Our Donors

$35,000+ | $25,000+$10,000+$5,000+$2,500+$1,000+$500+$250+$100+  | Up to $100

 

The Chicago Foundation for Education appreciates the generous support of our individuals, corporations, foundations, and in-kind partners. In a typical year, a full 85% of all contributions go directly towards program expenses.  The following list represents FY14 (July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014), and is updated annually.

 

For Memorial Gifts in Memory of Debby Jannotta, please click here.

We work diligently to produce accurate reports. If your name has been misspelled, listed incorrectly, or omitted entirely, please contact us at 312.670.2323 or CFE@CFEgrants.org.

 

We thank you for your support!

 

INDIVIDUAL Donors


$35,000 +

Mr. and Mrs. Edgar D. Jannotta, Sr.
Susan K. and Stephen R. Wilson

$25,000 +

Mary Beth and Phil Canfield
Hoban Family Charitable Foundation
Holly and John Madigan
Joyce and Donald Rumsfeld Foundation
Patrick G. & Shirley W. Ryan Foundation

$15,000 +

A.G. Cox Charity Trust
Ann and Richard Carr
Mr. David W. Grainger
Patricia S. and William J. Hagenah
Mr. and Mrs. Richard M. Jaffee

$10,000 +

Foley Family Foundation
Bev and Warren Hayford
Mr. and Mrs. Edward James
Eileen and James McKinney

$5,000 +

Mr. Vernon Armour
Sheila and Bob Berner
Douglas R. and S. Leigh P. Conant Cookie Jar Foundation
Yasmina and Brian Duwe
Sonja and Conrad Fischer
Christy and Graham Gerst
Virginia and Gary Gerst
Louanne and Bill Holland
Kaplan Foundation Fund
Mr. and Mrs. Fred A. Krehbiel
Katie and Norm Olson
John W. Rogers, Jr.
Devanee and Alex Washington

$2,500 +

Kathleen and Steven Ashby
Jo and Wiley Caldwell
Phyllis and Bill Chambers
The Charles Jacob Foundation
James and Catherine Denny Foundation
Paul Galvin Memorial Foundation Trust
Denise and Matthew Gibson (GS Gives Annual Giving Fund)
Gorter Family Foundation
Erika and Dietrich Gross
Carolyn and John Kavanaugh
Mr. and Mrs. John Krehbiel, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Archibald McClure
Mr. and Mrs. John D. Nichols
Mr. and Mrs. John S. Palmer
Mr. and Mrs. Harrison I. Steans

$1,000 +

Anonymous
Mark Anderson
Juliette F. Bacon
Barbara Bere
Judy and P.D. Block, III
Mr. and Mrs. James R. Boris
Mrs. Edward A. Brennan
Joe Chalhoub
Mr. and Mrs. Mark D. Coe
The Conrades Family Fund
Mr. and Mrs. Lester Crown
Liz and Kent Dauten
The James Huntington Foundation
Karen and Robert Fix
Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Gariano
Mr. and Mrs. James J. Glasser
Kelly McGrail and Jeff Goulette
Victor Grifols-Roura
Jennifer and Scott Gwilliam
Pam and Jeff Hay
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Hill
Mary and Mark Hoppe
Kelly and Bob Horne
Ellen R. Horween
The King Family Foundation
Susie and Dick Kiphart
Becky and Lester Knight
Marvin L. Kocian
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond E. George, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. John S. Lillard
Mr. Thomas M. Lillard, Jr.
Susan E. Lynch
Martha and John Mabie
Ann and John McDermott
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew J. McKenna
Jane and Bruce McLagan
Mrs. Withrow W. Meeker
Louellen and Tim Murray
Arthur C. Nielsen, Jr. Family Charitable Trust
Mr. and Mrs. John W. O'Brien
Cathy and Bill Osborn
Mr. and Mrs. Donald S. Perkins
Sandra and Michael Perlow
Marlene K. Phillips
J.B. and M.K. Pritzker Family Foundation
Betsey and John Puth
Mrs. Carole Pyle-Weaver
Mr. and Mrs. Don M. Randel
J. Christopher and Anne N. Reyes Foundation
Segal Family Foundation
Susie Smart
Liz Stiffel
Ann Streeper
Susan R. & John W. Sullivan Foundation
Dr. Barbara O. Taylor

