Supporters

Leadership

Board of Trustees

* As of December 31, 2014

  • Darrell B. Jackson, Chairman
  • President and CEO
  • Seaway Bank and Trust Company
  • Anna Caroline Ball, Vice Chairman
  • President and CEO
  • Ball Horticultural Company
  • John W. Oleniczak, Treasurer
  • Partner
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Ann Grube, Secretary
  • Civic Leader
  • Walter W. Becky II
  • Retired President
  • Morton Salt
  • Christopher B. Burke
  • President
  • Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd.
  • Mary L. Burke
  • Principal
  • Lakeshore Food Advisors
  • James F. Dickerson
  • Retired
  • Bank of America
  • Robert L. Fealy
  • Chairman
  • Brivo Systems, Chicago Ventures
    and Limerick Advisors
  • Stephen C. Gieser
  • Ophthalmologist
  • Wheaton Eye Clinic
  • K’Lynne Johnson
  • CEO and President
  • Elevance Renewable Sciences
  • Kenneth Koranda
  • Retired President
  • MidAmerica Bank
  • Amy Louis
  • Civic Leader
  • Charles P. McQuaid
  • Portfolio Manager,
    Co-Founder and Former President
  • Columbia Wanger Asset Management, LLC
  • Timothy M. Murray
  • Partner
  • Chicago Growth Partners
  • Henry B. Pearsall
  • Civic Leader
  • W. Robert Reum
  • Chairman, President and CEO
  • Amsted Industries Inc.
  • Robert J. Schillerstrom
  • Partner
  • Ice Miller LLP
  • Stephen C. Van Arsdell
  • Retired Senior Partner
  • Deloitte & Touche
  • Robert S. Wasserman
  • Senior Vice President, Marketing
  • Allstate Insurance Company
  • Joseph L. Weidenbach
  • Chicago Region Head, Wealth Management
  • U.S. Bank

Life Trustees

  • Elisabeth G. Bacon
  • Stephen W. Baird
  • Natalie Culley
 

Board of Advisors

  • Joseph Weidenbach, Chairman

  • Chicago Region Head, Wealth Management
  • U.S. Bank
  • George Berry IV
  • President
  • TC Industries
  • Michael Bushman
  • Retired Vice President of Global Policy and Communications
  • Nalco
  • Joel Eurich

  • Director, Global Environmental, Health & Safety
  • Molex
  • Tom Gleitsman

  • Principal

  • Exron Capital Inc.
  • Ted Haffner

  • Associate Landscape Designer

  • Terry Guen Design Associates
  • Fanee Haleas
  • Civic Leader
  • Tim Hermann
  • Vice President, Storage and Peaking Operations
  • AGL Resources
  • Allan Immelman
  • Managing Partner Chicago
  • Solomon Edwards Group
  • Scott Jamieson
  • Vice President of Corporate Partnerships and National Recruiting
  • Bartlett Tree Experts
  • Connie Keller
  • Civic Leader
  • Stephen Kenney
  • Executive Director
  • J.P. Morgan Private Bank
  • Kenneth Koranda
  • Retired President
  • MidAmerica Bank
  • Margarette Lawless
  • Senior Vice President
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • James D. Parsons
  • President
  • The Brinson Foundation
  • Frederick Paulman
  • President
  • RMB Capital Management LLC
  • Richard Pehlke
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Heidrick & Struggles
  • Donald C. Sharp
  • President and CEO
  • CoolFire Solutions
  • Steve Solomon
  • President, Exelon Foundation
  • Vice President, Corporate Relations
  • Exelon Corporation
  • Nancy Hamill Winter
  • Civic Leader

* Italics indicate Trustee


Committees

Dinner Party Committee

  • Amy and Joe Weidenbach, Chairs
  • Mary Ann Anderson
  • Anna Caroline Ball
  • Sandy Becky
  • Ann Grube
  • Mirja Haffner
  • Lucy Hayes
  • Amy Louis
  • Toni Mueller
  • Patty Oleniczak
  • Valencia Ray
  • Sherry Reum
  • Catherine Slark
  • Barb Yokom

Gardens and Landscapes Advisory Committee

  • Catherine Slark, Chair
  • Mary Ann Anderson
  • Anna Caroline Ball
  • Susan Beard
  • Sandy Becky
  • Jane Berry
  • Karen Brunke
  • Candy Cleveland
  • Mary Dickerson
  • Pam Donnelly
  • Catherine Donovan
  • Ann Grube
  • Marguerite Guido
  • Connie Keller
  • Susan Koranda
  • Posy Krehbiel
  • Cheryl Lopossa
  • Olive McKay
  • Ute O'Malley
  • Jeanne Osgood
  • Valencia Ray
  • Susan Rot
  • Janice Sommer
  • Karen Thomas
  • Amy Westerhold
  • Susan Zurcher

Planned Giving Advisory Committee

  • Suzy Peters, Chair
  • Stephen Anderson
  • Natalie Culley
  • James F. Dickerson
  • Hank Pearsall
  • Bob Reiland
  • Mary Ann Sisco

Thornhill Society Steering Committee

  • Bernie Mack, Chair
  • Mary Ann Anderson
  • Susan Beard
  • Walter W. Becky II
  • Marianne Dennis
  • Janice Mack
  • Mary Ellyn Madden
  • Ann Reiland
  • Bonnie Valiant
  • Amy Westerhold

* Italics indicate Trustee


Campaign

Growing Brilliantly

New Campaign Initiative Donors

  • Anonymous (3)
  • Allstate Insurance Company
  • Anna Ball
  • Susan and Ken Beard
  • Mr. and Mrs. Walter W. Becky II
  • George and Margo Berry
  • Jane Morton Berry
  • Robert F. Berry Charitable Trust
  • Christopher and Susan Burke
  • Mary L. Burke
  • Estate of Cleve Carney
  • Mr. and Mrs. James F. Dickerson
  • Dr. and Mrs. Gerard T. Donnelly
  • Estate of Mildred Drew
  • Ruth and James Fawley
  • Rose and Bob Fealy
  • John and Bernice Gardner
  • Dr. Stephen Gieser and Dr. Ruth Williams
  • Thomas E. Gleitsman
  • Ann and John Grube
  • Daniel P. Haerther Charitable Trust
  • Mrs. Anne C. Haffner
  • Estate of Florence H. Hybl
  • Darrell B. Jackson and Valencia M. Ray, M.D.
  • Connie and Dennis Keller
  • L & V Knudsen Trust
  • Kenneth and Susan Koranda
  • Amy and Steve Louis
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. McQuaid
  • Estate of Joan Ellen Martin
  • Louellen and Tim Murray
  • Mr. and Mrs. John W. Oleniczak
  • James D. Parsons
  • Sherry and Bob Reum
  • Al and Susan Rot
  • Estate of John O. Sacher
  • Robert Schillerstrom and Mary Beth O'Connor
  • Lee S. Selander and Iris P. Hannon
  • Martin and Catherine Slark
  • Nancy Telford-Jackson and Steven Jackson
  • Michael and Kristyn Vaneekeren
  • Mr. Richard J. Walls
  • Amy and Joe Weidenbach
  • Estate of Donald and Dorothy White

2014 Individual Donors

The Morton Arboretum gratefully acknowledges the following individuals and family foundations that made annual fund contributions from January 1 through December 31, 2014.

Ginkgo Circle

President’s Council

$50,000 and above

  • Anna Caroline Ball
  • Jane Berry
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. McQuaid
  •  
  •  

$25,000–$49,999

  • The Buchanan Family Foundation
  • Dorothy A. and Michael J. Carbon
  • Connie and Dennis Keller
  •  
  •  

Oak Circle

President’s Council

$10,000–$24,999

  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Bartlett, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Frank Bauer
  • Susan and Ken Beard
  • Mr. and Mrs. Walter W. Becky II
  • Michael and Kay Birck
  • Betty J. Bradshaw
  • Mr. and Mrs. Christopher B. Burke
  • Virginia Cook
  • The Dick Family Foundation
  • Rose and Bob Fealy
  • John and Bernice Gardner
  • Marion H. Giles
  • Thomas E. Gleitsman
  • Ms. Barbara Jean Gore
  • Ann and John Grube
  • Iris Hannon and Lee S. Selander
  • Darrell B. Jackson and Valencia M. Ray, M.D.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth A. Julian
  • Kenneth and Susan Koranda
  • Mr. and Mrs. John H. Krehbiel, Jr.
  • Amy and Steve Louis
  • Louellen and Tim Murray
  • Mr. and Mrs. Madhavan Nayar
  • Jane and Henry Pearsall
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Renwick
  • Sherry and Bob Reum
  • Albert J. and Susan E. Rot Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Martin P. Slark
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen C. Van Arsdell
  • Mr. Richard J. Walls
  • Amy and Joe Weidenbach
  • Nancy Hamill Winter

