Major Donors

Our Major Donors are a special group of friends who annually contribute $5,000 or more to Chicago Public Media. These gifts provide the critical resources which allow us to sustain our current programming while keeping an eye toward the future and opportunities to expand and create the innovative programming and online content you so value.  
In addition to the satisfaction of providing much needed support, Major Donors enjoy many extraordinary benefits including; lunch with Torey Malatia, our President and CEO, VIP tickets to exclusive events throughout the year, a dedicated staff member to answer all Chicago Public Media questions and provide personal assistance for any Chicago Public Media needs, an invitation to our exclusive annual Major Donor Event and much, much more.
Major Donors Membership Benefits:
    * lunch with President and CEO, Torey Malatia (to be mutually arranged)
    * an invitation to the annual Major Donor Event, an exclusive and intimate evening bringing you conversation, insight and perspective that only Chicago Public Media can provide.
    * a dedicated staff member to answer all Chicago Public Media questions and provide personal assistance for any Chicago Public Media needs
    * a quarterly letter directly from President and CEO Torey Malatia providing a personal update on the station, it’s opportunities and challenges
    * two VIP tickets to Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! each year
    * discounted rental prices for all of Chicago Public Media’s Facility Rentals including the Community Room, the waterfront Terrace and the Jim and Kay Mabie Performance Studio
    * three on-air dedications to use throughout the year
    * all general membership benefits
Please consider increasing the power of your gift to Chicago Public Media by becoming a Major Donor member today. If you are already a Major Donor, thank you for your generous support.  We hope you will  consider increasing the amount of your gift and therefore ensuring the continued success of programming that so many listeners count on everyday.
For more information, please contact Nia Tavoularis, Director of Major Gifts at 312.948.4686.