Lifeline Theatre -- Big Stories, Up Close
COMING SOON: FILLET OF SOLO and WE FOUND A HAT
Buy tickets online Join our email list Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter It starts with YOU. Join our family of supporters today!
Jane Eyre 2014
Support Us Home
Benefits of Giving
Shopping List
Corporate Partnerships
Join Our Board/Host Committee
Our Donors

Make your donation:

Online:


Call our office:

   773-761-4477 x708

Or mail us your gift:
   6912 N Glenwood Ave.
   Chicago, IL 60626

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 artistic and educational programming, accessibility services, Arts for All initiatives, and general operating expenses.

This list includes gifts/pledges received between May 9, 2017 and May 9, 2018.


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
CNA Foundation
Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
The Michael and Mona Heath Fund at The Chicago Community Trust Foundation
The Grover Hermann Foundation
Illinois Arts Council Agency
Illinois Humanities Council
MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince
National Endowment for the Arts
The PAV Grant Fund
Polk Brothers Foundation
S&C Foundation
The Saints Matching Grant
The Shubert Foundation
Corporate Support
AmazonSmile Foundation
Anonymous
A.R.T. League, Inc.
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Illinois
Cornerstone Investment Group, Inc.
ExxonMobile Match
FGMK—Chicago Accounting and Consulting Firm, LLC
FlexPrint Inc.
HBRA Architects
JB Alberto’s
Rogers Park Social
Schuler Shook Theatre Planners
The Steele Foundation
TH Manufacturing, Inc.
Three Corners Development
Donations of $2,500 and Up
Mary Bao - In Memory of Neil Lifton
Peter Calibraro
Tyrone Clark
Loreli Fritz Cohn & Steven Cohn
Alexandra & William Cole
Mark Greenberg
David Herro
Cynthia Hunt Rudolph
The Lehoczky Escobar Family
Jay Lenn & Greg Diercks
Donna Mavros
Lisbeth Maxwell
Lorraine & Bill McNally
Katherine McNally
Nikki & Andy Murray
Sessy Nyman
Roche Schulfer & Mary Beth Fisher
James Sie & Doug Wood
Elissa Speizman
Brian & Shannon Swierczek
Donations of $1,000-$2,499
Anna Anrod
Dorian Bezanis
Joyce Chelberg
Barbara & Keith Clayton
Kristin Conley
Vicki Curtis & William Siavelis
Cathy Deutsch
Alan Donahue
Rob Ferrino
Nona C. Flores
Barbara J. Geist
Arthur Greenberg
Craig Griffith
Celia Hunt
Tom & Julie Irvine
Susan & Dan Johnson
Bob & Kathie Maxwell
Paula McMenamin
Janine Perez
Barb Richardson
Megan & Ryan Roberts
Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Skidmore
James Smith
Becky Tinkham & Chris Prouty
Elaine & Jeff Tomski
Laura J. Wilhelm
Donations of $500-$999
Tom Adair
Amy & Micah Adams
Christina Calvit & Eric C. Haugen
James Foley
Jim Grote
Krys Hansen
Nancy & Nate Jarvinen
Cindy & Jay Johnson
Aric Lasher
Gabe & Jeannie Leonard
Bob Lewis
Mike Manelli
Belinda Mathie & Brian Haag
Theodore Maynard
Frank & Gigi McCollum
Therese McGuire
Joe Moore
Tracey Nicastro
Mila Novak
Tamara O’Leary
Judith Paice
Barb Ross
Roberta & Warren Ruby
Karla Scherer
Ralp Segall
James Speta
Phil & Amy Timberlake
Kabe & Meghann VanderBaan
Janet Willer
Donations of $250-$499
Connie Abels
Barbara & Ron Altman
Howard Aronson
David Ball
Judith & Sam Bernstein
Marian Brown
Rosemary Calvit
Stephan Chriqui