Hawthorn Circle

Thornhill Society

$5,000–$9,999

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Stephen and Mary Ann Anderson
  • Stephen and Susan Baird
  • Robert F. Berry Charitable Trust
  • James and Cynthia Bowhay
  • William F. Bucha
  • Mrs. Laurence A. Carton
  • Marianne and Harry Dennis
  • Mary M. Forester
  • Dr. Stephen Gieser and Dr. Ruth Williams
  • Mirja and Ted Haffner
  • Ms. Angelique Murphy
  • Mr. and Mrs. John W. Oleniczak
  • Robert Schillerstrom and Mary Beth O'Connor
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wasserman

Elm Circle

Thornhill Society

$2,500–$4,999

  • Anonymous (6)
  • Howard and Moira Buhse
  • Mr. and Mrs. J. Douglas Cleveland
  • James and Pamela Crouthamel
  • Mr. and Mrs. James F. Dickerson
  • Dr. and Mrs. Gerard T. Donnelly
  • Ron and Judy Eshleman
  • Michael Freedman
  • Joe and Elaine Gross
  • Tom and Elaine Hundrieser
  • Georgia and Richard Janzow
  • Dale and Davida Kalina
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lamb
  • Mark and Celine Lillie
  • Mary Ellyn Madden
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Parish
  • Suzy and Bob Peters
  • Quen and Diana Podraza
  • Nancy and Warren Rasmussen
  • Robert E. Reininga
  • Ms. Janice Sommer
  • Wendy and Greg Vichick
  • Philip Wiederhold
  • Peg Wieser and Nadine Roy
  • Mary A. Zell

Thornhill Circle

Thornhill Society

$1,500–$2,499

  • Anonymous (11)
  • Robert W. Ammann
  • Midge and Dan Anderson
  • Tom Anderson
  • Cushman and Pamela Andrews
  • Elisabeth and John Bacon, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Barnard
  • Tom and Ruth Bastian
  • Mr. and Mrs. Fred Bauters
  • Greg Blue
  • Karen S. Brunke
  • Mike and Cathy Bushman
  • Steven Canavis
  • Mr. John F. Cavanaugh
  • Bill and Carol Chittenden
  • Doris K. Christopher
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Claire
  • Peter and Carole Clarke
  • Michelle and Steven Clegg
  • Bill and Mary Sue Coates
  • Mr. and Mrs. Christopher S. Conger
  • Ms. Nancy Cox
  • Natalie Culley
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dentice
  • The Diggs Family
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas E. Donnelley II
  • Catherine M. Donovan
  • Mr. Sherman Dunnam
  • Joel and Wendy Eurich
  • Claudia F. Fabela
  • Ruth and James Fawley
  • Mary and Bruce Feay
  • Anne L. and Mark B. Finn
  • Mr. and Mrs. John F. Flynn
  • Mr. and Mrs. Erik Fyrwald
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joe Gaffigan
  • Ms. Ann Galezio and Ms. Marne Muckian
  • Dr. and Mrs. Yogesh Gandhi
  • Hendrica Ghali
  • David and Margaret Gibson
  • Dr. Richard Gieser and Ms. Kaye Filkin
  • Jennifer and Ken GoodSmith
  • Mary Gower
  • Ms. Paula Graffy and Mr. Salvatore Gargano
  • Mr. and Mrs. Carl Greer
  • Walter E. Heller Foundation
  • Carol and Jeff Holden
  • Huizenga Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Allan Immelman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kirk Jaglinski
  • Scott and Diane Jamieson
  • John and Janie Kalchbrenner
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jozef Kavuliak
  • Ms. Kit Keane and Mr. Duncan M. Alexander
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Kenney
  • Mr. Mike Ketvertis
  • Mr. and Mrs. David W. King
  • Michelle and Rick Kinney
  • Mrs. Victoria Klimkiewicz
  • Jill Koski and David Ferguson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Arnold C. Kupec
  • Randy Kurtz
  • Walter and Mary Langbein
  • Ms. Margarette Lawless
  • Gary and Maureen Lichtenheld
  • Mrs. Harriett Lindstrom
  • Michael and Lynn Locke
  • Bernard and Janice Mack
  • Mr. Donald Mack
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan Magerkurth
  • Dr. Douglas and Frances Mains
  • Peter and Meg Mason
  • Mary Ellen McArdle
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen McGue
  • Mrs. Olive McKay
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald McKee
  • The McWethy Foundation
  • Dr. and Mrs. Zeyd Merenkov
  • Donnie P. Minyard and Lee B. Totzke
  • Frank and Jackie Murnane
  • Ms. Ann M. Neumann
  • John and Marilyn Newlin
  • Mr. and Mrs. John K. Notz, Jr.
  • Susan C. O'Brien and Donald J. Arnold
  • Mr. and Mrs. Donald O'Day
  • Ute and Reed O'Malley
  • Mark and Jeanne Osgood
  • Carol and Otto Osterland
  • China Oughton
  • Sarah Packard
  • Andrew and Jeanne Pagorek
  • James D. Parsons
  • Marni and Fred Paulman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Pehlke
  • Nancy and Mike Peske
  • Linda Peterson
  • Ms. Linda Post and Mr. Robert Glavin
  • Honorable S. Louis Rathje and Dr. Maria Rosa Costanzo
  • Sai Ravichandran
  • Ann and Bob Reiland
  • James J. and Laurie S. Renn
  • Diane and William Ritchie
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chuck Roberg
  • Carol Jean Rogalski, Ph.D.
  • Ms. Jacqueline Ryan
  • Verie Sandborg
  • Bruce and Martha Sanders
  • Ted and Dianne Saul
  • Mr. and Mrs. John R. Scales
  • Eric and Susan Schaal
  • Mr. Fred Schnitzius and Ms. Marilyn Kujawa
  • Mr. Bruce Schreider and Ms. Sandra Berger
  • Mr. and Mrs. Marshall T. Scott
  • Helen Seren and Ronald Rusnak
  • Mr. and Mrs. R. Matthew Simon
  • Victoria M. Skala
  • Ms. Jeanette Skul
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chris Slater
  • Mr. and Mrs. William J. Smith II
  • Mr. Matthew Smogor
  • Betty Smykal
  • Speiser Family Foundation
  • Kathleen and Andrew Spiess
  • Mr. and Mrs. Peter Stathakis
  • Mr. and Mrs. Barry Steinmetz
  • Louise I. Tausché
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ira Taylor
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jim Thome
  • Kelly and Brendan Towey
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Tubutis
  • Bonnie R. Valiant
  • Gail and Darrell Voitik
  • Darrell Vydra
  • Susan and Jeffrey Wagner
  • Wilma and Joe Wark
  • Amy and Morris Westerhold
  • Tom and Jean Whalls

