Sponsors + Contributors

As a tax-exempt, charitable organization, we are grateful to our grantors, event sponsors, board members, and other donors for their commitment to strengthening philanthropy and the social impact sector in Illinois. The amounts below represent contributed revenue above and beyond membership dues in fiscal year 2016 (July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016).
 

$100,000 and above
Robert R. McCormick Foundation*

$75,000 to $99,999
The Chicago Community Trust*
Dunham Fund
Spencer Foundation

$50,000 to $74,999
The Joyce Foundation
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Polk Bros. Foundation
The Lumpkin Family Foundation

$25,000 to $49,999
The Coleman Foundation
Crown Family Philanthropies
Exelon Corporation
The Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust

$10,000 to $24,999
Allstate Insurance Company
Astellas
The Field Foundation of Illinois
Microsoft
Mondelēz
Nonprofit Sustainability Initiative
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation

$4,500 to $9,999
Anonymous (1)
Bank of America
Baxter International Foundation
Boeing
Chicago Bar Foundation
Chicago Blackhawks
Crowe Horwath LLP
Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Front Barnett Associates
Grosvenor Capital Management
Jim and Kay Mabie
William G. McGowan Charitable Fund
Motorola Solutions Foundation
Nonprofit VOTE
The Owens Foundation
Pierce Family Foundation
Quincy Operating Fund
The Seabury Foundation
Woods Fund Chicago

$1,000 to $4,499
Alexander Macnab & Co.
Arabella Advisors
Francis Beidler Foundation
Campbell & Company
Evette Cardona
Kathleen Coughlin
Donald A. Cooke
Duchossois Family Foundation
Graystone Consulting
IBM
Kellogg School Center for Nonprofit Management
MB Financial Bank Charitable Foundation
McDougal Family Foundation
Peoples Gas
Powered by Action
Quarles & Brady LLP
REDF
Siragusa Family Foundation
Strategic Philanthropy, Ltd

$500 to $999
Bruce Boyd
Greg Gross
Jim Parsons
K Sujata

Up to $499
Anonymous (1)
Patricia Garza

We appreciate the contributions these organizations made to match their employees' donations to our organization:
Allstate Insurance Company
Bank of America
Crown Family Philanthropies
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Polk Bros. Foundation

* Sustaining Benefactors: The Chicago Community Trust, The Joyce Foundation, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and Robert R. McCormick Foundation have contributed substantially toward our mission over many years. We are grateful to them for their extraordinary support.

The Eleanor Peterson Fund for Donor-Donee Relationships, named after our organization's founding president, continues to support the Library and other projects.