$500 +

Anonymous
Kathy and Cap Adams
Janice and Richard Bail
Bonnie and Michael Balkin
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Bartram
Rebecca Berger
Leslie Bluhm and David Helfand
Mr. and Mrs. George H. Bodeen
Carney Family Foundation
Ruth and Martin Carver
Karen and Tom Cofsky
Stacey and Eric Cohen
Kitty and Steve Cole
Stanton R. Cook
Mrs. Joseph T. Curti
Mr. and Mrs. Henry De Vogue
Mr. and Mrs. Byram Dickes
Lynn Donaldson and Cameron Avery
Clarissa Y. Downey
Mr. and Mrs. William K. Downey
Lili and Art Duquette
Barbara and Ira Eichner
Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Field
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Flynn
Linda and Wilbur Gantz
Sidney and Caleb Gates
The Getz Family
Mr. and Mrs. Dilip Ghate
Michelle and Larry Goodman
John K. Greene
Mr. and Mrs. King Harris
Heidi and Dan Jaffee
Nancy E. Jaffee and William T. Patterson
Joseph Jannotta
Meghan and Peter Jannotta
Mr. and Mrs. Michael L. Keiser
Diane I. and Robert W. Lemke
Michigan City Education Foundation
Amy and Don Lubin
Mr. and Mrs. Paul J. Miller
Louise and Jack Mills
Mr. and Mrs. Newton N. Minow
Morrison Family Charitable Trust
Mr. and Mrs. Terry L. Robbins
Susan and Douglass Rohrman
Ann and Steve Ryan
Lydia and Pat Ryan
Kathleen and Jim Skinner
Corinne Sloan and Bob Genirs
Marilynn and Carl Thoma
Nancy and Glen Traylor
Mr. and Mrs. Kennneth Viellieu
Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Weiss
William Wotkyns

$250 +

Dr. and Mrs. Carl Backer
Robert Thomas Bobins Foundation
Susan D. Bowey
William & Joan Brodsky Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. John H. Bryan
Dr. Anne L. Bryant
Sally R. and John G. Campbell
Stacey and Christopher Caywood
Combined Federal Campaign
Jansing-Cook Foundation
Dottie and Jim Currie
John and Jeanne Ettelson
Patti Eylar and Charles Gardner
Sally and Jack Foster
Leslie and Joseph Garber
Ethel and Bill Gofen
Gloria and Bill Gray
J. Douglas Gray
Anne D. Graziano
Raynelle F. Heidrick
Verna and Robert Hirsch
Gina and Joe Jannotta
Charles L. Katzenmeyer
The Keller Family Foundation, Connie and Dennis Keller
Diane and Art Kelly
Patricia Kilduff
Blair and Bill Lawlor
Mrs. Frank Little
Emily and John MacEntee
Jennifer Maddrell
Jay McGreevy
Ruthie and Alan McNally
Jennifer and Jim Mills
Carolyn and David Nahrwold
Ivan Osinsky
The Perlman Family Foundation
Monica and Jim Pruyn
Margaret Z. Robson
Harry B. and Ady Rosenberg
Madeline and Michael Rosenberg
Joan H. and Robert R. Rudolph
Kirsten and Chris Santiago
Barbara and Walter Scott
Mr. and Mrs. John R. Siragusa
Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Q. Sylvester, III
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Taylor, III
Diane and Mike Thomas
Susan and Stanley Trotman
Laura and Bob Watson
Lynne and David B. Weinberg
Edward and Gwen Yalowitz Family Foundation, in honor of Shirley Jaffee
 

