IAC Announces First Round of FY2013 Grants

At the last tri-annual meeting of the Illinois Arts Council, the Council unanimously awarded 723 grants totaling $4,980,850 in its first round of FY2013 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, $1,750 for general operating support
  • The Quincy Art Center, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Quincy Civic Music Assn, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Quincy Community Theatre Inc, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Quincy Society of Fine Arts, $6,200 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Quincy Society of Fine Arts, $25,000 for general operating support
  • Quincy Symphony Orchestra, $7,000 for general operating support

 

Boone County

Belvidere

  • The Boone County 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, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Princeton Theater Group, $5,000 for general operating support

 

Carroll County

Mount Carroll

  • Timber Lake Playhouse, $10,000 for general operating support

 

Champaign County

Champaign

  • 40 North/88 West Inc, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Baroque Artists/Champaign-Urbana, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Bridgewater-Sullivan Comm Life Ctr, $750 for Mo Betta Music operating support
  • Celebration Co/Station Theatre, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Central Illinois Children's Chorus, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Champaign Park District, $9,000 for Cultural Arts project support
  • Champaign Urbana Ballet, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Conservatory of Central Illinois, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Dalkey Archive Press, $16,600 for general operating support
  • Developmental Services Ctr-Champaign Co, $2,000 for Prompting Theater operating support
  • Parkland College, $4,750 for Art Gallery operating support
  • Prairie Air Inc  WEFT-FM, $4,000 for general operating support
  • The Prairie Ensemble, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Public Art League, $1,500 for general operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC, $31,000 for Krannert Center operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC, $11,000 for Spurlock Museum operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC, $5,000 for Sinfonia da Camera operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC, $11,000 for Krannert Art Museum operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC, $5,000 for Japan House operating support
  • University of Illinois/UC, $3,250 for Ninth Letter operating support

Mahomet

  • The Chorale NFP, $3,250 for general operating support

Urbana

  • Amasong: CUPL/F Chorus, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Champaign County Head Start, $4,350 for a four weeks dance residency
  • Champaign-Urbana Folk & Roots Festival, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Champaign-Urbana Theatre Co, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Community Center for the Arts, $3,250 for general operating support
  • City of Urbana, $3,250 for Public Art Program operating support
  • Urbana-Champaign Indep Media Ctr Fndn, $8,500 for general operating support

 

Christian County

Taylorville

  • Taylorville Main Street Inc, $1,500 for music festival operating support

 

Coles County

Charleston

  • Eastern Illinois University, $3,020 for a four-week visual arts residency
  • Karamu Association, $700 for general operating support

 

Cook County

Arlington Heights

  • Performing Arts at Metropolis, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Emilia Plater Polish School, $850 for Polanie Dance Ensemble operating support
  • Township High School Dist #214, $3,750 for general operating support

Bartlett

  • Arts In Bartlett NFP, $1,750 for general operating support
  • The Festival Chorus, $1,500 for general operating support

