IAC Announces First Round of FY2012 Grants

At the August 26, 2011 tri-annual meeting of the Illinois Arts Council, the Council unanimously awarded 691 grants totaling $4,716,190 in it’s year 2012 grants.  The grantees are listed in alphabetical order according to the counties and cities in which they are located.

 

Adams County

Quincy

  • Midsummer Arts Faire NFP,  $1,500 for art fair project support
  • The Quincy Art Center,  $9,000 for visual arts program project support
  • Quincy Community Theatre Inc,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Quincy Society of Fine Arts,  $25,000 for general operating support
  • Quincy Society of Fine Arts,  $5,875 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Quincy Symphony Orchestra,  $6,500 for general operating support

 

Boone County

Belvidere

  • The Boone Co Arts Council,  $1,050 for general operating support

 

Bureau County

Ottawa

  • Illinois Valley Orchestral Assn,  $2,000 for general operating support

Princeton

  • Prairie Arts Council,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Princeton Theater Group,  $5,500 for general operating support

 

Carroll County

Mount Carroll

  • Timber Lake Playhouse,  $11,000 for general operating support

 

Champaign County

Champaign

  • 40 North/88 West Inc,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Baroque Artists/Champaign-Urbana,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Celebration Co/Station Theatre,  $2,000 for 40th Season project support
  • Central Illinois Children's Chorus,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Champaign Park District,  $11,000 for Arts Programs project support
  • Champaign Urbana Ballet,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Conservatory of Central Illinois,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Dalkey Archive Press,  $16,600 for general operating support
  • Developmental Services Ctr-Champaign Co,  $1,750 for Prompting Theater project support
  • Mo Betta Music After School Program,  $750 for general operating support
  • Parkland College,  $3,500 for Art Gallery operating support
  • Prairie Air Inc     WEFT-FM,  $5,750 for general operating support
  • The Prairie Ensemble,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC,  $31,000 for Krannert Center operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC,  $12,000 for Krannert Art Museum operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC,  $5,000 for Ninth Letter operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC,  $12,000 for Spurlock Museum operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC,  $3,500 for Sinfonia da Camera operating support

Mahomet

  • The Chorale NFP,  $3,000 for general operating support

Urbana

  • Amasong: CUPL/F Chorus,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Champaign-Urbana Folk & Roots Festival,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Community Center for the Arts,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • City of Urbana,  $3,500 for Public Art Program operating support
  • Urbana-Champaign Indep Media Center Fndn,  $7,500 for general operating support

 

Christian County

Taylorville

  • Taylorville Main Street Inc,  $1,500 for American Music Series project support

 

Coles County

Charleston

  • Eastern Illinois University,  $2,920 for a four-week visual arts residency
  • Karamu Association,  $700 for general operating support

 

Cook County

Arlington Heights

  • Performing Arts at Metropolis,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Emilia Plater Polish School,  $750 for Polanie Ensemble operating support
  • Township High School Dist #214,  $4,000 for Ethnic Art Program operating support

Bartlett

  • Arts In Bartlett NFP,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • The Festival Chorus,  $1,250 for general operating support