* Italics Indicate Trustee

Partner

$500–$1,499

  • Anonymous
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chris Abbinante
  • Ms. Patricia Abinion
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan Adams
  • Kris and Colette Bachtell
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Baikie
  • Dr. and Mrs. Fariborze Barhamand
  • Mr. Ray Barnett and Ms. Lois Barnett
  • Donna and Ed Becht
  • Fred Berg
  • Mr. and Mrs. Darren Berg
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gary L. Berkshire, Sr.
  • Ms. Janet Berman and Mr. James Hruska
  • Dr. and Mrs. John Bodine
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brad Bowsher
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Bradley
  • Ms. Joan Brady and Ms. Maggie Savage
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alex Bratton
  • Mrs. Linda Sue Brown
  • Bonnie G. Bula
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Burke
  • Mark and Francie Bushman
  • Timothy Byam
  • Mrs. Kim Callahan-Kelly and Mr. Sean Kelly
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Carlberg
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Carlson
  • Nicole Cavender
  • Mrs. Cynthia Christensen and Mr. Gerard Oprins
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Clark
  • Ms. Susan Cobb
  • Barbara A. Coussement
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edward Crylen
  • Ms. Margaret Degnan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Blair Dickinson
  • Mr. Ernie Dittmann
  • Mr. and Mrs. Victor DiVietro
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Doyle
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jason Duck
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tom Fletcher
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jack Folkerts
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Gaebel
  • Mr. Fred Galluzzo and Mrs. Sharon Rice
  • Mr. and Mrs. Henry Gentry
  • Ms. Christine Giannoni and Mr. Gary Giannoni
  • Dr. Robin Graham and Mr. Jack Graham
  • Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Griffin
  • Ms. Sharon Grimm and Ms. Stacey Horn
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Hannon
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hebda
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joel Herning
  • Mr. and Mrs. Christian Herrmann
  • Mr. Jim Hilgenbrink and Ms. Therese Colby
  • Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Holmes
  • Rick Hootman
  • Mr. Robert Jacobs and Ms. Jennifer Jellings
  • Mr. and Mrs. Martin Jahn
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jerome E. Jaros
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Jendrzejczyk
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Jensen
  • Ms. Patricia Johnson
  • Karen and Roger Jones
  • Mr. and Ms. John J. King
  • Mrs. and Mrs. Susan Kline
  • Douglas and Catherine Knuth
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Koerner
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Kosmach
  • Dr. Raymond P. Kotz and Dr. Jacqueline A. Vernot
  • Mr. Michael W. Dornacher and Ms. Jo Krafft
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kress
  • Ms. Nancy Kurth
  • Emerson and Martha Lacey
  • Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Majewski
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Malloy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Myron Maurer
  • Richard James McCann Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ernest McIntyre
  • Mr. Paul McKay and Ms. Deborah McKay
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Melsa
  • Mr. Daniel Meyer and Ms. Mary Jean Kraybill
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Micatka
  • Mark and Elizabeth Milz
  • Ms. Darlene Miskovic and Mr. Jim Miskovic
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gary Montgomery
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Mueller
  • Dr. Linda Munson and Ms. Maureen Cavanagh
  • Elizabeth Ocon
  • Reverend Kristin Orr
  • Mr. Brian Osborne and Ms. Kathy Vanderdyke
  • Raymond and Esther Paice
  • Florence and Joseph Palumbo-Zilka
  • Ms. J. Para and Mr. Bob Para
  • Mr. and Mrs. Giedrius Pencyla
  • Ms. Lisa Perkins and Mr. David Bartz
  • Mr. and Mrs. John R. Petro
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jim R. Porter
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kell Reimann
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Robinson
  • Ms. Celia E. Rodee and Mr. Peter E. Cooper
  • Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Rubis
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Sampson
  • Mr. Richard G. Sanders, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steven Sarovich
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Schilf
  • Mr. John Schofield
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul G. Schueler
  • Ms. Olivia Scully
  • Ms. Elizabeth Shaffer-McCarthy and Mr. Jake McCarthy
  • Don and Ursula Sharp
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Shebik
  • Dr. Michelle Sims and Dr. Ernst Lisek
  • Junie and Dorothy Sinson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ron Souders
  • Mr. and Mrs. Russell Spinelli
  • Ms. Susan Stephens
  • Nick and Linda Stoynoff
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Stratton
  • Mr. Ian Sutherland and Ms. Nicole Clifton
  • Mrs. Eileen Suva and Ms. Maureen Brennan
  • Mr. John Szymkowicz and Ms. Lisa Kralina
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Theys
  • Dr. Jeffrey Tilkin, M.D.
  • Dr. and Mrs. J. Richard Toleikis
  • Cindy Trennert-Lukens
  • Mr. Tom Tyler and Mr. Chris Bobowski
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mike Tyrrell
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Waight
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Werth
  • Sandra and David Wiedemeier
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Wilkinson
  • Ms. Joni Williams
  • Mrs. Rosemary Macko-Wisnosky and Mr. Dennis Wisnosky
  • Nancy M. and Douglas M. Yeager Family Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Zumbach
  • Bill and Sue Zumstein

