Donations

ACM relies on contributions, both large and small, to support our innovative programs like the Thirsty Ears Festival, Open House, Sound of Silent Film, Live at the Davis and the ACM School of Music. Your generosity enables us to continue our mission of integrating musical creativity into everyday life.

ACM a publicly supported, not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. To support our programs, please consider making a secure online donation in any amount.

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– John Von Rhein, Chicago Tribune

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– Wynne Delacoma, Chicago Classical Review

Current Donors

$10,000+

Arts Work Fund of the Chicago Community Trust
Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
Driehaus Foundation
Illinois Arts Council
CityArts Program of Chicago
Prince Charitable Trusts at MacArthur

Anna C. Walker

$5,000 – $9,000

Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation
Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
Lakeview Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce SSA #27

$2,500 – $4,999

Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University
Hugh Schulze
Wicker Park/Bucktown Chamber of Commerce SSA #33

$1,000 – $2,499

James Adair
Cliffdwellers Arts Foundation
Jessica and Oliver Richardson
Tony Scott-Green
George Thiruvathukal

$500 – $999

Marilyn Caton
Rachel Miriam Lewis
Historic Milwaukee
Augusta Read Thomas
Randall West
SunFei Ye

 

$250 – $499

Patricia Bayerlein
Conrad Cummings
Brandon Harrington
William Susman
Paul Winberg

$100 – $249

Miriam Argov
Katrina Burton
Jake Cowan
Eighth Blackbird Performing Arts Association
Manuel Álvarez Diestro
Denyse Ffrench
Jane Heron
Valerie Hollaender
Mary Honda
Marissa Ingley
Jennifer Jepson
Kenneth Jones
Philip Morehead
Peter Kachergis and Amy Munice
Veda Maniquis
Gregory Nigosian
Juan Rodriguez
Carl Rogers
Jen Schatzko
Amy Schoenhals
Kim Schlechter
David Schrader
Marcia Shuminas
Janet Carl Smith
Harry Soyster
Anne Suh

$50 – $99

John Bierbusse
Deanne Borden
William Bradley
Timothy Burdick
Dan and Erica Chandler
Patrick Cummings
Andrea DiOrio
Susan Doig
Bob Falwell
Dan Goodman
Keith Hall
Nancy Hughes
Jason Jenrich
Eric Kingery
Florice Kovan
Mike Leghorn
Janice Misurell-Mitchell
Amy Rasmussen
Melissa Rice
Ericka L. Samuels
Sylvia Soyster
Greg Steinke
Alan Waterman
Barbara Wetzel
Chris Widman
Heather Wiley

$0 – $49

Mike Ardashnikov
Angela Asprec
Dave Belden
Michael Chladek
Kyong Mee Choi
Timothy Corpus
Douglas Cuomo
Julie Degner
John W. Diaz
Kate Dillingham
Greg Emetaz
Julia Garcia
Judith Gloston-Getz
Melinda Green
Heather Hagerty
Jonathan Hannau
Ann and Gordon Howard
Kim Hughes
Jeremy Irish
Paul Johnson
David Kawliche
Debra Kaye
A. Kazarian
Benjamin Keane
Mary Mac Kinnon
Kenneth Konopka
Ursula Kwong-Brown
Kenneth Kush
Cal Macklin
Charles Macko
Jeffrey Maharry

Keith Mautner
Nicholas Miles

Kathleen Pace
Marianne Parker
Patrick Powers
Kyle Price
William Putnam
Carlton Roberts
Carl Rogers
Richard Shepherd
James Schlefer
Roell Schmidt
Greg Steinke
Stacey Stern
Alannah Maharajh Stone
Ben Taylor
Emily Taylor
Glenn Thompson
Janice Weber
Linda Winke
Jane Zaug