Berwyn

  • The 16th Street Theater NFP,  $3,500 for general operating support

Chicago

  • 500 Clown NFP,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • 826CHI Inc NFP,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • About Face Theatre Collective,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Access Living of Metro Chicago,  $6,500 for Arts Programming project support
  • Accessible Contemporary Music,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Aerial Dance Chicago,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Africa International House USA,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • African American Arts Alliance/Chicago,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Aguijon Theater Company,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Albany Park Theater Project,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • American Indian Center of Chicago,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Anatomically Correct,  $950 for general operating support
  • Apollo Chorus of Chicago,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • ARC Educational Foundation,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Archi-treasures Association,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • Ars Musica Chicago,  $950 for general operating support
  • Art Institute of Chicago,  $60,000 for general operating support
  • Arts & Business Council of Chicago,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Arts At Large,  $750 for general operating support
  • Asian Improv Arts Midwest,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • A-Squared Theatre Workshop,  $600 for general operating support
  • Association House of Chicago,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Audience Architects NFP,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt Univ,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Backstage Theatre Company,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • The Ballet Chicago Company,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Balzekas Museum/Lithuanian Culture,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Baroque Band,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Barrel of Monkeys Productions,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Bella Voce,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Beverly Arts Center of Chicago,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Beyondmedia Education,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Big Shoulders Fund,  $12,000 for a ten-week dance residency
  • Black Ensemble Theater Corp,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Bohemian Theatre Ensemble NFP,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Caffeine Theatre NFP,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Cambodian Assn of Illinois,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Capoeira Chicago,  $3,000 for Batizado Workshop/Afro-Brazil Fest project support
  • Casa Central Social Services Corp,  $1,500 for Youth Opportunities operating support
  • Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Chicago,  $1,750 for Visions Of My Life project support
  • Cerqua Rivera Art Experience,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Changing Worlds,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago a cappella,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Access Corporation,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Architecture Fndn,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Artists' Coalition,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Arts Partnership in Ed,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Ballet,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Brass Band Assn,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Chamber Choir,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Chamber Musicians,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Children's Choir,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Children's Museum,  $13,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Children's Theatre,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Chorale,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago City Theatre Company,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Classical Recording Fndn,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Community Chorus NFP,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Chicago Cultural Alliance,  $4,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Dance Crash NFP,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Dramatists,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Ensemble,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Film Archives NFP,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Filmmakers,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Fusion Theatre,  $950 for general operating support
  • Chicago Gay Men's Chorus,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago History Museum,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Human Rhythm Project,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Humanities Festival,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Improv Foundation,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Jazz Philharmonic,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Kids Company,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Korean-American Art Assn,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Metro Symphony Orch,  $1,050 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Moving Company,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Multi-Cultural Dance Center,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Office of Tourism/Culture,  $145,230 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Chicago Office of Tourism/Culture,  $42,800 for general operating support
  • Chicago Opera Theater,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Park District,  $12,000 for Arts Partners In Residence project support
  • Chicago Photography Center NFP,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Poetry Slam Inc,  $950 for general operating support
  • Chicago Public Art Group,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Public Media Inc,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Shakespeare Theater,  $25,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Sinfonietta,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  $60,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  $12,000 for Civic Orchestra project support
  • Chicago Theatre Group-Goodman,  $35,700 for general operating support
  • Chicago West Comm Music Center,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Youth Centers,  $12,215 for a twenty-four week visual arts residency
  • Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • ChicSpeare Production Co,  $1,150 for general operating support
  • Child's Play Touring Theatre,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Chinese Fine Arts Society,  $4,000 for general operating support
  • Cinema/Chicago,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • CircEsteem,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • City Colleges of Chicago,  $8,000 for WYCC-TV operating support
  • City Lit Theatre Company,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • The Classical Symphony Orchestra,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Clinard Dance Theatre,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Collaboraction Theater Co,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $12,000 for Belic Institute operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $5,000 for A+D Gallery operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $10,000 for Sherwood Music School operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $7,500 for Story Week Fest project support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $12,000 for Photography Museum operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $10,000 for Chicago Jazz Ensemble operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $12,000 for Center Book/Paper Art operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $10,000 for Dance Center operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $9,000 for Anchor Graphics operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago,  $12,000 for Community Art Partnership operating support
  • Common Times,  $750 for general operating support
  • Community Renewal Chorus/All God's Child,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Community Television Network,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Congo Square Theatre Co,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Convent of the Sacred Heart,  $4,460 for an eight-week interdisciplinary residency
  • Cooperative Image Group,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Corn Productions,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Court Theatre Fund,  $21,500 for general operating support
  • Cube,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Cuerdas Clasicas Inc,  $500 for general operating support
  • Dal Niente New Music,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • The Dance COLEctive,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • DanceWorks Chicago Inc NFP,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • T Daniel Productions,  $1,050 for general operating support
  • Ebinger Elem School,  $11,550 for a four-week dance residency
  • Eclipse Theatre Company,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Eighth Blackbird Perf Art Assn,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Elastic Arts Foundation,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Elements Contemp Ballet NFP,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Emerald City Theatre Co,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Emergence Dance Theatre,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Ensemble Espanol,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Erasing the Distance,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Esperanza Community Services,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • ETA Creative Arts Foundation,  $21,600 for general operating support
  • Experimental Sound Studio,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Factory Theater Company,  $1,250 for general operating support
  • FAM Entertainment Theater Co,  $500 for general operating support
  • William Ferris Chorale,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Field Museum of Natural History,  $30,000 for general operating support
  • Fifth House Ensemble,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Flood Editions NFP,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Free Spirit Media NFP,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Free Street Programs Inc,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Fulcrum Point New Music Project,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • The Fund for Innovative TV,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Genesis at the Crossroads,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Gilloury Institute,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Global Explorers Kids,  $950 for general operating support
  • Global Girls,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Grant Park Music Festival,  $13,000 for general operating support
  • Greeley Elem School,  $25,080 for a twenty-four week dance residency
  • Griffin Theatre Company,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • The Guild Complex,  $4,000 for general operating support
  • Halcyon Theatre,  $850 for general operating support
  • Hawthorne Scholastic Academy,  $6,455 for an eight-week theatre residency
  • Heaven Gallery,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Hedges Elem School,  $6,480 for a seven-week interdisciplinary residency
  • Hedwig Dances Inc,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Holy Trinity Polish Mission,  $1,500 for Lajonik Ensemble operating support
  • Homeroom NFP,  $500 for general operating support
  • The House Theatre of Chicago,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Hromovytsia Ukrainian Dance Ensemble,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Hubbard St Dance Chicago Inc,  $22,800 for general operating support
