SHERO (for extraordinary impact)
Mariame Kaba – A special THANK YOU for the impact you have made on our fundraising efforts.

Institutional Donors and Individual Donors of $500 and up are recognized here:

CRUSADER ($10,000+)
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation

ACTIVIST ($5,000 – $10,000)
Harry Edwards
John W. Rowe

ADVOCATE ($1000 – $4,999)
Association of Black Women Historians
The Chernoff Family Fund
The Community Builders
The Conant Family Foundation
Connie Swiner III Fund
Field Foundation of Illinois
Linn-Mathes, Inc.
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
J. Michael and Julie Whitted Family Foundation

David and Gemma Beckley
Rachel Bedard
Nicole Cliffe
Tanya Crossley
Kenneth and Marcia Dam
Virginia M. Harding, Gould & Ratner LLP
Mariame Kaba
Dolores Kohl Kaplan
Piper Kerman
Nathaniel A. Marshall
Eve Moran
Aldon Morris
Bettylu and Paul Saltzman
Kevin Savetz
Patricia A. Schechter
Brenda M. Shapiro
Erin Siegal
John Stephens

EDUCATOR ($500 – $999)


Chicago Women’s History Center
Chicago Teachers Union
Garrison Fund
Jewish Federation of Cleveland
O’Donnell Ginther Family Foundation
Rust College Agency Fund
The Ida B. Wells Memorial Foundation
The Target Group

Judith and Philip D. Block III
Julie Brown and Steven Schneck
Stacey Carr
Mary Kathleen Duff
J. Mark Edwards
Charlotte Flinn, Flinn Consultants
Deborah Franczek
John and Ellen Friedman
Crystal Hayling and Chris Misner
Dr. Tera W. Hunter
Erin Johnson
Mary Ann Johnson
Nathan LaPorte and Leah Handel
William J. and Pamela A. Lowe
Shirley J. Newsome
John K. Notz, Jr.
Michael Owens
Mary Pattillo
The Porter Family
Dr. Samuel Roberts and Dr. Christina Greer
Piper and Jono Rothschild
Virginia Sapiro
Gale and Karen Saulsberry
Gibson Stroupe and Susan Leach
Grace Suarez
The Ida B. Wells Family

Linda C. Wing, Ph.D.

ORATOR ($499 and below)
Fourth Community Service Organization
Holder of the Keys Property Management, LLC
Ida B. Wells-Barnett Museum
Kam Isaiah Israel Congregation
Law Offices of Gerard T. Fox, LLC
Local Initiatives Support Corp.
MB Real Estate Services, LLC
McCormick Gallery
McShane Construction Company
Nicor Gas
Peoples Gas
Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, School of Business
S.P.S. Properties of Chicago
The Alfreda Wells Duster Civic Club