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Thank You to All Who Support Marriage Equality!

To learn how you, your business or your organization can be recognized as a supporter of the March on Springfield, visit our “donate” page or contact Tracy Baim: (773) 387-2394, tracy@windycitymediagroup.com.

Corporate Sponsors:

Visit our “donate” page to become a Corporate Sponsor


Small Business Sponsors:

AIDS Foundation of Chicago
Chicago Black Gay Men's Caucus
Deaf Communication by Innovation, Chicago
Graphic Image Corp., Chicago
Lambda Legal, Illinois
Kurth Lampe, Chicago
Love Your Website, Chicago
Newsweb Corp., Chicago
Ro-Bro Marketing & Public Relations, Chicago

Chicago House
Equal Mark, New York
Minibar, Chicago
Progress Bar, Chicago
Spyners Pub, Chicago
Vicious Muse, Chicago

Individual Donors:

Michael Leppen
Laura Ricketts
Nan Schaffer and Karen Dixon

Silver - Ladybug:
Tracy Baim
Brent Holman-Gomez
Kate Kemper

Bronze - Honey Bee:
Mike Crosby
Erik Larson and Anthony Pinizzotto
Gail Morse
Trey Polesky, LCSW

Samantha Abeysekera
Evette Cardona
Jessica Heiden
Scott Stuart

Kevin Boyer
Minnie Fallon
Bruce Lang
Jane Saks

Joy Christopher
Edward Gogol
Lee Reinhart

Gypsy Moth
Terry Cosgrove
Kim Hunt
George Lynch
Diane Mareci

Additional supporters
Maribeth Conway
William B. Kelley
Debbie Kerrigan
Edith Nieves

“We’re Going” Community Partners

AIDS Foundation of Chicago
Equality Illinois Education Project
Oak Park Area Lesbian & Gay Association
Planned Parenthood of Illinois
The Civil Rights Agenda
Gay Liberation Network
Test Positive Aware Network (Chicago)

Media Sponsors:

Windy City Media Group / Windy City Times, Chicago
Grab Magazine, Chicago
Nightspots Magazine, Chicago
Chicago Phoenix, Chicago
The Best Of Gay Chicago
The L Stop, Chicago
The Vital Voice, St. Louis
The Word, Indianapolis
BOI Magazine, Chicago
Windy City Queercast

March Captains:

March Captains are individuals or organizations who will get 20 people to come to the March on Springfield. Whether mobilizing carpools, group train travel, or booking a private bus, as a March Captain your job is to get people to Springfield. To sign up as a March Captain, contact Kevin Boyer at (847) 436-324, kevinboyer63@gmail.com.

Ian & Julie Andrusyk, Chicago
LaGenia Bailey, Chicago
Tracy Baim and Jean Albright, Chicago
Brad Bartels, Oak Park
Kevin Boyer & Bobby Hoeppner, Chicago

Clinton Brown, Charleston
Sandi Bruegger, Edwardsville
Karen Calahan & Sue Sasso, Chicago
Dougie Collins, Chicago
Jonna Cooley, PhD, Springfield

Brandy Donaldson, Rock Island/Quad Cities
Colleen Egan & Syndy Zeigenfuss, Chicago
Doug Ferguson & Chip Howard, Chicago
Marcus Fogliano, Normal
Rene Friedman, Chicago

Jade Hart, Springfield
Waymon Hudson & Anthony Niedwiecki, Chicago
Kaiya Iverson, Lisle
Ray Johnson, Oak Park
Kyle Klatt, Pride@Groupon, Chicago

Betty Lark Ross, Latin School, Chicago
Sarah Lohrbach & Kim Knott, Kankakee
Jim LoBianco and Anthony D'Amato
Anthony Martinez, TCRA, Chicago
Elsie Mills, Lisle

Christine Nannicelli, Chicago
Br. Michael Oboza, Park Ridge
Aimee Pine & Maggie Koehler, Chicago
Jose Ramirez, Berwyn
Julio Rodriguez & David Sinski, Chicago

Annika Rothbaum, Oak Park
Linda Ryherd-Schroeder, Decatur
Vincent Samar, Chiago
Marquell Smith, Chicago
Sean Smith, Chicago
Richard Streetman, Chicago
Rene Verry, Decatur

Contact Us

Tracy Baim    Telephone: 773-387-2394     E-mail: tracy@marchonspringfield.com