Corporate, Foundation, and Government Partners and Donors

April 30, 2015 through April 30, 2016

Your support makes a world of music and a world of difference. Thank you!

This list includes donors of $1,000 or more. We want your recognition to be accurate; should you find an error or have a question, please contact the Development Office at 773.751.3343.

Premier Partners
  • City of Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
  • Magellan Corporation
  • Pullman Rail Journeys

Corporate and Foundation Donors
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Alphawood Foundation
  • Architectural Artifacts, Inc.
  • Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
  • APAP
  • Artworks – NEA
  • Baird
  • The Bastian Family Charitable Foundation
  • Battle of the Jug Bands
  • BDT Capital Partners
  • Beth Winer Management
  • The Boeing Company
  • Martin and Mary L. Boyer Foundation
  • The Chicago Community Trust
  • ComEd
  • Comer Family Fund
  • Chicago Community Trust
  • Chicago Tribune Foundation
  • D’Addario Foundation
  • Dentons
  • Deupree Family Foundation
  • Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art
  • Edward & Rose Donnell Foundation
  • Fork
  • Franczek Radelet P.C.
  • Gold Tone Music Group
  • Graham Holdings Company
  • Illinois Arts Council Agency
  • Irving Harris Foundation
  • Harris Theater for Music and Dance
  • Laurence E. Herman Family Foundation
  • Hoellen Family Foundation
  • James Huntington Foundation
  • James G. Hart Foundation
  • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • An IncentOvate Grant from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events
Media Support
  • CHIRPradio.org
  • CIMMFEST
  • Irish American News
  • WDCB 90.5FM
  • WFMT 98.7FM
  • WBEZ 91.5FM
  • WHPK 88.5FM
  • WLUP 97.9FM
  • WNUR 89.3FM
  • WTTW-TV 11
  • WXRT93.1FM

Additional Sponsors: Aguizate, Akasuba, Chicago Martime Festival, Gozamos, Inner-City Muslim Action Network, Instituto Cervantes, Metro, World Fusion Chicago, Sound Culture Chicago, Tertulias y mas, Soleil’s To-Dos!

  • The Charles Jacob Foundation
  • Jentes Family Foundation
  • Joyce Foundation
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Jubilation Foundation Fund of the Tides Foundation
  • Koval Distillery
  • Lader Family Foundation
  • Lakshmi Foundation
  • The Libra Foundation
  • Ludwig Drums
  • Martin Guitar Charitable Foundation
  • Maverick Wine Company
  • Robert R. McCormick Foundation
  • Mead Witter Foundation, Inc.
  • Mesirow Financial
  • Minasian Rug Company
  • Motorola
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • The Negaunee Foundation
  • Robert J. Neustadt Charitable Fund
  • Northern Trust Company
  • Pearsall Family Foundation
  • Phalanx Capital Management and Christopher McGuire
  • The Albert Pick, Jr. Fund
  • Oppenheimer Family Foundation
  • Pickle’s Playroom
  • Plante Moran
  • Polk Bros. Foundation
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers
  • Pritzker Foundation
  • The Pritzker Traubert Family Foundation
  • Ravinia Capital LLC
  • Revolutions Per Minute
  • RBC Capital Markets, LLC
  • RMB Capital Management Inc.
  • Rubens Family Foundation
  • The Seabury Foundation
  • Seman Violins
  • Steans Family Foundation
  • John H. and Robin E. Sullivan Foundation
  • T. Rowe Price
  • Thanksgiving Fund
  • Uncommon Ground
  • VOA Associates, now Stantec
  • The Walter Family Foundation
  • Winston & Strawn
  • Woodruff Financial
  • Farny Wurlitzer Foundation
  • Maxine and Jack Zarrow Family Foundation

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