Our Donors

Leadership Gifts - $1M and Above

Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

the Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust

Special Gifts - $500,000-$1M

Abbott Laboratories

Astellas USA Foundation

Baxter International, Inc.

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Founder - $250,000-$499,999

City of Chicago

Principal - $100,000-$249,000


Astellas Pharma US, Inc.

Champion - $50,000-$99,999

Archer Daniels Midland Company

DuPont Pioneer


Lundbeck, Inc.

Patron - $10,000-$49,999

Andrew Hull

Nancy Joseph-Ridge

K&L Gates LLP

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

David E. Miller and Peggy McTigue

Northwestern University

Pharmaceutical Researchers and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)

Nancy Searle

Trust Under the Will of John G. Searle

University of Illinois

Valent BioSciences Corporation

VWR International

Benefactor - $7,500-$9,999

Chicago Biomedical Consortium

Wilbur and Linda Gantz

Horizon Pharma

Eugene Sunshine

Fellow - $5,000-$7,499

Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO)

Ernst & Young LLP

Robert Metz

Elizabeth M. Parkinson

Perkins Coie

Brenda Russell

James Tyree

University of Chicago

Timothy Walbert

Advocate - $2,500-$4,999


Adams Street Partners

Advanced Clinical Services

Dr. Cathleen Dohrn

Elizabeth Estes

Forest City Enterprises


Integrated Project Management Company

Robert Kernstock

Kris Lutt

McKinsey & Company

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Paragon Pharmaceuticals

Ping Qiu

Norbert Riedel

Heidi Rockwood

Lawrence Schook

Tate & Lyle North America, Inc.

The Vistria Group

Paul Torrey

Mark J. Wanda

Associate - $1,500-$2,499


Henry S. Bienen

Michael Donaldson

Raymond Drymalski

Roy First

William Fitzsimmons

Mayebeth Hadfield

Al Heller

Arthur and Betsy Holden

Illinois Institute of Technology

Joseph Kuchta

Kevin Moore