  • Hyde Park Alliance for Arts/Culture,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Hyde Park Art Center,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Hyde Park Youth Symphony,  $700 for general operating support
  • The Hypocrites,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Illinois Arts Alliance,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Illinois Brass Band Assn Inc,  $950 for general operating support
  • The Illinois Migrant Council,  $1,000 for Project ARTE project support
  • Imagination Theater Inc,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Inaside Chicago Dance NFP,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Independent Features Project,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • InFusion Theatre Company,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Instituto Cervantes Of Chicago Inc,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • International College of Surgeons,  $7,500 for Anatomy In The Gallery project support
  • International Contemp Ensemble Fndn,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • International Latino Cultural Center,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • International Music Foundation,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • The Intonation Music Workshop,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Intuit: Ctr Intuitive/Outsider Art,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Jazz Institute of Chicago,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • The Joffrey Ballet,  $22,600 for general operating support
  • Jump Rhythm Jazz Project,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Kalapriya Fndn Ctr Indian Perf Arts,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Kartemquin Educational Films,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Kidworks Touring Theatre Co,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Korean Amer Resource/Cultural Ctr,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Korean American Comm Services,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Lake Shore Symphony Orchestra,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Lampo Inc,  $1,050 for general operating support
  • Lawyers for the Creative Arts,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • League of Chicago Theatres Fndn,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Lifeline Productions Inc,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Lincoln Square Arts Center NFP,  $850 for general operating support
  • Links Hall Inc,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • The Lira Ensemble,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Little Black Pearl Workshop,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Lookingglass Theatre Company,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Loyola University of Chicago,  $12,000 for Museum Of Art operating support
  • Loyola University of Chicago,  $10,000 for Arts Programming operating support
  • Lukaba Productions,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Luna Negra Dance Theater,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • The Lutheran Choir of Chicago,  $1,000 for general operating support
  • Lyric Opera of Chicago,  $60,000 for general operating support
  • Mad Shak Dance Co,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • MAKE Literary Productions NFP,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Marwen Foundation,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Mary-Arrchie Theatre Company,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Merit School of Music,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Mexican Folkloric Dance Co of Chicago,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Midwest Film Inc,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Mordine & Company Dance Theatre,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Mostly Music Chicago Inc,  $1,000 for general operating support
  • Mother McAuley Lib Art High School,  $1,250 for Summer Theatre Fest operating support
  • The Moving Architects,  $950 for general operating support
  • The Moving Dock Theatre Co,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • MPAACT,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Muntu Dance Theatre,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Museum of Contemporary Art,  $31,700 for general operating support
  • Music & Dance Theater Chicago Inc,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Music of the Baroque Concerts,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Najwa Dance Corps,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • National Museum of Mexican Art,  $32,700 for general operating support
  • National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Natya Dance Theatre,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Near Northwest Arts Council,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Neighborhood Writing Alliance,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • The Neo-Futurists,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • New Leaf Theatre,  $950 for general operating support
  • New Millennium Theatre Co,  $950 for general operating support
  • NoMi LaMad Dance Inc,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Northwestern Univ Settlement Assn,  $10,000 for Adventure Stage operating support
  • Old Town School of Folk Music,  $33,100 for general operating support
  • The Oriana Singers,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Osmosis Educ Mentoring Initiative,  $1,000 for general operating support
  • Paderewski Symphony Orchestra,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Ruth Page Foundation,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Palette & Chisel Acad/Fine Art,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Pegasus Players,  $7,000 for Young Playwrights Fest operating support
  • The People's Music School,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Perceptual Motion Inc,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • PianoForte Foundation NFP,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Pint-Size Publications,  $950 for general operating support
  • Playing Out Productions,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Polarity Ensemble Theatre NFP,  $950 for general operating support
  • Porchlight Music Theatre Chicago,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Portoluz,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Profiles Performance Ensemble,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Project Danztheatre Co,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Prop Theater Group,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Pros Arts Studio,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Provision Theater Company,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Puerto Rican Arts Alliance,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Quest Theatre Ensemble NFP,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Rambunctious Press Inc,  $600 for general operating support
  • Raven Theatre Company,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Reading In Motion,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • A Red Orchid Theatre,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Red Tape Theatre Co LLC,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Redmoon Theater,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Redtwist Theatre,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Rembrandt Chamber Players,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Remy Bumppo Theatre Co,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Renaissance Society at U/Chicago,  $13,000 for general operating support
  • Rivendell Theatre Ensemble,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • River North Chicago Dance Co,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Rock For Kids,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Roots & Culture NFP,  $1,050 for general operating support
  • The Ruckus Theater,  $700 for general operating support
  • Rush Hour Concerts at St James Cathedral,  $7,500 for general operating support
  • Ryan Opera Center,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Same Planet Different World,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • School of the Art Institute,  $11,000 for Video Data Bank operating support
  • School of the Art Institute,  $11,000 for Siskel Film Center operating support
  • School of the Art Institute,  $12,000 for Rymer/Sullivan Galleries operating support
  • School of the Art Institute,  $5,750 for Visiting Artist Program operating support
  • Seanachai Theatre Company,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Senior Artist Network,  $600 for general operating support
  • Shakespeare Project of Chicago,  $1,050 for general operating support
  • Shattered Globe Theatre,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Sideshow Theatre Co NFP,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Silent Theatre Company,  $950 for general operating support
  • Snow City Arts Foundation,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Sones De Mexico Ensemble,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • South Chicago Art Center NFP,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • South Shore Drill Team/Perf Art Ensemble,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • St Leonard's Ministries,  $5,530 for an eight-week theatre residency
  • Stage Left,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Steep Theatre Company,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Steppenwolf Theatre Company,  $29,000 for general operating support
  • Stir-Friday Night!,  $950 for general operating support
  • Storycatchers Theatre,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Strangeloop Theatre NFP,  $500 for general operating support
  • Street-Level Youth Media,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Striding Lion InterArts Workshop NFP,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Suzuki-Orff School of Music,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Swedish American Museum Assn,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Synapse Arts Collective,  $750 for general operating support
  • Tamboula Ethnic Dance,  $1,250 for The Spirit Lives project support
  • Teatro Vista Theater With A View,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Tellin Tales Theatre,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Terra Nova Films Inc,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Theater Oobleck,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Theater Wit,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Third Coast Intl Audio Festival,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Third Coast Percussion NFP,  $950 for general operating support
  • Thodos Dance Chicago,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Blair Thomas & Company,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Threewalls NFP,  $7,500 for general operating support
  • Time of Your Life Players,  $700 for general operating support
  • TimeLine Theatre Company,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Trap Door Productions,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • The University of Chicago,  $12,000 for Smart Museum operating support
  • The University of Chicago,  $6,000 for International House operating support
  • The University of Chicago,  $10,000 for U of Chicago Presents operating support
  • University of Illinois/Chicago,  $7,500 for Gallery 400 operating support
  • Urban Gateways,  $25,100 for general operating support
  • Urban Solutions Assn,  $1,000 for general operating support
  • Utopian Theatre Asylum,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Viaduct Arts Coalition,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Vicarious Theatre Company,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Victory Gardens Theater,  $23,100 for general operating support
  • Vintage Theater Collective,  $600 for general operating support
  • Voice of the City,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Walkabout Theater Company,  $600 for general operating support
  • Windows of Opportunity Inc,  $18,000 for a seven-week theatre residency
  • Woman Made,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • WTTW Communications Inc,  $22,500 for general operating support
  • The Zephyr Dance Ensemble,  $2,500 for general operating support

