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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 January 3, 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
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
The Shubert Foundation
Corporate Support
AmazonSmile Foundation
Anonymous
A.R.T. League, Inc.
ExxonMobile Match
FGMK—Chicago Accounting and Consulting Firm, LLC
FlexPrint Inc.
Lagunitas Brewing Co. Community Grant Program
The Private Bank
Rogers Park Social
S&C Electric Company Fund
Donations of $2,500 and Up
Anonymous
Peter Calibraro
Nona Flores
Loreli Fritz-Cohn
Mark & Diane Gluskin
Mark & Melanie Greenberg
David Herro
Cynthia Hunt Rudolph
Patricia Kelley
The Lehoczky Escobar Family
Donna Mavros
Lisbeth Maxwell
Katie McNally
Nicole & Andy Murray
Sessy Nyman
Julia Sagalovsky
Roche Schulfer & Mary Beth Fisher
James Sie & Doug Wood
Elissa Speizman
Brian & Shannon Swierczek
Donations of $1,000-$2,499
Anonymous
Anna Anrod
Christina Calvit & Eric C. Haugen
Maribeth Calvit-Muchmore
Barbara & Keith Clayton
Bill & Alexandra Cole
Alan Donahue
Barbara J. Geist
Craig Griffith
Rose Marie Houston
Jay D. Lenn and Gregory J. Diercks
Patricia & Richard Lewis
In Memory of Neil Lifton
Therese McGuire
Paula & Bill McMenamin
Lorraine & Bill McNally
Barb Richardson
Roberta & Warren Ruby
Becky Tinkham & Chris Prouty
Marilyn Tyler
Laura J. Wilhelm
Donations of $500-$999
Anonymous
Tom Adair
Amy & Micah Adams
Howard Aronson
Ralph & Marilyn Bava
Judith & Sam Bernstein
John & Mel Collins
Meredith George
Pam & Glenn Gray
James E. Grote
Michael & Mona Heath
Cindy Johnson
Susan & Dan Johnson
Maureen Kelly
Robert Lewis
Madelyn MacMahon
Dana Mavros
Mr. & Mrs. Bob Maxwell
Frank and Gigi McCollum
Larry Moss
Catherine Nagler
Josh Nelson
Tracey Nicastro
Patzik, Frank & Samotny Foundation
Bruce & Karren Ray
Evan and Laura Richards
Megan & Ryan Roberts
Charlie & Elizabeth Robinson
Bill Rush
William J. Savage
Ray Schooley & Jan Storlie
Sharon Seeder
Pat Shaw
Shoppertrak
Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Skidmore
Stephen and Lynn Spencer
Peggy Sullivan
Phil & Amy Timberlake
Maria Whelan
Donations of $250-$499
Anonymous
Connie Abels
Patti Anderson
Kyra Auslander
Troy Baresel and Joe Hartness
Elizabeth Beyreis
Galen Bodenhausen
Mary Boylan & Dennis Spearman
Tom & Jeanine Breen
David Brown
Tom & Mary Beth Brown
Denise Calvert
Michael Cardinale & Autumn Mather
Dan Clancy
Dwayne Cornelius
Beth & Tom Coronelli
Vicki Curtis & William Siavelis
Ernie & Tracy Deak
Beth Demes and Barry Mullen
Jeanne Devore and Linda Fairbanks
Tommy & Debbie Foster
Trea Fotidzis
Michael Glasser & Sharon Rosenberg
Joan Riley & james Goodridge
Anita Gottlieb
Dan Grant
Richard & Dorothy Gregory
Mr. Howard Grill
Ed and Carole Grote, Proud Parents
Kathleen Hagerty
Krystine Hansen
Gary & Carol Hart
Mark Haugen
Betsy Jeffries
Rachel Kaplan and Bob Riesman
Barbra Kaufman
Kris Kauzlaric
Emily Backe and Brian Kral
Barbara Lanctot
Susan Lannin & Albert Ettinger
David Levinson
Fran and Chuck Licht
Melvin Lopata
Frank Maguire & Ron Heister
Mike Manelli
Belinda Mathie and Brian Haag
Nancy McCarthy
Dan & Callen Migacz
