Luecke
Missy & Mike Mabry
Kate Mahoney
Mr. & Mrs. James B. Mann
David Martin
Jim & Gay Mather
Mr. & Mrs. Anthony Mavros
Philip R. May
Jim McDaniel & Kevin Hochberg
Ellen McKnight & Jeffrey Schumacher
Joanne Mcnally
Sally & Corey McPherrin
Stacey Meyer
Carla Miller
Ellen Mitchell
Evemarie Moore
Susan & Kenneth Morrison
Kim Morrow
James & Brooke Murphy
Maria Myrianthopoulos
Cynthia Nethercut
Mila Novak
Tamara O`Leary
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Odishoo
Noel Ohearn
Sue Ontiveros
Bonnie Ostrowsky
Ms. Peggy Papaioannou
Joseph & Wendy Park
Ann Parkinson
Carol Patterson
Juliane Pearson
Jean Perkins
Michael & Jennifer Pichla
Lisa Pildes and Michael Sehr
Mark & Joanna Pinsky
Chrystin Pleasants
Mary Plunkett
Judith Pree
Jerry Proffit
Alexander Ramos
Adele Rapport
Margarita Redmond
Virginia Rose Reed
Forrest & Fran Rice
David & Donna Richert
Kevin Rogers
William Rosen
Joyce Saricks
Michael Schneider
Eileen Schoenherr-Zampa
Marybeth Schroeder and Charlie Vernon
Renee Schwartz
Mike & Linda Scussel
Ada Skyles & Kent Wilcox
Christine Slivon
Martha Sloan
Paul Smithivas
Bob & Rosemary Stuebi
Carol Stukey
Dan & Lauri Sullivan
Leanne Thomas
Martin Till
Joshua & Kathryn Tyler
Mary Vanslyck
Arjun Vellayappan
Kara Wagner Sherer
Kathleen Walsh
Jeremy Wechsler & Anne Penniston
Eileen & Tom Wehrheim
Norman & Eve Weinberg
Julie Weingarz
Karen Werner
Beverly Wesolowski
Regina Wiethop & Greg Kokes
Gary Wigoda
Emily Wills
Betsey Wills & Scott Wills
Judi & Bill Wood
Lisa Yondorf
Dolly York
David Zampa
Adam Zysk
Donations of $1-$99
Anonymous
Joyce Albi
Joshua Allard
Katharina Altman
Leslie Kiefer Amann
Shelley Anderson
Cristina Anichini
Brandon & Jill Antoniewicz
Toni Apicelli
Aaron Baker
Marie Balice-Ward
Jeralyn Baran
Sara Barrett
Stan Barrish & Claire Odland
Mollie Bass
Josh Bell
Charles Berglund & William Rush
Susan Besson
Therese Betzenhauser
Joyce Bishop
Annette Bjorling
Mj Black
Janice Blixt
Ralph Block
Barbara Blough
Barbara Bolsen
Joyce Bonzo
Noelle Borge
Bryan Bosque
Patrick Boyle
Darlene Brill
Sandra Brown
Katie Brunick
Stephanie Bunch
Denise Burch
Cathy Burke
Bruce Buttny
Jessie Bylander
Vicki Capalbo
Carrie Carlson
Wendy Cerny
Karyn Chmel
Shonelle Clark
Julie Clawson
John Coats
Deborah Cohen
Michael P. Cohen & Lisa A. Goldberg
Mary Conneely
Nicole Conrad
Mark & Allyson Coppin
Patrick Corbett
Michael Corbin
Braden Core
Gwendolyn Cornelius
Darwin Corrin
Jason Coulter
Jennifer Cozad
Evelyn Crews
Mr. & Mrs. Charles Cross
Lisa Crovella
Tom Csepregi
Megan & James Cusick
Patricia Dalke
Laura De Crocq
Dina De Laurentis
Chris Deering
Major & Mrs. George F. Dempsey, USAF (Ret.)