Friend

$250–$499

  • Anonymous
  • Mr. Ryan Abramovic
  • Mr. and Mrs. Don Alexander
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig Allemand
  • Ms. Linda J. Allison
  • Mr. Alan Allphin
  • Nancy Allured
  • Mr. and Mrs. Theodore W. Arey
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul Augustyniak
  • Richard and Christine Babb
  • Cynthia E. Baker
  • E. M. Bakwin
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Bangs
  • Eileen Barrett and Rik Homstad
  • Richard and Mary Joan Barry
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bastian
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Becker
  • Mr. Paul Becker and Ms. Vada Becker
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Begley
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Bell
  • Mr. Jeremy Bengtson and Mr. Ryan Carmack
  • Mr. Alan Bernardoni
  • Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Berrios
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Bestman
  • Ms. Adelaide Bialek
  • Father James Biegler and Mrs. Lin Biegler
  • Mr. Paul Bierbauer
  • Ms. Tania Birch and Ms. Sarah Sullivan
  • Ms. Carol Birger and Ms. Lore Andrews
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dan Black
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mike Blackwell
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Blankshain
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Blumberg
  • Mrs. Trina Bockus
  • Mr. Michael Boettcher and Ms. Irene Tan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles Boone
  • Mr. Eric Borncamp and Ms. Jenny Tan
  • Ms. Kathy Bosco and Mr. Andrew Forsman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kurt Bounds
  • Todd and Camille Brainerd
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Braniff
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Briggs, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Briscoe
  • Mr. Bobbie Britton
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tim Bromagen
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Brown
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bruno
  • Miriam and Peter Bryant
  • Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Bryant
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Buchholz
  • Mr. and Mrs. Frank Burkey
  • Ms. Susan Burner
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig Butas
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Carlson
  • Mr. Dick Carrigan
  • Ms. Kimberly Casto
  • Mr. Edward Caveney
  • Ms. Samara Beachdell Chaidez and Mr. Max Chaidez
  • Bonnie and Donald Chauncey
  • Mrs. Anita Chiturri and Mrs. Veena Vulchi
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Chodora
  • Dr. Joseph Clark and Mrs. Ann Lau Clark
  • Mr. and Mrs. Larry Clark
  • Mr. and Mrs. Larry H. Clark
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Clucas
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Cmunt
  • Mr. and Mrs. Marc S. Coldiron
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Coletta
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael P. Colucci
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gary Conte
  • Peggy and John Coon
  • Mrs. Andrea Corbin
  • Mr. and Mrs. John G. Corliss
  • Mr. and Mrs. William W. Cox
  • Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Cox
  • Mr. Keith Crandell and Ms. Susan Davis
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edward Crawford
  • Mr. and Ms. Peter A. Creticos
  • Mr. and Mrs. Donald Cronin
  • Ms. Fiona Cummings
  • Mr. Gary Czyz and Ms. Barbara Czyz
  • Mr. and Mrs. Donald Dabisch
  • Kathi D'Amico
  • Dr. and Mrs. Tapas Das Gupta
  • Mr. and Mrs. John E. Day
  • Ms. Barbara Dean and Ms. Carole Chapdelaine
  • Mr. Michael Delafchell
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Desanto
  • Ms. Patricia DeSimone and Mr. Jason Tune
  • Jeremy and Teri Dhein
  • Mark and Robin Di Iorio
  • Ms. Marianne Dill
  • Mrs. Rachel Dobrotin and Mr. Jack Melim
  • Miss Abbigayle Doerr and Ms. Jennifer Doerr
  • Ms. Nicole Doescher and Mr. John Byars
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin M. Doherty
  • Mr. and Mrs. James R. Donnelley
  • Mr. Edward Doris
  • Nancy and Dwight Dowdell
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig Dowden
  • Mrs. Susan Ducar
  • Darrell and Rosanna Duchon
  • Mrs. Eileen Dufty and Ms. Carole Pressard
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert R. Duncan
  • Dr. and Mrs. Martin Durkin
  • Ms. Christine DuSell and Ms. Carole DuSell
  • Mr. and Mrs. Fred J. Eaton
  • Deborah and Thomas Egan
  • Ms. Lynn Elam
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Eldersveld
  • Dr. and Mrs. Houssam Elmoursi
  • Mr. and Mrs. Philip H. Elvert
  • Robert and Curlie Engdahl
  • Ms. Hilda Enk and Mr. Arthur Enk
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Evans
  • Lori and Bob Everett
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Fanning
  • Mr. Carl B. Fausey
  • Ms. Julie A. Federico and Mr. Jay Mitchell
  • Mr. Bob Filer and Ms. Geraldine Taylor-Filer
  • Mr. and Ms. Scott Filer
  • Ms. Rita A. Filiaggi and Ms. Rita M. Filiaggi
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Findling
  • Mr. and Mrs William Fischer
  • Ms. Meghan Flannery and Ms. Stacy Flannery
  • Ms. Ann Fleming and Mrs. Laura Weber
  • Ms. Margaret Fletcher and Ms. Lesley Rosenberg
  • Ms. Jean Follett-Thompson and Mr. Douglas Thompson
  • Mr. and Mrs. William B. Fowler
  • Suzanne Fox
  • Ms. Kaye Freedom and Mr. Thomas Freedom
  • Ms. Lynne Friedlander
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gary Fuerst
  • Warren and Nancy Furey
  • Dr. and Mr. Garnett
  • Ms. Arlene Gates and Ms. Cailee Gates
  • Mrs. Janice Gehrke
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alfred F. Geyer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Anastasios Ghikas
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kolin Glenn
  • Dr. Ira Goldberg, Ph.D. and Ms. Donna Lingle
  • Mr. Mark Goodman and Mrs. Janet Dewitt-Goodman
  • Michael and Nancy Gorski
  • Mr. Eugene Grabinski Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Grau
  • Ms. Rita Gravel
  • Ms. Debra Green
  • Richard K. Green
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Greene
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Gregga
  • Judith A. Grey
  • Ralph Grieco, P.E.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joe Grossestreuer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Alan Hahn
  • Dr. and Mrs. Jan Benjamin Hall
  • Ms. Elizabeth Halpern
  • Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hamburg
  • Mr. Donald Harer and Mrs. Diane Coli
  • Mr. Mike Hartigan
  • Ms. Janet Heep
  • Mr. and Mrs. Nick Helton
  • Mr. and Mrs. Fritz Henderson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Todd Henderson
  • Ms. Kimberly Henriksen
  • Mr. Paul Herbert
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Heun
  • Mr. and Mrs. Russell Hicks
  • Robert and Ann Hildebrand
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Hill
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Hogan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Horne
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dave Horvath
  • Mr. and Mrs. Rich Humphreys
  • Mr. and Mrs. Marc Hunter
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Hurst
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hutchinson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Iacullo
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Jablonski
  • Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Jackson
  • Carl and Shay Jacobson
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Jaltuch
  • Mr. Robert Janetka and Ms. Ingrid Berg
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ken Janoski
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edward W. Jensen
  • Mr. Mark Johnson
  • Mr. T.R. Johnson and Ms. J.R. Johnson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Johnson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Donald Johnson
  • Margaret and Charles Jonah
  • Ms. Marilyn Jones
  • Ms. Janet Jones and Ms. Jamie Nelson
  • Dr. Phillip Jones and Mrs. Jo Lavera Jones
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul Julien
  • Ms. Marcia Kaiser
  • Mr. Alan Kalitzky and Ms. Sharon Read
  • Mr. and Mrs. Hartmut Kannegiesser
  • Ms. Betty Kauer and Mr. Rodney Kauer
  • Mr. Joseph Kelly and Ms. Christie Molinet
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Kelly
  • Mary Klemundt
  • Dr. Laura Kippen
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Kizorek
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Kladiva
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Klauseger
  • David and Vickie Klick
  • Mr. Earl Kling and Ms. Gail Kling
  • Natalie Knight
  • Mr. Robert Koenig and Mrs. Sara Reece-Koenig
  • Ms. Laura L. Kooy and Mrs. Evelyn T. Kooy
  • Ms. Charlene Kornoski-DuVall and Mrs. Samantha Kornoski
  • Mr. Thomas M. Kosinski
  • Ms. Joan Kotas and Ms. Janet Doherty
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Kou
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Kowalski
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Kowles
  • Martin J. and Susan B. Kozak Fund at The Chicago Community Trust
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Krcek
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kreps
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jim Krillenberger
  • Mr. Brian Kurtz
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Lamoureux
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lane
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brad Lanken
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dick Lauber
  • Arthur and Faith LaVelle
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Lavelle
  • Ms. Dena Lear-Seybold and Mr. Russ Seybold
  • Dr. and Mrs. Tim Leasenby
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Leck
  • Dr. and Mrs. Andrew Lee
  • Ms. Leslie Lehman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lehman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Eric T. Lemke
  • Mr. and Mrs. Leonard LeRose
  • Ms. Celia Liang and Mr. James Pirzyk
  • Dr. Martha Libster and Mr. Harold Libster
  • Ms. Teri Lindeman and Mr. Kyle Lindeman
  • Mr. Chuck Lofgren and Ms. Cindy Henderson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Doug Lowrie
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lyon
  • Mr. David Macnak and Miss Mary Macnak
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Madura
  • Mr. Allan Maier
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig Mannarino
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tim Manning
  • Ms. Janet Marmo
  • Mr. Steve Matravers and Mr. Brian Ziegler
  • Ms. Jan Matsumoto and Mr. Steven Daugherty
  • Ken McAfee
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin McCauley
  • Ms. Terrie McComb
  • Susan McCoy
  • Mr. and Mrs. William McCoy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Peter McLeod
  • Mr. and Mrs. David McLinden
  • Mr. James Metesh and Mr. Joseph Cimfe
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ernest E. Mhoon, M.D.
  • Rosemary and R. Milczarek
  • Ms. Jane E. Miller
  • Mr. Vernon Miller and Ms. Kathryn Tecza
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ron Mobley
  • Mr. Majeed Mohammedabdul and Mr. Mohammed Sharief
  • Mr. Rob Mondi
  • Mrs. Jane Moore
  • Ms. Michelle Moore and Mr. Bob Liazuk
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kieran Moran
  • Ms. Judy Morgan
  • Gregg and Elizabeth Morton
  • Mr. Stephen A. Murinka
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Murray
  • Mr. and Mrs. Martin Mutz
  • Ms. Sally Nagel and Mr. James Dwyer
  • Olga Ruth Najacht
  • Mr. and Mrs. Fred Nehls
  • Mr. Steven Nelson and Mrs. Monica Dillon-Nelson
  • Ms. Margaret Neustadt and Ms. Molly Neustadt
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Nevins
  • Ms. Susan Nies and Mr. Dennis Anest
  • Mr. and Mrs. Steve Nilles
  • Ms. Melissa Nio and Mr. Joseph Nio
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Norbut
  • James and Barbara Norem
  • Dr. and Mrs. Michael Novak
  • Dr. Karen O'Donnell
  • Robert Oexeman
  • Ms. Judith O'Keefe
  • Paul and Elizabeth Olin
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert Olsen
  • Ms. Marie Olsofka
  • Mr. Jerome Palmer and Mrs. Petra Hentzel
  • Mr. and Mrs. Todd Paradis
  • Carolann K. Parker
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Parker
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Parkolap
  • Mr. Mark Paulus
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Pehrson
  • Mr. Joel Perlin
  • Mrs. Julie Peterson-Vacala and Mr. Gregory Vacala
  • Mr. and Mrs. Louis Pignotti
  • Mr. and Mrs. Rich Pioppo
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Pipala
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Pletcher
  • Mrs. Anna Marie Poll and Ms. Diana Graham
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Pool
  • Mr. and Mrs. George Porter
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tom Posey
  • Mr. and Mrs. Don Prochot
  • Ms. Karen Pugliese
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul Radja
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Raese
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Reeves
  • Mr. and Mrs. Nabil Refai
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Reinke
  • Mr. Mark S. Reiter
  • Mr. and Mrs. Russell Rhoads
  • Mr. Paul J. Richter
  • Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Riha
  • Mrs. Margo Rinella and Ms. Gina Rinella
  • Mrs. Maureen Riordan
  • Ms. Mary Robinson and Mr. Richard Gay
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Rodeck
  • Mr. and Mrs. Doug Roehrs
  • Ms. Erin Rohan and Mrs. Tammy Bobel
  • Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Roknich
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark Romano
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bob Rosebraugh
  • Peg and Tom Rurik
  • Mr. and Mrs. Randy Russell
  • Nick and Teresa Ryan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig Samuelson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Santay
  • Ms. Mary Sauber and Ms. Susan Sauber
  • Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Sauriol
  • Ms. Kathleen Schaeffer and Ms. Christine Schaeffer Pettigrew
  • Mr. Patrick Schauer
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Schauert
  • Mr. Phil Scheel and Mr. Kurt Scheel
  • JoAnn W. Schmock
  • Thomas and Barbara Schnitzer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brad Schoentag
  • Mr. Gregory Schroeder
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul W. Schroeder
  • Ms. Mary Schur
  • Mr. and Mrs. Rick Schwer
  • Mr. Michael Scukanec
  • Mrs. Katherine Seavey and Ms. Emma Seavey
  • Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Sedey
  • Mr. and Mrs. John P. Sergo
  • Miss Anna Maria Sever
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ben Shahrokh
  • Mrs. Karen Sheren and Mrs. Emily Sheren
  • Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Sidio
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mansoor Sikander
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edward Simon
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tony Sintes
  • Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Slupik
  • Ms. Jennifer Smetana and Ms. Katy Anderman
  • Mr. Steven Smith and Ms. Kathleen Rust
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Smith
  • Dr. Sherry Snyder
  • Dr. Jacqueline Solfronk
  • Monica Solomon
  • Ms. Laurie Solomon and Mr. James Noyes
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jay Spadafora
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Speckmann
  • Ms. Marlice Spiewak and Ms. April Kanapilly
  • Harold Spinka
  • Lyndi R. Sprietsma
  • Mr. Matthew Stachowski and Ms. Kimberly Booda
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Steichen
  • Ms. Angela Stephenson and Miss Holly Stephenson
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Stephenson
  • Ms. Stacy Sternberg and Ms. Kathryn Sternberg
  • Ms. Linda Sticklen
  • Mr. and Mrs. Duane E. Stout
  • Mr. Michael Sullivan
  • Mr. and Mrs. George Sutherland
  • Ms. Mari Takei and Mr. Yoshi Takei
  • Mrs. Kimberley Talcott and Ms. Alison Talcott
  • Mr. and Mrs. Randall L. Teesdale
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul Thistlethwaite
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Thompson
  • Ms. Shelley Thompson and Ms. Rebecca Schreiber
  • Mr. and Mrs. Per Thornblad
  • Mr. and Mrs. Sean Tierney
  • Mr. and Mrs. Philip Tinkler
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Tobin
  • Mr. David Tomlinson and Ms. Lori Ketzeback
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Tracey
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Treasurer
  • Sally L. Trekell
  • Mr. and Mrs. Allen Truesdell
  • Mr. Adam Tumas, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ray Upham
  • Betty M. Van Dolah
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ken Vandenbroucke
  • Mrs. Maridell Vanderbaan
  • Dr. Sarkis Morales Vidal and Dr. Sandra Pinilla
  • Mrs. Kathryn Voland
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ron Wadle
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Wajda
  • Mr. and Mrs. Cameron Walker
  • Mr. and Mrs. Scott Watkins
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dan Webb
  • Mrs. Julie Younglove-Webb and Mr. Todd Webb
  • Susan West
  • Jack White
  • Mr. Steve Whitman and Ms. Eliza Klein
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Whitnell
  • Mr. David Wilber and Ms. Sandra Reynertson
  • Mr. Greg Wilcox and Mrs. Cara Perrone
  • Jan Williams
  • Mr. and Mrs. Craig Williams
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stevan J. Wilt
  • Ms. Joan Winstein
  • Mrs. Reyne Wiseman
  • Mr. Raymond Wong and Ms. Meredith Strombeck Wong
  • Ms. Laura Wozny
  • Mr. and Mrs. Edgar L. Yee
  • Mr. Kenneth Youga
  • Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Young
  • Mr. Tony J. Zalewski
  • Mr. Nicholaus Zaluzec
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Zamirowski
  • Ms. Lynn Zeitler and Mr. Jeffrey Chernick