Berwyn

  • The 16th Street Theater NFP, $4,000 for general operating support

Brookfield

  • Hollywood Elem School, $4,190 for a four-week interdisciplinary arts residency

Chicago

  • 137 Films NFP, $2,500 for general operating support
  • 826CHI Inc NFP, $5,500 for general operating support
  • About Face Theatre Collective, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Access Living of Metro Chicago, $4,750 for Arts & Culture Project support
  • Accessible Contemporary Music, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Aerial Dance Chicago, $2,250 for general operating support
  • Africa International House USA, $10,000 for general operating support
  • African American Arts Alliance/Chicago, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Aguijon Theater Co/Chicago, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Albany Park Theater Project, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Valerie Alpert Dance Co, $600 for general operating support
  • American Indian Center of Chicago, $2,500 for general operating support
  • American Theater Company, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Anatomically Correct, $950 for general operating support
  • Antibody Dance, $600 for general operating support
  • Apollo Chorus of Chicago, $7,500 for general operating support
  • ARC Educational Foundation, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Archi-treasures Association, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Ars Musica Chicago, $600 for general operating support
  • Art Institute of Chicago, $60,000 for general operating support
  • Artists Coop Residency/Exhibit Project, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Arts & Business Council of Chicago, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Asian Improv Arts Midwest, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Association House of Chicago, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Audience Architects NFP, $5,500 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, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Balzekas Museum/Lithuanian Culture, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Baroque Band, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Barrel of Monkeys Productions, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Bella Voce, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Beverly Arts Center of Chicago, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Big Shoulders Fund, $12,000 for a ten-week dance residency
  • Black Ensemble Theater Corp, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Bohemian Theatre Ensemble NFP, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Bronzeville Children's Museum, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Bucktown Fine Arts, $3,250 for general operating support
  • BUILD Inc, $950 for general operating support
  • Caffeine Theatre NFP, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Cambodian Assn of Illinois, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Casa Central Social Services Corp, $1,500 for Youth Opportunities operating support
  • Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Chicago, $1,250 for Visions Of My Life project support
  • Cerqua Rivera Art Experience, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Changing Worlds, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago a cappella, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Access Corporation, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Architecture Fndn, $7,000 for Youth Initatives project support
  • Chicago Artists' Coalition, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Arts Orchestra, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Arts Partnerships 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, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Children's Museum, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Children's Theatre, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Chorale, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Chicago City Theatre Company, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Classical Recording Fndn, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Community Chorus NFP, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Chicago Cultural Alliance, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Dance Crash NFP, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Dancing Company NFP, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Dept of Cultural Aff/Spec Events, $42,800 for general operating support
  • Chicago Dept of Cultural Aff/Spec Events, $145,500 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Chicago Dramatists, $10,000 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Ensemble, $1,750 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Film Archives NFP, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Chicago Filmmakers, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Fringe Festival Inc, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Fusion Theatre, $600 for general operating support
  • Chicago Gay Men's Chorus, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago History Museum, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Human Rhythm Project, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Humanities Festival, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Kids Company, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Korean-American Art Assn, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Chicago Metro Symphony Orch, $950 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Mosaic School, $2,750 for general operating support
  • The Chicago Moving Company, $3,750 for general operating support
  • Chicago Park District, $11,000 for Arts Partners In Residence project support
  • Chicago Photography Center NFP, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Public Media Inc, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Shakespeare Theater, $25,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Sinfonietta, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra, $60,000 for general operating support
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra, $11,000 for Civic Orchestra project support
  • Chicago Tap Theatre NFP, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Chicago Theatre Group-Goodman, $35,700 for general operating support
  • Chicago Women's Caucus for Art, $850 for general operating support
  • Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras, $11,000 for general operating support
  • ChicSpeare Production Co, $950 for general operating support
  • Child's Play Touring Theatre, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Chinese Fine Arts Society, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Cinema/Chicago, $9,000 for general operating support
  • CircEsteem, $7,500 for general operating support
  • City Colleges of Chicago, $10,000 for WYCC-TV operating support
  • City Lit Theatre Company, $4,750 for general operating support
  • The Classical Symphony Orchestra, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Clinard Dance Theatre, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Collaboraction Theater Co, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $7,500 for Center Book/Paper Art operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $4,000 for Story Week Fest project support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $9,000 for Dance Center operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $7,500 for Belic Institute operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $4,750 for A+D Gallery operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $6,000 for Anchor Graphics operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $9,000 for Sherwood Music School operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $11,000 for Community Art Partnership operating support
  • Columbia College Chicago, $11,000 for Photography Museum operating support