Chicago Heights

  • Union Street Gallery,  $3,500 for general operating support

Des Plaines

  • Oakton Community College,  $3,000 for Koehnline Musueum operating support
  • South Elem School     #18144,  $3,060 for a four-week visual arts residency

Downers Grove

  • Downers Grove Choral Society,  $2,500 for general operating support

Elk Grove Village

  • Anila Sinha Fnd Promotn Art Cul India,  $2,000 for general operating support

Evanston

  • The Actors Gymnasium Inc,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Art Encounter,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Evanston Art Center,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Evanston Arts Council,  $8,440 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Evanston Arts Council,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Evanston Dance Ensemble,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Evanston Festival Theatre Inc,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Evanston In-School Music Assn,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Evanston Symphony Orch Assn,  $5,750 for general operating support
  • Gus Giordano's Jazz Dance Chicago,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Lakeside Singers Inc,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Light Opera Works,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Literature for All of Us,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • The Musical Offering,  $4,500 for general operating support
  • The Next Theatre Co,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Northshore Concert Band,  $5,750 for general operating support
  • Northwestern University,  $8,000 for Theater/Interpretation Ctr operating support
  • Northwestern University,  $12,000 for Block Museum operating support
  • Oakton Elem School,  $5,925 for a six-week interdisciplinary residency
  • Open Studio Project,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Orchestral Society of Illinois,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Percolator Films,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • The Piven Theatre Workshop,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • The Poetry Forum Inc,  $700 for general operating support
  • Renovo String Orchestra,  $500 for general operating support
  • The Savoy-aires,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Youth Choral Theater of Chicago,  $7,000 for general operating support