* Italics Indicate Trustee


Employee Giving

  • Anonymous (4)
  • Stephanie Adams
  • Jeff Arena
  • Patty Arend
  • Kris Bachtell
  • Sheila Bangs
  • Eileen Barrett
  • Jan Beck
  • Gary C. Bennett
  • Deirdre Bennett
  • Chad Beste
  • Patricia Bethke
  • David Bonini
  • Beth Botts
  • Melissa Bradley
  • Brenda M. Brocato
  • Angela Brown
  • Thomas Bruno
  • Kelly Burns
  • Dave A. Cascarano
  • Nicole Cavender
  • Krista Childs
  • Shannon Cleary
  • Michelle Clegg
  • Elizabeth J. Corrigan
  • Melissa Custic
  • Kathi D'Amico
  • Maureen DeJonghe
  • Dr. Gerard T. Donnelly
  • Nancy Dowdell
  • Kathleen Doyle
  • Jennifer Drew
  • Brian Dustman
  • Colleen E. Emrick
  • James S. Fawley
  • Samantha Ford
  • Catherine Franczyk
  • Molly Freed
  • Bill Frerichs
  • Jacqueline Fucilla
  • Jacqueline Gammons
  • Maureen N. Garro
  • Megan M. Gensler
  • Jennifer B. GoodSmith
  • Beth G. Graham
  • Ralph Grieco
  • Richard Grunt
  • Virginia Gutsmiedl
  • Elizabeth Halleck
  • Jenelle Hardtke
  • Rita M. Hassert
  • Deborah Heinze
  • Retta Hennessy
  • Mark S. Hochsprung
  • Glynnis Hokenson
  • Richard Hootman
  • Elizabeth F. Hunt
  • Susan L. Jacobson
  • Todd C. Jacobson
  • Karin Jaros
  • Sheila Jurss
  • Laura Kamedulski
  • Michelle Kinney
  • Kevin Kirk
  • Carla Klausler
  • Natalie Knight
  • Lesley Kolaya
  • Jill Koski
  • Thomas Laskowski
  • John Lendy
  • Margaret Martin
  • Cynthia Moran
  • Jennifer Mukosey
  • Mary Kay Mutz
  • John O'Connor
  • Sonia O'Dell
  • Leonard Olson
  • Richard O'Toole
  • Susan K. Paist
  • Susan Paris
  • Carolann Parker
  • Mary Pavia
  • Nancy Peske
  • Larry Peterman
  • Caleb Phelps
  • Ron Picco
  • Nancy J. Porte
  • Lillian Potter
  • John Puljung
  • Gordana Radenkovic
  • Sai Ravichandran
  • Mike Rich
  • Kari Richardson
  • Therese Ripoli
  • Daisy Rivera
  • Chuck Roberg
  • Susan Ross
  • Peg Rurik
  • Lisa Ryan
  • Kristin Sabatino
  • Jan Saunders
  • Annah Schmidt
  • Lydia A. Scott
  • Amy Scott
  • Anna Marie Shapiro
  • Graham Smith
  • Monica P. Solomon
  • Kathleen Spiess
  • Gina Steele
  • Rochelle Storm
  • Anne Stratton
  • Scott Swords
  • Patti Szabo
  • George Szewczyk
  • Doris M. Taylor
  • Matt Treter
  • Kelly Vantine
  • Patricia A. Vish
  • Susan Wagner
  • Suzanne Wegener
  • Thomas Whalen
  • Susan Whiteman
  • Meghan Wiesbrock
  • Christine Wright
  • Sharon Yiesla

Arborvitae Society

The Arborvitae Society recognizes individuals who have included the Arboretum in their estate plans.

  • Anonymous (26)
  • Elisabeth and John Bacon, Jr.
  • Anna Caroline Ball
  • Mr. and Mrs. Walter W. Becky II
  • Charles Bowling
  • Don and Mary Brown
  • Karen S. Brunke
  • Daniel Bures
  • Steven Canavis
  • Dorothy A. Carbon
  • Karla Christiansen
  • Virginia and David^ Cook
  • David Coulter
  • Natalie Culley
  • Dr. David Curd
  • Mr. and Mrs. James F. Dickerson
  • Dr. and Mrs. Gerard T. Donnelly
  • Carole and Peter Doris
  • Shirley M. Evans^
  • Robert and Lori Everett
  • Bonnie Everhart
  • Carl B. Fausey
  • Mrs. Lenore V. Filip^
  • Curtis B. Frank
  • Charlotte Gallagher
  • Hendrica Ghali
  • Carol Giancola
  • Marion Giles
  • Mary Louise Gorno
  • Helen Gray
  • Judith A. Grey
  • Daniel P. Haerther Charitable Trust
  • Laurence Hall
  • Marilyn Halperin
  • William and Linda Hanley
  • Dr. and Mrs. Frank R. Hendrickson
  • David and Betty Hess
  • Gloria Hollister
  • Nancy A. Huck
  • Al Hueurt
  • John A. Jones
  • Virginia H. Jones
  • Maritherese and Harry Kamer
  • Mrs. Richard B. Kemp^
  • Mrs. Victoria Klimkiewicz
  • Janice Kramer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Arnold C. Kupec
  • Dorothy Larsen
  • Sandra Lee
  • Nancy Leonard
  • Janet McCarron^
  • William and Diane McCoy
  • Mrs. Neil McKay
  • Cathy Meo
  • Rowena C. Montgomery
  • William and Nancy Moore
  • William and Bonnie Mucha
  • R. Najacht
  • Augustine Neuert
  • Frank Orto
  • Martin and Sally Ozinga
  • Irma Parker
  • Henry B. Pearsall
  • Jill Perry
  • Suzy and Bob Peters
  • Dennis I. Prepejchal
  • Bryan Pugh
  • Ann and Bob Reiland
  • Kell and Barb Reimann
  • Sherry and Bob Reum
  • Mr.^ and Mrs. Roy Ringo
  • Carol Jean Rogalski, Ph.D.
  • Al and June Rogers
  • Verie Sandborg
  • Maria Schaffer
  • Hildegard Schmidt
  • Lee S. Selander
  • LaVora E. Singleton and Lynn Dieter
  • Holly Lee Sipples
  • Hilary and Terrence Smith
  • Matthew D. Smith
  • Jeff and Kim Staley
  • Craig Summers
  • Sandra L. Swenson
  • Lori Trinche
  • Lorraine Vitous^
  • Sharon M. West
  • Dorothy B. White^
  • Philip Wiederhold
  • Mary Glenn Wiley
  • Nancy Hamill Winter
  • Gary L. Wright
  • Mary Zell

Estate Gifts

  • Estate of Audrey Masters Anderson
  • Estate of Cleve Carney
  • Estate of Mildred Drew
  • Estate of Charles C. Haffner
  • Estate of Florence H. Hybl
  • L & V Knudsen Trust
  • Estate of Joan Ellen Martin
  • Estate of John O. Sacher
  • Estate of Donald and Dorothy White

* Italics indicate Trustee

^ Deceased


2014 Tribute and Memorial

The Morton Arboretum gratefully acknowledges the donors who chose to honor or recognize a friend or family member through a tribute or memorial gift from January 1 through December 31, 2014.

