raised to support Shedd’s world-class animal care, conservation and
Learning Programs

25,446 Shedd
member households

supporting connections with the living world

$45,000 raised

to support #AnOtterYear of care for Shedd’s sea otters on
Giving Tuesday

34 Aquarium Council member families

committed to support the Amphibians Special Exhibit since its launch in 2015

41 one-of-a-kind member events

to connect with Shedd’s strongest supporters

in “Keep the Change” donations

from Shedd guests who agreed to round up their
purchase at the register

112,000 hours of time and talent

 donated by Shedd volunteers

803 corporate partner

employees volunteered to reduce Great Lakes pollution and maintain
diverse habitats along the shores of Lake Michigan

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Your Contributions

Thank you to Shedd’s generous supporters. Our momentum wouldn’t be possible without you.

Sparking compassion, curiosity and conservation
for the aquatic animal world.

Shedd Aquarium, a not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization, gratefully acknowledges
the sustaining contributions of the people of Chicago, State of Illinois and Chicago Park District. Shedd is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums
and is Humane Conservation Certified by American Humane.

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raised to support Shedd’s world-class animal care, conservation and Learning Programs

25,446 Shedd
member households

supporting connections with the living world

$45,000 raised

to support #AnOtterYear of care for Shedd’s sea otters
on Giving Tuesday

34 Aquarium Council member families

committed to support the Amphibians Special Exhibit since its launch
in 2015

41 one-of-a-kind member events

to connect with Shedd’s strongest supporters

in “Keep the Change” donations

from Shedd guests who agreed to round up their purchase
at the register

112,000 hours of time and talent

 donated by Shedd volunteers

803 corporate partner

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Your Contributions

Thank you to Shedd’s generous supporters. Our momentum wouldn’t be possible without you.

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Shedd Aquarium

2016 annual report


Your Contributions

Thank you to Shedd’s generous supporters. Our momentum wouldn’t be possible without you.


Gala 2016: Dark Waters

BLU: Celebrating 10 Years

Fore! the Animals

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Annual Fund

We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of the individuals, corporations, foundations and government agencies that made contributions to the Annual Fund between January 1 and December 31, 2016


  • Individuals
    President’s Circle ($50,000+)

    Anonymous (2)

    Family of Barry Crown, Bruce and Deborah Crown

    Kathryn and John Gilbertson

    The Grainger Foundation

    Daniel P. Haerther Trust

    Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hostetler

    Maryellen and Richard Keyser

    David and Lesly Koo

    Bruce K. and Jennifer L. Lee

    Harvey L. Miller Supporting Foundation

    Kenneth F. and Harle G. Montgomery Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Morrison

    Nancy S. Searle

    SF Foundation

    Shaw Family Supporting Organization

    Sandi Simon

    Mr. and Mrs. Stephen B. Smith

    Ventana Charitable Foundation

  • Steward ($25,000–49,999)

    Mr. and Mrs. Stephen P. Bent

    Mr. and Mrs. Kelley A. Bergstrom

    Mr. William P. Braker

    Mrs. Lauran Bromley and Mrs. Myrna Bromley

    Paul and Amy Carbone

    Mr. and Mrs. Dave Davis

    Ms. Mia Celano and Mr. Noel L. Dunn

    David and Paula Epstein

    Rick and Dixie Erwin

    Ty and Anne Fahner

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard Frain

    Sarah and John Garvey

    Katie and Brent Gledhill

    Patrick and Ligia Goodwillie, The Wege Foundation

    Sarah and Jonathan Graham

    Mr. and Mrs. Anders Gustafsson

    Ms. Jill Jollay

    Dr. Ann L. Jones and Mr. Gregory K. Jones

    Mr. and Mrs. Brian A. Kenney

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas N. King

    Tara and Cary Kochman

    Anne E. and Robert D. Krebs

    Mr. and Mrs. Matthew C. Levin

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Livingston

    Mr. Peter Shedd Reed

    The Sangreal Foundation

    Souder Family Foundation

    Ms. Jane L. Warner and Mr. John Hegener

  • Conservator ($10,000–24,999)

    Anonymous (4)

    Dan and Mary Armour and Family

    Mr. and Mrs. Walter W. Bell

    Cheryl and Carl Belles

    Mr. and Mrs. Edward Benford

    Mr. and Mrs. Peter J. Bensen

    Mr.* and Mrs. Philip D. Block III

    Mr. and Mrs. Joseph S. Braik

    Buchanan Family Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Burke, Sr.