Dwayne Cornelius
Beth Demes and Barry Mullen
Nancy Engel
Linda Fairbanks & Jeanne Devore
Bradley Foster
Tommy & Debbie Foster
Lucinda Fox
Michael Glasser & Sharon Rosenberg
Mark & Diane Gluskin
Alan Goldberg & Cookie Gluck
Carrie Goldman & Andrew Segall
Ed and Carole Grote, Proud Parents
Melanie Hannon
Mark Haugen
David Haymes
Rose Houston
Christine Igo
Anne Kelly
Maureen Kelly
Kathy Kirn & David Levinson
Paul Kobasa
Bob Kucera & Judy Kowal
Madelyn MacMahon
Nancy McCarthy
Pete McNerney & Anne McNerney
Meagan Novara
Tracy Quattrocki
Michael Rabin
James Rabinowitz
Bruce & Karren Ray
Evan Richards
Allison & Al Satyr
William J. Savage
Allan Shaupine
Evelyn Siegel
Jereme Smith
Stephen & Lynn Spencer
Amanda Starc & Kevin Jones
Cynthia Summers
Eric Theisen
Virgina Tolford
Richard & Karen Weiland
Elizabeth Wislar
Will Yang
Donations of $100-$249
Anonymous
Liz Adames
Joyce Albi
Adam Altman
Catherine Anderson
Cheryl & John Aponte
Barbara Bennett
Linda & Michael Berry
Elizabeth Beyreis
Dan & Andrea Bonkowski
Dana K. Bonkowski
Richard Bough & David Easterbrook
Mary Boylan
David Brauner
Rebecca Burke
Toni Burt
Betsy Burtelow & Jim Boyer
Barbara Calautti
Thomas Barry Calvit
Claire Camozzi
Josie Campbell & Tracie Curran
Diane Capitani
Bruce Caris & Robin Bourne-Caris
Emily Carlson
Sindy & David Cassidy
Ms. Susan Chemler
Norine Chiu
Dan Clancy
Joan Colletta
Marilyn Coopersmith
Allyson Coppin
Lino Darchun
Susan & Clark Davoust
Ernie & Tracy Deak
Sabrina Deitch & Matt Cohen
Dana Desjardins
Sharon Dole
Mimi Duginger
Glenda Duncan
Alice Eakes
Kate Early
Maureen Eisenberg
Inna Elterman
Loretta Ferlauto
Janet Ferstein
Denise Fiducia
Brenna Flaugher & H. Thomas Diehl
Elizabeth Foley
Jenene M. Francis
Rhoda & Lewis Freyer
Kay Furey
Meredith George
Brian Gilvary
Dave Goldberg
Robert Goldman
Natalie Greenberg - In Honor of Peter Greenberg & Jenifer Tyler
Richard & Dorothy Gregory
Manny Guevara
Lisa Hammond & John Miller
John Hawes & Mary McArthur
Jill Heidrich
Todd & Lizanne Hensley
Bruce & Beth Holmquist
Donald Honchell & Susan Horn
John R. Hummel & Cynthia S. Mark-Hummel
Martha Jameson
Betsy Jeffries
Jeffrey Jens
Dixie Johnson
Pat Kelley
Wendy Kobler
Nick Kosiek
Larry Kurtzon
Nicolette Lacroix
Julie Layton & Jim Weber
Ken Leone & Suzanne Reid
Betsy Lewin
Dawn Loda
Sherry & Melvin Lopata
Connie Luecke
Joseph Marlin
David Martin
Jim & Gay Mather
Philip R. May
Ellen McKnight & Jeffrey Schumacher
Joanne McNally
Sally & Corey McPherrin
Sharon Michalove
Carla Miller
Richard & Lauren Miller
Ellen Mitchell
Janis Morris
Paul & Rebecca Mulroy
Maria Myrianthopoulos
Catherine Nagler
Roberta Nash
Chad & Meighan Newhouse
April Nomellini
Mrs. & Mr. Mary O’Connor
Sue Ontiveros
Megan Ormiston
Renee Oshinski
Mrs. Edward Pappert
Carol Patterson
Dave & Carole Perlman
Michael & Jennifer Pichla
Ms. Joanna Pinsky
Lea Pinsky
Chrystin Pleasants
Suzanne Plunkett
Joshua F. Pollack
Curtis Edwin Powell
Sandi & Jim Price
Nancy Quinn
Nick Raef
Adele Rapport
Virginia Rose Reed
Oakton Reynolds
Forrest & Fran Rice
Kristina Rice & Jacob Lesgold
Richard Rison & John Tolley Jeffrey & Leane Rogers
Dave Roth
Don & Helen Ruhnke
Joyce Saricks
William J. Savage
Sherry Scharschmidt
Michael Schneider
Ray Schooley
Elizabeth Schraft
Janet Schroeder
Sharon Seeder
Mr. & Mrs. John Seymour