Flossmoor

  • Sri Annamacharya Project,  $2,500 for general operating support

Forest View

  • Acappellago NFP,  $950 for general operating support

Glencoe

  • All-Village Singers,  $950 for general operating support
  • Writer's Theatre Inc,  $12,000 for general operating support

Glenview

  • Kohl Children's Museum/Greater Chicago,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter,  $6,500 for Expressive Therapies operating support
  • Northwest Ctr Trad Polish Folk Dancers,  $2,500 for general operating support

Harwood Heights

  • Chicago Dance Institute,  $500 for general operating support

Homer Glen

  • Wesoly Lud Polish Folk Dance Ensemble,  $2,000 for general operating support

Lemont

  • Metropolitan Youth Symph Orch,  $1,150 for general operating support
  • Southwest Community Concert Band,  $950 for general operating support

Maywood

  • Maywood Fine Arts Assn,  $10,000 for general operating support

Mount Prospect

  • Northwest Symphony Orchestra Assn,  $1,500 for general operating support

Northbrook

  • Northbrook Park District,  $10,000 for Northbrook Theatre operating support
  • Northbrook Symphony Orchestra,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Special Gifts Theatre Inc,  $7,000 for general operating support

Oak Lawn

  • Southwest Symphony Orchestra,  $2,500 for general operating support

Oak Park

  • Chicago Choral Artists,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Children's Museum of Oak Park,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Circle Theatre of Forest Park,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Handel Week Inc,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Winifred Haun & Dancers,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Momenta Inc,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Oak Park Area Arts Council,  $8,870 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Oak Park Area Arts Council,  $5,750 for general operating support
  • Oak Park Art League,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Oak Park Concert Chorale,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Oak Park Festival Theater Inc,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Pleasant Home Foundation,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Pro Musica Youth Chorus,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Schola Antiqua of Chicago Fndn,  $550 for Josquin Concert Series project support
  • Senior Citizens Center Oak Park/River Forest,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Sense of Urgency Productions,  $600 for general operating support
  • Spectrum Choral Society,  $1,250 for general operating support
  • Steckman Studio of Music,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Try Center (Today's Relating Youth),  $650 for general operating support
  • Unity Temple Restoration Fndn,  $11,000 for general operating support

Palatine

  • Little City Foundation,  $8,000 for general operating support

Palos Hills

  • Moraine Valley Comm College, $8,000 for Performance Series operating support

Palos Park

  • McCord House NFP,  $9,000 for general operating support

Park Forest

  • Grande Prairie Choral Arts,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Illinois Theatre Center/Park Forest,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Village of Park Forest,  $3,500 for Freedom Hall operating support
  • Tall Grass Arts Association,  $4,000 for general operating support

Park Ridge

  • Brickton Art Center,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council,  $1,155 for Community Arts Access Program

River Forest

  • Dominican University,  $8,000 for Performing Arts Center operating support
  • Symphony of Oak Park/Riv Forest,  $4,250 for general operating support

Riverside

  • Lucky Plush Productions,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Riverside Arts Center,  $2,500 for general operating support

Skokie

  • Chicago Jazz Orchestra Assn,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Northlight Theatre,  $19,900 for general operating support
  • Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Skokie Park District,  $4,000 for Festival Of Cultures project support
  • Skokie Valley Orchestral Assn,  $3,000 for general operating support

Wilmette

  • Music Institute of Chicago,  $11,000 for general operating support

Winnetka

  • North Shore Art League,  $8,000 for general operating support

 

DeKalb County

DeKalb

  • DeKalb Festival Chorus,  $600 for general operating support
  • Illinois Alliance for Arts Ed,  $600 for general operating support
  • Northern Illinois University,  $7,500 for Art Museum operating support

Sandwich

  • Association/Restore City Hall,  $3,000 for general operating support

Sycamore

  • Art Attack School of Art Ltd,  $1,750 for general operating support


Douglas County

Tuscola

  • Villa Grove Comm Theatre Co,  $1,050 for general operating support

 

Dupage County

Addison

  • Orion Chamber Ensemble,  $1,500 for general operating support

Clarendon Hills

  • First Folio Shakespeare Festival,  $8,000 for general operating support

Darien

  • Bengali Assn of Greater Chicago,  $5,000 for general operating support

Downers Grove

  • Choral-Aires Chapter of Sweet Adelines,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Grove Players,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Moving Image,  $1,500 for general operating support

Elmhurst

  • Elmhurst Art Museum,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Elmhurst Artists Guild,  $1,050 for general operating support
  • Elmhurst Choral Union,  $1,000 for general operating support
  • Elmhurst Symphony Assn,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • GreenMan Theatre Troupe NFP,  $1,000 for general operating support
  • Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Arts,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Spirito!,  $3,500 for general operating support