Tribute and Memorial Donors

$5,000 and above

  • Mr. Joseph Duffy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Amos Miner

$3,000–$4,999

  • Mr. Larry Bailey
  • Mr. Ernie Dittmann
  • Mrs. Marie Johnson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Tom Machalek
  • Mr. Odin Naderer and Dr. Angela Kashuba

$1,500–$2,999

  • Anonymous
  • Ms. Susan Asher
  • Mr. Larry Balmes
  • Ms. Katherine Becker
  • Dora Jane Bennett
  • Mr. Robert Corke
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Dehm
  • Ms. Margery Duffey
  • Mr. and Mrs. Diego Flores
  • Ms. Jill Gallagher
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Greco
  • Mr. John Heard
  • Mr. Florian Koerber
  • Ms. Carole Konetzki
  • Mr. Phillip Kweton
  • The Options Clearing Corporation
  • Ms. Melanie Payne
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Potter
  • Mr. Robert Radunzel
  • Mr. and Mrs. John Riordan
  • Mr. Kenneth Rojc
  • Ms. Karen Schwenk
  • Ms. Brandi Selby
  • Mrs. Catherine Stewart
  • Mrs. Kirstin Wells
  • Mrs. Deborah Wright

$1,000–$1,499

  • Mrs. Mary Fischer
  • Mrs. Judy Helland
  • Carl and Shay Jacobson
  • Mrs. Victoria Klimkiewicz
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Luthy
  • Ms. Bette Plass
  • Larry Robish

$500–$999

  • Anonymous
  • Mrs. Betty Lou Allured
  • Jean E. Allured
  • Mr. and Mrs. Rahul Bajaj
  • Todd and Camille Brainerd
  • Mr. Rod Carringer
  • Chicago White Sox Charities
  • Mr. and Mrs. Greg Compton
  • Mr. and Mrs. Basil Constantelos
  • Mr. and Mrs. Christopher T. Dabovich
  • Mr. and Mrs. Carlo D'Agostino
  • Mr. and Mrs. Dave Davenport
  • Ms. Julie DiLeonardi
  • Carol DiPietro
  • Mr. and Mrs. Carl Doolen
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Findling
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Frankenberger
  • Mrs. Gabriela Freese
  • Mr. Steven Froelich
  • Ms. Joyce Gambro
  • Cecilia Goertzen
  • Willard and Diana Greenhow
  • Mr. Harlan Grueneberg
  • Mr. and Mrs. James A. Hartless
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Heintz
  • Ms. Sharon Horvath
  • Illinois Bone Joint Institute
  • Ms. Denise Izatt
  • Father Guy Jelinek
  • Mr. Frank Jozefiak
  • Mr. and Mrs. William K. Knudsen
  • Ms. Stephanie Kushner
  • Mrs. Carol Marsch
  • Ms. Geri Matiasek
  • McCormick Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ernest McIntyre
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Miller
  • Ms. Therese Minnec
  • Mr. John Moloney
  • James and Barbara Norem
  • Ms. Kim Novella
  • Mrs. Angela Oetjens
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Olszewski
  • Ms. Margaret P. Payne
  • Mary T. Ramsden
  • Ms. Krissy Refakes and Mr. Eugene Refakes
  • Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Rodine
  • Mr. Matthew Sieber and Ms. Erin Peters
  • Dr. Bob Stone
  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Wells
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Weltyk
  • Western Springs Garden Club
  • Mr. and Mrs. James White
  • Mrs. Holly Whittier

$250–$499

  • Mr. Paul Adams and Ms. Jeanette DiBella
  • Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Anderson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Bartko
  • Ms. Elizabeth Bishop
  • Mr. and Mrs. William Bockelman
  • Ms. Helen Bogie
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joe Bonita
  • Mr. Kerry Bonner
  • Mr. and Mrs. James A. Brocato
  • Mrs. Linda Sue Brown
  • Ms. Angela Capozziello
  • Raymond M. Chapman
  • Mr. Greg Christensen
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard G. Cline
  • Ms. and Ms. Jeanne M. Crowe
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Dermenjian
  • Mr. David Divello
  • Meghan and Doyle
  • Mrs. Joanne East
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bill Fitting
  • Mr. and Mrs. Carl Geberbauer
  • Mr. and Mrs. David Gebraski
  • Ms. Joyce Gerk
  • Mr. William Gifford
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Green
  • Ms. Stephanie Heinzen
  • Mr. Joseph Hladik and Ms. Sharon Hladik
  • Mr. and Mrs. Lou Holland
  • Ms. Heather Huffman
  • Ms. Paula Jacobson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Jahrke
  • Mrs. Kendra Jaros
  • Mr. George Joch and Ms. Carol Schmidt
  • Mr. and Mrs. Harry F. Kamer
  • Ms. Margaret Kinlsey
  • Ms. Janet Lang
  • Walter and Mary Langbein
  • Arthur and Faith LaVelle
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Lee
  • Reverend Rita Kay Lochner and Mr. John Scruton-Wilson
  • Mr. and Mrs. Terrence B. Madden
  • Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mahady
  • Mrs. Katharyn Marcinek
  • Mr. and Mrs. P. D. Marini
  • Mrs. Linda Maters
  • Ms. Sue Mattioli
  • Mr. and Mrs. Charlie McDermott
  • Mr. Glenn Meekma
  • Mr. and Mrs. Peter Milianti
  • Ms. Emily Mills
  • Ms. Mary M. Moroney
  • Ms. Grace Morris
  • Ms. Paula Murphy and Mr. Christopher Murphy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Murphy
  • Ms. Dorothy O'Reilly
  • Dr. Margaret Otto
  • Mr. Matt Payne
  • People's Resource Center
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Redmond
  • Mr. Jerry Reinsdorf
  • Mr. Daniel Reishus
  • Mr. Timothy Rex
  • Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Richman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chet Rozanski
  • Mr. and Mrs. James Schaudt
  • Ms. Sandra Schmidt
  • Richard and Marjorie Schuham
  • Seton Montessori School
  • Ms. Judith Shepelak
  • Mr. and Mrs. Todd Smith
  • Harold Spinka
  • Ed Swires
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jim Uelentrup
  • Mr. Randy Varju
  • Mrs. Ruthann Ward
  • Ms. Libby Williams

2014 Tribute and Memorial Honorees

In Celebration of

  • Alida, Ron and Nora Anderson
  • Molly, Allison, Henry, Madelyn, and Liam Bishop
  • Bill and Ann Bockelman
  • Stephen Christensen
  • The Dabovich Family
  • Carlo and Sherri D'Agostino
  • Michelle and Derek Gambro
  • Rosalie and Charlie Haubner
  • Lou and Mary Holland
  • Lois, Denise and Edna Izatt
  • The Janet Lang Family
  • The Lavelles
  • Matt and Chris
  • Jim, Barbara, Katherine and Dave Norem
  • The Rodines
  • Barbara and James Schaudt
  • Michael J. Stamm
  • Ed and Joan Swires
  • Stephen, Barbara, Michael, Kathy, Matthew, and Annie Wells
  • Laura K. Wisniewski

In Honor of

  • The Balluff and LaMar Families
  • Emil and Donna Barenko
  • Carole and George Vatek
  • Fred and Sylvia Berg
  • Moira Buhse
  • Thomas and Constance Butler
  • Harriet Carlson Kweton
  • Richard and Jessee Collins
  • Basil and Carol Constantelos
  • Gerard Coop
  • John Corliss
  • Jay Crawford
  • Linda Cudworth
  • The Dehm Family
  • Carolyn M. Diehl
  • Patricia Dietzler
  • C. DWN and K. DWN
  • Chris Engel
  • Stan Ferguson
  • Dave and Sharon Garney
  • Loretta Gebraski
  • Dr. Barbara Giloth
  • Howary and Peggy Goldstein
  • Elizabeth Graham
  • Jim, Janet, Jorie and Devin Green
  • Johann Grieco
  • Ted Haffner
  • Audrey Harris
  • Audrey Harris
  • Cathy Henry
  • Don and Nancy Hill
  • Philip Holmes
  • Anne Houle
  • Ginia and Joe Jahrke
  • Pam and Jill Jared and Nina Freese-Allard
  • The Monks of St. Procopius Abbey
  • Darcy Johnston
  • Kim Jurkowski
  • Edward and Dorothy Keating
  • Teresa Kelly
  • Mr. and Mrs. Fred Krehbiel
  • Mr. and Mrs. John H. Krehbiel, Jr.
  • Pastor Chuck Langbein
  • Laurie Laz
  • HD and DM LOCHNER
  • Tom Luthy
  • Gary and Chris Mack
  • Norine Marousek
  • Dan and Debbie McDermott
  • Amos and Jean Miner
  • George Miner
  • Joanne and Theodore Mlsna
  • Nancy Moore
  • Harry and Grace Morris Family
  • Sherry and Joe Noorlag
  • The 12 Buddies
  • Katie Orend
  • Margaret Paul
  • Matt and Derek Payne
  • Greg Plutko
  • Kate Pravera
  • Luis Pagain and Soraima Regueiro
  • Andrew and Peggy Richman
  • Hazel Rodine
  • June Rogers
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rosenthal
  • Chet, Pat, Liz, and Cathy Rozanski
  • Magnolia and Emmy Rose
  • Don and Marti Schultz
  • Andrew Schuurmann
  • Judy Shepelak and George Vinyard
  • Debra Taylor
  • Mr. and Mrs. Martin Slark
  • Rich and Terri Smith
  • The Sulgit and Szulgit families
  • David Taussig
  • Mary Vanwormer
  • Beth Varney
  • Prairie Path Sweathogs Est. 1981
  • Western Springs Garden Club
  • Dorothy B. White
  • Joseph A. Williams
  • Ed and June Young