$100 +

Anonymous (7)
Diana Aixala
Vicki and Rob Apatoff
Talbott Baldwin
Neal Ball
William C. Bartholomay
Mr. and Mrs. James Bernhart
Sarah W. Blumenstein
Maryam Brown
Nathan Brown
Cara Bucciarelli and Nelson Gerew
Mark R. Burgett
J. M. Campbell
Joy and Bob Carpenter
Ms. Mary Pat Carr
Georgeanne Chalmers
Kathleen and Stephen Clair
Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Clark
Liz and Skip Coggin
Constance and Thomas Cole
Coolidge Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Marshall Crawford
Sally and Bob Cunningham
Susan K. Darby
Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Darnall
Edward J. Dellin
Patricia B. Dempsey
Josephine A. DeSilva
William J. Devers, Jr.
Mike Disabato
Sharon and John Dixon
James R. Donnelley
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond F. Drexler
Millicent Drower
Shane Edwards
Kristen T. Evans
Mr. and Mrs. Dwight W. Fawcett
Kris and Ken Fishman
Eileen and Joseph Fitzpatrick
Linda and John Fix
Aaron Gaby
Mrs. Lynn Gaby
Max Gaby
Mary and Bob Garrett
Megan Goodrich
Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Hall
Drs. Nancy and Stan Handmaker
Mrs. Margaret S. Hart
Mr. and Mrs. George F. Hartnett
Mrs. David Harvey, in honor of Jeannie James
Bob Hauser and Dave Avery
Lee and Arthur Herbst
Mrs. E.O. Higgins
Elizabeth and Walter Holt
Mr. and Mrs. Peter D. Horne
Kathleen and Paul Hull
Sheila and Robert Hulseman
Lynn and Philip Hummer
Ms. Patricia J. Hurley
Ms. Rosemary Isono
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Judy
Mr. Thomas E. Keim
Rowena D. Kelley
Sheila and Christopher Kennedy
Catherine and Ed King
Cody Kittle
Mr. and Mrs. William A. Klettke
Laura and Richard Kracum
Andrew Lee
Jenny Lee
Mr. and Mrs. John G. Levi
Pannathorn Lorattawut
Kay and Jim Mabie
Suzanne C. Mack
Mary and Mel Marks
Anne S. Martin
Jonathan Matasar
Mary I. Mathewson
Mrs. Corinne McGrail
Diane McKeever and Eric Jensen
Carlette McMullan
Sheila and Harvey Medvin
Dara and Ross Milner
Dr. and Mrs. E.D. Murphy
Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand Nadherny
Eloise and Dick Neidhardt
Jenny Notz and Ian Watson
Joy and Rich O'Connell
Dr. and Mrs. Robert H. Palmer
Nancy and Tom Pardo
George E. Parker, III
Mr. David D. Peterson, In Memory of Lucy C. Peterson
Kate and Rick Peterson
Mr. and Mrs. R. Douglas Petrie
Anne and Jordan Prager
Claire and Gordon Prussian
Gretchen and Vincent Quinn
Joan and Alan Ramsay
Wilmia and Lon Ramsey
Evan Ransome
Merrilee Clark Redmond
Dede and Tom Reedy
Lizzie and Matt Reilein
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rinella
John H. Roberts
Peter C. Roberts
Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon Rosing
Ellen Rudd
Susan and David Ruder
Kathryn and Thomas Rutherford
Lois G. Sachs
Jean Sampson
Jennifer and Joseph Schultz
Eleanor Seaman
Emilie Kay Seweloh
Daila Shefner
Amy B. Sheren
Paul E. Sheren
Peggy and Andy Sheren
William Slater
Anna Soltes
Elizabeth and Richard Streeper, in honor of the life of Johnnie Bullen
Pamela B. and Russ M. Strobel
Jill and ThaneSwisher
Mr. and Mrs. James P. TenBroek
Melinda and Charles Thies
Tria and Carson Thomas
John Tiedmann
Rebecca Vanderlake
James D. von Maur
Nancy and Charles von Maur
Susan von Maur
Joan W. Ward
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wasserman
Marilee and Richard Wehman
Carla and Mark Westcott
JC Wetzel
Letitia A. Wheeler
Chris Williams
Mrs. Ann S. Wolff
Julia Yen
Will Zhang
Margrit Zimmerman
Nicole and Nick Zumpano
 

