Donors and Contributors

Co-Authors of Our Next Chapter

Through your kind support and generosity, we are able to write the next chapter, transforming our library and creating a community center for Highwood.


Join this amazing team of donors and Donate today, or fill out the Contact Form to learn how you can help! 

Thank You to our Supporters


State of Illinois Construction Challenge Grant

$250,000 - $499,999

John and Kathleen Schreiber Family Foundation

$50,000 - $99,999

Abbott Laboratories

$25,000 - $49,999

Anonymous Donor

$10,000 - $24,999

The Grainger Foundation

Eddie Goldman

Cindy and Andy Hamilton

Jason Muelver and Jenny Lauth Charitable Fund

Lucy and Jim Hospodarsky

Prue and Frank Beidler

$5,000 - $9,999

Expedia Group

Anonymous Donor

North Shore Gas Community Fund

Sante Mary Louise Franchini

Bank of Highwood - Fort Sheridan

Janell and Jerry Cleland


$2,500 - $4,999

Tina and Frank Ventura Charitable Fund

Anonymous Donor

Jill and Tim Cunniff

Lynda Erf

Christ Church of Lake Forest

$1,000 - $2,499

Barbara G. and Steven Lippai Charitable Fund

Nancy and David Napalo

Laura and Ira Singer

Patti and Michael Frazin

Josie and Stuart Hamilton

First Bank of Highland Park

$500 - $999

Jenny and Peter Meyerhoff

Elaine Affinito

Jay Freedman

Whitney Hovan-Lee

Ann and Ron Riebock

Patricia and Paul Krause

$250 - $499

Maria Bengtson

$50 - $249

Carol Louise and Henry Kohn

Tom Gilbertson

Joseph Ross

Judy and Bill Lolli

Eric and Kim Ephraim

Louise Hospodarksky

Bonny and Harvey Gaffen

Sarah Topal

Regina Lind

Maureen and Jeff Miller

Trevor DeSilva

Carolyn and Dru Kuperman

David Borovsky

Krista and Jim Hanson

Christine and Gregory Kaefer

Jessica and Charlie Pecaro

Lois and Sid Barnwell

Catherine Regalado

Carol and Tom O'Donnell

Janine and Brad VanVark

Amy Waickman

Anne and Eric Twadell


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