  • Community Film Workshop/Chicago, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Community Renewal Chorus/All God's  Child, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Community Television Network, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Congo Square Theatre Co, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Convent of the Sacred Heart, $2,080 for a four-week visual arts residency
  • Corn Productions, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Court Theatre Fund, $21,500 for general operating support
  • Cube, $950 for general operating support
  • Dal Niente New Music NFP, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Dance COLEctive, $2,500 for general operating support
  • DanceWorks Chicago Inc NFP, $7,500 for general operating support
  • T Daniel Productions, $1,150 for general operating support
  • Deeply Rooted Productions, $8,500 for general operating support
  • DePaul University, $5,000 for Afterimage Exhibit project support
  • Ebinger Elem School, $14,840 for a six-week dance residency
  • Eclipse Theatre Company, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Eighth Blackbird Perf Art Assn, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Elastic Arts Foundation, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Elements Contemp Ballet NFP, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Emerald City Theatre Co, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Ensemble Espanol, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Erasing the Distance, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Esperanza Community Services, $2,500 for general operating support
  • ETA Creative Arts Foundation, $21,600 for general operating support
  • Experimental Sound Studio, $4,000 for general operating support
  • The Factory Theater, $2,500 for general operating support
  • William Ferris Chorale, $3,750 for general operating support
  • Field Museum of Natural History, $30,000 for general operating support
  • Fifth House Ensemble, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Flood Editions NFP, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Free Spirit Media NFP, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Free Street Programs Inc, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Fulcrum Point New Music Project, $7,500 for general operating support
  • The Fund for Innovative TV, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Genesis at the Crossroads, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Gilda's Club Chicago, $850 for Arts Program operating support
  • Gilloury Institute, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Gus Giordano's Jazz Dance Chicago, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Global Explorers Kids, $950 for general operating support
  • Grant Park Orchestral Assn, $12,000 for general operating support
  • Greeley Elem School, $25,080 for a twenty-four week dance residency
  • Griffin Theatre Company, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Groundswell Educational Films NFP, $2,750 for general operating support
  • The Guild Complex, $3,750 for general operating support
  • Halcyon Theatre, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Hawthorne Scholastic Academy, $4,730 for an eight-week interdisciplinary arts
  • Heaven Gallery, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Hedges Elem School, $7,380 for a six-week interdisciplinary arts residency
  • Hedwig Dances Inc, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Holy Trinity Polish Mission, $2,750 for Lajkonik Ensemble operating support
  • Homeroom NFP, $550 for general operating support
  • The House Theatre of Chicago, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Hromovytsia Ukrainian Dance Ensemble, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Hubbard St Dance Chicago Inc, $22,800 for general operating support
  • HumanThread Foundation, $750 for general operating support
  • Hyde Park Art Center, $12,000 for general operating support
  • Hyde Park Youth Symphony, $2,000 for general operating support
  • The Hypocrites, $4,750 for general operating support
  • I Am Logan Square, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Illinois Arts Alliance, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Illinois Brass Band Assn Inc, $950 for general operating support
  • Illinois Council of Orchestras, $1,050 for general operating support
  • The Illinois Humanities Council Inc, $317,000 for humanities programs operating expense
  • The Illinois Humanities Council Inc, $80,000 for Education Leaders Institute partnership support
  • The Illinois Migrant Council, $550 for Project ARTE project support
  • Imagination Theater Inc, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Inaside Chicago Dance NFP, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Independent Feature Project Midwest, $4,000 for general operating support
  • InFusion Theatre Company, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Instituto Cervantes Of Chicago Inc, $10,000 for general operating support
  • International Chamber Artists, $2,500 for general operating support
  • International College of Surgeons, $6,000 for Anatomy In The Gallery project support
  • International Contemp Ensemble Fndn, $10,000 for general operating support
  • International Latino Cultural Center, $10,000 for general operating support
  • International Music Foundation, $5,500 for general operating support
  • The Intonation Music Workshop, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Intuit: Ctr Intuitive/Outsider Art, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Irish American Heritage Center, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Jazz Institute of Chicago, $10,000 for general operating support
  • The Joffrey Ballet, $22,600 for general operating support
  • Jump Rhythm Jazz Project, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Kalapriya Fndn Ctr Indian Perf Arts, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Kartemquin Educational Films, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Kidworks Touring Theatre Co, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Korean Amer Resource/Cultural Ctr, $3,750 for general operating support
  • Korean American Comm Services, $2,500 for Root East/Root West project support
  • Kuumba Lynx, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Lake Shore Symphony Orchestra, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Lampo Inc, $950 for general operating support
  • Lawyers for the Creative Arts, $8,500 for general operating support
  • League of Chicago Theatres Fndn, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Lifeline Productions Inc, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Lincoln Square Arts Center NFP, $850 for general operating support
  • Links Hall Inc, $6,500 for general operating support
  • The Lira Ensemble, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Little Black Pearl Workshop, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Logan Square Chamber of Arts, $500 for general operating support
  • Lookingglass Theatre Company, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Loyola University of Chicago, $10,000 for Museum of Art operating support
  • Loyola University of Chicago, $9,000 for Arts Programming operating support
  • Luna Negra Dance Theater, $11,000 for general operating support
  • The Lutheran Choir of Chicago, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Lyric Opera of Chicago, $60,000 for general operating support
  • Mad Shak Dance Co, $2,250 for general operating support
  • MAKE Literary Productions NFP, $700 for general operating support
  • Marwen Foundation, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Mary-Arrchie Theatre Company, $1,500 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, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Mordine & Company Dance Theatre, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Mother McAuley Lib Art High School, $1,750 for Summer Theatre Festival operating support
  • The Moving Dock Theatre Co, $1,150 for general operating support
