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Falcons
$25,000+

Bloomberg Philanthropies
Maxine and Stuart Frankel Foundation**
Daniel Lewis**
Prince Charitable Trusts**

$10,000 – $24,999

Colburn Foundation**
Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc.
Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Nancy Fishman**
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts: Art Works Fund
Elizabeth and Justus Schlichting**

$5,000 – $9,999

Amphion Foundation, Inc.
William Forrest
New Music USA

$2500-$4999

Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University
Tremaine Atkinson
Neil* & Stephanie Cohen
Steve & Yayoi Everett
Charlie Jett & Dr. Nancy Church
Kathleen Panoff

Blackbirds
$1,000 – $2,499

BMI Foundation
Kate Bensen* & Dick Johnson
Chris Cronin* & Dr. Elisa Gordon
Pamela Crutchfield
Liese Dallbauman
Ryan Fant*
Russ Irwin**
Helen Jameson & Eric Bremer**
Christopher* & Mary Joyce
Sandra McNaughton

Sarah Solotaroff Mirkin
Jane & Tom Morris
Jim Murdaugh
Bruce Oltman
Sara Stern & Ted Fishman
Kathryn Stuart
Dr. Claudia Tellez
Marley Blue Lewis & Yevegeny Vilensky**
Gary Wasserman
Anne  & Dennis Wentz

Cardinals
$500 – $999

Sara Farr & Lin Brehmer
Hester Diamond
Margret & Matthew* Duvall
Brenda Fowler & Harry Gottlieb

Raulee Marcus
Mary Murphy & Peter Taub*
Anthony Ramirez
Peter & Pooja Vukosavich

Sparrows
$250 – $499

Kathy Abbott & Jerry Szatan
Betsy Aubrey & E. Steve Lichtenberg
Leslie Bodenstein & Jason Pickleman
Simon Chang
Paul Dellevigne
Kristina Entner & Ed Malone
Judy Feldman

Oscar Gerardo
Stuart Greene
Lorraine & Kenneth Kaplan
Dr. Chen Yi & Dr. Zhou Long
Jack McCord
Peter McDowell**
Laurin Mack & William Snyder

$100 – $249

Mary Paquette-Abt & Jeffrey Abt
Duffie Adelson
John Balfe
Steven Berry
Diana Burman
Claire Faughnan
Scott Fehlan & Cassing Hammond, MD
David Finn
Robert Furhoff
Samantha & Daniel Grambow
Stan Harrison
Katie  & Jeff Haydon
Holly Hickman
Hans Jorgen Jensen
Lisa Kaplan*
James Karela
Ken Krehbiel
Yvonne Lam*

Hwai-Tai Lam
Michael Maccaferri*
Elaine Martone
Denise McAvey
Judith Meguire
Patrice Michaels & James Ginsburg
Karring Moan
Peter Nicholson
Susan Noel
Sandra Norlin
Debora & Michael Pinzur
Arnie Porter
Stefanie Preston
Virginia Robinson & Emile Karafiol
Seth Brodsky & Jude Stewart
Michael Schwegel
Carol Yamamoto

Hummingbirds
Up to $99

Brandon Barton
Dave Belden
Gavin Chuck
Sean Connors
Lawrence & Arlene Dunn**
Claire Faughnan
Thomas Fredericks
Jennifer L. Harris
Mary & Peter Hess
Rochelle & David Jones
Betty and John Kay
Deirdre Harrison & Eric Leonardson
Melynda Lopin
Ellen McDowell
Ned McGowan
Steve and Rusti Moffic
Alex Monroe

Nick Photinos & Yasuka Oura*
Clyde Owan
Julie Pippen
Ellen Primack
Elbina Rafizadeh
Shulamit Ran
Dylan Rice
Claire Rice
Susan Rossen
Penelope & Tony Sachs
David Schober
Barbara & David Thomas
Christine Thompson
David Weller
Alison White
Jaquelyn Zevin

Matching Gifts

Grand Victoria Foundation**

* Eighth Blackbird Performing Arts Association Board Member
** Blackbird Creative Lab Donor

Amphion Foundation BMI Foundation Elizabeth Cheney FoundationColburn Foundation Aaron Copland Fund for MusicAlice M. Ditson Fund Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation Illinois Arts Council MacArthur Foundation Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Art Works Prince Charitable Trusts

This list reflects gifts from July 10 – June 5, 2017
Every effort was made to ensure the accuracy of this list.
If you notice an error, please accept our apology and contact
Deirdre Harrison, development@eighthblackbird.org