Glen Ellyn

  • College of DuPage,  $24,300 for McAninch Arts Center operating support
  • Glen Ellyn Children's Chorus,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Glen Ellyn/Wheaton Comm Chorale,  $1,500 for general operating support

Glendale Heights

  • Illinois Theatre Association,  $6,000 for general operating support

Hinsdale

  • Hinsdale Center for the Arts,  $22,500 for general operating support
  • Hinsdale Center for the Arts,  $15,730 for Community Arts Access Program
  • New Classic Singers NFP,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • West Suburban Symphony Society,  $5,000 for general operating support

Lisle

  • The Callipygian Players NFP,  $850 for general operating support
  • The Morton Arboretum,  $12,000 for Arts Programming operating support

Lombard

  • Chicago Dancing Company NFP,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Maple St Chapel Preservation Soc,  $950 for general operating support
  • Senior Suburban Orchestra,  $600 for general operating support

Naperville

  • DuPage Children's Museum,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • DuPage Symphony Orchestra Inc,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Fair Lady Productions Inc,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Naperville Chorus,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Naperville Park District,  $1,500 for Dance Performance Program operating support
  • North Central College,  $10,000 for Arts Programming operating support
  • Von Heidecke Ballet,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • Woodstock Mozart Festival Inc,  $4,500 for general operating support
  • Young Naperville Singers,  $7,000 for general operating support

Park Ridge

  • Illinois Norsk Rosemalers Assn,  $1,150 for general operating support

Villa Park

  • Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam,  $3,000 for general operating support

Warrenville

  • ClaySpace NFP,  $3,500 for general operating support

Westmont

  • Salt Creek Ballet Company,  $11,000 for general operating support

Wheaton

  • Broadway Bound Dance Co,  $750 for general operating support
  • Wheaton College,  $6,000 for Artist Series operating support


Edgar County

Paris

  • Bicentennial Art Center & Museum,  $1,750 for general operating support

 

Fulton County

Canton

  • Fulton County Comm Arts Council,  $600 for general operating support


Henderson County

Raritan

  • Two Rivers Arts Council,  $7,500 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Two Rivers Arts Council,  $850 for general operating support

 

Henry County

Bishop Hill

  • Bishop Hill Arts Council,  $1,150 for general operating support
  • Bishop Hill Heritage Assn,  $8,000 for general operating support

 

Iroquois County

Cissna Park

  • Country Theatre Workshop,  $2,500 for general operating support

Watseka

  • Sugar Creek Symphony & Song Ltd,  $3,500 for general operating support

 

Jackson County

Carbondale

  • Carbondale Community Arts,  $13,455 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Carbondale Community Arts,  $7,500 for general operating support
  • Southern Illinois Irish Festival,  $1,750 for festival project support
  • Southern Illinois University/C,  $4,250 for Crab Orchard Review operating support
  • Southern Illinois University/C,  $8,000 for Southern Illinois Symphony operating support
  • Southern Illinois University/C,  $3,000 for Big Muddy Film Fest operating support

 

Jefferson County

Mount Vernon

  • John R & Eleanor R Mitchell Foundation,  $26,200 for general operating support

 

Kane County

Aurora

  • Aurora University,  $2,500 for Arts & Ideas Series operating support
  • Fox Valley Acad of Music Perf,  $1,000 for general operating support
  • Paramount Arts Centre,  $8,000 for general operating support

Batavia

  • Batavia Artists Assn NFP,  $3,500 for general operating support

Elgin

  • Children's Theatre of Elgin,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • The Elgin Children's Chorus,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Elgin Choral Union Inc,  $4,500 for general operating support
  • Elgin Symphony Orchestra Assn,  $21,000 for general operating support
  • Elgin Theatre Company Inc,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Elgin Youth Symphony Orch,  $9,000 for general operating support

Naperville

  • Fox Valley Concert Band/St Charles,  $950 for general operating support

Saint Charles

  • Chicagoland Theater Company Inc,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Fine Line Creative Arts Center,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • St Charles Singers,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Steel Beam Theatre Company,  $7,000 for general operating support


Kankakee County

Kankakee

  • Kankakee Valley Symphony Orch,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Kankakee Valley Theatre Assn,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Provena Senior Services,  $950 for Charlton Gallery operating support

 

Knox County

Galesburg

  • Galesburg Civic Art Center Inc,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Galesburg Community Chorus,  $1,750 for general operating support
  • Galesburg Symphony Society,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Nova Singers,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Orpheum Theatre of Galesburg,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Prairie Players Civic Theatre,  $1,500 for general operating support

 