  • MPAACT, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Muntu Dance Theatre, $11,000 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, $11,000 for general operating support
  • The Musical Arts Institute, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Najwa Dance Corps, $2,000 for general operating support
  • National Hellenic Museum, $9,000 for general operating support
  • National Museum of Mexican Art, $32,700 for general operating support
  • National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Natya Dance Theatre, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Near Northwest Arts Council, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Neighborhood Writing Alliance, $8,500 for general operating support
  • The Neo-Futurists, $6,500 for general operating support
  • New Millennium Theatre Co, $950 for general operating support
  • New Suit Theatre, $600 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, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Paderewski Symphony Orchestra, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Ruth Page Foundation, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Palette & Chisel Acad/Fine Art, $6,500 for general operating support
  • The Paper Machete, $550 for general operating support
  • Pegasus Players, $2,750 for general operating support
  • People's Music School, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Perceptual Motion Inc, $2,000 for general operating support
  • PianoForte Foundation NFP, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Pint-Size Publications, $950 for general operating support
  • Poetry Slam Inc, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Polarity Ensemble Theatre NFP, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Porchlight Music Theatre Chicago, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Portoluz, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Profiles Performance Ensemble, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Project Danztheatre Co, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Pros Arts Studio, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Puerto Rican Arts Alliance, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Quest Theatre Ensemble NFP, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Rambunctious Press Inc, $600 for general operating support
  • Raven Theatre Company, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Reading In Motion, $11,000 for general operating support
  • A Red Orchid Theatre, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Red Tape Theatre Co NFP, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Redmoon Theater, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Redtwist Theatre, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Rembrandt Chamber Players, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Remy Bumppo Theatre Co, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Renaissance Society at U/Chicago, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, $4,000 for general operating support
  • River North Dance Company, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Rock For Kids, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Roots & Culture NFP, $1,050 for general operating support
  • The Ruckus Theater, $1,150 for general operating support
  • Rumble Arts Center, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Rush Hour Concerts at St James Cathedral, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Ryan Opera Center, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Same Planet Different World, $1,500 for general operating support
  • School of the Art Institute, $11,000 for Siskel Film Center operating support
  • School of the Art Institute, $4,750 for Visiting Artist Program operating support
  • School of the Art Institute, $9,000 for Video Data Bank operating support
  • School of the Art Institute, $9,000 for Exhibition Dept operating support
  • Seanachai Theatre Company, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, $5,000 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, $2,750 for general operating support
  • ShawChicago Theater Co, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Sideshow Theatre Co NFP, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Silent Theatre Company, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Sing to Live Live to Sing NFP, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Snow City Arts Foundation, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Sones De Mexico Ensemble, $8,500 for general operating support
  • South Chicago Art Center NFP, $7,500 for general operating support
  • South Shore Drill Team/Perf Art Ensemble, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Spudnik Press Cooperative, $3,750 for general operating support
  • St Leonard's Ministries, $6,080 for an eight-week theatre residency
  • Stage Left, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Steep Theatre Company, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Steppenwolf Theatre Company, $29,000 for general operating support
  • Still Point Theatre Collective, $2,250 for Sisters Rising project support
  • Stir-Friday Night!, $600 for general operating support
  • Storycatchers Theatre, $10,000 for Gender Specific Programs project support
  • Strange Tree Group, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Strangeloop Theatre NFP, $950 for general operating support
  • Street-Level Youth Media, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Striding Lion InterArts Workshop NFP, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Suzuki-Orff School of Music, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Swedish Am Museum Assn of Chicago, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Synapse Arts Collective, $950 for general operating support
  • Tellin Tales Theatre, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Terra Nova Films Inc, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Theater Oobleck, $1,050 for general operating support
  • Theater Wit, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Third Coast Intl Audio Festival, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Third Coast Percussion NFP, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Thodos Dance Chicago, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Blair Thomas & Company, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Threewalls NFP, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Time of Your Life Players, $650 for general operating support
  • TimeLine Theatre Company, $11,000 for general operating support
  • TPA Network Incorporated, $850 for Visual Arts Programming project support
  • Trap Door Productions, $2,250 for general operating support
  • Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, $4,750 for general operating support
  • The University of Chicago, $6,500 for International House operating support
  • The University of Chicago, $11,000 for Smart Museum operating support
  • The University of Chicago, $3,250 for The Network operating support
  • The University of Chicago, $7,000 for U of Chicago Presents operating support
  • University of Illinois/Chicago, $7,000 for Gallery 400 operating support
  • University of Illinois/Chicago, $1,500 for Bodies of Work operating support
  • Urban Gateways, $25,100 for general operating support
  • Utopian Theatre Asylum, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Viaduct Arts Coalition, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Vicarious Theatre Company, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Victory Gardens Theater, $23,100 for general operating support
  • Voice of the City, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Walkabout Theater Company, $1,050 for general operating support
  • Wici Song and Dance Co, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Wildwood Elem School, $5,100 for a four-week dance residency
  • Woman Made, $4,750 for general operating support
  • WTTW Communications Inc, $22,500 for general operating support
  • Young Chicago Authors, $10,000 for general operating support
  • The Zephyr Dance Ensemble, $2,750 for general operating support