    Mr. Timothy G. Carroll

    Mr. and Mrs. William J. Chase

    Dr. Kirsten Collister and Mr. Richard Collister

    Comer Family Foundation

        Mrs. Gary Comer

        Ms. Stephanie Comer and Mr. Robert Craigie

    Karen and Tuey Connell, Butler Family Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Connelly

    Mrs. Laura Armour Cook

    Mr. Jeffrey L. Dennis, H. C. D. Foundation

    Kandye and Scott Dille

    Gretchen M. Hoffmann and Joseph S. Doherty

    Ms. Monica Donath

    Jim and Shanda Drury

    Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Elbert

    The Joseph & Bessie Feinberg Foundation

    Paul Galvin Memorial Foundation Trust

    Mr. and Mrs. James J. Glasser

    Glasser and Rosenthal Family

    Joyce and Timothy Greening

    Mr. and Mrs. James T. Hamman

    Mr. and Mrs. John B. Harris

    Mr. and Mrs. Matthew C. Harris

    Sarah and Peter Harrison

    HBB Foundation

    Kimberlee S. Herold

    Kelly and Todd Hondru

    Mr. and Mrs. Mark Hoyt

    Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Hubbard

    Howard Isenberg

    Kate and Jonathan Jackson

    Dr. H. Fisk Johnson III

    Mr. and Mrs. Michael L. Keiser

    Dr. and Mrs. Alan C. Keyes

    Christopher and Nicole Klingenstein

    Mr. and Mrs. R. Stribling Koster

    Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Larkins

    Lavin Family Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. John W. Madigan

    Mr. and Mrs. David Malliband

    Charles and Amy Marlas

    Mason Foundation Inc.

    Mr. Douglas McClure

    Mr. and Mrs. John V.N. McClure

    Mr. and Mrs. J. Jay Miller

    Mr. and Mrs. John D. Nichols III

    CJ Oates and Dr. Heather Heiberger

    Ellen and Jim O'Connor

    Marian and Al Pawlick

    Jane Perkins

    PFK Family Foundation

    Laura and John F. Podjasek III

    Mrs. Angela Chalberg Pool and Mr. Mark Pool

    Jim and Ginevra Reed Ralph

    Ms. Helen S. Reed

    Susan Regenstein and Barry Frank

    The Regenstein Foundation

    Merle Reskin

    Julie and Don Rocap

    Mr. Alex Ross

    Mr. and Mrs. Patrick G. Ryan, Jr.

    Gregory H. Sachs

    Mr. and Mrs. John Sandner

    Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd A. Semple, Jr.

    Jeanine M. Sheehan

    Bill and Stephanie Sick

    Louis and Nellie Sieg Fund

    Joseph and Shannon Simon

    Andrew F. and Celia M. Sinclair

    Guy and Linda Snyder

    Barbara Ann Steel Charitable Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Stucker

    Jamie and Robert Taylor

    Mr. and Mrs. Thys Wallace

    Ms. Dana Waud

    Mr. and Mrs. Steve Weller

  • Guardian ($5,000–9,999)


    Mr. E. M. Bakwin

    The Baryl Family

    Alvin H. Baum Family Fund on behalf of Mr. and Mrs. Joel Friedman

    Cheryl and Carl Belles

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard Blommer

    Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Brown

    Mr. and Mrs. Roger Brown

    Judy and Steven Brown

    Mr. Timothy G. Carroll

    Dr. Deborah E. Weber and Dr. Norman Chapman

    Joyce Chelberg

    Mr. Froilan P. Concepcion

    Carolyn and Wes Cornwell

    The Corwith Fund

    Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. D'Ancona III

    Mr. and Mrs. Dave Davis

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert O. Delaney, Jr.

    Kimberly Hamill Dietz and Jay Dietz

    Mr. and Mrs. James Drury IV

    Ms. Mia Celano and Mr. Noel L. Dunn

    Deborah and Garry Eades

    Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Ellis

    Jeanne Boxer-Ettelson and John R. Ettelson

    Mrs. Jerome L. Ettelson

    Mary and Bruce Feay

    Joan McCormack Ferrill

    Ms. Joan Gilboy

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Godfrey

    Kenneth Griffin on behalf of Citadel

    Mr. and Mrs. Jack Hammond III

    Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Hartman

    Mr. and Mrs. Yale Henderson

    Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Holzheimer

    Mr. and Mrs. Mark Hoyt

    Maria R. Hrycelak MD and Park Ridge Pediatrics

    Mr. and Mrs. J. Thomas Hurvis

    Mr. and Mrs. Harris Hyman IV

    Mr. and Mrs. John Jawor

    Jamee C. Field

    John and Laurel Kasang

    Dan Kobayashi and Kobotech, Inc.

    Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Larkins

    The Lefkofsky Family Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Alex Levy

    Josephine P. and John J. Louis Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. John Jeffry Louis III

    Mrs. Norris M. Love

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Makarski

    Mr. and Mrs. David Malliband

    Mr. and Mrs. W. David Mangel

    Sandy and Jerry Manne

    Charles and Amy Marlas

    Robert and Judy Marth

    Mr. and Mrs. John Mengelt

    Catharon and Brian Miller

    Mr. Lester Murschell

    Mr. and Mrs. John D. Nichols III

    Jeffrey Ollada

    Mr. and Mrs. William A. Osborn

    Mr. and Mrs. Bradford Page

    Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Patrick

    Ms. Delphine Pontvieux

    Henry Pope Foundation

    Ms. Helen A. Porten

    Jim and Ginevra Reed Ralph

    Mr. and Mrs. John Shedd Reed, Jr.

    Merle Reskin

    The Ringer Family

    Mr. and Mrs. Patrick G. Ryan, Jr.

    Linda E. Salisbury

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Sheffield III

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Smith

    Mr. and Mrs. Steve Solomon

    The Stewart Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Stoettner

    Supernova Companies and Tom and Sarah Anderson

    Mr. and Mrs. David Sweet

    Tawani Foundation

    Mr. Joseph S. Tiritilli

    Rose and Robert Wagner

    James M. Woodbury

    Mr. and Mrs. Dan Zagorin

  • Fellow ($2,500–4,999)

    Anonymous (2)

    Mr. and Mrs. Chris Abbinante

    Jim Anderson

    Mr. Kevin Applegate and Ms. Bo Banks

    Mr. Charles Asiyanbi and Mrs. Joycelynn Watkins-Asiyanbi

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Barta

    Mr. and Mrs. Jeffery Barton

    Mr. Thomas R. Baryl

    Mr. and Mrs. Warren L. Batts

    Alvin H. Baum Family Fund on behalf of Mr. and Mrs. Joel Friedman

    Mr. and Mrs. Ted A. Beattie

    Eric, Nancy, Nic & Nate Beaumont

    Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Becht

    Dr. John and Mrs. Jean Beckerman

    Mr. and Mrs. Philip D. Block IV

    Kate and Paul Bradley

    Mr. and Mrs. James E. Bramsen

    Mr. and Mrs. Roger Brown

    Mr. and Mrs. David M. Buck

    The Buettner Family Foundation for Leigh and Al Buettner

    Mr. and Mrs. Matt Canna

    Mr. and Mrs. Lennin Carrion

    Mr. David S. Chen and Ms. Brandon Yates

    Nathaniel Clapp

    Alexandra and Aaron Colin

    Combs Family Foundation

    Mr. Froilan P. Concepcion

    Dr. Bridget C. Coughlin and Dr. Brian Wegner

    Eugene M. Cummings

    Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. D'Ancona III

    Ms. Madi Davis

    Kimberly Hamill Dietz and Jay Dietz

    Richard A. Ditton

    Mr. Jack Donohew

    Mr. William D. Drehkoff and Ms. Kate Protextor

    Deborah and Garry Eades

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Early

    Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Eisen

    Timothy S. Eisler

    Jonathan Elliot

    Ms. Mikiann England

    Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Fellows

    Ms. Susan Beal-Frangella and Mr. Patrick Frangella

    The Friedman Family

    Donald and Martha Garnett

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Griffith

    Janet and Paul Grogan

    Mr. and Mrs. Anuj Gupta

    John and Dana Hagenah

    Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan C. Hamill, Hamill Family Foundation

