Individual Giving

Individuals may support Champaign Urbana Ballet through donations which help fund the day-to-day needs of the company, scholarships, costumes, and underwrite the costs of providing dancers with professional quality performance opportunities. Individual donors of $100 or more receive Champaign Urbana Ballet's spring and fall newsletter and a listing in the playbills. Individual gifts may be restricted to specific programs; i.e. Tickets for Families, Project Pointe, scholarships.

For more information about individual donations, please contact Kay Greene, Executive Director, at 217.355.7317 or

Join our growing list of individual supporters.

Royal Benefactors (Over $1000)

  • Jianjun Cheng and Dan Shao ~ Deanna Doty ~ Jeff and Terri Facer ~ Brett and Kristin Feddersen ~ Steve and Kay Greene ~ Drs. Eric and Tamara Helfer ~ Mike and Connie Hosier ~ Masumi Iriye and David O'Brien ~ Iroquois Federal Foundation ~ George Kasbergen ~ Drs. Stuart and Terri King ~ Andrew and Meghan Kluesner ~ Stig and Deirdre Lanesskog ~ Tracy McCabe and Fabien Wecker  ~ David and Agatha Moll Charitable Fund ~ David and Janet Peshkin ~ William and Connie Pierce ~ Karen Rudolph and David Donnini ~ Sarah Spizzirri ~ Scott Willenbrock and Aida El-Khadra

Prima Donors ($500-$999)

  • Jonathan and Meredith Ebel ~ Robin Fierer-Wilson ~ Skip and Jenny Frost ~ Ezra Levin Foundation ~ George and Janet Roadcap ~ David and Risa Tewksbury ~  Robin Fierer-Wilson ~ Deborah Westjohn

Principal Patrons ($250-$499)

  • Philip and Patience Anders ~ Brian Beakley ~ Nancy Castro and Gillen Wood ~ John and Jan Chandler ~ John and Delores Jelinek ~ Tom and Brenda Koester ~ Shawn and Christy Lee ~ Kim and Denise Martin ~ Antonio and Tobey Martinez ~ Elizabeth Stegmaier and Steve Runkle ~ Lott and SuAnn Thomas ~ Katie Zimmerman

Corps de Ballet Supporters ($100-$249)

  • Bradley and Michelle Allen ~ Marc and Frances Ansel ~ Andrea Burchfield ~ Dov Cohen and Andrea Aguiar ~ Abi Castro ~ Alfred S. Davis ~ Andrew and Priscilla Fortier ~ Martha Gillette ~ Gloriana Gonzalez and Morten Lundsgaard ~ Jeffrey Haas and Gretchen Hoenes ~ Andrew and Laura Hall ~ Cinda Herren and Mike Haberman ~ Darrell Hoemann and Kathryn Rybka ~ Patricia Hosier ~ Ryan Howe ~ Cynthia Hoyle and Sheldon Katz ~ Gail Hug ~ Brice Hutchcraft ~ Akira and Mitsuko Iriye ~ Lisa Isaacs and Christopher Henning ~ Petra Jelinek and German Bollero ~ Christopher Kade and JoAnn McNaughton-Kade ~ Lilya Kaganovksy and Rob Rushing ~ Richard and Judy Kaplan ~ James and Celia Kraatz ~ William and Carol Kubitz ~ Sarah Liu ~ John and Heather Mangian ~ George and Liz Miley ~ Eric Minnick and Amy LaViers ~ Mehtab Mizan and Rummana Alam ~ Sean and Hope Morrison ~ Esther Patt ~ Neil and Peggy Pearson ~ George and Mary Perlstein ~ Ann-Christine Racette ~ Shaughnessey and Michelle Rice ~ Robeson Family Benefit Fund ~ Prudence Runkle ~ Denise Seif and Robert Laible ~ Bill and Jennifer Simmons ~ Greg Underhill and Shoba Raj-Underhill ~ Brian and Leisa White ~ John and Julie Wilcox ~ Deanna Williams and Young Kim ~ Jerry and Bonnie Ziegler

Friends of Ballet (up to $99)

  • ~ Linda Alexander ~ Ali Banihashem and Clare Crowston ~ Jim and Jennny Barrett ~ Lori Bell ~ Terry Boyer ~ Kenneth and Christine Bruce ~ Savannah Buch ~ Marcia Burns ~ David Cooper and Valeria Sobol ~ Stephanie Daniels ~ Stewart and Rebecka Dickson ~ Brandy Emberton ~ Chuck and Deb Feinen ~ Jonathan and Amy Freund ~ Wendy French ~ Beverly Friese ~ Katherine Galvin ~ Karen Greenwalt and David Hamilton  ~ Jim Hansen and Renée Trilling ~ Chris and Wendy Harris ~ Vickie Hemann and Matthew Kraatz ~ Sara Hiser ~ Dale Holt ~ Ryan Howe ~ Lisa Isaacs and Christopher Henning ~ Lilya Kaganovksy and Bob Rushing ~ Jim and Joanne Kenyon ~ David and Kathy Kinser ~ Patricia Koenitzer ~ Michael and Ali Lewis ~ Michael and Sinead Madigan ~ Darin and Jennifer McCoy ~ William Munro and Kathy Oberdeck ~ Joseph Miller ~ Justine Murison ~ Michelle Perry ~ Adam Pletcher ~ Rob and Erin Rypka ~ Karl Heinz and Dorothy Schoeps ~ Elizabeth Stern ~ Steve and Janet Summers ~ Mitch and Christine Swim ~ Maggie Tewksbury ~ Brent Trenhaile ~ Roger and Kristin Wetzel ~ John and Judy Wierschem ~ Brook Wind ~ Ralph and Gretka Wolfe