Chicago Heights

  • Chicago Heights Drama Group, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Union Street Gallery, $3,250 for general operating support

Des Plaines

  • Oakton Community College, $6,500 for Performing Arts Center operating support
  • Oakton Community College, $2,750 for Koehnline Museum operating support

Elk Grove Village

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

Evanston

  • The Actors Gymnasium Inc, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Anubis Quartet Performing Arts, $550 for general operating support
  • Art Encounter, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Barn Dance Company, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Evanston Art Center, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Evanston Arts Council, $9,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Evanston Arts Council, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Evanston Dance Ensemble, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Evanston In-School Music Assn, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Evanston Symphony Orch Assn, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Lakeside Singers Inc, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Literature for All of Us, $7,000 for general operating support
  • The Musical Offering, $5,500 for general operating support
  • The Next Theatre Company, $6,500 for general operating support
  • North Shore Choral Society, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Northshore Concert Band, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Northwestern University, $11,000 for Block Museum operating support
  • Open Studio Project, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Opera Training Institute of Chicago, $1,050 for general operating support
  • Orchestral Society of Illinois, $7,500 for general operating support
  • The Piven Theatre Workshop, $10,000 for general operating support
  • The Poetry Forum Inc, $700 for general operating support
  • Renovo String Orchestra NFP, $600 for general operating support
  • The Savoy-aires, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Willard Elem School     #17989, $6,000 for a five-week interdisciplinary arts residency
  • Youth Choral Theater of Chicago, $7,500 for general operating support

Flossmoor

  • Sri Annamacharya Project, $1,500 for general operating support

Forest View

  • Acappellago NFP, $1,050 for general operating support

Glencoe

  • All-Village Singers, $950 for general operating support
  • Writer's Theatre Inc, $11,000 for general operating support

Glenview

  • Kohl Children's Museum/Greater Chicago, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, $6,000 for Expressive Therapies operating support
  • Northwest Ctr Trad Polish Folk Dancers, $3,250 for general operating support

Homewood

  • Tall Grass Writers Guild Inc, $1,050 for Deep Waters: Anthology project support

Lemont

  • Lemont Art & Culture Commission, $600 for general operating support
  • Metropolitan Youth Symph Orch, $1,150 for general operating support
  • Southwest Community Concert Band, $1,050 for general operating support

Maywood

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

Mount Prospect

  • Northwest Symphony Orchestra Assn, $2,000 for general operating support

Northbrook

  • Northbrook Park District, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Northbrook Symphony Orchestra, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Special Gifts Theatre Inc, $6,500 for general operating support

Oak Lawn

  • Southwest Symphony Orchestra, $2,750 for general operating support

Oak Park

  • Chicago Choral Artists, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Chicago Folks Operetta NFP, $3,250 for performance production project support
  • Children's Museum of Oak Park, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Circle Theatre of Forest Park, $5,000 for general operating support
  • CORE Music Foundation NFP, $1,000 for general operating support
  • Handel Week Inc, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Winifred Haun & Dancers, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Momenta Inc, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Oak Park Area Arts Council, $7,000 for general operating support
  • Oak Park Area Arts Council, $9,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Oak Park Art League, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Oak Park Concert Chorale, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Pleasant Home Foundation, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Pro Musica Youth Chorus, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Schola Antiqua of Chicago Fndn, $950 for Spotless Rose Concert Series project support
  • Senior Citizens Center Oak Park/River Forest, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Sense of Urgency Productions, $600 for general operating support
  • Spectrum Choral Society, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Steckman Studio of Music, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Try Center (Today's Relating Youth), $650 forTheatre Program project support
  • Unity Temple Restoration Fndn, $10,000 for general operating support

Palatine

  • Little City Foundation, $7,500 for general operating support

Palos Heights

  • Illinois Music Educators Assn, $10,000 for general operating support

Palos Hills

  • Moraine Valley Comm College, $9,000 for Performance Series operating support

Palos Park

  • McCord House NFP, $8,500 for general operating support

Park Forest

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

Park Ridge

  • Brickton Art Center, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Illinois Norsk Rosemalers Assn, $1,150 for general operating support
  • Park Ridge Civic Orchestra, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Park Ridge Cultural Arts Council, $1,500 for Community Arts Access Program

River Forest

  • Dominican University, $9,000 for Performing Art Center operating support
  • Symphony of Oak Park/Riv Forest, $3,250 for general operating support

Riverside

  • Lucky Plush Productions, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Riverside Arts Center, $3,250 for general operating support

Schaumburg

  • Spring Valley Concert Band, $600 for general operating support

Skokie

  • Chicago Jazz Orchestra Assn, $4,750 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, $3,250 for Festival of Cultures project support

Streamwood

  • ArtReach Educational Theatre, $3,200 for general operating support

Wilmette

  • Light Opera Works, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Music Institute of Chicago, $10,000 for general operating support

Winnetka

  • North Shore Art League, $6,500 for general operating support

 

DeKalb County

DeKalb

  • Dreamers Theatre Group Inc NFP, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Illinois Alliance for Arts Ed, $550 for general operating support
  • Northern Illinois University, $6,000 for Art Museum operating support