    Mr. Scott Hensley

    Ms. Bethany Hickey and Ms. Lynne Presley

    Mr. and Mrs. Kirk Hovde

    Mr. and Mrs. Chris Howard

    Mr. Tim Huizenga

    Mr. and Mrs. C. Hadlai Hull

    Lynn, George, Kathy, Tad and Lorin Jones

    Mr. and Mrs. Eric Jungbluth

    Ted D. Kellner

    Ms. Janet Kelly*, Saganaga Corporation

    Mr. and Mrs. Joshua P. Kolar

    Mrs. Mary E. Lane

    Allen LaPointe

    Rene and Bruce Lauer

    Ms. Emily Lawrence

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. Lee

    Jeff Leverenz

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Levin

    Stephen J. Lombardo

    Alexandra Lozier

    Ms. Susan Luciu

    Mr. and Mrs. David Ludden

    Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lynn

    Mr. and Mrs. Christopher C. Mahr

    Mr. and Mrs. Timothy J. Malloy

    Mr. Todd C. Marek and Ms. Halley Canis-Marek

    Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Marsh

    Robert* and Judy Marth

    Michelle Maton and Michael Schaeffer

    Mr. Gordon McIntosh and Mrs. Meridyth McIntosh

    Mr. and Mrs. Ronald McKee

    Cheryl Mell

    R.J. Melman

    Linda and John Mengelt

    Ms. Pamela G.  Meyer

    Mrs. Pamela E. Miles

    Mr. and Mrs. John A. Miller, The John A. Miller Family Foundation

    Jack and Goldie Wolfe Miller  Fund

    Ms. Jessica D. Morris and Mr. Michael Valitchka

    Mr. and Mrs. Chris O'Brien

    Mr. and Mrs. William J. O'Neill

    Mr. and Mrs. Bradford Page

    Mr. and Mrs. Randy Papineau

    Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Pasma

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Perkaus, Jr.

    Ms. Denise Peterson

    Dr. and Mrs. James Pollock

    Henry Pope Foundation

    Ms. Sheridan Prior and Mr. Michael Bender

    Mr. and Mrs. L. Keith Reed

    Dr. Anne Grall Reichel and Mr. Jack Reichel

    Mr. and Mrs. Miles Ridgway

    Mr. Patrick Ronan

    Rothman Family Foundation

    Bonnie Fry Rothman and Michael C. Rothman

    Ms. Hermine Rothman

    Ms. Rachel Sondag and Mr. Gregory Rothman

    Robert Sahadevan and Lisa Huff

    Hansa Sawlani

    Karen and Frank Schneider

    Buzz and Pat Schwandt

    Mr. and Mrs. G.P. Searle

    Mrs. William L. Searle

    David and Judith L. Sensibar

    Mr. and Mrs. Alex Singla

    Mr. and Mrs. Joseph J. Slawek

    Mr. and Mrs. David Byron Smith

    Mr. Joseph R. Snipp

    Mr. John Snyder and Ms. Mignon Dupepe

    Mr. and Mrs. Steve Solomon

    Mr. and Mrs. William C. Steers, Jr.

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert N. Szalay

    Dr. and Mrs. Antone J. Tatooles

    Jeffrey M. Tilkin, MD

    Mr. and Mrs. David Trace

    Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Uihlein, Ed Uihlein Family Foundation

    Mr. Dirk VanKoughnett and Ms. Kathy Erwin

    John Vincent

    Mr. and Mrs. H. Thomas Watkins

    Mr. and Mrs. Miles D. White

    Mr. William E. Wolf and Mrs. Meredith Bluhm-Wolf

    Mr. and Mrs. Kerry Wood

    Mr. and Mrs. Patrick B. Wood-Prince

    Ms. Laura Hill and Mr. Ted Wynnychenko

    Heather and Troy Zimmerman


  • Aquarium Council ($1,500–2,499)

    Anonymous (8)

