Major Support

Sisters of Mercy Agatha O'Brien Ministry Fund
Anonymous Donor

Illinois Humanities Council, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Illinois General Assembly
Sisters of St. Francis, Clinton, Iowa


Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and the Illinois Arts Council

The Elephants in the Living Room
Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Ministry Fund
Sisters of Mercy West Midwest Community Ministry Grant
Adrian Dominican Sisters
Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas
Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine
Sisters of Providence
Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart
Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Sisters of St. Dominic, Racine, Wisconsin
Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth
Dominican Sisters of Hope
Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kansas
Benedictine Sisters of Yankton, South Dakota
Franciscan Missionaries of Mary
Little Sisters of the Assumption
Benedictine Sisters of Erie
Benedictine Sisters, St. Scholastica Monastery
Cenacle, North American Province
Dominican Sisters of Houston
Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati
Sisters of Saint Benedict, Ferdinand, Indiana
Dominican Sisters - Grand Rapids
Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio
Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, Massachusetts
Sisters of St. Francis, Savannah, Missouri
Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois
Sisters of St. Joseph of Rochester, New York
Sisters of St. Joseph of Baden, Pennsylvania
Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet
St. Mary Monastery, Rock Island, Illinois
Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace
Sisters of Notre Dame of Covington, Kentucky
Sisters of St. Chretienne - U.S. Province
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet - Albany Province
Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange
Adorers of the Blood of Christ
Congregation of the Humility of Mary
Congregation of the Sisters of St. Agnes
Associates of the Sisters of Mercy, West Midwest Community

Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary


Christy Webber Landscapes
Margaret Schneider

Carol Matusak
Joseph Florence 

Thomas Lukens

Fundraiser Hosts

Chuck Thurow, Chicago, IL

Norm Jeddeloh and Mario Lopez, Chicago, IL 

Margaret Brennan, IHM, Nancy Sylvester, IHM and St. Fabian Parish, Farmington Hills, MI

The St. Barnabas Peace and Justice Committee and Robert and Maura Hall, Chicago, IL

Mercy Associate Council and Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School, Chicago, IL

Carol Matusak, Chicago, IL

The Center for History, South Bend, IN

Regine Fanning, RSM and Smith Village, Chicago, IL
Avis Clendenen and Saint Xavier University, Chicago, IL 

Carol Conway, Oak Lawn, IL

Gina and Jim Wilkinson and Notre Dame Parish, Long Beach, IN

St. Walter School Alumni and Beggars Pizza, Blue Island, IL

Fundraising Committee Members

Mary Eileen O'Keefe Bateman

Maryan Carroll

Barb Centner, RSM
John Crawford

Rev. Charles Doyle

Kate Elliott

Susan Elliott

Pat Fishman
Ron Fishman
Peg Goddard

Marge Gosnell

Brother Hank Hammer
Mary Harkenrider and Steve Yokich
Laurie Hertz
Nancy Heskin Jados
John and Mary Kane 

Pat Kelly

Bob Keeley
Rev. William Kenneally
Kate Kinser
Mike and Mary Kochanny
Alan Lazzara

Monica Lorimer 

Dan Niersbach

Jack and Phyllis O'Keefe 

Marie Ruff 

Julie Schuberth
Jean Slattery

Tom Smith

Rev. Gerry Sroka

Liz Thibeau
Caroline Kreisl Wilson

Friends of Band of Sisters

Note: we would like to publicly acknowledge donors, but only if we know it's OK with you. Please send us an email if you would like us to add your name to the list.


Nancy Barrett
Karen & John Barron
Mary Eileen Bateman
Alicia Berg
Jeanette Bezazian & Sandra Crane
Mary & Jerry Black
Harrison Blackmond
Robert Blankshain
Thomas & Catherine Brady
Justice Robert C. Buckley
Therese Burns


Gloria L. Casper
Thomas Chan
Margaret Chapman, IHM
Greg & Mary Clayton

Jim & Char Cleary
Jim & Janalee Croegaert


Barbara A. Davies MD
Cindy Casper Durley


Lisa M. Eglar

William Eglar


Ron Fishman
Friends of the Wilkinson Family


Sr. Norena Gawronski, RSM
Dorene Glotz
Hanna Goldschmidt
Cathy Guinan
Mary Greene


Patricia Mary Hackett, SA
Ed & Mary Haggerty
Heidi Hagstrom
Donna T. Harris
Marge & Dick Heinrich
Erin Henrici
John & Rachel Heuman
The Hilburgers 

Gretchen L. Holmberg


Cherie-Nan Jansen
Mary Ann Johnson
Ed and Anita Jung

Marguerite Jung


Bob Keeley 

Pat Kelly
Rev. William Kenneally
Kate E. Kinser


Alice & Jim Lee
Mary Blachowicz Lewis
Jack & Dianne Luberda


Terri MacKenzie, SHCJ 
Ann Mahany, SA
Marilyn McInerney
Elizabeth A. McKenna
Sister Evangeline McSloy, RSM
Katie Mielock
Jason Millet
Therese Millet
Suzanne McDonnell Morris
Donna Morrone
Joan Motisi
Laura Moss
Sister Carol Mucha, RSM


Christine Perri
Mr. & Mrs. Dale L. Prentice
Glenda D. Price


Mrs. Jack Reid
Mary Restko
Nina Riccardi
Louise Ross
Julie Ryan


B.J. & Art Schlachter
Mary T. Schneider
Carol Schuberth
Julianne Schuberth
Mae Schuberth
Patricia Scott
Jeri Shanahan
Joan Sheehan & Ann Sheehan
Bob Shermer

Georgina Shinn
Sisters of Mercy
Patricia M. Snyder
Ellie Sullivan
Laurence & Kathleen Sullivan
Michael & Mary Swiontoniowski


Cecelia Tomaszkiewiez


Jean Morman Unsworth


Richard & Barbara Vanecko
Visitation Spirituality Center
June Ver Schave


Br. Stephan C. Wetmore, CMJ
Maureen & Larry Wilkinson
The Willet Family

In-Kind Supporters

Holland & Knight
St. Xavier University
Beggars Pizza

Kenwood Liquors
Genesis Farm
A Nun's Life Ministry
Call to Action
Santuario Sisterfarm
CORE El Centro
The Oblate School of Theology
St. Scholastica Monastery
The Monroe IHM Motherhouse
The Divine Compassion Spirituality Center
The Institute for Communal Contemplation and Dialogue
Sisters and Brothers of Immigrants
SND de Namur/USA Anti-racism “Home Group” 

The Partnership for Global Justice 

The Center for Earth Jurisprudence

The Adrian Dominican Motherhouse

Cork & Kerry