Gary Shum
Sarane & Bruce Siewerth
Madline Slingerland
Demi Smith
Sandy Snyder
Paul & Trish Srnak
Bobby Stathis
Janis & Gardnar Stevens
Wilma Stevens
Kevin & Lisa Stringer
Carrie Sullivan
Gerard Swick
Casmir & Dorothy Szczepaniak
Barbara & Randy Thomas
Martin Till
Elizabeth Vandercook
Arjun Vellayappan
Cynthia Vivian
Karen Werner
Gary Wigoda
Matilda Wilhoite
Brigitte Wittmer
Mel & Emir Yonzon
John Yost & Wade Leak
Donations of $1-$99
Anonymous
Judith Akers
Debbie Albano
Thomas Anderson
Elizabeth Andrews
Cristina Anichini
Kristine Anstrats
Brandon & Jill Antoniewicz
Toni Apicelli
Adam Arents
Casey Audrain
Allyson Austin
Julie Badel
Marie Balice-Ward
Sara Barrett
Elizabeth Bast
Oleg Bierman
Jill Blixt
Ralph Block
Sharon Bostick
Karen Brady
Carrie Braun
Darlene Brill
Martin Brongel
Samella Brown
Sandra Brown
Tanya Brown
Tom & Mary Brown
Vanessa Brown-Newby
Marcia Buell
Denise Burch
Jessie Bylander
Kate Campbell
Karen Cardarelli
Laureen Carini
Charles & Patricia Carrington
Ken Catalanotte
Wendy Cerny
Adam Chambers
John Coats
Michael P. Cohen & Lisa A. Goldberg
Sally Cooper
Gwendolyn Cornelius
Mr. & Mrs. Charles Cross
David Cunat
Patricia Curtis
Megan & James Cusick
Chris Deering
Lisa Degreif Lauterbach
Amanda Delheimer
Elena Demos
Major & Mrs. George F. Dempsey, USAF (Ret.)
Regina Dickinson
Barbara Diguido
Chris Djuric
Robert Doepp
Dina Downey
Donna Drapeau
Bonita Driscoll
Laura Dufour
Andrew Dykens
Kristina Edmunds
Elizabeth Engel
Linda & Dean Englund
Nancy Feldman
Loretta Ferlauto
Peter Fidler
Monique Flasch
Anne Fleming
Erica Lynn Foster
Janice Gintzler
Sarah Goeden
Bonnie Goldenberg
Jennifer Goldfarb
Ted Goldsmith
Michaeline Gordon
Jacqueline D. Gordy
Carol Graczyk
David Greenstein
Debra Griffith
Dean Grove
Christoper Hainsworth
Karen & Martin Halacy
Barbara Hale
Melanie R. Hannon
Becky Hanscom
Elizabeth Harano
John Harris
Gayle & Kurt Hedlund
Jo Herdel
Alice Herman & Hal Temkin
Kristin Hoffmann
Marc Hoffman
Anne P. Hokin
Susan Hoseman
Anne Houston
Jean Howlett
Tim Huckabay
Mark Huntenburg
Judy Ihlenfeldt
Jaclyn Intres
Hayley Jackson
Kristin Jacobsen
Ronna Jacobson
Judith L. Jakush
John Jendras & Judith Paice
Betsy Jenkins
Derek John
Kristen Johnson
Kelly Kaiser
Eric & Melissa Karolak
Sandra Kaspar
Kathleen Kastilahn
Barry & Mimi Katz
Julie Kaufman
Lindsay Kaufman
Maureen Kelly
Chelsea Kendall
Janice Klawans
Lisa & Andrew Klein
Janice Knight
Laura Koenig
Al Kojak
Paulina Kostylev
Steven & Faye Krasner
Larry Kurtzon
Alex Kyger
Carolyn Lagioia
Kathy Langley
Scott Lavick
Linda Lee
Andre Leib - In Memory of Bernie Greenberg
Linda Leibsker
James Lenn
Barbara Levie
Phil Levsky
Vincent Lewis
Douglas Liberati
Larry Little
Maria Lozano
Marie Macaisa
Hedges MacDonald
Alexandra Margo Malos
Mr. & Mrs. James B. Mann
Cynthia Marler
Autumn Mather
Ms. Alma Mavros
Kate McGovern
Katherine McSpadden
Christiana Menyoli
Martha Meyer & Mitch Milner
Mary Meyer
Anna Mikhalevskaya
Karen Minturn
Sarah Montzka
Melinda Moore
Evemarie Moore
Susan & Kenneth Morrison
Jane Mueller
Paul & Rebecca Mulroy
Holly Mulvey
James & Brooke Murphy
Marianne Murphy-Orland
Christine & Patrick Murray
William Myers
Ashok Nagella
Mary Ann Naghski
Eleanor Nangle
Zack Nauth
Paul Noble
Sue Noller
Meagan Novara
Joseph Omiatek
Patrcia O’Neal
Katie Ordover
Karen Osborne