    Mrs. Audrey Altounian

    Mr. Jonathan Anderson and Mrs. Sharon Su

    Nancy Anschel

    Mr. and Mrs. Eric Arnquist

    Mr. and Mrs. Adam M. Aron

    Mr. and Mrs. Merrick Axel

    Kevin Barker

    Mr. Peter Barrett

    Mr. Matthew Beccio and Ms. Mallory Gianola

    Mr. and Mrs. Seth L. Bent

    Mr. and Mrs. Grant Bevill

    Binder Family

    Mr. Andrew Bobrowski

    Drs. Linda and Michael Bresolin

    Mr. and Mrs. William Brodsky

    Nancy and William Brown

    Ms. Danielle Marie Bryan

    Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Buchsbaum

    John and Jackie Bucksbaum

    Buehler Family Foundation

    Dr. Dana Buoscio and Mr. John Szewezyk

    The Canmann Family

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Coleman

    Lorel M. Collis

    Mr. and Mrs. Tom Corridon

    Winnie and Bob Crawford

    Meghan Curran

    Mr. Paul Czarnowski and Ms. Jean Lee

    Kent and Liz Dauten

    Richard Dees

    Dale Denardo

    Mr. and Mrs. Stephen C. DeTommaso

    Mr. and Mrs. James F. Dicke III

    Mr. Matthew Downes and Ms. Michelle Butler

    Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Dugan

    Mr. Arjun Dutt

    Cherelynn A. Elliott

    Mr. George Engeln and Ms. Denise Stewart

    Mr. and Mrs. John W. Estey

    Randy Felgenhauer

    Gretchen Filips

    Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Fischl

    Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Fleitz

    Mr. Richard Fluck

    Michelle M. Flynn and Brian J. Flynn

    Mrs. Susan Flynn

    Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Gable

    Will Gamble

    Mr. and Mrs. John C. Gann III

    Mr. and Mrs. William Gardner

    Ms. Barbara J. Geist

    Roger Germann, Jr. and Laura Zaremba

    Mr. and Mrs. Michael Gibbons

    The Gillette Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. David Golder

    Mr. Donald P. Grasso

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Hance

    Charles Hand

    Mary E. Harland

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Z. Hayward, Jr.

    Wallace and Audrey Head

    Mrs. Eugene Heal

    Ryan and Susan Hedlund

    Mr. John M. Hennegan

    Mr. Robert M. Hickey

    Ms. Lynnie Hickey-Mehic and Mr. Armin Mehic

    Mr. and Mrs. J. Donald Higgins

    Mr. and Mrs. John L. Hines

    Charles and Stephanie Hofbauer

    Horwitz Fund

    Mr. and Mrs. Peter H. Huizenga

    Mr. and Mrs. G. C. Hunt, Jr.

    Elan and Tamar Jacoby

    Mr. Nicholas Johnson and Ms. Emily Waite

    Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Johnstone

    Mr. and Mrs. Jay Jordan

    Ms. Kathleen T. Jordan

    Jeramy and James Kaiman

    Mr. Andrew Kang and Ms. Casarine Chong

    Mr. and Mrs. Paul Katz

    Mr. and Mrs. Terrence Kearney

    Mr. Christopher Kim

    Ms. Gera-Lind Kolarik

    Joanne C. and Kevin A. Krakora

    Mr. and Mrs. Michael Larsen

    Mr. Robert Levinson

    Judith and Douglas Lipke

    Dr. Susan Lochhead

    Mr. Darrell Looney and Ms. Shermian Woodhouse

    Ms. Yvonne E. Lozano and Mr. Robert Ratz

    Michelle Lozins

    Mr. and Mrs. Mark Luchini

    Barbara and James MacGinnitie

    Ms. Judith L. Macior

    Mr. and Mrs. Kurt Mackey

    Ms. Theresa Malin and Mr. William Coe

    Sandy and Jerry Manne

    The Marek Family

    Mr. Dominic Lomoro

    Ms. Marcia McLawhorn

    Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. McQuaid

    Mr. and Mrs. Kevin D. Mehta

    Ms. Jacqueline Mensik and Ms. Danielle Leonard

    Ms. Laura Micheli and Mr. Gavin Daly

    Andrew R. Miller and Janet F. Miller

    Mr. and Mrs. John C. Mommsen, Jr.

    Ms. Cynthia A. Moody and Mr. Maurice Ashford

    Mr. David J. Morris

    Mr. Jim Murphy

    David Myszkowski

    Mr. and Mrs. Jeremey Nations

    Ms. Tamera J. Nelson

    Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Newton

    Jake and Shondi Nickell

    Mr. Wilfred Noel

    Mr. and Ms. Timothy Nolan

    Mr. and Mrs. James J. O'Connor, Jr.

    Mr. and Mrs. Sean Odell

    Mr. and Mrs. Ben Olson

    Mr. and Mrs. Sean O'Neill

    Mr. and Mrs. Mike Oresar

    Mr. and Mrs. David Patience

    Mr. and Mrs. Keith Pederson

    Ms. Rebecca Pederson and Ms. Anne Ratliff

    Mr. Gary Pedulla and Ms. Marina Birch

    Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Peterson

    Mr. and Mrs. Matthew J. Pettinelli

    Ms. Mari Philipsborn and Mr. Eric Terman

    Dr. and Mrs. William Platt

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Pritzker

    Ms. Catherine F. Quinlan

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Raimondi

    Brian and Michelle Rapp

    Nancy and Warren Rasmussen

    Stephen and Miriam Ritchie

    The Jim Robinett Family

    Linda and Harold Rosenson

    Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Rubis

    Mr. Peter Ruest and Ms. Erin Arnold

    Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Sandner

    Mr. and Mrs. Eric Schoonveld

    Martin and Lisa Schumacher

    Mr. and Mrs. John P. Scotellaro

    Dr. Susan P. Sherman and Mr. David A. Sherman

    Joyce M. Simon and Douglas E. Emde

    Premjit, Mary and Amy Singh

    Mrs. Victoria Skala

    Ms. Gerianne Smith

    Christina and Robert Smolen

    The Solot and Karp Family Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Alan P. Solow

    Mr. and Mrs. Phillip L. Stern

    Ms. Cynthia Stiehl and Ms. Sally Stiehl

    Mr. and Mrs. Scott Strnad

    Ms. Alexis Geocaris Sutton

    Mr. Chris Tebbens

    Nick Ulivieri

    Mr. Jeff Urgo and Mrs. Christine Mayer

    Dr. and Mrs. Bill Van Bonn

    Mr. and Mrs. Joseph V. Van Cura, Jr.