Russell Dern
Sharon Di Giacomo
Robert Doepp
Suzanne Drews
Bonita Driscoll
Grace A. Dumelle
Beth Dunlap & George Weyer
Jarus Durnett
Andrew Dykens
Ralph Eads
Joanne Edmonds
Anna Edwards
Marshall Ellenstein
Linda & Dean Englund
Lou Ann Erikson
Cameron Estrich
Natalie Evans
Christine Evans
Lori & Bob Everett
Diane Fairchild
Norma Felbinger
Nancy Feldman
Rob Ferry
Janet Ferstein
Monique Flasch
Anne Fleming
Jenene M. Francis
Susan Franz
Sharon Fuller
Mark Gajeton
Susan & David Galatzer-Levy
William Garmisa
Ireta Gasner
Dennis & Sandra Gaynor
Kurt Gelhausen
Debra Gentner
Patricia Giesfeldt
Doris Gilbert
Janice Gintzler
Sarah Goeden
Anneliese Goetz
The Goldfarbs
Jan Gollins & Dana Leo
Donna Gooch
Barbara Goodman & Lee Shaler
Jacqueline D. Gordy
Carol Graczyk
In Memory of Bernie Greenberg
Debra Griffith
Pam Grout
Robert & Liza Guequierre
Claudia Guzman
Theresa Hahn
Katie McLean
Elaine Halama
Philip & Diane Hale
Arthur Hansen
Liz Hanson
Priscilla Harbut
Thomas Harris
Howard Harris
John Harris
Elizabeth Hart
Heather Hartley
Beth Havlat
Gayle & Kurt Hedlund
Gloria Henderson
Tommy Henry
Alice Herman & Hal Temkin
Jack Hickey
Janet Hieshetter & Eric Greenberg
Charles Hoffman
Maria Hoffman
Kristin Hoffmann
Jean Howlett
Lacinda Hummel
Laura Hutchison
Douglas Hutton
Michael Hyman
Danna Jabri
Thomas Jacobs
Britt Jacobsen
Kristin Jacobsen
Eitan Jaffe
Paul Jenkins
Edward Jeszka
Peter Joelson
Jackie Johnson
Judy Juenger
Robin & Gary Kahen
Mary Kane
Eric Karolak
Barry & Mimi Katz
Lindsay Kaufman
Phillip Kelley
Mike Kelly
James King
Stuart Kipnis
Janice Knight
Scott Knopf
Holly Kogan
Mary Kopacz
Marcia Korman
Barbara Kovel
Steven & Faye Krasner
Alex Kyger
Jenny Lamb
Brock Leach
Caroline Lee
Lauren Leitao
Gerri Leon
Ken Leone & Suzanne Reid
Melissa Leone
Margarita Levina
Stephen Levy
Steven Levy
Douglas Liberati
Doris Long
Laura Lothschutz
Joel Loughman
David & Eleanor Lukens
Stephanie Lundeen
Jacqueline Lustig
Diane Maloney
Alexandra Margo Malos
Julia Maness
Michael Manuel & Susan Ataman
Mark Marcus
Theresa Markham
Cynthia Marler
Leslye Martinez
Mike Matheson
Nancy Mazurowski
Chris Mccoy
Tyler Mcdonald
Peter & Kate McGovern
Kevin Mclemore
Erin McRaith
Katherine McSpadden
Debora Mehlert
Bennett & Diane Melnick
Rebecca Meyer
Martha Meyer & Mitch Milner
Suzanne Meyering
Joanne Meyers
Karen Minturn
Marjorie Monaghan
Cary & Tom Mondschean
Melinda Moore
Jane Mueller
Colleen Mullarkey
Richard & Maribeth Murphy
Patrick Murray
Patricia Nakai
Eleanor Nangle
Michael Nelson
Cynthia Nicholson
Sue Noller
Nancy E. North
Meagan Novara
Mary Jo Nutter
Haley O`Rourke
Susan Obrien
Laurie Odell
Scott OKen
Laura Olsen
Roy Olson
Katie Ordover
Florence Orosz
Karen Osborne
Sara & Mack Overton
Amy Pagliarella
Christopher Paicely
David Painter & Jean Carroll
Naomi Patschke
Victoria Peel
Lauren Penny
Gerri Persin
Dan Pettit
Robert Pfeil
Jo Piazza
Lea & Dustin Pinsky
Gina Plooster
Joshua Pollack
Sandra Popik
Marianne Quinn
Genny Ramos
Katie & Kurt Rathslag
Tom Ray
Renate Reichs
Kelly Reine
Sheron Rice
Megan Richards
Andy Richardson
Elysia Ringwald
Peter Robinson
Linda R. Rogers