Sandwich

  • Association/Restore City Hall, $2,750 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, $1,750 for general operating support

 

DuPage County

Addison

  • Addison Center for the Arts, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Orion Chamber Ensemble, $2,500 for general operating support

Carol Stream

  • Agape Ringers, $1,000 for general operating support

Clarendon Hills

  • First Folio Shakespeare Festival, $7,500 for general operating support

Downers Grove

  • Choral-Aires Chapter of Sweet Adelines, $3,750 for general operating support
  • Downers Grove Choral Society, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Grove Players, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Sinfonietta Bel Canto, $750 for general operating support

Elmhurst

  • Elmhurst Art Museum, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Elmhurst Artists Guild, $1,050 for general operating support
  • Elmhurst Choral Union, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Elmhurst Symphony Assn, $7,500 for general operating support
  • GreenMan Theatre Troupe NFP, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Arts, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Spirito!, $6,000 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, $7,500 for general operating support

Hinsdale

  • West Suburban Symphony Society, $4,000 for general operating support

Lisle

  • The Callipygian Players NFP, $950 for general operating support
  • Fifth Wednesday Books Inc, $950 for general operating support
  • The Morton Arboretum, $11,000 for Arts Programming operating support

Lombard

  • Maple St Chapel Preservation Soc, $1,050 for Concert Series project support

Naperville

  • DuPage Children's Museum, $11,000 for general operating support
  • DuPage Symphony Orchestra Inc, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Fair Lady Productions Inc, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Hinsdale Chorale, $850 for general operating support
  • Naperville Chorus, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Naperville Park District, $1,500 for Dance Performance Program operating support
  • North Central College, $7,000 for Self Employment In Arts project support
  • North Central College, $9,000 for Fine/Perf Art Season operating support
  • Woodstock Mozart Festival Inc, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Young Naperville Singers, $7,500 for general operating support

Villa Park

  • Chicago Tyagaraja Utsavam, $2,500 for general operating support

Warrenville

  • ClaySpace NFP, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Warrenville Park District, $950 for Arts Program operating support

Westmont

  • Salt Creek Ballet Company, $10,000 for general operating support

Wheaton

  • Broadway Bound Dance Co, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Wheaton College, $5,500 for Artist Series operating support

Woodridge

  • Senior Suburban Orchestra, $1,150 for general operating support

 

Edgar County

Paris

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

 

Effingham County

Effingham

  • Arts Connection of Central Illinois, $9,000 for general operating support

 

Fulton County

Canton

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

 

Henderson County

Raritan

  • Two Rivers Arts Council, $750 for general operating support
  • Two Rivers Arts Council, $9,450 for Community Arts Access Program

 

Henry County

Bishop Hill

  • Bishop Hill Arts Council, $1,150 for general operating support
  • Bishop Hill Heritage Assn, $7,500 for general operating support

 

Iroquois County

Cissna Park

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

Watseka

  • Sugar Creek Symphony & Song Ltd, $5,500 for general operating support

 

Jackson County

Carbondale

  • Carbondale Community Arts, $7,000 for general operating support
  • Carbondale Community Arts, $17,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Southern Illinois Irish Festival, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Southern Illinois University/C, $7,500 for Southern Illinois Symphony operating support
  • Southern Illinois University/C, $4,750 for Crab Orchard Review operating support

 

Jefferson County

Mount Vernon

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

 

Jo Daviess County

Galena

  • Galena Cultural Arts Alliance, $1,000 for general operating support

 

Kane County

Aurora

  • Paramount Arts Centre, $9,000 for general operating support

Batavia

  • Batavia Artists Assn NFP, $4,750 for general operating support

Elgin

  • Children's Theatre of Elgin, $5,000 for general operating support
  • The Elgin Children's Chorus, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Elgin Choral Union Inc, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Elgin Opera, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Elgin Symphony Orchestra Assn, $21,000 for general operating support
  • Elgin Theatre Company Inc, $950 for general operating support
  • Elgin Youth Symphony Orch, $8,500 for general operating support

Saint Charles

  • Chicagoland Theater Company Inc, $7,000 for general operating support
  • Fine Line Creative Arts Center, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Fox Valley Concert Band/St Charles, $2,000 for general operating support
  • St Charles Singers, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Steel Beam Theatre Company, $6,500 for general operating support

Sugar Grove

  • The Naperville Men's Glee Club, $2,500 for general operating support

 

Kankakee County

Bourbonnais

  • Acting Out Theatre Co, $1,500 for general operating support

Kankakee

  • Kankakee Valley Symphony Orch, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Kankakee Valley Theatre Assn, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Provena Senior Services, $950 for Charlton Galery operating support

 