    Mrs. Anne Van Wart and Mr. Michael Keable

    Mr. and Mrs. Virgil V. VanTrease

    Ms. Susan Vondrak

    Mr. and Mrs. William C. Waller

    Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Walsh

    Dr. Erma Washington and Ms. Erin A. Campbell

    Dr. Catherine L. Webb

    Dr. Deborah E. Weber and Dr. Norman Chapman

    Diane and Richard Weinberg

    Mr. and Mrs. John Weiss

    Mrs. Florence F. Wheeler

    Ms. Mary A. Wheeler

    Ms. Jean Ann White

    Mr. and Mrs. Ben Wilson

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wilson

    Mr. Sloan Wilson and Ms. Kathleen O'Connor

    Mr. and Mrs. Michael Winfield

    Mr. and Mrs. Bob Wislow

    Ms. Cathleen Wloch

    Mr. Patrick T. Yappel

    Mr. and Mrs. Hani Zabaneh

    Barbara Zenner

    Ms. Tara Zientek

    Pat and Len Zolna

    Mr. Ted Zook


  • Ambassador ($1,000–1,499)

    Anonymous (6)

    Ms. Shradha Agarwal and Mr. Jaynat Premkumar

    Andrew Family Foundation

    Charles and Rebecca Asfour

    Ms. Danielle Benjoya

    Mrs. Martha Biede and Mr. Tom C. Biede

    Lee Boshes

    Mr. and Mrs. Tony Bromwell

    Mr. and Mrs. Kevin T. Buggy

    John E. Buranosky

    Mr. and Mrs. John D. Burns II

    John D. Butler Family Fund

    Ellen Carnahan and Bill Daniels

    Ted Challenger

    Mr. and Mrs. Luke Chang

    Mr. John Chartier and Ms. Jennifer Chartier

    Jonathan Chung

    Mr. and Mrs. Ed Claggett

    Mr. and Mrs. Keith Colburn

    Ms. Theresa R. Corrao and Mr. Matthew Leonard

    Mr. Gregory Curtis

    Dr. John R. Dainauskas

    Mr. Scott Daum

    Mr. and Mrs. Leslie P. Degroot IV

    Mrs. Carla Dehmlow

    Mr. and Mrs. Michael Delfini

    Mr. and Mrs. Ron F. DeSanto

    Mr. and Mrs. Michael DiCondina

    Ms. Kathleen Dilenschneider and Mr. Christopher Savino

    Dr. Naomi Donnelley and Mr. Joseph Butler

    Shawn M. Donnelley and Christopher M. Kelly

    Ashraff Enshiwat

    Mr. and Mrs. Gene Faut

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Fealy

    Mr. Nathan Fencl

    Ms. Diana Ferguson and Mr. Dwayne Staton

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert Fischer

    Mr. and Mrs. John Freechack

    Ms. Joanne B. Friedland

    Mr. and Mrs. Christopher B. Galvin

    Mr. and Mrs. Daniel T. Gibbons

    Mr. and Mrs. Todd Greenwald

    Mr. and Ms. Eric Haskel

    Mr. Eric Heininger

    Ms. Kristen Hertel and Mr. Muneer Satter

    Reacy Hobbs

    Mr. Ira Holtzman and Mr. William Schloss

    Mr. and Mrs. John Hong

    Mr. Carl Howe

    Chris Hutter

    Edgar D. Jannotta

    Judy Johanson

    Robert H. and Sharon L. Jordan

    Mr. Ronny Kamal and Mrs. Chirine Njeim

    Whitney T. Key

    Mr. Rock Khanna

    Mr. and Mrs. Douglas M. Kinney

    Emily Krall

    Charles G. and Rheta Kramer Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Ziv Lalich

    Mr. David R. Lee

    Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin F. Lenhardt, Jr.