Dave and Carole Perlman
Sherry Scharschmidt
Evelyn M. Siegel & Joel S. Siegel
Nancy Smith
Noah Sobe
Wilma Stevens
Rick Stoneham
Dave Studenmund
Casmir & Dorothy Szczepaniak
Barbara & Randy Thomas
Melanie Tillmanns
Virginia Tolford
Richard Rison & John Tolley
In Honor of Eli Van Sickel
Richard & Karen Weiland
Michael Wollensak
Donations of $100-$249
Anonymous
Judith Akers
Adam Altman
Barbara & Ron Altman
Lisa Applegate & Mike Van Haelewyn
Julie Badel
Jake Baker
David Ball
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
Ms. Susan Chemler
Norine Chiu
Jill Chukerman Test and Tom Test
Susan Chun
Mila Cohen
Myrel Cooke
Sally Cooper
Marilyn Coopersmith
Alan Copeland
Lino Darchun
Susan Davoust & Clark Davoust
Dana Desjardins
In Memory of Don Gerkow By Christine DiThomas
Dan Drake
Mimi Duginger
Glenda Duncan
Kate Early
Carol Edelson
The Emanuel Family Foundation
Paul Embree
Nancy Engel
Liz Feldman
Mary Finn
Jad Fischer
Peter & Bonnie Flanzer
Brenna Flaugher & H. Thomas Diehl
James Foley
Susan Foster
Rhoda & Lewis Freyer
Judy Friedman
Kay Furey
Lisa Gardner
Denise Fiducia & Brooks Gerlach
Jeff Ginsberg
Dave Goldberg
Bonnie Goldenberg
In Honor of Peter Greenberg & Jenifer Tyler
Diane Gregart
Manny Guevara
Victoria Gustafson
Karen and Martin Halacy
Melanie R. Hannon
Doug & Laurie Hart
John Hawes & Mary McArthur
Jill Heidrich
Linda Henderson
Cynthia Ho
Kevin Hochberg
Bruce & Beth Holmquist
Donald Honchell & Susan Horn
Anne Houston
John R. Hummel & Cynthia S. Mark-Hummel
Linda & Alan Jacobson
Ronna Jacobson
Martha Jameson
Jeffrey Jens
Dixie Johnson
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
Timothy Lally Design
Cheryl Lamm
Claudia & Morton Lane
Kristen Larson
Julie Layton & Jim Weber
Linda Leibsker
Dan Lennington
Barbara and Jack Levie
Gloria & John Levin
Betsy Lewin
Frances Limoncelli
Belle Lopez
Nancy & Jeff Lowenthal
Connie Luecke
Kate Mahoney
Mr. & Mrs. James B. Mann
David Martin
Jim & Gay Mather
Philip R. May
Ellen McKnight & Jeffrey Schumacher
Sally & Corey McPherrin
Douglas L. Meyer
Carla Miller
Evemarie Moore
Susan & Kenneth Morrison
Kim Morrow
Maria Myrianthopoulos
Cynthia Nethercut
Mila Novak
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Odishoo
Noel Ohearn
Sue Ontiveros
Megan Ormiston
Bonnie Ostrowsky
Ms. Peggy Papaioannou
Mrs. Edward Pappert
Ann Parkinson
Carol Patterson
Juliane Pearson
Jean Perkins
Michael & Jennifer Pichla
Lisa Pildes and Michael Sehr
Mark & Joanna Pinsky
Mary Plunkett
Judith Pree
Jerry Proffit
Alexander Ramos
Adele Rapport
Virginia Rose Reed
Forrest & Fran Rice
David & Donna Richert
Kevin Rogers
William Rosen
Daniel Salazar
Michael Schneider
Renee Schwartz
Mike & Linda Scussel
Andrew Segall
Amy Shuffleton & Noah Sobe
Vicki Curtis & William Siavelis
Christine Slivon
Martha Sloan
Paul Smithivas
Bob & Rosemary Stuebi
Carol Stukey
Dan & Lauri Sullivan
Leanne Thomas
Martin Till
Joanne Tremulis
Joshua & Kathryn Tyler
Mary Vanslyck
Kara Wagner Sherer
Nancy Wallace
Kathleen Walsh
Jeremy Wechsler & Anne Penniston
Eileen & Tom Wehrheim
Norman & Eve Weinberg
Julie Weingarz
Karen Werner
Beverly Wesolowski
Gary Wigoda
Vicki & Howard Wright
Lisa Yondorf
