Corporate, Foundation, and Government support is critical to TimeLine’s ongoing success. We are proud to partner with these institutions to engage Chicago audiences with provocative stories rooted in history and relevant to society today.

For more information about institutional giving opportunities, please contact Director of Major Gifts Chelsea Phillips at (773) 281-8463 x116 or

TimeLine is proud to recognize these corporations, foundations and government entities that generously support our general operations and Living History Education Program. This list recognizes donations and pledges received January 1, 2023 through January 11, 2024:

$50,000 and above

City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events
Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity
Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
The Shubert Foundation

$30,000 – $49,999

Crown Family Philanthropies
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
Van Dam Charitable Foundation

$20,000 – $29,999

Joseph and Bessie Feinberg Foundation
Illinois Arts Council Agency

$10,000 – $19,999

Abe and Ida Cooper Foundation

$1,000 – $9,999

Chapman and Cutler LLP
Daniel H. Lome Foundation
The House Theatre of Chicago
Irving Harris Foundation
John A. Cable Foundation
Laughing Acres Family Foundation

Up to $999

Actors’ Equity Foundation Inc.
Broadway in Chicago
JP Morgan Chase
Polk Bros. Foundation
The Saints: Volunteers for the Performing Arts

Employer Matching Gifts

These companies have matched their employee’s contributions:
JP Morgan ChaseSave