    Robert and Sharon Lindgren

    Abigail Lipke

    Mr. and Mrs. Russ Maki

    Mr. Charles Mauter

    Ms. Patty McCarthy

    John and Etta McKenna

    Ms. Rita Michaud and Mr. Ted Wecker

    Ms. Alexandra Miller

    Julie and Scott Moller

    Mr. and Mrs. William Mowry

    Mr. and Mrs. Pete Mulvey

    Mr. and Mrs. Harry D. Oppenheimer

    Mr. Asutosh Padhi and Mrs. Rita Anand-Padhi

    Mr. and Mrs. Marco Pagani

    Mr. and Mrs. Guilio Palma

    Julia Fiske Parker

    Ms. Ashley Pater

    Mr. Jim M. Perkins and Ms. Jenny Zinser

    Mr. and Mrs. Jon Pfeffer

    Mr. Matthew Porter

    Mr. and Mrs. Myron H. Powelson IV

    Colonel (IL) Jennifer N. Pritzker, IL ARNG (Retired)

    Ms. Tina Ptach

    Mitch Quarfot

    Dr. Sameena Rahman and Dr. Sajjad Murtaza

    Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Reece

    Mr. and Mrs. Ross Reinhart

    Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Rinella

    Lynne King Roberts

    Mr. and Mrs. Terence Rogers

    Quincy Ross

    Scott Rubenstein

    Mr. and Mrs. Peter Ruck

    Mr. and Mrs. James Ruprecht

    John and Alice Sabl

    Jeffrey Samotny

    Cynthia Sargent, Sargent Family Foundation

    Mr. and Mrs. Morton Schapiro

    Mr. and Mrs. Mark Schmidtke

    Eileen Semeniuk

    Ms. Stephanie Slatkin and Mr. Martin Irgang

    Braden Smith

    Mr. Derek Snaidauf

    Mr. and Mrs. Darren Snyder

    Sommer Family Foundation

    Mr. George Sorich and Mrs. Elizabeth Phillips-Sorich

    Mr. Ronald J. Sorini

    Mr. and Mrs. James Stanczak

    Mr. and Mrs. Neele E. Stearns, Jr.

    Mr. and Mrs. Rene A. Stephens

    Mr. and Mrs. Bert O. Sullivan, Jr.

    Mr. and Mrs. Mark Sullivan

    Brad Summers

    Mr. and Mrs. Blake Swift

    Dr. and Mrs. Steve Szczerba

    Ms. Christina Talarico

    Mr. and Mrs. Mike Taylor

    Mr. and Mrs. Randall Thompson

    Sean Thompson

    Mr. Jamie Tolles and Mrs. Daisy Wood Tolles

    Howard Trienens

    Tamer Tullgren

    Mr. and Mrs. Tom Veldman

    Mr. and Mrs. David A. Ventura

    Mrs. Susanna Ver Eecke

    Mr. and Mrs. Howard Wax

    Barbara H. West

    Mr. and Mrs. Brian White

    M. and A. Wilcox

    Mr. and Mrs. David Williams

    The Yardley Family

    The Yerrick Family

    Mr. and Mrs. Tim Zoph


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    Great Lakes Coca-Cola

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    Bank of America

    The Chicago Community Trust

    John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation


    United Airlines

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    The Brinson Foundation


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    Department of the Interior, United States Geological Survey

    Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust

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    Ford Motor Company Fund, the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company

    The Hearst Foundation, Inc.


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    United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service

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    Aon Corporation

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    Crown Family Philanthropies

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    Event Network, Inc.

    GATX Corporation

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    George Lucas Family Foundation


    Illinois Department of Natural Resources - Coastal Management Program

    Institute of Museum and Library Services

    John R. Halligan Charitable Fund

    JPMorgan Chase Foundation


    Make it Better Media

    McDonald's Corporation


    Motorola Solutions, Inc. and the Motorola Solutions Foundation

    Norfolk Southern Foundation

    Stepan Company

    The Walter E. Heller Foundation

    Wege Foundation

    William Blair

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    Anonymous (2)


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    Baker & McKenzie

    Bears Care

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    Capital One


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    Drinker Biddle and Reath

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    Ernst & Young

    The Field Foundation of Illinois


    Helen V. Brach Foundation

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    Indianapolis Colts, Inc.

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    KeyBanc Capital Markets

    Leo Burnett

    The Marmon Group LLC

    McKinsey & Company

    Monterrey Security Consultants, Inc.