David Zampa
Donations of $1-$99
Anonymous
Joyce Albi
Joshua Allard
Katharina Altman
Leslie Kiefer Amann
Shelley Anderson
Cristina Anichini
Brandon & Jill Antoniewicz
Toni Apicelli
Allyson Austin
Marie Balice-Ward
Jeralyn Baran
Stan Barrish & Claire Odland
Mollie Bass
Josh Bell
Linda & Michael Berry
Therese Betzenhauser
Joyce Bishop
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
Cathy Burke
Hilary Burns
Bruce Buttny
Nate Buursma
Jessie Bylander
Vicki Capalbo
Wendy Cerny
Karyn Chmel
Shonelle Clark
Julie Clawson
John Coats
Robyn Coffin
Deborah Cohen
Michael P. Cohen & Lisa A. Goldberg
Joan Colletta
Denis Conlon
Nicole Conrad
Mark & Allyson Coppin
Patrick Corbett
Michael Corbin
Braden Core
Gwendolyn Cornelius
Jason Coulter
Jennifer Cozad
Mr. & Mrs. Charles Cross
Lisa Crovella
Tom Csepregi
James Cusick
Megan & James Cusick
Laura De Crocq
Chris Deering
Russell Dern
Sharon Di Giacomo
Robert Doepp
Suzanne Drews
Bonita Driscoll
Jarus Durnett
Ralph Eads
Joanne Edmonds
Anna Edwards
Marshall Ellenstein
Linda & Dean Englund
Lou Ann Erikson
Christine Evans
Bob Everett
Diane Fairchild
Norma Felbinger
Nancy Feldman
Rob Ferry
Janet Ferstein
Monique Flasch
Erica Lynn Foster
Jenene M. Francis
Susan Franz
Sharon Fuller
Mark Gajeton
Susan & David Galatzer-Levy
Dennis & Sandra Gaynor
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
Roz & David Greenstein
Debra Griffith
Pam Grout
Claudia Guzman
Theresa Hahn
Katie McLean
Elaine Halama
Diane Hale
Arthur Hansen
Liz Hanson
Priscilla Harbut
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
Jean Howlett
Lacinda Hummel
Douglas Hutton
Tom Irvine
Danna Jabri
Thomas Jacobs
Britt Jacobsen
Kristin Jacobsen
Paul Jenkins
Edward Jeszka
Peter Joelson
Jackie Johnson
Angela & Christopher Johnston
Judy Juenger
Robin Kahen
Mary Kane
Eric Karolak
Barry & Mimi Katz
Lindsay Kaufman
Phillip Kelley
Mike Kelly
James King
Stuart Kipnis
Janice Knight
Scott Knopf
Mary Kopacz
Marcia Korman
Barbara Kovel
Steven & Faye Krasner
Alex Kyger
Jenny Lamb
Caroline Lee
Gerri Leon
Ken Leone & Suzanne Reid
Melissa Leone
Margarita Levina
Steven Levy
Doris Long
Laura Lothschutz
Joel Loughman
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
Ms. Alma Mavros
Nancy Mazurowski
Chris Mccoy
Peter & Kate McGovern
Kevin Mclemore
Erin McRaith
Katherine McSpadden
Debora Mehlert
Bennett & Diane Melnick
Martha Meyer & Mitch Milner
Rebecca Meyer
Karen Minturn
Marjorie Monaghan
Cary & Tom Mondschean
Melinda Moore
Jane Mueller
Colleen Mullarkey
James & Brooke Murphy
Richard & Maribeth Murphy
Patrick Murray
Eleanor Nangle
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
Florence Orosz
Karen Osborne
Sara & Mack Overton
Amy Pagliarella
David Painter & Jean Carroll
Naomi Patschke
Victoria Peel
Lauren Penny
Dan Pettit
Robert Pfeil
Jo Piazza
Sandy Snyder
Lea & Dustin Pinsky
Chrystin Pleasants
Gina Plooster
Joshua Pollack
Therese R. Prouty
Marianne Quinn
Katie & Kurt Rathslag
Tom Ray
Renate Reichs
Sheron Rice
Robert C. Rich
Andy Richardson
Peter Robinson
Nancy Rose
Robert Rosen
Sandra Ruckdaeschel
Danielle Rutkowski
Barbara Ryan & Pedro Ortiz
Mary Ryan
Eileen Saam
Bill Salvato & John Gordon