Knox County

Galesburg

  • Galesburg Civic Art League Inc, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Galesburg Community Chorus, $2,000 for general operating support
  • Galesburg Symphony Society, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Nova Singers, $3,250 for general operating support
  • Orpheum Theatre of Galesburg, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Prairie Players Civic Theatre, $2,000 for general operating support

 

Lake County

Antioch

  • Palette Masque & Lyre, $2,250 for general operating support

Barrington

  • Barrington Youth Dance Ensemble, $7,500 for general operating support

Buffalo Grove

  • SunnyU Culture & Ed Center, $2,750 for general operating support

Deer Park

  • Chicago Master Singers, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Illinois Youth Dance Theatre Inc, $1,500 for general operating support

Deerfield

  • Deerfield Park District, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Friends of Ryerson Woods, $4,000 for general operating support

Grayslake

  • College of Lake County, $650 for Willow Review operating support
  • Red Rose Children's Choir of Lake Co, $4,750 for general operating support

Highland Park

  • Art Center Highland Park, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Focus On The Arts Inc, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Highland Park Cultural Arts Commn, $4,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Ravinia Festival Assn, $44,200 for general operating support

Highwood

  • Midwest Young Artists, $11,000 for general operating support

Lake Bluff

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

Lake Forest

  • Citadel Theatre Company, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Ragdale Foundation, $11,000 for general operating support

Libertyville

  • David Adler Cultural Center, $7,000 for general operating support
  • Ars Viva, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Northbrook Chapter SPEBSQSA, $2,500 for general operating support

Long Grove

  • Long Grove Arts & Music Council, $850 for general operating support

Mundelein

  • The Kirk Players, $1,750 for general operating support

Waukegan

  • Waukegan Band Fndn, $550 for general operating support
  • Waukegan Park District, $8,500 for general operating support

 

LaSalle County

Oglesby

  • Illinois Valley Youth Symphony, $1,250 for general operating support

Peru

  • Illinois Valley Fine Arts Trust, $2,000 for Community Arts Access Program

 

Macon County

Decatur

  • Decatur Area Arts Council, $8,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Decatur Area Arts Council, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Decatur Park District, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Gallery 510 Arts Guild Ltd, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Millikin University, $4,750 for Millikin-Decatur Symphony operating support
  • Millikin University, $5,500 for Kirkland Center operating support

 

Madison County

Alton

  • Alton Symphony Orchestra, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Jacoby Arts Center, $7,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Jacoby Arts Center, $6,000 for general operating support

Edwardsville

  • Southern Illinois University/E, $4,000 for Arts & Issues Series operating support
  • St Louis Vol Lawyer/Accountant for Arts, $2,750 for general operating support

Godfrey

  • Alton Youth Symphony Inc, $1,150 for general operating support
  • Great Rivers Choral Society, $1,750 for general operating support

Highland

  • Gateway Dulcimer Society, $1,050 for general operating support
  • Highland Area Arts Council, $1,250 for general operating support

 

Marshall County

Washburn

  • Sun Foundation for Advancement, $8,500 for general operating support
  • Sun Foundation for Advancement, $9,500 for Community Arts Access Program

 

McDonough County

Macomb

  • Macomb Community Theatre, $1,150 for general operating support
  • West Central Illinois Art Center, $950 for general operating support
  • Western Illinois University, $8,000 for Celebration Concert Series project support

 

McHenry County

Crystal Lake

  • American Choral Directors Assn, $850 for Summer ReTreat project support
  • McHenry County Music Center, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Northwest Comm Music Academy, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Raue Center for the Arts Inc, $7,000 for general operating support
  • Voices in Harmony Inc, $1,500 for general operating support

 

McLean County

Bloomington

  • Bloomington Center for Perf Arts, $9,000 for general operating support
  • Bloomington Parks & Rec Dept, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Community Players, $2,250 for general operating support
  • McLean County Art Association, $5,350 for Community Arts Access Program
  • McLean County Art Association, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Bloomington Chapter 1 of SPEBSQSA, $2,250 for general operating support

Normal

  • Heartland Productions Inc, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Illinois State University, $600 for Red Note Music Fest operating support
  • Illinois State University, $8,500 for University Galleries operating support
  • Illinois State University, $9,000 for Shakespeare Festival operating support
  • Illinois State University, $4,750 for Normal Editions operating support
  • Town of Normal, $7,500 for Normal Theater operating support
  • Spoon River Poetry Assn, $2,000 for general operating support

 

Menard County

Petersburg

  • Menard County Singers, $1,150 for general operating support

 

Morgan County

Jacksonville

  • Imagine Foundation, $2,500 for general operating support
  • Jacksonville Symphony Society, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Jacksonville Theatre Guild, $2,250 for general operating support

 

