Donor List

We would like to thank the following people for their contributions to this effort. We could not do it without their support.

Platinum Donors (Over $1,000)

The Beutler Marden Family
Sarah Butterfass
Citizens for Quigley
In Memory of Linda ‘Grandma’ Ruder ❤️

Gold Donors ($500-$999)

Christine Cikowski
Karen Laine
Svati Patel
Michael Thomas / 7-Eleven 3800 N. Kedzie

Silver Donors ($250-$499)

Alexa, Brian, Willa, and Poppy the dog
BHHS KoenigRubloff Realty Group
Chi-Town Dog House
David Harrison
Mildred Kemp
Lea Leadbeater
A. Calkins Martinez
Calkins Martinez
Mariel Race
Supreme Beauty Parlor and Ross Smith, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services

Bronze Donors ($50-$249)

In Honor of Tiger Adams ❤️
Caitlin, Charlie, and Conrad Akier
Ann and Michael Balistierri
In Memory of Macy Baker by Toula Wilde ❤️
Adrian Bennett
Janice Benson
Nathan Berger
Chris and Judy Beutler
Elizabeth Bleeker
Karin Vander Ploeg Booth
Marc Blumer
Lyuba Bobova
Leon Bogdan
Laura Bolesta
In Honor of Barbara Bolesta ❤️
The Book Cellar
Mark and Mary Bookman
Peter Borkman
T.W. and D.L. Bougher
Molly Bukowski
Jodie Bultman
In Memory of Poncho Cahillane ❤️
Janet Carlson
Lisa Cleveland
Kate Jensen Cognac
Mark and Joni Croll
Adam Cullin
Jim Curry 
Lisa Davies
Carolyn Byerly-Dean
Patsy Dimm
Judith Downey
Patrick Dwyer
Karen Eisenstadt
Steve Fejes
Patrick & Nicole Fisher
Lauren Freeman
Dr. Marilyn Frey
John Friedman
Grace and Mike Gaughan
Maureen George
Holly Gerberding
Karen Gillespie
Sharon Glickman
Tara Goodarzi
Kristin Boeke-Greven
Kerry Fournier
Emily Haite
Elizabeth and Victor Haley
Anthony Heleine
Michael Heltzer
Eric Hritsuk
Shannon Hruza
Dean Huls
James Ida
In Memory of Tchoups and Georg ❤️
In Memory of Fonzie Sandblom, one of our community’s beloved dogs ❤️
In Memory of Fonzie Sandblom, who loved as well as he was loved! ❤️
Kathy Jayred
Kathy Jensen
Sally Jensen
David Johnson and Maureen Egan
Laura, Greg, Andrew, Copper, and Gryffin
Joan Levergood
Adam Levine
Alicia Logan
Chelsea Luse
Carol Maher
Madeline Major
Olga Manoski
Wendy Marks
Matthew Marsden
Annamae Martinez
Richard Matson
Terrie Matthes
Jacqueline McClelland
Jeanne Mervine
Maureen Miller
Kathleen Molnar
Brita Morland
Nayra Calderon Najera
Patrick Nash
Kimberly Nelson
Heather Neyer
Northside Aquatics Club
Patrick and Anita O’Connell
John O’Rourke
Kerry O’Rourke
Juli Omahen
Kelsey Overberg
Michael Partipilo
Aimee Parsons
Linda Parsons
Ronald Pawelko and Leah Weatherford
Kimberly Pool
Kaitlin Prijatel
Mariel Race
Nancy Rampson
Bridget & Louis Ray
Kristen Richie
Lynn Ringley
Jean Rogers
Bette Rosenstein and John Brix
James Sadowski
Joe, Joanna and Gozer Schneider
Sigrid Schmidt
Diane Sciacca
Sean Scott
Lynn Sheck
Mitch Silver
SitSocial and Ian Sherwin Gallery 
Straight North
Ryon, Tammy, and Deanna Sumner
Logan Taira
Daniel Vittum
Natasha White
Mark Yurcheshe
In-Kind Donations
Align Joint & Spine
The Attractivators
Douglas J Aveda Institute
Big Fork Bacon Sausage
Black Dog Gelato
Bloom Yoga Studios
The Book Cellar
Peter Borkman
Bottles & Cans
Breakroom Brewery
Brookfield Zoo
Bub City
Building Blocks Toy Store
Cafe Ba Ba Reeba
Cafe Selmarie
Carol’s Event Staffing
Canine Crews
Chicago Athletic Clubs
Chicago Architecture Center
Chicago Bears
Chicago Cubs
Chicago White Sox
Chicago Wolves
Christina Carter
Churro Waffle
Club Pilates
Colectivo Coffee
Comedy Sportz Chicago
Congressman Mike Quigley
Cuddle Clones
Daily Bar and Grill/Atlas Brewing
Davis Theater
Deana Rose Jewelry
Divvy Up Socks
Doggie Works
Dog Wash and Supply Company
Dovetail Brewery
Dovetail Studios
Phil and Marsha Dowd
DSpa Grooming
Eli’s Cheesecake
Embark Vet DNA
Embellish Boutique
Empirical Brewery
Enjoy, an Urban General Store
Eris Brewery & Cider House
Famous Dave’s BBQ
Farmhouse Chicago
Few Spirits
The Field Museum
First Ascent Climbing & Fitness
Fleming’s Steakhouse
Flight Club Social Darts
Amber Flores
Cynthia Fox
Fox Hair Salon
Fresh is Best
Grace Gaughan
Andy and Sarah Graff
The Grateful Dawg
Graystone Tavern
The Great Escape Room
The Grind Cafe
Henry Dog Design
Hinsdale Humane Society
Home Depot Store #1980
Honey Butter Fried Chicken
Aaron Housten
Ina Pinkney (the Breakfast Queen)
International Museum of Surgical Science
Iris Piercing and Jewelry Gallery
Sally Jensen
Jerry’s Sandwiches
Jookie – A Portrait Studio
Knit 1
Koval Distillery
Kuma’s Corner
Lagunitas Brewing Company
Karen Laine
Lakeshore Athletic Clubs
Dr Derrick Landini at Heal Veterinary Clinic
Leader Bar
Lena Rose Beauty
Liberation Press
Lincoln Hall + Schuba’s
Lincoln Square Pottery Studio
Lizard’s Lounge
Lou Malnati’s
Lucky Strike Social
Lutz Bakery
Ben Marden
Mata Traders
Medieval Times
Midnight Circus in the Parks
Miko’s Italian Ice
Mon Ami Gabi
Murphy’s Bleachers
Chris Murray
Nando’s Peri Peri Chicken
Nick’s Pizza & Pub
Noon Whistle Brewing
NorthCenter Animal Hospital
Orange Theory Fitness
Osteria Via Stato
Paper Source
Pawsome Dogs Dog Training
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Pet Your Shirt
Pete’s Place
Pitchfork Food & Saloon
Pitter Patter Parenting
Plants, Inc
Pretty Peculiar Pets
Pure Barre
The Rambler
Ravenswood Animal Hospital
Bridget and Louis Ray
Real Soda Midwest
Revolution Brewing
Rock River Eyewear
Ruff Haus Pets
Savory Spice Shop
Marc Schlossman
Second City
Shear Elegance
Shedd Aquarium
Siskel Film Center
Six Point Pet
Sky High Sports
Spiteful Brewing
Stay – A Dog Hotel
Strange Cargo Tees
Superdawg Drivein
Tina Stavrou
Diane Sutliff
Supreme Beauty Parlor
Sutton Studios
Synnott Imaging Systems
Tanos Pizza
Templestowe Pub
Timeless Toys
Tiny Lounge
Tito’s Vodka
Topaz Vintage Jewelry
Trader Joe’s
Uncle Dan’s Outfitters
Urban Athlete
Urban Pooch
Village Paperie
Waxman Candles
Windy City Playhouse
Wrightwood Tap
4 Legs Pets