Joyce Saricks
Janet Schroeder
Marybeth Schroeder and Charlie Vernon
Kathy Schubert
Joy Schuler
Jonathan Schwart
Brian Sebby
Caitlin Sellnow
Lee Shaler
Howard & Ruthlynn Shapiro
Hannah Shearn
Gianna Shepard
Kelly Shermach
Marvin & Phyllis Siegel
Sarane & Bruce Siewerth
Lauren Simon
Ellen Simsohn
Veena Singwi
Sara Skelly
Ada Skyles & Kent Wilcox
Mary Sliwinski
Gloria & Daniel Smith
Barbara Spiegel
Janet Spitzer
Paul & Trish Srnak
Tim Stegeman
Victoria Sterling
Jennifer Stevenson
John Stockstill
Jennifer Stratman
Julie Strauss
David Strieff
Kevin & Lisa Stringer
Jim Sugrue
The Factory Theater
Amy Swida
Cheryl Szucsits
Mila Tabor
John Taflan
Manuel Tamayo
Margaret Thielen
Michael Thomas
James and Betsy Thompson
Kathie & Ron Tinkham
Alicia Tippins
Peggy Tschannen
Kiryl Tsukerman
Jenifer Tyler
Daria Ushytko
Maddelyn Vanicelli
Gabrielle Vargo
Richie Vavrina
Todd & Kris Vicsik
Dona Vitale
Susan Vizurraga
Natalie & Mark Wainwright
Victor & Jane Walchirkv Bronna Wasserman
Mark Westcott
George Weyer
Ken Wieselman
Joe & Kelly Wilkins
Janet Willer & Mark Osing
Odonnell Winchester
Harold J. Winston
Catie Withers
Christina Woelke
Barbara Wolf
Dorothy Wolff
Renee Woods
Toby Wright
Victor Yipp
Martha Yount
Isabel Zack
Jody Zylke
Corporate In-Kind Support
2nd Story
The Actors Gymnasium
Ala Carte Entertainment
Alan Donahue
Aly & Brian Amidei
American Theatre Company
Ann Sather Restaurant
Art Encounter
Aveda Institute Chicago
Be In Sports
Burnt City Brewing
Chicago A Cappella
Chicago Botanic Garden
The Chicago Council On Global Affairs
Chicago Cubs
Chicago Dramatists
Chicago History Museum
Chicago Shakespeare Theatre
Chicago Sinfonietta
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
City Lit Theatre
Coopers Hawk Winery
Court Theatre
CPX Sports
Cutforth Hair Studio
Cynthia Hunt Rudolph
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
Facebook
Factory Theatre
Fireside Restaurant
Gene Siskel Film Center
Goodman Theatre
Harrison Associates
The Heartland Cafe
Heaven Meets Earth Yoga
Hoosier Momma Pie Company
The House Theatre of Chicago
The Hypocrites
Illinois Shakespeare Festival
Intelligentsia Coffee House
Jhenai Mootz
Julia Sagalovsky
Katherine McNally
Kohl Childrens Museum
Lettuce Entertain You, Inc.
Lookingglass Theatre Company
Loreli Fritz Cohn
Lou Malnatis
Lynfred Winery
Mark & Diane Gluskin
Mark Greenberg
Marriott Theatre
Matt O`Neill
Museum of Contemporary Art
North Shore Distillery
Northlight Theatre
Northwestern Athletics
Oceanique
Old Town School of Music
Peckish Pig
Peter Calibraro
Pilates Connection
Porchlight Music Theatre
Pure Salon
R Public House
Red Head Piano Bar
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
Roche Schulfer & Mary Beth Fisher
Rogers Park Provisions
Rogers Park Social
The Second City
Sessy Nyman
Sidley Austin LLP
Skydeck Chicago
Smack Dab!
Steppenwolf Theatre
Story Studio Chicago
Telemundo
Temperance Beer Company
The Theatre of Western Springs
Therese McGuire
Timeline Theatre Company
Tre Soldi
Untouchable Tours
Up Comedy Club
Waveland Bowl
Williamson Wines
Writers` Theatre
WTTW Chicago Public Media



 
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