LaSalle County

Oglesby

  • Illinois Valley Youth Symphony,  $600 for general operating support

Peru

  • Illinois Valley Fine Arts Trust,  $1,350 for Community Arts Access Program

 

Lake County

Antioch

  • Palette Masque & Lyre,  $3,000 for general operating support

Barrington

  • Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble,  $8,000 for general operating support

Buffalo Grove

  • SunnyU Culture & Educ Center,  $3,000 for general operating support

Deer Park

  • Chicago Master Singers,  $4,500 for general operating support

Deerfield

  • Friends of Ryerson Woods,  $2,500 for general operating support

Grayslake

  • College of Lake County,  $600 for Willow Review operating support
  • Red Rose Children's Choir of Lake Co,  $2,500 for general operating support

Highland Park

  • Art Center Highland Park,  $11,000 for general operating support
  • Highland Park Cultural Arts Commn,  $3,840 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Ravinia Festival Assn,  $44,200 for general operating support

Highwood

  • Midwest Young Artists,  $12,000 for general operating support

Lake Bluff

  • Lake Forest Symphony Assn Inc,  $10,000 for general operating support

Lake Forest

  • Citadel Theatre Company,  $4,250 for general operating support
  • Ragdale Foundation,  $12,000 for general operating support

Libertyville

  • David Adler Cultural Center,  $6,000 for general operating support
  • Ars Viva,  $8,000 for general operating support

Lincolnshire

  • Stevenson High School Comm Fndn,  $3,500 for community arts program operating support

Waukegan

  • Waukegan Park District,  $10,000 for general operating support


Macon County

Decatur

  • Decatur Area Arts Council,  $6,395 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Decatur Area Arts Council,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Decatur Park District,  $8,000 for Arts Program operating support
  • Gallery 510 Arts Guild Ltd,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Millikin University,  $6,000 for Kirkland Center operating support
  • Millikin University,  $4,250 for Millikin-Decatur Symphony operating support

 

Madison County

Alton

  • Alton Symphony Orchestra,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Jacoby Arts Center,  $4,655 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Jacoby Arts Center,  $3,500 for general operating support

Edwardsville

  • Southern Illinois University/E,  $6,000 for Arts & Issues operating support
  • St Louis Vol Lawyer/Accountant for Arts,  $2,000 for general operating support

Godfrey

  • Alton Youth Symphony Inc,  $1,150 for general operating support
  • Great Rivers Choral Society,  $1,500 for general operating support

Highland

  • Gateway Dulcimer Society,  $950 for general operating support
  • Highland Area Arts Council,  $1,750 for Art In The Park project support


Marshall County

Washburn

  • Sun Foundation for Advancement,  $9,000 for general operating support
  • Sun Foundation for Advancement,  $8,070 for Community Arts Access Program

 

McDonough County

Macomb

  • Macomb Community Theatre,  $950 for general operating support
  • West Central IL Special Ed Cooperative,  $3,240 for a six-week visual arts residency
  • Western Illinois University,  $16,000 for Performing Arts Series operating support
  • Western Illinois University,  $8,000 for Celebration Concert Series project support

 

McHenry County

Cary

  • Christian Youth Theater Chicago,  $8,000 for Inclusion Program project support

Crystal Lake

  • American Choral Directors Assn,  $950 for Re-Treat Convention project support
  • Illinois Council of Orchestras,  $1,150 for general operating support
  • Northwest Comm Music Academy,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Voices in Harmony Inc,  $1,500 for general operating support

 

McLean County

Bloomington

  • Bloomington Cultural District,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Bloomington Parks & Rec Dept,  $3,000 for Arts Programs operating support
  • Community Players Inc,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Illinois Wesleyan University,  $4,500 for Summer Music Program project support
  • McLean County Art Association,  $7,500 for general operating support
  • McLean County Art Association,  $3,560 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Bloomington Chapter 1 of SPEBSQSA,  $1,500 for general operating support

Normal

  • Heartland Productions Inc,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Illinois State University,  $600 for Red Note Music Fest operating support
  • Illinois State University,  $11,000 for Shakespeare Festival operating support
  • Illinois State University,  $4,000 for Normal Editions operating support
  • Illinois State University,  $9,000 for University Galleries operating support
  • Town of Normal,  $8,000 for Normal Theater operating support
  • Spoon River Poetry Assn,  $2,000 for general operating support

 

Menard County

Petersburg

  • Menard County Singers,  $650 for general operating support

 

Morgan County

Jacksonville

  • Imagine Foundation,  $2,500 for general operating support

 

Moultrie County

Sullivan

  • Little Theater-On The Square,  $23,200 for general operating support

 