In Memory of

  • Stanley Allured
  • Marge, Verne and John Andrews and Anthony, Angeline and Naomi Klepek
  • Eleanor Angone
  • Devon Ann
  • Barbara Appler
  • Edith Atkins
  • Jerome August
  • Neva Bailey
  • Linda J. Barnes
  • Clarence A. Bangs
  • John Barner
  • Leta E. Bartecki
  • Gerard Bastrentaz
  • Leora Bauer
  • Walt Bauman's Sister
  • BBBC
  • Jean Becker
  • Dominic Bellini
  • Darlene Belmore
  • Robert Bennett
  • Cathy Berleman
  • Anne Beth
  • David Bielat
  • Charles and Rita Birch, Katie Langridge, Mike and Jenny Kossak
  • Heather Black
  • Phyllis Blanchard
  • Bob and Joan Blazejack
  • Patrick Bowling
  • Mary A. Brack
  • Mildred Braun
  • Emily Brissman
  • Brian E. Brown
  • Mary A. Buettner
  • Diana Buffenmyer
  • Fredrick Burnett
  • Michael Capozziello
  • Cleve Carney
  • Mary J. Casey
  • Muffin Cedoz
  • Ray and Gail Chapman
  • Ron Ciemmy
  • Bryan Clark
  • Everett Clark
  • Mary Coates
  • Robert G. Collins
  • Roger and Gloria Connelly
  • Aimee, Beth and Claire Corbett
  • Julie Ann Corke
  • Gregg P. Cristofaro
  • Maurine Crowe
  • Charles Crump
  • Francesco Cucchiara
  • Virginia Cuhy
  • Cash Czysczon
  • Paul W. Davidson
  • Ricardo Davila
  • Lee Davis
  • Elodia P. de Tapia
  • John Decker
  • Ally Deibert
  • Aurora DiLeonardi
  • Anthony DiLise
  • Elsie Dina
  • Cathy Baer Dittman
  • Pat Divello and Emily Sachs
  • Mary Sue Donohue
  • James Doyle
  • Kevin Doyle
  • Gail Dragon
  • Kathie M. Duffy
  • Robert Duncan
  • Robert L. East
  • Emily, Sandy, and Abby
  • Norbert Essig
  • David Farmer
  • Raymond Fatter
  • Marianne Fergus
  • Charles and DeEtta Ferguson
  • Kimberly Jean Fay
  • Bill Fischer
  • Bob Fischer
  • Robb Frank
  • Gerrie, Jim and Jimmy Frankenberger
  • William Friedlander
  • Benjamin Fullett
  • Adrian and Elise Gadkari
  • Caitrin Gadomski
  • Alden E. Gamage
  • Clarine T. Gengler
  • William Gernaey
  • Jean Geyer
  • Mary E. Giesebrecht
  • Sophie Golan
  • Nancy Linden Good
  • Mary Compton-Gordon and Gilbert Gordon
  • Stefan Gorecki
  • Nathan Joseph Grace
  • James Morgan Graham
  • Robert and Natalie Gralik
  • William Graves
  • Tad Greenhow
  • Patricia Griffin
  • Alice Morgan Grossman
  • Linda Grzbek
  • Helen Halverson
  • Rudy Hammaimeister
  • Calvin Hansen
  • Rosemary Hector
  • Nancy Jean Jahncke Herbert
  • Barbara Heuertz
  • Beverly Hilliard
  • Doc and Andy Hills
  • Kay Hilts
  • Jacquelyn Hindi
  • Jorgen Hirschberg
  • Nancy Sue Hobart
  • Dan Hollister
  • Wendy Horvat
  • John Hubbard
  • Charmaine Inge
  • Brad Ipema
  • Susan Jackson
  • Suzanne A. Jackson
  • Catherine Jacobson
  • Georgia T. Janzow
  • Elizabeth J. Jarz
  • Karen Jeffrey
  • Sylvia and George Joch
  • Dale and Marge Johnson
  • Leslie Johnson
  • Robert Johnson
  • Clayton and Corbin Jones
  • Stanley and Mary Jozefiak and Uncle Ed
  • Zofia Juda
  • Katherine Kalck
  • Lenny Kamenjarin
  • Dr. Janet Kamer
  • Gerald Kamin
  • Dana Kapadia
  • Glen Kasik
  • Bob Kastner
  • Edith Keane
  • Patricia Keevil
  • Sean Kenny
  • Shirley Kenyon
  • Gloria Kerrill
  • Nancy Ketvertis
  • Philip and Ellen Kimball
  • Frank V. Klimkiewicz
  • Lorraine Knight
  • Jan Knudsen
  • Eugenia Kocimski
  • Sigrid Koerber
  • Michael Kore
  • Joseph Kratville
  • Joe Krillenberger
  • Fran Krischunas
  • Nick Krizan
  • Joshua Roy Kurby
  • Johny Larsen
  • John and Mary Lechner
  • Robert Lee and Barbara Lee
  • Cody Ryan Leslie
  • George and Margaret Leveille
  • Steve Levenson
  • Charles A. Lewis
  • Phil LiCavoli
  • Nancy Licht
  • John and Millie Lill
  • Roger Lindberg
  • Ronald Link
  • Adam Kenneth Little
  • Lin Livermore
  • Winnie Lolich
  • Jim Long
  • Kenneth Long
  • Susan Long
  • Vicki Long
  • Christopher Lorek
  • Tomm Lorenzin
  • Christopher Lucas
  • Myra Lustofin
  • Marian Luthy-Failor
  • Nelda A. Mahady
  • Doc and Ethel Mancuso
  • Williard Manning
  • Joe Marconi
  • Marilyn and Bill Marier
  • Patric Marks
  • Andrew H. Marsch
  • Carol J. Martin
  • Chrysoula Mastrodimos
  • David Maters
  • Barbara Mathieu Currier
  • Chester W. Matiasek, Jr.
  • Grandma Annie Matykiewicz
  • Earl Maxson
  • Norb Mayer
  • Steven Mayer
  • Dennis McCann
  • Larry McCann
  • Jacob Chance McClanahan
  • Jerry McClanahan
  • Ben McCurtain
  • Terrance McGovern
  • Marie and Dick McIntyre
  • Raymond McJohn
  • Betty McKee
  • Jim and Lois McMahon
  • Bob Miller
  • Frank Miller
  • Rosa Miller
  • John Minnec
  • John Lee Mitchell
  • Elaine Marie Giraldi Moloney
  • Mary E. Moore
  • Debra Morisco
  • Stephanie Mrozkowski
  • Bill Murphy
  • Angie Nabicht
  • Benno J. Naderer
  • Rachel Naderer
  • Melinda Nations
  • Jess D. Nelson
  • Bob Nield
  • Donald Niermeyer
  • Devon Nytko
  • Ernie and Martha Ohrstrom
  • John Oliva
  • Carol Ostensen
  • R.J. Ostry
  • Audrey Otto
  • Bill Otto
  • Jane Overfield
  • Sharon Pacione
  • John Padbury
  • Tommy Padvano-Wartell
  • Ernesto Palma Palmero
  • Thomas E. Partin
  • Wally Paulus
  • Arlene Payne
  • Charles T. Payne
  • Margaret Arlene Payne
  • Phyllis Payne
  • Richard B. Perez
  • Zach Pfingston
  • John Pieper
  • Ruth M. Pierobon
  • Nancy Pippenger
  • Francis Piva
  • Celia Pope
  • Margaret Pordes
  • Elsie Porter
  • Joan Posejpal
  • Brooks Alexander Potter
  • Bernard Pranger
  • Carol Proft
  • Alice Pugacz
  • Carol Quentin
  • Nancy Radunzel
  • Dave Ramirez
  • Arick S. Ramsden
  • Andrea Barth Raveling
  • Claudia Reardon
  • Lyn Refakes
  • Natalie Reinertsen
  • Janice Richards
  • Jack D. Riddle
  • Frank Riley
  • Greg Risberg
  • Diane Roberts
  • Cheryl Robish
  • Roland Rogers
  • John F. Rojc
  • Louise Rooney
  • Lorraine F. and A. Henry Rossberg
  • William Ruetsche
  • Louis J. Sacco
  • Eric Sandquist
  • Griselda Santoni
  • James Santucci
  • Patrick Savage
  • Helen Sawisch
  • Phyllis Scherban
  • Leonard Schmit
  • Alyse Schroeder
  • Louis A Schultheiss
  • Vincent Scudiero
  • Monica Sestak
  • Sheila Shary
  • Marilyn Sheehan
  • Catherine Sieber
  • Joseph J. Simon
  • Lorraine Skidmore
  • Byron Skinner
  • Rose Marie Smith
  • Nicholas Spang
  • Joyce Spicer
  • Katherine Spinka
  • Kenneth Linn Stewart
  • Marjie Stone
  • John Stovall
  • Patricia Stovall
  • Charlotte Strahler
  • Thomas E. Strange
  • Norm Sturm
  • Marian Swanson
  • Michael Francis Szelagowski
  • Ed Tatlock
  • Norman Thompson
  • THP
  • Guillermo Mateo Tieso, Jr.
  • Sandra Jo Tijerina
  • Irene Troyanowski
  • Ray Truedson
  • Jacob T. Van Zant
  • Ryan James Vana
  • Pam Vanek
  • Robert Varney
  • Virginia Vaughn
  • James Virgilio
  • Marie Virgilio
  • Joseph and Monica Voldan
  • Nick Vrdoljak
  • Will and Adam
  • Amy Wagner
  • Jack Walsh
  • Douglas Ward
  • AnnMary White
  • James L. White, J. Todd White and Our Twins
  • Karen J. Wilczak
  • Dorothy Wilson
  • Claudine Woerner
  • Ted Wojciechowski
  • Dorothy, Bill, and Dave Wojtas
  • Steven Wright
  • Bille Young
  • Arlene Zaba
  • Anderson Zinsser
  • Sibylla Zinsser
  • Helen Zvan