    National Marine Sanctuary Foundation

    OnX Managed Services

    Peggy and Steve Fossett Foundation

    Peoples Gas

    Perella Weinberg Partners

    Polk Bros. Foundation

    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

    The PrivateBank

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    SimEx-Iwerks Entertainment

    The Siragusa Foundation

    Stephen and Mary Birch Foundation, Inc.

    Tenneco, Inc.



    USG Corporation, Inc.

    Vienna Beef Ltd.

    W.W. Grainger, Inc.

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    A.G. Cox Charity Trust

    Aileen S. Andrew Foundation


    American Agricultural Insurance Company

    Amsted Industries Foundation

    Andrew Family Foundation


    Aurelio's Pizza

    Becker's Healthcare

    Berglund Construction

    BMO Harris

    Bottleneck Management

    Bucketfeet, Inc.

    Calumet City Plumbing Co., Inc.

    Charles & M. R. Shapiro Foundation, Inc.

    Chicagoland Speedway


    Collier’s International Group Inc.

    Design Installation Systems

    Dippin’ Dots LLC

    Edwards Engineering Inc.

    EyeCare for Animals–Chicago

    Fellowes, Inc

    FONA International Inc.

    Golub Capital

    GKN Foundation

    Hoellen Family Foundation


    J. Emil Anderson & Son, Inc.

    Kinder Morgan Foundation

    Kirkland & Ellis

    Klein and Hoffman, Inc.

    The Lagunitas Brewing Company

    Lower Electric

    Max Goldenberg Foundation

    Mechanical Services Associates Corp.

    Monterey Peninsula College

    Patrick and Anna M. Cudahy Fund

    Peapod, LLC

    Plante Moran

    Prince Charitable Trusts

    Proven Business Systems

    Regal Beloit Charitable Foundation

    Reyes Associates Inc.

    Robert Bosch Tool Corporation

    Roundtable Healthcare Partners

    Rytec Corporation


    S&P Global

    Saganaga Corporatiojn

    Sahara Enterprises, Inc.

    Sidley Austin Foundation

    Shure Incorporated

    Smart Destinations, Inc.

    TAYLAR Development  Llc

    Vedder Price P.C.


    Wirtz Beverage Illinois

    Winston & Strawn

    Yoga Six Roosevelt LLC

  • other giving

    Nautilus Society

    Nautilus Society

    The following individuals have made provisions for Shedd in their estate plans. We gratefully acknowledge their thoughtful support in ensuring our future.

    Anonymous (5)

    Mr. Ricardo Basch*

    Penny* and Ted A. Beattie

    Mr. Dolan E. Beckel

    Mr. and Mrs. Philip D. Block III

    Brian Cieslik

    Mr. and Mrs. Stephen F. Condren

    Amy and Joel Cowen

    Mrs. Sandra K. Crown

    Paula and David Epstein

    Mr. Carl B. Fausey

    Mary and Bruce Feay

    Mr. Stanley M. Freehling

    Kevin and Lauren Frey

    Ms. Betty K. Goldberg

    Joyce and Timothy Greening

    Wallace and Audrey Head

    George and Susan Heisler

    Mr. Thomas E. Holechko

    Judy Johanson

    Ms. Kathleen T. Jordan

    Mrs. Richard L. Joutras

    Ms. Jill Kainu

    Mr. Stuart Kane

    Shawn and Danielle Klose

    Mr. Leonard Kouba

    Barbara B. Kreml

    Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin F. Lenhardt, Jr.

    Ms. Stephanie Lippian

    Mr. and Mrs. William R. Livengood

    Mike* and Marcie Love

    Ms. Mary J. Metag

    The Harvey L. Miller Family Foundation

    Kathleen A. Moats Trust

    Mr. Tony Natale

    Tamera J. Nelson

    Jo Ann Noble Living Trust

    Marian and Al Pawlick

    Rich and Corinne Peters

    Ms. Catherine F. Quinlan

    Mr. and Mrs. John Shedd Reed, Jr.

    Mr. Peter Shedd Reed

    Merle Reskin

    Ms. Anita J. Rogers

    Ms. Kristine L. Rull

    Mr. and Mrs. Stuart L. Scott

    Shaw Family Supporting Organization

    Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Byron Smith

    Emily J. Su and Wayne Soong

    Scott and Gabi Sparacio

    Bob and Lorna Springate

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Stucker

    Mr. Gerard A. Swick

    Mr. and Mrs. Jay Thomas

    Mrs. Valerie L. Vance

    Mr. Walter Voelker

    Rose and Robert Wagner

    Kent, Stacey* and Margaret Weimer

    Bridget W. Young

    Zigterman Family Trust