Moultrie County

Sullivan

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

 

Peoria County

Edwards

  • Seven Circles Heritage Center, $550 for general operating support

Peoria

  • ArtsPartners of Central Illinois, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Backspace Collective MFP, $650 for general operating support
  • Bradley University, $10,000 for WCBU-FM operating support
  • Bradley University, $7,000 for Exhibition/Lecture Series operating support
  • Contemporary Art Center of Peoria, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Heartland Festival Orchestra, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Heritage Ensemble, $1,250 for general operating support
  • Illinois Valley Public Telecomm Corp, $10,000 for general operating support
  • Lakeview Museum/Arts & Sciences, $20,600 for general operating support
  • Peoria Area Civic Chorale, $4,000 for general operating support
  • The Peoria Art Guild, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Peoria Ballet Company, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Peoria Park District, $4,750 for Fine Arts Dept operating support
  • Peoria Players Theatre, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Peoria Symphony Orchestra, $17,300 for general operating support

 

Perry County

DuQuoin

  • Tri-County Special Ed Cooperative, $2,500 for a four-week visual arts residency

 

Richland County

Olney

  • Olney Arts Council, $750 for general operating support

 

Rock Island County

Moline

  • The Midwest Writing Center, $3,750 for general operating support
  • Playcrafters Inc, $2,750 for general operating support
  • Quad City Music Guild, $5,000 for general operating support
  • Quad City Symphony Orchestra, $10,000 for general operating support

Rock Island

  • Augustana College, $9,000 for WVIK-FM operating support
  • Genesius Theatre Fndn, $950 for general operating support
  • MidCoast Fine Arts, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Quad City Arts, $12,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Quad City Arts, $26,200 for general operating support

 

Sangamon County

Chatham

  • West Central Il Educ Telecomm, $9,000 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, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Springfield Area Arts Council, $6,500 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Springfield Area Arts Council, $4,750 for general operating support
  • Springfield Art Assn/Edward Pl, $6,500 for general operating support
  • Springfield Ballet Company, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Theatre In The Park Inc, $3,250 for general operating support
  • University of Illinois/Spfld, $1,750 for Visual Art Gallery operating support
  • University of Illinois/Spfld, $10,000 for Sangamon Auditiom operating support

 

St. Clair County

Belleville

  • Masterworks Chorale Inc, $2,750 for general operating support

East Saint Louis

  • Dunham Centers for Arts/Humanities, $3,250 for general operating support

Lebanon

  • Looking Glass Playhouse, $1,500 for general operating support
  • McKendree University, $5,500 for McKendree Presents operating support

 

Stephenson County

Freeport

  • Freeport Arts Center, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Freeport Arts Center, $4,000 for Community Arts Access Program

 

Tazewell County

East Peoria

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

Morton

  • Central Illinois Youth Symphony, $4,000 for general operating support

 

Vermilion County

Danville

  • The Danville Art League, $1,500 for general operating support
  • Danville Light Opera Company, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Danville Symphony Orchestra Inc, $7,500 for general operating support

 

Warren County

Monmouth

  • Buchanan Center for the Arts, $5,500 for general operating support
  • Buchanan Center for the Arts, $5,000 for Community Arts Access Program

 

Will County

Bolingbrook

  • Bolingbrook Park District, $2,250 for Danceforce operating support

Channahon

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

Homer Glen

  • Wesoly Lud Polish Folk Dance Ensemble, $2,500 for general operating support

Joliet

  • Friends of Comm Public Art, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Joliet Area Historical Museum, $9,000 for general operating support

Naperville

  • Illinois Storytelling Inc, $1,050 for general operating support

New Lenox

  • Curtain Call Comm Theatre, $4,000 for general operating support

Romeoville

  • Lewis University, $2,250 for Arts & Ideas Series operating support

University Park

  • Governors State University Fndn, $9,000 for Performing Arts Center operating support
  • Governors State University Fndn, $4,750 for Manilow Sculpture Park operating support

 

Williamson County

Marion

  • Little Egypt Arts Assn Inc, $1,750 for general operating support
  • Marion Cultural & Civic Center, $5,500 for general operating support

 

Winnebago County

Rockford

  • Artists Ensemble Theater NFP, $6,000 for general operating support
  • Discovery Center Museum of Rockford, $11,000 for general operating support
  • Mendelssohn Club, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Rockford Area Arts Council, $24,000 for general operating support
  • Rockford Area Arts Council, $19,000 for Community Arts Access Program
  • Rockford Art Museum, $21,600 for general operating support
  • Rockford Coronado Concert Assn, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Rockford Dance Company, $7,500 for general operating support
  • Rockford Park District, $4,000 for general operating support
  • Rockford Symphony Orchestras Inc, $20,700 for general operating support