Angie Rose-Mueller
Robert Rosen
Sandra Rosenquist
Laura Rovang
Sandra Ruckdaeschel
Mary Ryan
Barbara Ryan & Pedro Ortiz
Eileen Saam
Sonia Sahai
Janet Schroeder
Kathy Schubert
Joy Schuler
Joanie Schultz
Jonathan Schwart
Brian Sebby
Caitlin Sellnow
Howard & Ruthlynn Shapiro
Hannah Shearn
Gianna Shepard
Kelly Shermach
Marvin & Phyllis Siegel
Sarane & Bruce Siewerth
Lauren Simon
Ellen Simsohn
Sara Skelly
Sarah Skilton
Mary Sliwinski
Gloria & Daniel Smith
Barbara Spiegel
Janet Spitzer
Paul & Trish Srnak
Tim Stegeman
April Stercula
Victoria Sterling
Jennifer Stevenson
John Stockstill
Marcia Stoll
Jennifer Stratman
Julie Strauss
David Strieff
Kevin & Lisa Stringer
Paul Stroili
Jim Sugrue
Amy Swida
Cheryl Szucsits
Mila Tabor
John Taflan
Margaret Thielen
Michael Thomas
James and Betsy Thompson
Kathie & Ron Tinkham
Alicia Tippins
Barbara Tochterman
Merle & Tom Tresser
Peggy Tschannen
Kiryl Tsukerman
Daria Ushytko
Maddelyn Vanicelli
Richie Vavrina
Todd & Kris Vicsik
Dona Vitale
Susan Vizurraga
Natalie & Mark Wainwright
Victor & Jane Walchirk
Nancy Wallace
Bronna Wasserman
Mark Westcott
George Weyer
Katherine White
Ken Wieselman
Joe & Kelly Wilkins
Janet Willer & Mark Osing
Sean Wilson
Odonnell Winchester
Harold J. Winston
Catie Withers
Christina Woelke
Barbara Wolf
Dorothy Wolff
Renee Woods
Toby Wright
Lauren Yarbrough
Victor Yipp
Martha Yount
Isabel Zack
Jody Zylke
Corporate In-Kind Support
2nd Story
Ala Carte Entertainment
Alan Donahue
Aly & Brian Amidei
American Theatre Company
Ann Sather Restaurant
Art Encounter
Aveda Institute Chicago
Burnt City Brewing
Chicago A Cappella
Chicago Botanic Garden
Chicago Condo Management & Maintenance Co.
Chicago Dramatists
Chicago History Museum
Chicago Shakespeare Theatre
Chicago Sinfonietta
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
City Lit Theatre
Coopers Hawk Winery
Court Theatre
Cpx Sports
Cutforth
Cynthia Hunt
DA Vinci Group
Days Inn Chicago
Dinkel`s Bakery, Inc
Donna Mavros
Dorothy Milne
Double Door
East Bank Club
Eli`s Cheesecake Company
Emerald City Theatre
Eric Backus
Factory Theatre
Fireside Restaurant
Gene Siskel Film Center
Harrison Associates
Heaven Meets Earth Yoga
Hoosier Momma Pie Company
Illinois Shakespeare Festival
Intelligentsia Coffee House
Jenifer Tyler
Jhenai Mootz
Katherine McNally
Kohl Childrens Museum
Lettuce Entertain You, Inc.
Lookingglass Theatre Company
Lou Malnatis
Lynfred Winery
Marriott Theatre
Museum of Contemporary Art
North Shore Distillery
Northlight Theatre
Northwestern Athletics
Old Town School of Music
Pilates Connection
Porchlight Music Theatre
Pure Salon
R Public House
Red Head Piano Bar
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
Rogers Park Provisions
Rogers Park Social
Sessy Nyman
Skydeck Chicago
Smack Dab!
Story Studio Chicago
Telemundo
Temperance Beer Company
The Actors Gymnasium
The Chicago Council On Global Affairs
The Heartland Cafe
The House Theatre of Chicago
The Hypocrites
The Second City
The Theatre of Western Springs
Timeline Theatre Company
Untouchable Tours
Up Comedy Club
Waveland Bowl
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