Spring Fundraiser Sponsors

We are grateful to our generous business sponsors. Please support them with your patronage!

Director’s Circle

10+ years of support

Actors Gymnasium

Atrios Bakery

Chicago Bears

Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Court Theatre of Chicago

DD Guitar Studio

Dance Center Evanston

Evanston Imprintables

Gary Geiger (piano lessons)

Goodman Theatre

Intergalactic Design Studio


Lifeline Theatre


Music Conservatory of Illinois

Northlight Theatre

Scoperta Importing Co.

Sunny Palms Zen Shiatsu/Therapeutic Massage/Tarot Talks


5+ years of support

Actors Training Center

Allegro Dance Boutique

Barnaby’s of Northbrook


Chiropractic First

Devonshire Playhouse/Children’s Theater

Egg Harbor Cafe

Evanston Art Center

The Field Museum

Firehouse Grill

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre

Greenwise Organic Lawn Care

Guenther Piano Service

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center

Kohl Children’s Museum

Lemoi Ace Hardware

Little Beans Cafe

Lou Malnati’s

Music Theater Works

Northwestern University Athletics

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Pilates Connection

Robert Crown Community Center

Squeezebox Books and Music

Teddie Kossof Salon Spa

Trader Joe’s (Evanston)

Viking Gymnastics & Dance

William Harris Lee & Co.

Writers Theatre at Tudor Court


4 years of support

Benefit Cosmetics

The Blue Horse Tavern

Five & Dime


Oriental Trading Company

Taco Diablo


3 years of support

Bookends & Beginnings

First Ascent Climbing & Fitness

Giordano Dance Chicago


2 years of support



Driehaus Museum

Bailey Utecht (house portraits)

Zen Shiatsu Chicago


our newest supporters

Alley Gallery

Grateful Yoga

Nina Kraus/Brainvoltz

One River School of Art + Design

Deborah Palmer (violin lessons)

Ten Thousand Villages (Evanston)

Individual Donors

The ECC warmly thanks the following families, singers and friends for their special contributions to our events:

Arushi Bedekar
Liz Boivin
Chloe Davis
the De la Torre/Salinas family
Sara Fieberg
the Geiger/Tamura family
Joe & Marge Geiger
Mahin Goel
Ann Marie Hartmann/Sentient Sentiments
Aubrey Hoeppner
Matthew Jacobson
Isaac Larson
Jeff Libman
Ruth Ma
Nasutsa Mabwa
the Marok/Assing family
Stephanie Mullins-Wine
the Rogne/Matthews family
Grace Nester-Detweiler
Caryn Peterson and family
Sarah Sparber

Templeton Steinwedel and family
the Struve family
the Welch family
Amber Yancey-Carrol

The ECC is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.