Corporations, Foundations & Government

The Morton Arboretum gratefully acknowledges the following corporations, foundations, and government partners that made financial contributions between January 1 and December 31, 2014.

$100,000 and above

  • BP Foundation
  • Daniel P. Haerther Charitable Trust
  • Institute of Museum and Library Services
  • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • National Science Foundation

$50,000–$99,999

  • BMO Harris Bank
  • Chicago Wilderness Trust
  • ComEd, an Exelon Company
  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources
  • Molex Incorporated
  • Southern Illinois University
  • U.S. Bank
  • USDA Forest Service
  • USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services

$25,000–$49,999

  • Ball Horticultural Company
  • Bartlett Tree Experts
  • Bayer CropScience
  • The Brinson Foundation
  • Navistar
  • Northern Trust
  • Tree Research & Education Endowment Fund

$10,000–$24,999

  • Anonymous
  • Helen Brach Foundation
  • The Davey Tree Expert Company/The Care of Trees
  • Fernando Ereneta Financial Group of Raymond James
  • Horticultural Research Institute Endowment Fund
  • Illinois Arts Council
  • Lisle Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Nicor Gas
  • J. Frank Schmidt Family Charitable Foundation
  • Spraying Systems Co.
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Wheaton Eye Clinic

$5,000–$9,999

  • Amsted Industries
  • Aramark Corporation
  • Association of Zoological Horticulture
  • Chanticleer Foundation
  • William J. Clancy Foundation
  • Patrick and Anna M. Cudahy Fund
  • DuPage Medical Group
  • Indiana Department of Natural Resources
  • International Paper
  • Manaaki Foundation
  • SunCoke Energy
  • Valent U.S.A. Corporation

$2,500–$4,999

  • AthletiCo Ltd.
  • Huron Mountain Wildlife Foundation
  • Invesco
  • Pet Supplies Plus

$1,000–$2,499

  • The Alben F. Bates & Clara G. Bates Foundation
  • Center for Plant Conservation National Office
  • Darden Foundation
  • Dick Pond Athletics
  • Ecolab
  • GKN Foundation
  • Mainstreet Investment Advisors, LLC
  • Roux Associates
  • Syngenta Crop Protection
  • USDA ARS
  • Wells Fargo
  • Wheaton Garden Club

$250–$999

  • Alliance for Community Trees
  • The Benevity Community Impact Fund
  • Buck Services Incorporated
  • Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects
  • InterContinental Chicago O'Hare
  • Gerald A. & Karen A. Kolschowsky Foundation, Inc.

Matching Gift Companies

  • Anonymous
  • Akzo Nobel Services Inc.
  • Allstate Giving Campaign
  • Amsted Industries
  • Aon Foundation
  • AT&T Foundation
  • Bank of America Charitable Foundation
  • The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, Ltd.
  • Baxter International Foundation
  • BP Foundation, Inc.
  • Caterpillar Foundation
  • CNA Foundation
  • FM Global Foundation
  • GE Foundation
  • General Mills Foundation
  • Goldman, Sachs & Co.
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • IBM Corporation
  • Illinois Tool Works Foundation
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Kirkland & Ellis Foundation
  • The Leo Burnett Company, Inc.
  • McCormick Foundation
  • McDonald's Corporation
  • Merck Foundation
  • Microsoft
  • Motorola Foundation
  • Network for Good
  • NICE
  • Northern Trust
  • The Prudential Foundation
  • PWC
  • Salesforce.com Foundation
  • Sammons Financial
  • Schneider Electric North America Foundation
  • Takeda
  • Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.
  • Truist
  • United Way of Metropolitan Chicago
  • VMWare
  • William Harris Investors

2014 Designated Gifts

We are grateful to those donors who chose to support specific program opportunities at The Morton Arboretum.

  • Anonymous, Research
  • Alliance for Community Trees, Research
  • Association of Zoological Horticulture, Research
  • Athletico Physical Therapy, Exhibitions and Special Events
  • Ball Horticultural Company, Collections and Grounds
  • Bartlett Tree Experts, Exhibitions and Special Events, Plant Clinic
  • Bayer CropScience, Research
  • BMO Harris Bank, Exhibitions and Special Events
  • BP Foundation, Education
  • Helen Brach Foundation, Education
  • The Brinson Foundation, Education
  • Howard and Moira Buhse, Sterling Morton Library
  • Center for Plant Conservation National Office, Research
  • Chanticleer Foundation, Research
  • Chicago Botanic Garden, Research
  • Chicago Wilderness Trust, Research
  • William J. Clancy Foundation, Education
  • ComEd, an Exelon Company, Exhibitions and Special Events
  • Darden Foundation, Natural Areas Management
  • The Davey Tree Expert Company/The Care of Trees, Arbor Day
  • Dick Pond Athletics, Exhibitions and Special Events
  • DuPage Medical Group, Exhibitions and Special Events
  • Ecolab, Education
  • Exelon Foundation, Education
  • Ms. Barbara Jean Gore, Research and Security
  • Daniel P. Haerther Charitable Trust, New Plant Development
  • Ray Herr, Research
  • Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects, Research
  • Horticultural Research Institute Endowment Fund, Research
  • Huron Mountain Wildlife Foundation, Research
  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Research
  • Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Research
  • Institute of Museum and Library Services, Research
  • International Paper, Education
  • Invesco, xhibitions and Special Events
  • Martin J. and Susan B. Kozak Fund, Research
  • Molex Incorporated, Education
  • National Science Foundation, Research
  • Navistar, Children's Garden
  • Nicor Gas, Education
  • Susan C. O'Brien and Donald J. Arnold, Natural Areas Management
  • Pet Supplies Plus, Exhibitions and Special Events
  • Mr. and Mrs. Brian Renwick, Collections and Grounds
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chuck Roberg, Security
  • J. Frank Schmidt Family Charitable Foundation, Research
  • Janice Sommer, Natural Areas Management
  • Southern Illinois University, Research
  • SunCoke Energy, Education
  • Syngenta Crop Protection, Research
  • Tree Research & Education Endowment Fund, Education and Research
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, Research
  • U.S. Bank, Education
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Research
  • USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services, Research
  • USDA ARS, Research
  • USDA Forest Service, Research
  • Valent U.S.A. Corporation, Research
  • Wheaton Eye Clinic, Exhibitions and Special Events
  • Wheaton Garden Club, Education
  • Nancy M. and Douglas M. Yeager Family Foundation, Children's Garden
  • Michael Zubrzycki, Sterling Morton Library

2014 In-Kind Donors

  • Anonymous
  • Ball Horticultural Company
  • Ms. Ariadne P. Beck
  • Mr. Gary C. Bennett
  • Ms. Barbara Collins and Mr. Curt Collins
  • Dick Pond Athletics
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jon Duerr
  • Ms. Linn Eldred
  • Ruth H. Ganchiff and James Ballowe
  • Barbara Jean Gore
  • Ann B. Haverstock
  • Hub Group Inc.
  • Ms. Maureen Laurance
  • Lisle Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bruce McLeod
  • Ms. Heather Preston
  • Ms. Gail Quillman
  • Mr. and Mrs. Chuck Roberg
  • Sikich LLP
  • Ms. Muriel R. Smith
  • Ms. Janice Sommer
  • Mr. and Mrs. Michael Zubrzycki