Peoria County

Chillicothe

  • SLG Cohen Foundation Inc,  $850 for general operating support

Edwards

  • Seven Circles Heritage Center,  $950 for general operating support

Peoria

  • ArtsPartners of Central Illinois,  $4,000 for general operating support
  • Bradley University,  $10,000 for WCBU-FM operating support
  • Bradley University,  $8,000 for Exhibition/Lecture Series operating support
  • Contemporary Art Center of Peoria,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Heritage Ensemble,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Lakeview Museum/Arts & Sciences,  $20,600 for general operating support
  • Peoria Area Civic Chorale,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Peoria Ballet Company,  $7,000 for general operating support
  • Peoria Park District,  $5,000 for Fine Arts Dept operating support
  • Peoria Players Theatre,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Peoria Symphony Orchestra,  $17,300 for general operating support

 

Richland County

Olney

  • Olney Arts Council,  $1,250 for general operating support

 

Rock Island County

Moline

  • The Midwest Writing Center,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Playcrafters Inc,  $3,000 for general operating support
  • Quad City Music Guild,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Quad City Symphony Orchestra,  $11,000 for general operating support

Rock Island

  • Augustana College,  $10,000 for WVIK Radio operating support
  • Ballet Quad Cities,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Genesius Theatre Fndn,  $950 for general operating support
  • MidCoast Fine Arts,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Quad City Arts,  $11,540 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Quad City Arts,  $26,200 for general operating support

 

Sangamon County

Chatham

  • Springfield Youth Performance Group,  $950 for general operating support

Springfield

  • Illinois Central Blues Club,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • Illinois Symphony Orchestra,  $10,000 for general operating support
  • Prairie Art Alliance,  $5,000 for general operating support
  • Springfield Area Arts Council,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • Springfield Area Arts Council,  $3,720 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Springfield Art Assn/Edward Pl,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Springfield Ballet Company,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Theatre In The Park Inc,  $3,500 for general operating support
  • University of Illinois/Spfld,  $11,000 for Sangamon Auditorium operating support
  • West Central Il Educ Telecomm,  $10,000 for general operating support

 

St Clair County

Belleville

  • Art on the Square Foundation Inc,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Masterworks Chorale Inc,  $3,000 for general operating support

Lebanon

  • Looking Glass Playhouse,  $2,000 for general operating support
  • McKendree University,  $7,000 for McKendree Presents operating support

 

Stephenson County

Freeport

  • Freeport Arts Center,  $3,165 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Freeport Arts Center,  $6,500 for general operating support

 

Tazewell County

East Peoria

  • Eastlight Theatre,  $6,500 for general operating support

Morton

  • Central Illinois Youth Symphony,  $4,250 for general operating support

 

Vermilion County

Danville

  • The Danville Art League,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Danville Light Opera Company,  $1,500 for general operating support
  • Danville Symphony Orchestra Inc,  $6,500 for general operating support

 

Warren County

Monmouth

  • Buchanan Center for the Arts,  $3,795 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Buchanan Center for the Arts,  $3,500 for general operating support

 

Whiteside County

Sterling

  • Clinton Symphony Orchestra Assn,  $1,500 for general operating support

 

Will County

Bolingbrook

  • Bolingbrook Park District,  $1,500 for Danceforce operating support

Channahon

  • Three Rivers Arts Council Inc,  $950 for general operating support

Joliet

  • Friends of Comm Public Art,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Joliet Area Historical Museum,  $11,000 for general operating support

Mokena

  • Illinois Music Educators Assn,  $11,000 for general operating support

New Lenox

  • Curtain Call Comm Theatre,  $3,500 for general operating support

Romeoville

  • Lewis University,  $2,500 for Arts & Ideas Series operating support

University Park

  • Governors State University Fndn,  $5,000 for Manilow Sculpture Park operating support
  • Governors State University Fndn,  $10,000 for Performing Arts Center operating support

 

Williamson County

Marion

  • Little Egypt Arts Assn Inc,  $1,750 for general operating support

 

Winnebago County

Rockford

  • Discovery Center Museum of Rockford,  $12,000 for general operating support
  • Mendelssohn Club,  $8,000 for general operating support
  • Montessori Private Academy Inc,  $4,800 for an eight-week interdisciplinary residency
  • Page Park School,  $4,800 for an eight-week interdisciplinary residency
  • Rockford Area Arts Council,  $18,680 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Rockford Area Arts Council,  $24,000 for general operating support
  • Rockford Art Museum,  $21,600 for general operating support
  • Rockford Coronado Concert Assn,  $5,500 for general operating support
  • Rockford Dance Company,  $6,500 for general operating support
  • Rockford Park District,  $4,250 for Sounds Of Summer operating support
  • Rockford Symphony Orchestras Inc,  $20,700 for general operating support
  • Singing Boys of Rockford,  $2,500 for general operating support
  • West Middle School     #6585,  $4,800 for an eight-week interdisciplinary residency