 

 

 

 


up to $100 +

Anonymous (2)
Connie Amon
Beth Andersen
Hntsa Asgedom
Brandon M. Barr
Marty Behn
Joan Bradbury
Adam Brown
Dane Burkland
Emily Buss
Kay and Rhett Butler
Lindi Butler-Walton
Lisa Love
Hendrik Chasse
Sharon and George Collias
Shoushig and Richard Dagdigian
Susan Dardar
Connor Dawson
Steve Doherty
Tara Dopkowski
Mr. and Mrs. Linne K. Dose
Juanita Douglas-Thurman
Deni Drinkwater
Jessica Eaton
Simintha Esson
Diefenbach Family Foundation
Martha Friedner
Kevin Frusti
Katie Gaughan
Jamie Glassman
Jeff Goodman
Annemarie H. Gramm
Dona Green
Bradley Groebe
Cristina Guerrero
Nancy Guthrie
Ronald Hale
Kimbell Hall
Urik Halliday
Judy and George Harmon
Matthew Hasmonek
Ann Z. and Earl C. Hendersen
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Henry
Elizabeth P. Hoban
Allison Hoppe
Andrew Hoppe
Sue Knibbs
Tim Knight
Peter Kostiuk
Sarah and Ray Kulpa
Alston Lambert
Shari Weiss
Shayan Masoudpour
Allison McMahon
Krysten McOsker
Lindsay Mehlberg
Karen and Tim Miller
Brandon Mitchel
John and Sheila Mitchell
Marsha Nathan
Susan Nichols-Petska
Sarah Nowak
Dr. Ann O'Connell
Mr. and Mrs. Richard G. Peterson
Sharon Piper
Barb Pitocco
Kristen Polotsky
Emily and Joseph Porter
Gingee Prince
Jack Pritchett
Carol and Fred Rakowsky
Marcey Regan
Matthew Resnick
Mr. and Mrs. William John Robb, III, M.D.
Marjorie Rogasner
Monica Romano
Sara Haley Rothkopf
Ameila Runyan
Chris Ryan
Konrad Salaber
Seth Sands
Diego Santa Maria
Ms. Jenny Sarna
John Schener
Joseph Schlitter
Kara Schneidewend
Benjamin Schulte
Maya Schultz
Victoria Sennabaum
Jean and Bob Shamo
Luke Sheen
Sarah Slavin
Chris Smith
Walter Stecker
Heidi Stubler
Sana Suh
Eileen Swartout
Xavier Taboada
Daniel Tisch
Angelica and Matthew Tobias
Mr. and Mrs. John D. Twiname
Jane D. Velde
David Vennettilli
Mike Vieth
Mrs. Lynn Vogt
Sarah Vogt
Devin Vrabel
Chris Wade
Mary M. Walther
Stacey Weiser
Mr. and Mrs. Hal Wellford
Judge and Mrs. Harry W. Wellford
Ariel Wen
Marilyn and David Wittenberg
Hilary Zyskowski

 

Corporate and Foundation Donors

$30,000+

Fund for Teachers
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
Polk Bros. Foundation

 

$20,000+

CME
Malott Family Foundation
Oil-Dri Corporation of America
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher, and Flom, LLP

 

$15,000+

Anonymous
GTCR
Motorola Solutions Foundation
The Field Foundation of Illinois
William Blair and Company

 

$10,000+

Aon Foundation
Dr. Scholl Foundation
Helen Brach Foundation
Molex
Peoples Gas
The Sage Foundation

 

$5,000+

Anonymous
Ariel Investments
Oppenheimer Family Foundation

 

$1,000+

Brown Gibbons Lang & Company
Chicago Board Options Exchange
Daniel Du Bay Interior Design, Inc.
Grainger
PricewaterhouseCoopers

 

Up to $1,000

BMO Capital Markets
Disabato Advisers, LLC
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Videotec
Wuskowhan Players Club