Kevin Anderson
Annie Anton-Johnson
Phil Baker
Kristen Beck
Karen Benson
Nicole Bernat
Erica Beutler
Julie Blackburn
Laura Bolesta
Julie Cahalline
Danny Coval
Rica Fils
Corinne Fleming
Amber Flores
Armando Flores
Grace Gaughan
Holly Gerberding
Karen Gillespie
Jessica Gutierrez
Claire Haasl
Shannon Hammond
Rachel Hancock
Michael Heltzer
Lindsay Hugh
Sally Jensen
Richard Johnson
Tad Kolke
Julie LaEace
Rosey and John Laurie
Jack Leiby
Michelle Linke
Brian Locklear
Paul Lohbauer
Max Lombardi
Carol Maher
The Marden Family
James McDonough
Marissa Merritt
Jason Misuinas
Jean Neiderman
Kerry O’Rourke
Megan Ouimet
Erin Richard
Virginia Roberts
Luke Ross
Tal Rubin
Todd Ruder
Dara Salk
Dana Stein
Linsey Sabielny
Terri Sandblom
Steve Sandblom
Ava Schlossman
Peter Schlossman
Sigrid Schmidt
Will Serge
Lynn Sheck
Emily Shubeck
Chris Soroka
Pam True
Dave VanFossen
Sara Zimmerman
We would also like to thank former Alderman Deb Mell and staff; former Alderman Ameya Pawar and staff; former Alderman Dick Mell; State Representative Jaime Andrade; State Representative Ann Williams; Congressman Mike Quigley;  Horner Park Supervisor Deb Groh, former Park Supervisor Tom McManamon and the entire Horner Park staff; Heather Gleason, Doreen O’Donell, Maya Solis, Janis Taylor, Michael Lange, Nate Lovey, Claudine Malik, Bob Foster, Mike Brown and the rest of the Chicago Park District team; Friends of the Park; Christy Webber Landscapes, especially Jonathon Smith and Tiffany Danielle; Clayton Ruyle of The Care of Trees; Jonathan Miller and the Baxter & Woodman team; the Ravenswood Manor Improvement Association; the Horner Park Advisory Council; all of the folks from other DFAs who have shared their knowledge with us; the 700 people who took the time to sign the petition for a dog friendly area; and everyone who follows us on social media and helps us spread the good word about the DFA initiative. Thank you.

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