David Padrick
David Painter & Jean Carroll
Lauren Peddinghaus
Victoria Peel
Brenda Perkins
Gerri Persin
Dan Pettit
Leonard Ramirez
Robert Rayn & Barbara Stoldt
Tom & Donna Ray
Dewayne Reed
Renate Reichs
Sheron Rice
Leah Robinson
Sarah Royston
Beth Rubin
Sandra Ruckdaeschel
Melissa Ruminski
Gloria Sagen
Sruthi Samraj
Therese Schmieg
Janet Schroeder
Renee Schwartz & Gunnar Knutson
Larry Scully
Brian Sebby
Andrea Shevchuk
Brett Shishkoff
Kristine Simmons
Lauren Simon
Arlie Sims
Ada Skyles & Kent Wilcox
Janet Smith
Kim Smith
Neal Smyth & Martha Christensen
Judy & Jonathan Soo Hoo
Carol Stukey
Karl Sullivan
Mila Tabor
Margaret Thielen
Kathryn Tholin & Steven Starr
Alicia Tippins
Katherine Tracy
Thomas Trojan
Peggy Tschannen
Carol Tyler
Wade Van Nortwick
Mary Vanslyck
Mary Vuvlich
Victor & Jane Walchirk
Marie Balice Ward
Jeremy Wechsler & Anne Penniston
Glen Weisberg
Katherine White
Lisa Wiersma
Betsey Wills & Scott Wills
Harold J. Winston
Kiersten Wolf
Elizabeth Wright & Julie E. Kaufman
Toby Wright
Vicki & Howard Wright
Lisa Yondorf
Nancy Young
Isabel Zack
In-Kind Support
2nd Story
Abba Hair Care
About Face Theater
The Actor’s Gymnasium
Aim & Ailie Salon
Alley Gallery
American Blues Theater
American Crew Hair
Ann Sather
Art Encounter
Atmosphere Bar
Eric Backus
Mary Bao
Barrel of Monkeys
Boho Theatre
The Book Cellar
Bookends & Beginnings
Jessica Wright Buha
Calo Ristorante
Chicago A Cappella
Chicago Architecture Foundation
Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Chicago Shakespeare Theatre
Chicago Sinfonietta
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago White Sox
City Lit Theatre
Tyrone 'Tye' Clark
Comedy Sportz Chicago
Coopers Hawk Winery & Restaurant
Core & Rind Hospitality
Court Theatre
CPX Sports
Dance Center Evanston
Dinkel`s Bakery, Inc
Alan Donahue
Douglas J Aveda Salon
East Bank Club
Eli’s Cheesecake Company
Emerald City Theatre
Ergo Salon & Spa
Escape Artistry
Factory Theatre
Firehouse Restaurant
Steven & Loreli Fritz-Cohn
Gene Siskel Film Center
Gene’s Sausage
Goodman Theatre
Good’s Picture Framing
Mark Greenberg
Gulliver’s
Hair Cuttery
The Homestead
Howl at the Moon
Hyde Park Art Center
Illinois Shakespeare Festival
Independent Spirits
Jackalope Theatre Company
Joffrey Ballet
Kohl’s Chicago Children’s Museum
Lettuce Entertain You, Inc.
Lickity Spit
Lookingglass Theatre Company
Lou Malnatis
Lynfred Winery
Marriott Theatre
Karl Montzka
Jhenai Mootz
Moroccan Oil Hair Products
Newberry Consort
Nodd Pottery
Northlight Theatre
Sessy Nyman
PaperSource
Peckish Pig
Pet Portraiture
Nick Polus
Porchlight Music Theatre
Prairie Moon
Raven Theatre Company
Redtwist Theatre
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
Rogers Park Provisions
Rogers Park Social
Roche Schulfer
Shedd Aquarium
Skydeck Chicago
Steep Theatre Company
Stephens Dentistry
Steppenwolf Theatre
Taste Food & Wine
Temperance Brewing Company
The Theatre of Western Springs
Timeline Theatre Company
Towle Theatre
Uncommon Ground
Untouchable Tours
Victory Gardens Theater
Whole Foods
The Wine Goddess
World Market
Writers` Theatre



 
Home | Performances | Education | News & Events | About Us | Support Us | Contact/Visit Us | Work With Us | Blog

©2018 Lifeline Theatre
6912 N Glenwood Ave, Chicago, IL, 60626
Photo Credits